The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 218 198 200
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Debian 5 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.089% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.81% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1438 1357 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.66% 25.13% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1206 1060
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
Birmingham - 2 £22,750 -
Debian
England

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Ubuntu
3 18 (75.00%) Windows
4 16 (66.67%) DNS
4 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (45.83%) nginx
6 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (45.83%) Python
6 11 (45.83%) Red Hat
6 11 (45.83%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (45.83%) Replication
7 10 (41.67%) VMware
7 10 (41.67%) IIS
7 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (37.50%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) Apache
9 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 8 (33.33%) UNIX
9 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 8 (33.33%) Nagios
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (33.33%) CentOS
9 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
9 8 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (33.33%) Talend
10 7 (29.17%) Java
10 7 (29.17%) MySQL

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (45.83%) nginx
2 10 (41.67%) IIS
3 8 (33.33%) Apache
3 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (20.83%) Apache Solr
5 3 (12.50%) Node.js
6 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
3 6 (25.00%) LDAP
3 6 (25.00%) DHCP
4 5 (20.83%) SAN
4 5 (20.83%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) HTTP
6 2 (8.33%) VPN
6 2 (8.33%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) Firewall
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (45.83%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (29.17%) MySQL
6 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Grunt
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Automotive
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Web Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Junior
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Junior DBA
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) LAMP
2 3 (12.50%) Ajax
2 3 (12.50%) Django
2 3 (12.50%) jQuery
2 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (12.50%) Sass
2 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (79.17%) Ubuntu
3 18 (75.00%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) UNIX
4 8 (33.33%) CentOS
4 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (20.83%) SELinux
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.50%) FreeBSD
7 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
7 3 (12.50%) SUSE
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Software License Management
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.33%) ETL
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
4 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (20.83%) Perl
5 5 (20.83%) PHP
6 3 (12.50%) VBA
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) C#
6 3 (12.50%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) RHCE
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.83%) Postfix
3 5 (20.83%) Sendmail
3 5 (20.83%) Varnish
4 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Nagios
2 6 (25.00%) WSUS
3 3 (12.50%) Puppet
3 3 (12.50%) logstash
4 1 (4.17%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Red Hat
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Talend
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) Sun
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 2 (8.33%) JBoss
6 2 (8.33%) Acronis