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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 65 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 9 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.30% 1.42% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.81% 4.21% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 11
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 £32,600 £46,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
155 309 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 22.33% 33.84% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 143 263 226
Average salary £28,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,900 £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 1 October 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Oxford

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (81.82%) Ruby
2 27 (81.82%) Perl
2 27 (81.82%) Python
3 24 (72.73%) Apache
4 16 (48.48%) HTTP
4 16 (48.48%) Citrix
4 16 (48.48%) Red Hat
4 16 (48.48%) MySQL
4 16 (48.48%) QA
4 16 (48.48%) nginx
5 13 (39.39%) Windows
6 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
6 12 (36.36%) Xen
6 12 (36.36%) XenServer
6 12 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
7 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 10 (30.30%) DevOps
9 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
9 9 (27.27%) Java
10 8 (24.24%) C
11 7 (21.21%) Subversion
11 7 (21.21%) VMware
11 7 (21.21%) Fedora
11 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
11 7 (21.21%) Open Source
11 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
12 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 24 (72.73%) Apache
2 16 (48.48%) nginx
3 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (12.12%) Confluence
5 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.21%) Subversion
3 4 (12.12%) JIRA
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (6.06%) Banking
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Systems Administrator
1 31 (93.94%) Administrator
2 14 (42.42%) Linux Administrator
2 14 (42.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 8 (24.24%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 8 (24.24%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Linux Support
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Support
6 4 (12.12%) Junior
7 2 (6.06%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Graduate
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 3 (9.09%) MCollective
3 2 (6.06%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Open Source
3 4 (12.12%) Wiki
4 1 (3.03%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 12 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (21.21%) Fedora
5 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
6 4 (12.12%) UNIX
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.06%) CentOS
8 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.06%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.06%) Test Management
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Ruby
1 27 (81.82%) Perl
1 27 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) C
4 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) OSCP
2 2 (6.06%) OSCE
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (48.48%) QA
2 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Xen
1 12 (36.36%) XenServer
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Citrix
1 16 (48.48%) Red Hat
2 7 (21.21%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.06%) New Relic
4 2 (6.06%) Percona
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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