The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 246 246 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Samba 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.042% -
As % of the System Software category 1.07% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+123.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Samba
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
653 705 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.02% 9.86% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 503 582 500
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Samba
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Samba Salary Trend in the North West

Samba
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Manchester +10 7 £42,500 +123.68%
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (81.82%) UNIX
1 9 (81.82%) Solaris
2 7 (63.64%) Sun
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) NFS
4 5 (45.45%) IBM
4 5 (45.45%) BMC
4 5 (45.45%) Veritas
4 5 (45.45%) Tivoli
4 5 (45.45%) Process Management
4 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
4 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 5 (45.45%) Retail
4 5 (45.45%) Asset Management
4 5 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (36.36%) Clustering
5 4 (36.36%) Apache
5 4 (36.36%) MySQL
5 4 (36.36%) AIX
5 4 (36.36%) HPUX
6 2 (18.18%) High Availability
6 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) SmokePing

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX Specialist
2 5 (45.45%) Support Specialist
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX Support
2 5 (45.45%) Senior UNIX Specialist
2 5 (45.45%) Senior UNIX Support
3 4 (36.36%) Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) UNIX
1 9 (81.82%) Solaris
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) AIX
3 4 (36.36%) HPUX
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Tru64
4 2 (18.18%) Debian
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) Process Management
2 5 (45.45%) Asset Management
2 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) NFS
1 5 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (18.18%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Tivoli
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) Munin
2 2 (18.18%) Zenoss
2 2 (18.18%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
1 7 (63.64%) Sun
2 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 5 (45.45%) BMC
2 5 (45.45%) Veritas
3 2 (18.18%) HP