The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 126 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.047% - 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £22,500 - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%
Debian
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
477 606 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.36% 28.44% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 422 551 331
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Debian across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Debian
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Debian Salary Trend in Birmingham

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Debian.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) RHCE
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) FreeBSD
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Acronis
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Debian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) FreeBSD
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SUSE
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Acronis
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper