The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 51 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.30% 0.33% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.68% 0.64% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
CentOS
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
103 156 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 30.93% 52.17% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 102 144 68
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

CentOS
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Portsmouth

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Red Hat
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (88.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 15 (88.24%) Oracle
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
4 14 (82.35%) Perl
4 14 (82.35%) HP
4 14 (82.35%) RHCE
4 14 (82.35%) ITIL
4 14 (82.35%) UNIX
4 14 (82.35%) Python
4 14 (82.35%) Software Testing
4 14 (82.35%) Shell Script
4 14 (82.35%) Service Delivery
4 14 (82.35%) Security Management
4 14 (82.35%) Oracle Linux
4 14 (82.35%) Open Source
4 14 (82.35%) Bash Shell
4 14 (82.35%) Puppet
4 14 (82.35%) Derivative
4 14 (82.35%) DV Cleared
4 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
4 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (82.35%) RHCSA
5 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 14 (82.35%) Linux Administrator
1 14 (82.35%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (82.35%) Administrator
2 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (70.59%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Open Source
1 14 (82.35%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (88.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (82.35%) UNIX
4 14 (82.35%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) ITIL
1 14 (82.35%) Software Testing
1 14 (82.35%) Service Delivery
1 14 (82.35%) Security Management
2 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Perl
1 14 (82.35%) Python
1 14 (82.35%) Shell Script
1 14 (82.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) RHCE
1 14 (82.35%) DV Cleared
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
1 14 (82.35%) RHCSA
2 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) VCP4
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Red Hat
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
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