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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 105 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 1 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.063% 1.09% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 4.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £38,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.79%
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
379 373 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.84% 25.32% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 212 239 181
Average salary £36,875 £36,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -4.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace