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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 72 70 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -30
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 29 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.83% 2.72% 5.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.39% 10.11% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 42
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
309 267 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 30.15% 26.92% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 280 233 201
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 28 April 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (93.33%) Python
3 25 (83.33%) MySQL
3 25 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (76.67%) Java
4 23 (76.67%) Perl
4 23 (76.67%) Ruby
5 19 (63.33%) DNS
6 18 (60.00%) SMTP
6 18 (60.00%) HTTP
6 18 (60.00%) BGP
6 18 (60.00%) KVM
7 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (56.67%) Xen
7 17 (56.67%) VMware
8 16 (53.33%) Puppet
9 15 (50.00%) UNIX
10 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
11 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
11 13 (43.33%) Maven
11 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
12 12 (40.00%) DevOps
13 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
13 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
13 11 (36.67%) Debian
14 10 (33.33%) Network Security
15 8 (26.67%) IMAP
15 8 (26.67%) OSPF
15 8 (26.67%) Apache
16 7 (23.33%) Juniper

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (26.67%) Apache
3 5 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (16.67%) Route 53
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) DNS
2 18 (60.00%) SMTP
2 18 (60.00%) HTTP
2 18 (60.00%) BGP
3 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (33.33%) Network Security
5 8 (26.67%) IMAP
5 8 (26.67%) OSPF
6 5 (16.67%) VPN
6 5 (16.67%) VLAN
7 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
7 4 (13.33%) SAN
8 1 (3.33%) VoIP
8 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) MySQL
1 25 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (43.33%) Maven
3 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) Redmine
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (73.33%) Administrator
2 13 (43.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (43.33%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 10 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 7 (23.33%) DevOps Administrator
5 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Django
2 4 (13.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) UNIX
3 11 (36.67%) Debian
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps
2 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Python
2 23 (76.67%) Ruby
2 23 (76.67%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Perl
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) KVM
2 17 (56.67%) Xen
2 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) Puppet
2 5 (16.67%) Nagios
3 4 (13.33%) Icinga
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Juniper
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