The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ubuntu Linux
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 94 129 120
Rank change year-on-year +35 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 17 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.37% 0.62% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% 2.00% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 24
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +122.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.62% -  

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 425 600 628
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 34.14% 30.85% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 323 548 466
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Reading

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Reading over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in Reading

Ubuntu
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (83.33%) CentOS
3 21 (70.00%) Python
4 18 (60.00%) Open Source
5 15 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 15 (50.00%) Debian
6 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
7 12 (40.00%) Hadoop
7 12 (40.00%) Unix
7 12 (40.00%) Open Source Development
8 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
8 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
9 8 (26.67%) Puppet
9 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
9 8 (26.67%) Apache
9 8 (26.67%) VMware
9 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (26.67%) Big Data
9 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (23.33%) Apache Camel
10 7 (23.33%) Talend
10 7 (23.33%) Ansible
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
10 7 (23.33%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (23.33%) Jython
10 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
10 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
10 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (23.33%) Scrum
10 7 (23.33%) Java

Ubuntu
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (26.67%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DHCP
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
1 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.00%) SSH
3 3 (10.00%) BGP
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (10.00%) VLAN
4 2 (6.67%) HTTP
4 2 (6.67%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (26.67%) Big Data
2 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 7 (23.33%) Neo4j
3 7 (23.33%) Pentaho
3 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.33%) MySQL
5 4 (13.33%) Redis
5 4 (13.33%) SQLite
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (6.67%) DB2
8 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Trac
General
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Open Source Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Administrator
3 7 (23.33%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Linux Support
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Unix Support
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Unix Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) ActiveMQ
1 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
1 7 (23.33%) Apache Camel
1 7 (23.33%) Apache CXF
1 7 (23.33%) D3.js
1 7 (23.33%) Drools
1 7 (23.33%) jBPM
1 7 (23.33%) Node.js
2 6 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (83.33%) CentOS
3 15 (50.00%) Debian
4 12 (40.00%) Unix
5 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (13.33%) Windows
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.67%) AIX
8 2 (6.67%) HPUX
9 1 (3.33%) Solaris
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Open Source
2 12 (40.00%) Open Source Development
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) BDD
4 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (23.33%) Logistics
4 7 (23.33%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (16.67%) DevOps
5 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (16.67%) Prototyping
6 3 (10.00%) Online Marketing
7 2 (6.67%) Data Management
7 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (3.33%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Python
2 15 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (23.33%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) Jython
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) KVM
3 4 (13.33%) VirtualBox
3 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (26.67%) Puppet
2 7 (23.33%) Ansible
3 3 (10.00%) Salt
3 3 (10.00%) vMotion
3 3 (10.00%) WSUS
4 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.67%) SELinux
5 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (23.33%) Talend
3 5 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (13.33%) Rackspace
5 3 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper
6 2 (6.67%) CommVault
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) Sybase
6 2 (6.67%) Veeam
6 2 (6.67%) Veritas
7 1 (3.33%) arcserve
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 and comprehensive package
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Salary: to 33k
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