Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 155 191
Rank change year-on-year -4 +36 -23
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 76 63 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.32% 1.21% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.56% 5.96% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 37 39
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £64,000 £57,800
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,158 1,057 1,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.15% 20.28% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 726 624 774
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Scotland

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 39 £44,000 -3.83%
Edinburgh -7 38 £45,000 -10.00% 10
West Lothian - 1 - - 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (50.00%) Ansible
3 36 (47.37%) Jenkins
3 36 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (44.74%) Python
5 32 (42.11%) DevOps
6 26 (34.21%) Docker
7 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (28.95%) Git (software)
9 21 (27.63%) VMware
9 21 (27.63%) Windows
10 20 (26.32%) AIX
10 20 (26.32%) Maven
10 20 (26.32%) Puppet
11 19 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (25.00%) Red Hat
12 18 (23.68%) IBM
12 18 (23.68%) Unix
12 18 (23.68%) CentOS
12 18 (23.68%) TeamCity
12 18 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (23.68%) Terraform
13 17 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (22.37%) Vagrant
13 17 (22.37%) Solaris
14 16 (21.05%) Java
14 16 (21.05%) IaaS
14 16 (21.05%) SaaS
14 16 (21.05%) PaaS
15 15 (19.74%) Opscode Chef

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.53%) SAS
3 6 (7.89%) OpenStack
3 6 (7.89%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.26%) Apache
5 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.63%) Confluence
6 2 (2.63%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.32%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 36 (47.37%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (21.05%) IaaS
3 16 (21.05%) PaaS
3 16 (21.05%) SaaS
4 10 (13.16%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.63%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.11%) Firewall
2 4 (5.26%) SAN
3 3 (3.95%) HTTP
3 3 (3.95%) Internet
4 2 (2.63%) DNS
4 2 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.63%) Network Security
4 2 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) Oracle Database
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (10.53%) DB2
3 8 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.95%) MySQL
6 2 (2.63%) Big Data
6 2 (2.63%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.32%) HBase
7 1 (1.32%) IBM BigInsights
7 1 (1.32%) MSDE
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 36 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 22 (28.95%) Git (software)
3 20 (26.32%) Maven
4 18 (23.68%) TeamCity
5 17 (22.37%) Vagrant
6 11 (14.47%) Artifactory
6 11 (14.47%) GitLab
6 11 (14.47%) GoCD
6 11 (14.47%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (14.47%) Subversion
7 6 (7.89%) JIRA
8 5 (6.58%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.95%) Codeship
10 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (1.32%) GCC
11 1 (1.32%) IBM UrbanCode
11 1 (1.32%) Introscope
11 1 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (14.47%) Administrator
2 11 (14.47%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (13.16%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Architect
4 8 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
4 8 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (5.26%) Graduate
6 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) AWS Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (6.58%) Middleware
4 2 (2.63%) .NET
4 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.63%) J2EE
4 2 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.32%) Kafka
5 1 (1.32%) Node.js
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Public Cloud
2 10 (13.16%) DataPower
2 10 (13.16%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.32%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.32%) PMI
8 1 (1.32%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (27.63%) Windows
3 20 (26.32%) AIX
4 18 (23.68%) CentOS
4 18 (23.68%) Unix
5 17 (22.37%) Solaris
6 10 (13.16%) HPUX
7 8 (10.53%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
10 2 (2.63%) Debian
10 2 (2.63%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) DevOps
2 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (22.37%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (17.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (17.11%) Migration
6 9 (11.84%) Load Balancing
7 8 (10.53%) Data Management
7 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.89%) Decision-Making
10 5 (6.58%) Web Application Development
11 4 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
11 4 (5.26%) Open Source
11 4 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.26%) Process Improvement
11 4 (5.26%) Release Management
11 4 (5.26%) SDLC
11 4 (5.26%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) Python
2 16 (21.05%) Java
3 14 (18.42%) Bash Shell
4 13 (17.11%) Ruby
5 11 (14.47%) Perl
6 10 (13.16%) PowerShell
7 8 (10.53%) Shell Script
8 6 (7.89%) C++
9 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.95%) Scala
10 2 (2.63%) C
10 2 (2.63%) C#
10 2 (2.63%) PHP
10 2 (2.63%) SQL
11 1 (1.32%) Jython
11 1 (1.32%) R
11 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) VCAP
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) GCP
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (34.21%) Docker
2 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.95%) Apache Flume
3 3 (3.95%) VMware NSX
4 2 (2.63%) vCloud
4 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.63%) vSphere
4 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.32%) Firmware
5 1 (1.32%) HDFS
5 1 (1.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 38 (50.00%) Ansible
2 20 (26.32%) Puppet
3 18 (23.68%) Terraform
4 15 (19.74%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (14.47%) Icinga
5 11 (14.47%) Packer
6 8 (10.53%) Graphite
6 8 (10.53%) HAProxy
6 8 (10.53%) Kubernetes
6 8 (10.53%) Tivoli
6 8 (10.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 6 (7.89%) Rancher
8 5 (6.58%) Nagios
9 4 (5.26%) vCenter Server
9 4 (5.26%) ZABBIX
10 2 (2.63%) Rundeck
11 1 (1.32%) Cacti
11 1 (1.32%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (1.32%) Salt
11 1 (1.32%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) VMware
2 19 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 18 (23.68%) IBM
4 14 (18.42%) Oracle
5 8 (10.53%) Hitachi
5 8 (10.53%) Hortonworks
6 5 (6.58%) Dell
6 5 (6.58%) EMC
7 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 4 (5.26%) Perforce
8 3 (3.95%) New Relic
8 3 (3.95%) Splunk
8 3 (3.95%) Symantec
9 2 (2.63%) Citrix
9 2 (2.63%) HP
9 2 (2.63%) NetApp
9 2 (2.63%) TOWER Software
10 1 (1.32%) CA
10 1 (1.32%) Cisco
10 1 (1.32%) Google