The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 90 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Debian 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.27% 0.18% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.06% 0.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £24,000 £23,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.96%
Debian
Wales

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 Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
284 273 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.24% 25.14% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 261 249 199
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Debian
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Debian Salary Trend in South Wales

Debian
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Cardiff -4 3 £24,000 +1.05%
Debian
Wales

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Welsh Language
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 9 (90.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) Nagios
2 9 (90.00%) Nessus
2 9 (90.00%) Nmap
2 9 (90.00%) Wireshark
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
4 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Xen
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Puppet
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (10.00%) IIS

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 9 (90.00%) Wireshark
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Provisioning Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
2 9 (90.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (90.00%) Nmap
3 2 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Nagios
1 9 (90.00%) Nessus
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware