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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 112 128 120
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Debian 24 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.06% 0.18% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.90% 0.63% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 21
Average salary £22,000 £32,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.78% -5.14%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +7.59%
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
615 640 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.22% 29.38% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 446 497 498
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 March 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Reading

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (86.84%) Red Hat
3 29 (76.32%) TCP/IP
4 27 (71.05%) Ubuntu
5 24 (63.16%) CentOS
6 23 (60.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (60.53%) SUSE
7 22 (57.89%) Windows
8 19 (50.00%) Windows 7
9 13 (34.21%) Data Management
10 12 (31.58%) DNS
11 11 (28.95%) HPUX
11 11 (28.95%) DB2
11 11 (28.95%) Oracle
11 11 (28.95%) IBM
11 11 (28.95%) UNIX
11 11 (28.95%) HP
11 11 (28.95%) Symantec
12 9 (23.68%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (23.68%) EMC
12 9 (23.68%) Sybase
12 9 (23.68%) AIX
12 9 (23.68%) Office 365
13 6 (15.79%) VMware
14 5 (13.16%) Perl
14 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
14 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
14 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (10.53%) Solaris
16 3 (7.89%) AWK

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) TCP/IP
2 12 (31.58%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) IPsec
4 2 (5.26%) HSRP
4 2 (5.26%) LDAP
4 2 (5.26%) IPv4
4 2 (5.26%) IPv6
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) OSPF
4 2 (5.26%) BGP
4 2 (5.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) DB2
2 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) IT Support Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) IT Support
3 11 (28.95%) Administrator
4 9 (23.68%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (18.42%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (18.42%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Network Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Senior UNIX Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) AIX Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.63%) Senior UNIX Specialist
9 1 (2.63%) UNIX Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Open Source
2 2 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (71.05%) Ubuntu
3 24 (63.16%) CentOS
4 23 (60.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (60.53%) SUSE
5 22 (57.89%) Windows
6 19 (50.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (28.95%) HPUX
7 11 (28.95%) UNIX
8 9 (23.68%) AIX
9 4 (10.53%) Solaris
10 2 (5.26%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Data Management
2 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
2 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.26%) Project Management
2 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Perl
1 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.89%) AWK
3 2 (5.26%) PHP
3 2 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) MCSE
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.63%) VCP4
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) Xen
3 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Red Hat
2 11 (28.95%) Symantec
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle
2 11 (28.95%) IBM
2 11 (28.95%) HP
3 9 (23.68%) Sybase
3 9 (23.68%) EMC
4 6 (15.79%) VMware
5 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) Foundry
6 2 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Facebook