The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 73 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% - 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% - 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
167 191 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 22.36% 19.88% 23.00%
Number of salaries quoted 158 162 136
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
CentOS
Oxfordshire

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Percona
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Cacti

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Percona