The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 157 144 155
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Debian 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.081% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.90% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -17.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%
Debian
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
953 780 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.76% 25.69% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 573 496 585
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Debian
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Debian Salary Trend in Scotland

Debian
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -9 2 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Glasgow -15 1 £41,500 - 1
Debian
UK

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (69.23%) MySQL
4 8 (61.54%) Java
5 7 (53.85%) Perl
5 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) SOAP
6 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
6 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 5 (38.46%) Apache
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 5 (38.46%) Ubuntu
8 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
8 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 4 (30.77%) CGI
8 4 (30.77%) Internet
8 4 (30.77%) JSP
8 4 (30.77%) Servlets
8 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
8 4 (30.77%) OO
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 4 (30.77%) QA
8 4 (30.77%) Degree
8 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (30.77%) CentOS
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (38.46%) Apache
2 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) OpenVPN
3 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) CGI
3 4 (30.77%) JSP
3 4 (30.77%) Servlets
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) Django
5 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Ubuntu
4 4 (30.77%) CentOS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Perl
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Openswan
2 1 (7.69%) Postfix
2 1 (7.69%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
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