The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.45% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Debian
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
162 129 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.32% 21.68% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 133 112 103
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Debian
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Debian Salary Trend in Cardiff

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) SaaS
4 3 (50.00%) Welsh Language
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 3 (50.00%) iptables
4 3 (50.00%) Nagios
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) Nessus
4 3 (50.00%) Nmap
5 2 (33.33%) LDAP
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) yum
6 1 (16.67%) Puppet
6 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
6 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 3 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) iptables
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) Nessus
1 3 (50.00%) Nmap
2 2 (33.33%) yum
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat