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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 512 523 582
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +59
Permanent jobs citing Debian 420 441 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.47% 1.41% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 306 370 289
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
28528 31181 29599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.70% 26.56% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23878 26240 24980
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +11 400 £42,500 -5.55% 38
London +37 218 £47,500 -5.00% 16
South East -25 78 £40,000 +5.26% 8
City of London +60 55 £47,500 -9.52% 8
East of England +34 45 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Berkshire +1 27 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Cambridgeshire +18 24 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Cambridge +33 23 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire +3 22 £39,000 +30.00% 4
Hampshire +2 19 £28,750 -4.16% 3
Reading -1 19 £23,000 -19.29% 1
Hertfordshire +10 16 £45,250 +88.54%
North West +7 16 £40,000 -
Manchester +26 15 £40,000 -3.03%
Oxfordshire 0 14 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West -14 13 £48,750 +65.25% 5
Oxford -8 12 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Scotland +21 11 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Edinburgh +20 11 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Bristol -2 11 £48,750 +39.28% 3
South Yorkshire -5 11 £35,000 +18.64% 1
Sheffield -8 11 £35,000 +20.68% 1
Basingstoke +24 8 £32,500 +8.33% 2
West Yorkshire +19 8 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Fareham - 8 £21,500 - 1
Leeds +12 7 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 7 £44,250 -15.71%
Brighton -4 7 £40,000 +25.00% 3
East Sussex -10 7 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Surrey +19 6 £55,000 -32.09%

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 679 (93.40%) Linux
2 373 (51.31%) Red Hat
3 367 (50.48%) Ubuntu
4 336 (46.22%) MySQL
5 284 (39.06%) Windows
6 282 (38.79%) Apache
7 264 (36.31%) CentOS
8 258 (35.49%) Perl
9 250 (34.39%) Puppet
10 248 (34.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 246 (33.84%) Python
12 240 (33.01%) VMware
13 219 (30.12%) DevOps
14 190 (26.13%) Bash Shell
15 172 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
16 170 (23.38%) Ruby
17 164 (22.56%) nginx
18 163 (22.42%) Git (software)
19 161 (22.15%) Opscode Chef
20 151 (20.77%) UNIX
21 147 (20.22%) DNS
22 141 (19.39%) Java
23 136 (18.71%) TCP/IP
24 135 (18.57%) SQL Server
25 132 (18.16%) PHP
26 118 (16.23%) Tomcat
27 117 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
28 115 (15.82%) Cisco
29 113 (15.54%) Firewall
30 110 (15.13%) Configuration Management

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 282 (38.79%) Apache
2 164 (22.56%) nginx
3 118 (16.23%) Tomcat
4 96 (13.20%) IIS
5 61 (8.39%) Apache Solr
6 44 (6.05%) Elasticsearch
7 43 (5.91%) Node.js
8 31 (4.26%) MS Exchange
9 29 (3.99%) Confluence
10 27 (3.71%) SharePoint
11 20 (2.75%) MediaWiki
11 20 (2.75%) OpenStack
12 13 (1.79%) Zope
12 13 (1.79%) Plone
13 8 (1.10%) Drupal
14 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (0.83%) JBoss
16 5 (0.69%) Jetty
17 4 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.79%) MS Office
3 4 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (0.83%) Magento
3 2 (0.28%) HiPortfolio
3 2 (0.28%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.14%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 117 (16.09%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (4.68%) Cloud Computing
2 34 (4.68%) GitHub
3 32 (4.40%) IaaS
4 31 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (3.44%) PaaS
5 25 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (2.20%) SaaS
7 14 (1.93%) Amazon S3
8 12 (1.65%) Route 53
9 10 (1.38%) Office 365
9 10 (1.38%) Google Compute Engine
9 10 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (0.69%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.55%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.55%) Datadog
13 4 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 147 (20.22%) DNS
2 136 (18.71%) TCP/IP
3 113 (15.54%) Firewall
4 78 (10.73%) VPN
5 71 (9.77%) SAN
6 57 (7.84%) WAN
7 55 (7.57%) LAN
8 54 (7.43%) SMTP
9 47 (6.46%) LDAP
10 44 (6.05%) Internet
11 42 (5.78%) Network Security
12 41 (5.64%) BGP
13 40 (5.50%) HTTP
14 35 (4.81%) IPsec
15 31 (4.26%) IPv6
15 31 (4.26%) DHCP
15 31 (4.26%) OSPF
16 26 (3.58%) NAS
17 22 (3.03%) EIGRP
18 20 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (46.22%) MySQL
2 135 (18.57%) SQL Server
3 99 (13.62%) PostgreSQL
4 72 (9.90%) MongoDB
5 54 (7.43%) Relational Database
6 32 (4.40%) Redis
7 29 (3.99%) NoSQL
8 25 (3.44%) MariaDB
9 23 (3.16%) RDBMS
10 18 (2.48%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.79%) DB2
12 12 (1.65%) Informix
13 11 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.10%) Couchbase
15 7 (0.96%) Big Data
15 7 (0.96%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (0.83%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 163 (22.42%) Git (software)
2 104 (14.31%) Jenkins
3 70 (9.63%) Subversion
4 60 (8.25%) TeamCity
5 42 (5.78%) Hudson
6 40 (5.50%) JIRA
7 39 (5.36%) Selenium
8 37 (5.09%) Cucumber
9 33 (4.54%) Jasmine
9 33 (4.54%) PhantomJS
9 33 (4.54%) Rhino Mocks
9 33 (4.54%) NUnit
10 10 (1.38%) Ant
11 9 (1.24%) PHPUnit
12 7 (0.96%) GDB
13 6 (0.83%) Behat
13 6 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (0.83%) Maven
14 5 (0.69%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.55%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 75 (10.32%) Finance
2 55 (7.57%) Automotive
3 38 (5.23%) Publishing
4 34 (4.68%) Advertising
5 27 (3.71%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.30%) Games
7 15 (2.06%) Banking
7 15 (2.06%) Marketing
8 9 (1.24%) Law
9 8 (1.10%) Retail
10 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.55%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.28%) Back Office
12 2 (0.28%) Welsh Language
13 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 287 (39.48%) Administrator
2 266 (36.59%) Systems Administrator
3 188 (25.86%) Linux Administrator
4 169 (23.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 89 (12.24%) Developer
6 67 (9.22%) Linux Engineer
7 62 (8.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 52 (7.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 44 (6.05%) Support Engineer
10 43 (5.91%) Senior Developer
11 40 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
12 30 (4.13%) UNIX Administrator
13 29 (3.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 28 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 28 (3.85%) Analyst
15 27 (3.71%) Linux Support
16 26 (3.58%) Infrastructure Specialist
17 25 (3.44%) PHP Developer
18 24 (3.30%) Senior Systems Administrator
19 23 (3.16%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (10.45%) .NET
2 72 (9.90%) LAMP
2 72 (9.90%) Web Services
3 61 (8.39%) ASP.NET
4 50 (6.88%) HTML
5 41 (5.64%) RabbitMQ
6 38 (5.23%) AngularJS
7 36 (4.95%) Lucene
8 34 (4.68%) REST
9 33 (4.54%) NancyFx
9 33 (4.54%) ServiceStack
9 33 (4.54%) StructureMap
9 33 (4.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (4.54%) NHibernate
10 30 (4.13%) jQuery
11 23 (3.16%) CSS
12 20 (2.75%) FIX Protocol
13 16 (2.20%) XML
14 13 (1.79%) JSP
14 13 (1.79%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 89 (12.24%) Open Source
2 61 (8.39%) Blackberry
3 55 (7.57%) BBC
4 29 (3.99%) Wiki
5 27 (3.71%) Clustering
6 26 (3.58%) Computer Science
7 23 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (2.89%) Replication
9 20 (2.75%) Eurex
10 17 (2.34%) Mobile App
10 17 (2.34%) Management Information System
11 15 (2.06%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (1.38%) Social Media
14 8 (1.10%) Derivative
15 7 (0.96%) Equities
16 6 (0.83%) iPhone
16 6 (0.83%) Web 2.0
16 6 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 5 (0.69%) Xserve
Operating Systems
1 679 (93.40%) Linux
2 367 (50.48%) Ubuntu
3 284 (39.06%) Windows
4 264 (36.31%) CentOS
5 248 (34.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 151 (20.77%) UNIX
7 66 (9.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 66 (9.08%) SUSE
8 61 (8.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (5.64%) Solaris
10 38 (5.23%) Fedora
10 38 (5.23%) Windows 7
10 38 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (2.89%) Android
12 14 (1.93%) Apple iOS
13 13 (1.79%) AIX
13 13 (1.79%) HPUX
14 8 (1.10%) Windows 8
14 8 (1.10%) Amazon Linux
15 7 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (30.12%) DevOps
2 110 (15.13%) Configuration Management
3 95 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (9.90%) ITIL
5 64 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
6 55 (7.57%) Load Balancing
6 55 (7.57%) Content Management
6 55 (7.57%) TDD
7 54 (7.43%) OO
8 47 (6.46%) MVC
9 45 (6.19%) E-Commerce
10 41 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (5.64%) Continuous Delivery
11 40 (5.50%) Build Automation
12 36 (4.95%) BDD
13 34 (4.68%) Pair Programming
14 33 (4.54%) Continuous Improvement
14 33 (4.54%) Refactoring
15 32 (4.40%) Capacity Planning
16 22 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 258 (35.49%) Perl
2 246 (33.84%) Python
3 190 (26.13%) Bash Shell
4 170 (23.38%) Ruby
5 141 (19.39%) Java
6 132 (18.16%) PHP
7 98 (13.48%) SQL
8 92 (12.65%) Shell Script
9 80 (11.00%) JavaScript
10 48 (6.60%) C#
11 38 (5.23%) C++
12 26 (3.58%) C
13 17 (2.34%) PL/SQL
14 15 (2.06%) PowerShell
14 15 (2.06%) Tcl
15 12 (1.65%) PHP5
16 11 (1.51%) Scala
17 8 (1.10%) AWK
18 5 (0.69%) VB
19 4 (0.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 65 (8.94%) Degree
2 31 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (3.99%) MCSE
4 28 (3.85%) CCNA
4 28 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (3.44%) MCSA
5 25 (3.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (1.79%) CCA
6 13 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
6 13 (1.79%) CCEA
7 12 (1.65%) RHCE
8 11 (1.51%) RHCA
9 8 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.96%) LPIC
10 7 (0.96%) VCAP
11 6 (0.83%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.41%) MCDST
12 3 (0.41%) MCITP
12 3 (0.41%) MCP
12 3 (0.41%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.43%) QA
2 42 (5.78%) SLA
3 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 172 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 92 (12.65%) Samba
3 72 (9.90%) Active Directory
4 63 (8.67%) KVM
5 62 (8.53%) iptables
6 52 (7.15%) NFS
7 47 (6.46%) Postfix
8 43 (5.91%) Varnish
9 31 (4.26%) Xen
10 29 (3.99%) XenServer
11 22 (3.03%) GlusterFS
12 21 (2.89%) vCloud
13 17 (2.34%) Docker
13 17 (2.34%) vSphere
14 14 (1.93%) VMware ESX
14 14 (1.93%) XenDesktop
15 13 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (1.51%) VMware Server
16 11 (1.51%) Hyper-V
17 10 (1.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 250 (34.39%) Puppet
2 161 (22.15%) Opscode Chef
3 95 (13.07%) Nagios
4 60 (8.25%) Ansible
5 59 (8.12%) ZABBIX
6 45 (6.19%) Salt
7 33 (4.54%) Kibana
8 32 (4.40%) logstash
8 32 (4.40%) Graphite
9 24 (3.30%) HAProxy
10 23 (3.16%) StatsD
11 13 (1.79%) Cacti
12 12 (1.65%) NetBackup
13 11 (1.51%) Munin
14 10 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
15 9 (1.24%) Vagrant
16 7 (0.96%) SCCM
16 7 (0.96%) FortiGate
17 6 (0.83%) Zenoss
18 5 (0.69%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 373 (51.31%) Red Hat
2 240 (33.01%) VMware
3 115 (15.82%) Cisco
4 85 (11.69%) Oracle
5 75 (10.32%) Microsoft
6 49 (6.74%) Citrix
7 42 (5.78%) Juniper
8 39 (5.36%) HP
9 32 (4.40%) NetApp
10 25 (3.44%) Symantec
10 25 (3.44%) New Relic
11 24 (3.30%) Dell
12 21 (2.89%) EMC
13 20 (2.75%) Patsystems
13 20 (2.75%) NYFIX
14 19 (2.61%) GL TRADE
15 17 (2.34%) IBM
16 14 (1.93%) Reuters
16 14 (1.93%) Bloomberg
17 13 (1.79%) Google
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
GCS
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + pension, healthcare, BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago