Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Samba skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Samba over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Samba
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 222 224
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Samba 18 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.054% 0.019%
As % of the System Software category 2.96% 0.55% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 1
Scotland median annual salary £23,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.89% -18.18% +139.13%
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +12.90%

Samba is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 609 549 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.28% 9.93% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 428 397 344
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,838 £25,575 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Samba
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Samba as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Samba in Scotland

Samba
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Samba in Scotland

Samba
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Samba in Scotland over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Samba in Scotland

Samba
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +16 13 £23,000 -
Glasgow -5 11 £23,000 -48.89%
Samba
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Samba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Samba.

1 17 (94.44%) NFS
2 16 (88.89%) DNS
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (83.33%) Linux
4 12 (66.67%) Apache
4 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
4 12 (66.67%) IIS
4 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 12 (66.67%) SSH
4 12 (66.67%) iSCSI
5 11 (61.11%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (55.56%) SOA
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (44.44%) ITIL
8 8 (44.44%) Service Management
8 8 (44.44%) ITSM
9 7 (38.89%) Windows
10 5 (27.78%) SQL
10 5 (27.78%) LDAP
10 5 (27.78%) Bourne shell
10 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
10 5 (27.78%) Korn
10 5 (27.78%) Degree
11 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
11 4 (22.22%) LAMP
11 4 (22.22%) Replication
11 4 (22.22%) Docker
11 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 4 (22.22%) Unix
11 4 (22.22%) JBoss

Samba
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (66.67%) Apache
1 12 (66.67%) IIS
1 12 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) DNS
2 12 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 12 (66.67%) SSH
2 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) LDAP
2 4 (22.22%) JSP
2 4 (22.22%) LAMP
2 4 (22.22%) Servlets
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (55.56%) SOA
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) ITSM
3 8 (44.44%) Service Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Task Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematical Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
1 5 (27.78%) Bourne shell
1 5 (27.78%) Korn
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) sed
3 1 (5.56%) AWK
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) NFS
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) VMware