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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 91 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.23% 3.81% 3.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.10% 13.28% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 46 21
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
182 354 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 20.92% 28.66% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 158 316 159
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) Python
3 27 (75.00%) MySQL
3 27 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (69.44%) Java
4 25 (69.44%) Perl
4 25 (69.44%) Ruby
5 22 (61.11%) Tomcat
5 22 (61.11%) Relational Database
6 21 (58.33%) DevOps
7 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
8 19 (52.78%) Maven
9 18 (50.00%) SQL
10 16 (44.44%) UNIX
11 14 (38.89%) SMTP
11 14 (38.89%) HTTP
11 14 (38.89%) DNS
11 14 (38.89%) Puppet
12 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
12 13 (36.11%) Apache
12 13 (36.11%) KVM
13 12 (33.33%) VMware
13 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (33.33%) Xen
14 11 (30.56%) IMAP
15 9 (25.00%) BGP
16 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
16 8 (22.22%) Nagios
16 8 (22.22%) Subversion
17 6 (16.67%) Debian

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 22 (61.11%) Tomcat
2 13 (36.11%) Apache
3 5 (13.89%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (13.89%) Route 53
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (13.89%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) SMTP
1 14 (38.89%) HTTP
1 14 (38.89%) DNS
2 11 (30.56%) IMAP
3 9 (25.00%) BGP
4 6 (16.67%) OSPF
5 5 (13.89%) VPN
5 5 (13.89%) VLAN
6 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 4 (11.11%) SAN
7 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.33%) Network Security
8 2 (5.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) MySQL
1 27 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (61.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.89%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 19 (52.78%) Maven
3 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
4 8 (22.22%) Subversion
5 3 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Redmine
General
1 5 (13.89%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Systems Administrator
1 26 (72.22%) Administrator
2 13 (36.11%) DevOps Administrator
3 11 (30.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (30.56%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 3 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Web Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Django
2 4 (11.11%) LAMP
3 2 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) UNIX
3 6 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) DevOps
2 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
3 5 (13.89%) Auto-Scaling
4 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) Workflow
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Python
2 25 (69.44%) Ruby
2 25 (69.44%) Java
2 25 (69.44%) Perl
3 18 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) KVM
2 12 (33.33%) Xen
2 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) Puppet
2 8 (22.22%) Nagios
3 4 (11.11%) Icinga
4 1 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (16.67%) Juniper
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Google