The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CentOS Linux
Rank - 105 105
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.56% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
CentOS
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
232 321 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.11% 24.17% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 175 228 388
Average salary £26,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CentOS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Essex