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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 188 189 198
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Debian 27 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.24% 1.90% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 19
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1205 1525 1617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.96% 27.94% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1198 1316
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 19 £23,000 -19.29%
Bracknell +5 5 £52,500 +94.44%
Slough +5 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Maidenhead - 1 £35,000 -
Newbury - 1 £35,000 -
Debian
South East

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 59 (98.33%) Linux
2 42 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 41 (68.33%) Ubuntu
4 35 (58.33%) CentOS
5 32 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (51.67%) TCP/IP
7 30 (50.00%) Windows
8 25 (41.67%) UNIX
9 24 (40.00%) Windows 7
10 20 (33.33%) SUSE
11 15 (25.00%) MySQL
12 13 (21.67%) Symantec
12 13 (21.67%) HP
12 13 (21.67%) EMC
12 13 (21.67%) Oracle
12 13 (21.67%) Sybase
12 13 (21.67%) DB2
12 13 (21.67%) HPUX
12 13 (21.67%) IBM
12 13 (21.67%) Data Management
12 13 (21.67%) DevOps
13 12 (20.00%) Puppet
14 11 (18.33%) AIX
14 11 (18.33%) Perl
15 10 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
15 10 (16.67%) Firewall
15 10 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (15.00%) Ruby
16 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
16 9 (15.00%) Python

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (11.67%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) MediaWiki
2 3 (5.00%) Confluence
2 3 (5.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (51.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.67%) Firewall
3 9 (15.00%) DNS
4 7 (11.67%) OSPF
4 7 (11.67%) BGP
4 7 (11.67%) IPv6
5 5 (8.33%) IPsec
5 5 (8.33%) LDAP
6 4 (6.67%) HSRP
6 4 (6.67%) VPN
6 4 (6.67%) LAN
6 4 (6.67%) VRRP
7 3 (5.00%) Network Security
7 3 (5.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (5.00%) WAN
8 2 (3.33%) IPv4
8 2 (3.33%) Internet
8 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.33%) FWSM
8 2 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) MySQL
2 13 (21.67%) DB2
3 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Subversion
2 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) Hudson
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.67%) GNU Toolchain
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Support Engineer
2 18 (30.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 18 (30.00%) IT Support
3 14 (23.33%) Administrator
3 14 (23.33%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
9 3 (5.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
9 3 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) POSIX
3 3 (5.00%) LAMP
4 2 (3.33%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.67%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.00%) Wiki
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (98.33%) Linux
2 41 (68.33%) Ubuntu
3 35 (58.33%) CentOS
4 32 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (50.00%) Windows
6 25 (41.67%) UNIX
7 24 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 20 (33.33%) SUSE
9 13 (21.67%) HPUX
10 11 (18.33%) AIX
11 7 (11.67%) Apple iOS
11 7 (11.67%) Android
12 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (8.33%) Solaris
13 2 (3.33%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Data Management
1 13 (21.67%) DevOps
2 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (5.00%) Build Automation
4 3 (5.00%) Database Theory
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 2 (3.33%) Project Management
5 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.67%) Network Design
6 1 (1.67%) TDD
6 1 (1.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (1.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.67%) Service Management
6 1 (1.67%) Change Management
6 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) Perl
2 9 (15.00%) Ruby
2 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (15.00%) Python
3 6 (10.00%) PHP
4 4 (6.67%) C++
5 3 (5.00%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) SQL
6 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) CCNP
2 2 (3.33%) CCNA
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.00%) Samba
2 3 (5.00%) Postfix
2 3 (5.00%) XenServer
2 3 (5.00%) iptables
3 2 (3.33%) KVM
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Puppet
2 10 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (15.00%) Nagios
4 7 (11.67%) Ansible
5 3 (5.00%) ZABBIX
5 3 (5.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (21.67%) Symantec
2 13 (21.67%) HP
2 13 (21.67%) EMC
2 13 (21.67%) Oracle
2 13 (21.67%) Sybase
2 13 (21.67%) IBM
3 8 (13.33%) VMware
4 4 (6.67%) Juniper
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco
5 3 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.33%) Dell
6 2 (3.33%) Foundry
7 1 (1.67%) Facebook