The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 224 147 200
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +53
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 31 100 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 1.62% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% 5.43% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 67 33
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +9.87%
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1519 1840 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.86% 29.74% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1503 1361
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in the South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in the South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Bristol -23 11 £67,500 +35.00%
Gloucestershire +1 6 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Dorset -3 6 £82,500 +94.11%
Wiltshire -5 4 £70,000 +86.66% 2
Somerset -15 4 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 56 (94.92%) Linux
2 42 (71.19%) Red Hat
3 36 (61.02%) Windows
4 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (50.85%) DevOps
6 27 (45.76%) Bash Shell
6 27 (45.76%) VMware
7 24 (40.68%) ITIL
7 24 (40.68%) Puppet
8 23 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (37.29%) LAMP
10 21 (35.59%) Configuration Management
10 21 (35.59%) Python
10 21 (35.59%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (32.20%) Java
12 19 (32.20%) Oracle
12 19 (32.20%) Firewall
13 18 (30.51%) Shell Script
13 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
13 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
14 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
15 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
15 16 (27.12%) .NET
15 16 (27.12%) Apache
16 15 (25.42%) SQL
16 15 (25.42%) Unix
16 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (25.42%) Ruby
16 15 (25.42%) Xen

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (27.12%) Apache
2 13 (22.03%) JBoss
3 12 (20.34%) OpenStack
4 10 (16.95%) CloudStack
4 10 (16.95%) WebLogic
4 10 (16.95%) WebSphere
4 10 (16.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (11.86%) IIS
5 7 (11.86%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.78%) Confluence
7 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) IaaS
3 4 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.39%) SaaS
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) Firewall
2 4 (6.78%) Intranet
3 3 (5.08%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) FTP
4 2 (3.39%) HTTP
4 2 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.39%) IPsec
4 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
5 1 (1.69%) NAS
5 1 (1.69%) Network Security
5 1 (1.69%) SSL
5 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) MySQL
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.39%) Big Data
5 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.39%) OrientDB
5 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.69%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Jenkins
2 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
3 10 (16.95%) Subversion
3 10 (16.95%) TeamCity
4 7 (11.86%) JIRA
5 5 (8.47%) Selenium
5 5 (8.47%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.39%) Ant
6 2 (3.39%) ClearCase
6 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.39%) Hudson
6 2 (3.39%) JUnit
7 1 (1.69%) GitLab
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 13 (22.03%) Administrator
4 11 (18.64%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (16.95%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (16.95%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (15.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (13.56%) Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Java Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (11.86%) C Developer
8 7 (11.86%) C/C++ Developer
8 7 (11.86%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 7 (11.86%) C++ Developer
8 7 (11.86%) C++ Software Developer
8 7 (11.86%) C++/Java Developer
8 7 (11.86%) Software Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) LAMP
2 16 (27.12%) .NET
3 7 (11.86%) Web Services
4 6 (10.17%) Middleware
5 5 (8.47%) OpenCL
6 2 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (3.39%) RESTful
6 2 (3.39%) Spring
7 1 (1.69%) Django
7 1 (1.69%) EJB
7 1 (1.69%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (1.69%) HornetQ
7 1 (1.69%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.47%) VHDL
4 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Derivative
5 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (94.92%) Linux
2 36 (61.02%) Windows
3 15 (25.42%) Unix
4 10 (16.95%) Ubuntu
4 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
5 9 (15.25%) Mac OS X
6 8 (13.56%) CentOS
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.08%) Solaris
10 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.69%) Debian
11 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.85%) DevOps
3 24 (40.68%) ITIL
4 21 (35.59%) Configuration Management
5 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (22.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (22.03%) Scrum
7 11 (18.64%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (16.95%) Auto-Scaling
8 10 (16.95%) Build Automation
8 10 (16.95%) DSDM
8 10 (16.95%) OWASP
8 10 (16.95%) RUP
9 8 (13.56%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.86%) High Availability
10 7 (11.86%) ITIL V3
10 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
11 6 (10.17%) SOA
11 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) Bash Shell
2 21 (35.59%) Python
3 19 (32.20%) Java
4 18 (30.51%) Shell Script
5 15 (25.42%) Ruby
5 15 (25.42%) SQL
6 13 (22.03%) Perl
7 12 (20.34%) C
8 11 (18.64%) C++
8 11 (18.64%) PHP
9 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
10 5 (8.47%) Scala
11 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
2 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) Degree
3 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.39%) CCNA
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.39%) MCITP
5 2 (3.39%) MCSA
5 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.69%) CISSP
6 1 (1.69%) EMC Certification
6 1 (1.69%) GCIA
6 1 (1.69%) GSEC
6 1 (1.69%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) RHCE
6 1 (1.69%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) GPG13
1 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (25.42%) Xen
3 14 (23.73%) vSphere
4 10 (16.95%) XenServer
5 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
6 6 (10.17%) KVM
7 1 (1.69%) Gluster
7 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.69%) iptables
7 1 (1.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (40.68%) Puppet
2 21 (35.59%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (16.95%) Ansible
3 10 (16.95%) Cobbler
3 10 (16.95%) Salt
3 10 (16.95%) Terraform
3 10 (16.95%) Tivoli
4 9 (15.25%) Nagios
5 6 (10.17%) Zenoss
6 4 (6.78%) Capistrano
7 3 (5.08%) QRadar
7 3 (5.08%) RSA Security Analytics
8 2 (3.39%) RSA Archer
9 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
9 1 (1.69%) Check_MK
9 1 (1.69%) Graylog
9 1 (1.69%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 42 (71.19%) Red Hat
2 27 (45.76%) VMware
3 19 (32.20%) Oracle
4 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
5 13 (22.03%) Cisco
6 10 (16.95%) EnterpriseDB
7 8 (13.56%) HP
8 5 (8.47%) Avaya
8 5 (8.47%) TIBCO
9 4 (6.78%) Atlassian
9 4 (6.78%) Splunk
10 3 (5.08%) AlienVault
10 3 (5.08%) ArcSight
10 3 (5.08%) Intel Security
10 3 (5.08%) LogRhythm
10 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.39%) EMC
11 2 (3.39%) F5
12 1 (1.69%) Citrix
12 1 (1.69%) IBM
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