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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 367 307 335
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 75 146 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.65% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.24% 2.24% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 67 142 94
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £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
6050 6506 6034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.56% 28.83% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5202 5354 5210
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 September 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 1 September 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 +28 37 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire +10 22 £42,500 +41.66% 8
Oxfordshire +3 12 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Sussex -24 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Surrey -5 3 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Middlesex - 1 £43,000 -
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 191 (85.65%) Linux
2 98 (43.95%) Python
3 94 (42.15%) MySQL
4 92 (41.26%) Ruby
5 83 (37.22%) Red Hat
6 81 (36.32%) CentOS
7 80 (35.87%) Perl
8 74 (33.18%) Puppet
9 72 (32.29%) Debian
10 69 (30.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 67 (30.04%) Windows
12 66 (29.60%) DevOps
13 60 (26.91%) Bash Shell
14 54 (24.22%) TCP/IP
15 53 (23.77%) Apache
16 52 (23.32%) UNIX
17 51 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
18 50 (22.42%) Git (software)
19 45 (20.18%) HTML
20 42 (18.83%) Configuration Management
21 41 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
22 40 (17.94%) Ruby on Rails
22 40 (17.94%) VMware
23 39 (17.49%) Java
23 39 (17.49%) CSS
23 39 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
23 39 (17.49%) Data Centre
24 37 (16.59%) PostgreSQL
25 35 (15.70%) DNS
25 35 (15.70%) Subversion

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (23.77%) Apache
2 31 (13.90%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.28%) nginx
4 9 (4.04%) MS Exchange
5 8 (3.59%) Alfresco
6 7 (3.14%) WordPress
6 7 (3.14%) CMS
6 7 (3.14%) JBoss
6 7 (3.14%) Drupal
7 6 (2.69%) Confluence
7 6 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.79%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.35%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.35%) Node.js
10 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.90%) IIS
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.45%) lighttpd
Applications
1 7 (3.14%) MS Office
1 7 (3.14%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.80%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.69%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (2.24%) Route 53
5 5 (2.24%) IaaS
5 5 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.24%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.79%) SaaS
7 3 (1.35%) Google Apps
7 3 (1.35%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.90%) CodePlex
8 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.45%) PaaS
9 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 54 (24.22%) TCP/IP
2 35 (15.70%) DNS
3 24 (10.76%) Firewall
4 23 (10.31%) VPN
5 18 (8.07%) HTTP
6 17 (7.62%) SMTP
7 14 (6.28%) WAN
7 14 (6.28%) LAN
8 13 (5.83%) FTP
9 12 (5.38%) SSL
9 12 (5.38%) BGP
10 11 (4.93%) Network Security
10 11 (4.93%) IMAP
11 9 (4.04%) SAN
11 9 (4.04%) LDAP
12 8 (3.59%) OSPF
13 6 (2.69%) iSCSI
14 5 (2.24%) VLAN
15 4 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
16 3 (1.35%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (42.15%) MySQL
2 37 (16.59%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (10.76%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.48%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.14%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.14%) Big Data
6 6 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.79%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.35%) Redis
8 3 (1.35%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.90%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.45%) Informix
10 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 50 (22.42%) Git (software)
2 35 (15.70%) Subversion
3 31 (13.90%) Jenkins
4 19 (8.52%) Maven
5 12 (5.38%) JIRA
6 5 (2.24%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.79%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.35%) Hudson
9 2 (0.90%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.90%) Bazaar
9 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.45%) Ant
10 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.45%) RSpec
10 1 (0.45%) Redmine
10 1 (0.45%) Juju
General
1 6 (2.69%) Finance
2 5 (2.24%) Publishing
3 3 (1.35%) Billing
4 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.45%) Law
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (36.77%) Systems Administrator
2 75 (33.63%) Administrator
3 42 (18.83%) Linux Administrator
4 40 (17.94%) Support Engineer
5 39 (17.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 36 (16.14%) Developer
7 30 (13.45%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (13.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 22 (9.87%) Linux Support
9 20 (8.97%) Linux Support Engineer
10 17 (7.62%) IT Support
10 17 (7.62%) IT Support Engineer
11 14 (6.28%) DevOps Administrator
12 13 (5.83%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 11 (4.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 11 (4.93%) 3rd Line Support
14 10 (4.48%) Systems Manager
15 9 (4.04%) IT Manager
15 9 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
16 6 (2.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.18%) HTML
2 40 (17.94%) Ruby on Rails
3 39 (17.49%) CSS
4 13 (5.83%) Web Services
5 12 (5.38%) Symfony
6 6 (2.69%) REST
6 6 (2.69%) RESTful
6 6 (2.69%) HTML5
7 5 (2.24%) Django
8 4 (1.79%) XML
8 4 (1.79%) LAMP
8 4 (1.79%) .NET
9 3 (1.35%) FreeSWITCH
9 3 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.35%) Apache Flex
9 3 (1.35%) jQuery
9 3 (1.35%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.90%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.49%) Data Centre
2 8 (3.59%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.14%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.69%) Wiki
5 4 (1.79%) Social Media
5 4 (1.79%) Clustering
5 4 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.79%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.35%) Physics
7 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.90%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.45%) GIS
8 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.45%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.45%) Equities
8 1 (0.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 191 (85.65%) Linux
2 81 (36.32%) CentOS
3 72 (32.29%) Debian
4 69 (30.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 67 (30.04%) Windows
6 52 (23.32%) UNIX
7 21 (9.42%) Windows 7
8 17 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (5.83%) SUSE
10 5 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.24%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.24%) Android
11 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.35%) OpenBSD
12 3 (1.35%) Solaris
13 2 (0.90%) AIX
13 2 (0.90%) Fedora
14 1 (0.45%) Scientific Linux
14 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (29.60%) DevOps
2 51 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (18.83%) Configuration Management
4 32 (14.35%) Scrum
5 28 (12.56%) TDD
6 22 (9.87%) ITIL
7 14 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (3.59%) Migration
9 7 (3.14%) Change Management
10 6 (2.69%) Kanban
10 6 (2.69%) Capacity Management
10 6 (2.69%) Open Source
11 5 (2.24%) Auto-Scaling
11 5 (2.24%) Load Balancing
12 4 (1.79%) Automated Testing
12 4 (1.79%) Software Engineering
12 4 (1.79%) Information Security
12 4 (1.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 98 (43.95%) Python
2 92 (41.26%) Ruby
3 80 (35.87%) Perl
4 60 (26.91%) Bash Shell
5 39 (17.49%) Java
6 28 (12.56%) JavaScript
7 26 (11.66%) PHP
8 23 (10.31%) SQL
9 11 (4.93%) Korn
9 11 (4.93%) Shell Script
10 9 (4.04%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.24%) C#
12 4 (1.79%) C++
13 3 (1.35%) PHP5
13 3 (1.35%) Go
14 2 (0.90%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.90%) C
15 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 17 (7.62%) Degree
2 16 (7.17%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.28%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.79%) RHCE
5 3 (1.35%) CEH
5 3 (1.35%) MCP
5 3 (1.35%) CCNA
5 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.90%) HND
7 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.14%) SLA
2 5 (2.24%) QA
3 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (8.97%) KVM
3 18 (8.07%) Xen
3 18 (8.07%) Active Directory
4 11 (4.93%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.04%) vSphere
5 9 (4.04%) vCloud
6 5 (2.24%) XenServer
7 4 (1.79%) Ceph
8 3 (1.35%) qmail
8 3 (1.35%) NFS
8 3 (1.35%) Squid
9 2 (0.90%) Samba
9 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.45%) Gluster
10 1 (0.45%) LXC
10 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 74 (33.18%) Puppet
2 41 (18.39%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (13.45%) Nagios
4 18 (8.07%) ZABBIX
5 14 (6.28%) Zenoss
6 12 (5.38%) cPanel
7 9 (4.04%) Rundeck
8 7 (3.14%) Plesk
9 6 (2.69%) Ansible
10 4 (1.79%) Icinga
11 3 (1.35%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.35%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.35%) CFEngine
12 2 (0.90%) WMI
12 2 (0.90%) logstash
13 1 (0.45%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
13 1 (0.45%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 83 (37.22%) Red Hat
2 40 (17.94%) VMware
3 15 (6.73%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.83%) Cisco
5 8 (3.59%) Juniper
6 7 (3.14%) Google
7 5 (2.24%) Citrix
7 5 (2.24%) Oracle
8 4 (1.79%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.35%) Facebook
9 3 (1.35%) Twitter
9 3 (1.35%) Zend
9 3 (1.35%) EMC
9 3 (1.35%) Intel
10 2 (0.90%) NetApp
10 2 (0.90%) Symantec
10 2 (0.90%) Sophos
10 2 (0.90%) Websense
10 2 (0.90%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.90%) F5
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