The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Debian Linux
Rank 232 247 245
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Debian 18 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.028% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.19% 0.11% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.24%
Debian
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1511 1745 1853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.15% 24.42% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1448 1595
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 +29 18 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (61.76%) MySQL
2 21 (61.76%) Red Hat
3 19 (55.88%) Apache
4 18 (52.94%) nginx
5 17 (50.00%) DNS
6 15 (44.12%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (38.24%) CentOS
8 12 (35.29%) RHCA
8 12 (35.29%) RHCE
8 12 (35.29%) FTP
8 12 (35.29%) PHP
9 11 (32.35%) Perl
9 11 (32.35%) Python
10 10 (29.41%) VMware
11 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
13 7 (20.59%) Fedora
13 7 (20.59%) LAMP
13 7 (20.59%) SUSE
13 7 (20.59%) Cisco
13 7 (20.59%) Ruby
14 6 (17.65%) SAN
14 6 (17.65%) Nagios
14 6 (17.65%) Firewall
15 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
15 5 (14.71%) Open Source
15 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
16 4 (11.76%) OpenStack

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 19 (55.88%) Apache
2 18 (52.94%) nginx
3 4 (11.76%) OpenStack
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.94%) Jetty
5 1 (2.94%) WordPress
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) DNS
2 12 (35.29%) FTP
3 6 (17.65%) SAN
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 4 (11.76%) VoIP
4 4 (11.76%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (8.82%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) LAN
5 3 (8.82%) Internet
5 3 (8.82%) VPN
5 3 (8.82%) NAS
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (5.88%) LDAP
6 2 (5.88%) OpenVPN
7 1 (2.94%) SNMP
7 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) SSL
7 1 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) MySQL
2 15 (44.12%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Redis
4 1 (2.94%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.94%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Administrator
2 15 (44.12%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (32.35%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (32.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Linux Specialist
6 3 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) DBA
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) Memcached
2 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.94%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) CentOS
3 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
4 7 (20.59%) SUSE
4 7 (20.59%) Fedora
5 4 (11.76%) Windows
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.88%) FreeNAS
7 2 (5.88%) UNIX
8 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
1 5 (14.71%) Open Source
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.82%) Network Design
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) PHP
2 11 (32.35%) Python
2 11 (32.35%) Perl
3 7 (20.59%) Ruby
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) RHCE
1 12 (35.29%) RHCA
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.82%) Xen
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (8.82%) pfSense
3 2 (5.88%) Docker
3 2 (5.88%) Samba
3 2 (5.88%) Squid
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) Varnish
4 1 (2.94%) Ceph
4 1 (2.94%) GlusterFS
4 1 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Nagios
2 3 (8.82%) ARCserve
2 3 (8.82%) SCVMM
2 3 (8.82%) ZABBIX
2 3 (8.82%) Puppet
3 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.88%) Munin
3 2 (5.88%) Zenoss
3 2 (5.88%) SmokePing
3 2 (5.88%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) cPanel
4 1 (2.94%) Plesk
4 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Red Hat
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) WatchGuard
5 3 (8.82%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) New Relic
7 1 (2.94%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits incl health
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago