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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 121 132 133
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 15 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 0.89% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% 3.35% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 13
Average salary £50,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
651 656 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.39% 26.45% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 585 499 519
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 2016.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (97.14%) Red Hat
3 26 (74.29%) CentOS
4 21 (60.00%) Debian
5 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
5 16 (45.71%) nginx
5 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (42.86%) OpenStack
6 15 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (42.86%) Perl
7 14 (40.00%) JBoss
7 14 (40.00%) Python
8 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (37.14%) Ruby
9 12 (34.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (34.29%) Data Protection
9 12 (34.29%) Customer Engagement
9 12 (34.29%) Hadoop
9 12 (34.29%) Visualisation
9 12 (34.29%) Data Visualisation
9 12 (34.29%) F5
9 12 (34.29%) DevOps
9 12 (34.29%) Docker
9 12 (34.29%) Jenkins
9 12 (34.29%) Web Services
9 12 (34.29%) DNS
9 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (34.29%) Firewall
9 12 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (34.29%) Scrum

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 16 (45.71%) nginx
2 15 (42.86%) OpenStack
3 14 (40.00%) JBoss
4 4 (11.43%) Apache
4 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
5 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) TCP/IP
2 12 (34.29%) DNS
2 12 (34.29%) Firewall
3 6 (17.14%) 3GPP
3 6 (17.14%) Diameter Protocol
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security
3 6 (17.14%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) WLAN
4 3 (8.57%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
5 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Hadoop
1 12 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 12 (34.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Administrator
2 7 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Security Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Visualisation
2 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (74.29%) CentOS
3 21 (60.00%) Debian
4 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (31.43%) Windows
5 7 (20.00%) Fedora
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (17.14%) Solaris
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.57%) Unix
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.86%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.86%) Kali Linux
9 1 (2.86%) OpenBSD
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (34.29%) Customer Engagement
1 12 (34.29%) Data Protection
1 12 (34.29%) Data Visualisation
1 12 (34.29%) DevOps
1 12 (34.29%) Scrum
2 6 (17.14%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) Network Design
3 3 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Perl
2 14 (40.00%) Python
3 13 (37.14%) Ruby
4 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.71%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) CCIE
2 6 (17.14%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Docker
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) Postfix
4 2 (5.71%) qmail
5 1 (2.86%) Ceph
5 1 (2.86%) KVM
5 1 (2.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.43%) logstash
2 4 (11.43%) Nagios
2 4 (11.43%) ZABBIX
3 3 (8.57%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.86%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Red Hat
2 12 (34.29%) F5
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco
3 9 (25.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Sophos
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago