The first table below looks at the demand for Debian skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 28 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 211 196 196
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Debian 10 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.25% 0.061%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.89% 1.01% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 3
Average salary £24,500 £34,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.98% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,800 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,500 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £34,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -11.53%
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1128 1386 1161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.94% 25.01% 23.74%
Number of salaries quoted 987 1167 1040
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West Midlands

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

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Debian
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Debian Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Debian
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Debian across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Debian Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Debian
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Staffordshire -6 5 £22,500 -30.76%
Warwickshire 0 1 £40,000 +15.94%
Birmingham - 1 £22,500 -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (76.92%) Ubuntu
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
5 15 (57.69%) DNS
6 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (46.15%) nginx
7 12 (46.15%) NoSQL
8 11 (42.31%) CentOS
8 11 (42.31%) Python
8 11 (42.31%) IIS
8 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (42.31%) Replication
9 10 (38.46%) VMware
9 10 (38.46%) Apache
9 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
10 9 (34.62%) SQL
10 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
10 9 (34.62%) Nagios
11 8 (30.77%) Java
11 8 (30.77%) UNIX
11 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (30.77%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (30.77%) Talend
12 7 (26.92%) DHCP

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (46.15%) nginx
2 11 (42.31%) IIS
3 10 (38.46%) Apache
4 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
5 5 (19.23%) Apache Solr
6 3 (11.54%) Node.js
7 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
8 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DNS
2 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (26.92%) DHCP
4 6 (23.08%) LDAP
5 5 (19.23%) SAN
5 5 (19.23%) Network Security
6 4 (15.38%) HTTP
7 3 (11.54%) VLAN
8 1 (3.85%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (3.85%) LAN
8 1 (3.85%) WAN
8 1 (3.85%) VPN
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (46.15%) NoSQL
3 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (26.92%) MySQL
6 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.54%) Grunt
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Automotive
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Support
2 6 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Web Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Junior DBA
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Trainee
6 1 (3.85%) Trainee Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) LAMP
2 3 (11.54%) jQuery
2 3 (11.54%) Django
2 3 (11.54%) Ajax
2 3 (11.54%) Sass
2 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (76.92%) Ubuntu
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) CentOS
5 8 (30.77%) UNIX
5 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (19.23%) SELinux
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) FreeBSD
8 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
8 3 (11.54%) SUSE
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Software Deployment
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 5 (19.23%) Perl
5 5 (19.23%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) VBA
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) RHCE
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) Postfix
3 5 (19.23%) Sendmail
3 5 (19.23%) Varnish
4 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) Docker
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Nagios
2 6 (23.08%) WSUS
3 4 (15.38%) Puppet
3 4 (15.38%) logstash
4 1 (3.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Talend
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) Sun
6 3 (11.54%) JBoss
7 1 (3.85%) Twitter
7 1 (3.85%) Acronis
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) Juniper
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco