The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 72 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Debian 16 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.75% 0.40% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.41% 1.45% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 9
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -20.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
216 276 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 23.61% 27.52% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 177 254 126
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Debian
Oxfordshire

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 17 April 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Oxford

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) Red Hat
3 25 (83.33%) MySQL
4 23 (76.67%) Perl
5 20 (66.67%) Citrix
6 17 (56.67%) Python
6 17 (56.67%) Ruby
6 17 (56.67%) XenServer
7 15 (50.00%) Apache
8 14 (46.67%) HTTP
9 12 (40.00%) nginx
9 12 (40.00%) Puppet
10 11 (36.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (36.67%) ActiveMQ
10 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
10 11 (36.67%) QA
10 11 (36.67%) Xen
11 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
12 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
13 6 (20.00%) CentOS
14 5 (16.67%) JIRA
14 5 (16.67%) Wiki
14 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
14 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
14 5 (16.67%) Confluence
14 5 (16.67%) MariaDB
14 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
14 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 5 (16.67%) Clustering
14 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (50.00%) Apache
2 12 (40.00%) nginx
3 5 (16.67%) Confluence
4 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) HTTP
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) MariaDB
3 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Systems Administrator
1 28 (93.33%) Administrator
2 21 (70.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 21 (70.00%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (23.33%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (6.67%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Wiki
2 5 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (20.00%) CentOS
4 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 5 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) Data Security
3 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.33%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (76.67%) Perl
2 17 (56.67%) Python
2 17 (56.67%) Ruby
3 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) QA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) XenServer
2 11 (36.67%) Xen
3 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Puppet
2 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Red Hat
2 20 (66.67%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 3 (10.00%) Percona
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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