Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 359 269 391
Rank change year-on-year -90 +122 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 88 63 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.63% 0.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 2.80% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 63 80
10th Percentile £28,775 £35,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,469 £41,250 £29,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -14.29%
75th Percentile £66,875 £60,000 £55,313
90th Percentile £79,750 £65,000 £60,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -9.52%

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 3,658 2,247 5,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.59% 22.45% 25.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,563 1,834 4,882
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
75th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ubuntu as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ubuntu in the South East.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in the South East

Ubuntu
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ubuntu in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -28 56 £60,000 - 8
Berkshire -22 28 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Oxfordshire - 15 £75,000 - 2
Surrey -52 14 £45,000 +45.16%
Buckinghamshire - 13 £43,750 - 5
Hampshire -119 12 £62,500 +38.89% 1
Kent - 4 £29,000 - 2
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 88 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (53.41%) AWS
4 44 (50.00%) Python
5 41 (46.59%) DevOps
6 40 (45.45%) Azure
7 34 (38.64%) CentOS
8 32 (36.36%) Software Engineering
8 32 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
10 27 (30.68%) CSS
10 27 (30.68%) Security Cleared
11 24 (27.27%) SC Cleared
12 22 (25.00%) PostGIS
12 22 (25.00%) Leaflet
12 22 (25.00%) Windows
12 22 (25.00%) HTTP
12 22 (25.00%) GIS
12 22 (25.00%) React
12 22 (25.00%) QGIS
12 22 (25.00%) GeoServer
12 22 (25.00%) OpenLayers
13 21 (23.86%) Git (software)
14 20 (22.73%) Red Hat
15 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
16 18 (20.45%) Social Skills
17 17 (19.32%) DNS
18 16 (18.18%) Docker
19 15 (17.05%) DHCP
19 15 (17.05%) Microsoft

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 22 (25.00%) GeoServer
2 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.41%) Apache
3 3 (3.41%) Confluence
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.14%) nginx
4 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 47 (53.41%) AWS
2 40 (45.45%) Azure
3 13 (14.77%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (7.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.55%) Azure Monitor
7 3 (3.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.41%) SaaS
7 3 (3.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.27%) Azure Storage
8 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.27%) CloudFront
8 2 (2.27%) GCP
8 2 (2.27%) IaaS
8 2 (2.27%) PaaS
9 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.00%) HTTP
2 17 (19.32%) DNS
3 15 (17.05%) DHCP
4 8 (9.09%) VPN
5 6 (6.82%) Firewall
6 4 (4.55%) BGP
6 4 (4.55%) DMARC
6 4 (4.55%) OSPF
7 2 (2.27%) IPv6
7 2 (2.27%) LAN
7 2 (2.27%) MPLS
7 2 (2.27%) NAS
7 2 (2.27%) Network Security
7 2 (2.27%) SAN
7 2 (2.27%) SSL
7 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.27%) VLAN
7 2 (2.27%) WAN
7 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.14%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (25.00%) GIS
2 22 (25.00%) QGIS
3 13 (14.77%) Redis
4 11 (12.50%) MySQL
5 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) InfluxDB
7 1 (1.14%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (23.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.23%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.95%) JIRA
4 4 (4.55%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.55%) Subversion
5 3 (3.41%) GitLab
6 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.14%) Emacs
7 1 (1.14%) git-flow
7 1 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (20.45%) Social Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Public Sector
2 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Finance
4 1 (1.14%) Fire and Rescue
4 1 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Law
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Military
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (35.23%) Software Engineer
2 22 (25.00%) Geospatial Engineer
3 13 (14.77%) Administrator
4 10 (11.36%) Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Backend Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Magento Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
9 4 (4.55%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 3 (3.41%) IT Engineer
11 2 (2.27%) Python Engineer
11 2 (2.27%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.68%) CSS
2 22 (25.00%) Leaflet
2 22 (25.00%) OpenLayers
2 22 (25.00%) PostGIS
2 22 (25.00%) React
3 9 (10.23%) Laravel
4 7 (7.95%) HTML
5 6 (6.82%) SAML
5 6 (6.82%) SOAP
6 4 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (4.55%) LDAP
6 4 (4.55%) REST
6 4 (4.55%) RESTful
6 4 (4.55%) Vue.js
6 4 (4.55%) Web Services
7 3 (3.41%) LAMP
8 2 (2.27%) Kafka
8 2 (2.27%) Node.js
8 2 (2.27%) WebSockets
8 2 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Fibre Optics
1 9 (10.23%) Legacy Code
1 9 (10.23%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.68%) EPoS
4 4 (4.55%) Biotechnology
4 4 (4.55%) PKI
4 4 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.27%) Clustering
6 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.27%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.14%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (38.64%) CentOS
3 22 (25.00%) Windows
4 15 (17.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 10 (11.36%) Debian
7 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (4.55%) Mac OS
8 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (2.27%) Unix
10 1 (1.14%) Android
10 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.14%) Solaris
10 1 (1.14%) VMS
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (46.59%) DevOps
3 32 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 13 (14.77%) Test Automation
5 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 10 (11.36%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (11.36%) OO
7 9 (10.23%) Clean Code
7 9 (10.23%) Deep Learning
7 9 (10.23%) Edge AI
7 9 (10.23%) Integration Testing
7 9 (10.23%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (10.23%) Machine Learning
7 9 (10.23%) Multithreading
7 9 (10.23%) Signal Processing
7 9 (10.23%) System Testing
7 9 (10.23%) Use Case
8 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
8 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) Python
2 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.50%) C++
4 10 (11.36%) PHP
5 9 (10.23%) SQL
6 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.55%) Bash
7 4 (4.55%) Java
7 4 (4.55%) R
8 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.27%) C
9 2 (2.27%) C#
10 1 (1.14%) Java 8
10 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (30.68%) Security Cleared
2 24 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) AWS Certification
3 7 (7.95%) Degree
4 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (4.55%) JNCIA
5 4 (4.55%) MCSE
6 1 (1.14%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.14%) CCNA
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.14%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
6 1 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) GDPR
1 1 (1.14%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
2 16 (18.18%) Docker
3 5 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.55%) vSphere
5 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.27%) Firmware
6 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.14%) KVM
7 1 (1.14%) NFS
7 1 (1.14%) Openswan
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.14%) Samba
7 1 (1.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (15.91%) Kubernetes
2 11 (12.50%) Ansible
3 10 (11.36%) Terraform
4 5 (5.68%) Jamf Pro
4 5 (5.68%) SCCM
4 5 (5.68%) SCOM
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.27%) Galera Cluster
6 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.27%) Puppet
6 2 (2.27%) WSUS
6 2 (2.27%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.14%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (1.14%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.14%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.14%) QRadar
7 1 (1.14%) Salt
7 1 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (22.73%) Red Hat
2 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) Cisco
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 5 (5.68%) Veeam
5 4 (4.55%) Juniper
5 4 (4.55%) Nasuni
5 4 (4.55%) Zerto
6 3 (3.41%) Nokia
7 2 (2.27%) EMC
7 2 (2.27%) Oracle
8 1 (1.14%) Apple
8 1 (1.14%) Aruba
8 1 (1.14%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.14%) Dell
8 1 (1.14%) Mitel
8 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.14%) Sophos
8 1 (1.14%) Sun
8 1 (1.14%) Symantec