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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 181 168 188
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 41 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 0.97% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 3.41% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 51 31
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £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
1642 1524 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.96% 28.42% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1184 1277
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +22 22 £23,000 -35.21% 1
Slough -19 14 £42,000 -9.67% 1
Bracknell - 3 £31,500 - 1
Maidenhead +7 1 £48,000 -4.00%
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 83 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (75.90%) CentOS
3 59 (71.08%) Red Hat
4 43 (51.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (45.78%) Debian
6 34 (40.96%) Windows
7 29 (34.94%) TCP/IP
8 28 (33.73%) MySQL
9 27 (32.53%) Apache
10 25 (30.12%) PHP
11 24 (28.92%) Perl
12 23 (27.71%) Windows 7
13 21 (25.30%) Puppet
13 21 (25.30%) DevOps
14 20 (24.10%) SUSE
15 19 (22.89%) Python
16 17 (20.48%) VMware
16 17 (20.48%) IIS
16 17 (20.48%) Bash Shell
17 15 (18.07%) cPanel
17 15 (18.07%) Plesk
18 12 (14.46%) Configuration Management
18 12 (14.46%) nginx
18 12 (14.46%) Hadoop
18 12 (14.46%) Webmin
18 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
19 11 (13.25%) vSphere
19 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
19 11 (13.25%) Web Services
19 11 (13.25%) Microsoft

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 27 (32.53%) Apache
2 17 (20.48%) IIS
3 12 (14.46%) nginx
4 9 (10.84%) Drupal
4 9 (10.84%) Alfresco
4 9 (10.84%) WordPress
5 7 (8.43%) CMS
6 4 (4.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (10.84%) Amazon S3
1 9 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (10.84%) Amazon ELB
2 8 (9.64%) Office 365
3 3 (3.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.94%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.64%) DNS
3 3 (3.61%) SSL
3 3 (3.61%) VPN
4 2 (2.41%) LDAP
4 2 (2.41%) IPv4
4 2 (2.41%) IPv6
4 2 (2.41%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) OSPF
4 2 (2.41%) BGP
4 2 (2.41%) VRRP
4 2 (2.41%) Firewall
4 2 (2.41%) IPsec
4 2 (2.41%) HSRP
5 1 (1.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.73%) MySQL
2 12 (14.46%) Hadoop
3 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (10.84%) Redis
5 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.61%) Big Data
6 3 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Subversion
2 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Hudson
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.23%) Games
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Electronics
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Support Engineer
2 27 (32.53%) Administrator
3 25 (30.12%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (24.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 20 (24.10%) Linux Administrator
5 18 (21.69%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (15.66%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 13 (15.66%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (12.05%) IT Support Engineer
7 10 (12.05%) IT Support
7 10 (12.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (8.43%) Linux Support Engineer
8 7 (8.43%) Linux Support
9 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Consultant
10 3 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.41%) DBA
11 2 (2.41%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) Web Services
2 9 (10.84%) LAMP
2 9 (10.84%) Memcached
2 9 (10.84%) ZeroMQ
3 5 (6.02%) .NET
4 2 (2.41%) HTML
5 1 (1.20%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Open Source
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.02%) Replication
2 5 (6.02%) Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) DTV
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Linux
2 63 (75.90%) CentOS
3 43 (51.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 38 (45.78%) Debian
5 34 (40.96%) Windows
6 23 (27.71%) Windows 7
7 20 (24.10%) SUSE
8 3 (3.61%) UNIX
8 3 (3.61%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.20%) Android
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.20%) Solaris
9 1 (1.20%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) DevOps
2 12 (14.46%) Configuration Management
3 8 (9.64%) Migration
4 6 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.41%) Test Management
7 2 (2.41%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.41%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.41%) Data Management
7 2 (2.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.41%) Project Management
7 2 (2.41%) ETL
7 2 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.20%) Content Management
8 1 (1.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.12%) PHP
2 24 (28.92%) Perl
3 19 (22.89%) Python
4 17 (20.48%) Bash Shell
5 9 (10.84%) SQL
6 5 (6.02%) Java
6 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.61%) AWK
8 2 (2.41%) Ruby
8 2 (2.41%) Korn
8 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
1 2 (2.41%) OSCP
1 2 (2.41%) OSCE
1 2 (2.41%) CEH
2 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
1 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) vSphere
2 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.84%) VMware ESX
4 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.61%) Xen
7 2 (2.41%) KVM
8 1 (1.20%) Ceph
8 1 (1.20%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 21 (25.30%) Puppet
2 15 (18.07%) cPanel
2 15 (18.07%) Plesk
3 12 (14.46%) Webmin
3 12 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (8.43%) Nagios
5 5 (6.02%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.20%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.20%) Ansible
6 1 (1.20%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 59 (71.08%) Red Hat
2 17 (20.48%) VMware
3 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.41%) Dell
4 2 (2.41%) Juniper
4 2 (2.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco
4 2 (2.41%) Foundry
Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol/Bracknell/Cheltenham/Swansea
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago