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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 189 197 204
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 26 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.56% 0.30% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.87% 1.09% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 26
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
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
1391 1288 1649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 29.77% 27.69% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1138 1499
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Guildford - 11 £37,500 -
Reigate -14 6 £42,500 +41.66%
Epsom - 4 - -
Staines +5 1 - -
Woking - 1 £55,000 -
Farnham - 1 £26,500 -
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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%) VMware
3 29 (64.44%) Red Hat
4 26 (57.78%) Windows
5 24 (53.33%) CentOS
6 23 (51.11%) SUSE
7 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (35.56%) Debian
9 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (33.33%) Apache
9 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
10 14 (31.11%) Perl
10 14 (31.11%) Python
11 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
11 12 (26.67%) Nagios
12 9 (20.00%) ZABBIX
12 9 (20.00%) PHP
13 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (15.56%) SAN
14 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
14 7 (15.56%) Puppet
14 7 (15.56%) Ruby
14 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
14 7 (15.56%) UNIX
14 7 (15.56%) Oracle
14 7 (15.56%) Cisco
14 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
15 6 (13.33%) Juniper

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.44%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
1 3 (6.67%) PaaS
1 3 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.56%) SAN
3 6 (13.33%) DNS
4 3 (6.67%) SNMP
5 2 (4.44%) LDAP
5 2 (4.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) Informix
General
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Administrator
2 7 (15.56%) Linux Support
3 6 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.22%) Support Technician
8 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Open Source
2 5 (11.11%) NHS
3 2 (4.44%) AS400
3 2 (4.44%) iSeries
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (57.78%) Windows
3 24 (53.33%) CentOS
4 23 (51.11%) SUSE
5 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (35.56%) Debian
7 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (15.56%) UNIX
9 2 (4.44%) AIX
9 2 (4.44%) Solaris
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.22%) Fedora
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 4 (8.89%) DevOps
4 3 (6.67%) Customer Insight
4 3 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.22%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (2.22%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) Perl
1 14 (31.11%) Python
2 9 (20.00%) PHP
3 7 (15.56%) Ruby
3 7 (15.56%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) Tcl
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
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 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.33%) Xen
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 12 (26.67%) Nagios
3 9 (20.00%) ZABBIX
4 7 (15.56%) Puppet
5 6 (13.33%) Opsview
5 6 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (6.67%) Ansible
6 3 (6.67%) Salt
6 3 (6.67%) Zenoss
6 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (4.44%) WSUS
8 1 (2.22%) SCCM
8 1 (2.22%) AppManager
8 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) VMware
2 29 (64.44%) Red Hat
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) Cisco
3 7 (15.56%) 3PAR
4 6 (13.33%) Juniper
4 6 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.67%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.44%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Symantec
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) Sun
7 1 (2.22%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.22%) Reuters
7 1 (2.22%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.22%) NYFIX
7 1 (2.22%) EasyScreen
7 1 (2.22%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.22%) EccoWare
7 1 (2.22%) Patsystems