The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 108 103 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs citing Debian 3 7 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.19% 0.49% 2.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 1.38% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 37
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,625 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.16%
Debian
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
528 507 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.69% 35.28% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 440 408 561
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Debian across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Debian
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Debian across the Cambridge region.

Debian Salary Trend in Cambridge

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Python
3 8 (72.73%) Perl
4 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
5 6 (54.55%) Wireless
5 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
6 5 (45.45%) Maven
6 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
6 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
7 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
7 4 (36.36%) Web Development
7 4 (36.36%) Java EE
7 4 (36.36%) GTK+
7 4 (36.36%) Network Management
7 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
7 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
7 4 (36.36%) CSS
7 4 (36.36%) C
7 4 (36.36%) HTML
7 4 (36.36%) Java
7 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 4 (36.36%) J2EE
7 4 (36.36%) Swing
7 4 (36.36%) SNMP
7 4 (36.36%) CGI
8 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 3 (27.27%) Apache
8 3 (27.27%) CentOS
9 2 (18.18%) Jenkins

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Zope
2 1 (9.09%) Plone
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 4 (36.36%) SNMP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) IPv4
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) 3G
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) LTE
4 1 (9.09%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Maven
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) CMake
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
3 1 (9.09%) CruiseControl
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Release Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) Swing
1 4 (36.36%) CGI
1 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 4 (36.36%) Java EE
1 4 (36.36%) GTK+
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 3 (27.27%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Web Development
1 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
1 4 (36.36%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Perl
3 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
4 4 (36.36%) C
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) LPIC
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 1 (9.09%) Squid
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) MKS
3 1 (9.09%) Perforce
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £39,800 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago