The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 102 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.07% 1.06% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Debian
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
375 282 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.37% 23.02% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 235 193 228
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Debian
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Debian Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (71.43%) MySQL
4 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
5 8 (57.14%) Java
5 8 (57.14%) Perl
6 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (42.86%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) SOAP
8 5 (35.71%) Web Services
8 5 (35.71%) Apache
8 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
8 5 (35.71%) QA
8 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
9 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 4 (28.57%) Degree
9 4 (28.57%) CentOS
9 4 (28.57%) CGI
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (28.57%) OO
9 4 (28.57%) JSP
9 4 (28.57%) Servlets
9 4 (28.57%) Internet
9 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
9 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
10 3 (21.43%) VMware
10 3 (21.43%) Project Management

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (7.14%) OpenVPN
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) CGI
2 4 (28.57%) JSP
2 4 (28.57%) Servlets
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (28.57%) CentOS
3 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) OO
1 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Telemarketing
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Postfix
2 1 (7.14%) Openswan
2 1 (7.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com