The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 117 121 124
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 35 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 1.36% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.16% 5.77% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 25
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 Scotland region.

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
678 901 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.96% 23.52% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 405 577 501
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 Scotland

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Edinburgh +25 17 £40,000 -5.88%
Glasgow -17 13 £55,000 +30.17%
West Lothian - 3 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £39,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 69 (92.00%) Linux
2 48 (64.00%) Red Hat
3 47 (62.67%) Perl
4 35 (46.67%) Finance
5 30 (40.00%) Solaris
6 29 (38.67%) Oracle
7 28 (37.33%) Java
7 28 (37.33%) Relational Database
8 26 (34.67%) UNIX
8 26 (34.67%) RDBMS
9 25 (33.33%) Shell Script
10 24 (32.00%) SQL
11 20 (26.67%) MySQL
12 18 (24.00%) Apache
13 15 (20.00%) VMware
13 15 (20.00%) SAN
14 14 (18.67%) Tomcat
14 14 (18.67%) Web Services
14 14 (18.67%) Internet
14 14 (18.67%) Degree
15 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
15 13 (17.33%) Python
15 13 (17.33%) JBoss
16 12 (16.00%) IBM
16 12 (16.00%) Sybase
16 12 (16.00%) Debian
16 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
16 12 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
16 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
16 12 (16.00%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (24.00%) Apache
2 14 (18.67%) Tomcat
3 13 (17.33%) JBoss
4 10 (13.33%) WebSphere
5 6 (8.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (5.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (5.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (5.33%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (4.00%) Liferay
7 3 (4.00%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.33%) Lync
9 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle Utilities
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.00%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) SAN
2 14 (18.67%) Internet
3 6 (8.00%) HTTP
4 5 (6.67%) SSL
4 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.33%) Firewall
5 4 (5.33%) HTTPS
5 4 (5.33%) DNS
5 4 (5.33%) NAS
6 3 (4.00%) LDAP
7 2 (2.67%) DHCP
8 1 (1.33%) SSH
8 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.33%) Network Security
8 1 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.33%) VPN
8 1 (1.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.33%) Relational Database
2 26 (34.67%) RDBMS
3 20 (26.67%) MySQL
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (14.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (14.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (8.00%) TimesTen
7 6 (8.00%) MarkLogic
7 6 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (5.33%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.67%) KDB
10 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.00%) Maven
3 3 (4.00%) Gradle
3 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 35 (46.67%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Administrator
2 13 (17.33%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
3 10 (13.33%) Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 8 (10.67%) Support Analyst
5 8 (10.67%) Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (9.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) DBA
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) WebSphere Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Middleware Administrator
8 3 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Designer
8 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) Web Services
2 10 (13.33%) CGI
2 10 (13.33%) HTML
2 10 (13.33%) JSP
2 10 (13.33%) Servlets
2 10 (13.33%) SOAP
3 7 (9.33%) XML
4 6 (8.00%) Middleware
4 6 (8.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (5.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (5.33%) J2EE
7 3 (4.00%) Spring
7 3 (4.00%) GWT
7 3 (4.00%) jQuery
7 3 (4.00%) HTML5
7 3 (4.00%) CSS
8 1 (1.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Derivative
3 5 (6.67%) Equities
4 4 (5.33%) Open Source
4 4 (5.33%) iPad
5 3 (4.00%) DataPower
5 3 (4.00%) Social Media
5 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 69 (92.00%) Linux
2 30 (40.00%) Solaris
3 26 (34.67%) UNIX
4 12 (16.00%) Debian
5 10 (13.33%) AIX
6 6 (8.00%) CentOS
7 4 (5.33%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.00%) Windows
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (13.33%) OO
3 10 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 10 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
3 10 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (9.33%) DevOps
5 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
5 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.00%) Project Management
6 6 (8.00%) Validation
7 4 (5.33%) Identity Management
7 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.33%) Information Security
7 4 (5.33%) SOA
7 4 (5.33%) ITIL
7 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.00%) TDD
8 3 (4.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (62.67%) Perl
2 28 (37.33%) Java
3 25 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 24 (32.00%) SQL
5 13 (17.33%) Python
6 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
7 10 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 10 (13.33%) Korn
8 7 (9.33%) C++
9 6 (8.00%) AWK
9 6 (8.00%) C#
9 6 (8.00%) sed
9 6 (8.00%) Bourne shell
10 3 (4.00%) Ruby
10 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) CEH
3 1 (1.33%) CISSP
3 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.33%) HND
3 1 (1.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.00%) vSphere
4 4 (5.33%) PowerHA
4 4 (5.33%) Xen
5 3 (4.00%) LXC
6 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.67%) KVM
7 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.33%) NFS
7 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Puppet
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (10.67%) Data Guard
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Capistrano
4 5 (6.67%) Ansible
5 4 (5.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 4 (5.33%) NetBackup
5 4 (5.33%) logstash
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (5.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Statspack
6 3 (4.00%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.67%) Control-M
7 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.67%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 48 (64.00%) Red Hat
2 29 (38.67%) Oracle
3 15 (20.00%) VMware
4 12 (16.00%) IBM
4 12 (16.00%) Sybase
5 10 (13.33%) Sun
6 8 (10.67%) EMC
7 6 (8.00%) Symantec
7 6 (8.00%) MapR
7 6 (8.00%) Vertica
7 6 (8.00%) Google
8 5 (6.67%) Veritas
9 4 (5.33%) Dell
10 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.00%) HP
10 3 (4.00%) Informatica
11 2 (2.67%) NetApp
11 2 (2.67%) Cisco
11 2 (2.67%) F5
12 1 (1.33%) Isilon