The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 49 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 19 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.43% 0.43% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.45% 1.85% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
166 162 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 29.96% 23.34% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 142 127 157
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Ubuntu
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Slough

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (97.92%) Red Hat
3 42 (87.50%) CentOS
4 41 (85.42%) Windows
5 34 (70.83%) PHP
6 29 (60.42%) SQL
6 29 (60.42%) Perl
7 28 (58.33%) Python
8 25 (52.08%) CISSP
8 25 (52.08%) Firewall
8 25 (52.08%) CEH
8 25 (52.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 25 (52.08%) SIEM
9 21 (43.75%) SLA
10 20 (41.67%) CCNA
10 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (41.67%) Drupal
10 20 (41.67%) Alfresco
10 20 (41.67%) WordPress
10 20 (41.67%) CMS
10 20 (41.67%) Plesk
11 19 (39.58%) Bash Shell
11 19 (39.58%) tcpdump
11 19 (39.58%) Metasploit
11 19 (39.58%) Imperva
11 19 (39.58%) OSCP
11 19 (39.58%) OSCE
11 19 (39.58%) Nessus
11 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (39.58%) Nmap

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (41.67%) Drupal
1 20 (41.67%) Alfresco
1 20 (41.67%) WordPress
1 20 (41.67%) CMS
2 16 (33.33%) Apache
3 14 (29.17%) IIS
4 9 (18.75%) nginx
5 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
5 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) Firewall
2 19 (39.58%) tcpdump
3 14 (29.17%) FTP
4 11 (22.92%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.50%) VPN
5 6 (12.50%) DNS
5 6 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) MySQL
2 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Security Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Linux Support
4 10 (20.83%) Linux Support Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Administrator
6 6 (12.50%) Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (12.50%) Security Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) IT Support
9 1 (2.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.08%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (2.08%) UNIX Administrator
9 1 (2.08%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) COM
2 5 (10.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Replication
1 5 (10.42%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (87.50%) CentOS
3 41 (85.42%) Windows
4 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.08%) Solaris
7 1 (2.08%) UNIX
7 1 (2.08%) SUSE
7 1 (2.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 25 (52.08%) SIEM
2 14 (29.17%) Migration
3 11 (22.92%) Information Security
4 5 (10.42%) Content Management
4 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
4 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (70.83%) PHP
2 29 (60.42%) SQL
2 29 (60.42%) Perl
3 28 (58.33%) Python
4 19 (39.58%) Bash Shell
4 19 (39.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (52.08%) CISSP
1 25 (52.08%) CEH
2 20 (41.67%) CCNA
2 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (39.58%) OSCP
3 19 (39.58%) OSCE
4 18 (37.50%) Degree
5 5 (10.42%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (43.75%) SLA
2 18 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 18 (37.50%) HIPAA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) Nmap
1 19 (39.58%) Snort
2 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 8 (16.67%) vSphere
4 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (41.67%) Plesk
2 19 (39.58%) Nessus
3 5 (10.42%) Nagios
4 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (97.92%) Red Hat
2 19 (39.58%) Imperva
2 19 (39.58%) Sophos
3 14 (29.17%) VMware
4 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle