Period
to 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 387 446
Rank change year-on-year +32 +59 -57
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 184 231 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.65% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.29% 2.23% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 182 210 215
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,817 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%

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 8027 10337 12211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.73% 29.00% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6908 8851 10487
South East median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +0.88%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 17 October 2017.

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 17 October 2017. 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 +52 101 £48,000 -4.00% 6
Berkshire +42 70 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Surrey +18 34 £44,000 +3.53% 6
East Sussex +5 31 £45,000 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire +20 24 £55,000 +4.76%
Hampshire -22 18 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Oxfordshire +2 8 £45,000 +5.88%
West Sussex - 3 £60,000 -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 South East region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 184 (100.00%) Linux
2 97 (52.72%) Python
3 75 (40.76%) CentOS
4 66 (35.87%) DevOps
5 63 (34.24%) Ansible
6 62 (33.70%) Amazon AWS
7 60 (32.61%) Docker
8 59 (32.07%) MySQL
9 54 (29.35%) Windows
10 51 (27.72%) Puppet
11 50 (27.17%) PHP
11 50 (27.17%) Debian
12 48 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
13 47 (25.54%) VMware
13 47 (25.54%) Red Hat
14 46 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
15 44 (23.91%) Java
15 44 (23.91%) Bash Shell
16 43 (23.37%) Jenkins
17 42 (22.83%) DNS
18 40 (21.74%) SQL
18 40 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
19 36 (19.57%) Scrum
20 35 (19.02%) Web Services
21 33 (17.93%) Apache
21 33 (17.93%) Active Directory
22 32 (17.39%) HTML
22 32 (17.39%) nginx
22 32 (17.39%) PowerShell
23 31 (16.85%) Degree

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 33 (17.93%) Apache
2 32 (17.39%) nginx
3 29 (15.76%) OpenStack
4 21 (11.41%) JBoss
5 18 (9.78%) IIS
6 16 (8.70%) uWSGI
7 15 (8.15%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (7.07%) WildFly
9 9 (4.89%) Tomcat
10 8 (4.35%) MS Exchange
11 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (2.17%) Confluence
13 3 (1.63%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.54%) CMS
14 1 (0.54%) Eucalyptus
14 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.63%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 62 (33.70%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (10.87%) SaaS
4 10 (5.43%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (3.80%) Amazon S3
6 6 (3.26%) GitHub
7 5 (2.72%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.09%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) Office 365
8 2 (1.09%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.54%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.83%) DNS
2 28 (15.22%) TCP/IP
3 27 (14.67%) Firewall
4 24 (13.04%) DHCP
5 16 (8.70%) VPN
6 15 (8.15%) Internet
7 9 (4.89%) LAN
7 9 (4.89%) SSL
8 7 (3.80%) HTTP
8 7 (3.80%) Intranet
8 7 (3.80%) Network Security
9 6 (3.26%) BGP
10 5 (2.72%) WAN
11 4 (2.17%) OSPF
11 4 (2.17%) Wireless
12 3 (1.63%) RIP
12 3 (1.63%) SNMP
12 3 (1.63%) VLAN
12 3 (1.63%) VoIP
12 3 (1.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (32.07%) MySQL
2 46 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (13.04%) Redis
4 23 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 20 (10.87%) SQL Server
6 19 (10.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (7.07%) Big Data
8 12 (6.52%) Hadoop
8 12 (6.52%) Neo4j
8 12 (6.52%) NoSQL
8 12 (6.52%) Pentaho
9 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.63%) CorVu
10 3 (1.63%) DB2
10 3 (1.63%) Infinispan
10 3 (1.63%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (1.63%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.63%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (23.37%) Jenkins
2 24 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.78%) GitLab
4 12 (6.52%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (3.80%) JIRA
6 4 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.17%) Maven
6 4 (2.17%) Subversion
7 3 (1.63%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.63%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.09%) Ant
8 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.09%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.54%) Bower
9 1 (0.54%) GCC
9 1 (0.54%) Grunt
General
1 25 (13.59%) Finance
2 9 (4.89%) Banking
3 7 (3.80%) Automotive
3 7 (3.80%) Marketing
4 6 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.72%) Advertising
6 4 (2.17%) Law
6 4 (2.17%) Military
7 3 (1.63%) Games
7 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 57 (30.98%) Developer
2 40 (21.74%) Administrator
3 37 (20.11%) Linux Administrator
3 37 (20.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 37 (20.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 37 (20.11%) Systems Administrator
4 30 (16.30%) DevOps Engineer
5 29 (15.76%) Linux Engineer
6 27 (14.67%) DevOps Administrator
6 27 (14.67%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 17 (9.24%) Java Developer
7 17 (9.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 17 (9.24%) Python Developer
7 17 (9.24%) Systems Engineer
8 16 (8.70%) Django Developer
8 16 (8.70%) Python/Django Developer
9 14 (7.61%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 13 (7.07%) IT Support
10 13 (7.07%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 11 (5.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.02%) Web Services
2 32 (17.39%) HTML
3 20 (10.87%) AngularJS
3 20 (10.87%) LAMP
4 19 (10.33%) RESTful
5 18 (9.78%) CSS
5 18 (9.78%) Java EE
6 16 (8.70%) Celery
6 16 (8.70%) Django
6 16 (8.70%) Flask
7 15 (8.15%) Elastic Stack
7 15 (8.15%) Node.js
8 14 (7.61%) Drools
8 14 (7.61%) jBPM
9 13 (7.07%) HTML5
10 12 (6.52%) ActiveMQ
10 12 (6.52%) Apache CXF
10 12 (6.52%) D3.js
10 12 (6.52%) SOAP
10 12 (6.52%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.33%) Mobile App
2 16 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.07%) Fintech
4 12 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.80%) User Experience
6 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.63%) Clustering
6 3 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (1.63%) PKI
6 3 (1.63%) Replication
7 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.09%) NHS
7 2 (1.09%) Online Games
7 2 (1.09%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.09%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 184 (100.00%) Linux
2 75 (40.76%) CentOS
3 54 (29.35%) Windows
4 50 (27.17%) Debian
5 20 (10.87%) Unix
6 16 (8.70%) Windows Server
7 14 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.26%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.17%) CoreOS
12 3 (1.63%) Android
12 3 (1.63%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.63%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.09%) Fedora
13 2 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.54%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (35.87%) DevOps
2 48 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.57%) Scrum
4 30 (16.30%) TDD
5 25 (13.59%) Web Development
6 20 (10.87%) Open Source
7 19 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (8.70%) Information Architecture
8 16 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 16 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 15 (8.15%) Configuration Management
10 14 (7.61%) BDD
11 13 (7.07%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (7.07%) ITIL
11 13 (7.07%) Load Balancing
12 12 (6.52%) High Availability
12 12 (6.52%) Microservices
12 12 (6.52%) Open Source Development
13 9 (4.89%) Business Development
13 9 (4.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 97 (52.72%) Python
2 50 (27.17%) PHP
3 44 (23.91%) Bash Shell
3 44 (23.91%) Java
4 40 (21.74%) SQL
5 32 (17.39%) PowerShell
6 28 (15.22%) JavaScript
7 25 (13.59%) Perl
8 17 (9.24%) Ruby
9 12 (6.52%) Jython
10 6 (3.26%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.72%) C
11 5 (2.72%) C++
12 4 (2.17%) PHP 5
12 4 (2.17%) Scala
13 2 (1.09%) Clojure
13 2 (1.09%) Groovy
14 1 (0.54%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.54%) Go
14 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 31 (16.85%) Degree
2 9 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.35%) MCSE
4 7 (3.80%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.09%) CCNA
6 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.54%) CCNP
7 1 (0.54%) HND
7 1 (0.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.87%) QA
2 13 (7.07%) ISO 9001
3 10 (5.43%) PCI DSS
4 9 (4.89%) SLA
5 3 (1.63%) ISO 22301
5 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (32.61%) Docker
2 33 (17.93%) Active Directory
3 29 (15.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (7.61%) vSphere
5 10 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (4.89%) Hyper-V
7 7 (3.80%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.17%) KVM
9 3 (1.63%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.09%) Xen
11 1 (0.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 63 (34.24%) Ansible
2 51 (27.72%) Puppet
3 40 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (8.70%) Kubernetes
5 7 (3.80%) FortiGate
5 7 (3.80%) Nagios
5 7 (3.80%) Pingdom
5 7 (3.80%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.63%) Capistrano
6 3 (1.63%) cPanel
6 3 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (1.63%) Kibana
6 3 (1.63%) logstash
6 3 (1.63%) Opsview
6 3 (1.63%) Salt
6 3 (1.63%) vMotion
6 3 (1.63%) WMI
6 3 (1.63%) WSUS
7 2 (1.09%) Rancher
7 2 (1.09%) Riemann
Vendors
1 47 (25.54%) Red Hat
1 47 (25.54%) VMware
2 30 (16.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.15%) Cisco
4 12 (6.52%) Talend
5 10 (5.43%) Oracle
6 9 (4.89%) IBM
6 9 (4.89%) New Relic
7 8 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.35%) Juniper
7 8 (4.35%) Rackspace
8 4 (2.17%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (2.17%) Zend
9 3 (1.63%) Citrix
9 3 (1.63%) Epicor
10 2 (1.09%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.09%) Brocade
10 2 (1.09%) F5
10 2 (1.09%) Google
10 2 (1.09%) HP