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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 560 549 550
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Debian 369 427 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.26% 1.33% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 274 363 320
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
29336 32103 30281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.48% 26.70% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24560 27007 25696
Average salary £41,980 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.95% -
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 £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 June 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 June 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 -10 341 £40,000 -11.11% 38
London +7 192 £47,500 -5.00% 13
South East -25 62 £35,000 -6.66% 6
City of London +60 47 £47,500 -5.00% 4
East of England +17 29 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Scotland +31 22 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Edinburgh +23 22 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Hampshire +27 21 £23,250 -22.50% 2
Yorkshire +7 21 £39,000 +34.48% 9
Berkshire -6 21 £33,500 -4.28% 2
North West +25 19 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Manchester +16 19 £37,500 -9.09% 2
South Yorkshire +7 18 £39,000 +34.48% 4
Sheffield +3 18 £39,000 +34.48% 4
Cambridgeshire +15 17 £38,750 -8.82% 4
Reading 0 17 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Cambridge +11 16 £40,000 -5.88% 4
South West -15 12 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Fareham +27 10 £21,500 -28.33%
Hertfordshire +11 10 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Bristol -3 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Basingstoke +29 8 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Oxfordshire -11 7 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Oxford -16 7 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £45,000 -14.28%
Surrey +14 3 £55,000 +46.66%
West Sussex +1 3 £42,500 +4.65% 1
East Midlands -1 3 £42,500 +42.85% 1
Nottingham -1 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Nottinghamshire -4 3 £42,500 +6.25%

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 690 (94.01%) Linux
2 378 (51.50%) Red Hat
3 370 (50.41%) Ubuntu
4 344 (46.87%) MySQL
5 299 (40.74%) Windows
6 294 (40.05%) Apache
7 269 (36.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 261 (35.56%) CentOS
9 257 (35.01%) Perl
10 245 (33.38%) Puppet
11 243 (33.11%) Python
12 240 (32.70%) VMware
13 217 (29.56%) DevOps
14 189 (25.75%) Bash Shell
15 178 (24.25%) Git (software)
16 176 (23.98%) VMware Infrastructure
17 168 (22.89%) Opscode Chef
18 164 (22.34%) nginx
19 158 (21.53%) DNS
20 156 (21.25%) Ruby
21 155 (21.12%) Java
22 148 (20.16%) UNIX
23 141 (19.21%) PHP
24 139 (18.94%) SQL Server
25 138 (18.80%) TCP/IP
26 127 (17.30%) Tomcat
27 120 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
28 118 (16.08%) Firewall
28 118 (16.08%) Configuration Management
28 118 (16.08%) Data Centre

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 294 (40.05%) Apache
2 164 (22.34%) nginx
3 127 (17.30%) Tomcat
4 92 (12.53%) IIS
5 55 (7.49%) Apache Solr
6 48 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
7 41 (5.59%) Node.js
8 34 (4.63%) Confluence
9 31 (4.22%) MS Exchange
10 29 (3.95%) SharePoint
11 25 (3.41%) OpenStack
12 21 (2.86%) MediaWiki
13 16 (2.18%) Zope
13 16 (2.18%) Plone
14 14 (1.91%) Drupal
15 9 (1.23%) JBoss
16 8 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
17 7 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
18 6 (0.82%) Jetty
19 5 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.77%) MS Office
3 4 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.77%) Magento
2 11 (1.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.27%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (0.27%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.14%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 120 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
3 32 (4.36%) IaaS
4 29 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (3.95%) PaaS
4 29 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (3.81%) GitHub
6 17 (2.32%) SaaS
7 13 (1.77%) Google Compute Engine
7 13 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (1.63%) Route 53
9 10 (1.36%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.09%) Office 365
10 8 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.68%) OpenShift
12 4 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.54%) CloudFront
13 3 (0.41%) Joyent
13 3 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.27%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 158 (21.53%) DNS
2 138 (18.80%) TCP/IP
3 118 (16.08%) Firewall
4 81 (11.04%) VPN
5 69 (9.40%) SAN
6 56 (7.63%) WAN
7 55 (7.49%) SMTP
8 52 (7.08%) LAN
9 50 (6.81%) LDAP
10 49 (6.68%) Internet
11 46 (6.27%) Network Security
12 40 (5.45%) HTTP
13 38 (5.18%) BGP
14 34 (4.63%) IPsec
15 33 (4.50%) DHCP
16 31 (4.22%) IPv6
17 28 (3.81%) OSPF
18 27 (3.68%) NAS
19 23 (3.13%) EIGRP
20 21 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (46.87%) MySQL
2 139 (18.94%) SQL Server
3 103 (14.03%) PostgreSQL
4 70 (9.54%) MongoDB
5 67 (9.13%) Relational Database
6 33 (4.50%) RDBMS
7 29 (3.95%) Redis
8 25 (3.41%) NoSQL
9 21 (2.86%) MariaDB
10 13 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.77%) Informix
11 10 (1.36%) DB2
12 9 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (0.95%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.95%) Ingres
15 6 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 178 (24.25%) Git (software)
2 115 (15.67%) Jenkins
3 85 (11.58%) Subversion
4 63 (8.58%) TeamCity
5 48 (6.54%) Hudson
6 44 (5.99%) JIRA
7 33 (4.50%) Selenium
8 31 (4.22%) Cucumber
9 27 (3.68%) Rhino Mocks
9 27 (3.68%) Jasmine
9 27 (3.68%) PhantomJS
9 27 (3.68%) NUnit
10 8 (1.09%) PHPUnit
10 8 (1.09%) GDB
11 7 (0.95%) Ant
12 6 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.82%) PowerBuilder
12 6 (0.82%) Maven
13 5 (0.68%) Behat
14 4 (0.54%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 88 (11.99%) Finance
2 53 (7.22%) Automotive
3 32 (4.36%) Publishing
4 31 (4.22%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.27%) Advertising
6 19 (2.59%) Games
7 18 (2.45%) Banking
8 16 (2.18%) Marketing
9 12 (1.63%) Law
10 8 (1.09%) Retail
11 4 (0.54%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.27%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 271 (36.92%) Administrator
2 245 (33.38%) Systems Administrator
3 173 (23.57%) Linux Administrator
4 147 (20.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 101 (13.76%) Developer
6 76 (10.35%) Linux Engineer
7 68 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 55 (7.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 45 (6.13%) Systems Engineer
10 44 (5.99%) Support Engineer
11 41 (5.59%) Senior Developer
12 34 (4.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 33 (4.50%) PHP Developer
14 29 (3.95%) UNIX Administrator
15 28 (3.81%) Analyst
15 28 (3.81%) Linux Support
16 26 (3.54%) Senior .NET Developer
16 26 (3.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
16 26 (3.54%) .NET Developer
17 25 (3.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.76%) .NET
2 69 (9.40%) Web Services
3 66 (8.99%) LAMP
4 64 (8.72%) HTML
5 56 (7.63%) ASP.NET
6 36 (4.90%) jQuery
7 35 (4.77%) CSS
8 33 (4.50%) REST
9 30 (4.09%) RabbitMQ
10 29 (3.95%) AngularJS
10 29 (3.95%) Lucene
11 27 (3.68%) NHibernate
11 27 (3.68%) StructureMap
11 27 (3.68%) ServiceStack
11 27 (3.68%) NancyFx
11 27 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (3.00%) XML
13 21 (2.86%) SOAP
14 20 (2.72%) JSP
14 20 (2.72%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 118 (16.08%) Data Centre
2 54 (7.36%) Blackberry
3 53 (7.22%) BBC
4 36 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 31 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (4.09%) Wiki
6 30 (4.09%) Clustering
7 22 (3.00%) Replication
8 21 (2.86%) Management Information System
9 20 (2.72%) Eurex
10 14 (1.91%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.77%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (0.95%) Social Media
13 7 (0.95%) HP Storage
13 7 (0.95%) Derivative
14 6 (0.82%) Equities
14 6 (0.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (0.82%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.68%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 690 (94.01%) Linux
2 370 (50.41%) Ubuntu
3 299 (40.74%) Windows
4 269 (36.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 261 (35.56%) CentOS
6 148 (20.16%) UNIX
7 85 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 71 (9.67%) SUSE
9 70 (9.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 47 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 43 (5.86%) Windows 7
11 43 (5.86%) Solaris
12 35 (4.77%) Fedora
13 16 (2.18%) Android
14 14 (1.91%) Apple iOS
15 12 (1.63%) Windows 8
15 12 (1.63%) AIX
16 11 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
17 10 (1.36%) HPUX
17 10 (1.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (29.56%) DevOps
2 118 (16.08%) Configuration Management
3 99 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (10.35%) Open Source
5 75 (10.22%) ITIL
6 69 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (8.17%) Load Balancing
8 59 (8.04%) OO
9 55 (7.49%) Content Management
10 53 (7.22%) TDD
11 46 (6.27%) MVC
12 43 (5.86%) Build Automation
13 42 (5.72%) Disaster Recovery
14 38 (5.18%) E-Commerce
14 38 (5.18%) Server Building
15 37 (5.04%) Continuous Delivery
16 32 (4.36%) BDD
17 30 (4.09%) Capacity Planning
18 28 (3.81%) OOP
18 28 (3.81%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 257 (35.01%) Perl
2 243 (33.11%) Python
3 189 (25.75%) Bash Shell
4 156 (21.25%) Ruby
5 155 (21.12%) Java
6 141 (19.21%) PHP
7 103 (14.03%) SQL
8 93 (12.67%) Shell Script
9 77 (10.49%) JavaScript
10 39 (5.31%) C++
11 38 (5.18%) C#
12 26 (3.54%) C
13 20 (2.72%) PL/SQL
14 16 (2.18%) PowerShell
15 15 (2.04%) Tcl
16 14 (1.91%) PHP5
17 10 (1.36%) AWK
18 9 (1.23%) Scala
19 7 (0.95%) VB
20 6 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (10.63%) Degree
2 30 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (3.81%) MCSE
4 25 (3.41%) MCSA
4 25 (3.41%) CCNA
4 25 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (2.18%) RHCE
6 13 (1.77%) CCA
6 13 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
6 13 (1.77%) CCEA
7 12 (1.63%) RHCA
8 11 (1.50%) LPIC
9 8 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.95%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.95%) VCAP
11 4 (0.54%) RHCSA
12 3 (0.41%) Linux+ Certification
12 3 (0.41%) MCDST
12 3 (0.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.13%) QA
2 43 (5.86%) SLA
3 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 176 (23.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (13.22%) Samba
3 75 (10.22%) Active Directory
4 68 (9.26%) KVM
5 62 (8.45%) iptables
6 57 (7.77%) NFS
7 55 (7.49%) Postfix
8 43 (5.86%) Varnish
9 39 (5.31%) XenServer
10 33 (4.50%) Xen
11 28 (3.81%) GlusterFS
12 20 (2.72%) Docker
12 20 (2.72%) vCloud
13 17 (2.32%) vSphere
13 17 (2.32%) VMware ESX
14 14 (1.91%) XenDesktop
14 14 (1.91%) Hyper-V
15 13 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
15 13 (1.77%) VMware Server
16 10 (1.36%) Squid
Systems Management
1 245 (33.38%) Puppet
2 168 (22.89%) Opscode Chef
3 95 (12.94%) Nagios
4 70 (9.54%) ZABBIX
5 64 (8.72%) Ansible
6 45 (6.13%) Salt
7 36 (4.90%) Kibana
8 35 (4.77%) logstash
9 34 (4.63%) Graphite
10 29 (3.95%) HAProxy
11 27 (3.68%) StatsD
12 15 (2.04%) NetBackup
13 12 (1.63%) Vagrant
14 10 (1.36%) FortiGate
14 10 (1.36%) Cacti
15 9 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
15 9 (1.23%) Munin
16 7 (0.95%) SCCM
17 5 (0.68%) Zenoss
17 5 (0.68%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 378 (51.50%) Red Hat
2 240 (32.70%) VMware
3 107 (14.58%) Cisco
4 93 (12.67%) Oracle
5 84 (11.44%) Microsoft
6 59 (8.04%) Citrix
7 42 (5.72%) Juniper
8 35 (4.77%) HP
9 33 (4.50%) NetApp
10 30 (4.09%) New Relic
11 27 (3.68%) Dell
12 25 (3.41%) Symantec
13 20 (2.72%) NYFIX
13 20 (2.72%) Patsystems
14 19 (2.59%) GL TRADE
14 19 (2.59%) EMC
15 16 (2.18%) IBM
15 16 (2.18%) Google
16 15 (2.04%) Reuters
16 15 (2.04%) Bloomberg
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to circa £28,000 + shift allowance (circa £3K) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + great company
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bright Advertising - Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 55000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago