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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 89 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 15 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 2.05% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.98% 8.99% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 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
377 278 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.15% 22.77% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 239 190 231
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 £28,500 £26,622
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £50,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 17 (65.38%) CentOS
3 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
4 14 (53.85%) Java
5 13 (50.00%) MySQL
5 13 (50.00%) Degree
6 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
7 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
8 10 (38.46%) Apache
8 10 (38.46%) Debian
8 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
9 9 (34.62%) Fedora
9 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
10 8 (30.77%) Dell
10 8 (30.77%) C++
10 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
10 8 (30.77%) Python
10 8 (30.77%) Web Services
10 8 (30.77%) Information Security
11 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
11 7 (26.92%) OO
11 7 (26.92%) Perl
12 6 (23.08%) HTML
12 6 (23.08%) UNIX
12 6 (23.08%) XML
12 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
12 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
13 5 (19.23%) C
13 5 (19.23%) SQL
13 5 (19.23%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (38.46%) Apache
2 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.85%) nginx
5 1 (3.85%) Lync
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 4 (15.38%) tcpdump
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) IPsec
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
2 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
3 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) L2TP
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 6 (23.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
1 4 (15.38%) JUnit
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
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%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) Spring
3 4 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) JSP
3 4 (15.38%) Servlets
3 4 (15.38%) SOAP
3 4 (15.38%) CGI
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (11.54%) Flash
5 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Wiki
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 17 (65.38%) CentOS
3 10 (38.46%) Debian
4 9 (34.62%) Fedora
5 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
6 6 (23.08%) UNIX
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.54%) Windows
7 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
8 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.69%) Solaris
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
2 8 (30.77%) Information Security
3 7 (26.92%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (15.38%) SIEM
4 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.85%) High Availability
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) Facility Management
7 1 (3.85%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) C++
3 8 (30.77%) Python
4 7 (26.92%) Perl
5 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 5 (19.23%) C
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 3 (11.54%) ActionScript
7 3 (11.54%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) GIAC
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Snort
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) KVM
2 1 (3.85%) Postfix
2 1 (3.85%) Openswan
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Squid
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Gluster
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) 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%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) CA
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss