Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 295 213 301
Rank change year-on-year -82 +88 +40
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 42 26 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.40% 0.46% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% 2.17% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 21
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £45,625 £43,750 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +30.95% -11.58%
75th Percentile £71,250 £73,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £78,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.88% +7.89% -9.52%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,057 1,199 2,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.55% 21.06% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,489 965 1,818
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,250 £22,750
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £28,026
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,240
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,919
% change year-on-year - +8.89% -3.33%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the Midlands

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in the Midlands

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -60 34 £50,000 -25.93% 8
East Midlands -51 8 £40,000 -8.57%
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (64.29%) Azure
3 23 (54.76%) AWS
4 20 (47.62%) DevOps
5 19 (45.24%) CSS
6 17 (40.48%) Python
7 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 16 (38.10%) CentOS
8 15 (35.71%) React
8 15 (35.71%) HTTP
8 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
8 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
9 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (33.33%) GIS
9 14 (33.33%) QGIS
9 14 (33.33%) GeoServer
9 14 (33.33%) OpenLayers
9 14 (33.33%) PostGIS
9 14 (33.33%) Leaflet
10 13 (30.95%) Windows
11 12 (28.57%) Apache
12 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
13 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (23.81%) nginx
13 10 (23.81%) MySQL
14 9 (21.43%) PHP
14 9 (21.43%) DNS
15 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 14 (33.33%) GeoServer
2 12 (28.57%) Apache
3 10 (23.81%) nginx
4 7 (16.67%) CMS
4 7 (16.67%) WordPress
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.76%) Drupal
6 2 (4.76%) PrestaShop
6 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.38%) Confluence
7 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.38%) IIS
7 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Magento
1 7 (16.67%) Shopify
2 1 (2.38%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.38%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 27 (64.29%) Azure
2 23 (54.76%) AWS
3 8 (19.05%) IaaS
3 8 (19.05%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (11.90%) OneDrive
5 4 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (7.14%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (7.14%) Amazon S3
6 3 (7.14%) PaaS
6 3 (7.14%) Route 53
7 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.38%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (2.38%) Azure Key Vault
7 1 (2.38%) Azure Monitor
7 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.38%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) HTTP
2 9 (21.43%) DNS
3 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (14.29%) VPN
5 5 (11.90%) DHCP
6 3 (7.14%) Firewall
7 2 (4.76%) BGP
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
7 2 (4.76%) NAS
7 2 (4.76%) OSPF
7 2 (4.76%) SAN
8 1 (2.38%) DSL
8 1 (2.38%) IPsec
8 1 (2.38%) LAN
8 1 (2.38%) MPLS
8 1 (2.38%) OpenVPN
8 1 (2.38%) VoIP
8 1 (2.38%) WAN
8 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) GIS
1 14 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (33.33%) QGIS
2 10 (23.81%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) Redis
5 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) GitLab
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.76%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.76%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) WiX
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) Emacs
General
1 4 (9.52%) Social Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Geospatial Engineer
1 14 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) NOC Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) CSS
2 15 (35.71%) React
3 14 (33.33%) Leaflet
3 14 (33.33%) OpenLayers
3 14 (33.33%) PostGIS
4 8 (19.05%) LAMP
5 7 (16.67%) HTML
6 6 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (11.90%) LESS
8 3 (7.14%) Laravel
9 2 (4.76%) Gherkin
9 2 (4.76%) jQuery
9 2 (4.76%) JSON
9 2 (4.76%) REST
9 2 (4.76%) Vue.js
9 2 (4.76%) XML
10 1 (2.38%) .NET
10 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.38%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (2.38%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Clustering
1 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
1 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (2.38%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) CentOS
3 13 (30.95%) Windows
4 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
5 6 (14.29%) Debian
5 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.52%) Unix
7 1 (2.38%) CoreOS
7 1 (2.38%) Solaris
7 1 (2.38%) SUSE
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) DevOps
2 15 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) Migration
6 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Web Development
7 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
8 5 (11.90%) CI/CD
8 5 (11.90%) Email Filtering
8 5 (11.90%) Full Stack Development
8 5 (11.90%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (11.90%) OpenUP
8 5 (11.90%) Project Delivery
8 5 (11.90%) Web Filtering
9 4 (9.52%) Open Source
9 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.14%) High Availability
10 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Python
2 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) PHP
4 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.90%) Bicep
6 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) Go
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 15 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
2 1 (2.38%) MCITP
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (2.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (11.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 6 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (11.90%) Docker
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) GlusterFS
4 1 (2.38%) iptables
4 1 (2.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Kubernetes
1 5 (11.90%) Terraform
2 4 (9.52%) Ansible
3 3 (7.14%) Prometheus
3 3 (7.14%) Puppet
4 1 (2.38%) Bacula
4 1 (2.38%) Bareos
4 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.38%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
2 5 (11.90%) WooCommerce
3 2 (4.76%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) New Relic
3 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.38%) Ariba
4 1 (2.38%) Avaya
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.38%) GENBAND
4 1 (2.38%) Juniper
4 1 (2.38%) Meraki
4 1 (2.38%) Nokia
4 1 (2.38%) Nortel
4 1 (2.38%) OpenText
4 1 (2.38%) SAP