The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 97 103
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Debian 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.51% 0.15% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.17% 0.64% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Median salary £47,500 £31,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.22% -22.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 230 311 409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 23.59% 23.96% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 215 264 354
Median salary £36,116 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.18% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Debian
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Debian in Wales

Debian
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Debian in Wales over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Debian in Wales

Debian
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
South Wales +22 5 £47,500 +53.22%
Debian
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Debian.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 11 (100.00%) CentOS
2 8 (72.73%) Ubuntu
3 7 (63.64%) Python
3 7 (63.64%) VoIP
4 6 (54.55%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) MySQL
6 4 (36.36%) MPLS
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) PBX
6 4 (36.36%) Brocade
6 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
6 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
6 4 (36.36%) RTP
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Acme Packet
6 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (27.27%) Ansible
7 3 (27.27%) Docker
7 3 (27.27%) DevOps
7 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) Terraform
7 3 (27.27%) REST
7 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) VoIP
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) MPLS
2 4 (36.36%) PBX
2 4 (36.36%) RTP
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
3 3 (27.27%) IP Telephony
3 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) REST
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Loki
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Digital TV
2 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) CentOS
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Ubuntu
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Groovy
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
1 3 (27.27%) Terraform
2 1 (9.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Acme Packet
3 4 (36.36%) Brocade
3 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
4 1 (9.09%) BroadSoft
4 1 (9.09%) Perforce
4 1 (9.09%) Polycom
4 1 (9.09%) Sonus
4 1 (9.09%) Yealink