The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 56 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 22 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.99% 0.40% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.87% 1.45% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 2
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £40,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +16.08%
CentOS
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
223 207 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 30.30% 27.38% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 195 157 303
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CentOS
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Oxford

CentOS
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Oxford

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) VMware
3 21 (77.78%) Red Hat
4 19 (70.37%) Windows
5 18 (66.67%) Perl
5 18 (66.67%) Puppet
6 16 (59.26%) SAN
7 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (48.15%) Ruby
8 13 (48.15%) Windows Phone
8 13 (48.15%) Android
8 13 (48.15%) iPhone
8 13 (48.15%) Open Source
8 13 (48.15%) Blackberry
8 13 (48.15%) Python
9 12 (44.44%) Solaris
10 10 (37.04%) Cisco
10 10 (37.04%) Juniper
10 10 (37.04%) LAMP
10 10 (37.04%) Debian
10 10 (37.04%) Ubuntu
11 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
12 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (22.22%) Apache
13 5 (18.52%) PHP
13 5 (18.52%) MySQL
13 5 (18.52%) DHCP
13 5 (18.52%) HTTP
13 5 (18.52%) DNS
13 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) HTTP
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (7.41%) NAS
4 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 18 (66.67%) Administrator
2 13 (48.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 13 (48.15%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Architect
7 2 (7.41%) IT Support
7 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Blackberry
1 13 (48.15%) iPhone
1 13 (48.15%) Open Source
2 4 (14.81%) PMI
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Phone
4 13 (48.15%) Android
5 12 (44.44%) Solaris
6 10 (37.04%) Debian
6 10 (37.04%) Ubuntu
7 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
7 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
8 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) DevOps
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Perl
2 13 (48.15%) Python
2 13 (48.15%) Ruby
3 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
3 5 (18.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
3 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (66.67%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.41%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) VMware
2 21 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) Juniper
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