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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 195 224 226
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 35 32 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.49% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.80% 2.09% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 16
Average salary £43,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.57% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,950 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,250 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +9.87%
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
1249 1533 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.06% 23.27% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 1264 1449
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +14 23 £45,000 -2.70% 4
Cheshire +24 7 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Merseyside +10 3 £32,500 - 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Linux
2 70 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 50 (47.62%) CentOS
4 48 (45.71%) Puppet
5 40 (38.10%) Shell Script
6 39 (37.14%) Java
7 36 (34.29%) MySQL
8 33 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
9 31 (29.52%) E-Commerce
9 31 (29.52%) Change Management
10 27 (25.71%) Web Services
11 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (24.76%) Statistics
11 26 (24.76%) Unix
12 25 (23.81%) Apache
12 25 (23.81%) Security Management
12 25 (23.81%) Network Design
13 24 (22.86%) Windows
14 22 (20.95%) AIX
15 21 (20.00%) VMware
16 20 (19.05%) SQL
16 20 (19.05%) Perl
16 20 (19.05%) IBM
17 19 (18.10%) Python
18 18 (17.14%) ITIL
18 18 (17.14%) Open Source
19 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
20 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
21 14 (13.33%) Cisco
21 14 (13.33%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (23.81%) Apache
2 12 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.62%) Apache Pig
5 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (6.67%) nginx
5 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 7 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (6.67%) Skype for Business
6 5 (4.76%) IIS
7 4 (3.81%) JBoss
7 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.90%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.90%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.95%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 33 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.76%) SaaS
3 3 (2.86%) PaaS
4 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.90%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.95%) GitHub
5 1 (0.95%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) LDAP
1 10 (9.52%) Network Security
1 10 (9.52%) SSH
1 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.57%) Firewall
3 8 (7.62%) LAN
3 8 (7.62%) SSL
4 6 (5.71%) DNS
4 6 (5.71%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.81%) DHCP
5 4 (3.81%) MRTG
5 4 (3.81%) SAN
6 3 (2.86%) VPN
7 2 (1.90%) HTTP
7 2 (1.90%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.90%) NAS
7 2 (1.90%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (1.90%) VXLAN
8 1 (0.95%) IPv4
8 1 (0.95%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.29%) MySQL
2 10 (9.52%) Big Data
2 10 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.62%) Apache Hive
4 8 (7.62%) IBM BigInsights
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.90%) DB2
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.95%) Redis
8 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.81%) Maven
3 2 (1.90%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.95%) JIRA
4 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Back Office
3 10 (9.52%) Banking
3 10 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (47.62%) Administrator
2 41 (39.05%) Linux Administrator
3 27 (25.71%) Linux Engineer
3 27 (25.71%) Systems Administrator
4 26 (24.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 20 (19.05%) AWS Administrator
6 12 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (8.57%) Linux Support
8 8 (7.62%) Data Administrator
8 8 (7.62%) Hadoop Administrator
8 8 (7.62%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.62%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.67%) Network Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) Developer
11 5 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) IT Administrator
12 4 (3.81%) Java Developer
12 4 (3.81%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.71%) Web Services
2 8 (7.62%) LAMP
3 7 (6.67%) XML
4 5 (4.76%) JSON
4 5 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (4.76%) Middleware
4 5 (4.76%) Play Framework
5 4 (3.81%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (2.86%) jQuery
6 3 (2.86%) POSIX
6 3 (2.86%) REST
6 3 (2.86%) SOAP
7 2 (1.90%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.90%) Ajax
7 2 (1.90%) HTML
7 2 (1.90%) HTML5
7 2 (1.90%) Java EE
8 1 (0.95%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) Statistics
2 7 (6.67%) iPad
3 6 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.90%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.90%) PKI
7 1 (0.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.95%) User Experience
7 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (47.62%) CentOS
3 26 (24.76%) Unix
4 24 (22.86%) Windows
5 22 (20.95%) AIX
6 13 (12.38%) Solaris
7 9 (8.57%) Debian
8 8 (7.62%) Ubuntu
8 8 (7.62%) Windows Server
8 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.81%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (3.81%) SUSE
10 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) Change Management
1 31 (29.52%) E-Commerce
2 26 (24.76%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (23.81%) Network Design
3 25 (23.81%) Security Management
4 18 (17.14%) ITIL
4 18 (17.14%) Open Source
5 14 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 12 (11.43%) Configuration Management
7 10 (9.52%) DevOps
8 8 (7.62%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (7.62%) ITIL V2
8 8 (7.62%) Patch Management
8 8 (7.62%) Use Case
9 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (3.81%) Identity Management
10 4 (3.81%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.86%) OO
11 3 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.10%) Shell Script
2 39 (37.14%) Java
3 20 (19.05%) Perl
3 20 (19.05%) SQL
4 19 (18.10%) Python
5 14 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 13 (12.38%) PHP
7 11 (10.48%) Ruby
8 5 (4.76%) C
8 5 (4.76%) Scala
9 4 (3.81%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.86%) ANSI C
10 3 (2.86%) C++
10 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.90%) Go
12 1 (0.95%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) RHCE
2 9 (8.57%) CCNA
2 9 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (8.57%) MCSE
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 7 (6.67%) CCNP
3 7 (6.67%) CISSP
3 7 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 7 (6.67%) HP ASE
3 7 (6.67%) MCITP
3 7 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
3 7 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (5.71%) Degree
5 5 (4.76%) RHCT
6 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.81%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.95%) EMC Certification
7 1 (0.95%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO27005
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.52%) vSphere
3 8 (7.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (7.62%) HDFS
4 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.81%) Squid
6 4 (3.81%) Varnish
7 3 (2.86%) Docker
8 2 (1.90%) Ceph
8 2 (1.90%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.95%) NFS
9 1 (0.95%) Postfix
9 1 (0.95%) vCloud
9 1 (0.95%) XenApp
9 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (45.71%) Puppet
2 9 (8.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 8 (7.62%) Ambari
3 8 (7.62%) Oozie
3 8 (7.62%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 7 (6.67%) HP SIM
4 7 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (6.67%) WSUS
5 6 (5.71%) Nagios
6 4 (3.81%) Munin
6 4 (3.81%) Zenoss
7 2 (1.90%) Cacti
7 2 (1.90%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.90%) SELinux
8 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.95%) Ansible
8 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 70 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 21 (20.00%) VMware
3 20 (19.05%) IBM
4 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 14 (13.33%) Cisco
5 14 (13.33%) Oracle
6 12 (11.43%) HP
7 9 (8.57%) Symantec
8 8 (7.62%) Citrix
8 8 (7.62%) Hortonworks
8 8 (7.62%) Tableau
8 8 (7.62%) Teradata
9 7 (6.67%) Dell
9 7 (6.67%) GFI Software
9 7 (6.67%) ProCurve
9 7 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 7 (6.67%) Sophos
10 5 (4.76%) SaltStack
11 4 (3.81%) F5
11 4 (3.81%) Intel
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