Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 382 348 444
Rank change year-on-year -34 +96 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 179 223 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.71% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.10% 2.55% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 161 208 222
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £32,500 £21,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £59,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 8,505 8,753 11,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.95% 27.85% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7,289 7,432 10,429
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 February 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 22 February 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 +59 93 £48,000 -12.73% 19
Berkshire +41 76 £50,000 -2.91% 10
Hampshire -23 51 £37,500 -4.46% 2
Surrey -36 16 £55,000 +27.91% 4
East Sussex -49 14 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 9 £37,500 - 4
Oxfordshire -19 8 £47,500 -24.00% 5
West Sussex - 5 £60,000 -
Kent +14 4 £53,500 +12.63%
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 179 (100.00%) Linux
2 89 (49.72%) CentOS
3 84 (46.93%) MySQL
4 64 (35.75%) Python
4 64 (35.75%) Jenkins
4 64 (35.75%) DevOps
5 60 (33.52%) Ansible
6 58 (32.40%) Amazon AWS
7 53 (29.61%) JavaScript
8 52 (29.05%) Docker
9 51 (28.49%) PHP
10 50 (27.93%) Bash Shell
11 48 (26.82%) Puppet
11 48 (26.82%) Opscode Chef
11 48 (26.82%) Debian
12 47 (26.26%) HTML
12 47 (26.26%) CSS
13 46 (25.70%) Apache
14 45 (25.14%) SQL
14 45 (25.14%) Git (software)
15 44 (24.58%) Windows
16 39 (21.79%) Finance
17 37 (20.67%) Ruby
17 37 (20.67%) Web Development
17 37 (20.67%) Microsoft Azure
18 36 (20.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 36 (20.11%) Red Hat
19 35 (19.55%) Java
19 35 (19.55%) LAMP
20 33 (18.44%) VMware

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 46 (25.70%) Apache
2 33 (18.44%) nginx
3 20 (11.17%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (9.50%) Tomcat
5 16 (8.94%) OpenStack
6 9 (5.03%) Confluence
7 8 (4.47%) IIS
8 6 (3.35%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.68%) Apache Solr
9 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.12%) CMS
10 2 (1.12%) JBoss
10 2 (1.12%) uWSGI
10 2 (1.12%) WordPress
11 1 (0.56%) Drupal
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.56%) Smallworld
11 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 58 (32.40%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (20.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.70%) Amazon S3
4 10 (5.59%) GitHub
5 9 (5.03%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (4.47%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (4.47%) Office 365
7 7 (3.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (3.91%) npm
8 5 (2.79%) SaaS
9 4 (2.23%) AWS OpsWorks
10 2 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.12%) Datadog
10 2 (1.12%) Firebase
10 2 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.56%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.56%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.53%) DNS
2 19 (10.61%) Firewall
3 18 (10.06%) VPN
4 16 (8.94%) DHCP
5 15 (8.38%) TCP/IP
6 11 (6.15%) Network Security
7 9 (5.03%) VoIP
8 8 (4.47%) LAN
9 7 (3.91%) HTTP
9 7 (3.91%) VLAN
9 7 (3.91%) WAN
10 6 (3.35%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.79%) PBX
11 5 (2.79%) SSL
12 4 (2.23%) BGP
12 4 (2.23%) EIGRP
12 4 (2.23%) Internet
12 4 (2.23%) MPLS
12 4 (2.23%) OSPF
12 4 (2.23%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (46.93%) MySQL
2 32 (17.88%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (13.97%) NoSQL
4 22 (12.29%) MongoDB
5 18 (10.06%) Redis
6 11 (6.15%) MariaDB
7 9 (5.03%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.91%) RDBMS
9 6 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (2.79%) Big Data
10 5 (2.79%) Hadoop
11 4 (2.23%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (2.23%) Neo4j
11 4 (2.23%) Pentaho
12 2 (1.12%) CouchDB
12 2 (1.12%) SQL Server
13 1 (0.56%) DB2
13 1 (0.56%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 64 (35.75%) Jenkins
2 45 (25.14%) Git (software)
3 18 (10.06%) Maven
4 16 (8.94%) Eclipse
4 16 (8.94%) Vagrant
5 13 (7.26%) Subversion
6 11 (6.15%) JIRA
7 10 (5.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (4.47%) gulp
8 8 (4.47%) WiX
9 7 (3.91%) Bower
9 7 (3.91%) IntelliJ
9 7 (3.91%) Mocha
9 7 (3.91%) TeamCity
10 6 (3.35%) GitLab
11 5 (2.79%) Ant
11 5 (2.79%) Selenium
11 5 (2.79%) Travis CI
12 3 (1.68%) Gradle
13 2 (1.12%) Grunt
General
1 39 (21.79%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Advertising
2 7 (3.91%) Marketing
3 6 (3.35%) Automotive
4 4 (2.23%) Retail
5 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.12%) Electronics
6 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (36.31%) Developer
2 37 (20.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (14.53%) Administrator
4 24 (13.41%) Systems Administrator
5 19 (10.61%) PHP Developer
6 17 (9.50%) Java Developer
6 17 (9.50%) Linux Administrator
7 16 (8.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.26%) Linux Engineer
8 13 (7.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 13 (7.26%) Senior Developer
9 12 (6.70%) Python Developer
9 12 (6.70%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (6.15%) IT Support
10 11 (6.15%) Support Engineer
11 9 (5.03%) Java Web Developer
11 9 (5.03%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 7 (3.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (26.26%) CSS
1 47 (26.26%) HTML
2 35 (19.55%) LAMP
3 27 (15.08%) AngularJS
4 22 (12.29%) jQuery
5 21 (11.73%) HTML5
6 20 (11.17%) Symfony
6 20 (11.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 19 (10.61%) Elastic Stack
8 16 (8.94%) Java EE
9 15 (8.38%) Drools
9 15 (8.38%) jBPM
10 14 (7.82%) Web Services
11 13 (7.26%) CSS3
11 13 (7.26%) LEMP Stack
11 13 (7.26%) Node.js
11 13 (7.26%) React
11 13 (7.26%) XML
12 12 (6.70%) REST
13 11 (6.15%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.94%) Fintech
2 14 (7.82%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (6.70%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.59%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.91%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.79%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.23%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.23%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.68%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.68%) Replication
10 2 (1.12%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.56%) Clustering
11 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.56%) Online Games
11 1 (0.56%) PACS
11 1 (0.56%) PKI
11 1 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 179 (100.00%) Linux
2 89 (49.72%) CentOS
3 48 (26.82%) Debian
4 44 (24.58%) Windows
5 36 (20.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (13.97%) Unix
7 23 (12.85%) Windows Server
8 15 (8.38%) Windows 10
9 9 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (4.47%) Windows 7
11 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (3.35%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.79%) Android
13 5 (2.79%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.68%) Kali Linux
14 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (1.12%) Fedora
15 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.75%) DevOps
2 37 (20.67%) Web Development
3 32 (17.88%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.64%) Configuration Management
4 28 (15.64%) CRM
5 22 (12.29%) Scrum
6 21 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (11.17%) OOP
7 20 (11.17%) Test Automation
8 19 (10.61%) MVC
9 18 (10.06%) Open Source
10 17 (9.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (8.94%) Microservices
12 13 (7.26%) Web Application Development
13 12 (6.70%) ITIL
13 12 (6.70%) Task Automation
14 11 (6.15%) Software Engineering
14 11 (6.15%) Stochastic Modelling
15 10 (5.59%) TDD
16 9 (5.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 64 (35.75%) Python
2 53 (29.61%) JavaScript
3 51 (28.49%) PHP
4 50 (27.93%) Bash Shell
5 45 (25.14%) SQL
6 37 (20.67%) Ruby
7 35 (19.55%) Java
8 24 (13.41%) Perl
9 19 (10.61%) PHP 5
10 11 (6.15%) Go
10 11 (6.15%) PowerShell
11 10 (5.59%) C
11 10 (5.59%) C#
12 9 (5.03%) Scala
13 7 (3.91%) ES6
13 7 (3.91%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.23%) Jython
15 3 (1.68%) C++
15 3 (1.68%) Groovy
16 2 (1.12%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (6.15%) Degree
2 6 (3.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.23%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.68%) HND
5 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.26%) SLA
2 5 (2.79%) QA
3 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.12%) PA-DSS
3 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.56%) DICOM
System Software
1 52 (29.05%) Docker
2 23 (12.85%) Active Directory
3 21 (11.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (10.06%) Hyper-V
5 12 (6.70%) vSphere
6 6 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.68%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.12%) KVM
9 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 60 (33.52%) Ansible
2 48 (26.82%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (26.82%) Puppet
3 22 (12.29%) Kubernetes
4 11 (6.15%) Rancher
5 10 (5.59%) Nagios
6 8 (4.47%) HAProxy
7 7 (3.91%) Kibana
7 7 (3.91%) Salt
7 7 (3.91%) Terraform
8 6 (3.35%) logstash
8 6 (3.35%) ZABBIX
9 4 (2.23%) Galera Cluster
10 3 (1.68%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.68%) Nessus
10 3 (1.68%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.68%) Nmap
10 3 (1.68%) SCCM
10 3 (1.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (20.11%) Red Hat
2 33 (18.44%) VMware
3 19 (10.61%) Zend
4 15 (8.38%) Oracle
5 14 (7.82%) Cisco
6 9 (5.03%) Citrix
6 9 (5.03%) Juniper
7 8 (4.47%) SaltStack
8 7 (3.91%) New Relic
8 7 (3.91%) Rackspace
9 6 (3.35%) Google
10 5 (2.79%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.23%) AppDynamics
11 4 (2.23%) IBM
11 4 (2.23%) Splunk
11 4 (2.23%) Talend
12 3 (1.68%) FireEye
12 3 (1.68%) Palo Alto
12 3 (1.68%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.68%) Veeam