Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 316 309
Rank change year-on-year +72 -7 -27
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 72 29 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.70% 0.27% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.72% 1.01% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 55 24 55
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £21,500 £33,769 £31,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,500 £75,000
England 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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2646 2858 3514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.91% 26.30% 29.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2186 2478 3083
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,495 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the South West

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Bristol +8 36 £56,250 +53.06% 2
Cornwall - 13 £50,000 -
Somerset -7 7 £46,250 -11.90%
Dorset - 7 £23,000 -
Wiltshire -3 5 £31,250 -43.18%
Gloucestershire +22 4 £90,000 +71.43%
Devon - 2 £54,297 -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South West region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (70.83%) Puppet
3 45 (62.50%) Configuration Management
4 42 (58.33%) Python
5 38 (52.78%) DevOps
6 35 (48.61%) MySQL
7 34 (47.22%) Telecoms
7 34 (47.22%) Opscode Chef
8 28 (38.89%) Docker
9 27 (37.50%) Ansible
10 23 (31.94%) CentOS
11 22 (30.56%) Finance
11 22 (30.56%) Manufacturing
11 22 (30.56%) Electronics
11 22 (30.56%) Programme Management
11 22 (30.56%) Marketing
11 22 (30.56%) Digital Marketing
11 22 (30.56%) PHP
11 22 (30.56%) SAP
11 22 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (29.17%) Git (software)
13 20 (27.78%) Internet
14 19 (26.39%) TCP/IP
15 18 (25.00%) Apache
15 18 (25.00%) Bash Shell
16 17 (23.61%) Perl
16 17 (23.61%) Red Hat
17 16 (22.22%) Open Source
18 15 (20.83%) Cisco
19 14 (19.44%) Google

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 18 (25.00%) Apache
2 10 (13.89%) nginx
3 5 (6.94%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.06%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (18.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.17%) IaaS
2 3 (4.17%) PaaS
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) Internet
2 19 (26.39%) TCP/IP
3 12 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (16.67%) Junos
4 4 (5.56%) Firewall
5 3 (4.17%) WAN
6 2 (2.78%) DHCP
6 2 (2.78%) DNS
6 2 (2.78%) HTTP
6 2 (2.78%) LAN
6 2 (2.78%) Network Security
6 2 (2.78%) SAN
6 2 (2.78%) SMS
6 2 (2.78%) SNMP
6 2 (2.78%) SSL
7 1 (1.39%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (48.61%) MySQL
2 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.17%) CouchDB
3 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.17%) Redis
3 3 (4.17%) Riak
4 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.44%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.94%) GitLab
4 3 (4.17%) Travis CI
5 2 (2.78%) Subversion
6 1 (1.39%) Grunt
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 34 (47.22%) Telecoms
2 22 (30.56%) Electronics
2 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 22 (30.56%) Manufacturing
2 22 (30.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (18.06%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (18.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 12 (16.67%) Administrator
4 12 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 12 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (13.89%) Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Junior
6 8 (11.11%) Junior DevOps
6 8 (11.11%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
6 8 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) PHP Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) OO PHP Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Architect
9 3 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Cloud Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) CSS
1 10 (13.89%) HTML
1 10 (13.89%) Web Services
2 8 (11.11%) LAMP
2 8 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (5.56%) Flask
4 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.17%) CSS3
4 3 (4.17%) HTML5
4 3 (4.17%) REST
5 2 (2.78%) Django
5 2 (2.78%) PyGTK
5 2 (2.78%) Sass
5 2 (2.78%) SQLAlchemy
5 2 (2.78%) Twisted
6 1 (1.39%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.39%) jQuery
6 1 (1.39%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.39%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) Arduino
7 1 (1.39%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (31.94%) CentOS
3 14 (19.44%) Debian
4 4 (5.56%) Windows
5 3 (4.17%) Unix
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 38 (52.78%) DevOps
3 22 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (30.56%) Digital Marketing
3 22 (30.56%) Programme Management
4 16 (22.22%) Open Source
5 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (16.67%) SDLC
5 12 (16.67%) Task Automation
6 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.72%) E-business
7 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (8.33%) OO
8 6 (8.33%) OO PHP
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL
10 3 (4.17%) Scrum
11 2 (2.78%) MVC
11 2 (2.78%) TDD
11 2 (2.78%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 42 (58.33%) Python
2 22 (30.56%) PHP
3 18 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 17 (23.61%) Perl
5 14 (19.44%) Go
6 13 (18.06%) Ruby
6 13 (18.06%) Shell Script
7 10 (13.89%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.94%) SQL
9 2 (2.78%) Java
10 1 (1.39%) C++
10 1 (1.39%) ES6
10 1 (1.39%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.39%) CCA
2 1 (1.39%) CCNA
2 1 (1.39%) CCNP
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.39%) GCFA
2 1 (1.39%) GCIA
2 1 (1.39%) GCIH
2 1 (1.39%) GIAC
2 1 (1.39%) GREM
2 1 (1.39%) MCSE
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (38.89%) Docker
2 8 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.17%) KVM
3 3 (4.17%) Xen
4 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.78%) Corosync
5 1 (1.39%) NFS
5 1 (1.39%) RHEV
5 1 (1.39%) Samba
5 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 51 (70.83%) Puppet
2 34 (47.22%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (37.50%) Ansible
4 12 (16.67%) Juju
5 6 (8.33%) Nagios
6 5 (6.94%) Kubernetes
7 4 (5.56%) ZABBIX
8 3 (4.17%) Ganeti
8 3 (4.17%) Marathon
8 3 (4.17%) Mesos
9 2 (2.78%) CFEngine
9 2 (2.78%) Graphite
9 2 (2.78%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.78%) Linux-HA
9 2 (2.78%) Pacemaker
10 1 (1.39%) Cobbler
10 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) SAP
2 17 (23.61%) Red Hat
3 15 (20.83%) Cisco
4 14 (19.44%) Google
5 8 (11.11%) Remedy
5 8 (11.11%) VMware
6 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.78%) Juniper
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix
8 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds