The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank - 95 104
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.49% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
CentOS
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
260 336 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.41% 24.26% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 167 201 232
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CentOS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Rackspace

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
2 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Munin
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace