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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank - 35 41
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - 0.56% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.96% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +21.23%
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
66 51 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 39.76% 28.81% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 63 47 75
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,100 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 15 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat