The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 121 113 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 7 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.66% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.88% 2.72% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,500 £36,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
CentOS
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
373 441 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.04% 24.38% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 325 401 400
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CentOS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Birmingham

CentOS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CentOS 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 CentOS.

1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) MySQL
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) PHP
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) Web Development
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
4 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
4 7 (41.18%) RESTful
4 7 (41.18%) Asterisk PBX
4 7 (41.18%) CSS3
4 7 (41.18%) GitHub
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) SQL

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CentOS 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 CentOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) GitHub
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) DBA
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) AIX Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
3 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
1 7 (41.18%) CSS3
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) HTML5
1 7 (41.18%) jQuery
1 7 (41.18%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Handset
3 1 (5.88%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.88%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) SUSE
5 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.76%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
1 7 (41.18%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Online Security
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Presales
4 1 (5.88%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
3 4 (23.53%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.76%) Groovy
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) RHCE
3 1 (5.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) KVM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) Terraform
2 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) CommVault
3 2 (11.76%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.88%) Bloomberg
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) SunGard
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam
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