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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 163 149 148
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 2 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 1.89% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 9
Average salary £40,366 £41,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.73% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,873 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,859 £44,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.79%
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
845 953 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.55% 25.90% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 478 573 494
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
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 August 2015. 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 -20 1 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Dundee - 1 £42,233 -
CentOS
UK

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (50.00%) Garbage Collection
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) InfiniBand
4 1 (25.00%) GPFS
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Health Informatics
4 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Rackspace

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) InfiniBand
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Garbage Collection
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) Opsware
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
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