Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 498 557 669
Rank change year-on-year +59 +112 -66
Permanent jobs citing Debian 81 325 242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.23% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 1.66% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74 267 226
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -1.84%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,125 £65,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +29.41% -8.11% -2.63%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7,968 19,568 22,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 22.86% 23.85% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,437 14,970 17,703
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% - +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Debian as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in the UK excluding London

Debian
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Debian in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Debian in the UK excluding London

Debian
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Debian in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Debian in the UK excluding London

Debian
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 13 August 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
South West +61 28 £40,000 - 3
South East +61 20 £55,000 +33.33% 1
North of England +142 15 £42,500 +6.25% 7
East of England +88 13 £51,250 +13.89% 3
Yorkshire +124 7 £35,500 -56.97% 4
North East +22 7 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Scotland +87 5 £25,000 -3.85% 1
North West +115 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Debian
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Debian.

1 81 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (48.15%) Bash Shell
3 38 (46.91%) Docker
4 34 (41.98%) DevOps
5 33 (40.74%) SQL
6 31 (38.27%) MySQL
7 30 (37.04%) Python
7 30 (37.04%) Ansible
8 29 (35.80%) CentOS
8 29 (35.80%) Ubuntu
9 28 (34.57%) Jenkins
10 27 (33.33%) Kubernetes
11 24 (29.63%) AWS
12 23 (28.40%) Git (software)
12 23 (28.40%) Java
13 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
14 19 (23.46%) Azure
15 17 (20.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (20.99%) Windows
16 16 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (19.75%) Puppet
17 15 (18.52%) Open Source
17 15 (18.52%) PHP
18 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (16.05%) Finance
19 13 (16.05%) VMware
19 13 (16.05%) Node.js
19 13 (16.05%) Elasticsearch
19 13 (16.05%) logstash

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 13 (16.05%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (13.58%) Apache
3 3 (3.70%) Gluu
3 3 (3.70%) IIS
3 3 (3.70%) nginx
3 3 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.47%) Drupal
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Pulsar
5 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 24 (29.63%) AWS
2 19 (23.46%) Azure
3 9 (11.11%) GitHub
4 7 (8.64%) SaaS
5 4 (4.94%) GCP
6 3 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.70%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (3.70%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (3.70%) AWS Fargate
6 3 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.70%) PaaS
6 3 (3.70%) Serverless
7 2 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Firewall
2 8 (9.88%) DNS
3 7 (8.64%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (8.64%) SSL
3 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.41%) Ethernet
4 6 (7.41%) MPLS
4 6 (7.41%) OSPF
4 6 (7.41%) VLAN
4 6 (7.41%) VPN
5 5 (6.17%) IGMP
5 5 (6.17%) Multicast
5 5 (6.17%) Wireless
6 4 (4.94%) Internet
6 4 (4.94%) SMTP
7 3 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (3.70%) OpenVPN
7 3 (3.70%) tcpdump
8 2 (2.47%) DMZ
8 2 (2.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.27%) MySQL
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 10 (12.35%) MariaDB
3 10 (12.35%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (8.64%) CouchDB
4 7 (8.64%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.17%) Big Data
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (34.57%) Jenkins
2 23 (28.40%) Git (software)
3 17 (20.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (14.81%) GitLab
5 9 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 9 (11.11%) Travis CI
6 7 (8.64%) Ant
6 7 (8.64%) Artifactory
6 7 (8.64%) Maven
7 6 (7.41%) JIRA
7 6 (7.41%) Selenium
8 5 (6.17%) Subversion
9 3 (3.70%) Vagrant
10 2 (2.47%) Grunt
10 2 (2.47%) gulp
11 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.23%) Robot Framework
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Retail
2 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Electronics
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.70%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.47%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.47%) Automotive
5 2 (2.47%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) Developer
3 8 (9.88%) Software Manager
4 7 (8.64%) Development Manager
4 7 (8.64%) Junior
4 7 (8.64%) Software Development Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Analyst
5 6 (7.41%) Graduate
5 6 (7.41%) Junior Developer
5 6 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Java Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Administrator
7 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) Node.js
2 11 (13.58%) Elastic Stack
3 10 (12.35%) HTML
3 10 (12.35%) JSON
4 9 (11.11%) Jinja
5 8 (9.88%) CSS
5 8 (9.88%) React
6 7 (8.64%) LAMP
7 6 (7.41%) .NET
8 5 (6.17%) Web Services
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Core
10 3 (3.70%) Nightwatchjs
10 3 (3.70%) OpenID
10 3 (3.70%) XML
10 3 (3.70%) XML Messaging
11 2 (2.47%) Ajax
11 2 (2.47%) Enzyme
11 2 (2.47%) Jest
11 2 (2.47%) jQuery
11 2 (2.47%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 9 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (9.88%) Driving Licence
3 7 (8.64%) Public Cloud
4 5 (6.17%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.94%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (4.94%) Replication
6 3 (3.70%) Blog
6 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.23%) FMCG
7 1 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (35.80%) CentOS
2 29 (35.80%) Ubuntu
3 17 (20.99%) Windows
4 16 (19.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (11.11%) Unix
5 9 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.94%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.23%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.23%) FreeNAS
9 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) DevOps
2 15 (18.52%) Open Source
3 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
4 10 (12.35%) ITIL
4 10 (12.35%) Project Delivery
5 9 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.88%) High Availability
6 8 (9.88%) Line Management
7 7 (8.64%) Fintech
7 7 (8.64%) ITIL 4
7 7 (8.64%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (8.64%) Scrum
7 7 (8.64%) Security Patching
7 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.64%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (7.41%) Mathematics
8 6 (7.41%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.15%) Bash Shell
2 33 (40.74%) SQL
3 30 (37.04%) Python
4 23 (28.40%) Java
5 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
6 15 (18.52%) PHP
7 11 (13.58%) C++
8 8 (9.88%) C
9 7 (8.64%) C#
9 7 (8.64%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.94%) Perl
10 4 (4.94%) TypeScript
11 3 (3.70%) AWK
11 3 (3.70%) Go
11 3 (3.70%) Java 8
11 3 (3.70%) Ruby
11 3 (3.70%) sed
11 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.47%) PHP 5
13 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) Degree
3 3 (3.70%) ISEB
4 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) RHCE
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) QA
2 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.17%) SLA
4 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (46.91%) Docker
2 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.35%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.11%) VirtualBox
5 6 (7.41%) Xen
6 4 (4.94%) Snort
7 3 (3.70%) Ceph
7 3 (3.70%) iptables
7 3 (3.70%) KVM
7 3 (3.70%) LXC
7 3 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
8 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.23%) NFS
9 1 (1.23%) Samba
9 1 (1.23%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 1 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (37.04%) Ansible
2 27 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 16 (19.75%) Puppet
4 13 (16.05%) logstash
5 11 (13.58%) Kibana
5 11 (13.58%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (12.35%) Terraform
7 6 (7.41%) Galera Cluster
7 6 (7.41%) OpenNebula
8 5 (6.17%) Packer
8 5 (6.17%) Proxmox
9 4 (4.94%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 4 (4.94%) Nagios
10 3 (3.70%) Munin
10 3 (3.70%) OSSEC
11 2 (2.47%) Cloudify
11 2 (2.47%) Grafana
11 2 (2.47%) Rundeck
11 2 (2.47%) WSUS
11 2 (2.47%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) VMware
2 11 (13.58%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.94%) Google
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) NetApp
4 3 (3.70%) Lets Encrypt
4 3 (3.70%) SAP
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) Citrix
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.23%) Dell
6 1 (1.23%) Draytek
6 1 (1.23%) F5
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Percona
6 1 (1.23%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.23%) Supermicro