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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 142 120
Rank change year-on-year +13 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 28 20 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.04% 0.71% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.32% 2.92% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 36
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £32,100 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £56,600 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.05% +11.76%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 526 685 758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.53% 24.19% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 329 384 440
Median salary £39,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.63% -1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 13 £40,500 -5.99% 4
Glasgow +12 12 £45,500 +1.11% 5
South Lanarkshire - 1 £33,000 -
Highlands - 1 £34,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (57.41%) Red Hat
3 24 (44.44%) SAN
4 23 (42.59%) Unix
5 21 (38.89%) AIX
6 20 (37.04%) Python
6 20 (37.04%) Puppet
7 19 (35.19%) Windows
8 18 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (31.48%) Configuration Management
10 16 (29.63%) VMware
10 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
11 14 (25.93%) Finance
11 14 (25.93%) Perl
12 13 (24.07%) MySQL
12 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
12 13 (24.07%) Cisco
12 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
13 12 (22.22%) EMC
13 12 (22.22%) IBM
13 12 (22.22%) Apache
13 12 (22.22%) LAMP
13 12 (22.22%) Ubuntu
14 11 (20.37%) Solaris
14 11 (20.37%) Web Services
14 11 (20.37%) ITIL
14 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
14 11 (20.37%) Bash Shell
15 10 (18.52%) Open Source
15 10 (18.52%) PowerShell

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 (22.22%) Apache
2 10 (18.52%) IIS
3 9 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 6 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 6 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (7.41%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.70%) CMS
6 2 (3.70%) Confluence
6 2 (3.70%) JBoss
6 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.85%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (44.44%) SAN
2 10 (18.52%) NAS
3 9 (16.67%) Firewall
3 9 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 9 (16.67%) WAN
4 4 (7.41%) DHCP
4 4 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) HTTP
5 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.70%) Internet
5 2 (3.70%) SSL
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.85%) LDAP
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (1.85%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.85%) VLAN
6 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) MySQL
2 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.85%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Games
3 8 (14.81%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Consultant
2 9 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
2 9 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Administrator
3 8 (14.81%) Technical Specialist
4 7 (12.96%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Unix Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Specialist
7 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
7 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) AIX Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Associate Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Junior Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Solaris Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) LAMP
2 11 (20.37%) Web Services
3 6 (11.11%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) J2EE
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
5 2 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (1.85%) .NET
6 1 (1.85%) Ajax
6 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.85%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.85%) Node.js
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.67%) Clustering
2 9 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) DataPower
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (42.59%) Unix
3 21 (38.89%) AIX
4 19 (35.19%) Windows
5 16 (29.63%) Windows Server
6 12 (22.22%) Ubuntu
7 11 (20.37%) Solaris
8 8 (14.81%) CentOS
9 3 (5.56%) Debian
10 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.85%) HPUX
11 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.85%) SUSE
11 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Configuration Management
2 11 (20.37%) ITIL
3 10 (18.52%) Open Source
4 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (16.67%) High Availability
5 8 (14.81%) Identity Management
5 8 (14.81%) Programme Delivery
6 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.56%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (3.70%) Analytics
9 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (3.70%) Information Security
9 2 (3.70%) MapReduce
9 2 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.70%) Time Management
10 1 (1.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) Python
2 14 (25.93%) Perl
3 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
4 11 (20.37%) Bash Shell
5 10 (18.52%) Java
5 10 (18.52%) PHP
5 10 (18.52%) PowerShell
6 8 (14.81%) C
7 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.41%) SQL
9 2 (3.70%) C#
10 1 (1.85%) Jython
10 1 (1.85%) Korn
10 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) HND
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.67%) RHEV
3 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) KVM
4 3 (5.56%) Samba
4 3 (5.56%) Xen
5 2 (3.70%) Firmware
5 2 (3.70%) HDFS
5 2 (3.70%) NFS
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.85%) Docker
6 1 (1.85%) Gluster
6 1 (1.85%) Squid
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) Puppet
2 18 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (14.81%) Control-M
3 8 (14.81%) Rundeck
3 8 (14.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Check_MK
4 7 (12.96%) Nagios
5 4 (7.41%) Ansible
6 3 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (3.70%) SCOM
7 2 (3.70%) TeamSite
7 2 (3.70%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.85%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (1.85%) SCCM
8 1 (1.85%) SELinux
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) Red Hat
2 16 (29.63%) VMware
3 13 (24.07%) Cisco
4 12 (22.22%) EMC
4 12 (22.22%) IBM
5 10 (18.52%) Citrix
6 9 (16.67%) Brocade
6 9 (16.67%) Percona
6 9 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 7 (12.96%) Oracle
7 7 (12.96%) Palo Alto
8 6 (11.11%) Perforce
9 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.56%) Juniper
11 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
11 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.70%) Cloudera
11 2 (3.70%) Dell
11 2 (3.70%) Splunk
12 1 (1.85%) ArcSight
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan + Pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago