CentOS Jobs in the UK excluding London

CentOS Linux
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for CentOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CentOS over the 6 months to 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 517 599 475
Rank change year-on-year +82 -124 -151
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 173 178 401
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.31% 0.28% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.96% 1.63% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 113 114 243
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,725 £31,150
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,241 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,000 £87,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £51,750 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.91% +10.00% -4.76%

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London

CentOS is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8,817 10,916 13,955
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 15.74% 17.08% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7,096 6,973 9,299
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,420 £24,750
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% - +5.00%

CentOS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing CentOS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for CentOS in the UK excluding London

CentOS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CentOS in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for CentOS in the UK excluding London

CentOS
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing CentOS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for CentOS in the UK excluding London

CentOS
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
South West +54 65 £50,000 +3.09% 7
South East +67 57 £56,250 +21.62% 6
Midlands +60 21 £50,000 -11.11% 8
North of England +56 15 £45,000 -3.74% 10
East Midlands +20 15 £50,000 -13.04% 5
North West +53 14 £42,572 -10.38% 6
Scotland -27 7 £65,000 - 3
West Midlands +63 6 £29,250 -38.42% 3
Isle of Man - 4 £43,000 -
Wales - 4 £44,414 - 4
Yorkshire +68 1 £58,500 +27.17% 4
CentOS
UK

CentOS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.51%) Apache
2 9 (5.20%) Microsoft Exchange
3 8 (4.62%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.73%) IIS
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) Confluence
6 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) CATIA
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.16%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 61 (35.26%) Azure
2 44 (25.43%) AWS
3 30 (17.34%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (16.76%) OpenShift
5 28 (16.18%) Azure DevOps
6 16 (9.25%) Entra ID
6 16 (9.25%) IBM Cloud
7 9 (5.20%) Amazon EKS
7 9 (5.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (4.62%) GCP
8 8 (4.62%) Serverless
9 6 (3.47%) SaaS
10 5 (2.89%) Azure Sentinel
11 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.58%) Azure AKS
12 1 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.98%) DNS
2 16 (9.25%) Firewall
3 10 (5.78%) DHCP
4 9 (5.20%) Internet
5 8 (4.62%) AMQP
6 7 (4.05%) HTTP
7 6 (3.47%) Wireless
8 5 (2.89%) SAN
9 3 (1.73%) VLAN
9 3 (1.73%) VoIP
9 3 (1.73%) VPN
9 3 (1.73%) WAN
10 2 (1.16%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (1.16%) LAN
10 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.16%) VSAN
11 1 (0.58%) ADSL
11 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.58%) PBX
11 1 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.34%) MongoDB
2 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.78%) Big Data
4 10 (5.78%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.62%) Cloudera CDH
5 8 (4.62%) MySQL
6 7 (4.05%) Ingres
7 2 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.16%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.58%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.58%) MySQL Workbench
8 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (16.76%) Git
2 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.58%) DBeaver
2 1 (0.58%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Maven
2 1 (0.58%) Robot Framework
2 1 (0.58%) Selenium
2 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (21.39%) Finance
2 19 (10.98%) Social Skills
3 17 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.83%) Public Sector
4 10 (5.78%) Aerospace
5 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Documentation Skills
6 2 (1.16%) Influencing Skills
6 2 (1.16%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Front Office
7 1 (0.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 1 (0.58%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 64 (36.99%) Administrator
2 35 (20.23%) Linux Engineer
3 32 (18.50%) DBA
4 24 (13.87%) DV Cleared DBA
4 24 (13.87%) Linux Administrator
4 24 (13.87%) Systems Administrator
5 23 (13.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 18 (10.40%) Support Engineer
7 15 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.78%) Software Engineer
8 10 (5.78%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Linux Support
9 9 (5.20%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Senior
9 9 (5.20%) Unix Administrator
9 9 (5.20%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.62%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
10 8 (4.62%) IT Engineer
10 8 (4.62%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (3.47%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.20%) RabbitMQ
1 9 (5.20%) REST
1 9 (5.20%) Spring
2 8 (4.62%) AngularJS
2 8 (4.62%) gRPC
2 8 (4.62%) Material-UI
2 8 (4.62%) Node.js
2 8 (4.62%) OpenAPI
2 8 (4.62%) React
2 8 (4.62%) Spring Boot
2 8 (4.62%) Swagger
3 7 (4.05%) EDI
4 4 (2.31%) LAMP
5 2 (1.16%) LDAP
6 1 (0.58%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.58%) JSON
6 1 (0.58%) Playwright
6 1 (0.58%) Web Services
6 1 (0.58%) XML
6 1 (0.58%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.45%) Linux Command Line
2 20 (11.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (9.25%) Blockchain
3 16 (9.25%) Distributed Systems
4 11 (6.36%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.62%) Cloud Native
5 8 (4.62%) Video\Live Streaming
6 5 (2.89%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.89%) Replication
7 4 (2.31%) Onboarding
8 3 (1.73%) Clustering
9 2 (1.16%) Product Ownership
9 2 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.58%) Derivative
10 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.58%) PKI
10 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 173 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (41.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 64 (36.99%) Windows
4 47 (27.17%) Ubuntu
5 45 (26.01%) Debian
6 40 (23.12%) Windows Server 2016
7 34 (19.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (19.08%) Windows Server 2019
9 25 (14.45%) Windows Server
10 23 (13.29%) Unix
11 20 (11.56%) CoreOS
12 16 (9.25%) Alpine Linux
13 12 (6.94%) SUSE
13 12 (6.94%) Windows 10
14 6 (3.47%) Mac OS
15 5 (2.89%) Fedora
16 4 (2.31%) openSUSE
16 4 (2.31%) Solaris
17 2 (1.16%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.43%) DevOps
2 40 (23.12%) Actionable Insight
2 40 (23.12%) Mentoring
3 35 (20.23%) ITIL
4 31 (17.92%) Capacity Management
5 30 (17.34%) Database Tuning
5 30 (17.34%) Performance Monitoring
5 30 (17.34%) Storage Management
5 30 (17.34%) User Experience
6 23 (13.29%) Time Management
7 20 (11.56%) CI/CD
8 19 (10.98%) Agile
8 19 (10.98%) Task Automation
9 17 (9.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (9.25%) Artificial Intelligence
10 16 (9.25%) Co-Creation
10 16 (9.25%) Data Science
10 16 (9.25%) Functional Testing
10 16 (9.25%) Separation of Concerns
10 16 (9.25%) Technology Transformation
Programming Languages
1 82 (47.40%) Bash
2 63 (36.42%) Python
3 51 (29.48%) PowerShell
4 47 (27.17%) SQL
5 16 (9.25%) Perl
6 13 (7.51%) Java
6 13 (7.51%) JavaScript
7 12 (6.94%) PHP
8 7 (4.05%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.73%) AWK
9 3 (1.73%) sed
10 2 (1.16%) C
10 2 (1.16%) C++
11 1 (0.58%) Bicep
11 1 (0.58%) Go
11 1 (0.58%) Rust
11 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 83 (47.98%) Security Cleared
2 64 (36.99%) DV Cleared
3 40 (23.12%) SC Cleared
4 20 (11.56%) MCSA
4 20 (11.56%) MCSE
4 20 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (9.25%) Azure Certification
6 9 (5.20%) Degree
7 5 (2.89%) CCNA
7 5 (2.89%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.16%) CCNP
8 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.16%) RHCT
8 2 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.58%) ISEB
9 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.58%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (14.45%) Active Directory
2 22 (12.72%) Docker
3 20 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.94%) vSphere
5 9 (5.20%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.89%) KVM
7 5 (2.89%) Samba
8 4 (2.31%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.16%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (1.16%) NFS
9 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.58%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.58%) Firmware
10 1 (0.58%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.58%) OpenSIPS
10 1 (0.58%) Postfix
10 1 (0.58%) QEMU
10 1 (0.58%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 58 (33.53%) Ansible
2 39 (22.54%) Kubernetes
2 39 (22.54%) Terraform
3 34 (19.65%) Puppet
4 9 (5.20%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.31%) Nessus
6 2 (1.16%) Kustomize
6 2 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.16%) Nagios
6 2 (1.16%) vRealize
6 2 (1.16%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) Check_MK
7 1 (0.58%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Progress Chef
7 1 (0.58%) Rancher
7 1 (0.58%) SELinux
7 1 (0.58%) yum
7 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 107 (61.85%) Red Hat
2 54 (31.21%) Microsoft
3 43 (24.86%) VMware
4 34 (19.65%) Oracle
5 16 (9.25%) IBM
6 11 (6.36%) Cisco
7 8 (4.62%) Citrix
7 8 (4.62%) Google
7 8 (4.62%) SaltStack
7 8 (4.62%) Veeam
8 4 (2.31%) NetApp
8 4 (2.31%) Remedy
8 4 (2.31%) Zerto
9 2 (1.16%) Commvault
9 2 (1.16%) Dell
9 2 (1.16%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.16%) Juniper
9 2 (1.16%) McAfee
10 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.58%) SonicWALL