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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 83 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 2 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.25% 0.27% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 0.98% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 17
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
186 204 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.43% 27.87% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 155 184 171
Average salary £30,000 £33,695 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.96% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 24 April 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 -9 2 £50,000 +48.14% 1
CentOS
England

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) Nagios
5 2 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) Cacti
6 1 (16.67%) NAS
6 1 (16.67%) nginx
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (16.67%) Percona

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) SSH
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) PuTTY
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Zend Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Memcached
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) Cacti
3 1 (16.67%) logstash
3 1 (16.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Zend
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Percona
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