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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 149 149 153
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 17 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.78% 1.45% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 9
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% +41.36%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
957 761 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.70% 24.64% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 587 469 590
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 - 15 £42,500 -
Glasgow -17 2 £42,000 +1.20% 1
CentOS
UK

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
4 11 (35.48%) MySQL
4 11 (35.48%) Apache
5 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 10 (32.26%) Windows
5 10 (32.26%) Python
5 10 (32.26%) Dell
5 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
6 9 (29.03%) Fedora
6 9 (29.03%) Degree
7 8 (25.81%) Information Security
7 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
7 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
8 7 (22.58%) Java
8 7 (22.58%) PHP
8 7 (22.58%) VPN
8 7 (22.58%) Firewall
8 7 (22.58%) IPsec
8 7 (22.58%) VMware
9 6 (19.35%) C
9 6 (19.35%) C++
9 6 (19.35%) HTML
9 6 (19.35%) Oracle
9 6 (19.35%) CSS
9 6 (19.35%) Web Services
9 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
9 6 (19.35%) DNS
9 6 (19.35%) Subversion

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (35.48%) Apache
2 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.68%) IIS
5 2 (6.45%) ColdFusion MX
5 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.45%) ColdFusion
5 2 (6.45%) CMS
5 2 (6.45%) Joomla!
5 2 (6.45%) WordPress
6 1 (3.23%) nginx
6 1 (3.23%) Lync
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) VPN
1 7 (22.58%) Firewall
1 7 (22.58%) IPsec
2 6 (19.35%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) HTTP
4 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.90%) VLAN
4 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
4 4 (12.90%) NAS
4 4 (12.90%) tcpdump
4 4 (12.90%) DHCP
5 3 (9.68%) SSL
6 2 (6.45%) SAN
6 2 (6.45%) Intranet
6 2 (6.45%) Extranet
6 2 (6.45%) LDAP
6 2 (6.45%) PBX
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
6 2 (6.45%) SSH
6 2 (6.45%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Subversion
2 4 (12.90%) JUnit
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.13%) PHP Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C++ Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Python Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C Developer
5 4 (12.90%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) CSS
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
1 6 (19.35%) jQuery
2 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
2 4 (12.90%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (12.90%) Spring
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) Flash
3 2 (6.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) LAMP
4 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.45%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) DTV
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (32.26%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) Fedora
5 8 (25.81%) Ubuntu
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.13%) UNIX
7 4 (12.90%) Debian
8 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.23%) Solaris
9 1 (3.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) Information Security
3 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.90%) Scrum
3 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
3 4 (12.90%) OO
3 4 (12.90%) CRM
3 4 (12.90%) BCP
3 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
3 4 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) SIEM
3 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
3 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Information Management
4 2 (6.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.23%) Telemarketing
5 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
1 10 (32.26%) Python
2 7 (22.58%) PHP
2 7 (22.58%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) C
3 6 (19.35%) C++
3 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.45%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (6.45%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) GIAC
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Snort
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (6.45%) vSphere
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.23%) Postfix
3 1 (3.23%) Squid
3 1 (3.23%) Shibboleth
3 1 (3.23%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Nagios
1 2 (6.45%) Cacti
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Red Hat
2 10 (32.26%) Dell
3 7 (22.58%) VMware
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) Rackspace
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
8 1 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (3.23%) SAP
8 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago