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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 215 201 207
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 36 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.82% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.89% 3.45% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 52
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,050 £28,817
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
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
1244 1592 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.41% 23.81% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1287 1440
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +4 14 £36,000 +63.63%
Manchester -35 13 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Cheshire +27 7 £25,000 -47.36%
Lancashire +13 2 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (50.77%) Windows
2 33 (50.77%) Red Hat
3 31 (47.69%) Apache
4 27 (41.54%) CentOS
5 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (33.85%) Oracle
6 22 (33.85%) VMware
7 21 (32.31%) Puppet
8 19 (29.23%) Perl
8 19 (29.23%) Windows Server
9 18 (27.69%) ITIL
10 17 (26.15%) Unix
10 17 (26.15%) IIS
10 17 (26.15%) Cisco
10 17 (26.15%) DNS
10 17 (26.15%) Tomcat
11 16 (24.62%) Bash Shell
11 16 (24.62%) Mentoring
12 15 (23.08%) DevOps
12 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (23.08%) Python
12 15 (23.08%) PHP
12 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
13 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
13 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
13 14 (21.54%) Degree
13 14 (21.54%) SaaS
14 13 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (20.00%) Banking

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (47.69%) Apache
2 17 (26.15%) IIS
2 17 (26.15%) Tomcat
3 12 (18.46%) JBoss
4 9 (13.85%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (10.77%) nginx
6 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
7 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (1.54%) Drupal
9 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.54%) Joomla!
9 1 (1.54%) Moodle
9 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) SaaS
2 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (13.85%) IaaS
4 9 (13.85%) PaaS
5 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) DNS
2 13 (20.00%) DHCP
3 11 (16.92%) VPN
4 10 (15.38%) SAN
5 5 (7.69%) LDAP
6 4 (6.15%) Firewall
6 4 (6.15%) HTTP
6 4 (6.15%) Intranet
6 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.62%) SSL
8 2 (3.08%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.08%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (3.08%) WAN
9 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.54%) Network Security
9 1 (1.54%) SMTP
9 1 (1.54%) SSH
9 1 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) MySQL
3 9 (13.85%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.69%) MariaDB
4 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.08%) Big Data
6 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.54%) DB2
7 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 10 (15.38%) Subversion
2 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.15%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.08%) Maven
5 1 (1.54%) Selenium
5 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.00%) Banking
2 11 (16.92%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Back Office
4 3 (4.62%) Games
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (26.15%) Administrator
2 10 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (15.38%) Linux Support
3 9 (13.85%) Applications Support
3 9 (13.85%) Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Cloud Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (13.85%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) IT Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Support Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 5 (7.69%) Unix Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) Middleware
2 12 (18.46%) XML
3 11 (16.92%) JSON
4 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
4 8 (12.31%) LAMP
5 7 (10.77%) CSS
5 7 (10.77%) HTML
5 7 (10.77%) jQuery
6 6 (9.23%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (6.15%) Web Services
8 3 (4.62%) REST
8 3 (4.62%) Servlets
9 2 (3.08%) Apache Camel
9 2 (3.08%) HTML5
9 2 (3.08%) POSIX
9 2 (3.08%) SOAP
10 1 (1.54%) .NET
10 1 (1.54%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (1.54%) J2EE
10 1 (1.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (13.85%) iPad
2 9 (13.85%) Public Cloud
2 9 (13.85%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 2 (3.08%) CMDB
5 2 (3.08%) PKI
5 2 (3.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (50.77%) Windows
3 27 (41.54%) CentOS
4 19 (29.23%) Windows Server
5 17 (26.15%) Unix
6 10 (15.38%) Debian
7 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (12.31%) Solaris
9 7 (10.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 7 (10.77%) Ubuntu
9 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (6.15%) AIX
11 4 (6.15%) SUSE
12 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) ITIL
2 16 (24.62%) Mentoring
3 15 (23.08%) DevOps
4 12 (18.46%) Load Balancing
5 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
6 9 (13.85%) Identity Management
6 9 (13.85%) ITIL V3
6 9 (13.85%) Line Management
6 9 (13.85%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
6 9 (13.85%) TOGAF
6 9 (13.85%) Wealth Management
7 6 (9.23%) Build Automation
7 6 (9.23%) Open Source
7 6 (9.23%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.69%) TDD
9 4 (6.15%) Change Management
9 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.15%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) Perl
2 16 (24.62%) Bash Shell
3 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.08%) PHP
3 15 (23.08%) Python
4 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
5 13 (20.00%) Java
6 11 (16.92%) SQL
7 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
8 8 (12.31%) C
8 8 (12.31%) C++
9 7 (10.77%) C#
10 3 (4.62%) Ruby
11 2 (3.08%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Degree
2 10 (15.38%) CCNA
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.38%) MCSE
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.85%) EMC Certification
4 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.69%) RHCSA
5 3 (4.62%) RHCT
6 2 (3.08%) RHCE
7 1 (1.54%) MCSD
7 1 (1.54%) OCP
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.77%) Varnish
4 3 (4.62%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.08%) Ceph
5 2 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (3.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (3.08%) vSphere
6 1 (1.54%) Docker
6 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.54%) iptables
6 1 (1.54%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.54%) Squid
6 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (32.31%) Puppet
2 13 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (13.85%) AirWatch
4 7 (10.77%) Cacti
4 7 (10.77%) Nagios
5 6 (9.23%) Backup Exec
5 6 (9.23%) Munin
6 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (3.08%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.08%) SELinux
8 1 (1.54%) Ansible
8 1 (1.54%) SCCM
8 1 (1.54%) SmokePing
8 1 (1.54%) WSUS
8 1 (1.54%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 33 (50.77%) Red Hat
2 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (33.85%) Oracle
3 22 (33.85%) VMware
4 17 (26.15%) Cisco
5 11 (16.92%) Citrix
6 10 (15.38%) IBM
7 9 (13.85%) EMC
7 9 (13.85%) Software AG
8 4 (6.15%) Intel
9 2 (3.08%) Hitachi
9 2 (3.08%) Veritas
10 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.54%) Dell
10 1 (1.54%) F5
10 1 (1.54%) HP
10 1 (1.54%) Juniper
10 1 (1.54%) SAP
10 1 (1.54%) Sun
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