Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 553 413 472
Rank change year-on-year -140 +59 +46
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 136 153 305
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.52% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.86% 2.71% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 96 134 256
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,664 £36,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £37,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - +4.17%
75th Percentile £89,063 £72,500 £79,063
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,750 £110,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.63% +7.50% -

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 7,327 5,650 12,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 16.34% 19.23% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,128 4,691 10,472
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +12 35 £80,000 +23.08% 12
West London -25 6 - - 4
South London -22 3 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (52.21%) Docker
3 67 (49.26%) AWS
4 63 (46.32%) Python
5 62 (45.59%) CentOS
6 60 (44.12%) DevOps
7 55 (40.44%) Kubernetes
8 49 (36.03%) Windows
9 44 (32.35%) Red Hat
10 43 (31.62%) SQL
10 43 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (28.68%) Ansible
11 39 (28.68%) Terraform
12 37 (27.21%) Finance
12 37 (27.21%) Unix
13 36 (26.47%) Git (software)
14 33 (24.26%) Puppet
15 30 (22.06%) Bash Shell
16 29 (21.32%) Java
17 27 (19.85%) Configuration Management
18 26 (19.12%) Firewall
18 26 (19.12%) Jenkins
19 25 (18.38%) Azure
19 25 (18.38%) PowerShell
19 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
20 24 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 24 (17.65%) Windows Server
21 23 (16.91%) Active Directory
21 23 (16.91%) Debian
22 21 (15.44%) Site Reliability Engineering

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 17 (12.50%) nginx
2 11 (8.09%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (4.41%) Confluence
4 6 (4.41%) IIS
5 5 (3.68%) Jetty
5 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.94%) Apache
7 3 (2.21%) Drupal
7 3 (2.21%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Fuse
8 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 67 (49.26%) AWS
2 25 (18.38%) Azure
3 13 (9.56%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (9.56%) Amazon S3
4 12 (8.82%) Serverless
5 11 (8.09%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (8.09%) GCP
6 10 (7.35%) Amazon ECS
6 10 (7.35%) Microsoft 365
7 9 (6.62%) SaaS
8 7 (5.15%) Power Automate
8 7 (5.15%) Power Platform
8 7 (5.15%) Zapier
9 6 (4.41%) Amazon EKS
9 6 (4.41%) AWS CodePipeline
10 5 (3.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (3.68%) AWS CodeBuild
10 5 (3.68%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 5 (3.68%) AWS Fargate
11 4 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.12%) Firewall
2 15 (11.03%) DNS
3 11 (8.09%) FIX Connectivity
4 9 (6.62%) DHCP
4 9 (6.62%) SAN
5 8 (5.88%) HTTP
6 7 (5.15%) WAN
7 6 (4.41%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.41%) VPN
8 5 (3.68%) 5G
8 5 (3.68%) Broadband
8 5 (3.68%) Network Security
8 5 (3.68%) SSL
8 5 (3.68%) VLAN
9 4 (2.94%) SD-WAN
10 3 (2.21%) BGP
10 3 (2.21%) HTTPS
10 3 (2.21%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.21%) LAN
10 3 (2.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.71%) MySQL
2 19 (13.97%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.15%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.15%) Redis
5 5 (3.68%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.94%) Couchbase
6 4 (2.94%) FileMaker
6 4 (2.94%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.21%) QGIS
8 2 (1.47%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.47%) OpenStack Swift
9 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.74%) Big Data
9 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 26 (19.12%) Jenkins
3 15 (11.03%) Maven
4 11 (8.09%) JIRA
5 9 (6.62%) Bitbucket
5 9 (6.62%) IntelliJ
6 7 (5.15%) Postman
7 6 (4.41%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.68%) git-flow
8 5 (3.68%) GitLab
8 5 (3.68%) GoCD
8 5 (3.68%) Mockito
8 5 (3.68%) SonarQube
8 5 (3.68%) TestNG
8 5 (3.68%) Travis CI
8 5 (3.68%) WebStorm
9 4 (2.94%) JUnit
9 4 (2.94%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.94%) webpack
10 3 (2.21%) Fiddler
General
1 37 (27.21%) Finance
2 19 (13.97%) Banking
3 15 (11.03%) Social Skills
4 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.68%) Games
4 5 (3.68%) Legal
5 4 (2.94%) Advertising
5 4 (2.94%) Law
5 4 (2.94%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.94%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.21%) Influencing Skills
6 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.74%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (0.74%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (0.74%) International Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (20.59%) Developer
2 26 (19.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (13.24%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (10.29%) Analyst
4 14 (10.29%) Support Analyst
5 12 (8.82%) Python Developer
6 11 (8.09%) Administrator
6 11 (8.09%) Applications Support
6 11 (8.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 11 (8.09%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Architect
8 8 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.41%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.29%) Web Services
2 13 (9.56%) Node.js
2 13 (9.56%) Spring
3 12 (8.82%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (7.35%) REST
5 9 (6.62%) JSON
5 9 (6.62%) Spring Boot
6 8 (5.88%) CSS
6 8 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (5.88%) Flask
6 8 (5.88%) HTML
7 6 (4.41%) Kafka
7 6 (4.41%) RESTful
7 6 (4.41%) SQLAlchemy
7 6 (4.41%) Swagger
8 5 (3.68%) Django
8 5 (3.68%) JDBC
8 5 (3.68%) LDAP
8 5 (3.68%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (3.68%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 11 (8.09%) Eurex
3 9 (6.62%) Algorithms
4 8 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 8 (5.88%) Social Media
5 7 (5.15%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.15%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.41%) Clustering
6 6 (4.41%) User Experience
6 6 (4.41%) Virtual Team
7 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.94%) Cloud Native
8 4 (2.94%) Derivative
8 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.94%) Online Games
9 3 (2.21%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.47%) Video\Live Streaming
11 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 136 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (45.59%) CentOS
3 49 (36.03%) Windows
4 37 (27.21%) Unix
5 24 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 23 (16.91%) Debian
7 12 (8.82%) Solaris
8 6 (4.41%) CoreOS
8 6 (4.41%) SUSE
9 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.94%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (1.47%) Alpine Linux
12 2 (1.47%) Android
12 2 (1.47%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.74%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (44.12%) DevOps
2 43 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (19.85%) Configuration Management
4 21 (15.44%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 14 (10.29%) Fintech
5 14 (10.29%) ITIL
6 13 (9.56%) Automated Trading
7 12 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (8.82%) Infrastructure as Code
8 11 (8.09%) Client Onboarding
8 11 (8.09%) Computer Science
8 11 (8.09%) Software Engineering
9 10 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (6.62%) Microservices
11 8 (5.88%) Data Protection
11 8 (5.88%) Direct Market Access
11 8 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
11 8 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (46.32%) Python
2 43 (31.62%) SQL
3 30 (22.06%) Bash Shell
4 29 (21.32%) Java
5 25 (18.38%) PowerShell
6 18 (13.24%) Perl
7 17 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 14 (10.29%) Ruby
9 9 (6.62%) Java 8
10 8 (5.88%) Groovy
10 8 (5.88%) PHP
11 5 (3.68%) C#
11 5 (3.68%) ES6
11 5 (3.68%) Scala
11 5 (3.68%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.94%) C++
12 4 (2.94%) Go
13 3 (2.21%) C
14 1 (0.74%) F#
14 1 (0.74%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 16 (11.76%) Degree
2 10 (7.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.94%) MCSE
5 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (2.21%) CCNA
6 3 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.21%) MCDST
6 3 (2.21%) MCITP
6 3 (2.21%) MCP
6 3 (2.21%) MCSA
7 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.74%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.74%) SANS
8 1 (0.74%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) SLA
2 3 (2.21%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (0.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.74%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) NCSC
3 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (52.21%) Docker
2 23 (16.91%) Active Directory
3 15 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.68%) vSphere
6 4 (2.94%) vCloud
6 4 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.21%) StorNext
7 3 (2.21%) Xsan
8 2 (1.47%) KVM
9 1 (0.74%) Firmware
9 1 (0.74%) NFS
9 1 (0.74%) Samba
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.74%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (40.44%) Kubernetes
2 39 (28.68%) Ansible
2 39 (28.68%) Terraform
3 33 (24.26%) Puppet
4 16 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.68%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (2.94%) Nagios
6 4 (2.94%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.94%) Opsgenie
7 3 (2.21%) Nessus
7 3 (2.21%) Packer
8 2 (1.47%) Mesos
8 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.47%) Salt
9 1 (0.74%) Graphite
9 1 (0.74%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.74%) OpenNMS
9 1 (0.74%) PaperCut
9 1 (0.74%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 44 (32.35%) Red Hat
2 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.97%) VMware
4 17 (12.50%) Cisco
5 15 (11.03%) Oracle
6 14 (10.29%) Bloomberg
6 14 (10.29%) Reuters
7 11 (8.09%) CQG
7 11 (8.09%) Fidessa
7 11 (8.09%) ION Trading
7 11 (8.09%) Patsystems
7 11 (8.09%) Trayport
8 9 (6.62%) Dell
9 8 (5.88%) Citrix
9 8 (5.88%) HP
10 6 (4.41%) Brocade
10 6 (4.41%) Google
10 6 (4.41%) Juniper
10 6 (4.41%) NetApp
10 6 (4.41%) SonicWALL