The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
North West / Manchester
Rank 187 173 185
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 18 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.46% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.98% 0.87% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 4
Median salary £35,750 £39,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +45.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,250 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £45,000 £34,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

Ubuntu is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 908 808 936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.35% 24.22% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 758 661 776
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Manchester

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Manchester.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Manchester

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Manchester

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +6 7 £35,000 +28.44%
Cheadle +7 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Ubuntu
North West

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (60.61%) CentOS
3 18 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (48.48%) PHP
4 16 (48.48%) Debian
5 15 (45.45%) Perl
5 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
6 14 (42.42%) Python
7 13 (39.39%) nginx
8 12 (36.36%) Puppet
8 12 (36.36%) DNS
8 12 (36.36%) HTML
9 11 (33.33%) MySQL
9 11 (33.33%) Unix
9 11 (33.33%) VMware
9 11 (33.33%) Nagios
9 11 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (27.27%) DevOps
10 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
11 8 (24.24%) Apache
11 8 (24.24%) Web Services
12 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (21.21%) qmail
12 7 (21.21%) Postfix
12 7 (21.21%) jQuery
12 7 (21.21%) Open Source
12 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
12 7 (21.21%) SQL
12 7 (21.21%) Clustering

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 13 (39.39%) nginx
2 8 (24.24%) Apache
3 5 (15.15%) CMS
3 5 (15.15%) WordPress
4 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (3.03%) CloudStack
6 1 (3.03%) IIS
6 1 (3.03%) Jetty
6 1 (3.03%) Mongrel
6 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon S3
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.06%) IaaS
4 2 (6.06%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.03%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.03%) Heroku
5 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 5 (15.15%) FTP
3 2 (6.06%) Internet
3 2 (6.06%) SMTP
4 1 (3.03%) IPsec
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.03%) SAN
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Hudson
2 2 (6.06%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.03%) GoCD
3 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.03%) Games
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Linux Support
3 7 (21.21%) Developer
4 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
6 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) Unix Support
8 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Lead PHP Developer
8 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) Web Services
3 7 (21.21%) jQuery
4 6 (18.18%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) Laravel
6 3 (9.09%) LAMP
7 1 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.03%) Kafka
7 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) Clustering
3 4 (12.12%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (60.61%) CentOS
3 16 (48.48%) Debian
4 11 (33.33%) Unix
5 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (18.18%) Solaris
7 4 (12.12%) SUSE
8 1 (3.03%) Fedora
8 1 (3.03%) FreeBSD
8 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) DevOps
1 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 7 (21.21%) Open Source
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) SEO
3 5 (15.15%) Web Development
4 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
6 2 (6.06%) OOP
6 2 (6.06%) Refactoring
6 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.03%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) PHP
2 15 (45.45%) Perl
3 14 (42.42%) Python
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.09%) Ruby
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) Go
8 1 (3.03%) Korn
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Postfix
1 7 (21.21%) qmail
2 5 (15.15%) Docker
3 3 (9.09%) KVM
3 3 (9.09%) NFS
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.03%) vCloud
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) Puppet
2 11 (33.33%) Nagios
2 11 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (21.21%) Ansible
4 5 (15.15%) cPanel
4 5 (15.15%) Kibana
4 5 (15.15%) logstash
5 4 (12.12%) Graphite
5 4 (12.12%) Terraform
6 1 (3.03%) Cobbler
6 1 (3.03%) Icinga
6 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.03%) Packer
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 11 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Google
4 5 (15.15%) Facebook
4 5 (15.15%) Twitter
5 2 (6.06%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.03%) Apple
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Large Pension + Flexible Bonus's
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum upto 35K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago