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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 63 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.65% - 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.39% - 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.16%
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
118 205 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.12% 29.00% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 108 164 141
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £29,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 7 (77.78%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Salt
6 2 (22.22%) High Availability
6 2 (22.22%) Redis
6 2 (22.22%) vCloud
6 2 (22.22%) nginx
6 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) CentOS
6 2 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) LAMP
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) WebLogic

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Redis
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) DBA
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
1 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) CentOS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) vCloud
2 1 (11.11%) BIND 9
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) qmail
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Salt
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) New Relic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle