Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 386 337 404
Rank change year-on-year -49 +67 +38
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 166 208 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.56% 0.71% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.23% 2.51% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 151 204 221
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,225 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -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 7,439 8,279 11,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.09% 28.23% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6,088 7,088 9,677
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +34 103 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Berkshire +24 84 £50,000 -12.66% 2
Hampshire -18 42 £70,000 +75.00% 9
Surrey -9 15 £70,000 +62.79% 6
Buckinghamshire +6 11 £42,500 -22.73%
Oxfordshire +2 8 £41,250 -19.51% 3
Kent +9 3 £57,500 +64.29% 1
East Sussex -56 3 £51,250 +13.89% 3
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (43.37%) Python
3 63 (37.95%) PostgreSQL
3 63 (37.95%) MySQL
3 63 (37.95%) Git (software)
4 62 (37.35%) Jenkins
5 57 (34.34%) DevOps
6 52 (31.33%) Ansible
7 48 (28.92%) Amazon AWS
7 48 (28.92%) CentOS
8 47 (28.31%) JavaScript
8 47 (28.31%) Docker
9 45 (27.11%) SQL
10 43 (25.90%) Puppet
11 39 (23.49%) Java
11 39 (23.49%) Windows
11 39 (23.49%) VMware
12 36 (21.69%) Linux Command Line
13 35 (21.08%) Bash Shell
14 34 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 34 (20.48%) Red Hat
15 33 (19.88%) HTML
15 33 (19.88%) Ruby
16 31 (18.67%) CSS
17 30 (18.07%) Vagrant
18 29 (17.47%) Microsoft Azure
19 28 (16.87%) Open Source
19 28 (16.87%) AngularJS
19 28 (16.87%) Finance
20 27 (16.27%) Apache

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 27 (16.27%) Apache
1 27 (16.27%) nginx
2 21 (12.65%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.23%) IIS
4 9 (5.42%) Confluence
4 9 (5.42%) JBoss
5 7 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.22%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.01%) WildFly
7 4 (2.41%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.41%) Jupyter
8 3 (1.81%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.81%) Smallworld
8 3 (1.81%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.20%) CMS
9 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (28.92%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (17.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (12.65%) npm
4 12 (7.23%) Amazon S3
5 10 (6.02%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (6.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 10 (6.02%) GitHub
6 8 (4.82%) Office 365
7 7 (4.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (3.01%) SaaS
9 5 (3.01%) Slack
10 4 (2.41%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (2.41%) Datadog
11 3 (1.81%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.60%) IaaS
12 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.64%) VPN
2 13 (7.83%) DNS
3 12 (7.23%) Firewall
4 11 (6.63%) SSH
5 10 (6.02%) VoIP
6 9 (5.42%) Network Security
7 7 (4.22%) LAN
7 7 (4.22%) SAN
7 7 (4.22%) WAN
8 5 (3.01%) DHCP
8 5 (3.01%) Internet
8 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.81%) H.323
9 3 (1.81%) ISDN
9 3 (1.81%) PBX
10 2 (1.20%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.20%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (37.95%) MySQL
1 63 (37.95%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (13.25%) Redis
3 16 (9.64%) Big Data
4 15 (9.04%) SQL Server
5 12 (7.23%) NoSQL
6 10 (6.02%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (6.02%) Hadoop
7 9 (5.42%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (3.61%) MariaDB
10 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.81%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.81%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.20%) GIS
13 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.60%) InfluxDB
13 1 (0.60%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 63 (37.95%) Git (software)
2 62 (37.35%) Jenkins
3 30 (18.07%) Vagrant
4 24 (14.46%) JIRA
5 21 (12.65%) Bower
5 21 (12.65%) gulp
5 21 (12.65%) Mocha
6 18 (10.84%) Cucumber
7 17 (10.24%) WiX
8 12 (7.23%) Subversion
9 8 (4.82%) Eclipse
10 7 (4.22%) Ant
10 7 (4.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (3.61%) IntelliJ
11 6 (3.61%) Selenium
12 4 (2.41%) Bitbucket
12 4 (2.41%) Travis CI
13 3 (1.81%) Maven
13 3 (1.81%) RSpec
14 2 (1.20%) NetBeans
General
1 28 (16.87%) Finance
2 9 (5.42%) Games
2 9 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.82%) Retail
4 7 (4.22%) Marketing
5 5 (3.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (39.16%) Developer
2 27 (16.27%) Senior Developer
3 25 (15.06%) Software Developer
4 24 (14.46%) Python Developer
5 22 (13.25%) Linux Engineer
6 21 (12.65%) Node.js Developer
7 20 (12.05%) Administrator
8 19 (11.45%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (7.83%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (7.23%) Software Tester
10 12 (7.23%) Tester
11 11 (6.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 10 (6.02%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (6.02%) Linux Administrator
12 10 (6.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 10 (6.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 10 (6.02%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 9 (5.42%) DBA
13 9 (5.42%) Manual Tester
13 9 (5.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.88%) HTML
2 31 (18.67%) CSS
3 28 (16.87%) AngularJS
4 26 (15.66%) jQuery
5 22 (13.25%) Node.js
6 21 (12.65%) AVA JavaScript Test Runner
6 21 (12.65%) Celery
6 21 (12.65%) HTML5
6 21 (12.65%) Vue.js
7 20 (12.05%) Ruby on Rails
8 19 (11.45%) SQLAlchemy
9 18 (10.84%) LAMP
9 18 (10.84%) Middleware
10 17 (10.24%) Twisted
10 17 (10.24%) wxWidgets
11 12 (7.23%) Django
11 12 (7.23%) Gherkin
12 11 (6.63%) REST
13 10 (6.02%) Elastic Stack
14 8 (4.82%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.69%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (4.22%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.22%) Replication
3 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.01%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.20%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) LPAR
7 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.60%) PKI
7 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 166 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (28.92%) CentOS
3 39 (23.49%) Windows
4 26 (15.66%) Debian
5 19 (11.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (9.64%) Unix
6 16 (9.64%) Windows Server
7 14 (8.43%) Windows 10
8 7 (4.22%) Android
8 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (3.01%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.41%) AIX
11 4 (2.41%) DC/OS
12 3 (1.81%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.81%) Solaris
12 3 (1.81%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.20%) SUSE
13 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.34%) DevOps
2 28 (16.87%) Open Source
3 26 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (13.86%) Test Automation
6 22 (13.25%) CRM
7 21 (12.65%) Scrum
7 21 (12.65%) Web Development
8 20 (12.05%) Cybersecurity
9 18 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (10.84%) Software Engineering
9 18 (10.84%) Task Automation
10 17 (10.24%) Configuration Management
11 13 (7.83%) BDD
11 13 (7.83%) Software Testing
12 12 (7.23%) Performance Testing
12 12 (7.23%) Scenario Testing
13 11 (6.63%) Change Control
13 11 (6.63%) High Availability
13 11 (6.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (43.37%) Python
2 47 (28.31%) JavaScript
3 45 (27.11%) SQL
4 39 (23.49%) Java
5 35 (21.08%) Bash Shell
6 33 (19.88%) Ruby
7 25 (15.06%) C
8 23 (13.86%) PHP
9 22 (13.25%) C#
10 21 (12.65%) ES6
11 14 (8.43%) C++
12 12 (7.23%) Perl
12 12 (7.23%) Shell Script
13 5 (3.01%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.41%) R
15 3 (1.81%) Go
16 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.60%) Groovy
17 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.60%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 12 (7.23%) Degree
2 10 (6.02%) ISEB
2 10 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.81%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.60%) CCIE
6 1 (0.60%) CCIE Data Center
6 1 (0.60%) CCNP
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.60%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.61%) SLA
2 4 (2.41%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.41%) QA
3 3 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.20%) GCP
4 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (28.31%) Docker
2 34 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.84%) vSphere
4 16 (9.64%) Active Directory
5 11 (6.63%) Hyper-V
6 7 (4.22%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (3.61%) KVM
8 5 (3.01%) iptables
9 4 (2.41%) VirtualBox
10 3 (1.81%) Postfix
10 3 (1.81%) Xen
10 3 (1.81%) XenServer
11 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.60%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 52 (31.33%) Ansible
2 43 (25.90%) Puppet
3 24 (14.46%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (13.25%) HAProxy
5 16 (9.64%) ZABBIX
6 12 (7.23%) Kubernetes
7 10 (6.02%) Docker Swarm
7 10 (6.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 10 (6.02%) Xymon
8 9 (5.42%) Nagios
9 7 (4.22%) Terraform
10 5 (3.01%) Packer
11 4 (2.41%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (1.81%) Kibana
12 3 (1.81%) logstash
12 3 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (1.81%) Prometheus
13 2 (1.20%) Nessus
13 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
13 2 (1.20%) Nmap
Vendors
1 39 (23.49%) VMware
2 34 (20.48%) Red Hat
3 14 (8.43%) Oracle
4 8 (4.82%) Cisco
4 8 (4.82%) Google
4 8 (4.82%) IBM
4 8 (4.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.61%) Juniper
5 6 (3.61%) New Relic
6 5 (3.01%) Splunk
7 4 (2.41%) Capita
7 4 (2.41%) EMC
8 3 (1.81%) Citrix
8 3 (1.81%) Infobright
8 3 (1.81%) Percona
8 3 (1.81%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.20%) F5
9 2 (1.20%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.20%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.20%) Veeam