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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 514 587 523
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -64
Permanent jobs citing Debian 434 305 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.41% 1.02% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 361 276 342
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.53%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30793 29818 32283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.73% 27.41% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25754 25298 27677
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 22 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 22 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 +47 404 £45,000 +5.88% 63
London +37 227 £50,000 - 41
South East +61 104 £37,500 +12.78% 10
East Sussex +4 38 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Brighton -1 38 £40,000 +25.00% 2
City of London +2 32 £50,000 +39.86% 17
Berkshire +26 24 £35,000 +1.44% 2
Oxford +23 19 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Oxfordshire +22 19 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Wales +13 18 £37,000 +105.55%
East of England -26 18 £45,000 - 5
South Wales - 18 £37,000 -
Cardiff - 18 £37,000 -
South West -5 16 £27,500 +27.90% 4
Yorkshire -63 15 £29,000 -9.37% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 14 £45,000 - 1
Reading +20 13 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Cambridge -5 13 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Hampshire - 13 £39,000 - 4
Somerset -5 11 £25,000 +25.00% 2
Bath -6 11 £25,000 +25.00% 2
East Midlands -13 11 £35,000 -9.09% 2
West Midlands +13 10 £24,500 -28.98% 1
Bracknell - 9 £27,000 -
Scotland -16 7 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Sussex - 7 £40,610 -
Basingstoke - 7 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh -6 6 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Staffordshire -3 5 £22,500 -30.76%
Nottinghamshire -6 5 £40,000 +3.89% 1

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 796 (92.67%) Linux
2 458 (53.32%) Ubuntu
3 378 (44.00%) Puppet
4 371 (43.19%) MySQL
5 357 (41.56%) Python
6 346 (40.28%) Red Hat
7 310 (36.09%) Apache
8 270 (31.43%) Windows
9 265 (30.85%) Perl
10 263 (30.62%) DevOps
11 234 (27.24%) Bash Shell
12 231 (26.89%) CentOS
13 214 (24.91%) UNIX
14 211 (24.56%) Git (software)
15 202 (23.52%) TCP/IP
15 202 (23.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 202 (23.52%) Ruby
16 199 (23.17%) Opscode Chef
17 186 (21.65%) VMware
18 183 (21.30%) Java
18 183 (21.30%) Jenkins
19 162 (18.86%) Amazon AWS
20 160 (18.63%) Tomcat
21 155 (18.04%) Nagios
22 154 (17.93%) nginx
23 148 (17.23%) Open Source
24 141 (16.41%) PHP
25 132 (15.37%) DNS
25 132 (15.37%) VMware Infrastructure
26 120 (13.97%) Firewall

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (36.09%) Apache
2 160 (18.63%) Tomcat
3 154 (17.93%) nginx
4 110 (12.81%) IIS
5 78 (9.08%) Elasticsearch
6 62 (7.22%) Apache Solr
7 47 (5.47%) Node.js
8 31 (3.61%) Jetty
9 25 (2.91%) Drupal
10 23 (2.68%) OpenStack
11 21 (2.44%) MS Exchange
12 16 (1.86%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.86%) WordPress
13 13 (1.51%) Confluence
14 9 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (1.05%) Adobe CQ
14 9 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (0.93%) Gunicorn
15 8 (0.93%) GlassFish
16 7 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (2.44%) Magento
2 3 (0.35%) Summit
3 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.12%) Line 500
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 162 (18.86%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (8.27%) Amazon EC2
3 58 (6.75%) Cloud Computing
4 47 (5.47%) SaaS
5 36 (4.19%) IaaS
5 36 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (3.61%) GitHub
7 27 (3.14%) PaaS
8 19 (2.21%) Amazon S3
9 15 (1.75%) Basecamp
10 12 (1.40%) Office 365
11 11 (1.28%) Rackspace Cloud
12 7 (0.81%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.23%) Heroku
13 2 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 202 (23.52%) TCP/IP
2 132 (15.37%) DNS
3 120 (13.97%) Firewall
4 116 (13.50%) HTTP
5 73 (8.50%) Internet
6 65 (7.57%) VPN
7 63 (7.33%) LDAP
7 63 (7.33%) SAN
8 53 (6.17%) NAS
9 52 (6.05%) SMTP
10 51 (5.94%) DHCP
11 37 (4.31%) FTP
12 29 (3.38%) tcpdump
13 28 (3.26%) VLAN
14 24 (2.79%) IPsec
15 21 (2.44%) SSL
15 21 (2.44%) VoIP
16 20 (2.33%) LAN
16 20 (2.33%) SNMP
17 19 (2.21%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (43.19%) MySQL
2 113 (13.15%) SQL Server
3 103 (11.99%) NoSQL
4 101 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 89 (10.36%) PostgreSQL
6 85 (9.90%) Redis
7 71 (8.27%) Big Data
8 48 (5.59%) Apache Cassandra
9 44 (5.12%) Hadoop
10 36 (4.19%) Relational Database
11 33 (3.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 21 (2.44%) CouchDB
13 20 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 19 (2.21%) RDBMS
15 16 (1.86%) Couchbase
16 13 (1.51%) Riak
17 12 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (1.16%) HBase
19 7 (0.81%) RavenDB
20 6 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 211 (24.56%) Git (software)
2 183 (21.30%) Jenkins
3 104 (12.11%) Subversion
4 68 (7.92%) JIRA
5 62 (7.22%) TeamCity
6 31 (3.61%) Selenium
7 29 (3.38%) Hudson
8 27 (3.14%) Mercurial
9 22 (2.56%) Cucumber
10 21 (2.44%) Ant
10 21 (2.44%) PhantomJS
11 20 (2.33%) Behat
12 19 (2.21%) NUnit
12 19 (2.21%) Jasmine
12 19 (2.21%) Rhino Mocks
13 15 (1.75%) Maven
14 13 (1.51%) Gradle
14 13 (1.51%) PHPUnit
15 11 (1.28%) JUnit
16 9 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 62 (7.22%) Finance
2 54 (6.29%) Games
3 35 (4.07%) Publishing
3 35 (4.07%) Music Industry
4 28 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.03%) Marketing
6 20 (2.33%) Retail
7 17 (1.98%) Banking
8 14 (1.63%) Welsh Language
9 9 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.58%) Advertising
10 5 (0.58%) Back Office
11 4 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.35%) French Language
12 3 (0.35%) German Language
12 3 (0.35%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.23%) Automotive
13 2 (0.23%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 372 (43.31%) Administrator
2 364 (42.37%) Systems Administrator
3 295 (34.34%) Linux Administrator
4 278 (32.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 124 (14.44%) Developer
6 87 (10.13%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 76 (8.85%) Linux Engineer
7 76 (8.85%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 76 (8.85%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 59 (6.87%) Systems Engineer
9 54 (6.29%) DevOps Engineer
10 39 (4.54%) Senior Developer
11 38 (4.42%) Web Engineer
12 37 (4.31%) Operations Engineer
13 34 (3.96%) Junior
14 33 (3.84%) Support Engineer
15 28 (3.26%) PHP Developer
16 24 (2.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 22 (2.56%) UNIX Administrator
18 21 (2.44%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (10.36%) Web Services
2 86 (10.01%) LAMP
3 71 (8.27%) .NET
4 54 (6.29%) ASP.NET
5 52 (6.05%) HTML
6 45 (5.24%) CSS
7 40 (4.66%) jQuery
8 31 (3.61%) Django
9 28 (3.26%) SOAP
10 27 (3.14%) J2EE
10 27 (3.14%) AngularJS
11 24 (2.79%) Lucene
12 23 (2.68%) RabbitMQ
13 22 (2.56%) REST
14 21 (2.44%) Symfony
14 21 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (2.21%) NHibernate
15 19 (2.21%) ServiceStack
15 19 (2.21%) NancyFx
15 19 (2.21%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 148 (17.23%) Open Source
2 74 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 60 (6.98%) Replication
4 40 (4.66%) Clustering
5 39 (4.54%) Mobile App
6 35 (4.07%) Blackberry
7 29 (3.38%) Digital Media
8 22 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
8 22 (2.56%) Social Media
9 15 (1.75%) Blog
10 14 (1.63%) Video on Demand
11 11 (1.28%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.05%) iPhone
12 9 (1.05%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.05%) Streaming Media
12 9 (1.05%) Hedge funds
13 8 (0.93%) Physics
14 7 (0.81%) DTV
15 6 (0.70%) Mobile Games
16 5 (0.58%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 796 (92.67%) Linux
2 458 (53.32%) Ubuntu
3 270 (31.43%) Windows
4 231 (26.89%) CentOS
5 214 (24.91%) UNIX
6 202 (23.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 107 (12.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 66 (7.68%) Solaris
9 48 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 47 (5.47%) SUSE
11 43 (5.01%) OpenBSD
12 35 (4.07%) Apple iOS
13 33 (3.84%) FreeBSD
13 33 (3.84%) Android
14 27 (3.14%) Fedora
15 26 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (2.44%) AIX
16 21 (2.44%) Windows 7
17 15 (1.75%) Mac OS X
18 13 (1.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (30.62%) DevOps
2 113 (13.15%) Configuration Management
3 94 (10.94%) Load Balancing
4 84 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (7.45%) E-Commerce
7 56 (6.52%) Analytics
8 48 (5.59%) ITIL
8 48 (5.59%) TDD
9 45 (5.24%) OO
9 45 (5.24%) MVC
10 44 (5.12%) Scrum
10 44 (5.12%) Build Automation
11 39 (4.54%) BDD
12 37 (4.31%) Performance Tuning
13 32 (3.73%) Software Engineering
13 32 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
15 28 (3.26%) Capacity Planning
16 25 (2.91%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 357 (41.56%) Python
2 265 (30.85%) Perl
3 234 (27.24%) Bash Shell
4 202 (23.52%) Ruby
5 183 (21.30%) Java
6 141 (16.41%) PHP
7 108 (12.57%) SQL
8 84 (9.78%) JavaScript
9 79 (9.20%) Shell Script
10 39 (4.54%) C
10 39 (4.54%) C#
11 30 (3.49%) Scala
11 30 (3.49%) PowerShell
12 23 (2.68%) C++
13 16 (1.86%) PHP5
14 12 (1.40%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.28%) AWK
16 8 (0.93%) VB
17 7 (0.81%) sed
18 5 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 84 (9.78%) Degree
2 25 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 23 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (2.56%) CCNA
5 20 (2.33%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.98%) RHCE
7 14 (1.63%) MCSE
8 9 (1.05%) MCITP
9 8 (0.93%) MCSA
10 5 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.47%) OSCP
11 4 (0.47%) OSCE
11 4 (0.47%) PhD
11 4 (0.47%) MCP
11 4 (0.47%) CIMA
11 4 (0.47%) MCDST
11 4 (0.47%) CEH
11 4 (0.47%) CIPD
12 3 (0.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (11.06%) QA
2 32 (3.73%) SLA
3 21 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 132 (15.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (8.85%) Varnish
3 74 (8.61%) KVM
4 55 (6.40%) Active Directory
5 52 (6.05%) Samba
5 52 (6.05%) NFS
6 48 (5.59%) Xen
7 44 (5.12%) Postfix
8 35 (4.07%) XenServer
9 30 (3.49%) Hyper-V
10 25 (2.91%) Sendmail
11 18 (2.10%) Squid
12 15 (1.75%) vSphere
13 11 (1.28%) Nmap
13 11 (1.28%) VMware ESX
14 9 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 9 (1.05%) qmail
15 7 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (0.70%) vCloud
16 6 (0.70%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 378 (44.00%) Puppet
2 199 (23.17%) Opscode Chef
3 155 (18.04%) Nagios
4 85 (9.90%) ZABBIX
5 63 (7.33%) logstash
6 52 (6.05%) Cacti
7 47 (5.47%) HAProxy
8 35 (4.07%) Kibana
9 34 (3.96%) StatsD
10 32 (3.73%) CFEngine
11 31 (3.61%) Salt
12 16 (1.86%) NetBackup
13 11 (1.28%) WSUS
13 11 (1.28%) Nessus
14 8 (0.93%) Vagrant
14 8 (0.93%) FortiGate
14 8 (0.93%) SCCM
15 7 (0.81%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.81%) Pingdom
16 5 (0.58%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 346 (40.28%) Red Hat
2 186 (21.65%) VMware
3 106 (12.34%) Cisco
4 66 (7.68%) Microsoft
5 65 (7.57%) HP
6 47 (5.47%) Juniper
6 47 (5.47%) Citrix
7 46 (5.36%) Oracle
8 43 (5.01%) New Relic
9 41 (4.77%) Dell
10 40 (4.66%) NetApp
11 36 (4.19%) Sony
12 35 (4.07%) Toshiba
12 35 (4.07%) Apple
13 31 (3.61%) Rackspace
14 24 (2.79%) EMC
15 23 (2.68%) JBoss
15 23 (2.68%) Percona
16 21 (2.44%) Sun
16 21 (2.44%) Veritas
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £23739.93 - £39566.55 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dexdyne
Salary: Circa £35,000 (negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dow Jones International Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago