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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 118 124 134
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 21 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 0.93% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.49% 3.30% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 8
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -36.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
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
601 666 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.35% 28.07% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 543 456 534
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 5 February 2016.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (85.45%) Red Hat
3 45 (81.82%) CentOS
4 40 (72.73%) Debian
5 37 (67.27%) Windows
5 37 (67.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (47.27%) TCP/IP
7 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
7 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
8 16 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (25.45%) VMware
10 11 (20.00%) Python
11 10 (18.18%) Perl
11 10 (18.18%) Fedora
11 10 (18.18%) DevOps
11 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (16.36%) OpenStack
12 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
12 9 (16.36%) SQL
12 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (14.55%) SAN
13 8 (14.55%) 3GPP
13 8 (14.55%) WLAN
13 8 (14.55%) Cisco
13 8 (14.55%) CCIE
13 8 (14.55%) CCNP
13 8 (14.55%) Web Services

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (16.36%) OpenStack
2 8 (14.55%) JBoss
2 8 (14.55%) nginx
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (47.27%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.55%) 3GPP
2 8 (14.55%) Diameter Protocol
2 8 (14.55%) Network Security
2 8 (14.55%) SAN
2 8 (14.55%) WLAN
3 7 (12.73%) DNS
3 7 (12.73%) Firewall
4 1 (1.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Hadoop
1 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Linux Engineer
2 26 (47.27%) Support Engineer
3 20 (36.36%) Linux Support
4 19 (34.55%) Linux Support Engineer
5 15 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
6 14 (25.45%) IT Support
6 14 (25.45%) Windows Support Engineer
7 13 (23.64%) IT Engineer
7 13 (23.64%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 10 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 10 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (14.55%) Network Engineer
9 8 (14.55%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (14.55%) Security Engineer
10 5 (9.09%) Developer
11 3 (5.45%) Linux Administrator
11 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) LAMP
2 1 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.82%) libvirt
2 1 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.73%) Private Cloud
2 7 (12.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (81.82%) CentOS
3 40 (72.73%) Debian
4 37 (67.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (67.27%) Windows
5 18 (32.73%) Windows Server
6 10 (18.18%) Fedora
6 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.82%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.82%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.82%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.82%) Solaris
9 1 (1.82%) Unix
9 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) DevOps
2 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.55%) Migration
2 8 (14.55%) Network Design
2 8 (14.55%) Scrum
3 7 (12.73%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (12.73%) Data Protection
3 7 (12.73%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.64%) High Availability
5 1 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.82%) Kanban
5 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) Python
2 10 (18.18%) Perl
3 9 (16.36%) SQL
4 8 (14.55%) Ruby
5 7 (12.73%) C#
5 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.82%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) CCIE
1 8 (14.55%) CCNP
1 8 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.73%) Docker
2 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
2 7 (12.73%) Xen
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Ceph
4 1 (1.82%) KVM
4 1 (1.82%) qmail
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.82%) Ganeti
3 1 (1.82%) logstash
3 1 (1.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.82%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) Red Hat
2 14 (25.45%) VMware
3 8 (14.55%) Cisco
4 7 (12.73%) F5
4 7 (12.73%) Rackspace
5 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.82%) Sophos
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
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