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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 119 131 129
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 26 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.01% 0.29% 0.051%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% 0.99% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 1
Average salary £22,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.09% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
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
690 710 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.81% 29.33% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 483 560 494
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,647 £27,500
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 20 October 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 30 (93.75%) Linux
1 30 (93.75%) Debian
2 26 (81.25%) CentOS
3 25 (78.13%) Red Hat
4 22 (68.75%) Windows
5 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
5 21 (65.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (56.25%) Windows 7
6 18 (56.25%) SUSE
7 5 (15.63%) Open Source
7 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
8 4 (12.50%) Office 365
8 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 4 (12.50%) Data Management
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 4 (12.50%) PHP
9 3 (9.38%) MySQL
9 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.38%) DNS
9 3 (9.38%) VMware
9 3 (9.38%) AWK
9 3 (9.38%) Finance
9 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
10 2 (6.25%) Big Data
10 2 (6.25%) Sass
10 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (6.25%) Analytics
10 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.25%) Coaching

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Google App Engine
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Heroku
2 2 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Redis
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.25%) PhantomJS
2 2 (6.25%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
2 2 (6.25%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Support Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
2 12 (37.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) IT Support
3 6 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
8 1 (3.13%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.25%) COM
1 2 (6.25%) SOAP
1 2 (6.25%) XML
1 2 (6.25%) JSON
1 2 (6.25%) Django
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.25%) HTML5
1 2 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (6.25%) Sass
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (6.25%) Durandal
2 1 (3.13%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) DTV
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
1 30 (93.75%) Debian
2 26 (81.25%) CentOS
3 22 (68.75%) Windows
4 21 (65.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (56.25%) Windows 7
5 18 (56.25%) SUSE
6 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (3.13%) OpenBSD
7 1 (3.13%) Solaris
7 1 (3.13%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Data Management
2 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 2 (6.25%) MVC
2 2 (6.25%) TDD
2 2 (6.25%) Test Management
2 2 (6.25%) BDD
2 2 (6.25%) Analytics
2 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
2 2 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (3.13%) DevOps
3 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
2 4 (12.50%) Perl
2 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 3 (9.38%) AWK
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby
4 2 (6.25%) Delphi
4 2 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) VB
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CEH
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) OSCP
1 2 (6.25%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Xen
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) KVM
3 1 (3.13%) Ceph
3 1 (3.13%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Ganeti
2 1 (3.13%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) Akamai
4 2 (6.25%) Tableau
4 2 (6.25%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) Genesys
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos
4 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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