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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 72 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing Debian 7 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.95% 1.31% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.24% 4.01% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 13
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +60.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £45,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
165 324 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 22.42% 32.60% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 151 279 245
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £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 24 October 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Oxford

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) Ruby
2 21 (77.78%) Perl
2 21 (77.78%) Python
3 19 (70.37%) Apache
4 14 (51.85%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 11 (40.74%) nginx
6 11 (40.74%) QA
6 11 (40.74%) MySQL
6 11 (40.74%) HTTP
6 11 (40.74%) Citrix
6 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
7 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
7 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
8 9 (33.33%) Java
8 9 (33.33%) Xen
8 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 9 (33.33%) XenServer
8 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (29.63%) Open Source
9 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
9 8 (29.63%) Subversion
9 8 (29.63%) VMware
9 8 (29.63%) Fedora
9 8 (29.63%) C
10 7 (25.93%) DevOps
11 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
11 6 (22.22%) Active Directory

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (70.37%) Apache
2 11 (40.74%) nginx
3 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
4 4 (14.81%) Confluence
5 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.41%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) LDAP
3 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Games
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Systems Administrator
1 25 (92.59%) Administrator
2 12 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 12 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Linux Support
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Support
5 4 (14.81%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Graduate
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (7.41%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (7.41%) MCollective
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (29.63%) Open Source
3 4 (14.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Fedora
5 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) CentOS
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.93%) DevOps
3 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Test Management
3 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
3 2 (7.41%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) OO
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) Perl
1 21 (77.78%) Python
1 21 (77.78%) Ruby
2 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
3 9 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (29.63%) C
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) OSCP
2 2 (7.41%) OSCE
2 2 (7.41%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
2 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Xen
1 9 (33.33%) XenServer
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Citrix
1 11 (40.74%) Red Hat
2 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 4 (14.81%) Atlassian
4 2 (7.41%) Percona
4 2 (7.41%) New Relic
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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