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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 121 129 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Debian 19 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.83% 0.46% 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% 1.62% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 13
Average salary £23,000 £22,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
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
602 678 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.24% 28.09% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 468 489 613
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Reading

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (88.37%) Red Hat
3 32 (74.42%) TCP/IP
4 30 (69.77%) Ubuntu
5 29 (67.44%) CentOS
6 26 (60.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (58.14%) Windows 7
7 25 (58.14%) Windows
8 20 (46.51%) SUSE
9 15 (34.88%) UNIX
10 13 (30.23%) Oracle
10 13 (30.23%) Sybase
10 13 (30.23%) DB2
10 13 (30.23%) HPUX
10 13 (30.23%) HP
10 13 (30.23%) IBM
10 13 (30.23%) EMC
10 13 (30.23%) Data Management
10 13 (30.23%) Symantec
11 11 (25.58%) AIX
12 10 (23.26%) Oracle RMAN
13 9 (20.93%) DNS
14 6 (13.95%) Firewall
14 6 (13.95%) Office 365
15 5 (11.63%) VMware
15 5 (11.63%) MySQL
15 5 (11.63%) Solaris
15 5 (11.63%) Python
16 4 (9.30%) Perl
16 4 (9.30%) Apache

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 4 (9.30%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.93%) DNS
3 6 (13.95%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) LDAP
4 2 (4.65%) Internet
4 2 (4.65%) IPv4
4 2 (4.65%) IPv6
4 2 (4.65%) IPsec
4 2 (4.65%) OSPF
4 2 (4.65%) BGP
4 2 (4.65%) VRRP
4 2 (4.65%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) DB2
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Subversion
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Support Engineer
2 19 (44.19%) IT Support Engineer
2 19 (44.19%) IT Support
3 8 (18.60%) Administrator
3 8 (18.60%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.95%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (13.95%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) UNIX Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) UNIX Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.65%) Linux Support
8 2 (4.65%) Network Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) AIX Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.33%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (69.77%) Ubuntu
3 29 (67.44%) CentOS
4 26 (60.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (58.14%) Windows 7
5 25 (58.14%) Windows
6 20 (46.51%) SUSE
7 15 (34.88%) UNIX
8 13 (30.23%) HPUX
9 11 (25.58%) AIX
10 5 (11.63%) Solaris
11 2 (4.65%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Data Management
2 2 (4.65%) Project Management
2 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.33%) DevOps
3 1 (2.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (2.33%) Service Management
3 1 (2.33%) TDD
3 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.33%) OOP
3 1 (2.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) Python
2 4 (9.30%) Perl
3 3 (6.98%) PHP
4 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
4 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (4.65%) Nagios
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (88.37%) Red Hat
2 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) Sybase
2 13 (30.23%) HP
2 13 (30.23%) IBM
2 13 (30.23%) EMC
2 13 (30.23%) Symantec
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Juniper
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) Dell
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Foundry
5 1 (2.33%) Facebook