The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 326 320 304
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 110 90 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.45% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.77% 1.62% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 95 87 126
Average salary £42,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Ubuntu
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6210 5565 6498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.94% 27.95% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5131 4596 5739
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,075 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in the South East

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in the South East

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -23 41 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hampshire -4 21 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Surrey -3 19 £55,000 +37.50%
Oxfordshire +8 15 £43,000 +7.50% 1
West Sussex 0 5 £52,500 +31.25%
Kent -6 4 £27,500 -26.66%
East Sussex -14 3 £40,000 +42.85%
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £38,750 -8.82%
Middlesex +6 1 £75,000 +25.00%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 257 (98.47%) Linux
2 130 (49.81%) Windows
3 129 (49.43%) Red Hat
4 125 (47.89%) CentOS
5 94 (36.02%) Debian
6 88 (33.72%) MySQL
7 78 (29.89%) VMware
8 74 (28.35%) PHP
9 73 (27.97%) Perl
10 69 (26.44%) Python
11 68 (26.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 66 (25.29%) TCP/IP
13 56 (21.46%) SUSE
14 54 (20.69%) Apache
15 51 (19.54%) Open Source
16 50 (19.16%) Puppet
17 46 (17.62%) Ruby
18 45 (17.24%) Windows 7
19 43 (16.48%) Bash Shell
20 40 (15.33%) UNIX
21 39 (14.94%) LAMP
22 37 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
23 34 (13.03%) Degree
23 34 (13.03%) DevOps
24 33 (12.64%) Cisco
25 32 (12.26%) Firewall
25 32 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
26 29 (11.11%) JavaScript
27 28 (10.73%) HTML
27 28 (10.73%) Web Services

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 54 (20.69%) Apache
2 21 (8.05%) IIS
3 19 (7.28%) nginx
4 16 (6.13%) OpenStack
5 11 (4.21%) Drupal
6 9 (3.45%) Alfresco
6 9 (3.45%) WordPress
7 8 (3.07%) Node.js
7 8 (3.07%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.68%) CMS
8 7 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.77%) Confluence
10 2 (0.77%) Moodle
10 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (2.68%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.51%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.45%) Office 365
3 9 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
3 9 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.92%) SaaS
5 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (25.29%) TCP/IP
2 32 (12.26%) Firewall
3 24 (9.20%) SAN
4 23 (8.81%) DNS
5 18 (6.90%) BGP
6 16 (6.13%) HTTP
7 15 (5.75%) SMTP
8 13 (4.98%) VoIP
9 11 (4.21%) OSPF
9 11 (4.21%) IP Telephony
10 10 (3.83%) LDAP
11 8 (3.07%) VPN
12 7 (2.68%) SNMP
13 6 (2.30%) Network Security
13 6 (2.30%) LAN
14 5 (1.92%) WAN
14 5 (1.92%) SSH
14 5 (1.92%) OpenLDAP
15 4 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.53%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (33.72%) MySQL
2 21 (8.05%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (4.98%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (3.45%) Redis
5 8 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.68%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.68%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.92%) Informix
8 4 (1.53%) Big Data
9 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.38%) UniData
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.98%) Subversion
3 7 (2.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 6 (2.30%) JIRA
5 5 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.38%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.38%) Hudson
7 1 (0.38%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.38%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.38%) RSpec
General
1 18 (6.90%) Marketing
2 13 (4.98%) Finance
3 11 (4.21%) Games
4 9 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.30%) Banking
6 4 (1.53%) Retail
6 4 (1.53%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.15%) Advertising
8 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.77%) Electronics
8 2 (0.77%) Legal
8 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.38%) Front Office
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 102 (39.08%) Administrator
2 99 (37.93%) Systems Administrator
3 72 (27.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 72 (27.59%) Linux Administrator
4 35 (13.41%) Developer
5 32 (12.26%) Support Engineer
6 29 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (8.81%) Web Developer
8 21 (8.05%) Front-End Developer
8 21 (8.05%) Front-End Web Developer
9 17 (6.51%) Systems Engineer
9 17 (6.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (5.75%) Linux Support
11 14 (5.36%) OO PHP Developer
12 13 (4.98%) 1st Line Support
12 13 (4.98%) 1st Line Support Engineer
13 12 (4.60%) IT Support
14 11 (4.21%) IT Support Engineer
14 11 (4.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 10 (3.83%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.94%) LAMP
2 28 (10.73%) HTML
2 28 (10.73%) Web Services
3 27 (10.34%) CSS
4 24 (9.20%) HTML5
5 23 (8.81%) CSS3
6 12 (4.60%) jQuery
7 9 (3.45%) .NET
7 9 (3.45%) ZeroMQ
7 9 (3.45%) Memcached
8 8 (3.07%) Sass
9 6 (2.30%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (2.30%) XML
10 5 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (1.53%) Middleware
12 3 (1.15%) Ajax
13 2 (0.77%) D3.js
14 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
14 1 (0.38%) XHTML
14 1 (0.38%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.54%) Open Source
2 10 (3.83%) iPhone
2 10 (3.83%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.83%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.07%) User Experience
4 7 (2.68%) Digital Media
4 7 (2.68%) EqualLogic
5 6 (2.30%) Clustering
6 5 (1.92%) NHS
6 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.92%) Replication
6 5 (1.92%) iSeries
7 4 (1.53%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.15%) Equities
8 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.15%) Derivative
9 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.77%) Wiki
9 2 (0.77%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 257 (98.47%) Linux
2 130 (49.81%) Windows
3 125 (47.89%) CentOS
4 94 (36.02%) Debian
5 68 (26.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 56 (21.46%) SUSE
7 45 (17.24%) Windows 7
8 40 (15.33%) UNIX
9 32 (12.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (8.81%) Android
12 20 (7.66%) Solaris
13 19 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (5.75%) Mac OS X
15 13 (4.98%) Fedora
15 13 (4.98%) Apple iOS
16 10 (3.83%) Mac OS
16 10 (3.83%) Windows Phone
17 5 (1.92%) AIX
18 4 (1.53%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.03%) DevOps
2 26 (9.96%) Configuration Management
3 22 (8.43%) OO
4 20 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (6.13%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (6.13%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (5.36%) OO PHP
6 14 (5.36%) Migration
6 14 (5.36%) OOP
7 11 (4.21%) Project Management
7 11 (4.21%) Load Balancing
8 10 (3.83%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (3.83%) E-Commerce
9 9 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (3.07%) Content Management
11 7 (2.68%) Workflow
11 7 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (2.30%) Change Management
13 5 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (28.35%) PHP
2 73 (27.97%) Perl
3 69 (26.44%) Python
4 46 (17.62%) Ruby
5 43 (16.48%) Bash Shell
6 29 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 23 (8.81%) Java
8 18 (6.90%) SQL
9 17 (6.51%) PHP5
10 16 (6.13%) Shell Script
11 11 (4.21%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.30%) Golang
13 4 (1.53%) C#
13 4 (1.53%) C++
14 3 (1.15%) AWK
15 2 (0.77%) Korn
15 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.77%) C
15 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.77%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (13.03%) Degree
2 13 (4.98%) CCNA
2 13 (4.98%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (4.60%) CCNP
4 8 (3.07%) CCSA
4 8 (3.07%) CISSP
4 8 (3.07%) SSCP
5 6 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.30%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.77%) OSCP
6 2 (0.77%) OSCE
6 2 (0.77%) RHCSA
6 2 (0.77%) CEH
6 2 (0.77%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.38%) MCSE
7 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
2 3 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 37 (14.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.43%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.51%) KVM
4 16 (6.13%) Hyper-V
5 15 (5.75%) Xen
6 14 (5.36%) vSphere
7 11 (4.21%) NFS
8 9 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 9 (3.45%) Postfix
9 7 (2.68%) LXC
10 6 (2.30%) Samba
11 5 (1.92%) Sendmail
11 5 (1.92%) XenServer
12 2 (0.77%) Varnish
13 1 (0.38%) Ceph
13 1 (0.38%) Docker
13 1 (0.38%) QEMU
13 1 (0.38%) Dovecot
13 1 (0.38%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 50 (19.16%) Puppet
2 21 (8.05%) Nagios
3 18 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (5.75%) Red Hat Satellite
4 15 (5.75%) Plesk
4 15 (5.75%) cPanel
5 12 (4.60%) Webmin
6 7 (2.68%) ZABBIX
6 7 (2.68%) SCCM
7 6 (2.30%) Zenoss
7 6 (2.30%) Ansible
7 6 (2.30%) Opsview
8 3 (1.15%) AppManager
8 3 (1.15%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.77%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.38%) WMI
10 1 (0.38%) WSUS
10 1 (0.38%) Ganeti
10 1 (0.38%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 129 (49.43%) Red Hat
2 78 (29.89%) VMware
3 33 (12.64%) Cisco
4 24 (9.20%) Microsoft
5 18 (6.90%) Juniper
6 17 (6.51%) Oracle
7 8 (3.07%) SolarWinds
7 8 (3.07%) CheckPoint
7 8 (3.07%) Dell
8 7 (2.68%) 3PAR
8 7 (2.68%) Appcelerator
9 6 (2.30%) Sun
9 6 (2.30%) Citrix
9 6 (2.30%) Avaya
10 5 (1.92%) NYFIX
10 5 (1.92%) IBM
10 5 (1.92%) Patsystems
10 5 (1.92%) GL TRADE
11 3 (1.15%) NetIQ
11 3 (1.15%) HP
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