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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 57 39 57
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 14 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.20% 4.95% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.60% 18.40% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 5
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -33.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
212 163 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 33.33% 26.90% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 174 145 141
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
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 28 January 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Slough

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) CentOS
2 17 (89.47%) Red Hat
3 16 (84.21%) Apache
4 15 (78.95%) Plesk
4 15 (78.95%) cPanel
5 14 (73.68%) MySQL
6 12 (63.16%) IIS
6 12 (63.16%) VMware
6 12 (63.16%) nginx
6 12 (63.16%) Webmin
7 11 (57.89%) vSphere
7 11 (57.89%) PHP
8 10 (52.63%) Perl
8 10 (52.63%) Python
9 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
9 9 (47.37%) Alfresco
9 9 (47.37%) WordPress
9 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
9 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (47.37%) Drupal
10 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
10 8 (42.11%) Migration
11 7 (36.84%) CMS
11 7 (36.84%) SQL
12 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (31.58%) Games
13 5 (26.32%) Replication
13 5 (26.32%) Windows

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 16 (84.21%) Apache
2 12 (63.16%) IIS
2 12 (63.16%) nginx
3 9 (47.37%) Drupal
3 9 (47.37%) Alfresco
3 9 (47.37%) WordPress
4 7 (36.84%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) MySQL
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (31.58%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Linux Support
2 7 (36.84%) Linux Support Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Replication
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) CentOS
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 10 (52.63%) Python
2 10 (52.63%) Perl
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CEH
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) OSCP
1 2 (10.53%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) vSphere
2 9 (47.37%) VMware ESX
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) Plesk
1 15 (78.95%) cPanel
2 12 (63.16%) Webmin
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Red Hat
2 12 (63.16%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
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