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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 186 203 197
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 67 39 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.91% 0.54% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.81% 2.15% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 43
Average salary £41,500 £43,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.48% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,817 £35,050 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1759 1815 1967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.96% 25.36% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1585 1677
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 +40 59 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Merseyside 0 4 £50,000 +16.27%
Cheshire -31 2 £67,500 +58.82% 2
Lancashire - 2 £40,750 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Linux
2 106 (99.07%) Red Hat
3 68 (63.55%) Windows
4 56 (52.34%) Java
5 44 (41.12%) Tomcat
6 37 (34.58%) JMS
7 35 (32.71%) Web Services
7 35 (32.71%) WebSphere
8 31 (28.97%) XML
9 29 (27.10%) Spring
10 28 (26.17%) XPath
10 28 (26.17%) Grails
10 28 (26.17%) Android
10 28 (26.17%) DOM
10 28 (26.17%) XSLT
10 28 (26.17%) XML Schema
10 28 (26.17%) SAX
11 27 (25.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 27 (25.23%) SQL
11 27 (25.23%) HTTP
11 27 (25.23%) VMware
12 25 (23.36%) Computer Science
12 25 (23.36%) Oracle
13 24 (22.43%) Maven
13 24 (22.43%) Software Engineering
14 23 (21.50%) QA
14 23 (21.50%) UNIX
14 23 (21.50%) Servlets
14 23 (21.50%) MySQL
14 23 (21.50%) J2SE

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 44 (41.12%) Tomcat
2 35 (32.71%) WebSphere
3 21 (19.63%) Apache
4 12 (11.21%) Confluence
5 5 (4.67%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.93%) Node.js
8 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.93%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.93%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.48%) Office 365
2 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.93%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.23%) HTTP
2 21 (19.63%) SAN
3 15 (14.02%) DNS
4 10 (9.35%) VPN
5 9 (8.41%) AMQP
6 8 (7.48%) LAN
6 8 (7.48%) WAN
7 5 (4.67%) DHCP
8 3 (2.80%) Kerberos
8 3 (2.80%) SMTP
8 3 (2.80%) LDAP
8 3 (2.80%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.80%) Firewall
9 2 (1.87%) Internet
9 2 (1.87%) SSL
10 1 (0.93%) IPv4
10 1 (0.93%) IPv6
10 1 (0.93%) VoIP
10 1 (0.93%) SNMP
10 1 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.50%) MySQL
2 19 (17.76%) Oracle Database
3 18 (16.82%) Hazelcast
3 18 (16.82%) DB2
4 12 (11.21%) RDBMS
4 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
6 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.74%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.87%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.93%) Redis
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 24 (22.43%) Maven
2 12 (11.21%) JIRA
3 11 (10.28%) Eclipse
4 10 (9.35%) Mercurial
5 9 (8.41%) Gradle
5 9 (8.41%) JUnit
6 8 (7.48%) Subversion
7 3 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.93%) Sublime Text
9 1 (0.93%) Aptana Studio
9 1 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 7 (6.54%) Finance
1 7 (6.54%) Games
2 2 (1.87%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (34.58%) Developer
2 35 (32.71%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.08%) Administrator
4 12 (11.21%) Release Manager
5 11 (10.28%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (10.28%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (8.41%) Analyst
6 9 (8.41%) Test Manager
6 9 (8.41%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.48%) Architect
7 8 (7.48%) Integration Manager
7 8 (7.48%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.48%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Team Leader
8 7 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Test Team Leader
8 7 (6.54%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.58%) JMS
2 35 (32.71%) Web Services
3 31 (28.97%) XML
4 29 (27.10%) Spring
5 28 (26.17%) Grails
5 28 (26.17%) DOM
5 28 (26.17%) XSLT
5 28 (26.17%) XML Schema
5 28 (26.17%) SAX
6 27 (25.23%) WebSphere MQ
7 23 (21.50%) J2SE
7 23 (21.50%) Servlets
8 20 (18.69%) Middleware
9 13 (12.15%) .NET
10 10 (9.35%) Java EE
10 10 (9.35%) JSON
11 9 (8.41%) J2EE
11 9 (8.41%) EJB
12 7 (6.54%) CSS
12 7 (6.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.61%) Open Source
3 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.67%) Firmware
4 4 (3.74%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Statistics
6 1 (0.93%) HACMP
6 1 (0.93%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 107 (100.00%) Linux
2 68 (63.55%) Windows
3 28 (26.17%) Android
4 23 (21.50%) UNIX
5 22 (20.56%) CentOS
6 20 (18.69%) Solaris
7 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (9.35%) HPUX
9 9 (8.41%) AIX
9 9 (8.41%) SUSE
10 5 (4.67%) Ubuntu
11 4 (3.74%) OS/400
11 4 (3.74%) zOS
12 3 (2.80%) Fedora
13 2 (1.87%) Debian
14 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.93%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.43%) Software Engineering
2 14 (13.08%) E-Commerce
2 14 (13.08%) SOA
2 14 (13.08%) Change Management
3 13 (12.15%) Scrum
4 12 (11.21%) Software Testing
4 12 (11.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.21%) Project Management
4 12 (11.21%) EAI
5 11 (10.28%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (9.35%) ITIL
6 10 (9.35%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.41%) Business Continuity
7 9 (8.41%) Release Management
7 9 (8.41%) Integration Testing
8 8 (7.48%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (5.61%) High Availability
10 6 (5.61%) Change Control
10 6 (5.61%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 56 (52.34%) Java
2 28 (26.17%) XPath
3 27 (25.23%) SQL
4 9 (8.41%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.54%) Bash Shell
5 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.54%) Perl
6 4 (3.74%) C
6 4 (3.74%) Python
7 2 (1.87%) COBOL
7 2 (1.87%) Ruby
7 2 (1.87%) Scala
7 2 (1.87%) PHP
8 1 (0.93%) C#
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) VBA
8 1 (0.93%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 9 (8.41%) SC Cleared
2 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.50%) QA
2 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (17.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.28%) Active Directory
3 8 (7.48%) MetaFrame
3 8 (7.48%) XenApp
3 8 (7.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 7 (6.54%) KVM
5 6 (5.61%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.74%) Samba
7 3 (2.80%) Squid
7 3 (2.80%) NFS
7 3 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.87%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.93%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.93%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.93%) RHEV
9 1 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.93%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.80%) Puppet
3 2 (1.87%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.87%) Nagios
3 2 (1.87%) WSUS
4 1 (0.93%) YUM
4 1 (0.93%) Legato
4 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.93%) logstash
Vendors
1 106 (99.07%) Red Hat
2 27 (25.23%) VMware
3 25 (23.36%) Oracle
4 18 (16.82%) EMC
5 17 (15.89%) IBM
6 11 (10.28%) HP
7 10 (9.35%) Atlassian
8 9 (8.41%) Symantec
8 9 (8.41%) Cisco
9 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
9 8 (7.48%) Citrix
9 8 (7.48%) AppSense
10 5 (4.67%) Brocade
10 5 (4.67%) TIBCO
10 5 (4.67%) NetApp
11 4 (3.74%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.74%) Juniper
11 4 (3.74%) BMC
11 4 (3.74%) CA
12 3 (2.80%) Rackspace
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