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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank - 108 -
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.25% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £45,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
319 345 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.66% 21.36% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 204 191 168
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,259
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 28 May 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Rackspace
4 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) IPsec
4 2 (40.00%) SMTP
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Nagios
5 1 (20.00%) BCP
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) SMTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Junior
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Cacti
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) VMware