The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 - 101
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.15% - 0.093%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £30,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

Ubuntu is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 194 236 354
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 29.04% 24.43% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 164 212 305
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in Kent

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Kent.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Kent

Ubuntu
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £30,000 -
Ubuntu
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) MariaDB
2 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (83.33%) CentOS
3 10 (83.33%) LAMP
4 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) Apache
4 9 (75.00%) Python
4 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (75.00%) Ruby
5 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (66.67%) Java
5 8 (66.67%) Mac OS
5 8 (66.67%) DevOps
5 8 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (58.33%) OpenStack
6 7 (58.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (58.33%) New Relic
6 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (58.33%) Vagrant
6 7 (58.33%) Terraform
6 7 (58.33%) PHP
6 7 (58.33%) OOP
6 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (58.33%) JMeter
6 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (58.33%) Xen
7 4 (33.33%) Packer

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 7 (58.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (58.33%) OpenStack
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) MariaDB
2 3 (25.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
1 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) JMeter
2 7 (58.33%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Database Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) CentOS
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Mac OS
5 1 (8.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (75.00%) Python
1 9 (75.00%) Ruby
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Xen
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (58.33%) Terraform
3 4 (33.33%) Packer
4 3 (25.00%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) New Relic
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat