The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 69 41 60
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 7 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.05% 3.59% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.37% 13.91% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 2
Average salary £52,500 £46,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -15.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
208 151 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.14% 25.81% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 164 135 133
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £29,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Slough region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Slough

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Slough

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) CentOS
2 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (68.75%) MySQL
3 11 (68.75%) Plesk
3 11 (68.75%) cPanel
4 10 (62.50%) Apache
5 9 (56.25%) Drupal
5 9 (56.25%) Alfresco
5 9 (56.25%) WordPress
6 8 (50.00%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) PHP
7 7 (43.75%) nginx
8 6 (37.50%) CMS
8 6 (37.50%) Webmin
8 6 (37.50%) IIS
8 6 (37.50%) vSphere
8 6 (37.50%) VMware
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 5 (31.25%) Python
9 5 (31.25%) VPN
9 5 (31.25%) DNS
9 5 (31.25%) SSL
9 5 (31.25%) Perl
9 5 (31.25%) Games
10 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (18.75%) Migration

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 10 (62.50%) Apache
2 9 (56.25%) Drupal
2 9 (56.25%) Alfresco
2 9 (56.25%) WordPress
3 7 (43.75%) nginx
4 6 (37.50%) CMS
4 6 (37.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) VPN
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
1 5 (31.25%) SSL
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (31.25%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Support
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Junior
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) Java EE
1 2 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) CentOS
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) VB6
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CEH
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) OSCP
1 2 (12.50%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) vSphere
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) Plesk
1 11 (68.75%) cPanel
2 6 (37.50%) Webmin
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
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