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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ubuntu Linux
Rank - 112 113
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.22% 0.066%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.67% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +2.04%
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
453 447 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.85% 32.84% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 402 401 416
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Capistrano
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) CMDB
6 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (11.11%) KVM
7 1 (11.11%) Change Control
7 1 (11.11%) Telematics
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) Solaris
7 1 (11.11%) Apache
7 1 (11.11%) CRM

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) GPRS
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) UniData
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (88.89%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (88.89%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) CMDB
3 1 (11.11%) Telematics
3 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Capistrano
3 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft