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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 132 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.12% 1.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Average salary £22,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
715 699 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.04% 29.97% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 524 579 541
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,500
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 20 August 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (90.00%) Linux
1 18 (90.00%) Debian
2 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 15 (75.00%) CentOS
4 14 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (70.00%) SUSE
5 13 (65.00%) Windows
6 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) RHCE
8 3 (15.00%) UNIX
8 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (15.00%) Python
8 3 (15.00%) FreeBSD
8 3 (15.00%) IIS
8 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (15.00%) VMware
8 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (10.00%) Android
9 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
9 2 (10.00%) nginx
9 2 (10.00%) Tableau
9 2 (10.00%) OSCP
9 2 (10.00%) OSCE
9 2 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (10.00%) Redis
9 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (10.00%) Drupal
2 2 (10.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (10.00%) WordPress
2 2 (10.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Heroku
1 2 (10.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) Redis
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (10.00%) PhantomJS
1 2 (10.00%) Sinon.JS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
1 2 (10.00%) Games
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (45.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (35.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (10.00%) Architect
7 2 (10.00%) Tester
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (10.00%) Linux Support
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) IT Support
7 2 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) COM
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
1 2 (10.00%) XML
1 2 (10.00%) JSON
1 2 (10.00%) Django
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (10.00%) HTML5
1 2 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (10.00%) Sass
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (10.00%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
1 18 (90.00%) Debian
2 15 (75.00%) CentOS
3 14 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (70.00%) SUSE
4 13 (65.00%) Windows
5 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 3 (15.00%) FreeBSD
7 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.00%) Test Management
2 2 (10.00%) BDD
2 2 (10.00%) Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) MVC
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) TDD
2 2 (10.00%) Data Management
2 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) Delphi
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) RHCE
2 2 (10.00%) CEH
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) OSCP
2 2 (10.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Google
4 2 (10.00%) Akamai
4 2 (10.00%) Tableau
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe
4 2 (10.00%) Genesys
4 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (10.00%) Cognos