The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 185 189 209
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 24 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.95% 1.29% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 15
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Ubuntu
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1233 1165 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.82% 27.26% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 1009 1276
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Ubuntu Salary Trend in Surrey

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Ubuntu Salary Histogram in Surrey

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Reigate - 6 £42,500 -
Woking - 6 £60,000 -
Epsom +1 4 - -
Guildford - 3 £31,500 -
Staines +15 1 - -
Farnham - 1 £60,000 -
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (75.56%) Red Hat
3 32 (71.11%) VMware
4 30 (66.67%) CentOS
5 27 (60.00%) SUSE
6 21 (46.67%) Debian
6 21 (46.67%) Windows
7 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (37.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (35.56%) Python
9 16 (35.56%) Perl
10 15 (33.33%) Apache
10 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
10 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (26.67%) Nagios
12 11 (24.44%) UNIX
12 11 (24.44%) Oracle
13 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 9 (20.00%) PHP
14 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
14 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (17.78%) ZABBIX
16 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
16 7 (15.56%) Cisco
16 7 (15.56%) Solaris
16 7 (15.56%) Finance
16 7 (15.56%) SAN
17 6 (13.33%) Juniper
17 6 (13.33%) Shell Script

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) PaaS
2 2 (4.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.56%) SAN
3 6 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) LDAP
4 2 (4.44%) SNMP
5 1 (2.22%) NAS
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Informix
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.22%) RSpec
2 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Administrator
2 12 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (26.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 12 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Linux Support
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.44%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Head of Development
8 1 (2.22%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Manager
8 1 (2.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.22%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Open Source
2 5 (11.11%) NHS
3 4 (8.89%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.67%) Equities
4 3 (6.67%) Derivative
5 2 (4.44%) iSeries
5 2 (4.44%) AS400
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (66.67%) CentOS
3 27 (60.00%) SUSE
4 21 (46.67%) Debian
4 21 (46.67%) Windows
5 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (37.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (24.44%) UNIX
9 7 (15.56%) Solaris
10 6 (13.33%) Fedora
11 2 (4.44%) AIX
12 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
12 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
12 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Project Management
2 5 (11.11%) Change Management
2 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 2 (4.44%) Resource Management
3 2 (4.44%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (4.44%) DevOps
4 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.22%) Time Management
4 1 (2.22%) Network Management
4 1 (2.22%) Customer Insight
4 1 (2.22%) Analytics
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (2.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) Perl
1 16 (35.56%) Python
2 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (20.00%) PHP
3 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.11%) Ruby
5 3 (6.67%) C#
6 2 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.44%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Tcl
7 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.22%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) RHCSA
2 2 (4.44%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.33%) Xen
3 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 12 (26.67%) Nagios
3 8 (17.78%) ZABBIX
4 6 (13.33%) Puppet
4 6 (13.33%) Opsview
5 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.44%) Zenoss
7 1 (2.22%) Capistrano
7 1 (2.22%) Cobbler
7 1 (2.22%) AppManager
7 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.22%) WSUS
7 1 (2.22%) SCCM
7 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
7 1 (2.22%) Ansible
7 1 (2.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) Red Hat
2 32 (71.11%) VMware
3 11 (24.44%) Oracle
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco
4 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
5 6 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 6 (13.33%) Juniper
6 5 (11.11%) Patsystems
6 5 (11.11%) GL TRADE
6 5 (11.11%) NYFIX
7 2 (4.44%) EasyScreen
7 2 (4.44%) IBM
7 2 (4.44%) Sun
7 2 (4.44%) Fidessa
7 2 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) EccoWare
7 2 (4.44%) Reuters
7 2 (4.44%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.22%) Zend
8 1 (2.22%) NetIQ