The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 80 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 17 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.39% 0.36% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.57% 1.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £35,750 £44,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +16.08%
CentOS
Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
372 184 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.52% 22.22% 23.04%
Number of salaries quoted 312 164 198
Average salary £38,400 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CentOS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

CentOS Salary Trend in South Wales

CentOS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CentOS Salary Histogram in South Wales

CentOS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Cardiff -14 10 £33,750 -43.75% 1
Torfaen -13 6 £41,250 -6.25%
Newport - 1 £34,000 -
CentOS
Wales

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) Perl
3 17 (70.83%) Red Hat
3 17 (70.83%) Bash Shell
4 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 13 (54.17%) Python
5 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (41.67%) BDD
6 10 (41.67%) Scrum
6 10 (41.67%) TDD
6 10 (41.67%) Korn
6 10 (41.67%) Regression Testing
6 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
7 9 (37.50%) Bug Management
7 9 (37.50%) JIRA
7 9 (37.50%) Confluence
7 9 (37.50%) Product Management
8 8 (33.33%) Test Management
8 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (33.33%) HTTP
8 8 (33.33%) TestLink
9 7 (29.17%) User Experience
9 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
9 7 (29.17%) Java
9 7 (29.17%) JUnit
9 7 (29.17%) UNIX
9 7 (29.17%) Firewall
9 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (37.50%) Confluence
2 6 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) SaaS
2 3 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (33.33%) HTTP
3 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 7 (29.17%) Wireshark
4 4 (16.67%) VLAN
4 4 (16.67%) DVB
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 4 (16.67%) tcpdump
5 3 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (12.50%) Kerberos
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) SNMP
7 1 (4.17%) LDAP
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) SSH
7 1 (4.17%) VPLS
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.33%) SQLite
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (37.50%) JIRA
3 8 (33.33%) TestLink
4 7 (29.17%) JUnit
4 7 (29.17%) Cucumber
5 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 4 (16.67%) Xcode
6 3 (12.50%) Fiddler
7 1 (4.17%) JMeter
7 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Welsh Language
3 3 (12.50%) Advertising
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (33.33%) Administrator
1 8 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Development Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
1 7 (29.17%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) DTV
3 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (29.17%) UNIX
4 6 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Regression Testing
1 10 (41.67%) Scrum
1 10 (41.67%) TDD
1 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (41.67%) BDD
2 9 (37.50%) Product Management
2 9 (37.50%) Bug Management
3 8 (33.33%) Test Management
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 3 (12.50%) Mobile Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Perl
2 17 (70.83%) Bash Shell
3 13 (54.17%) Python
4 10 (41.67%) Korn
5 7 (29.17%) Java
6 6 (25.00%) Ruby
7 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.67%) C++
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
9 3 (12.50%) C
10 2 (8.33%) Groovy
11 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (4.17%) C#
11 1 (4.17%) PHP
11 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISEB
1 2 (8.33%) RHCE
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) VCP4
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Nmap
2 3 (12.50%) Squid
2 3 (12.50%) Xen
3 1 (4.17%) NFS
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Samba
3 1 (4.17%) XenServer
3 1 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 3 (12.50%) Nessus
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
4 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Red Hat
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Perforce
4 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Informatica
6 1 (4.17%) Teradata
6 1 (4.17%) Google
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