The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 70 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 40 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.25% 2.52% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.20% 11.18% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 7
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £18,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
328 161 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 26.69% 22.58% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 294 156 331
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,350 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
East Sussex

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 31 July 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 67 (97.10%) Linux
2 46 (66.67%) Windows
3 43 (62.32%) Mac OS X
4 35 (50.72%) VoIP
4 35 (50.72%) Mac OS
5 33 (47.83%) Windows 7
6 30 (43.48%) Asterisk PBX
7 27 (39.13%) UNIX
8 25 (36.23%) Ruby
9 23 (33.33%) Samba
10 22 (31.88%) Information Security Management
10 22 (31.88%) Security Management
10 22 (31.88%) Information Security
10 22 (31.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 22 (31.88%) Project Planning
10 22 (31.88%) ITIL
10 22 (31.88%) Perl
10 22 (31.88%) LDAP
10 22 (31.88%) Mac OS X Server
11 21 (30.43%) Open Source
11 21 (30.43%) Bash Shell
12 20 (28.99%) Python
12 20 (28.99%) HTTP
13 19 (27.54%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (27.54%) Debian
14 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
15 17 (24.64%) MySQL
15 17 (24.64%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (23.19%) Web Services
17 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (15.94%) OpenStack
2 10 (14.49%) Node.js
3 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.80%) Jetty
5 1 (1.45%) Drupal
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.49%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.72%) VoIP
2 30 (43.48%) Asterisk PBX
3 22 (31.88%) LDAP
4 20 (28.99%) HTTP
5 18 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 14 (20.29%) SMTP
7 4 (5.80%) BGP
7 4 (5.80%) DNS
8 2 (2.90%) Firewall
8 2 (2.90%) OSPF
8 2 (2.90%) Network Security
8 2 (2.90%) IMAP
9 1 (1.45%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (24.64%) MySQL
3 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 10 (14.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.90%) Maven
2 2 (2.90%) Subversion
2 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) Selenium
3 1 (1.45%) JMeter
General
1 1 (1.45%) Games
1 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Systems Administrator
1 29 (42.03%) Administrator
1 29 (42.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 29 (42.03%) Linux Administrator
2 22 (31.88%) IT Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (14.49%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.14%) Junior
5 3 (4.35%) IT Support
5 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) Support Technician
5 3 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (2.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (2.90%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (1.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.45%) Developer
7 1 (1.45%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.45%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) Django
2 1 (1.45%) jQuery
2 1 (1.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Open Source
2 15 (21.74%) Social Media
3 10 (14.49%) Digital Media
3 10 (14.49%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.45%) Social Network
5 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.45%) Clustering
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (97.10%) Linux
2 46 (66.67%) Windows
3 43 (62.32%) Mac OS X
4 35 (50.72%) Mac OS
5 33 (47.83%) Windows 7
6 27 (39.13%) UNIX
7 22 (31.88%) Mac OS X Server
8 19 (27.54%) Debian
9 1 (1.45%) Android
9 1 (1.45%) CentOS
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.45%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Information Security Management
1 22 (31.88%) Security Management
1 22 (31.88%) Information Security
1 22 (31.88%) Project Planning
1 22 (31.88%) ITIL
2 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 14 (20.29%) Social Media Monitoring
4 10 (14.49%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (14.49%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (14.49%) Workflow
5 2 (2.90%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (2.90%) Project Management
5 2 (2.90%) Web Development
5 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.90%) DevOps
6 1 (1.45%) User Stories
6 1 (1.45%) Analytics
6 1 (1.45%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.45%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) Ruby
2 22 (31.88%) Perl
3 21 (30.43%) Bash Shell
4 20 (28.99%) Python
5 7 (10.14%) Java
6 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.45%) Erlang
7 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (31.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (33.33%) Samba
2 15 (21.74%) KVM
3 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.80%) Xen
5 1 (1.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (20.29%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) VMware
2 2 (2.90%) Juniper