Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 75 55
Rank change year-on-year +32 -20 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 14 3 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 3.18% 0.45% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.95% 1.79% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Median annual salary £30,000 - -
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%

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 78 168 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.73% 24.93% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 45 112 70
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £28,850 £23,000 £20,613
90th Percentile £59,000 £87,500 £55,125
UK median annual salary £48,300 £47,500 £46,056
% change year-on-year +1.68% +3.14% +2.35%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Northern Ireland

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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 4 June 2020. 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 +35 14 £30,000 -
Ubuntu
UK

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) SSH
1 14 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 13 (92.86%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (92.86%) Puppet
2 13 (92.86%) NAS
2 13 (92.86%) Configuration Management
2 13 (92.86%) Python
2 13 (92.86%) Perl
2 13 (92.86%) Unix
2 13 (92.86%) Solaris
2 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 13 (92.86%) SMTP
2 13 (92.86%) DHCP
2 13 (92.86%) NFS
2 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 13 (92.86%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) PhD
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Azure

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 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) SSH
2 13 (92.86%) DHCP
2 13 (92.86%) DNS
2 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 13 (92.86%) NAS
2 13 (92.86%) SAN
2 13 (92.86%) SMTP
2 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (92.86%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Junior
1 13 (92.86%) Junior Unix Engineer
1 13 (92.86%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
1 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Solaris
2 13 (92.86%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (92.86%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 13 (92.86%) Perl
2 13 (92.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PhD
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) Puppet