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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 124 131 111
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 22 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.91% 0.50% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.47% 1.80% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 16
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +41.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
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
634 668 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.22% 27.69% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 478 513 583
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (79.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 34 (77.27%) Red Hat
4 32 (72.73%) CentOS
5 28 (63.64%) Debian
6 23 (52.27%) Windows
6 23 (52.27%) TCP/IP
6 23 (52.27%) Windows 7
7 16 (36.36%) MySQL
7 16 (36.36%) Python
8 15 (34.09%) Apache
8 15 (34.09%) Puppet
9 14 (31.82%) DevOps
9 14 (31.82%) PHP
10 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
10 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
11 12 (27.27%) Perl
12 11 (25.00%) Nagios
12 11 (25.00%) Java
12 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (18.18%) Zenoss
14 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
14 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (18.18%) .NET
14 8 (18.18%) IIS
15 7 (15.91%) SUSE
16 6 (13.64%) Office 365
17 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
18 4 (9.09%) VMware

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 15 (34.09%) Apache
2 8 (18.18%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) IPv4
2 2 (4.55%) IPv6
2 2 (4.55%) OSPF
2 2 (4.55%) BGP
2 2 (4.55%) VRRP
2 2 (4.55%) LDAP
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) IPsec
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.82%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Support Engineer
2 17 (38.64%) IT Support
2 17 (38.64%) IT Support Engineer
3 13 (29.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (13.64%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Administrator
6 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Network Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux Support
8 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Linux Support Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) RESTful
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.27%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (79.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (72.73%) CentOS
4 28 (63.64%) Debian
5 23 (52.27%) Windows
5 23 (52.27%) Windows 7
6 7 (15.91%) SUSE
7 2 (4.55%) UNIX
7 2 (4.55%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) DevOps
2 13 (29.55%) Configuration Management
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.82%) Information Governance
6 3 (6.82%) Kanban
6 3 (6.82%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.27%) Information Management
8 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.27%) TDD
8 1 (2.27%) Service Management
8 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.27%) OOP
8 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) Python
2 14 (31.82%) PHP
3 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
4 12 (27.27%) Perl
5 11 (25.00%) Java
6 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) Puppet
2 11 (25.00%) Nagios
3 10 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (18.18%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 34 (77.27%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Dell
3 2 (4.55%) Juniper
3 2 (4.55%) Foundry
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