The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 99 100 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.85% 0.48% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.71% 2.21% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -46.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £35,500 £47,950
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £39,500 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
369 272 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.30% 21.88% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 330 245 158
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
West Malling - 4 £45,000 -
Maidstone +10 3 £37,500 - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (65.00%) IBM
4 12 (60.00%) HP
4 12 (60.00%) Windows
5 11 (55.00%) Solaris
5 11 (55.00%) Perl
5 11 (55.00%) Finance
6 10 (50.00%) VMware
6 10 (50.00%) UNIX
6 10 (50.00%) AIX
6 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (50.00%) Puppet
6 10 (50.00%) DevOps
7 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (45.00%) Apache
8 8 (40.00%) MySQL
8 8 (40.00%) SAN
8 8 (40.00%) Veritas
8 8 (40.00%) DNS
8 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
9 7 (35.00%) Ruby
9 7 (35.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (35.00%) Control-M
9 7 (35.00%) Banking
9 7 (35.00%) NetBackup
9 7 (35.00%) NFS
9 7 (35.00%) LDAP
9 7 (35.00%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (45.00%) Apache
2 7 (35.00%) JBoss
3 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 7 (35.00%) LDAP
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) WebLOAD
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Publishing
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Build Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) YAML
2 2 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Solaris
4 10 (50.00%) UNIX
4 10 (50.00%) AIX
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (20.00%) CentOS
7 1 (5.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Operations Management
5 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Line Management
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) SIEM
8 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Perl
2 7 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 5 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (20.00%) C
5 4 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (35.00%) NFS
3 6 (30.00%) vSphere
4 4 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Puppet
2 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (35.00%) OpenView
3 7 (35.00%) Control-M
3 7 (35.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Red Hat
2 13 (65.00%) IBM
3 12 (60.00%) HP
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) Veritas
6 7 (35.00%) Sun
6 7 (35.00%) Dell
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco
9 1 (5.00%) Citrix
9 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
9 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
9 1 (5.00%) Websense
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidstone
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago