The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 149 163 160
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 19 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.097% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.01% 0.35% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £33,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
946 866 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.96% 27.96% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 611 466 608
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,148 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
CentOS
UK

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Scotland

CentOS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -12 8 £30,500 - 3
Aberdeen - 4 £39,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £37,500 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £32,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
CentOS
UK

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 18 (72.00%) Red Hat
3 16 (64.00%) MySQL
4 15 (60.00%) Windows
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (44.00%) Firewall
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (40.00%) VMware
8 9 (36.00%) Apache
9 8 (32.00%) SAN
9 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
10 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (28.00%) Cisco
10 7 (28.00%) PHP
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle
11 6 (24.00%) Python
11 6 (24.00%) DNS
11 6 (24.00%) HP
11 6 (24.00%) Dell
11 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 4 (16.00%) IIS
13 4 (16.00%) LAN
13 4 (16.00%) Solaris
13 4 (16.00%) OO
13 4 (16.00%) NetApp
13 4 (16.00%) EMC
13 4 (16.00%) Citrix

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 9 (36.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) WordPress
4 2 (8.00%) ColdFusion MX
4 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.00%) ColdFusion
4 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 2 (8.00%) Joomla!
4 2 (8.00%) nginx
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 8 (32.00%) SAN
3 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) SSL
6 2 (8.00%) HTTP
6 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) Intranet
6 2 (8.00%) Extranet
6 2 (8.00%) BGP
6 2 (8.00%) IPsec
6 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.00%) NAS
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (4.00%) OpenVPN
7 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.00%) Multimedia
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
7 1 (4.00%) Designer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Technician
7 1 (4.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Flash
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) Ajax
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (16.00%) Replication
1 4 (16.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Animation
3 1 (4.00%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
6 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.00%) Solaris
7 4 (16.00%) Debian
8 2 (8.00%) Fedora
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
9 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) OO
1 4 (16.00%) High Availability
2 3 (12.00%) Information Management
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Web Development
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
2 6 (24.00%) Python
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) C++
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) NFS
5 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.00%) Openswan
5 1 (4.00%) KVM
5 1 (4.00%) Postfix
5 1 (4.00%) Squid
5 1 (4.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Nagios
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) SmokePing
2 1 (4.00%) Cacti
2 1 (4.00%) Munin
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) Dell
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) EMC
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) JBoss
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