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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 502 561 527
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -34
Permanent jobs citing Debian 458 337 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.49% 1.16% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 384 299 368
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
30665 29150 32842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.86% 27.28% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25347 24897 28100
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 September 2014 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 September 2014. 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 +76 431 £46,500 +12.04% 38
London +93 259 £52,500 +16.66% 24
South East +23 102 £40,000 -2.43% 4
City of London +23 39 £55,000 +46.66% 8
Berkshire +7 28 £32,500 -27.77% 2
East of England +3 26 £45,000 +4.65%
Hampshire +10 25 £42,500 +4.93%
Reading +17 24 £22,000 -53.68% 2
Brighton -13 24 £52,500 +31.25%
East Sussex -14 24 £52,500 +31.25%
Basingstoke +4 14 £44,000 +8.64%
Surrey -2 14 £40,000 +4.57%
Cambridgeshire +5 13 £48,000 +11.62%
Yorkshire -83 13 £25,500 -36.25% 3
Cambridge +8 12 £49,000 +13.95%
Oxfordshire +6 12 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Hertfordshire -1 12 £45,000 +5.88%
South West -24 12 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Scotland -14 11 £42,500 +14.86% 4
Oxford +2 10 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Edinburgh -5 10 £43,750 +16.66% 4
West Yorkshire -36 8 £24,500 -24.61% 2
Wales +12 7 £30,000 +66.66%
Guildford +8 7 £35,000 -15.66%
East Midlands -9 7 £35,000 -
Manchester -17 7 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Leeds -26 7 £24,000 -12.72% 1
North West -27 7 £42,500 +13.33% 3
South Wales - 7 £30,000 -
Cardiff - 7 £30,000 -

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 817 (91.28%) Linux
2 502 (56.09%) Ubuntu
3 390 (43.58%) MySQL
4 384 (42.91%) Puppet
5 357 (39.89%) Red Hat
6 344 (38.44%) Python
7 325 (36.31%) Windows
8 321 (35.87%) Apache
9 295 (32.96%) DevOps
10 277 (30.95%) Perl
11 275 (30.73%) CentOS
12 232 (25.92%) Git (software)
13 231 (25.81%) Bash Shell
14 228 (25.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 227 (25.36%) TCP/IP
16 226 (25.25%) VMware
17 217 (24.25%) Ruby
18 213 (23.80%) Java
19 203 (22.68%) Opscode Chef
20 188 (21.01%) Jenkins
21 180 (20.11%) Open Source
21 180 (20.11%) UNIX
22 170 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
23 163 (18.21%) Tomcat
23 163 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
24 158 (17.65%) Nagios
25 156 (17.43%) PHP
25 156 (17.43%) nginx
26 142 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
27 130 (14.53%) DNS

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 321 (35.87%) Apache
2 163 (18.21%) Tomcat
3 156 (17.43%) nginx
4 117 (13.07%) IIS
5 69 (7.71%) Elasticsearch
6 67 (7.49%) Apache Solr
7 56 (6.26%) Node.js
8 34 (3.80%) OpenStack
9 28 (3.13%) Jetty
10 27 (3.02%) MS Exchange
10 27 (3.02%) Drupal
11 11 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (1.12%) CMS
13 9 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (1.01%) WordPress
13 9 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
13 9 (1.01%) Confluence
13 9 (1.01%) Gunicorn
14 7 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (1.56%) Magento
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 163 (18.21%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (6.03%) Amazon EC2
2 54 (6.03%) SaaS
3 47 (5.25%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (3.80%) IaaS
6 31 (3.46%) PaaS
7 28 (3.13%) GitHub
8 21 (2.35%) Rackspace Cloud
9 20 (2.23%) Basecamp
10 14 (1.56%) Amazon S3
11 13 (1.45%) Office 365
12 3 (0.34%) Heroku
13 2 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
14 1 (0.11%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 227 (25.36%) TCP/IP
2 130 (14.53%) DNS
3 107 (11.96%) HTTP
4 106 (11.84%) Firewall
5 69 (7.71%) LDAP
6 63 (7.04%) Internet
6 63 (7.04%) SMTP
7 55 (6.15%) DHCP
8 48 (5.36%) SAN
9 42 (4.69%) VPN
10 38 (4.25%) NAS
11 37 (4.13%) FTP
12 30 (3.35%) VoIP
12 30 (3.35%) LAN
13 28 (3.13%) VLAN
14 27 (3.02%) WAN
15 25 (2.79%) tcpdump
16 23 (2.57%) Network Security
17 22 (2.46%) SNMP
18 19 (2.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 390 (43.58%) MySQL
2 124 (13.85%) SQL Server
3 117 (13.07%) PostgreSQL
4 114 (12.74%) MongoDB
5 91 (10.17%) NoSQL
6 83 (9.27%) Big Data
7 65 (7.26%) Redis
8 56 (6.26%) Hadoop
9 52 (5.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 35 (3.91%) Relational Database
11 24 (2.68%) CouchDB
12 20 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
13 19 (2.12%) RDBMS
14 17 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 16 (1.79%) Riak
16 10 (1.12%) Couchbase
16 10 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 9 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (1.01%) RavenDB
18 8 (0.89%) HBase
Development Applications
1 232 (25.92%) Git (software)
2 188 (21.01%) Jenkins
3 87 (9.72%) Subversion
4 64 (7.15%) JIRA
5 62 (6.93%) TeamCity
6 35 (3.91%) Hudson
7 34 (3.80%) Selenium
8 31 (3.46%) Mercurial
9 28 (3.13%) Cucumber
10 27 (3.02%) PhantomJS
11 25 (2.79%) NUnit
11 25 (2.79%) Rhino Mocks
11 25 (2.79%) Jasmine
12 19 (2.12%) Behat
13 16 (1.79%) Maven
13 16 (1.79%) Ant
14 14 (1.56%) Bugzilla
15 13 (1.45%) PHPUnit
15 13 (1.45%) Grunt
16 12 (1.34%) JUnit
General
1 69 (7.71%) Finance
2 48 (5.36%) Games
3 37 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 34 (3.80%) Music Industry
5 32 (3.58%) Publishing
6 25 (2.79%) Banking
7 23 (2.57%) Retail
8 21 (2.35%) Marketing
9 15 (1.68%) Welsh Language
10 11 (1.23%) Advertising
11 9 (1.01%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.67%) Law
12 6 (0.67%) Back Office
13 4 (0.45%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.34%) French Language
14 3 (0.34%) German Language
14 3 (0.34%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.22%) Electronics
16 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 364 (40.67%) Administrator
2 350 (39.11%) Systems Administrator
3 270 (30.17%) Linux Administrator
4 250 (27.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 139 (15.53%) Developer
6 85 (9.50%) Linux Engineer
7 79 (8.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 66 (7.37%) Systems Engineer
9 65 (7.26%) DevOps Engineer
10 60 (6.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 60 (6.70%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 49 (5.47%) Support Engineer
12 37 (4.13%) Operations Engineer
12 37 (4.13%) Senior Developer
12 37 (4.13%) Junior
13 36 (4.02%) Web Engineer
14 27 (3.02%) PHP Developer
15 26 (2.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 20 (2.23%) Junior Systems Administrator
17 18 (2.01%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (12.96%) Web Services
2 105 (11.73%) LAMP
3 79 (8.83%) .NET
4 63 (7.04%) ASP.NET
5 61 (6.82%) HTML
6 53 (5.92%) CSS
7 43 (4.80%) jQuery
8 42 (4.69%) Django
9 38 (4.25%) AngularJS
10 33 (3.69%) SOAP
11 32 (3.58%) Ajax
12 31 (3.46%) REST
13 28 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
14 27 (3.02%) Lucene
14 27 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (2.79%) NHibernate
15 25 (2.79%) StructureMap
15 25 (2.79%) NancyFx
15 25 (2.79%) ServiceStack
16 17 (1.90%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 180 (20.11%) Open Source
2 85 (9.50%) Computer Science
3 61 (6.82%) Replication
4 40 (4.47%) Digital Media
5 39 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (4.25%) Mobile App
7 34 (3.80%) Blackberry
8 29 (3.24%) Clustering
8 29 (3.24%) Social Media
9 15 (1.68%) Mathematics
10 14 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
10 14 (1.56%) Physics
11 12 (1.34%) Video on Demand
11 12 (1.34%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.01%) Streaming Media
13 8 (0.89%) iPhone
14 6 (0.67%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.67%) DTV
15 5 (0.56%) Mobile Games
15 5 (0.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 817 (91.28%) Linux
2 502 (56.09%) Ubuntu
3 325 (36.31%) Windows
4 275 (30.73%) CentOS
5 228 (25.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 180 (20.11%) UNIX
7 117 (13.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 64 (7.15%) SUSE
9 54 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 54 (6.03%) OpenBSD
10 48 (5.36%) Solaris
11 47 (5.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 44 (4.92%) FreeBSD
13 33 (3.69%) Windows 7
14 27 (3.02%) Fedora
15 23 (2.57%) Apple iOS
15 23 (2.57%) Android
16 20 (2.23%) AIX
17 19 (2.12%) Windows 8
18 9 (1.01%) SVR4
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (32.96%) DevOps
2 170 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
3 110 (12.29%) Configuration Management
4 73 (8.16%) Load Balancing
5 70 (7.82%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (7.60%) OO
7 57 (6.37%) MVC
8 54 (6.03%) ITIL
8 54 (6.03%) E-Commerce
9 53 (5.92%) TDD
10 50 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
11 46 (5.14%) Build Automation
12 43 (4.80%) BDD
12 43 (4.80%) Analytics
13 42 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
14 41 (4.58%) Software Engineering
15 34 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
16 32 (3.58%) Capacity Planning
17 29 (3.24%) Scrum
18 28 (3.13%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 344 (38.44%) Python
2 277 (30.95%) Perl
3 231 (25.81%) Bash Shell
4 217 (24.25%) Ruby
5 213 (23.80%) Java
6 156 (17.43%) PHP
7 102 (11.40%) Shell Script
8 94 (10.50%) SQL
9 92 (10.28%) JavaScript
10 48 (5.36%) C
10 48 (5.36%) C#
11 31 (3.46%) PowerShell
12 29 (3.24%) C++
13 26 (2.91%) Scala
14 13 (1.45%) AWK
14 13 (1.45%) PHP5
15 11 (1.23%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.89%) Korn
16 8 (0.89%) VB
17 7 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 96 (10.73%) Degree
2 34 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (3.80%) CCNA
3 29 (3.24%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (2.01%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.79%) RHCE
6 16 (1.79%) MCSE
7 14 (1.56%) MCSA
8 12 (1.34%) MCP
9 10 (1.12%) OSCP
9 10 (1.12%) OSCE
9 10 (1.12%) CEH
9 10 (1.12%) MCITP
10 9 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.56%) CIMA
11 5 (0.56%) MCDST
11 5 (0.56%) CIPD
12 4 (0.45%) PhD
13 3 (0.34%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (11.28%) QA
2 33 (3.69%) SLA
3 25 (2.79%) PCI DSS
4 23 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 142 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (9.16%) KVM
3 76 (8.49%) Varnish
4 68 (7.60%) Samba
5 67 (7.49%) Active Directory
6 53 (5.92%) Xen
7 42 (4.69%) XenServer
7 42 (4.69%) NFS
8 39 (4.36%) Postfix
9 37 (4.13%) Hyper-V
10 28 (3.13%) vSphere
11 15 (1.68%) Squid
12 13 (1.45%) Sendmail
13 12 (1.34%) Nmap
14 8 (0.89%) vCloud
14 8 (0.89%) Snort
14 8 (0.89%) VMware ESX
15 7 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.67%) qmail
17 5 (0.56%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 384 (42.91%) Puppet
2 203 (22.68%) Opscode Chef
3 158 (17.65%) Nagios
4 91 (10.17%) ZABBIX
5 56 (6.26%) Cacti
6 54 (6.03%) logstash
7 49 (5.47%) HAProxy
8 40 (4.47%) Salt
9 34 (3.80%) Kibana
10 33 (3.69%) StatsD
11 19 (2.12%) CFEngine
12 17 (1.90%) SCCM
13 14 (1.56%) Ansible
14 13 (1.45%) Ganglia
15 12 (1.34%) Nessus
16 9 (1.01%) WSUS
16 9 (1.01%) Vagrant
17 8 (0.89%) FortiGate
17 8 (0.89%) Check_MK
17 8 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 357 (39.89%) Red Hat
2 226 (25.25%) VMware
3 110 (12.29%) Cisco
4 80 (8.94%) Microsoft
5 68 (7.60%) HP
6 53 (5.92%) Juniper
7 52 (5.81%) Citrix
8 45 (5.03%) Dell
9 43 (4.80%) Rackspace
10 42 (4.69%) Oracle
10 42 (4.69%) Sony
11 39 (4.36%) New Relic
12 35 (3.91%) Apple
13 34 (3.80%) Toshiba
14 30 (3.35%) NetApp
15 26 (2.91%) JBoss
16 23 (2.57%) EMC
17 21 (2.35%) Sun
18 16 (1.79%) Percona
18 16 (1.79%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + equity + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago