Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
England > South West
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 312 304
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Debian 24 28 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.87% 1.05% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 41
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,700 £50,125 £56,250
England median annual salary £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.44% - +12.50%

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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,750 2,670 2,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.50% 26.06% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,187 2,254 2,499
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.28%

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Debian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in the South West

Debian
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Debian in the South West

Debian
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Debian in the South West over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Debian in the South West

Debian
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Gloucestershire +21 10 £47,000 +25.33%
Bristol -3 6 £37,500 -21.05%
Wiltshire -14 4 £52,500 - 2
Somerset +31 3 £27,500 -40.54% 2
Devon +18 1 - - 1
Debian
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 South West region with a requirement for Debian.

1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 13 (54.17%) CentOS
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
4 12 (50.00%) MySQL
5 11 (45.83%) Linux Command Line
6 10 (41.67%) Python
6 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
6 10 (41.67%) VMware
7 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
8 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (29.17%) Puppet
10 6 (25.00%) Finance
11 5 (20.83%) Apache
11 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (20.83%) Ansible
11 5 (20.83%) DevOps
11 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
11 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
12 4 (16.67%) Degree
12 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (16.67%) Docker
12 4 (16.67%) Open Source
12 4 (16.67%) MariaDB
12 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 4 (16.67%) SQL
12 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
12 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (20.83%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (4.17%) Drupal
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (8.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.17%) Cloudflare
4 1 (4.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Broadband
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.17%) NAS
4 1 (4.17%) OpenVPN
4 1 (4.17%) SSH
4 1 (4.17%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) MariaDB
3 3 (12.50%) CouchDB
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) GitLab
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Developer
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate
4 2 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Python Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) JSON
1 3 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 13 (54.17%) CentOS
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (12.50%) Solaris
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.33%) Unix
9 1 (4.17%) CoreOS
9 1 (4.17%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (20.83%) DevOps
2 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (8.33%) WFM
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) IT Governance
5 1 (4.17%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Process Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) Go
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) RHCE
2 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Docker
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) Xen
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) Ceph
4 2 (8.33%) Dovecot
4 2 (8.33%) Postfix
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.17%) KVM
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Puppet
2 5 (20.83%) Ansible
3 3 (12.50%) Kubernetes
4 2 (8.33%) Galera Cluster
5 1 (4.17%) Graylog
5 1 (4.17%) Nessus
5 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) Scality
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Qualys
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk
3 1 (4.17%) Veeam