The table below looks at the statistics for Ubuntu skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 94 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.56% 0.18% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £40,610 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
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 West Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
382 340 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 30.56% 29.93% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 333 301 274
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -8.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Ubuntu
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Ubuntu Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu across the West Sussex region.

Ubuntu Salary Trend in West Sussex

Ubuntu
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the West Sussex 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
Haywards Heath - 5 £40,610 -
Ubuntu
South East

Ubuntu
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Debian
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (66.67%) SMTP
3 6 (66.67%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) CMDB
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) SMTP
2 6 (66.67%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat