The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 74 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.41% 0.12% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.73% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
CentOS
East 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 Leicestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
173 291 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 23.57% 33.60% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 150 269 179
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £28,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

CentOS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Leicestershire

CentOS
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough - 2 £36,500 -
Leicester +28 1 £41,000 +6.49%
CentOS
East Midlands

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) CGI
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) ARCserve

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maya
1 1 (25.00%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sun
1 2 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (25.00%) Google