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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 164 155 157
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 16 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.16% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.63% 0.57% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
979 882 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.13% 28.28% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 637 484 614
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 £47,500 £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 17 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 17 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 -15 5 £30,250 +0.83% 4
Aberdeen - 4 £39,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £37,500 - 2
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 17 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 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 18 (78.26%) Red Hat
3 15 (65.22%) Windows
4 13 (56.52%) MySQL
5 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (47.83%) Firewall
6 11 (47.83%) VMware
6 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (34.78%) SAN
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco
9 7 (30.43%) Ubuntu
9 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
10 6 (26.09%) DNS
10 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
10 6 (26.09%) HP
10 6 (26.09%) Dell
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle
10 6 (26.09%) Apache
11 5 (21.74%) Python
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 4 (17.39%) Debian
12 4 (17.39%) Replication
12 4 (17.39%) vSphere
12 4 (17.39%) Fat Client
12 4 (17.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 4 (17.39%) EMC
12 4 (17.39%) Citrix
12 4 (17.39%) NetApp

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) WordPress
3 2 (8.70%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) ColdFusion
4 1 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
4 1 (4.35%) ColdFusion MX
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Fireworks
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) SAN
3 6 (26.09%) DNS
4 4 (17.39%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) DHCP
5 3 (13.04%) SSL
5 3 (13.04%) VPN
6 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.70%) NAS
6 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) BGP
6 2 (8.70%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) SSH
7 1 (4.35%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (4.35%) L2TP
7 1 (4.35%) Intranet
7 1 (4.35%) Extranet
7 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Informix
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
1 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Flash
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Thin Client
1 4 (17.39%) Replication
1 4 (17.39%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Animation
3 1 (4.35%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
6 7 (30.43%) Ubuntu
7 4 (17.39%) Debian
7 4 (17.39%) Solaris
8 2 (8.70%) Fedora
8 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
9 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) High Availability
2 3 (13.04%) OO
2 3 (13.04%) Information Management
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) ActionScript
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) NFS
5 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.35%) Openswan
5 1 (4.35%) KVM
5 1 (4.35%) Samba
5 1 (4.35%) Squid
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) Cacti
2 1 (4.35%) Munin
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Red Hat
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) Dell
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) EMC
6 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) NetApp
7 2 (8.70%) JBoss
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