The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.27% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
CentOS
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
175 122 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 23.87% 19.58% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 130 103 106
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

CentOS
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Swindon

CentOS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) OSCP
2 2 (66.67%) OSCE
3 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Debian
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
1 2 (66.67%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat