Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 380 376 355
Rank change year-on-year -4 -21 +39
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 140 169 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.57% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.13% 2.28% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 123 154 200
South East median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,950
90th Percentile £64,750 £78,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.00% -4.76%

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 6,564 7,421 8,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.20% 25.09% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5,348 6,074 7,106
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% -2.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -13 60 £51,000 +2.00% 5
Berkshire -16 54 £51,000 +2.00% 4
Hampshire -5 40 £47,500 -32.14% 4
Surrey +42 32 £33,961 -51.48% 4
Oxfordshire +33 4 £100,000 +122.22% 1
Kent +6 4 £57,500 - 2
East Sussex +15 2 £52,500 +2.44% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 2 £34,114 -19.73%
West Sussex - 2 £36,000 - 5
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 136 (97.14%) Linux
2 59 (42.14%) CentOS
3 58 (41.43%) Python
4 52 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 45 (32.14%) Debian
6 44 (31.43%) MySQL
6 44 (31.43%) Java
7 42 (30.00%) Bash Shell
8 40 (28.57%) DevOps
9 39 (27.86%) Amazon AWS
10 37 (26.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (25.00%) Windows
11 35 (25.00%) Firewall
12 33 (23.57%) Ansible
13 32 (22.86%) VMware
13 32 (22.86%) VPN
13 32 (22.86%) Web Development
14 31 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (22.14%) Problem-Solving
15 30 (21.43%) Security Cleared
15 30 (21.43%) Git (software)
16 29 (20.71%) Degree
16 29 (20.71%) Linux Command Line
17 28 (20.00%) Docker
17 28 (20.00%) Unix
18 25 (17.86%) Puppet
19 24 (17.14%) HTTP
20 23 (16.43%) DNS
20 23 (16.43%) Red Hat
20 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure

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 17 (12.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.86%) Apache
2 11 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.29%) Confluence
6 5 (3.57%) nginx
7 4 (2.86%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.71%) CMS
8 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.71%) JBoss
8 1 (0.71%) Liferay
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.71%) WildFly
8 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 39 (27.86%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (5.71%) Office 365
6 5 (3.57%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.57%) OpenShift
7 4 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (2.14%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.14%) Datadog
9 2 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.43%) CloudFront
9 2 (1.43%) Heroku
9 2 (1.43%) SaaS
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.71%) GitHub
10 1 (0.71%) IaaS
10 1 (0.71%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 35 (25.00%) Firewall
2 32 (22.86%) VPN
3 24 (17.14%) HTTP
4 23 (16.43%) DNS
5 20 (14.29%) DHCP
6 11 (7.86%) SSH
7 10 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.71%) Network Security
9 7 (5.00%) SSL
10 6 (4.29%) VLAN
11 5 (3.57%) Internet
12 2 (1.43%) VoIP
13 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.71%) FTP
13 1 (0.71%) LAN
13 1 (0.71%) SAN
13 1 (0.71%) SMTP
13 1 (0.71%) SNMP
13 1 (0.71%) WAN
13 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (31.43%) MySQL
2 20 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (9.29%) NoSQL
3 13 (9.29%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (4.29%) Big Data
6 5 (3.57%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.43%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (7.14%) Selenium
5 8 (5.71%) JIRA
6 7 (5.00%) Robot Framework
7 5 (3.57%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.86%) GitLab
9 3 (2.14%) Ant
9 3 (2.14%) JMeter
9 3 (2.14%) JUnit
9 3 (2.14%) TestNG
9 3 (2.14%) Travis CI
9 3 (2.14%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.14%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.43%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.43%) gulp
11 1 (0.71%) Grunt
11 1 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 11 (7.86%) Public Sector
2 10 (7.14%) Finance
3 7 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (2.14%) Games
5 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Police
Job Titles
1 29 (20.71%) Administrator
2 28 (20.00%) Developer
3 27 (19.29%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 17 (12.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 12 (8.57%) PHP Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (7.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.43%) Analyst
9 7 (5.00%) Java Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Open Source Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.29%) Lead DevOps
10 6 (4.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.29%) Ubuntu Engineer
11 5 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 5 (3.57%) Network Engineer
11 5 (3.57%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.57%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.29%) HTML
1 20 (14.29%) REST
2 18 (12.86%) Ajax
3 16 (11.43%) CSS
3 16 (11.43%) jQuery
4 12 (8.57%) SOAP
5 10 (7.14%) LAMP
6 9 (6.43%) Web Services
7 8 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (5.71%) XML
8 7 (5.00%) Apache NiFi
8 7 (5.00%) JSON
8 7 (5.00%) Symfony
9 5 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (3.57%) Django
9 5 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
9 5 (3.57%) Middleware
9 5 (3.57%) RESTful
9 5 (3.57%) XSLT
10 4 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.71%) Linux Command Line
2 19 (13.57%) Mobile App
3 16 (11.43%) Smartphone
4 14 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (7.14%) Clustering
6 9 (6.43%) PlayStation
7 5 (3.57%) EPoS
7 5 (3.57%) Replication
8 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.43%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.43%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.43%) Reference Data
9 2 (1.43%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.43%) User Experience
10 1 (0.71%) Social Media
10 1 (0.71%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 136 (97.14%) Linux
2 59 (42.14%) CentOS
3 45 (32.14%) Debian
4 37 (26.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (25.00%) Windows
6 28 (20.00%) Unix
7 23 (16.43%) Windows Server
8 11 (7.86%) Fedora
8 11 (7.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (4.29%) Windows 10
9 6 (4.29%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.57%) Gentoo
10 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (2.86%) Solaris
12 3 (2.14%) DC/OS
13 2 (1.43%) Android
14 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.71%) SUSE
14 1 (0.71%) VMS
14 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.57%) DevOps
2 32 (22.86%) Web Development
3 31 (22.14%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (15.71%) Computer Science
4 22 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (14.29%) High Availability
6 19 (13.57%) Test Automation
7 15 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
7 15 (10.71%) Multithreading
8 14 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 14 (10.00%) MVC
9 11 (7.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
10 10 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.43%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (6.43%) ITIL
11 9 (6.43%) TDD
12 8 (5.71%) Open Source
13 7 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (41.43%) Python
2 52 (37.14%) JavaScript
3 44 (31.43%) Java
4 42 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 21 (15.00%) PHP
6 20 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 19 (13.57%) SQL
8 14 (10.00%) Ruby
9 11 (7.86%) C++
10 9 (6.43%) Perl
11 7 (5.00%) PHP 5
12 3 (2.14%) C
12 3 (2.14%) C#
12 3 (2.14%) XPath
13 1 (0.71%) Groovy
13 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 29 (20.71%) Degree
3 11 (7.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.57%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.71%) CCNA
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 5 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.43%) HL7
4 1 (0.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (20.00%) Docker
3 22 (15.71%) Active Directory
4 14 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.29%) vSphere
6 5 (3.57%) iptables
6 5 (3.57%) KVM
6 5 (3.57%) Xen
7 4 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.14%) VirtualBox
8 3 (2.14%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.71%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (23.57%) Ansible
2 25 (17.86%) Puppet
3 15 (10.71%) Terraform
4 14 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (6.43%) Kubernetes
6 7 (5.00%) Ambari
6 7 (5.00%) SELinux
7 6 (4.29%) Nagios
8 5 (3.57%) HAProxy
8 5 (3.57%) ZABBIX
9 4 (2.86%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (2.14%) Packer
10 3 (2.14%) Salt
11 1 (0.71%) cPanel
11 1 (0.71%) Grafana
11 1 (0.71%) Graylog
11 1 (0.71%) Kibana
11 1 (0.71%) logstash
11 1 (0.71%) SCCM
11 1 (0.71%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (22.86%) VMware
2 23 (16.43%) Red Hat
3 20 (14.29%) Cisco
3 20 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.00%) Google
4 7 (5.00%) Zend
5 6 (4.29%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.29%) Dell
6 5 (3.57%) Avaya
6 5 (3.57%) IBM
7 4 (2.86%) Sybase
8 3 (2.14%) Citrix
8 3 (2.14%) New Relic
8 3 (2.14%) Oracle
8 3 (2.14%) Splunk
9 2 (1.43%) Apple
9 2 (1.43%) HP
9 2 (1.43%) Percona
9 2 (1.43%) Veeam
10 1 (0.71%) Symantec