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

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 383 366 382
Rank change year-on-year -17 +16 +58
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 158 183 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.16% 2.30% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 145 180 205
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,850 £26,000 £27,817
90th Percentile £79,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -3.85% +4.00%

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 7,321 7,967 10,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.12% 27.61% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6,021 6,857 8,680
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £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 22 October 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 October 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 -10 85 £50,000 +7.53% 11
Berkshire -13 62 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Hampshire +16 45 £50,000 +33.33% 8
Surrey +7 19 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Oxfordshire +6 15 £52,500 +23.53% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 8 £58,500 +6.36% 1
East Sussex -38 6 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Kent - 2 £57,500 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Linux
2 77 (48.73%) Python
3 62 (39.24%) CentOS
4 61 (38.61%) MySQL
5 54 (34.18%) Git (software)
5 54 (34.18%) DevOps
6 51 (32.28%) Ansible
6 51 (32.28%) Puppet
7 50 (31.65%) Jenkins
8 47 (29.75%) PostgreSQL
8 47 (29.75%) Amazon AWS
9 42 (26.58%) JavaScript
10 41 (25.95%) Bash Shell
11 39 (24.68%) Docker
11 39 (24.68%) Ruby
12 37 (23.42%) Red Hat
13 35 (22.15%) Java
14 34 (21.52%) Windows
15 33 (20.89%) SQL
15 33 (20.89%) Linux Command Line
16 32 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (19.62%) VMware
18 30 (18.99%) Apache
19 27 (17.09%) LAMP
19 27 (17.09%) nginx
20 26 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 26 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
20 26 (16.46%) Debian
21 25 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
21 25 (15.82%) HTML

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 30 (18.99%) Apache
2 27 (17.09%) nginx
3 21 (13.29%) Tomcat
4 17 (10.76%) IIS
5 9 (5.70%) MS Exchange
6 8 (5.06%) Confluence
6 8 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.06%) JBoss
7 7 (4.43%) OpenStack
8 5 (3.16%) WildFly
9 4 (2.53%) Apache Spark
9 4 (2.53%) Jupyter
10 3 (1.90%) CMS
10 3 (1.90%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.90%) Smallworld
10 3 (1.90%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.90%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.90%) WordPress
11 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (1.27%) Magento
3 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (29.75%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (8.86%) npm
4 12 (7.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (5.06%) Office 365
6 6 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (3.80%) Amazon S3
6 6 (3.80%) SaaS
7 5 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (2.53%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (2.53%) AWS CodePipeline
8 4 (2.53%) GitHub
8 4 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (2.53%) Slack
9 3 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.27%) Datadog
10 2 (1.27%) G Suite
10 2 (1.27%) PaaS
11 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.76%) DNS
1 17 (10.76%) Firewall
1 17 (10.76%) VPN
2 14 (8.86%) VoIP
3 11 (6.96%) SSH
4 9 (5.70%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (5.06%) H.323
5 8 (5.06%) ISDN
5 8 (5.06%) PBX
6 5 (3.16%) SAN
6 5 (3.16%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.53%) Internet
8 3 (1.90%) DHCP
8 3 (1.90%) LAN
8 3 (1.90%) WAN
9 2 (1.27%) Network Security
9 2 (1.27%) SMTP
10 1 (0.63%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (38.61%) MySQL
2 47 (29.75%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (13.29%) Redis
4 19 (12.03%) Big Data
5 16 (10.13%) SQL Server
6 10 (6.33%) MariaDB
7 9 (5.70%) NoSQL
8 8 (5.06%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (5.06%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.80%) Hadoop
10 6 (3.80%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.53%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.90%) Couchbase
13 2 (1.27%) GIS
13 2 (1.27%) InterSystems Cache
14 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.63%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 54 (34.18%) Git (software)
2 50 (31.65%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.03%) Vagrant
4 18 (11.39%) JIRA
5 14 (8.86%) Bower
5 14 (8.86%) gulp
5 14 (8.86%) Mocha
6 12 (7.59%) WiX
7 9 (5.70%) Cucumber
7 9 (5.70%) Subversion
8 6 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.16%) Travis CI
10 3 (1.90%) Ant
10 3 (1.90%) Maven
10 3 (1.90%) RSpec
10 3 (1.90%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.27%) CircleCI
11 2 (1.27%) Gradle
11 2 (1.27%) NetBeans
11 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (13.29%) Finance
2 10 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.70%) Marketing
4 7 (4.43%) Games
5 5 (3.16%) Banking
5 5 (3.16%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (31.01%) Developer
2 25 (15.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (12.03%) Linux Engineer
3 19 (12.03%) Software Developer
4 17 (10.76%) Administrator
5 16 (10.13%) Python Developer
5 16 (10.13%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.86%) Node.js Developer
7 11 (6.96%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (6.96%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.06%) Analyst
9 8 (5.06%) DBA
9 8 (5.06%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (5.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (5.06%) Open Source Developer
9 8 (5.06%) Support Technician
10 7 (4.43%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.43%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.09%) LAMP
2 25 (15.82%) HTML
3 23 (14.56%) CSS
4 20 (12.66%) AngularJS
5 18 (11.39%) jQuery
6 16 (10.13%) Celery
6 16 (10.13%) Node.js
7 15 (9.49%) HTML5
7 15 (9.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 14 (8.86%) AVA JavaScript Test Runner
8 14 (8.86%) SQLAlchemy
8 14 (8.86%) Vue.js
9 13 (8.23%) Middleware
10 12 (7.59%) Twisted
10 12 (7.59%) wxWidgets
11 9 (5.70%) Django
11 9 (5.70%) LEMP Stack
12 8 (5.06%) Web Services
13 7 (4.43%) REST
14 6 (3.80%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.89%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (6.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.80%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.80%) Replication
4 5 (3.16%) Life Science
4 5 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.27%) NHS
7 2 (1.27%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.27%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.63%) Clustering
8 1 (0.63%) EPoS
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) LPAR
8 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 158 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (39.24%) CentOS
3 34 (21.52%) Windows
4 26 (16.46%) Debian
4 26 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (13.92%) Unix
5 22 (13.92%) Windows Server
6 17 (10.76%) Windows 10
7 9 (5.70%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (5.06%) Windows Vista
9 7 (4.43%) Solaris
10 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (2.53%) AIX
11 4 (2.53%) FreeBSD
12 3 (1.90%) DC/OS
13 2 (1.27%) Android
13 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.27%) SUSE
13 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.18%) DevOps
2 32 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.92%) Open Source
4 21 (13.29%) Configuration Management
5 16 (10.13%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (9.49%) CRM
6 15 (9.49%) Deployment Automation
6 15 (9.49%) Scrum
7 14 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (8.86%) Task Automation
7 14 (8.86%) Web Development
8 12 (7.59%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (7.59%) ITIL
8 12 (7.59%) Software Engineering
8 12 (7.59%) Test Automation
9 11 (6.96%) Change Control
9 11 (6.96%) E-Commerce
10 10 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (6.33%) SDLC
10 10 (6.33%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (48.73%) Python
2 42 (26.58%) JavaScript
3 41 (25.95%) Bash Shell
4 39 (24.68%) Ruby
5 35 (22.15%) Java
6 33 (20.89%) SQL
7 24 (15.19%) PHP
8 21 (13.29%) Perl
9 20 (12.66%) C#
10 18 (11.39%) C
10 18 (11.39%) C++
11 14 (8.86%) ES6
12 11 (6.96%) PowerShell
12 11 (6.96%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.53%) Go
13 4 (2.53%) R
14 3 (1.90%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.27%) Rust
16 1 (0.63%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (6.96%) Degree
2 6 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.53%) ISEB
5 2 (1.27%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.27%) CCNA
5 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.27%) RHCE
5 2 (1.27%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.63%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) SLA
2 5 (3.16%) QA
3 4 (2.53%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.27%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.63%) GAMP
System Software
1 39 (24.68%) Docker
2 25 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (12.03%) Active Directory
4 13 (8.23%) Hyper-V
5 12 (7.59%) vSphere
6 6 (3.80%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (3.16%) iptables
8 4 (2.53%) KVM
9 3 (1.90%) Postfix
9 3 (1.90%) VirtualBox
9 3 (1.90%) Xen
9 3 (1.90%) XenServer
10 1 (0.63%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 51 (32.28%) Ansible
1 51 (32.28%) Puppet
2 26 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (10.76%) HAProxy
3 17 (10.76%) ZABBIX
4 10 (6.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (6.33%) Xymon
5 9 (5.70%) Nagios
6 8 (5.06%) Kubernetes
7 6 (3.80%) Terraform
8 5 (3.16%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (2.53%) Rundeck
9 4 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (1.90%) Galera Cluster
10 3 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (1.90%) Packer
10 3 (1.90%) Salt
11 2 (1.27%) Check_MK
11 2 (1.27%) Grafana
11 2 (1.27%) Plesk
Vendors
1 37 (23.42%) Red Hat
2 31 (19.62%) VMware
3 18 (11.39%) Oracle
4 9 (5.70%) Google
5 8 (5.06%) New Relic
6 6 (3.80%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.16%) Cisco
8 4 (2.53%) Percona
9 3 (1.90%) Apple
9 3 (1.90%) IBM
9 3 (1.90%) Infobright
9 3 (1.90%) Splunk
10 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.27%) EMC
10 2 (1.27%) Meraki
10 2 (1.27%) Peoplefluent
10 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.27%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.27%) Zend