Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
England > South West
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 251 280 325
Rank change year-on-year +29 +45 -6
Permanent jobs citing Debian 39 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.48% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.77% 1.62% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 12
South West median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -4.76% -8.13%
10th Percentile £29,300 £31,500 £21,625
90th Percentile £87,250 £60,500 £54,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 2,201 2,719 2,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.89% 26.85% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,788 2,127 2,198
South West median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £23,175 £24,856 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -

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 22 February 2020.

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 22 February 2020. 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
Wiltshire +17 12 £72,500 +81.25%
Somerset +5 12 £33,000 -42.61%
Gloucestershire -1 12 £53,250 +63.85% 2
Bristol +32 3 £46,250 +15.63% 3
Debian
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (82.05%) Python
3 27 (69.23%) Windows
4 26 (66.67%) Ubuntu
5 24 (61.54%) AWS
5 24 (61.54%) Docker
5 24 (61.54%) Kubernetes
6 22 (56.41%) DevOps
7 21 (53.85%) CentOS
7 21 (53.85%) Red Hat
8 20 (51.28%) Azure
9 19 (48.72%) Ansible
10 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
11 16 (41.03%) Puppet
11 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
13 14 (35.90%) RHCE
14 13 (33.33%) VPN
14 13 (33.33%) Finance
14 13 (33.33%) JIRA
14 13 (33.33%) Google
14 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
14 13 (33.33%) GCP
14 13 (33.33%) Terraform
14 13 (33.33%) Project Delivery
15 12 (30.77%) Patch Management
15 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
15 12 (30.77%) Continuous Deployment
15 12 (30.77%) Customer Requirements

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 8 (20.51%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) nginx
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (61.54%) AWS
2 20 (51.28%) Azure
3 13 (33.33%) GCP
4 12 (30.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (7.69%) GitHub
6 2 (5.13%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) VPN
2 12 (30.77%) DMZ
2 12 (30.77%) Firewall
3 8 (20.51%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) Broadband
4 1 (2.56%) DSL
4 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.56%) SSH
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) VLAN
4 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
1 8 (20.51%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
3 3 (7.69%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) JIRA
2 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 10 (25.64%) Jenkins
4 9 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) GitLab
6 1 (2.56%) Grunt
6 1 (2.56%) gulp
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Automotive
2 12 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (15.38%) DevOps Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Senior DevOps
3 4 (10.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Site Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.56%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) Web Services
3 5 (12.82%) JSON
4 4 (10.26%) .NET
5 2 (5.13%) Ajax
5 2 (5.13%) Enzyme
5 2 (5.13%) Jest
5 2 (5.13%) LAMP
5 2 (5.13%) Laravel
5 2 (5.13%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (5.13%) Symfony
6 1 (2.56%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.56%) CSS
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.56%) LESS
6 1 (2.56%) Node.js
6 1 (2.56%) React
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) Sass
6 1 (2.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Public Cloud
2 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (69.23%) Windows
3 26 (66.67%) Ubuntu
4 21 (53.85%) CentOS
5 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.26%) Fedora
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.26%) SUSE
7 3 (7.69%) Solaris
8 2 (5.13%) Unix
9 1 (2.56%) Gentoo
9 1 (2.56%) Mandriva Linux
9 1 (2.56%) openSUSE
9 1 (2.56%) Slackware
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) DevOps
2 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (33.33%) Project Delivery
5 12 (30.77%) Continuous Deployment
5 12 (30.77%) Customer Requirements
5 12 (30.77%) Kanban
5 12 (30.77%) Microservices
5 12 (30.77%) Patch Management
5 12 (30.77%) Scrum
5 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.51%) Information Management
6 8 (20.51%) Log Aggregation
6 8 (20.51%) Systems Engineering
7 5 (12.82%) Open Source
8 3 (7.69%) Task Automation
8 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure as Code
9 2 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) Python
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 11 (28.21%) Ruby
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
5 8 (20.51%) Java
6 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
7 6 (15.38%) Perl
8 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.13%) PHP
10 1 (2.56%) C
10 1 (2.56%) C++
10 1 (2.56%) C-shell
10 1 (2.56%) PHP 5
10 1 (2.56%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) RHCE
2 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) LFCS
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 24 (61.54%) Docker
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (20.51%) Xen
4 6 (15.38%) KVM
5 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.69%) Btrfs
6 3 (7.69%) Ceph
6 3 (7.69%) DRBD
7 2 (5.13%) Samba
7 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
8 1 (2.56%) Corosync
8 1 (2.56%) NFS
8 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (61.54%) Kubernetes
2 19 (48.72%) Ansible
3 16 (41.03%) Puppet
4 13 (33.33%) Terraform
5 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Satellite
5 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 12 (30.77%) WSUS
5 12 (30.77%) yum
6 8 (20.51%) Cloudify
6 8 (20.51%) logstash
6 8 (20.51%) Packer
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (5.13%) Rundeck
9 1 (2.56%) HAProxy
9 1 (2.56%) Icinga
9 1 (2.56%) Nagios
9 1 (2.56%) Proxmox
9 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Red Hat
2 13 (33.33%) Google
3 10 (25.64%) VMware
4 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle