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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 63 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Debian 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.49% 0.42% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.07% 1.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £24,000 £23,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.96%
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
145 111 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.50% 23.27% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 129 97 64
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,200 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Welsh Language
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 9 (90.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) Nagios
2 9 (90.00%) Nessus
2 9 (90.00%) Nmap
2 9 (90.00%) Wireshark
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
4 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Xen
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Puppet
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) IIS

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 9 (90.00%) Wireshark
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
2 9 (90.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Nmap
3 2 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Nagios
1 9 (90.00%) Nessus
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware