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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 64 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.37% 3.25% 0.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.71% 9.50% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 5
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £40,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
117 179 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 21.55% 34.23% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 101 157 115
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 Slough

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Slough

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (73.33%) Solaris
2 11 (73.33%) UNIX
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) AIX
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (33.33%) Tekelec
6 5 (33.33%) Sandvine
6 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 5 (33.33%) JNCIA
6 5 (33.33%) CMDB
6 5 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (33.33%) OpenUP
6 5 (33.33%) EMC
6 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (33.33%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) Project Management
6 5 (33.33%) DAB
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (33.33%) CCNA
6 5 (33.33%) Redknee
6 5 (33.33%) HPUX
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) SOAP
6 5 (33.33%) NFS
6 5 (33.33%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) DAB
3 3 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (13.33%) LDAP
4 2 (13.33%) SMTP
4 2 (13.33%) HTTP
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Operations Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (33.33%) CMDB
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) LPAR
3 1 (6.67%) HACMP
3 1 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Solaris
2 11 (73.33%) UNIX
3 6 (40.00%) AIX
4 5 (33.33%) HPUX
5 3 (20.00%) CentOS
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) SUSE
7 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) OpenUP
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) JNCIA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) RHCSA
2 1 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) NFS
2 4 (26.67%) Firmware
3 2 (13.33%) Squid
3 2 (13.33%) qmail
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
2 2 (13.33%) Plesk
2 2 (13.33%) cPanel
2 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (6.67%) Webmin
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Tekelec
3 5 (33.33%) Sandvine
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) Redknee
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle