Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
England > South East
6 months to
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 411 381 340
Rank change year-on-year -30 -41 +93
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 113 174 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.55% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.69% 2.10% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 97 148 212
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 6,699 8,291 8,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.15% 26.21% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5,448 6,944 7,281
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 2019. 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 +16 66 £58,500 +17.00% 8
Berkshire +5 61 £58,500 +17.00% 4
Surrey +44 38 £32,500 -43.48% 2
Hampshire -36 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxfordshire +32 4 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £34,114 +31.21% 1
East Sussex +3 1 £65,000 +18.18%
West Sussex -21 1 £30,000 -50.00% 2
Ubuntu
England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2019, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (44.25%) Python
3 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (31.86%) Git (software)
5 35 (30.97%) CentOS
5 35 (30.97%) Unix
6 34 (30.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 33 (29.20%) Test Automation
8 32 (28.32%) JavaScript
8 32 (28.32%) SQL
9 31 (27.43%) Windows
10 29 (25.66%) Java
10 29 (25.66%) Ansible
10 29 (25.66%) Docker
11 26 (23.01%) PHP
12 25 (22.12%) VMware
12 25 (22.12%) DevOps
13 24 (21.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 24 (21.24%) Amazon AWS
14 23 (20.35%) Bash Shell
14 23 (20.35%) Atlassian
14 23 (20.35%) MVC
15 22 (19.47%) SOAP
15 22 (19.47%) UML
15 22 (19.47%) EPoS
15 22 (19.47%) CodeIgniter
15 22 (19.47%) Unit Testing
15 22 (19.47%) JIRA
15 22 (19.47%) Confluence

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 (19.47%) Confluence
2 11 (9.73%) nginx
3 7 (6.19%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.42%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.54%) IIS
7 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.77%) Apache
8 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.24%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (6.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (6.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (6.19%) Datadog
5 6 (5.31%) SaaS
6 4 (3.54%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.54%) Office 365
7 2 (1.77%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.77%) Serverless
8 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.88%) G Suite
8 1 (0.88%) GitHub
8 1 (0.88%) Heroku
8 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.81%) HTTP
2 13 (11.50%) Firewall
3 12 (10.62%) DNS
4 10 (8.85%) SSH
5 8 (7.08%) DHCP
5 8 (7.08%) VPN
6 7 (6.19%) Network Security
7 6 (5.31%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.65%) LAN
8 3 (2.65%) WAN
9 1 (0.88%) FTP
9 1 (0.88%) H.323
9 1 (0.88%) Internet
9 1 (0.88%) IPv4
9 1 (0.88%) IPv6
9 1 (0.88%) ISDN
9 1 (0.88%) MPLS
9 1 (0.88%) PBX
9 1 (0.88%) VoIP
9 1 (0.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.16%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (12.39%) MySQL
3 9 (7.96%) Redis
4 6 (5.31%) MariaDB
5 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.54%) Big Data
7 3 (2.65%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (31.86%) Git (software)
2 34 (30.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 22 (19.47%) Bitbucket
3 22 (19.47%) JIRA
4 20 (17.70%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.85%) Selenium
5 10 (8.85%) Travis CI
6 9 (7.96%) Vagrant
7 5 (4.42%) Ant
7 5 (4.42%) JMeter
7 5 (4.42%) Robot Framework
7 5 (4.42%) WebDriver
8 4 (3.54%) JUnit
8 4 (3.54%) TestNG
9 2 (1.77%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.88%) WiX
General
1 8 (7.08%) Finance
2 3 (2.65%) Games
2 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (40.71%) Developer
2 23 (20.35%) PHP Developer
3 17 (15.04%) Administrator
4 15 (13.27%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (12.39%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Java Developer
6 12 (10.62%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Software Engineer
8 8 (7.08%) Python Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Lead DevOps
10 6 (5.31%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (5.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 6 (5.31%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (5.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Open Source Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.47%) CodeIgniter
1 22 (19.47%) RESTful
1 22 (19.47%) SOAP
2 15 (13.27%) Ajax
3 14 (12.39%) REST
4 12 (10.62%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (9.73%) Celery
5 11 (9.73%) SQLAlchemy
5 11 (9.73%) Twisted
6 6 (5.31%) HTML
7 5 (4.42%) Apache NiFi
7 5 (4.42%) CGI
7 5 (4.42%) J2EE
7 5 (4.42%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (4.42%) Spring
7 5 (4.42%) wxWidgets
7 5 (4.42%) XML
8 4 (3.54%) XSL
9 2 (1.77%) CSS
9 2 (1.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.47%) EPoS
2 21 (18.58%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (12.39%) Mobile App
3 14 (12.39%) Smartphone
4 8 (7.08%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.08%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.65%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.65%) Replication
6 3 (2.65%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.77%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (30.97%) CentOS
2 35 (30.97%) Unix
3 31 (27.43%) Windows
4 24 (21.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (17.70%) Debian
6 17 (15.04%) Windows Server
7 11 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (6.19%) DC/OS
9 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (4.42%) Windows 10
11 4 (3.54%) Fedora
11 4 (3.54%) Gentoo
12 3 (2.65%) CoreOS
12 3 (2.65%) VMS
13 2 (1.77%) Solaris
13 2 (1.77%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (29.20%) Test Automation
3 25 (22.12%) DevOps
4 23 (20.35%) MVC
5 22 (19.47%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (19.47%) Secure Coding
5 22 (19.47%) UML
5 22 (19.47%) Unit Testing
6 20 (17.70%) Web Development
7 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (13.27%) Open Source
8 14 (12.39%) High Availability
8 14 (12.39%) Mobile Application Development
8 14 (12.39%) Multithreading
9 11 (9.73%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.85%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.19%) SDLC
11 7 (6.19%) Server Monitoring
12 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
12 6 (5.31%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 50 (44.25%) Python
2 32 (28.32%) JavaScript
2 32 (28.32%) SQL
3 29 (25.66%) Java
4 26 (23.01%) PHP
5 23 (20.35%) Bash Shell
6 11 (9.73%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.85%) C#
8 9 (7.96%) C++
8 9 (7.96%) Ruby
9 8 (7.08%) Perl
10 4 (3.54%) C
10 4 (3.54%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.54%) XPath
11 1 (0.88%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 20 (17.70%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.39%) Degree
3 12 (10.62%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.88%) CCNA
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) HL7
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (25.66%) Docker
2 24 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (7.96%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.96%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (7.08%) VirtualBox
6 6 (5.31%) vSphere
7 2 (1.77%) KVM
8 1 (0.88%) vCloud
8 1 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (25.66%) Ansible
2 17 (15.04%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (13.27%) Puppet
4 11 (9.73%) Kubernetes
5 10 (8.85%) Terraform
6 8 (7.08%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (6.19%) Packer
8 6 (5.31%) SELinux
9 5 (4.42%) Ambari
10 3 (2.65%) Cacti
10 3 (2.65%) Nagios
10 3 (2.65%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.77%) Icinga
11 2 (1.77%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.88%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.88%) Galera Cluster
12 1 (0.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.88%) Kibana
12 1 (0.88%) logstash
12 1 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (22.12%) VMware
2 23 (20.35%) Atlassian
3 13 (11.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.73%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.96%) Cisco
5 9 (7.96%) Google
6 8 (7.08%) New Relic
7 7 (6.19%) Splunk
8 2 (1.77%) Juniper
9 1 (0.88%) Apple
9 1 (0.88%) Citrix
9 1 (0.88%) F5
9 1 (0.88%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.88%) Meraki
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle
9 1 (0.88%) Percona
9 1 (0.88%) Qualys
9 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.88%) Symantec
9 1 (0.88%) Zend