The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.23% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
326 263 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.66% 23.95% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 199 166 242
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
CentOS
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) ActionScript
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Nagios
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Fedora
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Flash
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) OpenVPN
3 1 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
3 1 (14.29%) L2TP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Flash
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
4 3 (42.86%) Debian
5 2 (28.57%) Fedora
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) OO
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) ActionScript
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Openswan
2 1 (14.29%) Squid
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Postfix
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) SmokePing
2 1 (14.29%) Cacti
2 1 (14.29%) Munin
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
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