Period
to 22 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 516 495 451
Rank change year-on-year -21 -44 -77
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 214 361 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.53% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.79% 2.33% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 167 335 432
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £33,400 £37,500 £37,125
90th Percentile £110,000 £87,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

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 11,948 15,496 18,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.69% 22.65% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9,831 12,765 14,673
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £89,600 £83,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 22 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 47 £63,750 +6.25% 19
West London +20 9 £40,000 -38.46% 8
South London -2 7 £50,000 -16.67%
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 214 (100.00%) Linux
2 115 (53.74%) CentOS
3 102 (47.66%) AWS
4 99 (46.26%) Python
5 96 (44.86%) Docker
6 91 (42.52%) Red Hat
7 81 (37.85%) Windows
8 80 (37.38%) Bash Shell
9 73 (34.11%) Puppet
10 72 (33.64%) DevOps
11 71 (33.18%) MySQL
12 56 (26.17%) TCP/IP
13 55 (25.70%) Debian
14 49 (22.90%) Apache
15 47 (21.96%) Ansible
15 47 (21.96%) Opscode Chef
15 47 (21.96%) Kubernetes
16 46 (21.50%) LAMP
17 45 (21.03%) nginx
18 43 (20.09%) Open Source
18 43 (20.09%) Finance
19 41 (19.16%) Azure
20 39 (18.22%) PostgreSQL
21 38 (17.76%) Configuration Management
22 36 (16.82%) GCP
23 35 (16.36%) Jenkins
23 35 (16.36%) DNS
24 34 (15.89%) Cisco
25 33 (15.42%) High Availability
26 32 (14.95%) 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 49 (22.90%) Apache
2 45 (21.03%) nginx
3 31 (14.49%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (11.21%) MS Exchange
5 11 (5.14%) Confluence
6 8 (3.74%) Apache Pig
6 8 (3.74%) Apache Spark
6 8 (3.74%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.34%) CMS
7 5 (2.34%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.87%) IIS
9 3 (1.40%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.93%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 102 (47.66%) AWS
2 41 (19.16%) Azure
3 36 (16.82%) GCP
4 25 (11.68%) Amazon EC2
5 22 (10.28%) Office 365
6 19 (8.88%) GitHub
7 17 (7.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 17 (7.94%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (7.01%) Amazon SQS
8 15 (7.01%) Cloud Computing
8 15 (7.01%) SaaS
9 14 (6.54%) Serverless
10 13 (6.07%) Slack
11 10 (4.67%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (4.21%) Amazon ECS
12 9 (4.21%) AWS Fargate
13 8 (3.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 8 (3.74%) Route 53
14 6 (2.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (2.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (26.17%) TCP/IP
2 35 (16.36%) DNS
3 30 (14.02%) Firewall
4 25 (11.68%) LAN
4 25 (11.68%) SNMP
5 23 (10.75%) WAN
6 22 (10.28%) HTTP
7 21 (9.81%) OSPF
8 20 (9.35%) BGP
8 20 (9.35%) Multicast
8 20 (9.35%) Wireless
9 17 (7.94%) IGMP
9 17 (7.94%) SMTP
9 17 (7.94%) Structured Cabling
9 17 (7.94%) WLAN
10 16 (7.48%) Network Security
11 15 (7.01%) MPLS
12 14 (6.54%) BGP-4
12 14 (6.54%) Internet
13 12 (5.61%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (33.18%) MySQL
2 39 (18.22%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (10.28%) Big Data
4 17 (7.94%) Amazon RDS
5 13 (6.07%) NoSQL
6 12 (5.61%) Redis
7 9 (4.21%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.74%) SQL Server
9 7 (3.27%) Amazon Aurora
10 5 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.93%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.93%) HBase
12 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.93%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.47%) Aerospike
13 1 (0.47%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 35 (16.36%) Jenkins
2 30 (14.02%) JIRA
3 26 (12.15%) Git (software)
4 20 (9.35%) Bitbucket
5 19 (8.88%) Subversion
6 11 (5.14%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.21%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (2.80%) GitLab
9 5 (2.34%) Appium
10 4 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.87%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.40%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.93%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.93%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.93%) Selenium
13 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.47%) JMeter
13 1 (0.47%) Travis CI
General
1 43 (20.09%) Finance
2 14 (6.54%) Law
3 8 (3.74%) Banking
4 5 (2.34%) Back Office
4 5 (2.34%) Publishing
5 4 (1.87%) Marketing
6 2 (0.93%) French Language
6 2 (0.93%) German Language
6 2 (0.93%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.47%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (21.50%) Administrator
2 43 (20.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (17.76%) Systems Administrator
4 35 (16.36%) Linux Engineer
5 31 (14.49%) Developer
6 20 (9.35%) Systems Engineer
7 18 (8.41%) AWS DevOps
8 17 (7.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 17 (7.94%) Network Administrator
9 16 (7.48%) Python Developer
10 15 (7.01%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (6.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 12 (5.61%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 10 (4.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 10 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
13 10 (4.67%) Lead DevOps
14 9 (4.21%) DevOps Administrator
14 9 (4.21%) Lead DevOps Engineer
15 8 (3.74%) Big Data Manager
15 8 (3.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (21.50%) LAMP
2 26 (12.15%) Node.js
3 24 (11.21%) LEMP Stack
4 20 (9.35%) LAPP Stack
5 18 (8.41%) LDAP
6 15 (7.01%) Elastic Stack
7 14 (6.54%) 802.1X
7 14 (6.54%) Web Services
8 11 (5.14%) HTML
9 10 (4.67%) CSS
10 9 (4.21%) XML
11 6 (2.80%) libvirt
12 5 (2.34%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.34%) jQuery
12 5 (2.34%) Spring
12 5 (2.34%) Spring Boot
13 3 (1.40%) .NET
13 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (1.40%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 17 (7.94%) Clustering
2 17 (7.94%) IPTV
2 17 (7.94%) MPEG
2 17 (7.94%) Replication
2 17 (7.94%) Video\Live Streaming
3 16 (7.48%) Public Cloud
4 12 (5.61%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.21%) Private Cloud
6 8 (3.74%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.74%) Virtual Team
7 7 (3.27%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (1.40%) CMDB
11 3 (1.40%) Eurex
11 3 (1.40%) User Experience
12 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 214 (100.00%) Linux
2 115 (53.74%) CentOS
3 81 (37.85%) Windows
4 55 (25.70%) Debian
5 32 (14.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (12.15%) Windows Server
7 19 (8.88%) Unix
8 18 (8.41%) Windows 10
9 13 (6.07%) Mac OS
9 13 (6.07%) Solaris
10 11 (5.14%) Fedora
11 9 (4.21%) Apple iOS
11 9 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (3.74%) Android
12 8 (3.74%) Windows 7
13 6 (2.80%) Windows 8
14 5 (2.34%) SUSE
15 3 (1.40%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.47%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (33.64%) DevOps
2 43 (20.09%) Open Source
3 38 (17.76%) Configuration Management
4 33 (15.42%) High Availability
5 31 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (10.28%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (10.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 18 (8.41%) Business Continuity
8 18 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (8.41%) E-Commerce
8 18 (8.41%) Infrastructure as Code
8 18 (8.41%) ITIL
8 18 (8.41%) Machine Learning
9 17 (7.94%) Microservices
10 15 (7.01%) Fintech
11 14 (6.54%) Migration
11 14 (6.54%) Project Planning
11 14 (6.54%) Time Management
12 13 (6.07%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 99 (46.26%) Python
2 80 (37.38%) Bash Shell
3 28 (13.08%) PHP
3 28 (13.08%) Ruby
4 26 (12.15%) JavaScript
5 24 (11.21%) Java
6 21 (9.81%) SQL
7 17 (7.94%) Go
8 14 (6.54%) Perl
8 14 (6.54%) Shell Script
9 13 (6.07%) PowerShell
10 11 (5.14%) Scala
11 10 (4.67%) C++
12 9 (4.21%) Apple Swift
12 9 (4.21%) Clojure
13 8 (3.74%) Kotlin
14 7 (3.27%) C
15 4 (1.87%) C#
16 2 (0.93%) Groovy
16 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (11.68%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (6.54%) CCNP
4 13 (6.07%) Degree
5 10 (4.67%) CCDP
6 9 (4.21%) AWS Certification
7 8 (3.74%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.27%) CCNA
9 3 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.40%) MCSE
9 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.93%) CWNA
10 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.93%) JNCIP
10 2 (0.93%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.93%) MCSA
10 2 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.47%) CCIE
11 1 (0.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.61%) QA
2 9 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 96 (44.86%) Docker
2 28 (13.08%) KVM
3 23 (10.75%) Active Directory
4 15 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (5.14%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (4.67%) DRBD
6 10 (4.67%) GlusterFS
7 7 (3.27%) iptables
7 7 (3.27%) vSphere
8 5 (2.34%) oVirt
9 4 (1.87%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.87%) QEMU
9 4 (1.87%) VMware NSX
10 3 (1.40%) Firmware
10 3 (1.40%) NFS
10 3 (1.40%) Samba
10 3 (1.40%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.93%) HDFS
11 2 (0.93%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (34.11%) Puppet
2 47 (21.96%) Ansible
2 47 (21.96%) Kubernetes
2 47 (21.96%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (14.95%) Nagios
4 27 (12.62%) Terraform
5 26 (12.15%) Prometheus
6 24 (11.21%) ZABBIX
7 12 (5.61%) Grafana
8 11 (5.14%) Packer
9 10 (4.67%) Galera Cluster
9 10 (4.67%) Kibana
10 9 (4.21%) logstash
11 7 (3.27%) FortiGate
12 6 (2.80%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (2.80%) Mesos
13 4 (1.87%) Icinga
13 4 (1.87%) Munin
13 4 (1.87%) vCenter Server
14 3 (1.40%) Cacti
Vendors
1 91 (42.52%) Red Hat
2 34 (15.89%) Cisco
3 31 (14.49%) Google
4 29 (13.55%) VMware
5 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
6 11 (5.14%) Dell
6 11 (5.14%) SaltStack
7 10 (4.67%) Extreme Networks
7 10 (4.67%) Percona
8 9 (4.21%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.74%) Dynatrace
9 8 (3.74%) Juniper
10 7 (3.27%) Apple
11 6 (2.80%) Citrix
11 6 (2.80%) HP
12 5 (2.34%) SonicWALL
13 4 (1.87%) EqualLogic
13 4 (1.87%) Ubiquiti
14 3 (1.40%) Brocade
14 3 (1.40%) Palo Alto