The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 33 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.90% 2.47% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.94% 8.70% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 46 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 44.76% 28.40% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 54
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Northern Ireland region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
County Londonderry - 5 - -
County Antrim +2 2 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Fujitsu
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) VMS
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) Control-M
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 5 (71.43%) Intel
2 5 (71.43%) E-business
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) Actimize
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
3 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) VMS
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Fujitsu
2 5 (71.43%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
3 2 (28.57%) Actimize
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft