The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CentOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CentOS Linux
North West / Cheshire
Rank 89 97 109
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12  
Permanent jobs citing CentOS 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.96% 1.61% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

CentOS is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 208 311 394
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 19.70% 23.90% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 151 278 331
Median salary £35,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.23% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

CentOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing CentOS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for CentOS in Cheshire

CentOS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for CentOS in Cheshire

CentOS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -8 2 £30,000 -25.00%
CentOS
North West

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing CentOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CentOS.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Apache
3 8 (57.14%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
5 6 (42.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (35.71%) JIRA
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
6 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
6 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
6 5 (35.71%) IIS
6 5 (35.71%) MS Office
6 5 (35.71%) C
6 5 (35.71%) HTTP
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (35.71%) Intranet
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) Debian
7 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (21.43%) QA
8 3 (21.43%) qmail

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
1 5 (35.71%) Intranet
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Hudson
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Gradle
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (42.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Debian
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) C
2 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (21.43%) Postfix
3 3 (21.43%) qmail
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) Docker
5 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
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