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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ubuntu Linux
Rank 197 192 210
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 18 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.36% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.29% 1.73% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 18
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.91%
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
1397 1387 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 27.88% 28.32% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1243 1352
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Epsom - 6 £46,250 -
Thames Ditton - 4 £40,000 -
Staines +13 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £37,500 -
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 24 (58.54%) Windows
3 19 (46.34%) VMware
3 19 (46.34%) Ruby
4 18 (43.90%) Puppet
4 18 (43.90%) Bash Shell
4 18 (43.90%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (43.90%) Perl
5 16 (39.02%) PHP
5 16 (39.02%) Python
5 16 (39.02%) Red Hat
6 15 (36.59%) Nagios
6 15 (36.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (34.15%) MySQL
8 13 (31.71%) Oracle
8 13 (31.71%) SUSE
9 12 (29.27%) Apache
10 11 (26.83%) SNMP
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (26.83%) Zenoss
10 11 (26.83%) Vagrant
11 10 (24.39%) Salt
11 10 (24.39%) SaaS
11 10 (24.39%) PaaS
11 10 (24.39%) ZABBIX
11 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
11 10 (24.39%) UNIX
11 10 (24.39%) Retail
12 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (29.27%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) nginx
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) SaaS
1 10 (24.39%) PaaS
2 8 (19.51%) IaaS
3 5 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.88%) Route 53
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) SNMP
2 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.20%) SAN
4 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 3 (7.32%) Firewall
6 2 (4.88%) Network Security
6 2 (4.88%) LDAP
7 1 (2.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) MySQL
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Subversion
General
1 10 (24.39%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Billing
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Support Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Linux Support Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Linux Support
4 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Web Team Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Senior UNIX Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.88%) UNIX Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) CSS
2 3 (7.32%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) Ajax
2 3 (7.32%) jQuery
2 3 (7.32%) RESTful
3 2 (4.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Open Source
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 3 (7.32%) Web 2.0
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.88%) iSeries
4 2 (4.88%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 24 (58.54%) Windows
3 15 (36.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (31.71%) SUSE
5 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (24.39%) UNIX
7 7 (17.07%) CentOS
8 3 (7.32%) Debian
8 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.88%) AIX
9 2 (4.88%) Solaris
9 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) DevOps
2 5 (12.20%) Customer Insight
2 5 (12.20%) Analytics
3 4 (9.76%) Project Management
4 3 (7.32%) OOP
4 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) Change Management
4 3 (7.32%) MVC
4 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
5 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Ruby
2 18 (43.90%) Bash Shell
2 18 (43.90%) Perl
3 16 (39.02%) PHP
3 16 (39.02%) Python
4 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.32%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) AWK
5 1 (2.44%) Lua
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) Puppet
1 18 (43.90%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (36.59%) Nagios
3 11 (26.83%) Zenoss
3 11 (26.83%) Vagrant
4 10 (24.39%) Salt
4 10 (24.39%) ZABBIX
5 7 (17.07%) Ansible
6 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (4.88%) HAProxy
7 2 (4.88%) Cacti
7 2 (4.88%) Munin
8 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) VMware
2 16 (39.02%) Red Hat
3 13 (31.71%) Oracle
4 5 (12.20%) SaltStack
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
6 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.88%) Sun
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Dell
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec