Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 169 175
Rank change year-on-year 0 +6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 65 46 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.15% 0.89% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.35% 4.03% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 50
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £38,835 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.88% -8.05% +6.92%
10th Percentile £23,125 £32,225 £32,500
90th Percentile £54,375 £61,000 £54,300
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +8.70%

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 1215 1142 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.45% 22.08% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 799 748 929
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +10 39 £50,000 +18.34% 5
Edinburgh -22 23 £25,000 -35.35% 3
South Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Highlands - 1 £34,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (52.31%) Red Hat
3 31 (47.69%) Python
4 26 (40.00%) Unix
5 25 (38.46%) AIX
5 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 23 (35.38%) CentOS
7 22 (33.85%) Puppet
8 20 (30.77%) Finance
9 19 (29.23%) Ubuntu
9 19 (29.23%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (29.23%) DevOps
10 18 (27.69%) Ruby
11 17 (26.15%) Ansible
11 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (24.62%) Docker
12 16 (24.62%) Shell Script
13 15 (23.08%) Perl
13 15 (23.08%) Firewall
13 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
13 15 (23.08%) Packer
13 15 (23.08%) Vagrant
13 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
14 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
14 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (21.54%) Solaris
15 13 (20.00%) Windows
15 13 (20.00%) PHP
15 13 (20.00%) Java

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 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (9.23%) JBoss
4 5 (7.69%) Apache
4 5 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (6.15%) Confluence
6 3 (4.62%) CMS
6 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (3.08%) MQSeries
7 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (9.23%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.08%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) IaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Office 365
5 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) Firewall
2 13 (20.00%) SAN
3 9 (13.85%) SSL
4 6 (9.23%) HTTPS
5 4 (6.15%) HTTP
5 4 (6.15%) Internet
6 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.08%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (3.08%) VPN
7 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.54%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (1.54%) DNS
8 1 (1.54%) IPsec
8 1 (1.54%) LAN
8 1 (1.54%) LDAP
8 1 (1.54%) OSPF
8 1 (1.54%) RIP
8 1 (1.54%) SMS
8 1 (1.54%) VoIP
8 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) MySQL
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 15 (23.08%) Vagrant
2 7 (10.77%) Bitbucket
3 6 (9.23%) Gradle
3 6 (9.23%) Maven
4 5 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.54%) Codeship
6 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Dutch Language
3 2 (3.08%) French Language
3 2 (3.08%) German Language
3 2 (3.08%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Senior DevOps
2 12 (18.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) Linux Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) Technical Specialist
3 9 (13.85%) Unix Consultant
4 8 (12.31%) Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Graduate
7 3 (4.62%) Junior
7 3 (4.62%) Junior Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Technician
8 2 (3.08%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Web Services
2 7 (10.77%) Middleware
3 6 (9.23%) J2EE
4 2 (3.08%) COM
4 2 (3.08%) Java EE
4 2 (3.08%) Node.js
4 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.54%) jQuery
5 1 (1.54%) LAMP
5 1 (1.54%) RESTful
5 1 (1.54%) SOAP
5 1 (1.54%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.85%) Clustering
2 9 (13.85%) Replication
3 4 (6.15%) DataPower
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (40.00%) Unix
3 25 (38.46%) AIX
4 23 (35.38%) CentOS
5 19 (29.23%) Ubuntu
6 14 (21.54%) Solaris
7 13 (20.00%) Windows
8 5 (7.69%) Debian
8 5 (7.69%) Windows Server
9 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
10 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.08%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (1.54%) Tru64
11 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 19 (29.23%) DevOps
3 15 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.92%) ITIL
5 11 (16.92%) Open Source
6 10 (15.38%) High Availability
7 9 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (13.85%) Identity Management
7 9 (13.85%) Programme Delivery
7 9 (13.85%) Runbook
8 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.23%) Information Security
10 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.15%) Microservices
12 3 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (4.62%) Process Improvement
13 2 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
13 2 (3.08%) Time Management
13 2 (3.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) Python
2 18 (27.69%) Ruby
3 16 (24.62%) Shell Script
4 15 (23.08%) Perl
5 13 (20.00%) Java
5 13 (20.00%) PHP
6 9 (13.85%) C
7 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
8 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.69%) SQL
9 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.62%) C#
11 1 (1.54%) C++
11 1 (1.54%) Jython
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (24.62%) Docker
2 12 (18.46%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.85%) RHEV
4 5 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (6.15%) Apache Flume
6 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (33.85%) Puppet
2 19 (29.23%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (26.15%) Ansible
4 15 (23.08%) Packer
5 9 (13.85%) Control-M
5 9 (13.85%) Rundeck
5 9 (13.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (10.77%) Kubernetes
7 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (4.62%) TeamSite
8 2 (3.08%) SmokePing
9 1 (1.54%) Cacti
9 1 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.54%) Graphite
9 1 (1.54%) Icinga
9 1 (1.54%) Linux-HA
9 1 (1.54%) Nagios
9 1 (1.54%) SCCM
9 1 (1.54%) yum
Vendors
1 34 (52.31%) Red Hat
2 12 (18.46%) EMC
2 12 (18.46%) IBM
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) VMware
4 6 (9.23%) Google
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix
5 2 (3.08%) Dell
5 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.08%) Symantec
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) BMC
6 1 (1.54%) Brocade
6 1 (1.54%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.54%) ForeScout
6 1 (1.54%) Perforce
6 1 (1.54%) Splunk