Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Debian skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Debian over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Debian Linux
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 330 296
Rank change year-on-year +55 -34 +21
Permanent jobs citing Debian 41 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.061% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.98% 0.30% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 19
West Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +33.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,050 £19,499
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £36,300
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -11.11%

Debian is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2067 2298 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.53% 20.11% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 1923 1913
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,450 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Debian
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Debian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Debian 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Debian in the West Midlands

Debian
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Debian in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Debian in the West Midlands

Debian
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Debian within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Halesowen - 25 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham - 12 £35,000 -
Solihull - 2 £32,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £46,000 - 1
Debian
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Debian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Debian.

1 41 (100.00%) MySQL
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (92.68%) Apache
3 37 (90.24%) Ubuntu
4 36 (87.80%) Games
5 34 (82.93%) Red Hat
5 34 (82.93%) CentOS
6 31 (75.61%) MongoDB
6 31 (75.61%) NoSQL
6 31 (75.61%) XML
7 30 (73.17%) C++
7 30 (73.17%) Eclipse
7 30 (73.17%) SMS
7 30 (73.17%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (73.17%) Billing
7 30 (73.17%) Subversion
7 30 (73.17%) Redis
7 30 (73.17%) Git (software)
8 27 (65.85%) Mobile Payment
9 25 (60.98%) BBC
10 9 (21.95%) LAMP
10 9 (21.95%) PHP
10 9 (21.95%) Web Development
11 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
11 8 (19.51%) Windows
11 8 (19.51%) DNS
11 8 (19.51%) Firewall
12 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
13 6 (14.63%) DHCP
13 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP

Debian
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 38 (92.68%) Apache
2 6 (14.63%) nginx
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) SMS
2 8 (19.51%) DNS
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (14.63%) DHCP
3 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
3 6 (14.63%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 2 (4.88%) HTTP
5 2 (4.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) MySQL
2 31 (75.61%) MongoDB
2 31 (75.61%) NoSQL
3 30 (73.17%) Redis
4 6 (14.63%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (73.17%) Eclipse
1 30 (73.17%) Git (software)
1 30 (73.17%) Subversion
2 6 (14.63%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Xdebug
General
1 36 (87.80%) Games
2 30 (73.17%) Billing
3 6 (14.63%) Retail
4 5 (12.20%) Back Office
5 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) C++ Programmer
1 17 (41.46%) Programmer
2 6 (14.63%) Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.32%) Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
4 2 (4.88%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Senior PHP Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) XML
2 9 (21.95%) LAMP
3 6 (14.63%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (7.32%) jQuery
5 1 (2.44%) Ajax
5 1 (2.44%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) HTML
5 1 (2.44%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) HTML5 Canvas
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.44%) Laravel
5 1 (2.44%) LESS
5 1 (2.44%) Symfony
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (65.85%) Mobile Payment
2 25 (60.98%) BBC
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (90.24%) Ubuntu
3 34 (82.93%) CentOS
4 8 (19.51%) Windows
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (21.95%) Web Development
3 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
4 6 (14.63%) DevOps
5 3 (7.32%) OOP
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) API Development
7 1 (2.44%) ERP
7 1 (2.44%) HMVC
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile First
7 1 (2.44%) MVC
7 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Strategic Management
7 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) C++
2 9 (21.95%) PHP
3 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Docker
1 6 (14.63%) KVM
1 6 (14.63%) pfSense
1 6 (14.63%) Samba
1 6 (14.63%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (14.63%) VirtualBox
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) iptables
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Ansible
1 6 (14.63%) Puppet
1 6 (14.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.32%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Google
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos