The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 56 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% 2.31% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.12% 9.68% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 5
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
170 155 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.19% 23.85% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 152 138 184
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +11.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Merseyside

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Liverpool +4 7 £50,000 +20.48% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (53.33%) EAI
2 8 (53.33%) SOA
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) DB2
2 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 8 (53.33%) Middleware
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Change Management
2 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) HPUX
3 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
3 7 (46.67%) UNIX
3 7 (46.67%) Firmware
3 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (40.00%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) Release Management
5 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Wealth Management
7 3 (20.00%) TIBCO

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Release Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Test Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Testing Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) HPUX Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) HPUX Systems Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
1 8 (53.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Firmware
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) HPUX
3 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) EAI
1 8 (53.33%) SOA
1 8 (53.33%) Project Management
1 8 (53.33%) Change Management
1 8 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Wealth Management
4 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.67%) Brocade
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus good benefits package
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