The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 65 78 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 35 12 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.88% 1.27% 3.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.19% 5.29% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 35
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Ubuntu
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
381 227 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 31.31% 24.00% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 342 196 417
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the East Sussex region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in East Sussex

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Ubuntu
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +12 35 £42,500 +6.25%
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 73 (98.65%) Linux
2 47 (63.51%) Windows
3 40 (54.05%) UNIX
4 37 (50.00%) Open Source
5 34 (45.95%) Mac OS X
6 32 (43.24%) Windows 7
7 30 (40.54%) VoIP
8 26 (35.14%) Debian
8 26 (35.14%) Configuration Management
8 26 (35.14%) Bash Shell
9 25 (33.78%) Perl
9 25 (33.78%) Ruby
10 24 (32.43%) Mac OS
10 24 (32.43%) HTTP
10 24 (32.43%) TCP/IP
11 23 (31.08%) Web Services
11 23 (31.08%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
11 23 (31.08%) OpenStack
11 23 (31.08%) KVM
12 21 (28.38%) LXC
13 20 (27.03%) MySQL
13 20 (27.03%) Python
14 18 (24.32%) SMTP
14 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (24.32%) Asterisk PBX
15 17 (22.97%) Amazon EC2
15 17 (22.97%) Node.js
15 17 (22.97%) Digital Media
15 17 (22.97%) Mobile App

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 (31.08%) OpenStack
2 17 (22.97%) Node.js
3 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.41%) Jetty
4 2 (2.70%) nginx
4 2 (2.70%) Moodle
4 2 (2.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.08%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (22.97%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.54%) VoIP
2 24 (32.43%) HTTP
2 24 (32.43%) TCP/IP
3 18 (24.32%) SMTP
3 18 (24.32%) Asterisk PBX
4 9 (12.16%) LDAP
5 6 (8.11%) OpenLDAP
6 5 (6.76%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.08%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (27.03%) MySQL
3 17 (22.97%) Relational Database
3 17 (22.97%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Systems Administrator
1 30 (40.54%) Administrator
1 30 (40.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 30 (40.54%) Linux Administrator
2 17 (22.97%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (22.97%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) Service Desk Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) IT Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Junior
6 3 (4.05%) Developer
7 2 (2.70%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (2.70%) IT Support
7 2 (2.70%) Support Technician
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Leader
7 2 (2.70%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (2.70%) PHP Developer
7 2 (2.70%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.08%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) LAMP
2 2 (2.70%) Ajax
3 1 (1.35%) jQuery
3 1 (1.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 37 (50.00%) Open Source
2 17 (22.97%) Digital Media
2 17 (22.97%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Social Media
5 1 (1.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 73 (98.65%) Linux
2 47 (63.51%) Windows
3 40 (54.05%) UNIX
4 34 (45.95%) Mac OS X
5 32 (43.24%) Windows 7
6 26 (35.14%) Debian
7 24 (32.43%) Mac OS
8 13 (17.57%) Mac OS X Server
9 6 (8.11%) Android
9 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.70%) OpenBSD
11 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Configuration Management
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.97%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (22.97%) Performance Monitoring
3 17 (22.97%) Workflow
4 9 (12.16%) Project Planning
4 9 (12.16%) Information Security
4 9 (12.16%) Information Security Management
4 9 (12.16%) Security Management
4 9 (12.16%) ITIL
5 3 (4.05%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (4.05%) Project Management
6 2 (2.70%) Analytics
6 2 (2.70%) Web Development
7 1 (1.35%) TDD
7 1 (1.35%) Pair Programming
7 1 (1.35%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.35%) Web Application Development
7 1 (1.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.14%) Bash Shell
2 25 (33.78%) Perl
2 25 (33.78%) Ruby
3 20 (27.03%) Python
4 5 (6.76%) Java
5 2 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) Erlang
6 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (31.08%) KVM
2 21 (28.38%) LXC
3 11 (14.86%) Samba
4 6 (8.11%) NFS
5 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Puppet
2 6 (8.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) VMware