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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 169 175
Rank change year-on-year -36 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 4 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.095% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.38% 1.20% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Median salary £49,500 £38,250 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +6.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £28,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,450 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

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 1061 753 763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 25.23% 21.55% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 929 657 630
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Unix
2 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 12 (52.17%) Puppet
3 11 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (43.48%) DevOps
4 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (43.48%) Debian
5 9 (39.13%) VMware
6 8 (34.78%) Python
6 8 (34.78%) Perl
6 8 (34.78%) CentOS
7 7 (30.43%) Ansible
7 7 (30.43%) MySQL
8 6 (26.09%) DNS
8 6 (26.09%) Nagios
8 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (21.74%) logstash
9 5 (21.74%) Kibana
9 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
9 5 (21.74%) Solaris
10 4 (17.39%) SUSE
10 4 (17.39%) NFS
10 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
10 4 (17.39%) Apache
10 4 (17.39%) Graphite
10 4 (17.39%) Docker
10 4 (17.39%) iPad
10 4 (17.39%) Open Source
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure

Ubuntu
Co-occurring 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 4 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) nginx
2 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.35%) CloudStack
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Jetty
3 1 (4.35%) Mongrel
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.35%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.35%) Heroku
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) IPsec
3 1 (4.35%) OpenVPN
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) OLTP
3 1 (4.35%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.35%) MariaDB
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) Travis CI
2 1 (4.35%) GoCD
2 1 (4.35%) Hudson
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Linux Support
3 7 (30.43%) Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
5 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) AWS Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Unix Support
7 2 (8.70%) Cloud Administrator
7 2 (8.70%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.35%) Kafka
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Unix
3 10 (43.48%) Debian
4 8 (34.78%) CentOS
5 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Solaris
7 4 (17.39%) SUSE
8 1 (4.35%) FreeBSD
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 4 (17.39%) Open Source
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.35%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Task Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Perl
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.04%) PHP
3 2 (8.70%) Ruby
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Go
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
1 4 (17.39%) NFS
2 3 (13.04%) KVM
3 2 (8.70%) Postfix
3 2 (8.70%) qmail
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Puppet
2 11 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (30.43%) Ansible
4 6 (26.09%) Nagios
5 5 (21.74%) Kibana
5 5 (21.74%) logstash
6 4 (17.39%) Graphite
7 3 (13.04%) Terraform
8 1 (4.35%) Icinga
8 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
8 1 (4.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Red Hat
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Rackspace
3 2 (8.70%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 14 days ago