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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 216 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Debian 24 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.19% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.45% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 0
Average salary £70,000 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1660 1425 1636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.70% 26.98% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1399 1252 1405
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 18 £70,000 +133.33% 1
Gloucestershire -3 3 £70,000 +52.17%
Wiltshire - 3 £50,000 -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (93.33%) CentOS
3 37 (82.22%) Ubuntu
4 33 (73.33%) Red Hat
5 31 (68.89%) Windows
6 26 (57.78%) Perl
6 26 (57.78%) Bash Shell
7 24 (53.33%) Puppet
7 24 (53.33%) Apache
8 23 (51.11%) nginx
9 22 (48.89%) Opscode Chef
10 21 (46.67%) PHP
11 20 (44.44%) DevOps
12 19 (42.22%) Jenkins
12 19 (42.22%) Ruby
13 18 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (40.00%) Hudson
13 18 (40.00%) Python
14 16 (35.56%) SQL
15 15 (33.33%) MySQL
15 15 (33.33%) Samba
16 14 (31.11%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (31.11%) Firewall
16 14 (31.11%) LAN
16 14 (31.11%) WAN
16 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
16 14 (31.11%) ZABBIX
16 14 (31.11%) Subversion
16 14 (31.11%) Ansible

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (53.33%) Apache
2 23 (51.11%) nginx
3 7 (15.56%) Apache Solr
3 7 (15.56%) Confluence
3 7 (15.56%) MediaWiki
3 7 (15.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.44%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) LAN
1 14 (31.11%) WAN
1 14 (31.11%) Firewall
2 10 (22.22%) VPN
3 7 (15.56%) IPv6
3 7 (15.56%) IPsec
3 7 (15.56%) OSPF
3 7 (15.56%) BGP
3 7 (15.56%) EIGRP
3 7 (15.56%) LDAP
3 7 (15.56%) Network Security
4 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.67%) DNS
6 2 (4.44%) SAN
6 2 (4.44%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) MySQL
2 14 (31.11%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 7 (15.56%) Hadoop
3 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
3 7 (15.56%) NoSQL
3 7 (15.56%) MariaDB
4 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) Jenkins
2 18 (40.00%) Hudson
3 14 (31.11%) Subversion
3 14 (31.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.56%) Mercurial
4 7 (15.56%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (15.56%) Advertising
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) LAMP
2 7 (15.56%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (15.56%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (13.33%) HTML
3 6 (13.33%) .NET
3 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.33%) Web Services
3 6 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (4.44%) libvirt
5 1 (2.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Open Source
2 7 (15.56%) Derivative
2 7 (15.56%) Wiki
3 6 (13.33%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (93.33%) CentOS
3 37 (82.22%) Ubuntu
4 31 (68.89%) Windows
5 18 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (24.44%) UNIX
8 10 (22.22%) Fedora
9 9 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (4.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (2.22%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) DevOps
2 18 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 8 (17.78%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (15.56%) Build Automation
5 7 (15.56%) Time Management
5 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
5 7 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 6 (13.33%) Database Theory
6 6 (13.33%) Relational Database Theory
6 6 (13.33%) Analytics
6 6 (13.33%) Data Transformation
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
8 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.22%) Data Security
8 1 (2.22%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) Perl
1 26 (57.78%) Bash Shell
2 21 (46.67%) PHP
3 19 (42.22%) Ruby
4 18 (40.00%) Python
5 16 (35.56%) SQL
6 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 7 (15.56%) C#
8 6 (13.33%) C++
8 6 (13.33%) Java
8 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 6 (13.33%) C
9 1 (2.22%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) CCNA
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Samba
2 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (15.56%) Postfix
4 7 (15.56%) XenServer
4 7 (15.56%) Varnish
4 7 (15.56%) iptables
5 2 (4.44%) KVM
5 2 (4.44%) Docker
5 2 (4.44%) RHEV
5 2 (4.44%) oVirt
5 2 (4.44%) GFS2
5 2 (4.44%) Gluster
5 2 (4.44%) NFS
5 2 (4.44%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (53.33%) Puppet
2 22 (48.89%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (31.11%) Ansible
3 14 (31.11%) ZABBIX
4 13 (28.89%) Salt
5 9 (20.00%) Nagios
6 7 (15.56%) Icinga
6 7 (15.56%) Munin
6 7 (15.56%) Zenoss
6 7 (15.56%) HAProxy
7 2 (4.44%) SELinux
7 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (4.44%) Cobbler
7 2 (4.44%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Red Hat
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle
4 8 (17.78%) Citrix
5 7 (15.56%) Percona
6 6 (13.33%) Wind River
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft