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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 562 509 569
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +60
Permanent jobs citing Debian 352 452 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.39% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.24% 1.45% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 314 380 301
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
28471 31135 29220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.14% 26.93% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24122 25840 24880
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -43 333 £40,000 -14.89% 35
London -72 153 £45,000 -10.00% 22
South East -31 71 £36,000 -11.35% 5
Yorkshire +45 46 £34,000 +30.76% 3
Hampshire +36 36 £32,500 -23.52% 4
South Yorkshire +27 27 £39,500 -1.25%
Sheffield +24 27 £39,500 -1.25%
City of London +19 27 £56,250 +2.27% 4
North West +18 22 £40,000 -23.07% 2
Manchester +28 21 £40,000 -23.07% 1
Berkshire +9 21 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Fareham +30 20 £30,000 -21.56% 3
South West -1 20 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Leeds +27 17 £31,250 +30.20% 3
West Yorkshire +14 17 £31,250 +30.20% 3
East of England +4 17 £45,000 - 2
Reading +7 16 £25,000 -23.07%
Scotland +16 14 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Edinburgh +9 13 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Basingstoke +22 9 £42,500 -3.40% 1
Bristol -4 9 £70,000 -
Cambridge +12 8 £37,400 -16.88% 1
West Midlands +12 8 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 8 £37,400 -16.88% 1
Gloucestershire -15 7 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Farnborough -14 6 £32,500 -27.77%
West Sussex -16 6 £40,000 -1.50%
Worcestershire - 6 £25,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -7 5 £45,000 - 2
Chichester - 5 £40,000 -

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 721 (94.37%) Linux
2 404 (52.88%) Red Hat
3 362 (47.38%) Ubuntu
4 342 (44.76%) Windows
5 336 (43.98%) MySQL
6 293 (38.35%) Apache
7 265 (34.69%) Python
8 263 (34.42%) CentOS
9 254 (33.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 253 (33.12%) Perl
11 229 (29.97%) Puppet
12 218 (28.53%) VMware
13 210 (27.49%) DevOps
14 181 (23.69%) Bash Shell
15 179 (23.43%) Git (software)
16 175 (22.91%) nginx
16 175 (22.91%) VMware Infrastructure
17 169 (22.12%) Opscode Chef
18 168 (21.99%) PHP
19 166 (21.73%) Java
20 159 (20.81%) DNS
21 153 (20.03%) TCP/IP
22 151 (19.76%) Firewall
23 143 (18.72%) Data Centre
24 141 (18.46%) Tomcat
25 139 (18.19%) Ruby
26 136 (17.80%) UNIX
27 135 (17.67%) SQL Server
28 132 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
29 117 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 293 (38.35%) Apache
2 175 (22.91%) nginx
3 141 (18.46%) Tomcat
4 80 (10.47%) IIS
5 54 (7.07%) Node.js
6 52 (6.81%) Apache Solr
7 44 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
8 42 (5.50%) Confluence
9 35 (4.58%) MS Exchange
10 25 (3.27%) OpenStack
11 22 (2.88%) MediaWiki
12 19 (2.49%) JBoss
13 17 (2.23%) WebLogic
14 16 (2.09%) Drupal
15 14 (1.83%) SharePoint
16 13 (1.70%) WordPress
17 12 (1.57%) Zope
17 12 (1.57%) Plone
18 8 (1.05%) Lync
19 7 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.57%) MS Office
3 4 (0.52%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (2.62%) Magento
2 5 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.13%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 132 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
3 39 (5.10%) IaaS
4 35 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (3.53%) PaaS
6 27 (3.53%) GitHub
7 18 (2.36%) Google Compute Engine
7 18 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 16 (2.09%) SaaS
8 16 (2.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (1.31%) Route 53
10 9 (1.18%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.05%) Office 365
11 8 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.52%) SoftLayer
12 4 (0.52%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.52%) Joyent
13 2 (0.26%) Heroku
13 2 (0.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 159 (20.81%) DNS
2 153 (20.03%) TCP/IP
3 151 (19.76%) Firewall
4 89 (11.65%) VPN
5 69 (9.03%) SAN
5 69 (9.03%) Internet
6 64 (8.38%) LDAP
7 48 (6.28%) LAN
7 48 (6.28%) HTTP
8 46 (6.02%) WAN
9 40 (5.24%) IPsec
10 38 (4.97%) Network Security
11 37 (4.84%) DHCP
12 36 (4.71%) IPv6
13 35 (4.58%) SMTP
14 29 (3.80%) NAS
15 28 (3.66%) BGP
16 26 (3.40%) VLAN
17 24 (3.14%) OSPF
18 23 (3.01%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (43.98%) MySQL
2 135 (17.67%) SQL Server
3 84 (10.99%) PostgreSQL
4 83 (10.86%) Relational Database
5 78 (10.21%) MongoDB
6 35 (4.58%) RDBMS
7 34 (4.45%) Redis
8 30 (3.93%) NoSQL
9 23 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 18 (2.36%) MariaDB
11 10 (1.31%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.31%) Informix
12 9 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.05%) Ingres
13 8 (1.05%) OLTP
13 8 (1.05%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.05%) CouchDB
14 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 179 (23.43%) Git (software)
2 110 (14.40%) Jenkins
3 95 (12.43%) Subversion
4 73 (9.55%) TeamCity
5 52 (6.81%) Hudson
6 47 (6.15%) JIRA
7 28 (3.66%) Selenium
8 27 (3.53%) Cucumber
9 26 (3.40%) Jasmine
9 26 (3.40%) PhantomJS
9 26 (3.40%) Rhino Mocks
9 26 (3.40%) NUnit
10 9 (1.18%) PowerBuilder
11 7 (0.92%) Mercurial
11 7 (0.92%) PHPUnit
12 4 (0.52%) Juju
12 4 (0.52%) gulp
12 4 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.52%) JMeter
13 3 (0.39%) Ant
General
1 80 (10.47%) Finance
2 52 (6.81%) Automotive
2 52 (6.81%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.06%) Publishing
4 23 (3.01%) Marketing
5 14 (1.83%) Games
6 12 (1.57%) Advertising
7 11 (1.44%) Banking
8 10 (1.31%) Retail
9 9 (1.18%) Law
10 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.39%) Back Office
12 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 258 (33.77%) Administrator
2 240 (31.41%) Systems Administrator
3 162 (21.20%) Linux Administrator
4 137 (17.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 123 (16.10%) Developer
6 87 (11.39%) Linux Engineer
7 74 (9.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 64 (8.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 57 (7.46%) Systems Engineer
10 51 (6.68%) Support Engineer
11 40 (5.24%) Senior Developer
11 40 (5.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 33 (4.32%) PHP Developer
13 31 (4.06%) Web Developer
14 26 (3.40%) Analyst
14 26 (3.40%) .NET Developer
14 26 (3.40%) Senior .NET Developer
15 24 (3.14%) Linux Support
16 23 (3.01%) Java Developer
16 23 (3.01%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (11.39%) HTML
2 83 (10.86%) .NET
3 76 (9.95%) Web Services
4 72 (9.42%) LAMP
5 58 (7.59%) CSS
6 52 (6.81%) ASP.NET
7 47 (6.15%) jQuery
8 38 (4.97%) REST
9 34 (4.45%) RabbitMQ
9 34 (4.45%) SOAP
10 32 (4.19%) Sass
11 30 (3.93%) AngularJS
12 28 (3.66%) HTML5
13 26 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (3.40%) StructureMap
13 26 (3.40%) ServiceStack
13 26 (3.40%) NancyFx
13 26 (3.40%) XML
13 26 (3.40%) Lucene
13 26 (3.40%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 143 (18.72%) Data Centre
2 59 (7.72%) Blackberry
3 58 (7.59%) Computer Science
4 52 (6.81%) BBC
5 37 (4.84%) Clustering
6 36 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (4.32%) Management Information System
8 29 (3.80%) Wiki
9 15 (1.96%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.57%) Replication
10 12 (1.57%) Eurex
11 10 (1.31%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.18%) HP Storage
12 9 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.05%) Derivative
14 7 (0.92%) SecurID
14 7 (0.92%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.92%) Digital Media
15 6 (0.79%) Mathematics
15 6 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 721 (94.37%) Linux
2 362 (47.38%) Ubuntu
3 342 (44.76%) Windows
4 263 (34.42%) CentOS
5 254 (33.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 136 (17.80%) UNIX
7 117 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 80 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 69 (9.03%) SUSE
10 62 (8.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 58 (7.59%) Solaris
12 37 (4.84%) Windows 7
13 34 (4.45%) Fedora
14 16 (2.09%) AIX
15 13 (1.70%) Windows 2000 Server
15 13 (1.70%) Windows 8
16 10 (1.31%) Windows XP
17 9 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 8 (1.05%) Amazon Linux
18 8 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (27.49%) DevOps
2 116 (15.18%) Configuration Management
3 113 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (11.39%) Open Source
5 72 (9.42%) ITIL
6 71 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
7 62 (8.12%) OO
8 61 (7.98%) Load Balancing
9 58 (7.59%) MVC
10 57 (7.46%) Content Management
11 54 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
12 52 (6.81%) TDD
13 44 (5.76%) Build Automation
14 42 (5.50%) E-Commerce
15 39 (5.10%) Server Building
16 38 (4.97%) Project Management
17 36 (4.71%) Continuous Delivery
18 34 (4.45%) Continuous Improvement
19 33 (4.32%) Software Engineering
20 31 (4.06%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 265 (34.69%) Python
2 253 (33.12%) Perl
3 181 (23.69%) Bash Shell
4 168 (21.99%) PHP
5 166 (21.73%) Java
6 139 (18.19%) Ruby
7 115 (15.05%) SQL
8 90 (11.78%) JavaScript
9 69 (9.03%) Shell Script
10 44 (5.76%) C++
11 36 (4.71%) C#
12 33 (4.32%) C
13 28 (3.66%) PowerShell
14 22 (2.88%) PHP5
15 17 (2.23%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.83%) AWK
17 13 (1.70%) Tcl
18 11 (1.44%) VB
19 9 (1.18%) Uniface
19 9 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (9.42%) Degree
2 20 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (2.62%) RHCE
3 19 (2.49%) MCSE
4 17 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (1.57%) RHCA
6 11 (1.44%) MCSA
7 10 (1.31%) CCNA
7 10 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.05%) LPIC
9 7 (0.92%) MCITP
9 7 (0.92%) Security Cleared
10 6 (0.79%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.65%) RHCSA
12 4 (0.52%) Linux+ Certification
12 4 (0.52%) CCA
12 4 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.39%) CCEA
14 2 (0.26%) MCP
14 2 (0.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.95%) QA
2 24 (3.14%) SLA
3 14 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 175 (22.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (12.04%) Active Directory
3 69 (9.03%) Samba
4 60 (7.85%) KVM
5 52 (6.81%) iptables
6 51 (6.68%) Varnish
7 49 (6.41%) Postfix
8 46 (6.02%) XenServer
9 40 (5.24%) NFS
10 34 (4.45%) Xen
11 32 (4.19%) Docker
12 28 (3.66%) vSphere
12 28 (3.66%) GlusterFS
13 20 (2.62%) Hyper-V
14 16 (2.09%) VMware ESX
15 14 (1.83%) qmail
15 14 (1.83%) vCloud
16 12 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
17 11 (1.44%) Squid
18 10 (1.31%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 229 (29.97%) Puppet
2 169 (22.12%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (11.39%) Nagios
4 81 (10.60%) ZABBIX
5 74 (9.69%) Ansible
6 33 (4.32%) Kibana
7 31 (4.06%) Salt
8 29 (3.80%) HAProxy
9 28 (3.66%) logstash
10 27 (3.53%) StatsD
10 27 (3.53%) Graphite
11 22 (2.88%) Vagrant
12 21 (2.75%) NetBackup
13 14 (1.83%) Munin
14 12 (1.57%) FortiGate
15 10 (1.31%) SCCM
16 9 (1.18%) Pingdom
17 8 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
18 7 (0.92%) SCOM
19 5 (0.65%) Cacti
Vendors
1 404 (52.88%) Red Hat
2 218 (28.53%) VMware
3 111 (14.53%) Cisco
4 98 (12.83%) Microsoft
5 85 (11.13%) Oracle
6 57 (7.46%) Citrix
7 47 (6.15%) NetApp
8 43 (5.63%) Juniper
9 40 (5.24%) New Relic
10 27 (3.53%) Dell
11 23 (3.01%) HP
11 23 (3.01%) Google
12 21 (2.75%) Symantec
13 15 (1.96%) IBM
14 13 (1.70%) CommVault
14 13 (1.70%) Zend
15 12 (1.57%) EMC
15 12 (1.57%) NYFIX
15 12 (1.57%) Patsystems
16 11 (1.44%) GL TRADE
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + 20 % and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus 5k oncall
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + On Call + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare + Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Up to 15% bonus and career growth op
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago