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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 196 189 204
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 21 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.53% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.65% 1.87% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 18
Average salary £23,000 £27,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% -43.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
1272 1604 1556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.10% 28.58% 28.74%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1234 1288
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,340 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +2 15 £22,500 +2.27% 2
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 53 (79.10%) Red Hat
3 51 (76.12%) CentOS
4 43 (64.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (61.19%) Debian
6 40 (59.70%) Windows
7 35 (52.24%) TCP/IP
8 27 (40.30%) MySQL
9 26 (38.81%) Windows 7
10 22 (32.84%) DevOps
11 21 (31.34%) Puppet
12 20 (29.85%) Apache
13 18 (26.87%) PHP
14 17 (25.37%) Python
14 17 (25.37%) Nagios
15 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
15 16 (23.88%) Opscode Chef
16 15 (22.39%) Perl
17 13 (19.40%) Plesk
17 13 (19.40%) Bash Shell
17 13 (19.40%) cPanel
17 13 (19.40%) Data Centre
18 12 (17.91%) Degree
18 12 (17.91%) Java
18 12 (17.91%) Migration
18 12 (17.91%) VMware
19 11 (16.42%) IIS
19 11 (16.42%) Web Services
19 11 (16.42%) VPN
19 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (29.85%) Apache
2 11 (16.42%) IIS
3 10 (14.93%) CMS
3 10 (14.93%) Drupal
3 10 (14.93%) Alfresco
3 10 (14.93%) WordPress
4 7 (10.45%) nginx
5 3 (4.48%) Confluence
5 3 (4.48%) MediaWiki
5 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.46%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (52.24%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.42%) VPN
3 8 (11.94%) DNS
3 8 (11.94%) SSL
4 6 (8.96%) FTP
5 3 (4.48%) LDAP
5 3 (4.48%) LAN
5 3 (4.48%) WAN
5 3 (4.48%) IPv6
5 3 (4.48%) OSPF
5 3 (4.48%) BGP
5 3 (4.48%) EIGRP
5 3 (4.48%) Firewall
5 3 (4.48%) IPsec
5 3 (4.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.30%) MySQL
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.48%) Big Data
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.46%) Subversion
3 5 (7.46%) Hudson
4 3 (4.48%) JIRA
5 1 (1.49%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (1.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Support Engineer
2 21 (31.34%) IT Support Engineer
2 21 (31.34%) IT Support
3 13 (19.40%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (17.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Linux Support Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Linux Support
6 9 (13.43%) Administrator
7 8 (11.94%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (10.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (10.45%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (10.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) UNIX Administrator
12 1 (1.49%) SQL DBA
12 1 (1.49%) Systems Engineer
12 1 (1.49%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) Web Services
2 6 (8.96%) .NET
3 3 (4.48%) LAMP
3 3 (4.48%) RESTful
4 2 (2.99%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.49%) HTML
5 1 (1.49%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.48%) Replication
3 3 (4.48%) Clustering
3 3 (4.48%) Wiki
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (76.12%) CentOS
3 43 (64.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 41 (61.19%) Debian
5 40 (59.70%) Windows
6 26 (38.81%) Windows 7
7 8 (11.94%) UNIX
8 7 (10.45%) Apple iOS
8 7 (10.45%) Android
9 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (7.46%) SUSE
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) DevOps
2 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
3 12 (17.91%) Migration
4 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.48%) Build Automation
8 3 (4.48%) Information Governance
8 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.48%) Kanban
8 3 (4.48%) Database Theory
8 3 (4.48%) Relational Database Theory
8 3 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.48%) Scrum
8 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.48%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.99%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.49%) Service Management
10 1 (1.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) PHP
2 17 (25.37%) Python
3 15 (22.39%) Perl
4 13 (19.40%) Bash Shell
5 12 (17.91%) Java
6 8 (11.94%) SQL
7 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.46%) Ruby
9 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) vSphere
2 4 (5.97%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.48%) iptables
3 3 (4.48%) Postfix
3 3 (4.48%) XenServer
3 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.48%) Samba
4 2 (2.99%) KVM
5 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (31.34%) Puppet
2 17 (25.37%) Nagios
3 16 (23.88%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (19.40%) Plesk
4 13 (19.40%) cPanel
5 7 (10.45%) Ansible
6 6 (8.96%) Zenoss
7 5 (7.46%) Webmin
8 3 (4.48%) Rundeck
8 3 (4.48%) ZABBIX
8 3 (4.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (79.10%) Red Hat
2 12 (17.91%) VMware
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.48%) Citrix
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