Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 383 451
Rank change year-on-year +13 +68 -36
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 188 224 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.61% 0.64% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.22% 2.24% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 181 199 205
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,817 £21,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%

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 8451 9981 12226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.46% 28.36% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7284 8544 10516
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +57 102 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Berkshire +53 80 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Surrey -8 33 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Hampshire -27 26 £37,500 - 3
East Sussex -8 25 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +22 15 £55,000 +4.76%
Oxfordshire -12 8 £45,000 +2.86% 2
West Sussex - 4 £60,000 -
Kent - 2 £53,750 - 1
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 188 (100.00%) Linux
2 92 (48.94%) CentOS
3 83 (44.15%) Python
4 69 (36.70%) Windows
5 62 (32.98%) DevOps
6 61 (32.45%) Ansible
7 59 (31.38%) Docker
8 55 (29.26%) Amazon AWS
8 55 (29.26%) MySQL
9 52 (27.66%) Debian
10 51 (27.13%) PHP
10 51 (27.13%) Puppet
11 50 (26.60%) Bash Shell
11 50 (26.60%) VMware
12 47 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
13 46 (24.47%) Red Hat
14 45 (23.94%) Jenkins
15 44 (23.40%) SQL
16 42 (22.34%) Active Directory
16 42 (22.34%) PostgreSQL
17 39 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
18 38 (20.21%) DNS
19 36 (19.15%) Firewall
20 35 (18.62%) Scrum
21 34 (18.09%) PowerShell
22 33 (17.55%) Java
23 32 (17.02%) Apache
23 32 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
23 32 (17.02%) nginx
24 31 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure

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 32 (17.02%) Apache
1 32 (17.02%) nginx
2 25 (13.30%) OpenStack
3 19 (10.11%) IIS
4 15 (7.98%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (6.38%) uWSGI
6 11 (5.85%) Tomcat
7 10 (5.32%) JBoss
7 10 (5.32%) MS Exchange
8 7 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.66%) Confluence
10 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (1.06%) WildFly
12 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.60%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 55 (29.26%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.32%) Office 365
3 10 (5.32%) SaaS
4 9 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (4.26%) Amazon S3
6 7 (3.72%) GitHub
7 5 (2.66%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.06%) DigitalOcean
9 2 (1.06%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.21%) DNS
2 36 (19.15%) Firewall
3 29 (15.43%) TCP/IP
4 25 (13.30%) DHCP
5 20 (10.64%) VPN
6 15 (7.98%) Internet
7 10 (5.32%) LAN
7 10 (5.32%) VLAN
8 9 (4.79%) HTTP
9 8 (4.26%) BGP
9 8 (4.26%) SSL
10 7 (3.72%) Intranet
10 7 (3.72%) Network Security
11 6 (3.19%) OSPF
11 6 (3.19%) VoIP
11 6 (3.19%) WAN
12 5 (2.66%) RIP
12 5 (2.66%) SAN
13 4 (2.13%) EIGRP
13 4 (2.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (29.26%) MySQL
2 42 (22.34%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (12.77%) Redis
4 23 (12.23%) MongoDB
5 19 (10.11%) SQL Server
6 15 (7.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (6.91%) Big Data
7 13 (6.91%) Hadoop
7 13 (6.91%) Neo4j
7 13 (6.91%) NoSQL
7 13 (6.91%) Pentaho
8 5 (2.66%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.66%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.60%) CorVu
10 3 (1.60%) DB2
10 3 (1.60%) Infinispan
10 3 (1.60%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 45 (23.94%) Jenkins
2 18 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.51%) GitLab
4 13 (6.91%) Talend Open Studio
5 9 (4.79%) Maven
6 7 (3.72%) JIRA
6 7 (3.72%) Vagrant
7 6 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.19%) Subversion
8 5 (2.66%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.66%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.13%) Ant
10 2 (1.06%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.06%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.06%) WiX
11 1 (0.53%) GCC
General
1 28 (14.89%) Finance
2 9 (4.79%) Banking
3 8 (4.26%) Advertising
3 8 (4.26%) Automotive
3 8 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.66%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.13%) Law
5 4 (2.13%) Military
6 3 (1.60%) Games
6 3 (1.60%) Marketing
7 2 (1.06%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 51 (27.13%) Developer
2 30 (15.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (15.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 29 (15.43%) Administrator
4 28 (14.89%) Systems Administrator
5 27 (14.36%) Linux Administrator
5 27 (14.36%) Linux Engineer
5 27 (14.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 20 (10.64%) IT Support
7 18 (9.57%) DevOps Administrator
7 18 (9.57%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 16 (8.51%) Python Developer
8 16 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (7.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 13 (6.91%) AWS DevOps
10 13 (6.91%) Django Developer
10 13 (6.91%) Python/Django Developer
10 13 (6.91%) Support Engineer
11 11 (5.85%) AWS Engineer
11 11 (5.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.83%) HTML
1 26 (13.83%) Web Services
2 22 (11.70%) CSS
3 21 (11.17%) AngularJS
4 19 (10.11%) LAMP
5 18 (9.57%) Drools
5 18 (9.57%) Elastic Stack
5 18 (9.57%) jBPM
6 15 (7.98%) Node.js
6 15 (7.98%) RESTful
7 14 (7.45%) Celery
8 13 (6.91%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (6.91%) Apache Camel
8 13 (6.91%) Apache CXF
8 13 (6.91%) D3.js
8 13 (6.91%) Django
9 12 (6.38%) Flask
9 12 (6.38%) Spring
9 12 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (5.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.98%) Mobile App
4 13 (6.91%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (5.32%) Fintech
6 5 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.66%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (2.66%) Replication
7 4 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.13%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.60%) Clustering
8 3 (1.60%) PKI
9 2 (1.06%) NHS
9 2 (1.06%) Online Games
9 2 (1.06%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 188 (100.00%) Linux
2 92 (48.94%) CentOS
3 69 (36.70%) Windows
4 52 (27.66%) Debian
5 29 (15.43%) Windows Server
6 20 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (10.64%) Unix
7 17 (9.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (7.98%) Windows 10
9 13 (6.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (4.79%) Windows 7
11 7 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (2.13%) CoreOS
12 4 (2.13%) Fedora
12 4 (2.13%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.60%) Android
13 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.60%) Kali Linux
13 3 (1.60%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.98%) DevOps
2 39 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (18.62%) Scrum
4 29 (15.43%) TDD
5 22 (11.70%) Open Source
6 21 (11.17%) ITIL
7 20 (10.64%) Web Development
8 18 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (9.04%) BDD
9 17 (9.04%) Configuration Management
10 14 (7.45%) High Availability
10 14 (7.45%) ITIL V3
11 13 (6.91%) Microservices
11 13 (6.91%) OOP
11 13 (6.91%) Open Source Development
12 12 (6.38%) CRM
12 12 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (6.38%) Information Architecture
12 12 (6.38%) Unit Testing
12 12 (6.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (44.15%) Python
2 51 (27.13%) PHP
3 50 (26.60%) Bash Shell
4 44 (23.40%) SQL
5 34 (18.09%) PowerShell
6 33 (17.55%) Java
7 30 (15.96%) JavaScript
8 22 (11.70%) Perl
9 16 (8.51%) Ruby
10 13 (6.91%) Jython
11 11 (5.85%) PHP 5
12 7 (3.72%) C
12 7 (3.72%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.19%) Scala
14 4 (2.13%) C++
15 2 (1.06%) C#
15 2 (1.06%) Clojure
15 2 (1.06%) Groovy
16 1 (0.53%) Go
Qualifications
1 29 (15.43%) Degree
2 9 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.26%) MCSE
4 7 (3.72%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.13%) HND
7 3 (1.60%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.06%) CCNA
8 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.53%) CCNP
9 1 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.11%) SLA
2 16 (8.51%) QA
3 13 (6.91%) ISO 9001
4 12 (6.38%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.60%) ISO 22301
7 2 (1.06%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 59 (31.38%) Docker
2 42 (22.34%) Active Directory
3 31 (16.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (10.64%) Hyper-V
5 16 (8.51%) vSphere
6 13 (6.91%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.72%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.60%) KVM
9 2 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.06%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.06%) Xen
10 1 (0.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 61 (32.45%) Ansible
2 51 (27.13%) Puppet
3 47 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (10.11%) Kubernetes
5 10 (5.32%) Nagios
6 8 (4.26%) ZABBIX
7 7 (3.72%) FortiGate
7 7 (3.72%) Pingdom
8 5 (2.66%) Salt
9 4 (2.13%) Terraform
10 3 (1.60%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.60%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.60%) Kibana
10 3 (1.60%) logstash
10 3 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.60%) Nessus
10 3 (1.60%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.60%) Opsview
10 3 (1.60%) Rancher
10 3 (1.60%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (26.60%) VMware
2 46 (24.47%) Red Hat
3 28 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 22 (11.70%) Cisco
5 13 (6.91%) Talend
6 11 (5.85%) New Relic
6 11 (5.85%) Rackspace
6 11 (5.85%) Zend
7 9 (4.79%) Citrix
7 9 (4.79%) IBM
7 9 (4.79%) Juniper
8 8 (4.26%) CheckPoint
8 8 (4.26%) Oracle
9 4 (2.13%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.13%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (2.13%) Brocade
9 4 (2.13%) F5
10 3 (1.60%) FireEye
10 3 (1.60%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.60%) Splunk