The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 64 41 60
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 12 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.80% 3.59% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.77% 13.91% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 2
Average salary £52,500 £46,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -15.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
CentOS
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
208 151 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 31.14% 25.81% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 164 135 133
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £29,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CentOS across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

CentOS
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CentOS across the Slough region.

CentOS Salary Trend in Slough

CentOS
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Slough

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 18 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 14 (66.67%) Ubuntu
4 12 (57.14%) Apache
5 11 (52.38%) MySQL
5 11 (52.38%) Plesk
5 11 (52.38%) cPanel
6 9 (42.86%) Drupal
6 9 (42.86%) Alfresco
6 9 (42.86%) WordPress
7 7 (33.33%) nginx
7 7 (33.33%) PHP
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
8 6 (28.57%) CMS
8 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 6 (28.57%) VPN
8 6 (28.57%) Webmin
8 6 (28.57%) IIS
8 6 (28.57%) vSphere
8 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 6 (28.57%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) Games
9 5 (23.81%) DNS
9 5 (23.81%) SSL
9 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (23.81%) Python
9 5 (23.81%) Perl
10 4 (19.05%) Solaris
10 4 (19.05%) UNIX

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 9 (42.86%) Drupal
2 9 (42.86%) Alfresco
2 9 (42.86%) WordPress
3 7 (33.33%) nginx
4 6 (28.57%) CMS
4 6 (28.57%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 6 (28.57%) VPN
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) FTP
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) IPv6
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) OSPF
4 1 (4.76%) BGP
4 1 (4.76%) VRRP
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) FWSM
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Games
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Linux Support
2 5 (23.81%) Linux Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Support Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (19.05%) UNIX
5 4 (19.05%) Solaris
6 3 (14.29%) Debian
7 2 (9.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) OpenUP
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Test Management
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PHP
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CEH
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) OSCP
1 2 (9.52%) OSCE
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) vSphere
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Plesk
1 11 (52.38%) cPanel
2 6 (28.57%) Webmin
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Redknee
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago