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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 145 184 128
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -56
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 96 43 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.56% 0.74% 1.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.37% 2.81% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 69 33 85
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +4.37%
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
1787 1530 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.98% 26.39% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1343 1378
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +26 34 £47,500 -17.39% 5
Dorset -1 20 £42,500 -
Somerset +18 14 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Devon - 12 £37,500 - 6
Gloucestershire -25 9 £42,500 +8.97% 2
Wiltshire -9 6 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 164 (99.39%) Linux
2 129 (78.18%) Red Hat
3 87 (52.73%) VMware
4 76 (46.06%) Puppet
5 71 (43.03%) CentOS
6 68 (41.21%) Windows
7 64 (38.79%) Apache
8 63 (38.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 57 (34.55%) Bash Shell
9 57 (34.55%) MySQL
10 53 (32.12%) Opscode Chef
10 53 (32.12%) DevOps
11 52 (31.52%) Shell Script
11 52 (31.52%) Configuration Management
12 49 (29.70%) PHP
13 48 (29.09%) Perl
14 47 (28.48%) Python
15 41 (24.85%) Oracle
16 39 (23.64%) ITIL
17 35 (21.21%) E-Commerce
17 35 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
18 34 (20.61%) Cisco
19 33 (20.00%) UNIX
19 33 (20.00%) Ubuntu
20 31 (18.79%) Active Directory
21 30 (18.18%) Ruby
22 29 (17.58%) DNS
23 28 (16.97%) Solaris
23 28 (16.97%) Java
24 27 (16.36%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 64 (38.79%) Apache
2 27 (16.36%) Tomcat
3 18 (10.91%) IIS
4 14 (8.48%) nginx
5 6 (3.64%) Apache Solr
5 6 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.64%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.64%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.42%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.82%) JBoss
8 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.85%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.24%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.64%) PaaS
5 4 (2.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (2.42%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.42%) SaaS
6 2 (1.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.58%) DNS
2 26 (15.76%) Firewall
3 25 (15.15%) SAN
4 22 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 17 (10.30%) NAS
6 15 (9.09%) DHCP
7 12 (7.27%) VPN
7 12 (7.27%) IPsec
7 12 (7.27%) SSL
8 7 (4.24%) HTTP
9 6 (3.64%) LAN
9 6 (3.64%) WAN
10 5 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (3.03%) tcpdump
10 5 (3.03%) VLAN
10 5 (3.03%) Wireshark
11 4 (2.42%) SMTP
11 4 (2.42%) SNMP
12 3 (1.82%) SSH
12 3 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (34.55%) MySQL
2 18 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.91%) Oracle Database
3 12 (7.27%) Hadoop
4 11 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.64%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.64%) MariaDB
7 5 (3.03%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.42%) Hazelcast
8 4 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (13.94%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.88%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.85%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (4.24%) Subversion
5 6 (3.64%) Mercurial
5 6 (3.64%) Hudson
6 5 (3.03%) Selenium
7 3 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.82%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.82%) Maven
8 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (7.88%) Finance
2 11 (6.67%) Electronics
3 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.45%) Games
5 7 (4.24%) Marketing
6 5 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.42%) Advertising
7 4 (2.42%) Banking
7 4 (2.42%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (30.91%) Linux Engineer
2 46 (27.88%) Administrator
3 45 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
4 29 (17.58%) Linux Administrator
5 28 (16.97%) Systems Engineer
5 28 (16.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 26 (15.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 25 (15.15%) Support Engineer
8 14 (8.48%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (7.27%) UNIX Engineer
9 12 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 9 (5.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 9 (5.45%) Architect
12 8 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (4.24%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 7 (4.24%) Lead Systems Engineer
13 7 (4.24%) AWS Architect
14 6 (3.64%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.09%) .NET
2 13 (7.88%) LAMP
3 12 (7.27%) Middleware
4 10 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (4.85%) Web Services
6 7 (4.24%) CGI
7 6 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (2.42%) HTML
9 3 (1.82%) Software Packaging
10 2 (1.21%) FreeMarker
10 2 (1.21%) libvirt
11 1 (0.61%) Laravel
11 1 (0.61%) DAO
11 1 (0.61%) Hibernate
11 1 (0.61%) CSS
11 1 (0.61%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.88%) Open Source
4 8 (4.85%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.24%) Derivative
5 7 (4.24%) Clustering
6 5 (3.03%) DTV
6 5 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.03%) BYOD
7 2 (1.21%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (1.21%) Statistics
7 2 (1.21%) PKI
8 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 164 (99.39%) Linux
2 71 (43.03%) CentOS
3 68 (41.21%) Windows
4 33 (20.00%) UNIX
4 33 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 28 (16.97%) Solaris
6 20 (12.12%) Debian
6 20 (12.12%) Oracle Linux
7 18 (10.91%) SUSE
8 17 (10.30%) Fedora
9 14 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (7.88%) HPUX
11 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
12 5 (3.03%) Mac OS X
12 5 (3.03%) Android
13 4 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.82%) VMS
14 3 (1.82%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.82%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.12%) DevOps
2 52 (31.52%) Configuration Management
3 39 (23.64%) ITIL
4 35 (21.21%) E-Commerce
4 35 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (9.09%) Project Management
6 15 (9.09%) Change Management
7 12 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (6.06%) CRM
8 10 (6.06%) B2B
9 9 (5.45%) SOA
9 9 (5.45%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.45%) Migration
9 9 (5.45%) ITIL V2
10 8 (4.85%) Time Management
10 8 (4.85%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.85%) Release Management
11 7 (4.24%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (34.55%) Bash Shell
2 52 (31.52%) Shell Script
3 49 (29.70%) PHP
4 48 (29.09%) Perl
5 47 (28.48%) Python
6 30 (18.18%) Ruby
7 28 (16.97%) Java
8 12 (7.27%) PowerShell
9 10 (6.06%) SQL
10 9 (5.45%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.03%) C++
11 5 (3.03%) Lua
11 5 (3.03%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.42%) PHP5
12 4 (2.42%) Groovy
13 2 (1.21%) C
14 1 (0.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (11.52%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.30%) Degree
3 16 (9.70%) Sun Certification
4 15 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (9.09%) SCSA
5 13 (7.88%) RHCA
5 13 (7.88%) SC Cleared
6 12 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.85%) CCNA
8 7 (4.24%) CCNP
8 7 (4.24%) RHCSA
9 4 (2.42%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.82%) MCSA
10 3 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.82%) RHCE
10 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.21%) MCITP
12 1 (0.61%) VCAP
12 1 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 63 (38.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (18.79%) Active Directory
3 16 (9.70%) vSphere
4 13 (7.88%) KVM
5 10 (6.06%) vCloud
5 10 (6.06%) XenApp
6 9 (5.45%) VirtualBox
7 8 (4.85%) Samba
8 6 (3.64%) Hyper-V
8 6 (3.64%) Varnish
9 5 (3.03%) Xen
9 5 (3.03%) Firmware
9 5 (3.03%) NFS
10 4 (2.42%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.82%) Docker
12 2 (1.21%) RHEV
12 2 (1.21%) oVirt
12 2 (1.21%) GFS2
12 2 (1.21%) Squid
12 2 (1.21%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 76 (46.06%) Puppet
2 53 (32.12%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (15.76%) Nagios
4 18 (10.91%) Zenoss
5 12 (7.27%) NetBackup
5 12 (7.27%) Ansible
6 10 (6.06%) ZABBIX
7 8 (4.85%) Icinga
7 8 (4.85%) Graphite
8 7 (4.24%) WSUS
9 6 (3.64%) Vagrant
9 6 (3.64%) Salt
9 6 (3.64%) HAProxy
9 6 (3.64%) Munin
10 4 (2.42%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.82%) CFEngine
12 2 (1.21%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (1.21%) Cacti
12 2 (1.21%) SmokePing
12 2 (1.21%) SELinux
Vendors
1 129 (78.18%) Red Hat
2 87 (52.73%) VMware
3 41 (24.85%) Oracle
4 34 (20.61%) Cisco
5 22 (13.33%) HP
6 21 (12.73%) Sun
7 16 (9.70%) Symantec
8 15 (9.09%) Citrix
9 13 (7.88%) Microsoft
10 10 (6.06%) TIBCO
11 9 (5.45%) Google
11 9 (5.45%) Avaya
11 9 (5.45%) IBM
12 6 (3.64%) Percona
13 5 (3.03%) SAP
13 5 (3.03%) NetApp
14 2 (1.21%) Saba
15 1 (0.61%) Twitter
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £21,264 up to £23,790 per annum for exceptional candidates + relocation allowance of up to £5,000 + competitive benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988 - £30,194
Posted: 25 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988 - £30,194
Posted: 25 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 25 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 25 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 25 days ago