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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 130 111 134
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 33 69 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 1.71% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.69% 7.08% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 23
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,150 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,053 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +5.13%
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
704 975 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.17% 24.16% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 413 635 491
Average salary £36,878 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.65% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Glasgow -22 15 £43,000 +1.17% 3
Edinburgh +13 14 £43,000 +4.24% 4
West Lothian +1 4 - - 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (96.88%) Linux
2 45 (70.31%) Red Hat
3 36 (56.25%) Perl
4 30 (46.88%) Finance
5 24 (37.50%) Oracle
6 21 (32.81%) SQL
7 20 (31.25%) Java
7 20 (31.25%) UNIX
8 18 (28.13%) Solaris
8 18 (28.13%) Relational Database
9 17 (26.56%) VMware
10 16 (25.00%) Shell Script
10 16 (25.00%) RDBMS
10 16 (25.00%) MySQL
11 15 (23.44%) SAN
12 14 (21.88%) Sybase
13 13 (20.31%) Apache
14 12 (18.75%) PL/SQL
14 12 (18.75%) Python
15 11 (17.19%) Bash Shell
15 11 (17.19%) Degree
16 10 (15.63%) Banking
16 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
17 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
17 9 (14.06%) Puppet
17 9 (14.06%) Project Management
18 8 (12.50%) Debian
18 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
18 8 (12.50%) EMC
18 8 (12.50%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (20.31%) Apache
2 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.94%) JBoss
4 6 (9.38%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.69%) Liferay
5 3 (4.69%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Lync
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) SAN
2 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.94%) DNS
4 6 (9.38%) Internet
5 5 (7.81%) Firewall
6 2 (3.13%) LDAP
6 2 (3.13%) DHCP
6 2 (3.13%) HTTP
7 1 (1.56%) VoIP
7 1 (1.56%) SSL
7 1 (1.56%) VPN
7 1 (1.56%) IPsec
7 1 (1.56%) SSH
7 1 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.56%) Network Security
7 1 (1.56%) NAS
7 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) Relational Database
2 16 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 16 (25.00%) MySQL
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (9.38%) MarkLogic
5 6 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (9.38%) TimesTen
6 2 (3.13%) KDB
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.69%) Maven
3 3 (4.69%) Gradle
3 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Banking
3 7 (10.94%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (20.31%) Administrator
2 11 (17.19%) Support Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Applications Support
2 11 (17.19%) Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (10.94%) DBA
5 6 (9.38%) Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.13%) Designer
8 2 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) JSP
1 6 (9.38%) Servlets
1 6 (9.38%) SOAP
1 6 (9.38%) Web Services
1 6 (9.38%) HTML
1 6 (9.38%) CGI
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (7.81%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (4.69%) XML
4 3 (4.69%) GWT
4 3 (4.69%) jQuery
4 3 (4.69%) HTML5
4 3 (4.69%) CSS
4 3 (4.69%) Spring
5 2 (3.13%) Middleware
6 1 (1.56%) COM
6 1 (1.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.81%) Equities
3 5 (7.81%) Derivative
4 4 (6.25%) Open Source
5 3 (4.69%) Social Media
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.56%) iPhone
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 62 (96.88%) Linux
2 20 (31.25%) UNIX
3 18 (28.13%) Solaris
4 8 (12.50%) Debian
4 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 8 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 7 (10.94%) CentOS
6 6 (9.38%) AIX
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.69%) Fedora
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) Software Engineering
2 9 (14.06%) Project Management
3 8 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (10.94%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (10.94%) OO
4 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.38%) Automated Testing
5 6 (9.38%) Validation
5 6 (9.38%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL
8 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.69%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.69%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.69%) Migration
8 3 (4.69%) Web Design
8 3 (4.69%) TDD
8 3 (4.69%) DevOps
8 3 (4.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) Perl
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 20 (31.25%) Java
4 16 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (18.75%) Python
5 12 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 11 (17.19%) Bash Shell
7 8 (12.50%) Korn
8 7 (10.94%) C++
9 6 (9.38%) C#
9 6 (9.38%) AWK
9 6 (9.38%) sed
9 6 (9.38%) Bourne shell
10 3 (4.69%) Ruby
11 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.56%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.56%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) SSCP
3 1 (1.56%) CEH
3 1 (1.56%) HND
3 1 (1.56%) MCSA
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (9.38%) vSphere
4 4 (6.25%) PowerHA
4 4 (6.25%) Xen
5 3 (4.69%) LXC
6 2 (3.13%) KVM
7 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.56%) NFS
7 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Puppet
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (10.94%) Data Guard
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Capistrano
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.25%) Ansible
5 3 (4.69%) Vagrant
5 3 (4.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.56%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.56%) Control-M
6 1 (1.56%) Nagios
6 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.56%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 45 (70.31%) Red Hat
2 24 (37.50%) Oracle
3 17 (26.56%) VMware
4 14 (21.88%) Sybase
5 8 (12.50%) EMC
6 7 (10.94%) Sun
7 6 (9.38%) Google
7 6 (9.38%) Informatica
7 6 (9.38%) Vertica
7 6 (9.38%) MapR
8 5 (7.81%) Symantec
8 5 (7.81%) IBM
8 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.25%) Dell
9 4 (6.25%) Veritas
10 3 (4.69%) HP
11 2 (3.13%) Cisco
11 2 (3.13%) CommVault
12 1 (1.56%) NetApp
12 1 (1.56%) F5
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