Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 70 46
Rank change year-on-year +16 -24 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.48% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.53% 0.72% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median annual salary - - -
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91% +4.04%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 131 139 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 31.72% 30.55% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 91 81 57
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £23,850
90th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Northern Ireland

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Northern Ireland

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
County Antrim - 2 - -
Ubuntu
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 2 (100.00%) Xen
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Hazelcast
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (100.00%) SMPP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SMPP
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hazelcast
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Xen