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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 88 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Debian 2 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 1.06% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% 3.57% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 15
Average salary £37,500 £43,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% -18.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £43,000 £63,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
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
263 224 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.63% 29.55% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 210 195 175
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Fedora
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Samba
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) OpenStack

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Fedora
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) qmail
1 1 (20.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) logstash
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) VMware