The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 212 206 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Debian 1 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.023% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.067% 0.87% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 9
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Debian
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1491 1375 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 33.91% 28.29% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1206 1153
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Debian
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Debian Salary Trend in Surrey

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) BMC
3 3 (60.00%) CommVault
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) FTP
3 3 (60.00%) NFS
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (60.00%) HP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) SNMP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Eurex
3 1 (20.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (20.00%) SUSE
5 1 (20.00%) Fedora
5 1 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) AWK
3 3 (60.00%) sed
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Tcl
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) C++
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) NFS
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Xen
4 1 (20.00%) KVM
4 1 (20.00%) LXC
4 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) BMC
3 3 (60.00%) CommVault
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
3 3 (60.00%) Fujitsu
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Patsystems
5 1 (20.00%) GL TRADE
5 1 (20.00%) NYFIX
5 1 (20.00%) Fidessa
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas