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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 204 189 211
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 51 61 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.78% 0.84% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.31% 3.44% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 52 29
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,817 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
1540 1772 1867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.40% 24.36% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1464 1612
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -13 41 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Cheshire +11 6 £50,000 -25.92% 3
Lancashire -3 3 - - 1
Merseyside +9 1 £22,000 -51.64%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 77 (96.25%) Linux
2 61 (76.25%) Red Hat
3 47 (58.75%) VMware
4 44 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (51.25%) Windows
6 38 (47.50%) AIX
6 38 (47.50%) Oracle
7 36 (45.00%) Solaris
7 36 (45.00%) HP
8 34 (42.50%) SUSE
9 30 (37.50%) HPUX
10 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
10 29 (36.25%) IBM
10 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
10 29 (36.25%) Oracle Database
11 28 (35.00%) Cisco
12 26 (32.50%) Juniper
12 26 (32.50%) SAN
12 26 (32.50%) NetApp
12 26 (32.50%) Mentoring
13 25 (31.25%) CheckPoint
13 25 (31.25%) WebSphere MQ
13 25 (31.25%) EMC
13 25 (31.25%) RDBMS
13 25 (31.25%) Relational Database
13 25 (31.25%) KVM
13 25 (31.25%) WebSphere
14 24 (30.00%) Brocade
14 24 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 24 (30.00%) FlexPod

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 25 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 24 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 13 (16.25%) Apache
4 7 (8.75%) nginx
5 4 (5.00%) Apache Pig
6 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.50%) Lync
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.50%) Node.js
8 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.25%) IIS
8 1 (1.25%) JBoss
8 1 (1.25%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.25%) Jetty
8 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.00%) IBM PureFlex
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.50%) SaaS
3 2 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (32.50%) SAN
2 4 (5.00%) DNS
3 3 (3.75%) Firewall
4 2 (2.50%) Wireless
4 2 (2.50%) Network Security
4 2 (2.50%) SSL
4 2 (2.50%) Internet
4 2 (2.50%) LAN
4 2 (2.50%) HTTP
4 2 (2.50%) SNMP
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.25%) WAN
5 1 (1.25%) NAS
5 1 (1.25%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.25%) SQL Server
1 29 (36.25%) Oracle Database
2 25 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 25 (31.25%) RDBMS
3 24 (30.00%) DB2
3 24 (30.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 13 (16.25%) MySQL
5 8 (10.00%) Big Data
6 7 (8.75%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.75%) Apache Hive
7 4 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.00%) IBM BigInsights
8 2 (2.50%) Aerospike
8 2 (2.50%) Redis
8 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.25%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.25%) MariaDB
9 1 (1.25%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) Gradle
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.25%) Maven
General
1 12 (15.00%) Retail
2 10 (12.50%) Finance
3 9 (11.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Architect
2 24 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 24 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 24 (30.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 18 (22.50%) Administrator
4 13 (16.25%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) UNIX Support
8 5 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 5 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Data Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) Hadoop Administrator
10 3 (3.75%) UNIX Specialist
10 3 (3.75%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 24 (30.00%) Middleware
2 24 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (5.00%) HTML
3 4 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (5.00%) Web Services
3 4 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (2.50%) LAMP
4 2 (2.50%) J2EE
5 1 (1.25%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 1 (1.25%) React
5 1 (1.25%) .NET
5 1 (1.25%) Memcached
5 1 (1.25%) Spring
5 1 (1.25%) Grails
5 1 (1.25%) XSLT
5 1 (1.25%) J2SE
5 1 (1.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) FlexPod
1 24 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.25%) Clustering
3 6 (7.50%) Derivative
4 5 (6.25%) HACMP
5 2 (2.50%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.25%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (96.25%) Linux
2 41 (51.25%) Windows
3 38 (47.50%) AIX
4 36 (45.00%) Solaris
5 34 (42.50%) SUSE
6 30 (37.50%) HPUX
7 24 (30.00%) OS/400
7 24 (30.00%) zOS
8 17 (21.25%) UNIX
8 17 (21.25%) CentOS
9 10 (12.50%) Debian
10 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (5.00%) Fedora
11 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
12 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
13 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Mentoring
2 24 (30.00%) Coaching
2 24 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 24 (30.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 24 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.00%) DevOps
4 7 (8.75%) Change Management
4 7 (8.75%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.25%) ITIL
5 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.00%) Use Case
6 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.00%) Open Source
6 4 (5.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.50%) Python
2 20 (25.00%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) PHP
4 13 (16.25%) Java
5 12 (15.00%) Perl
6 10 (12.50%) Ruby
7 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.50%) sed
8 6 (7.50%) AWK
9 4 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.75%) C++
11 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.25%) C#
12 1 (1.25%) VB
12 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) RHCE
1 3 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.50%) MCITP
2 2 (2.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) HP ASE
2 2 (2.50%) A+ Certification
2 2 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
2 2 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (2.50%) MCSE
2 2 (2.50%) CCNP
2 2 (2.50%) CCNA
2 2 (2.50%) CISSP
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) NCDA
3 1 (1.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (31.25%) KVM
3 24 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (5.00%) HDFS
6 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
7 2 (2.50%) Samba
7 2 (2.50%) Squid
7 2 (2.50%) vSphere
7 2 (2.50%) Docker
8 1 (1.25%) Varnish
8 1 (1.25%) Xen
8 1 (1.25%) Ceph
8 1 (1.25%) GlusterFS
8 1 (1.25%) iptables
8 1 (1.25%) vCloud
8 1 (1.25%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (30.00%) Tivoli
2 10 (12.50%) Puppet
2 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (7.50%) Nagios
4 5 (6.25%) Data Guard
4 5 (6.25%) Ansible
5 4 (5.00%) Oozie
5 4 (5.00%) Ambari
6 2 (2.50%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.50%) SmokePing
6 2 (2.50%) Munin
6 2 (2.50%) Zenoss
7 1 (1.25%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (1.25%) Plesk
7 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.25%) Cobbler
7 1 (1.25%) cPanel
7 1 (1.25%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 61 (76.25%) Red Hat
2 47 (58.75%) VMware
3 38 (47.50%) Oracle
4 36 (45.00%) HP
5 29 (36.25%) IBM
5 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
6 28 (35.00%) Cisco
7 26 (32.50%) Juniper
7 26 (32.50%) NetApp
8 25 (31.25%) CheckPoint
8 25 (31.25%) EMC
9 24 (30.00%) BMC
9 24 (30.00%) CA
9 24 (30.00%) Symantec
9 24 (30.00%) Brocade
10 4 (5.00%) Teradata
10 4 (5.00%) RedPrairie
10 4 (5.00%) Tableau
10 4 (5.00%) Hortonworks
11 3 (3.75%) Citrix
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