Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 389 410 387
Rank change year-on-year +21 -23 -48
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 73 114 178
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.43% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.39% 1.72% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 68 104 172
Median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,750 £25,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

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 5,250 6,635 8,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 24.26% 25.04% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,319 5,424 7,038
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +2 28 £50,000 -14.53% 13
Hampshire +46 26 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Surrey +22 17 £26,000 -20.00% 3
Berkshire -10 12 £60,000 +2.56% 7
Oxfordshire +21 11 £51,250 -18.00% 4
Buckinghamshire - 5 £30,000 - 2
West Sussex +28 2 £80,000 +166.67%
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 73 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (41.10%) Python
2 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
3 29 (39.73%) Git (software)
4 28 (38.36%) MySQL
5 25 (34.25%) PHP
6 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (31.51%) Windows
8 21 (28.77%) CentOS
8 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
9 19 (26.03%) HTML
9 19 (26.03%) Degree
9 19 (26.03%) Linux Command Line
9 19 (26.03%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (24.66%) Self-Motivation
11 16 (21.92%) CSS
11 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
11 16 (21.92%) Ansible
12 15 (20.55%) HTML5
12 15 (20.55%) Bitbucket
12 15 (20.55%) JIRA
12 15 (20.55%) LAMP
13 14 (19.18%) React
13 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
13 14 (19.18%) Public Sector
13 14 (19.18%) Firewall
13 14 (19.18%) Java
13 14 (19.18%) SQL
13 14 (19.18%) Test Automation
13 14 (19.18%) Bash Shell

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 13 (17.81%) Apache
2 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.96%) Confluence
4 6 (8.22%) CMS
4 6 (8.22%) WordPress
5 3 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.74%) nginx
7 1 (1.37%) Headless CMS
7 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (2.74%) Avid Media Composer
1 2 (2.74%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) AWS
2 8 (10.96%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.48%) SaaS
4 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.74%) Azure
5 2 (2.74%) GCP
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.37%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (1.37%) GitHub
6 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.18%) Firewall
2 11 (15.07%) DHCP
2 11 (15.07%) DNS
3 10 (13.70%) VPN
4 9 (12.33%) HTTP
5 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.85%) SSH
7 4 (5.48%) Network Security
8 2 (2.74%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 2 (2.74%) NAS
9 1 (1.37%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) MySQL
2 7 (9.59%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (9.59%) Big Data
3 4 (5.48%) InfluxDB
3 4 (5.48%) MariaDB
3 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (39.73%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.55%) Bitbucket
2 15 (20.55%) JIRA
3 10 (13.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (13.70%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.22%) gulp
5 3 (4.11%) Robot Framework
5 3 (4.11%) Selenium
5 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (2.74%) Subversion
7 1 (1.37%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.37%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (19.18%) Public Sector
2 10 (13.70%) Legal
3 6 (8.22%) Police
4 5 (6.85%) Finance
5 4 (5.48%) Electronics
5 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.11%) Aerospace
6 3 (4.11%) Automotive
7 1 (1.37%) Games
7 1 (1.37%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) Full Stack Developer
2 15 (20.55%) PHP Developer
3 13 (17.81%) Systems Administrator
4 12 (16.44%) Administrator
5 7 (9.59%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Linux Support
6 6 (8.22%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) WordPress Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.85%) PHP WordPress Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Machine Learning Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Release Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) HTML
2 16 (21.92%) CSS
3 15 (20.55%) HTML5
3 15 (20.55%) LAMP
4 14 (19.18%) React
5 8 (10.96%) REST
6 7 (9.59%) Laravel
7 6 (8.22%) CodeIgniter
7 6 (8.22%) CSS3
7 6 (8.22%) RESTful
7 6 (8.22%) Sass
7 6 (8.22%) SOAP
8 5 (6.85%) Ajax
9 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.48%) Web Services
10 3 (4.11%) Apache Flex
10 3 (4.11%) Django
10 3 (4.11%) jQuery
10 3 (4.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Linux Command Line
2 18 (24.66%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.48%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.48%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.74%) LPAR
5 2 (2.74%) Wiki
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Social Media
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (31.51%) Windows
3 21 (28.77%) CentOS
4 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
5 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (15.07%) Debian
7 7 (9.59%) Unix
8 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.11%) CoreOS
10 2 (2.74%) AIX
10 2 (2.74%) Gentoo
10 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.74%) SUSE
11 1 (1.37%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (1.37%) openSUSE
11 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (19.18%) Test Automation
4 12 (16.44%) Scrum
4 12 (16.44%) Web Development
5 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
5 11 (15.07%) DevOps
5 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.33%) Line Management
7 8 (10.96%) MVC
7 8 (10.96%) Prototyping
7 8 (10.96%) UML
8 7 (9.59%) Front End Development
8 7 (9.59%) High Availability
8 7 (9.59%) TDD
8 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.22%) Design Sprint
9 6 (8.22%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (8.22%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) JavaScript
1 30 (41.10%) Python
2 25 (34.25%) PHP
3 14 (19.18%) Bash Shell
3 14 (19.18%) Java
3 14 (19.18%) SQL
4 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
5 10 (13.70%) C++
6 7 (9.59%) Perl
7 6 (8.22%) PHP 7
7 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.48%) Go
8 4 (5.48%) Ruby
9 3 (4.11%) MATLAB
9 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.74%) JSX
10 2 (2.74%) Scala
11 1 (1.37%) ES6
11 1 (1.37%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
2 19 (26.03%) Degree
3 10 (13.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.37%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) Docker
3 3 (4.11%) NFS
4 2 (2.74%) PowerHA
4 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.37%) KVM
5 1 (1.37%) Samba
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) Ansible
2 5 (6.85%) Puppet
3 3 (4.11%) Ambari
3 3 (4.11%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.11%) SELinux
4 2 (2.74%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.74%) Kibana
4 2 (2.74%) Linux-HA
4 2 (2.74%) logstash
4 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.37%) Grafana
5 1 (1.37%) Nagios
5 1 (1.37%) OpenNMS
5 1 (1.37%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.37%) SCCM
5 1 (1.37%) Terraform
5 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) Red Hat
3 11 (15.07%) Cisco
4 8 (10.96%) Atlassian
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle
6 4 (5.48%) SAP
7 3 (4.11%) Google
7 3 (4.11%) Twitter
8 2 (2.74%) Adobe
8 2 (2.74%) Apple
8 2 (2.74%) Avid
8 2 (2.74%) EMC
8 2 (2.74%) VMware
9 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.37%) Facebook
9 1 (1.37%) Instagram
9 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.37%) Splunk
9 1 (1.37%) WooCommerce