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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 512 556 525
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -31
Permanent jobs citing Debian 452 337 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.45% 1.15% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 380 303 372
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
31084 29322 32694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.89% 27.31% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25803 24971 27934
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 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 2 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 2 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 +45 428 £46,375 +9.11% 35
London +68 251 £50,000 +5.26% 23
South East +26 107 £40,610 +1.52% 5
City of London +21 35 £55,000 +57.14% 6
Brighton -9 33 £52,500 +64.06%
East Sussex -14 33 £52,500 +64.06%
Berkshire +3 26 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Hampshire +16 25 £42,500 +3.65% 2
East of England -19 23 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Reading +14 21 £32,500 -0.76%
Yorkshire -68 15 £28,000 -12.50%
Basingstoke +2 14 £44,000 +7.31%
Cambridgeshire -7 13 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Cambridge -8 13 £45,000 +4.65% 1
South West -19 13 £35,000 +40.00% 1
East Midlands +3 11 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Wales +12 10 £33,750 +87.50%
Oxfordshire +8 10 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Oxford +8 10 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Surrey -6 10 £42,500 +8.97% 1
South Wales - 10 £33,750 -
Cardiff - 10 £33,750 -
Hertfordshire -4 9 £45,000 +5.88% 2
West Yorkshire -16 8 £24,500 +22.50%
Leeds -24 8 £24,500 +22.50%
West Sussex -2 6 £40,610 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £35,000 -
Southampton - 6 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire +6 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Nottingham +4 5 £40,000 +3.89%

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 825 (91.77%) Linux
2 499 (55.51%) Ubuntu
3 394 (43.83%) Puppet
4 391 (43.49%) MySQL
5 357 (39.71%) Red Hat
6 350 (38.93%) Python
7 326 (36.26%) Apache
8 309 (34.37%) Windows
9 292 (32.48%) DevOps
10 271 (30.14%) Perl
11 265 (29.48%) CentOS
12 243 (27.03%) Bash Shell
13 227 (25.25%) VMware
14 221 (24.58%) TCP/IP
15 220 (24.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 220 (24.47%) Git (software)
16 207 (23.03%) Opscode Chef
16 207 (23.03%) Ruby
17 201 (22.36%) Java
18 200 (22.25%) UNIX
19 191 (21.25%) Jenkins
20 176 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
21 169 (18.80%) Tomcat
22 161 (17.91%) Open Source
23 159 (17.69%) Nagios
24 155 (17.24%) PHP
25 154 (17.13%) nginx
26 150 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
27 133 (14.79%) DNS
28 129 (14.35%) SQL Server

Debian
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 326 (36.26%) Apache
2 169 (18.80%) Tomcat
3 154 (17.13%) nginx
4 117 (13.01%) IIS
5 72 (8.01%) Elasticsearch
6 65 (7.23%) Apache Solr
7 52 (5.78%) Node.js
8 33 (3.67%) OpenStack
9 27 (3.00%) Drupal
10 25 (2.78%) Jetty
10 25 (2.78%) MS Exchange
11 13 (1.45%) WebLogic
12 10 (1.11%) CMS
12 10 (1.11%) Confluence
12 10 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (1.00%) Gunicorn
13 9 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
13 9 (1.00%) WordPress
13 9 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 26 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (1.67%) Magento
2 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.22%) Summit
2 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Line 500
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 176 (19.58%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 55 (6.12%) SaaS
3 55 (6.12%) Cloud Computing
4 39 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (3.78%) IaaS
6 31 (3.45%) PaaS
7 24 (2.67%) GitHub
8 20 (2.22%) Basecamp
9 19 (2.11%) Rackspace Cloud
10 17 (1.89%) Amazon S3
11 13 (1.45%) Office 365
12 3 (0.33%) Google Apps
12 3 (0.33%) Heroku
13 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 221 (24.58%) TCP/IP
2 133 (14.79%) DNS
3 123 (13.68%) HTTP
3 123 (13.68%) Firewall
4 76 (8.45%) LDAP
5 70 (7.79%) SMTP
6 67 (7.45%) Internet
7 61 (6.79%) SAN
8 56 (6.23%) DHCP
8 56 (6.23%) VPN
9 48 (5.34%) NAS
10 44 (4.89%) FTP
11 30 (3.34%) tcpdump
11 30 (3.34%) VLAN
12 27 (3.00%) WAN
13 26 (2.89%) VoIP
13 26 (2.89%) LAN
14 22 (2.45%) IPsec
14 22 (2.45%) Network Security
14 22 (2.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (43.49%) MySQL
2 129 (14.35%) SQL Server
3 108 (12.01%) MongoDB
4 105 (11.68%) PostgreSQL
5 94 (10.46%) NoSQL
6 82 (9.12%) Big Data
7 71 (7.90%) Redis
8 53 (5.90%) Hadoop
9 50 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 32 (3.56%) Relational Database
11 23 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
12 22 (2.45%) CouchDB
13 21 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 14 (1.56%) Riak
14 14 (1.56%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (1.45%) Couchbase
16 12 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (1.11%) HBase
18 9 (1.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 220 (24.47%) Git (software)
2 191 (21.25%) Jenkins
3 89 (9.90%) Subversion
4 69 (7.68%) JIRA
5 61 (6.79%) TeamCity
6 33 (3.67%) Hudson
7 29 (3.23%) Selenium
8 28 (3.11%) Mercurial
9 23 (2.56%) Cucumber
10 22 (2.45%) PhantomJS
11 21 (2.34%) Behat
12 20 (2.22%) Jasmine
12 20 (2.22%) Rhino Mocks
12 20 (2.22%) NUnit
13 18 (2.00%) Ant
14 15 (1.67%) JUnit
14 15 (1.67%) Maven
15 13 (1.45%) Grunt
15 13 (1.45%) PHPUnit
15 13 (1.45%) Gradle
General
1 69 (7.68%) Finance
2 51 (5.67%) Games
3 33 (3.67%) Music Industry
3 33 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 31 (3.45%) Publishing
5 26 (2.89%) Banking
6 24 (2.67%) Retail
6 24 (2.67%) Marketing
7 15 (1.67%) Welsh Language
8 10 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.00%) Advertising
10 6 (0.67%) Law
11 5 (0.56%) Back Office
12 4 (0.44%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.33%) Electronics
13 3 (0.33%) French Language
13 3 (0.33%) German Language
13 3 (0.33%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 375 (41.71%) Administrator
2 366 (40.71%) Systems Administrator
3 287 (31.92%) Linux Administrator
4 270 (30.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 135 (15.02%) Developer
6 81 (9.01%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 79 (8.79%) Linux Engineer
8 65 (7.23%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 65 (7.23%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 65 (7.23%) Systems Engineer
9 64 (7.12%) DevOps Engineer
10 40 (4.45%) Support Engineer
11 38 (4.23%) Web Engineer
11 38 (4.23%) Operations Engineer
12 37 (4.12%) Senior Developer
13 36 (4.00%) Junior
14 26 (2.89%) PHP Developer
15 25 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 21 (2.34%) Technical Support
17 20 (2.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (13.35%) Web Services
2 94 (10.46%) LAMP
3 77 (8.57%) .NET
4 66 (7.34%) HTML
5 60 (6.67%) CSS
6 59 (6.56%) ASP.NET
7 46 (5.12%) jQuery
8 39 (4.34%) Django
9 33 (3.67%) AngularJS
10 32 (3.56%) Ajax
10 32 (3.56%) SOAP
11 25 (2.78%) REST
12 23 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
12 23 (2.56%) Lucene
13 22 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (2.22%) StructureMap
14 20 (2.22%) ServiceStack
14 20 (2.22%) NancyFx
14 20 (2.22%) NHibernate
15 18 (2.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 161 (17.91%) Open Source
2 81 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 63 (7.01%) Replication
4 41 (4.56%) Mobile App
5 40 (4.45%) Digital Media
6 39 (4.34%) Clustering
7 33 (3.67%) Blackberry
8 27 (3.00%) Social Media
9 16 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
10 14 (1.56%) Video on Demand
10 14 (1.56%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.45%) Physics
12 11 (1.22%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.11%) iPhone
14 9 (1.00%) Streaming Media
14 9 (1.00%) Hedge funds
15 6 (0.67%) DTV
16 5 (0.56%) Mobile Games
16 5 (0.56%) Video Editing
16 5 (0.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 825 (91.77%) Linux
2 499 (55.51%) Ubuntu
3 309 (34.37%) Windows
4 265 (29.48%) CentOS
5 220 (24.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 200 (22.25%) UNIX
7 123 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 65 (7.23%) SUSE
9 60 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 59 (6.56%) Solaris
11 53 (5.90%) OpenBSD
12 42 (4.67%) FreeBSD
12 42 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 27 (3.00%) Windows 7
14 26 (2.89%) Apple iOS
14 26 (2.89%) Android
15 23 (2.56%) AIX
15 23 (2.56%) Fedora
16 18 (2.00%) Windows 8
17 10 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (32.48%) DevOps
2 110 (12.24%) Configuration Management
3 85 (9.45%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (9.34%) Load Balancing
5 71 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (6.56%) E-Commerce
7 57 (6.34%) ITIL
8 55 (6.12%) OO
9 54 (6.01%) MVC
9 54 (6.01%) Analytics
10 50 (5.56%) TDD
11 48 (5.34%) Performance Tuning
12 47 (5.23%) Build Automation
13 42 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (4.45%) BDD
15 37 (4.12%) Software Engineering
16 36 (4.00%) Scrum
17 35 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (3.67%) Capacity Planning
19 30 (3.34%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 350 (38.93%) Python
2 271 (30.14%) Perl
3 243 (27.03%) Bash Shell
4 207 (23.03%) Ruby
5 201 (22.36%) Java
6 155 (17.24%) PHP
7 112 (12.46%) SQL
8 99 (11.01%) Shell Script
9 94 (10.46%) JavaScript
10 46 (5.12%) C
11 45 (5.01%) C#
12 31 (3.45%) C++
12 31 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 26 (2.89%) Scala
14 15 (1.67%) PHP5
15 13 (1.45%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.45%) AWK
16 12 (1.33%) VB
17 9 (1.00%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 87 (9.68%) Degree
2 34 (3.78%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (3.67%) CCNA
4 27 (3.00%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (1.78%) RHCE
8 14 (1.56%) MCSE
9 11 (1.22%) MCSA
10 10 (1.11%) CEH
10 10 (1.11%) OSCP
10 10 (1.11%) OSCE
11 9 (1.00%) MCP
12 8 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (0.89%) MCITP
13 5 (0.56%) CIPD
13 5 (0.56%) MCDST
13 5 (0.56%) CIMA
14 4 (0.44%) PhD
14 4 (0.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (11.68%) QA
2 36 (4.00%) SLA
3 23 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 150 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (9.12%) KVM
3 79 (8.79%) Varnish
4 72 (8.01%) Samba
5 66 (7.34%) Active Directory
6 51 (5.67%) Xen
7 49 (5.45%) NFS
8 46 (5.12%) XenServer
9 43 (4.78%) Postfix
10 40 (4.45%) Hyper-V
11 25 (2.78%) vSphere
12 19 (2.11%) Sendmail
13 17 (1.89%) Squid
14 14 (1.56%) VMware ESX
15 12 (1.33%) Nmap
16 9 (1.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 8 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
17 8 (0.89%) qmail
18 7 (0.78%) vCloud
19 6 (0.67%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 394 (43.83%) Puppet
2 207 (23.03%) Opscode Chef
3 159 (17.69%) Nagios
4 90 (10.01%) ZABBIX
5 59 (6.56%) logstash
6 51 (5.67%) HAProxy
6 51 (5.67%) Cacti
7 39 (4.34%) Salt
8 36 (4.00%) Kibana
9 35 (3.89%) StatsD
10 22 (2.45%) CFEngine
11 16 (1.78%) SCCM
12 12 (1.33%) Nessus
13 10 (1.11%) NetBackup
13 10 (1.11%) Ganglia
14 9 (1.00%) Ansible
14 9 (1.00%) WSUS
14 9 (1.00%) Rsyslog
15 8 (0.89%) FortiGate
15 8 (0.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 357 (39.71%) Red Hat
2 227 (25.25%) VMware
3 123 (13.68%) Cisco
4 77 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 64 (7.12%) HP
6 54 (6.01%) Citrix
7 53 (5.90%) Juniper
8 50 (5.56%) Oracle
9 46 (5.12%) Dell
10 43 (4.78%) New Relic
11 40 (4.45%) NetApp
12 39 (4.34%) Rackspace
13 38 (4.23%) Sony
14 34 (3.78%) Apple
15 33 (3.67%) Toshiba
16 26 (2.89%) JBoss
17 24 (2.67%) EMC
18 21 (2.34%) Sun
19 20 (2.22%) Percona
20 17 (1.89%) IBM
Nottinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 24k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and great benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + equity + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ensighten
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
City, Bristol
Netsight Internet Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Share Options + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago