The table below looks at the statistics for SELinux skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SELinux over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux)
Rank 873 892 868
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -24
Permanent jobs citing SELinux 26 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.012% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 10
Average salary £47,500 £68,750 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.90% +40.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £27,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £25,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -47.36%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7515 6763 6523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.76% 6.20% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6075 5323 5386
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

SELinux
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SELinux within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SELinux Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SELinux
Salary Trend

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

SELinux Salary Trend in the UK

SELinux
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SELinux over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 within the UK.

SELinux Salary Histogram in the UK

SELinux
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SELinux within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 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 +9 26 £47,500 -30.90%
London +9 24 £47,500 -36.66%
City of London +19 6 £47,500 +15.15%
South East - 2 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £47,500 -

SELinux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SELinux 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 SELinux.

1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (90.63%) VMware
3 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (78.13%) iSCSI
4 25 (78.13%) Performance Tuning
5 23 (71.88%) Perl
5 23 (71.88%) Firewall
6 19 (59.38%) Red Hat
6 19 (59.38%) Apache
6 19 (59.38%) Java
6 19 (59.38%) WAN
6 19 (59.38%) VPN
6 19 (59.38%) CentOS
6 19 (59.38%) Bash Shell
7 18 (56.25%) SNMP
7 18 (56.25%) MySQL
8 16 (50.00%) Configuration Management
9 15 (46.88%) SAN
9 15 (46.88%) Load Balancing
10 14 (43.75%) WSUS
10 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
10 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
10 14 (43.75%) C
10 14 (43.75%) Windows
10 14 (43.75%) Tomcat
11 13 (40.63%) LDAP
11 13 (40.63%) LAN
11 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP

SELinux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SELinux 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 SELinux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (59.38%) Apache
2 14 (43.75%) Tomcat
2 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.88%) OpenStack
4 5 (15.63%) nginx
5 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) iSCSI
2 23 (71.88%) Firewall
3 19 (59.38%) WAN
3 19 (59.38%) VPN
4 18 (56.25%) SNMP
5 15 (46.88%) SAN
6 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
6 13 (40.63%) LDAP
6 13 (40.63%) LAN
7 11 (34.38%) MRTG
8 10 (31.25%) FCoE
8 10 (31.25%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (25.00%) DNS
9 8 (25.00%) IPsec
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (18.75%) OSPF
10 6 (18.75%) BGP
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (6.25%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) MySQL
2 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Redis
3 2 (6.25%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Administrator
2 12 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (34.38%) Consultant
4 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Systems Manager
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Network Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Junior
9 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Streaming Video
1 8 (25.00%) CESG
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) DTV
3 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.25%) Open Source
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.13%) EMV
5 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) CentOS
3 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) FreeBSD
4 2 (6.25%) Debian
4 2 (6.25%) OpenBSD
4 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.13%) Android
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 15 (46.88%) Load Balancing
4 11 (34.38%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (25.00%) Time Management
5 8 (25.00%) DRM
6 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps
8 1 (3.13%) Kanban
8 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (3.13%) Android Development
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.13%) Data Security
8 1 (3.13%) Scrum
8 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Perl
2 19 (59.38%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) Bash Shell
3 14 (43.75%) C
4 12 (37.50%) Python
5 11 (34.38%) Ruby
5 11 (34.38%) PHP
6 5 (15.63%) Tcl
7 3 (9.38%) C++
8 2 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 8583
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (40.63%) XenServer
3 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) Docker
5 2 (6.25%) Gluster
5 2 (6.25%) Varnish
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.25%) KVM
5 2 (6.25%) NFS
5 2 (6.25%) Squid
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Postfix
6 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 14 (43.75%) WSUS
2 11 (34.38%) Nagios
2 11 (34.38%) Icinga
3 8 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (15.63%) Ansible
5 4 (12.50%) HAProxy
5 4 (12.50%) Puppet
6 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 19 (59.38%) Red Hat
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Splunk