The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 132 118 141
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Debian 7 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.98% 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.00% 2.90% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 1
Average salary £22,000 £23,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -45.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
700 725 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.04% 33.96% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 537 570 630
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Debian
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Reading

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Red Hat
3 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
3 13 (76.47%) SUSE
3 13 (76.47%) Ubuntu
3 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (70.59%) CentOS
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
7 6 (35.29%) Perl
8 5 (29.41%) UNIX
8 5 (29.41%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
9 4 (23.53%) MySQL
9 4 (23.53%) Open Source
9 4 (23.53%) Puppet
10 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
10 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (17.65%) IIS
10 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
10 3 (17.65%) Python
10 3 (17.65%) FreeBSD
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
10 3 (17.65%) RHCE
10 3 (17.65%) VMware
11 2 (11.76%) Firewall
11 2 (11.76%) BT
11 2 (11.76%) IPsec
11 2 (11.76%) Clustering

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (17.65%) IIS
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) TCP/IP
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) IPsec
3 2 (11.76%) DSL
3 2 (11.76%) L2TP
3 2 (11.76%) TACACS
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) LLU
3 2 (11.76%) IPv4
3 2 (11.76%) IPv6
3 2 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (11.76%) 3G
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (41.18%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (35.29%) Help Desk Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Linux Consultant
4 5 (29.41%) Consultant
5 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (17.65%) Administrator
7 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) IP Network Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) IP Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior IP Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (76.47%) SUSE
2 13 (76.47%) Ubuntu
2 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (70.59%) CentOS
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
6 5 (29.41%) UNIX
7 3 (17.65%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) RHCE
2 2 (11.76%) CCIE
2 2 (11.76%) CCNP
2 2 (11.76%) CCIP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (11.76%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) BT
3 2 (11.76%) ZyXEL
3 2 (11.76%) Draytek
3 2 (11.76%) Atlassian
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco