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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 104 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Debian 9 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.52% 0.55% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.51% 1.35% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 13
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
598 593 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.53% 40.42% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 473 493 609
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) Perl
3 13 (59.09%) Ubuntu
4 10 (45.45%) Apache
5 9 (40.91%) PHP
5 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
6 8 (36.36%) Maven
6 8 (36.36%) MySQL
6 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 8 (36.36%) Bugzilla
7 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
7 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
8 6 (27.27%) nginx
8 6 (27.27%) Puppet
8 6 (27.27%) Web Development
8 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
8 6 (27.27%) Wireless
8 6 (27.27%) Java
8 6 (27.27%) C
9 5 (22.73%) J2EE
9 5 (22.73%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) SSL
9 5 (22.73%) Back Office
9 5 (22.73%) Validation
9 5 (22.73%) Replication
9 5 (22.73%) Ruby
9 5 (22.73%) Squid
9 5 (22.73%) JSON
9 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 10 (45.45%) Apache
2 6 (27.27%) nginx
3 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Wireless
2 5 (22.73%) SSL
3 4 (18.18%) SNMP
4 3 (13.64%) 3G
4 3 (13.64%) LTE
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) IPv4
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (36.36%) Maven
2 8 (36.36%) Bugzilla
3 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
4 4 (18.18%) CMake
4 4 (18.18%) Hudson
4 4 (18.18%) CruiseControl
4 4 (18.18%) Subversion
4 4 (18.18%) Ant
5 3 (13.64%) Redmine
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Release Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Build and Release Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
1 5 (22.73%) JSON
1 5 (22.73%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) GTK+
2 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 4 (18.18%) Java EE
2 4 (18.18%) CGI
2 4 (18.18%) Swing
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) LAMP
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Replication
2 5 (22.73%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Ubuntu
3 5 (22.73%) CentOS
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Web Development
2 5 (22.73%) Validation
2 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
2 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
2 5 (22.73%) Logistics
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) High Availability
2 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) Network Management
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Bug Management
5 2 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Python
1 15 (68.18%) Perl
2 9 (40.91%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) Bash Shell
4 6 (27.27%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) C
5 5 (22.73%) Ruby
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) C++
8 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.55%) C#
9 1 (4.55%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Squid
1 5 (22.73%) Corosync
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.55%) CFEngine
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Perforce
1 4 (18.18%) MKS
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp