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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 203 205 197
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Debian 27 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.32% 0.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 1.12% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 25
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 £25,600 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £51,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,625 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.16%
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
1619 1517 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.82% 28.16% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1202 1175 1282
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £60,000 £57,500
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +8 20 £35,250 -14.54% 1
Bracknell -15 3 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Maidenhead - 2 £38,750 - 1
Slough -4 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Debian
South East

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 52 (98.11%) Linux
2 40 (75.47%) Red Hat
3 38 (71.70%) Ubuntu
4 37 (69.81%) CentOS
5 33 (62.26%) TCP/IP
6 31 (58.49%) Windows
7 29 (54.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (54.72%) SUSE
8 23 (43.40%) Windows 7
9 11 (20.75%) Data Management
9 11 (20.75%) UNIX
9 11 (20.75%) DNS
10 9 (16.98%) IBM
10 9 (16.98%) DB2
10 9 (16.98%) Oracle
10 9 (16.98%) HPUX
10 9 (16.98%) HP
10 9 (16.98%) Symantec
10 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
11 8 (15.09%) Office 365
11 8 (15.09%) Perl
12 7 (13.21%) Sybase
12 7 (13.21%) AIX
12 7 (13.21%) EMC
12 7 (13.21%) Oracle RMAN
12 7 (13.21%) VMware
13 6 (11.32%) Python
14 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
14 5 (9.43%) Cisco
14 5 (9.43%) Active Directory

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (7.55%) OpenStack
2 3 (5.66%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) SaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (62.26%) TCP/IP
2 11 (20.75%) DNS
3 5 (9.43%) OSPF
3 5 (9.43%) BGP
4 4 (7.55%) VRRP
4 4 (7.55%) Firewall
4 4 (7.55%) IPv6
4 4 (7.55%) HSRP
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.66%) FWSM
6 2 (3.77%) VLAN
6 2 (3.77%) Network Security
6 2 (3.77%) IPsec
6 2 (3.77%) Internet
6 2 (3.77%) LDAP
6 2 (3.77%) IPv4
7 1 (1.89%) LAN
7 1 (1.89%) VPN
7 1 (1.89%) MPLS
7 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) DB2
2 4 (7.55%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Subversion
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) Hudson
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Games
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Support Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Administrator
3 13 (24.53%) 1st Line Support
3 13 (24.53%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (24.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) IT Support
4 10 (18.87%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Network Administrator
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Tester
9 2 (3.77%) AIX Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) POSIX
2 1 (1.89%) libvirt
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Open Source
2 2 (3.77%) DTV
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (98.11%) Linux
2 38 (71.70%) Ubuntu
3 37 (69.81%) CentOS
4 31 (58.49%) Windows
5 29 (54.72%) SUSE
5 29 (54.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (43.40%) Windows 7
7 11 (20.75%) UNIX
8 9 (16.98%) HPUX
9 7 (13.21%) AIX
10 4 (7.55%) Solaris
11 3 (5.66%) OpenBSD
12 1 (1.89%) FreeBSD
12 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.89%) Android
12 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) Data Management
2 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
2 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Test Management
3 2 (3.77%) Project Management
3 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
3 2 (3.77%) Network Design
3 2 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (3.77%) DevOps
4 1 (1.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (1.89%) Change Management
4 1 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
2 8 (15.09%) Perl
3 6 (11.32%) Python
4 4 (7.55%) PHP
4 4 (7.55%) Ruby
5 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.66%) AWK
6 2 (3.77%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CCNP
2 2 (3.77%) CCNA
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) OSCP
2 2 (3.77%) OSCE
2 2 (3.77%) CEH
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) Xen
4 2 (3.77%) KVM
5 1 (1.89%) Ceph
5 1 (1.89%) Varnish
5 1 (1.89%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Nagios
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) Ganeti
3 1 (1.89%) Zenoss
3 1 (1.89%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) Red Hat
2 9 (16.98%) Symantec
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) IBM
2 9 (16.98%) HP
3 7 (13.21%) EMC
3 7 (13.21%) Sybase
3 7 (13.21%) VMware
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.43%) Juniper
5 2 (3.77%) Dell
5 2 (3.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.77%) Foundry
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