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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 173 162 174
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 54 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 0.95% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.11% 3.32% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 32
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1736 1474 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.00% 28.48% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1295 1576
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 August 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 August 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 15 £38,500 -6.09% 1
Bristol -4 14 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Wiltshire +2 13 £43,250 +23.57%
Dorset -12 4 - -
Somerset -22 4 £38,500 -5.52% 2
Devon - 4 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 87 (95.60%) Linux
2 63 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 52 (57.14%) Windows
4 41 (45.05%) VMware
5 36 (39.56%) Apache
5 36 (39.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (36.26%) CentOS
7 31 (34.07%) Oracle
8 29 (31.87%) Java
9 28 (30.77%) HTML
10 27 (29.67%) SAN
11 25 (27.47%) UNIX
12 24 (26.37%) Security Cleared
13 22 (24.18%) DV Cleared
13 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
13 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
14 19 (20.88%) SQL
14 19 (20.88%) TCP/IP
14 19 (20.88%) Shell Script
15 18 (19.78%) ITIL
16 17 (18.68%) Cisco
16 17 (18.68%) Oracle Database
17 16 (17.58%) Configuration Management
17 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
17 16 (17.58%) Active Directory
18 14 (15.38%) IIS
18 14 (15.38%) Perl
18 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
19 13 (14.29%) NAS

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (39.56%) Apache
2 14 (15.38%) IIS
3 7 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.59%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.59%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.40%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.20%) Drupal
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.10%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) AWD
2 2 (2.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) SaaS
1 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.67%) SAN
2 19 (20.88%) TCP/IP
3 13 (14.29%) NAS
3 13 (14.29%) DNS
4 11 (12.09%) LDAP
5 8 (8.79%) SSL
6 7 (7.69%) IPsec
6 7 (7.69%) SMTP
6 7 (7.69%) VPN
7 6 (6.59%) DHCP
7 6 (6.59%) Firewall
8 5 (5.49%) SNMP
8 5 (5.49%) LAN
8 5 (5.49%) WAN
9 4 (4.40%) VLAN
10 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.20%) OpenVPN
11 2 (2.20%) Multicast
12 1 (1.10%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.68%) Oracle Database
3 12 (13.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (12.09%) MySQL
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.30%) Hazelcast
6 3 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.10%) Redis
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Subversion
2 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.10%) Maven
4 1 (1.10%) Hudson
4 1 (1.10%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.10%) Ant
General
1 10 (10.99%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.40%) Legal
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Applications Support
2 12 (13.19%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Administrator
5 9 (9.89%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.89%) C++ Developer
5 9 (9.89%) C# Developer
5 9 (9.89%) C++/Java Developer
5 9 (9.89%) C++/C# Developer
5 9 (9.89%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) UNIX Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.69%) Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.77%) HTML
2 12 (13.19%) Middleware
2 12 (13.19%) FreeMarker
3 4 (4.40%) Web Services
3 4 (4.40%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.30%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (3.30%) Java EE
4 3 (3.30%) LAMP
4 3 (3.30%) XML
5 2 (2.20%) XSLT
5 2 (2.20%) CSS
5 2 (2.20%) SOAP
6 1 (1.10%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.10%) Ajax
6 1 (1.10%) .NET
6 1 (1.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) PKI
2 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.40%) Replication
4 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.20%) Clustering
5 2 (2.20%) Open Source
6 1 (1.10%) Statistics
6 1 (1.10%) IVR
6 1 (1.10%) DTV
6 1 (1.10%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 87 (95.60%) Linux
2 52 (57.14%) Windows
3 33 (36.26%) CentOS
4 25 (27.47%) UNIX
5 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (12.09%) Solaris
7 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.49%) SUSE
8 5 (5.49%) AIX
9 4 (4.40%) VMS
9 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.30%) Windows Vista
10 3 (3.30%) Ubuntu
10 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.30%) HPUX
10 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.20%) Fedora
12 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) ITIL
2 16 (17.58%) Configuration Management
3 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
4 6 (6.59%) Service Management
5 4 (4.40%) Security Management
5 4 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.40%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.40%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (4.40%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (4.40%) TOGAF
5 4 (4.40%) DoDAF
5 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (4.40%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.30%) DevOps
6 3 (3.30%) Project Planning
6 3 (3.30%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.30%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.30%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.20%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.87%) Java
2 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.88%) SQL
3 19 (20.88%) Shell Script
4 14 (15.38%) Perl
4 14 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 13 (14.29%) Python
6 10 (10.99%) Ruby
7 9 (9.89%) C#
7 9 (9.89%) C++
8 8 (8.79%) PHP
9 3 (3.30%) PHP5
9 3 (3.30%) Groovy
10 2 (2.20%) C
10 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) Security Cleared
2 22 (24.18%) DV Cleared
3 10 (10.99%) Degree
3 10 (10.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (7.69%) CCNP
4 7 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.59%) MCSE
5 6 (6.59%) MCP
6 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.40%) MCITP
8 3 (3.30%) MCTS
9 2 (2.20%) Sun Certification
9 2 (2.20%) HND
9 2 (2.20%) SCSA
9 2 (2.20%) RHCA
10 1 (1.10%) LPIC
10 1 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) SLA
2 7 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 36 (39.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (17.58%) Active Directory
3 11 (12.09%) vSphere
4 8 (8.79%) NFS
5 7 (7.69%) vCloud
6 6 (6.59%) KVM
6 6 (6.59%) RHEV
7 5 (5.49%) Squid
7 5 (5.49%) XenApp
7 5 (5.49%) qmail
8 3 (3.30%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.20%) Samba
9 2 (2.20%) Postfix
9 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.20%) Xen
10 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) Puppet
2 8 (8.79%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.49%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.49%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (5.49%) Nagios
3 5 (5.49%) Legato
4 4 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.10%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.10%) logstash
5 1 (1.10%) YUM
5 1 (1.10%) SCCM
5 1 (1.10%) SCOM
5 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.10%) Netcool
Vendors
1 63 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 41 (45.05%) VMware
3 31 (34.07%) Oracle
4 17 (18.68%) Cisco
5 16 (17.58%) Microsoft
6 13 (14.29%) Citrix
7 12 (13.19%) Saba
8 11 (12.09%) IBM
9 10 (10.99%) NetApp
10 7 (7.69%) HP
11 6 (6.59%) Remedy
11 6 (6.59%) CommVault
12 5 (5.49%) EMC
13 4 (4.40%) Dell
13 4 (4.40%) JBoss
13 4 (4.40%) Sage
13 4 (4.40%) TIBCO
14 2 (2.20%) Genesys
14 2 (2.20%) Sun
14 2 (2.20%) BMC
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits & On Call Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago