The first table below looks at the demand for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 85 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.23% 0.44% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
351 410 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 40.86% 45.45% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 317 400 359
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Ubuntu
Hampshire

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Southampton

Ubuntu
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Fedora
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) Node.js
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Fedora
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat