The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank - 166 158
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 0 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.10% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 6
Average salary - £35,750 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.79%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
CentOS
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
807 907 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.49% 24.66% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 473 557 572
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CentOS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Scotland

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
5 2 (28.57%) Ansible
5 2 (28.57%) LXC
5 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) OpenShift
5 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Capistrano
5 2 (28.57%) Gradle
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) Splunk
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) TDD

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) OpenShift
2 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) SMTP
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Gradle
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Garbage Collection
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) NFS
1 2 (28.57%) LXC
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
3 2 (28.57%) Nagios
3 2 (28.57%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Rackspace