The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 255 230 222
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1229 1329 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.17% 1.28% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.25% 4.66% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 987 998 1134
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28918 28490 30637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.44% 27.46% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 24256 23476 26257
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the UK.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England -22 1155 £47,500 -5.00% 144
London -5 567 £55,000 - 70
South East -10 263 £45,000 -5.26% 27
City of London +3 118 £60,000 +9.09% 21
Yorkshire -80 95 £42,500 - 14
Berkshire +5 82 £45,000 - 7
Surrey +12 73 £50,000 - 11
South West +28 68 £38,000 -1.29% 8
West Yorkshire -79 58 £42,500 -5.55% 9
East of England +14 56 £45,000 +2.27% 5
Leeds -79 48 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Reading +26 45 £60,000 +62.16% 2
North West -7 43 £43,000 -4.44% 9
East Midlands +32 33 £47,000 -3.58% 5
Scotland -28 32 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Essex +5 31 £50,000 -41.17% 2
West Midlands -26 30 £38,000 +1.33% 6
Manchester +11 29 £43,000 +10.96% 5
Hampshire -42 29 £45,000 -5.75% 3
Wiltshire +23 28 £38,250 +12.50% 2
West Sussex - 25 £32,000 - 3
Crawley - 24 £31,500 - 2
Kent +9 20 £45,000 +20.00%
Chippenham +12 19 £38,000 +11.76%
South Yorkshire +4 18 £30,000 -15.49% 4
Hertfordshire -3 18 £30,000 -30.23% 1
Brentwood -7 18 £45,000 -47.05% 1
Woking +27 17 £50,000 -12.28% 5
Oxfordshire +6 17 £35,000 -42.14%
South Wales -1 17 £37,500 +15.38% 1

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2453 (96.27%) Linux
2 1959 (76.88%) Red Hat
3 1098 (43.09%) Windows
4 1015 (39.84%) VMware
5 835 (32.77%) UNIX
6 699 (27.43%) Apache
7 697 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 696 (27.32%) CentOS
9 693 (27.20%) Oracle
10 689 (27.04%) Perl
11 670 (26.30%) Puppet
12 627 (24.61%) MySQL
13 574 (22.53%) Python
13 574 (22.53%) Bash Shell
14 569 (22.33%) SAN
15 551 (21.62%) Finance
16 516 (20.25%) Solaris
17 506 (19.86%) DNS
18 491 (19.27%) Java
19 462 (18.13%) TCP/IP
20 455 (17.86%) Cisco
21 442 (17.35%) Tomcat
22 420 (16.48%) PHP
23 401 (15.74%) HP
24 397 (15.58%) Shell Script
25 389 (15.27%) Microsoft
26 376 (14.76%) SQL
27 370 (14.52%) ITIL
28 357 (14.01%) SQL Server
29 333 (13.07%) DevOps

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 699 (27.43%) Apache
2 442 (17.35%) Tomcat
3 204 (8.01%) JBoss
4 197 (7.73%) IIS
5 174 (6.83%) WebSphere
6 173 (6.79%) nginx
7 141 (5.53%) WebLogic
8 118 (4.63%) MS Exchange
9 81 (3.18%) OpenStack
10 63 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 38 (1.49%) Apache Solr
12 36 (1.41%) Node.js
12 36 (1.41%) SharePoint
13 34 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
14 33 (1.30%) Confluence
15 28 (1.10%) CMS
16 22 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 22 (0.86%) Lync
17 18 (0.71%) ColdFusion
18 17 (0.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 166 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.37%) MS Office
3 9 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.078%) MS Project
6 2 (0.078%) Stata
6 2 (0.078%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.039%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 17 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (0.67%) Magento
2 11 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (0.43%) Temenos T24
3 8 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.31%) RiskWrite
4 7 (0.27%) RMDS
4 7 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (0.24%) Fredhopper
5 6 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 2 (0.078%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.039%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.039%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.039%) SAP xMII
8 1 (0.039%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 174 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (2.83%) SaaS
3 61 (2.39%) PaaS
3 61 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
4 56 (2.20%) IaaS
5 48 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (1.77%) Amazon S3
7 31 (1.22%) Office 365
8 30 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 29 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
10 18 (0.71%) Google Apps
10 18 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
10 18 (0.71%) IBM SmartCloud
11 16 (0.63%) GitHub
12 12 (0.47%) Rackspace Cloud
13 8 (0.31%) OpenShift
13 8 (0.31%) SoftLayer
13 8 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.16%) Basecamp
15 2 (0.078%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 569 (22.33%) SAN
2 506 (19.86%) DNS
3 462 (18.13%) TCP/IP
4 275 (10.79%) Firewall
5 204 (8.01%) LDAP
6 202 (7.93%) DHCP
7 171 (6.71%) NAS
8 156 (6.12%) HTTP
9 153 (6.00%) Internet
10 121 (4.75%) LAN
11 112 (4.40%) SSL
12 95 (3.73%) VPN
12 95 (3.73%) SMTP
13 86 (3.38%) WAN
14 75 (2.94%) BGP
15 70 (2.75%) MPLS
16 68 (2.67%) FTP
17 67 (2.63%) SSH
18 62 (2.43%) OSPF
19 61 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 627 (24.61%) MySQL
2 357 (14.01%) SQL Server
3 250 (9.81%) Oracle Database
4 173 (6.79%) Relational Database
5 125 (4.91%) RDBMS
6 108 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
7 101 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 90 (3.53%) MongoDB
9 70 (2.75%) Redis
10 54 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 52 (2.04%) DB2
12 46 (1.81%) Hadoop
13 45 (1.77%) NoSQL
14 38 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
15 37 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
16 32 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
17 31 (1.22%) Oracle Exadata
17 31 (1.22%) Big Data
18 25 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
19 22 (0.86%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 252 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 153 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 130 (5.10%) Subversion
4 80 (3.14%) Maven
5 74 (2.90%) JIRA
6 47 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 32 (1.26%) Mercurial
8 31 (1.22%) Ant
9 20 (0.78%) JUnit
10 18 (0.71%) Eclipse
10 18 (0.71%) Hudson
11 17 (0.67%) Selenium
12 15 (0.59%) PHPUnit
13 13 (0.51%) Behat
14 11 (0.43%) Visual Studio
15 8 (0.31%) FishEye
16 7 (0.27%) Liquibase
16 7 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
17 6 (0.24%) GitLab
17 6 (0.24%) VisualVM
General
1 551 (21.62%) Finance
2 185 (7.26%) Banking
3 128 (5.02%) Telecoms
4 93 (3.65%) Retail
5 70 (2.75%) Games
6 36 (1.41%) Marketing
6 36 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 33 (1.30%) Publishing
8 31 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 31 (1.22%) Advertising
9 24 (0.94%) Law
10 22 (0.86%) Front Office
11 20 (0.78%) Legal
11 20 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.55%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.35%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.31%) Billing
15 7 (0.27%) Back Office
16 6 (0.24%) Electronics
16 6 (0.24%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 724 (28.41%) Administrator
2 586 (23.00%) Systems Administrator
3 461 (18.09%) Linux Administrator
4 379 (14.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 262 (10.28%) Linux Engineer
6 210 (8.24%) Analyst
7 205 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 197 (7.73%) Systems Engineer
9 153 (6.00%) Developer
10 143 (5.61%) Support Engineer
11 137 (5.38%) Architect
12 129 (5.06%) UNIX Administrator
13 127 (4.98%) UNIX Engineer
14 120 (4.71%) Support Analyst
15 119 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
16 87 (3.41%) DBA
17 82 (3.22%) Applications Support
18 81 (3.18%) UNIX Systems Administrator
19 78 (3.06%) Java Developer
20 71 (2.79%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (7.50%) Web Services
2 154 (6.04%) LAMP
3 138 (5.42%) HTML
4 133 (5.22%) .NET
5 112 (4.40%) Middleware
6 97 (3.81%) XML
7 86 (3.38%) CSS
8 83 (3.26%) WebSphere MQ
9 62 (2.43%) jQuery
10 57 (2.24%) J2EE
11 55 (2.16%) SOAP
12 54 (2.12%) JSON
13 51 (2.00%) Spring
13 51 (2.00%) Ajax
13 51 (2.00%) Servlets
14 49 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
15 46 (1.81%) Memcached
16 45 (1.77%) ASP.NET
17 42 (1.65%) ActiveMQ
17 42 (1.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 243 (9.54%) Clustering
2 206 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
3 159 (6.24%) Open Source
4 118 (4.63%) Computer Science
5 84 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 59 (2.32%) Replication
7 56 (2.20%) Derivative
8 50 (1.96%) Hedge funds
9 45 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
10 40 (1.57%) HACMP
11 31 (1.22%) Mobile App
12 30 (1.18%) FlexPod
13 28 (1.10%) CLARiiON
13 28 (1.10%) Equities
14 27 (1.06%) Mathematics
15 23 (0.90%) E-Learning
16 19 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
17 18 (0.71%) N-Tier
18 16 (0.63%) VLE
19 15 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2453 (96.27%) Linux
2 1098 (43.09%) Windows
3 835 (32.77%) UNIX
4 696 (27.32%) CentOS
5 516 (20.25%) Solaris
6 320 (12.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 255 (10.01%) Ubuntu
8 218 (8.56%) AIX
9 187 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 180 (7.06%) Debian
11 163 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 159 (6.24%) SUSE
13 125 (4.91%) HPUX
14 75 (2.94%) Fedora
15 74 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
16 53 (2.08%) Windows 7
17 34 (1.33%) Mac OS X
18 32 (1.26%) VMS
19 31 (1.22%) zOS
20 30 (1.18%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (14.52%) ITIL
2 333 (13.07%) DevOps
3 262 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
4 240 (9.42%) E-Commerce
5 233 (9.14%) Configuration Management
6 190 (7.46%) Load Balancing
7 152 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
8 148 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 147 (5.77%) Project Management
10 120 (4.71%) Mentoring
11 119 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
12 99 (3.89%) Capacity Planning
13 95 (3.73%) Incident Management
14 93 (3.65%) Software Engineering
15 89 (3.49%) Time Management
16 85 (3.34%) Service Management
17 83 (3.26%) Change Management
18 78 (3.06%) Service Delivery
19 72 (2.83%) Problem Management
19 72 (2.83%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 689 (27.04%) Perl
2 574 (22.53%) Python
2 574 (22.53%) Bash Shell
3 491 (19.27%) Java
4 420 (16.48%) PHP
5 397 (15.58%) Shell Script
6 376 (14.76%) SQL
7 256 (10.05%) Ruby
8 180 (7.06%) PowerShell
9 168 (6.59%) JavaScript
10 64 (2.51%) C++
11 62 (2.43%) PL/SQL
12 59 (2.32%) Korn
13 45 (1.77%) C
14 34 (1.33%) AWK
15 32 (1.26%) C#
15 32 (1.26%) sed
16 23 (0.90%) T-SQL
16 23 (0.90%) VB
16 23 (0.90%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 218 (8.56%) Degree
2 125 (4.91%) Security Cleared
2 125 (4.91%) RHCE
3 116 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (3.14%) SC Cleared
5 67 (2.63%) CCNA
6 58 (2.28%) RHCSA
7 55 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 51 (2.00%) DV Cleared
9 47 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (1.84%) CCNP
10 40 (1.57%) MCSE
11 39 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
12 31 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
13 29 (1.14%) OCP
14 24 (0.94%) RHCA
15 21 (0.82%) SCSA
16 20 (0.78%) MCSA
17 19 (0.75%) MCP
17 19 (0.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (3.45%) SLA
2 61 (2.39%) QA
3 60 (2.35%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.20%) EMIR
7 5 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.12%) COBIT
8 3 (0.12%) DICOM
9 1 (0.039%) HIPAA
System Software
1 697 (27.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 295 (11.58%) Active Directory
3 266 (10.44%) vSphere
4 173 (6.79%) NFS
5 114 (4.47%) Hyper-V
6 97 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
7 94 (3.69%) VMware ESX
8 92 (3.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 86 (3.38%) XenApp
10 80 (3.14%) KVM
11 71 (2.79%) Oracle RAC
12 64 (2.51%) vCloud
13 60 (2.35%) Firmware
14 58 (2.28%) Varnish
15 56 (2.20%) Xen
16 51 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 48 (1.88%) Samba
18 38 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
19 28 (1.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
20 27 (1.06%) UAG
Systems Management
1 670 (26.30%) Puppet
2 329 (12.91%) Opscode Chef
3 278 (10.91%) Nagios
4 148 (5.81%) NetBackup
5 95 (3.73%) ZABBIX
6 76 (2.98%) Ansible
7 63 (2.47%) Tivoli
8 45 (1.77%) Cacti
9 43 (1.69%) SCCM
9 43 (1.69%) Data Guard
10 38 (1.49%) Salt
11 36 (1.41%) CFEngine
12 35 (1.37%) Zenoss
12 35 (1.37%) OpenView
13 34 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
13 34 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
13 34 (1.33%) Vagrant
14 33 (1.30%) logstash
15 31 (1.22%) Control-M
16 30 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1959 (76.88%) Red Hat
2 1015 (39.84%) VMware
3 693 (27.20%) Oracle
4 455 (17.86%) Cisco
5 401 (15.74%) HP
6 389 (15.27%) Microsoft
7 299 (11.73%) IBM
8 225 (8.83%) EMC
9 216 (8.48%) NetApp
10 189 (7.42%) Citrix
11 174 (6.83%) Veritas
12 150 (5.89%) Symantec
12 150 (5.89%) Sun
13 105 (4.12%) Juniper
14 83 (3.26%) Brocade
15 69 (2.71%) Dell
16 64 (2.51%) F5
17 55 (2.16%) CA
18 52 (2.04%) BMC
19 50 (1.96%) SolarWinds
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £300 - £375 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £60k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + standard market benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £31000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday