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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 93 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% 0.95% 0.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.80% 3.86% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 259 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.69% 24.67% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 290 216 173
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,895 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Sittingbourne - 2 £47,250 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Red Hat
3 15 (71.43%) Perl
4 14 (66.67%) UNIX
5 12 (57.14%) AIX
5 12 (57.14%) Solaris
5 12 (57.14%) Apache
5 12 (57.14%) Finance
6 11 (52.38%) Ruby
7 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
7 10 (47.62%) DNS
8 9 (42.86%) JBoss
8 9 (42.86%) Java
8 9 (42.86%) Puppet
9 8 (38.10%) MySQL
9 8 (38.10%) PHP
9 8 (38.10%) Windows
10 7 (33.33%) Python
10 7 (33.33%) Oracle
10 7 (33.33%) SQL
10 7 (33.33%) DHCP
10 7 (33.33%) IBM
10 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (33.33%) VMware
10 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
10 7 (33.33%) YAML
10 7 (33.33%) DevOps
11 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
11 6 (28.57%) Veritas
11 6 (28.57%) LDAP

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 12 (57.14%) Apache
2 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
3 6 (28.57%) LDAP
4 5 (23.81%) Firewall
5 4 (19.05%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
6 3 (14.29%) SAN
6 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
6 3 (14.29%) VLAN
6 3 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Ingres
5 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (9.52%) WebLOAD
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Senior DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) DBA
2 4 (19.05%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX Team Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Support
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) HACMP
1 4 (19.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) UNIX
3 12 (57.14%) AIX
3 12 (57.14%) Solaris
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) CentOS
6 3 (14.29%) Debian
7 2 (9.52%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps
2 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Perl
2 11 (52.38%) Ruby
3 9 (42.86%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) PHP
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
7 3 (14.29%) C
7 3 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (14.29%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) NFS
1 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (19.05%) SRDF
2 3 (14.29%) Varnish
2 3 (14.29%) Squid
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Puppet
2 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (23.81%) Nagios
4 4 (19.05%) Data Guard
5 3 (14.29%) OpenView
5 3 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Red Hat
2 9 (42.86%) JBoss
3 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) IBM
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Veritas
5 4 (19.05%) EMC
6 3 (14.29%) Sun
6 3 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) Dell
6 3 (14.29%) Infoblox
7 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco