The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 33 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.54% 1.06% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.35% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
CentOS
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 54 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 40.22% 28.57% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67 51 67
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) vCloud
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
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 3 (60.00%) 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