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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 123 139 131
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 13 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.12% 0.56% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 8
Average salary £24,000 £22,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -51.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,850 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
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
614 719 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.71% 30.30% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 469 511 583
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (85.71%) CentOS
3 29 (82.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (80.00%) Red Hat
4 28 (80.00%) Debian
5 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 21 (60.00%) Windows
5 21 (60.00%) Windows 7
6 14 (40.00%) Python
7 9 (25.71%) Perl
7 9 (25.71%) Puppet
8 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
8 8 (22.86%) DevOps
8 8 (22.86%) Apache
9 7 (20.00%) Nagios
9 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (20.00%) Java
9 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.14%) MySQL
11 5 (14.29%) SUSE
11 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
12 4 (11.43%) Rundeck
12 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
12 4 (11.43%) Big Data
12 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
12 4 (11.43%) Information Governance
12 4 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (11.43%) RESTful
12 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 8 (22.86%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) nginx
3 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (2.86%) LDAP
2 1 (2.86%) SMTP
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
2 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.43%) Big Data
3 4 (11.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Support Engineer
2 19 (54.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 19 (54.29%) IT Support
3 7 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Support
5 3 (8.57%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
7 1 (2.86%) Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
1 4 (11.43%) RESTful
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.86%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (85.71%) CentOS
3 29 (82.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (80.00%) Debian
5 21 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 21 (60.00%) Windows
6 5 (14.29%) SUSE
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) DevOps
2 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.43%) Scrum
3 4 (11.43%) Information Governance
3 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.43%) Kanban
4 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Information Management
6 1 (2.86%) TDD
6 1 (2.86%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) OOP
6 1 (2.86%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Python
2 9 (25.71%) Perl
3 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
4 7 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.43%) PHP
6 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Squid
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.57%) qmail
2 2 (5.71%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) Nagios
3 4 (11.43%) Rundeck
4 3 (8.57%) Zenoss
4 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.57%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
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