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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 123 116 135
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.41% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.54% 1.24% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
518 403 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.29% 24.18% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 445 347 423
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -9 2 £31,000 +24.00%
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
CentOS
North West

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) SNMP
4 7 (58.33%) Firmware
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Dell
4 7 (58.33%) Symantec
4 7 (58.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (58.33%) Sophos
4 7 (58.33%) Backup Exec
4 7 (58.33%) Strategic Planning
4 7 (58.33%) SCCM
4 7 (58.33%) WSUS
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) WhatsUp Gold
4 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 7 (58.33%) HP SIM
4 7 (58.33%) Lync
4 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (58.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (50.00%) Back Office
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (25.00%) Ruby

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (58.33%) Lync
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (58.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Route 53
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (8.33%) ElastiCache
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SNMP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Team Leader
1 7 (58.33%) Operations Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) JVM Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Firmware
1 7 (58.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (58.33%) Backup Exec
1 7 (58.33%) WSUS
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
1 7 (58.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 7 (58.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Opsview
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (58.33%) Symantec
2 7 (58.33%) Sophos
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) RightScale
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
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