The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank - - 61
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +9.20%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
210 136 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 27.74% 21.48% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 175 121 154
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +13.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in the North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
3 5 (62.50%) DICOM
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (62.50%) Smartcard
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (62.50%) PACS
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) CentOS
5 2 (25.00%) Zenoss
5 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) KVM
5 2 (25.00%) Puppet

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (12.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Smartcard
1 5 (62.50%) PACS
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) DICOM
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) IBM