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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 109 102 103
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Debian 3 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.18% 0.54% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% 1.37% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 24
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
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
546 584 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.46% 39.35% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 453 474 618
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 26 November 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Python
3 10 (66.67%) Perl
4 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
5 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
5 7 (46.67%) Maven
5 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (40.00%) Wireless
7 5 (33.33%) Bugzilla
7 5 (33.33%) PHP
7 5 (33.33%) C
7 5 (33.33%) Java
7 5 (33.33%) Apache
7 5 (33.33%) Web Development
8 4 (26.67%) Java EE
8 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
8 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
8 4 (26.67%) GTK+
8 4 (26.67%) Puppet
8 4 (26.67%) Network Management
8 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (26.67%) Swing
8 4 (26.67%) SNMP
8 4 (26.67%) CGI
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) J2EE
8 4 (26.67%) MySQL
8 4 (26.67%) HTML
8 4 (26.67%) CSS

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) nginx
2 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (26.67%) SNMP
3 3 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) 3G
4 2 (13.33%) LTE
5 1 (6.67%) 4G
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) IPv4
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Maven
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (33.33%) Bugzilla
4 3 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 3 (20.00%) Subversion
4 3 (20.00%) Ant
4 3 (20.00%) CMake
4 3 (20.00%) Hudson
5 2 (13.33%) Redmine
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Release Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Developer
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) Swing
1 4 (26.67%) CGI
1 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (26.67%) Java EE
1 4 (26.67%) GTK+
2 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 3 (20.00%) jQuery
2 3 (20.00%) LAMP
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Network Management
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) Logistics
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Bug Management
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) Perl
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Squid
1 3 (20.00%) Corosync
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) MKS
1 3 (20.00%) Perforce
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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