The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 192 209 185
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Permanent jobs citing Debian 32 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.30% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.01% 1.11% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 32
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
Debian
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1592 1447 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.82% 26.81% 30.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1122 1237
Average salary £42,500 £41,600 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.16% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Debian across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Debian
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Debian across the Berkshire region.

Debian Salary Trend in Berkshire

Debian
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Debian
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 24 £22,000 -31.78%
Bracknell -15 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Debian
South East

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Debian.

1 53 (98.15%) Linux
2 42 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 37 (68.52%) Ubuntu
4 35 (64.81%) CentOS
5 31 (57.41%) Windows
5 31 (57.41%) TCP/IP
6 27 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (46.30%) SUSE
8 20 (37.04%) Windows 7
9 14 (25.93%) UNIX
10 13 (24.07%) Data Management
11 12 (22.22%) DNS
11 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
12 11 (20.37%) IBM
12 11 (20.37%) HPUX
12 11 (20.37%) Perl
12 11 (20.37%) Oracle
12 11 (20.37%) DB2
12 11 (20.37%) Symantec
12 11 (20.37%) HP
12 11 (20.37%) VMware
13 9 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
13 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (16.67%) EMC
13 9 (16.67%) Sybase
13 9 (16.67%) AIX
13 9 (16.67%) Office 365
14 8 (14.81%) MySQL
14 8 (14.81%) OSPF
14 8 (14.81%) BGP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Debian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.11%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) nginx
2 4 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.56%) Confluence
3 3 (5.56%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (57.41%) TCP/IP
2 12 (22.22%) DNS
3 8 (14.81%) OSPF
3 8 (14.81%) BGP
3 8 (14.81%) Firewall
4 7 (12.96%) IPv6
5 5 (9.26%) LDAP
5 5 (9.26%) Network Security
5 5 (9.26%) IPsec
6 4 (7.41%) HSRP
6 4 (7.41%) VRRP
6 4 (7.41%) LAN
6 4 (7.41%) VPN
7 3 (5.56%) WAN
7 3 (5.56%) EIGRP
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.56%) FWSM
8 2 (3.70%) IPv4
8 2 (3.70%) Internet
8 2 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) DB2
2 8 (14.81%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Subversion
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) Hudson
3 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.56%) JIRA
5 2 (3.70%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 3 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Electronics
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 17 (31.48%) Administrator
3 14 (25.93%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (20.37%) IT Support Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) IT Support
5 9 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (12.96%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior UNIX Administrator
10 2 (3.70%) AIX Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Consultant
10 2 (3.70%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (3.70%) Web Services
2 2 (3.70%) POSIX
3 1 (1.85%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Wiki
1 3 (5.56%) Open Source
2 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (98.15%) Linux
2 37 (68.52%) Ubuntu
3 35 (64.81%) CentOS
4 31 (57.41%) Windows
5 27 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (46.30%) SUSE
7 20 (37.04%) Windows 7
8 14 (25.93%) UNIX
9 11 (20.37%) HPUX
10 9 (16.67%) AIX
11 5 (9.26%) Solaris
12 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (5.56%) OpenBSD
14 2 (3.70%) Android
14 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
15 1 (1.85%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Data Management
2 6 (11.11%) DevOps
3 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.56%) Build Automation
4 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.56%) Database Theory
4 3 (5.56%) Relational Database Theory
5 2 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.70%) Network Design
5 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (1.85%) Change Management
6 1 (1.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 11 (20.37%) Perl
3 7 (12.96%) PHP
3 7 (12.96%) Ruby
4 6 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (5.56%) AWK
5 3 (5.56%) SQL
5 3 (5.56%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) CCNP
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) Samba
3 3 (5.56%) Xen
3 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.56%) Postfix
3 3 (5.56%) XenServer
4 2 (3.70%) KVM
5 1 (1.85%) Ceph
5 1 (1.85%) Varnish
5 1 (1.85%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Puppet
2 6 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.56%) Salt
3 3 (5.56%) Nagios
3 3 (5.56%) ZABBIX
4 2 (3.70%) Ansible
5 1 (1.85%) Ganeti
5 1 (1.85%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.85%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 11 (20.37%) Symantec
2 11 (20.37%) VMware
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
2 11 (20.37%) IBM
2 11 (20.37%) HP
3 9 (16.67%) EMC
3 9 (16.67%) Sybase
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco
4 5 (9.26%) Juniper
5 3 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) Dell
6 2 (3.70%) SAP
6 2 (3.70%) Foundry
7 1 (1.85%) Facebook