The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Debian skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Debian Linux
UK
Rank 626 644 630
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Debian 240 319 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.21% 1.18% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 209 282 270
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.06% -14.11%  

Debian is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19902 26961 28660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.71% 26.08% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16721 22691 23994
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +2.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Debian as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Debian in the UK

Debian
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Debian in the UK

Debian
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Debian over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Debian in the UK

Debian
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 229 £45,000 +12.50% 49
South East +41 75 £48,750 +31.75% 10
London +12 71 £53,750 +2.38% 22
Berkshire +65 40 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Yorkshire +26 27 £47,500 +11.76% 3
West Yorkshire +38 24 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Leeds +30 23 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Manchester -2 18 £35,000 +27.27% 4
North West -6 18 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Nottinghamshire +26 13 £40,000 +20.75%
East Midlands +13 13 £40,000 -11.11%
City of London +44 12 £42,767 -10.90% 4
Nottingham +22 12 £40,000 +20.75%
Slough - 12 £62,500 -
Reading +41 10 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Oxfordshire +7 10 £57,500 +21.05%
West Midlands +25 9 £37,500 +25.00%
Ascot - 9 £65,000 -
Surrey +34 8 £35,250 -11.87% 1
East of England +21 8 £50,000 +29.03% 2
Stockport +5 7 £35,000 +27.27%
Hereford - 7 £37,500 -
Brighton - 7 £33,000 -
Worcestershire - 7 £37,500 -
Herefordshire - 7 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 7 £33,000 -
Worcester - 7 £37,500 -
South West +20 6 £42,500 +3.03% 5
South Wales +14 6 £25,000 -
Wales +8 6 £25,000 -

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 with a requirement for Debian.

1 491 (100.00%) Linux
2 291 (59.27%) Ubuntu
3 215 (43.79%) Python
4 213 (43.38%) Red Hat
5 206 (41.96%) Puppet
6 194 (39.51%) DevOps
7 193 (39.31%) CentOS
8 180 (36.66%) VMware
9 170 (34.62%) Bash Shell
10 166 (33.81%) MySQL
11 161 (32.79%) Apache
12 134 (27.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 132 (26.88%) Amazon AWS
14 122 (24.85%) Ansible
15 120 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
16 119 (24.24%) Windows
17 114 (23.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 103 (20.98%) Firewall
19 92 (18.74%) Nagios
20 90 (18.33%) DNS
20 90 (18.33%) nginx
21 88 (17.92%) Git (software)
22 85 (17.31%) TCP/IP
22 85 (17.31%) Unix
23 83 (16.90%) Configuration Management
24 82 (16.70%) PHP
25 77 (15.68%) Jenkins
26 74 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
27 73 (14.87%) LAMP
28 72 (14.66%) Perl

Debian
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 161 (32.79%) Apache
2 90 (18.33%) nginx
3 70 (14.26%) Tomcat
4 51 (10.39%) IIS
5 31 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (5.50%) OpenStack
7 16 (3.26%) MS Exchange
8 14 (2.85%) Alfresco
9 13 (2.65%) uWSGI
10 10 (2.04%) lighttpd
11 6 (1.22%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.02%) Jetty
13 4 (0.81%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.81%) JBoss
14 3 (0.61%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.41%) Confluence
15 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.41%) WildFly
16 1 (0.20%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (0.81%) MS Office
2 2 (0.41%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.20%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 14 (2.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.61%) Magento
2 3 (0.61%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 132 (26.88%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (3.26%) G Suite
5 13 (2.65%) IBM Cloud
6 10 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (2.04%) SoftLayer
7 9 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (1.63%) Amazon S3
8 8 (1.63%) SaaS
9 7 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.43%) Datadog
9 7 (1.43%) GitHub
9 7 (1.43%) IaaS
9 7 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.81%) Heroku
12 3 (0.61%) Bluemix
12 3 (0.61%) Route 53
13 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 103 (20.98%) Firewall
2 90 (18.33%) DNS
3 85 (17.31%) TCP/IP
4 42 (8.55%) VPN
5 31 (6.31%) SAN
6 28 (5.70%) VLAN
7 26 (5.30%) Internet
7 26 (5.30%) LAN
8 25 (5.09%) WAN
9 21 (4.28%) iSCSI
9 21 (4.28%) SSH
10 20 (4.07%) MPLS
10 20 (4.07%) SSL
11 19 (3.87%) DHCP
12 16 (3.26%) BGP
13 15 (3.05%) NetScaler
14 12 (2.44%) HTTP
15 11 (2.24%) IPsec
15 11 (2.24%) LDAP
15 11 (2.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (33.81%) MySQL
2 66 (13.44%) SQL Server
3 47 (9.57%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (7.13%) Redis
5 20 (4.07%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.87%) MongoDB
6 19 (3.87%) Oracle Database
7 18 (3.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.04%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.83%) Big Data
10 9 (1.83%) MariaDB
11 8 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (1.63%) CouchDB
11 8 (1.63%) SAP HANA
12 7 (1.43%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.43%) OpenStack Swift
13 6 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 5 (1.02%) OrientDB
14 5 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 88 (17.92%) Git (software)
2 77 (15.68%) Jenkins
3 40 (8.15%) Subversion
4 28 (5.70%) JIRA
5 20 (4.07%) Vagrant
6 18 (3.67%) GitLab
7 17 (3.46%) Maven
8 14 (2.85%) TeamCity
9 13 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (1.63%) PHPUnit
10 8 (1.63%) Xdebug
11 6 (1.22%) Artifactory
12 5 (1.02%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.02%) Travis CI
13 3 (0.61%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.61%) CircleCI
13 3 (0.61%) Fiddler
13 3 (0.61%) GoCD
13 3 (0.61%) Hudson
14 2 (0.41%) GCC
General
1 39 (7.94%) Finance
2 25 (5.09%) Marketing
3 12 (2.44%) Games
4 7 (1.43%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.22%) Publishing
6 5 (1.02%) Banking
7 4 (0.81%) Advertising
7 4 (0.81%) Automotive
7 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.61%) Back Office
8 3 (0.61%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.61%) Legal
8 3 (0.61%) Retail
9 2 (0.41%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 153 (31.16%) Systems Administrator
2 143 (29.12%) Administrator
3 133 (27.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 122 (24.85%) Linux Engineer
5 116 (23.63%) Linux Administrator
6 103 (20.98%) DevOps Engineer
7 54 (11.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 54 (11.00%) Systems Engineer
8 48 (9.78%) Developer
9 43 (8.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 38 (7.74%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 34 (6.92%) Cloud Engineer
12 28 (5.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 28 (5.70%) Senior DevOps
13 26 (5.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 22 (4.48%) Linux Support
15 19 (3.87%) Support Engineer
16 18 (3.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
17 17 (3.46%) Python Developer
18 15 (3.05%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (14.87%) LAMP
2 44 (8.96%) Web Services
3 31 (6.31%) HTML
4 28 (5.70%) Node.js
5 27 (5.50%) LEMP Stack
6 26 (5.30%) RabbitMQ
7 21 (4.28%) CSS
7 21 (4.28%) RESTful
8 20 (4.07%) Django
9 16 (3.26%) .NET
10 13 (2.65%) Celery
10 13 (2.65%) Flask
10 13 (2.65%) LAPP Stack
11 12 (2.44%) jQuery
12 10 (2.04%) Memcached
13 9 (1.83%) Kafka
13 9 (1.83%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (1.83%) Zend Framework
14 8 (1.63%) Backbone.js
14 8 (1.63%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.54%) Data Centre
2 24 (4.89%) Clustering
3 21 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.67%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.05%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.85%) EMC VNX
7 14 (2.85%) iPad
8 10 (2.04%) PKI
9 8 (1.63%) Replication
9 8 (1.63%) Wiki
10 7 (1.43%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.02%) Eurex
11 5 (1.02%) User Experience
12 4 (0.81%) GPGPU
13 3 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
13 3 (0.61%) Mobile Games
13 3 (0.61%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 491 (100.00%) Linux
2 291 (59.27%) Ubuntu
3 193 (39.31%) CentOS
4 119 (24.24%) Windows
5 114 (23.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 85 (17.31%) Unix
7 57 (11.61%) Windows Server
8 38 (7.74%) SUSE
9 31 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (5.70%) Solaris
11 25 (5.09%) Mac OS X
12 17 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (3.26%) HPUX
14 14 (2.85%) NetWare
15 11 (2.24%) AIX
16 8 (1.63%) Windows 8
17 7 (1.43%) Fedora
18 3 (0.61%) Android
18 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (39.51%) DevOps
2 83 (16.90%) Configuration Management
3 74 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (13.24%) Open Source
5 49 (9.98%) High Availability
6 45 (9.16%) Scrum
7 36 (7.33%) E-Commerce
8 34 (6.92%) ITIL
9 31 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (6.11%) Load Balancing
11 23 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
11 23 (4.68%) Network Monitoring
12 16 (3.26%) Business Continuity
12 16 (3.26%) Project Management
13 15 (3.05%) TDD
14 14 (2.85%) Document Management
14 14 (2.85%) MVC
14 14 (2.85%) Quality Management
14 14 (2.85%) Strategic Planning
14 14 (2.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 215 (43.79%) Python
2 170 (34.62%) Bash Shell
3 82 (16.70%) PHP
4 72 (14.66%) Perl
5 67 (13.65%) Java
6 55 (11.20%) Ruby
7 53 (10.79%) SQL
8 32 (6.52%) JavaScript
9 24 (4.89%) Shell Script
10 17 (3.46%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.65%) C++
12 7 (1.43%) C#
13 5 (1.02%) C-shell
14 4 (0.81%) Bourne shell
14 4 (0.81%) Korn
14 4 (0.81%) R
15 3 (0.61%) C
15 3 (0.61%) Go
15 3 (0.61%) Lua
15 3 (0.61%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 25 (5.09%) Degree
2 23 (4.68%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.46%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.43%) CCNA
5 7 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (1.22%) CISSP
6 6 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.02%) CISM
7 5 (1.02%) RHCE
8 4 (0.81%) CCNP
8 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.61%) CCDP
9 3 (0.61%) CCSP
9 3 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (0.61%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.61%) MCP
9 3 (0.61%) VCP5
9 3 (0.61%) VCP6
10 2 (0.41%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.70%) QA
2 10 (2.04%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.20%) GCP
4 1 (0.20%) GDPR
4 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 134 (27.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (14.46%) Docker
3 66 (13.44%) Active Directory
4 49 (9.98%) Hyper-V
5 40 (8.15%) Xen
6 35 (7.13%) KVM
7 29 (5.91%) vSphere
8 25 (5.09%) Varnish
9 23 (4.68%) Virtual Servers
10 16 (3.26%) XenServer
11 15 (3.05%) NFS
12 14 (2.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 14 (2.85%) XenApp
13 13 (2.65%) iptables
14 12 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (2.24%) Postfix
15 11 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
16 10 (2.04%) QEMU
16 10 (2.04%) qmail
17 9 (1.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 206 (41.96%) Puppet
2 122 (24.85%) Ansible
3 120 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
4 92 (18.74%) Nagios
5 37 (7.54%) Salt
6 26 (5.30%) HAProxy
7 19 (3.87%) Kubernetes
8 18 (3.67%) Graphite
8 18 (3.67%) ZABBIX
9 16 (3.26%) Terraform
10 15 (3.05%) Mesos
11 14 (2.85%) EMC VPLEX
11 14 (2.85%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 14 (2.85%) Simpana
12 13 (2.65%) cPanel
13 12 (2.44%) Cacti
14 11 (2.24%) OpenNMS
15 9 (1.83%) collectd
15 9 (1.83%) Kibana
15 9 (1.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 213 (43.38%) Red Hat
2 180 (36.66%) VMware
3 58 (11.81%) Cisco
4 45 (9.16%) Oracle
5 28 (5.70%) Juniper
6 26 (5.30%) SaltStack
7 25 (5.09%) Microsoft
8 24 (4.89%) Google
9 23 (4.68%) Citrix
9 23 (4.68%) EMC
10 19 (3.87%) HP
11 18 (3.67%) SolarWinds
12 17 (3.46%) CommVault
13 14 (2.85%) Novell
14 13 (2.65%) Brocade
15 10 (2.04%) SAP
16 9 (1.83%) Zend
17 8 (1.63%) New Relic
17 8 (1.63%) Veritas
17 8 (1.63%) WatchGuard
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
United Kingdom
WCN
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
AM Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Salary based on expertise
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 9 days ago
Surbiton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 11 days ago