Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 319 321
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Debian 18 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.67% 1.01% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 18
South West median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,500 £33,426 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £49,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 2,684 2,677 3,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.67% 25.47% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,175 2,309 3,004
South West median annual salary £39,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.22% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Bristol -11 9 £56,250 +58.24% 2
Somerset 0 5 £40,500 +8.00% 2
Dorset - 3 £23,000 - 1
Wiltshire -3 2 £47,000 +10.59%
Gloucestershire +29 1 - -
Debian
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Debian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Debian.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) MySQL
3 12 (66.67%) Apache
4 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
6 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) Marketing
6 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (44.44%) DNS
7 8 (44.44%) High Availability
7 8 (44.44%) Ubuntu
7 8 (44.44%) Patch Management
8 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
8 7 (38.89%) OpenVPN
8 7 (38.89%) Percona
8 7 (38.89%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (38.89%) Samsung
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
8 7 (38.89%) Windows
8 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
8 7 (38.89%) VMS
9 5 (27.78%) Python
9 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
9 5 (27.78%) Puppet
9 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (27.78%) Docker

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 12 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) nginx
3 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 7 (38.89%) OpenVPN
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) SNMP
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) CouchDB
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
2 2 (11.11%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) GitLab
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) OO PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Platform Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
1 3 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 7 (38.89%) VMS
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) SUSE
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) High Availability
1 8 (44.44%) Patch Management
2 7 (38.89%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (11.11%) Release Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Microservices
7 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
3 5 (27.78%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Docker
3 2 (11.11%) KVM
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Xen
4 1 (5.56%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) Ansible
3 3 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (11.11%) Ganeti
4 2 (11.11%) Marathon
4 2 (11.11%) Mesos
5 1 (5.56%) CFEngine
5 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
5 1 (5.56%) Linux-HA
5 1 (5.56%) Nagios
5 1 (5.56%) Pacemaker
5 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Percona
2 7 (38.89%) Samsung
3 4 (22.22%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper