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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 63 79 92
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.84% 0.62% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 2.28% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
203 263 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 26.64% 27.20% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 176 217 272
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,970 £52,500 £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 22 December 2014.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Oxford

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
3 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) SAN
4 11 (68.75%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) Perl
5 10 (62.50%) Debian
5 10 (62.50%) Ubuntu
5 10 (62.50%) Puppet
6 9 (56.25%) Solaris
7 8 (50.00%) Python
7 8 (50.00%) Juniper
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco
7 8 (50.00%) Blackberry
7 8 (50.00%) LAMP
7 8 (50.00%) Android
7 8 (50.00%) iPhone
7 8 (50.00%) Open Source
7 8 (50.00%) Windows Phone
7 8 (50.00%) Ruby
8 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Apache
10 2 (12.50%) DNS
10 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
10 2 (12.50%) PMI
10 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
10 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
10 2 (12.50%) DHCP
10 2 (12.50%) HTTP

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
1 2 (12.50%) Games
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (62.50%) Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (50.00%) iPhone
1 8 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Debian
3 10 (62.50%) Ubuntu
4 9 (56.25%) Solaris
5 8 (50.00%) Android
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Phone
6 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (12.50%) Test Management
1 2 (12.50%) DevOps
1 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
2 8 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 2 (12.50%) CEH
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) OSCP
1 2 (12.50%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Red Hat
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Juniper
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