Period
to 31 March 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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 506 403 508
Rank change year-on-year -103 +105 -78
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 193 427 347
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.00% 3.13% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 174 406 323
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £32,875 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

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 9,667 13,641 16,689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.96% 22.37% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7,837 11,290 14,037
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -11 34 £56,250 -13.46% 11
South London +33 22 £60,000 +41.18% 3
West London +11 15 £53,750 -10.42% 9
East London +11 6 £57,500 - 4
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 193 (100.00%) Linux
2 103 (53.37%) Windows
3 97 (50.26%) CentOS
4 84 (43.52%) DevOps
5 80 (41.45%) Python
6 79 (40.93%) AWS
7 75 (38.86%) Red Hat
8 74 (38.34%) Bash Shell
9 59 (30.57%) VMware
10 57 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
11 56 (29.02%) Puppet
12 53 (27.46%) Ansible
13 46 (23.83%) Docker
14 40 (20.73%) Kubernetes
15 37 (19.17%) VMware Infrastructure
16 36 (18.65%) Firewall
17 34 (17.62%) Git (software)
18 33 (17.10%) Azure
18 33 (17.10%) Dell
18 33 (17.10%) C
18 33 (17.10%) TCP/IP
18 33 (17.10%) DNS
19 32 (16.58%) Java
19 32 (16.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 30 (15.54%) PowerShell
20 30 (15.54%) Debian
20 30 (15.54%) Configuration Management
20 30 (15.54%) Windows Server
21 29 (15.03%) Terraform
22 28 (14.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 22 (11.40%) Apache
2 16 (8.29%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.77%) nginx
4 13 (6.74%) Confluence
4 13 (6.74%) OpenStack
5 12 (6.22%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.63%) Red Hat Fuse
7 4 (2.07%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (2.07%) CloudStack
8 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.52%) IIS
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 79 (40.93%) AWS
2 33 (17.10%) Azure
3 20 (10.36%) SaaS
4 15 (7.77%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (4.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (3.63%) Amazon GuardDuty
6 7 (3.63%) GCP
6 7 (3.63%) GitHub
6 7 (3.63%) PaaS
7 6 (3.11%) Office 365
8 4 (2.07%) DigitalOcean
8 4 (2.07%) Heroku
8 4 (2.07%) IaaS
9 3 (1.55%) Azure Stack
9 3 (1.55%) Slack
9 3 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (1.04%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (1.04%) CloudFront
10 2 (1.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.65%) Firewall
2 33 (17.10%) DNS
2 33 (17.10%) TCP/IP
3 21 (10.88%) DHCP
3 21 (10.88%) HTTP
4 18 (9.33%) SNMP
4 18 (9.33%) VLAN
5 13 (6.74%) LAN
5 13 (6.74%) WAN
6 12 (6.22%) Wireless
6 12 (6.22%) WLAN
7 11 (5.70%) SAN
8 10 (5.18%) OpenVPN
8 10 (5.18%) SMTP
9 9 (4.66%) IGMP
9 9 (4.66%) Multicast
9 9 (4.66%) Structured Cabling
10 8 (4.15%) FIX Connectivity
10 8 (4.15%) IPsec
11 7 (3.63%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.44%) MySQL
2 14 (7.25%) Big Data
3 11 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.18%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.11%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.59%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.55%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.52%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.52%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.52%) KDB
9 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (17.62%) Git (software)
2 27 (13.99%) JIRA
3 26 (13.47%) Jenkins
4 17 (8.81%) Subversion
5 11 (5.70%) GitLab
6 7 (3.63%) Selenium
7 6 (3.11%) Postman
7 6 (3.11%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.59%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.07%) Codeception
10 3 (1.55%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.04%) eggPlant
11 2 (1.04%) git-flow
11 2 (1.04%) GoCD
11 2 (1.04%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.04%) Protractor
11 2 (1.04%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.04%) TestRail
11 2 (1.04%) Travis CI
General
1 27 (13.99%) Finance
2 9 (4.66%) Banking
2 9 (4.66%) Legal
3 7 (3.63%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.11%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.59%) Law
6 4 (2.07%) Marketing
7 2 (1.04%) Publishing
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (18.13%) Administrator
2 34 (17.62%) Systems Administrator
3 31 (16.06%) Linux Engineer
4 27 (13.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 22 (11.40%) Developer
5 22 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.77%) Software Engineer
7 14 (7.25%) Support Engineer
8 12 (6.22%) Architect
9 9 (4.66%) IT Engineer
9 9 (4.66%) Network Administrator
10 8 (4.15%) AWS Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (4.15%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Lead DevOps
10 8 (4.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.15%) Platform Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) React Developer
10 8 (4.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.40%) Web Services
2 15 (7.77%) REST
3 14 (7.25%) LAMP
4 13 (6.74%) React
5 12 (6.22%) Elastic Stack
5 12 (6.22%) LDAP
6 10 (5.18%) SOAP
7 9 (4.66%) XML
8 8 (4.15%) FIX Protocol
8 8 (4.15%) React Native
9 7 (3.63%) AngularJS
9 7 (3.63%) J2EE
9 7 (3.63%) Node.js
9 7 (3.63%) RESTful
10 6 (3.11%) 802.1X
11 5 (2.59%) Velocity
12 4 (2.07%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (2.07%) Spring
13 3 (1.55%) HTML
13 3 (1.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.84%) Public Cloud
2 14 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (6.22%) Clustering
3 12 (6.22%) Replication
4 11 (5.70%) Video\Live Streaming
5 10 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.18%) Data Centre
5 10 (5.18%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (5.18%) Reinsurance
6 9 (4.66%) IPTV
6 9 (4.66%) MPEG
7 8 (4.15%) Eurex
7 8 (4.15%) Mobile App
7 8 (4.15%) User Experience
8 7 (3.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.07%) Cybercrime
10 2 (1.04%) Derivative
10 2 (1.04%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.04%) Social Media
11 1 (0.52%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 193 (100.00%) Linux
2 103 (53.37%) Windows
3 97 (50.26%) CentOS
4 30 (15.54%) Debian
4 30 (15.54%) Windows Server
5 28 (14.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (10.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (10.36%) Windows Server 2016
7 16 (8.29%) Unix
8 12 (6.22%) Fedora
9 10 (5.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (4.66%) Solaris
11 8 (4.15%) Android
11 8 (4.15%) Apple iOS
11 8 (4.15%) FreeBSD
12 6 (3.11%) Windows 7
13 5 (2.59%) SUSE
14 2 (1.04%) VyOS
15 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (43.52%) DevOps
2 57 (29.53%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (16.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 30 (15.54%) Configuration Management
5 26 (13.47%) Cybersecurity
6 21 (10.88%) Open Source
7 20 (10.36%) Software Engineering
7 20 (10.36%) Test Automation
8 19 (9.84%) Fintech
9 18 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (7.77%) Mentoring
11 13 (6.74%) Server Management
12 12 (6.22%) Patch Management
12 12 (6.22%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (6.22%) Service Management
12 12 (6.22%) Task Automation
13 11 (5.70%) Infrastructure Automation
14 10 (5.18%) Service Delivery
15 9 (4.66%) ITIL
15 9 (4.66%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (41.45%) Python
2 74 (38.34%) Bash Shell
3 33 (17.10%) C
4 32 (16.58%) Java
5 30 (15.54%) PowerShell
6 25 (12.95%) C++
7 22 (11.40%) Ruby
8 20 (10.36%) Perl
9 19 (9.84%) SQL
10 17 (8.81%) JavaScript
10 17 (8.81%) Shell Script
11 13 (6.74%) Go
11 13 (6.74%) PHP
12 8 (4.15%) C#
12 8 (4.15%) ES6
13 5 (2.59%) Groovy
13 5 (2.59%) Korn
14 4 (2.07%) R
15 2 (1.04%) Scala
15 2 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (13.99%) Degree
2 24 (12.44%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.29%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.74%) MCSE
5 13 (6.74%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.70%) CCNA
7 9 (4.66%) DV Cleared
8 7 (3.63%) CCNP
8 7 (3.63%) CISSP
8 7 (3.63%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (3.63%) GIAC
8 7 (3.63%) Linux+ Certification
8 7 (3.63%) Network+ Certification
8 7 (3.63%) SANS
8 7 (3.63%) SSCP
9 6 (3.11%) MCSA
10 5 (2.59%) RHCE
11 3 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.74%) QA
2 7 (3.63%) Government Security Classifications
2 7 (3.63%) NCSC
3 1 (0.52%) GDPR
3 1 (0.52%) JTAG
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (23.83%) Docker
2 37 (19.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.40%) Active Directory
4 11 (5.70%) NFS
4 11 (5.70%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (5.18%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (4.66%) KVM
7 8 (4.15%) vSphere
7 8 (4.15%) Xen
8 7 (3.63%) Samba
8 7 (3.63%) VirtualBox
9 5 (2.59%) Hyper-V
9 5 (2.59%) iptables
10 4 (2.07%) LXC
10 4 (2.07%) VMware NSX
10 4 (2.07%) XenApp
10 4 (2.07%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.52%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 56 (29.02%) Puppet
2 53 (27.46%) Ansible
3 40 (20.73%) Kubernetes
4 29 (15.03%) Terraform
5 27 (13.99%) ZABBIX
6 26 (13.47%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (12.95%) Nagios
8 11 (5.70%) Packer
9 8 (4.15%) Icinga
9 8 (4.15%) Salt
10 7 (3.63%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (3.63%) OpenNMS
10 7 (3.63%) vCenter Server
11 5 (2.59%) Prometheus
12 4 (2.07%) Cacti
12 4 (2.07%) Munin
12 4 (2.07%) yum
13 3 (1.55%) FreeIPA
13 3 (1.55%) Grafana
13 3 (1.55%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 75 (38.86%) Red Hat
2 59 (30.57%) VMware
3 33 (17.10%) Dell
4 28 (14.51%) Cisco
5 22 (11.40%) Microsoft
6 14 (7.25%) SonicWALL
7 12 (6.22%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (4.66%) NetApp
9 8 (4.15%) Bloomberg
9 8 (4.15%) CQG
9 8 (4.15%) Fidessa
9 8 (4.15%) ION Trading
9 8 (4.15%) Patsystems
9 8 (4.15%) Reuters
9 8 (4.15%) Trayport
10 7 (3.63%) Citrix
10 7 (3.63%) Cloudera
10 7 (3.63%) EMC
10 7 (3.63%) Hortonworks
10 7 (3.63%) SolarWinds