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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 166 196 185
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 69 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.15% 0.56% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.45% 2.00% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 60 18 29
Average salary £38,000 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.40% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £33,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
1550 1552 1759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.76% 28.16% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1326 1498
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Wiltshire +25 29 £38,500 +13.23% 4
Bristol +13 16 £36,250 +11.53% 5
Somerset +17 8 £37,500 -
Devon +3 8 £29,500 -
Dorset -8 6 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Gloucestershire -23 2 £36,750 -10.36% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 125 (98.43%) Linux
2 101 (79.53%) Red Hat
3 60 (47.24%) CentOS
4 57 (44.88%) VMware
5 53 (41.73%) Windows
6 45 (35.43%) MySQL
7 44 (34.65%) Apache
8 42 (33.07%) Puppet
8 42 (33.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (29.92%) Shell Script
10 36 (28.35%) SAN
11 34 (26.77%) Oracle
11 34 (26.77%) Bash Shell
12 31 (24.41%) Solaris
12 31 (24.41%) Opscode Chef
13 28 (22.05%) UNIX
13 28 (22.05%) PHP
14 26 (20.47%) Configuration Management
15 24 (18.90%) Java
15 24 (18.90%) Python
15 24 (18.90%) NAS
16 23 (18.11%) Perl
16 23 (18.11%) DevOps
17 22 (17.32%) Active Directory
18 21 (16.54%) Security Cleared
18 21 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
19 20 (15.75%) Open Source
19 20 (15.75%) DNS
19 20 (15.75%) ITIL
19 20 (15.75%) Nagios

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 44 (34.65%) Apache
2 19 (14.96%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.30%) IIS
4 7 (5.51%) nginx
4 7 (5.51%) Apache Solr
4 7 (5.51%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.57%) JBoss
6 1 (0.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.15%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (28.35%) SAN
2 24 (18.90%) NAS
3 20 (15.75%) DNS
4 18 (14.17%) DHCP
5 17 (13.39%) TCP/IP
6 15 (11.81%) SSL
7 14 (11.02%) VPN
7 14 (11.02%) IPsec
8 10 (7.87%) Firewall
9 8 (6.30%) Wireshark
9 8 (6.30%) tcpdump
9 8 (6.30%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (5.51%) HTTP
11 5 (3.94%) MPLS
11 5 (3.94%) iSCSI
11 5 (3.94%) Structured Cabling
12 3 (2.36%) Internet
13 2 (1.57%) SSH
13 2 (1.57%) HTTPS
13 2 (1.57%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (35.43%) MySQL
2 19 (14.96%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (8.66%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.66%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.30%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.30%) CouchDB
5 7 (5.51%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.51%) MariaDB
6 5 (3.94%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.15%) Hazelcast
7 4 (3.15%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Navigator
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Subversion
2 7 (5.51%) Mercurial
2 7 (5.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.57%) Maven
3 2 (1.57%) PHPUnit
3 2 (1.57%) Ant
3 2 (1.57%) Hudson
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (6.30%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.94%) Banking
2 5 (3.94%) Retail
3 4 (3.15%) Advertising
4 2 (1.57%) Marketing
4 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (29.92%) Administrator
2 34 (26.77%) Linux Engineer
3 28 (22.05%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (18.11%) Support Engineer
5 19 (14.96%) Linux Administrator
6 17 (13.39%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (13.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 15 (11.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (10.24%) UNIX Engineer
8 13 (10.24%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (8.66%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (6.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (6.30%) Server Administrator
10 8 (6.30%) IT Administrator
11 6 (4.72%) Lead Systems Engineer
12 5 (3.94%) Architect
12 5 (3.94%) Developer
12 5 (3.94%) Technical Architect
12 5 (3.94%) Lead Architect
12 5 (3.94%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) ActiveMQ
1 10 (7.87%) HTML
2 8 (6.30%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (5.51%) .NET
4 4 (3.15%) FreeMarker
4 4 (3.15%) Middleware
5 3 (2.36%) Web Services
6 2 (1.57%) Java EE
6 2 (1.57%) DAO
6 2 (1.57%) CGI
6 2 (1.57%) CSS
6 2 (1.57%) JDBC
6 2 (1.57%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.57%) Laravel
7 1 (0.79%) J2EE
7 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Open Source
2 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.87%) Derivative
4 7 (5.51%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.72%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.94%) Statistics
7 4 (3.15%) PKI
8 2 (1.57%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.57%) DTV
9 1 (0.79%) GIS
9 1 (0.79%) Clustering
9 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 125 (98.43%) Linux
2 60 (47.24%) CentOS
3 53 (41.73%) Windows
4 31 (24.41%) Solaris
5 28 (22.05%) UNIX
6 17 (13.39%) SUSE
6 17 (13.39%) Fedora
7 15 (11.81%) Ubuntu
8 14 (11.02%) Oracle Linux
9 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (9.45%) HPUX
10 11 (8.66%) Debian
11 8 (6.30%) Apple iOS
11 8 (6.30%) Android
11 8 (6.30%) Mac OS X
12 6 (4.72%) AIX
13 5 (3.94%) VMS
13 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
14 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.47%) Configuration Management
2 23 (18.11%) DevOps
3 21 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (15.75%) ITIL
5 15 (11.81%) E-Commerce
6 12 (9.45%) Time Management
6 12 (9.45%) Service Delivery
7 9 (7.09%) Migration
7 9 (7.09%) Project Management
7 9 (7.09%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.72%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.94%) Release Management
10 5 (3.94%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (3.94%) Scrum
11 4 (3.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.15%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.15%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.92%) Shell Script
2 34 (26.77%) Bash Shell
3 28 (22.05%) PHP
4 24 (18.90%) Java
4 24 (18.90%) Python
5 23 (18.11%) Perl
6 17 (13.39%) SQL
7 16 (12.60%) Ruby
8 10 (7.87%) C++
9 8 (6.30%) PowerShell
9 8 (6.30%) Lua
9 8 (6.30%) Objective-C
9 8 (6.30%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.15%) Groovy
10 4 (3.15%) PHP5
10 4 (3.15%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.15%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.57%) Korn
11 2 (1.57%) C#
12 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (16.54%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (12.60%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (11.81%) Sun Certification
3 15 (11.81%) SCSA
4 14 (11.02%) RHCA
4 14 (11.02%) SC Cleared
4 14 (11.02%) CCNP
5 9 (7.09%) RHCSA
6 7 (5.51%) DV Cleared
7 6 (4.72%) MCSE
7 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (4.72%) RHCE
8 4 (3.15%) MCP
9 3 (2.36%) Degree
10 2 (1.57%) MCSA
10 2 (1.57%) CCNA
10 2 (1.57%) VCAP
11 1 (0.79%) MCITP
11 1 (0.79%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.24%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 42 (33.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (17.32%) Active Directory
3 15 (11.81%) vCloud
4 14 (11.02%) vSphere
5 7 (5.51%) Varnish
6 5 (3.94%) VirtualBox
7 4 (3.15%) Docker
8 3 (2.36%) NFS
9 2 (1.57%) Xen
9 2 (1.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.79%) Firmware
10 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 42 (33.07%) Puppet
2 31 (24.41%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (15.75%) Nagios
4 13 (10.24%) NetBackup
5 11 (8.66%) Zenoss
6 9 (7.09%) ZABBIX
7 7 (5.51%) WSUS
7 7 (5.51%) Munin
7 7 (5.51%) HAProxy
7 7 (5.51%) Ansible
7 7 (5.51%) Icinga
8 5 (3.94%) Unicenter
8 5 (3.94%) OpenView
8 5 (3.94%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.79%) Hyperic
10 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.79%) Netcool
10 1 (0.79%) Legato
10 1 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 101 (79.53%) Red Hat
2 57 (44.88%) VMware
3 34 (26.77%) Oracle
4 20 (15.75%) HP
5 19 (14.96%) Sun
6 16 (12.60%) Symantec
7 11 (8.66%) IBM
8 7 (5.51%) Percona
9 5 (3.94%) BMC
9 5 (3.94%) NetApp
9 5 (3.94%) Microsoft
9 5 (3.94%) Cisco
10 4 (3.15%) Saba
11 3 (2.36%) Citrix
12 2 (1.57%) SAP
13 1 (0.79%) Twitter
13 1 (0.79%) Veritas
13 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.79%) CommVault
13 1 (0.79%) EMC
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Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + standard market benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Engage PSG
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus flexbile benfits package
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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