The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 57 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 48 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.90% 3.15% 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.52% 13.04% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 21 19
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Ubuntu
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
355 161 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.84% 24.14% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 320 159 351
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,050 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Brighton region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Brighton

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (97.56%) Linux
2 59 (71.95%) Windows
3 48 (58.54%) Mac OS X
4 43 (52.44%) Mac OS
5 40 (48.78%) VoIP
6 38 (46.34%) Windows 7
7 34 (41.46%) UNIX
8 31 (37.80%) Asterisk PBX
9 29 (35.37%) Open Source
10 25 (30.49%) Bash Shell
11 24 (29.27%) Samba
11 24 (29.27%) Ruby
12 22 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 22 (26.83%) Project Planning
12 22 (26.83%) Debian
12 22 (26.83%) Information Security
12 22 (26.83%) Information Security Management
12 22 (26.83%) Security Management
12 22 (26.83%) ITIL
12 22 (26.83%) LDAP
12 22 (26.83%) Mac OS X Server
13 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (25.61%) Perl
13 21 (25.61%) HTTP
13 21 (25.61%) TCP/IP
14 20 (24.39%) Web Services
15 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
15 19 (23.17%) Python
16 18 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
17 17 (20.73%) Degree

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 16 (19.51%) OpenStack
2 14 (17.07%) Node.js
3 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.88%) Jetty
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.22%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) Drupal
5 1 (1.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (17.07%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 40 (48.78%) VoIP
2 31 (37.80%) Asterisk PBX
3 22 (26.83%) LDAP
4 21 (25.61%) HTTP
4 21 (25.61%) TCP/IP
5 15 (18.29%) SMTP
6 4 (4.88%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.66%) Firewall
8 2 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (19.51%) MySQL
3 14 (17.07%) RDBMS
3 14 (17.07%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) JMeter
1 1 (1.22%) Selenium
1 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.22%) Games
1 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Systems Administrator
1 30 (36.59%) Administrator
1 30 (36.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 30 (36.59%) Linux Administrator
2 22 (26.83%) IT Manager
3 14 (17.07%) Linux Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (13.41%) Junior
4 11 (13.41%) Service Desk Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.66%) IT Support
6 3 (3.66%) Support Technician
6 3 (3.66%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (2.44%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.22%) Developer
8 1 (1.22%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.39%) Web Services
2 1 (1.22%) LAMP
2 1 (1.22%) Django
2 1 (1.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (35.37%) Open Source
2 16 (19.51%) Social Media
3 14 (17.07%) Digital Media
3 14 (17.07%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.22%) Replication
4 1 (1.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 80 (97.56%) Linux
2 59 (71.95%) Windows
3 48 (58.54%) Mac OS X
4 43 (52.44%) Mac OS
5 38 (46.34%) Windows 7
6 34 (41.46%) UNIX
7 22 (26.83%) Debian
7 22 (26.83%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (2.44%) Android
8 2 (2.44%) CentOS
8 2 (2.44%) OpenBSD
8 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) ITIL
1 22 (26.83%) Information Security Management
1 22 (26.83%) Security Management
1 22 (26.83%) Information Security
1 22 (26.83%) Project Planning
2 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
3 14 (17.07%) Workflow
3 14 (17.07%) Social Media Monitoring
3 14 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (3.66%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (3.66%) Project Management
5 2 (2.44%) Analytics
5 2 (2.44%) Web Development
6 1 (1.22%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.22%) Web Application Development
6 1 (1.22%) User Stories
6 1 (1.22%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) Bash Shell
2 24 (29.27%) Ruby
3 21 (25.61%) Perl
4 19 (23.17%) Python
5 3 (3.66%) Java
6 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (26.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (29.27%) Samba
2 16 (19.51%) KVM
3 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.44%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.44%) Ansible
3 1 (1.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (4.88%) VMware
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