Period
to 8 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
South West > Somerset
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 84 113
Rank change year-on-year +11 +29 -2
Permanent jobs citing Debian 13 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.51% 0.93% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.28% 3.49% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 3
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £35,691 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.09% -20.69% +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £23,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £48,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +29.03% +10.71% -17.65%

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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 207 258 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 24.07% 26.60% 21.42%
Number of salaries quoted 170 188 222
Somerset median annual salary £38,300 £40,000 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% +15.23% -6.18%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,750 £21,600
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Debian in Somerset

Debian
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Debian in Somerset

Debian
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Debian in Somerset over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Debian in Somerset

Debian
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 8 December 2019. 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
Bath +12 12 £41,500 +28.30%
Debian
South West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Debian.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Ubuntu
3 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
3 10 (76.92%) CentOS
4 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (69.23%) Xen
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
5 8 (61.54%) KVM
6 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
6 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
6 7 (53.85%) Python
7 6 (46.15%) SUSE
7 6 (46.15%) Fedora
7 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (38.46%) Oracle ZFS
8 5 (38.46%) Ruby
8 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
8 5 (38.46%) DRBD
8 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
8 5 (38.46%) Solaris
8 5 (38.46%) Perl
9 4 (30.77%) Ceph
9 4 (30.77%) Btrfs
9 4 (30.77%) Clustering
10 3 (23.08%) Samba
10 3 (23.08%) Apache
11 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 2 (15.38%) JSON

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DSL
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Ubuntu
3 10 (76.92%) CentOS
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) Fedora
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (46.15%) SUSE
6 5 (38.46%) Solaris
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.69%) Gentoo
8 1 (7.69%) Mandriva Linux
8 1 (7.69%) openSUSE
8 1 (7.69%) Slackware
8 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) DevOps
1 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
1 7 (53.85%) PowerShell
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (69.23%) Xen
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
2 8 (61.54%) KVM
3 5 (38.46%) DRBD
4 4 (30.77%) Btrfs
4 4 (30.77%) Ceph
5 3 (23.08%) Samba
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (7.69%) Check_MK
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 9 (69.23%) VMware