Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Samba
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1100 1108 1166
Rank change year-on-year +8 +58 -46
Permanent jobs citing Samba 103 116 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.061% 0.057%
As % of the System Software category 0.44% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75 103 100
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £24,800 £35,250 £27,725
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +25.00% +6.67%

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 23279 23567 24882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.92% 12.39% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19493 19804 20774
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £22,712
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +45 92 £45,000 -12.20% 3
UK excluding London +17 77 £43,750 -12.50% 3
South West +15 22 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South East +19 21 £42,500 -22.73% 2
London +16 16 £55,000 +10.00%
North of England +13 16 £32,500 +4.84%
Midlands +50 15 £47,500 -5.00%
West Midlands +18 14 £47,500 -5.00%
Yorkshire +28 7 £32,500 +4.84%
North West - 7 £32,500 -
Scotland -8 3 £45,000 -10.00%
East of England -9 2 £40,000 -15.79%
North East - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 100 (97.09%) Linux
2 59 (57.28%) Apache
3 52 (50.49%) NFS
4 51 (49.51%) TCP/IP
5 46 (44.66%) Unix
5 46 (44.66%) Windows
6 41 (39.81%) MySQL
6 41 (39.81%) Red Hat
6 41 (39.81%) VMware
7 40 (38.83%) Shell Script
8 37 (35.92%) Puppet
9 35 (33.98%) Bash Shell
10 33 (32.04%) Oracle
10 33 (32.04%) DNS
10 33 (32.04%) DHCP
11 32 (31.07%) NetApp
12 29 (28.16%) Nagios
12 29 (28.16%) Firewall
13 26 (25.24%) HP
14 25 (24.27%) Ansible
15 24 (23.30%) KVM
15 24 (23.30%) Perl
16 23 (22.33%) Python
16 23 (22.33%) LAMP
16 23 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (22.33%) CentOS
17 22 (21.36%) Active Directory
17 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
18 21 (20.39%) EMC
19 20 (19.42%) LDAP

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 59 (57.28%) Apache
2 20 (19.42%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.71%) nginx
4 3 (2.91%) SAS
4 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.94%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.94%) iPlanet
5 2 (1.94%) JBoss
5 2 (1.94%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.94%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.97%) Confluence
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.83%) Houdini
2 6 (5.83%) Maya
2 6 (5.83%) NUKE
2 6 (5.83%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.77%) Amazon S3
3 6 (5.83%) Office 365
4 3 (2.91%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.97%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 51 (49.51%) TCP/IP
2 33 (32.04%) DHCP
2 33 (32.04%) DNS
3 29 (28.16%) Firewall
4 20 (19.42%) LDAP
5 19 (18.45%) SAN
6 16 (15.53%) SSH
7 15 (14.56%) VPN
8 14 (13.59%) WAN
9 13 (12.62%) FCoE
9 13 (12.62%) Kerberos
10 12 (11.65%) LAN
10 12 (11.65%) SNMP
11 9 (8.74%) iSCSI
11 9 (8.74%) OpenVPN
12 8 (7.77%) NAS
13 6 (5.83%) Asterisk PBX
13 6 (5.83%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (5.83%) IPsec
13 6 (5.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.81%) MySQL
2 16 (15.53%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.71%) DB2
4 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.80%) MariaDB
6 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (12.62%) JIRA
2 11 (10.68%) Redmine
3 7 (6.80%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.80%) Vagrant
4 6 (5.83%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.62%) Games
2 7 (6.80%) Retail
3 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.91%) Advertising
4 3 (2.91%) Electronics
5 2 (1.94%) Finance
6 1 (0.97%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Law
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (25.24%) Administrator
2 25 (24.27%) Linux Engineer
3 22 (21.36%) Linux Administrator
3 22 (21.36%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (18.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (17.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (11.65%) Unix Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) Developer
7 11 (10.68%) Support Engineer
8 10 (9.71%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) Python Developer
9 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.77%) Senior Python Developer
9 8 (7.77%) Storage Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) Technical Support
11 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) Linux Support
11 6 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.33%) LAMP
2 18 (17.48%) HTML
3 12 (11.65%) CSS
4 6 (5.83%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (5.83%) ODBC
5 5 (4.85%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (3.88%) Java EE
6 4 (3.88%) STL
7 3 (2.91%) Ajax
7 3 (2.91%) Laravel
7 3 (2.91%) Symfony
7 3 (2.91%) XHTML
8 2 (1.94%) J2EE
8 2 (1.94%) Middleware
8 2 (1.94%) Web Services
9 1 (0.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Life Science
2 9 (8.74%) Clustering
3 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.77%) Derivative
4 6 (5.83%) Animation
4 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.91%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.91%) Replication
5 3 (2.91%) Social Media
6 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.94%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.94%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.97%) LPAR
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 100 (97.09%) Linux
2 46 (44.66%) Unix
2 46 (44.66%) Windows
3 23 (22.33%) CentOS
4 19 (18.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (17.48%) Ubuntu
5 18 (17.48%) Windows Server
6 16 (15.53%) Solaris
7 13 (12.62%) Windows 7
8 12 (11.65%) Debian
9 8 (7.77%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (6.80%) Windows 10
11 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (2.91%) AIX
13 2 (1.94%) HPUX
13 2 (1.94%) SUSE
14 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.45%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (16.50%) ITIL
3 16 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.56%) Open Source
5 14 (13.59%) DevOps
6 13 (12.62%) High Availability
7 11 (10.68%) Patch Management
7 11 (10.68%) Service Delivery
7 11 (10.68%) User Stories
8 10 (9.71%) Capacity Management
8 10 (9.71%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.71%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (8.74%) Analytics
9 9 (8.74%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (8.74%) Web Development
10 8 (7.77%) Security Management
11 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.80%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.83%) Security Monitoring
12 6 (5.83%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.83%) Shell Script
2 35 (33.98%) Bash Shell
3 24 (23.30%) Perl
4 23 (22.33%) Python
5 19 (18.45%) Korn
6 16 (15.53%) C
6 16 (15.53%) JavaScript
7 14 (13.59%) PHP
8 11 (10.68%) SQL
9 9 (8.74%) C++
10 8 (7.77%) Java
11 6 (5.83%) Ruby
12 5 (4.85%) Fortran
13 4 (3.88%) C#
13 4 (3.88%) Objective-C
13 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.94%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) DV Cleared
1 19 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.68%) CCNA
2 11 (10.68%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.68%) CISSP
2 11 (10.68%) CompTIA Security+
2 11 (10.68%) GIAC
2 11 (10.68%) Linux+ Certification
2 11 (10.68%) MCSE
2 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.68%) Network+ Certification
2 11 (10.68%) SANS
2 11 (10.68%) Security+ Certification
2 11 (10.68%) SSCP
3 9 (8.74%) RHCE
4 8 (7.77%) RHCSA
4 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (50.49%) NFS
2 24 (23.30%) KVM
3 23 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (21.36%) Active Directory
5 16 (15.53%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (14.56%) Docker
7 14 (13.59%) iptables
8 12 (11.65%) pfSense
9 11 (10.68%) VMware NSX
10 10 (9.71%) Squid
11 8 (7.77%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (6.80%) Hyper-V
12 7 (6.80%) vSphere
13 6 (5.83%) oVirt
13 6 (5.83%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (5.83%) VirtualBox
14 5 (4.85%) Firmware
15 4 (3.88%) BIND 9
15 4 (3.88%) Job Entry Subsystem
15 4 (3.88%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 37 (35.92%) Puppet
2 29 (28.16%) Nagios
3 25 (24.27%) Ansible
4 13 (12.62%) Cacti
4 13 (12.62%) Red Hat Satellite
5 11 (10.68%) vCenter Server
6 10 (9.71%) Oracle ZFS
7 6 (5.83%) Bacula
7 6 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (5.83%) Salt
7 6 (5.83%) WSUS
8 4 (3.88%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.94%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.94%) OpenView
10 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (39.81%) Red Hat
1 41 (39.81%) VMware
2 33 (32.04%) Oracle
3 32 (31.07%) NetApp
4 26 (25.24%) HP
5 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
6 21 (20.39%) EMC
7 12 (11.65%) Sun
8 11 (10.68%) SolarWinds
9 10 (9.71%) Brocade
10 9 (8.74%) Dell
11 8 (7.77%) Cisco
11 8 (7.77%) Scality
12 6 (5.83%) Atlassian
12 6 (5.83%) Sophos
13 4 (3.88%) Google
14 3 (2.91%) DataCore
14 3 (2.91%) DoubleClick
15 2 (1.94%) F5
15 2 (1.94%) Opsware