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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 237 223 237
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1374 1352 1411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 1.24% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.44% 4.55% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 1121 1190
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 £33,216 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
30966 29715 33097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.83% 27.23% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25696 25274 28312
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +2 1296 £45,000 -5.26% 135
London -20 617 £52,500 +5.00% 69
South East -9 275 £42,875 -4.72% 23
City of London +24 167 £50,000 -4.76% 31
Yorkshire +1 152 £40,000 -5.88% 16
West Yorkshire +4 123 £42,500 -5.55% 13
Leeds -3 107 £42,500 -5.55% 12
East of England +14 83 £43,500 +8.75% 6
Berkshire -19 80 £40,000 +2.56% 3
Surrey -22 78 £46,000 -16.36% 12
North West +17 67 £41,500 -3.48% 8
Manchester +40 59 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South West -9 53 £38,500 +2.66% 7
Hampshire -22 52 £42,500 - 3
Reading 0 49 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Scotland -21 45 £40,000 - 6
Cambridge +12 43 £43,500 +8.75% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 43 £43,500 +8.75% 2
East Midlands -11 32 £40,000 +1.26%
Hertfordshire +2 22 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Brighton -5 21 £36,000 -20.00% 1
East Sussex -10 21 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Wales +15 20 £37,500 -16.66% 8
South Wales +11 20 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Glasgow -2 19 £39,250 -12.77% 2
West Midlands -22 18 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Edinburgh -23 16 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Gloucestershire +1 15 £38,500 -6.09% 2
North Yorkshire -2 15 £43,000 -1.14% 1
Oxfordshire +21 14 £50,000 +16.27% 1

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2534 (96.72%) Linux
2 2160 (82.44%) Red Hat
3 1184 (45.19%) Windows
4 896 (34.20%) VMware
5 872 (33.28%) UNIX
6 782 (29.85%) Oracle
7 733 (27.98%) Apache
8 720 (27.48%) Perl
9 657 (25.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 590 (22.52%) Finance
11 586 (22.37%) Bash Shell
12 575 (21.95%) Puppet
13 567 (21.64%) MySQL
13 567 (21.64%) Python
13 567 (21.64%) DNS
13 567 (21.64%) CentOS
14 550 (20.99%) Java
15 540 (20.61%) TCP/IP
16 506 (19.31%) SAN
17 467 (17.82%) Solaris
18 453 (17.29%) Cisco
19 429 (16.37%) ITIL
20 425 (16.22%) Tomcat
21 404 (15.42%) Microsoft
22 400 (15.27%) SQL
23 398 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
24 381 (14.54%) PHP
25 330 (12.60%) SQL Server
26 328 (12.52%) HP
27 326 (12.44%) Shell Script

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 733 (27.98%) Apache
2 425 (16.22%) Tomcat
3 243 (9.27%) IIS
4 189 (7.21%) WebLogic
5 168 (6.41%) WebSphere
6 136 (5.19%) nginx
7 132 (5.04%) MS Exchange
8 61 (2.33%) OpenStack
9 60 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 45 (1.72%) SharePoint
11 44 (1.68%) Drupal
12 34 (1.30%) Confluence
13 33 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
14 28 (1.07%) CMS
15 26 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
16 25 (0.95%) WebSphere Process Server
17 24 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 22 (0.84%) WordPress
18 22 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
19 19 (0.73%) Node.js
Applications
1 174 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.65%) MS Office
3 10 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.076%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 42 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
2 34 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (0.99%) Temenos T24
4 21 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 17 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.34%) RMDS
7 8 (0.31%) Magento
8 5 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.15%) AWD
9 4 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.11%) SAP GRC
11 1 (0.038%) Summit
11 1 (0.038%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 143 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (2.02%) SaaS
3 51 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
4 49 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
5 41 (1.56%) IaaS
6 35 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 33 (1.26%) Amazon S3
8 24 (0.92%) PaaS
9 20 (0.76%) Basecamp
10 19 (0.73%) Office 365
11 17 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (0.46%) Joyent
12 12 (0.46%) GitHub
12 12 (0.46%) Google Apps
13 10 (0.38%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
16 3 (0.11%) Heroku
17 2 (0.076%) Route 53
17 2 (0.076%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 567 (21.64%) DNS
2 540 (20.61%) TCP/IP
3 506 (19.31%) SAN
4 306 (11.68%) Firewall
5 247 (9.43%) LDAP
6 236 (9.01%) DHCP
7 207 (7.90%) HTTP
8 172 (6.56%) SMTP
9 162 (6.18%) Internet
9 162 (6.18%) NAS
10 140 (5.34%) LAN
11 131 (5.00%) WAN
12 124 (4.73%) VPN
13 119 (4.54%) MPLS
14 116 (4.43%) BGP
15 107 (4.08%) SSL
15 107 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
16 104 (3.97%) OSPF
17 84 (3.21%) NetScaler
18 80 (3.05%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 567 (21.64%) MySQL
2 330 (12.60%) SQL Server
3 307 (11.72%) Oracle Database
4 165 (6.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 141 (5.38%) Relational Database
6 114 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
7 108 (4.12%) RDBMS
8 91 (3.47%) MongoDB
9 76 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 66 (2.52%) DB2
11 52 (1.98%) Hadoop
12 51 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 45 (1.72%) NoSQL
14 33 (1.26%) Redis
15 30 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
16 26 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
17 24 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
18 21 (0.80%) Hazelcast
18 21 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 157 (5.99%) Git (software)
2 150 (5.73%) Jenkins
3 109 (4.16%) Subversion
4 100 (3.82%) JIRA
5 79 (3.02%) Maven
6 44 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 42 (1.60%) Ant
8 41 (1.56%) Hudson
9 21 (0.80%) Mercurial
10 19 (0.73%) Selenium
11 14 (0.53%) JUnit
12 13 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
13 12 (0.46%) Eclipse
13 12 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
13 12 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 11 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
15 10 (0.38%) Metasploit
15 10 (0.38%) Gradle
16 9 (0.34%) Redmine
16 9 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 590 (22.52%) Finance
2 207 (7.90%) Banking
3 112 (4.27%) Retail
4 92 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 74 (2.82%) Games
6 40 (1.53%) Marketing
7 34 (1.30%) Investment Banking
7 34 (1.30%) Legal
8 30 (1.15%) Advertising
8 30 (1.15%) Front Office
9 28 (1.07%) Law
10 21 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 20 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 17 (0.65%) Retail Banking
13 16 (0.61%) Publishing
13 16 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.50%) French Language
15 10 (0.38%) Online Betting
15 10 (0.38%) Multimedia
15 10 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 682 (26.03%) Administrator
2 542 (20.69%) Systems Administrator
3 432 (16.49%) Linux Administrator
4 340 (12.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 287 (10.95%) Linux Engineer
6 217 (8.28%) Analyst
7 172 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 160 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
9 147 (5.61%) Developer
10 140 (5.34%) Support Engineer
11 116 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer
12 113 (4.31%) Applications Support
13 102 (3.89%) Team Leader
14 98 (3.74%) DBA
15 96 (3.66%) Architect
16 89 (3.40%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 87 (3.32%) Support Analyst
18 82 (3.13%) UNIX Administrator
18 82 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
19 74 (2.82%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (7.71%) Middleware
2 165 (6.30%) LAMP
3 164 (6.26%) Web Services
4 143 (5.46%) HTML
5 138 (5.27%) XML
6 102 (3.89%) CSS
7 90 (3.44%) .NET
8 75 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
9 67 (2.56%) SOAP
10 63 (2.40%) J2EE
11 56 (2.14%) Spring
12 55 (2.10%) jQuery
13 42 (1.60%) JMS
14 38 (1.45%) XSLT
15 37 (1.41%) JSON
16 36 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
17 31 (1.18%) Servlets
17 31 (1.18%) XML Schema
17 31 (1.18%) DOM
18 30 (1.15%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 239 (9.12%) Clustering
2 169 (6.45%) Open Source
3 143 (5.46%) Computer Science
4 97 (3.70%) Replication
5 92 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 64 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
7 63 (2.40%) Firmware
8 57 (2.18%) CLARiiON
9 42 (1.60%) Hedge funds
10 37 (1.41%) PKI
11 27 (1.03%) CMDB
11 27 (1.03%) Mobile App
12 26 (0.99%) HP StorageWorks
13 25 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 25 (0.95%) SWIFT
14 22 (0.84%) Derivative
15 20 (0.76%) Statistics
15 20 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 19 (0.73%) HACMP
16 19 (0.73%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2534 (96.72%) Linux
2 1184 (45.19%) Windows
3 872 (33.28%) UNIX
4 567 (21.64%) CentOS
5 467 (17.82%) Solaris
6 398 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 289 (11.03%) Ubuntu
8 217 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 215 (8.21%) Debian
10 212 (8.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 199 (7.60%) AIX
12 148 (5.65%) HPUX
13 134 (5.11%) SUSE
14 70 (2.67%) Fedora
15 47 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
16 40 (1.53%) Android
17 31 (1.18%) Windows 7
18 30 (1.15%) Windows XP
19 26 (0.99%) VMS
20 23 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (16.37%) ITIL
2 318 (12.14%) DevOps
3 264 (10.08%) Load Balancing
4 259 (9.89%) E-Commerce
5 206 (7.86%) Configuration Management
6 181 (6.91%) Performance Tuning
7 175 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 140 (5.34%) Project Management
9 139 (5.31%) Change Management
10 134 (5.11%) Problem Management
11 132 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
12 111 (4.24%) Service Delivery
13 100 (3.82%) Software Engineering
14 99 (3.78%) Service Management
15 92 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
16 87 (3.32%) Continuous Integration
16 87 (3.32%) SOA
17 81 (3.09%) Performance Monitoring
18 80 (3.05%) Incident Management
19 79 (3.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 720 (27.48%) Perl
2 586 (22.37%) Bash Shell
3 567 (21.64%) Python
4 550 (20.99%) Java
5 400 (15.27%) SQL
6 381 (14.54%) PHP
7 326 (12.44%) Shell Script
8 317 (12.10%) Ruby
9 166 (6.34%) JavaScript
10 151 (5.76%) PowerShell
11 85 (3.24%) C
12 60 (2.29%) C++
13 47 (1.79%) Korn
14 46 (1.76%) PL/SQL
15 41 (1.56%) AWK
16 34 (1.30%) C#
17 33 (1.26%) sed
18 28 (1.07%) T-SQL
18 28 (1.07%) XPath
19 26 (0.99%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 219 (8.36%) Degree
2 149 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
3 142 (5.42%) Security Cleared
4 117 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 111 (4.24%) MCSE
6 110 (4.20%) RHCE
7 98 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 86 (3.28%) CCNA
9 85 (3.24%) SC Cleared
10 83 (3.17%) CCNP
11 54 (2.06%) DV Cleared
12 45 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
13 39 (1.49%) MCSA
14 38 (1.45%) MCP
15 32 (1.22%) CCSE
16 29 (1.11%) RHCA
16 29 (1.11%) CISSP
17 28 (1.07%) CCSA
18 26 (0.99%) MCITP
19 22 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (4.81%) PCI DSS
2 110 (4.20%) SLA
3 106 (4.05%) QA
4 14 (0.53%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.19%) DICOM
7 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.076%) GPG13
9 1 (0.038%) BS7799
9 1 (0.038%) COBIT
System Software
1 657 (25.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 280 (10.69%) Active Directory
3 196 (7.48%) vSphere
4 159 (6.07%) NFS
5 154 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 119 (4.54%) VMware ESX
7 97 (3.70%) KVM
8 94 (3.59%) XenApp
9 90 (3.44%) Xen
10 83 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
11 70 (2.67%) Oracle RMAN
12 61 (2.33%) Hyper-V
13 53 (2.02%) Varnish
14 51 (1.95%) UAG
14 51 (1.95%) Samba
15 50 (1.91%) Postfix
16 47 (1.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 43 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 39 (1.49%) XenServer
19 38 (1.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 575 (21.95%) Puppet
2 270 (10.31%) Nagios
3 261 (9.96%) Opscode Chef
4 105 (4.01%) ZABBIX
5 78 (2.98%) EMC NetWorker
6 77 (2.94%) NetBackup
7 70 (2.67%) Data Guard
8 65 (2.48%) Cacti
8 65 (2.48%) CFEngine
9 64 (2.44%) Ansible
10 63 (2.40%) Tivoli
11 49 (1.87%) SCOM
11 49 (1.87%) Salt
12 44 (1.68%) SCCM
13 40 (1.53%) Opsview
13 40 (1.53%) Red Hat Satellite
14 37 (1.41%) Vagrant
15 30 (1.15%) OpenView
16 29 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 24 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2160 (82.44%) Red Hat
2 896 (34.20%) VMware
3 782 (29.85%) Oracle
4 453 (17.29%) Cisco
5 404 (15.42%) Microsoft
6 328 (12.52%) HP
7 244 (9.31%) JBoss
8 241 (9.20%) EMC
9 231 (8.82%) IBM
10 226 (8.63%) Citrix
11 148 (5.65%) NetApp
12 132 (5.04%) Sun
13 106 (4.05%) Veritas
14 102 (3.89%) CheckPoint
15 87 (3.32%) Symantec
16 84 (3.21%) Juniper
17 81 (3.09%) F5
18 65 (2.48%) Brocade
19 62 (2.37%) Dell
20 58 (2.21%) Rackspace
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent salary plus benefits plus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
AIG EUROPE (UK) LIMITED
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £31000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days, training
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
RBW Consulting
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 13 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £335 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
CD Sales Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: excellent
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive+ 20% bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago