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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 184 185 199
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 33 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.67% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.67% 2.40% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 21
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -42.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,298 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.46% +4.16%
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
1234 1584 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.27% 28.04% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1236 1328
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +8 20 £22,750 -12.50% 1
Bracknell +7 2 £60,000 +122.22%
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 78 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (78.21%) Red Hat
3 59 (75.64%) CentOS
4 45 (57.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (53.85%) Debian
6 39 (50.00%) MySQL
6 39 (50.00%) Windows
7 33 (42.31%) TCP/IP
8 32 (41.03%) Apache
9 29 (37.18%) PHP
10 26 (33.33%) Python
11 25 (32.05%) Windows 7
12 24 (30.77%) Perl
12 24 (30.77%) DevOps
13 23 (29.49%) Puppet
14 19 (24.36%) Plesk
14 19 (24.36%) IIS
14 19 (24.36%) Nagios
14 19 (24.36%) cPanel
15 18 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
15 18 (23.08%) Configuration Management
15 18 (23.08%) VMware
15 18 (23.08%) Bash Shell
16 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
17 14 (17.95%) nginx
17 14 (17.95%) Migration
17 14 (17.95%) Java
18 13 (16.67%) CMS
18 13 (16.67%) Drupal
18 13 (16.67%) Alfresco

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 32 (41.03%) Apache
2 19 (24.36%) IIS
3 14 (17.95%) nginx
4 13 (16.67%) CMS
4 13 (16.67%) Drupal
4 13 (16.67%) Alfresco
4 13 (16.67%) WordPress
5 3 (3.85%) MediaWiki
5 3 (3.85%) Confluence
5 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (42.31%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.10%) VPN
3 10 (12.82%) DNS
4 8 (10.26%) SSL
5 6 (7.69%) FTP
6 5 (6.41%) OSPF
6 5 (6.41%) BGP
6 5 (6.41%) IPsec
6 5 (6.41%) Firewall
6 5 (6.41%) LDAP
6 5 (6.41%) IPv6
7 3 (3.85%) EIGRP
7 3 (3.85%) LAN
7 3 (3.85%) WAN
7 3 (3.85%) Network Security
8 2 (2.56%) HSRP
8 2 (2.56%) IPv4
8 2 (2.56%) VRRP
8 2 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.85%) Big Data
6 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.97%) Subversion
3 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.41%) Hudson
5 3 (3.85%) JIRA
6 1 (1.28%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (5.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Support Engineer
2 19 (24.36%) IT Support
2 19 (24.36%) IT Support Engineer
3 18 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (17.95%) Administrator
5 13 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (14.10%) Linux Support
7 11 (14.10%) Linux Support Engineer
8 9 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Network Administrator
11 2 (2.56%) UNIX Administrator
11 2 (2.56%) SQL DBA
11 2 (2.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) Web Services
2 8 (10.26%) .NET
3 3 (3.85%) LAMP
3 3 (3.85%) RESTful
4 2 (2.56%) Software Packaging
4 2 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (1.28%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.41%) Replication
3 5 (6.41%) Clustering
4 3 (3.85%) Wiki
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (75.64%) CentOS
3 45 (57.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (53.85%) Debian
5 39 (50.00%) Windows
6 25 (32.05%) Windows 7
7 8 (10.26%) UNIX
8 7 (8.97%) SUSE
8 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
8 7 (8.97%) Android
9 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.56%) OpenBSD
11 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.77%) DevOps
2 18 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 14 (17.95%) Migration
4 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.85%) Scrum
8 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.85%) Kanban
8 3 (3.85%) Information Governance
8 3 (3.85%) Build Automation
8 3 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.85%) Database Theory
8 3 (3.85%) Relational Database Theory
9 2 (2.56%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.56%) ETL
9 2 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.18%) PHP
2 26 (33.33%) Python
3 24 (30.77%) Perl
4 18 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 14 (17.95%) Java
6 12 (15.38%) SQL
7 8 (10.26%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.41%) Ruby
9 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.56%) Korn
10 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.82%) vSphere
3 9 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.85%) Samba
4 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.85%) Postfix
4 3 (3.85%) XenServer
4 3 (3.85%) iptables
5 2 (2.56%) KVM
6 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (29.49%) Puppet
2 19 (24.36%) Plesk
2 19 (24.36%) Nagios
2 19 (24.36%) cPanel
3 18 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (14.10%) Webmin
5 8 (10.26%) Zenoss
6 7 (8.97%) Ansible
7 3 (3.85%) ZABBIX
7 3 (3.85%) Salt
7 3 (3.85%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 61 (78.21%) Red Hat
2 18 (23.08%) VMware
3 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (2.56%) Foundry
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco
5 2 (2.56%) Juniper
5 2 (2.56%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago