Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 405 502 430
Rank change year-on-year +97 -72 -16
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 401 358 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.51% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.97% 2.16% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 361 323 395
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £37,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 13,499 16,540 17,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.23% 23.62% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11,203 13,835 14,557
London median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +10 69 £65,000 +18.18% 1
West London +14 11 £60,000 -4.00%
South London -1 2 £42,500 -5.56%
East London +17 1 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 401 (100.00%) Linux
2 200 (49.88%) CentOS
3 199 (49.63%) Amazon AWS
4 193 (48.13%) Docker
5 188 (46.88%) DevOps
6 186 (46.38%) Python
7 169 (42.14%) Red Hat
8 159 (39.65%) Bash Shell
9 153 (38.15%) Puppet
10 139 (34.66%) Ansible
11 132 (32.92%) Windows
12 121 (30.17%) Apache
13 114 (28.43%) Opscode Chef
14 111 (27.68%) Jenkins
15 109 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
16 108 (26.93%) Java
16 108 (26.93%) Kubernetes
17 106 (26.43%) MySQL
18 102 (25.44%) Git (software)
19 101 (25.19%) Debian
20 96 (23.94%) Finance
21 95 (23.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 91 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
23 84 (20.95%) SQL
24 78 (19.45%) PHP
24 78 (19.45%) Web Services
25 77 (19.20%) Ruby
26 76 (18.95%) Terraform
27 71 (17.71%) Configuration Management
28 70 (17.46%) VMware

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
1 121 (30.17%) Apache
2 70 (17.46%) nginx
3 69 (17.21%) Tomcat
4 41 (10.22%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (10.22%) IIS
5 22 (5.49%) WordPress
6 17 (4.24%) Confluence
7 14 (3.49%) Apache Spark
8 11 (2.74%) Apache Pig
9 8 (2.00%) WildFly
10 7 (1.75%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.75%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.25%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.25%) JBoss
13 1 (0.25%) Jetty
13 1 (0.25%) Mongrel
13 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 199 (49.63%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (14.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 52 (12.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (12.22%) Cloud Computing
5 47 (11.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 42 (10.47%) Amazon EC2
7 33 (8.23%) Amazon SQS
8 20 (4.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (4.74%) Slack
10 17 (4.24%) Route 53
11 16 (3.99%) SaaS
12 14 (3.49%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (3.49%) GitHub
13 12 (2.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 12 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (1.75%) Office 365
15 6 (1.50%) Amazon S3
16 5 (1.25%) CloudFront
16 5 (1.25%) NuGet
16 5 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (15.71%) TCP/IP
2 62 (15.46%) DNS
3 45 (11.22%) Firewall
4 30 (7.48%) VPN
5 19 (4.74%) LAN
5 19 (4.74%) WAN
6 15 (3.74%) SSH
7 14 (3.49%) BGP
8 13 (3.24%) OSPF
9 10 (2.49%) VLAN
10 9 (2.24%) SNMP
11 8 (2.00%) NetScaler
11 8 (2.00%) Network Security
12 7 (1.75%) Asterisk PBX
12 7 (1.75%) DHCP
13 6 (1.50%) SAN
14 5 (1.25%) MPLS
14 5 (1.25%) OpenVPN
14 5 (1.25%) SSL
14 5 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (26.43%) MySQL
2 67 (16.71%) PostgreSQL
3 47 (11.72%) Big Data
4 44 (10.97%) SQL Server
5 40 (9.98%) Amazon RDS
5 40 (9.98%) NoSQL
6 29 (7.23%) MongoDB
7 20 (4.99%) Hadoop
8 18 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (4.49%) Redis
9 13 (3.24%) HBase
10 12 (2.99%) Amazon Aurora
11 8 (2.00%) Neo4j
11 8 (2.00%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.75%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (1.50%) BigQuery
13 6 (1.50%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 111 (27.68%) Jenkins
2 102 (25.44%) Git (software)
3 53 (13.22%) Maven
4 50 (12.47%) JIRA
5 45 (11.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 38 (9.48%) Subversion
7 34 (8.48%) Vagrant
8 31 (7.73%) TeamCity
9 30 (7.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 28 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (5.99%) Bitbucket
11 24 (5.99%) Gradle
12 21 (5.24%) Hudson
12 21 (5.24%) MSBuild
13 20 (4.99%) JUnit
13 20 (4.99%) Log4j
13 20 (4.99%) Selenium
13 20 (4.99%) TestNG
14 19 (4.74%) Travis CI
15 8 (2.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 96 (23.94%) Finance
2 30 (7.48%) Banking
3 18 (4.49%) Law
4 15 (3.74%) Games
5 12 (2.99%) Military
6 11 (2.74%) Retail
7 9 (2.24%) Front Office
7 9 (2.24%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.50%) German Language
9 5 (1.25%) French Language
9 5 (1.25%) Publishing
10 4 (1.00%) Advertising
10 4 (1.00%) Marketing
11 3 (0.75%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.50%) Swedish Language
13 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 98 (24.44%) Administrator
2 96 (23.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 89 (22.19%) Systems Administrator
4 66 (16.46%) Linux Engineer
5 56 (13.97%) Developer
6 49 (12.22%) Linux Administrator
7 46 (11.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 45 (11.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 35 (8.73%) Systems Engineer
