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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 85 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.26% 1.00% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.31% 3.86% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
377 389 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.83% 26.00% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 214 258 182
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 27 (72.97%) Perl
3 25 (67.57%) RDBMS
3 25 (67.57%) Relational Database
4 24 (64.86%) Degree
4 24 (64.86%) Apache
4 24 (64.86%) Tomcat
4 24 (64.86%) Java
4 24 (64.86%) MySQL
5 23 (62.16%) OO
5 23 (62.16%) Debian
5 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
5 23 (62.16%) Git (software)
6 22 (59.46%) Automated Testing
6 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
6 22 (59.46%) QA
6 22 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (59.46%) CGI
6 22 (59.46%) Internet
6 22 (59.46%) JSP
6 22 (59.46%) Servlets
6 22 (59.46%) SOAP
6 22 (59.46%) Web Services
7 11 (29.73%) XML
7 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
7 11 (29.73%) Oracle
7 11 (29.73%) HTML
7 11 (29.73%) Project Management
7 11 (29.73%) Quality Management
7 11 (29.73%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 24 (64.86%) Apache
1 24 (64.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) NAS
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) RDBMS
1 25 (67.57%) Relational Database
2 24 (64.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (62.16%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
1 22 (59.46%) Java Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Administrator
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) AIX Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) DBA
7 1 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) JSP
1 22 (59.46%) Servlets
1 22 (59.46%) SOAP
1 22 (59.46%) Web Services
1 22 (59.46%) CGI
2 11 (29.73%) XML
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) Ext JS
3 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Computer Science
1 22 (59.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.22%) Clustering
3 5 (13.51%) HACMP
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Linux
2 23 (62.16%) Debian
3 9 (24.32%) UNIX
4 7 (18.92%) Solaris
5 5 (13.51%) AIX
6 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) OO
1 23 (62.16%) Software Engineering
2 22 (59.46%) Automated Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
3 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
3 11 (29.73%) Project Management
3 11 (29.73%) Quality Management
4 5 (13.51%) Change Management
4 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) Data Management
6 3 (8.11%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Electronic Design Automation
7 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.70%) DevOps
8 1 (2.70%) CAD
8 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) Perl
2 24 (64.86%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Korn
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (59.46%) QA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Data Guard
2 4 (10.81%) Puppet
3 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.11%) Ansible
4 2 (5.41%) Capistrano
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle
1 11 (29.73%) VMware
2 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.51%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) Isilon
5 2 (5.41%) F5
5 2 (5.41%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) EMC
6 1 (2.70%) Perforce