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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 59 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.46% 1.64% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 4.85% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £40,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £56,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.84%
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
144 165 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 23.34% 33.74% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 127 154 128
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 August 2015.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Slough

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 7 (77.78%) SUSE
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) Apache
3 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) ZABBIX
4 5 (55.56%) LDAP
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Nagios
5 4 (44.44%) JBoss
5 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
5 4 (44.44%) qmail
5 4 (44.44%) nginx
5 4 (44.44%) Squid
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
6 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) SSL
6 3 (33.33%) SMTP
6 3 (33.33%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) Information Security
7 2 (22.22%) Debian
7 2 (22.22%) Websense
7 2 (22.22%) Firewall

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) nginx
2 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 4 (44.44%) JBoss
3 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LDAP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) SSL
2 3 (33.33%) SMTP
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) SUSE
3 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Debian
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Squid
1 4 (44.44%) qmail
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 5 (55.56%) Nagios
3 2 (22.22%) logstash
4 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Intel
3 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 2 (22.22%) Websense
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Sybase
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) EMC