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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 305 316 334
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 139 141 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.61% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.28% 2.25% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 117 129 98
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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
6108 6270 6418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.84% 26.97% 28.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5121 5278 5444
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +3 44 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Berkshire -9 38 £32,500 +8.33% 1
East Sussex -8 28 £40,000 - 5
Oxfordshire +20 16 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Surrey +9 6 £47,500 +5.55% 2
West Sussex +11 3 £52,500 +41.89%
Buckinghamshire -9 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 229 (92.34%) Linux
2 124 (50.00%) MySQL
3 118 (47.58%) Red Hat
4 108 (43.55%) CentOS
5 106 (42.74%) Python
6 93 (37.50%) Debian
7 92 (37.10%) Perl
8 84 (33.87%) Windows
9 80 (32.26%) Puppet
10 79 (31.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 79 (31.85%) VMware
11 75 (30.24%) Ruby
12 66 (26.61%) TCP/IP
13 63 (25.40%) Apache
14 61 (24.60%) DevOps
15 59 (23.79%) VMware Infrastructure
16 54 (21.77%) PHP
17 53 (21.37%) Java
18 52 (20.97%) Bash Shell
19 45 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
20 44 (17.74%) UNIX
21 40 (16.13%) DNS
22 39 (15.73%) Git (software)
22 39 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
23 35 (14.11%) Nagios
23 35 (14.11%) Configuration Management
23 35 (14.11%) PostgreSQL
23 35 (14.11%) Windows 7
24 31 (12.50%) BGP
25 30 (12.10%) HTML

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 63 (25.40%) Apache
2 26 (10.48%) nginx
3 24 (9.68%) IIS
4 17 (6.85%) Tomcat
5 14 (5.65%) SharePoint
6 13 (5.24%) CMS
6 13 (5.24%) Drupal
6 13 (5.24%) Alfresco
6 13 (5.24%) WordPress
7 10 (4.03%) Confluence
7 10 (4.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (2.82%) MS Exchange
9 6 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.21%) MediaWiki
11 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.40%) Node.js
12 1 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.61%) MS Office
3 3 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.82%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (5.65%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.82%) Office 365
4 5 (2.02%) Route 53
4 5 (2.02%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.81%) CodePlex
5 2 (0.81%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 66 (26.61%) TCP/IP
2 40 (16.13%) DNS
3 31 (12.50%) BGP
4 29 (11.69%) Firewall
5 27 (10.89%) SAN
6 21 (8.47%) VPN
6 21 (8.47%) HTTP
7 20 (8.06%) SMTP
7 20 (8.06%) OSPF
8 16 (6.45%) Network Security
9 14 (5.65%) LAN
10 12 (4.84%) LDAP
10 12 (4.84%) WAN
11 10 (4.03%) IMAP
12 9 (3.63%) SSL
13 8 (3.23%) iSCSI
13 8 (3.23%) VLAN
14 6 (2.42%) IP Telephony
14 6 (2.42%) IPv4
14 6 (2.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (50.00%) MySQL
2 35 (14.11%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (10.89%) SQL Server
4 18 (7.26%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.82%) Informix
8 5 (2.02%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.02%) Big Data
9 4 (1.61%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.61%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.40%) UniData
11 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (15.73%) Git (software)
2 30 (12.10%) Subversion
3 25 (10.08%) Jenkins
4 14 (5.65%) Maven
5 10 (4.03%) JIRA
6 5 (2.02%) Hudson
7 4 (1.61%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.21%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.81%) Bazaar
9 2 (0.81%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.81%) RSpec
9 2 (0.81%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.81%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.81%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.40%) Ant
10 1 (0.40%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.40%) Redmine
General
1 10 (4.03%) Finance
1 10 (4.03%) Games
2 5 (2.02%) Marketing
3 2 (0.81%) Retail
3 2 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.40%) Electronics
4 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.40%) Advertising
4 1 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 97 (39.11%) Systems Administrator
2 94 (37.90%) Administrator
3 62 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 61 (24.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 36 (14.52%) Developer
5 36 (14.52%) Support Engineer
6 31 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 26 (10.48%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (6.85%) IT Support
8 17 (6.85%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (5.65%) UNIX Administrator
9 14 (5.65%) Linux Support
10 12 (4.84%) DevOps Administrator
10 12 (4.84%) 1st Line Support
11 11 (4.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.44%) Linux Support Engineer
12 10 (4.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 10 (4.03%) Systems Manager
13 9 (3.63%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.10%) HTML
2 27 (10.89%) CSS
3 21 (8.47%) Ruby on Rails
4 19 (7.66%) LAMP
5 15 (6.05%) .NET
6 12 (4.84%) Web Services
7 9 (3.63%) HTML5
8 8 (3.23%) CSS3
8 8 (3.23%) Symfony
9 7 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (2.42%) jQuery
11 5 (2.02%) Django
12 4 (1.61%) Sass
13 3 (1.21%) RESTful
14 2 (0.81%) Laravel
14 2 (0.81%) Software Packaging
14 2 (0.81%) Ajax
15 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
15 1 (0.40%) XML
15 1 (0.40%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.68%) Open Source
2 12 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.03%) Wiki
4 10 (4.03%) EqualLogic
4 10 (4.03%) Clustering
5 8 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.23%) iPhone
6 7 (2.82%) Eurex
7 6 (2.42%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.02%) Replication
9 4 (1.61%) Equities
9 4 (1.61%) Derivative
9 4 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.61%) User Experience
9 4 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.21%) NHS
11 2 (0.81%) CMDB
12 1 (0.40%) FMCG
12 1 (0.40%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 229 (92.34%) Linux
2 108 (43.55%) CentOS
3 93 (37.50%) Debian
4 84 (33.87%) Windows
5 79 (31.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 44 (17.74%) UNIX
7 35 (14.11%) Windows 7
8 21 (8.47%) SUSE
9 19 (7.66%) Android
10 18 (7.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (6.85%) Solaris
12 15 (6.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (4.44%) Apple iOS
14 10 (4.03%) Fedora
15 8 (3.23%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.81%) OpenBSD
16 2 (0.81%) AIX
16 2 (0.81%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (24.60%) DevOps
2 45 (18.15%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (14.11%) Configuration Management
4 21 (8.47%) Migration
5 19 (7.66%) Scrum
5 19 (7.66%) TDD
6 15 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (5.24%) Load Balancing
9 10 (4.03%) ITIL
10 9 (3.63%) OO
10 9 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (3.23%) Change Management
12 7 (2.82%) E-Commerce
12 7 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (2.42%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (2.42%) Project Management
13 6 (2.42%) Software Engineering
14 5 (2.02%) Content Management
14 5 (2.02%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 106 (42.74%) Python
2 92 (37.10%) Perl
3 75 (30.24%) Ruby
4 54 (21.77%) PHP
5 53 (21.37%) Java
6 52 (20.97%) Bash Shell
7 26 (10.48%) SQL
8 16 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 13 (5.24%) Shell Script
10 12 (4.84%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.63%) Go
12 6 (2.42%) PHP5
13 5 (2.02%) C#
13 5 (2.02%) C++
14 4 (1.61%) Tcl
15 3 (1.21%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.21%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.81%) Korn
16 2 (0.81%) RubyMotion
16 2 (0.81%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 29 (11.69%) Degree
2 8 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.02%) CCNA
4 4 (1.61%) CISSP
4 4 (1.61%) CCNP
4 4 (1.61%) SSCP
4 4 (1.61%) CCSA
5 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.40%) MCITP
5 1 (0.40%) MCSE
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.40%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.23%) SLA
2 4 (1.61%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (23.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (10.08%) KVM
3 24 (9.68%) Xen
3 24 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 15 (6.05%) vSphere
5 13 (5.24%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.03%) VMware ESX
7 8 (3.23%) XenServer
8 7 (2.82%) Samba
9 5 (2.02%) NFS
10 4 (1.61%) Ceph
10 4 (1.61%) iptables
11 3 (1.21%) Postfix
12 1 (0.40%) LXC
12 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 80 (32.26%) Puppet
2 39 (15.73%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (14.11%) Nagios
4 19 (7.66%) Plesk
4 19 (7.66%) cPanel
5 14 (5.65%) ZABBIX
5 14 (5.65%) Zenoss
6 12 (4.84%) Webmin
7 9 (3.63%) Ansible
8 6 (2.42%) Capistrano
9 5 (2.02%) Opsview
10 4 (1.61%) Icinga
10 4 (1.61%) WMI
11 3 (1.21%) Salt
12 2 (0.81%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.81%) WSUS
12 2 (0.81%) SCCM
12 2 (0.81%) AppManager
12 2 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.81%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 118 (47.58%) Red Hat
2 79 (31.85%) VMware
3 27 (10.89%) Cisco
3 27 (10.89%) Microsoft
4 23 (9.27%) Juniper
5 15 (6.05%) Oracle
6 9 (3.63%) Dell
7 8 (3.23%) Citrix
8 7 (2.82%) NYFIX
8 7 (2.82%) Patsystems
8 7 (2.82%) GL TRADE
9 6 (2.42%) NetApp
9 6 (2.42%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.42%) Avaya
10 5 (2.02%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.61%) Symantec
11 4 (1.61%) F5
11 4 (1.61%) Appcelerator
11 4 (1.61%) EMC
11 4 (1.61%) Fidessa
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