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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 131 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Debian 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.056% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.71% 0.21% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £70,000 - £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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
527 470 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.53% 26.33% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 475 391 468
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Bristol

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (95.00%) Linux
1 19 (95.00%) Red Hat
2 18 (90.00%) CentOS
3 17 (85.00%) Ubuntu
4 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (55.00%) DevOps
5 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (50.00%) Puppet
5 10 (50.00%) Hudson
5 10 (50.00%) Ruby
5 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) Subversion
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (50.00%) Apache
5 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) Perl
5 10 (50.00%) MySQL
6 9 (45.00%) PHP
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) Java
6 9 (45.00%) LDAP
6 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
6 9 (45.00%) LAN
6 9 (45.00%) WAN
6 9 (45.00%) VPN
6 9 (45.00%) IPv6
6 9 (45.00%) OSPF
6 9 (45.00%) BGP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (50.00%) Apache
2 9 (45.00%) nginx
2 9 (45.00%) Confluence
2 9 (45.00%) MediaWiki
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
1 9 (45.00%) VPN
1 9 (45.00%) IPv6
1 9 (45.00%) OSPF
1 9 (45.00%) BGP
1 9 (45.00%) EIGRP
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
1 9 (45.00%) IPsec
1 9 (45.00%) Network Security
1 9 (45.00%) LDAP
1 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 9 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Subversion
1 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (50.00%) Hudson
1 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (45.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Consultant
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Support
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Wiki
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Derivative
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 18 (90.00%) CentOS
3 17 (85.00%) Ubuntu
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) Fedora
5 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (55.00%) DevOps
2 9 (45.00%) Database Theory
2 9 (45.00%) Relational Database Theory
2 9 (45.00%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (45.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (35.00%) Build Automation
4 6 (30.00%) Open Source
4 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Perl
1 10 (50.00%) Ruby
2 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
2 9 (45.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) PHP
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) Postfix
2 9 (45.00%) XenServer
2 9 (45.00%) Samba
2 9 (45.00%) iptables
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) KVM
3 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 9 (45.00%) ZABBIX
3 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (35.00%) Salt
4 6 (30.00%) Ansible
5 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft