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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 87 85 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 11 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.86% 1.29% 1.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.43% 4.04% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 17
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £39,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,053 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +5.13%
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
321 446 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.06% 31.90% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 236 372 249
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £21,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £57,500
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
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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
Colchester -9 2 £48,750 +8.33%
Brentwood -20 2 £80,000 -3.03%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Linux
2 26 (61.90%) Red Hat
3 24 (57.14%) Tomcat
4 23 (54.76%) Relational Database
5 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
6 20 (47.62%) IIS
6 20 (47.62%) JBoss
7 19 (45.24%) Oracle
8 18 (42.86%) GlassFish
8 18 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (40.48%) DNS
9 17 (40.48%) IBM
10 16 (38.10%) SQL
10 16 (38.10%) IBM SmartCloud
11 15 (35.71%) Perl
11 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
12 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
12 14 (33.33%) VMware
12 14 (33.33%) vCloud
12 14 (33.33%) OpenStack
12 14 (33.33%) ITIL
12 14 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (30.95%) UNIX
13 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
13 13 (30.95%) Puppet
13 13 (30.95%) F5
13 13 (30.95%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 20 (47.62%) WebLogic
2 20 (47.62%) IIS
2 20 (47.62%) JBoss
3 18 (42.86%) GlassFish
4 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
5 14 (33.33%) OpenStack
6 7 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 18 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (38.10%) IBM SmartCloud
3 14 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (40.48%) DNS
2 12 (28.57%) BIG-IP
3 7 (16.67%) SAN
4 5 (11.90%) DHCP
5 2 (4.76%) NAS
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.38%) Multicast
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.38%) MPLS
6 1 (2.38%) BGP
6 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.38%) Firewall
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) Relational Database
2 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (26.19%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Subversion
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Integration Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Production Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Provisioning Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.38%) Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) COM+
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Statistics
3 2 (4.76%) DataPower
4 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Linux
3 13 (30.95%) UNIX
4 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
6 1 (2.38%) HPUX
6 1 (2.38%) Debian
6 1 (2.38%) Fedora
6 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Load Balancing
3 12 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.67%) BCP
5 7 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 7 (16.67%) Change Control
5 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 6 (14.29%) Change Management
7 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
7 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity
7 5 (11.90%) DevOps
8 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) Perl
3 14 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 12 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 12 (28.57%) Korn
5 11 (26.19%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) MCSE
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) RHCE
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (33.33%) vCloud
2 12 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 12 (28.57%) vSphere
3 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Puppet
1 13 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (28.57%) Ansible
3 5 (11.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Red Hat
2 19 (45.24%) Oracle
3 17 (40.48%) IBM
4 14 (33.33%) VMware
5 13 (30.95%) F5
6 12 (28.57%) SaltStack
7 5 (11.90%) NetApp
7 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.90%) Sun
7 5 (11.90%) HP
7 5 (11.90%) Citrix
7 5 (11.90%) webMethods
7 5 (11.90%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) Juniper
8 1 (2.38%) Splunk
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds