The first table below looks at the demand for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 240 241 230
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Debian 2 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.48% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 23
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -11.53%
Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1729 1865 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.55% 25.49% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1611 1760
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Debian
England

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Debian
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Debian Salary Trend in the North West

Debian
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in the North West

Debian
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 2 £37,500 -37.50%
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
3 6 (54.55%) Apache
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) CentOS
5 4 (36.36%) vSphere
5 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
5 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
5 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (36.36%) vCloud
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) EMC
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) Symantec
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 4 (36.36%) LAN

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XHTML
2 2 (18.18%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) W3C
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) CentOS
4 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
7 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
1 4 (36.36%) Strategic Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Online Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) VBScript
2 4 (36.36%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Squid
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (36.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
1 4 (36.36%) WSUS
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) BMC
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds