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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank 50 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.30% - 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.76% - 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
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
147 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 48.20% 40.23% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 122 67 44
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -34.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £45,000
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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Farnborough

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) vSphere
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (75.00%) VMware
3 15 (75.00%) vCloud
4 11 (55.00%) IPsec
4 11 (55.00%) VPN
4 11 (55.00%) SAN
4 11 (55.00%) SSL
5 9 (45.00%) Python
5 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (40.00%) NAS
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco
6 8 (40.00%) Perl
7 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 5 (25.00%) Bourne shell
8 5 (25.00%) OpenStack
8 5 (25.00%) DHCP
8 5 (25.00%) Change Management
8 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) CCENT
8 5 (25.00%) Xen
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) SQL

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (55.00%) IPsec
2 11 (55.00%) SAN
2 11 (55.00%) SSL
2 11 (55.00%) VPN
3 8 (40.00%) NAS
4 5 (25.00%) DHCP
4 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Technical Leader
2 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support
5 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (15.00%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (20.00%) SUSE
5 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Change Management
1 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Coaching
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) ITSM
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 8 (40.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) Bourne shell
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (15.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCENT
1 5 (25.00%) CCNA
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) MCP
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) vSphere
2 15 (75.00%) vCloud
2 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle