Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 320 405
Rank change year-on-year -44 +85 +19
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 178 232 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.59% 0.79% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.36% 2.78% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 154 231 225
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% -3.49%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -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 7,546 8,349 11,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.08% 28.52% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6,284 7,141 9,824
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 +8 109 £50,000 -14.53% 16
Berkshire +20 89 £50,000 -9.09% 12
Hampshire -29 44 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Surrey -8 14 £67,500 +62.65% 4
Buckinghamshire -4 11 £39,000 -29.09%
Oxfordshire -10 9 £37,500 -40.00% 4
East Sussex -56 6 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Kent +4 4 £57,500 +35.29% 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 178 (100.00%) Linux
2 79 (44.38%) Jenkins
3 78 (43.82%) Python
4 75 (42.13%) MySQL
5 73 (41.01%) DevOps
6 68 (38.20%) Git (software)
7 61 (34.27%) PostgreSQL
7 61 (34.27%) Ansible
7 61 (34.27%) Docker
8 58 (32.58%) Amazon AWS
9 55 (30.90%) CentOS
10 52 (29.21%) JavaScript
10 52 (29.21%) SQL
11 49 (27.53%) Puppet
12 47 (26.40%) Java
13 46 (25.84%) Ruby
14 42 (23.60%) Bash Shell
15 40 (22.47%) Debian
15 40 (22.47%) VMware
16 38 (21.35%) HTML
16 38 (21.35%) Windows
17 37 (20.79%) Linux Command Line
18 36 (20.22%) Microsoft Azure
18 36 (20.22%) CSS
19 34 (19.10%) Finance
19 34 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
20 33 (18.54%) Apache
20 33 (18.54%) nginx
21 32 (17.98%) AngularJS
21 32 (17.98%) 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 33 (18.54%) Apache
1 33 (18.54%) nginx
2 25 (14.04%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.18%) OpenStack
4 10 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (5.06%) Confluence
5 9 (5.06%) JBoss
6 8 (4.49%) IIS
7 4 (2.25%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.25%) Jupyter
8 3 (1.69%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.69%) CMS
8 3 (1.69%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.69%) Smallworld
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.12%) WildFly
9 2 (1.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (32.58%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (20.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (11.24%) npm
4 15 (8.43%) Amazon S3
5 12 (6.74%) GitHub
6 10 (5.62%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (5.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (3.93%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (3.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (3.37%) Office 365
9 5 (2.81%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (2.81%) Datadog
9 5 (2.81%) SaaS
9 5 (2.81%) Slack
10 4 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.12%) Google Analytics
11 2 (1.12%) Serverless
12 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.87%) VPN
2 12 (6.74%) DNS
2 12 (6.74%) Network Security
3 11 (6.18%) SSH
4 10 (5.62%) Firewall
5 8 (4.49%) VoIP
6 7 (3.93%) LAN
6 7 (3.93%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.93%) WAN
7 5 (2.81%) DHCP
7 5 (2.81%) SAN
8 3 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.69%) Internet
8 3 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.12%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.12%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.12%) SSL
9 2 (1.12%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.56%) HSRP
10 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (42.13%) MySQL
2 61 (34.27%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (12.92%) NoSQL
4 21 (11.80%) MongoDB
4 21 (11.80%) Redis
5 12 (6.74%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (6.74%) Big Data
6 11 (6.18%) Hadoop
6 11 (6.18%) SQL Server
7 9 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.06%) MariaDB
8 8 (4.49%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.25%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.69%) GIS
10 3 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.56%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.56%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 79 (44.38%) Jenkins
2 68 (38.20%) Git (software)
3 30 (16.85%) Vagrant
4 21 (11.80%) gulp
4 21 (11.80%) JIRA
5 20 (11.24%) Bower
5 20 (11.24%) Mocha
6 17 (9.55%) Cucumber
6 17 (9.55%) Eclipse
6 17 (9.55%) WiX
7 14 (7.87%) Subversion
8 10 (5.62%) IntelliJ
8 10 (5.62%) Maven
8 10 (5.62%) Selenium
9 9 (5.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (4.49%) Ant
11 5 (2.81%) Bitbucket
12 4 (2.25%) TeamCity
12 4 (2.25%) Travis CI
13 3 (1.69%) RSpec
General
1 34 (19.10%) Finance
2 11 (6.18%) Retail
3 9 (5.06%) Games
3 9 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.93%) Marketing
5 5 (2.81%) Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 75 (42.13%) Developer
2 30 (16.85%) Senior Developer
3 28 (15.73%) DevOps Engineer
4 27 (15.17%) Administrator
5 24 (13.48%) Python Developer
5 24 (13.48%) Software Developer
6 20 (11.24%) Node.js Developer
6 20 (11.24%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (10.11%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (8.99%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (8.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 14 (7.87%) Java Developer
11 13 (7.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 12 (6.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 12 (6.74%) Software Tester
12 12 (6.74%) Tester
13 9 (5.06%) DBA
13 9 (5.06%) Manual Tester
13 9 (5.06%) Software Engineer
13 9 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.35%) HTML
2 36 (20.22%) CSS
3 32 (17.98%) AngularJS
4 25 (14.04%) jQuery
5 21 (11.80%) Celery
5 21 (11.80%) HTML5
5 21 (11.80%) Node.js
5 21 (11.80%) Ruby on Rails
6 20 (11.24%) AVA JavaScript Test Runner
6 20 (11.24%) SQLAlchemy
6 20 (11.24%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 17 (9.55%) LAMP
7 17 (9.55%) Twisted
8 16 (8.99%) REST
8 16 (8.99%) wxWidgets
9 15 (8.43%) Middleware
10 14 (7.87%) Java EE
11 13 (7.30%) Elastic Stack
11 13 (7.30%) Gherkin
12 12 (6.74%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.79%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.93%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.81%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.81%) Replication
6 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.12%) Clustering
7 2 (1.12%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 178 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (30.90%) CentOS
3 40 (22.47%) Debian
4 38 (21.35%) Windows
5 29 (16.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (11.80%) Unix
7 14 (7.87%) Windows Server
8 11 (6.18%) Windows 10
9 8 (4.49%) Android
10 6 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (2.25%) DC/OS
13 3 (1.69%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (1.69%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.12%) Kali Linux
14 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.56%) Fedora
15 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (41.01%) DevOps
2 34 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (17.42%) Test Automation
4 29 (16.29%) Configuration Management
5 27 (15.17%) Scrum
6 26 (14.61%) Web Development
7 24 (13.48%) CRM
8 23 (12.92%) Open Source
9 22 (12.36%) Software Engineering
10 20 (11.24%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (10.67%) Task Automation
12 18 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (8.43%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (7.30%) BDD
14 13 (7.30%) High Availability
14 13 (7.30%) Microservices
14 13 (7.30%) Software Testing
15 12 (6.74%) Performance Testing
15 12 (6.74%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (43.82%) Python
2 52 (29.21%) JavaScript
2 52 (29.21%) SQL
3 47 (26.40%) Java
4 46 (25.84%) Ruby
5 42 (23.60%) Bash Shell
6 24 (13.48%) PHP
7 22 (12.36%) C
8 20 (11.24%) ES6
8 20 (11.24%) Perl
9 19 (10.67%) C#
10 13 (7.30%) C++
11 12 (6.74%) Go
11 12 (6.74%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.25%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.25%) R
13 3 (1.69%) Scala
14 2 (1.12%) Apex Code
14 2 (1.12%) Groovy
14 2 (1.12%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (5.62%) ISEB
2 9 (5.06%) Degree
3 8 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.12%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.56%) CCIE
7 1 (0.56%) CCIE Data Center
7 1 (0.56%) CCNP
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.37%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) GCP
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (34.27%) Docker
2 32 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.11%) vSphere
4 14 (7.87%) Active Directory
5 9 (5.06%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.25%) iptables
6 4 (2.25%) VirtualBox
7 3 (1.69%) KVM
7 3 (1.69%) Postfix
7 3 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 61 (34.27%) Ansible
2 49 (27.53%) Puppet
3 31 (17.42%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (11.24%) HAProxy
5 19 (10.67%) Kubernetes
6 14 (7.87%) ZABBIX
7 10 (5.62%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (5.06%) Terraform
9 8 (4.49%) Nagios
10 7 (3.93%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 7 (3.93%) Rancher
10 7 (3.93%) Xymon
11 6 (3.37%) Kibana
11 6 (3.37%) Packer
12 5 (2.81%) logstash
13 4 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (1.69%) Grafana
14 3 (1.69%) Prometheus
15 2 (1.12%) Galera Cluster
15 2 (1.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (22.47%) VMware
2 28 (15.73%) Red Hat
3 20 (11.24%) Oracle
4 10 (5.62%) Google
5 9 (5.06%) Cisco
6 8 (4.49%) IBM
6 8 (4.49%) Juniper
7 6 (3.37%) Microsoft
8 5 (2.81%) New Relic
8 5 (2.81%) SaltStack
8 5 (2.81%) Splunk
9 4 (2.25%) Capita
10 3 (1.69%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.69%) Citrix
10 3 (1.69%) EMC
10 3 (1.69%) Infobright
10 3 (1.69%) Percona
11 2 (1.12%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.12%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.12%) Veeam