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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 199 212 220
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 268 219 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.29% 1.10% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.32% 3.94% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 213 173 227
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
6210 5565 6498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.94% 27.95% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5131 4596 5739
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,075 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -2 83 £45,000 - 8
Surrey +17 78 £50,000 - 4
Hampshire -40 28 £46,250 -3.64% 4
West Sussex - 24 £33,000 -
Kent +9 21 £45,000 +20.00%
Oxfordshire +6 17 £35,000 -42.14% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 10 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Middlesex 0 5 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 509 (97.14%) Linux
2 424 (80.92%) Red Hat
3 227 (43.32%) Windows
4 217 (41.41%) VMware
5 193 (36.83%) CentOS
6 158 (30.15%) Perl
7 153 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
8 151 (28.82%) Puppet
9 147 (28.05%) UNIX
10 143 (27.29%) MySQL
11 141 (26.91%) Apache
12 124 (23.66%) Solaris
13 117 (22.33%) Python
13 117 (22.33%) Oracle
14 114 (21.76%) TCP/IP
15 107 (20.42%) DNS
16 102 (19.47%) HP
17 100 (19.08%) SAN
18 99 (18.89%) PHP
19 98 (18.70%) Bash Shell
20 94 (17.94%) AIX
21 92 (17.56%) Opscode Chef
22 91 (17.37%) Windows Server 2008
23 83 (15.84%) ITIL
24 80 (15.27%) Microsoft
25 76 (14.50%) DevOps
26 74 (14.12%) IBM
26 74 (14.12%) Finance
26 74 (14.12%) Shell Script
27 73 (13.93%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 141 (26.91%) Apache
2 68 (12.98%) Tomcat
3 41 (7.82%) nginx
4 38 (7.25%) IIS
5 27 (5.15%) JBoss
5 27 (5.15%) WebSphere
6 13 (2.48%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.72%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 7 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.95%) Confluence
10 5 (0.95%) Lync
10 5 (0.95%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.95%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.57%) Node.js
12 3 (0.57%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 19 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 66 (12.60%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.39%) Amazon EC2
2 23 (4.39%) SaaS
3 22 (4.20%) Amazon S3
4 19 (3.63%) Amazon ELB
5 13 (2.48%) Amazon SQS
6 11 (2.10%) Office 365
7 10 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.34%) IaaS
9 6 (1.15%) PaaS
10 3 (0.57%) Basecamp
11 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 114 (21.76%) TCP/IP
2 107 (20.42%) DNS
3 100 (19.08%) SAN
4 72 (13.74%) Firewall
5 55 (10.50%) HTTP
6 51 (9.73%) Internet
7 48 (9.16%) LDAP
8 46 (8.78%) SSL
9 45 (8.59%) DHCP
10 43 (8.21%) NAS
11 30 (5.73%) VPN
12 22 (4.20%) LAN
12 22 (4.20%) WAN
13 21 (4.01%) IPsec
14 15 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (1.91%) LTE
15 10 (1.91%) OpenVPN
15 10 (1.91%) 4G
15 10 (1.91%) VoLTE
16 9 (1.72%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (27.29%) MySQL
2 73 (13.93%) SQL Server
3 28 (5.34%) Oracle Database
4 25 (4.77%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (4.58%) Redis
6 15 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.91%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (1.15%) Big Data
14 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (0.95%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (3.44%) Jenkins
2 17 (3.24%) JIRA
3 14 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (1.53%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.53%) Maven
5 6 (1.15%) Ant
6 5 (0.95%) Hudson
7 3 (0.57%) GitLab
7 3 (0.57%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.57%) Subversion
7 3 (0.57%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.38%) Selenium
8 2 (0.38%) PhpStorm
9 1 (0.19%) GoogleTest
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.19%) ProC
9 1 (0.19%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.19%) NUnit
General
1 74 (14.12%) Finance
2 51 (9.73%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.01%) Banking
4 11 (2.10%) Legal
5 10 (1.91%) Multimedia
5 10 (1.91%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.53%) Retail
7 7 (1.34%) Marketing
8 4 (0.76%) French Language
8 4 (0.76%) Advertising
8 4 (0.76%) Publishing
9 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.57%) German Language
10 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (27.67%) Administrator
2 133 (25.38%) Systems Administrator
3 109 (20.80%) Linux Administrator
4 78 (14.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 68 (12.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 64 (12.21%) Linux Engineer
7 62 (11.83%) Support Engineer
8 40 (7.63%) Systems Engineer
9 32 (6.11%) Developer
10 29 (5.53%) Java Developer
11 26 (4.96%) Consultant
12 25 (4.77%) UNIX Administrator
13 24 (4.58%) Analyst
13 24 (4.58%) Architect
14 22 (4.20%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 19 (3.63%) UNIX Engineer
15 19 (3.63%) Linux Support
16 18 (3.44%) Software Engineer
17 17 (3.24%) Linux Support Engineer
17 17 (3.24%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (12.60%) Web Services
2 40 (7.63%) LAMP
3 29 (5.53%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (4.01%) jQuery
5 20 (3.82%) .NET
6 18 (3.44%) JSON
6 18 (3.44%) Ajax
7 16 (3.05%) Spring MVC
7 16 (3.05%) Spring
7 16 (3.05%) JSP
8 14 (2.67%) HTML
9 13 (2.48%) Servlets
9 13 (2.48%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (2.10%) Middleware
11 10 (1.91%) SOAP
11 10 (1.91%) XML
12 9 (1.72%) Memcached
12 9 (1.72%) ZeroMQ
13 5 (0.95%) ASP.NET
13 5 (0.95%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.78%) Clustering
2 35 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.30%) Open Source
4 27 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.63%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.44%) Derivative
7 17 (3.24%) HACMP
7 17 (3.24%) Replication
8 15 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (2.29%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.91%) Visualisation
11 9 (1.72%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.76%) iSeries
12 4 (0.76%) CMDB
12 4 (0.76%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.76%) AS400
12 4 (0.76%) PMI
12 4 (0.76%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.57%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 509 (97.14%) Linux
2 227 (43.32%) Windows
3 193 (36.83%) CentOS
4 147 (28.05%) UNIX
5 124 (23.66%) Solaris
6 94 (17.94%) AIX
7 91 (17.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 68 (12.98%) Ubuntu
9 49 (9.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 48 (9.16%) Debian
11 46 (8.78%) SUSE
12 37 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
13 35 (6.68%) Oracle Linux
14 28 (5.34%) HPUX
15 27 (5.15%) Windows 7
16 10 (1.91%) Amazon Linux
17 9 (1.72%) Fedora
18 7 (1.34%) Apple iOS
18 7 (1.34%) Android
19 5 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (15.84%) ITIL
2 76 (14.50%) DevOps
3 52 (9.92%) Project Management
4 44 (8.40%) Configuration Management
5 43 (8.21%) Software Engineering
6 41 (7.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 36 (6.87%) Mentoring
8 34 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (6.30%) Service Delivery
10 26 (4.96%) Information Assurance
11 22 (4.20%) Load Balancing
11 22 (4.20%) Security Management
12 20 (3.82%) Problem Management
12 20 (3.82%) E-Commerce
12 20 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (3.63%) MVC
13 19 (3.63%) Web Development
14 17 (3.24%) Service Management
14 17 (3.24%) Software Testing
15 16 (3.05%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (30.15%) Perl
2 117 (22.33%) Python
3 99 (18.89%) PHP
4 98 (18.70%) Bash Shell
5 74 (14.12%) Shell Script
6 73 (13.93%) Java
7 32 (6.11%) SQL
7 32 (6.11%) PowerShell
8 25 (4.77%) Ruby
9 16 (3.05%) JavaScript
9 16 (3.05%) C
10 13 (2.48%) C++
11 10 (1.91%) C#
12 6 (1.15%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.57%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.57%) ABAP
13 3 (0.57%) Korn
13 3 (0.57%) PHP5
14 2 (0.38%) AWK
Qualifications
1 63 (12.02%) Security Cleared
2 51 (9.73%) SC Cleared
3 38 (7.25%) DV Cleared
4 37 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (6.87%) Degree
6 33 (6.30%) RHCE
7 23 (4.39%) RHCSA
8 21 (4.01%) CCNA
9 19 (3.63%) CCNP
10 15 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.91%) RHCA
12 8 (1.53%) MCP
13 6 (1.15%) SCSA
13 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.95%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.95%) JNCIA
15 4 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
15 4 (0.76%) Sun Certification
15 4 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.82%) SLA
2 11 (2.10%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.72%) QA
4 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 153 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (11.26%) vSphere
3 51 (9.73%) Active Directory
4 40 (7.63%) NFS
5 38 (7.25%) Hyper-V
6 23 (4.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 21 (4.01%) vCloud
8 20 (3.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 20 (3.82%) VMware ESX
9 17 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (3.24%) Samba
10 15 (2.86%) KVM
10 15 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
11 14 (2.67%) Xen
12 13 (2.48%) Firmware
13 11 (2.10%) XenApp
13 11 (2.10%) XenDesktop
14 9 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
15 6 (1.15%) Veritas File System
16 5 (0.95%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 151 (28.82%) Puppet
2 92 (17.56%) Opscode Chef
3 57 (10.88%) Nagios
4 46 (8.78%) NetBackup
5 14 (2.67%) SCCM
5 14 (2.67%) OpenView
6 13 (2.48%) logstash
7 12 (2.29%) ZABBIX
7 12 (2.29%) Control-M
8 11 (2.10%) HP Data Protector
9 9 (1.72%) nmon
9 9 (1.72%) Tivoli
10 8 (1.53%) Zenoss
10 8 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 7 (1.34%) OpenAM
12 6 (1.15%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.15%) HP SIM
12 6 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 6 (1.15%) Opsview
Vendors
1 424 (80.92%) Red Hat
2 217 (41.41%) VMware
3 117 (22.33%) Oracle
4 102 (19.47%) HP
5 80 (15.27%) Microsoft
6 74 (14.12%) IBM
7 70 (13.36%) Cisco
8 53 (10.11%) Sun
9 49 (9.35%) Citrix
10 40 (7.63%) Veritas
11 32 (6.11%) EMC
12 25 (4.77%) Symantec
13 20 (3.82%) 3PAR
14 19 (3.63%) Juniper
15 18 (3.44%) NetApp
16 16 (3.05%) SAP
17 12 (2.29%) Redknee
17 12 (2.29%) Dell
18 9 (1.72%) F5
19 8 (1.53%) Percona
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + £45-55k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Bens+Stock Options
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
BELL MICROSYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago