Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 300 374 391
Rank change year-on-year +74 +17 -35
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 43 145 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 0.55% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.59% 2.18% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 45 132 161
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -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 2,696 6,640 7,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.76% 25.26% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,201 5,400 6,175
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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 +75 22 £47,500 -13.64% 6
Berkshire +54 20 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Hampshire +60 13 £42,500 -10.53% 4
Buckinghamshire +60 2 £45,000 +31.91%
East Sussex +46 2 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Surrey +60 1 £45,000 +32.50% 4
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (48.84%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
4 18 (41.86%) MySQL
5 16 (37.21%) Java
5 16 (37.21%) Web Development
6 15 (34.88%) CentOS
7 14 (32.56%) Multithreading
8 12 (27.91%) Python
9 11 (25.58%) High Availability
10 10 (23.26%) HTTP
11 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
11 9 (20.93%) Ajax
11 9 (20.93%) Smartphone
11 9 (20.93%) REST
11 9 (20.93%) Mobile App
11 9 (20.93%) Mobile Application Development
12 8 (18.60%) OpenStack
12 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
12 8 (18.60%) LAMP
13 7 (16.28%) Windows
13 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
13 7 (16.28%) JIRA
13 7 (16.28%) Confluence
13 7 (16.28%) Ansible
13 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
13 7 (16.28%) DevOps
14 6 (13.95%) Open Source

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 8 (18.60%) OpenStack
2 7 (16.28%) Confluence
3 4 (9.30%) Apache
3 4 (9.30%) CloudStack
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) AWS
1 6 (13.95%) Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.33%) Datadog
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) HTTP
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.30%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) SSH
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) MySQL
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
1 7 (16.28%) Jenkins
1 7 (16.28%) JIRA
2 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio Code
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.33%) Robot Framework
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (9.30%) Automotive
1 4 (9.30%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.98%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Java Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Senior Java Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Python Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Support Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.30%) Linux Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) Ajax
1 9 (20.93%) REST
2 8 (18.60%) LAMP
3 6 (13.95%) HTML
4 4 (9.30%) Apache Flex
5 3 (6.98%) CakePHP
5 3 (6.98%) CSS
5 3 (6.98%) Django
5 3 (6.98%) jQuery
5 3 (6.98%) Laravel
5 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (6.98%) Vue.js
5 3 (6.98%) Web Services
6 1 (2.33%) .NET
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.33%) Apache NiFi
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.33%) GStreamer
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Mobile App
1 9 (20.93%) Smartphone
2 5 (11.63%) NHS
3 4 (9.30%) Cyberattack
4 2 (4.65%) LPAR
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.33%) Social Media
5 1 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (34.88%) CentOS
3 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (16.28%) Windows
5 3 (6.98%) Unix
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.65%) AIX
6 2 (4.65%) SUSE
7 1 (2.33%) CoreOS
7 1 (2.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (37.21%) Web Development
3 14 (32.56%) Multithreading
4 11 (25.58%) High Availability
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.93%) Mobile Application Development
5 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
6 7 (16.28%) DevOps
7 6 (13.95%) Open Source
7 6 (13.95%) Project Delivery
8 5 (11.63%) B2B
8 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (11.63%) Fintech
9 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.30%) Data Privacy
9 4 (9.30%) MVC
9 4 (9.30%) OO
9 4 (9.30%) OOP
9 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 4 (9.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
2 16 (37.21%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) C
4 4 (9.30%) C++
4 4 (9.30%) PHP
4 4 (9.30%) Rust
5 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.98%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.98%) PHP 5
5 3 (6.98%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) Docker
3 4 (9.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 4 (9.30%) KVM
3 4 (9.30%) LXC
4 2 (4.65%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Ansible
2 2 (4.65%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.65%) Linux-HA
2 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.33%) Ambari
3 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.30%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.65%) EMC
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Facebook
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Instagram
5 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.33%) Twitter
5 1 (2.33%) VMware