The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 116 116 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 0.47% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.25% 1.86% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 26
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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
559 430 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.48% 25.44% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 502 365 480
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Wilmslow - 3 £35,000 -
Nantwich - 2 £45,000 -
Knutsford 0 1 £47,500 +90.00%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) UNIX
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) SAN
5 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
6 4 (30.77%) CentOS
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) EMC
7 3 (23.08%) Veritas
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
7 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
7 3 (23.08%) Time Management
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (15.38%) HPUX

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Edge Animate
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) SSH
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.69%) Aptana Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Sublime Text
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSD
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) CentOS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) HPUX
7 1 (7.69%) Solaris
7 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Bourne shell
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) OCP
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Samba
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas File System
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Opsview
3 1 (7.69%) Legato
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) EMC
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Veritas
5 2 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (15.38%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) Hitachi
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) CommVault
6 1 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Compaq
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (7.69%) Splunk