Period
to 7 May 2021

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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 291 380 404
Rank change year-on-year +89 +24 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 82 38 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.62% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 0.89% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 80 28 101
10th Percentile £28,625 £25,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £30,313 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% -22.73% +10.00%
75th Percentile £59,063 £61,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +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 2,818 4,271 6,586
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.46% 23.24% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,230 3,556 5,368
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,250
90th Percentile £69,550 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in the South East.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the South East

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in the South East over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

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 7 May 2021. 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
Hampshire +61 39 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Thames Valley +56 29 £60,000 - 15
Berkshire +43 28 £60,000 - 8
Surrey +24 14 £29,500 +13.46% 4
Buckinghamshire +31 1 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, 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 82 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (50.00%) CentOS
3 37 (45.12%) JavaScript
4 34 (41.46%) Azure
5 28 (34.15%) Windows
6 27 (32.93%) Social Skills
7 26 (31.71%) VMware
7 26 (31.71%) Web Development
7 26 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
9 23 (28.05%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (26.83%) Ajax
10 22 (26.83%) Multithreading
10 22 (26.83%) Java
10 22 (26.83%) HTTP
10 22 (26.83%) REST
10 22 (26.83%) High Availability
10 22 (26.83%) PowerShell
11 21 (25.61%) Python
12 20 (24.39%) AWS
13 18 (21.95%) Ansible
13 18 (21.95%) Docker
13 18 (21.95%) Windows Server
13 18 (21.95%) MySQL
14 17 (20.73%) DevOps
15 16 (19.51%) nginx
15 16 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (18.29%) Mobile App
16 15 (18.29%) Mobile Application Development
16 15 (18.29%) SQL

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 16 (19.51%) nginx
2 14 (17.07%) Apache
3 9 (10.98%) IIS
4 8 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (7.32%) GlassFish
5 6 (7.32%) MS Exchange
5 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.88%) CMS
6 4 (4.88%) EPiServer
7 2 (2.44%) Confluence
7 2 (2.44%) JBoss
7 2 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (41.46%) Azure
2 20 (24.39%) AWS
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft 365
4 6 (7.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (4.88%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.88%) GitHub
5 4 (4.88%) SaaS
6 2 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.44%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) GCP
7 1 (1.22%) IaaS
7 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) HTTP
2 12 (14.63%) Firewall
3 11 (13.41%) DNS
4 8 (9.76%) DHCP
4 8 (9.76%) VPN
5 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.88%) NAS
6 4 (4.88%) Network Security
6 4 (4.88%) SAN
7 3 (3.66%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.44%) Internet
8 2 (2.44%) VLAN
9 1 (1.22%) LAN
9 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (21.95%) MySQL
3 8 (9.76%) Big Data
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.44%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.44%) Redis
5 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.44%) Tableau
5 2 (2.44%) Tableau Server
6 1 (1.22%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.20%) TeamCity
3 7 (8.54%) JIRA
4 6 (7.32%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (4.88%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.66%) GitLab
7 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
General
1 27 (32.93%) Social Skills
2 8 (9.76%) Public Sector
3 6 (7.32%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.44%) Local Government
6 1 (1.22%) Finance
6 1 (1.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Developer
2 15 (18.29%) Java Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Administrator
3 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Senior Java Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (10.98%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Python Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Network Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.83%) Ajax
1 22 (26.83%) REST
2 12 (14.63%) LEMP Stack
3 9 (10.98%) CSS
3 9 (10.98%) HTML
3 9 (10.98%) Web Services
4 8 (9.76%) Django
4 8 (9.76%) Flask
5 7 (8.54%) jQuery
5 7 (8.54%) LAMP
6 5 (6.10%) Laravel
7 4 (4.88%) .NET
7 4 (4.88%) .NET Core
7 4 (4.88%) XHTML
8 3 (3.66%) CakePHP
8 3 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.44%) JSON
9 2 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (2.44%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Mobile App
1 15 (18.29%) Smartphone
2 10 (12.20%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (8.54%) NHS
4 6 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (50.00%) CentOS
3 28 (34.15%) Windows
4 18 (21.95%) Windows Server
5 10 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.88%) Debian
8 4 (4.88%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.44%) FreeNAS
9 2 (2.44%) Solaris
9 2 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.71%) Problem-Solving
1 26 (31.71%) Web Development
2 22 (26.83%) High Availability
2 22 (26.83%) Multithreading
3 17 (20.73%) DevOps
4 15 (18.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 14 (17.07%) Migration
6 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
7 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 10 (12.20%) Decision-Making
9 8 (9.76%) Storage Management
9 8 (9.76%) TDD
10 7 (8.54%) MVC
11 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
12 4 (4.88%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (4.88%) Deployment Automation
12 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.12%) JavaScript
2 22 (26.83%) Java
2 22 (26.83%) PowerShell
3 21 (25.61%) Python
4 15 (18.29%) SQL
5 14 (17.07%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.98%) PHP
7 4 (4.88%) C#
8 3 (3.66%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.44%) Ruby
9 2 (2.44%) Tcl
10 1 (1.22%) Go
10 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.44%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 18 (21.95%) Docker
2 16 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (18.29%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.88%) vSphere
5 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.44%) iptables
6 2 (2.44%) KVM
6 2 (2.44%) NFS
6 2 (2.44%) Postfix
6 2 (2.44%) Samba
6 2 (2.44%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.44%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (21.95%) Ansible
2 7 (8.54%) Puppet
3 5 (6.10%) HAProxy
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (4.88%) Terraform
5 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.66%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.44%) Kibana
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.44%) WSUS
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.22%) Packer
7 1 (1.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) VMware
2 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.76%) Juniper
4 7 (8.54%) Oracle
5 6 (7.32%) Cisco
6 4 (4.88%) IBM
6 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.66%) Veeam
8 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.44%) HP
8 2 (2.44%) NEC
8 2 (2.44%) NetApp
8 2 (2.44%) Northgate
9 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.22%) Splunk