The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 66 66 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 3 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.56% 0.17% 3.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.29% 0.61% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 15
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
CentOS
North East

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 164 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.49% 27.52% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 113 154 126
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £52,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

CentOS Salary Histogram 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 3 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 3 £37,500 -16.66%
CentOS
North East

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) PHP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Debian
5 2 (33.33%) Ruby
5 2 (33.33%) Ansible
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) systemd
6 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Zope
2 1 (16.67%) Plone
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) V-Model
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) qmail
1 1 (16.67%) Postfix
1 1 (16.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) systemd
3 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle