Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 192 226
Rank change year-on-year +8 +34 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 44 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.78% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% 1.59% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 36 4 10
Scotland median annual salary £53,750 £42,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.47% +1.80% +12.84%
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,625 £24,625
90th Percentile £71,875 £49,625 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1210 1135 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.45% 22.16% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 798 744 937
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Scotland

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Scotland

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Scotland

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -1 17 £52,500 - 2
Edinburgh -3 12 £62,500 +47.06%
Dundee - 3 £30,000 - 1
Highlands - 1 £34,000 -
Ubuntu
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (61.36%) Firewall
3 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (52.27%) Puppet
4 23 (52.27%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (52.27%) Ansible
5 21 (47.73%) CentOS
6 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (43.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (43.18%) Ruby
8 17 (38.64%) Python
8 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
9 16 (36.36%) LAN
9 16 (36.36%) WAN
9 16 (36.36%) Cisco
9 16 (36.36%) Blackberry
9 16 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (36.36%) PowerShell
9 16 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (36.36%) Docker
9 16 (36.36%) DevOps
9 16 (36.36%) Varonis
9 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 16 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
10 15 (34.09%) Packer
10 15 (34.09%) Mentoring
10 15 (34.09%) Vagrant
10 15 (34.09%) Asset Management
11 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 16 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.27%) nginx
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (13.64%) OpenShift
4 4 (9.09%) Office 365
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.27%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (61.36%) Firewall
2 16 (36.36%) LAN
2 16 (36.36%) WAN
3 12 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
3 12 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (27.27%) IP Telephony
3 12 (27.27%) MPLS
3 12 (27.27%) Network Security
3 12 (27.27%) VPN
3 12 (27.27%) Wireless
4 4 (9.09%) DHCP
4 4 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.27%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Vagrant
2 12 (27.27%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (13.64%) Gradle
3 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.64%) Maven
4 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Architect
3 12 (27.27%) Network Architect
3 12 (27.27%) Senior DevOps
3 12 (27.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Junior
5 3 (6.82%) Research Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Graduate
6 2 (4.55%) Junior Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Malware Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Malware Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) Web Services
2 6 (13.64%) Node.js
3 4 (9.09%) HTML
3 4 (9.09%) HTML5
3 4 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.27%) Apache CXF
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) CSS3
5 1 (2.27%) D3.js
5 1 (2.27%) Drools
5 1 (2.27%) jBPM
5 1 (2.27%) LAMP
5 1 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Blackberry
1 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (47.73%) CentOS
3 19 (43.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.36%) Unix
5 4 (9.09%) Windows
6 3 (6.82%) Debian
6 3 (6.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) DevOps
2 16 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 16 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
3 15 (34.09%) Asset Management
3 15 (34.09%) Mentoring
4 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
5 13 (29.55%) Scrum
6 12 (27.27%) ITIL
6 12 (27.27%) Network Design
6 12 (27.27%) Network Segmentation
6 12 (27.27%) Open Source
6 12 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (27.27%) TOGAF
6 12 (27.27%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.09%) Investment Management
8 4 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Ruby
2 17 (38.64%) Python
3 16 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 10 (22.73%) PHP
5 6 (13.64%) Perl
5 6 (13.64%) SQL
6 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.09%) Java
7 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.82%) AppleScript
8 3 (6.82%) C#
8 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
8 3 (6.82%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.55%) Jython
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) CCIE
1 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (27.27%) CISSP
2 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.64%) Degree
4 4 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) Docker
2 5 (11.36%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) XenApp
3 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (52.27%) Ansible
1 23 (52.27%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (52.27%) Puppet
2 15 (34.09%) Packer
3 7 (15.91%) Kubernetes
4 4 (9.09%) SCCM
4 4 (9.09%) SCOM
4 4 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.27%) Cacti
5 1 (2.27%) Capistrano
5 1 (2.27%) Graphite
5 1 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
2 16 (36.36%) Cisco
2 16 (36.36%) Varonis
3 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 12 (27.27%) CyberArk
5 11 (25.00%) Charles River
6 6 (13.64%) Google
7 5 (11.36%) VMware
8 4 (9.09%) CA
8 4 (9.09%) Citrix
8 4 (9.09%) Symantec
9 1 (2.27%) Ogone
9 1 (2.27%) PayPal
9 1 (2.27%) Talend