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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 59 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 2 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.37% 3.08% 4.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 12.17% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 19
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
169 115 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.01% 25.27% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 122 109 98
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 16 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Zenoss
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) KVM
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) HP
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