The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 86 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 15 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 1.81% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.86% 8.12% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 9
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
389 271 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.00% 22.27% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 258 182 237
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 15 (57.69%) Degree
3 15 (57.69%) CentOS
3 15 (57.69%) Java
4 14 (53.85%) MySQL
4 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 12 (46.15%) Apache
5 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
6 11 (42.31%) Debian
7 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
7 10 (38.46%) Web Services
8 9 (34.62%) Perl
8 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
9 8 (30.77%) Dell
9 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
9 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 8 (30.77%) OO
9 8 (30.77%) Fedora
9 8 (30.77%) Information Security
10 7 (26.92%) XML
10 7 (26.92%) C++
10 7 (26.92%) HTML
10 7 (26.92%) Python
11 6 (23.08%) CGI
11 6 (23.08%) Internet
11 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
11 6 (23.08%) JSP
11 6 (23.08%) Servlets
11 6 (23.08%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (46.15%) Apache
2 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.85%) nginx
5 1 (3.85%) Lync
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
2 4 (15.38%) tcpdump
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) IPsec
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) L2TP
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.85%) SSH
4 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) MySQL
2 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 8 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) JUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) C++ Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Python Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Services Manager
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) JSP
3 6 (23.08%) Servlets
3 6 (23.08%) SOAP
3 6 (23.08%) CGI
4 4 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 4 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (15.38%) Spring
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) Flash
6 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Wiki
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 15 (57.69%) CentOS
3 11 (42.31%) Debian
4 8 (30.77%) Fedora
5 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu
5 6 (23.08%) UNIX
6 3 (11.54%) Windows
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) Solaris
7 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) OO
2 8 (30.77%) Information Security
3 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (15.38%) SIEM
4 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.85%) Facility Management
7 1 (3.85%) Telemarketing
7 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) Perl
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) C++
4 7 (26.92%) Python
5 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 5 (19.23%) C
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
7 2 (7.69%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) GIAC
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Snort
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Postfix
2 1 (3.85%) Gluster
2 1 (3.85%) Openswan
2 1 (3.85%) KVM
2 1 (3.85%) Squid
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
2 8 (30.77%) Dell
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) CA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum £38-50k plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago