The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 84 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 13 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.06% 1.15% 2.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.21% 3.81% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 19
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £39,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £85,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
309 315 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.22% 30.11% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 228 270 212
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 6 March 2015. 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 -18 3 £47,500 -44.11% 2
Colchester -11 2 £48,750 +8.33%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 45 (83.33%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Linux
2 32 (59.26%) Red Hat
2 32 (59.26%) Relational Database
3 30 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 25 (46.30%) Oracle
6 23 (42.59%) JBoss
6 23 (42.59%) WebLogic
6 23 (42.59%) IIS
7 22 (40.74%) SQL
8 21 (38.89%) GlassFish
9 20 (37.04%) DNS
9 20 (37.04%) IBM
10 19 (35.19%) IBM SmartCloud
11 18 (33.33%) E-Commerce
11 18 (33.33%) Perl
11 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
11 18 (33.33%) VMware
12 17 (31.48%) PowerShell
12 17 (31.48%) .NET
12 17 (31.48%) Java
12 17 (31.48%) ITIL
12 17 (31.48%) UNIX
12 17 (31.48%) RDBMS
12 17 (31.48%) vCloud
12 17 (31.48%) OpenStack
13 16 (29.63%) F5
13 16 (29.63%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 30 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 23 (42.59%) WebLogic
2 23 (42.59%) IIS
2 23 (42.59%) JBoss
3 21 (38.89%) GlassFish
4 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 17 (31.48%) OpenStack
6 7 (12.96%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) DNS
2 15 (27.78%) BIG-IP
3 8 (14.81%) SAN
4 5 (9.26%) DHCP
5 3 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.85%) Multicast
6 1 (1.85%) LAN
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.85%) MPLS
6 1 (1.85%) BGP
6 1 (1.85%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.85%) Firewall
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (59.26%) Relational Database
2 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
3 17 (31.48%) RDBMS
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Subversion
1 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Integration Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) Production Support Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Provisioning Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Server Support
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.70%) Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Server Support Specialist
8 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) COM+
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Statistics
3 2 (3.70%) DataPower
4 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (83.33%) Windows
2 32 (59.26%) Linux
3 17 (31.48%) UNIX
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.11%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (1.85%) AIX
7 1 (1.85%) HPUX
7 1 (1.85%) Debian
7 1 (1.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 17 (31.48%) ITIL
3 16 (29.63%) Load Balancing
4 10 (18.52%) Incident Management
4 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) Waterfall
4 10 (18.52%) Change Control
5 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.96%) BCP
7 6 (11.11%) Change Management
8 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.26%) Asset Management
8 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity
8 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (7.41%) DevOps
10 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.56%) Migration
10 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 18 (33.33%) Perl
3 17 (31.48%) Java
3 17 (31.48%) PowerShell
4 16 (29.63%) Bash Shell
5 15 (27.78%) Korn
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) MCSE
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.26%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) VCP4
3 1 (1.85%) RHCE
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) CCNP
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (31.48%) vCloud
3 15 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 15 (27.78%) vSphere
4 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (29.63%) Puppet
1 16 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (27.78%) Ansible
3 5 (9.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Red Hat
2 25 (46.30%) Oracle
3 20 (37.04%) IBM
4 18 (33.33%) VMware
5 16 (29.63%) F5
6 15 (27.78%) SaltStack
7 5 (9.26%) NetApp
7 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
7 5 (9.26%) Sun
7 5 (9.26%) HP
7 5 (9.26%) Citrix
7 5 (9.26%) webMethods
7 5 (9.26%) Symantec
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco
8 1 (1.85%) Juniper
8 1 (1.85%) Splunk
8 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds