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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Debian Linux
UK
Rank 614 644 624
Rank change year-on-year +30 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Debian 239 312 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 1.16% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 208 278 268
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.69% -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 19873 26784 28342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.73% 26.11% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16699 22540 23686
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +1.23%  
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 23 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 23 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 +29 228 £45,000 +12.50% 50
South East +50 75 £48,750 +33.56% 10
London +10 69 £52,500 - 23
Berkshire +62 40 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Yorkshire +39 27 £47,500 +11.76% 3
West Yorkshire +38 24 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Leeds +25 23 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Manchester -9 18 £35,000 +28.44% 5
North West -9 18 £35,000 +21.73% 5
Nottinghamshire +21 14 £40,000 +20.75%
East Midlands +11 14 £40,000 -11.11%
Nottingham +19 13 £40,000 +20.75%
Slough - 12 £62,500 -
City of London +46 11 £42,535 -1.08% 4
Reading +41 10 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Oxfordshire +1 10 £57,500 +21.05%
West Midlands +21 9 £37,500 +25.00%
Ascot - 9 £65,000 -
Surrey +35 8 £35,250 -11.87% 1
East of England +32 8 £50,000 +29.03% 2
Stockport +6 7 £35,000 +28.44%
Brighton - 7 £33,000 -
Hereford - 7 £37,500 -
Worcester - 7 £37,500 -
East Sussex - 7 £33,000 -
Herefordshire - 7 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 7 £37,500 -
South West +23 6 £42,500 +6.25% 5
South Wales +15 6 £25,000 -
Wales +7 6 £25,000 -

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 495 (100.00%) Linux
2 295 (59.60%) Ubuntu
3 217 (43.84%) Red Hat
4 216 (43.64%) Python
5 208 (42.02%) Puppet
6 197 (39.80%) CentOS
6 197 (39.80%) DevOps
7 182 (36.77%) VMware
8 170 (34.34%) Bash Shell
9 166 (33.54%) MySQL
10 162 (32.73%) Apache
11 134 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 133 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
13 122 (24.65%) Ansible
14 121 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
14 121 (24.44%) Windows
15 117 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 103 (20.81%) Firewall
17 92 (18.59%) Nagios
18 90 (18.18%) DNS
18 90 (18.18%) nginx
19 89 (17.98%) Git (software)
20 86 (17.37%) Unix
21 85 (17.17%) TCP/IP
22 84 (16.97%) Configuration Management
23 82 (16.57%) PHP
24 77 (15.56%) Jenkins
25 75 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
26 73 (14.75%) LAMP
27 72 (14.55%) 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
1 162 (32.73%) Apache
2 90 (18.18%) nginx
3 72 (14.55%) Tomcat
4 51 (10.30%) IIS
5 30 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
6 27 (5.45%) OpenStack
7 16 (3.23%) MS Exchange
8 14 (2.83%) Alfresco
9 13 (2.63%) uWSGI
10 10 (2.02%) lighttpd
11 6 (1.21%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.01%) 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 (0.40%) Confluence
15 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.40%) WildFly
16 1 (0.20%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (0.81%) MS Office
2 2 (0.40%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.20%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 14 (2.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.61%) Magento
2 3 (0.61%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 133 (26.87%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (3.23%) G Suite
5 13 (2.63%) IBM Cloud
6 10 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (2.02%) SoftLayer
7 8 (1.62%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.62%) IaaS
7 8 (1.62%) SaaS
8 7 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.41%) Datadog
8 7 (1.41%) GitHub
8 7 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.81%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.81%) Heroku
10 3 (0.61%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.61%) Route 53
11 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 103 (20.81%) Firewall
2 90 (18.18%) DNS
3 85 (17.17%) TCP/IP
4 42 (8.48%) VPN
5 31 (6.26%) SAN
6 28 (5.66%) VLAN
7 26 (5.25%) Internet
7 26 (5.25%) LAN
8 25 (5.05%) WAN
9 21 (4.24%) iSCSI
9 21 (4.24%) SSH
10 20 (4.04%) MPLS
10 20 (4.04%) SSL
11 19 (3.84%) DHCP
12 16 (3.23%) BGP
13 15 (3.03%) NetScaler
14 12 (2.42%) HTTP
15 11 (2.22%) IPsec
15 11 (2.22%) LDAP
15 11 (2.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (33.54%) MySQL
2 66 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 47 (9.49%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (7.07%) Redis
5 20 (4.04%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.84%) MongoDB
6 19 (3.84%) Oracle Database
7 18 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.02%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.82%) Big Data
10 9 (1.82%) MariaDB
10 9 (1.82%) SAP HANA
11 8 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (1.62%) CouchDB
12 7 (1.41%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.41%) OpenStack Swift
13 5 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.01%) OrientDB
13 5 (1.01%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 89 (17.98%) Git (software)
2 77 (15.56%) Jenkins
3 40 (8.08%) Subversion
4 28 (5.66%) JIRA
5 20 (4.04%) Vagrant
6 19 (3.84%) Maven
7 18 (3.64%) GitLab
8 15 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 14 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (1.62%) PHPUnit
10 8 (1.62%) Xdebug
11 6 (1.21%) Artifactory
12 5 (1.01%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.01%) 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 (0.40%) Bitbucket
General
1 42 (8.48%) Finance
2 25 (5.05%) Marketing
3 12 (2.42%) Games
4 8 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.21%) Publishing
6 5 (1.01%) 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 (0.40%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 155 (31.31%) Systems Administrator
2 144 (29.09%) Administrator
3 135 (27.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 124 (25.05%) Linux Engineer
5 117 (23.64%) Linux Administrator
6 104 (21.01%) DevOps Engineer
7 56 (11.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 54 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
9 48 (9.70%) Developer
10 45 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 38 (7.68%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 35 (7.07%) Cloud Engineer
13 28 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 27 (5.45%) Senior DevOps
15 25 (5.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 22 (4.44%) Linux Support
17 19 (3.84%) Support Engineer
18 18 (3.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
19 17 (3.43%) Python Developer
20 15 (3.03%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (14.75%) LAMP
2 44 (8.89%) Web Services
3 31 (6.26%) HTML
4 28 (5.66%) Node.js
5 27 (5.45%) LEMP Stack
6 26 (5.25%) RabbitMQ
7 21 (4.24%) CSS
7 21 (4.24%) RESTful
8 20 (4.04%) Django
9 16 (3.23%) .NET
10 13 (2.63%) Celery
10 13 (2.63%) Flask
10 13 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
11 12 (2.42%) jQuery
12 10 (2.02%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (2.02%) Memcached
13 9 (1.82%) Kafka
13 9 (1.82%) Zend Framework
14 8 (1.62%) AngularJS
14 8 (1.62%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.47%) Data Centre
2 24 (4.85%) Clustering
3 21 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.04%) Mobile App
5 18 (3.64%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.83%) EMC VNX
7 14 (2.83%) iPad
8 10 (2.02%) PKI
9 8 (1.62%) Replication
9 8 (1.62%) Wiki
10 7 (1.41%) Public Cloud
11 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.01%) Eurex
11 5 (1.01%) 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
1 495 (100.00%) Linux
2 295 (59.60%) Ubuntu
3 197 (39.80%) CentOS
4 121 (24.44%) Windows
5 117 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 86 (17.37%) Unix
7 59 (11.92%) Windows Server
8 38 (7.68%) SUSE
9 31 (6.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (5.66%) Solaris
11 25 (5.05%) Mac OS X
12 17 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (3.23%) HPUX
14 14 (2.83%) NetWare
15 11 (2.22%) AIX
16 8 (1.62%) Windows 8
17 7 (1.41%) Fedora
18 3 (0.61%) Android
18 3 (0.61%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (39.80%) DevOps
2 84 (16.97%) Configuration Management
3 75 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (13.33%) Open Source
5 49 (9.90%) High Availability
6 46 (9.29%) Scrum
7 36 (7.27%) E-Commerce
8 34 (6.87%) ITIL
9 31 (6.26%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (6.06%) Load Balancing
11 23 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
11 23 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
12 16 (3.23%) Business Continuity
12 16 (3.23%) Project Management
13 15 (3.03%) TDD
14 14 (2.83%) Document Management
14 14 (2.83%) MVC
14 14 (2.83%) Quality Management
14 14 (2.83%) Strategic Planning
14 14 (2.83%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 216 (43.64%) Python
2 170 (34.34%) Bash Shell
3 82 (16.57%) PHP
4 72 (14.55%) Perl
5 69 (13.94%) Java
6 55 (11.11%) Ruby
7 54 (10.91%) SQL
8 32 (6.46%) JavaScript
9 24 (4.85%) Shell Script
10 17 (3.43%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.63%) C++
12 7 (1.41%) C#
13 5 (1.01%) 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%) Lua
15 3 (0.61%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.61%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 25 (5.05%) Degree
2 23 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.43%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.41%) CCNA
5 7 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (1.21%) CISSP
6 6 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.01%) CISM
7 5 (1.01%) 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 (0.40%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.66%) QA
2 10 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.41%) 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 (27.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (14.14%) Docker
3 68 (13.74%) Active Directory
4 49 (9.90%) Hyper-V
5 40 (8.08%) Xen
6 35 (7.07%) KVM
7 29 (5.86%) vSphere
8 25 (5.05%) Varnish
9 23 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
10 16 (3.23%) XenServer
11 15 (3.03%) NFS
12 14 (2.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 14 (2.83%) XenApp
13 13 (2.63%) iptables
14 12 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
15 11 (2.22%) Postfix
15 11 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
16 10 (2.02%) QEMU
16 10 (2.02%) qmail
17 9 (1.82%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 208 (42.02%) Puppet
2 122 (24.65%) Ansible
3 121 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
4 92 (18.59%) Nagios
5 37 (7.47%) Salt
6 26 (5.25%) HAProxy
7 19 (3.84%) Kubernetes
8 18 (3.64%) Graphite
8 18 (3.64%) ZABBIX
9 15 (3.03%) Mesos
9 15 (3.03%) Terraform
10 14 (2.83%) EMC VPLEX
10 14 (2.83%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 14 (2.83%) Simpana
11 13 (2.63%) cPanel
12 12 (2.42%) Cacti
13 11 (2.22%) OpenNMS
14 9 (1.82%) Kibana
14 9 (1.82%) logstash
14 9 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 217 (43.84%) Red Hat
2 182 (36.77%) VMware
3 58 (11.72%) Cisco
4 44 (8.89%) Oracle
5 28 (5.66%) Juniper
6 26 (5.25%) SaltStack
7 25 (5.05%) Google
7 25 (5.05%) Microsoft
8 23 (4.65%) Citrix
8 23 (4.65%) EMC
9 19 (3.84%) HP
10 18 (3.64%) SolarWinds
11 17 (3.43%) CommVault
12 14 (2.83%) Novell
13 13 (2.63%) Brocade
14 11 (2.22%) SAP
15 9 (1.82%) Zend
16 8 (1.62%) New Relic
16 8 (1.62%) Veritas
16 8 (1.62%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Salary based on expertise
Posted: Yesterday
London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
AM Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 33k
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, equity
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + On
Posted: 8 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits + On Call + B
Posted: 8 days ago