The first table below looks at the demand for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 32 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 5 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.19% 7.32% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 19.67% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 1
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
85 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.28% 37.20% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 59 70
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
CentOS
Hampshire

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

CentOS
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Farnborough

CentOS
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Farnborough

CentOS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) vCloud
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) NAS

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat