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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 181 174 199
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 43 53 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 0.90% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.09% 3.32% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 38 47 26
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1390 1595 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.85% 27.19% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1263 1345
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 +6 25 £22,500 -31.29% 3
Bracknell 0 3 £70,000 +159.25%
Slough -7 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (71.25%) Red Hat
2 57 (71.25%) CentOS
3 43 (53.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (48.75%) MySQL
5 38 (47.50%) Debian
6 35 (43.75%) Windows
7 33 (41.25%) Apache
8 30 (37.50%) PHP
9 29 (36.25%) DevOps
10 28 (35.00%) Puppet
10 28 (35.00%) TCP/IP
11 27 (33.75%) Python
12 25 (31.25%) Perl
13 21 (26.25%) Configuration Management
13 21 (26.25%) Windows 7
13 21 (26.25%) Opscode Chef
14 20 (25.00%) VMware
14 20 (25.00%) IIS
15 19 (23.75%) Plesk
15 19 (23.75%) cPanel
16 18 (22.50%) Bash Shell
16 18 (22.50%) Nagios
17 15 (18.75%) nginx
18 14 (17.50%) Java
18 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (16.25%) Alfresco
19 13 (16.25%) Drupal
19 13 (16.25%) WordPress
19 13 (16.25%) Migration

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (41.25%) Apache
2 20 (25.00%) IIS
3 15 (18.75%) nginx
4 13 (16.25%) CMS
4 13 (16.25%) Drupal
4 13 (16.25%) Alfresco
4 13 (16.25%) WordPress
5 3 (3.75%) Confluence
5 3 (3.75%) MediaWiki
5 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.75%) Office 365
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.50%) VPN
3 9 (11.25%) DNS
4 7 (8.75%) SSL
5 6 (7.50%) FTP
6 5 (6.25%) LDAP
6 5 (6.25%) IPv6
6 5 (6.25%) OSPF
6 5 (6.25%) BGP
6 5 (6.25%) Firewall
6 5 (6.25%) IPsec
7 3 (3.75%) Network Security
7 3 (3.75%) EIGRP
7 3 (3.75%) LAN
7 3 (3.75%) WAN
8 2 (2.50%) Internet
8 2 (2.50%) IPv4
8 2 (2.50%) VRRP
8 2 (2.50%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.75%) MySQL
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.00%) Big Data
6 4 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.50%) Redis
9 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.75%) Subversion
3 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.25%) Hudson
5 3 (3.75%) JIRA
6 1 (1.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (1.25%) Marketing
2 1 (1.25%) Electronics
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (41.25%) Support Engineer
2 18 (22.50%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (18.75%) IT Support
3 15 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
3 15 (18.75%) Administrator
4 13 (16.25%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
6 10 (12.50%) Linux Support
6 10 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (11.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (8.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) DBA
10 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) Web Services
2 8 (10.00%) .NET
3 5 (6.25%) LAMP
4 3 (3.75%) RESTful
5 2 (2.50%) Memcached
5 2 (2.50%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (2.50%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.50%) HTML
6 1 (1.25%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.25%) Replication
2 5 (6.25%) Clustering
2 5 (6.25%) Open Source
3 3 (3.75%) Wiki
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) DTV
5 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (71.25%) CentOS
3 43 (53.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (47.50%) Debian
5 35 (43.75%) Windows
6 21 (26.25%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.75%) SUSE
7 7 (8.75%) UNIX
8 6 (7.50%) Android
8 6 (7.50%) Apple iOS
9 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.50%) OpenBSD
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) DevOps
2 21 (26.25%) Configuration Management
3 13 (16.25%) Migration
4 12 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.75%) Build Automation
9 3 (3.75%) Information Governance
9 3 (3.75%) Kanban
9 3 (3.75%) Database Theory
9 3 (3.75%) Relational Database Theory
9 3 (3.75%) Scrum
9 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.75%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.50%) ETL
10 2 (2.50%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) PHP
2 27 (33.75%) Python
3 25 (31.25%) Perl
4 18 (22.50%) Bash Shell
5 14 (17.50%) Java
6 12 (15.00%) SQL
7 8 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.25%) Ruby
9 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.50%) Korn
10 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.75%) vSphere
3 9 (11.25%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.75%) Samba
5 3 (3.75%) Postfix
5 3 (3.75%) XenServer
5 3 (3.75%) iptables
6 2 (2.50%) KVM
6 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (35.00%) Puppet
2 21 (26.25%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (23.75%) Plesk
3 19 (23.75%) cPanel
4 18 (22.50%) Nagios
5 12 (15.00%) Webmin
6 8 (10.00%) Zenoss
7 6 (7.50%) Ansible
8 3 (3.75%) Salt
8 3 (3.75%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.25%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 57 (71.25%) Red Hat
2 20 (25.00%) VMware
3 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.75%) Citrix
5 2 (2.50%) Juniper
5 2 (2.50%) Foundry
5 2 (2.50%) Dell
5 2 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (1.25%) SAP
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