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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 80 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 7 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.64% 0.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.73% 2.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
256 280 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.42% 23.49% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 235 261 232
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 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
Torfaen -4 5 £34,000 -11.68%
Newport +20 1 £37,500 -21.05%
Cardiff -2 1 £24,000 -49.47% 1
CentOS
Wales

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Perl
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (88.46%) Python
3 19 (73.08%) Wireshark
4 18 (69.23%) UNIX
5 17 (65.38%) VMware
6 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
6 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (57.69%) Finance
8 14 (53.85%) Welsh Language
8 14 (53.85%) SaaS
9 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
10 12 (46.15%) tcpdump
10 12 (46.15%) Windows
11 11 (42.31%) HTTP
11 11 (42.31%) Nagios
11 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
11 11 (42.31%) Debian
11 11 (42.31%) Nessus
11 11 (42.31%) Nmap
11 11 (42.31%) Ruby
12 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
13 8 (30.77%) Firewall
13 8 (30.77%) TDD
13 8 (30.77%) Scrum
13 8 (30.77%) Apache
13 8 (30.77%) Korn
13 8 (30.77%) VLAN
13 8 (30.77%) JIRA

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 8 (30.77%) Apache
1 8 (30.77%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) SaaS
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) Wireshark
2 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 12 (46.15%) tcpdump
4 11 (42.31%) HTTP
5 8 (30.77%) Firewall
5 8 (30.77%) VLAN
6 2 (7.69%) SSH
6 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 2 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
6 2 (7.69%) DNS
6 2 (7.69%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
7 1 (3.85%) SNMP
7 1 (3.85%) LDAP
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) NAS
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
7 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) JIRA
1 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 8 (30.77%) TestLink
2 7 (26.92%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 14 (53.85%) Welsh Language
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Administrator
1 9 (34.62%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Test Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (26.92%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (23.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (23.08%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) UNIX
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) Debian
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) TDD
2 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Scrum
2 8 (30.77%) Test Management
2 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (30.77%) BDD
2 8 (30.77%) Bug Management
3 7 (26.92%) Product Management
3 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
3 7 (26.92%) Incident Management
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Time Management
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) Network Design
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Perl
2 23 (88.46%) Python
3 13 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 11 (42.31%) Ruby
5 8 (30.77%) Korn
6 7 (26.92%) C
6 7 (26.92%) C++
7 3 (11.54%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.85%) Groovy
8 1 (3.85%) Java
8 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) RHCE
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (42.31%) Nmap
3 6 (23.08%) Xen
4 3 (11.54%) XenServer
5 2 (7.69%) KVM
5 2 (7.69%) Squid
6 1 (3.85%) NFS
6 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Nagios
1 11 (42.31%) Nessus
2 8 (30.77%) Puppet
3 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
3 4 (15.38%) Google
4 3 (11.54%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) Perforce
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
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