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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 241 216 237
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1353 1421 1305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.31% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.35% 4.77% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1022 1188 1087
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31106 29778 32287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.75% 27.35% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 26023 25261 27679
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(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 -26 1293 £46,000 -3.15% 121
London -52 623 £52,500 +5.00% 61
South East -28 277 £44,000 +1.14% 25
City of London +26 171 £52,500 -4.54% 18
Yorkshire +30 161 £40,000 -5.88% 8
West Yorkshire +18 130 £42,500 -2.29% 7
Leeds +10 108 £45,000 +3.44% 7
East of England -13 80 £43,500 +8.75% 4
Surrey -15 78 £46,000 -8.00% 7
Berkshire -8 76 £40,000 +6.66% 5
North West +28 54 £40,000 -8.04% 5
South West -3 54 £38,500 +2.66% 9
Manchester +37 48 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hampshire -28 45 £44,000 +10.00% 7
Reading -7 42 £37,500 +5.63% 4
Cambridgeshire +12 40 £43,500 +8.75% 4
Cambridge +6 40 £43,500 +8.75% 4
East Midlands -8 31 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Scotland -27 29 £40,500 +1.25% 11
Gloucestershire +8 20 £41,000 - 4
Brighton -7 20 £36,000 -20.00% 1
East Sussex -8 20 £36,000 -20.00% 1
South Wales +8 18 £37,500 -3.22% 7
Wales +1 18 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Bristol -9 18 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Oxfordshire +18 17 £50,000 +8.69% 4
Gloucester +3 17 £42,250 +3.04% 1
North Yorkshire -1 17 £40,000 +25.00%
West Midlands -24 16 £44,000 +10.00% 2
Glasgow -8 15 £38,750 -13.88% 4

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2489 (96.62%) Linux
2 2143 (83.19%) Red Hat
3 1133 (43.98%) Windows
4 892 (34.63%) UNIX
5 854 (33.15%) VMware
6 773 (30.01%) Oracle
7 694 (26.94%) Perl
8 680 (26.40%) Apache
9 611 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
10 566 (21.97%) Finance
11 552 (21.43%) Puppet
12 546 (21.20%) Python
13 545 (21.16%) Bash Shell
14 531 (20.61%) Java
15 525 (20.38%) SAN
16 523 (20.30%) DNS
17 521 (20.23%) MySQL
18 499 (19.37%) TCP/IP
19 498 (19.33%) CentOS
20 481 (18.67%) Solaris
21 415 (16.11%) Cisco
22 390 (15.14%) ITIL
23 386 (14.98%) SQL
24 384 (14.91%) Tomcat
25 375 (14.56%) Microsoft
26 374 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
27 366 (14.21%) PHP
28 337 (13.08%) HP
29 314 (12.19%) Oracle Database
30 310 (12.03%) SQL Server

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 680 (26.40%) Apache
2 384 (14.91%) Tomcat
3 227 (8.81%) IIS
4 177 (6.87%) WebSphere
5 175 (6.79%) WebLogic
6 127 (4.93%) nginx
7 109 (4.23%) MS Exchange
8 56 (2.17%) OpenStack
9 53 (2.06%) Drupal
10 51 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
11 45 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
12 37 (1.44%) SharePoint
13 33 (1.28%) WebSphere Process Server
14 30 (1.16%) CMS
14 30 (1.16%) Confluence
15 23 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 21 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
17 19 (0.74%) WordPress
18 18 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
18 18 (0.70%) Jetty
Applications
1 169 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.54%) MS Office
3 10 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.078%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 43 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
2 29 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (1.01%) Temenos T24
4 21 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 15 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (0.19%) RMDS
7 5 (0.19%) Magento
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.12%) AWD
9 3 (0.12%) Tridion
9 3 (0.12%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.039%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.039%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 130 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
3 48 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
4 46 (1.79%) SaaS
5 41 (1.59%) IaaS
6 36 (1.40%) Amazon S3
7 32 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
9 19 (0.74%) PaaS
10 16 (0.62%) Office 365
10 16 (0.62%) Basecamp
11 14 (0.54%) Joyent
12 12 (0.47%) CloudFront
13 10 (0.39%) Google Apps
14 8 (0.31%) GitHub
15 7 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
16 5 (0.19%) Route 53
17 4 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
18 3 (0.12%) Heroku
19 2 (0.078%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 525 (20.38%) SAN
2 523 (20.30%) DNS
3 499 (19.37%) TCP/IP
4 293 (11.37%) Firewall
5 216 (8.39%) LDAP
6 201 (7.80%) DHCP
7 187 (7.26%) HTTP
8 166 (6.44%) NAS
9 160 (6.21%) SMTP
9 160 (6.21%) Internet
10 133 (5.16%) LAN
11 115 (4.46%) VPN
12 114 (4.43%) WAN
13 103 (4.00%) MPLS
14 101 (3.92%) BGP
15 100 (3.88%) SSL
16 94 (3.65%) Cisco IOS
17 91 (3.53%) OSPF
18 72 (2.80%) EIGRP
19 71 (2.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (20.23%) MySQL
2 314 (12.19%) Oracle Database
3 310 (12.03%) SQL Server
4 167 (6.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 159 (6.17%) Relational Database
6 129 (5.01%) RDBMS
7 114 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
8 87 (3.38%) MongoDB
9 79 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
10 60 (2.33%) DB2
11 53 (2.06%) Hadoop
12 52 (2.02%) NoSQL
13 46 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 35 (1.36%) Redis
15 28 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
16 27 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
17 25 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
19 23 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
20 22 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 144 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 138 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 109 (4.23%) Subversion
4 87 (3.38%) JIRA
5 84 (3.26%) Maven
6 50 (1.94%) Ant
7 45 (1.75%) Hudson
8 39 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (0.78%) Mercurial
10 18 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
11 17 (0.66%) Selenium
12 13 (0.50%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
13 12 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 10 (0.39%) Metasploit
15 10 (0.39%) JUnit
15 10 (0.39%) NetBeans
15 10 (0.39%) Gradle
16 8 (0.31%) Redmine
General
1 566 (21.97%) Finance
2 207 (8.04%) Banking
3 103 (4.00%) Retail
4 101 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 75 (2.91%) Games
6 38 (1.48%) Marketing
7 36 (1.40%) Advertising
8 32 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.16%) Legal
9 30 (1.16%) Front Office
10 27 (1.05%) Law
11 21 (0.82%) Retail Banking
12 18 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.50%) Back Office
15 12 (0.47%) Publishing
15 12 (0.47%) Online Betting
16 10 (0.39%) French Language
17 9 (0.35%) Spanish Language
18 8 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 680 (26.40%) Administrator
2 536 (20.81%) Systems Administrator
3 419 (16.27%) Linux Administrator
4 330 (12.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 298 (11.57%) Linux Engineer
6 204 (7.92%) Analyst
7 156 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
8 145 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 139 (5.40%) Support Engineer
10 137 (5.32%) Developer
11 123 (4.77%) Applications Support
12 121 (4.70%) DevOps Engineer
13 108 (4.19%) DBA
14 107 (4.15%) Architect
15 103 (4.00%) Team Leader
16 97 (3.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 95 (3.69%) Oracle DBA
18 85 (3.30%) Support Analyst
19 82 (3.18%) UNIX Engineer
20 69 (2.68%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (7.80%) Middleware
2 154 (5.98%) Web Services
3 149 (5.78%) LAMP
4 124 (4.81%) XML
5 121 (4.70%) HTML
6 86 (3.34%) J2EE
7 84 (3.26%) CSS
8 75 (2.91%) .NET
9 69 (2.68%) WebSphere MQ
10 62 (2.41%) SOAP
11 53 (2.06%) Spring
12 42 (1.63%) jQuery
13 39 (1.51%) JSON
14 34 (1.32%) XSLT
14 34 (1.32%) JMS
15 31 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
16 28 (1.09%) Ajax
16 28 (1.09%) Servlets
17 27 (1.05%) Java EE
18 26 (1.01%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 274 (10.64%) Clustering
2 179 (6.95%) Open Source
3 131 (5.09%) Computer Science
4 105 (4.08%) Replication
5 94 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 66 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 53 (2.06%) Firmware
8 49 (1.90%) CLARiiON
9 38 (1.48%) HACMP
10 37 (1.44%) PKI
11 33 (1.28%) Hedge funds
12 31 (1.20%) SWIFT
13 27 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (0.97%) CMDB
15 23 (0.89%) HP StorageWorks
15 23 (0.89%) Mobile App
16 22 (0.85%) Statistics
16 22 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 21 (0.82%) Spread Betting
18 19 (0.74%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2489 (96.62%) Linux
2 1133 (43.98%) Windows
3 892 (34.63%) UNIX
4 498 (19.33%) CentOS
5 481 (18.67%) Solaris
6 374 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 265 (10.29%) Ubuntu
8 222 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 213 (8.27%) AIX
10 204 (7.92%) Debian
11 175 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 151 (5.86%) HPUX
13 112 (4.35%) SUSE
14 56 (2.17%) Fedora
15 46 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
16 34 (1.32%) Windows 7
17 32 (1.24%) Android
18 27 (1.05%) Windows XP
19 26 (1.01%) Mac OS X
20 24 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (15.14%) ITIL
2 308 (11.96%) DevOps
3 255 (9.90%) Load Balancing
4 233 (9.05%) E-Commerce
5 209 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 206 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 186 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 147 (5.71%) Change Management
9 136 (5.28%) Problem Management
10 122 (4.74%) Project Management
11 115 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
12 111 (4.31%) Service Delivery
13 93 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
14 92 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
15 90 (3.49%) Service Management
16 84 (3.26%) SOA
17 82 (3.18%) Software Engineering
18 81 (3.14%) Incident Management
18 81 (3.14%) Continuous Integration
19 80 (3.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 694 (26.94%) Perl
2 546 (21.20%) Python
3 545 (21.16%) Bash Shell
4 531 (20.61%) Java
5 386 (14.98%) SQL
6 366 (14.21%) PHP
7 308 (11.96%) Shell Script
8 298 (11.57%) Ruby
9 154 (5.98%) JavaScript
10 144 (5.59%) PowerShell
11 85 (3.30%) C
12 57 (2.21%) PL/SQL
13 56 (2.17%) C++
14 43 (1.67%) AWK
15 39 (1.51%) Korn
16 31 (1.20%) C#
16 31 (1.20%) sed
17 26 (1.01%) VBScript
18 24 (0.93%) PHP5
19 23 (0.89%) Jython
Qualifications
1 236 (9.16%) Degree
2 156 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 134 (5.20%) Cisco Certification
4 117 (4.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 110 (4.27%) MCSE
5 110 (4.27%) RHCE
6 95 (3.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 90 (3.49%) SC Cleared
8 83 (3.22%) CCNA
9 74 (2.87%) CCNP
10 59 (2.29%) DV Cleared
11 41 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
12 33 (1.28%) MCSA
13 32 (1.24%) CCSE
14 30 (1.16%) RHCA
14 30 (1.16%) MCP
15 29 (1.13%) CISSP
16 28 (1.09%) CCSA
17 26 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
18 25 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (4.77%) QA
2 119 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 112 (4.35%) SLA
4 17 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.078%) GPG13
8 1 (0.039%) BS7799
8 1 (0.039%) COBIT
8 1 (0.039%) DICOM
System Software
1 611 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 260 (10.09%) Active Directory
3 182 (7.07%) vSphere
4 158 (6.13%) VMware ESXi
5 151 (5.86%) NFS
6 127 (4.93%) VMware ESX
7 93 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
8 90 (3.49%) KVM
9 79 (3.07%) Xen
9 79 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
10 77 (2.99%) XenApp
11 52 (2.02%) Hyper-V
12 51 (1.98%) Varnish
13 47 (1.82%) Postfix
14 46 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 45 (1.75%) Samba
16 38 (1.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 38 (1.48%) UAG
17 37 (1.44%) XenServer
18 36 (1.40%) Squid
Systems Management
1 552 (21.43%) Puppet
2 269 (10.44%) Nagios
3 261 (10.13%) Opscode Chef
4 97 (3.77%) ZABBIX
5 77 (2.99%) Data Guard
6 76 (2.95%) NetBackup
7 72 (2.80%) EMC NetWorker
8 63 (2.45%) Tivoli
9 59 (2.29%) CFEngine
10 57 (2.21%) Cacti
11 54 (2.10%) Ansible
12 47 (1.82%) SCOM
13 44 (1.71%) Red Hat Satellite
14 42 (1.63%) SCCM
15 38 (1.48%) Opsview
16 37 (1.44%) Salt
17 36 (1.40%) Vagrant
18 29 (1.13%) Backup Exec
18 29 (1.13%) OpenView
19 28 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2143 (83.19%) Red Hat
2 854 (33.15%) VMware
3 773 (30.01%) Oracle
4 415 (16.11%) Cisco
5 375 (14.56%) Microsoft
6 337 (13.08%) HP
7 237 (9.20%) EMC
8 232 (9.01%) JBoss
9 223 (8.66%) IBM
10 208 (8.07%) Citrix
11 136 (5.28%) NetApp
12 126 (4.89%) Sun
13 114 (4.43%) Veritas
14 94 (3.65%) CheckPoint
15 87 (3.38%) Symantec
16 67 (2.60%) Juniper
17 66 (2.56%) F5
18 57 (2.21%) Rackspace
19 53 (2.06%) Brocade
20 48 (1.86%) Dell
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £100000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Energon Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £4500 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ECS
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £00000.00 - £1 per annum + £Neg + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday