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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 71 56 82
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +26
Permanent jobs citing Debian 9 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.23% 2.15% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.19% 7.59% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 8
Average salary £43,000 £52,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
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
215 224 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.37% 28.32% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 185 175 300
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Ubuntu
4 13 (76.47%) Ruby
4 13 (76.47%) Open Source
4 13 (76.47%) VMware
4 13 (76.47%) Perl
4 13 (76.47%) Python
5 12 (70.59%) CentOS
6 10 (58.82%) Android
6 10 (58.82%) iPhone
6 10 (58.82%) Puppet
6 10 (58.82%) Windows Phone
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco
6 10 (58.82%) Juniper
6 10 (58.82%) SAN
6 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
6 10 (58.82%) Solaris
6 10 (58.82%) LAMP
6 10 (58.82%) Blackberry
7 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
8 3 (17.65%) Apache
8 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
8 3 (17.65%) C
8 3 (17.65%) Java
8 3 (17.65%) Fedora
8 3 (17.65%) Subversion
8 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (17.65%) Git (software)

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
1 2 (11.76%) Games
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (88.24%) Administrator
1 15 (88.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (88.24%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Open Source
2 10 (58.82%) iPhone
2 10 (58.82%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Ubuntu
4 12 (70.59%) CentOS
5 10 (58.82%) Android
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Phone
5 10 (58.82%) Solaris
6 3 (17.65%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.76%) Test Management
2 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Ruby
1 13 (76.47%) Perl
1 13 (76.47%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 3 (17.65%) C
3 3 (17.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) OSCP
1 2 (11.76%) OSCE
1 2 (11.76%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Juniper
2 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Atlassian