The first table below looks at the demand for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 112 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 6 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% - 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -12.65%
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
473 449 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.50% 27.61% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 381 423 387
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Debian
South West

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Debian
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Debian Salary Trend in Bristol

Debian
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Bristol

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (50.00%) Nagios
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) Perl
5 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
5 4 (40.00%) Clustering
5 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) ZABBIX
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (30.00%) Samba
6 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) LDAP
7 2 (20.00%) NFS
7 2 (20.00%) SNMP
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Zimbra
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) MediaWiki
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (20.00%) Multicast
4 2 (20.00%) SNMP
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) SSH
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (10.00%) IPsec
5 1 (10.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Hudson
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (10.00%) Wiki
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) Solaris
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Samba
3 2 (20.00%) NFS
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Squid
4 1 (10.00%) Postfix
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Nagios
2 4 (40.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (10.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Scalix
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix