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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 110 119 135
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.49% 0.062% 0.099%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.00% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +5.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.96% +11.80%
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
450 412 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.51% 25.53% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 387 345 465
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 3 March 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 +12 1 - - 1
Nantwich - 1 £45,000 -
CentOS
North West

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) Project Planning
4 7 (58.33%) Time Management
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) Lync
5 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Back Office
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (25.00%) vSphere
8 2 (16.67%) HP ASE
8 2 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL V2

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) Lync
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Route 53
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Intranet
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Hudson
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Security Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Planning
1 7 (58.33%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V2
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) RHCE
1 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (16.67%) MCITP
1 2 (16.67%) HP ASE
2 1 (8.33%) VCP4
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (8.33%) Firmware
5 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Opsview
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) McAfee
4 2 (16.67%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) ProCurve
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
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