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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 130 126 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Debian 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.059% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 0.18% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
492 561 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.20% 32.85% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 421 487 353
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
3 7 (70.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (50.00%) Fedora
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (50.00%) ZABBIX
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) Puppet
5 4 (40.00%) Nagios
5 4 (40.00%) Perl
5 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) PHP
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) SLA
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) nginx
7 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
7 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (20.00%) Munin
7 2 (20.00%) Zenoss

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 3 (30.00%) nginx
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (10.00%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) IPv6
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) Multicast
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (20.00%) Hudson
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Support
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Wiki
3 1 (10.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) CentOS
2 7 (70.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Fedora
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Varnish
3 1 (10.00%) Samba
3 1 (10.00%) Postfix
3 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (40.00%) Nagios
2 4 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (20.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Icinga
3 2 (20.00%) Munin
3 2 (20.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Percona
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday