Period
to 23 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DRBD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DRBD over the 6 months to 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DRBD (Distributed Replicated Block Device)
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1007 1118 1200
Rank change year-on-year +111 +82 -9
Permanent jobs citing DRBD 14 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the System Software category 0.065% 0.013% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 2
UK median annual salary £53,750 £40,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.38% -37.25% +27.50%
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,500 £39,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,500 £88,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +34.38% - -20.00%

DRBD is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21,471 23,532 22,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.07% 15.50% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17,516 19,166 19,029
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

DRBD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DRBD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DRBD in the UK

DRBD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DRBD.

Salary trend for DRBD in the UK

DRBD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DRBD over the 6 months to 23 January 2020.

Salary histogram for DRBD in the UK

DRBD
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DRBD within the UK over the 6 months to 23 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +93 14 £53,750 +34.38%
UK excluding London +75 10 £53,750 +34.38%
South West +28 9 £55,000 +10.00%
London - 4 - -
South East - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, IT jobs citing DRBD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for DRBD.

1 12 (85.71%) Clustering
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Ubuntu
3 9 (64.29%) CentOS
3 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
4 8 (57.14%) MySQL
4 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 8 (57.14%) MPLS
4 8 (57.14%) OSPF
4 8 (57.14%) BGP
4 8 (57.14%) Replication
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) Ansible
7 5 (35.71%) Btrfs
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (35.71%) Corosync
7 5 (35.71%) HAProxy
7 5 (35.71%) Puppet
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) ZABBIX
7 5 (35.71%) Postfix
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 5 (35.71%) Nagios
7 5 (35.71%) Debian
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) Solaris
7 5 (35.71%) Apache
7 5 (35.71%) Python
8 4 (28.57%) LDAP
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL

DRBD
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) BGP
1 8 (57.14%) MPLS
1 8 (57.14%) OSPF
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) BGP-4
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) DVB
3 4 (28.57%) DWDM
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
3 4 (28.57%) IGMP
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) PPP
3 4 (28.57%) SMTP
3 4 (28.57%) SNMP
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 4 (28.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) GitLab
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Network Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Network Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Support
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) 802.1X
1 4 (28.57%) LAMP
1 4 (28.57%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Clustering
2 8 (57.14%) Replication
3 4 (28.57%) IPTV
3 4 (28.57%) MPEG
3 4 (28.57%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) CentOS
2 9 (64.29%) Ubuntu
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Debian
4 5 (35.71%) Solaris
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) Fedora
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.14%) SUSE
7 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (28.57%) High Availability
1 4 (28.57%) Innovative Thinking
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 4 (28.57%) Network Architecture
1 4 (28.57%) Network Design
1 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
1 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) C-shell
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCDP
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Btrfs
1 5 (35.71%) Corosync
1 5 (35.71%) Postfix
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Ceph
2 4 (28.57%) FreeRADIUS
2 4 (28.57%) GlusterFS
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) KVM
2 4 (28.57%) Xen
3 2 (14.29%) NFS
3 2 (14.29%) Samba
4 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Ansible
2 5 (35.71%) HAProxy
2 5 (35.71%) Nagios
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 5 (35.71%) ZABBIX
3 4 (28.57%) Galera Cluster
3 4 (28.57%) Pacemaker
4 1 (7.14%) Icinga
4 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Extreme Networks
3 4 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) MikroTik
3 4 (28.57%) Percona