The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 219 209 202
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Debian 12 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.038% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.70% 0.14% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 16
Average salary £27,500 £21,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -42.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,300 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1719 1452 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.03% 27.91% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1287 1492
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -3.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Debian
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Somerset -11 8 £26,250 +31.25% 1
Bristol -3 2 £60,000 +160.86%
Gloucestershire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 14 (53.85%) Perl
2 14 (53.85%) Open Source
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 12 (46.15%) Python
3 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
4 11 (42.31%) VMware
4 11 (42.31%) Ubuntu
5 10 (38.46%) MySQL
5 10 (38.46%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) C
6 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
6 9 (34.62%) CentOS
6 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
7 8 (30.77%) Degree
7 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
8 7 (26.92%) Apache
8 7 (26.92%) CouchDB
9 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
9 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
9 6 (23.08%) Ruby
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) Digital Media
9 6 (23.08%) Internet
9 6 (23.08%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) Nagios
10 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
10 5 (19.23%) VPN

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 7 (26.92%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Zimbra
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) MediaWiki
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) VPN
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) IPv6
4 3 (11.54%) LDAP
5 2 (7.69%) SSH
5 2 (7.69%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.69%) ADSL
5 2 (7.69%) GPRS
5 2 (7.69%) IPv4
5 2 (7.69%) SMS
5 2 (7.69%) PPP
5 2 (7.69%) SNMP
5 2 (7.69%) Multicast
6 1 (3.85%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) CouchDB
3 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Hudson
2 2 (7.69%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 2 (7.69%) Games
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Junior
2 9 (34.62%) Graduate
3 8 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (26.92%) Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (26.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (23.08%) Junior Software Engineer
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (19.23%) Junior Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Administrator
8 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
10 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
10 1 (3.85%) Analyst
10 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
10 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (7.69%) Ajax
2 2 (7.69%) JSON
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Open Source
2 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
3 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 6 (23.08%) Digital Media
4 4 (15.38%) Clustering
5 2 (7.69%) Streaming Video
5 2 (7.69%) DTV
6 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Ubuntu
4 9 (34.62%) CentOS
5 4 (15.38%) SUSE
6 2 (7.69%) Fedora
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX
6 2 (7.69%) Solaris
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.69%) Workflow
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Perl
2 12 (46.15%) Python
3 10 (38.46%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) C
4 9 (34.62%) Bash Shell
5 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 6 (23.08%) Ruby
7 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 3 (11.54%) PHP
8 3 (11.54%) C++
9 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) RHCE
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Samba
3 4 (15.38%) Xen
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) Postfix
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
5 1 (3.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Nagios
2 4 (15.38%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.69%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.85%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Scalix
4 2 (7.69%) Adobe
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dexdyne
Salary: Circa £35,000 (negotiable)
Posted: 11 days ago