The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 271 207 226
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +19
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1205 1508 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 1.37% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.81% 5.03% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 862 1218 1230
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31590 29987 33208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.55% 27.14% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26362 25128 28613
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 April 2014 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -73 1104 £46,000 +2.22% 61
London -84 547 £50,000 +2.04% 31
South East -36 252 £43,000 +4.87% 13
Yorkshire +29 130 £40,000 +24.22% 5
City of London -28 117 £50,000 -9.09% 6
West Yorkshire +34 85 £45,000 +34.32% 5
Berkshire -3 79 £41,500 +3.75% 5
Leeds +32 77 £45,000 +65.13% 4
Scotland +33 66 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Surrey +3 63 £46,000 +8.23% 1
Hampshire -46 60 £39,500 -0.62% 4
East of England -77 55 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Reading -14 49 £35,000 -12.50% 4
South West -52 47 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Glasgow +10 44 £42,500 +4.93% 1
North West -36 36 £40,000 - 3
North Yorkshire -6 35 £32,500 +1.56%
Basingstoke +15 26 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Manchester +3 26 £27,500 -31.25%
South Wales +11 23 £33,000 +10.00% 4
Wales +5 23 £33,000 +10.00% 4
Guildford +10 22 £43,000 +1.17%
East Midlands -26 21 £32,000 -27.27% 2
Gloucestershire -28 21 £39,000 -4.87% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 20 £42,000 +5.00%
Milton Keynes - 20 £42,000 -
Cambridgeshire -4 19 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Essex -10 19 £45,000 +5.88%
Cambridge 0 18 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Andover +14 17 £39,750 - 1

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2452 (96.50%) Linux
2 2151 (84.65%) Red Hat
3 999 (39.32%) Windows
4 969 (38.13%) UNIX
5 859 (33.81%) VMware
6 748 (29.44%) Perl
7 698 (27.47%) Oracle
8 678 (26.68%) Apache
9 626 (24.64%) Python
10 604 (23.77%) Puppet
11 595 (23.42%) SAN
12 592 (23.30%) Java
13 577 (22.71%) Solaris
14 556 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 540 (21.25%) Bash Shell
16 471 (18.54%) Finance
17 461 (18.14%) MySQL
18 455 (17.91%) TCP/IP
19 454 (17.87%) CentOS
20 446 (17.55%) DNS
21 404 (15.90%) Tomcat
22 378 (14.88%) Cisco
23 361 (14.21%) SQL
24 340 (13.38%) ITIL
25 321 (12.63%) Microsoft
26 320 (12.59%) PHP
27 319 (12.55%) Firewall
28 314 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
29 302 (11.89%) Ubuntu
30 301 (11.85%) HP

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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
1 678 (26.68%) Apache
2 404 (15.90%) Tomcat
3 266 (10.47%) IIS
4 163 (6.41%) WebLogic
5 147 (5.79%) WebSphere
6 106 (4.17%) nginx
7 83 (3.27%) MS Exchange
8 82 (3.23%) Drupal
9 56 (2.20%) SugarCRM
10 51 (2.01%) SharePoint
11 47 (1.85%) Jetty
12 44 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
13 42 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
14 36 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
15 33 (1.30%) OpenStack
16 32 (1.26%) CMS
17 25 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 22 (0.87%) WebSphere Process Server
19 20 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
19 20 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 157 (6.18%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.67%) MS Office
3 2 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.079%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
1 29 (1.14%) Temenos T24
2 25 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (0.91%) SAP xMII
4 17 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.20%) Tridion
6 5 (0.20%) Magento
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.079%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.079%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.079%) Documaker
9 2 (0.079%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.039%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 159 (6.26%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
3 59 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
4 37 (1.46%) IaaS
5 36 (1.42%) Amazon S3
6 26 (1.02%) Amazon ELB
7 19 (0.75%) Joyent
8 16 (0.63%) Route 53
8 16 (0.63%) SaaS
9 15 (0.59%) Rackspace Cloud
10 12 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (0.43%) CloudFront
12 10 (0.39%) ElastiCache
13 7 (0.28%) Basecamp
14 5 (0.20%) GitHub
15 4 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (0.12%) PaaS
17 1 (0.039%) Force.com
17 1 (0.039%) IBM SmartCloud
17 1 (0.039%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 595 (23.42%) SAN
2 455 (17.91%) TCP/IP
3 446 (17.55%) DNS
4 319 (12.55%) Firewall
5 204 (8.03%) LDAP
6 197 (7.75%) NAS
7 152 (5.98%) HTTP
8 143 (5.63%) Internet
9 119 (4.68%) SMTP
10 98 (3.86%) DHCP
11 83 (3.27%) VPN
12 79 (3.11%) SSL
13 78 (3.07%) MPLS
13 78 (3.07%) OSPF
14 76 (2.99%) BGP
15 68 (2.68%) Cisco IOS
15 68 (2.68%) LAN
16 65 (2.56%) SSH
17 61 (2.40%) WAN
18 57 (2.24%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (18.14%) MySQL
2 269 (10.59%) Oracle Database
3 240 (9.45%) SQL Server
4 194 (7.63%) Relational Database
5 154 (6.06%) RDBMS
6 132 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 130 (5.12%) MongoDB
8 121 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
9 93 (3.66%) NoSQL
10 68 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
11 64 (2.52%) Pentaho
12 58 (2.28%) DB2
13 56 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
14 47 (1.85%) Hadoop
15 36 (1.42%) Redis
16 34 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
17 27 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
18 26 (1.02%) Big Data
18 26 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
19 24 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 151 (5.94%) Git (software)
2 148 (5.82%) Subversion
3 88 (3.46%) Maven
4 87 (3.42%) Jenkins
5 71 (2.79%) Ant
6 56 (2.20%) Talend Open Studio
7 49 (1.93%) JIRA
8 48 (1.89%) Hudson
9 20 (0.79%) Selenium
10 18 (0.71%) Trac
11 15 (0.59%) Mercurial
12 13 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (0.47%) FishEye
14 10 (0.39%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
16 7 (0.28%) NetBeans
17 6 (0.24%) WebLogic Workshop
18 5 (0.20%) Toad
18 5 (0.20%) Spring Roo
19 4 (0.16%) SoapUI
General
1 471 (18.54%) Finance
2 255 (10.04%) Banking
3 114 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 96 (3.78%) Retail
5 85 (3.35%) Games
6 62 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 50 (1.97%) Advertising
8 38 (1.50%) Retail Banking
9 31 (1.22%) Marketing
10 27 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 26 (1.02%) Law
12 21 (0.83%) Front Office
12 21 (0.83%) Online Betting
13 14 (0.55%) Back Office
14 13 (0.51%) Legal
15 12 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
16 7 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.24%) German Language
17 6 (0.24%) Military
18 5 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 736 (28.96%) Administrator
2 559 (22.00%) Systems Administrator
3 440 (17.32%) Linux Administrator
4 369 (14.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 274 (10.78%) Linux Engineer
6 188 (7.40%) Architect
7 169 (6.65%) Analyst
8 144 (5.67%) Team Leader
9 138 (5.43%) Systems Engineer
10 124 (4.88%) Developer
11 112 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 106 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 99 (3.90%) Applications Support
13 99 (3.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 98 (3.86%) UNIX Administrator
14 98 (3.86%) DBA
15 97 (3.82%) UNIX Engineer
16 94 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
17 91 (3.58%) Support Engineer
17 91 (3.58%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (10.43%) Middleware
2 176 (6.93%) Web Services
3 169 (6.65%) J2EE
4 139 (5.47%) LAMP
5 92 (3.62%) XML
6 80 (3.15%) HTML
7 76 (2.99%) .NET
8 50 (1.97%) Spring
9 49 (1.93%) CSS
10 36 (1.42%) ActiveMQ
11 35 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
12 33 (1.30%) JSON
13 32 (1.26%) Hibernate
14 31 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
15 30 (1.18%) Memcached
16 29 (1.14%) Java EE
16 29 (1.14%) jQuery
17 27 (1.06%) Ajax
18 26 (1.02%) SOAP
19 25 (0.98%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 281 (11.06%) Open Source
2 277 (10.90%) Clustering
3 90 (3.54%) Replication
4 87 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 73 (2.87%) Enterprise Storage
6 70 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 36 (1.42%) HACMP
8 35 (1.38%) Online Games
9 33 (1.30%) Social Media
10 30 (1.18%) LPAR
10 30 (1.18%) Firmware
11 27 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
12 25 (0.98%) Hedge funds
12 25 (0.98%) PKI
13 24 (0.94%) Derivative
13 24 (0.94%) DLPAR
14 22 (0.87%) Wiki
14 22 (0.87%) Symmetrix DMX
14 22 (0.87%) Client/Server
15 21 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2452 (96.50%) Linux
2 999 (39.32%) Windows
3 969 (38.13%) UNIX
4 577 (22.71%) Solaris
5 454 (17.87%) CentOS
6 314 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 302 (11.89%) Ubuntu
8 274 (10.78%) AIX
9 261 (10.27%) Debian
10 223 (8.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 216 (8.50%) SUSE
12 119 (4.68%) HPUX
13 92 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 45 (1.77%) Windows 7
15 43 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
16 39 (1.53%) Mac OS X
17 27 (1.06%) FreeBSD
18 23 (0.91%) Windows XP
18 23 (0.91%) Fedora
19 21 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (13.38%) ITIL
2 227 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
3 224 (8.82%) E-Commerce
4 211 (8.30%) Load Balancing
5 205 (8.07%) Disaster Recovery
6 200 (7.87%) Configuration Management
7 131 (5.16%) Problem Management
7 131 (5.16%) Change Management
8 119 (4.68%) Project Management
9 103 (4.05%) Service Delivery
10 100 (3.94%) Performance Monitoring
11 96 (3.78%) Agile Software Development
12 95 (3.74%) Service Management
13 90 (3.54%) Business Continuity
14 88 (3.46%) Low Latency
15 85 (3.35%) Scrum
16 80 (3.15%) Migration
17 75 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
18 72 (2.83%) Capacity Planning
19 71 (2.79%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 748 (29.44%) Perl
2 626 (24.64%) Python
3 592 (23.30%) Java
4 540 (21.25%) Bash Shell
5 361 (14.21%) SQL
6 320 (12.59%) PHP
7 292 (11.49%) Shell Script
8 258 (10.15%) Ruby
9 134 (5.27%) JavaScript
10 109 (4.29%) PowerShell
11 91 (3.58%) Korn
12 71 (2.79%) C
13 63 (2.48%) Jython
14 48 (1.89%) PL/SQL
15 42 (1.65%) C++
16 28 (1.10%) AWK
16 28 (1.10%) C#
17 25 (0.98%) Bourne shell
18 24 (0.94%) VBScript
19 14 (0.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 250 (9.84%) Degree
2 138 (5.43%) RHCE
3 120 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 118 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
5 116 (4.57%) Security Cleared
6 110 (4.33%) MCSE
7 100 (3.94%) CCNA
8 81 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 70 (2.75%) SC Cleared
10 57 (2.24%) CCNP
11 50 (1.97%) DV Cleared
12 39 (1.53%) RHCA
13 38 (1.50%) MCSA
14 30 (1.18%) CCSE
14 30 (1.18%) CCSA
15 25 (0.98%) CISSP
16 24 (0.94%) MCITP
17 18 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
17 18 (0.71%) MCP
18 16 (0.63%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (4.53%) SLA
2 111 (4.37%) QA
3 99 (3.90%) PCI DSS
4 32 (1.26%) ISO 9001
5 24 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.20%) COREP
6 5 (0.20%) FATCA
7 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.079%) GPG13
9 1 (0.039%) COBIT
System Software
1 556 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 213 (8.38%) Active Directory
3 158 (6.22%) NFS
4 140 (5.51%) vSphere
5 139 (5.47%) VMware ESX
6 136 (5.35%) VMware ESXi
7 86 (3.38%) KVM
8 74 (2.91%) Oracle RAC
9 68 (2.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 64 (2.52%) XenApp
11 61 (2.40%) Xen
12 60 (2.36%) Oracle RMAN
13 50 (1.97%) Varnish
14 46 (1.81%) Samba
15 45 (1.77%) Sendmail
15 45 (1.77%) Hyper-V
16 44 (1.73%) XenServer
17 38 (1.50%) Postfix
18 35 (1.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 29 (1.14%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 604 (23.77%) Puppet
2 282 (11.10%) Opscode Chef
3 261 (10.27%) Nagios
4 86 (3.38%) Tivoli
5 77 (3.03%) NetBackup
5 77 (3.03%) ZABBIX
6 63 (2.48%) Data Guard
7 54 (2.13%) CFEngine
8 46 (1.81%) Red Hat Satellite
9 44 (1.73%) Cobbler
10 39 (1.53%) Cacti
11 31 (1.22%) YUM
12 29 (1.14%) Backup Exec
13 28 (1.10%) SCOM
14 27 (1.06%) Munin
15 26 (1.02%) OpenView
16 23 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 23 (0.91%) SCCM
17 18 (0.71%) Ansible
18 17 (0.67%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 2151 (84.65%) Red Hat
2 859 (33.81%) VMware
3 698 (27.47%) Oracle
4 378 (14.88%) Cisco
5 321 (12.63%) Microsoft
6 301 (11.85%) HP
7 280 (11.02%) EMC
8 271 (10.67%) JBoss
9 226 (8.89%) IBM
10 186 (7.32%) Citrix
11 181 (7.12%) Sun
12 174 (6.85%) NetApp
13 171 (6.73%) Veritas
14 127 (5.00%) Symantec
15 85 (3.35%) CheckPoint
16 74 (2.91%) Juniper
17 56 (2.20%) Talend
18 53 (2.09%) Rackspace
19 50 (1.97%) SAP
20 42 (1.65%) 3PAR
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Negotiable Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Nomensa
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K (depending upon experience) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago