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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 83 114 119
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +5
Permanent jobs citing Debian 25 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.71% 0.61% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.97% 1.90% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 9
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
503 580 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.33% 32.35% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 435 495 637
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

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 1 May 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (82.76%) Tomcat
3 23 (79.31%) Red Hat
4 22 (75.86%) Python
4 22 (75.86%) VMware
5 20 (68.97%) Windows
6 18 (62.07%) Oracle
7 17 (58.62%) Apache
8 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (44.83%) Zope
8 13 (44.83%) Plone
8 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
9 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (34.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (31.03%) Perl
10 9 (31.03%) UNIX
10 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
11 8 (27.59%) SAN
11 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
11 8 (27.59%) CentOS
12 6 (20.69%) LPIC
12 6 (20.69%) Project Management
13 5 (17.24%) ITIL
13 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
13 5 (17.24%) LDAP
14 4 (13.79%) Firewall
14 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
14 4 (13.79%) Matrix Management
14 4 (13.79%) Line Management
14 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 24 (82.76%) Tomcat
2 17 (58.62%) Apache
3 13 (44.83%) Zope
3 13 (44.83%) Plone
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) LDAP
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 2 (6.90%) DNS
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Administrator
2 10 (34.48%) Linux Support
3 9 (31.03%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (31.03%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (27.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) Support Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Windows
3 10 (34.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (31.03%) UNIX
5 8 (27.59%) Ubuntu
5 8 (27.59%) CentOS
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Project Management
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Matrix Management
3 4 (13.79%) Line Management
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Python
2 13 (44.83%) Bash Shell
3 9 (31.03%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) LPIC
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Red Hat
2 22 (75.86%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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