The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 102 92 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.26% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 1.05% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £42,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +10.71%
CentOS
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
389 287 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.59% 24.68% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 205 166 168
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,125 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CentOS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Glasgow

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Apache
3 7 (70.00%) PHP
3 7 (70.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (20.00%) Marketing
7 2 (20.00%) Subversion
7 2 (20.00%) Ajax
7 2 (20.00%) Intranet
7 2 (20.00%) Extranet
7 2 (20.00%) CMS
7 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) ColdFusion MX
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) C
7 2 (20.00%) HTML
7 2 (20.00%) ColdFusion
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (20.00%) OO

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (80.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) ColdFusion MX
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (20.00%) ColdFusion
3 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) PBX
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 2 (20.00%) Extranet
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) Ajax
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) DTV
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) Debian
5 1 (10.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Samba
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Dell