The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 216 233 201
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 260 228 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.19% 1.05% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.05% 3.76% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 206 203 250
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6421 6071 6735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.41% 28.03% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5275 5220 5895
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Surrey +32 91 £51,250 -10.86% 8
Berkshire 0 86 £45,000 - 12
Hampshire -25 51 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Kent +11 9 £62,500 +127.27% 5
West Sussex +7 9 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £42,500 +6.25%
East Sussex - 6 £39,743 -
Oxfordshire +11 5 £52,500 +11.70% 3
M4 Corridor - 3 £62,500 -
Middlesex -15 1 £70,000 +3.70%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 529 (98.33%) Linux
2 434 (80.67%) Red Hat
3 260 (48.33%) Windows
4 213 (39.59%) VMware
5 160 (29.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 157 (29.18%) CentOS
7 150 (27.88%) TCP/IP
8 149 (27.70%) UNIX
9 143 (26.58%) DNS
10 137 (25.46%) Apache
11 134 (24.91%) Solaris
12 131 (24.35%) Perl
13 130 (24.16%) Puppet
14 127 (23.61%) MySQL
15 115 (21.38%) Oracle
15 115 (21.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 111 (20.63%) SAN
17 110 (20.45%) Microsoft
18 102 (18.96%) HP
19 100 (18.59%) ITIL
20 96 (17.84%) Python
21 95 (17.66%) PHP
22 90 (16.73%) Java
23 88 (16.36%) Bash Shell
24 86 (15.99%) AIX
25 85 (15.80%) SQL Server
25 85 (15.80%) DHCP
26 82 (15.24%) Finance
26 82 (15.24%) DevOps
27 75 (13.94%) Cisco

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 137 (25.46%) Apache
2 72 (13.38%) Tomcat
3 47 (8.74%) IIS
4 31 (5.76%) nginx
5 29 (5.39%) JBoss
6 19 (3.53%) SharePoint
7 17 (3.16%) WebSphere
8 16 (2.97%) MS Exchange
9 15 (2.79%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.93%) Node.js
12 5 (0.93%) Confluence
13 4 (0.74%) WordPress
13 4 (0.74%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.56%) CMS
14 3 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
14 3 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (5.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.67%) MS Office
3 4 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.53%) IaaS
3 18 (3.35%) SaaS
4 17 (3.16%) Basecamp
5 14 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.23%) Amazon S3
7 11 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (2.04%) PaaS
8 8 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (1.12%) Office 365
10 4 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (27.88%) TCP/IP
2 143 (26.58%) DNS
3 111 (20.63%) SAN
4 85 (15.80%) DHCP
5 66 (12.27%) HTTP
6 61 (11.34%) Firewall
7 60 (11.15%) NAS
7 60 (11.15%) LDAP
8 54 (10.04%) Internet
9 47 (8.74%) VPN
10 43 (7.99%) LAN
10 43 (7.99%) WAN
11 38 (7.06%) SSL
12 25 (4.65%) FTP
13 24 (4.46%) IPsec
14 19 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
14 19 (3.53%) VoIP
14 19 (3.53%) SMTP
15 17 (3.16%) Wireshark
16 16 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (23.61%) MySQL
2 85 (15.80%) SQL Server
3 48 (8.92%) Oracle Database
4 35 (6.51%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (4.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.42%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.04%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.49%) Redis
12 7 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.30%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (0.93%) Informix
14 5 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
14 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (0.93%) Big Data
15 4 (0.74%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 30 (5.58%) Jenkins
2 29 (5.39%) JIRA
3 13 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (1.86%) Subversion
6 4 (0.74%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.74%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.74%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (0.56%) Maven
8 2 (0.37%) WebLOAD
8 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.19%) Ant
9 1 (0.19%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.19%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.19%) NUnit
9 1 (0.19%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.19%) GoogleTest
General
1 82 (15.24%) Finance
2 35 (6.51%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.46%) Legal
4 19 (3.53%) Retail
5 18 (3.35%) Banking
6 13 (2.42%) Multimedia
7 11 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.49%) Marketing
9 6 (1.12%) Electronics
10 5 (0.93%) French Language
11 4 (0.74%) Military
11 4 (0.74%) Publishing
12 3 (0.56%) German Language
13 2 (0.37%) Games
14 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.19%) Advertising
14 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (25.84%) Administrator
2 134 (24.91%) Systems Administrator
3 92 (17.10%) Linux Administrator
4 80 (14.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 62 (11.52%) Linux Engineer
6 61 (11.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 57 (10.59%) Support Engineer
8 36 (6.69%) Consultant
9 35 (6.51%) Analyst
10 34 (6.32%) Architect
11 27 (5.02%) Systems Engineer
12 25 (4.65%) UNIX Engineer
13 24 (4.46%) Developer
14 22 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support
15 21 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
16 20 (3.72%) DBA
16 20 (3.72%) UNIX Administrator
17 17 (3.16%) UNIX Systems Administrator
17 17 (3.16%) Technical Architect
17 17 (3.16%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.29%) Web Services
2 47 (8.74%) LAMP
3 29 (5.39%) HTML
4 21 (3.90%) CSS
5 17 (3.16%) XML
6 16 (2.97%) SOAP
6 16 (2.97%) Middleware
6 16 (2.97%) jQuery
7 10 (1.86%) Rendezvous
8 9 (1.67%) Ajax
8 9 (1.67%) YAML
8 9 (1.67%) .NET
9 8 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (1.49%) Software Packaging
9 8 (1.49%) Memcached
9 8 (1.49%) ZeroMQ
10 7 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (0.93%) CSS3
11 5 (0.93%) HTML5
12 4 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.62%) Clustering
2 29 (5.39%) Management Information System
2 29 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.28%) Replication
5 20 (3.72%) Open Source
6 15 (2.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 13 (2.42%) Visualisation
8 12 (2.23%) N-Tier
9 11 (2.04%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.86%) CMDB
10 10 (1.86%) iPhone
10 10 (1.86%) IVR
11 9 (1.67%) Derivative
12 7 (1.30%) Grid Computing
13 6 (1.12%) HACMP
13 6 (1.12%) PKI
14 5 (0.93%) Statistics
14 5 (0.93%) iSeries
15 3 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 529 (98.33%) Linux
2 260 (48.33%) Windows
3 157 (29.18%) CentOS
4 149 (27.70%) UNIX
5 134 (24.91%) Solaris
6 115 (21.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 86 (15.99%) AIX
8 67 (12.45%) Debian
9 62 (11.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 50 (9.29%) Ubuntu
10 50 (9.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 40 (7.43%) SUSE
12 32 (5.95%) HPUX
13 23 (4.28%) Oracle Linux
14 22 (4.09%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.93%) Fedora
16 4 (0.74%) VMS
17 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.56%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (18.59%) ITIL
2 82 (15.24%) DevOps
3 40 (7.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 39 (7.25%) Project Management
5 33 (6.13%) Mentoring
6 32 (5.95%) Problem Management
7 30 (5.58%) Configuration Management
8 29 (5.39%) Service Management
9 28 (5.20%) Software Engineering
10 24 (4.46%) Load Balancing
10 24 (4.46%) Service Delivery
11 22 (4.09%) E-Commerce
11 22 (4.09%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (3.53%) Software Testing
13 18 (3.35%) Supplier Management
14 17 (3.16%) Information Assurance
14 17 (3.16%) MVC
14 17 (3.16%) Change Management
15 14 (2.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 131 (24.35%) Perl
2 96 (17.84%) Python
3 95 (17.66%) PHP
4 90 (16.73%) Java
5 88 (16.36%) Bash Shell
6 68 (12.64%) Shell Script
7 47 (8.74%) Ruby
8 45 (8.36%) SQL
9 26 (4.83%) JavaScript
10 17 (3.16%) C++
11 16 (2.97%) C
12 13 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.23%) PHP5
14 10 (1.86%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.67%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.67%) Bourne shell
16 7 (1.30%) C#
17 6 (1.12%) Korn
18 5 (0.93%) AWK
18 5 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (11.15%) Security Cleared
2 46 (8.55%) SC Cleared
3 40 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (5.76%) DV Cleared
5 27 (5.02%) Degree
6 24 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 24 (4.46%) CCNA
6 24 (4.46%) RHCE
7 22 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (4.09%) MCSE
8 19 (3.53%) CCNP
9 13 (2.42%) RHCA
10 10 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (1.86%) ISEB
11 9 (1.67%) MCSA
11 9 (1.67%) MCP
12 8 (1.49%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.49%) MCITP
13 7 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (1.12%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.58%) SLA
2 23 (4.28%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.35%) QA
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 160 (29.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (13.75%) Active Directory
3 53 (9.85%) vSphere
4 50 (9.29%) NFS
5 27 (5.02%) Samba
6 25 (4.65%) VMware ESX
6 25 (4.65%) vCloud
7 20 (3.72%) Hyper-V
7 20 (3.72%) Xen
8 17 (3.16%) Postfix
8 17 (3.16%) Firmware
9 16 (2.97%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (2.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (2.42%) XenApp
12 12 (2.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 11 (2.04%) KVM
13 11 (2.04%) XenServer
13 11 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 130 (24.16%) Puppet
2 59 (10.97%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (6.51%) NetBackup
4 28 (5.20%) Nagios
5 17 (3.16%) HP Data Protector
6 13 (2.42%) Data Guard
6 13 (2.42%) SCCM
7 11 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
7 11 (2.04%) Control-M
7 11 (2.04%) OpenView
8 10 (1.86%) Vagrant
9 8 (1.49%) Zenoss
9 8 (1.49%) ZABBIX
9 8 (1.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 7 (1.30%) Legato
10 7 (1.30%) Tivoli
11 6 (1.12%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.12%) HP SIM
11 6 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (0.93%) nmon
Vendors
1 434 (80.67%) Red Hat
2 213 (39.59%) VMware
3 115 (21.38%) Oracle
4 110 (20.45%) Microsoft
5 102 (18.96%) HP
6 75 (13.94%) Cisco
7 61 (11.34%) IBM
7 61 (11.34%) Sun
8 56 (10.41%) Citrix
9 48 (8.92%) EMC
10 43 (7.99%) Veritas
11 25 (4.65%) 3PAR
12 22 (4.09%) NetApp
13 18 (3.35%) Juniper
14 17 (3.16%) Dell
15 12 (2.23%) Symantec
16 11 (2.04%) F5
17 10 (1.86%) CheckPoint
17 10 (1.86%) TIBCO
18 8 (1.49%) Percona
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Unite Human Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40-45,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Websense
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Roc Search
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 50% OTE, £500/month car
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harwell, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Fidelity Worldwide Investment
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago