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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 85 83 105
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 15 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.37% 1.83% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.50% 5.23% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 3
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
333 363 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 30.38% 34.90% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 288 316 234
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £59,850
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 11 February 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (90.00%) DNS
3 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 26 (86.67%) VMware
4 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 25 (83.33%) ITIL
4 25 (83.33%) Firewall
4 25 (83.33%) Windows Server
5 24 (80.00%) SLA
5 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (80.00%) Symantec
5 24 (80.00%) Active Directory
5 24 (80.00%) HP
5 24 (80.00%) DHCP
5 24 (80.00%) NetBackup
5 24 (80.00%) HP Data Protector
5 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
5 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (80.00%) vSphere
5 24 (80.00%) HP Storage
5 24 (80.00%) HP SIM
5 24 (80.00%) 3PAR
5 24 (80.00%) Capacity Management
5 24 (80.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (16.67%) Unix
7 4 (13.33%) AIX
7 4 (13.33%) Finance
7 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.33%) Puppet
8 3 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) DNS
2 25 (83.33%) Firewall
3 24 (80.00%) DHCP
4 3 (10.00%) LDAP
4 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Administrator
1 26 (86.67%) Systems Administrator
2 24 (80.00%) Storage Administrator
2 24 (80.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) HP Storage
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) HACMP
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 25 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (16.67%) Unix
6 4 (13.33%) AIX
7 3 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) ITIL
2 24 (80.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Change Control
4 1 (3.33%) Coaching
4 1 (3.33%) DevOps
4 1 (3.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Perl
1 3 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (80.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 24 (80.00%) vSphere
2 3 (10.00%) NFS
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 24 (80.00%) HP Data Protector
1 24 (80.00%) HP SIM
1 24 (80.00%) NetBackup
1 24 (80.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (13.33%) Puppet
3 3 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (3.33%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) VMware
2 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (80.00%) 3PAR
3 24 (80.00%) HP
3 24 (80.00%) Symantec
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.00%) Veritas
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) Nimsoft
5 1 (3.33%) VeriFone
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