The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 153 180 177
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 35 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.83% 1.14% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 6
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
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 Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
913 969 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.27% 23.54% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 739 797 885
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CentOS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Manchester

CentOS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CentOS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

CentOS Salary Histogram in Manchester

CentOS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Manchester 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
Altrincham - 5 £28,500 -
Stockport - 1 £35,000 -
CentOS
North West

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 43 (91.49%) Linux
2 37 (78.72%) MySQL
3 36 (76.60%) PHP
4 32 (68.09%) Python
5 28 (59.57%) Puppet
6 24 (51.06%) Bash Shell
6 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (46.81%) Scrum
8 21 (44.68%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (42.55%) Vagrant
10 19 (40.43%) DevOps
10 19 (40.43%) TDD
10 19 (40.43%) C++
11 18 (38.30%) Apache
12 17 (36.17%) Ruby
13 16 (34.04%) OpenVPN
13 16 (34.04%) Docker
13 16 (34.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (34.04%) Red Hat
14 15 (31.91%) PPTP
14 15 (31.91%) Migration
14 15 (31.91%) IPsec
14 15 (31.91%) VPN
14 15 (31.91%) Cryptography
14 15 (31.91%) PKI
14 15 (31.91%) Amazon ELB
14 15 (31.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (31.91%) Route 53
14 15 (31.91%) Analytics
15 14 (29.79%) Continuous Delivery

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (38.30%) Apache
2 8 (17.02%) nginx
3 7 (14.89%) Node.js
4 3 (6.38%) WordPress
5 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.26%) SilverStripe
5 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.26%) Drupal
6 1 (2.13%) Jetty
6 1 (2.13%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (44.68%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (31.91%) Route 53
2 15 (31.91%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (4.26%) GitHub
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) OpenVPN
2 15 (31.91%) VPN
2 15 (31.91%) PPTP
2 15 (31.91%) IPsec
3 4 (8.51%) GSM
3 4 (8.51%) PBX
3 4 (8.51%) PSTN
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
4 3 (6.38%) Firewall
4 3 (6.38%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (4.26%) VLAN
5 2 (4.26%) Internet
6 1 (2.13%) DNS
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.13%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) LDAP
6 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.13%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (78.72%) MySQL
2 5 (10.64%) Redis
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.13%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Subversion
1 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Administrator
6 6 (12.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (10.64%) PHP Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (10.64%) Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Lead Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Technical Support Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Technical Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 1 (2.13%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) LAMP
2 5 (10.64%) HTML
2 5 (10.64%) CSS
2 5 (10.64%) jQuery
3 4 (8.51%) Play Framework
3 4 (8.51%) Sensu
4 3 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.26%) Yii
5 2 (4.26%) CSS3
5 2 (4.26%) Laravel
5 2 (4.26%) Ember.js
5 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.26%) li3
5 2 (4.26%) Ext JS
5 2 (4.26%) HTML5
5 2 (4.26%) Symfony
5 2 (4.26%) Zend Framework
5 2 (4.26%) React
6 1 (2.13%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Cryptography
1 15 (31.91%) PKI
2 4 (8.51%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Replication
3 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 43 (91.49%) Linux
2 16 (34.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (25.53%) Debian
4 9 (19.15%) Ubuntu
5 7 (14.89%) Windows
6 6 (12.77%) SUSE
6 6 (12.77%) Fedora
7 3 (6.38%) VMS
7 3 (6.38%) openSUSE
8 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) Scrum
3 19 (40.43%) TDD
3 19 (40.43%) DevOps
4 15 (31.91%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (31.91%) Migration
4 15 (31.91%) Analytics
5 14 (29.79%) Continuous Delivery
5 14 (29.79%) Data Protection
6 7 (14.89%) Change Control
7 6 (12.77%) Open Source
7 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.26%) High Availability
11 1 (2.13%) ITIL
11 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) PHP
2 32 (68.09%) Python
3 24 (51.06%) Bash Shell
4 19 (40.43%) C++
5 17 (36.17%) Ruby
6 11 (23.40%) Perl
7 7 (14.89%) Java
8 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
9 4 (8.51%) Scala
10 3 (6.38%) C
10 3 (6.38%) C#
11 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) NCDA
2 1 (2.13%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.13%) RHCE
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Docker
2 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) Kamailio
4 3 (6.38%) Xen
5 2 (4.26%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.13%) vSphere
6 1 (2.13%) Varnish
6 1 (2.13%) Ceph
6 1 (2.13%) GlusterFS
6 1 (2.13%) iptables
6 1 (2.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (59.57%) Puppet
2 20 (42.55%) Vagrant
3 11 (23.40%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (12.77%) Nagios
5 5 (10.64%) HAProxy
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (8.51%) Opsview
6 4 (8.51%) Graphite
7 3 (6.38%) Ansible
8 2 (4.26%) logstash
8 2 (4.26%) EMC VPLEX
8 2 (4.26%) yum
9 1 (2.13%) cPanel
9 1 (2.13%) Cobbler
9 1 (2.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Red Hat
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) HP
3 4 (8.51%) Dell
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) NetApp
4 3 (6.38%) EMC
4 3 (6.38%) SaltStack
5 2 (4.26%) Splunk
5 2 (4.26%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.26%) Zend
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.13%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) New Relic
6 1 (2.13%) Dell Compellent
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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