The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 56 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 2 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.51% 0.54% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.25% 1.78% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Average salary - £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +7.69%
CentOS
Tyne and Wear

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

Operating Systems Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
89 169 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.47% 30.45% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 77 124 108
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

CentOS
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) systemd
3 3 (60.00%) MariaDB
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (60.00%) Varnish
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) qmail
3 3 (60.00%) Postfix
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) nginx
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) CMS

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) CMS
1 3 (60.00%) Zope
1 3 (60.00%) Plone
1 3 (60.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) API Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) qmail
1 3 (60.00%) Postfix
1 3 (60.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) systemd
2 3 (60.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat