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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 67 66 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Debian 6 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.83% 1.69% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.69% 6.25% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 7
Average salary £43,000 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
Debian
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
223 208 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.67% 27.05% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 194 158 307
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Debian
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Debian Salary Trend in Oxford

Debian
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Oxford

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (92.86%) Perl
2 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) Open Source
3 11 (78.57%) Puppet
3 11 (78.57%) Ubuntu
4 10 (71.43%) LAMP
4 10 (71.43%) Blackberry
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco
4 10 (71.43%) Juniper
4 10 (71.43%) SAN
4 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 10 (71.43%) Solaris
4 10 (71.43%) Android
4 10 (71.43%) iPhone
4 10 (71.43%) CentOS
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Phone
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (21.43%) Subversion
5 3 (21.43%) Fedora

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (21.43%) Apache
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Administrator
1 13 (92.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 13 (92.86%) Linux Administrator
1 13 (92.86%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Open Source
2 10 (71.43%) iPhone
2 10 (71.43%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Ubuntu
3 10 (71.43%) Android
3 10 (71.43%) CentOS
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Phone
3 10 (71.43%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) Fedora
5 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) DNA
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Information Management
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Python
2 13 (92.86%) Perl
2 13 (92.86%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) Java
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Juniper
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Flexible working hours
Posted: 25 days ago