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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 204 196 217
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 6 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.13% 0.47% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 1.79% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 7
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £35,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1470 1398 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 31.69% 26.49% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1211 1200
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Woking - 3 - -
Guildford +17 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Staines -10 1 - -
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (71.88%) Red Hat
3 21 (65.63%) CentOS
4 20 (62.50%) VMware
5 18 (56.25%) Perl
6 17 (53.13%) Python
6 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (43.75%) SUSE
7 14 (43.75%) Debian
8 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
8 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
8 11 (34.38%) UNIX
9 10 (31.25%) Oracle
9 10 (31.25%) Nagios
9 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (28.13%) Fedora
10 9 (28.13%) Finance
10 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.00%) Solaris
11 8 (25.00%) Cisco
12 7 (21.88%) DNS
12 7 (21.88%) Informix
12 7 (21.88%) PHP
12 7 (21.88%) NYFIX
12 7 (21.88%) SAN
12 7 (21.88%) Patsystems
12 7 (21.88%) GL TRADE
12 7 (21.88%) Xen
12 7 (21.88%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (21.88%) Oracle General Ledger

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 7 (21.88%) SAN
3 4 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Informix
3 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.13%) RSpec
2 1 (3.13%) PHPUnit
2 1 (3.13%) Ant
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (46.88%) Administrator
1 15 (46.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (46.88%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (15.63%) Linux Support
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Head of Development
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.13%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Eurex
2 6 (18.75%) Fixed Income
2 6 (18.75%) Open Source
3 5 (15.63%) NHS
4 4 (12.50%) Equities
4 4 (12.50%) Derivative
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (65.63%) CentOS
3 17 (53.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (43.75%) SUSE
4 14 (43.75%) Debian
5 11 (34.38%) UNIX
6 9 (28.13%) Fedora
7 8 (25.00%) Solaris
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (18.75%) Windows
9 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
10 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
10 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
11 1 (3.13%) FreeBSD
11 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Project Management
1 5 (15.63%) Change Management
1 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (15.63%) Performance Management
2 3 (9.38%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.13%) Network Management
4 1 (3.13%) High Availability
4 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Perl
2 17 (53.13%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
4 7 (21.88%) PHP
5 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 5 (15.63%) Java
7 4 (12.50%) C#
7 4 (12.50%) C++
7 4 (12.50%) SQL
7 4 (12.50%) Tcl
8 3 (9.38%) Ruby
8 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
8 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.13%) C
9 1 (3.13%) RubyMotion
9 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.88%) Xen
3 3 (9.38%) KVM
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) LXC
5 1 (3.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Nagios
2 6 (18.75%) ZABBIX
2 6 (18.75%) Opsview
3 5 (15.63%) Puppet
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (6.25%) Cobbler
5 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (6.25%) WSUS
6 1 (3.13%) SCCM
6 1 (3.13%) AppManager
6 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
6 1 (3.13%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Red Hat
2 20 (62.50%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
5 7 (21.88%) NYFIX
5 7 (21.88%) Patsystems
5 7 (21.88%) GL TRADE
6 6 (18.75%) Juniper
6 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
7 5 (15.63%) 3PAR
8 4 (12.50%) Fidessa
9 3 (9.38%) EasyScreen
9 3 (9.38%) Reuters
9 3 (9.38%) Bloomberg
9 3 (9.38%) EccoWare
10 2 (6.25%) Symantec
11 1 (3.13%) Zend
11 1 (3.13%) NetIQ
11 1 (3.13%) HP
11 1 (3.13%) Dell