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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 88 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 5 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.49% 3.31% 2.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.06% 11.55% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 46 21
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +21.32%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
243 407 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.87% 28.64% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 215 367 185
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
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 28 August 2015. 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 -21 5 £35,000 -15.15% 1
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (84.21%) Python
3 29 (76.32%) MySQL
3 29 (76.32%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (71.05%) Java
4 27 (71.05%) Perl
4 27 (71.05%) Ruby
5 23 (60.53%) Tomcat
5 23 (60.53%) Relational Database
6 21 (55.26%) Jenkins
6 21 (55.26%) DevOps
7 20 (52.63%) Maven
8 18 (47.37%) SQL
9 17 (44.74%) UNIX
10 16 (42.11%) SMTP
10 16 (42.11%) HTTP
10 16 (42.11%) DNS
10 16 (42.11%) Puppet
11 15 (39.47%) KVM
12 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
12 14 (36.84%) Xen
12 14 (36.84%) VMware
13 13 (34.21%) Apache
14 12 (31.58%) IMAP
15 11 (28.95%) BGP
16 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
16 9 (23.68%) Subversion
17 8 (21.05%) Nagios
18 7 (18.42%) OSPF

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (60.53%) Tomcat
2 13 (34.21%) Apache
3 5 (13.16%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon SQS
1 5 (13.16%) Route 53
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (13.16%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) SMTP
1 16 (42.11%) HTTP
1 16 (42.11%) DNS
2 12 (31.58%) IMAP
3 11 (28.95%) BGP
4 7 (18.42%) OSPF
5 5 (13.16%) VPN
5 5 (13.16%) VLAN
6 4 (10.53%) Network Security
6 4 (10.53%) iSCSI
6 4 (10.53%) SAN
6 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) MySQL
1 29 (76.32%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (60.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 21 (55.26%) Jenkins
2 20 (52.63%) Maven
3 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
4 9 (23.68%) Subversion
5 3 (7.89%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) Redmine
General
1 5 (13.16%) Publishing
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Systems Administrator
1 28 (73.68%) Administrator
2 13 (34.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (34.21%) Linux Administrator
2 13 (34.21%) DevOps Administrator
3 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Web Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Django
2 4 (10.53%) LAMP
3 2 (5.26%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (44.74%) UNIX
3 7 (18.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) DevOps
2 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
3 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.16%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) Workflow
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 2 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) Python
2 27 (71.05%) Ruby
2 27 (71.05%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) Perl
3 18 (47.37%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) KVM
2 14 (36.84%) Xen
2 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 16 (42.11%) Puppet
2 8 (21.05%) Nagios
3 4 (10.53%) Icinga
4 1 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) VMware
2 7 (18.42%) Juniper
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) Google