The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 76 61 81
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Debian 35 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.86% 2.63% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.06% 11.11% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 7
Average salary £47,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.43% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Debian
East Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
348 162 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 28.43% 23.65% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 313 159 346
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Debian
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Debian Salary Trend in Brighton

Debian
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Brighton

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 58 (98.31%) Linux
2 45 (76.27%) Puppet
3 44 (74.58%) Bash Shell
4 41 (69.49%) TCP/IP
4 41 (69.49%) HTTP
5 35 (59.32%) SMTP
6 27 (45.76%) Open Source
7 25 (42.37%) Tomcat
8 24 (40.68%) Java
8 24 (40.68%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (40.68%) Ruby
9 22 (37.29%) VoIP
9 22 (37.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (35.59%) Ubuntu
10 21 (35.59%) Red Hat
10 21 (35.59%) DevOps
11 20 (33.90%) Jenkins
11 20 (33.90%) Basecamp
11 20 (33.90%) DNS
11 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management
11 20 (33.90%) Samba
11 20 (33.90%) UNIX
11 20 (33.90%) LDAP
11 20 (33.90%) DHCP
11 20 (33.90%) FTP
11 20 (33.90%) NFS
11 20 (33.90%) JIRA
11 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (33.90%) Postfix
12 19 (32.20%) Web Services

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 25 (42.37%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.78%) Jetty
3 2 (3.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) Drupal
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) Basecamp
1 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 41 (69.49%) TCP/IP
1 41 (69.49%) HTTP
2 35 (59.32%) SMTP
3 22 (37.29%) VoIP
4 20 (33.90%) DNS
4 20 (33.90%) LDAP
4 20 (33.90%) DHCP
4 20 (33.90%) FTP
5 4 (6.78%) Firewall
6 2 (3.39%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Jenkins
1 20 (33.90%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) JMeter
General
1 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (76.27%) Systems Administrator
1 45 (76.27%) Administrator
1 45 (76.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 45 (76.27%) Linux Administrator
2 13 (22.03%) Linux Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (1.69%) Junior
3 1 (1.69%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (1.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (45.76%) Open Source
2 14 (23.73%) Computer Science
3 13 (22.03%) Digital Media
3 13 (22.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 58 (98.31%) Linux
2 22 (37.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (35.59%) Ubuntu
4 20 (33.90%) UNIX
5 16 (27.12%) OpenBSD
6 3 (5.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) DevOps
2 20 (33.90%) Configuration Management
3 16 (27.12%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (23.73%) Load Testing
4 14 (23.73%) Build Automation
5 4 (6.78%) Project Management
5 4 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) Analytics
7 2 (3.39%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.39%) Web Development
8 1 (1.69%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.69%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) Bash Shell
2 24 (40.68%) Java
2 24 (40.68%) Ruby
3 18 (30.51%) Python
4 7 (11.86%) Perl
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) Samba
1 20 (33.90%) NFS
1 20 (33.90%) Postfix
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 45 (76.27%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.78%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Google