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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 82 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 32 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.11% 1.77% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.13% 8.14% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
449 307 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.66% 21.74% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 273 194 208
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £72,500
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 40 (97.56%) Linux
2 25 (60.98%) Software Engineering
3 24 (58.54%) Degree
3 24 (58.54%) Java
4 23 (56.10%) Computer Science
4 23 (56.10%) Relational Database
5 22 (53.66%) MySQL
6 20 (48.78%) Perl
6 20 (48.78%) Apache
6 20 (48.78%) Debian
7 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
7 19 (46.34%) Web Services
7 19 (46.34%) RDBMS
8 17 (41.46%) OO
9 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (39.02%) CentOS
10 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
10 15 (36.59%) QA
10 15 (36.59%) Automated Testing
10 15 (36.59%) JSP
10 15 (36.59%) Servlets
10 15 (36.59%) SOAP
10 15 (36.59%) CGI
10 15 (36.59%) Internet
11 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
12 12 (29.27%) HTML
12 12 (29.27%) XML
13 10 (24.39%) UNIX
14 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
15 8 (19.51%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (48.78%) Apache
2 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) Lync
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Internet
2 6 (14.63%) SSL
3 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.76%) HTTP
4 4 (9.76%) DNS
4 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
4 4 (9.76%) tcpdump
5 3 (7.32%) VPN
5 3 (7.32%) LDAP
5 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 3 (7.32%) IPsec
5 3 (7.32%) SSH
6 2 (4.88%) Firewall
7 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) Relational Database
2 22 (53.66%) MySQL
3 19 (46.34%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) JUnit
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Python Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C++ Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) Web Services
2 15 (36.59%) JSP
2 15 (36.59%) Servlets
2 15 (36.59%) SOAP
2 15 (36.59%) CGI
3 12 (29.27%) HTML
3 12 (29.27%) XML
4 4 (9.76%) jQuery
4 4 (9.76%) Spring
4 4 (9.76%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
4 4 (9.76%) CSS
4 4 (9.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.88%) Flash
5 2 (4.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Computer Science
2 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Linux
2 20 (48.78%) Debian
3 16 (39.02%) CentOS
4 10 (24.39%) UNIX
5 8 (19.51%) Fedora
6 6 (14.63%) Solaris
7 5 (12.20%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.32%) Windows
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Software Engineering
2 17 (41.46%) OO
3 15 (36.59%) Automated Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Information Security
5 7 (17.07%) Quality Management
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
5 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
5 7 (17.07%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Scrum
6 4 (9.76%) Web Application Development
6 4 (9.76%) SIEM
6 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Software Deployment
9 1 (2.44%) DevOps
9 1 (2.44%) Line Management
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Java
2 20 (48.78%) Perl
3 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (19.51%) Python
5 7 (17.07%) SQL
6 6 (14.63%) C++
6 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
7 5 (12.20%) C
8 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
9 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.88%) ActionScript
10 2 (4.88%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (2.44%) PHP
11 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.44%) Korn
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) GIAC
3 1 (2.44%) SSCP
3 1 (2.44%) CISSP
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Snort
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) KVM
3 1 (2.44%) Gluster
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) Dell
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) Sun
4 3 (7.32%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) Avaya
6 1 (2.44%) Veritas