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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 353 309 362
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +53
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 90 135 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.60% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.49% 2.09% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 83 129 84
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
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
6031 6471 6364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.08% 28.57% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5138 5372 5499
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 31 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 31 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 +23 50 £50,000 +66.66% 4
Berkshire -4 16 £27,500 -5.17% 4
East Sussex +1 14 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxfordshire +11 7 £42,500 -43.33% 2
Middlesex - 2 £43,000 -
Kent +7 1 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Surrey -5 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Ubuntu
England

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 192 (85.71%) Linux
2 101 (45.09%) MySQL
3 97 (43.30%) Python
4 92 (41.07%) Ruby
5 85 (37.95%) Red Hat
6 81 (36.16%) Debian
7 80 (35.71%) Perl
7 80 (35.71%) Puppet
8 77 (34.38%) CentOS
9 68 (30.36%) Windows
10 67 (29.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 67 (29.91%) DevOps
11 57 (25.45%) TCP/IP
12 56 (25.00%) Bash Shell
13 55 (24.55%) UNIX
14 54 (24.11%) Git (software)
15 53 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
16 50 (22.32%) VMware
17 49 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
17 49 (21.88%) Apache
18 48 (21.43%) Java
19 44 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
20 41 (18.30%) Configuration Management
20 41 (18.30%) Opscode Chef
21 40 (17.86%) Data Centre
21 40 (17.86%) HTML
22 38 (16.96%) Subversion
23 37 (16.52%) Ruby on Rails
23 37 (16.52%) DNS
24 36 (16.07%) CSS

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 49 (21.88%) Apache
2 29 (12.95%) Tomcat
3 17 (7.59%) nginx
4 10 (4.46%) Confluence
5 9 (4.02%) MS Exchange
5 9 (4.02%) Alfresco
6 8 (3.57%) WordPress
6 8 (3.57%) CMS
6 8 (3.57%) Drupal
7 6 (2.68%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.68%) JBoss
8 5 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.79%) IIS
10 3 (1.34%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.34%) MediaWiki
10 3 (1.34%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.89%) Node.js
12 1 (0.45%) lighttpd
Applications
1 6 (2.68%) MS Office
1 6 (2.68%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.68%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (2.23%) Route 53
5 5 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.23%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.34%) Google Apps
6 3 (1.34%) SaaS
6 3 (1.34%) Google Compute Engine
6 3 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.89%) CodePlex
7 2 (0.89%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.45%) PaaS
8 1 (0.45%) Office 365
8 1 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (25.45%) TCP/IP
2 37 (16.52%) DNS
3 27 (12.05%) VPN
4 25 (11.16%) Firewall
5 22 (9.82%) SMTP
5 22 (9.82%) HTTP
6 21 (9.38%) BGP
7 18 (8.04%) LAN
8 17 (7.59%) WAN
8 17 (7.59%) Network Security
9 13 (5.80%) OSPF
9 13 (5.80%) SSL
10 12 (5.36%) IMAP
11 11 (4.91%) LDAP
12 10 (4.46%) SAN
12 10 (4.46%) FTP
13 7 (3.13%) iSCSI
14 5 (2.23%) VLAN
15 4 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (1.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (45.09%) MySQL
2 44 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (12.05%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.91%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (2.68%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.68%) Big Data
6 5 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.79%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.34%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.89%) Informix
9 2 (0.89%) Redis
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 54 (24.11%) Git (software)
2 38 (16.96%) Subversion
3 32 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 20 (8.93%) Maven
5 15 (6.70%) JIRA
6 4 (1.79%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.79%) Hudson
7 2 (0.89%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.89%) Bazaar
7 2 (0.89%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.45%) RSpec
8 1 (0.45%) Ant
8 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.45%) Juju
8 1 (0.45%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.45%) Redmine
General
1 7 (3.13%) Finance
2 5 (2.23%) Publishing
3 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.89%) Billing
4 1 (0.45%) Marketing
4 1 (0.45%) Electronics
4 1 (0.45%) Games
4 1 (0.45%) Banking
4 1 (0.45%) Retail
4 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.45%) Law
4 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (37.05%) Systems Administrator
2 78 (34.82%) Administrator
3 47 (20.98%) Linux Administrator
4 44 (19.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 40 (17.86%) Support Engineer
6 35 (15.63%) Developer
7 28 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
8 26 (11.61%) Linux Engineer
9 19 (8.48%) IT Support Engineer
9 19 (8.48%) Linux Support
9 19 (8.48%) IT Support
10 17 (7.59%) Linux Support Engineer
10 17 (7.59%) DevOps Administrator
11 13 (5.80%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 11 (4.91%) UNIX Administrator
13 10 (4.46%) Systems Manager
14 9 (4.02%) IT Manager
15 8 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
15 8 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
15 8 (3.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.86%) HTML
2 37 (16.52%) Ruby on Rails
3 36 (16.07%) CSS
4 12 (5.36%) Web Services
4 12 (5.36%) Symfony
5 7 (3.13%) LAMP
6 6 (2.68%) .NET
7 5 (2.23%) RESTful
7 5 (2.23%) HTML5
7 5 (2.23%) Django
8 4 (1.79%) REST
9 3 (1.34%) jQuery
9 3 (1.34%) FreeSWITCH
9 3 (1.34%) XML
10 2 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.89%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.89%) Software Packaging
10 2 (0.89%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.89%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.45%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 40 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.46%) Wiki
4 8 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.79%) Clustering
6 3 (1.34%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.34%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.34%) EqualLogic
6 3 (1.34%) Social Media
7 2 (0.89%) Eurex
7 2 (0.89%) Physics
7 2 (0.89%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.45%) Equities
8 1 (0.45%) Derivative
8 1 (0.45%) Robotics
8 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 192 (85.71%) Linux
2 81 (36.16%) Debian
3 77 (34.38%) CentOS
4 68 (30.36%) Windows
5 67 (29.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (24.55%) UNIX
7 26 (11.61%) Windows 7
8 17 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (5.80%) SUSE
10 9 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.68%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.68%) Android
12 5 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.34%) OpenBSD
13 3 (1.34%) Fedora
13 3 (1.34%) Solaris
14 2 (0.89%) AIX
15 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.45%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.91%) DevOps
2 53 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (18.30%) Configuration Management
4 31 (13.84%) Scrum
5 28 (12.50%) TDD
6 20 (8.93%) ITIL
7 15 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (4.46%) Migration
10 7 (3.13%) Load Balancing
11 6 (2.68%) Change Management
11 6 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (2.68%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (2.68%) Capacity Management
12 5 (2.23%) Kanban
12 5 (2.23%) Open Source
12 5 (2.23%) Auto-Scaling
12 5 (2.23%) OO
12 5 (2.23%) Software Engineering
13 4 (1.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 97 (43.30%) Python
2 92 (41.07%) Ruby
3 80 (35.71%) Perl
4 56 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 48 (21.43%) Java
6 25 (11.16%) SQL
7 24 (10.71%) PHP
8 23 (10.27%) JavaScript
9 11 (4.91%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.13%) Korn
10 7 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.23%) Go
11 5 (2.23%) C++
12 3 (1.34%) PHP5
13 2 (0.89%) Tcl
13 2 (0.89%) C
13 2 (0.89%) C#
13 2 (0.89%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.45%) RubyMotion
14 1 (0.45%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 22 (9.82%) Degree
2 15 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.34%) RHCE
5 2 (0.89%) CEH
5 2 (0.89%) MCP
5 2 (0.89%) CCNA
5 2 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.45%) HND
6 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.57%) SLA
2 5 (2.23%) QA
3 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (11.61%) KVM
3 19 (8.48%) Xen
4 17 (7.59%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.57%) vSphere
6 7 (3.13%) XenServer
6 7 (3.13%) vCloud
7 6 (2.68%) Samba
7 6 (2.68%) Hyper-V
8 5 (2.23%) NFS
9 4 (1.79%) Ceph
9 4 (1.79%) iptables
10 3 (1.34%) Squid
10 3 (1.34%) qmail
10 3 (1.34%) Postfix
11 2 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.45%) LXC
12 1 (0.45%) Gluster
12 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 80 (35.71%) Puppet
2 41 (18.30%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (13.84%) Nagios
4 16 (7.14%) ZABBIX
5 13 (5.80%) Zenoss
6 10 (4.46%) cPanel
7 8 (3.57%) Ansible
7 8 (3.57%) Plesk
8 7 (3.13%) Rundeck
9 4 (1.79%) Icinga
9 4 (1.79%) Capistrano
10 3 (1.34%) WMI
10 3 (1.34%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.34%) CFEngine
10 3 (1.34%) Salt
11 2 (0.89%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.45%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.45%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (37.95%) Red Hat
2 50 (22.32%) VMware
3 14 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.80%) Cisco
5 9 (4.02%) Juniper
6 7 (3.13%) Citrix
6 7 (3.13%) Google
7 6 (2.68%) Oracle
8 4 (1.79%) EMC
8 4 (1.79%) NetApp
9 3 (1.34%) HP
9 3 (1.34%) Zend
9 3 (1.34%) Symantec
9 3 (1.34%) F5
10 2 (0.89%) Facebook
10 2 (0.89%) Twitter
10 2 (0.89%) LogRhythm
10 2 (0.89%) NYFIX
10 2 (0.89%) Patsystems
10 2 (0.89%) GL TRADE
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45k - 50k per year
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83Zero
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Haywards Heath
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Salary: £25,000 to £40,000
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
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