The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 117 117 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Debian 8 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.44% 0.55% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.35% 1.44% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 21
Average salary £41,750 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
592 762 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.60% 38.00% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 508 649 741
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Debian
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Ubuntu
3 8 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (43.75%) Bugzilla
5 6 (37.50%) UNIX
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (37.50%) Apache
5 6 (37.50%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Perl
5 6 (37.50%) PHP
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
6 5 (31.25%) SSL
6 5 (31.25%) Validation
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) Back Office
6 5 (31.25%) Replication
6 5 (31.25%) Logistics
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) JSON
6 5 (31.25%) Squid
6 5 (31.25%) CentOS
6 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) nginx
6 5 (31.25%) High Availability
6 5 (31.25%) Corosync
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) SUSE
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
3 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) SSL
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) OpenVPN
4 2 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 2 (12.50%) LDAP
4 2 (12.50%) OSPF
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) RIP
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) IPsec
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Bugzilla
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Hudson
3 2 (12.50%) Redmine
3 2 (12.50%) CMake
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Ant
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (31.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Release Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Trainee
6 1 (6.25%) Trainee Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
1 5 (31.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Ubuntu
3 6 (37.50%) UNIX
4 5 (31.25%) CentOS
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (18.75%) SUSE
5 3 (18.75%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (31.25%) Validation
2 5 (31.25%) Logistics
2 5 (31.25%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Bug Management
3 2 (12.50%) Product Management
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
1 6 (37.50%) Perl
1 6 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) RHCE
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Squid
1 5 (31.25%) Corosync
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Munin
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) MKS
3 2 (12.50%) Perforce
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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