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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 208 189 208
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 44 50 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.75% 0.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 2.94% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 46
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £33,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £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
1939 1701 1966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.52% 25.36% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1682 1476 1778
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +5 29 £37,500 -23.07% 2
Lancashire -13 8 £50,000 +2.56%
Cheshire 0 7 £42,500 +26.86%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (99.07%) Linux
2 103 (95.37%) Red Hat
3 55 (50.93%) Windows
4 42 (38.89%) Oracle
5 38 (35.19%) VMware
6 37 (34.26%) Oracle Database
7 36 (33.33%) SAN
8 35 (32.41%) WebSphere
9 34 (31.48%) WebSphere MQ
10 32 (29.63%) Java
10 32 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 31 (28.70%) Tomcat
12 29 (26.85%) Solaris
12 29 (26.85%) JMS
13 27 (25.00%) EMC
14 26 (24.07%) HPUX
14 26 (24.07%) Cisco
15 25 (23.15%) XML
16 24 (22.22%) MySQL
16 24 (22.22%) XSLT
16 24 (22.22%) UNIX
16 24 (22.22%) XML Schema
16 24 (22.22%) IBM
16 24 (22.22%) HP
16 24 (22.22%) Juniper
16 24 (22.22%) XPath
16 24 (22.22%) Grails
17 23 (21.30%) DOM
17 23 (21.30%) SAX
18 22 (20.37%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (32.41%) WebSphere
2 31 (28.70%) Tomcat
3 17 (15.74%) Apache
4 16 (14.81%) WebLogic
5 10 (9.26%) MS Exchange
6 6 (5.56%) Confluence
7 5 (4.63%) nginx
8 2 (1.85%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.85%) IIS
8 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.85%) Lync
9 1 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Edge Animate
2 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (33.33%) SAN
2 21 (19.44%) HTTP
3 16 (14.81%) WAN
4 11 (10.19%) TCP/IP
5 9 (8.33%) VPN
6 8 (7.41%) MPLS
6 8 (7.41%) OSPF
6 8 (7.41%) BGP
6 8 (7.41%) LAN
6 8 (7.41%) RIP
6 8 (7.41%) Junos
7 5 (4.63%) AMQP
7 5 (4.63%) Broadband
7 5 (4.63%) DNS
8 3 (2.78%) Firewall
9 2 (1.85%) Wireless
9 2 (1.85%) SSL
9 2 (1.85%) SNMP
9 2 (1.85%) DHCP
9 2 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.26%) Oracle Database
2 24 (22.22%) MySQL
3 22 (20.37%) SQL Server
4 20 (18.52%) RDBMS
4 20 (18.52%) Relational Database
5 18 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (15.74%) DB2
7 16 (14.81%) Oracle Exadata
8 11 (10.19%) Hazelcast
9 7 (6.48%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.93%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Maven
2 9 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 6 (5.56%) JIRA
4 5 (4.63%) Gradle
4 5 (4.63%) JUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Sublime Text
5 1 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.93%) Aptana Studio
5 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (12.96%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Games
3 7 (6.48%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Banking
4 2 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (25.93%) Developer
1 28 (25.93%) Java Developer
2 18 (16.67%) Architect
3 17 (15.74%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
4 16 (14.81%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 14 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (12.04%) Analyst
7 11 (10.19%) DBA
8 9 (8.33%) Administrator
8 9 (8.33%) MySQL DBA
9 8 (7.41%) Senior MySQL DBA
9 8 (7.41%) Senior DBA
9 8 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (5.56%) Network Manager
10 6 (5.56%) Operations Manager
10 6 (5.56%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (5.56%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.48%) WebSphere MQ
2 29 (26.85%) JMS
3 25 (23.15%) XML
4 24 (22.22%) XML Schema
4 24 (22.22%) XSLT
4 24 (22.22%) Grails
5 23 (21.30%) DOM
5 23 (21.30%) SAX
6 21 (19.44%) Spring
7 19 (17.59%) J2SE
7 19 (17.59%) Servlets
8 17 (15.74%) Middleware
9 12 (11.11%) J2EE
10 6 (5.56%) Web Services
10 6 (5.56%) Java EE
10 6 (5.56%) JSON
11 5 (4.63%) EJB
12 4 (3.70%) REST
13 1 (0.93%) CSS3
13 1 (0.93%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) FlexPod
2 14 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 11 (10.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.78%) Open Source
6 2 (1.85%) Clustering
7 1 (0.93%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.93%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 107 (99.07%) Linux
2 55 (50.93%) Windows
3 29 (26.85%) Solaris
4 26 (24.07%) HPUX
5 24 (22.22%) UNIX
6 21 (19.44%) SUSE
7 20 (18.52%) Android
8 19 (17.59%) AIX
9 16 (14.81%) OS/400
9 16 (14.81%) zOS
10 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (8.33%) Ubuntu
12 8 (7.41%) CentOS
13 5 (4.63%) Debian
14 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.93%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) E-Commerce
1 22 (20.37%) Mentoring
2 19 (17.59%) Business Continuity
3 16 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 16 (14.81%) Coaching
3 16 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
4 11 (10.19%) Change Management
4 11 (10.19%) Configuration Management
4 11 (10.19%) Project Management
5 10 (9.26%) Service Delivery
5 10 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.56%) Scrum
8 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.63%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (4.63%) UML
9 4 (3.70%) ITIL
9 4 (3.70%) Migration
9 4 (3.70%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.63%) Java
2 24 (22.22%) XPath
3 9 (8.33%) SQL
4 8 (7.41%) Perl
4 8 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 8 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.56%) PHP
6 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.78%) Python
7 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.85%) Ruby
8 2 (1.85%) C
9 1 (0.93%) C++
9 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.93%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) VBA
9 1 (0.93%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) CCNA
1 9 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.41%) JNCIA
2 8 (7.41%) LPIC
3 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) Degree
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.93%) RHCE
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) OCP
6 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.96%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.85%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (15.74%) Hyper-V
3 16 (14.81%) KVM
4 13 (12.04%) Active Directory
5 10 (9.26%) XenApp
5 10 (9.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (7.41%) MetaFrame
7 7 (6.48%) Firmware
8 5 (4.63%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (3.70%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.78%) vSphere
11 2 (1.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (1.85%) Samba
12 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.93%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.93%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.93%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 18 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 7 (6.48%) Puppet
3 4 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.78%) Nagios
4 3 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.85%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.93%) Legato
6 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Opsview
Vendors
1 103 (95.37%) Red Hat
2 42 (38.89%) Oracle
3 38 (35.19%) VMware
4 27 (25.00%) EMC
5 26 (24.07%) Cisco
6 24 (22.22%) IBM
6 24 (22.22%) HP
6 24 (22.22%) Juniper
7 20 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 18 (16.67%) NetApp
9 17 (15.74%) Brocade
9 17 (15.74%) Symantec
10 16 (14.81%) CheckPoint
10 16 (14.81%) BMC
10 16 (14.81%) CA
11 10 (9.26%) Citrix
12 8 (7.41%) AppSense
13 6 (5.56%) Atlassian
14 3 (2.78%) Veritas
15 2 (1.85%) Sun
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