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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 59 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.77% 0.78% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.90% 3.21% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 3
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £51,000 £44,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.64% +1.25%
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
236 218 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 31.18% 24.22% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 189 181 216
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Oxford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (76.67%) VMware
3 19 (63.33%) CentOS
4 17 (56.67%) Windows
5 16 (53.33%) Red Hat
5 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (46.67%) Puppet
7 11 (36.67%) Perl
8 10 (33.33%) Ruby
9 9 (30.00%) Python
10 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
10 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
11 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
11 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (23.33%) ITIL
11 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
12 6 (20.00%) PHP
12 6 (20.00%) SQL
12 6 (20.00%) MySQL
12 6 (20.00%) Oracle
12 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
12 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (20.00%) Firewall
12 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (20.00%) Statistics
12 6 (20.00%) Subversion
12 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) Lync
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 5 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 5 (16.67%) MPLS
3 5 (16.67%) DNS
3 5 (16.67%) LAN
3 5 (16.67%) WAN
3 5 (16.67%) DHCP
3 5 (16.67%) HTTP
4 4 (13.33%) SAN
5 3 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.33%) OSPF
7 1 (3.33%) BGP
7 1 (3.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (36.67%) Administrator
2 8 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Client Account Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Account Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Account Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Linux Support
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (20.00%) Statistics
1 6 (20.00%) Open Source
1 6 (20.00%) iPhone
2 4 (13.33%) PMI
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) CentOS
3 17 (56.67%) Windows
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.00%) Android
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Phone
6 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.67%) UNIX
8 1 (3.33%) zOS
8 1 (3.33%) AIX
8 1 (3.33%) Solaris
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
1 7 (23.33%) Incident Management
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
1 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Release Management
6 1 (3.33%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITSM
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) Perl
2 10 (33.33%) Ruby
3 9 (30.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) PHP
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) Korn
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Puppet
2 8 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 16 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (16.67%) F5
4 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix