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

Samba
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1115 1172 1107
Rank change year-on-year +57 -65 +81
Permanent jobs citing Samba 68 84 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.042% 0.094%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 0.33% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 44 71 132
UK median annual salary £41,250 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% -3.23% +16.25%

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 22359 25200 26644
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.59% 12.46% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18845 21360 21957
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,839
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +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 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Samba in the UK

Samba
Top 12 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 July 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 +64 63 £44,000 -12.00% 4
UK excluding London +45 40 £40,000 -11.11% 1
London +32 27 £55,750 +3.72% 3
North of England -1 15 £35,000 +12.90%
South East +60 11 £40,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire +29 8 £35,000 +12.90%
Midlands +45 7 - -
North West - 7 £32,500 -
West Midlands +26 6 - -
Scotland +15 4 £24,500 -55.45%
South West +13 3 £45,000 -14.29% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 66 (97.06%) Linux
2 42 (61.76%) Apache
3 38 (55.88%) NFS
4 32 (47.06%) MySQL
5 31 (45.59%) Unix
6 30 (44.12%) TCP/IP
7 28 (41.18%) Windows
7 28 (41.18%) Bash Shell
8 26 (38.24%) Shell Script
9 24 (35.29%) Red Hat
9 24 (35.29%) LAMP
9 24 (35.29%) Docker
10 23 (33.82%) Puppet
11 22 (32.35%) Ubuntu
11 22 (32.35%) VMware
12 20 (29.41%) Tomcat
12 20 (29.41%) DNS
13 19 (27.94%) Oracle
13 19 (27.94%) Firewall
14 18 (26.47%) DHCP
15 17 (25.00%) Perl
15 17 (25.00%) PHP
15 17 (25.00%) KVM
16 16 (23.53%) Ansible
16 16 (23.53%) Nagios
16 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
17 15 (22.06%) nginx
17 15 (22.06%) CentOS
17 15 (22.06%) LAN
17 15 (22.06%) DevOps

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 42 (61.76%) Apache
2 20 (29.41%) Tomcat
3 15 (22.06%) nginx
4 8 (11.76%) IIS
5 5 (7.35%) CMS
5 5 (7.35%) Drupal
6 4 (5.88%) IBM Notes
6 4 (5.88%) SAS
6 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.88%) WebSphere
7 3 (4.41%) ColdFusion
7 3 (4.41%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.47%) Confluence
8 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.47%) JBoss
8 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Houdini
1 3 (4.41%) Maya
1 3 (4.41%) NUKE
1 3 (4.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.94%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.47%) G Suite
4 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.12%) TCP/IP
2 20 (29.41%) DNS
3 19 (27.94%) Firewall
4 18 (26.47%) DHCP
5 15 (22.06%) LAN
6 14 (20.59%) SAN
6 14 (20.59%) SSL
6 14 (20.59%) WAN
7 11 (16.18%) HTTP
7 11 (16.18%) LDAP
7 11 (16.18%) NAS
8 10 (14.71%) iSCSI
8 10 (14.71%) SSH
9 8 (11.76%) Kerberos
10 7 (10.29%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (10.29%) VPN
11 6 (8.82%) Asterisk PBX
11 6 (8.82%) HTTPS
12 5 (7.35%) FTP
12 5 (7.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.06%) MySQL
2 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
3 11 (16.18%) MariaDB
4 9 (13.24%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.94%) DB2
7 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.47%) Informix
7 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) JIRA
1 10 (14.71%) Vagrant
2 8 (11.76%) Subversion
3 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.41%) Redmine
5 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (16.18%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Games
3 6 (8.82%) Electronics
3 6 (8.82%) Marketing
3 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.88%) French Language
4 4 (5.88%) German Language
4 4 (5.88%) Portuguese Language
4 4 (5.88%) Spanish Language
5 3 (4.41%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) Administrator
2 26 (38.24%) Linux Administrator
3 25 (36.76%) Systems Administrator
4 21 (30.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (19.12%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) Technical Support
7 7 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Support Engineer
7 7 (10.29%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Consultant
8 6 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (7.35%) Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Linux Consultant
9 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Unix Administrator
9 5 (7.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) LAMP
2 10 (14.71%) HTML
3 8 (11.76%) Web Services
4 7 (10.29%) LEMP Stack
5 6 (8.82%) ODBC
6 4 (5.88%) Ajax
6 4 (5.88%) CSS
6 4 (5.88%) Regular Expression
6 4 (5.88%) Sass
7 3 (4.41%) XHTML
8 1 (1.47%) CGI
8 1 (1.47%) JSON
8 1 (1.47%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.47%) Memcached
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.47%) REST
8 1 (1.47%) SOAP
8 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.24%) Clustering
3 6 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.35%) Life Science
5 4 (5.88%) LPAR
5 4 (5.88%) Replication
6 3 (4.41%) Animation
6 3 (4.41%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.41%) Graphic Design
6 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.41%) Social Media
7 1 (1.47%) BBC
7 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.47%) Oculus Rift
7 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (97.06%) Linux
2 31 (45.59%) Unix
3 28 (41.18%) Windows
4 22 (32.35%) Ubuntu
5 15 (22.06%) CentOS
6 13 (19.12%) Debian
7 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (16.18%) Windows Server
8 5 (7.35%) Mac OS
8 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.88%) Windows NT
9 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (4.41%) Solaris
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) DevOps
2 11 (16.18%) Configuration Management
3 9 (13.24%) Analytics
3 9 (13.24%) ITIL
3 9 (13.24%) Web Development
4 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 7 (10.29%) Open Source
6 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.35%) Content Management
7 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.88%) Change Control
8 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (5.88%) High Availability
8 4 (5.88%) OWASP
8 4 (5.88%) Process Improvement
8 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) Bash Shell
2 26 (38.24%) Shell Script
3 17 (25.00%) Perl
3 17 (25.00%) PHP
4 13 (19.12%) Python
5 10 (14.71%) Korn
6 8 (11.76%) SQL
7 7 (10.29%) Ruby
8 5 (7.35%) Java
9 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
10 3 (4.41%) C
11 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.47%) C#
12 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.29%) CCNA
2 7 (10.29%) CISSP
2 7 (10.29%) CompTIA Security+
2 7 (10.29%) MCSE
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.29%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (5.88%) CEH
4 3 (4.41%) Degree
4 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) GIAC
4 3 (4.41%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (4.41%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (4.41%) SANS
4 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) SSCP
5 1 (1.47%) CCNP
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (55.88%) NFS
2 24 (35.29%) Docker
3 17 (25.00%) KVM
4 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
6 9 (13.24%) VirtualBox
7 8 (11.76%) Squid
7 8 (11.76%) vSphere
8 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
8 6 (8.82%) pfSense
8 6 (8.82%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (7.35%) BIND 9
9 5 (7.35%) Firmware
9 5 (7.35%) iptables
9 5 (7.35%) Sendmail
10 4 (5.88%) LXC
10 4 (5.88%) Varnish
10 4 (5.88%) vCloud
10 4 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (33.82%) Puppet
2 16 (23.53%) Ansible
2 16 (23.53%) Nagios
3 6 (8.82%) Cacti
3 6 (8.82%) Salt
4 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (4.41%) vCenter Server
7 2 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.47%) Capistrano
8 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.47%) Nessus
8 1 (1.47%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (1.47%) WMI
8 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Red Hat
2 22 (32.35%) VMware
3 19 (27.94%) Oracle
4 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.24%) NetApp
6 6 (8.82%) SAP
7 5 (7.35%) Dell
7 5 (7.35%) Google
7 5 (7.35%) Splunk
7 5 (7.35%) Veritas
8 4 (5.88%) DataCore
8 4 (5.88%) Dell KACE
8 4 (5.88%) Lotus
8 4 (5.88%) Novell
8 4 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (4.41%) EMC
9 3 (4.41%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.41%) Rackspace
9 3 (4.41%) Remedy
9 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
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