The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 359 368 357
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Debian 87 65 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.37% 1.08% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 79 60 75
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Debian
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6332 6040 6790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.27% 27.96% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5207 5191 5945
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Debian
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Debian Salary Trend in the South East

Debian
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in the South East

Debian
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Berkshire +3 26 £22,000 -49.71% 2
Surrey +6 21 £37,500 +3.44%
Hampshire +1 16 £45,000 +15.38% 3
East Sussex -2 15 £52,500 +31.25%
Oxfordshire +4 10 £38,500 -40.76%
M4 Corridor - 3 £62,500 -
Kent +4 1 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £37,500 -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 189 (98.95%) Linux
2 109 (57.07%) Ubuntu
3 92 (48.17%) Windows
4 91 (47.64%) TCP/IP
5 90 (47.12%) Red Hat
6 72 (37.70%) Apache
7 67 (35.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 63 (32.98%) CentOS
9 62 (32.46%) HTTP
10 48 (25.13%) Web Services
10 48 (25.13%) Open Source
11 47 (24.61%) Puppet
11 47 (24.61%) Tomcat
11 47 (24.61%) Java
11 47 (24.61%) SMTP
11 47 (24.61%) VMware
12 46 (24.08%) Bash Shell
13 45 (23.56%) Amazon AWS
14 44 (23.04%) Ruby
14 44 (23.04%) MySQL
14 44 (23.04%) Python
15 43 (22.51%) Perl
16 35 (18.32%) SUSE
17 34 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
18 32 (16.75%) UNIX
19 30 (15.71%) DevOps
20 28 (14.66%) Shell Script
21 25 (13.09%) PostgreSQL
21 25 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (13.09%) DNS

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 72 (37.70%) Apache
2 47 (24.61%) Tomcat
3 20 (10.47%) nginx
4 7 (3.66%) JBoss
5 5 (2.62%) Confluence
6 4 (2.09%) Jetty
7 3 (1.57%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.05%) Node.js
8 2 (1.05%) Moodle
8 2 (1.05%) Drupal
8 2 (1.05%) IIS
8 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 45 (23.56%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (12.57%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (8.90%) Basecamp
4 4 (2.09%) Office 365
5 3 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.57%) SaaS
6 2 (1.05%) Heroku
6 2 (1.05%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.05%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 91 (47.64%) TCP/IP
2 62 (32.46%) HTTP
3 47 (24.61%) SMTP
4 25 (13.09%) DNS
5 22 (11.52%) VoIP
6 21 (10.99%) LDAP
7 20 (10.47%) Firewall
8 17 (8.90%) DHCP
8 17 (8.90%) FTP
9 10 (5.24%) VPN
10 9 (4.71%) Network Security
11 4 (2.09%) SSL
11 4 (2.09%) Broadband
12 3 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.05%) Asterisk PBX
13 2 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (1.05%) VLAN
13 2 (1.05%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.05%) IPsec
13 2 (1.05%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.04%) MySQL
2 25 (13.09%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (5.24%) Big Data
4 8 (4.19%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.57%) Redis
5 3 (1.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.05%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (11.52%) JIRA
2 20 (10.47%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.95%) Jenkins
4 18 (9.42%) Subversion
5 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.05%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.05%) PhantomJS
5 2 (1.05%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (0.52%) Selenium
6 1 (0.52%) Valgrind
General
1 7 (3.66%) Finance
2 4 (2.09%) Advertising
3 3 (1.57%) Marketing
3 3 (1.57%) Retail
4 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.05%) Games
4 2 (1.05%) Banking
4 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.52%) Front Office
5 1 (0.52%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 94 (49.21%) Administrator
2 92 (48.17%) Systems Administrator
3 68 (35.60%) Linux Administrator
4 66 (34.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 35 (18.32%) Systems Engineer
5 35 (18.32%) Linux Engineer
6 21 (10.99%) Support Engineer
7 15 (7.85%) Developer
8 12 (6.28%) 1st Line Support
8 12 (6.28%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 12 (6.28%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 11 (5.76%) Linux Support
10 9 (4.71%) PHP Developer
11 7 (3.66%) Technical Support
11 7 (3.66%) Programmer
11 7 (3.66%) PHP Programmer
11 7 (3.66%) IT Support
12 6 (3.14%) Junior Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
12 6 (3.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.13%) Web Services
2 8 (4.19%) SOAP
3 7 (3.66%) HTML
4 6 (3.14%) .NET
5 5 (2.62%) CSS
5 5 (2.62%) jQuery
5 5 (2.62%) Ajax
6 4 (2.09%) HTML5
6 4 (2.09%) REST
7 2 (1.05%) Memcached
7 2 (1.05%) CSS3
7 2 (1.05%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.05%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.05%) JSON
7 2 (1.05%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (1.05%) Django
7 2 (1.05%) LAMP
7 2 (1.05%) XML
7 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (25.13%) Open Source
2 23 (12.04%) Mobile App
3 18 (9.42%) Computer Science
4 17 (8.90%) Digital Media
5 7 (3.66%) iPhone
6 6 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.09%) Wiki
8 2 (1.05%) Social Media
8 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.05%) User Experience
9 1 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 189 (98.95%) Linux
2 109 (57.07%) Ubuntu
3 92 (48.17%) Windows
4 67 (35.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 63 (32.98%) CentOS
6 35 (18.32%) SUSE
7 34 (17.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (16.75%) UNIX
9 24 (12.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (9.95%) Windows 7
12 12 (6.28%) Fedora
13 11 (5.76%) OpenBSD
14 5 (2.62%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.57%) FreeBSD
15 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
16 2 (1.05%) Android
16 2 (1.05%) SELinux
17 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.71%) DevOps
2 25 (13.09%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (9.95%) Configuration Management
4 16 (8.38%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (5.76%) MVC
7 10 (5.24%) Analytics
7 10 (5.24%) Mentoring
8 9 (4.71%) Software Engineering
9 8 (4.19%) Load Testing
9 8 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (4.19%) Build Automation
10 7 (3.66%) Business Analytics
10 7 (3.66%) iOS Development
11 5 (2.62%) Load Balancing
12 4 (2.09%) Data Management
12 4 (2.09%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (2.09%) Web Development
12 4 (2.09%) Time Management
12 4 (2.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.61%) Java
2 46 (24.08%) Bash Shell
3 44 (23.04%) Ruby
3 44 (23.04%) Python
4 43 (22.51%) Perl
5 28 (14.66%) Shell Script
6 19 (9.95%) PHP
7 15 (7.85%) C
8 11 (5.76%) SQL
9 9 (4.71%) JavaScript
10 7 (3.66%) Objective-C
10 7 (3.66%) PHP5
11 5 (2.62%) C++
12 3 (1.57%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.57%) AWK
13 2 (1.05%) Delphi
13 2 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (10.99%) Degree
2 12 (6.28%) SC Cleared
2 12 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.57%) CCNP
3 3 (1.57%) CCNA
3 3 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.05%) OSCP
4 2 (1.05%) OSCE
4 2 (1.05%) CEH
4 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.76%) QA
3 9 (4.71%) SLA
4 4 (2.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (11.52%) Postfix
2 21 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (9.95%) NFS
4 17 (8.90%) Active Directory
4 17 (8.90%) Samba
5 12 (6.28%) XenServer
5 12 (6.28%) Hyper-V
6 11 (5.76%) Xen
7 4 (2.09%) Varnish
7 4 (2.09%) Sendmail
7 4 (2.09%) LXC
7 4 (2.09%) KVM
8 2 (1.05%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.05%) qmail
8 2 (1.05%) vSphere
8 2 (1.05%) Squid
9 1 (0.52%) Ceph
9 1 (0.52%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 47 (24.61%) Puppet
2 16 (8.38%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (3.14%) SCCM
4 4 (2.09%) Nagios
5 2 (1.05%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.05%) Zenoss
5 2 (1.05%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.52%) Ganeti
6 1 (0.52%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 90 (47.12%) Red Hat
2 47 (24.61%) VMware
3 15 (7.85%) Cisco
4 14 (7.33%) Citrix
5 9 (4.71%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.09%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.57%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.05%) Akamai
8 2 (1.05%) Tableau
8 2 (1.05%) Google
8 2 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.05%) SAP
8 2 (1.05%) Juniper
8 2 (1.05%) Genesys
8 2 (1.05%) EMC
8 2 (1.05%) Adobe
8 2 (1.05%) Cognos
8 2 (1.05%) Percona
8 2 (1.05%) New Relic
9 1 (0.52%) Facebook
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 50% OTE, £500/month car
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