The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank - 87 101
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.71% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.63% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £57,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +20.54%
CentOS
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
178 266 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.94% 26.92% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 166 254 298
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CentOS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CentOS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) Senior IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint