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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 101 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 17 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.98% 0.14% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.39% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
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
387 389 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.23% 26.32% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 341 356 309
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
3 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) PHP
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) Windows
5 10 (52.63%) vSphere
6 9 (47.37%) Perl
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) Java
7 8 (42.11%) Apache
7 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
7 8 (42.11%) Juniper
7 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
8 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
8 7 (36.84%) SQL
9 6 (31.58%) MySQL
9 6 (31.58%) SLA
9 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
10 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (21.05%) Hadoop

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 8 (42.11%) Apache
1 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
3 4 (21.05%) GlassFish
4 2 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) IPsec
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) OSPF
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) DMVPN
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless Security
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) MySQL
4 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
4 4 (21.05%) Apache Hive
4 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
4 4 (21.05%) Big Data
4 4 (21.05%) HBase
4 4 (21.05%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) PHPUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) PHP Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Support Technician
5 3 (15.79%) Linux Support
6 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Magento Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Magento Developer
7 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML5
1 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
1 4 (21.05%) REST
1 4 (21.05%) CSS3
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Handset
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (21.05%) SIEM
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Cyber Security
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow Management
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PHP
2 9 (47.37%) Perl
3 8 (42.11%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
6 4 (21.05%) Python
7 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) RHCE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) vSphere
2 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (21.05%) Docker
4 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
1 4 (21.05%) Vagrant
1 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Nagios
3 2 (10.53%) Opsview
4 1 (5.26%) Cacti
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Juniper
6 4 (21.05%) Cloudera
7 2 (10.53%) Zend
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
8 1 (5.26%) CommVault
8 1 (5.26%) F5
8 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago