The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 134 146 136
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 82 81 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.61% 1.38% 1.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.32% 4.81% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 84
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1297 1683 1498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.51% 28.74% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 1227 1228
Average salary £42,000 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Berkshire region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Berkshire 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
Reading +7 58 £27,500 -21.42% 7
Slough -14 3 £70,000 +55.55%
Newbury - 3 £42,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 £55,000 -
Windsor - 2 £47,500 -
Bracknell +14 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 163 (98.19%) Linux
2 140 (84.34%) Red Hat
3 102 (61.45%) TCP/IP
4 96 (57.83%) Windows
5 67 (40.36%) VMware
6 66 (39.76%) Oracle
7 58 (34.94%) CentOS
8 53 (31.93%) Microsoft
9 46 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 43 (25.90%) Windows 7
11 41 (24.70%) DNS
12 40 (24.10%) Active Directory
12 40 (24.10%) UNIX
13 36 (21.69%) Puppet
14 34 (20.48%) MySQL
15 33 (19.88%) Perl
15 33 (19.88%) Ubuntu
15 33 (19.88%) Oracle Database
16 31 (18.67%) SQL Server
17 30 (18.07%) Apache
17 30 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
18 29 (17.47%) Windows Server 2003
19 28 (16.87%) SAN
20 27 (16.27%) Nagios
20 27 (16.27%) Debian
21 26 (15.66%) DevOps
22 25 (15.06%) Amazon AWS
22 25 (15.06%) Data Centre
22 25 (15.06%) Solaris
22 25 (15.06%) Python

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (18.07%) Apache
2 19 (11.45%) Tomcat
2 19 (11.45%) IIS
3 14 (8.43%) JBoss
4 10 (6.02%) WebLogic
5 9 (5.42%) Lync
6 7 (4.22%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.61%) NetWeaver
8 5 (3.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.41%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.81%) Drupal
10 3 (1.81%) nginx
11 2 (1.20%) Liferay
11 2 (1.20%) Node.js
11 2 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (14.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.04%) MS Office
3 7 (4.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) SAP ERP
2 5 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.41%) SAP GRC
4 2 (1.20%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.06%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.83%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (6.02%) Office 365
4 3 (1.81%) IaaS
4 3 (1.81%) SaaS
4 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.20%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.20%) PaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (61.45%) TCP/IP
2 41 (24.70%) DNS
3 28 (16.87%) SAN
4 18 (10.84%) SMTP
5 16 (9.64%) HTTP
6 15 (9.04%) Internet
7 14 (8.43%) Firewall
8 12 (7.23%) NAS
9 10 (6.02%) DHCP
9 10 (6.02%) WAN
9 10 (6.02%) LAN
10 8 (4.82%) VPN
11 7 (4.22%) LDAP
12 6 (3.61%) SSL
13 5 (3.01%) MPLS
13 5 (3.01%) FTP
13 5 (3.01%) BIG-IP
14 2 (1.20%) Wireless
15 1 (0.60%) IPsec
15 1 (0.60%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.48%) MySQL
2 33 (19.88%) Oracle Database
3 31 (18.67%) SQL Server
4 23 (13.86%) Relational Database
5 12 (7.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (6.63%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (6.02%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (4.22%) DB2
9 6 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (3.61%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.41%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.41%) Big Data
10 4 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.41%) SAP BW
11 3 (1.81%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (1.81%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (5.42%) Selenium
1 9 (5.42%) Hudson
2 4 (2.41%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.60%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (5.42%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Billing
3 7 (4.22%) Legal
3 7 (4.22%) Retail
4 5 (3.01%) Publishing
5 3 (1.81%) Advertising
5 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) French Language
7 1 (0.60%) German Language
7 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.60%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 52 (31.33%) Support Engineer
2 29 (17.47%) Systems Administrator
3 25 (15.06%) Architect
4 24 (14.46%) IT Support Engineer
4 24 (14.46%) IT Support
5 23 (13.86%) Administrator
6 18 (10.84%) Linux Administrator
7 17 (10.24%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (10.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (10.24%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (9.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (5.42%) Technical Engineer
11 9 (5.42%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (4.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 7 (4.22%) Technical Architect
14 6 (3.61%) Developer
14 6 (3.61%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.65%) Web Services
2 7 (4.22%) Software Packaging
3 6 (3.61%) Middleware
4 5 (3.01%) SOAP
4 5 (3.01%) J2EE
4 5 (3.01%) REST
5 4 (2.41%) .NET
5 4 (2.41%) JSP
5 4 (2.41%) XML
5 4 (2.41%) RESTful
6 3 (1.81%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.20%) Spring
7 2 (1.20%) JSF
7 2 (1.20%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.20%) iBATIS
7 2 (1.20%) JSR 286
7 2 (1.20%) GWT
7 2 (1.20%) jQuery
7 2 (1.20%) JSR 168
7 2 (1.20%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.06%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.45%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.02%) Clustering
5 7 (4.22%) N-Tier
5 7 (4.22%) Statistics
6 5 (3.01%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.81%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.81%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.20%) PDA
8 2 (1.20%) Derivative
8 2 (1.20%) Replication
9 1 (0.60%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.60%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 163 (98.19%) Linux
2 96 (57.83%) Windows
3 58 (34.94%) CentOS
4 43 (25.90%) Windows 7
5 40 (24.10%) UNIX
6 33 (19.88%) Ubuntu
7 30 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (17.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (16.27%) Debian
10 25 (15.06%) Solaris
11 18 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (9.64%) Windows 8
13 9 (5.42%) Android
14 8 (4.82%) SUSE
15 7 (4.22%) Apple iOS
16 5 (3.01%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 4 (2.41%) AIX
18 2 (1.20%) HPUX
18 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
19 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.66%) DevOps
2 23 (13.86%) Configuration Management
3 15 (9.04%) ITIL
3 15 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (9.04%) Mentoring
4 13 (7.83%) SOA
5 12 (7.23%) Migration
6 9 (5.42%) TOGAF
6 9 (5.42%) Project Management
6 9 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (5.42%) Project Planning
7 8 (4.82%) Load Balancing
7 8 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (4.22%) SABSA
8 7 (4.22%) Business Development
8 7 (4.22%) DoDAF
8 7 (4.22%) Incident Management
8 7 (4.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (4.22%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.88%) Perl
2 25 (15.06%) SQL
2 25 (15.06%) Python
3 23 (13.86%) Java
4 22 (13.25%) Bash Shell
5 12 (7.23%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.82%) PHP
7 5 (3.01%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.81%) AWK
8 3 (1.81%) Ruby
8 3 (1.81%) C
8 3 (1.81%) C#
9 2 (1.20%) C++
9 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.84%) Degree
2 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (9.04%) MCSE
3 15 (9.04%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.04%) Security Cleared
4 12 (7.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (6.63%) MCITP
6 8 (4.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.81%) RHCA
9 3 (1.81%) OCP
9 3 (1.81%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (1.81%) CCNA
10 2 (1.20%) RHCE
10 2 (1.20%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.20%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.60%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.82%) COBIT
2 5 (3.01%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 46 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (24.10%) Active Directory
3 21 (12.65%) vSphere
4 18 (10.84%) vCloud
5 16 (9.64%) Hyper-V
6 15 (9.04%) Xen
7 8 (4.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (4.22%) Terminal Services
9 5 (3.01%) XenApp
10 3 (1.81%) Squid
10 3 (1.81%) Samba
10 3 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.81%) qmail
11 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.60%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 36 (21.69%) Puppet
2 27 (16.27%) Nagios
3 9 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (4.82%) SCCM
5 7 (4.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (3.01%) Ansible
7 4 (2.41%) Rundeck
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.81%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.81%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.20%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.20%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.60%) logstash
Vendors
1 140 (84.34%) Red Hat
2 67 (40.36%) VMware
3 66 (39.76%) Oracle
4 53 (31.93%) Microsoft
5 20 (12.05%) Sun
6 14 (8.43%) HP
6 14 (8.43%) Cisco
7 12 (7.23%) Citrix
7 12 (7.23%) Veritas
8 8 (4.82%) Juniper
9 6 (3.61%) SAP
9 6 (3.61%) F5
9 6 (3.61%) Brocade
9 6 (3.61%) JD Edwards
9 6 (3.61%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.41%) Cognos
10 4 (2.41%) Siebel
10 4 (2.41%) IBM
10 4 (2.41%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.81%) Rackspace
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