The first table below looks at the demand for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 62 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 3 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.48% 2.10% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.81% 10.38% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
166 106 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.48% 20.19% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 134 95 140
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
CentOS
North East

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

CentOS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

CentOS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
CentOS
North East

CentOS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
4 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) KVM
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) BGP

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (40.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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