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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 88 - 90
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.091% - 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.36% - 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
275 303 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.00% 24.59% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 259 284 264
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,750 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 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
Cardiff - 1 £27,500 -
Debian
Wales

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (100.00%) Perl
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) SaaS
3 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (78.95%) tcpdump
3 15 (78.95%) Welsh Language
3 15 (78.95%) Python
4 13 (68.42%) CentOS
5 12 (63.16%) Wireshark
5 12 (63.16%) Nessus
5 12 (63.16%) Nmap
5 12 (63.16%) MySQL
5 12 (63.16%) Nagios
6 11 (57.89%) UNIX
7 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 10 (52.63%) Firewall
7 10 (52.63%) VLAN
8 8 (42.11%) Xen
8 8 (42.11%) HTTP
8 8 (42.11%) Apache
9 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
9 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
10 6 (31.58%) Puppet
10 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
11 5 (26.32%) ITIL
11 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
12 4 (21.05%) DevOps
12 4 (21.05%) Ruby

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (42.11%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) tcpdump
2 12 (63.16%) Wireshark
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) VLAN
3 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
4 8 (42.11%) HTTP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) LDAP
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Welsh Language
3 3 (15.79%) French Language
3 3 (15.79%) German Language
3 3 (15.79%) Italian Language
3 3 (15.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (42.11%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) CentOS
3 11 (57.89%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Incident Management
2 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Perl
2 15 (78.95%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (63.16%) Nmap
3 8 (42.11%) Xen
4 3 (15.79%) XenServer
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Nagios
1 12 (63.16%) Nessus
2 6 (31.58%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) YUM
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat