The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 48 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.68% 2.61% 5.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.76% 7.19% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £51,750 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
205 139 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 37.75% 36.29% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 137 100 115
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Watford

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 16 (76.19%) VMware
3 15 (71.43%) Linux
4 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
4 13 (61.90%) DNS
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (57.14%) Retail
5 12 (57.14%) Degree
5 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
5 12 (57.14%) Terminal Services
5 12 (57.14%) Finance
5 12 (57.14%) Manufacturing
5 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
5 12 (57.14%) DHCP
5 12 (57.14%) ITIL
5 12 (57.14%) C
6 11 (52.38%) Firewall
7 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
7 9 (42.86%) VMware ESX
8 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (33.33%) Lync
9 6 (28.57%) PaaS
9 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Lync
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (23.81%) Apache
4 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.76%) IIS
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 12 (57.14%) DHCP
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (28.57%) VLAN
5 6 (28.57%) VPN
5 6 (28.57%) ISDN
5 6 (28.57%) LAN
5 6 (28.57%) PBX
5 6 (28.57%) VoIP
5 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 6 (28.57%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) SAN
7 1 (4.76%) SMTP
7 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
General
1 12 (57.14%) Retail
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
1 12 (57.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Support Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Technical Support
3 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 6 (28.57%) Server Support
3 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 6 (28.57%) Handset
3 4 (19.05%) Clustering
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 6 (28.57%) VMS
6 4 (19.05%) UNIX
7 3 (14.29%) AIX
8 1 (4.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Coaching
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C
2 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (57.14%) Terminal Services
4 9 (42.86%) VMware ESX
5 6 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.76%) Squid
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) JBoss
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (4.76%) Clearswift
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix