Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Debian skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Debian over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 124 131
Rank change year-on-year -19 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Debian 10 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.40% 1.23% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.89% 5.29% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 5
Edinburgh median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% -32.50%
10th Percentile £18,500 £18,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £31,500 £38,050
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -30.00%

Debian is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 529 624 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 20.93% 23.19% 22.04%
Number of salaries quoted 328 384 343
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.61% +9.21%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £61,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Debian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in Edinburgh

Debian
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Debian in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Debian in Edinburgh

Debian
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Debian in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Debian in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Debian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Debian.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Ubuntu
2 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Postfix
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) LAMP
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (50.00%) H.323
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) PBX
4 5 (50.00%) VoIP
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) Kerberos
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Dovecot
4 5 (50.00%) VirtualBox
4 5 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (50.00%) FreeSWITCH
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 5 (50.00%) Xen
4 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (50.00%) Robotics
4 5 (50.00%) Subversion
4 5 (50.00%) Proxmox
4 5 (50.00%) Software Delivery

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 5 (50.00%) H.323
2 5 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) PBX
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) VLAN
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Phabricator
1 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) RSpec
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) LAMP
2 5 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 5 (50.00%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (20.00%) Velocity
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Robotics
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) CentOS
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Postfix
2 5 (50.00%) Dovecot
2 5 (50.00%) iptables
2 5 (50.00%) QEMU
2 5 (50.00%) VirtualBox
2 5 (50.00%) Xen
3 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Proxmox
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (20.00%) Mesos
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Google