The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 175 191 211
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 51 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 0.60% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.21% 1.84% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 18
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1591 1735 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.04% 32.59% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1318 1638
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough +16 19 £47,500 -5.00%
Reading -10 13 £30,000 +30.43%
Bracknell - 7 £27,000 - 1
Newbury -4 2 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Maidenhead -16 1 £50,000 +12.35%
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 87 (85.29%) Red Hat
3 80 (78.43%) CentOS
4 79 (77.45%) Windows
5 58 (56.86%) PHP
6 53 (51.96%) Perl
7 52 (50.98%) Python
8 45 (44.12%) SLA
8 45 (44.12%) Drupal
9 44 (43.14%) Apache
10 43 (42.16%) CMS
11 42 (41.18%) Alfresco
11 42 (41.18%) WordPress
11 42 (41.18%) Plesk
12 39 (38.24%) MySQL
13 37 (36.27%) SQL
13 37 (36.27%) Degree
14 36 (35.29%) VMware
14 36 (35.29%) IIS
15 33 (32.35%) SQL Server 2005
15 33 (32.35%) SQL Server
16 32 (31.37%) Migration
16 32 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (28.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 29 (28.43%) nginx
17 29 (28.43%) TCP/IP
17 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
18 28 (27.45%) Salesforce.com
18 28 (27.45%) SQL Server 2008
19 27 (26.47%) Firewall

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 45 (44.12%) Drupal
2 44 (43.14%) Apache
3 43 (42.16%) CMS
4 42 (41.18%) Alfresco
4 42 (41.18%) WordPress
5 36 (35.29%) IIS
6 29 (28.43%) nginx
7 10 (9.80%) Tomcat
8 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (4.90%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.96%) Confluence
9 2 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.43%) TCP/IP
2 27 (26.47%) Firewall
3 22 (21.57%) FTP
4 20 (19.61%) tcpdump
5 12 (11.76%) DNS
6 9 (8.82%) SSL
6 9 (8.82%) VPN
7 3 (2.94%) Network Security
8 2 (1.96%) LDAP
8 2 (1.96%) NetScreen
8 2 (1.96%) SAN
8 2 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (38.24%) MySQL
2 33 (32.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 33 (32.35%) SQL Server
3 28 (27.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.88%) Big Data
5 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.96%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.98%) Redis
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Metasploit
2 2 (1.96%) JIRA
2 2 (1.96%) Grunt
3 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) TestComplete
3 1 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.98%) Selenium
General
1 1 (0.98%) Banking
1 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
1 1 (0.98%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Administrator
2 32 (31.37%) Linux Engineer
3 29 (28.43%) Support Engineer
4 27 (26.47%) Security Engineer
5 21 (20.59%) Linux Administrator
6 18 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (14.71%) Linux Support
7 15 (14.71%) Linux Support Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) UNIX Administrator
10 7 (6.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) Technical Support
10 7 (6.86%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (6.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
11 6 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
11 6 (5.88%) Security Analyst
11 6 (5.88%) Analyst
11 6 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.76%) COM
2 5 (4.90%) Web Services
3 4 (3.92%) CSS
3 4 (3.92%) HTML
3 4 (3.92%) HTML5
3 4 (3.92%) CSS3
4 2 (1.96%) LAMP
4 2 (1.96%) jQuery
4 2 (1.96%) Symfony
4 2 (1.96%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (1.96%) RESTful
4 2 (1.96%) D3.js
5 1 (0.98%) Laravel
5 1 (0.98%) Resque
5 1 (0.98%) PostGIS
5 1 (0.98%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Open Source
2 9 (8.82%) Clustering
3 5 (4.90%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.90%) Replication
4 2 (1.96%) Wiki
4 2 (1.96%) Firmware
4 2 (1.96%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 80 (78.43%) CentOS
3 79 (77.45%) Windows
4 29 (28.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (19.61%) Debian
7 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (13.73%) UNIX
9 13 (12.75%) SUSE
10 7 (6.86%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.94%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) Migration
2 25 (24.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 25 (24.51%) SIEM
3 13 (12.75%) Information Security
4 7 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.88%) Content Management
5 6 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (5.88%) Business Analytics
5 6 (5.88%) Analytics
6 5 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (4.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.92%) OOP
8 3 (2.94%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.96%) Web Development
9 2 (1.96%) Automated Testing
9 2 (1.96%) Scrum
9 2 (1.96%) MVC
9 2 (1.96%) ITIL
9 2 (1.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.86%) PHP
2 53 (51.96%) Perl
3 52 (50.98%) Python
4 37 (36.27%) SQL
5 22 (21.57%) Bash Shell
6 21 (20.59%) Ruby
7 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.96%) Korn
8 2 (1.96%) PHP5
8 2 (1.96%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (36.27%) Degree
2 25 (24.51%) CEH
2 25 (24.51%) CISSP
3 22 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (21.57%) CCNA
4 19 (18.63%) OSCP
4 19 (18.63%) OSCE
5 8 (7.84%) RHCE
6 5 (4.90%) HND
7 2 (1.96%) CCNP
8 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.98%) CCSE
8 1 (0.98%) CCSA
8 1 (0.98%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.98%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (44.12%) SLA
2 21 (20.59%) PCI DSS
3 19 (18.63%) HIPAA
4 2 (1.96%) QA
4 2 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.96%) GPG13
System Software
1 32 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (22.55%) vSphere
3 22 (21.57%) Snort
3 22 (21.57%) VMware ESX
4 20 (19.61%) Nmap
5 8 (7.84%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.86%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 42 (41.18%) Plesk
2 22 (21.57%) Nessus
3 5 (4.90%) Nagios
4 4 (3.92%) Puppet
5 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.98%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 87 (85.29%) Red Hat
2 36 (35.29%) VMware
3 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
4 28 (27.45%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (19.61%) Imperva
5 20 (19.61%) Sophos
6 9 (8.82%) HP
6 9 (8.82%) IBM
7 2 (1.96%) Tripwire
7 2 (1.96%) Sourcefire
7 2 (1.96%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.96%) Cisco
7 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.96%) Websense
7 2 (1.96%) Juniper
7 2 (1.96%) Zend
7 2 (1.96%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.98%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle
Newbury, Berkshire
Abscissa.Com Limited
Salary: Competitive. Benefits inc: Cash Health Plan, Staff Discount
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago