The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 194 184 197
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 22 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.63% 1.38% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 6
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
CentOS
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1349 1162 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.19% 23.95% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 984 1127
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
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 the West Midlands

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CentOS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

CentOS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CentOS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CentOS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CentOS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the West Midlands 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
Coventry 0 11 £32,500 -
Birmingham -15 8 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Staffordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 42 (95.45%) Linux
2 41 (93.18%) Red Hat
3 29 (65.91%) PHP
4 28 (63.64%) MySQL
5 26 (59.09%) HTML
5 26 (59.09%) CSS
5 26 (59.09%) MVC
5 26 (59.09%) Subversion
5 26 (59.09%) Zend
5 26 (59.09%) PHP5
5 26 (59.09%) jQuery
6 24 (54.55%) XHTML
6 24 (54.55%) Fedora
6 24 (54.55%) Marketing
6 24 (54.55%) Git (software)
6 24 (54.55%) Open Source
7 15 (34.09%) VMware
7 15 (34.09%) vSphere
8 14 (31.82%) Windows
9 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
10 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
11 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (20.45%) Clustering
13 8 (18.18%) UNIX
13 8 (18.18%) Cisco
13 8 (18.18%) Nagios
13 8 (18.18%) Firewall
14 7 (15.91%) SQL
14 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
14 7 (15.91%) Juniper

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
1 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) MPLS
3 1 (2.27%) OSPF
3 1 (2.27%) BGP
3 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless
3 1 (2.27%) IPsec
3 1 (2.27%) VLAN
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless Security
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.27%) DMVPN
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (63.64%) MySQL
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Redis
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (59.09%) Subversion
2 24 (54.55%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (54.55%) Marketing
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
1 28 (63.64%) PHP Developer
2 24 (54.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.55%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (59.09%) HTML
1 26 (59.09%) CSS
1 26 (59.09%) jQuery
2 24 (54.55%) XHTML
3 4 (9.09%) LAMP
4 2 (4.55%) SOAP
4 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (54.55%) Open Source
2 9 (20.45%) Clustering
3 3 (6.82%) Handset
4 2 (4.55%) Animation
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (95.45%) Linux
2 24 (54.55%) Fedora
3 14 (31.82%) Windows
4 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (18.18%) UNIX
6 7 (15.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (11.36%) Solaris
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) MVC
2 7 (15.91%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (4.55%) 3D Animation
6 2 (4.55%) Information Architecture
6 2 (4.55%) OO
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL
7 1 (2.27%) Use Case
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) PHP
2 26 (59.09%) PHP5
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
2 2 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) RHCE
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) vSphere
2 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) Cacti
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (93.18%) Red Hat
2 26 (59.09%) Zend
3 15 (34.09%) VMware
4 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 8 (18.18%) Cisco
6 7 (15.91%) Juniper
7 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.27%) F5
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