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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 123 120 138
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Debian 14 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 0.67% 0.087%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% 2.36% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 2
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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
610 721 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.02% 28.55% 29.37%
Number of salaries quoted 482 532 558
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 August 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Reading

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (90.91%) Red Hat
3 25 (75.76%) Ubuntu
3 25 (75.76%) CentOS
4 22 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (63.64%) Windows
6 19 (57.58%) TCP/IP
6 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
7 11 (33.33%) SUSE
8 10 (30.30%) UNIX
9 7 (21.21%) Python
10 6 (18.18%) Perl
11 5 (15.15%) MySQL
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle
11 5 (15.15%) Sybase
11 5 (15.15%) DB2
11 5 (15.15%) AIX
11 5 (15.15%) HPUX
11 5 (15.15%) Apache
11 5 (15.15%) IBM
11 5 (15.15%) HP
11 5 (15.15%) EMC
11 5 (15.15%) Symantec
11 5 (15.15%) Data Management
12 4 (12.12%) Degree
12 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
12 4 (12.12%) Firewall
12 4 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.12%) Solaris

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (15.15%) Apache
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.09%) nginx
2 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) SMTP
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
1 5 (15.15%) DB2
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 17 (51.52%) IT Support Engineer
2 17 (51.52%) IT Support
3 5 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Support
5 3 (9.09%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) C Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) SOAP
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
1 2 (6.06%) XML
1 2 (6.06%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (75.76%) Ubuntu
2 25 (75.76%) CentOS
3 22 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (63.64%) Windows
5 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
6 11 (33.33%) SUSE
7 10 (30.30%) UNIX
8 5 (15.15%) AIX
8 5 (15.15%) HPUX
9 4 (12.12%) Solaris
10 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Data Management
2 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
2 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (3.03%) DevOps
3 1 (3.03%) OOP
3 1 (3.03%) OO
3 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.03%) Service Management
3 1 (3.03%) TDD
3 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Python
2 6 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) C
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.06%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Squid
1 3 (9.09%) qmail
2 2 (6.06%) KVM
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.06%) Nagios
2 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 5 (15.15%) Symantec
2 5 (15.15%) HP
2 5 (15.15%) EMC
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Sybase
2 5 (15.15%) IBM
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) VMware