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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 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 984 849 625
Rank change year-on-year -135 -224 +98
Permanent jobs citing Debian 157 131 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 0.70% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 129 99 109
10th Percentile £33,100 £35,700 £28,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - -9.09% +29.41%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £71,750 £82,500 £74,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +29.41%

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 24,979 18,805 12,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.72% 18.48% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14,362 13,533 10,141
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £35,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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
Jobs
South East -42 46 £49,150 -10.64% 8
London -191 32 £56,500 +2.73% 12
East of England -39 27 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North of England -62 21 £34,500 -27.37%
North East -4 20 £34,500 +6.15%
South West -10 20 £55,000 +29.41% 1
West Midlands -47 2 £42,500 -32.00%
Midlands -48 2 £42,500 -32.00%
Yorkshire -27 1 £34,500 -27.37%
Debian
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 157 (100.00%) Linux
2 84 (53.50%) Ubuntu
3 74 (47.13%) MySQL
4 67 (42.68%) Python
5 66 (42.04%) Git (software)
6 63 (40.13%) JavaScript
7 57 (36.31%) AWS
8 51 (32.48%) PHP
9 49 (31.21%) CentOS
10 48 (30.57%) DevOps
11 41 (26.11%) VMware
12 40 (25.48%) MVC
12 40 (25.48%) CSS
12 40 (25.48%) Apache
13 39 (24.84%) HTML
14 38 (24.20%) Terraform
15 36 (22.93%) Ansible
15 36 (22.93%) Docker
15 36 (22.93%) Bash
16 35 (22.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 35 (22.29%) LAMP
17 34 (21.66%) DNS
18 33 (21.02%) Social Skills
19 30 (19.11%) Red Hat
20 29 (18.47%) TCP/IP
21 28 (17.83%) jQuery
22 26 (16.56%) Azure
22 26 (16.56%) Software Engineering
23 25 (15.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 25 (15.92%) Kubernetes

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 40 (25.48%) Apache
2 15 (9.55%) nginx
3 10 (6.37%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.73%) IIS
5 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.18%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.55%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.91%) ArcGIS
8 3 (1.91%) Confluence
9 1 (0.64%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.64%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 57 (36.31%) AWS
2 26 (16.56%) Azure
3 16 (10.19%) GCP
4 14 (8.92%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (6.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (5.10%) Datadog
7 6 (3.82%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (3.82%) GitHub
8 5 (3.18%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.55%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (2.55%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (2.55%) Azure Sentinel
9 4 (2.55%) CloudFront
9 4 (2.55%) Serverless
10 3 (1.91%) Google Workspace
11 2 (1.27%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.66%) DNS
2 29 (18.47%) TCP/IP
3 20 (12.74%) Firewall
4 18 (11.46%) DHCP
5 15 (9.55%) VPN
6 12 (7.64%) SAN
7 9 (5.73%) Internet
7 9 (5.73%) LAN
7 9 (5.73%) SSL
7 9 (5.73%) WAN
8 8 (5.10%) Ethernet
9 7 (4.46%) IPsec
9 7 (4.46%) MPLS
9 7 (4.46%) VLAN
10 6 (3.82%) Wireless
11 5 (3.18%) MQTT
11 5 (3.18%) PPP
12 4 (2.55%) Spanning Tree
13 3 (1.91%) HSRP
13 3 (1.91%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (47.13%) MySQL
2 23 (14.65%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (8.92%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (5.10%) Redis
6 7 (4.46%) MariaDB
6 7 (4.46%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.91%) Geospatial Data
8 3 (1.91%) GIS
9 2 (1.27%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.27%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 66 (42.04%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.01%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.37%) JIRA
4 9 (5.73%) GitLab
5 8 (5.10%) CircleCI
5 8 (5.10%) Subversion
6 5 (3.18%) Bitbucket
6 5 (3.18%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.18%) GoogleTest
6 5 (3.18%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (3.18%) TestRail
6 5 (3.18%) Valgrind
7 3 (1.91%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.27%) Redmine
8 2 (1.27%) Trac
9 1 (0.64%) Emacs
9 1 (0.64%) git-flow
9 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (21.02%) Social Skills
2 19 (12.10%) Finance
3 8 (5.10%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.10%) Marketing
3 8 (5.10%) Russian Language
4 4 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.55%) Banking
4 4 (2.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 4 (2.55%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.27%) Electronics
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (35.03%) Developer
2 34 (21.66%) PHP Developer
3 23 (14.65%) Linux Engineer
4 22 (14.01%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (8.92%) Linux Developer
6 14 (8.92%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (8.28%) MySQL Developer
7 13 (8.28%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 12 (7.64%) Administrator
8 12 (7.64%) Software Engineer
9 11 (7.01%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (5.73%) Backend Developer
11 9 (5.73%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (5.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 8 (5.10%) Performance Specialist
13 7 (4.46%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 7 (4.46%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (25.48%) CSS
2 39 (24.84%) HTML
3 35 (22.29%) LAMP
4 28 (17.83%) jQuery
5 23 (14.65%) JSON
6 21 (13.38%) Symfony
6 21 (13.38%) XML
7 18 (11.46%) Laravel
8 17 (10.83%) Doctrine
8 17 (10.83%) LEMP Stack
8 17 (10.83%) Zend Framework
9 9 (5.73%) HTML5
9 9 (5.73%) Kafka
10 8 (5.10%) CSS3
10 8 (5.10%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (5.10%) gRPC
10 8 (5.10%) Protocol Buffers
10 8 (5.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (4.46%) .NET
12 6 (3.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.10%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (8.28%) PlayStation
3 10 (6.37%) User Experience
4 9 (5.73%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.82%) Clustering
5 6 (3.82%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.18%) CAN bus
6 5 (3.18%) Cyber Defence
6 5 (3.18%) PKI
7 4 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.55%) PMI
8 3 (1.91%) Biotechnology
8 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Licensing
9 2 (1.27%) Derivative
9 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.64%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 157 (100.00%) Linux
2 84 (53.50%) Ubuntu
3 49 (31.21%) CentOS
4 21 (13.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (12.10%) Windows
6 13 (8.28%) Windows Server
7 10 (6.37%) Unix
8 8 (5.10%) CoreOS
8 8 (5.10%) Scientific Linux
9 7 (4.46%) Amazon Linux
10 5 (3.18%) Alpine Linux
10 5 (3.18%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (2.55%) SUSE
11 4 (2.55%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.55%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.91%) Android
13 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.57%) DevOps
2 40 (25.48%) MVC
3 26 (16.56%) Software Engineering
4 25 (15.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 23 (14.65%) OO
6 22 (14.01%) Configuration Management
7 20 (12.74%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (11.46%) CI/CD
9 17 (10.83%) Computer Science
9 17 (10.83%) OO PHP
10 16 (10.19%) Statistical Analysis
10 16 (10.19%) Web Development
11 13 (8.28%) Containerisation
11 13 (8.28%) ITIL
11 13 (8.28%) SOLID
12 12 (7.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (7.64%) Infrastructure as Code
13 10 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.37%) Incident Management
13 10 (6.37%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.68%) Python
2 63 (40.13%) JavaScript
3 51 (32.48%) PHP
4 36 (22.93%) Bash
5 23 (14.65%) SQL
6 20 (12.74%) PowerShell
7 19 (12.10%) Java
8 14 (8.92%) Go
9 11 (7.01%) Kotlin
9 11 (7.01%) Shell Script
10 10 (6.37%) Perl
11 8 (5.10%) C#
12 7 (4.46%) C++
13 5 (3.18%) R
14 3 (1.91%) ES6
15 2 (1.27%) C
16 1 (0.64%) AWK
16 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (10.83%) Degree
2 14 (8.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.01%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.46%) CCNA
4 7 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.46%) MCSE
5 5 (3.18%) AWS Certification
5 5 (3.18%) Master's Degree
6 4 (2.55%) CCDA
6 4 (2.55%) MCSA
6 4 (2.55%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.27%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (1.27%) LPIC
8 2 (1.27%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.64%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.46%) SLA
2 4 (2.55%) IASME
2 4 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (22.93%) Docker
2 35 (22.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.19%) Active Directory
4 13 (8.28%) LXC
5 8 (5.10%) Lustre
5 8 (5.10%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 6 (3.82%) vSphere
7 4 (2.55%) Ceph
8 3 (1.91%) BitLocker
8 3 (1.91%) KVM
9 2 (1.27%) Dovecot
9 2 (1.27%) OpenSSH
9 2 (1.27%) Postfix
9 2 (1.27%) Squid
9 2 (1.27%) Xen
10 1 (0.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.64%) iptables
10 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 38 (24.20%) Terraform
2 36 (22.93%) Ansible
3 25 (15.92%) Kubernetes
4 20 (12.74%) Proxmox
5 11 (7.01%) Grafana
5 11 (7.01%) Prometheus
6 9 (5.73%) Puppet
7 8 (5.10%) Fluentd
7 8 (5.10%) Istio
7 8 (5.10%) Kubeflow
7 8 (5.10%) Kustomize
8 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (1.27%) Juju
10 2 (1.27%) Kibana
10 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.27%) Salt
11 1 (0.64%) Nagios
11 1 (0.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (26.11%) VMware
2 30 (19.11%) Red Hat
3 22 (14.01%) Microsoft
4 17 (10.83%) Zend
5 16 (10.19%) Cisco
6 10 (6.37%) Citrix
7 8 (5.10%) New Relic
8 5 (3.18%) Google
8 5 (3.18%) PayPal
8 5 (3.18%) Unilink
9 4 (2.55%) Ivanti
9 4 (2.55%) Palo Alto
9 4 (2.55%) Splunk
9 4 (2.55%) Veeam
10 3 (1.91%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.91%) ESRI
10 3 (1.91%) Klarna
10 3 (1.91%) Oracle
10 3 (1.91%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.27%) SAP