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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 185 212 184
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -28
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 310 281 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.52% 1.23% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.16% 4.47% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 278 220 254
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £69,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
6007 6283 6556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.50% 27.42% 29.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5051 5306 5653
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 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 29 May 2015.

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 29 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
Berkshire +9 84 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Hampshire +23 69 £45,000 +13.56% 10
Surrey +1 68 £52,500 +14.13% 10
West Sussex +48 47 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Oxfordshire +27 27 £58,000 +5.45% 3
Middlesex - 8 £47,500 -
Kent -1 4 £69,000 -1.42%
Buckinghamshire -11 3 £32,500 -24.41%
East Sussex +5 2 £30,000 -22.07% 2
Sussex - 1 £52,500 -
Home Counties - 1 £65,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 624 (99.21%) Linux
2 510 (81.08%) Red Hat
3 293 (46.58%) Windows
4 289 (45.95%) VMware
5 183 (29.09%) Oracle
6 182 (28.93%) Apache
7 181 (28.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 176 (27.98%) MySQL
9 175 (27.82%) CentOS
10 172 (27.34%) UNIX
11 156 (24.80%) Microsoft
12 154 (24.48%) TCP/IP
13 151 (24.01%) Perl
14 142 (22.58%) Puppet
15 139 (22.10%) HP
16 137 (21.78%) ITIL
17 126 (20.03%) SAN
17 126 (20.03%) Tomcat
18 123 (19.55%) Java
18 123 (19.55%) SQL Server
19 115 (18.28%) Bash Shell
20 113 (17.97%) Firewall
21 108 (17.17%) Python
22 107 (17.01%) Solaris
23 103 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
24 95 (15.10%) DNS
25 93 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
26 88 (13.99%) AIX
27 84 (13.35%) Opscode Chef
28 83 (13.20%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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
1 182 (28.93%) Apache
2 126 (20.03%) Tomcat
3 60 (9.54%) JBoss
4 48 (7.63%) IIS
5 31 (4.93%) nginx
6 17 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 16 (2.54%) SharePoint
8 14 (2.23%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 12 (1.91%) MS Exchange
10 10 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (1.59%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (0.95%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (0.79%) Lync
14 4 (0.64%) CMS
14 4 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 67 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.34%) MS Office
3 10 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 93 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (2.54%) SaaS
5 12 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 12 (1.91%) Amazon ELB
5 12 (1.91%) Amazon SQS
5 12 (1.91%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.43%) Office 365
7 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.48%) PaaS
10 2 (0.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 154 (24.48%) TCP/IP
2 126 (20.03%) SAN
3 113 (17.97%) Firewall
4 95 (15.10%) DNS
5 53 (8.43%) SSL
6 49 (7.79%) NAS
7 42 (6.68%) DHCP
8 36 (5.72%) HTTP
9 34 (5.41%) LDAP
10 33 (5.25%) WAN
11 27 (4.29%) LAN
11 27 (4.29%) Internet
12 23 (3.66%) VPN
12 23 (3.66%) IPsec
13 15 (2.38%) SMTP
14 14 (2.23%) BIG-IP
15 13 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (2.07%) NetScreen
16 12 (1.91%) OpenVPN
17 11 (1.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (27.98%) MySQL
2 123 (19.55%) SQL Server
3 60 (9.54%) Oracle Database
4 31 (4.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 30 (4.77%) Relational Database
6 18 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 15 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (2.38%) Redis
9 13 (2.07%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.11%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (0.95%) Informix
13 6 (0.95%) Big Data
13 6 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (0.64%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (1.43%) Hudson
3 7 (1.11%) Subversion
3 7 (1.11%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.95%) Selenium
4 6 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.64%) Ant
6 3 (0.48%) Maven
6 3 (0.48%) JIRA
7 2 (0.32%) ProC
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.16%) PHPUnit
General
1 80 (12.72%) Finance
2 60 (9.54%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.86%) Retail
4 14 (2.23%) Billing
5 13 (2.07%) Banking
6 11 (1.75%) Legal
7 7 (1.11%) Advertising
8 6 (0.95%) Publishing
9 5 (0.79%) Marketing
9 5 (0.79%) French Language
10 4 (0.64%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.48%) German Language
11 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 136 (21.62%) Administrator
2 133 (21.14%) Support Engineer
3 115 (18.28%) Systems Administrator
4 95 (15.10%) Linux Administrator
5 80 (12.72%) Linux Engineer
6 76 (12.08%) Developer
7 71 (11.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 69 (10.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 69 (10.97%) Java Developer
9 48 (7.63%) Systems Engineer
10 40 (6.36%) Linux Support
11 38 (6.04%) Software Engineer
12 37 (5.88%) Architect
13 36 (5.72%) Linux Support Engineer
14 34 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
15 32 (5.09%) Java Software Engineer
16 27 (4.29%) IT Support Engineer
16 27 (4.29%) IT Support
17 26 (4.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
17 26 (4.13%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (9.54%) Web Services
2 53 (8.43%) RabbitMQ
3 47 (7.47%) jQuery
4 33 (5.25%) JSON
5 31 (4.93%) JSP
5 31 (4.93%) Ajax
5 31 (4.93%) Spring
5 31 (4.93%) Spring MVC
6 28 (4.45%) .NET
7 26 (4.13%) Servlets
8 25 (3.97%) LAMP
9 21 (3.34%) HTML
10 16 (2.54%) Middleware
10 16 (2.54%) HTML5
11 11 (1.75%) SOAP
12 10 (1.59%) Software Packaging
13 8 (1.27%) FIX Protocol
14 6 (0.95%) XML
14 6 (0.95%) Memcached
15 5 (0.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 83 (13.20%) Clustering
2 78 (12.40%) Data Centre
3 43 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (6.68%) Derivative
5 33 (5.25%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.82%) Equities
7 23 (3.66%) Computer Science
8 18 (2.86%) HACMP
8 18 (2.86%) Statistics
8 18 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.91%) Replication
9 12 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (1.59%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.27%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.95%) Blackberry
12 6 (0.95%) iPhone
12 6 (0.95%) Eurex
13 5 (0.79%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 624 (99.21%) Linux
2 293 (46.58%) Windows
3 175 (27.82%) CentOS
4 172 (27.34%) UNIX
5 107 (17.01%) Solaris
6 103 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 88 (13.99%) AIX
8 82 (13.04%) Ubuntu
9 64 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 58 (9.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 44 (7.00%) Debian
12 43 (6.84%) Windows 7
13 39 (6.20%) SUSE
14 33 (5.25%) Oracle Linux
15 26 (4.13%) HPUX
16 21 (3.34%) Windows 8
17 20 (3.18%) Android
18 13 (2.07%) Apple iOS
19 12 (1.91%) Amazon Linux
20 8 (1.27%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (21.78%) ITIL
2 73 (11.61%) DevOps
3 66 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (10.17%) Software Engineering
5 54 (8.59%) Project Management
6 53 (8.43%) Load Balancing
7 46 (7.31%) Service Delivery
8 45 (7.15%) Incident Management
9 40 (6.36%) Configuration Management
9 40 (6.36%) Server Building
10 32 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (4.93%) MVC
11 31 (4.93%) Open Source
12 29 (4.61%) PRINCE2
13 28 (4.45%) Web Development
14 27 (4.29%) Migration
15 26 (4.13%) Capacity Management
15 26 (4.13%) Mentoring
16 25 (3.97%) Security Management
17 24 (3.82%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 151 (24.01%) Perl
2 123 (19.55%) Java
3 115 (18.28%) Bash Shell
4 108 (17.17%) Python
5 82 (13.04%) SQL
6 80 (12.72%) PHP
7 63 (10.02%) Shell Script
8 41 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 30 (4.77%) Ruby
10 25 (3.97%) JavaScript
11 15 (2.38%) PL/SQL
12 12 (1.91%) C++
13 8 (1.27%) C
14 6 (0.95%) C#
15 5 (0.79%) Korn
15 5 (0.79%) AWK
16 4 (0.64%) Tcl
17 2 (0.32%) Uniface
17 2 (0.32%) VC++
17 2 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 61 (9.70%) Degree
3 60 (9.54%) SC Cleared
4 50 (7.95%) RHCE
5 49 (7.79%) DV Cleared
6 29 (4.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 26 (4.13%) RHCSA
8 25 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (3.34%) MCSE
11 16 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (2.23%) CCNP
13 11 (1.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (1.75%) MCITP
13 11 (1.75%) IBM AIX Certification
14 10 (1.59%) CCNA
15 9 (1.43%) ISEB
16 8 (1.27%) MCP
16 8 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.36%) SLA
2 17 (2.70%) QA
3 12 (1.91%) COBIT
4 11 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.95%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 181 (28.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (12.56%) vSphere
3 73 (11.61%) Active Directory
4 58 (9.22%) Hyper-V
5 46 (7.31%) vCloud
6 39 (6.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 26 (4.13%) NFS
8 18 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (2.38%) XenApp
9 15 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 14 (2.23%) XenDesktop
11 13 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (2.07%) KVM
11 13 (2.07%) VMware ESX
12 10 (1.59%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.95%) Firmware
13 6 (0.95%) Varnish
14 5 (0.79%) XenServer
14 5 (0.79%) Samba
15 4 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 142 (22.58%) Puppet
2 84 (13.35%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (11.13%) Nagios
4 47 (7.47%) NetBackup
5 21 (3.34%) HP Data Protector
6 16 (2.54%) Zenoss
7 15 (2.38%) HP SIM
7 15 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 14 (2.23%) ZABBIX
9 13 (2.07%) SCCM
10 12 (1.91%) OpenAM
10 12 (1.91%) logstash
11 11 (1.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 11 (1.75%) OpenView
12 9 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
13 8 (1.27%) Control-M
13 8 (1.27%) Data Guard
14 7 (1.11%) Hyperic
14 7 (1.11%) Ansible
14 7 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 510 (81.08%) Red Hat
2 289 (45.95%) VMware
3 183 (29.09%) Oracle
4 156 (24.80%) Microsoft
5 139 (22.10%) HP
6 70 (11.13%) Cisco
7 50 (7.95%) Citrix
8 47 (7.47%) Veritas
9 36 (5.72%) Juniper
10 35 (5.56%) IBM
10 35 (5.56%) Symantec
11 27 (4.29%) EMC
12 25 (3.97%) 3PAR
13 22 (3.50%) Sun
14 19 (3.02%) NetApp
15 16 (2.54%) F5
16 10 (1.59%) CheckPoint
17 9 (1.43%) Dell
17 9 (1.43%) Hitachi
18 7 (1.11%) SAP
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£65,000 to £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-40k+
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent salary + up to 20% variabl
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago