The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 54 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 3 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.69% 1.63% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.13% 3.97% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 2
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £40,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £49,750 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ubuntu
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
141 302 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.41% 41.03% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 119 218 235
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu.

1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (50.00%) UNIX
6 8 (40.00%) Firewall
7 7 (35.00%) Debian
8 6 (30.00%) VMware
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (25.00%) CentOS
9 5 (25.00%) Perl
10 4 (20.00%) MS Office
10 4 (20.00%) LAN
10 4 (20.00%) WAN
10 4 (20.00%) VPN
10 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
10 4 (20.00%) SAN
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (20.00%) Information Security
10 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (20.00%) Network Security
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 4 (20.00%) Software Licensing
10 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ubuntu. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
1 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (20.00%) Network Security
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (10.00%) Bazaar
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (45.00%) IT Manager
3 7 (35.00%) Systems Manager
4 6 (30.00%) Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) IT Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
8 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
8 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
8 1 (5.00%) Linux Support
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Specialist
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (50.00%) UNIX
5 7 (35.00%) Debian
6 5 (25.00%) CentOS
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.00%) SUSE
9 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Information Security
1 4 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (10.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) Web Development
2 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) Python
2 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Squid
3 1 (5.00%) qmail
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) logstash
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) Sophos
3 2 (10.00%) Websense
3 2 (10.00%) Google
3 2 (10.00%) LogRhythm
3 2 (10.00%) Intel
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle