The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 517 568 541
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -27
Permanent jobs citing Debian 429 319 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.29% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.38% 1.07% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 363 288 340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,450 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -12.65%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31179 29926 31956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.69% 27.43% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26139 25405 27422
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +29 401 £42,500 - 54
London +2 211 £50,000 - 28
South East +42 106 £37,500 +3.44% 10
East Sussex -4 37 £36,750 +14.84% 2
Brighton -4 37 £36,750 +14.84% 1
Berkshire +16 28 £29,750 +15.53% 1
City of London -8 28 £50,000 +35.13% 12
Oxford +31 20 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +21 20 £55,000 - 1
East of England -28 19 £43,750 - 4
South West +9 18 £27,500 +37.50% 5
Yorkshire -68 18 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 17 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Reading +9 15 £35,000 +52.17% 1
West Midlands +6 15 £25,000 -27.53% 4
Wales +1 15 £37,500 +108.33% 3
Cambridge +1 15 £41,500 +1.21% 1
Cardiff - 15 £37,500 - 3
South Wales - 15 £37,500 - 3
Bath -8 12 £25,000 +25.00% 3
Somerset -13 12 £25,000 +25.00% 3
East Midlands -14 10 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Hampshire - 10 £30,000 - 5
Bracknell - 9 £27,000 -
Scotland -6 8 £42,500 +30.76% 3
South Yorkshire -5 7 £29,000 -9.37% 1
Sheffield -7 7 £29,000 -9.37% 1
Edinburgh -12 7 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Stafford - 7 £22,500 -
Staffordshire - 7 £22,500 -

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 798 (93.12%) Linux
2 441 (51.46%) Ubuntu
3 379 (44.22%) Puppet
4 367 (42.82%) MySQL
5 354 (41.31%) Red Hat
6 349 (40.72%) Python
7 310 (36.17%) Apache
8 268 (31.27%) Windows
9 261 (30.46%) Perl
10 249 (29.05%) DevOps
11 238 (27.77%) Bash Shell
12 226 (26.37%) CentOS
13 213 (24.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 210 (24.50%) Git (software)
15 208 (24.27%) UNIX
16 207 (24.15%) TCP/IP
17 196 (22.87%) Ruby
18 192 (22.40%) Opscode Chef
19 182 (21.24%) Java
20 178 (20.77%) VMware
21 174 (20.30%) Jenkins
22 160 (18.67%) Tomcat
23 158 (18.44%) Amazon AWS
24 153 (17.85%) Nagios
25 151 (17.62%) nginx
26 148 (17.27%) Open Source
27 140 (16.34%) PHP
28 138 (16.10%) DNS
29 123 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
30 122 (14.24%) Firewall

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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
1 310 (36.17%) Apache
2 160 (18.67%) Tomcat
3 151 (17.62%) nginx
4 106 (12.37%) IIS
5 76 (8.87%) Elasticsearch
6 58 (6.77%) Apache Solr
7 41 (4.78%) Node.js
8 30 (3.50%) Jetty
9 24 (2.80%) Drupal
10 21 (2.45%) OpenStack
11 20 (2.33%) MS Exchange
12 18 (2.10%) WordPress
13 17 (1.98%) WebLogic
14 14 (1.63%) Confluence
15 10 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (1.17%) SugarCRM
16 9 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
17 8 (0.93%) WebSphere
17 8 (0.93%) GlassFish
Applications
1 23 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (2.68%) Magento
2 3 (0.35%) Summit
3 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 158 (18.44%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (8.52%) Amazon EC2
3 57 (6.65%) Cloud Computing
4 42 (4.90%) SaaS
5 36 (4.20%) IaaS
6 33 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (3.62%) GitHub
8 24 (2.80%) PaaS
9 18 (2.10%) Amazon S3
10 14 (1.63%) Basecamp
11 12 (1.40%) Office 365
12 8 (0.93%) Rackspace Cloud
12 8 (0.93%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.23%) Heroku
15 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
15 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 207 (24.15%) TCP/IP
2 138 (16.10%) DNS
3 122 (14.24%) Firewall
4 117 (13.65%) HTTP
5 76 (8.87%) Internet
6 69 (8.05%) VPN
7 67 (7.82%) SAN
8 60 (7.00%) LDAP
9 55 (6.42%) NAS
10 53 (6.18%) DHCP
11 48 (5.60%) SMTP
12 37 (4.32%) FTP
13 30 (3.50%) VLAN
14 28 (3.27%) IPsec
15 26 (3.03%) tcpdump
16 20 (2.33%) SSL
16 20 (2.33%) VoIP
16 20 (2.33%) LAN
16 20 (2.33%) SNMP
17 19 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 367 (42.82%) MySQL
2 110 (12.84%) SQL Server
3 108 (12.60%) NoSQL
4 98 (11.44%) MongoDB
5 89 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
6 79 (9.22%) Redis
7 67 (7.82%) Big Data
8 49 (5.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 40 (4.67%) Hadoop
10 38 (4.43%) Relational Database
11 35 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 22 (2.57%) RDBMS
13 21 (2.45%) CouchDB
14 18 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (1.87%) Couchbase
16 14 (1.63%) Riak
17 12 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (1.17%) HBase
19 7 (0.82%) Pentaho
20 6 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 210 (24.50%) Git (software)
2 174 (20.30%) Jenkins
3 113 (13.19%) Subversion
4 66 (7.70%) JIRA
5 59 (6.88%) TeamCity
6 32 (3.73%) Selenium
7 29 (3.38%) Hudson
8 24 (2.80%) Mercurial
9 21 (2.45%) Ant
10 20 (2.33%) Cucumber
10 20 (2.33%) PhantomJS
11 19 (2.22%) Behat
12 18 (2.10%) Jasmine
12 18 (2.10%) Rhino Mocks
12 18 (2.10%) NUnit
13 16 (1.87%) Maven
14 14 (1.63%) PHPUnit
15 13 (1.52%) Gradle
16 11 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
17 10 (1.17%) JUnit
General
1 58 (6.77%) Finance
2 54 (6.30%) Games
3 36 (4.20%) Publishing
4 33 (3.85%) Music Industry
5 27 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.92%) Marketing
7 20 (2.33%) Retail
8 16 (1.87%) Banking
9 11 (1.28%) Welsh Language
10 9 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.58%) German Language
12 4 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.47%) Advertising
12 4 (0.47%) French Language
12 4 (0.47%) Back Office
13 3 (0.35%) Electronics
13 3 (0.35%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
15 1 (0.12%) Legal
15 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 369 (43.06%) Administrator
2 361 (42.12%) Systems Administrator
3 293 (34.19%) Linux Administrator
4 275 (32.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 121 (14.12%) Developer
6 87 (10.15%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 76 (8.87%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 76 (8.87%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 72 (8.40%) Linux Engineer
9 60 (7.00%) Systems Engineer
10 51 (5.95%) DevOps Engineer
11 38 (4.43%) Senior Developer
12 35 (4.08%) Web Engineer
13 34 (3.97%) Operations Engineer
14 33 (3.85%) Support Engineer
15 31 (3.62%) Junior
16 27 (3.15%) PHP Developer
17 24 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 23 (2.68%) Architect
19 21 (2.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (10.04%) Web Services
2 84 (9.80%) LAMP
3 68 (7.93%) .NET
4 50 (5.83%) ASP.NET
5 49 (5.72%) HTML
6 41 (4.78%) CSS
7 35 (4.08%) jQuery
8 33 (3.85%) J2EE
9 28 (3.27%) SOAP
10 26 (3.03%) Django
11 25 (2.92%) Lucene
12 23 (2.68%) AngularJS
13 22 (2.57%) Symfony
14 21 (2.45%) REST
14 21 (2.45%) RabbitMQ
15 20 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (2.10%) StructureMap
16 18 (2.10%) ServiceStack
16 18 (2.10%) NancyFx
16 18 (2.10%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 148 (17.27%) Open Source
2 76 (8.87%) Computer Science
3 57 (6.65%) Replication
4 41 (4.78%) Clustering
5 39 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 33 (3.85%) Blackberry
7 25 (2.92%) Enterprise Storage
8 23 (2.68%) Digital Media
9 18 (2.10%) Blog
10 17 (1.98%) Social Media
11 14 (1.63%) Video on Demand
12 10 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.17%) iPhone
13 9 (1.05%) DTV
13 9 (1.05%) Streaming Media
13 9 (1.05%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.05%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.82%) Physics
14 7 (0.82%) Mobile Games
14 7 (0.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 798 (93.12%) Linux
2 441 (51.46%) Ubuntu
3 268 (31.27%) Windows
4 226 (26.37%) CentOS
5 213 (24.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 208 (24.27%) UNIX
7 106 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 68 (7.93%) Solaris
9 51 (5.95%) SUSE
10 50 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 39 (4.55%) OpenBSD
12 34 (3.97%) Apple iOS
13 32 (3.73%) Android
14 30 (3.50%) FreeBSD
15 29 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (2.92%) Windows 7
17 22 (2.57%) Fedora
18 21 (2.45%) AIX
19 18 (2.10%) Mac OS X
20 16 (1.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (29.05%) DevOps
2 115 (13.42%) Configuration Management
3 93 (10.85%) Load Balancing
4 80 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (7.23%) E-Commerce
6 61 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (5.95%) Analytics
8 50 (5.83%) ITIL
9 47 (5.48%) Scrum
10 44 (5.13%) TDD
11 43 (5.02%) MVC
11 43 (5.02%) OO
12 41 (4.78%) Build Automation
13 35 (4.08%) BDD
14 34 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
15 31 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (3.62%) Software Engineering
16 28 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
16 28 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
17 23 (2.68%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 349 (40.72%) Python
2 261 (30.46%) Perl
3 238 (27.77%) Bash Shell
4 196 (22.87%) Ruby
5 182 (21.24%) Java
6 140 (16.34%) PHP
7 110 (12.84%) SQL
8 80 (9.33%) JavaScript
9 74 (8.63%) Shell Script
10 37 (4.32%) C
11 35 (4.08%) C#
12 30 (3.50%) PowerShell
13 27 (3.15%) Scala
14 21 (2.45%) C++
15 15 (1.75%) PHP5
16 12 (1.40%) AWK
17 11 (1.28%) Objective-C
18 7 (0.82%) VB
18 7 (0.82%) sed
19 5 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 85 (9.92%) Degree
2 25 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (2.57%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.45%) CCNA
5 17 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.98%) RHCE
5 17 (1.98%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.63%) MCSE
7 9 (1.05%) MCITP
8 8 (0.93%) MCSA
9 6 (0.70%) CCNP
10 5 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.47%) MCDST
11 4 (0.47%) CIPD
11 4 (0.47%) CIMA
11 4 (0.47%) MCP
11 4 (0.47%) PhD
12 3 (0.35%) CEH
12 3 (0.35%) OSCP
12 3 (0.35%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (10.85%) QA
2 32 (3.73%) SLA
3 20 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 123 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (8.75%) Varnish
3 70 (8.17%) KVM
4 56 (6.53%) Active Directory
5 53 (6.18%) NFS
6 47 (5.48%) Xen
6 47 (5.48%) Samba
7 43 (5.02%) Postfix
8 39 (4.55%) XenServer
9 27 (3.15%) Hyper-V
10 25 (2.92%) Sendmail
11 19 (2.22%) Squid
12 15 (1.75%) vSphere
13 12 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (1.28%) VMware ESX
15 9 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 9 (1.05%) qmail
16 8 (0.93%) Nmap
17 7 (0.82%) vCloud
18 6 (0.70%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 379 (44.22%) Puppet
2 192 (22.40%) Opscode Chef
3 153 (17.85%) Nagios
4 85 (9.92%) ZABBIX
5 59 (6.88%) logstash
6 52 (6.07%) Cacti
7 43 (5.02%) HAProxy
8 32 (3.73%) Kibana
9 31 (3.62%) StatsD
9 31 (3.62%) CFEngine
10 30 (3.50%) Salt
11 16 (1.87%) NetBackup
12 12 (1.40%) WSUS
13 10 (1.17%) Vagrant
14 8 (0.93%) FortiGate
14 8 (0.93%) Backup Exec
14 8 (0.93%) Nessus
15 7 (0.82%) SCCM
15 7 (0.82%) Pingdom
16 5 (0.58%) Ansible
Vendors
1 354 (41.31%) Red Hat
2 178 (20.77%) VMware
3 102 (11.90%) Cisco
4 69 (8.05%) HP
5 65 (7.58%) Microsoft
6 51 (5.95%) Citrix
7 50 (5.83%) Oracle
8 45 (5.25%) Juniper
9 43 (5.02%) NetApp
10 41 (4.78%) Dell
11 40 (4.67%) New Relic
12 33 (3.85%) Sony
12 33 (3.85%) Toshiba
12 33 (3.85%) Apple
13 31 (3.62%) Rackspace
14 26 (3.03%) EMC
15 25 (2.92%) JBoss
16 24 (2.80%) Percona
16 24 (2.80%) Twitter
17 21 (2.45%) Sun
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £18000 to £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus 15% and Health Care
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £60k (multiple roles) + equity + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car or All
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago