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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 76 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Debian 24 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.21% 1.69% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.92% 6.86% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 10
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
347 175 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.89% 24.65% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 311 164 338
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £42,000
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 30 September 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in Brighton

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 60 (98.36%) Linux
2 45 (73.77%) HTTP
2 45 (73.77%) TCP/IP
3 41 (67.21%) Puppet
4 40 (65.57%) Bash Shell
5 39 (63.93%) SMTP
6 31 (50.82%) Open Source
7 27 (44.26%) Ubuntu
8 26 (42.62%) Java
8 26 (42.62%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (40.98%) Tomcat
10 24 (39.34%) UNIX
10 24 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
11 23 (37.70%) Web Services
12 22 (36.07%) VoIP
12 22 (36.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (34.43%) Red Hat
13 21 (34.43%) DevOps
14 20 (32.79%) Basecamp
14 20 (32.79%) Jenkins
14 20 (32.79%) DNS
14 20 (32.79%) Samba
14 20 (32.79%) LDAP
14 20 (32.79%) DHCP
14 20 (32.79%) FTP
14 20 (32.79%) NFS
14 20 (32.79%) Postfix
14 20 (32.79%) JIRA
14 20 (32.79%) Ruby
15 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (40.98%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.56%) Jetty
3 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) Drupal
4 2 (3.28%) nginx
4 2 (3.28%) Moodle
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.64%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 24 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (32.79%) Basecamp
3 17 (27.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 45 (73.77%) HTTP
1 45 (73.77%) TCP/IP
2 39 (63.93%) SMTP
3 22 (36.07%) VoIP
4 20 (32.79%) LDAP
4 20 (32.79%) DHCP
4 20 (32.79%) FTP
4 20 (32.79%) DNS
5 4 (6.56%) Firewall
6 2 (3.28%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) JIRA
1 20 (32.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) JMeter
2 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (67.21%) Systems Administrator
1 41 (67.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 41 (67.21%) Linux Administrator
1 41 (67.21%) Administrator
2 17 (27.87%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (27.87%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (3.28%) Developer
3 2 (3.28%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (3.28%) PHP Developer
3 2 (3.28%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (1.64%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (1.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (1.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) Web Services
2 3 (4.92%) LAMP
3 2 (3.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.82%) Open Source
2 17 (27.87%) Digital Media
2 17 (27.87%) Mobile App
3 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Social Media
5 1 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 60 (98.36%) Linux
2 27 (44.26%) Ubuntu
3 24 (39.34%) UNIX
4 22 (36.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (19.67%) OpenBSD
6 3 (4.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) DevOps
2 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) Configuration Management
4 14 (22.95%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (19.67%) Build Automation
5 12 (19.67%) Load Testing
6 4 (6.56%) Project Management
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Web Development
7 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
8 1 (1.64%) Analytics
8 1 (1.64%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (1.64%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.64%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) Bash Shell
2 26 (42.62%) Java
3 20 (32.79%) Ruby
4 14 (22.95%) Python
5 9 (14.75%) Perl
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (32.79%) NFS
1 20 (32.79%) Samba
1 20 (32.79%) Postfix
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 41 (67.21%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Nagios
2 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.56%) VMware