Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 51 70
Rank change year-on-year +11 +19 +40
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 15 25 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 5.12% 3.33% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.44% 15.43% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 14
Median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,500 £26,861
90th Percentile £60,500 £59,250 £58,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +31.25% -15.79%

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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 64 162 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.84% 21.57% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 60 140 177
Median annual salary £47,500 £38,187 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.39% -4.53% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £63,875 £57,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Somerset

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in Somerset.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Somerset

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Somerset

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Bath +10 15 £32,500 -31.58% 4
Ubuntu
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
3 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (73.33%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) CouchDB
4 10 (66.67%) Xen
5 9 (60.00%) Ceph
6 8 (53.33%) JSON
6 8 (53.33%) Debian
6 8 (53.33%) C
6 8 (53.33%) C++
6 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (53.33%) React
7 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
8 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (40.00%) KVM
8 6 (40.00%) Windows
8 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
9 5 (33.33%) Nagios
9 5 (33.33%) Apache
9 5 (33.33%) Perl
9 5 (33.33%) Clustering
9 5 (33.33%) Check_MK
9 5 (33.33%) AWS
9 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 5 (33.33%) Ruby
9 5 (33.33%) Btrfs
9 5 (33.33%) Open Source
9 5 (33.33%) DRBD

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) AWS
2 3 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) GitLab
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Public Sector
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate
2 5 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior
3 4 (26.67%) Junior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Principal Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) JSON
1 8 (53.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Debian
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) Deployment Automation
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Release Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Bash Shell
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) C
2 8 (53.33%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (66.67%) Xen
3 9 (60.00%) Ceph
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (40.00%) KVM
5 5 (33.33%) Btrfs
5 5 (33.33%) DRBD
6 4 (26.67%) Docker
7 2 (13.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Check_MK
1 5 (33.33%) Nagios
2 4 (26.67%) Ansible
2 4 (26.67%) Kubernetes
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (26.67%) Proxmox
2 4 (26.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) SAP