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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 67 79 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Debian 10 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.37% 0.83% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.29% 3.43% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 2
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £54,250 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
159 233 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 21.81% 24.17% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 147 199 169
Average salary £32,750 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.71% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £29,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 August 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Oxford

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (81.58%) Ruby
2 31 (81.58%) Perl
2 31 (81.58%) Python
3 27 (71.05%) Apache
4 21 (55.26%) HTTP
4 21 (55.26%) Citrix
4 21 (55.26%) Red Hat
4 21 (55.26%) QA
4 21 (55.26%) nginx
5 20 (52.63%) MySQL
6 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
6 15 (39.47%) XenServer
6 15 (39.47%) Xen
6 15 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (31.58%) DevOps
8 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
8 11 (28.95%) Windows
9 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
10 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
10 7 (18.42%) Java
10 7 (18.42%) Degree
11 6 (15.79%) Open Source
11 6 (15.79%) Puppet
11 6 (15.79%) C
11 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
11 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
12 5 (13.16%) VMware
12 5 (13.16%) Fedora
12 5 (13.16%) UNIX

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 27 (71.05%) Apache
2 21 (55.26%) nginx
3 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.53%) Confluence
5 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.26%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) HTTP
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) LDAP
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) JIRA
4 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Games
1 2 (5.26%) Banking
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Systems Administrator
1 35 (92.11%) Administrator
2 14 (36.84%) Linux Administrator
2 14 (36.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 13 (34.21%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 10 (26.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 10 (26.32%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Junior
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Support
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Support
6 2 (5.26%) Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) MCollective
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) Open Source
3 4 (10.53%) Wiki
4 1 (2.63%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (28.95%) Windows
4 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
5 5 (13.16%) Fedora
5 5 (13.16%) UNIX
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) CentOS
7 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) DevOps
2 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
3 2 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (5.26%) Test Management
4 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.63%) OO
4 1 (2.63%) Project Management
4 1 (2.63%) CRM
4 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.63%) Data Security
4 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) Ruby
1 31 (81.58%) Perl
1 31 (81.58%) Python
2 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
2 7 (18.42%) Java
3 6 (15.79%) C
4 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) CEH
2 2 (5.26%) OSCP
2 2 (5.26%) OSCE
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (55.26%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) XenServer
1 15 (39.47%) Xen
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Citrix
1 21 (55.26%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Percona
4 2 (5.26%) New Relic
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
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