The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 182 181 183
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Debian 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.70% 0.74% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,100 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £43,500 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
Debian
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
995 944 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.36% 25.36% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 843 815 956
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Debian
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Debian Salary Trend in Manchester

Debian
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Debian Salary Histogram in Manchester

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) MySQL
3 14 (56.00%) Apache
3 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
3 14 (56.00%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (56.00%) nginx
4 11 (44.00%) Perl
5 10 (40.00%) DNS
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
6 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (28.00%) Puppet
7 7 (28.00%) SAN
7 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco
7 7 (28.00%) PHP
8 6 (24.00%) VoIP
9 5 (20.00%) IP Telephony
9 5 (20.00%) RHCA
9 5 (20.00%) FTP
9 5 (20.00%) RHCE
9 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
10 4 (16.00%) Nagios
10 4 (16.00%) Network Management
10 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
10 4 (16.00%) WAN
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) Broadband
10 4 (16.00%) Telecoms

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (56.00%) Apache
1 14 (56.00%) nginx
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DNS
2 7 (28.00%) SAN
3 6 (24.00%) VoIP
4 5 (20.00%) FTP
4 5 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
5 4 (16.00%) WAN
5 4 (16.00%) Broadband
6 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (12.00%) RTP
6 3 (12.00%) VLAN
6 3 (12.00%) NAS
7 2 (8.00%) SSH
7 2 (8.00%) Megaco
7 2 (8.00%) H.323
7 2 (8.00%) Firewall
7 2 (8.00%) Internet
7 2 (8.00%) HTTP
7 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) MySQL
2 14 (56.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Redis
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) XHTML
1 2 (8.00%) Ajax
1 2 (8.00%) CakePHP
1 2 (8.00%) HTML5
1 2 (8.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.00%) Network Management
3 3 (12.00%) High Availability
3 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Perl
2 7 (28.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) RHCE
1 5 (20.00%) RHCA
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) CCDP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (12.00%) Kamailio
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Nagios
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 3 (12.00%) New Relic
5 2 (8.00%) Acme Packet
5 2 (8.00%) Sonus
5 2 (8.00%) Percona
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) Dell
5 2 (8.00%) Zend
5 2 (8.00%) Sage
6 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle