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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 199 196 222
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 35 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.75% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.40% 2.99% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 25
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,300 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £60,750 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
1456 1738 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.72% 24.93% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1445 1656
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -5 29 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Lancashire -11 3 - -
Cheshire -4 2 £47,500 -29.62% 1
Merseyside +8 1 £22,000 -45.00% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 72 (96.00%) Linux
2 58 (77.33%) Red Hat
3 44 (58.67%) VMware
4 39 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (52.00%) Windows
5 35 (46.67%) AIX
5 35 (46.67%) Oracle
6 33 (44.00%) Solaris
6 33 (44.00%) HP
7 32 (42.67%) SUSE
8 28 (37.33%) Cisco
8 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
8 28 (37.33%) HPUX
8 28 (37.33%) Oracle Database
9 27 (36.00%) Relational Database
9 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
9 27 (36.00%) RDBMS
10 26 (34.67%) WebSphere MQ
10 26 (34.67%) Juniper
10 26 (34.67%) WebSphere
11 25 (33.33%) SAN
11 25 (33.33%) NetApp
11 25 (33.33%) Mentoring
12 24 (32.00%) KVM
12 24 (32.00%) CheckPoint
12 24 (32.00%) IBM
12 24 (32.00%) EMC
13 23 (30.67%) OS/400
13 23 (30.67%) DB2
13 23 (30.67%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (34.67%) WebSphere
2 23 (30.67%) WebLogic
3 14 (18.67%) Apache
4 8 (10.67%) nginx
5 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.67%) Lync
7 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.67%) JBoss
8 1 (1.33%) IIS
8 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.33%) Jetty
8 1 (1.33%) WordPress
8 1 (1.33%) CMS
8 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) IBM PureFlex
2 6 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) SaaS
3 3 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (5.33%) Internet
3 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) SNMP
3 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (2.67%) LAN
4 2 (2.67%) WAN
4 2 (2.67%) HTTP
4 2 (2.67%) Network Security
5 1 (1.33%) NAS
5 1 (1.33%) SSH
5 1 (1.33%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.33%) Extranet
5 1 (1.33%) MPLS
5 1 (1.33%) OSPF
5 1 (1.33%) BGP
5 1 (1.33%) RIP
5 1 (1.33%) SMTP
5 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.33%) Oracle Database
2 27 (36.00%) Relational Database
2 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (36.00%) RDBMS
3 23 (30.67%) DB2
3 23 (30.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 15 (20.00%) MySQL
5 8 (10.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.00%) Aerospike
7 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.67%) Big Data
7 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.33%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.33%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.33%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (4.00%) Maven
2 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) Gradle
3 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
1 6 (8.00%) Retail
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) Architect
2 23 (30.67%) Solutions Architect
2 23 (30.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 23 (30.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 18 (24.00%) Administrator
4 16 (21.33%) Linux Administrator
5 11 (14.67%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) UNIX Support
9 4 (5.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) AIX Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (4.00%) Security Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) UNIX Specialist
10 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 23 (30.67%) Middleware
2 23 (30.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (5.33%) Web Services
3 4 (5.33%) J2EE
4 3 (4.00%) XSLT
4 3 (4.00%) J2SE
4 3 (4.00%) JMS
4 3 (4.00%) XML
4 3 (4.00%) Grails
4 3 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.67%) REST
5 2 (2.67%) Servlets
5 2 (2.67%) DOM
5 2 (2.67%) LAMP
5 2 (2.67%) XML Schema
5 2 (2.67%) SAX
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 2 (2.67%) .NET
6 1 (1.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) FlexPod
1 23 (30.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.33%) Clustering
3 5 (6.67%) Derivative
4 4 (5.33%) HACMP
5 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (96.00%) Linux
2 39 (52.00%) Windows
3 35 (46.67%) AIX
4 33 (44.00%) Solaris
5 32 (42.67%) SUSE
6 28 (37.33%) HPUX
7 23 (30.67%) OS/400
7 23 (30.67%) zOS
8 19 (25.33%) CentOS
9 16 (21.33%) UNIX
10 8 (10.67%) Debian
10 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
11 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (4.00%) Fedora
12 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
12 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 23 (30.67%) Coaching
2 23 (30.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 23 (30.67%) Business Continuity
2 23 (30.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (9.33%) Change Management
3 7 (9.33%) DevOps
4 5 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (6.67%) Time Management
4 5 (6.67%) ITIL
4 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.33%) OOP
5 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.00%) Server Building
6 3 (4.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.00%) Migration
7 2 (2.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) Python
2 16 (21.33%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) PHP
4 13 (17.33%) Java
5 11 (14.67%) Perl
6 10 (13.33%) Ruby
7 6 (8.00%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.67%) sed
8 5 (6.67%) AWK
8 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.33%) C++
10 3 (4.00%) XPath
11 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.33%) C#
12 1 (1.33%) VB
12 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) CCNA
1 3 (4.00%) RHCE
1 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.67%) MCITP
2 2 (2.67%) HP ASE
2 2 (2.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (2.67%) Security+ Certification
2 2 (2.67%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (2.67%) CISSP
2 2 (2.67%) MCSE
2 2 (2.67%) CCNP
3 1 (1.33%) NCDA
3 1 (1.33%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.33%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (32.00%) KVM
3 23 (30.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (4.00%) Samba
6 3 (4.00%) Squid
7 2 (2.67%) Docker
8 1 (1.33%) Ceph
8 1 (1.33%) GlusterFS
8 1 (1.33%) iptables
8 1 (1.33%) NFS
8 1 (1.33%) Xen
8 1 (1.33%) vSphere
8 1 (1.33%) Varnish
8 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (30.67%) Tivoli
2 14 (18.67%) Puppet
3 12 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (12.00%) Nagios
5 5 (6.67%) Ansible
6 4 (5.33%) Data Guard
7 3 (4.00%) Munin
7 3 (4.00%) Zenoss
7 3 (4.00%) SmokePing
8 1 (1.33%) cPanel
8 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.33%) Hyperic
8 1 (1.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (1.33%) Plesk
8 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 58 (77.33%) Red Hat
2 44 (58.67%) VMware
3 35 (46.67%) Oracle
4 33 (44.00%) HP
5 28 (37.33%) Cisco
5 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
6 26 (34.67%) Juniper
7 25 (33.33%) NetApp
8 24 (32.00%) IBM
8 24 (32.00%) EMC
8 24 (32.00%) CheckPoint
9 23 (30.67%) Symantec
9 23 (30.67%) Brocade
9 23 (30.67%) BMC
9 23 (30.67%) CA
10 3 (4.00%) Citrix
11 2 (2.67%) RedPrairie
12 1 (1.33%) F5
12 1 (1.33%) Dell Compellent
12 1 (1.33%) ProCurve
Salford, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Flex-Time
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
University of Liverpool
Salary: From £32,277 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 26 days ago