10 34 (8.48%) Java Developer
11 32 (7.98%) Software Engineer
12 27 (6.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 23 (5.74%) AWS DevOps
14 22 (5.49%) DevOps Administrator
14 22 (5.49%) Senior DevOps
15 21 (5.24%) Windows DevOps Engineer
15 21 (5.24%) Windows Engineer
16 20 (4.99%) Agile Developer
16 20 (4.99%) Agile Java Developer
17 19 (4.74%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (19.45%) Web Services
2 47 (11.72%) LAPP Stack
3 41 (10.22%) LAMP
4 39 (9.73%) CSS
4 39 (9.73%) HTML
4 39 (9.73%) Node.js
5 38 (9.48%) LEMP Stack
6 37 (9.23%) .NET
7 33 (8.23%) Spring
8 28 (6.98%) Ajax
8 28 (6.98%) Elastic Stack
9 24 (5.99%) jQuery
10 22 (5.49%) Hibernate
10 22 (5.49%) JSP
10 22 (5.49%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (5.24%) Java EE
12 20 (4.99%) JSTL
13 15 (3.74%) Kafka
14 14 (3.49%) RESTful
14 14 (3.49%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.73%) Linux Command Line
2 30 (7.48%) Fintech
3 25 (6.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 23 (5.74%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (2.99%) NHS
6 12 (2.99%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.24%) Derivative
7 9 (2.24%) Equities
7 9 (2.24%) Fixed Income
7 9 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.24%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.24%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.75%) Clustering
10 5 (1.25%) CMDB
11 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 401 (100.00%) Linux
2 200 (49.88%) CentOS
3 132 (32.92%) Windows
4 101 (25.19%) Debian
5 95 (23.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 57 (14.21%) Windows Server
7 44 (10.97%) Fedora
8 36 (8.98%) Unix
9 35 (8.73%) SUSE
10 26 (6.48%) Android
11 20 (4.99%) openSUSE
11 20 (4.99%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (3.24%) Windows 10
14 8 (2.00%) VyOS
15 7 (1.75%) Amazon Linux
15 7 (1.75%) FreeBSD
16 5 (1.25%) DC/OS
16 5 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (46.88%) DevOps
2 109 (27.18%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (17.71%) Configuration Management
5 59 (14.71%) Open Source
6 56 (13.97%) Software Engineering
7 43 (10.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 41 (10.22%) Computer Science
9 39 (9.73%) Patch Management
10 38 (9.48%) Microservices
11 37 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
12 35 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
13 33 (8.23%) Business Continuity
13 33 (8.23%) Business Continuity Management
14 30 (7.48%) Deployment Automation
15 27 (6.73%) Server Management
16 25 (6.23%) Machine Learning
17 22 (5.49%) TDD
18 20 (4.99%) Artificial Intelligence
19 19 (4.74%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (46.38%) Python
2 159 (39.65%) Bash Shell
3 108 (26.93%) Java
4 84 (20.95%) SQL
5 78 (19.45%) PHP
6 77 (19.20%) Ruby
7 67 (16.71%) Perl
8 62 (15.46%) JavaScript
9 56 (13.97%) PowerShell
10 55 (13.72%) Shell Script
11 44 (10.97%) C++
12 41 (10.22%) C
13 37 (9.23%) C#
14 21 (5.24%) Scala
15 14 (3.49%) Clojure
16 9 (2.24%) Bourne shell
16 9 (2.24%) Korn
17 8 (2.00%) Go
18 7 (1.75%) Groovy
19 4 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (12.22%) Degree
2 24 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (4.99%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.50%) CISSP
6 6 (1.50%) MCP
6 6 (1.50%) PhD
7 5 (1.25%) CCNA
8 4 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.75%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.50%) CCNP
10 2 (0.50%) CWNA
10 2 (0.50%) MCSE
11 1 (0.25%) CCSP
11 1 (0.25%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (0.25%) MCSA
11 1 (0.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.98%) QA
2 12 (2.99%) HL7
2 12 (2.99%) ISO 22301
2 12 (2.99%) ISO 9000
3 7 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.75%) GDPR
5 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.50%) SLA
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 193 (48.13%) Docker
2 54 (13.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (10.47%) Active Directory
4 29 (7.23%) KVM
5 18 (4.49%) vSphere
6 12 (2.99%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (2.49%) NFS
8 7 (1.75%) HDFS
8 7 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.75%) XenServer
9 6 (1.50%) VirtualBox
10 5 (1.25%) pfSense
10 5 (1.25%) Postfix
10 5 (1.25%) Samba
11 4 (1.00%) Firmware
11 4 (1.00%) VMware NSX
12 3 (0.75%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.75%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 153 (38.15%) Puppet
2 139 (34.66%) Ansible
3 114 (28.43%) Opscode Chef
4 108 (26.93%) Kubernetes
5 76 (18.95%) Terraform
6 40 (9.98%) Salt
7 28 (6.98%) Nagios
8 26 (6.48%) Prometheus
9 25 (6.23%) ZABBIX
10 18 (4.49%) Grafana
11 17 (4.24%) Packer
12 16 (3.99%) Docker Swarm
13 12 (2.99%) Marathon
13 12 (2.99%) Mesos
14 11 (2.74%) Kibana
14 11 (2.74%) systemd
14 11 (2.74%) vCenter Server
15 10 (2.49%) HAProxy
16 8 (2.00%) logstash
16 8 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 169 (42.14%) Red Hat
2 70 (17.46%) VMware
3 60 (14.96%) Oracle
4 46 (11.47%) Google
5 41 (10.22%) Microsoft
6 26 (6.48%) Cisco
7 24 (5.99%) Atlassian
8 22 (5.49%) Dynatrace
9 16 (3.99%) SolarWinds
10 11 (2.74%) Citrix
10 11 (2.74%) Rackspace
10 11 (2.74%) SaltStack
11 8 (2.00%) Tableau
12 7 (1.75%) Juniper
12 7 (1.75%) Splunk
12 7 (1.75%) Symantec
13 6 (1.50%) Dell
13 6 (1.50%) Talend
13 6 (1.50%) Teradata
14 5 (1.25%) PagerDuty