The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 114 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.052% - 0.059%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £22,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.53%
Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
392 553 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.43% 27.55% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 357 489 345
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Debian
West Midlands

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 23 July 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
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) SUSE
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) RHCE
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) FreeBSD
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Migration

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee
2 1 (20.00%) Trainee Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) FreeBSD
3 3 (60.00%) SUSE
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Acronis