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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank - 50 71
Permanent jobs citing Debian 0 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 2.45% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 8.51% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
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
215 141 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 27.22% 28.78% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 198 124 187
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 26 November 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Cacti
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) SugarCRM
4 1 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) DTV
4 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) B2C
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) NHS
4 1 (25.00%) nginx
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) SugarCRM
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Mocha
1 1 (25.00%) Phing
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Xdebug
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) DTV
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) B2C
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (25.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter