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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 208 190 215
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +25
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 45 58 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.84% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.45% 3.35% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 52 36
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +12.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
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
1834 1732 1871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.78% 25.18% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1486 1687
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +6 27 £36,250 -34.09% 4
Lancashire -5 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Cheshire -5 8 £42,500 +70.00%
Merseyside -15 1 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 111 (99.11%) Linux
2 109 (97.32%) Red Hat
3 62 (55.36%) Windows
4 41 (36.61%) Java
4 41 (36.61%) Oracle
5 37 (33.04%) JMS
6 36 (32.14%) WebSphere
7 35 (31.25%) Tomcat
8 34 (30.36%) WebSphere MQ
8 34 (30.36%) Oracle Database
9 32 (28.57%) VMware
10 31 (27.68%) SAN
11 30 (26.79%) XML
12 28 (25.00%) XSLT
12 28 (25.00%) XML Schema
12 28 (25.00%) XPath
12 28 (25.00%) Grails
13 27 (24.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (24.11%) Spring
13 27 (24.11%) DOM
13 27 (24.11%) SAX
14 26 (23.21%) UNIX
14 26 (23.21%) HTTP
14 26 (23.21%) Android
15 25 (22.32%) Solaris
16 24 (21.43%) E-Commerce
16 24 (21.43%) Maven
17 23 (20.54%) J2SE
17 23 (20.54%) MySQL
17 23 (20.54%) Servlets

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 36 (32.14%) WebSphere
2 35 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 16 (14.29%) Apache
4 12 (10.71%) WebLogic
5 11 (9.82%) MS Exchange
5 11 (9.82%) Confluence
6 4 (3.57%) nginx
7 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.79%) IIS
8 1 (0.89%) JBoss
8 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.89%) Node.js
8 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.89%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) Edge Animate
2 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.68%) SAN
2 26 (23.21%) HTTP
3 16 (14.29%) WAN
4 12 (10.71%) TCP/IP
5 11 (9.82%) VPN
6 9 (8.04%) AMQP
7 8 (7.14%) Junos
7 8 (7.14%) MPLS
7 8 (7.14%) OSPF
7 8 (7.14%) BGP
7 8 (7.14%) LAN
7 8 (7.14%) RIP
8 6 (5.36%) DNS
9 5 (4.46%) Broadband
9 5 (4.46%) Firewall
10 3 (2.68%) DHCP
10 3 (2.68%) SSL
11 2 (1.79%) SNMP
11 2 (1.79%) SMTP
12 1 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.36%) Oracle Database
2 23 (20.54%) MySQL
3 19 (16.96%) SQL Server
3 19 (16.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (14.29%) Hazelcast
5 15 (13.39%) Relational Database
5 15 (13.39%) RDBMS
6 14 (12.50%) DB2
7 12 (10.71%) Oracle Exadata
8 6 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.89%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.89%) Redis
10 1 (0.89%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 24 (21.43%) Maven
2 12 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 11 (9.82%) JIRA
4 10 (8.93%) Mercurial
5 9 (8.04%) Gradle
5 9 (8.04%) JUnit
6 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.89%) Aptana Studio
7 1 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.89%) Subversion
7 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.89%) Sublime Text
General
1 13 (11.61%) Finance
2 12 (10.71%) Games
3 7 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (32.14%) Developer
2 34 (30.36%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.61%) Architect
3 13 (11.61%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (10.71%) Analyst
4 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 11 (9.82%) DBA
5 11 (9.82%) Administrator
6 9 (8.04%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.04%) MySQL DBA
7 8 (7.14%) Senior DBA
7 8 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (7.14%) Senior MySQL DBA
8 7 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.04%) JMS
2 34 (30.36%) WebSphere MQ
3 30 (26.79%) XML
4 28 (25.00%) XML Schema
4 28 (25.00%) XSLT
4 28 (25.00%) Grails
5 27 (24.11%) Spring
5 27 (24.11%) DOM
5 27 (24.11%) SAX
6 23 (20.54%) J2SE
6 23 (20.54%) Servlets
7 13 (11.61%) Middleware
8 11 (9.82%) J2EE
8 11 (9.82%) Web Services
9 10 (8.93%) Java EE
9 10 (8.93%) JSON
10 9 (8.04%) EJB
11 4 (3.57%) CSS
11 4 (3.57%) HTML
12 2 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.71%) FlexPod
3 11 (9.82%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.36%) Open Source
5 2 (1.79%) Clustering
5 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.89%) HP Superdome
6 1 (0.89%) HACMP
6 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 111 (99.11%) Linux
2 62 (55.36%) Windows
3 26 (23.21%) UNIX
3 26 (23.21%) Android
4 25 (22.32%) Solaris
5 22 (19.64%) HPUX
6 17 (15.18%) SUSE
7 16 (14.29%) AIX
8 12 (10.71%) OS/400
8 12 (10.71%) zOS
8 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (9.82%) Ubuntu
10 8 (7.14%) CentOS
11 4 (3.57%) Debian
12 2 (1.79%) Fedora
13 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.89%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
3 19 (16.96%) Mentoring
4 15 (13.39%) Business Continuity
5 14 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 12 (10.71%) Coaching
6 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
7 11 (9.82%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (9.82%) Change Management
7 11 (9.82%) Scrum
8 10 (8.93%) Project Management
8 10 (8.93%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.36%) High Availability
11 5 (4.46%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (3.57%) ITIL
12 4 (3.57%) UML
12 4 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (36.61%) Java
2 28 (25.00%) XPath
3 12 (10.71%) SQL
4 9 (8.04%) Perl
4 9 (8.04%) Shell Script
4 9 (8.04%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.36%) PHP
6 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.68%) C
7 3 (2.68%) Python
8 2 (1.79%) Ruby
8 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.89%) VBA
9 1 (0.89%) COBOL
9 1 (0.89%) Scala
9 1 (0.89%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.04%) CCNA
3 9 (8.04%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (7.14%) JNCIA
4 8 (7.14%) LPIC
5 3 (2.68%) Degree
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.89%) RHCE
7 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.89%) OCP
7 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.07%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (24.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.61%) Hyper-V
2 13 (11.61%) KVM
3 11 (9.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (8.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 9 (8.04%) XenApp
5 8 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (7.14%) MetaFrame
6 7 (6.25%) Firmware
7 3 (2.68%) Samba
7 3 (2.68%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (1.79%) vSphere
8 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.89%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.89%) NFS
9 1 (0.89%) Squid
9 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.89%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 6 (5.36%) Puppet
3 3 (2.68%) Nagios
3 3 (2.68%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.79%) WSUS
4 2 (1.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (1.79%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.79%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.89%) logstash
5 1 (0.89%) Opsview
5 1 (0.89%) Legato
5 1 (0.89%) YUM
5 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 109 (97.32%) Red Hat
2 41 (36.61%) Oracle
3 32 (28.57%) VMware
4 22 (19.64%) EMC
5 21 (18.75%) HP
5 21 (18.75%) Cisco
5 21 (18.75%) IBM
6 20 (17.86%) Juniper
7 16 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 13 (11.61%) NetApp
8 13 (11.61%) Symantec
8 13 (11.61%) Brocade
9 12 (10.71%) CheckPoint
9 12 (10.71%) BMC
9 12 (10.71%) CA
10 10 (8.93%) Atlassian
11 9 (8.04%) Citrix
12 8 (7.14%) AppSense
13 3 (2.68%) Veritas
14 2 (1.79%) Sun
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