The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 89 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Debian 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% 0.094% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.78% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Debian
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
256 246 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 26.45% 23.16% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 233 215 165
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Debian
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Debian Salary Trend in Kent

Debian
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
Debian
South East

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Squid
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Memcached
2 2 (50.00%) Varnish
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (50.00%) KVM
2 2 (50.00%) SELinux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) VRRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CentOS
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) SELinux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) OpenBSD
2 2 (50.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Squid
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Varnish
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Infoblox