The table below looks at the statistics for Samba skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Samba
Rank 779 821 795
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -26
Permanent jobs citing Samba 104 86 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.073% 0.085%
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 0.71% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 61 56 82
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12295 12149 10744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.51% 10.35% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10141 10282 9056
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Samba
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Samba within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Samba Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Samba
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Samba within the UK.

Samba Salary Trend in the UK

Samba
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Samba over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Samba Salary Histogram in the UK

Samba
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
England +53 103 £60,000 +50.00% 11
London +68 53 £60,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +32 21 £41,000 -28.69% 2
Hertfordshire +14 20 £41,000 -28.69% 1
South East -5 17 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Hampshire - 11 £60,000 - 1
Andover - 11 £60,000 -
City of London +36 6 £60,000 +50.00%
West Yorkshire +14 5 £32,700 +9.00%
Leeds +11 5 £32,700 +9.00%
Yorkshire +2 5 £32,700 +9.00%
Bristol -11 4 £75,000 +114.28% 1
South West -17 4 £75,000 +114.28% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £40,000 -
North West +2 3 £40,000 +110.52%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £40,000 -
Berkshire +4 2 £58,250 +36.25% 1
Borehamwood - 2 £41,000 -
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
Scotland +21 1 - -
Watford +9 1 £62,500 +8.69%
West Midlands -9 1 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Reading -10 1 £70,000 +63.74% 1
Slough - 1 £46,500 -
Woking - 1 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Northampton - 1 £37,500 -
Liverpool - 1 - -

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Samba 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 Samba.

1 163 (92.61%) Linux
2 119 (67.61%) Apache
3 108 (61.36%) MySQL
4 100 (56.82%) Windows
5 94 (53.41%) Perl
6 92 (52.27%) Debian
7 69 (39.20%) Puppet
8 67 (38.07%) DevOps
9 62 (35.23%) DNS
10 61 (34.66%) nginx
11 60 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 60 (34.09%) Ubuntu
12 58 (32.95%) NFS
13 56 (31.82%) iptables
14 55 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 52 (29.55%) Jenkins
16 50 (28.41%) VMware
16 50 (28.41%) Windows Server 2003
17 49 (27.84%) Red Hat
17 49 (27.84%) Bash Shell
18 48 (27.27%) Git (software)
18 48 (27.27%) Cisco
19 47 (26.70%) CentOS
19 47 (26.70%) VMware Infrastructure
20 46 (26.14%) ZABBIX
20 46 (26.14%) Active Directory
20 46 (26.14%) Opscode Chef
21 44 (25.00%) Subversion
22 43 (24.43%) Ruby
23 42 (23.86%) UNIX

Samba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Samba 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 Samba. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 119 (67.61%) Apache
2 61 (34.66%) nginx
3 28 (15.91%) IIS
4 22 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (12.50%) Confluence
4 22 (12.50%) Apache Solr
5 20 (11.36%) MediaWiki
6 9 (5.11%) JBoss
6 9 (5.11%) Tomcat
7 8 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 8 (4.55%) Drupal
8 7 (3.98%) OpenEdge
9 5 (2.84%) OpenStack
10 4 (2.27%) Lync
10 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (2.27%) MS Exchange
10 4 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.70%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Cordys
2 1 (0.57%) Autonomy Scrittura
2 1 (0.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 40 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (12.50%) IaaS
2 22 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 22 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (12.50%) PaaS
3 7 (3.98%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.14%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 62 (35.23%) DNS
2 42 (23.86%) Firewall
3 40 (22.73%) LAN
4 38 (21.59%) SMTP
5 34 (19.32%) VPN
5 34 (19.32%) SAN
6 32 (18.18%) WAN
7 28 (15.91%) LDAP
8 27 (15.34%) Network Security
9 24 (13.64%) OSPF
9 24 (13.64%) BGP
10 20 (11.36%) IPv6
10 20 (11.36%) TCP/IP
10 20 (11.36%) IPsec
10 20 (11.36%) EIGRP
11 16 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
12 14 (7.95%) iSCSI
13 12 (6.82%) FTP
13 12 (6.82%) SNMP
14 10 (5.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (61.36%) MySQL
2 38 (21.59%) SQL Server
3 32 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (17.61%) MongoDB
5 19 (10.80%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.98%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.84%) DB2
8 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.57%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.57%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 52 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 48 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 44 (25.00%) Subversion
4 27 (15.34%) Hudson
5 23 (13.07%) JIRA
6 22 (12.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.57%) Trac
General
1 22 (12.50%) Automotive
2 10 (5.68%) Finance
3 5 (2.84%) Banking
4 3 (1.70%) French Language
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (27.84%) Administrator
2 31 (17.61%) Systems Administrator
2 31 (17.61%) Linux Administrator
3 27 (15.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (11.93%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 20 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
5 20 (11.36%) Linux Specialist
6 19 (10.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 18 (10.23%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 12 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (6.25%) Analyst
10 10 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Operations Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Web Engineer
11 7 (3.98%) Support Analyst
12 5 (2.84%) UNIX Administrator
12 5 (2.84%) AIX Administrator
13 4 (2.27%) DBA
13 4 (2.27%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.50%) .NET
1 22 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 20 (11.36%) LAMP
3 11 (6.25%) Web Services
4 3 (1.70%) HTML
4 3 (1.70%) CSS
5 2 (1.14%) libvirt
6 1 (0.57%) jQuery
6 1 (0.57%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 22 (12.50%) BBC
2 20 (11.36%) Wiki
3 13 (7.39%) Clustering
4 8 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.41%) HP Superdome
6 5 (2.84%) Open Source
6 5 (2.84%) Digital Media
6 5 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.27%) CMDB
7 4 (2.27%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.14%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) Statistics
9 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 163 (92.61%) Linux
2 100 (56.82%) Windows
3 92 (52.27%) Debian
4 60 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 60 (34.09%) Ubuntu
5 55 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (28.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (26.70%) CentOS
8 42 (23.86%) UNIX
9 33 (18.75%) Solaris
10 13 (7.39%) AIX
11 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (3.41%) HPUX
13 5 (2.84%) SUSE
14 2 (1.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (38.07%) DevOps
2 38 (21.59%) ITIL
2 38 (21.59%) Build Automation
3 33 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
6 23 (13.07%) Content Management
7 20 (11.36%) Web Application Development
8 18 (10.23%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (9.66%) Data Modelling
9 17 (9.66%) Database Theory
9 17 (9.66%) Relational Database Theory
10 13 (7.39%) High Availability
11 12 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (5.11%) Business Continuity
12 9 (5.11%) Configuration Management
12 9 (5.11%) Capacity Management
13 7 (3.98%) Project Management
13 7 (3.98%) ITSM
13 7 (3.98%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (53.41%) Perl
2 49 (27.84%) Bash Shell
3 43 (24.43%) Ruby
4 38 (21.59%) PHP
5 26 (14.77%) SQL
6 25 (14.20%) Python
7 23 (13.07%) Shell Script
8 18 (10.23%) Java
9 13 (7.39%) AWK
10 12 (6.82%) sed
11 4 (2.27%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.57%) C-shell
12 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (17.61%) Security Cleared
2 29 (16.48%) SC Cleared
3 23 (13.07%) DV Cleared
4 22 (12.50%) RHCE
5 14 (7.95%) CCNA
5 14 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (7.95%) Degree
6 3 (1.70%) MCSE
6 3 (1.70%) MCSA
6 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.57%) LPIC
8 1 (0.57%) PhD
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.64%) SLA
2 23 (13.07%) QA
3 3 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (32.95%) NFS
2 56 (31.82%) iptables
3 47 (26.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (26.14%) Active Directory
5 29 (16.48%) Postfix
6 26 (14.77%) XenServer
7 25 (14.20%) KVM
8 22 (12.50%) GlusterFS
8 22 (12.50%) Varnish
9 13 (7.39%) vSphere
10 9 (5.11%) Squid
11 5 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (2.84%) VMware Server
12 4 (2.27%) XenDesktop
12 4 (2.27%) Hyper-V
13 3 (1.70%) XenApp
13 3 (1.70%) VMware ESX
13 3 (1.70%) Docker
13 3 (1.70%) pfSense
13 3 (1.70%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 69 (39.20%) Puppet
2 46 (26.14%) ZABBIX
2 46 (26.14%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (13.64%) HAProxy
4 22 (12.50%) StatsD
4 22 (12.50%) logstash
4 22 (12.50%) Graphite
4 22 (12.50%) Kibana
5 19 (10.80%) Salt
6 14 (7.95%) Nagios
7 9 (5.11%) Ansible
8 6 (3.41%) Red Hat Satellite
9 5 (2.84%) NetBackup
9 5 (2.84%) nmon
9 5 (2.84%) Pacemaker
10 4 (2.27%) SCCM
10 4 (2.27%) WMI
11 3 (1.70%) Dollar Universe
11 3 (1.70%) Munin
11 3 (1.70%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 50 (28.41%) VMware
2 49 (27.84%) Red Hat
3 48 (27.27%) Cisco
4 40 (22.73%) Oracle
5 27 (15.34%) Citrix
6 23 (13.07%) New Relic
7 22 (12.50%) Juniper
7 22 (12.50%) Sun
7 22 (12.50%) Dell
8 14 (7.95%) HP
9 11 (6.25%) NetApp
10 7 (3.98%) Google
10 7 (3.98%) Tripwire
10 7 (3.98%) Percona
11 6 (3.41%) EMC
11 6 (3.41%) Microsoft
12 5 (2.84%) IBM
13 4 (2.27%) F5
13 4 (2.27%) Brocade
13 4 (2.27%) ProCurve
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS & Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS Geophysical Company UK Ltd.
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
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