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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 71 38 57
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +19
Permanent jobs citing Debian 4 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.55% 3.39% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.55% 15.97% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 6
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
258 119 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.29% 21.25% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 219 111 136
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 21 August 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) MySQL
3 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
4 9 (64.29%) Nagios
5 7 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) Perl
5 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 7 (50.00%) JBoss
5 7 (50.00%) Apache
5 7 (50.00%) HTTP
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (42.86%) .NET
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) IIS
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
6 6 (42.86%) Python
6 6 (42.86%) LDAP
6 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (42.86%) VPN
6 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Subversion
6 6 (42.86%) VLAN
6 6 (42.86%) Xen
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (42.86%) PowerShell

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 7 (50.00%) Apache
1 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (42.86%) IIS
2 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 4 (28.57%) SugarCRM
4 1 (7.14%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) VLAN
2 6 (42.86%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (42.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 6 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 6 (42.86%) Hudson
3 4 (28.57%) Phing
3 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) Xdebug
3 4 (28.57%) PHPUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (57.14%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
3 3 (21.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) LAMP
3 4 (28.57%) Symfony
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) NHS
1 4 (28.57%) DTV
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) B2C
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Perl
1 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (42.86%) Python
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (42.86%) Xen
1 6 (42.86%) qmail
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Nagios
2 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (42.86%) Pingdom
3 4 (28.57%) Vagrant
4 3 (21.43%) Cacti
5 1 (7.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) JBoss
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) New Relic
3 4 (28.57%) Twitter
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper