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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 72 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 11 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.38% 0.37% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.26% 1.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
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
258 191 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 32.33% 23.52% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 237 175 152
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 8 July 2015.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Oxford

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Perl
2 17 (56.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (53.33%) Python
3 16 (53.33%) Red Hat
4 15 (50.00%) VMware
4 15 (50.00%) Puppet
5 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
6 11 (36.67%) Apache
6 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
6 11 (36.67%) Ruby
7 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 10 (33.33%) Windows
7 10 (33.33%) Debian
8 9 (30.00%) Ubuntu
9 8 (26.67%) Open Source
10 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
10 7 (23.33%) Subversion
10 7 (23.33%) Android
10 7 (23.33%) iPhone
10 7 (23.33%) Windows Phone
10 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (23.33%) Blackberry
10 7 (23.33%) MySQL
10 7 (23.33%) DNS
11 6 (20.00%) LAN
11 6 (20.00%) WAN
11 6 (20.00%) PHP
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 11 (36.67%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.00%) JBoss
2 3 (10.00%) nginx
2 3 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Lync
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (23.33%) DNS
3 6 (20.00%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) WAN
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) HTTP
4 5 (16.67%) LDAP
5 4 (13.33%) DHCP
6 3 (10.00%) SMTP
6 3 (10.00%) SSL
6 3 (10.00%) SAN
7 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (6.67%) VLAN
8 1 (3.33%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (3.33%) NAS
8 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.33%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Redmine
3 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Administrator
2 19 (63.33%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (36.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Linux Support
7 4 (13.33%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) IT Support
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
8 2 (6.67%) Architect
8 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Junior
9 1 (3.33%) Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (23.33%) Blackberry
2 7 (23.33%) iPhone
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Wiki
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) Debian
4 9 (30.00%) Ubuntu
5 7 (23.33%) Android
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Phone
6 6 (20.00%) UNIX
7 4 (13.33%) SUSE
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (6.67%) Solaris
10 1 (3.33%) AIX
10 1 (3.33%) HPUX
10 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Perl
2 16 (53.33%) Python
3 11 (36.67%) Ruby
3 11 (36.67%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.00%) PHP
5 4 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) vSphere
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) qmail
3 3 (10.00%) Squid
4 1 (3.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.00%) Nagios
3 3 (10.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Red Hat
2 15 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) CommVault
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Sybase
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) Sophos
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