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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 55 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 9 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.75% 1.47% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% 5.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
189 170 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 36.70% 27.78% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 156 159 154
Average salary £43,250 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,925 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 2 October 2014.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Slough

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) CentOS
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) PHP
3 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
3 6 (46.15%) CEH
3 6 (46.15%) OSCP
3 6 (46.15%) OSCE
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) Sophos
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) SSL
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) CISSP
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) HIPAA
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) Plesk
5 4 (30.77%) Alfresco
5 4 (30.77%) WordPress
5 4 (30.77%) Metasploit
5 4 (30.77%) Imperva

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 4 (30.77%) Drupal
1 4 (30.77%) Alfresco
1 4 (30.77%) WordPress
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) tcpdump
2 2 (15.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 2 (15.38%) Games
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Linux Support
1 5 (38.46%) Linux Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) Java EE
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) CentOS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Test Management
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Ruby
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) VB6
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CEH
1 6 (46.15%) OSCP
1 6 (46.15%) OSCE
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
2 4 (30.77%) HIPAA
3 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Snort
1 4 (30.77%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Nessus
1 4 (30.77%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 4 (30.77%) Sophos
2 4 (30.77%) Imperva