The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 106 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Debian 18 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 0.17% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.90% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 0
Average salary £70,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Debian
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
462 414 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 24.08% 23.28% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 396 356 365
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Bristol

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
1 30 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 30 (100.00%) CentOS
2 23 (76.67%) Apache
2 23 (76.67%) Puppet
3 22 (73.33%) nginx
3 22 (73.33%) Bash Shell
3 22 (73.33%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (73.33%) Perl
4 21 (70.00%) PHP
4 21 (70.00%) Red Hat
5 19 (63.33%) Windows
5 19 (63.33%) Ruby
6 18 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (60.00%) Python
7 17 (56.67%) DevOps
8 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
9 15 (50.00%) Hudson
9 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (46.67%) Ansible
10 14 (46.67%) MySQL
10 14 (46.67%) Samba
11 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (43.33%) Subversion
11 13 (43.33%) Firewall
11 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
11 13 (43.33%) ZABBIX
11 13 (43.33%) LAN
11 13 (43.33%) WAN
11 13 (43.33%) Salt

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 23 (76.67%) Apache
2 22 (73.33%) nginx
3 7 (23.33%) Apache Solr
3 7 (23.33%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (20.00%) Confluence
4 6 (20.00%) MediaWiki
5 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
5 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) LAN
1 13 (43.33%) WAN
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) VPN
3 6 (20.00%) IPv6
3 6 (20.00%) OSPF
3 6 (20.00%) BGP
3 6 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (20.00%) IPsec
3 6 (20.00%) LDAP
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) SSH
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) MySQL
2 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
3 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (23.33%) MariaDB
4 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (50.00%) Hudson
3 13 (43.33%) Subversion
3 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (23.33%) Mercurial
5 6 (20.00%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) LAMP
2 7 (23.33%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (23.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (6.67%) libvirt
4 1 (3.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Open Source
2 7 (23.33%) Derivative
3 6 (20.00%) Wiki
4 3 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
1 30 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 30 (100.00%) CentOS
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (33.33%) Fedora
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (26.67%) UNIX
7 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (3.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) DevOps
2 15 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
4 7 (23.33%) Time Management
4 7 (23.33%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (20.00%) Build Automation
5 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (20.00%) Database Theory
5 6 (20.00%) Relational Database Theory
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Perl
1 22 (73.33%) Bash Shell
2 21 (70.00%) PHP
3 19 (63.33%) Ruby
4 18 (60.00%) Python
5 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 6 (20.00%) Java
8 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CCNA
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Samba
2 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (23.33%) Varnish
4 6 (20.00%) iptables
4 6 (20.00%) Postfix
4 6 (20.00%) XenServer
5 2 (6.67%) Gluster
5 2 (6.67%) NFS
5 2 (6.67%) Squid
5 2 (6.67%) KVM
5 2 (6.67%) Docker
5 2 (6.67%) RHEV
5 2 (6.67%) oVirt
5 2 (6.67%) GFS2
Systems Management
1 23 (76.67%) Puppet
2 22 (73.33%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (46.67%) Ansible
4 13 (43.33%) ZABBIX
4 13 (43.33%) Salt
5 9 (30.00%) Nagios
6 7 (23.33%) Icinga
6 7 (23.33%) Munin
6 7 (23.33%) Zenoss
6 7 (23.33%) HAProxy
7 2 (6.67%) SELinux
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (6.67%) Cobbler
7 2 (6.67%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) Percona