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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 137 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.085% - 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £22,750 - £33,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 - £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £22,950 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
606 613 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.81% 28.85% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 530 571 352
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 29 September 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SUSE
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) RHCE
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) FreeBSD
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) FreeBSD
2 3 (60.00%) SUSE
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Software License Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Acronis