The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 114 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% - 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
408 411 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.49% 23.63% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 376 348 247
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
CentOS
West Midlands

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 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat