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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 120 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Debian 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.58% 0.46% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 1.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
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
500 470 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.54% 23.88% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 456 398 393
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 2 June 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Bristol

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 29 (96.67%) Linux
1 29 (96.67%) Ubuntu
1 29 (96.67%) CentOS
2 21 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 19 (63.33%) Windows
4 18 (60.00%) Apache
4 18 (60.00%) Puppet
4 18 (60.00%) DevOps
5 17 (56.67%) Jenkins
5 17 (56.67%) nginx
5 17 (56.67%) Bash Shell
5 17 (56.67%) Perl
5 17 (56.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (53.33%) Hudson
7 15 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (50.00%) Samba
7 15 (50.00%) PHP
7 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
8 14 (46.67%) LAN
8 14 (46.67%) WAN
8 14 (46.67%) Firewall
8 14 (46.67%) Ruby
9 12 (40.00%) Salt
9 12 (40.00%) Python
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (33.33%) VMware
11 9 (30.00%) Open Source
11 9 (30.00%) Fedora

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 18 (60.00%) Apache
2 17 (56.67%) nginx
3 7 (23.33%) MediaWiki
3 7 (23.33%) Confluence
4 2 (6.67%) JBoss
4 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) LAN
1 14 (46.67%) WAN
1 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) VPN
3 7 (23.33%) BGP
3 7 (23.33%) IPsec
3 7 (23.33%) Network Security
3 7 (23.33%) IPv6
3 7 (23.33%) EIGRP
3 7 (23.33%) OSPF
3 7 (23.33%) LDAP
4 2 (6.67%) SSH
4 2 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Jenkins
2 16 (53.33%) Hudson
3 8 (26.67%) Subversion
3 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (23.33%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) LAMP
2 2 (6.67%) libvirt
3 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
1 7 (23.33%) Wiki
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
1 29 (96.67%) Ubuntu
1 29 (96.67%) CentOS
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (30.00%) Fedora
6 8 (26.67%) UNIX
7 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (3.33%) FreeBSD
10 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) DevOps
2 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (30.00%) Open Source
5 8 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (23.33%) Database Theory
6 7 (23.33%) Relational Database Theory
6 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (23.33%) Data Modelling
7 5 (16.67%) Build Automation
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) Benchmarking
9 1 (3.33%) Time Management
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Bash Shell
1 17 (56.67%) Perl
2 15 (50.00%) PHP
3 14 (46.67%) Ruby
4 12 (40.00%) Python
5 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 7 (23.33%) Java
7 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (23.33%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Samba
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (23.33%) iptables
4 7 (23.33%) Postfix
4 7 (23.33%) XenServer
5 3 (10.00%) Docker
6 2 (6.67%) Squid
6 2 (6.67%) NFS
6 2 (6.67%) Gluster
6 2 (6.67%) RHEV
6 2 (6.67%) KVM
6 2 (6.67%) oVirt
6 2 (6.67%) GFS2
7 1 (3.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) Puppet
2 15 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (40.00%) Salt
4 8 (26.67%) ZABBIX
4 8 (26.67%) Ansible
5 3 (10.00%) Nagios
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (6.67%) Cobbler
6 2 (6.67%) SELinux
6 2 (6.67%) Pacemaker
7 1 (3.33%) Icinga
7 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
7 1 (3.33%) Munin
7 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Percona