Period
to 23 November 2020

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 6 months to 23 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Samba
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 714 1026 1118
Rank change year-on-year +312 +92 -9
Permanent jobs citing Samba 7 34 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.025% 0.045%
As % of the System Software category 0.069% 0.15% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 62
Median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £46,125 £36,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £76,225 £62,500 £74,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +57.14% -20.00%

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

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10,099 23,238 24,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.64% 17.19% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,633 19,133 20,151
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,790 £25,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.24% - +6.25%

Samba
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Samba as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Samba in the UK

Samba
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Samba.

Salary trend for Samba in the UK

Samba
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Samba over the 6 months to 23 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Samba in the UK

Samba
Top 6 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 6 months to 23 November 2020. 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
England +331 7 £70,000 +27.27% 3
UK excluding London +249 3 £55,000 - 2
London +247 3 £73,000 +46.00% 1
South East +215 2 £55,000 -
South West +100 1 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Work from Home -13 1 £70,000 +27.27%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2020, IT jobs citing Samba 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 with a requirement for Samba.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) CentOS
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Azure
5 3 (42.86%) AWS
5 3 (42.86%) KVM
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) LDAP
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) NFS
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Ruby
6 2 (28.57%) WSUS
6 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing

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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure
2 3 (42.86%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DSL
2 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Broadband
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau Server
2 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Artifactory
2 2 (28.57%) RStudio
2 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) Shiny
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CentOS
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) FreeNAS
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Debian
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Server Management
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Groovy
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Tcl
4 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) KVM
2 3 (42.86%) NFS
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Docker
3 2 (28.57%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
4 1 (14.29%) Squid
4 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Ambari
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Terraform
2 2 (28.57%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 2 (28.57%) WSUS
3 1 (14.29%) Check_MK
3 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (14.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Cloudera
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Centrify
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk