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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Samba
Rank 309 321 321
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing Samba 5 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.11% 0.092%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 1.14% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 9
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £33,750 £43,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £50,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.87% -
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
1268 1142 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.40% 9.39% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 991 1074
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Samba across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Samba Salary Histogram in the City of London

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) LDAP
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) NFS
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
6 2 (22.22%) NetIQ
6 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) CMS
6 2 (22.22%) Process Management
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LDAP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) tcpdump
3 2 (22.22%) Multicast
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
1 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Trac
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Configuration Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Software Manager
3 2 (22.22%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Animation
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) AIX
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
5 2 (22.22%) Fedora
6 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Process Management
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (22.22%) DevOps
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) 3D Animation
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) NFS
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (22.22%) Varnish
2 2 (22.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 2 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (22.22%) HAProxy
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) BMC
4 2 (22.22%) Veritas
4 2 (22.22%) Sun
4 2 (22.22%) NetIQ
4 2 (22.22%) VMware