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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 175 210 196
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 67 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.13% 1.74% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 54 16 16
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +0.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,550 £43,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
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
1624 1663 1737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.61% 28.14% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1390 1439 1505
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 December 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 December 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
Wiltshire +15 22 £39,250 +15.44% 7
Bristol +17 18 £25,000 - 1
Devon +1 11 £29,000 - 1
Somerset +14 8 £37,500 - 6
Dorset -13 4 £42,500 -12.82% 1
Gloucestershire -23 4 £55,000 +34.14% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 109 (95.61%) Linux
2 86 (75.44%) Red Hat
3 56 (49.12%) Windows
4 53 (46.49%) VMware
5 50 (43.86%) CentOS
6 43 (37.72%) Apache
7 42 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (33.33%) Oracle
9 35 (30.70%) SAN
10 32 (28.07%) Puppet
11 31 (27.19%) MySQL
12 28 (24.56%) Shell Script
13 25 (21.93%) Java
14 24 (21.05%) NAS
14 24 (21.05%) Bash Shell
15 22 (19.30%) Active Directory
15 22 (19.30%) Configuration Management
16 21 (18.42%) Solaris
16 21 (18.42%) PHP
16 21 (18.42%) UNIX
16 21 (18.42%) Security Cleared
16 21 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
17 19 (16.67%) Open Source
17 19 (16.67%) SQL
17 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
17 19 (16.67%) Python
17 19 (16.67%) DNS
18 18 (15.79%) Nagios
18 18 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 17 (14.91%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 43 (37.72%) Apache
2 17 (14.91%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.89%) IIS
4 7 (6.14%) nginx
4 7 (6.14%) Apache Solr
4 7 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.39%) JBoss
6 3 (2.63%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) AWD
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) SaaS
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.70%) SAN
2 24 (21.05%) NAS
3 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 19 (16.67%) DNS
4 17 (14.91%) DHCP
5 14 (12.28%) SSL
6 13 (11.40%) IPsec
6 13 (11.40%) VPN
7 10 (8.77%) Firewall
8 5 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (4.39%) MPLS
8 5 (4.39%) tcpdump
8 5 (4.39%) Wireshark
8 5 (4.39%) iSCSI
8 5 (4.39%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (3.51%) VLAN
9 4 (3.51%) LDAP
9 4 (3.51%) LAN
9 4 (3.51%) WAN
10 3 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.19%) MySQL
2 16 (14.04%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (9.65%) MongoDB
3 11 (9.65%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.77%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.14%) MariaDB
5 7 (6.14%) Hadoop
5 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
6 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.39%) CouchDB
7 5 (4.39%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.39%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.51%) SQL Navigator
9 3 (2.63%) Hazelcast
9 3 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Subversion
2 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.14%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.75%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.75%) Hudson
3 2 (1.75%) Ant
3 2 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (9.65%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Banking
2 5 (4.39%) Retail
3 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.51%) Advertising
4 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Administrator
1 25 (21.93%) Linux Engineer
2 22 (19.30%) Support Engineer
3 15 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (11.40%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (9.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (8.77%) UNIX Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.39%) Applications Support
11 5 (4.39%) Architect
11 5 (4.39%) IT Administrator
11 5 (4.39%) Lead Technical Architect
11 5 (4.39%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.40%) HTML
2 9 (7.89%) ActiveMQ
3 8 (7.02%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (5.26%) FreeMarker
4 6 (5.26%) Web Services
4 6 (5.26%) Middleware
5 5 (4.39%) .NET
6 3 (2.63%) Java EE
7 2 (1.75%) CGI
7 2 (1.75%) DAO
7 2 (1.75%) Laravel
7 2 (1.75%) CSS
7 2 (1.75%) JDBC
7 2 (1.75%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.88%) XML
8 1 (0.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Open Source
2 15 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.77%) Derivative
4 6 (5.26%) PKI
4 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.39%) Statistics
6 4 (3.51%) Replication
7 3 (2.63%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.63%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.75%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.88%) DTV
9 1 (0.88%) GIS
9 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 109 (95.61%) Linux
2 56 (49.12%) Windows
3 50 (43.86%) CentOS
4 21 (18.42%) UNIX
4 21 (18.42%) Solaris
5 15 (13.16%) Fedora
5 15 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (10.53%) Ubuntu
6 12 (10.53%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (8.77%) SUSE
7 10 (8.77%) Debian
8 8 (7.02%) HPUX
9 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (5.26%) AIX
11 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
11 5 (4.39%) Android
11 5 (4.39%) Windows 7
11 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
12 4 (3.51%) VMS
13 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.30%) Configuration Management
2 16 (14.04%) DevOps
3 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
4 14 (12.28%) ITIL
5 12 (10.53%) Time Management
6 11 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.77%) Service Delivery
8 9 (7.89%) Migration
8 9 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.26%) Service Management
11 5 (4.39%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (4.39%) Release Management
11 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.39%) Project Management
11 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.39%) Capacity Management
12 4 (3.51%) Scrum
12 4 (3.51%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.51%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.56%) Shell Script
2 25 (21.93%) Java
3 24 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 21 (18.42%) PHP
5 19 (16.67%) SQL
5 19 (16.67%) Python
6 17 (14.91%) Perl
7 15 (13.16%) Ruby
8 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
9 8 (7.02%) C++
10 6 (5.26%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.39%) Lua
11 5 (4.39%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
12 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.63%) C#
13 3 (2.63%) PHP5
13 3 (2.63%) Groovy
14 2 (1.75%) Korn
15 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 18 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (14.04%) SC Cleared
4 15 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (11.40%) CCNP
6 10 (8.77%) DV Cleared
7 9 (7.89%) MCSE
7 9 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (7.02%) Sun Certification
8 8 (7.02%) SCSA
8 8 (7.02%) RHCA
9 7 (6.14%) MCP
10 6 (5.26%) Degree
10 6 (5.26%) RHCE
11 5 (4.39%) RHCSA
12 4 (3.51%) MCITP
13 3 (2.63%) MCTS
14 2 (1.75%) MCSA
14 2 (1.75%) CCNA
14 2 (1.75%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 42 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (19.30%) Active Directory
3 16 (14.04%) vSphere
4 14 (12.28%) vCloud
5 7 (6.14%) Varnish
6 5 (4.39%) VirtualBox
7 4 (3.51%) Docker
8 3 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (2.63%) NFS
9 2 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.75%) Xen
9 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (28.07%) Puppet
2 21 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (15.79%) Nagios
4 9 (7.89%) NetBackup
4 9 (7.89%) ZABBIX
4 9 (7.89%) Zenoss
5 7 (6.14%) Munin
5 7 (6.14%) HAProxy
5 7 (6.14%) WSUS
5 7 (6.14%) Ansible
5 7 (6.14%) Icinga
6 5 (4.39%) Backup Exec
6 5 (4.39%) OpenView
6 5 (4.39%) Unicenter
6 5 (4.39%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (1.75%) Legato
8 2 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 86 (75.44%) Red Hat
2 53 (46.49%) VMware
3 38 (33.33%) Oracle
4 13 (11.40%) HP
5 12 (10.53%) IBM
6 10 (8.77%) Sun
7 8 (7.02%) Cisco
7 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
7 8 (7.02%) Symantec
8 7 (6.14%) Percona
9 6 (5.26%) Saba
9 6 (5.26%) Citrix
10 5 (4.39%) BMC
11 4 (3.51%) NetApp
11 4 (3.51%) TIBCO
12 3 (2.63%) Dell
13 2 (1.75%) EMC
13 2 (1.75%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.75%) Veritas
13 2 (1.75%) CommVault
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 42000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £45001 per annum + 5% on call bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
SuperSparks Ltd
Salary: Competitive and excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
University of Bournemouth
Salary: From £24,057 to £27,864 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago