The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ubuntu Linux
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 79 78
Permanent jobs citing Ubuntu 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 0.28% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.78% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 146 255 305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 25.98% 35.12% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 129 237 256
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,300 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Ubuntu
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Ubuntu
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ubuntu in Southampton.

Salary trend for Ubuntu in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Ubuntu.

1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) FreeIPA
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Trac
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS

Ubuntu
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Trac
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP 5
3 1 (33.33%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) FreeIPA
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft