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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 123 130 133
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 16 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 0.36% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.59% 1.28% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 6
Average salary £42,250 £22,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.04% -58.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
617 705 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.94% 28.38% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 488 519 541
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 28 August 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (88.89%) CentOS
3 28 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (72.22%) Red Hat
5 25 (69.44%) Debian
6 21 (58.33%) Windows
7 20 (55.56%) TCP/IP
8 18 (50.00%) Windows 7
9 15 (41.67%) Python
10 10 (27.78%) Perl
11 9 (25.00%) Apache
11 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 8 (22.22%) Puppet
12 8 (22.22%) DevOps
12 8 (22.22%) Nagios
13 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (16.67%) Java
14 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (16.67%) SUSE
14 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
15 5 (13.89%) MySQL
15 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
15 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
15 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
16 4 (11.11%) RESTful
16 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
16 4 (11.11%) Kanban
16 4 (11.11%) Big Data
16 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (8.33%) JBoss
4 3 (8.33%) nginx
4 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) IaaS
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) LDAP
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) SMTP
4 1 (2.78%) HTTP
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
1 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.11%) Big Data
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 17 (47.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 17 (47.22%) IT Support
3 7 (19.44%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Support
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
1 4 (11.11%) RESTful
2 2 (5.56%) Software Packaging
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (88.89%) CentOS
3 28 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (69.44%) Debian
5 21 (58.33%) Windows
6 18 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (16.67%) SUSE
8 3 (8.33%) UNIX
9 2 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) DevOps
2 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) Scrum
3 4 (11.11%) Information Governance
3 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (11.11%) Kanban
4 2 (5.56%) Information Management
4 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) TDD
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) OOP
5 1 (2.78%) OO
5 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Python
2 10 (27.78%) Perl
3 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
6 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 3 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Squid
1 3 (8.33%) Xen
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.33%) qmail
2 2 (5.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Nagios
1 8 (22.22%) Puppet
2 4 (11.11%) Rundeck
3 3 (8.33%) ZABBIX
4 2 (5.56%) Zenoss
4 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
2 3 (8.33%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.56%) Intel
3 2 (5.56%) Sophos
3 2 (5.56%) Websense
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