The first table below looks at the demand for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 78 89 85
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 13 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.09% 0.36% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 1.05% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 13
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
364 381 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.51% 33.90% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 312 310 342
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Essex region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Essex

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +8 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Colchester - 3 £50,000 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (78.13%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 22 (68.75%) Red Hat
3 14 (43.75%) Oracle
4 12 (37.50%) SQL
5 11 (34.38%) Java
5 11 (34.38%) .NET
6 10 (31.25%) Tomcat
7 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 9 (28.13%) JBoss
7 9 (28.13%) ITIL
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) UNIX
8 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (25.00%) VMware
8 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (25.00%) Splunk
9 7 (21.88%) Capacity Management
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (21.88%) IBM
9 7 (21.88%) SAN
9 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (21.88%) LDAP
9 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.75%) Middleware
10 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (18.75%) RHCE

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Magento
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) SAN
1 7 (21.88%) LDAP
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) NAS
3 3 (9.38%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (6.25%) MySQL
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.13%) OLTP
7 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) VisualVM
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Law
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
1 10 (31.25%) Support Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Server Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Administrator
3 6 (18.75%) Support Specialist
3 6 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Integration Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Support
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Server Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) Middleware
3 5 (15.63%) SOAP
3 5 (15.63%) XML
4 3 (9.38%) COM+
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.50%) DataPower
3 3 (9.38%) Wiki
4 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.25%) iSeries
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Linux
3 8 (25.00%) UNIX
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (15.63%) Solaris
7 4 (12.50%) AIX
7 4 (12.50%) HPUX
7 4 (12.50%) CentOS
7 4 (12.50%) Debian
7 4 (12.50%) Fedora
8 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.88%) Capacity Management
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
4 5 (15.63%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 4 (12.50%) Perl
4 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.38%) Korn
5 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 2 (6.25%) COBOL
6 2 (6.25%) AWK
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) RHCE
2 4 (12.50%) MCSE
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) MCITP
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) vSphere
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) vCloud
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCOM
1 6 (18.75%) Opsview
2 5 (15.63%) Nagios
3 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (6.25%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) Puppet
4 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Red Hat
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle
3 9 (28.13%) JBoss
4 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) Splunk
5 7 (21.88%) IBM
6 3 (9.38%) Software AG
6 3 (9.38%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) webMethods
6 3 (9.38%) JD Edwards
6 3 (9.38%) SAP
7 2 (6.25%) Symantec
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) F5
8 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
8 1 (3.13%) Sun