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 28 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 157 156 139
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 13 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.43% 0.69% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 13
Average salary £32,500 £40,995 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.72% +41.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,497 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £40,995 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
906 872 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.42% 26.74% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 562 580 542
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 9 £30,000 - 4
Glasgow - 3 £35,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £44,000 -
CentOS
UK

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Red Hat
3 17 (53.13%) Windows
4 15 (46.88%) MySQL
4 15 (46.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (37.50%) Firewall
6 11 (34.38%) Apache
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (31.25%) VMware
8 9 (28.13%) Ubuntu
8 9 (28.13%) Cisco
8 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (25.00%) Dell
9 8 (25.00%) Oracle
9 8 (25.00%) PHP
10 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
10 7 (21.88%) Python
10 7 (21.88%) VPN
10 7 (21.88%) SAN
10 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
11 6 (18.75%) DNS
11 6 (18.75%) HP
11 6 (18.75%) Debian
11 6 (18.75%) IPsec
12 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
12 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
12 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
12 5 (15.63%) IIS
12 5 (15.63%) SQL

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (34.38%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) WordPress
4 2 (6.25%) Joomla!
4 2 (6.25%) ColdFusion MX
4 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) ColdFusion
4 2 (6.25%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.13%) nginx
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.13%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) VPN
2 7 (21.88%) SAN
3 6 (18.75%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) IPsec
4 5 (15.63%) NAS
5 4 (12.50%) LAN
5 4 (12.50%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) DHCP
5 4 (12.50%) VLAN
6 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (6.25%) LDAP
7 2 (6.25%) SSL
7 2 (6.25%) HTTP
7 2 (6.25%) PBX
7 2 (6.25%) VoIP
7 2 (6.25%) BGP
7 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Informix
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.13%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) Flash
2 3 (9.38%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) Ajax
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) COM
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 4 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (6.25%) Animation
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 15 (46.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (28.13%) Ubuntu
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
7 6 (18.75%) Debian
8 3 (9.38%) Fedora
9 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
9 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.13%) UNIX
10 1 (3.13%) Solaris
10 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (12.50%) High Availability
2 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (12.50%) CRM
2 4 (12.50%) OO
2 4 (12.50%) BCP
2 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.38%) Information Management
4 2 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Telemarketing
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (3.13%) SIEM
5 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) PHP
2 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.88%) Python
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) C
5 3 (9.38%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (6.25%) ActionScript
6 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) GIAC
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 4 (12.50%) vSphere
2 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.13%) Samba
3 1 (3.13%) Snort
3 1 (3.13%) Squid
3 1 (3.13%) NFS
3 1 (3.13%) Shibboleth
3 1 (3.13%) VirtualBox
3 1 (3.13%) Openswan
3 1 (3.13%) KVM
3 1 (3.13%) Postfix
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Cacti
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Red Hat
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) Dell
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (18.75%) HP
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.50%) Rackspace
7 4 (12.50%) NetApp
7 4 (12.50%) EMC
7 4 (12.50%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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