The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 80 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.30% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.54% 1.11% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 13
Average salary £72,500 £47,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.25% +16.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Oxfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
185 271 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 24.41% 27.35% 25.73%
Number of salaries quoted 158 232 264
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,116 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Oxford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) Xen
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) nginx
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Publishing
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) nginx
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Xen
1 3 (60.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware