The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 121 116 134
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.46% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.98% 0.47% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
CentOS
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
455 422 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.36% 26.61% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 355 361 436
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CentOS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Cheshire

CentOS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

CentOS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Knutsford -7 2 £31,000 +24.00%
Wilmslow - 1 £52,500 -
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
CentOS
North West

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (70.59%) Linux
1 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 11 (64.71%) UNIX
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (41.18%) Lync
4 7 (41.18%) HP SIM
4 7 (41.18%) WhatsUp Gold
4 7 (41.18%) vSphere
4 7 (41.18%) HP
4 7 (41.18%) Dell
4 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
4 7 (41.18%) Firmware
4 7 (41.18%) Symantec
4 7 (41.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (41.18%) Sophos
4 7 (41.18%) SNMP
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Backup Exec
4 7 (41.18%) Strategic Planning
4 7 (41.18%) WSUS
4 7 (41.18%) SCCM
5 6 (35.29%) Back Office
5 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (41.18%) Lync
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon S3
2 3 (17.65%) Route 53
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (5.88%) ElastiCache
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SNMP
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Hudson
1 2 (11.76%) Maven
General
1 6 (35.29%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Operations Team Leader
1 7 (41.18%) Team Leader
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
2 3 (17.65%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Support Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) UNIX
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) Debian
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) JVM Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Online Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) HP SIM
1 7 (41.18%) WhatsUp Gold
1 7 (41.18%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (41.18%) Backup Exec
1 7 (41.18%) WSUS
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Opsview
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) Dell
3 7 (41.18%) Symantec
3 7 (41.18%) Sophos
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) RightScale
5 2 (11.76%) NetApp
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
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