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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 147 179 154
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -25
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 83 46 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.39% 0.86% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.07% 3.15% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 68 31 46
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1636 1461 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.40% 27.31% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1404 1253 1425
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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
Bristol +15 31 £50,000 +53.84% 5
Wiltshire +19 23 £39,750 +14.38% 4
Dorset -15 10 £42,500 -19.04%
Devon +12 8 £33,750 -
Somerset +10 6 £42,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -21 4 £38,500 -1.28% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 150 (99.34%) Linux
2 116 (76.82%) Red Hat
3 77 (50.99%) CentOS
4 64 (42.38%) VMware
5 63 (41.72%) Puppet
6 59 (39.07%) Windows
7 57 (37.75%) Apache
8 54 (35.76%) MySQL
9 50 (33.11%) Bash Shell
10 49 (32.45%) Shell Script
11 47 (31.13%) VMware Infrastructure
12 46 (30.46%) Opscode Chef
13 44 (29.14%) PHP
14 42 (27.81%) Configuration Management
15 41 (27.15%) Perl
15 41 (27.15%) DevOps
16 40 (26.49%) Python
17 36 (23.84%) Oracle
17 36 (23.84%) UNIX
18 33 (21.85%) Solaris
18 33 (21.85%) SAN
19 30 (19.87%) Java
19 30 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
20 27 (17.88%) Ruby
21 26 (17.22%) Ubuntu
21 26 (17.22%) Active Directory
22 24 (15.89%) Tomcat
23 23 (15.23%) Nagios
23 23 (15.23%) Security Cleared
23 23 (15.23%) NAS

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 57 (37.75%) Apache
2 24 (15.89%) Tomcat
3 15 (9.93%) nginx
4 9 (5.96%) IIS
5 7 (4.64%) Apache Solr
5 7 (4.64%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.99%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.99%) JBoss
8 1 (0.66%) Node.js
8 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.93%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.96%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.64%) Amazon S3
3 7 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.64%) SaaS
4 4 (2.65%) PaaS
5 2 (1.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.85%) SAN
2 23 (15.23%) NAS
3 22 (14.57%) DNS
4 20 (13.25%) Firewall
5 19 (12.58%) TCP/IP
6 17 (11.26%) DHCP
7 15 (9.93%) VPN
8 13 (8.61%) IPsec
8 13 (8.61%) SSL
9 8 (5.30%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (5.30%) tcpdump
9 8 (5.30%) Wireshark
10 7 (4.64%) HTTP
11 6 (3.97%) LAN
11 6 (3.97%) WAN
11 6 (3.97%) MPLS
12 5 (3.31%) Structured Cabling
12 5 (3.31%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.65%) SSH
14 3 (1.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (35.76%) MySQL
2 19 (12.58%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (7.95%) Oracle Database
4 11 (7.28%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.28%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.28%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.30%) CouchDB
6 7 (4.64%) MariaDB
6 7 (4.64%) Hazelcast
6 7 (4.64%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.31%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.65%) SQL Navigator
8 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (10.60%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.96%) Subversion
3 7 (4.64%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.64%) Mercurial
3 7 (4.64%) Hudson
4 6 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.32%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.66%) Ant
General
1 12 (7.95%) Finance
2 8 (5.30%) Electronics
3 7 (4.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.31%) Banking
4 5 (3.31%) Retail
5 4 (2.65%) Marketing
5 4 (2.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.99%) Advertising
7 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (29.80%) Linux Engineer
2 40 (26.49%) Administrator
3 31 (20.53%) Systems Administrator
4 24 (15.89%) Support Engineer
5 22 (14.57%) Linux Administrator
5 22 (14.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (13.25%) Systems Engineer
7 19 (12.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 14 (9.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (8.61%) UNIX Engineer
10 12 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (5.30%) Server Administrator
12 8 (5.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 8 (5.30%) IT Administrator
13 7 (4.64%) Lead Systems Engineer
14 6 (3.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 5 (3.31%) Lead Architect
15 5 (3.31%) Solaris Administrator
15 5 (3.31%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.61%) ActiveMQ
2 10 (6.62%) .NET
3 9 (5.96%) HTML
4 8 (5.30%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (3.97%) CGI
5 6 (3.97%) LAMP
6 4 (2.65%) Middleware
6 4 (2.65%) FreeMarker
7 3 (1.99%) Web Services
8 2 (1.32%) CSS
8 2 (1.32%) JDBC
8 2 (1.32%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.32%) Laravel
8 2 (1.32%) libvirt
8 2 (1.32%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.25%) Open Source
3 11 (7.28%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.62%) Derivative
5 9 (5.96%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.97%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.31%) Statistics
8 4 (2.65%) PKI
8 4 (2.65%) DTV
9 3 (1.99%) Clustering
10 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 150 (99.34%) Linux
2 77 (50.99%) CentOS
3 59 (39.07%) Windows
4 36 (23.84%) UNIX
5 33 (21.85%) Solaris
6 26 (17.22%) Ubuntu
7 21 (13.91%) Fedora
7 21 (13.91%) Oracle Linux
8 20 (13.25%) Debian
9 17 (11.26%) SUSE
10 11 (7.28%) HPUX
11 9 (5.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (5.30%) Apple iOS
12 8 (5.30%) Mac OS X
12 8 (5.30%) Android
13 7 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (3.31%) Windows 7
14 5 (3.31%) VMS
14 5 (3.31%) AIX
15 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.81%) Configuration Management
2 41 (27.15%) DevOps
3 30 (19.87%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.57%) ITIL
5 21 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (11.92%) E-Commerce
7 14 (9.27%) Project Management
8 12 (7.95%) Time Management
9 10 (6.62%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.62%) Change Management
10 9 (5.96%) Service Delivery
10 9 (5.96%) Migration
11 8 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.64%) Scrum
12 7 (4.64%) Release Management
12 7 (4.64%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.64%) Unit Testing
13 6 (3.97%) Kanban
13 6 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 50 (33.11%) Bash Shell
2 49 (32.45%) Shell Script
3 44 (29.14%) PHP
4 41 (27.15%) Perl
5 40 (26.49%) Python
6 30 (19.87%) Java
7 27 (17.88%) Ruby
8 19 (12.58%) SQL
9 12 (7.95%) JavaScript
10 10 (6.62%) C++
11 9 (5.96%) PowerShell
12 8 (5.30%) Objective-C
12 8 (5.30%) Lua
13 7 (4.64%) PHP5
13 7 (4.64%) Groovy
14 4 (2.65%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.65%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.32%) C
15 2 (1.32%) C#
15 2 (1.32%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (15.23%) Security Cleared
2 22 (14.57%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (10.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (9.93%) SC Cleared
4 15 (9.93%) Sun Certification
4 15 (9.93%) SCSA
5 14 (9.27%) RHCA
6 13 (8.61%) CCNP
7 9 (5.96%) CCNA
7 9 (5.96%) Degree
7 9 (5.96%) RHCSA
8 7 (4.64%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.31%) RHCE
10 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.99%) MCSE
11 3 (1.99%) MCSA
12 2 (1.32%) VCP4
12 2 (1.32%) VCAP
13 1 (0.66%) MCP
13 1 (0.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 47 (31.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (17.22%) Active Directory
3 15 (9.93%) vSphere
4 14 (9.27%) vCloud
5 8 (5.30%) VirtualBox
5 8 (5.30%) Samba
6 7 (4.64%) Varnish
7 6 (3.97%) KVM
7 6 (3.97%) Docker
8 4 (2.65%) NFS
9 2 (1.32%) RHEV
9 2 (1.32%) oVirt
9 2 (1.32%) Squid
9 2 (1.32%) Gluster
9 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.66%) Firmware
10 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 63 (41.72%) Puppet
2 46 (30.46%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (15.23%) Nagios
4 13 (8.61%) NetBackup
4 13 (8.61%) Zenoss
4 13 (8.61%) Ansible
5 8 (5.30%) ZABBIX
6 7 (4.64%) Munin
6 7 (4.64%) WSUS
6 7 (4.64%) HAProxy
6 7 (4.64%) Icinga
7 6 (3.97%) Salt
8 5 (3.31%) Vagrant
8 5 (3.31%) OpenView
8 5 (3.31%) Unicenter
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (2.65%) Graphite
10 3 (1.99%) CFEngine
11 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (1.32%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 116 (76.82%) Red Hat
2 64 (42.38%) VMware
3 36 (23.84%) Oracle
4 21 (13.91%) Sun
5 20 (13.25%) HP
6 17 (11.26%) Symantec
7 9 (5.96%) Cisco
8 7 (4.64%) Percona
8 7 (4.64%) Microsoft
9 5 (3.31%) IBM
9 5 (3.31%) BMC
9 5 (3.31%) NetApp
10 4 (2.65%) SAP
10 4 (2.65%) Saba
11 3 (1.99%) Citrix
12 1 (0.66%) Twitter
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, South West, United Kingdom
Evolving Systems
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Brightpearl
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus = pension + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nomensa Ltd.
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago