The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 114 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 18 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.26% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.60% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 0
Average salary £22,000 £53,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Ubuntu
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
692 676 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.30% 29.83% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 509 548 519
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Reading

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 28 (96.55%) Debian
2 27 (93.10%) Linux
3 25 (86.21%) Red Hat
4 23 (79.31%) CentOS
5 21 (72.41%) TCP/IP
5 21 (72.41%) SUSE
5 21 (72.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (68.97%) Windows
7 18 (62.07%) Windows 7
8 5 (17.24%) Python
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 4 (13.79%) PHP
9 4 (13.79%) FreeBSD
9 4 (13.79%) VMware
9 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
10 3 (10.34%) MySQL
10 3 (10.34%) IIS
10 3 (10.34%) UNIX
10 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
10 3 (10.34%) DNS
10 3 (10.34%) RHCE
10 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
10 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
11 2 (6.90%) Delphi
11 2 (6.90%) HTML
11 2 (6.90%) Java
11 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
11 2 (6.90%) VB
11 2 (6.90%) .NET

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) nginx
3 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
1 2 (6.90%) Heroku
1 2 (6.90%) Google Apps
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Redis
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) PhantomJS
2 2 (6.90%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
1 2 (6.90%) Games
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Support Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 14 (48.28%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (24.14%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (24.14%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) IT Support
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.90%) COM
1 2 (6.90%) SOAP
1 2 (6.90%) XML
1 2 (6.90%) JSON
1 2 (6.90%) Django
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.90%) HTML5
1 2 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (6.90%) Sass
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (6.90%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Debian
2 27 (93.10%) Linux
3 23 (79.31%) CentOS
4 21 (72.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (72.41%) SUSE
5 20 (68.97%) Windows
6 18 (62.07%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.79%) FreeBSD
8 3 (10.34%) UNIX
9 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
9 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
9 2 (6.90%) Android
10 1 (3.45%) Solaris
10 1 (3.45%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.90%) Test Management
2 2 (6.90%) BDD
2 2 (6.90%) Analytics
2 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
2 2 (6.90%) Coaching
2 2 (6.90%) MVC
2 2 (6.90%) TDD
2 2 (6.90%) Data Management
2 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) VB
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.90%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) Delphi
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) RHCE
2 2 (6.90%) CEH
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) OSCP
2 2 (6.90%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) KVM
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) CFEngine
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Red Hat
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Google
4 2 (6.90%) Akamai
4 2 (6.90%) Tableau
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) Genesys
4 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.90%) Cognos
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits Package
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