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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 340 310 277
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -33
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 103 112 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 1.98% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 92 104 134
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
6104 5661 6242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.46% 26.90% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5114 4619 5367
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -16 45 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Hampshire -6 16 £36,000 -15.29% 2
Surrey -6 12 £60,000 +54.83%
Oxfordshire +10 9 £43,000 +7.50% 3
West Sussex +8 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
East Sussex -19 7 £40,000 - 1
Kent +13 3 £27,500 +37.50%
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £42,500 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 230 (98.29%) Linux
2 127 (54.27%) Red Hat
3 119 (50.85%) CentOS
4 104 (44.44%) Windows
5 88 (37.61%) VMware
6 86 (36.75%) Debian
6 86 (36.75%) MySQL
7 78 (33.33%) Perl
8 75 (32.05%) Python
9 70 (29.91%) PHP
10 68 (29.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 60 (25.64%) Puppet
12 53 (22.65%) Apache
13 52 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 49 (20.94%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (20.94%) Ruby
14 49 (20.94%) SUSE
15 42 (17.95%) Bash Shell
15 42 (17.95%) DevOps
16 41 (17.52%) Open Source
17 37 (15.81%) LAMP
18 36 (15.38%) Windows 7
19 35 (14.96%) UNIX
20 32 (13.68%) Java
21 28 (11.97%) JavaScript
21 28 (11.97%) Cisco
21 28 (11.97%) Degree
22 27 (11.54%) Firewall
23 26 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
23 26 (11.11%) HTML

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 53 (22.65%) Apache
2 22 (9.40%) IIS
2 22 (9.40%) nginx
3 11 (4.70%) OpenStack
4 10 (4.27%) Drupal
4 10 (4.27%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.42%) Alfresco
5 8 (3.42%) WordPress
5 8 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (2.99%) CMS
7 6 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.71%) Confluence
8 4 (1.71%) Node.js
9 3 (1.28%) MediaWiki
10 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.85%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (2.99%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.84%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (4.27%) Office 365
4 9 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
4 9 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.85%) SaaS
5 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 27 (11.54%) Firewall
3 26 (11.11%) BGP
4 25 (10.68%) DNS
5 23 (9.83%) SAN
6 15 (6.41%) OSPF
7 12 (5.13%) HTTP
8 11 (4.70%) SMTP
9 10 (4.27%) LDAP
9 10 (4.27%) LAN
10 9 (3.85%) Network Security
11 8 (3.42%) IP Telephony
11 8 (3.42%) WAN
12 7 (2.99%) VPN
12 7 (2.99%) VoIP
12 7 (2.99%) EIGRP
13 5 (2.14%) IPv6
13 5 (2.14%) IPsec
14 4 (1.71%) OpenLDAP
14 4 (1.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (36.75%) MySQL
2 25 (10.68%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 9 (3.85%) Redis
5 9 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.56%) Informix
7 6 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.71%) Big Data
9 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.28%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.43%) UniData
Development Applications
1 15 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.70%) Subversion
3 8 (3.42%) JIRA
3 8 (3.42%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (1.71%) Hudson
6 3 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.85%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.43%) RSpec
8 1 (0.43%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.43%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (6.84%) Marketing
2 12 (5.13%) Finance
3 10 (4.27%) Games
4 7 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.71%) Banking
5 4 (1.71%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.28%) Electronics
6 3 (1.28%) Advertising
7 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.43%) Retail
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 95 (40.60%) Administrator
2 93 (39.74%) Systems Administrator
3 71 (30.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 71 (30.34%) Linux Administrator
4 34 (14.53%) Developer
5 26 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 22 (9.40%) Linux Engineer
7 21 (8.97%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (8.97%) Web Developer
8 19 (8.12%) Front-End Developer
8 19 (8.12%) Front-End Web Developer
9 15 (6.41%) Linux Support
10 14 (5.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (5.13%) OO PHP Developer
13 11 (4.70%) IT Support
13 11 (4.70%) IT Support Engineer
13 11 (4.70%) UNIX Administrator
14 10 (4.27%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 9 (3.85%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.81%) LAMP
2 26 (11.11%) HTML
3 25 (10.68%) CSS
4 22 (9.40%) HTML5
5 21 (8.97%) CSS3
6 20 (8.55%) Web Services
7 12 (5.13%) jQuery
8 11 (4.70%) .NET
9 9 (3.85%) Memcached
9 9 (3.85%) ZeroMQ
10 8 (3.42%) Sass
11 6 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (1.71%) Middleware
13 3 (1.28%) Ajax
13 3 (1.28%) XML
14 2 (0.85%) D3.js
15 1 (0.43%) Laravel
15 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
15 1 (0.43%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.52%) Open Source
2 10 (4.27%) Blackberry
2 10 (4.27%) iPhone
3 8 (3.42%) EqualLogic
3 8 (3.42%) User Experience
4 7 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.56%) Clustering
6 5 (2.14%) NHS
6 5 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.14%) Replication
6 5 (2.14%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.71%) Wiki
8 3 (1.28%) iSeries
8 3 (1.28%) Equities
8 3 (1.28%) Derivative
8 3 (1.28%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.85%) Biotechnology
9 2 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 230 (98.29%) Linux
2 119 (50.85%) CentOS
3 104 (44.44%) Windows
4 86 (36.75%) Debian
5 68 (29.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (20.94%) SUSE
7 36 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 35 (14.96%) UNIX
9 26 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (9.83%) Android
11 21 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (8.55%) Solaris
13 19 (8.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (6.41%) Fedora
15 13 (5.56%) Apple iOS
16 10 (4.27%) Windows Phone
17 9 (3.85%) Mac OS X
18 4 (1.71%) Mac OS X Server
19 3 (1.28%) OpenBSD
19 3 (1.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (17.95%) DevOps
2 21 (8.97%) Configuration Management
3 20 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (8.55%) OO
4 14 (5.98%) Migration
4 14 (5.98%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (5.13%) OOP
6 12 (5.13%) OO PHP
6 12 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (4.70%) Load Balancing
8 10 (4.27%) E-Commerce
8 10 (4.27%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (3.85%) Project Management
10 8 (3.42%) Content Management
11 7 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (2.99%) Build Automation
12 6 (2.56%) Change Management
12 6 (2.56%) Software Engineering
12 6 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (33.33%) Perl
2 75 (32.05%) Python
3 70 (29.91%) PHP
4 49 (20.94%) Ruby
5 42 (17.95%) Bash Shell
6 32 (13.68%) Java
7 28 (11.97%) JavaScript
8 20 (8.55%) SQL
9 15 (6.41%) PHP5
10 12 (5.13%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.99%) Golang
13 5 (2.14%) C#
13 5 (2.14%) C++
14 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.28%) Tcl
14 3 (1.28%) AWK
15 2 (0.85%) Korn
15 2 (0.85%) C
15 2 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (11.97%) Degree
2 13 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (5.56%) CCNA
3 12 (5.13%) CCNP
4 8 (3.42%) CISSP
4 8 (3.42%) SSCP
4 8 (3.42%) CCSA
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.43%) MCITP
5 1 (0.43%) MCSE
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 49 (20.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (8.12%) Xen
3 18 (7.69%) KVM
4 16 (6.84%) Active Directory
5 15 (6.41%) vSphere
6 12 (5.13%) Hyper-V
7 9 (3.85%) Postfix
7 9 (3.85%) Samba
7 9 (3.85%) VMware ESX
7 9 (3.85%) NFS
7 9 (3.85%) XenServer
8 3 (1.28%) LXC
9 2 (0.85%) Varnish
9 2 (0.85%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.43%) QEMU
10 1 (0.43%) Docker
10 1 (0.43%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 60 (25.64%) Puppet
2 23 (9.83%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (9.40%) Nagios
4 14 (5.98%) Plesk
4 14 (5.98%) Red Hat Satellite
4 14 (5.98%) cPanel
5 12 (5.13%) Webmin
6 9 (3.85%) ZABBIX
7 6 (2.56%) Zenoss
7 6 (2.56%) Ansible
7 6 (2.56%) Opsview
8 4 (1.71%) Capistrano
9 3 (1.28%) AppManager
9 3 (1.28%) SCCM
9 3 (1.28%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.28%) Salt
10 2 (0.85%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.85%) WMI
10 2 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 127 (54.27%) Red Hat
2 88 (37.61%) VMware
3 28 (11.97%) Cisco
4 24 (10.26%) Microsoft
5 18 (7.69%) Juniper
6 16 (6.84%) Oracle
7 9 (3.85%) Dell
7 9 (3.85%) Citrix
8 8 (3.42%) CheckPoint
8 8 (3.42%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.99%) Appcelerator
10 6 (2.56%) Patsystems
10 6 (2.56%) GL TRADE
10 6 (2.56%) NYFIX
10 6 (2.56%) Avaya
11 5 (2.14%) Sun
11 5 (2.14%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.71%) NetApp
13 3 (1.28%) EccoWare
13 3 (1.28%) EasyScreen
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