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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 69 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.94% 0.25% 2.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.78% 0.84% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
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
180 119 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.90% 29.75% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 126 88 112
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 23 January 2015, 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 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (50.00%) JBoss
4 10 (50.00%) Apache
4 10 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) Retail
5 9 (45.00%) Degree
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
5 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) ITIL
5 9 (45.00%) C
5 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (45.00%) Terminal Services
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (45.00%) DNS
5 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (45.00%) DHCP
5 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
5 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 10 (50.00%) JBoss
1 10 (50.00%) Apache
2 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (15.00%) Lync
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) DNS
2 9 (45.00%) DHCP
3 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) MPLS
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
4 3 (15.00%) ISDN
4 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) PBX
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
1 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Support Analyst
1 14 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (15.00%) Server Support
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Implementation Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (40.00%) Clustering
3 6 (30.00%) Handset
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (30.00%) VMS
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
1 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (30.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) EAM
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) C
3 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) Terminal Services
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Infor