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 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 92 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 13 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 1.54% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.56% 5.70% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £29,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £51,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
365 386 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.02% 26.99% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 223 243 144
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 38 (97.44%) Linux
2 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 20 (51.28%) Java
4 19 (48.72%) Degree
4 19 (48.72%) Computer Science
4 19 (48.72%) Relational Database
5 18 (46.15%) Perl
6 17 (43.59%) MySQL
6 17 (43.59%) Apache
6 17 (43.59%) Red Hat
7 16 (41.03%) Debian
8 15 (38.46%) Web Services
8 15 (38.46%) Tomcat
8 15 (38.46%) RDBMS
8 15 (38.46%) CentOS
9 13 (33.33%) OO
10 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (28.21%) JSP
11 11 (28.21%) Servlets
11 11 (28.21%) SOAP
11 11 (28.21%) CGI
11 11 (28.21%) Internet
11 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
11 11 (28.21%) QA
11 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
12 10 (25.64%) HTML
12 10 (25.64%) XML
12 10 (25.64%) UNIX
13 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
13 8 (20.51%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (43.59%) Apache
2 15 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.13%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Internet
2 6 (15.38%) HTTP
3 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) SSL
4 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
4 4 (10.26%) tcpdump
5 3 (7.69%) DNS
5 3 (7.69%) LDAP
6 2 (5.13%) DHCP
6 2 (5.13%) VPN
6 2 (5.13%) Firewall
6 2 (5.13%) IPsec
6 2 (5.13%) SSH
6 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security
7 1 (2.56%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) Relational Database
2 17 (43.59%) MySQL
3 15 (38.46%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) JUnit
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) Python Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) IT Security Specialist
7 1 (2.56%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Web Services
2 11 (28.21%) CGI
2 11 (28.21%) JSP
2 11 (28.21%) Servlets
2 11 (28.21%) SOAP
3 10 (25.64%) HTML
3 10 (25.64%) XML
4 4 (10.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
4 4 (10.26%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (10.26%) Spring
4 4 (10.26%) jQuery
4 4 (10.26%) CSS
5 3 (7.69%) COM
6 2 (5.13%) Middleware
6 2 (5.13%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Computer Science
2 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) GIS
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Linux
2 16 (41.03%) Debian
3 15 (38.46%) CentOS
4 10 (25.64%) UNIX
5 8 (20.51%) Fedora
6 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu
6 5 (12.82%) Solaris
7 4 (10.26%) Windows
8 2 (5.13%) AIX
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 13 (33.33%) OO
3 11 (28.21%) Automated Testing
4 8 (20.51%) Information Security
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Quality Management
5 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.82%) SIEM
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
6 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.13%) Build Automation
8 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.13%) Software Deployment
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) Perl
3 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) Python
4 7 (17.95%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.38%) SQL
6 5 (12.82%) C++
6 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
7 4 (10.26%) C
8 3 (7.69%) Korn
9 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
9 2 (5.13%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (5.13%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) GIAC
3 2 (5.13%) CEH
3 2 (5.13%) CISSP
3 2 (5.13%) SSCP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.26%) Snort
2 2 (5.13%) Xen
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) KVM
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Red Hat
2 8 (20.51%) Dell
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Sun
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.56%) Avaya
5 1 (2.56%) Veritas
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com