Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > Midlands
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 269 185 305
Rank change year-on-year -84 +120 +50
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 54 15 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.52% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.80% 1.84% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 40
10th Percentile £33,250 £42,625 £28,500
25th Percentile £39,625 £43,750 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +32.53% +3.75%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £47,813
90th Percentile £71,400 £71,250 £55,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +11.11% -5.71%

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 1,931 815 2,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.74% 21.46% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,471 662 1,944
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,438 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
75th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 26 September 2021.

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 26 September 2021. 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
West Midlands -65 39 £61,000 +10.91% 8
East Midlands -67 15 £46,000 -23.33% 1
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (51.85%) MySQL
3 23 (42.59%) PHP
4 22 (40.74%) HTML
4 22 (40.74%) CSS
5 21 (38.89%) Red Hat
5 21 (38.89%) CentOS
6 20 (37.04%) AWS
6 20 (37.04%) Apache
7 19 (35.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (35.19%) DevOps
8 17 (31.48%) Kubernetes
8 17 (31.48%) Terraform
8 17 (31.48%) Python
8 17 (31.48%) Puppet
9 15 (27.78%) Load Balancing
9 15 (27.78%) Firewall
9 15 (27.78%) Docker
10 14 (25.93%) Tech Ops
11 13 (24.07%) Amazon EKS
11 13 (24.07%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (24.07%) Migration
11 13 (24.07%) Web Development
12 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
12 12 (22.22%) Docker Swarm
13 11 (20.37%) LEMP Stack
13 11 (20.37%) WooCommerce
13 11 (20.37%) Full Stack Development
13 11 (20.37%) LESS
13 11 (20.37%) Shopify

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 20 (37.04%) Apache
2 11 (20.37%) CMS
2 11 (20.37%) nginx
2 11 (20.37%) WordPress
3 9 (16.67%) JBoss
3 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Magento
1 11 (20.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.04%) AWS
2 13 (24.07%) Amazon EKS
3 10 (18.52%) GitHub
4 9 (16.67%) Amazon ECS
5 6 (11.11%) Azure
6 5 (9.26%) GCP
7 4 (7.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (5.56%) SaaS
8 3 (5.56%) Serverless
8 3 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (1.85%) IaaS
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Firewall
2 10 (18.52%) HTTP
3 9 (16.67%) DMZ
4 3 (5.56%) Network Security
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) BGP
6 1 (1.85%) DNS
6 1 (1.85%) NAS
6 1 (1.85%) OSPF
6 1 (1.85%) PABX
6 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.85%) RS-232
6 1 (1.85%) SAN
6 1 (1.85%) SSH
6 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) MySQL
2 6 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.56%) InfluxDB
4 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.85%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Bitbucket
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) GitLab
3 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 3 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.56%) Spinnaker
3 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (16.67%) Social Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Fire and Rescue
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Web Developer
3 10 (18.52%) PHP Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
4 9 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) DBA
8 2 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) CSS
1 22 (40.74%) HTML
2 11 (20.37%) LAMP
2 11 (20.37%) LEMP Stack
2 11 (20.37%) LESS
3 9 (16.67%) REST
4 8 (14.81%) Zend Framework
5 4 (7.41%) Node.js
6 3 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (5.56%) Laravel
7 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.85%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (1.85%) Django
7 1 (1.85%) Flask
7 1 (1.85%) React
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.85%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.41%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (38.89%) CentOS
3 9 (16.67%) Windows
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.41%) Debian
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (1.85%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) SUSE
8 1 (1.85%) Unix
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Continuous Improvement
1 19 (35.19%) DevOps
2 15 (27.78%) Load Balancing
3 14 (25.93%) Tech Ops
4 13 (24.07%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (24.07%) Migration
4 13 (24.07%) Web Development
5 11 (20.37%) Full Stack Development
5 11 (20.37%) OpenUP
5 11 (20.37%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
7 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure as Code
8 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.56%) Information Security
10 3 (5.56%) Multithreading
10 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) PHP
2 17 (31.48%) Python
3 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.26%) Java
6 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.56%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.70%) SQL
9 1 (1.85%) C#
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) Go
9 1 (1.85%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) HNC
1 1 (1.85%) MCSA
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) GlusterFS
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.85%) iptables
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) Kubernetes
1 17 (31.48%) Puppet
1 17 (31.48%) Terraform
2 12 (22.22%) Docker Swarm
3 9 (16.67%) Rundeck
4 8 (14.81%) Ansible
5 6 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (5.56%) Bacula
6 3 (5.56%) Bareos
6 3 (5.56%) Prometheus
6 3 (5.56%) yum
6 3 (5.56%) Zipkin
7 1 (1.85%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 11 (20.37%) WooCommerce
3 10 (18.52%) Zend
4 5 (9.26%) Google
4 5 (9.26%) New Relic
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle
5 3 (5.56%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.85%) VMware