The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 596 537 584
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +47
Permanent jobs citing Debian 330 445 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.14% 1.42% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 260 371 283
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.24%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28855 31327 29728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.33% 26.75% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24221 26171 25169
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Debian
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Debian within the UK.

Debian Salary Trend in the UK

Debian
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Debian Salary Histogram in the UK

Debian
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England -45 309 £40,000 -11.11% 49
London -22 163 £45,000 -10.00% 20
South East -44 55 £35,000 -6.66% 7
City of London +44 41 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Yorkshire +22 36 £39,000 +34.48% 4
South Yorkshire +25 25 £39,000 +34.48% 3
Sheffield +18 25 £39,000 +34.48% 3
Hampshire +15 24 £32,500 -12.16% 5
Scotland +22 19 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Berkshire +7 19 £35,000 - 2
Manchester +29 18 £40,000 +6.66% 7
North West +15 18 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Edinburgh +14 18 £40,000 -5.88% 1
South West -8 18 £51,250 +86.36% 2
East of England +2 16 £39,200 -12.88% 5
Reading +1 16 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Bristol -3 11 £70,000 +51.35% 2
West Yorkshire +10 10 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Cambridge +9 10 £37,400 -12.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +9 10 £37,400 -14.51% 3
Leeds +7 10 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Fareham +30 9 £21,500 -28.33% 3
Basingstoke +24 9 £35,000 -12.50%
West Sussex -4 5 £42,500 +4.65%
Slough - 5 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands -3 4 £20,500 -16.32% 2
Oxfordshire -10 4 £45,000 -
Oxford -20 4 £45,000 -
Chichester - 4 £41,250 -
Gloucestershire -8 3 £40,000 +14.28%

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 727 (94.42%) Linux
2 400 (51.95%) Red Hat
3 380 (49.35%) Ubuntu
4 352 (45.71%) MySQL
5 329 (42.73%) Windows
6 317 (41.17%) Apache
7 273 (35.45%) Perl
8 268 (34.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 267 (34.68%) Python
10 266 (34.55%) CentOS
11 246 (31.95%) VMware
12 240 (31.17%) Puppet
13 224 (29.09%) DevOps
14 191 (24.81%) Bash Shell
15 188 (24.42%) Git (software)
15 188 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 179 (23.25%) nginx
17 177 (22.99%) Opscode Chef
18 170 (22.08%) Java
19 159 (20.65%) DNS
20 158 (20.52%) PHP
20 158 (20.52%) Ruby
21 153 (19.87%) UNIX
22 150 (19.48%) Firewall
23 144 (18.70%) Tomcat
23 144 (18.70%) TCP/IP
24 141 (18.31%) SQL Server
25 138 (17.92%) Data Centre
26 127 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
27 123 (15.97%) Jenkins

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 317 (41.17%) Apache
2 179 (23.25%) nginx
3 144 (18.70%) Tomcat
4 89 (11.56%) IIS
5 53 (6.88%) Apache Solr
6 48 (6.23%) Node.js
6 48 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (5.32%) Confluence
8 35 (4.55%) MS Exchange
9 29 (3.77%) OpenStack
10 25 (3.25%) SharePoint
11 24 (3.12%) MediaWiki
12 18 (2.34%) Drupal
12 18 (2.34%) JBoss
13 16 (2.08%) Zope
13 16 (2.08%) Plone
14 12 (1.56%) WebLogic
15 10 (1.30%) WordPress
16 8 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
17 7 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (3.12%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.69%) MS Office
3 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (2.21%) Magento
2 6 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.26%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (0.26%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 127 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
3 33 (4.29%) IaaS
4 31 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (3.77%) PaaS
7 27 (3.51%) GitHub
8 19 (2.47%) SaaS
9 13 (1.69%) Route 53
9 13 (1.69%) Google Compute Engine
9 13 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 11 (1.43%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.91%) Office 365
12 4 (0.52%) SoftLayer
12 4 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.52%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.52%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.39%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 159 (20.65%) DNS
2 150 (19.48%) Firewall
3 144 (18.70%) TCP/IP
4 91 (11.82%) VPN
5 75 (9.74%) SAN
6 65 (8.44%) Internet
7 63 (8.18%) WAN
8 61 (7.92%) LDAP
9 59 (7.66%) LAN
10 52 (6.75%) SMTP
11 49 (6.36%) Network Security
12 47 (6.10%) HTTP
13 41 (5.32%) IPsec
14 37 (4.81%) BGP
15 36 (4.68%) IPv6
16 32 (4.16%) DHCP
17 29 (3.77%) OSPF
18 27 (3.51%) NAS
19 26 (3.38%) EIGRP
20 23 (2.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (45.71%) MySQL
2 141 (18.31%) SQL Server
3 100 (12.99%) PostgreSQL
4 80 (10.39%) Relational Database
5 75 (9.74%) MongoDB
6 36 (4.68%) RDBMS
7 29 (3.77%) Redis
8 22 (2.86%) NoSQL
9 20 (2.60%) MariaDB
10 15 (1.95%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 11 (1.43%) Informix
13 8 (1.04%) Ingres
13 8 (1.04%) OLTP
13 8 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.04%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.91%) DB2
14 7 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 188 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 123 (15.97%) Jenkins
3 97 (12.60%) Subversion
4 67 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 57 (7.40%) Hudson
6 51 (6.62%) JIRA
7 32 (4.16%) Selenium
8 30 (3.90%) Cucumber
9 26 (3.38%) Rhino Mocks
9 26 (3.38%) PhantomJS
9 26 (3.38%) Jasmine
9 26 (3.38%) NUnit
10 9 (1.17%) PowerBuilder
11 6 (0.78%) Maven
11 6 (0.78%) GDB
11 6 (0.78%) PHPUnit
12 5 (0.65%) Ant
12 5 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.65%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.52%) Juju
General
1 90 (11.69%) Finance
2 52 (6.75%) Automotive
3 44 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.03%) Publishing
5 20 (2.60%) Games
6 19 (2.47%) Advertising
7 16 (2.08%) Banking
7 16 (2.08%) Marketing
8 12 (1.56%) Law
9 9 (1.17%) Retail
10 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) Back Office
12 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 278 (36.10%) Administrator
2 252 (32.73%) Systems Administrator
3 175 (22.73%) Linux Administrator
4 147 (19.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 109 (14.16%) Developer
6 83 (10.78%) Linux Engineer
7 78 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer
8 54 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 48 (6.23%) Systems Engineer
10 45 (5.84%) Support Engineer
11 43 (5.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 41 (5.32%) Senior Developer
13 31 (4.03%) PHP Developer
14 30 (3.90%) UNIX Administrator
15 29 (3.77%) Analyst
16 28 (3.64%) Linux Support
17 26 (3.38%) Senior .NET Developer
17 26 (3.38%) .NET Developer
18 24 (3.12%) UNIX Systems Administrator
18 24 (3.12%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (10.39%) .NET
2 74 (9.61%) HTML
3 71 (9.22%) LAMP
4 68 (8.83%) Web Services
5 52 (6.75%) ASP.NET
6 45 (5.84%) CSS
7 39 (5.06%) jQuery
8 36 (4.68%) REST
9 32 (4.16%) RabbitMQ
10 28 (3.64%) AngularJS
11 27 (3.51%) Lucene
11 27 (3.51%) SOAP
12 26 (3.38%) NHibernate
12 26 (3.38%) ServiceStack
12 26 (3.38%) StructureMap
12 26 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (3.38%) NancyFx
13 24 (3.12%) Sass
13 24 (3.12%) XML
14 23 (2.99%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 138 (17.92%) Data Centre
2 54 (7.01%) Blackberry
3 52 (6.75%) BBC
4 43 (5.58%) Computer Science
5 33 (4.29%) Wiki
5 33 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (4.16%) Clustering
7 31 (4.03%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.60%) Replication
9 14 (1.82%) Eurex
10 13 (1.69%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
12 8 (1.04%) Fixed Income
13 7 (0.91%) HP Storage
13 7 (0.91%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.91%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.65%) DataPower
14 5 (0.65%) Derivative
15 4 (0.52%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 727 (94.42%) Linux
2 380 (49.35%) Ubuntu
3 329 (42.73%) Windows
4 268 (34.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 266 (34.55%) CentOS
6 153 (19.87%) UNIX
7 100 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 81 (10.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 74 (9.61%) SUSE
10 56 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (5.97%) Solaris
12 41 (5.32%) Windows 7
13 32 (4.16%) Fedora
14 15 (1.95%) Windows 8
15 14 (1.82%) AIX
16 13 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
16 13 (1.69%) Android
17 12 (1.56%) Apple iOS
17 12 (1.56%) Windows XP
18 9 (1.17%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (29.09%) DevOps
2 121 (15.71%) Configuration Management
3 105 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (10.91%) Open Source
5 78 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
6 72 (9.35%) ITIL
7 69 (8.96%) Load Balancing
8 63 (8.18%) OO
9 57 (7.40%) Content Management
10 55 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 50 (6.49%) TDD
12 48 (6.23%) MVC
13 46 (5.97%) Build Automation
14 39 (5.06%) Server Building
14 39 (5.06%) E-Commerce
15 37 (4.81%) Continuous Delivery
16 34 (4.42%) Capacity Planning
17 31 (4.03%) BDD
17 31 (4.03%) Project Management
18 28 (3.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 273 (35.45%) Perl
2 267 (34.68%) Python
3 191 (24.81%) Bash Shell
4 170 (22.08%) Java
5 158 (20.52%) PHP
5 158 (20.52%) Ruby
6 113 (14.68%) SQL
7 89 (11.56%) Shell Script
8 79 (10.26%) JavaScript
9 41 (5.32%) C++
10 34 (4.42%) C#
11 27 (3.51%) C
12 23 (2.99%) PowerShell
13 20 (2.60%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.95%) PHP5
15 13 (1.69%) Tcl
16 12 (1.56%) AWK
17 10 (1.30%) VB
18 9 (1.17%) Scala
18 9 (1.17%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 77 (10.00%) Degree
2 31 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (3.64%) MCSE
4 24 (3.12%) MCSA
4 24 (3.12%) CCNA
4 24 (3.12%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (2.21%) RHCE
7 12 (1.56%) CCA
7 12 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (1.56%) RHCA
8 11 (1.43%) LPIC
8 11 (1.43%) CCEA
9 7 (0.91%) Security Cleared
10 6 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.65%) MCITP
11 5 (0.65%) VCAP
12 4 (0.52%) RHCSA
12 4 (0.52%) MCP
13 3 (0.39%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (9.22%) QA
2 40 (5.19%) SLA
3 8 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 188 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (12.08%) Samba
3 87 (11.30%) Active Directory
4 68 (8.83%) KVM
5 66 (8.57%) iptables
6 56 (7.27%) Postfix
7 53 (6.88%) NFS
8 45 (5.84%) XenServer
8 45 (5.84%) Varnish
9 39 (5.06%) Xen
10 28 (3.64%) GlusterFS
11 23 (2.99%) vSphere
12 22 (2.86%) Docker
13 19 (2.47%) Hyper-V
14 17 (2.21%) VMware ESX
15 16 (2.08%) vCloud
16 15 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
17 13 (1.69%) VMware Server
18 12 (1.56%) XenDesktop
19 11 (1.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 240 (31.17%) Puppet
2 177 (22.99%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (12.08%) Nagios
4 80 (10.39%) ZABBIX
5 73 (9.48%) Ansible
6 47 (6.10%) Salt
7 35 (4.55%) Kibana
8 33 (4.29%) logstash
9 32 (4.16%) Graphite
10 29 (3.77%) HAProxy
11 27 (3.51%) StatsD
12 18 (2.34%) NetBackup
13 16 (2.08%) Vagrant
14 12 (1.56%) FortiGate
15 10 (1.30%) Munin
16 9 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
17 8 (1.04%) SCCM
17 8 (1.04%) Cacti
18 5 (0.65%) Pingdom
19 4 (0.52%) cPanel
Vendors
1 400 (51.95%) Red Hat
2 246 (31.95%) VMware
3 112 (14.55%) Cisco
4 100 (12.99%) Oracle
5 99 (12.86%) Microsoft
6 64 (8.31%) Citrix
7 43 (5.58%) Juniper
8 36 (4.68%) New Relic
9 31 (4.03%) NetApp
10 29 (3.77%) HP
11 27 (3.51%) Dell
12 24 (3.12%) Symantec
13 16 (2.08%) IBM
13 16 (2.08%) Google
13 16 (2.08%) Zend
14 14 (1.82%) NYFIX
14 14 (1.82%) Patsystems
15 13 (1.69%) GL TRADE
15 13 (1.69%) Reuters
15 13 (1.69%) Bloomberg
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Salary: Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £50-55k + 10% Bonus
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-45k base + bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40k - 55k per year + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £21000. - £25000. per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Compeititve Benefits
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Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
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