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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 79 97 101
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 19 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.49% 0.51% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.22% 2.08% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 5
Average salary £43,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.24% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £29,750 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £56,000 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
263 337 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.61% 24.49% 24.72%
Number of salaries quoted 167 200 230
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,250
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 9 February 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 29 (78.38%) Perl
3 24 (64.86%) Java
4 21 (56.76%) Apache
5 20 (54.05%) Red Hat
6 19 (51.35%) Web Services
7 18 (48.65%) Tomcat
8 17 (45.95%) SOAP
8 17 (45.95%) MySQL
8 17 (45.95%) LAMP
8 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
9 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
9 16 (43.24%) Debian
9 16 (43.24%) Internet
10 15 (40.54%) Project Management
10 15 (40.54%) CGI
10 15 (40.54%) RDBMS
10 15 (40.54%) JSP
10 15 (40.54%) Relational Database
11 14 (37.84%) OO
12 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
12 13 (35.14%) Servlets
12 13 (35.14%) Quality Management
12 13 (35.14%) High Availability
12 13 (35.14%) Automated Testing
12 13 (35.14%) Degree
12 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
12 13 (35.14%) Mentoring
12 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (32.43%) Unix

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 21 (56.76%) Apache
2 18 (48.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (16.22%) IIS
4 5 (13.51%) JBoss
5 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.41%) Node.js
6 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.70%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) Intranet
2 3 (8.11%) SSL
3 2 (5.41%) NAS
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) MySQL
2 15 (40.54%) RDBMS
2 15 (40.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Administrator
1 10 (27.03%) Java Engineer
1 10 (27.03%) Software Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (21.62%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Java Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 4 (10.81%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) Web Services
2 17 (45.95%) LAMP
2 17 (45.95%) SOAP
3 15 (40.54%) CGI
3 15 (40.54%) JSP
4 13 (35.14%) Servlets
5 4 (10.81%) Java EE
5 4 (10.81%) RESTful
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
7 2 (5.41%) .NET
7 2 (5.41%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) EJB
7 2 (5.41%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.41%) JPA
7 2 (5.41%) RAML
7 2 (5.41%) Swagger
7 2 (5.41%) XML
7 2 (5.41%) XSLT
7 2 (5.41%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (35.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) Debian
3 12 (32.43%) Unix
4 7 (18.92%) Windows
5 5 (13.51%) AIX
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.41%) CentOS
6 2 (5.41%) Solaris
6 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
2 15 (40.54%) Project Management
3 14 (37.84%) OO
4 13 (35.14%) Automated Testing
4 13 (35.14%) High Availability
4 13 (35.14%) Mentoring
4 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
4 13 (35.14%) Quality Management
5 6 (16.22%) DevOps
5 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
8 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
9 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) Perl
2 24 (64.86%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) Korn
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Docker
3 1 (2.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) Ansible
2 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) Salt
4 1 (2.70%) Munin
4 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Red Hat
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Intel
5 1 (2.70%) Isilon
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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