The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 232 216 210
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Debian 19 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.07% 0.77% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 6
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,750 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.88%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1772 1694 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.63% 27.84% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1508 1448 1274
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Debian
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Debian Salary Trend in the South West

Debian
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in the South West

Debian
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Bristol -11 9 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire -16 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Somerset +2 2 £23,000 -12.38% 1
Wiltshire -2 1 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Devon - 1 £30,000 -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 26 (81.25%) Red Hat
2 26 (81.25%) Ubuntu
3 25 (78.13%) CentOS
4 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (43.75%) DevOps
5 13 (40.63%) Hudson
5 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
5 13 (40.63%) MySQL
6 12 (37.50%) Apache
6 12 (37.50%) Perl
6 12 (37.50%) Windows
6 12 (37.50%) Ruby
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
6 12 (37.50%) Puppet
6 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (34.38%) XenServer
7 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
7 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
7 11 (34.38%) LAMP
7 11 (34.38%) Citrix
7 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (34.38%) PHP
8 10 (31.25%) VPN
8 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (31.25%) Firewall
8 10 (31.25%) IPsec
8 10 (31.25%) Subversion
8 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 10 (31.25%) ZABBIX

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (37.50%) Apache
2 9 (28.13%) nginx
2 9 (28.13%) Confluence
2 9 (28.13%) MediaWiki
3 4 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) VPN
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
1 10 (31.25%) IPsec
2 9 (28.13%) Network Security
2 9 (28.13%) IPv6
2 9 (28.13%) OSPF
2 9 (28.13%) BGP
2 9 (28.13%) EIGRP
2 9 (28.13%) LDAP
2 9 (28.13%) LAN
2 9 (28.13%) WAN
3 4 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
2 9 (28.13%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Hudson
1 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 10 (31.25%) Subversion
2 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 9 (28.13%) JIRA
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (3.13%) Junior
9 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Administrator
9 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Linux Support
9 1 (3.13%) Linux Support Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) LAMP
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 4 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Data Centre
2 9 (28.13%) Wiki
3 4 (12.50%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.13%) Derivative
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 26 (81.25%) Ubuntu
3 25 (78.13%) CentOS
4 12 (37.50%) Windows
5 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (18.75%) Fedora
8 1 (3.13%) UNIX
8 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (43.75%) DevOps
2 10 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (28.13%) Data Modelling
3 9 (28.13%) Database Theory
3 9 (28.13%) Relational Database Theory
3 9 (28.13%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (21.88%) Build Automation
5 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 6 (18.75%) Open Source
6 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.13%) TDD
7 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Perl
1 12 (37.50%) Ruby
2 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
2 11 (34.38%) PHP
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) C
4 4 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (12.50%) C++
4 4 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (34.38%) XenServer
3 9 (28.13%) Postfix
3 9 (28.13%) iptables
3 9 (28.13%) Samba
4 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) KVM
6 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Puppet
2 10 (31.25%) ZABBIX
3 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (21.88%) Salt
5 6 (18.75%) Ansible
6 2 (6.25%) Nagios
7 1 (3.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Red Hat
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago