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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 113 118 115
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 11 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.41% 0.063%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.41% 1.68% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 1
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +8.44%
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
457 476 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.13% 24.56% 27.40%
Number of salaries quoted 390 366 376
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
Chester 0 7 £45,000 - 1
Crewe - 3 £42,500 -
CentOS
North West

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (75.00%) Puppet
2 9 (75.00%) DevOps
3 8 (66.67%) Vagrant
3 8 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
3 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 8 (66.67%) RightScale
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon S3
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) Maven
4 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
4 7 (58.33%) QA
4 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (58.33%) Network Security
4 7 (58.33%) Open Source
4 7 (58.33%) Route 53
4 7 (58.33%) Hudson
5 6 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (41.67%) HTTP
7 4 (33.33%) Ruby
7 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (25.00%) SaaS

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (25.00%) Jetty
1 3 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 8 (66.67%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (58.33%) Route 53
4 3 (25.00%) SaaS
4 3 (25.00%) PaaS
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) HTTP
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Maven
1 8 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) Hudson
3 3 (25.00%) JUnit
3 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) Servlets
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (8.33%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Auto-Scaling
3 7 (58.33%) Load Balancing
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Puppet
2 8 (66.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 8 (66.67%) RightScale
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Google
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