The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Samba skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Samba over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Samba
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 903 855
Rank change year-on-year +71 -48  
Permanent jobs citing Samba 30 44 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.042% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.34% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23 37 71
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -33.33%  

Samba is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10571 12839 13897
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.26% 12.34% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8892 10853 11420
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Samba
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Samba as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Samba in the UK

Samba
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Samba in the UK

Samba
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Samba over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Samba in the UK

Samba
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Samba within the UK over the 3 months to 25 April 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
England +67 27 £40,000 - 5
London +73 16 £62,500 +13.63% 2
South East +63 6 £40,000 -
City of London +45 4 £35,000 -41.66%
Berkshire +24 4 £40,000 +26.98%
Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £50,000 -
Scotland - 3 £37,250 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Surrey - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
York - 1 £37,500 -
Wembley - 1 £62,500 -
Pontefract - 1 £30,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £24,500 -
Bradford - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Samba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Samba.

1 76 (87.36%) Linux
2 50 (57.47%) Unix
3 49 (56.32%) NFS
4 47 (54.02%) Windows
5 40 (45.98%) Oracle
6 33 (37.93%) TCP/IP
7 32 (36.78%) DNS
7 32 (36.78%) Red Hat
7 32 (36.78%) Shell Script
8 30 (34.48%) Apache
9 28 (32.18%) Solaris
9 28 (32.18%) LDAP
9 28 (32.18%) SAN
10 27 (31.03%) VMware
10 27 (31.03%) Bash Shell
11 26 (29.89%) Nagios
11 26 (29.89%) MySQL
12 25 (28.74%) SSH
13 24 (27.59%) SQL
14 22 (25.29%) Python
15 21 (24.14%) Tomcat
15 21 (24.14%) SSL
15 21 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (22.99%) Active Directory
16 20 (22.99%) NetApp
16 20 (22.99%) Perl
17 19 (21.84%) PHP
17 19 (21.84%) Firewall
17 19 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (21.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Samba
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (34.48%) Apache
2 21 (24.14%) Tomcat
3 14 (16.09%) IIS
4 9 (10.34%) nginx
5 8 (9.20%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.75%) WebSphere
7 4 (4.60%) CMS
7 4 (4.60%) Confluence
7 4 (4.60%) Drupal
7 4 (4.60%) IBM Notes
8 3 (3.45%) OpenStack
8 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.15%) ColdFusion
10 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.15%) JBoss
10 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.15%) SAS
10 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Houdini
2 1 (1.15%) Maya
2 1 (1.15%) NUKE
2 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.30%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.05%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.60%) Office 365
4 3 (3.45%) IaaS
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.30%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 33 (37.93%) TCP/IP
2 32 (36.78%) DNS
3 28 (32.18%) LDAP
3 28 (32.18%) SAN
4 25 (28.74%) SSH
5 21 (24.14%) SSL
6 19 (21.84%) Firewall
7 16 (18.39%) DHCP
8 15 (17.24%) Kerberos
9 11 (12.64%) HTTP
10 9 (10.34%) iSCSI
10 9 (10.34%) VPN
11 8 (9.20%) NAS
12 7 (8.05%) LAN
12 7 (8.05%) WAN
13 6 (6.90%) FTP
14 5 (5.75%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (4.60%) HTTPS
15 4 (4.60%) Internet
16 3 (3.45%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.89%) MySQL
2 21 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (18.39%) DB2
4 10 (11.49%) Oracle Database
4 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.90%) MariaDB
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.15%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.15%) Informix
9 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) JIRA
2 9 (10.34%) Subversion
3 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.75%) ClearCase
4 5 (5.75%) ClearQuest
4 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.75%) Maven
5 4 (4.60%) Ant
5 4 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.60%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.60%) FishEye
5 4 (4.60%) Gradle
5 4 (4.60%) SonarQube
5 4 (4.60%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.30%) Redmine
8 1 (1.15%) Bugzilla
8 1 (1.15%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.15%) MSI
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Marketing
3 8 (9.20%) Electronics
3 8 (9.20%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.20%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.75%) Front Office
5 4 (4.60%) Banking
5 4 (4.60%) French Language
5 4 (4.60%) Games
5 4 (4.60%) German Language
5 4 (4.60%) Portuguese Language
5 4 (4.60%) Spanish Language
6 3 (3.45%) Advertising
7 2 (2.30%) Back Office
7 2 (2.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (21.84%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (18.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (17.24%) Administrator
3 15 (17.24%) Unix Engineer
4 13 (14.94%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (11.49%) Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Support Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (9.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 7 (8.05%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) IT Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) IT Support
9 6 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.75%) Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Lead DevOps
10 5 (5.75%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) LAMP
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (5.75%) Web Services
3 4 (4.60%) Ajax
3 4 (4.60%) Middleware
3 4 (4.60%) Regular Expression
4 3 (3.45%) CSS
4 3 (3.45%) HTML
4 3 (3.45%) Sass
4 3 (3.45%) XHTML
5 2 (2.30%) J2EE
6 1 (1.15%) CGI
6 1 (1.15%) JDBC
6 1 (1.15%) JSON
6 1 (1.15%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.15%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.15%) Memcached
6 1 (1.15%) REST
6 1 (1.15%) SOAP
6 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Clustering
1 9 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 9 (10.34%) Replication
2 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.75%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 3 (3.45%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.45%) Social Media
5 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.30%) LPAR
5 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.15%) Animation
6 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.15%) Fintech
6 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.15%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (87.36%) Linux
2 50 (57.47%) Unix
3 47 (54.02%) Windows
4 28 (32.18%) Solaris
5 19 (21.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (13.79%) Ubuntu
7 11 (12.64%) Windows Server
8 10 (11.49%) CentOS
9 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (6.90%) Windows 7
10 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (5.75%) Debian
12 4 (4.60%) Mac OS
12 4 (4.60%) Windows NT
13 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
13 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (1.15%) AIX
14 1 (1.15%) Fedora
14 1 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) Mentoring
2 16 (18.39%) Patch Management
3 15 (17.24%) DevOps
3 15 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (12.64%) Asset Management
5 11 (12.64%) Capacity Management
5 11 (12.64%) Server Building
5 11 (12.64%) Statistics
6 9 (10.34%) ITIL
7 8 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (9.20%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (9.20%) Programme Management
7 8 (9.20%) SDLC
8 7 (8.05%) High Availability
8 7 (8.05%) Open Source
9 6 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (5.75%) Secure Coding
10 5 (5.75%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) Shell Script
2 27 (31.03%) Bash Shell
3 24 (27.59%) SQL
4 22 (25.29%) Python
5 20 (22.99%) Perl
6 19 (21.84%) PHP
7 14 (16.09%) Java
8 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
9 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
9 7 (8.05%) Korn
9 7 (8.05%) Ruby
10 6 (6.90%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.60%) Bourne shell
12 3 (3.45%) C#
13 2 (2.30%) C
14 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.90%) CCNA
2 6 (6.90%) CISSP
2 6 (6.90%) CompTIA Security+
2 6 (6.90%) MCSE
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.90%) Security+ Certification
3 5 (5.75%) Degree
4 4 (4.60%) CEH
4 4 (4.60%) HND
5 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) GIAC
5 2 (2.30%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (2.30%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (2.30%) SANS
5 2 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) SSCP
6 1 (1.15%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 49 (56.32%) NFS
2 20 (22.99%) Active Directory
3 19 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (20.69%) Firmware
5 13 (14.94%) iptables
5 13 (14.94%) Squid
6 12 (13.79%) Docker
7 11 (12.64%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 10 (11.49%) KVM
9 5 (5.75%) VirtualBox
10 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
10 4 (4.60%) Xen
11 3 (3.45%) LXC
11 3 (3.45%) pfSense
11 3 (3.45%) vCloud
12 2 (2.30%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (2.30%) oVirt
12 2 (2.30%) Varnish
12 2 (2.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (29.89%) Nagios
2 16 (18.39%) NetBackup
3 13 (14.94%) Cacti
4 12 (13.79%) Oracle ZFS
4 12 (13.79%) Red Hat Satellite
5 11 (12.64%) HP Data Protector
6 8 (9.20%) Ansible
7 6 (6.90%) Puppet
8 5 (5.75%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (3.45%) WMI
10 2 (2.30%) Bacula
10 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (2.30%) vCenter Server
10 2 (2.30%) WSUS
11 1 (1.15%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.15%) NetVault Backup
11 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
11 1 (1.15%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 40 (45.98%) Oracle
2 32 (36.78%) Red Hat
3 27 (31.03%) VMware
4 20 (22.99%) NetApp
5 17 (19.54%) HP
6 14 (16.09%) Sun
7 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.20%) SAP
8 8 (9.20%) Veritas
9 7 (8.05%) IBM
10 6 (6.90%) Atlassian
11 5 (5.75%) Cisco
11 5 (5.75%) Murex
11 5 (5.75%) Splunk
11 5 (5.75%) Sybase
12 4 (4.60%) Dell
12 4 (4.60%) Dell KACE
12 4 (4.60%) Lotus
12 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (4.60%) Sonatype
Bury, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Childcare Vouchers, etc.
Posted: 15 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Propeller Communications
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum (inc £2000 annual bonus)
Posted: 21 days ago