Period
to 21 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 6 months to 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 434 486 424
Rank change year-on-year +52 -62 +75
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 142 178 399
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.40% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.59% 2.01% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 109 161 361
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £37,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.91% -8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%

Ubuntu is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,480 8,871 13,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.59% 19.80% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,451 7,278 11,276
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £48,510 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in London.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in London over the 6 months to 21 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the London region over the 6 months to 21 April 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +70 31 £75,000 +30.43% 12
South London +7 5 £63,750 +2.00%
West London +42 3 - - 2
East London +17 1 £45,000 -21.74% 2
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 142 (100.00%) Linux
2 88 (61.97%) AWS
3 79 (55.63%) CentOS
4 65 (45.77%) DevOps
5 55 (38.73%) Windows
5 55 (38.73%) Red Hat
6 52 (36.62%) Docker
7 43 (30.28%) Puppet
7 43 (30.28%) Firewall
8 42 (29.58%) Ansible
9 41 (28.87%) Kubernetes
10 40 (28.17%) Azure
10 40 (28.17%) Python
11 38 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (26.76%) Terraform
12 37 (26.06%) Finance
13 32 (22.54%) VMware
14 31 (21.83%) SQL
14 31 (21.83%) Jenkins
14 31 (21.83%) Windows Server
15 30 (21.13%) Git (software)
16 29 (20.42%) Unix
16 29 (20.42%) Microsoft
17 27 (19.01%) Debian
18 26 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (18.31%) Bash Shell
19 24 (16.90%) Active Directory
19 24 (16.90%) Apache
20 22 (15.49%) HTTP
20 22 (15.49%) Configuration Management

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (16.90%) Apache
2 16 (11.27%) nginx
3 13 (9.15%) Apache Spark
3 13 (9.15%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (8.45%) Confluence
4 12 (8.45%) IIS
5 6 (4.23%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.52%) Drupal
6 5 (3.52%) Facebook Platform
6 5 (3.52%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.52%) Red Hat Fuse
7 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.41%) Jetty
9 1 (0.70%) CMS
9 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.93%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 88 (61.97%) AWS
2 40 (28.17%) Azure
3 16 (11.27%) Amazon ECS
4 10 (7.04%) Amazon EKS
5 9 (6.34%) Microsoft 365
6 8 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (5.63%) Amazon S3
7 7 (4.93%) Power Automate
7 7 (4.93%) Power Platform
7 7 (4.93%) SaaS
7 7 (4.93%) Zapier
8 6 (4.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (4.23%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 6 (4.23%) Serverless
9 5 (3.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (3.52%) AWS CodePipeline
9 5 (3.52%) AWS Fargate
9 5 (3.52%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (3.52%) DigitalOcean
9 5 (3.52%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 43 (30.28%) Firewall
2 22 (15.49%) HTTP
3 18 (12.68%) TCP/IP
4 16 (11.27%) SAN
5 15 (10.56%) DNS
6 11 (7.75%) VPN
7 10 (7.04%) DHCP
8 9 (6.34%) FIX Connectivity
9 8 (5.63%) SSL
9 8 (5.63%) WAN
10 7 (4.93%) Network Security
10 7 (4.93%) VLAN
11 5 (3.52%) HTTPS
11 5 (3.52%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (3.52%) iSCSI
11 5 (3.52%) SNMP
12 4 (2.82%) FTP
12 4 (2.82%) LAN
12 4 (2.82%) NAS
12 4 (2.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.08%) MySQL
2 13 (9.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (7.04%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.93%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.23%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (3.52%) Big Data
6 5 (3.52%) Redis
7 4 (2.82%) FileMaker
7 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.11%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.11%) HBase
8 3 (2.11%) Impala
8 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.41%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.41%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Ignite
10 1 (0.70%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 31 (21.83%) Jenkins
2 30 (21.13%) Git (software)
3 18 (12.68%) JIRA
4 13 (9.15%) Maven
5 11 (7.75%) TeamCity
6 10 (7.04%) GoCD
6 10 (7.04%) Travis CI
7 8 (5.63%) Bitbucket
8 7 (4.93%) IntelliJ
8 7 (4.93%) Postman
9 6 (4.23%) git-flow
9 6 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (3.52%) Mockito
10 5 (3.52%) SonarQube
10 5 (3.52%) TestNG
10 5 (3.52%) WebStorm
11 4 (2.82%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.82%) webpack
12 3 (2.11%) Bitbucket Server
12 3 (2.11%) Fiddler
General
1 37 (26.06%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Banking
3 7 (4.93%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.11%) Games
4 3 (2.11%) Law
4 3 (2.11%) Legal
4 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (24.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (19.01%) Developer
3 21 (14.79%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (9.15%) Consultant
6 11 (7.75%) Architect
6 11 (7.75%) Automation Engineer
6 11 (7.75%) Senior DevOps
6 11 (7.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.04%) Administrator
7 10 (7.04%) DevOps Automation Engineer
7 10 (7.04%) Senior Automation Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Analyst
8 9 (6.34%) Applications Support
8 9 (6.34%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (6.34%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
8 9 (6.34%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.93%) Python Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.97%) JSON
2 15 (10.56%) RESTful
3 14 (9.86%) Kafka
4 13 (9.15%) Web Services
5 12 (8.45%) XML
6 11 (7.75%) Spring
7 10 (7.04%) CSS
7 10 (7.04%) HTML
7 10 (7.04%) REST
7 10 (7.04%) Zuul
8 9 (6.34%) Apache NiFi
8 9 (6.34%) FIX Protocol
9 8 (5.63%) LDAP
9 8 (5.63%) Node.js
10 7 (4.93%) LAMP
10 7 (4.93%) Spring Boot
11 6 (4.23%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.23%) SOAP
12 5 (3.52%) JDBC
12 5 (3.52%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (7.04%) Virtual Team
3 9 (6.34%) Clustering
3 9 (6.34%) Eurex
3 9 (6.34%) Organisational Skills
4 7 (4.93%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.93%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.93%) Social Media
5 6 (4.23%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.52%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.52%) Derivative
6 5 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.52%) User Experience
7 4 (2.82%) Replication
8 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.41%) Life Science
8 2 (1.41%) Online Games
9 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Linux
2 79 (55.63%) CentOS
3 55 (38.73%) Windows
4 31 (21.83%) Windows Server
5 29 (20.42%) Unix
6 27 (19.01%) Debian
7 14 (9.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (6.34%) Mac OS
8 9 (6.34%) Solaris
9 6 (4.23%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.11%) SUSE
11 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.41%) CoreOS
12 2 (1.41%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.70%) Alpine Linux
13 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.70%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.77%) DevOps
2 38 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (15.49%) Configuration Management
4 17 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (10.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (9.15%) Fintech
7 12 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (7.04%) Blue-Green Deployment
9 10 (7.04%) Canary Deployment
9 10 (7.04%) Computer Science
9 10 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (7.04%) ETL
9 10 (7.04%) Runbook
10 9 (6.34%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 9 (6.34%) API Design
10 9 (6.34%) Client Onboarding
10 9 (6.34%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.34%) ITIL
10 9 (6.34%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.17%) Python
2 31 (21.83%) SQL
3 26 (18.31%) Bash Shell
4 21 (14.79%) PowerShell
5 20 (14.08%) Java
6 15 (10.56%) JavaScript
6 15 (10.56%) Perl
7 10 (7.04%) Ruby
8 9 (6.34%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.93%) Java 8
9 7 (4.93%) PHP
10 5 (3.52%) ES6
11 3 (2.11%) Groovy
12 2 (1.41%) C
12 2 (1.41%) C#
12 2 (1.41%) Scala
13 1 (0.70%) AWK
13 1 (0.70%) C++
13 1 (0.70%) Go
13 1 (0.70%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 13 (9.15%) Degree
2 12 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (4.93%) CCNA
4 7 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.11%) CCNP
7 2 (1.41%) AWS Certification
7 2 (1.41%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.70%) CISSP
8 1 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.70%) GIAC
8 1 (0.70%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.70%) MCSE
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.70%) SANS
8 1 (0.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.97%) QA
2 5 (3.52%) SLA
3 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.11%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (1.41%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (1.41%) NCSC
System Software
1 52 (36.62%) Docker
2 26 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (16.90%) Active Directory
4 13 (9.15%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.34%) vSphere
6 6 (4.23%) StorNext
6 6 (4.23%) Xsan
7 5 (3.52%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.11%) KVM
8 3 (2.11%) NFS
9 2 (1.41%) Samba
9 2 (1.41%) vCloud
9 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.70%) Ceph
10 1 (0.70%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.70%) Lustre
10 1 (0.70%) oVirt
10 1 (0.70%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (30.28%) Puppet
2 42 (29.58%) Ansible
3 41 (28.87%) Kubernetes
4 38 (26.76%) Terraform
5 10 (7.04%) ZABBIX
6 8 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (4.23%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (4.23%) Nagios
8 5 (3.52%) Nessus
9 4 (2.82%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (2.82%) NetBackup
9 4 (2.82%) Prometheus
9 4 (2.82%) SCDPM
10 3 (2.11%) Packer
11 2 (1.41%) Opsgenie
11 2 (1.41%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.70%) Consul
12 1 (0.70%) Icinga
Vendors
1 55 (38.73%) Red Hat
2 32 (22.54%) VMware
3 29 (20.42%) Microsoft
4 20 (14.08%) Cisco
5 13 (9.15%) HP
5 13 (9.15%) Oracle
6 10 (7.04%) Dell
6 10 (7.04%) Juniper
7 9 (6.34%) Bloomberg
7 9 (6.34%) CQG
7 9 (6.34%) Fidessa
7 9 (6.34%) ION Trading
7 9 (6.34%) Patsystems
7 9 (6.34%) Reuters
7 9 (6.34%) Trayport
8 8 (5.63%) SonicWALL
8 8 (5.63%) Supermicro
9 7 (4.93%) Brocade
9 7 (4.93%) EMC
10 6 (4.23%) NetApp