Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 336 298 378
Rank change year-on-year -38 +80 +28
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 99 40 147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.34% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.79% 1.42% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 79 35 129
10th Percentile " £33,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £25,500 £41,250 £33,544
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,625 £60,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -

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 3,548 2,817 6,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.54% 23.76% 25.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,542 2,353 5,565
10th Percentile £27,025 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Thames Valley -27 43 £60,000 +14.29% 17
Berkshire -19 38 £60,000 +2.13% 6
Surrey +11 35 £27,000 -40.00% 3
Hampshire -68 20 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Buckinghamshire -24 5 £40,000 -11.11% 6
East Sussex -21 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 99 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (45.45%) CentOS
3 42 (42.42%) Security Cleared
4 39 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 37 (37.37%) Microsoft
6 36 (36.36%) Windows
7 35 (35.35%) Java
8 34 (34.34%) Python
8 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
9 33 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 33 (33.33%) Firewall
10 32 (32.32%) Windows Server
11 31 (31.31%) DNS
12 28 (28.28%) Cisco
12 28 (28.28%) Public Sector
13 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2016
13 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2019
13 27 (27.27%) DHCP
13 27 (27.27%) VPN
13 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (26.26%) Exchange Server 2013
14 26 (26.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (26.26%) Computer Science
14 26 (26.26%) MS Exchange
14 26 (26.26%) Self-Motivation
14 26 (26.26%) Linux Command Line
15 25 (25.25%) Ansible
16 22 (22.22%) Bash Shell
16 22 (22.22%) Finance

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 26 (26.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 26 (26.26%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.11%) nginx
3 7 (7.07%) Apache
4 5 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.03%) Confluence
6 2 (2.02%) JBoss
6 2 (2.02%) WordPress
7 1 (1.01%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.01%) IIS
7 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.21%) Azure
2 17 (17.17%) AWS
3 8 (8.08%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (7.07%) GitHub
5 6 (6.06%) Amazon S3
5 6 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (4.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.04%) SaaS
6 4 (4.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (3.03%) OneDrive
8 2 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (2.02%) IaaS
8 2 (2.02%) PaaS
9 1 (1.01%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 33 (33.33%) Firewall
2 31 (31.31%) DNS
3 27 (27.27%) DHCP
3 27 (27.27%) VPN
4 18 (18.18%) HTTP
5 17 (17.17%) SSH
6 6 (6.06%) Network Security
7 3 (3.03%) SAN
7 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.02%) Internet
8 2 (2.02%) NAS
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.01%) LAN
9 1 (1.01%) MPLS
9 1 (1.01%) PBX
9 1 (1.01%) Skype
9 1 (1.01%) SSL
9 1 (1.01%) VLAN
9 1 (1.01%) WAN
9 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) MySQL
2 15 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.04%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.03%) Big Data
4 3 (3.03%) Tableau
4 3 (3.03%) Tableau Server
5 2 (2.02%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.02%) Redis
5 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.01%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.09%) JIRA
3 7 (7.07%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.04%) GitLab
5 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (28.28%) Public Sector
2 22 (22.22%) Finance
2 22 (22.22%) Legal
3 20 (20.20%) Social Skills
4 5 (5.05%) Marketing
5 4 (4.04%) Electronics
5 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.02%) Local Government
7 1 (1.01%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (31.31%) Administrator
1 31 (31.31%) Systems Administrator
2 19 (19.19%) Architect
3 17 (17.17%) Data Architect
4 16 (16.16%) Developer
5 10 (10.10%) Java Engineer
6 9 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Senior Java Engineer
8 7 (7.07%) Java Developer
8 7 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) Python Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) AWS Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (4.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 3 (3.03%) Analyst
12 3 (3.03%) Network Engineer
12 3 (3.03%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.18%) REST
2 17 (17.17%) Ajax
3 11 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (6.06%) Django
4 6 (6.06%) Flask
4 6 (6.06%) LAMP
5 5 (5.05%) CSS
5 5 (5.05%) HTML
5 5 (5.05%) Laravel
6 3 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (2.02%) JSON
7 2 (2.02%) Vue.js
8 1 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (1.01%) SAML
8 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.26%) Linux Command Line
1 26 (26.26%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (10.10%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.10%) Smartphone
3 8 (8.08%) NHS
4 4 (4.04%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.01%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.01%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (45.45%) CentOS
3 36 (36.36%) Windows
4 32 (32.32%) Windows Server
5 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2016
5 27 (27.27%) Windows Server 2019
6 26 (26.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (21.21%) Debian
8 3 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.02%) Solaris
9 2 (2.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (26.26%) Computer Science
2 21 (21.21%) Scrum
3 20 (20.20%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (19.19%) Configuration Management
4 19 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (18.18%) Coaching
5 18 (18.18%) Prototyping
6 17 (17.17%) High Availability
6 17 (17.17%) Integration Testing
6 17 (17.17%) Multithreading
6 17 (17.17%) Open Source
6 17 (17.17%) Rapid Prototyping
6 17 (17.17%) Software Architecture
6 17 (17.17%) Software Engineering
7 16 (16.16%) Web Development
8 10 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 10 (10.10%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (8.08%) Decision-Making
9 8 (8.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 35 (35.35%) Java
3 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
3 34 (34.34%) Python
4 22 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 17 (17.17%) C++
6 12 (12.12%) PHP
7 9 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (2.02%) Ruby
9 1 (1.01%) Go
9 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) Degree
4 2 (2.02%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.01%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.01%) CCNA
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.01%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.01%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.01%) MCSA
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.01%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.14%) Docker
3 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.04%) vSphere
5 3 (3.03%) iptables
6 2 (2.02%) Postfix
6 2 (2.02%) Sendmail
6 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.01%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 25 (25.25%) Ansible
2 7 (7.07%) Puppet
3 5 (5.05%) Terraform
4 4 (4.04%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.02%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.02%) Kibana
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.01%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (1.01%) Grafana
7 1 (1.01%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.01%) Packer
7 1 (1.01%) Salt
7 1 (1.01%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (37.37%) Microsoft
2 28 (28.28%) Cisco
3 15 (15.15%) VMware
4 5 (5.05%) Juniper
5 4 (4.04%) IBM
5 4 (4.04%) Oracle
5 4 (4.04%) SAP
6 3 (3.03%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.03%) Veeam
7 2 (2.02%) HP
7 2 (2.02%) NEC
7 2 (2.02%) NetApp
7 2 (2.02%) Northgate
7 2 (2.02%) Splunk
8 1 (1.01%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.01%) Mitel
8 1 (1.01%) Nokia
8 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com