Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South West
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 215 272
Rank change year-on-year +29 +57 -14
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 31 114 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.71% 1.13% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.81% 4.42% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 94 47
Median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £23,625 £32,500 £30,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £78,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,105 2,581 2,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.33% 25.67% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 918 2,109 2,231
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the South West

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in the South West.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the South West

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in the South West over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in the South West

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the South West region over the 6 months to 8 August 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
Somerset -2 17 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Gloucestershire +33 6 £42,500 -5.56%
Bristol +52 4 £25,000 -61.54% 3
Wiltshire +40 2 £72,500 +26.09% 2
Devon - 1 - -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 South West region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (80.65%) Python
2 25 (80.65%) Bash Shell
3 19 (61.29%) Windows
4 18 (58.06%) Debian
5 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
6 14 (45.16%) VMware
6 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (45.16%) PowerShell
7 13 (41.94%) CouchDB
8 12 (38.71%) JSON
8 12 (38.71%) AWS
9 11 (35.48%) CentOS
9 11 (35.48%) Xen
10 10 (32.26%) C
10 10 (32.26%) C++
10 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (32.26%) Ceph
11 9 (29.03%) React
11 9 (29.03%) Firewall
12 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
12 8 (25.81%) Apache
12 8 (25.81%) Kubernetes
12 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
12 8 (25.81%) Ansible
13 7 (22.58%) Docker
13 7 (22.58%) Open Source
13 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
13 7 (22.58%) DNS
13 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (25.81%) Apache
2 3 (9.68%) nginx
3 2 (6.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) AWS
2 6 (19.35%) GitHub
3 5 (16.13%) GCP
4 3 (9.68%) Azure
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
3 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (12.90%) SMTP
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) DMZ
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) CouchDB
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.90%) JIRA
2 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) GitLab
3 3 (9.68%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Appium
4 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.45%) eggPlant
4 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.45%) Grunt
4 2 (6.45%) gulp
4 2 (6.45%) JUnit
4 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.45%) TestRail
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) Gradle
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Public Sector
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.45%) Automotive
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Graduate
2 4 (12.90%) Graduate Developer
2 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Incident Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) IT Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Junior
3 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) JSON
2 9 (29.03%) React
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
4 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.68%) CSS
5 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.45%) Ajax
6 2 (6.45%) Enzyme
6 2 (6.45%) Jest
6 2 (6.45%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) LAMP
6 2 (6.45%) Laravel
6 2 (6.45%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (6.45%) LESS
6 2 (6.45%) Node.js
6 2 (6.45%) Sass
6 2 (6.45%) WebSockets
6 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Clustering
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (9.68%) Blog
4 2 (6.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (61.29%) Windows
3 18 (58.06%) Debian
4 11 (35.48%) CentOS
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
6 5 (16.13%) Unix
7 4 (12.90%) Mac OS
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.23%) FreeBSD
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (22.58%) Open Source
3 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.13%) DevOps
3 5 (16.13%) Scrum
3 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
4 4 (12.90%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (12.90%) Cyber Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (12.90%) Digital Forensics
4 4 (12.90%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Project Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Threat Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (9.68%) High Availability
5 3 (9.68%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Bash Shell
1 25 (80.65%) Python
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) PowerShell
4 10 (32.26%) C
4 10 (32.26%) C++
5 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
6 6 (19.35%) Perl
6 6 (19.35%) Ruby
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) PHP
9 3 (9.68%) Java
10 2 (6.45%) C#
10 2 (6.45%) PHP 5
10 2 (6.45%) VB
11 1 (3.23%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.45%) RHCE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (35.48%) Xen
3 10 (32.26%) Ceph
4 7 (22.58%) Docker
4 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
5 6 (19.35%) Btrfs
5 6 (19.35%) DRBD
5 6 (19.35%) KVM
6 4 (12.90%) Snort
7 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
7 2 (6.45%) LXC
7 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Ansible
1 8 (25.81%) Kubernetes
2 6 (19.35%) Check_MK
2 6 (19.35%) Nagios
2 6 (19.35%) Terraform
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (9.68%) Proxmox
5 2 (6.45%) HP ALM
5 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.45%) Puppet
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (6.45%) Rundeck
5 2 (6.45%) WSUS
5 2 (6.45%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) Google
3 4 (12.90%) NetApp
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.68%) SAP
5 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle