Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 415 365 381
Rank change year-on-year -50 +16 +92
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 119 193 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.62% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 2.26% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 107 184 196
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 7,122 8,540 9,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.30% 27.39% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5,831 7,332 8,251
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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 -33 57 £52,250 +16.11% 13
Berkshire -30 46 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Hampshire +15 32 £43,500 +16.00% 4
Surrey +26 23 £52,500 +31.25% 8
Oxfordshire +15 9 £80,000 +77.78% 1
East Sussex -12 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Buckinghamshire +11 2 £48,500 -7.62% 1
West Sussex -13 1 £30,000 -50.00% 2
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Linux
2 60 (50.42%) Python
3 51 (42.86%) CentOS
4 42 (35.29%) MySQL
5 40 (33.61%) Amazon AWS
6 39 (32.77%) Ansible
6 39 (32.77%) Git (software)
7 37 (31.09%) DevOps
7 37 (31.09%) Jenkins
8 36 (30.25%) Puppet
8 36 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (26.89%) Docker
10 31 (26.05%) Bash Shell
11 28 (23.53%) Red Hat
12 27 (22.69%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (22.69%) Ruby
13 26 (21.85%) JavaScript
13 26 (21.85%) PHP
13 26 (21.85%) Windows
14 24 (20.17%) SQL
14 24 (20.17%) LAMP
14 24 (20.17%) VMware
15 22 (18.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 22 (18.49%) Java
15 22 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
16 21 (17.65%) Unix
17 20 (16.81%) JIRA
18 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (15.97%) nginx
18 19 (15.97%) Debian

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 19 (15.97%) Apache
1 19 (15.97%) nginx
2 14 (11.76%) Confluence
2 14 (11.76%) IIS
3 13 (10.92%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.72%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (6.72%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.20%) WildFly
6 4 (3.36%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.52%) MQSeries
7 3 (2.52%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.52%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.68%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.68%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.68%) Drupal
8 2 (1.68%) JBoss
8 2 (1.68%) Jupyter
8 2 (1.68%) Kentico
8 2 (1.68%) WordPress
9 1 (0.84%) EPiServer
Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 40 (33.61%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (5.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (5.04%) npm
5 4 (3.36%) AWS CodePipeline
5 4 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.36%) Office 365
6 3 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.52%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.52%) Datadog
6 3 (2.52%) G Suite
6 3 (2.52%) GitHub
6 3 (2.52%) PaaS
6 3 (2.52%) SaaS
7 2 (1.68%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.68%) Slack
8 1 (0.84%) Heroku
8 1 (0.84%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) Firewall
1 13 (10.92%) VPN
2 12 (10.08%) DNS
3 10 (8.40%) VoIP
4 8 (6.72%) H.323
4 8 (6.72%) ISDN
4 8 (6.72%) PBX
4 8 (6.72%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (5.04%) SSH
6 4 (3.36%) Internet
6 4 (3.36%) LAN
6 4 (3.36%) Network Security
6 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.36%) WAN
7 3 (2.52%) SAN
8 2 (1.68%) DHCP
8 2 (1.68%) HTTP
8 2 (1.68%) SMTP
9 1 (0.84%) SNMP
9 1 (0.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (35.29%) MySQL
2 27 (22.69%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (13.45%) Redis
4 12 (10.08%) Big Data
5 11 (9.24%) MariaDB
6 9 (7.56%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (5.04%) NoSQL
9 5 (4.20%) RDBMS
9 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.52%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.68%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (32.77%) Git (software)
2 37 (31.09%) Jenkins
3 20 (16.81%) JIRA
4 12 (10.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (9.24%) Vagrant
6 9 (7.56%) Bitbucket
7 8 (6.72%) WiX
8 6 (5.04%) Bower
8 6 (5.04%) gulp
8 6 (5.04%) Mocha
8 6 (5.04%) Subversion
9 5 (4.20%) Travis CI
10 3 (2.52%) Ant
10 3 (2.52%) JMeter
10 3 (2.52%) Selenium
10 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.52%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.68%) Maven
11 2 (1.68%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (6.72%) Finance
2 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.36%) Games
3 4 (3.36%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (30.25%) Developer
2 21 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (10.08%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (9.24%) PHP Developer
4 11 (9.24%) Python Developer
4 11 (9.24%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.40%) Administrator
6 9 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.56%) Analyst
6 9 (7.56%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.72%) Support Technician
8 7 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Technician
8 7 (5.88%) Linux Support
8 7 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.04%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (5.04%) Node.js Developer
10 5 (4.20%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Big Data Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.17%) LAMP
2 14 (11.76%) HTML
3 13 (10.92%) CSS
3 13 (10.92%) jQuery
3 13 (10.92%) RESTful
4 10 (8.40%) AngularJS
4 10 (8.40%) Celery
5 9 (7.56%) CodeIgniter
5 9 (7.56%) LEMP Stack
5 9 (7.56%) SOAP
6 8 (6.72%) Middleware
6 8 (6.72%) Node.js
6 8 (6.72%) SQLAlchemy
6 8 (6.72%) Twisted
6 8 (6.72%) wxWidgets
7 7 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (5.88%) HTML5
7 7 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (5.88%) Web Services
8 6 (5.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.13%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (10.92%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.56%) EPoS
4 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.04%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.20%) Life Science
5 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.36%) Replication
7 3 (2.52%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.52%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.68%) NHS
8 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.84%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.84%) LPAR
9 1 (0.84%) PKI
9 1 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 119 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (42.86%) CentOS
3 26 (21.85%) Windows
4 22 (18.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (17.65%) Unix
6 19 (15.97%) Debian
7 18 (15.13%) Windows Server
8 12 (10.08%) Windows 10
9 8 (6.72%) Windows 8
9 8 (6.72%) Windows Vista
10 7 (5.88%) Solaris
11 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (3.36%) AIX
13 4 (3.36%) FreeBSD
13 4 (3.36%) VMS
14 3 (2.52%) CoreOS
14 3 (2.52%) DC/OS
15 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.09%) DevOps
2 36 (30.25%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.45%) Open Source
4 13 (10.92%) Test Automation
5 12 (10.08%) Configuration Management
6 11 (9.24%) Scrum
6 11 (9.24%) Web Development
7 10 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (8.40%) Deployment Automation
7 10 (8.40%) MVC
7 10 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (8.40%) SDLC
8 9 (7.56%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (7.56%) ITIL
8 9 (7.56%) Secure Coding
8 9 (7.56%) Task Automation
8 9 (7.56%) UML
8 9 (7.56%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.72%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.72%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 60 (50.42%) Python
2 31 (26.05%) Bash Shell
3 27 (22.69%) Ruby
4 26 (21.85%) JavaScript
4 26 (21.85%) PHP
5 24 (20.17%) SQL
6 22 (18.49%) Java
7 18 (15.13%) C#
8 16 (13.45%) Perl
9 10 (8.40%) C
10 9 (7.56%) C++
10 9 (7.56%) PowerShell
11 6 (5.04%) ES6
12 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.68%) Go
14 2 (1.68%) R
14 2 (1.68%) Rust
15 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) CCNA
3 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.68%) RHCE
4 2 (1.68%) RHCSA
4 2 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.84%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.84%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.24%) SLA
2 4 (3.36%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.68%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.68%) QA
4 1 (0.84%) GAMP
4 1 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (26.89%) Docker
2 19 (15.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.61%) Active Directory
4 11 (9.24%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.72%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (6.72%) vSphere
6 5 (4.20%) KVM
7 4 (3.36%) VirtualBox
8 3 (2.52%) Xen
8 3 (2.52%) XenServer
9 1 (0.84%) iptables
9 1 (0.84%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (32.77%) Ansible
2 36 (30.25%) Puppet
3 22 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (10.08%) HAProxy
5 10 (8.40%) ZABBIX
6 8 (6.72%) Nagios
6 8 (6.72%) Terraform
7 7 (5.88%) Kubernetes
8 6 (5.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (4.20%) Xymon
10 4 (3.36%) Packer
10 4 (3.36%) Rundeck
11 3 (2.52%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (2.52%) Icinga
11 3 (2.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (1.68%) Cacti
12 2 (1.68%) Check_MK
12 2 (1.68%) cPanel
12 2 (1.68%) Galera Cluster
12 2 (1.68%) Plesk
Vendors
1 28 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 24 (20.17%) VMware
3 12 (10.08%) Oracle
4 9 (7.56%) Atlassian
4 9 (7.56%) New Relic
5 7 (5.88%) Google
6 6 (5.04%) Cisco
6 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.52%) Apple
7 3 (2.52%) IBM
7 3 (2.52%) Meraki
7 3 (2.52%) Splunk
8 2 (1.68%) Peoplefluent
8 2 (1.68%) Percona
8 2 (1.68%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.68%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.68%) Zend
9 1 (0.84%) F5
9 1 (0.84%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.84%) Qualys