The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 51 72 38
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -34
Permanent jobs citing Debian 26 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.72% 0.41% 3.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.86% 1.19% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 2 21
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £38,900 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
Debian
South Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
175 252 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.04% 34.43% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 159 212 109
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Debian
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Debian Salary Trend in Sheffield

Debian
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 34 (89.47%) Python
3 28 (73.68%) Perl
4 27 (71.05%) Windows
5 26 (68.42%) Red Hat
6 25 (65.79%) Bash Shell
7 24 (63.16%) UNIX
8 23 (60.53%) Java
8 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
9 20 (52.63%) .NET
9 20 (52.63%) MySQL
10 19 (50.00%) Oracle
11 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (42.11%) Finance
12 16 (42.11%) SUSE
12 16 (42.11%) Ubuntu
13 14 (36.84%) Apache
13 14 (36.84%) HTTP
14 13 (34.21%) Tomcat
14 13 (34.21%) JBoss
14 13 (34.21%) Solaris
14 13 (34.21%) SQL
14 13 (34.21%) C++
14 13 (34.21%) Firewall
15 12 (31.58%) HTML
15 12 (31.58%) PHP
15 12 (31.58%) CSS
15 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
16 10 (26.32%) Cisco
16 10 (26.32%) WebLogic

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (36.84%) Apache
2 13 (34.21%) Tomcat
2 13 (34.21%) JBoss
3 10 (26.32%) WebLogic
3 10 (26.32%) nginx
4 3 (7.89%) Node.js
4 3 (7.89%) OpenStack
4 3 (7.89%) CloudStack
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (7.89%) Commerce Server
4 3 (7.89%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (7.89%) PegaRULES
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.89%) Joomla!
4 3 (7.89%) Drupal
4 3 (7.89%) WordPress
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) HTTP
2 13 (34.21%) Firewall
3 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.68%) VPN
4 9 (23.68%) VLAN
4 9 (23.68%) OpenLDAP
4 9 (23.68%) LDAP
5 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (7.89%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (60.53%) SQL Server
2 20 (52.63%) MySQL
3 6 (15.79%) Informix
4 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.89%) OLTP
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.89%) OLAP
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Subversion
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.68%) Hudson
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.68%) TeamCity
2 9 (23.68%) PowerBuilder
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (31.58%) Administrator
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (23.68%) Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Business Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 3 (7.89%) DBA
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.89%) Lead Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Platform Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Product Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) CSS
2 12 (31.58%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) XML
3 3 (7.89%) XSLT
3 3 (7.89%) Middleware
3 3 (7.89%) JSON
3 3 (7.89%) jQuery
3 3 (7.89%) HTML5
3 3 (7.89%) REST
3 3 (7.89%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Clustering
1 3 (7.89%) DataPower
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (71.05%) Windows
3 24 (63.16%) UNIX
4 16 (42.11%) SUSE
4 16 (42.11%) Ubuntu
5 13 (34.21%) Solaris
6 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
7 9 (23.68%) Windows 8
7 9 (23.68%) Windows XP
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (7.89%) CentOS
8 3 (7.89%) AIX
8 3 (7.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Business Analysis
2 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
2 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (23.68%) DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (10.53%) UML
4 4 (10.53%) RUP
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.89%) Content Management
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.63%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) Python
2 28 (73.68%) Perl
3 25 (65.79%) Bash Shell
4 23 (60.53%) Java
5 13 (34.21%) C++
5 13 (34.21%) SQL
6 12 (31.58%) PHP
7 10 (26.32%) PL/SQL
7 10 (26.32%) C
7 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
8 9 (23.68%) VBScript
8 9 (23.68%) VB
8 9 (23.68%) Uniface
9 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
11 4 (10.53%) COBOL
11 4 (10.53%) AWK
11 4 (10.53%) Tcl
12 3 (7.89%) Jython
12 3 (7.89%) Korn
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) qmail
2 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) Xen
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Server
4 3 (7.89%) XenServer
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.89%) pfSense
4 3 (7.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Nagios
1 9 (23.68%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (23.68%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Red Hat
2 19 (50.00%) Oracle
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco
4 9 (23.68%) Northgate
4 9 (23.68%) New Relic
5 4 (10.53%) VMware
6 3 (7.89%) Endeca
6 3 (7.89%) F5
6 3 (7.89%) IBM
6 3 (7.89%) Intel
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix