Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 438 540 435
Rank change year-on-year +102 -105 +45
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 79 165 397
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.32% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 1.52% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 66 144 367
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,375 £34,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £93,375 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -13.64% +10.00%

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 4,323 10,870 14,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.18% 21.20% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,576 8,901 11,919
Median annual salary £63,750 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.87% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 15 January 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 15 January 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 +111 19 £70,000 +21.74% 6
South London +33 4 £67,500 +35.00% 3
East London +25 1 £45,000 -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (62.03%) AWS
3 42 (53.16%) CentOS
4 38 (48.10%) Windows
5 34 (43.04%) Red Hat
6 31 (39.24%) TCP/IP
7 30 (37.97%) Finance
8 29 (36.71%) Python
8 29 (36.71%) DevOps
9 26 (32.91%) Firewall
9 26 (32.91%) Puppet
10 24 (30.38%) Bash Shell
11 23 (29.11%) Azure
12 21 (26.58%) QA
12 21 (26.58%) Apache
12 21 (26.58%) HTTP
13 20 (25.32%) Ansible
13 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
14 19 (24.05%) VMware
14 19 (24.05%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (21.52%) Terraform
15 17 (21.52%) JIRA
16 16 (20.25%) Kafka
16 16 (20.25%) Apache Cassandra
16 16 (20.25%) Apache Spark
16 16 (20.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 15 (18.99%) Windows Server
18 14 (17.72%) Fintech
18 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
18 14 (17.72%) PowerShell

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 21 (26.58%) Apache
2 16 (20.25%) Apache Spark
3 12 (15.19%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (10.13%) Confluence
5 5 (6.33%) nginx
6 4 (5.06%) IIS
7 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 49 (62.03%) AWS
2 23 (29.11%) Azure
3 5 (6.33%) G Suite
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon EKS
4 4 (5.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.80%) Slack
6 2 (2.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (2.53%) Fastly
6 2 (2.53%) GCP
6 2 (2.53%) Office 365
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.27%) Datadog
7 1 (1.27%) IaaS
7 1 (1.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.24%) TCP/IP
2 26 (32.91%) Firewall
3 21 (26.58%) HTTP
4 9 (11.39%) DNS
4 9 (11.39%) SAN
4 9 (11.39%) VPN
5 8 (10.13%) DHCP
6 6 (7.59%) VLAN
7 5 (6.33%) Internet
7 5 (6.33%) OpenLDAP
7 5 (6.33%) SSL
8 4 (5.06%) 802.11
8 4 (5.06%) Ethernet
8 4 (5.06%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (5.06%) FTP
8 4 (5.06%) LAN
8 4 (5.06%) SNMP
8 4 (5.06%) SSH
8 4 (5.06%) WAN
8 4 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (5.06%) Big Data
2 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.80%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.80%) HBase
3 3 (3.80%) Impala
3 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.80%) MySQL
3 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.53%) Apache Ignite
5 1 (1.27%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (25.32%) Jenkins
2 17 (21.52%) JIRA
3 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.86%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (6.33%) Travis CI
5 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (5.06%) GitLab
6 4 (5.06%) GoCD
6 4 (5.06%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.53%) Maven
9 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket Server
9 1 (1.27%) CircleCI
9 1 (1.27%) JMeter
9 1 (1.27%) Selenium
9 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (37.97%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Law
3 2 (2.53%) Publishing
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Games
4 1 (1.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (26.58%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) Consultant
4 13 (16.46%) Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Administrator
6 10 (12.66%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
9 7 (8.86%) Analyst
9 7 (8.86%) Implementation Consultant
9 7 (8.86%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Integration Consultant
10 6 (7.59%) Integration Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (6.33%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) Kafka
2 12 (15.19%) Apache NiFi
2 12 (15.19%) JSON
2 12 (15.19%) RESTful
2 12 (15.19%) XML
3 7 (8.86%) LDAP
4 5 (6.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.33%) Sensu
4 5 (6.33%) YAML
5 4 (5.06%) .NET
5 4 (5.06%) 802.1X
5 4 (5.06%) XMPP
5 4 (5.06%) Zuul
6 2 (2.53%) LAMP
6 2 (2.53%) Symfony
6 2 (2.53%) VCL
6 2 (2.53%) Web Services
7 1 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.27%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.06%) Cloud Native
1 4 (5.06%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.53%) Clustering
2 2 (2.53%) Grid Computing
2 2 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (2.53%) Replication
3 1 (1.27%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.27%) Eurex
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (53.16%) CentOS
3 38 (48.10%) Windows
4 15 (18.99%) Windows Server
5 12 (15.19%) Debian
6 9 (11.39%) Mac OS X
7 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.13%) Unix
8 6 (7.59%) Mac OS
8 6 (7.59%) Windows 10
8 6 (7.59%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.33%) Fedora
10 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2016
11 3 (3.80%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (2.53%) FreeBSD
13 1 (1.27%) Solaris
13 1 (1.27%) SUSE
13 1 (1.27%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) DevOps
2 19 (24.05%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (20.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 14 (17.72%) Fintech
5 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (16.46%) Performance Testing
6 12 (15.19%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 12 (15.19%) API Design
6 12 (15.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (15.19%) Data Analysis
6 12 (15.19%) Data Integration
6 12 (15.19%) Data Security
6 12 (15.19%) Data Transformation
6 12 (15.19%) ETL
7 11 (13.92%) Open Source
8 8 (10.13%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.33%) Kanban
9 5 (6.33%) Patch Management
9 5 (6.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (36.71%) Python
2 24 (30.38%) Bash Shell
3 14 (17.72%) PowerShell
4 8 (10.13%) C#
4 8 (10.13%) Shell Script
4 8 (10.13%) SQL
5 7 (8.86%) Perl
5 7 (8.86%) Ruby
6 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.33%) Bourne shell
8 3 (3.80%) F#
8 3 (3.80%) Groovy
8 3 (3.80%) PHP
9 2 (2.53%) C
10 1 (1.27%) AWK
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.06%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.80%) CCNA
4 3 (3.80%) CISA
4 3 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.80%) CISSP
4 3 (3.80%) CRISC
4 3 (3.80%) GCFE
4 3 (3.80%) GCIH
4 3 (3.80%) GIAC
4 3 (3.80%) GSEC
4 3 (3.80%) SANS
5 2 (2.53%) CCNP
5 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.58%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.53%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) Docker
2 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.53%) StorNext
4 2 (2.53%) vSphere
4 2 (2.53%) Xsan
5 1 (1.27%) LXC
5 1 (1.27%) NFS
5 1 (1.27%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 26 (32.91%) Puppet
2 20 (25.32%) Ansible
3 17 (21.52%) Terraform
4 12 (15.19%) Kubernetes
5 9 (11.39%) Nagios
6 6 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.53%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.53%) Packer
7 2 (2.53%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.27%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.27%) FreeIPA
8 1 (1.27%) Grafana
8 1 (1.27%) Nessus
8 1 (1.27%) SCCM
8 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (43.04%) Red Hat
2 19 (24.05%) VMware
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.59%) Oracle
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco
4 5 (6.33%) Google
4 5 (6.33%) Sophos
5 4 (5.06%) HP
5 4 (5.06%) Juniper
6 2 (2.53%) Apple
6 2 (2.53%) Aruba
6 2 (2.53%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (2.53%) Dell
6 2 (2.53%) EMC
6 2 (2.53%) Isilon
6 2 (2.53%) SonicWALL
6 2 (2.53%) Supermicro
6 2 (2.53%) Synology
7 1 (1.27%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.27%) Trayport