The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 195 205 192
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 22 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 1.70% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 31
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £22,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ubuntu
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1300 1708 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.19% 28.70% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 1244 1230
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 Berkshire

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Berkshire

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 18 £42,250 +92.04% 6
Bracknell +27 5 £52,500 +94.44%
Slough -13 3 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £42,500 - 1
Newbury - 3 £42,500 -
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (81.48%) CentOS
3 37 (68.52%) Red Hat
4 35 (64.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (62.96%) Debian
6 32 (59.26%) Windows
7 29 (53.70%) TCP/IP
8 18 (33.33%) Python
9 17 (31.48%) Windows 7
10 16 (29.63%) Puppet
10 16 (29.63%) DevOps
11 14 (25.93%) Nagios
12 13 (24.07%) Perl
12 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (22.22%) MySQL
13 12 (22.22%) Apache
14 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
14 11 (20.37%) Bash Shell
15 10 (18.52%) Degree
15 10 (18.52%) DNS
16 9 (16.67%) Web Services
16 9 (16.67%) UNIX
16 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
17 8 (14.81%) SSL
18 7 (12.96%) VPN
18 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
18 7 (12.96%) Plesk
18 7 (12.96%) Drupal
18 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 12 (22.22%) Apache
2 7 (12.96%) CMS
2 7 (12.96%) Drupal
2 7 (12.96%) Alfresco
2 7 (12.96%) WordPress
3 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.56%) JBoss
5 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.56%) nginx
6 2 (3.70%) IIS
7 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) IaaS
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (53.70%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.52%) DNS
3 8 (14.81%) SSL
4 7 (12.96%) VPN
5 5 (9.26%) FTP
6 3 (5.56%) LDAP
7 2 (3.70%) SMTP
7 2 (3.70%) Firewall
8 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) MySQL
2 5 (9.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.41%) Big Data
3 4 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) Hudson
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Support Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) IT Support Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) IT Support
3 11 (20.37%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Linux Support
5 9 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.85%) Linux Specialist
11 1 (1.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 1 (1.85%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) RESTful
3 2 (3.70%) Software Packaging
3 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.41%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (81.48%) CentOS
3 35 (64.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (62.96%) Debian
5 32 (59.26%) Windows
6 17 (31.48%) Windows 7
7 9 (16.67%) UNIX
8 6 (11.11%) SUSE
9 5 (9.26%) Android
9 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.70%) Solaris
11 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) DevOps
2 11 (20.37%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.96%) Migration
3 7 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) Scrum
5 4 (7.41%) Kanban
5 4 (7.41%) Information Governance
6 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Information Management
6 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Information Security
7 1 (1.85%) TDD
7 1 (1.85%) Service Management
7 1 (1.85%) OOP
7 1 (1.85%) OO
7 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.85%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) Python
2 13 (24.07%) Perl
3 11 (20.37%) Bash Shell
4 6 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 6 (11.11%) PHP
4 6 (11.11%) Java
5 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.41%) C#
5 4 (7.41%) Ruby
6 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) Xen
3 3 (5.56%) Squid
3 3 (5.56%) qmail
4 2 (3.70%) XenServer
4 2 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) Puppet
2 14 (25.93%) Nagios
3 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (12.96%) cPanel
4 7 (12.96%) Plesk
5 5 (9.26%) Ansible
6 4 (7.41%) Rundeck
7 3 (5.56%) ZABBIX
8 2 (3.70%) Zenoss
8 2 (3.70%) logstash
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.11%) VMware
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.41%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.70%) Intel
5 2 (3.70%) Citrix
5 2 (3.70%) Sophos
5 2 (3.70%) Websense
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco
6 1 (1.85%) Splunk
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