Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 449 389 429
Rank change year-on-year -60 +40 -21
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 452 565 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 0.74% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.42% 2.95% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 407 503 535
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,300 £35,300 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,750 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%

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 18715 19123 23816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 24.83% 25.10% 27.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14474 16627 20460
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -9 86 £60,000 +9.09% 10
West London +4 15 £62,500 - 1
North London +15 12 - -
South London +2 6 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 452 (100.00%) Linux
2 247 (54.65%) CentOS
3 240 (53.10%) DevOps
4 207 (45.80%) Python
5 196 (43.36%) Puppet
6 193 (42.70%) Ansible
7 168 (37.17%) Amazon AWS
8 157 (34.73%) Apache
9 155 (34.29%) MySQL
10 132 (29.20%) Red Hat
10 132 (29.20%) VMware
11 127 (28.10%) Nagios
12 126 (27.88%) Bash Shell
13 124 (27.43%) Docker
14 122 (26.99%) Windows
15 117 (25.88%) Open Source
16 116 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
17 112 (24.78%) Debian
18 107 (23.67%) DNS
19 106 (23.45%) Jenkins
20 103 (22.79%) Firewall
21 100 (22.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 95 (21.02%) Tomcat
22 95 (21.02%) Java
23 94 (20.80%) Perl
23 94 (20.80%) Git (software)
24 85 (18.81%) nginx
25 81 (17.92%) Microsoft Azure
26 80 (17.70%) VMware Infrastructure
27 79 (17.48%) Opscode Chef

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
1 157 (34.73%) Apache
2 95 (21.02%) Tomcat
3 85 (18.81%) nginx
4 36 (7.96%) OpenStack
5 32 (7.08%) Confluence
5 32 (7.08%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (5.75%) IIS
7 15 (3.32%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.65%) Apache Spark
9 11 (2.43%) CMS
10 10 (2.21%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.99%) uWSGI
12 8 (1.77%) Jetty
13 4 (0.88%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.88%) Drupal
14 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.44%) WordPress
15 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
15 1 (0.22%) JBoss
15 1 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.88%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.88%) R3 Corda
2 4 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.88%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 168 (37.17%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (17.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (5.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (3.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (2.65%) GitHub
8 11 (2.43%) Amazon S3
8 11 (2.43%) IaaS
9 10 (2.21%) PaaS
9 10 (2.21%) SaaS
10 9 (1.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 8 (1.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (1.55%) Office 365
12 7 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (1.33%) Datadog
13 6 (1.33%) Route 53
14 5 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (1.11%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 107 (23.67%) DNS
2 103 (22.79%) Firewall
3 66 (14.60%) TCP/IP
4 44 (9.73%) VLAN
5 37 (8.19%) HTTP
6 31 (6.86%) SAN
7 30 (6.64%) LAN
7 30 (6.64%) Network Security
8 29 (6.42%) WAN
9 26 (5.75%) Internet
9 26 (5.75%) SNMP
10 25 (5.53%) DHCP
11 24 (5.31%) VPN
12 20 (4.42%) SSL
13 18 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (3.54%) BGP
14 16 (3.54%) Kerberos
15 15 (3.32%) LDAP
16 13 (2.88%) OpenVPN
16 13 (2.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (34.29%) MySQL
2 65 (14.38%) SQL Server
3 36 (7.96%) MongoDB
4 35 (7.74%) NoSQL
4 35 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (7.08%) Big Data
6 27 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (4.20%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.88%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.65%) MariaDB
10 11 (2.43%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.88%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (0.88%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.88%) Power BI
13 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 106 (23.45%) Jenkins
2 94 (20.80%) Git (software)
3 40 (8.85%) JIRA
4 28 (6.19%) Vagrant
5 27 (5.97%) TeamCity
6 22 (4.87%) Subversion
7 17 (3.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (3.76%) Hudson
7 17 (3.76%) Maven
8 12 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (1.99%) GitLab
10 8 (1.77%) Ant
10 8 (1.77%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.55%) Visual Studio Code
12 6 (1.33%) gulp
13 5 (1.11%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.11%) CMake
13 5 (1.11%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.11%) GoCD
13 5 (1.11%) Spock
General
1 73 (16.15%) Finance
2 25 (5.53%) Banking
3 17 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.10%) Games
5 9 (1.99%) Online Betting
6 4 (0.88%) Marketing
6 4 (0.88%) Retail
7 3 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 155 (34.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 114 (25.22%) Administrator
3 101 (22.35%) Systems Administrator
4 83 (18.36%) Linux Administrator
5 82 (18.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 73 (16.15%) Linux Engineer
7 60 (13.27%) Senior DevOps
8 59 (13.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 55 (12.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 40 (8.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 32 (7.08%) Developer
11 32 (7.08%) Systems Engineer
12 24 (5.31%) DevOps Administrator
13 22 (4.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
14 17 (3.76%) Linux DevOps Administrator
14 17 (3.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 15 (3.32%) Lead DevOps
16 14 (3.10%) Network Administrator
17 13 (2.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (14.82%) LAMP
2 61 (13.50%) LEMP Stack
3 43 (9.51%) Kafka
4 34 (7.52%) REST
5 31 (6.86%) RabbitMQ
6 25 (5.53%) .NET
6 25 (5.53%) HTML
7 24 (5.31%) CSS
8 20 (4.42%) Web Services
9 19 (4.20%) Django
9 19 (4.20%) HTML5
9 19 (4.20%) Spring
10 18 (3.98%) AngularJS
10 18 (3.98%) Node.js
11 15 (3.32%) Elastic Stack
12 13 (2.88%) CSS3
13 10 (2.21%) Play Framework
14 9 (1.99%) Servlets
15 8 (1.77%) Flask
15 8 (1.77%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.06%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.53%) Linux Command Line
4 22 (4.87%) Management Information System
5 20 (4.42%) Digital Media
5 20 (4.42%) Mobile App
6 19 (4.20%) Private Cloud
7 17 (3.76%) Computer Science
8 15 (3.32%) Fintech
9 13 (2.88%) Clustering
10 12 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.65%) Replication
11 11 (2.43%) Hedge funds
12 10 (2.21%) PKI
12 10 (2.21%) User Experience
13 8 (1.77%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (1.55%) Wiki
15 6 (1.33%) EMC VNX
15 6 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 452 (100.00%) Linux
2 247 (54.65%) CentOS
3 122 (26.99%) Windows
4 112 (24.78%) Debian
5 100 (22.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 65 (14.38%) Windows Server
7 31 (6.86%) Unix
8 23 (5.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (5.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (4.87%) Fedora
10 21 (4.65%) Windows 10
10 21 (4.65%) Windows 7
11 17 (3.76%) Solaris
12 10 (2.21%) CoreOS
13 9 (1.99%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.99%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.33%) SUSE
14 6 (1.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.33%) VMS
15 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (53.10%) DevOps
2 117 (25.88%) Open Source
3 116 (25.66%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (16.81%) Configuration Management
5 59 (13.05%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (8.41%) Task Automation
7 37 (8.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (7.08%) E-Commerce
8 32 (7.08%) Security Patching
9 28 (6.19%) Software Engineering
10 27 (5.97%) Mentoring
11 23 (5.09%) OOP
12 22 (4.87%) Migration
12 22 (4.87%) Scrum
13 20 (4.42%) Load Balancing
14 18 (3.98%) Release Management
15 17 (3.76%) Analytics
15 17 (3.76%) High Availability
15 17 (3.76%) Microservices
16 16 (3.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 207 (45.80%) Python
2 126 (27.88%) Bash Shell
3 95 (21.02%) Java
4 94 (20.80%) Perl
5 78 (17.26%) Ruby
6 71 (15.71%) PHP
7 43 (9.51%) SQL
8 40 (8.85%) JavaScript
9 38 (8.41%) Go
9 38 (8.41%) PowerShell
10 28 (6.19%) Shell Script
11 22 (4.87%) Korn
12 16 (3.54%) Bourne shell
12 16 (3.54%) C#
13 15 (3.32%) Scala
14 8 (1.77%) C++
15 7 (1.55%) ES6
15 7 (1.55%) TypeScript
16 6 (1.33%) C-shell
16 6 (1.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (4.65%) Degree
2 13 (2.88%) CCNA
2 13 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (1.99%) RHCSA
3 9 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.77%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.55%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.33%) RHCA
6 6 (1.33%) RHCE
7 5 (1.11%) CEH
7 5 (1.11%) CISSP
7 5 (1.11%) CREST Certified
7 5 (1.11%) GIAC
7 5 (1.11%) LPIC
7 5 (1.11%) SANS
8 4 (0.88%) JNCIE
8 4 (0.88%) JNCIP
8 4 (0.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.88%) QA
2 11 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.43%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.55%) GCP
4 3 (0.66%) SLA
5 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 124 (27.43%) Docker
2 80 (17.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (12.83%) Active Directory
4 32 (7.08%) NFS
5 27 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (3.32%) Hyper-V
7 14 (3.10%) LXC
8 11 (2.43%) vSphere
9 7 (1.55%) BIND 9
9 7 (1.55%) Kamailio
9 7 (1.55%) Postfix
9 7 (1.55%) Xen
10 6 (1.33%) Snort
11 5 (1.11%) KVM
11 5 (1.11%) pfSense
11 5 (1.11%) Samba
12 4 (0.88%) Ceph
12 4 (0.88%) GPFS
12 4 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 196 (43.36%) Puppet
2 193 (42.70%) Ansible
3 127 (28.10%) Nagios
4 79 (17.48%) Opscode Chef
5 71 (15.71%) Terraform
6 47 (10.40%) Kubernetes
7 31 (6.86%) Salt
8 24 (5.31%) Icinga
9 22 (4.87%) ZABBIX
10 11 (2.43%) Cacti
10 11 (2.43%) Packer
10 11 (2.43%) SCCM
11 8 (1.77%) CFEngine
12 7 (1.55%) FortiGate
12 7 (1.55%) HAProxy
12 7 (1.55%) Munin
13 5 (1.11%) Marathon
13 5 (1.11%) Mesos
13 5 (1.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 5 (1.11%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 132 (29.20%) Red Hat
1 132 (29.20%) VMware
2 77 (17.04%) Cisco
3 37 (8.19%) Microsoft
4 36 (7.96%) SaltStack
5 31 (6.86%) HP
6 24 (5.31%) Atlassian
7 18 (3.98%) Google
8 17 (3.76%) EMC
8 17 (3.76%) SolarWinds
9 15 (3.32%) CheckPoint
10 12 (2.65%) New Relic
11 11 (2.43%) Juniper
11 11 (2.43%) Oracle
12 8 (1.77%) Citrix
12 8 (1.77%) Dell
12 8 (1.77%) Palo Alto
12 8 (1.77%) Veeam
13 7 (1.55%) F5
14 6 (1.33%) Fortinet