The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 192 197
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 6 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% 1.47% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 8
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,548
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -0.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,500 £30,175
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £46,267
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% -7.77%  

Ubuntu is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 764 883 1162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.74% 22.45% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 602 718 966
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in West Yorkshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Ubuntu
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
2 11 (68.75%) Debian
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 7 (43.75%) SAN
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) CentOS
4 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) iSCSI
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Open Source
6 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (25.00%) Puppet
7 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) VPN
7 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 4 (25.00%) Games
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Biology
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (18.75%) Time Management

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) iSCSI
3 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) ADSL
6 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
1 1 (6.25%) MariaDB
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Site Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Support
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Support
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Windows Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) GPGPU
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Debian
3 7 (43.75%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Biology
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) ECMAScript
3 1 (6.25%) Erlang
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) VCP5
2 2 (12.50%) VCP6
3 1 (6.25%) Postgraduate
3 1 (6.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) GPFS
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) SaltStack
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Forcepoint
4 1 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos