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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Samba
Rank 874 886 889
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Samba 60 64 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.060% 0.045%
As % of the System Software category 0.49% 0.48% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 52 38 33
Average salary £37,500 £45,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% -20.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £27,850 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%

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
12153 13248 10855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.98% 12.44% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10320 11185 8967
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Samba Salary Histogram in the UK

Samba
Top 28 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 8 February 2016. 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 -15 48 £37,500 -18.03% 6
London +13 29 £65,000 +8.33% 4
South East +10 12 £26,500 -33.75%
Berkshire -2 11 £26,500 -33.75%
South Wales - 11 £60,000 - 1
Wales - 11 £60,000 - 1
Maidenhead +3 6 £26,500 -3.63%
Cwmbran - 6 £60,000 - 1
Torfaen - 6 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire +13 5 £31,000 +8.77%
Newport - 5 £37,500 -
City of London +59 4 £70,000 +3.70% 3
West Yorkshire +17 4 £31,000 +8.77%
Slough 0 4 - -
Leeds +9 3 £31,000 +8.77%
Scotland +2 1 £26,000 -
East of England -10 1 - - 1
West Midlands -20 1 £32,500 +16.07%
Coventry - 1 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £30,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Skipton - 1 £27,500 -
Oxford - 1 £35,000 -
Bradford - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £26,000 -

Samba
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 84 (83.17%) Linux
2 66 (65.35%) Windows
3 56 (55.45%) NFS
4 50 (49.50%) DNS
5 49 (48.51%) LDAP
6 45 (44.55%) Windows Server
7 41 (40.59%) Unix
8 37 (36.63%) VMware
9 35 (34.65%) Perl
9 35 (34.65%) TCP/IP
10 34 (33.66%) Firewall
10 34 (33.66%) Active Directory
11 33 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 33 (32.67%) DevOps
12 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
12 29 (28.71%) Java
12 29 (28.71%) Python
13 27 (26.73%) HTTP
13 27 (26.73%) Finance
14 26 (25.74%) Puppet
15 25 (24.75%) nginx
16 24 (23.76%) Bash Shell
16 24 (23.76%) Red Hat
16 24 (23.76%) Nagios
16 24 (23.76%) Apache
16 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2012
17 23 (22.77%) Data Centre
17 23 (22.77%) Tomcat
17 23 (22.77%) ITIL
17 23 (22.77%) SQL

Samba
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (24.75%) nginx
2 24 (23.76%) Apache
3 23 (22.77%) Tomcat
4 11 (10.89%) MS Exchange
5 9 (8.91%) MediaWiki
6 8 (7.92%) Confluence
6 8 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (6.93%) IIS
8 5 (4.95%) MQSeries
8 5 (4.95%) NetWeaver
9 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (12.87%) Office 365
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.94%) Google Apps
4 5 (4.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.99%) GitHub
6 1 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (49.50%) DNS
2 49 (48.51%) LDAP
3 35 (34.65%) TCP/IP
4 34 (33.66%) Firewall
5 27 (26.73%) HTTP
6 23 (22.77%) DHCP
7 20 (19.80%) SAN
7 20 (19.80%) VPN
8 15 (14.85%) IPsec
9 14 (13.86%) LAN
10 13 (12.87%) WAN
11 12 (11.88%) SSL
12 11 (10.89%) NAS
12 11 (10.89%) Network Security
13 10 (9.90%) OpenLDAP
14 9 (8.91%) Kerberos
15 8 (7.92%) VoIP
16 7 (6.93%) FTP
16 7 (6.93%) IPv6
16 7 (6.93%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.80%) MySQL
2 10 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.98%) Ingres
6 2 (1.98%) Redis
7 1 (0.99%) DB2
7 1 (0.99%) Informix
7 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) JConsole
2 14 (13.86%) Subversion
3 10 (9.90%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.92%) JIRA
5 7 (6.93%) Hudson
5 7 (6.93%) Jenkins
6 6 (5.94%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.98%) Trac
8 1 (0.99%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.99%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.99%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (26.73%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Electronics
2 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.96%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.96%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (38.61%) Administrator
2 27 (26.73%) Linux Administrator
3 25 (24.75%) Linux Engineer
4 22 (21.78%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (19.80%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (17.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 17 (16.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 17 (16.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 15 (14.85%) Unix Administrator
9 13 (12.87%) Analyst
9 13 (12.87%) Network Engineer
9 13 (12.87%) Support Analyst
10 12 (11.88%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (9.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (6.93%) Network Systems Engineer
12 7 (6.93%) Windows Engineer
13 6 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 6 (5.94%) Network Administrator
13 6 (5.94%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.84%) LAMP
2 9 (8.91%) LAPP Stack
3 7 (6.93%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (6.93%) Web Services
4 5 (4.95%) J2EE
4 5 (4.95%) SAP Basis
5 4 (3.96%) SAML
6 2 (1.98%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.99%) Middleware
7 1 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.99%) RESTful
7 1 (0.99%) SOAP
7 1 (0.99%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.77%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.88%) Hedge funds
3 7 (6.93%) NHS
3 7 (6.93%) Wiki
4 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (5.94%) Robotics
4 6 (5.94%) Smartphone
5 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.95%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.97%) CMDB
6 3 (2.97%) Fintech
7 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.98%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.99%) Life Science
8 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (83.17%) Linux
2 66 (65.35%) Windows
3 45 (44.55%) Windows Server
4 41 (40.59%) Unix
5 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (16.83%) Solaris
7 14 (13.86%) CentOS
7 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (8.91%) Debian
10 8 (7.92%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.97%) SUSE
12 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.99%) AIX
13 1 (0.99%) Android
13 1 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.67%) DevOps
2 23 (22.77%) ITIL
3 17 (16.83%) High Availability
4 16 (15.84%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (15.84%) Memory Management
5 15 (14.85%) Load Balancing
6 12 (11.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (9.90%) Security Patching
8 9 (8.91%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.93%) BCP
9 7 (6.93%) Build Automation
9 7 (6.93%) Business Continuity
9 7 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.93%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.93%) Database Theory
9 7 (6.93%) Information Security
9 7 (6.93%) Migration
9 7 (6.93%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (6.93%) Project Management
9 7 (6.93%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.65%) Perl
2 29 (28.71%) Java
2 29 (28.71%) Python
3 24 (23.76%) Bash Shell
4 23 (22.77%) SQL
5 13 (12.87%) Shell Script
6 12 (11.88%) PHP
7 10 (9.90%) C
8 7 (6.93%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.93%) Ruby
9 6 (5.94%) C++
10 1 (0.99%) C-shell
10 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.92%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.94%) MCP
3 6 (5.94%) MOS
4 5 (4.95%) HND
4 5 (4.95%) RHCE
4 5 (4.95%) RHCT
5 1 (0.99%) CCNP
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.99%) MCSE
5 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.99%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.87%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (55.45%) NFS
2 34 (33.66%) Active Directory
3 33 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (17.82%) KVM
4 18 (17.82%) Xen
5 11 (10.89%) Postfix
6 10 (9.90%) iptables
7 9 (8.91%) Squid
8 7 (6.93%) vSphere
8 7 (6.93%) XenServer
9 5 (4.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (4.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Terminal Services
10 3 (2.97%) Varnish
11 2 (1.98%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (1.98%) GPFS
11 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.98%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.99%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (25.74%) Puppet
2 24 (23.76%) Nagios
3 14 (13.86%) Ansible
3 14 (13.86%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.91%) NetBackup
4 9 (8.91%) Oracle ZFS
4 9 (8.91%) ZABBIX
5 7 (6.93%) Salt
6 6 (5.94%) SCCM
7 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (4.95%) Tivoli
7 5 (4.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (2.97%) yum
10 2 (1.98%) Linux-HA
11 1 (0.99%) Graphite
11 1 (0.99%) vRealize
11 1 (0.99%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (36.63%) VMware
2 29 (28.71%) Microsoft
3 24 (23.76%) Red Hat
4 18 (17.82%) Cisco
5 14 (13.86%) NetApp
6 12 (11.88%) EMC
6 12 (11.88%) Sun
7 11 (10.89%) Google
8 10 (9.90%) Citrix
8 10 (9.90%) HP
8 10 (9.90%) Veritas
9 8 (7.92%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.92%) IBM
10 6 (5.94%) Symantec
11 5 (4.95%) Axway
11 5 (4.95%) Oracle
11 5 (4.95%) SAP
12 2 (1.98%) 3Com
12 2 (1.98%) Spiceworks
12 2 (1.98%) Splunk
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