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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 98 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 0.99% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 3.55% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 7
Average salary £35,000 £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.15% +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
371 282 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.19% 27.87% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 338 256 231
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 31 August 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Kent

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) AIX
4 4 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (37.50%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (37.50%) HP Storage
5 3 (37.50%) HP SIM
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
5 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
5 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) LDAP
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) HACMP
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) HP Storage
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) NFS
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (37.50%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (37.50%) HP SIM
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (37.50%) OpenView
2 3 (37.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) Veritas
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
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