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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 70 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.32% 0.24% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £26,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.79%
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
239 377 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 35.04% 44.62% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 219 336 387
Average salary £35,000 £31,349 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.64% -10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) Perl
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Fedora
2 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 10 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (53.33%) PHP
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) Solaris
4 7 (46.67%) Sun
4 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Publishing
5 5 (33.33%) Joomla!
5 5 (33.33%) Social Media
5 5 (33.33%) cPanel
5 5 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
5 5 (33.33%) Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Campaign Management
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) Google
5 5 (33.33%) Pay per click

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) Joomla!
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (33.33%) Publishing
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 10 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 10 (66.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Joomla! Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Joomla! Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Website Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Fedora
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Pay per click
2 5 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) Campaign Management
3 2 (13.33%) SEO
3 2 (13.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Perl
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Sun
3 5 (33.33%) Google
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe