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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 80 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Debian 15 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.48% 1.06% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.64% 4.06% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 6
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
323 197 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.79% 26.09% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 290 174 348
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (79.25%) HTTP
2 42 (79.25%) TCP/IP
3 36 (67.92%) SMTP
4 33 (62.26%) Puppet
5 32 (60.38%) Bash Shell
6 27 (50.94%) Open Source
7 26 (49.06%) Ubuntu
8 24 (45.28%) UNIX
9 23 (43.40%) Web Services
9 23 (43.40%) Java
9 23 (43.40%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (43.40%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (39.62%) Tomcat
11 19 (35.85%) VoIP
12 18 (33.96%) Red Hat
12 18 (33.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (32.08%) JIRA
13 17 (32.08%) Postfix
13 17 (32.08%) Amazon EC2
13 17 (32.08%) Digital Media
13 17 (32.08%) Basecamp
13 17 (32.08%) Jenkins
13 17 (32.08%) Mobile App
13 17 (32.08%) DNS
13 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (32.08%) Samba
13 17 (32.08%) LDAP
13 17 (32.08%) DHCP
13 17 (32.08%) FTP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 21 (39.62%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) Jetty
3 2 (3.77%) nginx
3 2 (3.77%) Moodle
3 2 (3.77%) Drupal
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 23 (43.40%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (32.08%) Basecamp
2 17 (32.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 42 (79.25%) HTTP
1 42 (79.25%) TCP/IP
2 36 (67.92%) SMTP
3 19 (35.85%) VoIP
4 17 (32.08%) LDAP
4 17 (32.08%) DHCP
4 17 (32.08%) FTP
4 17 (32.08%) DNS
5 4 (7.55%) Firewall
6 2 (3.77%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) JIRA
1 17 (32.08%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Systems Administrator
1 34 (64.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 34 (64.15%) Linux Administrator
1 34 (64.15%) Administrator
2 17 (32.08%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (3.77%) Developer
3 2 (3.77%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (3.77%) PHP Developer
3 2 (3.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (1.89%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 1 (1.89%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) Web Services
2 2 (3.77%) LAMP
2 2 (3.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) Open Source
2 17 (32.08%) Digital Media
2 17 (32.08%) Mobile App
3 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (49.06%) Ubuntu
3 24 (45.28%) UNIX
4 18 (33.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (15.09%) OpenBSD
6 2 (3.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (32.08%) DevOps
2 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
3 10 (18.87%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (15.09%) Build Automation
4 8 (15.09%) Load Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Project Management
5 4 (7.55%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Web Development
6 2 (3.77%) Web Application Development
7 1 (1.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (60.38%) Bash Shell
2 23 (43.40%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) Ruby
4 9 (16.98%) Python
5 8 (15.09%) Perl
6 2 (3.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (32.08%) NFS
1 17 (32.08%) Samba
1 17 (32.08%) Postfix
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) LXC
3 2 (3.77%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 33 (62.26%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.55%) VMware