The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 84 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.23% 0.57% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
Ubuntu
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
381 394 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.46% 44.57% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 339 387 338
Average salary £31,349 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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