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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 262 329 344
Rank change year-on-year +67 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 136 119 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.91% 0.61% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.25% 2.01% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 130 112 102
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  

Ubuntu is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4180 5910 6058
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.88% 30.35% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3613 5135 5079
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,075
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Ubuntu as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +51 40 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hampshire +24 38 £40,000 +19.40% 6
East Sussex +17 21 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Surrey +36 16 £40,000 -27.27%
Kent - 11 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +3 10 £63,750 +50.00%
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ubuntu also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 225 (100.00%) Linux
2 107 (47.56%) Python
3 95 (42.22%) MySQL
4 80 (35.56%) CentOS
4 80 (35.56%) DevOps
5 70 (31.11%) Debian
5 70 (31.11%) Bash Shell
6 69 (30.67%) Puppet
7 68 (30.22%) Apache
8 63 (28.00%) Ansible
9 61 (27.11%) Red Hat
10 58 (25.78%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (24.44%) PHP
12 52 (23.11%) Opscode Chef
13 50 (22.22%) Jenkins
14 48 (21.33%) Git (software)
15 47 (20.89%) Scrum
16 46 (20.44%) Windows
17 45 (20.00%) nginx
18 43 (19.11%) Open Source
19 37 (16.44%) Perl
19 37 (16.44%) Configuration Management
19 37 (16.44%) VMware
19 37 (16.44%) LAMP
19 37 (16.44%) Ruby
20 33 (14.67%) PostgreSQL
21 32 (14.22%) Java
21 32 (14.22%) VMware Infrastructure
21 32 (14.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 31 (13.78%) OpenStack

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 68 (30.22%) Apache
2 45 (20.00%) nginx
3 31 (13.78%) OpenStack
4 22 (9.78%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 13 (5.78%) uWSGI
7 10 (4.44%) MS Exchange
8 7 (3.11%) Apache Solr
8 7 (3.11%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (3.11%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.67%) Drupal
10 5 (2.22%) IIS
11 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (1.33%) Jetty
11 3 (1.33%) WordPress
12 2 (0.89%) Kentico
12 2 (0.89%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.00%) SaaS
3 6 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.78%) Office 365
6 3 (1.33%) Datadog
6 3 (1.33%) G Suite
6 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.89%) Firebase
8 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.44%) Heroku
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.78%) DNS
2 27 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.22%) LDAP
4 13 (5.78%) Firewall
4 13 (5.78%) SAN
5 12 (5.33%) DHCP
6 11 (4.89%) VLAN
7 7 (3.11%) BGP
7 7 (3.11%) SSH
7 7 (3.11%) VPN
8 6 (2.67%) HTTP
8 6 (2.67%) Internet
8 6 (2.67%) SSL
9 5 (2.22%) Network Security
10 4 (1.78%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.78%) SMTP
10 4 (1.78%) tcpdump
10 4 (1.78%) VoIP
11 3 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.89%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (42.22%) MySQL
2 33 (14.67%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (8.44%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 15 (6.67%) Redis
5 14 (6.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (6.22%) MariaDB
6 13 (5.78%) NoSQL
7 12 (5.33%) SQL Server
8 10 (4.44%) Neo4j
8 10 (4.44%) Pentaho
9 8 (3.56%) Big Data
10 5 (2.22%) KDB
11 4 (1.78%) SQLite
12 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.89%) CouchDB
13 2 (0.89%) DB2
14 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 50 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 48 (21.33%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.78%) GitLab
4 11 (4.89%) Subversion
5 10 (4.44%) JIRA
5 10 (4.44%) Talend Open Studio
6 9 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.11%) JMeter
7 7 (3.11%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.11%) Vagrant
8 6 (2.67%) Maven
9 5 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.22%) Bower
9 5 (2.22%) Grunt
9 5 (2.22%) Trac
10 4 (1.78%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.33%) PhpStorm
11 3 (1.33%) Sublime Text
12 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (6.67%) Electronics
2 8 (3.56%) Marketing
3 5 (2.22%) Games
3 5 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.33%) Finance
4 3 (1.33%) Italian Language
5 2 (0.89%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Front Office
6 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (34.22%) Administrator
2 76 (33.78%) Systems Administrator
3 63 (28.00%) Linux Administrator
4 62 (27.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 46 (20.44%) Developer
6 37 (16.44%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 27 (12.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 24 (10.67%) Systems Engineer
10 22 (9.78%) DevOps Engineer
11 20 (8.89%) DevOps Administrator
12 18 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
13 16 (7.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 15 (6.67%) Software Engineer
15 11 (4.89%) Open Source Developer
15 11 (4.89%) Python Developer
15 11 (4.89%) Support Engineer
16 9 (4.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
16 9 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 9 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.44%) LAMP
2 24 (10.67%) AngularJS
3 20 (8.89%) Web Services
4 19 (8.44%) HTML
5 17 (7.56%) CSS
5 17 (7.56%) Node.js
6 16 (7.11%) jQuery
6 16 (7.11%) Phusion Passenger
7 13 (5.78%) Celery
7 13 (5.78%) Django
7 13 (5.78%) Flask
7 13 (5.78%) RESTful
8 10 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
8 10 (4.44%) Apache Camel
8 10 (4.44%) Apache CXF
8 10 (4.44%) D3.js
8 10 (4.44%) Drools
8 10 (4.44%) jBPM
9 9 (4.00%) Backbone.js
9 9 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.78%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.89%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (3.56%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (3.56%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (3.56%) Replication
5 6 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.22%) Clustering
6 5 (2.22%) Fintech
6 5 (2.22%) User Experience
7 4 (1.78%) iPad
8 3 (1.33%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 225 (100.00%) Linux
2 80 (35.56%) CentOS
3 70 (31.11%) Debian
4 46 (20.44%) Windows
5 32 (14.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (9.78%) Windows Server
7 21 (9.33%) Unix
8 17 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (3.56%) Mac OS
11 7 (3.11%) Windows 10
12 6 (2.67%) Android
13 5 (2.22%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.78%) VMS
14 4 (1.78%) Windows 7
15 3 (1.33%) AIX
15 3 (1.33%) Fedora
15 3 (1.33%) SUSE
15 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (35.56%) DevOps
2 58 (25.78%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (20.89%) Scrum
4 43 (19.11%) Open Source
5 37 (16.44%) Configuration Management
6 25 (11.11%) TDD
7 21 (9.33%) Software Engineering
8 18 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 13 (5.78%) Information Architecture
9 13 (5.78%) Web Development
10 12 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.33%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.33%) Open Source Development
11 10 (4.44%) BDD
12 9 (4.00%) OOP
13 8 (3.56%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (3.11%) Continuous Delivery
14 7 (3.11%) ITIL
14 7 (3.11%) Logistics
15 6 (2.67%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 107 (47.56%) Python
2 70 (31.11%) Bash Shell
3 55 (24.44%) PHP
4 37 (16.44%) Perl
4 37 (16.44%) Ruby
5 32 (14.22%) Java
6 28 (12.44%) SQL
7 24 (10.67%) JavaScript
8 14 (6.22%) C++
9 10 (4.44%) Jython
10 5 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
10 5 (2.22%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.78%) C
12 3 (1.33%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.33%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.89%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.44%) C#
14 1 (0.44%) C-shell
14 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (11.11%) Degree
2 16 (7.11%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.78%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.00%) CCNA
4 9 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.11%) MCSE
5 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.33%) CCENT
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.22%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (14.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (12.89%) KVM
3 26 (11.56%) Docker
4 23 (10.22%) Xen
5 19 (8.44%) Active Directory
6 17 (7.56%) Hyper-V
7 13 (5.78%) Varnish
8 10 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.22%) NFS
9 5 (2.22%) VirtualBox
10 4 (1.78%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (1.33%) Ceph
11 3 (1.33%) Gluster
11 3 (1.33%) Postfix
12 2 (0.89%) Squid
12 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.89%) vSphere
12 2 (0.89%) XenServer
13 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 69 (30.67%) Puppet
2 63 (28.00%) Ansible
3 52 (23.11%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (10.67%) Nagios
5 17 (7.56%) HAProxy
6 9 (4.00%) Capistrano
6 9 (4.00%) Galera Cluster
7 8 (3.56%) Cobbler
7 8 (3.56%) logstash
8 7 (3.11%) Terraform
9 5 (2.22%) Kubernetes
10 4 (1.78%) cPanel
10 4 (1.78%) FreeIPA
10 4 (1.78%) Packer
11 3 (1.33%) Salt
11 3 (1.33%) Sysdig
11 3 (1.33%) vMotion
11 3 (1.33%) WSUS
12 2 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (27.11%) Red Hat
2 37 (16.44%) VMware
3 17 (7.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.89%) Juniper
5 10 (4.44%) Cisco
5 10 (4.44%) Talend
6 9 (4.00%) Percona
7 8 (3.56%) Google
7 8 (3.56%) HP
8 7 (3.11%) New Relic
9 5 (2.22%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.33%) Apple
10 3 (1.33%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (1.33%) Brocade
10 3 (1.33%) CommVault
11 2 (0.89%) EMC
11 2 (0.89%) NetApp
11 2 (0.89%) Oracle
11 2 (0.89%) Sybase
11 2 (0.89%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Salary based on expertise
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits + Flexable working
Posted: 27 days ago