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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 199 202 200
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 43 38 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.57% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% 2.25% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 66
Average salary £43,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.71% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £32,900 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
1788 1686 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.28% 25.47% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1454 1740
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 28 January 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 January 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 +12 29 £43,000 +10.96% 6
Lancashire -10 7 £50,000 -
Cheshire -2 6 £42,500 +24.08% 4
Merseyside +8 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 91 (98.91%) Linux
2 84 (91.30%) Red Hat
3 45 (48.91%) VMware
4 41 (44.57%) Oracle
5 39 (42.39%) Windows
6 37 (40.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (39.13%) Oracle Database
8 31 (33.70%) WebSphere
8 31 (33.70%) WebSphere MQ
9 30 (32.61%) SAN
10 29 (31.52%) Cisco
11 27 (29.35%) HPUX
11 27 (29.35%) Juniper
12 26 (28.26%) MySQL
13 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
13 25 (27.17%) HP
13 25 (27.17%) RDBMS
13 25 (27.17%) Relational Database
13 25 (27.17%) Mentoring
14 23 (25.00%) IBM
15 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
15 22 (23.91%) EMC
15 22 (23.91%) NetApp
15 22 (23.91%) SUSE
15 22 (23.91%) Business Continuity
16 21 (22.83%) Solaris
16 21 (22.83%) AIX
16 21 (22.83%) Tomcat
17 20 (21.74%) DB2
17 20 (21.74%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 31 (33.70%) WebSphere
2 21 (22.83%) Tomcat
3 20 (21.74%) Apache
4 19 (20.65%) WebLogic
5 10 (10.87%) MS Exchange
6 6 (6.52%) nginx
7 2 (2.17%) Lync
7 2 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.17%) IIS
7 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.09%) JBoss
8 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP xMII
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.61%) SAN
2 15 (16.30%) HTTP
3 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.70%) RIP
4 8 (8.70%) WAN
4 8 (8.70%) MPLS
4 8 (8.70%) OSPF
4 8 (8.70%) BGP
4 8 (8.70%) Junos
5 6 (6.52%) DNS
6 5 (5.43%) Broadband
7 3 (3.26%) SSL
7 3 (3.26%) SNMP
7 3 (3.26%) Firewall
8 2 (2.17%) Wireless
8 2 (2.17%) Intranet
8 2 (2.17%) SMTP
8 2 (2.17%) DHCP
9 1 (1.09%) VPN
9 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 26 (28.26%) MySQL
3 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
3 25 (27.17%) RDBMS
3 25 (27.17%) Relational Database
4 20 (21.74%) DB2
5 19 (20.65%) Oracle Exadata
6 17 (18.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (11.96%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (6.52%) Hazelcast
9 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.09%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.09%) SAP BW
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Maven
2 6 (6.52%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (14.13%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Retail
3 6 (6.52%) Games
4 2 (2.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Architect
2 19 (20.65%) Solutions Architect
2 19 (20.65%) Infrastructure Architect
2 19 (20.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 14 (15.22%) Java Developer
3 14 (15.22%) Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) DBA
5 11 (11.96%) Administrator
6 9 (9.78%) MySQL DBA
7 8 (8.70%) Senior DBA
7 8 (8.70%) Senior MySQL DBA
8 7 (7.61%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.52%) Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Network Manager
9 6 (6.52%) Operations Manager
9 6 (6.52%) Security Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) WebSphere MQ
2 20 (21.74%) Middleware
3 14 (15.22%) JMS
3 14 (15.22%) XML Schema
3 14 (15.22%) Grails
3 14 (15.22%) XML
3 14 (15.22%) XSLT
4 13 (14.13%) J2SE
4 13 (14.13%) DOM
4 13 (14.13%) Servlets
4 13 (14.13%) SAX
5 8 (8.70%) Spring
5 8 (8.70%) J2EE
6 6 (6.52%) REST
7 1 (1.09%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.09%) CSS
7 1 (1.09%) HTML
7 1 (1.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) FlexPod
2 12 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.87%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 91 (98.91%) Linux
2 39 (42.39%) Windows
3 27 (29.35%) HPUX
4 22 (23.91%) SUSE
5 21 (22.83%) Solaris
5 21 (22.83%) AIX
6 19 (20.65%) OS/400
6 19 (20.65%) zOS
7 16 (17.39%) CentOS
8 15 (16.30%) UNIX
9 10 (10.87%) Ubuntu
10 8 (8.70%) Android
11 6 (6.52%) Debian
12 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Mentoring
2 22 (23.91%) Business Continuity
3 19 (20.65%) Coaching
3 19 (20.65%) Infrastructure Management
4 14 (15.22%) E-Commerce
5 11 (11.96%) Project Management
5 11 (11.96%) Change Management
6 9 (9.78%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.52%) UML
7 6 (6.52%) Requirements Management
7 6 (6.52%) Time Management
8 5 (5.43%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.43%) OOP
8 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.35%) Migration
10 3 (3.26%) Information Security
10 3 (3.26%) Wealth Management
10 3 (3.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) Java
2 14 (15.22%) XPath
3 13 (14.13%) SQL
4 11 (11.96%) Bash Shell
5 10 (10.87%) Perl
5 10 (10.87%) PHP
6 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
7 6 (6.52%) Python
8 5 (5.43%) Ruby
8 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.35%) C++
10 2 (2.17%) VB
11 1 (1.09%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) CCNA
1 9 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.70%) JNCIA
2 8 (8.70%) LPIC
3 2 (2.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.09%) RHCE
4 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.09%) OCP
4 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (40.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 19 (20.65%) KVM
4 8 (8.70%) Active Directory
5 6 (6.52%) Firmware
6 4 (4.35%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.26%) Samba
8 2 (2.17%) XenApp
8 2 (2.17%) vSphere
8 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.09%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.09%) Squid
9 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.09%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 19 (20.65%) Tivoli
2 12 (13.04%) Puppet
3 7 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.43%) Nagios
4 5 (5.43%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.17%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.09%) Munin
6 1 (1.09%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.09%) Hyperic
6 1 (1.09%) SmokePing
6 1 (1.09%) Opsview
6 1 (1.09%) Legato
Vendors
1 84 (91.30%) Red Hat
2 45 (48.91%) VMware
3 41 (44.57%) Oracle
4 29 (31.52%) Cisco
5 27 (29.35%) Juniper
6 25 (27.17%) HP
7 23 (25.00%) IBM
8 22 (23.91%) Microsoft
8 22 (23.91%) EMC
8 22 (23.91%) NetApp
9 20 (21.74%) Brocade
10 19 (20.65%) CheckPoint
10 19 (20.65%) Symantec
10 19 (20.65%) BMC
10 19 (20.65%) CA
11 3 (3.26%) Veritas
12 2 (2.17%) Citrix
12 2 (2.17%) McAfee
12 2 (2.17%) Hitachi
12 2 (2.17%) Aerohive Networks
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