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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.17% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
150 145 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.96% 25.04% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 140 139 85
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £68,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

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 22 October 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 19 (100.00%) Perl
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) SaaS
3 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (78.95%) tcpdump
3 15 (78.95%) Welsh Language
3 15 (78.95%) Python
4 13 (68.42%) CentOS
5 12 (63.16%) Wireshark
5 12 (63.16%) Nessus
5 12 (63.16%) Nmap
5 12 (63.16%) MySQL
5 12 (63.16%) Nagios
6 11 (57.89%) UNIX
7 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 10 (52.63%) Firewall
7 10 (52.63%) VLAN
8 8 (42.11%) Xen
8 8 (42.11%) HTTP
8 8 (42.11%) Apache
9 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
9 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
10 6 (31.58%) Puppet
10 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
11 5 (26.32%) ITIL
11 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
12 4 (21.05%) DevOps
12 4 (21.05%) Ruby

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 8 (42.11%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) tcpdump
2 12 (63.16%) Wireshark
3 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) VLAN
4 8 (42.11%) HTTP
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Welsh Language
3 3 (15.79%) French Language
3 3 (15.79%) German Language
3 3 (15.79%) Italian Language
3 3 (15.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Provisioning Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) CentOS
3 11 (57.89%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
2 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Perl
2 15 (78.95%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (63.16%) Nmap
3 8 (42.11%) Xen
4 3 (15.79%) XenServer
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Nessus
1 12 (63.16%) Nagios
2 6 (31.58%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) YUM
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat