The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 295 332 323
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -9
Permanent jobs citing Samba 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.032% 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 1.26% 0.32% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £70,000 £58,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.17% +10.95%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
Samba
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
871 1262 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.28% 10.17% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 764 1096 862
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Samba across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Samba
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Samba across the City of London region.

Samba Salary Trend in the City of London

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Samba 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 Samba.

1 12 (66.67%) Linux
1 12 (66.67%) Apache
2 11 (61.11%) Perl
2 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 11 (61.11%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (55.56%) UNIX
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (50.00%) DevOps
5 8 (44.44%) Patch Management
5 8 (44.44%) MySQL
5 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) Banking
5 8 (44.44%) Ruby
6 7 (38.89%) nginx
6 7 (38.89%) Puppet
6 7 (38.89%) Firewall
6 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (33.33%) Ansible
7 6 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) PHP
7 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 6 (33.33%) NFS
7 6 (33.33%) VPN
7 6 (33.33%) IBM
7 6 (33.33%) CentOS
7 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (33.33%) Git (software)

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Samba 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 Samba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) Apache
2 7 (38.89%) nginx
3 5 (27.78%) Confluence
3 5 (27.78%) MediaWiki
4 2 (11.11%) Drupal
5 1 (5.56%) Mule
5 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (5.56%) Autonomy Scrittura
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) VPN
3 5 (27.78%) LDAP
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 5 (27.78%) IPsec
3 5 (27.78%) Network Security
3 5 (27.78%) IPv6
3 5 (27.78%) OSPF
3 5 (27.78%) BGP
3 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
4 3 (16.67%) SNMP
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (5.56%) FTP
6 1 (5.56%) HTTP
6 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
6 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Hudson
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 5 (27.78%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.56%) Trac
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX Support
2 5 (27.78%) Senior UNIX Specialist
2 5 (27.78%) Senior UNIX Support
2 5 (27.78%) Support Specialist
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Software Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Wiki
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 6 (33.33%) CentOS
4 5 (27.78%) Solaris
4 5 (27.78%) Debian
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (44.44%) Patch Management
4 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
5 5 (27.78%) Process Management
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Build Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Database Theory
5 5 (27.78%) Relational Database Theory
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (22.22%) ITSM
7 3 (16.67%) BCP
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL
8 1 (5.56%) Content Management
8 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Perl
2 8 (44.44%) Ruby
2 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) AWK
7 1 (5.56%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) RHCE
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Postfix
2 6 (33.33%) XenServer
2 6 (33.33%) NFS
3 5 (27.78%) iptables
3 5 (27.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) LXC
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
1 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (33.33%) Ansible
2 6 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 5 (27.78%) Tivoli
3 5 (27.78%) Salt
4 2 (11.11%) OpenView
4 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Dollar Universe
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.56%) Capistrano
5 1 (5.56%) Nagios
5 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Red Hat
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) IBM
5 5 (27.78%) Sun
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) BMC
5 5 (27.78%) Veritas
6 4 (22.22%) Tripwire
7 2 (11.11%) Hitachi
7 2 (11.11%) HP
8 1 (5.56%) EMC
8 1 (5.56%) NetApp
8 1 (5.56%) Rackspace