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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 128 132 129
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 14 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.62% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.21% 1.30% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 9
Average salary £22,750 £22,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
633 694 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.15% 29.05% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 466 501 595
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 6 July 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (84.62%) Red Hat
4 31 (79.49%) CentOS
5 29 (74.36%) Debian
6 26 (66.67%) Windows
6 26 (66.67%) TCP/IP
6 26 (66.67%) Windows 7
7 12 (30.77%) Python
8 11 (28.21%) Puppet
9 10 (25.64%) MySQL
9 10 (25.64%) DevOps
10 9 (23.08%) Java
10 9 (23.08%) Apache
10 9 (23.08%) Nagios
10 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
10 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
10 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (20.51%) Perl
11 8 (20.51%) PHP
12 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (15.38%) .NET
12 6 (15.38%) IIS
12 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
12 6 (15.38%) Zenoss
13 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
13 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (10.26%) VMware
13 4 (10.26%) SUSE

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 9 (23.08%) Apache
2 6 (15.38%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
2 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) Big Data
3 3 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Support Engineer
2 21 (53.85%) IT Support Engineer
2 21 (53.85%) IT Support
3 9 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Support
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) RESTful
3 2 (5.13%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.56%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (79.49%) CentOS
4 29 (74.36%) Debian
5 26 (66.67%) Windows 7
5 26 (66.67%) Windows
6 4 (10.26%) SUSE
7 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) DevOps
2 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Information Governance
4 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.69%) Kanban
4 3 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.56%) TDD
6 1 (2.56%) Information Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) OOP
6 1 (2.56%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Python
2 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 8 (20.51%) Perl
3 8 (20.51%) PHP
4 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Puppet
2 9 (23.08%) Nagios
3 6 (15.38%) Zenoss
3 6 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.69%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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