The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 214 217 170
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -47
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 35 35 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.49% 1.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.25% 1.98% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 88
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £41,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,053 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +5.13%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1553 1764 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.66% 24.70% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1452 1707
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Manchester +4 25 £46,250 +68.18% 1
Cheshire +7 5 £42,500 - 2
Merseyside +11 4 £32,500 -18.75%
Lancashire - 1 £32,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 66 (83.54%) Red Hat
3 42 (53.16%) VMware
4 40 (50.63%) Windows
5 35 (44.30%) Oracle
6 34 (43.04%) Cisco
6 34 (43.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (39.24%) Oracle Database
8 30 (37.97%) SQL Server
8 30 (37.97%) Juniper
9 29 (36.71%) Mentoring
10 28 (35.44%) Relational Database
10 28 (35.44%) WebSphere
10 28 (35.44%) WebSphere MQ
10 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
10 28 (35.44%) RDBMS
11 26 (32.91%) SUSE
11 26 (32.91%) AIX
12 25 (31.65%) HP
12 25 (31.65%) SAN
12 25 (31.65%) NetApp
13 24 (30.38%) EMC
13 24 (30.38%) IBM
13 24 (30.38%) HPUX
13 24 (30.38%) Solaris
14 23 (29.11%) DB2
14 23 (29.11%) Middleware
14 23 (29.11%) CentOS
14 23 (29.11%) Business Continuity
15 22 (27.85%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 28 (35.44%) WebSphere
2 22 (27.85%) WebLogic
3 16 (20.25%) Apache
4 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
5 8 (10.13%) nginx
6 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.06%) Lync
8 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.27%) IIS
10 1 (1.27%) JBoss
10 1 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (3.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) SAN
2 8 (10.13%) MPLS
2 8 (10.13%) OSPF
2 8 (10.13%) BGP
2 8 (10.13%) WAN
2 8 (10.13%) RIP
2 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.86%) Junos
4 6 (7.59%) HTTP
4 6 (7.59%) Broadband
5 4 (5.06%) Internet
6 3 (3.80%) DNS
7 2 (2.53%) Intranet
7 2 (2.53%) Wireless
7 2 (2.53%) Network Security
8 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.27%) SSH
8 1 (1.27%) Extranet
8 1 (1.27%) SSL
8 1 (1.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) Oracle Database
2 30 (37.97%) SQL Server
3 28 (35.44%) RDBMS
3 28 (35.44%) Relational Database
4 23 (29.11%) DB2
5 22 (27.85%) Oracle Exadata
6 18 (22.78%) MySQL
7 11 (13.92%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.80%) Aerospike
10 1 (1.27%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.27%) Big Data
10 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Eclipse
1 6 (7.59%) Maven
General
1 7 (8.86%) Retail
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Games
3 3 (3.80%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (34.18%) Architect
2 22 (27.85%) Solutions Architect
2 22 (27.85%) Infrastructure Architect
2 22 (27.85%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 12 (15.19%) Administrator
4 11 (13.92%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (12.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (10.13%) Security Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Operations Manager
10 5 (6.33%) Network Manager
10 5 (6.33%) Network Operations Manager
10 5 (6.33%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.06%) Analyst
12 3 (3.80%) Network Engineer
12 3 (3.80%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 23 (29.11%) Middleware
3 8 (10.13%) J2EE
4 6 (7.59%) Grails
4 6 (7.59%) Servlets
4 6 (7.59%) XML
4 6 (7.59%) DOM
4 6 (7.59%) XSLT
4 6 (7.59%) J2SE
4 6 (7.59%) JMS
4 6 (7.59%) XML Schema
4 6 (7.59%) SAX
4 6 (7.59%) REST
5 3 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.53%) HTML
6 2 (2.53%) .NET
7 1 (1.27%) CSS
7 1 (1.27%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.85%) FlexPod
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Open Source
4 1 (1.27%) Derivative
4 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (50.63%) Windows
3 26 (32.91%) AIX
3 26 (32.91%) SUSE
4 24 (30.38%) HPUX
4 24 (30.38%) Solaris
5 23 (29.11%) CentOS
6 22 (27.85%) OS/400
6 22 (27.85%) zOS
7 12 (15.19%) Ubuntu
8 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (10.13%) UNIX
10 7 (8.86%) Debian
10 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.53%) Fedora
12 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) Mentoring
2 23 (29.11%) Business Continuity
3 22 (27.85%) Coaching
3 22 (27.85%) Infrastructure Management
4 10 (12.66%) Project Management
5 9 (11.39%) Change Management
5 9 (11.39%) Time Management
6 7 (8.86%) Project Planning
6 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.59%) UML
7 6 (7.59%) OOP
7 6 (7.59%) Requirements Management
8 5 (6.33%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.06%) Migration
9 4 (5.06%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.06%) DevOps
10 3 (3.80%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (3.80%) ITIL
10 3 (3.80%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) SQL
2 12 (15.19%) Java
3 9 (11.39%) PHP
3 9 (11.39%) Python
4 8 (10.13%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.86%) Perl
5 7 (8.86%) Ruby
5 7 (8.86%) PL/SQL
6 6 (7.59%) XPath
7 5 (6.33%) PowerShell
7 5 (6.33%) C++
8 3 (3.80%) VB
9 1 (1.27%) C#
9 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.27%) AWK
9 1 (1.27%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) CCNA
1 11 (13.92%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.13%) JNCIA
2 8 (10.13%) LPIC
3 3 (3.80%) RHCE
4 2 (2.53%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.53%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (2.53%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.53%) CISSP
4 2 (2.53%) MCSE
4 2 (2.53%) CCNP
4 2 (2.53%) MCITP
4 2 (2.53%) HP ASE
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (43.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (27.85%) Hyper-V
2 22 (27.85%) KVM
3 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
4 4 (5.06%) Samba
5 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.80%) Squid
6 2 (2.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (2.53%) XenApp
6 2 (2.53%) vSphere
6 2 (2.53%) Docker
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (27.85%) Tivoli
2 13 (16.46%) Puppet
3 10 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (11.39%) Nagios
5 4 (5.06%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.80%) Munin
6 3 (3.80%) Zenoss
6 3 (3.80%) SmokePing
7 2 (2.53%) Ansible
7 2 (2.53%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.53%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.27%) Hyperic
8 1 (1.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 66 (83.54%) Red Hat
2 42 (53.16%) VMware
3 35 (44.30%) Oracle
4 34 (43.04%) Cisco
5 30 (37.97%) Juniper
6 28 (35.44%) Microsoft
7 25 (31.65%) HP
7 25 (31.65%) NetApp
8 24 (30.38%) EMC
8 24 (30.38%) IBM
9 22 (27.85%) BMC
9 22 (27.85%) CA
9 22 (27.85%) CheckPoint
9 22 (27.85%) Symantec
9 22 (27.85%) Brocade
10 4 (5.06%) Citrix
11 2 (2.53%) McAfee
11 2 (2.53%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (1.27%) Veritas
12 1 (1.27%) ProCurve
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