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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 126 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Debian 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.60% 0.17% 0.062%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.01% 0.63% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Average salary £70,000 £46,250 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.35% +101.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +7.97%
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
546 473 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 29.59% 26.10% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 499 384 456
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 July 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Bristol

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (96.77%) Linux
2 29 (93.55%) Ubuntu
2 29 (93.55%) CentOS
3 22 (70.97%) Red Hat
4 21 (67.74%) Windows
5 20 (64.52%) DevOps
6 19 (61.29%) Puppet
6 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
6 19 (61.29%) Perl
6 19 (61.29%) Apache
6 19 (61.29%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (58.06%) Hudson
7 18 (58.06%) Bash Shell
8 17 (54.84%) nginx
8 17 (54.84%) Samba
9 16 (51.61%) Firewall
9 16 (51.61%) Ruby
9 16 (51.61%) LAN
9 16 (51.61%) WAN
10 15 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (48.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (48.39%) PHP
11 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
11 13 (41.94%) VMware
11 13 (41.94%) Salt
11 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (35.48%) VPN
13 11 (35.48%) MySQL
13 11 (35.48%) Python

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 19 (61.29%) Apache
2 17 (54.84%) nginx
3 9 (29.03%) Confluence
3 9 (29.03%) MediaWiki
4 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 2 (6.45%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) LAN
1 16 (51.61%) WAN
1 16 (51.61%) Firewall
2 11 (35.48%) VPN
3 9 (29.03%) IPv6
3 9 (29.03%) OSPF
3 9 (29.03%) BGP
3 9 (29.03%) EIGRP
3 9 (29.03%) IPsec
3 9 (29.03%) LDAP
3 9 (29.03%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) SSH
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) MySQL
2 9 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
2 18 (58.06%) Hudson
3 10 (32.26%) Subversion
3 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
4 9 (29.03%) JIRA
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (48.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) DevOps Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Support
8 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) LAMP
2 2 (6.45%) libvirt
3 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Wiki
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Derivative
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Linux
2 29 (93.55%) Ubuntu
2 29 (93.55%) CentOS
3 21 (67.74%) Windows
4 15 (48.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (29.03%) UNIX
7 7 (22.58%) Fedora
8 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (6.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) DevOps
2 19 (61.29%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
4 10 (32.26%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (29.03%) Database Theory
5 9 (29.03%) Relational Database Theory
5 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
6 7 (22.58%) Open Source
6 7 (22.58%) Build Automation
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Benchmarking
8 1 (3.23%) TDD
8 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Perl
2 18 (58.06%) Bash Shell
3 16 (51.61%) Ruby
4 15 (48.39%) PHP
5 11 (35.48%) Python
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
7 9 (29.03%) Java
8 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) CCNA
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Samba
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) Postfix
3 9 (29.03%) XenServer
3 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
3 9 (29.03%) iptables
4 3 (9.68%) KVM
4 3 (9.68%) Docker
5 2 (6.45%) RHEV
5 2 (6.45%) oVirt
5 2 (6.45%) GFS2
5 2 (6.45%) NFS
5 2 (6.45%) Squid
5 2 (6.45%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 19 (61.29%) Puppet
2 15 (48.39%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (41.94%) Salt
4 11 (35.48%) Ansible
5 9 (29.03%) ZABBIX
6 3 (9.68%) Nagios
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (6.45%) Cobbler
7 2 (6.45%) SELinux
7 2 (6.45%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Red Hat
2 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £21000. - £25000. per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday