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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 66 76 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 24 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.76% 3.02% 2.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.64% 11.40% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 20
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
249 342 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.62% 26.49% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 215 308 180
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 3 July 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (84.44%) Python
3 35 (77.78%) MySQL
3 35 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
4 33 (73.33%) Java
4 33 (73.33%) Perl
4 33 (73.33%) Ruby
5 23 (51.11%) UNIX
5 23 (51.11%) DNS
5 23 (51.11%) Tomcat
5 23 (51.11%) Relational Database
6 22 (48.89%) Puppet
6 22 (48.89%) HTTP
6 22 (48.89%) SMTP
7 21 (46.67%) KVM
7 21 (46.67%) DevOps
7 21 (46.67%) Jenkins
8 20 (44.44%) Maven
8 20 (44.44%) VMware
8 20 (44.44%) Xen
8 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (40.00%) SQL
9 18 (40.00%) BGP
10 14 (31.11%) Debian
10 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
11 13 (28.89%) Apache
12 12 (26.67%) IMAP
13 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
14 10 (22.22%) Network Security
15 9 (20.00%) Subversion

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 23 (51.11%) Tomcat
2 13 (28.89%) Apache
3 5 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (11.11%) Route 53
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) DNS
2 22 (48.89%) SMTP
2 22 (48.89%) HTTP
3 18 (40.00%) BGP
4 12 (26.67%) IMAP
5 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
6 10 (22.22%) Network Security
7 8 (17.78%) OSPF
8 5 (11.11%) VPN
8 5 (11.11%) VLAN
9 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
9 4 (8.89%) SAN
10 2 (4.44%) SSH
11 1 (2.22%) VoIP
11 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (77.78%) MySQL
1 35 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (51.11%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 20 (44.44%) Maven
3 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
4 9 (20.00%) Subversion
5 3 (6.67%) JIRA
6 1 (2.22%) Redmine
General
1 5 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Systems Administrator
1 34 (75.56%) Administrator
2 19 (42.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 19 (42.22%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (28.89%) DevOps Administrator
4 10 (22.22%) UNIX Administrator
4 10 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Junior
8 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Web Support Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Django
2 4 (8.89%) LAMP
3 2 (4.44%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (51.11%) UNIX
3 14 (31.11%) Debian
4 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) DevOps
2 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL
6 2 (4.44%) Workflow
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.44%) Time Management
6 2 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (84.44%) Python
2 33 (73.33%) Ruby
2 33 (73.33%) Java
2 33 (73.33%) Perl
3 18 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) KVM
2 20 (44.44%) Xen
2 20 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 22 (48.89%) Puppet
2 8 (17.78%) Nagios
3 4 (8.89%) Icinga
4 1 (2.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 7 (15.56%) Juniper
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) Google