The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 39 77 60
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 4 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.36% 0.30% 1.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.54% 1.80% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 13
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £42,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +14.28%

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
113 111 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 38.31% 16.74% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 108 90 172
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,900 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Varnish
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Debian
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Debian
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
1 4 (100.00%) Varnish
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper