The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 122 133 125
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Debian 18 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 0.089% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.51% 0.30% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.86% -27.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Debian
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
716 660 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.46% 29.32% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 525 542 527
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,525 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Debian across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Debian
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Debian across the Reading region.

Debian Salary Trend in Reading

Debian
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Reading

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (93.10%) Linux
2 25 (86.21%) Red Hat
3 23 (79.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (72.41%) Ubuntu
4 21 (72.41%) Windows
5 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
5 17 (58.62%) SUSE
5 17 (58.62%) CentOS
6 13 (44.83%) Windows 7
7 9 (31.03%) MVC
7 9 (31.03%) PHP
7 9 (31.03%) MySQL
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (24.14%) Objective-C
9 7 (24.14%) Subversion
9 7 (24.14%) iPhone
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (24.14%) Degree
9 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
9 7 (24.14%) PHP5
9 7 (24.14%) iOS Development
10 6 (20.69%) UNIX
11 5 (17.24%) SOAP
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
11 5 (17.24%) HTML
11 5 (17.24%) Java
11 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
12 4 (13.79%) DNS
12 4 (13.79%) Broadband

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (10.34%) IIS
1 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
1 2 (6.90%) Heroku
1 2 (6.90%) Google Apps
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (6.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) PhantomJS
2 2 (6.90%) Sinon.JS
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
1 2 (6.90%) Games
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Support Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) 1st Line Support
2 11 (37.93%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) PHP Programmer
3 7 (24.14%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (24.14%) PHP Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Help Desk Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Web Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) SOAP
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) Ajax
2 3 (10.34%) jQuery
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.90%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.90%) Sass
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (6.90%) Durandal
3 2 (6.90%) JSON
3 2 (6.90%) Django
3 2 (6.90%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) iPhone
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (72.41%) Windows
3 21 (72.41%) Ubuntu
4 17 (58.62%) SUSE
4 17 (58.62%) CentOS
5 13 (44.83%) Windows 7
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (20.69%) UNIX
8 3 (10.34%) FreeBSD
9 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
9 2 (6.90%) Android
9 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) MVC
2 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) iOS Development
3 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Test Management
4 2 (6.90%) BDD
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
4 2 (6.90%) Data Management
4 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PHP
2 7 (24.14%) Objective-C
2 7 (24.14%) PHP5
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) VB
5 2 (6.90%) Delphi
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) RHCE
3 2 (6.90%) CEH
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) OSCP
3 2 (6.90%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Red Hat
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Google
4 2 (6.90%) Akamai
4 2 (6.90%) Tableau
4 2 (6.90%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) Genesys
4 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.90%) Cognos