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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 333 339 360
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 114 130 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.85% 2.05% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 104 126 82
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
6165 6332 6571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.35% 27.72% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5204 5330 5697
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Hampshire +27 56 £50,000 +66.66% 4
East Sussex +5 23 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkshire -13 20 £23,000 -15.59% 5
Oxfordshire +14 9 £48,750 -35.00%
Surrey -5 2 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Middlesex - 2 £43,000 -
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 213 (87.30%) Linux
2 119 (48.77%) MySQL
3 103 (42.21%) Python
4 100 (40.98%) Red Hat
5 97 (39.75%) Ruby
6 89 (36.48%) Debian
7 88 (36.07%) CentOS
8 87 (35.66%) Puppet
8 87 (35.66%) Perl
9 77 (31.56%) Windows
9 77 (31.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 75 (30.74%) DevOps
11 66 (27.05%) TCP/IP
12 61 (25.00%) UNIX
13 60 (24.59%) VMware
13 60 (24.59%) Bash Shell
14 58 (23.77%) VMware Infrastructure
15 56 (22.95%) Java
16 55 (22.54%) Apache
16 55 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (21.31%) Git (software)
18 46 (18.85%) PostgreSQL
19 44 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
20 41 (16.80%) Configuration Management
21 40 (16.39%) HTML
21 40 (16.39%) Data Centre
22 38 (15.57%) DNS
22 38 (15.57%) Subversion
23 37 (15.16%) Ruby on Rails
23 37 (15.16%) CSS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 55 (22.54%) Apache
2 26 (10.66%) Tomcat
3 18 (7.38%) nginx
4 12 (4.92%) IIS
5 11 (4.51%) Alfresco
6 10 (4.10%) WordPress
6 10 (4.10%) Confluence
6 10 (4.10%) CMS
6 10 (4.10%) Drupal
7 8 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 8 (3.28%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.23%) MediaWiki
9 3 (1.23%) JBoss
9 3 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.41%) lighttpd
Applications
1 6 (2.46%) MS Office
1 6 (2.46%) MS Excel
1 6 (2.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.46%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (2.05%) Route 53
5 5 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.05%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.64%) SaaS
6 4 (1.64%) Office 365
7 2 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.82%) CodePlex
7 2 (0.82%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.82%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 66 (27.05%) TCP/IP
2 38 (15.57%) DNS
3 26 (10.66%) VPN
4 25 (10.25%) BGP
5 24 (9.84%) HTTP
6 23 (9.43%) SMTP
6 23 (9.43%) Firewall
7 19 (7.79%) Network Security
8 17 (6.97%) LAN
9 16 (6.56%) WAN
10 15 (6.15%) OSPF
11 12 (4.92%) SAN
11 12 (4.92%) SSL
11 12 (4.92%) IMAP
12 10 (4.10%) LDAP
13 8 (3.28%) FTP
13 8 (3.28%) iSCSI
14 5 (2.05%) SNMP
14 5 (2.05%) VLAN
15 4 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (48.77%) MySQL
2 46 (18.85%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (11.07%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.79%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.46%) Big Data
5 6 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.64%) MariaDB
6 4 (1.64%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.64%) Informix
6 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.82%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.41%) UniData
9 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 52 (21.31%) Git (software)
2 38 (15.57%) Subversion
3 31 (12.70%) Jenkins
4 20 (8.20%) Maven
5 15 (6.15%) JIRA
6 5 (2.05%) Hudson
7 3 (1.23%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.82%) Bazaar
8 2 (0.82%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.82%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.82%) RSpec
8 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.82%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.41%) Redmine
9 1 (0.41%) Juju
9 1 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 9 (3.69%) Finance
2 5 (2.05%) Publishing
2 5 (2.05%) Games
3 2 (0.82%) Billing
3 2 (0.82%) Marketing
3 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.82%) Advertising
4 1 (0.41%) Electronics
4 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.41%) Law
4 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 93 (38.11%) Systems Administrator
2 87 (35.66%) Administrator
3 55 (22.54%) Linux Administrator
4 53 (21.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 45 (18.44%) Support Engineer
6 37 (15.16%) Developer
7 30 (12.30%) DevOps Engineer
8 26 (10.66%) Linux Engineer
9 21 (8.61%) IT Support
9 21 (8.61%) IT Support Engineer
10 20 (8.20%) Linux Support
11 19 (7.79%) DevOps Administrator
12 17 (6.97%) Linux Support Engineer
13 14 (5.74%) UNIX Administrator
14 13 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 11 (4.51%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 11 (4.51%) Systems Manager
15 11 (4.51%) 1st Line Support
16 9 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
16 9 (3.69%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.39%) HTML
2 37 (15.16%) CSS
2 37 (15.16%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (4.92%) Web Services
3 12 (4.92%) Symfony
4 11 (4.51%) .NET
5 8 (3.28%) LAMP
6 5 (2.05%) Django
6 5 (2.05%) HTML5
7 4 (1.64%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.23%) jQuery
8 3 (1.23%) RESTful
8 3 (1.23%) XML
9 2 (0.82%) FreeSWITCH
9 2 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.82%) REST
9 2 (0.82%) CSS3
9 2 (0.82%) Laravel
9 2 (0.82%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.41%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.10%) Wiki
3 10 (4.10%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.87%) Clustering
6 5 (2.05%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.64%) Eurex
7 4 (1.64%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.82%) CMDB
8 2 (0.82%) Equities
8 2 (0.82%) Derivative
8 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.82%) Replication
9 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.41%) GIS
9 1 (0.41%) Robotics
9 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.41%) iPhone
9 1 (0.41%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 213 (87.30%) Linux
2 89 (36.48%) Debian
3 88 (36.07%) CentOS
4 77 (31.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 77 (31.56%) Windows
5 61 (25.00%) UNIX
6 32 (13.11%) Windows 7
7 17 (6.97%) SUSE
7 17 (6.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.28%) Solaris
9 8 (3.28%) Android
9 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.87%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.46%) Fedora
12 2 (0.82%) OpenBSD
12 2 (0.82%) AIX
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.41%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (30.74%) DevOps
2 55 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (16.80%) Configuration Management
4 29 (11.89%) TDD
4 29 (11.89%) Scrum
5 15 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (6.15%) ITIL
6 14 (5.74%) Migration
6 14 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (3.69%) Open Source
8 8 (3.28%) Software Engineering
9 7 (2.87%) Load Balancing
9 7 (2.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (2.87%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (2.46%) Capacity Management
10 6 (2.46%) Change Management
10 6 (2.46%) OO
11 5 (2.05%) Auto-Scaling
12 4 (1.64%) OO PHP
12 4 (1.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 103 (42.21%) Python
2 97 (39.75%) Ruby
3 87 (35.66%) Perl
4 60 (24.59%) Bash Shell
5 56 (22.95%) Java
6 33 (13.52%) PHP
7 31 (12.70%) SQL
8 20 (8.20%) JavaScript
9 13 (5.33%) Shell Script
10 10 (4.10%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.28%) Go
12 7 (2.87%) Korn
13 5 (2.05%) C++
14 4 (1.64%) C#
15 3 (1.23%) Tcl
15 3 (1.23%) PHP5
16 2 (0.82%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.82%) C
16 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.82%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 24 (9.84%) Degree
2 14 (5.74%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.69%) SLA
2 5 (2.05%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (23.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (11.89%) KVM
3 21 (8.61%) Active Directory
3 21 (8.61%) Xen
4 9 (3.69%) vSphere
5 8 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.28%) XenServer
6 7 (2.87%) Samba
7 6 (2.46%) NFS
8 4 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.64%) Ceph
8 4 (1.64%) vCloud
8 4 (1.64%) iptables
9 3 (1.23%) Postfix
10 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.41%) LXC
11 1 (0.41%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 87 (35.66%) Puppet
2 44 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (14.75%) Nagios
4 15 (6.15%) Zenoss
5 14 (5.74%) ZABBIX
6 12 (4.92%) Plesk
6 12 (4.92%) cPanel
7 9 (3.69%) Ansible
8 6 (2.46%) Capistrano
9 5 (2.05%) Rundeck
10 4 (1.64%) Icinga
10 4 (1.64%) Webmin
10 4 (1.64%) WMI
11 3 (1.23%) Salt
12 2 (0.82%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.82%) Cobbler
12 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.41%) WSUS
13 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 100 (40.98%) Red Hat
2 60 (24.59%) VMware
3 19 (7.79%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.92%) Cisco
5 10 (4.10%) Oracle
5 10 (4.10%) Juniper
6 8 (3.28%) Citrix
7 6 (2.46%) NetApp
7 6 (2.46%) Google
8 4 (1.64%) Zend
8 4 (1.64%) Patsystems
8 4 (1.64%) GL TRADE
8 4 (1.64%) NYFIX
8 4 (1.64%) F5
8 4 (1.64%) HP
8 4 (1.64%) EMC
9 3 (1.23%) Fidessa
9 3 (1.23%) Symantec
10 2 (0.82%) EccoWare
10 2 (0.82%) EasyScreen
Hampshire
ISL Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000+ outstanding bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Farringdon, Hampshire
Your Golf Travel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago