The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 97 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.95% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.07% 0.70% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £80,000 £41,250 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.93% -14.06%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
295 287 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.25% 23.84% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 233 249 207
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £54,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Canterbury - 3 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) UNIX
3 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
4 10 (55.56%) Perl
4 10 (55.56%) Apache
5 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
6 8 (44.44%) Finance
6 8 (44.44%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) MySQL
6 8 (44.44%) AIX
7 7 (38.89%) Oracle
7 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 7 (38.89%) PHP
7 7 (38.89%) Debian
7 7 (38.89%) Puppet
8 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
9 5 (27.78%) Solaris
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) IBM
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
10 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
10 4 (22.22%) CentOS
10 4 (22.22%) Data Guard
10 4 (22.22%) SRDF
10 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (55.56%) Apache
2 9 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP xMII
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) LDAP
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (11.11%) DB2
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
6 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Administrator
2 8 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (38.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (38.89%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (27.78%) DBA
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (27.78%) Senior DBA
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
6 3 (16.67%) UNIX Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX Support
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) LAMP
2 2 (11.11%) YAML
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
1 4 (22.22%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (77.78%) UNIX
3 8 (44.44%) AIX
4 7 (38.89%) Debian
5 5 (27.78%) Solaris
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
6 4 (22.22%) CentOS
6 4 (22.22%) FreeBSD
6 4 (22.22%) OpenBSD
7 1 (5.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Perl
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (16.67%) OCP
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (22.22%) SRDF
2 4 (22.22%) KVM
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (16.67%) Varnish
3 3 (16.67%) Squid
4 2 (11.11%) NFS
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
3 4 (22.22%) Data Guard
4 3 (16.67%) Nagios
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (5.56%) OpenView
5 1 (5.56%) Control-M
5 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
5 4 (22.22%) EMC
5 4 (22.22%) Veritas
6 3 (16.67%) Infoblox
7 2 (11.11%) JBoss
8 1 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (5.56%) Sun
8 1 (5.56%) HP
8 1 (5.56%) Dell