Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Ubuntu skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ubuntu over the 6 months to 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 375 399 378
Rank change year-on-year +24 -21 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 129 133 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.51% 0.46% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.02% 1.82% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 118 120 181
South East median annual salary £45,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.20% +13.89% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £78,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% -

Ubuntu is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 6,381 7,296 8,392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.43% 25.31% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,295 6,021 7,239
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ubuntu in the South East

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the South East

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ubuntu in the South East over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Ubuntu in the South East

Ubuntu
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ubuntu within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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
Thames Valley +26 48 £46,000 -8.00% 17
Hampshire +29 47 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Berkshire +14 34 £46,000 -8.00% 9
Surrey +40 25 £33,961 -43.40% 6
Oxfordshire +22 10 £52,500 - 7
Buckinghamshire +13 4 £30,000 -44.95% 1
West Sussex +8 4 £58,000 +93.33%
Kent +1 4 £57,500 -
East Sussex -1 1 £50,000 -6.98% 2
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT jobs citing Ubuntu 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 South East region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 128 (99.22%) Linux
2 59 (45.74%) MySQL
3 55 (42.64%) CentOS
4 52 (40.31%) Python
5 45 (34.88%) JavaScript
6 36 (27.91%) Debian
7 35 (27.13%) Git (software)
7 35 (27.13%) Bash Shell
8 34 (26.36%) AWS
8 34 (26.36%) Ansible
9 33 (25.58%) Java
10 32 (24.81%) Windows
11 31 (24.03%) Firewall
12 30 (23.26%) VPN
13 29 (22.48%) Red Hat
13 29 (22.48%) HTML
13 29 (22.48%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (21.71%) Degree
15 27 (20.93%) PHP
15 27 (20.93%) DevOps
16 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
16 25 (19.38%) Web Development
17 24 (18.60%) CSS
18 23 (17.83%) Computer Science
18 23 (17.83%) Windows Server
19 22 (17.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 22 (17.05%) VMware
19 22 (17.05%) SQL
19 22 (17.05%) Active Directory
19 22 (17.05%) DNS

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 19 (14.73%) Apache
2 15 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 12 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.43%) nginx
5 7 (5.43%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.65%) Confluence
7 3 (2.33%) CMS
7 3 (2.33%) WordPress
8 2 (1.55%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.78%) JBoss
9 1 (0.78%) Liferay
9 1 (0.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (26.36%) AWS
2 15 (11.63%) Azure
3 10 (7.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (6.20%) Amazon S3
4 8 (6.20%) Office 365
5 6 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.88%) GCP
7 4 (3.10%) Amazon ECS
7 4 (3.10%) SaaS
8 3 (2.33%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.55%) CloudFront
9 2 (1.55%) Heroku
9 2 (1.55%) Serverless
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon Cognito
10 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.78%) GitHub
10 1 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.78%) npm
10 1 (0.78%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.03%) Firewall
2 30 (23.26%) VPN
3 22 (17.05%) DNS
4 20 (15.50%) DHCP
5 13 (10.08%) HTTP
6 8 (6.20%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.43%) SSL
8 6 (4.65%) Internet
8 6 (4.65%) VLAN
9 4 (3.10%) Network Security
10 3 (2.33%) NAS
10 3 (2.33%) SAN
10 3 (2.33%) SMTP
10 3 (2.33%) SNMP
10 3 (2.33%) SSH
10 3 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.55%) tcpdump
11 2 (1.55%) VoIP
11 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (45.74%) MySQL
2 19 (14.73%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (9.30%) NoSQL
4 10 (7.75%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (7.75%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.98%) MariaDB
6 5 (3.88%) InfluxDB
7 4 (3.10%) Big Data
8 3 (2.33%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (27.13%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.53%) JIRA
4 8 (6.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (5.43%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.10%) gulp
6 4 (3.10%) Subversion
7 3 (2.33%) Robot Framework
7 3 (2.33%) Selenium
8 1 (0.78%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.78%) GitLab
8 1 (0.78%) Grunt
8 1 (0.78%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.78%) webpack
General
1 15 (11.63%) Public Sector
2 9 (6.98%) Finance
2 9 (6.98%) Marketing
3 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.88%) Electronics
4 5 (3.88%) Legal
4 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.10%) Games
6 3 (2.33%) Police
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (22.48%) Developer
2 24 (18.60%) Administrator
2 24 (18.60%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (12.40%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
5 11 (8.53%) Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) PHP Developer
6 7 (5.43%) Java Engineer
7 6 (4.65%) Applications Support
7 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.65%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (4.65%) Linux Support
7 6 (4.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (3.88%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) Python Developer
8 5 (3.88%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) Unix Specialist
8 5 (3.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.48%) HTML
2 24 (18.60%) CSS
3 20 (15.50%) LAMP
4 19 (14.73%) REST
5 17 (13.18%) jQuery
6 12 (9.30%) Web Services
7 11 (8.53%) Ajax
7 11 (8.53%) HTML5
7 11 (8.53%) SOAP
8 9 (6.98%) Django
8 9 (6.98%) React
8 9 (6.98%) Vue.js
9 8 (6.20%) JSON
9 8 (6.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (5.43%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.65%) Laravel
11 6 (4.65%) XML
12 5 (3.88%) Middleware
12 5 (3.88%) Spring
12 5 (3.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.50%) Linux Command Line
2 18 (13.95%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.98%) Clustering
4 9 (6.98%) PlayStation
4 9 (6.98%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.10%) Replication
6 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.33%) User Experience
7 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 128 (99.22%) Linux
2 55 (42.64%) CentOS
3 36 (27.91%) Debian
4 32 (24.81%) Windows
5 23 (17.83%) Windows Server
6 22 (17.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (10.85%) Unix
8 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (6.20%) Windows 10
10 7 (5.43%) Fedora
11 5 (3.88%) Windows 7
12 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (1.55%) Android
13 2 (1.55%) Solaris
14 1 (0.78%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.78%) Gentoo
14 1 (0.78%) openSUSE
14 1 (0.78%) SUSE
14 1 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.48%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (20.93%) DevOps
3 25 (19.38%) Web Development
4 23 (17.83%) Computer Science
5 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.85%) MVC
7 13 (10.08%) High Availability
7 13 (10.08%) TDD
7 13 (10.08%) Test Automation
8 12 (9.30%) Configuration Management
8 12 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (8.53%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.98%) Database Tuning
10 9 (6.98%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.20%) Mobile Application Development
11 8 (6.20%) Multithreading
12 7 (5.43%) Information Security
12 7 (5.43%) Line Management
12 7 (5.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.31%) Python
2 45 (34.88%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.13%) Bash Shell
4 33 (25.58%) Java
5 27 (20.93%) PHP
6 22 (17.05%) SQL
7 17 (13.18%) PowerShell
8 12 (9.30%) Perl
9 10 (7.75%) Ruby
10 5 (3.88%) C++
11 4 (3.10%) Go
11 4 (3.10%) PHP 5
11 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.33%) Java 8
12 3 (2.33%) PHP 7
12 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.55%) Groovy
13 2 (1.55%) JSX
13 2 (1.55%) Scala
14 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (21.71%) Degree
2 21 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.33%) CCNA
4 3 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.33%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.33%) GDPR
2 3 (2.33%) QA
3 2 (1.55%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (17.05%) Active Directory
2 21 (16.28%) Docker
2 21 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.98%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.88%) KVM
5 3 (2.33%) iptables
5 3 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.33%) Xen
6 2 (1.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.55%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.55%) vSphere
7 1 (0.78%) NFS
7 1 (0.78%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.78%) Samba
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 34 (26.36%) Ansible
2 20 (15.50%) Puppet
3 12 (9.30%) Terraform
4 5 (3.88%) Nagios
4 5 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.10%) Grafana
6 3 (2.33%) Ambari
6 3 (2.33%) Graylog
6 3 (2.33%) HAProxy
6 3 (2.33%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.33%) SELinux
6 3 (2.33%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.55%) Kibana
7 2 (1.55%) logstash
7 2 (1.55%) OpenNMS
7 2 (1.55%) WSUS
8 1 (0.78%) Pingdom
8 1 (0.78%) Salt
8 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (22.48%) Red Hat
2 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.05%) VMware
4 17 (13.18%) Cisco
5 7 (5.43%) Oracle
6 6 (4.65%) Atlassian
6 6 (4.65%) IBM
7 5 (3.88%) Avaya
7 5 (3.88%) Dell
7 5 (3.88%) SAP
7 5 (3.88%) SolarWinds
7 5 (3.88%) Zend
8 4 (3.10%) Google
8 4 (3.10%) Sybase
8 4 (3.10%) Twitter
9 3 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (2.33%) NETGEAR
9 3 (2.33%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.33%) Symantec
9 3 (2.33%) Veeam