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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 217 228 201
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 259 224 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.18% 1.05% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.02% 3.76% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 206 199 251
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
6447 5957 6738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.42% 27.99% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5297 5121 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 £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 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 23 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 +24 91 £51,250 -10.86% 8
Berkshire +21 87 £45,000 - 12
Hampshire -26 52 £42,500 -5.55% 8
West Sussex +4 9 £37,500 - 1
Kent +17 8 £62,500 +127.27% 5
Buckinghamshire +13 6 £42,500 +6.25%
East Sussex - 6 £39,743 -
Oxfordshire +5 5 £52,500 +11.70% 2
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 23 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.

1 527 (98.32%) Linux
2 432 (80.60%) Red Hat
3 259 (48.32%) Windows
4 213 (39.74%) VMware
5 160 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 157 (29.29%) CentOS
7 150 (27.99%) TCP/IP
8 149 (27.80%) UNIX
9 143 (26.68%) DNS
10 137 (25.56%) Apache
11 133 (24.81%) Solaris
12 130 (24.25%) Perl
13 129 (24.07%) Puppet
14 128 (23.88%) MySQL
15 116 (21.64%) Oracle
16 113 (21.08%) Windows Server 2008
17 112 (20.90%) SAN
18 111 (20.71%) Microsoft
19 101 (18.84%) HP
20 100 (18.66%) ITIL
21 95 (17.72%) PHP
21 95 (17.72%) Python
22 90 (16.79%) Java
23 88 (16.42%) Bash Shell
24 86 (16.04%) SQL Server
24 86 (16.04%) AIX
25 85 (15.86%) DHCP
26 82 (15.30%) DevOps
27 81 (15.11%) Finance
28 75 (13.99%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (25.56%) Apache
2 72 (13.43%) Tomcat
3 47 (8.77%) IIS
4 31 (5.78%) nginx
5 29 (5.41%) JBoss
6 19 (3.54%) SharePoint
7 17 (3.17%) WebSphere
8 16 (2.99%) MS Exchange
8 16 (2.99%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.93%) Node.js
11 5 (0.93%) Confluence
12 4 (0.75%) WordPress
12 4 (0.75%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.56%) CMS
13 3 (0.56%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (0.56%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.49%) MS Office
3 4 (0.75%) 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 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.54%) IaaS
3 18 (3.36%) SaaS
4 17 (3.17%) Basecamp
5 14 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.24%) Amazon S3
7 11 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (2.05%) PaaS
8 8 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (1.12%) Office 365
10 4 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (27.99%) TCP/IP
2 143 (26.68%) DNS
3 112 (20.90%) SAN
4 85 (15.86%) DHCP
5 66 (12.31%) HTTP
6 61 (11.38%) Firewall
7 60 (11.19%) NAS
7 60 (11.19%) LDAP
8 54 (10.07%) Internet
9 47 (8.77%) VPN
10 43 (8.02%) LAN
10 43 (8.02%) WAN
11 38 (7.09%) SSL
12 25 (4.66%) FTP
13 24 (4.48%) IPsec
14 19 (3.54%) Wi-Fi
14 19 (3.54%) VoIP
14 19 (3.54%) SMTP
15 17 (3.17%) Wireshark
16 16 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (23.88%) MySQL
2 86 (16.04%) SQL Server
3 49 (9.14%) Oracle Database
4 35 (6.53%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (4.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.43%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.05%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.49%) Redis
12 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.31%) 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 (0.75%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 30 (5.60%) Jenkins
2 29 (5.41%) JIRA
3 13 (2.43%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (1.87%) Subversion
6 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.75%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.75%) 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 81 (15.11%) Finance
2 34 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.48%) Legal
4 18 (3.36%) Banking
4 18 (3.36%) Retail
5 13 (2.43%) Multimedia
6 11 (2.05%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.49%) Marketing
8 6 (1.12%) Electronics
9 5 (0.93%) French Language
10 4 (0.75%) Military
10 4 (0.75%) Publishing
11 3 (0.56%) German Language
12 2 (0.37%) Games
13 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.19%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (26.12%) Administrator
2 135 (25.19%) Systems Administrator
3 92 (17.16%) Linux Administrator
4 80 (14.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 61 (11.38%) Linux Engineer
5 61 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 57 (10.63%) Support Engineer
7 36 (6.72%) Consultant
8 35 (6.53%) Analyst
9 34 (6.34%) Architect
10 27 (5.04%) Systems Engineer
11 25 (4.66%) UNIX Engineer
12 24 (4.48%) Developer
13 22 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support
14 21 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
15 20 (3.73%) DBA
15 20 (3.73%) UNIX Administrator
16 17 (3.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
16 17 (3.17%) Technical Architect
16 17 (3.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (9.33%) Web Services
2 47 (8.77%) LAMP
3 29 (5.41%) HTML
4 21 (3.92%) CSS
5 17 (3.17%) XML
5 17 (3.17%) Middleware
6 16 (2.99%) jQuery
6 16 (2.99%) SOAP
7 10 (1.87%) Rendezvous
8 9 (1.68%) .NET
8 9 (1.68%) YAML
8 9 (1.68%) Ajax
9 8 (1.49%) Software Packaging
9 8 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (1.49%) Memcached
9 8 (1.49%) ZeroMQ
10 7 (1.31%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (0.93%) CSS3
11 5 (0.93%) HTML5
12 4 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.84%) Clustering
2 29 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 29 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.48%) Replication
3 24 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.73%) Open Source
5 15 (2.80%) Enterprise Storage
6 13 (2.43%) Visualisation
7 12 (2.24%) N-Tier
8 11 (2.05%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.87%) CMDB
9 10 (1.87%) iPhone
9 10 (1.87%) IVR
10 9 (1.68%) Derivative
11 7 (1.31%) Grid Computing
12 6 (1.12%) HACMP
12 6 (1.12%) PKI
13 5 (0.93%) Statistics
13 5 (0.93%) iSeries
14 3 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 527 (98.32%) Linux
2 259 (48.32%) Windows
3 157 (29.29%) CentOS
4 149 (27.80%) UNIX
5 133 (24.81%) Solaris
6 113 (21.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 86 (16.04%) AIX
8 67 (12.50%) Debian
9 61 (11.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 50 (9.33%) Ubuntu
11 49 (9.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (7.46%) SUSE
13 32 (5.97%) HPUX
14 23 (4.29%) Oracle Linux
15 22 (4.10%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.93%) Fedora
17 4 (0.75%) VMS
18 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.56%) Windows XP
19 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (18.66%) ITIL
2 82 (15.30%) DevOps
3 41 (7.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 38 (7.09%) Project Management
5 33 (6.16%) Mentoring
6 32 (5.97%) Problem Management
7 29 (5.41%) Service Management
7 29 (5.41%) Configuration Management
8 28 (5.22%) Software Engineering
9 24 (4.48%) Load Balancing
9 24 (4.48%) Service Delivery
10 22 (4.10%) E-Commerce
10 22 (4.10%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (3.54%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (3.54%) Software Testing
12 18 (3.36%) Supplier Management
12 18 (3.36%) Change Management
13 17 (3.17%) MVC
13 17 (3.17%) Information Assurance
14 14 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 130 (24.25%) Perl
2 95 (17.72%) PHP
2 95 (17.72%) Python
3 90 (16.79%) Java
4 88 (16.42%) Bash Shell
5 68 (12.69%) Shell Script
6 46 (8.58%) Ruby
7 45 (8.40%) SQL
8 26 (4.85%) JavaScript
9 17 (3.17%) C++
10 16 (2.99%) C
11 13 (2.43%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.24%) PHP5
13 10 (1.87%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.68%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.68%) Bourne shell
15 7 (1.31%) C#
16 6 (1.12%) Korn
17 5 (0.93%) AWK
17 5 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (11.19%) Security Cleared
2 46 (8.58%) SC Cleared
3 40 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (5.78%) DV Cleared
5 27 (5.04%) Degree
6 24 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 24 (4.48%) CCNA
6 24 (4.48%) RHCE
7 22 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (4.10%) MCSE
8 19 (3.54%) CCNP
9 13 (2.43%) RHCA
10 10 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (1.87%) ISEB
11 9 (1.68%) MCSA
11 9 (1.68%) MCP
12 8 (1.49%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.49%) MCITP
13 7 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (1.12%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.78%) SLA
2 23 (4.29%) PCI DSS
3 18 (3.36%) QA
4 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 160 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (13.81%) Active Directory
3 53 (9.89%) vSphere
4 51 (9.51%) NFS
5 27 (5.04%) Samba
6 25 (4.66%) VMware ESX
6 25 (4.66%) vCloud
7 20 (3.73%) Hyper-V
7 20 (3.73%) Xen
8 17 (3.17%) Postfix
8 17 (3.17%) Firmware
9 16 (2.99%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (2.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (2.43%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (2.43%) XenApp
12 12 (2.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 11 (2.05%) KVM
13 11 (2.05%) XenServer
13 11 (2.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 129 (24.07%) Puppet
2 59 (11.01%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (6.53%) NetBackup
4 28 (5.22%) Nagios
5 17 (3.17%) HP Data Protector
6 13 (2.43%) Data Guard
7 12 (2.24%) SCCM
8 11 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (2.05%) Control-M
8 11 (2.05%) OpenView
9 10 (1.87%) Vagrant
10 8 (1.49%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 8 (1.49%) Zenoss
11 7 (1.31%) Legato
11 7 (1.31%) Tivoli
12 6 (1.12%) Backup Exec
12 6 (1.12%) HP SIM
12 6 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 5 (0.93%) nmon
Vendors
1 432 (80.60%) Red Hat
2 213 (39.74%) VMware
3 116 (21.64%) Oracle
4 111 (20.71%) Microsoft
5 101 (18.84%) HP
6 75 (13.99%) Cisco
7 61 (11.38%) Sun
8 60 (11.19%) IBM
9 56 (10.45%) Citrix
10 48 (8.96%) EMC
11 43 (8.02%) Veritas
12 25 (4.66%) 3PAR
13 22 (4.10%) NetApp
14 18 (3.36%) Juniper
15 17 (3.17%) Dell
16 12 (2.24%) Symantec
17 11 (2.05%) F5
18 10 (1.87%) CheckPoint
18 10 (1.87%) TIBCO
19 8 (1.49%) Percona
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Just now
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 50% OTE, £500/month car
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
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Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
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