Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 536 415 515
Rank change year-on-year -121 +100 -93
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 170 418 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.67% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.62% 2.96% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 142 366 299
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £34,125 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,125 £90,625 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 10,512 14,110 17,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.66% 22.47% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8,514 11,708 13,970
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu in London.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in London

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in London over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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 -16 31 £57,500 -11.54% 10
South London +13 13 £57,500 +35.29% 3
West London +12 12 £46,250 -19.57% 8
East London - 5 £45,000 - 8
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Linux
2 93 (54.71%) CentOS
3 83 (48.82%) Windows
4 79 (46.47%) Bash Shell
5 77 (45.29%) AWS
6 76 (44.71%) DevOps
7 72 (42.35%) Python
8 65 (38.24%) Red Hat
9 61 (35.88%) Puppet
10 52 (30.59%) VMware
11 48 (28.24%) Ansible
12 44 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (22.35%) TCP/IP
14 37 (21.76%) Docker
15 36 (21.18%) Firewall
16 34 (20.00%) Cisco
17 33 (19.41%) Kubernetes
17 33 (19.41%) Azure
18 32 (18.82%) Git (software)
18 32 (18.82%) Cybersecurity
18 32 (18.82%) Debian
19 31 (18.24%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (18.24%) C
20 29 (17.06%) DNS
20 29 (17.06%) Nagios
21 28 (16.47%) Opscode Chef
21 28 (16.47%) Java
22 27 (15.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 27 (15.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 26 (15.29%) ZABBIX

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 18 (10.59%) Apache
2 17 (10.00%) nginx
3 16 (9.41%) MS Exchange
4 14 (8.24%) OpenStack
5 8 (4.71%) Confluence
5 8 (4.71%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.94%) Red Hat Fuse
7 4 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.18%) CMS
8 2 (1.18%) IIS
9 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.59%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 77 (45.29%) AWS
2 33 (19.41%) Azure
3 16 (9.41%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (6.47%) GitHub
4 11 (6.47%) SaaS
5 8 (4.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (4.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (4.71%) GCP
6 7 (4.12%) Office 365
7 5 (2.94%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 4 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.35%) Serverless
9 3 (1.76%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.76%) Azure Stack
9 3 (1.76%) CloudFront
9 3 (1.76%) NuGet
9 3 (1.76%) PaaS
9 3 (1.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (1.18%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (22.35%) TCP/IP
2 36 (21.18%) Firewall
3 29 (17.06%) DNS
4 25 (14.71%) HTTP
5 23 (13.53%) SNMP
6 19 (11.18%) LAN
7 18 (10.59%) DHCP
7 18 (10.59%) WAN
8 16 (9.41%) Wireless
8 16 (9.41%) WLAN
9 15 (8.82%) Multicast
9 15 (8.82%) VLAN
10 14 (8.24%) SMTP
11 13 (7.65%) IGMP
11 13 (7.65%) Structured Cabling
12 11 (6.47%) IPsec
12 11 (6.47%) SAN
13 10 (5.88%) OpenVPN
14 9 (5.29%) BGP
14 9 (5.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.94%) MySQL
2 15 (8.82%) Big Data
3 7 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.35%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.35%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.76%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.18%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.18%) Redis
8 1 (0.59%) KDB
8 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (18.82%) Git (software)
2 26 (15.29%) Jenkins
3 20 (11.76%) Subversion
4 19 (11.18%) JIRA
5 10 (5.88%) GitLab
6 7 (4.12%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.12%) Vagrant
7 6 (3.53%) Postman
8 4 (2.35%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.35%) CircleCI
9 3 (1.76%) Codeception
9 3 (1.76%) Selenium
9 3 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.18%) Bitbucket Server
10 2 (1.18%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.18%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.18%) MSI
10 2 (1.18%) Protractor
11 1 (0.59%) Travis CI
General
1 24 (14.12%) Finance
2 9 (5.29%) Banking
3 6 (3.53%) Law
3 6 (3.53%) Public Sector
3 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.94%) Legal
5 3 (1.76%) Publishing
6 2 (1.18%) Marketing
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) Electronics
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (20.00%) Administrator
2 33 (19.41%) Systems Administrator
3 29 (17.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 28 (16.47%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (11.18%) Developer
5 19 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (8.24%) Software Engineer
7 13 (7.65%) Network Administrator
8 12 (7.06%) Support Engineer
9 11 (6.47%) Software Developer
10 10 (5.88%) Architect
10 10 (5.88%) Junior
11 9 (5.29%) IT Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.29%) Senior IT Engineer
12 8 (4.71%) DevOps Manager
13 7 (4.12%) Platform Manager
13 7 (4.12%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.76%) Web Services
2 17 (10.00%) LAMP
3 16 (9.41%) LDAP
4 12 (7.06%) Elastic Stack
4 12 (7.06%) REST
5 11 (6.47%) Node.js
5 11 (6.47%) React
6 8 (4.71%) SOAP
7 7 (4.12%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (3.53%) 802.1X
8 6 (3.53%) RESTful
9 5 (2.94%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.94%) Redux
9 5 (2.94%) Velocity
9 5 (2.94%) XML
10 4 (2.35%) Kafka
10 4 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.35%) Sensu
10 4 (2.35%) Spring
11 3 (1.76%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.41%) Clustering
1 16 (9.41%) Replication
2 15 (8.82%) Public Cloud
2 15 (8.82%) Video\Live Streaming
3 13 (7.65%) IPTV
3 13 (7.65%) MPEG
4 10 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (5.88%) User Experience
5 8 (4.71%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.71%) Eurex
5 8 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (4.12%) Reinsurance
7 6 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.35%) Cybercrime
9 4 (2.35%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.18%) Cloud Native
11 2 (1.18%) Social Media
11 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Linux
2 93 (54.71%) CentOS
3 83 (48.82%) Windows
4 32 (18.82%) Debian
5 27 (15.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (14.71%) Windows Server
7 17 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (7.06%) Fedora
8 12 (7.06%) Unix
9 9 (5.29%) Solaris
10 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (2.94%) FreeBSD
12 4 (2.35%) Android
12 4 (2.35%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.35%) Windows 7
13 3 (1.76%) SUSE
14 2 (1.18%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (1.18%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.59%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (44.71%) DevOps
2 44 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (18.82%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (15.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 24 (14.12%) Configuration Management
6 20 (11.76%) Open Source
7 18 (10.59%) Software Engineering
8 16 (9.41%) Fintech
9 12 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (7.06%) Task Automation
10 11 (6.47%) Network Design
10 11 (6.47%) Test Automation
11 10 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 10 (5.88%) Patch Management
11 10 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (5.88%) Server Management
11 10 (5.88%) Service Management
12 9 (5.29%) Computer Science
13 8 (4.71%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (4.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.47%) Bash Shell
2 72 (42.35%) Python
3 31 (18.24%) C
4 28 (16.47%) Java
5 25 (14.71%) C++
6 22 (12.94%) Ruby
7 20 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 17 (10.00%) Go
9 16 (9.41%) Perl
10 15 (8.82%) JavaScript
11 14 (8.24%) SQL
12 11 (6.47%) Shell Script
13 7 (4.12%) C#
14 5 (2.94%) Korn
14 5 (2.94%) PHP
14 5 (2.94%) Scala
14 5 (2.94%) TypeScript
15 4 (2.35%) Groovy
16 3 (1.76%) ES6
17 2 (1.18%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 22 (12.94%) Degree
2 21 (12.35%) Security Cleared
3 17 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (8.24%) SC Cleared
5 12 (7.06%) CCNA
5 12 (7.06%) MCSE
5 12 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (5.29%) CCNP
7 7 (4.12%) MCSA
8 5 (2.94%) CISSP
8 5 (2.94%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (2.94%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.94%) GIAC
8 5 (2.94%) Linux+ Certification
8 5 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (2.94%) SANS
8 5 (2.94%) SSCP
9 3 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.18%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.88%) QA
2 5 (2.94%) Government Security Classifications
2 5 (2.94%) NCSC
3 1 (0.59%) GDPR
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) JTAG
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (21.76%) Docker
2 31 (18.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (5.29%) KVM
6 8 (4.71%) NFS
6 8 (4.71%) vSphere
7 7 (4.12%) iptables
7 7 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (4.12%) Xen
8 5 (2.94%) Samba
8 5 (2.94%) VirtualBox
8 5 (2.94%) VMware NSX
8 5 (2.94%) XenApp
8 5 (2.94%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.76%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.76%) LXC
10 1 (0.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.59%) oVirt
10 1 (0.59%) zsh
Systems Management
1 61 (35.88%) Puppet
2 48 (28.24%) Ansible
3 33 (19.41%) Kubernetes
4 29 (17.06%) Nagios
5 28 (16.47%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (15.29%) Terraform
6 26 (15.29%) ZABBIX
7 8 (4.71%) Salt
8 7 (4.12%) Mesos
8 7 (4.12%) Packer
9 5 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (2.94%) Grafana
9 5 (2.94%) Icinga
9 5 (2.94%) Munin
9 5 (2.94%) OpenNMS
9 5 (2.94%) vCenter Server
10 4 (2.35%) FreeIPA
10 4 (2.35%) Kibana
10 4 (2.35%) Prometheus
11 3 (1.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 65 (38.24%) Red Hat
2 52 (30.59%) VMware
3 34 (20.00%) Cisco
4 22 (12.94%) Dell
5 17 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (6.47%) SonicWALL
7 8 (4.71%) Citrix
7 8 (4.71%) Fidessa
7 8 (4.71%) ION Trading
7 8 (4.71%) Patsystems
7 8 (4.71%) SaltStack
7 8 (4.71%) Trayport
8 7 (4.12%) Bloomberg
8 7 (4.12%) CQG
8 7 (4.12%) Reuters
9 6 (3.53%) EqualLogic
9 6 (3.53%) NetApp
10 5 (2.94%) Cloudera
10 5 (2.94%) Hortonworks
10 5 (2.94%) SolarWinds