Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Samba
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 698 1050 1085
Rank change year-on-year +352 +35 +57
Permanent jobs citing Samba 9 32 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.023% 0.053%
As % of the System Software category 0.097% 0.13% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 66
Median annual salary £73,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.05% +16.67% -
UK excluding London median annual salary - £52,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +50.00% -22.22%

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 9,300 24,106 24,514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.67% 17.33% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,790 19,719 20,029
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,039
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.96% +8.97%
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,660 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.79% - +10.39%

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
Top 3 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 22 September 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 +379 9 £73,000 +32.73% 2
London +249 7 £73,000 +32.73% 2
Work from Home - 2 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (100.00%) Ansible
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) LDAP
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Python
4 6 (66.67%) Kerberos
4 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 6 (66.67%) SLA
4 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 6 (66.67%) DSL
4 6 (66.67%) Cloudera
4 6 (66.67%) Artifactory
4 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (66.67%) Ambari
4 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 6 (66.67%) R
4 6 (66.67%) Tableau
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Management
4 6 (66.67%) Groovy
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
4 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (66.67%) People Management
4 6 (66.67%) Hadoop YARN
4 6 (66.67%) RStudio
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Terraform

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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Azure
2 2 (22.22%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DSL
1 6 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (22.22%) Broadband
2 2 (22.22%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Artifactory
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 6 (66.67%) RStudio
1 6 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Public Sector
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) LDAP
2 6 (66.67%) Shiny
3 2 (22.22%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 6 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) People Management
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (77.78%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Groovy
3 6 (66.67%) R
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Bourne shell
5 1 (11.11%) Korn
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (22.22%) NFS
3 2 (22.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Ansible
2 6 (66.67%) Ambari
2 6 (66.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (66.67%) Terraform
2 6 (66.67%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
3 2 (22.22%) Nagios
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (11.11%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cloudera
2 6 (66.67%) Tableau
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Centrify
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk