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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Samba
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 906 869
Rank change year-on-year +70 -37  
Permanent jobs citing Samba 29 44 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.042% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.27% 0.34% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 69
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 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.12% -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 10594 12895 13662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.32% 12.43% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8932 10895 11193
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 £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 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 27 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 +78 26 £40,000 - 6
London +72 17 £62,500 +13.63% 3
South East +59 4 £40,000 -
City of London +40 4 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 - 1
Berkshire +32 3 £40,000 +11.88%
Edinburgh - 3 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Scotland - 3 £37,250 -
Bradford - 1 £30,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £24,500 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 £30,000 -
Wembley - 1 £62,500 -
York - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 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
2 50 (57.47%) NFS
3 46 (52.87%) Windows
4 39 (44.83%) Oracle
5 33 (37.93%) TCP/IP
5 33 (37.93%) Red Hat
6 32 (36.78%) Shell Script
6 32 (36.78%) DNS
7 30 (34.48%) Apache
8 29 (33.33%) LDAP
8 29 (33.33%) SAN
9 27 (31.03%) Solaris
9 27 (31.03%) VMware
9 27 (31.03%) Bash Shell
10 26 (29.89%) MySQL
10 26 (29.89%) Nagios
11 25 (28.74%) SSH
12 24 (27.59%) SQL
13 22 (25.29%) Python
14 21 (24.14%) Tomcat
14 21 (24.14%) SSL
14 21 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (22.99%) Perl
15 20 (22.99%) NetApp
15 20 (22.99%) Active Directory
16 19 (21.84%) Firewall
16 19 (21.84%) PHP
16 19 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
16 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 7 (8.05%) WebLogic
6 5 (5.75%) WebSphere
7 4 (4.60%) CMS
7 4 (4.60%) Drupal
7 4 (4.60%) IBM Notes
8 3 (3.45%) Confluence
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 29 (33.33%) LDAP
3 29 (33.33%) SAN
4 25 (28.74%) SSH
5 21 (24.14%) SSL
6 19 (21.84%) Firewall
7 17 (19.54%) DHCP
8 15 (17.24%) Kerberos
9 11 (12.64%) HTTP
10 9 (10.34%) iSCSI
10 9 (10.34%) NAS
10 9 (10.34%) VPN
11 7 (8.05%) FTP
11 7 (8.05%) LAN
11 7 (8.05%) WAN
12 5 (5.75%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (4.60%) HTTPS
13 4 (4.60%) Internet
14 3 (3.45%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.89%) MySQL
2 21 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (17.24%) 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 10 (11.49%) JIRA
2 8 (9.20%) Subversion
3 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.60%) ClearCase
4 4 (4.60%) ClearQuest
4 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.60%) Maven
5 3 (3.45%) Ant
5 3 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.45%) FishEye
5 3 (3.45%) Gradle
5 3 (3.45%) SonarQube
5 3 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.30%) Redmine
7 1 (1.15%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.15%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.15%) MSI
General
1 17 (19.54%) 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%) Administrator
2 16 (18.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
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
6 9 (10.34%) 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%) Applications Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Lead DevOps
10 5 (5.75%) Team Leader
11 4 (4.60%) Cybersecurity Engineer
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%) Regular Expression
4 3 (3.45%) CSS
4 3 (3.45%) HTML
4 3 (3.45%) Middleware
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 10 (11.49%) Clustering
2 9 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.34%) Replication
3 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.90%) Virtual Team
4 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.75%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.45%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.45%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.45%) LPAR
5 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.45%) Social Media
6 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.15%) Animation
7 1 (1.15%) BBC
7 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.15%) Robotics
7 1 (1.15%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (87.36%) Linux
2 50 (57.47%) Unix
3 46 (52.87%) Windows
4 27 (31.03%) 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 10 (11.49%) 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 50 (57.47%) 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
11 3 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (2.30%) FreeRADIUS
12 2 (2.30%) oVirt
12 2 (2.30%) Varnish
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 7 (8.05%) 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 39 (44.83%) Oracle
2 33 (37.93%) 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 9 (10.34%) Veritas
9 8 (9.20%) SAP
10 6 (6.90%) IBM
11 5 (5.75%) 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%) Novell
12 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
Bury, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Childcare Vouchers, etc.
Posted: 17 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Propeller Communications
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum (inc £2000 annual bonus)
Posted: 23 days ago