The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 72 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 4 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.58% - 2.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.42% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 16
Average salary £47,500 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £44,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +20.54%
CentOS
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 North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
165 113 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.81% 19.93% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 136 98 136
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

CentOS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

CentOS Salary Trend in the North East

CentOS
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CentOS Salary Histogram in the North East

CentOS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 3 £42,500 -
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Zend
4 2 (33.33%) Zend Framework
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Kibana
5 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) logstash
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) F5

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Zend Framework
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OO PHP
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Samba
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Kibana
2 1 (16.67%) logstash
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Zend
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Percona
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware