The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Samba
Rank 240 226 216
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Samba 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.077% 0.053% 0.057%
As % of the System Software category 0.70% 0.59% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £67,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-24.56% +6.87%
Samba
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
719 510 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.04% 9.04% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 621 441 535
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Samba across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Samba
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Samba across the South West region.

Samba Salary Trend in the South West

Samba
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Dorset -13 4 - -
Bristol - 1 £67,500 - 1
Samba
England

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Samba 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 Samba.

1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) Python
3 9 (75.00%) C
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (66.67%) Apache
4 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) PHP
5 7 (58.33%) LDAP
5 7 (58.33%) Debian
5 7 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (50.00%) Network Security
6 6 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (50.00%) IPsec
6 6 (50.00%) VPN
7 5 (41.67%) Adobe
7 5 (41.67%) ADSL
7 5 (41.67%) GPRS
7 5 (41.67%) SMS
7 5 (41.67%) C++
7 5 (41.67%) HTML
7 5 (41.67%) CSS
7 5 (41.67%) Workflow
7 5 (41.67%) Bugzilla
7 5 (41.67%) SUSE

Samba
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Samba 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 Samba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 2 (16.67%) nginx
3 2 (16.67%) Confluence
3 2 (16.67%) MediaWiki
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) LDAP
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) IPsec
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) NAS
4 5 (41.67%) PPP
4 5 (41.67%) ADSL
4 5 (41.67%) GPRS
4 5 (41.67%) SMS
5 4 (33.33%) FTP
5 4 (33.33%) HTTP
5 4 (33.33%) Wireshark
5 4 (33.33%) HTTPS
5 4 (33.33%) tcpdump
6 2 (16.67%) IPv6
6 2 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Bugzilla
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Hudson
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) Ajax
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Debian
4 5 (41.67%) SUSE
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (25.00%) CentOS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
1 5 (41.67%) Workflow
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) BCP
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Database Theory
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database Theory
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) Python
3 9 (75.00%) C
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) PHP
6 5 (41.67%) C++
6 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
7 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) HND
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Postfix
2 2 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) ZABBIX
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Salt
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Adobe
3 4 (33.33%) NetApp
3 4 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco