The table below looks at the statistics for CentOS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CentOS Linux
Rank 52 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.10% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.59% 0.59% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £24,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.79%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
109 170 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.96% 28.29% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 70 144 117
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £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 Merseyside

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

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CentOS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

CentOS Salary Trend in Merseyside

CentOS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Liverpool +16 5 £24,000 -46.66% 3
CentOS
North West

CentOS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Samba
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Squid
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Munin
4 1 (16.67%) Zenoss
4 1 (16.67%) nginx
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) SmokePing

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (100.00%) Administrator
1 6 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Debian
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Samba
2 1 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Munin
1 1 (16.67%) Zenoss
1 1 (16.67%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago