The table below looks at the statistics for Scientific Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scientific Linux over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scientific Linux
Rank 873 857 866
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scientific Linux 5 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.018% 0.038% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 2
Average salary £40,000 £37,309 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.21% -17.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 - -
Scientific Linux
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27753 28872 28030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.06% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23476 24120 23797
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £24,826 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Scientific Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Scientific Linux Jobs Demand Trend in England

Scientific Linux
Salary Trend in England

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

Scientific Linux Salary Trend in England

Scientific Linux
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scientific Linux across the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Scientific Linux Salary Histogram in England

Scientific Linux
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scientific Linux within the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 4 £55,000 +47.41%
South East - 1 £40,000 -
Scientific Linux
UK

Scientific Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Scientific Linux 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 Scientific Linux.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
3 9 (75.00%) Perl
4 7 (58.33%) Firmware
4 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (50.00%) Puppet
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Python
5 6 (50.00%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) DHCP
6 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (33.33%) KVM
7 4 (33.33%) CentOS
7 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (33.33%) Network Management
7 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (33.33%) Fedora
7 4 (33.33%) SSH
7 4 (33.33%) Project Management
7 4 (33.33%) PMP
7 4 (33.33%) PMI Certification
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) NFS

Scientific Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Scientific Linux 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 Scientific Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (16.67%) CloudStack
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) GitHub
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) SNMP
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) SSH
4 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) CMake
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CPAN
1 2 (16.67%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
4 2 (16.67%) EqualLogic
5 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) CentOS
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Fedora
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) UNIX
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (33.33%) Network Management
2 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Database Security
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 6 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (25.00%) C
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (16.67%) Haskell
6 2 (16.67%) Fortran
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PMP
1 4 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Firmware
2 4 (33.33%) NFS
2 4 (33.33%) KVM
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) vCloud
4 2 (16.67%) QEMU
4 2 (16.67%) Docker
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (16.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (8.33%) SELinux
4 1 (8.33%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft