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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 82 101 82
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 17 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.28% 0.77% 0.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.45% 3.55% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 8
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
312 338 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.56% 21.69% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 202 184 172
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Perl
3 17 (62.96%) Apache
4 16 (59.26%) Java
5 15 (55.56%) RDBMS
5 15 (55.56%) Relational Database
6 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
6 14 (51.85%) MySQL
6 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
7 13 (48.15%) Debian
7 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
8 12 (44.44%) Degree
9 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
9 11 (40.74%) QA
9 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
9 11 (40.74%) OO
9 11 (40.74%) CGI
9 11 (40.74%) JSP
9 11 (40.74%) Servlets
9 11 (40.74%) SOAP
9 11 (40.74%) Web Services
9 11 (40.74%) HTML
9 11 (40.74%) Internet
9 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing
10 8 (29.63%) XML
11 6 (22.22%) JBoss
11 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
12 5 (18.52%) UNIX
12 5 (18.52%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 17 (62.96%) Apache
2 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
3 6 (22.22%) JBoss
4 3 (11.11%) Liferay
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.70%) Lync
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) NAS
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) HTTP
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) SSH
3 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 15 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 14 (51.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) DBA
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) CGI
1 11 (40.74%) JSP
1 11 (40.74%) Servlets
1 11 (40.74%) SOAP
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 8 (29.63%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) GWT
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) HTML5
3 3 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Social Media
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) GIS
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) Debian
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 11 (40.74%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) Automated Testing
3 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.11%) Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.11%) Web Design
4 3 (11.11%) Data Management
4 3 (11.11%) Line Management
4 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Perl
2 16 (59.26%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.11%) Korn
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SSCP
2 1 (3.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) KVM
3 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Capistrano
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) F5
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Isilon