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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Debian Linux
Rank 638 647 589
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -58
Permanent jobs citing Debian 310 297 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.16% 1.03% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 281 240 287
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.16%

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
26625 28746 28397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.14% 27.37% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22441 24161 23379
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 14 February 2016 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 14 February 2016. 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 +21 293 £40,000 -12.56% 41
London -1 136 £52,500 +5.00% 19
South East +42 95 £37,000 -13.95% 9
Hampshire +61 51 £33,500 -0.74% 5
City of London +48 25 £50,000 +8.10% 4
Fareham +19 18 £37,500 - 3
Yorkshire +12 18 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -7 18 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Berkshire -7 18 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Birmingham - 18 £30,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 16 £33,500 - 1
Reading -8 15 £55,000 +150.00% 2
Surrey +15 12 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Scotland +14 12 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Hammersmith - 12 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire +11 11 £42,500 - 1
Southampton +18 10 £25,000 -25.92% 1
Leeds +7 10 £42,500 - 1
North West +31 9 £35,000 - 2
Edinburgh +9 9 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Oxfordshire -5 9 £47,500 +10.46%
Guildford - 7 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +7 6 £41,250 +0.60% 2
West Sussex -2 6 £31,250 -30.55% 1
South West -30 6 £43,750 -12.50% 2
Leatherhead - 6 £40,000 -
Liverpool +2 5 £35,000 - 1
Merseyside -3 5 £35,000 - 1
East of England -21 5 £27,500 -37.50% 5
Gloucestershire +2 4 - -

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 624 (97.96%) Linux
2 300 (47.10%) Red Hat
3 293 (46.00%) Ubuntu
4 288 (45.21%) MySQL
5 238 (37.36%) Apache
6 237 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 228 (35.79%) CentOS
8 219 (34.38%) Windows
9 217 (34.07%) Python
10 212 (33.28%) PHP
11 206 (32.34%) LAMP
12 175 (27.47%) Bash Shell
13 156 (24.49%) Perl
13 156 (24.49%) Puppet
14 153 (24.02%) DevOps
15 151 (23.70%) JavaScript
15 151 (23.70%) VMware
16 137 (21.51%) HTML
17 131 (20.57%) DNS
18 130 (20.41%) Git (software)
19 126 (19.78%) CSS
20 122 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
21 121 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
22 120 (18.84%) nginx
23 116 (18.21%) Ruby
24 113 (17.74%) Windows Server
25 112 (17.58%) Opscode Chef
26 109 (17.11%) Unix
27 108 (16.95%) Java
28 102 (16.01%) jQuery

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 238 (37.36%) Apache
2 120 (18.84%) nginx
3 92 (14.44%) Tomcat
4 39 (6.12%) IIS
5 28 (4.40%) MS Exchange
6 23 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (2.98%) Confluence
8 17 (2.67%) JBoss
8 17 (2.67%) OpenStack
9 16 (2.51%) Skype for Business
10 13 (2.04%) Node.js
11 12 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (1.73%) Drupal
13 10 (1.57%) WebSphere
13 10 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (1.57%) WordPress
14 8 (1.26%) Apache Spark
14 8 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (1.26%) Jetty
15 7 (1.10%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 36 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (5.02%) Magento
2 9 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 122 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (6.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 39 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (5.81%) Google Compute Engine
4 37 (5.81%) IaaS
5 18 (2.83%) SaaS
6 16 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (2.35%) Amazon S3
7 15 (2.35%) Office 365
8 14 (2.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (1.57%) Joyent
10 8 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (1.10%) Route 53
12 5 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
13 4 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (0.63%) Datadog
13 4 (0.63%) GitHub
14 3 (0.47%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 2 (0.31%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 131 (20.57%) DNS
2 93 (14.60%) Firewall
3 77 (12.09%) TCP/IP
4 53 (8.32%) Internet
5 50 (7.85%) SAN
6 48 (7.54%) VPN
7 37 (5.81%) DHCP
8 32 (5.02%) BGP
9 31 (4.87%) IPsec
10 27 (4.24%) HTTP
10 27 (4.24%) IPv6
11 25 (3.92%) LDAP
12 22 (3.45%) VLAN
13 21 (3.30%) NAS
14 20 (3.14%) Network Security
14 20 (3.14%) SSL
15 19 (2.98%) VoIP
16 18 (2.83%) LAN
16 18 (2.83%) SSH
17 17 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (45.21%) MySQL
2 61 (9.58%) SQL Server
3 59 (9.26%) NoSQL
4 54 (8.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 48 (7.54%) MongoDB
6 45 (7.06%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (6.12%) Relational Database
8 34 (5.34%) Redis
9 24 (3.77%) CouchDB
10 20 (3.14%) RDBMS
11 17 (2.67%) MariaDB
12 15 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (1.57%) Big Data
13 10 (1.57%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.63%) Informix
16 3 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 3 (0.47%) Neo4j
16 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.47%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 130 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 67 (10.52%) Subversion
3 61 (9.58%) Jenkins
4 28 (4.40%) JIRA
5 22 (3.45%) PHPUnit
6 17 (2.67%) Hudson
7 12 (1.88%) TeamCity
8 11 (1.73%) Vagrant
9 7 (1.10%) Maven
10 6 (0.94%) Gerrit
10 6 (0.94%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.78%) Ant
11 5 (0.78%) Selenium
12 4 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.63%) GitLab
13 3 (0.47%) git-flow
13 3 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
14 2 (0.31%) Gradle
15 1 (0.16%) Mocha
15 1 (0.16%) PhpStorm
General
1 67 (10.52%) Finance
2 32 (5.02%) Marketing
3 27 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.20%) Games
5 10 (1.57%) Advertising
6 9 (1.41%) Back Office
6 9 (1.41%) French Language
7 7 (1.10%) Banking
8 3 (0.47%) Electronics
8 3 (0.47%) Retail
9 2 (0.31%) Front Office
9 2 (0.31%) Law
10 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Military
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 158 (24.80%) Developer
2 145 (22.76%) Linux Engineer
3 139 (21.82%) Administrator
4 130 (20.41%) Linux Administrator
5 117 (18.37%) Systems Administrator
6 108 (16.95%) PHP Developer
7 104 (16.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 103 (16.17%) DevOps Engineer
9 81 (12.72%) Web Developer
10 78 (12.24%) PHP Web Developer
11 69 (10.83%) Support Engineer
12 63 (9.89%) Linux Support
13 46 (7.22%) Systems Engineer
14 41 (6.44%) Linux Support Engineer
15 40 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 40 (6.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 38 (5.97%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 38 (5.97%) Windows Engineer
17 35 (5.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 29 (4.55%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (32.34%) LAMP
2 137 (21.51%) HTML
3 126 (19.78%) CSS
4 102 (16.01%) jQuery
5 84 (13.19%) LEMP Stack
6 70 (10.99%) Web Services
7 51 (8.01%) XML
8 49 (7.69%) REST
9 45 (7.06%) SOAP
9 45 (7.06%) Symfony
10 40 (6.28%) Sass
11 35 (5.49%) Phalcon
11 35 (5.49%) XHTML
12 34 (5.34%) JSON
13 32 (5.02%) Zend Framework
14 31 (4.87%) Ajax
14 31 (4.87%) Memcached
15 25 (3.92%) HTML5
16 24 (3.77%) CodeIgniter
17 23 (3.61%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.36%) Data Centre
2 63 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 33 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.77%) Clustering
6 18 (2.83%) Mathematics
7 17 (2.67%) User Experience
8 15 (2.35%) Eurex
9 12 (1.88%) Blackberry
10 10 (1.57%) HP Storage
10 10 (1.57%) Replication
10 10 (1.57%) SecurID
11 9 (1.41%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.26%) Wiki
13 7 (1.10%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.10%) Blog
13 7 (1.10%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.94%) Fintech
15 5 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
15 5 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 624 (97.96%) Linux
2 293 (46.00%) Ubuntu
3 237 (37.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 228 (35.79%) CentOS
5 219 (34.38%) Windows
6 113 (17.74%) Windows Server
7 109 (17.11%) Unix
8 95 (14.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 62 (9.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 47 (7.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 43 (6.75%) Fedora
12 39 (6.12%) SUSE
13 36 (5.65%) Solaris
14 13 (2.04%) Windows 7
15 9 (1.41%) CatOS
16 7 (1.10%) Windows 10
17 5 (0.78%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 4 (0.63%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (24.02%) DevOps
2 121 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (13.81%) Configuration Management
3 88 (13.81%) Open Source
4 76 (11.93%) OOP
5 74 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
6 72 (11.30%) High Availability
7 71 (11.15%) OO
8 66 (10.36%) E-Commerce
9 64 (10.05%) ITIL
10 63 (9.89%) MVC
11 42 (6.59%) Project Management
12 41 (6.44%) Load Balancing
12 41 (6.44%) Mentoring
13 39 (6.12%) TDD
13 39 (6.12%) Web Development
14 38 (5.97%) Scrum
15 35 (5.49%) OO PHP
15 35 (5.49%) SOLID
16 34 (5.34%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 217 (34.07%) Python
2 212 (33.28%) PHP
3 175 (27.47%) Bash Shell
4 156 (24.49%) Perl
5 151 (23.70%) JavaScript
6 116 (18.21%) Ruby
7 108 (16.95%) Java
8 94 (14.76%) SQL
9 58 (9.11%) PHP 5
10 40 (6.28%) C
11 27 (4.24%) C++
12 20 (3.14%) PowerShell
13 18 (2.83%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.20%) PHP 7
14 14 (2.20%) Tcl
15 13 (2.04%) C#
16 8 (1.26%) Go
17 5 (0.78%) Korn
18 3 (0.47%) Jython
18 3 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 83 (13.03%) Degree
2 18 (2.83%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (2.51%) MCSE
3 16 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.04%) MCITP
5 12 (1.88%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.73%) CCNP
6 11 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (1.41%) CCIE
7 9 (1.41%) CCNA
8 7 (1.10%) CFA
8 7 (1.10%) MBA
8 7 (1.10%) PhD
9 6 (0.94%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.78%) RHCE
11 4 (0.63%) RHCSA
12 3 (0.47%) AWS Certification
12 3 (0.47%) LPIC
12 3 (0.47%) MCTS
12 3 (0.47%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.98%) QA
2 17 (2.67%) SLA
3 6 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 95 (14.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (11.77%) Active Directory
3 44 (6.91%) Varnish
4 25 (3.92%) vSphere
5 23 (3.61%) Docker
6 22 (3.45%) KVM
7 17 (2.67%) Squid
7 17 (2.67%) Xen
8 15 (2.35%) iptables
8 15 (2.35%) Postfix
9 14 (2.20%) XenServer
10 12 (1.88%) Hyper-V
10 12 (1.88%) NFS
11 11 (1.73%) Corosync
12 9 (1.41%) Samba
12 9 (1.41%) Snort
13 8 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.78%) Kamailio
15 4 (0.63%) vCloud
16 3 (0.47%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 156 (24.49%) Puppet
2 112 (17.58%) Opscode Chef
3 94 (14.76%) Ansible
4 69 (10.83%) Nagios
5 32 (5.02%) CFEngine
6 27 (4.24%) Salt
7 25 (3.92%) Cacti
8 24 (3.77%) Munin
9 19 (2.98%) ZABBIX
10 16 (2.51%) logstash
11 15 (2.35%) SCOM
11 15 (2.35%) Zenoss
12 14 (2.20%) WSUS
13 10 (1.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 10 (1.57%) SCCM
14 9 (1.41%) Capistrano
14 9 (1.41%) Graphite
14 9 (1.41%) OpenNMS
15 8 (1.26%) Kibana
16 7 (1.10%) Icinga
Vendors
1 300 (47.10%) Red Hat
2 151 (23.70%) VMware
3 82 (12.87%) Cisco
4 81 (12.72%) Microsoft
5 80 (12.56%) Google
6 55 (8.63%) Zend
7 33 (5.18%) Oracle
8 31 (4.87%) SaltStack
9 25 (3.92%) Rackspace
10 24 (3.77%) NetApp
11 22 (3.45%) HP
12 15 (2.35%) Bloomberg
12 15 (2.35%) Fidessa
12 15 (2.35%) GL TRADE
12 15 (2.35%) Juniper
12 15 (2.35%) NYFIX
12 15 (2.35%) Patsystems
12 15 (2.35%) Reuters
13 14 (2.20%) Veeam
14 13 (2.04%) Citrix
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + On Call + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension + other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + great bens ...!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive salary and share schemes, benefits include pension scheme,
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Perks
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £46000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + 20 % and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £4000 bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Talent International
Salary: £27500 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago