Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 269 368 350
Rank change year-on-year +99 -18 +45
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 28 26 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.30% 0.16% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.48% 0.76% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 84
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £35,650 £30,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,700 £61,000 £73,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -13.64% +10.00%

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 North of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,896 3,401 4,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 20.18% 20.92% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,653 2,777 3,571
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the North of England

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in the North of England.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the North of England

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in the North of England over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in the North of England

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the North of England region over the 6 months to 15 January 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
Yorkshire +59 13 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North West +79 10 £48,500 +29.33% 12
North East +25 5 £44,000 - 4
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) VPN
3 11 (39.29%) DNS
3 11 (39.29%) Cisco
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (35.71%) AWS
5 9 (32.14%) CentOS
5 9 (32.14%) Ansible
6 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 8 (28.57%) Firewall
6 8 (28.57%) PHP
7 7 (25.00%) CCNP
7 7 (25.00%) CCNA
7 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 7 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (25.00%) MPLS
7 7 (25.00%) OSPF
7 7 (25.00%) BGP
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (25.00%) JNCIP
7 7 (25.00%) DevOps
7 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (21.43%) Docker
8 6 (21.43%) Puppet
8 6 (21.43%) Kubernetes
8 6 (21.43%) Terraform
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
8 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 6 (21.43%) Project Management

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (14.29%) nginx
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon S3
3 4 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (14.29%) Azure
4 3 (10.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (10.71%) Logic Apps
4 3 (10.71%) PaaS
4 3 (10.71%) Serverless
4 3 (10.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (7.14%) GitHub
6 1 (3.57%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (3.57%) npm
6 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) VPN
2 11 (39.29%) DNS
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
4 7 (25.00%) BGP
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (25.00%) MPLS
4 7 (25.00%) OSPF
5 6 (21.43%) DHCP
6 5 (17.86%) Broadband
7 4 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 4 (14.29%) Junos
7 4 (14.29%) PPP
7 4 (14.29%) SNMP
7 4 (14.29%) SSL
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) tcpdump
7 4 (14.29%) VLAN
7 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 4 (14.29%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.14%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) JIRA
5 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix Hypervisor Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) CSS
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) Dropwizard
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) Laravel
3 2 (7.14%) React
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) Symfony
3 2 (7.14%) Vue.js
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.57%) Kafka
4 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.57%) Sass
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Life Science
1 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (3.57%) PKI
1 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) CentOS
3 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.86%) Unix
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (10.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (7.14%) Debian
8 2 (7.14%) Fedora
9 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) DevOps
1 7 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) Open Source
4 4 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (14.29%) Web Filtering
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) B2C
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Project Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Technology Roadmap
6 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PHP
2 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (21.43%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PHP 7
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCNA
2 7 (25.00%) CCNP
2 7 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 4 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 3 (10.71%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Docker
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.71%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (3.57%) Gluster
5 1 (3.57%) GlusterFS
5 1 (3.57%) NFS
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Ansible
2 6 (21.43%) Kubernetes
2 6 (21.43%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Terraform
3 5 (17.86%) Capistrano
3 5 (17.86%) Nagios
4 4 (14.29%) Cacti
4 4 (14.29%) Nmap
5 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
6 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (3.57%) Grafana
7 1 (3.57%) Icinga
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (3.57%) Packer
7 1 (3.57%) Prometheus
7 1 (3.57%) Rancher
7 1 (3.57%) Salt
7 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) D-Link
2 4 (14.29%) Draytek
2 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Dell
3 3 (10.71%) Juniper
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.57%) TOWER Software
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Zend