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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 176 228 182
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -46
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 339 256 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.60% 1.08% 1.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.53% 4.02% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 293 186 257
Average salary £45,000 £43,177 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,350 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.62% -
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
6125 6373 6506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.84% 26.95% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5127 5362 5516
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,700 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -2.13%

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 5 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 5 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 +13 100 £50,000 +23.45% 3
Surrey +19 71 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Hampshire +6 60 £45,000 +13.92% 9
West Sussex +38 54 £40,000 +14.28%
Oxfordshire +31 33 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Kent +15 8 £70,000 -12.50%
Middlesex - 7 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -13 3 £32,500 -24.41%
East Sussex -2 2 £30,000 - 1
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 5 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.

1 600 (98.20%) Linux
2 491 (80.36%) Red Hat
3 268 (43.86%) Windows
4 266 (43.54%) VMware
5 184 (30.11%) CentOS
6 179 (29.30%) MySQL
7 173 (28.31%) Apache
8 170 (27.82%) Oracle
9 165 (27.00%) UNIX
10 162 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 159 (26.02%) Perl
12 149 (24.39%) TCP/IP
13 147 (24.06%) Puppet
14 132 (21.60%) Microsoft
15 125 (20.46%) SAN
16 124 (20.29%) HP
17 123 (20.13%) Java
18 117 (19.15%) ITIL
19 116 (18.99%) Python
20 115 (18.82%) Tomcat
21 114 (18.66%) SQL Server
22 112 (18.33%) Bash Shell
23 110 (18.00%) Firewall
24 108 (17.68%) Solaris
25 102 (16.69%) Windows Server 2008
26 98 (16.04%) DNS
27 92 (15.06%) AIX
27 92 (15.06%) Opscode Chef
28 91 (14.89%) PHP
29 86 (14.08%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 5 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
1 173 (28.31%) Apache
2 115 (18.82%) Tomcat
3 52 (8.51%) JBoss
4 51 (8.35%) IIS
5 35 (5.73%) nginx
6 19 (3.11%) WebSphere
7 17 (2.78%) WebLogic
8 16 (2.62%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 11 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (1.64%) MS Exchange
12 9 (1.47%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.82%) Confluence
13 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.65%) CMS
14 4 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.65%) Lync
14 4 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 59 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.95%) MS Office
3 10 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 83 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (3.27%) SaaS
4 12 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
4 12 (1.96%) Amazon S3
4 12 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
4 12 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (1.47%) Office 365
6 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.49%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.49%) PaaS
9 2 (0.33%) IaaS
10 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 149 (24.39%) TCP/IP
2 125 (20.46%) SAN
3 110 (18.00%) Firewall
4 98 (16.04%) DNS
5 50 (8.18%) NAS
6 47 (7.69%) SSL
7 40 (6.55%) DHCP
8 37 (6.06%) HTTP
9 35 (5.73%) LDAP
10 27 (4.42%) Internet
11 23 (3.76%) WAN
11 23 (3.76%) VPN
12 22 (3.60%) IPsec
13 17 (2.78%) LAN
14 13 (2.13%) BIG-IP
14 13 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (2.13%) NetScreen
15 12 (1.96%) OpenVPN
16 10 (1.64%) MPLS
16 10 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (29.30%) MySQL
2 114 (18.66%) SQL Server
3 56 (9.17%) Oracle Database
4 29 (4.75%) Relational Database
5 28 (4.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (2.78%) Redis
7 15 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (1.96%) RDBMS
9 12 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.15%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (0.98%) Informix
12 6 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (0.98%) Big Data
13 4 (0.65%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.31%) Hudson
3 8 (1.31%) JIRA
4 7 (1.15%) Subversion
4 7 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.98%) Selenium
6 5 (0.82%) Ant
7 4 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (0.65%) Maven
8 3 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.33%) PhpStorm
10 1 (0.16%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.16%) ProC
General
1 81 (13.26%) Finance
2 60 (9.82%) Telecoms
3 19 (3.11%) Retail
4 14 (2.29%) Billing
4 14 (2.29%) Banking
5 11 (1.80%) Legal
6 7 (1.15%) Advertising
6 7 (1.15%) Publishing
7 5 (0.82%) French Language
7 5 (0.82%) Marketing
8 4 (0.65%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.49%) German Language
10 2 (0.33%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 144 (23.57%) Administrator
2 125 (20.46%) Systems Administrator
3 118 (19.31%) Support Engineer
4 104 (17.02%) Linux Administrator
5 76 (12.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 74 (12.11%) Linux Engineer
6 74 (12.11%) Developer
7 66 (10.80%) Java Developer
8 65 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 49 (8.02%) Systems Engineer
10 36 (5.89%) Software Engineer
10 36 (5.89%) Linux Support
11 33 (5.40%) DevOps Engineer
12 32 (5.24%) Linux Support Engineer
13 30 (4.91%) Architect
13 30 (4.91%) Java Software Engineer
14 26 (4.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 23 (3.76%) IT Support Engineer
15 23 (3.76%) IT Support
15 23 (3.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (8.84%) Web Services
2 53 (8.67%) RabbitMQ
3 44 (7.20%) jQuery
4 32 (5.24%) LAMP
5 31 (5.07%) Ajax
5 31 (5.07%) JSON
6 29 (4.75%) .NET
7 28 (4.58%) JSP
7 28 (4.58%) Spring
7 28 (4.58%) Spring MVC
8 24 (3.93%) Servlets
9 17 (2.78%) HTML
10 14 (2.29%) HTML5
10 14 (2.29%) Middleware
11 10 (1.64%) Software Packaging
11 10 (1.64%) SOAP
12 8 (1.31%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (1.31%) FIX Protocol
13 6 (0.98%) Memcached
14 5 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.95%) Clustering
2 41 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.38%) Derivative
4 35 (5.73%) Open Source
4 35 (5.73%) Management Information System
5 25 (4.09%) Computer Science
6 22 (3.60%) Equities
7 19 (3.11%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.62%) HACMP
9 15 (2.45%) Statistics
10 12 (1.96%) Replication
11 10 (1.64%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.31%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.98%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.98%) iPhone
13 6 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.98%) Eurex
14 5 (0.82%) Public Cloud
14 5 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.82%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 600 (98.20%) Linux
2 268 (43.86%) Windows
3 184 (30.11%) CentOS
4 165 (27.00%) UNIX
5 108 (17.68%) Solaris
6 102 (16.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 92 (15.06%) AIX
8 79 (12.93%) Ubuntu
9 58 (9.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 50 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 41 (6.71%) Debian
12 36 (5.89%) Windows 7
13 35 (5.73%) SUSE
14 33 (5.40%) Oracle Linux
15 29 (4.75%) HPUX
16 19 (3.11%) Android
17 16 (2.62%) Windows 8
18 13 (2.13%) Apple iOS
19 12 (1.96%) Amazon Linux
20 8 (1.31%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (19.15%) ITIL
2 75 (12.27%) DevOps
3 64 (10.47%) Software Engineering
4 62 (10.15%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (8.84%) Project Management
6 50 (8.18%) Load Balancing
7 48 (7.86%) Service Delivery
8 43 (7.04%) Configuration Management
9 40 (6.55%) Incident Management
10 35 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (5.07%) Mentoring
12 28 (4.58%) MVC
12 28 (4.58%) Migration
13 26 (4.26%) PRINCE2
14 25 (4.09%) Web Development
15 23 (3.76%) Security Management
15 23 (3.76%) Capacity Management
16 21 (3.44%) SOA
17 20 (3.27%) Network Design
17 20 (3.27%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (26.02%) Perl
2 123 (20.13%) Java
3 116 (18.99%) Python
4 112 (18.33%) Bash Shell
5 91 (14.89%) PHP
6 75 (12.27%) SQL
7 64 (10.47%) Shell Script
8 40 (6.55%) PowerShell
9 26 (4.26%) JavaScript
10 25 (4.09%) Ruby
11 13 (2.13%) C++
12 11 (1.80%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.64%) C
14 6 (0.98%) C#
15 4 (0.65%) Tcl
15 4 (0.65%) Korn
16 3 (0.49%) PHP5
16 3 (0.49%) AWK
17 2 (0.33%) VC++
17 2 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 63 (10.31%) SC Cleared
3 62 (10.15%) Degree
4 53 (8.67%) DV Cleared
5 50 (8.18%) RHCE
6 28 (4.58%) RHCSA
6 28 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 26 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (3.60%) MCSE
10 21 (3.44%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (2.13%) CCNP
11 13 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (1.80%) MCITP
13 10 (1.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (1.64%) CCNA
14 9 (1.47%) IBM AIX Certification
15 8 (1.31%) SCSA
15 8 (1.31%) MCP
16 7 (1.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.89%) SLA
2 16 (2.62%) QA
3 12 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.80%) COBIT
5 6 (0.98%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.82%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 162 (26.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (12.44%) vSphere
3 68 (11.13%) Active Directory
4 64 (10.47%) Hyper-V
5 40 (6.55%) vCloud
6 39 (6.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 32 (5.24%) NFS
8 18 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
9 16 (2.62%) KVM
10 14 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (2.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 14 (2.29%) VMware ESX
11 10 (1.64%) Terminal Services
12 9 (1.47%) Samba
13 8 (1.31%) Xen
14 6 (0.98%) Firmware
14 6 (0.98%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.98%) XenApp
14 6 (0.98%) Varnish
15 4 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 147 (24.06%) Puppet
2 92 (15.06%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (11.62%) Nagios
4 42 (6.87%) NetBackup
5 18 (2.95%) HP Data Protector
6 15 (2.45%) ZABBIX
6 15 (2.45%) SCCM
7 14 (2.29%) Zenoss
7 14 (2.29%) logstash
8 13 (2.13%) OpenAM
9 12 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 12 (1.96%) HP SIM
10 11 (1.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 11 (1.80%) OpenView
11 9 (1.47%) nmon
12 8 (1.31%) Control-M
12 8 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (1.15%) Red Hat Satellite
13 7 (1.15%) Ansible
14 6 (0.98%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 491 (80.36%) Red Hat
2 266 (43.54%) VMware
3 170 (27.82%) Oracle
4 132 (21.60%) Microsoft
5 124 (20.29%) HP
6 65 (10.64%) Cisco
7 47 (7.69%) Veritas
8 45 (7.36%) IBM
9 38 (6.22%) Juniper
10 36 (5.89%) Citrix
11 32 (5.24%) Symantec
12 26 (4.26%) EMC
13 22 (3.60%) Sun
14 16 (2.62%) F5
15 13 (2.13%) 3PAR
16 10 (1.64%) SAP
16 10 (1.64%) CheckPoint
17 9 (1.47%) Hitachi
18 8 (1.31%) NetApp
18 8 (1.31%) Dell
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£65,000 to £70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Basingstoke
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £46000 - £360000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Staines
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago