The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 84 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.23% - 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% - 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £24,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.79% +10.00%
CentOS
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
384 396 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 44.76% 44.54% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 342 389 338
Average salary £31,349 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

CentOS
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Southampton

CentOS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Fedora
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Legato
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (66.67%) Node.js
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Support
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Fedora
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Legato
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas