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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.24% - 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.09% - 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Median salary £31,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 115 116 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 20.32% 23.58% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 76 86 104
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 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
Liverpool - 6 £32,500 -
Ubuntu
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Ruby
3 7 (70.00%) Puppet
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (30.00%) Bourne shell
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Fedora
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) CentOS
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Korn
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft

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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) RSpec
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) HPUX Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) Phusion Passenger
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 3 (30.00%) Fedora
3 3 (30.00%) HPUX
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Kanban
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Bourne shell
4 3 (30.00%) Korn
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Smalltalk
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
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