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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 112 134 127
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 22 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 0.22% 0.051%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.21% 0.73% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 1
Average salary £22,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
686 684 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.73% 29.44% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 498 538 492
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 £24,000 £26,000
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 1 October 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 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 31 (96.88%) Debian
2 30 (93.75%) Linux
3 28 (87.50%) Red Hat
4 27 (84.38%) CentOS
5 24 (75.00%) TCP/IP
6 22 (68.75%) Windows
6 22 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (68.75%) SUSE
7 20 (62.50%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.50%) PHP
8 4 (12.50%) DNS
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Python
8 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 4 (12.50%) Data Management
8 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 3 (9.38%) FreeBSD
9 3 (9.38%) Perl
9 3 (9.38%) MySQL
9 3 (9.38%) VMware
10 2 (6.25%) RHCE
10 2 (6.25%) Genesys
10 2 (6.25%) MVC
10 2 (6.25%) Finance
10 2 (6.25%) Advertising
10 2 (6.25%) Games
10 2 (6.25%) AWK
10 2 (6.25%) TDD
10 2 (6.25%) Banking
10 2 (6.25%) Retail

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Heroku
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
1 2 (6.25%) Google App Engine
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Google Apps
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Redis
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 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
1 2 (6.25%) Games
1 2 (6.25%) Banking
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 14 (43.75%) 1st Line Support
2 14 (43.75%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (21.88%) Help Desk Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) IT Support
5 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
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%) .NET
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) JSON
1 2 (6.25%) Django
1 2 (6.25%) HTML5
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (6.25%) Durandal
1 2 (6.25%) Sass
1 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Debian
2 30 (93.75%) Linux
3 27 (84.38%) CentOS
4 22 (68.75%) Windows
4 22 (68.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (68.75%) SUSE
5 20 (62.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.38%) FreeBSD
7 2 (6.25%) UNIX
7 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.25%) Android
7 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.13%) Solaris
8 1 (3.13%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Data Management
2 2 (6.25%) MVC
2 2 (6.25%) TDD
2 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.25%) Test Management
2 2 (6.25%) BDD
2 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
2 2 (6.25%) Coaching
2 2 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PHP
1 4 (12.50%) Python
1 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.38%) Perl
3 2 (6.25%) AWK
3 2 (6.25%) Ruby
3 2 (6.25%) VB
3 2 (6.25%) Delphi
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) RHCE
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 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) KVM
2 1 (3.13%) Ceph
2 1 (3.13%) QEMU
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Ganeti
1 1 (3.13%) CFEngine
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Genesys
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) Cognos
4 2 (6.25%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.25%) Akamai
4 2 (6.25%) Tableau
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Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum dependant on experience
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