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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 87 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 22 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 1.74% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.23% 8.18% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
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
421 269 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.20% 21.26% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 274 174 229
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 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 19 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 32 (96.97%) Linux
2 20 (60.61%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
3 19 (57.58%) Degree
3 19 (57.58%) MySQL
4 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
5 17 (51.52%) Relational Database
6 16 (48.48%) CentOS
6 16 (48.48%) Debian
6 16 (48.48%) Apache
7 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
7 14 (42.42%) Web Services
7 14 (42.42%) Perl
8 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
9 12 (36.36%) OO
10 11 (33.33%) Red Hat
11 10 (30.30%) Automated Testing
11 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
11 10 (30.30%) QA
11 10 (30.30%) CGI
11 10 (30.30%) Internet
11 10 (30.30%) JSP
11 10 (30.30%) Servlets
11 10 (30.30%) SOAP
11 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (27.27%) HTML
12 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 9 (27.27%) XML
13 8 (24.24%) Python
13 8 (24.24%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 16 (48.48%) Apache
2 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.03%) nginx
5 1 (3.03%) Lync
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) HTTP
3 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
3 4 (12.12%) tcpdump
4 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) IPsec
4 3 (9.09%) SSL
4 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 2 (6.06%) SSH
6 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.03%) OpenVPN
6 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security
6 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.03%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) MySQL
2 17 (51.52%) Relational Database
3 13 (39.39%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) JUnit
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Python Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C++ Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.06%) Administrator
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) IT Security Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) UNIX Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) Web Services
2 10 (30.30%) JSP
2 10 (30.30%) Servlets
2 10 (30.30%) SOAP
2 10 (30.30%) CGI
3 9 (27.27%) HTML
3 9 (27.27%) XML
4 4 (12.12%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
4 4 (12.12%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (12.12%) Spring
4 4 (12.12%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) COM
5 2 (6.06%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Debian
2 16 (48.48%) CentOS
3 8 (24.24%) Fedora
4 6 (18.18%) Ubuntu
4 6 (18.18%) UNIX
5 4 (12.12%) Windows
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) Solaris
7 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
2 12 (36.36%) OO
3 10 (30.30%) Automated Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Information Security
5 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) Quality Management
6 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.12%) SIEM
7 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.03%) ITIL
9 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (3.03%) High Availability
9 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
9 1 (3.03%) Facility Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Java
2 14 (42.42%) Perl
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) Python
5 7 (21.21%) C++
6 6 (18.18%) SQL
6 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
7 5 (15.15%) C
8 2 (6.06%) ActionScript
8 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.06%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
9 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) GIAC
3 1 (3.03%) CEH
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Snort
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) Postfix
2 1 (3.03%) Gluster
2 1 (3.03%) Openswan
2 1 (3.03%) KVM
2 1 (3.03%) Squid
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 8 (24.24%) Dell
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
5 1 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
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