Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 598 377 540
Rank change year-on-year -221 +163 -42
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 108 88 202
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.37% 2.32% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 72 153
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,375 £32,100
25th Percentile £51,563 £50,625 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £83,750 £74,063 £80,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £83,750 £109,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £54,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.26% +14.74% -9.52%

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 7,868 3,801 11,757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.58% 19.40% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5,424 3,215 9,725
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,846 £28,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £58,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +6.84% +1.74%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -59 29 £75,000 +7.14% 7
West London - 8 £50,000 - 4
East London - 1 £35,000 - 1
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 65 (60.19%) Python
3 58 (53.70%) AWS
4 57 (52.78%) Docker
5 49 (45.37%) DevOps
6 40 (37.04%) Ansible
6 40 (37.04%) CentOS
7 39 (36.11%) Red Hat
8 37 (34.26%) Kubernetes
8 37 (34.26%) Terraform
9 33 (30.56%) Git (software)
10 32 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (27.78%) Bash Shell
12 29 (26.85%) Finance
13 28 (25.93%) Windows
14 27 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 25 (23.15%) Unix
16 24 (22.22%) Perl
17 23 (21.30%) PowerShell
17 23 (21.30%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 22 (20.37%) Jenkins
18 22 (20.37%) Azure
18 22 (20.37%) Configuration Management
19 21 (19.44%) Puppet
19 21 (19.44%) GCP
20 20 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
20 20 (18.52%) Firewall
20 20 (18.52%) SQL
21 19 (17.59%) Banking
22 16 (14.81%) Google

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 14 (12.96%) nginx
2 7 (6.48%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.70%) Apache
3 4 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.78%) Jetty
5 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.93%) Confluence
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) 1Password
Cloud Services
1 58 (53.70%) AWS
2 22 (20.37%) Azure
3 21 (19.44%) GCP
4 10 (9.26%) Amazon S3
5 9 (8.33%) SaaS
6 8 (7.41%) Datadog
7 7 (6.48%) Microsoft 365
8 6 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (5.56%) Serverless
9 5 (4.63%) GitHub
10 4 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (3.70%) Route 53
11 3 (2.78%) Azure Stack
11 3 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (2.78%) PaaS
12 2 (1.85%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (1.85%) IaaS
13 1 (0.93%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.52%) Firewall
2 13 (12.04%) DNS
3 12 (11.11%) DHCP
3 12 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 9 (8.33%) FIX Connectivity
4 9 (8.33%) HTTP
5 7 (6.48%) Broadband
6 4 (3.70%) 5G
6 4 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (3.70%) LAN
6 4 (3.70%) VPN
6 4 (3.70%) WAN
7 3 (2.78%) Network Security
7 3 (2.78%) SAN
8 2 (1.85%) VLAN
9 1 (0.93%) IPsec
9 1 (0.93%) Junos
9 1 (0.93%) NAS
9 1 (0.93%) SNMP
9 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.96%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (11.11%) MySQL
3 9 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
3 9 (8.33%) QGIS
3 9 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.63%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.85%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.85%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.85%) OpenStack Swift
5 2 (1.85%) Redis
6 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 22 (20.37%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.56%) JIRA
4 5 (4.63%) GitLab
5 4 (3.70%) Subversion
6 3 (2.78%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.78%) Maven
7 2 (1.85%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.85%) JUnit
7 2 (1.85%) Postman
7 2 (1.85%) webpack
8 1 (0.93%) AppScan
8 1 (0.93%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.93%) GCC
8 1 (0.93%) GDB
8 1 (0.93%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (26.85%) Finance
2 19 (17.59%) Banking
3 10 (9.26%) Social Skills
4 5 (4.63%) Advertising
5 4 (3.70%) Law
6 3 (2.78%) Games
6 3 (2.78%) Retail
6 3 (2.78%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.85%) International Banking
7 2 (1.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (23.15%) Developer
2 18 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (13.89%) Python Developer
3 15 (13.89%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Support Analyst
5 12 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (10.19%) Site Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 9 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) Administrator
8 8 (7.41%) Platform Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (6.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Lead Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.89%) Node.js
2 12 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 11 (10.19%) Django
3 11 (10.19%) Flask
4 10 (9.26%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (9.26%) Web Services
5 9 (8.33%) SQLAlchemy
6 5 (4.63%) Kafka
7 4 (3.70%) CSS
7 4 (3.70%) HTML
8 3 (2.78%) JSON
8 3 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (2.78%) React
8 3 (2.78%) REST
8 3 (2.78%) Swagger
8 3 (2.78%) XML
9 2 (1.85%) CSS3
9 2 (1.85%) PHP-FPM
9 2 (1.85%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.85%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Eurex
2 7 (6.48%) Social Media
3 6 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.70%) Cloud Native
4 4 (3.70%) Clustering
4 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.70%) NHS
4 4 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.78%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.78%) Tandem
6 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.85%) Online Games
6 2 (1.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) Derivative
7 1 (0.93%) Life Science
7 1 (0.93%) Social Network
7 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (37.04%) CentOS
3 28 (25.93%) Windows
4 27 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (23.15%) Unix
6 12 (11.11%) Debian
6 12 (11.11%) Solaris
7 9 (8.33%) SUSE
8 7 (6.48%) CoreOS
9 5 (4.63%) Windows Server
9 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.70%) Windows 10
10 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.93%) Alpine Linux
11 1 (0.93%) Android
11 1 (0.93%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.93%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.37%) DevOps
2 32 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.30%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 22 (20.37%) Configuration Management
5 16 (14.81%) ITIL
6 15 (13.89%) Infrastructure as Code
7 14 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (12.04%) Software Engineering
9 11 (10.19%) Change Management
10 10 (9.26%) Analytics
10 10 (9.26%) Fintech
11 9 (8.33%) Actionable Insight
11 9 (8.33%) Client Onboarding
11 9 (8.33%) Data Science
11 9 (8.33%) Machine Learning
11 9 (8.33%) Migration
12 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Automation
12 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 7 (6.48%) Automated Trading
14 6 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 65 (60.19%) Python
2 30 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 24 (22.22%) Perl
4 23 (21.30%) PowerShell
5 20 (18.52%) SQL
6 16 (14.81%) Java
7 14 (12.96%) JavaScript
7 14 (12.96%) Ruby
8 7 (6.48%) Groovy
9 5 (4.63%) PHP
10 4 (3.70%) C#
10 4 (3.70%) Go
10 4 (3.70%) Scala
11 3 (2.78%) C++
12 2 (1.85%) Java 8
13 1 (0.93%) C
13 1 (0.93%) F#
13 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Degree
1 4 (3.70%) MCDST
1 4 (3.70%) MCITP
1 4 (3.70%) MCP
1 4 (3.70%) MCSA
1 4 (3.70%) MCSE
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) CCNA
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) GDPR
2 2 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 57 (52.78%) Docker
2 10 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.78%) vCloud
6 2 (1.85%) vSphere
7 1 (0.93%) Ceph
7 1 (0.93%) Firmware
7 1 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (37.04%) Ansible
2 37 (34.26%) Kubernetes
2 37 (34.26%) Terraform
3 21 (19.44%) Puppet
4 20 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.41%) Nagios
6 6 (5.56%) Icinga
7 4 (3.70%) logstash
8 3 (2.78%) Opsgenie
8 3 (2.78%) Packer
9 2 (1.85%) Control-M
9 2 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.85%) Graphite
9 2 (1.85%) Mesos
9 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.85%) Salt
10 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.93%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.93%) OpenNMS
10 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (36.11%) Red Hat
2 16 (14.81%) Google
2 16 (14.81%) Oracle
3 13 (12.04%) Bloomberg
3 13 (12.04%) Reuters
4 11 (10.19%) Cisco
5 10 (9.26%) VMware
6 9 (8.33%) CQG
6 9 (8.33%) Fidessa
6 9 (8.33%) ION Trading
6 9 (8.33%) New Relic
6 9 (8.33%) Patsystems
6 9 (8.33%) Trayport
7 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.70%) Citrix
8 4 (3.70%) SaltStack
9 3 (2.78%) Dell
9 3 (2.78%) Veritas
10 2 (1.85%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.85%) HP