Period
to 21 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 177 143
Rank change year-on-year 0 -34 +16
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 41 52 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.81% 0.95% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.96% 4.81% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 31
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.46% +23.08% -8.24%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £53,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 1,035 1,082 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.41% 19.79% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 678 728 668
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,993 £25,925
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +1.73%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -13 20 £42,500 -19.05% 4
Edinburgh +3 17 £46,250 +37.04% 2
West Lothian - 2 - - 1
South Lanarkshire +3 1 £31,500 -25.88%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (58.54%) Red Hat
3 21 (51.22%) Python
3 21 (51.22%) VMware
4 20 (48.78%) DevOps
5 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
6 18 (43.90%) Ansible
6 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
8 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (36.59%) Unix
9 14 (34.15%) Docker
9 14 (34.15%) Terraform
10 11 (26.83%) Sonatype Nexus
10 11 (26.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (26.83%) GitLab
10 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (26.83%) Maven
10 11 (26.83%) Subversion
11 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
11 10 (24.39%) TeamCity
11 10 (24.39%) Windows
11 10 (24.39%) Vagrant
11 10 (24.39%) Artifactory
11 10 (24.39%) Packer
11 10 (24.39%) GoCD
11 10 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (21.95%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (21.95%) Graphite
12 9 (21.95%) HAProxy

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 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (43.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.88%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) SAN
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
3 5 (12.20%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) SSL
5 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.44%) SMTP
5 1 (2.44%) SSH
5 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.44%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
2 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
3 11 (26.83%) GitLab
3 11 (26.83%) Maven
3 11 (26.83%) Sonatype Nexus
3 11 (26.83%) Subversion
4 10 (24.39%) Artifactory
4 10 (24.39%) GoCD
4 10 (24.39%) TeamCity
4 10 (24.39%) Vagrant
5 2 (4.88%) RSpec
5 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.44%) GCC
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Administrator
3 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Junior
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Graduate
5 2 (4.88%) Junior Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Perl Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.44%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Elastic Stack
1 9 (21.95%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (9.76%) Middleware
3 3 (7.32%) LDAP
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
3 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) J2EE
4 2 (4.88%) Velocity
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) AS400
5 1 (2.44%) Fintech
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Unix
3 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.20%) Solaris
7 4 (9.76%) AIX
7 4 (9.76%) CentOS
7 4 (9.76%) Debian
8 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.88%) SUSE
9 2 (4.88%) VMS
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
9 2 (4.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) DevOps
2 15 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (26.83%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
4 10 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
5 7 (17.07%) Server Management
6 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) Service Management
8 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.76%) Change Management
8 4 (9.76%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
8 4 (9.76%) ITIL
8 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.32%) Analytics
9 3 (7.32%) Open Source
9 3 (7.32%) Proactive Management
10 2 (4.88%) Migration
10 2 (4.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) Python
2 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) Perl
3 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
4 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
4 6 (14.63%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) Ruby
6 2 (4.88%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) SQL
7 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.44%) C-shell
7 1 (2.44%) Korn
7 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Docker
2 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (21.95%) NFS
4 5 (12.20%) Firmware
4 5 (12.20%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.32%) VMware NSX
7 1 (2.44%) Samba
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) Ansible
2 14 (34.15%) Terraform
3 10 (24.39%) Packer
4 9 (21.95%) Graphite
4 9 (21.95%) HAProxy
4 9 (21.95%) Icinga
5 7 (17.07%) Puppet
6 6 (14.63%) vMotion
7 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (12.20%) vCenter Server
8 4 (9.76%) PowerCLI
9 3 (7.32%) Kubernetes
9 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (4.88%) Mesos
11 1 (2.44%) Cacti
11 1 (2.44%) Capistrano
11 1 (2.44%) Oozie
11 1 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Red Hat
2 21 (51.22%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Dell
3 7 (17.07%) HP
4 5 (12.20%) IBM
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) F5
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Perforce
7 1 (2.44%) Splunk
7 1 (2.44%) Sun
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas