Period
to 17 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 17 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 833 656 812
Rank change year-on-year -177 +156 -70
Permanent jobs citing Debian 161 83 205
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% 0.73% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 132 76 165
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £33,300
25th Percentile £34,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.49% +7.89% -13.64%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,875 £74,000
UK median annual salary £51,750 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.43% +10.53% -13.64%

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20,293 11,384 26,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.64% 20.59% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14,223 9,484 21,506
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Debian as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in England

Debian
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Debian in England.

Salary trend for Debian in England

Debian
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Debian in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Debian in England

Debian
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -196 53 £67,500 +17.39% 15
North of England -94 45 £34,500 -8.00% 7
North East +4 31 £34,500 -27.37% 3
South East -93 29 £60,000 +37.14% 6
South West -60 15 £58,750 +80.77% 2
Yorkshire -62 14 £47,500 +26.67%
Midlands -92 12 £55,000 - 5
West Midlands -70 11 £55,000 -18.52% 4
East of England -76 6 £42,000 +5.00% 4
East Midlands -60 1 - - 1
Debian
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Debian.

1 161 (100.00%) Linux
2 77 (47.83%) Git (software)
3 72 (44.72%) DevOps
4 71 (44.10%) Ubuntu
5 70 (43.48%) MySQL
6 59 (36.65%) Python
6 59 (36.65%) AWS
7 56 (34.78%) Docker
8 55 (34.16%) PHP
9 51 (31.68%) JavaScript
10 47 (29.19%) Bash
11 40 (24.84%) Jenkins
12 39 (24.22%) Ansible
12 39 (24.22%) Firewall
13 38 (23.60%) CentOS
13 38 (23.60%) Kubernetes
14 35 (21.74%) Windows
15 32 (19.88%) Java
16 31 (19.25%) MVC
16 31 (19.25%) Laravel
17 29 (18.01%) Red Hat
18 28 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 28 (17.39%) jQuery
19 27 (16.77%) Symfony
19 27 (16.77%) Zend
19 27 (16.77%) Zend Framework
19 27 (16.77%) VPN
19 27 (16.77%) OO PHP
19 27 (16.77%) Doctrine
20 25 (15.53%) Finance

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 10 (6.21%) Apache
2 6 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.48%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.86%) IIS
4 3 (1.86%) nginx
4 3 (1.86%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.62%) Traefik
Cloud Services
1 59 (36.65%) AWS
2 21 (13.04%) Azure
3 20 (12.42%) GCP
4 16 (9.94%) SaaS
5 8 (4.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (4.97%) Route 53
6 7 (4.35%) PaaS
7 6 (3.73%) GitHub
7 6 (3.73%) Microsoft 365
7 6 (3.73%) npm
7 6 (3.73%) Yarn
8 5 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (3.11%) Amazon S3
8 5 (3.11%) Datadog
8 5 (3.11%) IaaS
9 4 (2.48%) AWS CloudTrail
9 4 (2.48%) AWS Direct Connect
9 4 (2.48%) CloudFront
9 4 (2.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (1.86%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 39 (24.22%) Firewall
2 27 (16.77%) VPN
3 15 (9.32%) DNS
4 14 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (8.07%) MQTT
5 13 (8.07%) PPP
6 8 (4.97%) VLAN
6 8 (4.97%) WAN
7 7 (4.35%) LAN
7 7 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.11%) IPv4
8 5 (3.11%) IPv6
8 5 (3.11%) NFC
9 4 (2.48%) DHCP
9 4 (2.48%) HTTP
10 3 (1.86%) BGP
10 3 (1.86%) Internet
10 3 (1.86%) OpenVPN
10 3 (1.86%) OSPF
10 3 (1.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (43.48%) MySQL
2 12 (7.45%) MariaDB
3 10 (6.21%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.97%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.11%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.48%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (1.86%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.86%) Redis
8 2 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.24%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.62%) Big Data
9 1 (0.62%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 77 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 40 (24.84%) Jenkins
3 22 (13.66%) JIRA
4 12 (7.45%) Bitbucket
4 12 (7.45%) GoogleTest
4 12 (7.45%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (7.45%) TestRail
4 12 (7.45%) Valgrind
5 11 (6.83%) Subversion
6 10 (6.21%) GitLab
7 8 (4.97%) Eclipse
8 7 (4.35%) Maven
9 6 (3.73%) Ant
9 6 (3.73%) Artifactory
10 3 (1.86%) MSI
11 2 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.62%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.62%) Emacs
12 1 (0.62%) GoCD
12 1 (0.62%) Terragrunt
General
1 25 (15.53%) Finance
2 24 (14.91%) Social Skills
3 6 (3.73%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.24%) Games
4 2 (1.24%) Marketing
4 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.62%) Advertising
5 1 (0.62%) Back Office
5 1 (0.62%) Law
5 1 (0.62%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (22.98%) Developer
2 36 (22.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (17.39%) Linux Engineer
4 27 (16.77%) PHP Developer
5 18 (11.18%) AWS Engineer
6 17 (10.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
7 14 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) Administrator
8 12 (7.45%) Architect
8 12 (7.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.83%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (6.83%) PHP Architect
9 11 (6.83%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (6.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.97%) Java Engineer
11 8 (4.97%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.35%) Embedded Java Engineer
12 7 (4.35%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.25%) Laravel
2 28 (17.39%) jQuery
3 27 (16.77%) Doctrine
3 27 (16.77%) Symfony
3 27 (16.77%) Zend Framework
4 16 (9.94%) JSON
5 13 (8.07%) Web Services
6 12 (7.45%) LAMP
6 12 (7.45%) XML
7 9 (5.59%) REST
8 8 (4.97%) Elastic Stack
9 7 (4.35%) Node.js
9 7 (4.35%) React
10 4 (2.48%) .NET
10 4 (2.48%) CSS
10 4 (2.48%) HTML
10 4 (2.48%) Kafka
11 3 (1.86%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (1.86%) Software Packaging
12 2 (1.24%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.56%) Management Information System
2 12 (7.45%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.45%) User Experience
3 9 (5.59%) Private Cloud
3 9 (5.59%) Public Cloud
4 7 (4.35%) CAN bus
5 6 (3.73%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.11%) Smartcard
7 4 (2.48%) Biotechnology
7 4 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.48%) NHS
8 3 (1.86%) Clustering
8 3 (1.86%) Derivative
8 3 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.24%) Infotainment
9 2 (1.24%) Media Streaming
9 2 (1.24%) PKI
10 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 161 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (44.10%) Ubuntu
3 38 (23.60%) CentOS
4 35 (21.74%) Windows
5 28 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (11.80%) Windows Server
7 15 (9.32%) Windows Server 2019
8 11 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (3.73%) Unix
11 3 (1.86%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (1.86%) CoreOS
12 2 (1.24%) FreeBSD
12 2 (1.24%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.24%) SUSE
12 2 (1.24%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.24%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.62%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.72%) DevOps
2 31 (19.25%) MVC
3 27 (16.77%) OO PHP
4 24 (14.91%) Computer Science
5 22 (13.66%) Configuration Management
6 21 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 20 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (9.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 16 (9.94%) Scrum
10 14 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.70%) OO
10 14 (8.70%) Open Source
10 14 (8.70%) Test Automation
11 13 (8.07%) Cryptography
11 13 (8.07%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (8.07%) Project Management
11 13 (8.07%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.45%) Business Continuity
12 12 (7.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 59 (36.65%) Python
2 55 (34.16%) PHP
3 51 (31.68%) JavaScript
4 47 (29.19%) Bash
5 32 (19.88%) Java
6 20 (12.42%) C++
7 16 (9.94%) C#
7 16 (9.94%) SQL
8 14 (8.70%) Go
9 12 (7.45%) PowerShell
9 12 (7.45%) Shell Script
10 11 (6.83%) C
11 6 (3.73%) Perl
12 5 (3.11%) Ruby
13 4 (2.48%) R
14 1 (0.62%) ES6
14 1 (0.62%) Java 8
14 1 (0.62%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.62%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.62%) Rust
Qualifications
1 24 (14.91%) Degree
2 19 (11.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (7.45%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.48%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.24%) CCNP
6 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.62%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.62%) CCIE
7 1 (0.62%) CISSP
7 1 (0.62%) CLAS
7 1 (0.62%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.62%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.62%) LPIC
7 1 (0.62%) PhD
7 1 (0.62%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.24%) GDPR
2 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 56 (34.78%) Docker
2 20 (12.42%) KVM
3 8 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.11%) Xen
6 4 (2.48%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.86%) Ceph
8 2 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.24%) vSphere
9 1 (0.62%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.62%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.62%) iptables
9 1 (0.62%) Kamailio
9 1 (0.62%) vCloud
9 1 (0.62%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 39 (24.22%) Ansible
2 38 (23.60%) Kubernetes
3 24 (14.91%) Puppet
4 22 (13.66%) Terraform
5 11 (6.83%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (6.83%) Rancher
6 9 (5.59%) Proxmox
7 7 (4.35%) Istio
7 7 (4.35%) Nagios
7 7 (4.35%) ZABBIX
8 6 (3.73%) Galera Cluster
9 4 (2.48%) logstash
10 3 (1.86%) Consul
10 3 (1.86%) Grafana
10 3 (1.86%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.86%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.24%) Fluentd
12 1 (0.62%) OpenVAS
12 1 (0.62%) QRadar
12 1 (0.62%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 29 (18.01%) Red Hat
2 27 (16.77%) Zend
3 20 (12.42%) Google
4 14 (8.70%) Cisco
5 11 (6.83%) VMware
6 10 (6.21%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.35%) Fortinet
8 6 (3.73%) New Relic
8 6 (3.73%) Percona
9 4 (2.48%) Sophos
10 3 (1.86%) Juniper
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle
11 2 (1.24%) Splunk
12 1 (0.62%) AlienVault
12 1 (0.62%) Arista
12 1 (0.62%) CyberArk
12 1 (0.62%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.62%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.62%) SaltStack
12 1 (0.62%) Sonatype