Period
to 25 September 2017

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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Samba
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1107 1155 1138
Rank change year-on-year +48 -17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Samba 70 82 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.043% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 0.34% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 44 71 115
UK median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +18.28% +9.41%
10th Percentile £31,475 £40,000 £27,950
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% +6.25%

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 22750 23822 25182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.91% 12.45% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19148 20165 20938
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +7.14%

Samba
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Samba in the UK

Samba
Top 14 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 25 September 2017. 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 +52 62 £45,000 -18.18% 3
UK excluding London +33 42 £45,000 -18.18% 2
London +2 21 £54,500 +3.81% 1
North of England +6 14 £35,000 +12.90%
Midlands +62 12 £47,500 -5.00% 2
West Midlands +27 11 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South West +16 9 £45,000 -18.18%
North West - 7 £32,500 -
South East +43 5 £50,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +25 5 £35,000 +12.90%
Scotland -1 3 £45,000 -18.18%
North East - 2 - -
East of England -23 1 £40,000 -13.51%
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 67 (95.71%) Linux
2 44 (62.86%) Apache
3 35 (50.00%) NFS
4 32 (45.71%) TCP/IP
5 28 (40.00%) Unix
6 27 (38.57%) Windows
6 27 (38.57%) MySQL
6 27 (38.57%) Bash Shell
7 24 (34.29%) Puppet
7 24 (34.29%) Shell Script
8 23 (32.86%) Red Hat
9 22 (31.43%) VMware
10 21 (30.00%) Perl
10 21 (30.00%) DHCP
11 20 (28.57%) LAMP
12 19 (27.14%) Ubuntu
13 18 (25.71%) Firewall
14 17 (24.29%) DNS
14 17 (24.29%) Docker
15 16 (22.86%) KVM
15 16 (22.86%) Ansible
16 15 (21.43%) Nagios
16 15 (21.43%) CentOS
17 14 (20.00%) SAN
17 14 (20.00%) WAN
17 14 (20.00%) Oracle
18 13 (18.57%) HTML
18 13 (18.57%) LAN
18 13 (18.57%) NetApp
18 13 (18.57%) Korn

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 44 (62.86%) Apache
2 12 (17.14%) nginx
2 12 (17.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.29%) SAS
3 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.86%) CMS
4 2 (2.86%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.86%) Confluence
4 2 (2.86%) Drupal
4 2 (2.86%) IIS
4 2 (2.86%) iPlanet
4 2 (2.86%) JBoss
4 2 (2.86%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Houdini
1 6 (8.57%) Maya
1 6 (8.57%) NUKE
1 6 (8.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) G Suite
3 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (45.71%) TCP/IP
2 21 (30.00%) DHCP
3 18 (25.71%) Firewall
4 17 (24.29%) DNS
5 14 (20.00%) SAN
5 14 (20.00%) WAN
6 13 (18.57%) LAN
7 12 (17.14%) NAS
8 9 (12.86%) iSCSI
8 9 (12.86%) LDAP
8 9 (12.86%) VPN
9 7 (10.00%) FCoE
10 6 (8.57%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (8.57%) SNMP
11 5 (7.14%) SSL
12 4 (5.71%) FTP
12 4 (5.71%) HTTP
12 4 (5.71%) IMAP
12 4 (5.71%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) MySQL
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.43%) MariaDB
4 6 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.43%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) JIRA
2 7 (10.00%) Vagrant
3 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.14%) Redmine
5 4 (5.71%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (14.29%) Games
2 8 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.71%) Electronics
3 4 (5.71%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Marketing
4 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Administrator
2 25 (35.71%) Linux Administrator
3 24 (34.29%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (27.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (18.57%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Linux Support
8 5 (7.14%) Python Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Python Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Unix Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.57%) LAMP
2 13 (18.57%) HTML
3 7 (10.00%) CSS
4 6 (8.57%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (8.57%) ODBC
5 4 (5.71%) Web Services
6 3 (4.29%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (2.86%) J2EE
8 1 (1.43%) Ajax
8 1 (1.43%) Middleware
8 1 (1.43%) Sass
8 1 (1.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Life Science
2 9 (12.86%) Clustering
3 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.57%) Animation
4 6 (8.57%) Data Centre
5 5 (7.14%) LPAR
6 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.29%) Replication
7 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.86%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.43%) BBC
8 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.43%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (1.43%) Social Media
8 1 (1.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 67 (95.71%) Linux
2 28 (40.00%) Unix
3 27 (38.57%) Windows
4 19 (27.14%) Ubuntu
5 15 (21.43%) CentOS
6 12 (17.14%) Debian
6 12 (17.14%) Windows Server
7 8 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (8.57%) Solaris
10 3 (4.29%) AIX
11 2 (2.86%) HPUX
11 2 (2.86%) SUSE
12 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.14%) DevOps
1 12 (17.14%) Open Source
2 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
3 10 (14.29%) ITIL
4 8 (11.43%) Analytics
4 8 (11.43%) E-Commerce
4 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.00%) High Availability
5 7 (10.00%) Web Development
6 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (8.57%) Security Monitoring
7 5 (7.14%) 3D Animation
7 5 (7.14%) 3D Rendering
7 5 (7.14%) Change Control
7 5 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.14%) User Stories
7 5 (7.14%) Visual Effects
8 4 (5.71%) Change Management
9 3 (4.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) Bash Shell
2 24 (34.29%) Shell Script
3 21 (30.00%) Perl
4 13 (18.57%) Korn
5 12 (17.14%) Python
6 10 (14.29%) PHP
6 10 (14.29%) SQL
7 7 (10.00%) C
7 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.14%) Ruby
9 2 (2.86%) C++
9 2 (2.86%) C-shell
9 2 (2.86%) Fortran
9 2 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.14%) CCNA
2 5 (7.14%) CISSP
2 5 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
2 5 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) GIAC
2 5 (7.14%) Linux+ Certification
2 5 (7.14%) MCSE
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (7.14%) SANS
2 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
2 5 (7.14%) SSCP
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
4 1 (1.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (50.00%) NFS
2 17 (24.29%) Docker
3 16 (22.86%) KVM
4 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
5 9 (12.86%) Squid
5 9 (12.86%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (10.00%) vSphere
7 6 (8.57%) Hyper-V
7 6 (8.57%) pfSense
7 6 (8.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (8.57%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (8.57%) VirtualBox
8 5 (7.14%) Firmware
8 5 (7.14%) VMware NSX
9 4 (5.71%) BIND 9
9 4 (5.71%) Sendmail
10 3 (4.29%) iptables
11 2 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (2.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (34.29%) Puppet
2 16 (22.86%) Ansible
3 15 (21.43%) Nagios
4 6 (8.57%) Salt
5 5 (7.14%) vCenter Server
6 3 (4.29%) Cacti
6 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (2.86%) OpenView
8 1 (1.43%) Capistrano
8 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.43%) Nessus
8 1 (1.43%) Suricata
8 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Red Hat
2 22 (31.43%) VMware
3 14 (20.00%) Oracle
4 13 (18.57%) NetApp
5 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
6 6 (8.57%) Veritas
7 5 (7.14%) EMC
7 5 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 3 (4.29%) DataCore
8 3 (4.29%) Dell
8 3 (4.29%) Google
8 3 (4.29%) Remedy
8 3 (4.29%) SAP
9 2 (2.86%) Cisco
9 2 (2.86%) Cognos
9 2 (2.86%) F5
9 2 (2.86%) HP
9 2 (2.86%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.86%) PlateSpin
9 2 (2.86%) Sun