The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 177 159 164
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 53 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.99% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.17% 3.65% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 27
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1671 1424 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.88% 27.18% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1281 1438
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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
Gloucestershire 0 20 £41,000 - 5
Bristol -10 18 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Wiltshire -10 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Devon -7 4 - -
Dorset -14 3 - - 2
Somerset -15 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 97 (97.00%) Linux
2 73 (73.00%) Red Hat
3 48 (48.00%) Windows
4 39 (39.00%) VMware
5 35 (35.00%) Apache
6 34 (34.00%) Security Cleared
7 33 (33.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (33.00%) CentOS
7 33 (33.00%) UNIX
7 33 (33.00%) Oracle
8 32 (32.00%) HTML
9 31 (31.00%) Java
10 30 (30.00%) DV Cleared
11 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
11 27 (27.00%) SAN
12 23 (23.00%) SQL
13 22 (22.00%) Shell Script
14 21 (21.00%) SQL Server
15 20 (20.00%) Solaris
15 20 (20.00%) Oracle Database
16 18 (18.00%) Configuration Management
17 16 (16.00%) ITIL
17 16 (16.00%) Perl
17 16 (16.00%) TCP/IP
17 16 (16.00%) Cisco
17 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
18 15 (15.00%) NetApp
18 15 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
19 14 (14.00%) FreeMarker
19 14 (14.00%) PKI

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 35 (35.00%) Apache
2 12 (12.00%) IIS
3 7 (7.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (7.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.00%) Drupal
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.00%) Node.js
9 1 (1.00%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) AWD
2 2 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.00%) SaaS
3 4 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.00%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (27.00%) SAN
2 16 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (13.00%) DNS
4 10 (10.00%) NAS
4 10 (10.00%) LDAP
5 7 (7.00%) SMTP
6 6 (6.00%) SSL
6 6 (6.00%) Firewall
7 5 (5.00%) IPsec
7 5 (5.00%) DHCP
7 5 (5.00%) SNMP
7 5 (5.00%) VPN
8 4 (4.00%) LAN
8 4 (4.00%) WAN
9 3 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.00%) VLAN
10 2 (2.00%) OpenVPN
11 1 (1.00%) Wireless
11 1 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 15 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (13.00%) MySQL
5 4 (4.00%) Hazelcast
5 4 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.00%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.00%) Redis
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.00%) TimesTen
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.00%) Subversion
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (19.00%) Applications Support
3 14 (14.00%) Developer
4 11 (11.00%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (11.00%) Administrator
4 11 (11.00%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.00%) C++ Developer
4 11 (11.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (11.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 11 (11.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 10 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (7.00%) Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.00%) HTML
2 14 (14.00%) FreeMarker
2 14 (14.00%) Middleware
3 4 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.00%) LAMP
4 3 (3.00%) Web Services
4 3 (3.00%) XML
4 3 (3.00%) XSLT
4 3 (3.00%) CSS
5 2 (2.00%) SOAP
6 1 (1.00%) .NET
6 1 (1.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.00%) Java EE
6 1 (1.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) PKI
2 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.00%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.00%) Clustering
5 4 (4.00%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.00%) DTV
7 1 (1.00%) IVR
7 1 (1.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 97 (97.00%) Linux
2 48 (48.00%) Windows
3 33 (33.00%) CentOS
3 33 (33.00%) UNIX
4 20 (20.00%) Solaris
5 11 (11.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (10.00%) HPUX
7 9 (9.00%) SUSE
8 8 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.00%) AIX
10 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.00%) VMS
10 3 (3.00%) Windows Vista
10 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.00%) Fedora
12 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.00%) Configuration Management
2 16 (16.00%) ITIL
3 12 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (7.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.00%) Security Management
6 5 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.00%) DoDAF
6 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.00%) Service Management
8 3 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 31 (31.00%) Java
2 27 (27.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (23.00%) SQL
4 22 (22.00%) Shell Script
5 16 (16.00%) Perl
6 13 (13.00%) Bash Shell
7 12 (12.00%) Python
8 11 (11.00%) C#
8 11 (11.00%) C++
9 10 (10.00%) Ruby
9 10 (10.00%) PHP
10 4 (4.00%) Groovy
10 4 (4.00%) PHP5
11 3 (3.00%) C
12 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.00%) AWK
13 1 (1.00%) sed
13 1 (1.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 34 (34.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.00%) Degree
4 8 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (6.00%) SCSA
6 6 (6.00%) RHCA
6 6 (6.00%) Sun Certification
7 5 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (5.00%) CCNP
8 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.00%) MCP
8 3 (3.00%) MCSE
8 3 (3.00%) MCITP
8 3 (3.00%) MCTS
9 2 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) SLA
1 11 (11.00%) QA
System Software
1 33 (33.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (13.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (10.00%) vSphere
4 7 (7.00%) NFS
5 6 (6.00%) KVM
5 6 (6.00%) RHEV
5 6 (6.00%) vCloud
6 5 (5.00%) Squid
6 5 (5.00%) XenApp
6 5 (5.00%) qmail
7 3 (3.00%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.00%) Postfix
8 2 (2.00%) Samba
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) Backup Exec
2 11 (11.00%) Puppet
3 9 (9.00%) Legato
3 9 (9.00%) NetBackup
3 9 (9.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (5.00%) Nagios
5 4 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.00%) logstash
6 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.00%) YUM
6 1 (1.00%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.00%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.00%) SCCM
6 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (73.00%) Red Hat
2 39 (39.00%) VMware
3 33 (33.00%) Oracle
4 16 (16.00%) Cisco
4 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (15.00%) NetApp
6 14 (14.00%) Saba
7 12 (12.00%) HP
7 12 (12.00%) Citrix
8 10 (10.00%) CommVault
9 9 (9.00%) EMC
10 6 (6.00%) 3PAR
10 6 (6.00%) Sun
10 6 (6.00%) Remedy
10 6 (6.00%) Veritas
11 5 (5.00%) IBM
12 4 (4.00%) Dell
12 4 (4.00%) Sage
13 3 (3.00%) TIBCO
13 3 (3.00%) JBoss
Bristol, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 42000
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 days ago