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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 115 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 7 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% 0.44% 2.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.03% 1.64% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 44
Average salary £43,750 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.73% -14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,250 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
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
487 428 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.91% 26.70% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 431 360 458
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 26 January 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
Nantwich - 2 £45,000 -
Knutsford +3 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 26 January 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) CentOS
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (38.46%) SAN
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
6 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Time Management
7 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
7 3 (23.08%) Veritas
7 3 (23.08%) EMC
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) MySQL
8 2 (15.38%) Apache
8 2 (15.38%) HPUX
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Security Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) DBA
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) CentOS
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) HPUX
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Bourne shell
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
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 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) Samba
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas File System
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
5 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 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Veritas
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee
4 2 (15.38%) Hitachi
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk
5 1 (7.69%) CommVault
5 1 (7.69%) Sun
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Compaq
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bouns + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Package
Posted: 5 days ago