Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 104 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 - +98
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.52% 0.31% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.49% 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Merseyside median annual salary £52,500 - -
North West median annual salary £40,000 £31,600 £38,750
% change year-on-year +26.58% -18.45% -13.89%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 231 408 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 23.40% 31.43% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 156 256 165
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.80%
10th Percentile £23,875 £24,375 £21,600
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,875 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Merseyside

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Merseyside

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Merseyside over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Merseyside

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +27 9 £53,750 -
St Helens - 1 £30,000 -
Ubuntu
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) CentOS
2 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
2 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
3 9 (60.00%) Unix
3 9 (60.00%) Apache
4 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
4 8 (53.33%) Python
4 8 (53.33%) MySQL
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
4 8 (53.33%) LAMP
4 8 (53.33%) SUSE
4 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
4 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
4 8 (53.33%) Ansible
4 8 (53.33%) DevOps
5 7 (46.67%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (46.67%) AMQP
5 7 (46.67%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (46.67%) Kafka
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
6 6 (40.00%) Puppet
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (33.33%) Dependency Management

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 9 (60.00%) Apache
2 8 (53.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (46.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) AMQP
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (53.33%) MySQL
3 5 (33.33%) Big Data
3 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) Ant
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 5 (33.33%) Gradle
3 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 5 (33.33%) JUnit
3 5 (33.33%) Maven
3 5 (33.33%) Selenium
3 5 (33.33%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
1 3 (20.00%) Automation Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Database Specialist
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) LAMP
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) Kafka
2 7 (46.67%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) CentOS
3 9 (60.00%) Unix
4 8 (53.33%) SUSE
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) AIX
7 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
7 1 (6.67%) Solaris
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 5 (33.33%) Line Management
2 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
2 8 (53.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Ansible
2 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (40.00%) Puppet
3 5 (33.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Sophos
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) SaltStack