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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 203 194 202
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 7 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.28% 0.079%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 1.34% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £27,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £40,300 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
1176 1120 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.29% 21.22% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 993 988
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
Staffordshire +7 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Birmingham - 2 £48,750 -
Warwickshire -13 1 £45,000 +11.80%
Coventry - 1 £34,000 -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (76.67%) Red Hat
3 20 (66.67%) VMware
4 17 (56.67%) PHP
5 14 (46.67%) Perl
5 14 (46.67%) Windows
6 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (43.33%) Firewall
6 13 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (43.33%) vSphere
7 12 (40.00%) Java
7 12 (40.00%) MySQL
7 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
8 11 (36.67%) Apache
8 11 (36.67%) Cisco
9 10 (33.33%) SQL
9 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 9 (30.00%) HTML
11 8 (26.67%) Juniper
11 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
11 8 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (26.67%) HTML5
12 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
12 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
12 7 (23.33%) MS Excel

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 12 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 11 (36.67%) Apache
3 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (13.33%) GlassFish
5 2 (6.67%) IIS
5 2 (6.67%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon S3
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (13.33%) CloudFront
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon Kinesis
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.33%) DMVPN
4 1 (3.33%) IPsec
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) VLAN
4 1 (3.33%) SSH
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless Security
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.33%) MPLS
4 1 (3.33%) OSPF
4 1 (3.33%) BGP
4 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Apache Hive
3 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (13.33%) HBase
3 4 (13.33%) Big Data
3 4 (13.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) Hudson
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
3 2 (6.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Technician
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Support
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Magento Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Magento Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) HTML5
3 5 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (13.33%) Memcached
4 4 (13.33%) REST
4 4 (13.33%) CSS3
4 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.67%) Zend Framework
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.67%) Clustering
3 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (10.00%) Handset
4 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (46.67%) Windows
3 13 (43.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Solaris
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Fedora
7 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (20.00%) Analytics
1 6 (20.00%) DevOps
2 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (13.33%) SIEM
4 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) OOP
5 2 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow Management
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) PHP
2 14 (46.67%) Perl
3 12 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
6 6 (20.00%) Python
7 5 (16.67%) Ruby
7 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 4 (13.33%) C#
8 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCSA
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) vSphere
2 8 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 4 (13.33%) Varnish
4 4 (13.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (13.33%) Docker
5 1 (3.33%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Nagios
2 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (16.67%) Puppet
3 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
3 4 (13.33%) SELinux
4 2 (6.67%) Opsview
5 1 (3.33%) cPanel
5 1 (3.33%) Ansible
5 1 (3.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Red Hat
2 20 (66.67%) VMware
3 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco
5 8 (26.67%) Juniper
6 4 (13.33%) Splunk
6 4 (13.33%) Cloudera
7 3 (10.00%) Zend
8 2 (6.67%) Citrix
9 1 (3.33%) F5
9 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.33%) CommVault
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Excellent Bonus + Oncall
Posted: 11 hours ago