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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 569 527 525
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -2
Permanent jobs citing Debian 353 393 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.14% 1.31% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 302 329 378
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £31,800 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +3.31%

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
30891 29982 32184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.16% 27.39% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25714 25228 27747
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -67 336 £42,500 - 47
London -14 181 £50,000 +5.26% 22
South East -8 65 £37,500 -6.25% 8
East of England -26 29 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Yorkshire -86 23 £28,500 -18.57% 4
Berkshire +18 22 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Surrey 0 20 £37,500 -37.50%
City of London +23 19 £51,500 -1.90% 2
Reading +10 18 £32,500 -18.75% 1
South West 0 18 £28,750 +15.00% 3
North West -1 18 £42,000 +71.42% 1
Manchester -1 18 £42,000 +12.00% 1
West Yorkshire -26 17 £28,500 -12.30% 2
Hertfordshire -20 16 £38,750 -29.54% 4
Guildford - 14 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +5 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Scotland +5 13 £45,000 +13.20% 2
Bristol +12 11 £25,000 - 2
Leeds -21 11 £28,500 -28.75% 2
Oxfordshire +9 10 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Oxford +15 8 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Cambridgeshire +3 8 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Watford - 7 £32,500 - 2
East Sussex -3 5 £52,500 +31.25%
Brighton -9 5 £52,500 +31.25%
Hampshire -17 5 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £47,500 -
Fareham - 5 £45,000 - 1
Rickmansworth - 5 £45,000 -
Wakefield -14 4 £23,750 +18.75%

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 713 (90.03%) Linux
2 427 (53.91%) Ubuntu
3 327 (41.29%) MySQL
3 327 (41.29%) Red Hat
4 321 (40.53%) Puppet
5 302 (38.13%) Windows
6 296 (37.37%) Python
7 288 (36.36%) CentOS
8 268 (33.84%) Apache
9 253 (31.94%) Perl
10 249 (31.44%) DevOps
11 235 (29.67%) VMware
12 216 (27.27%) Bash Shell
13 198 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 194 (24.49%) TCP/IP
15 191 (24.12%) Ruby
16 188 (23.74%) Java
17 181 (22.85%) Open Source
18 180 (22.73%) UNIX
19 179 (22.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 178 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
21 153 (19.32%) PHP
22 146 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
23 144 (18.18%) Jenkins
24 142 (17.93%) Nagios
25 139 (17.55%) nginx
26 137 (17.30%) Amazon AWS
27 136 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
28 128 (16.16%) LAMP
29 125 (15.78%) Tomcat

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 268 (33.84%) Apache
2 139 (17.55%) nginx
3 125 (15.78%) Tomcat
4 97 (12.25%) IIS
5 67 (8.46%) Apache Solr
6 58 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
7 57 (7.20%) Node.js
8 34 (4.29%) OpenStack
9 29 (3.66%) Jetty
10 21 (2.65%) JBoss
11 17 (2.15%) MS Exchange
11 17 (2.15%) Drupal
12 14 (1.77%) CMS
13 10 (1.26%) Gunicorn
14 9 (1.14%) WordPress
14 9 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (1.14%) Confluence
15 6 (0.76%) Lync
15 6 (0.76%) WebLogic
16 5 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.88%) Magento
2 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.25%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 137 (17.30%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.30%) Cloud Computing
2 42 (5.30%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (5.18%) SaaS
4 36 (4.55%) IaaS
5 33 (4.17%) GitHub
5 33 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (3.28%) PaaS
7 24 (3.03%) Rackspace Cloud
8 16 (2.02%) SoftLayer
9 13 (1.64%) Basecamp
10 10 (1.26%) Office 365
11 7 (0.88%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.38%) Joyent
14 2 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 194 (24.49%) TCP/IP
2 92 (11.62%) Firewall
3 90 (11.36%) DNS
4 65 (8.21%) HTTP
5 49 (6.19%) SMTP
5 49 (6.19%) Internet
6 48 (6.06%) SAN
7 42 (5.30%) LDAP
8 38 (4.80%) VPN
9 32 (4.04%) NAS
10 31 (3.91%) LAN
10 31 (3.91%) VoIP
11 28 (3.54%) WAN
11 28 (3.54%) DHCP
12 25 (3.16%) VLAN
13 22 (2.78%) FTP
14 20 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (2.27%) Network Security
15 18 (2.27%) SSH
16 17 (2.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (41.29%) MySQL
2 125 (15.78%) MongoDB
3 118 (14.90%) SQL Server
4 111 (14.02%) PostgreSQL
5 75 (9.47%) NoSQL
6 71 (8.96%) Big Data
7 58 (7.32%) Hadoop
8 49 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 45 (5.68%) Redis
10 35 (4.42%) Relational Database
11 25 (3.16%) CouchDB
12 18 (2.27%) RDBMS
13 17 (2.15%) Riak
14 13 (1.64%) MariaDB
15 10 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (1.14%) RavenDB
17 7 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
17 7 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 5 (0.63%) Oracle Database
19 4 (0.51%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 198 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 144 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 73 (9.22%) Subversion
4 65 (8.21%) TeamCity
5 44 (5.56%) JIRA
6 39 (4.92%) Selenium
7 34 (4.29%) Cucumber
8 33 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
8 33 (4.17%) Jasmine
8 33 (4.17%) NUnit
8 33 (4.17%) PhantomJS
9 32 (4.04%) Hudson
10 30 (3.79%) Mercurial
11 17 (2.15%) Maven
12 13 (1.64%) Grunt
13 12 (1.52%) Bugzilla
14 9 (1.14%) PHPUnit
14 9 (1.14%) JUnit
15 8 (1.01%) Behat
16 6 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 63 (7.95%) Finance
2 36 (4.55%) Publishing
3 35 (4.42%) Telecoms
4 32 (4.04%) Games
5 29 (3.66%) Music Industry
6 24 (3.03%) Banking
7 19 (2.40%) Retail
8 17 (2.15%) Advertising
9 13 (1.64%) Welsh Language
10 10 (1.26%) Marketing
11 9 (1.14%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.88%) Law
13 5 (0.63%) Back Office
14 4 (0.51%) Electronics
15 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.25%) Automotive
15 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.13%) Front Office
16 1 (0.13%) French Language
16 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 303 (38.26%) Administrator
2 293 (36.99%) Systems Administrator
3 213 (26.89%) Linux Administrator
4 201 (25.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 128 (16.16%) Developer
6 90 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
7 63 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 57 (7.20%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 53 (6.69%) Systems Engineer
10 42 (5.30%) Support Engineer
10 42 (5.30%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 42 (5.30%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 35 (4.42%) Senior Developer
12 29 (3.66%) UNIX Administrator
13 27 (3.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 26 (3.28%) Operations Engineer
15 24 (3.03%) Java Developer
16 23 (2.90%) Linux Support
16 23 (2.90%) Web Engineer
17 22 (2.78%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (16.16%) LAMP
2 112 (14.14%) Web Services
3 78 (9.85%) .NET
4 60 (7.58%) ASP.NET
4 60 (7.58%) HTML
5 51 (6.44%) AngularJS
6 47 (5.93%) Django
7 44 (5.56%) jQuery
7 44 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
7 44 (5.56%) CSS
8 43 (5.43%) REST
9 33 (4.17%) ServiceStack
9 33 (4.17%) NancyFx
9 33 (4.17%) StructureMap
9 33 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (4.17%) Lucene
9 33 (4.17%) NHibernate
10 30 (3.79%) Ajax
11 20 (2.53%) SOAP
12 18 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 181 (22.85%) Open Source
2 60 (7.58%) Computer Science
3 38 (4.80%) Digital Media
4 36 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 34 (4.29%) Replication
6 30 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (3.41%) Mobile App
7 27 (3.41%) Social Media
8 24 (3.03%) Clustering
9 19 (2.40%) Mathematics
10 16 (2.02%) Physics
11 12 (1.52%) iPhone
12 8 (1.01%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.88%) Spread Betting
13 7 (0.88%) Wiki
13 7 (0.88%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.76%) BBC
14 6 (0.76%) Derivative
15 5 (0.63%) Video Editing
15 5 (0.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 713 (90.03%) Linux
2 427 (53.91%) Ubuntu
3 302 (38.13%) Windows
4 288 (36.36%) CentOS
5 180 (22.73%) UNIX
6 179 (22.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 100 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 71 (8.96%) SUSE
9 53 (6.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 49 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 42 (5.30%) OpenBSD
12 39 (4.92%) FreeBSD
13 37 (4.67%) Solaris
14 36 (4.55%) AIX
15 35 (4.42%) Fedora
16 25 (3.16%) Windows 7
17 17 (2.15%) Android
18 12 (1.52%) Windows 8
19 11 (1.39%) Apple iOS
20 9 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (31.44%) DevOps
2 146 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (9.97%) OO
3 79 (9.97%) Configuration Management
4 65 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (7.70%) Load Balancing
6 60 (7.58%) MVC
7 57 (7.20%) ITIL
8 56 (7.07%) E-Commerce
9 50 (6.31%) TDD
10 46 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
11 45 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 40 (5.05%) Software Engineering
13 38 (4.80%) BDD
14 36 (4.55%) Refactoring
15 33 (4.17%) Pair Programming
15 33 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
16 31 (3.91%) Build Automation
17 30 (3.79%) Analytics
18 26 (3.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 296 (37.37%) Python
2 253 (31.94%) Perl
3 216 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 191 (24.12%) Ruby
5 188 (23.74%) Java
6 153 (19.32%) PHP
7 110 (13.89%) Shell Script
8 94 (11.87%) JavaScript
9 85 (10.73%) SQL
10 63 (7.95%) C#
11 37 (4.67%) PowerShell
12 33 (4.17%) C
13 30 (3.79%) C++
14 22 (2.78%) Scala
15 18 (2.27%) PHP5
16 10 (1.26%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.14%) AWK
18 8 (1.01%) Korn
19 7 (0.88%) VBScript
20 6 (0.76%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 97 (12.25%) Degree
2 35 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 28 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (3.41%) CCNA
5 18 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (1.64%) MCSE
7 12 (1.52%) RHCE
8 11 (1.39%) MCP
9 10 (1.26%) CEH
9 10 (1.26%) OSCP
9 10 (1.26%) OSCE
10 9 (1.14%) MCITP
10 9 (1.14%) CCNP
10 9 (1.14%) MCSA
11 8 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.63%) CIPD
12 5 (0.63%) CIMA
13 4 (0.51%) RHCA
14 2 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.60%) QA
2 35 (4.42%) SLA
3 21 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 136 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 69 (8.71%) KVM
3 65 (8.21%) Samba
4 64 (8.08%) Varnish
5 50 (6.31%) Active Directory
6 43 (5.43%) Xen
7 35 (4.42%) Hyper-V
8 28 (3.54%) XenServer
9 26 (3.28%) Postfix
9 26 (3.28%) NFS
10 24 (3.03%) vSphere
11 20 (2.53%) Ceph
12 14 (1.77%) LXC
12 14 (1.77%) Snort
13 13 (1.64%) vCloud
14 12 (1.52%) Nmap
15 8 (1.01%) Docker
16 7 (0.88%) VMware ESX
16 7 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
17 5 (0.63%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 321 (40.53%) Puppet
2 178 (22.47%) Opscode Chef
3 142 (17.93%) Nagios
4 82 (10.35%) ZABBIX
5 48 (6.06%) Cacti
6 44 (5.56%) HAProxy
7 39 (4.92%) Salt
8 35 (4.42%) logstash
9 26 (3.28%) Kibana
9 26 (3.28%) StatsD
9 26 (3.28%) Ansible
10 18 (2.27%) NetBackup
11 16 (2.02%) Ganglia
12 15 (1.89%) SCCM
12 15 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
13 14 (1.77%) CFEngine
14 12 (1.52%) Nessus
15 10 (1.26%) FortiGate
16 8 (1.01%) Check_MK
16 8 (1.01%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 327 (41.29%) Red Hat
2 235 (29.67%) VMware
3 113 (14.27%) Cisco
4 86 (10.86%) Microsoft
5 63 (7.95%) HP
6 62 (7.83%) Juniper
7 56 (7.07%) Oracle
8 49 (6.19%) Rackspace
9 46 (5.81%) NetApp
10 40 (5.05%) Sony
11 36 (4.55%) Dell
12 34 (4.29%) Citrix
13 31 (3.91%) Apple
14 29 (3.66%) Toshiba
15 27 (3.41%) New Relic
16 21 (2.65%) EMC
17 16 (2.02%) IBM
18 15 (1.89%) Percona
18 15 (1.89%) Brocade
19 14 (1.77%) Reuters
North London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM Digital
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great company
Posted: Yesterday
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Good package
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago