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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 196 190 206
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 58 67 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.86% 0.91% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% 3.87% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 30
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,764 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
1592 1730 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.67% 23.57% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1405 1518
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £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 28 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 28 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 -7 48 £40,000 - 5
Cheshire +10 8 £47,500 -7.31% 3
Lancashire +4 1 - -
Merseyside +3 1 £22,000 -56.00% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 82 (96.47%) Linux
2 69 (81.18%) Red Hat
3 48 (56.47%) VMware
4 43 (50.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (45.88%) Windows
5 39 (45.88%) Oracle
6 36 (42.35%) AIX
6 36 (42.35%) Solaris
7 35 (41.18%) HP
8 34 (40.00%) SUSE
9 30 (35.29%) IBM
9 30 (35.29%) HPUX
9 30 (35.29%) Oracle Database
10 29 (34.12%) Python
10 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
11 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
12 27 (31.76%) SAN
13 26 (30.59%) Cisco
13 26 (30.59%) Juniper
13 26 (30.59%) WebSphere
14 25 (29.41%) Relational Database
14 25 (29.41%) KVM
14 25 (29.41%) Mentoring
14 25 (29.41%) NetApp
14 25 (29.41%) CheckPoint
14 25 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
14 25 (29.41%) EMC
14 25 (29.41%) RDBMS
14 25 (29.41%) Data Centre
15 24 (28.24%) IBM PureFlex

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 26 (30.59%) WebSphere
2 24 (28.24%) WebLogic
3 15 (17.65%) Apache
4 6 (7.06%) Apache Pig
5 4 (4.71%) nginx
5 4 (4.71%) Node.js
6 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.35%) JBoss
8 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.18%) iPlanet
8 1 (1.18%) IIS
8 1 (1.18%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.18%) Jetty
8 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.24%) IBM PureFlex
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) GitHub
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.76%) SAN
2 4 (4.71%) DNS
3 3 (3.53%) Firewall
3 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.35%) Wireless
4 2 (2.35%) SSL
4 2 (2.35%) HTTP
4 2 (2.35%) SNMP
5 1 (1.18%) Broadband
5 1 (1.18%) LAN
5 1 (1.18%) WAN
5 1 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (1.18%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
3 25 (29.41%) RDBMS
3 25 (29.41%) Relational Database
4 24 (28.24%) DB2
4 24 (28.24%) Oracle Exadata
5 14 (16.47%) MySQL
6 10 (11.76%) Big Data
7 9 (10.59%) Hadoop
7 9 (10.59%) Apache Hive
8 6 (7.06%) IBM BigInsights
9 4 (4.71%) Redis
10 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.18%) Couchbase
12 1 (1.18%) MariaDB
12 1 (1.18%) Hazelcast
12 1 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.35%) Gradle
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.35%) Maven
3 1 (1.18%) Hudson
3 1 (1.18%) Ant
3 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (15.29%) Retail
2 11 (12.94%) Banking
3 9 (10.59%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (29.41%) Architect
2 24 (28.24%) Solutions Architect
2 24 (28.24%) Infrastructure Architect
2 24 (28.24%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 18 (21.18%) Administrator
4 10 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Hadoop Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) UNIX Support
7 5 (5.88%) AIX Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Data Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Systems Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 24 (28.24%) Middleware
2 24 (28.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (4.71%) HTML
3 4 (4.71%) Play Framework
3 4 (4.71%) Web Services
3 4 (4.71%) XML
4 3 (3.53%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.35%) J2EE
5 2 (2.35%) LAMP
6 1 (1.18%) Spring
6 1 (1.18%) Grails
6 1 (1.18%) XSLT
6 1 (1.18%) J2SE
6 1 (1.18%) JMS
6 1 (1.18%) YAML
6 1 (1.18%) Memcached
6 1 (1.18%) Alternative PHP Cache
6 1 (1.18%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 24 (28.24%) FlexPod
3 9 (10.59%) Clustering
4 6 (7.06%) Derivative
5 5 (5.88%) HACMP
6 4 (4.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.35%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.35%) Replication
7 2 (2.35%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 82 (96.47%) Linux
2 39 (45.88%) Windows
3 36 (42.35%) AIX
3 36 (42.35%) Solaris
4 34 (40.00%) SUSE
5 30 (35.29%) HPUX
6 24 (28.24%) OS/400
6 24 (28.24%) zOS
7 19 (22.35%) CentOS
8 18 (21.18%) UNIX
9 10 (11.76%) Debian
10 5 (5.88%) Fedora
10 5 (5.88%) Ubuntu
11 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.41%) Mentoring
2 24 (28.24%) Coaching
2 24 (28.24%) Infrastructure Management
2 24 (28.24%) Business Continuity
2 24 (28.24%) Converged Infrastructure
3 12 (14.12%) Open Source
4 8 (9.41%) Problem Management
4 8 (9.41%) Change Management
4 8 (9.41%) DevOps
5 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.06%) Use Case
6 6 (7.06%) Cyber Security
7 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.53%) ITIL
8 3 (3.53%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.35%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (2.35%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.35%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.12%) Python
2 21 (24.71%) PHP
2 21 (24.71%) SQL
3 18 (21.18%) Perl
4 13 (15.29%) Java
5 11 (12.94%) Ruby
6 7 (8.24%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.06%) sed
7 6 (7.06%) AWK
8 5 (5.88%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.71%) C++
9 4 (4.71%) Scala
10 2 (2.35%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.18%) C#
11 1 (1.18%) XPath
11 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) RHCE
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
1 2 (2.35%) RHCSA
2 1 (1.18%) NCDA
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (50.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (29.41%) KVM
3 24 (28.24%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (7.06%) HDFS
5 5 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (3.53%) vSphere
7 2 (2.35%) Docker
8 1 (1.18%) vCloud
8 1 (1.18%) Ceph
8 1 (1.18%) GlusterFS
8 1 (1.18%) iptables
8 1 (1.18%) Varnish
8 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.18%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.18%) NFS
8 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
8 1 (1.18%) Samba
8 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.18%) Squid
Systems Management
1 24 (28.24%) Tivoli
2 15 (17.65%) Puppet
3 10 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.06%) Ambari
4 6 (7.06%) Oozie
5 5 (5.88%) Ansible
5 5 (5.88%) Data Guard
6 4 (4.71%) Vagrant
6 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (3.53%) Nagios
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.18%) Munin
8 1 (1.18%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (1.18%) Plesk
8 1 (1.18%) yum
8 1 (1.18%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.18%) logstash
8 1 (1.18%) cPanel
8 1 (1.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 69 (81.18%) Red Hat
2 48 (56.47%) VMware
3 39 (45.88%) Oracle
4 35 (41.18%) HP
5 30 (35.29%) IBM
6 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
7 26 (30.59%) Cisco
7 26 (30.59%) Juniper
8 25 (29.41%) EMC
8 25 (29.41%) CheckPoint
8 25 (29.41%) NetApp
9 24 (28.24%) Symantec
9 24 (28.24%) Brocade
9 24 (28.24%) BMC
9 24 (28.24%) CA
10 6 (7.06%) Teradata
10 6 (7.06%) Tableau
10 6 (7.06%) Hortonworks
11 5 (5.88%) RedPrairie
12 3 (3.53%) Splunk
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