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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 283 347 370
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +23
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 158 94 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 1.56% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 154 89 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
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
6310 6009 6825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.26% 28.27% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5192 5172 5991
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
East Sussex +7 42 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Berkshire +13 41 £32,500 -36.27% 2
Hampshire +5 30 £40,000 +18.51% 3
Surrey -8 19 £40,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 18 £38,750 -
Buckinghamshire +8 6 £40,000 +6.66%
M4 Corridor - 4 £75,000 -
Kent +1 2 £60,000 - 1
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 282 (95.27%) Linux
2 168 (56.76%) Windows
3 110 (37.16%) Debian
4 98 (33.11%) Red Hat
5 97 (32.77%) MySQL
6 87 (29.39%) TCP/IP
7 84 (28.38%) PHP
8 81 (27.36%) CentOS
9 73 (24.66%) Bash Shell
10 72 (24.32%) UNIX
11 69 (23.31%) Perl
12 67 (22.64%) Ruby
13 61 (20.61%) Windows 7
14 60 (20.27%) Python
15 58 (19.59%) Open Source
16 57 (19.26%) Web Services
17 56 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
18 52 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 51 (17.23%) SUSE
19 51 (17.23%) Apache
20 50 (16.89%) JavaScript
21 48 (16.22%) Mac OS X
22 40 (13.51%) VoIP
22 40 (13.51%) Puppet
23 38 (12.84%) HTTP
23 38 (12.84%) VMware
24 37 (12.50%) OOP
24 37 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
25 36 (12.16%) Mac OS
26 35 (11.82%) HTML

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 51 (17.23%) Apache
2 28 (9.46%) Node.js
3 21 (7.09%) OpenStack
4 16 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.72%) nginx
6 8 (2.70%) Drupal
7 5 (1.69%) Alfresco
7 5 (1.69%) WordPress
7 5 (1.69%) Confluence
7 5 (1.69%) IIS
8 4 (1.35%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.35%) Jetty
9 3 (1.01%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.68%) CMS
10 2 (0.68%) Moodle
10 2 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 56 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (4.05%) SaaS
4 11 (3.72%) PaaS
5 8 (2.70%) IaaS
6 7 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.69%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (1.35%) GitHub
9 2 (0.68%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.68%) Heroku
9 2 (0.68%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 87 (29.39%) TCP/IP
2 40 (13.51%) VoIP
3 38 (12.84%) HTTP
4 31 (10.47%) SMTP
5 30 (10.14%) Firewall
6 28 (9.46%) LDAP
7 25 (8.45%) Asterisk PBX
8 16 (5.41%) DNS
9 15 (5.07%) VPN
9 15 (5.07%) SNMP
10 10 (3.38%) Network Security
11 7 (2.36%) tcpdump
11 7 (2.36%) SSL
12 6 (2.03%) LAN
12 6 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.69%) IP Telephony
13 5 (1.69%) SSH
13 5 (1.69%) WAN
13 5 (1.69%) SAN
14 4 (1.35%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (32.77%) MySQL
2 23 (7.77%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (7.09%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.74%) RDBMS
5 10 (3.38%) Big Data
6 9 (3.04%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.04%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.36%) Hadoop
7 7 (2.36%) Redis
8 5 (1.69%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.35%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 30 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.41%) Subversion
3 9 (3.04%) JIRA
4 7 (2.36%) Metasploit
5 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.35%) Xdebug
6 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.68%) PhantomJS
6 2 (0.68%) Sinon.JS
7 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.34%) JMeter
7 1 (0.34%) Selenium
7 1 (0.34%) Ant
General
1 24 (8.11%) Marketing
2 12 (4.05%) Retail
3 7 (2.36%) Banking
3 7 (2.36%) Finance
4 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.35%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.35%) Billing
5 4 (1.35%) Advertising
5 4 (1.35%) Publishing
6 3 (1.01%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Front Office
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 83 (28.04%) Administrator
2 81 (27.36%) Systems Administrator
3 61 (20.61%) Linux Administrator
4 60 (20.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 54 (18.24%) Developer
6 52 (17.57%) Linux Engineer
7 44 (14.86%) Support Engineer
8 33 (11.15%) Systems Engineer
9 32 (10.81%) Web Developer
10 23 (7.77%) Front-End Developer
10 23 (7.77%) Front-End Web Developer
11 20 (6.76%) OO PHP Developer
11 20 (6.76%) Linux Support
12 19 (6.42%) PHP Developer
13 16 (5.41%) IT Manager
14 15 (5.07%) Linux Support Engineer
15 14 (4.73%) Junior
15 14 (4.73%) 1st Line Support
15 14 (4.73%) 1st Line Support Engineer
16 13 (4.39%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (19.26%) Web Services
2 35 (11.82%) HTML
3 33 (11.15%) CSS
4 29 (9.80%) HTML5
5 25 (8.45%) CSS3
6 23 (7.77%) LAMP
7 17 (5.74%) jQuery
8 16 (5.41%) Memcached
9 11 (3.72%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (3.72%) XML
10 10 (3.38%) Ajax
11 9 (3.04%) Zend Framework
12 8 (2.70%) RESTful
13 6 (2.03%) SOAP
14 5 (1.69%) ZeroMQ
15 4 (1.35%) XHTML
15 4 (1.35%) Java EE
16 3 (1.01%) Django
16 3 (1.01%) Ruby on Rails
17 2 (0.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.59%) Open Source
2 23 (7.77%) Mobile App
3 17 (5.74%) Digital Media
4 11 (3.72%) Social Media
5 7 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.69%) iSeries
6 5 (1.69%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.35%) Wiki
7 4 (1.35%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.35%) User Experience
8 2 (0.68%) Biotechnology
8 2 (0.68%) AS400
8 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.34%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (0.34%) Replication
9 1 (0.34%) Clustering
9 1 (0.34%) CMDB
9 1 (0.34%) Social Network
9 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 282 (95.27%) Linux
2 168 (56.76%) Windows
3 110 (37.16%) Debian
4 81 (27.36%) CentOS
5 72 (24.32%) UNIX
6 61 (20.61%) Windows 7
7 52 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (17.23%) SUSE
9 48 (16.22%) Mac OS X
10 37 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (12.16%) Mac OS
12 24 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (5.74%) Mac OS X Server
15 7 (2.36%) Fedora
15 7 (2.36%) Solaris
16 5 (1.69%) Android
16 5 (1.69%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.69%) OpenBSD
16 5 (1.69%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (12.50%) OOP
2 34 (11.49%) OO
3 33 (11.15%) OO PHP
4 29 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (9.46%) Configuration Management
6 23 (7.77%) Digital Marketing
7 21 (7.09%) ITIL
7 21 (7.09%) Workflow
8 20 (6.76%) Analytics
9 19 (6.42%) Performance Monitoring
10 18 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (5.74%) DevOps
11 17 (5.74%) Information Security
12 16 (5.41%) Project Planning
12 16 (5.41%) Information Security Management
12 16 (5.41%) Security Management
13 15 (5.07%) TDD
14 13 (4.39%) Project Management
15 10 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (3.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 84 (28.38%) PHP
2 73 (24.66%) Bash Shell
3 69 (23.31%) Perl
4 67 (22.64%) Ruby
5 60 (20.27%) Python
6 50 (16.89%) JavaScript
7 33 (11.15%) PHP5
8 24 (8.11%) SQL
9 22 (7.43%) Java
10 15 (5.07%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.70%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.35%) VB
13 3 (1.01%) AWK
14 2 (0.68%) C
14 2 (0.68%) Delphi
14 2 (0.68%) VB6
15 1 (0.34%) Lua
15 1 (0.34%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 31 (10.47%) Degree
2 13 (4.39%) SC Cleared
2 13 (4.39%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.04%) CCNA
3 9 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.03%) CEH
4 6 (2.03%) OSCP
4 6 (2.03%) OSCE
5 5 (1.69%) CCNP
6 4 (1.35%) CISSP
7 2 (0.68%) RHCE
7 2 (0.68%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.34%) CCSA
8 1 (0.34%) CCSE
8 1 (0.34%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.34%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (5.41%) SLA
3 12 (4.05%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.36%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.34%) GPG13
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (8.78%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.11%) KVM
3 22 (7.43%) Samba
4 16 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (4.73%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.72%) Postfix
7 8 (2.70%) NFS
7 8 (2.70%) Snort
8 7 (2.36%) Sendmail
8 7 (2.36%) Nmap
9 4 (1.35%) XenServer
10 3 (1.01%) Squid
11 2 (0.68%) Dovecot
11 2 (0.68%) Kamailio
11 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.68%) Varnish
12 1 (0.34%) Ceph
12 1 (0.34%) QEMU
12 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (13.51%) Puppet
2 20 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (5.74%) Nagios
4 11 (3.72%) Red Hat Satellite
5 10 (3.38%) Zenoss
5 10 (3.38%) Vagrant
6 9 (3.04%) ZABBIX
7 8 (2.70%) Nessus
7 8 (2.70%) Ansible
8 7 (2.36%) Salt
8 7 (2.36%) SCCM
9 5 (1.69%) Plesk
10 2 (0.68%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.34%) Ganeti
11 1 (0.34%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.34%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.34%) WSUS
11 1 (0.34%) AppManager
11 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 98 (33.11%) Red Hat
2 38 (12.84%) VMware
3 17 (5.74%) Cisco
4 13 (4.39%) Oracle
4 13 (4.39%) Zend
5 12 (4.05%) Microsoft
6 7 (2.36%) Imperva
6 7 (2.36%) Citrix
6 7 (2.36%) Sophos
7 6 (2.03%) Google
8 5 (1.69%) SaltStack
8 5 (1.69%) IBM
8 5 (1.69%) Sun
9 4 (1.35%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.35%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.01%) HP
11 2 (0.68%) Genesys
11 2 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.68%) Adobe
11 2 (0.68%) Cognos
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