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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK / Scotland
Rank 106 128 134
Rank change year-on-year +22 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 26 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.13% 1.23% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.54% 5.68% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 8
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £33,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,675 £46,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.55% -  

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 469 634 685
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.37% 21.61% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 267 382 409
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,878
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,300 £52,500
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 March 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 March 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 +4 18 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Glasgow +16 7 £44,750 +26.95% 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 £31,500 - 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (71.15%) Red Hat
3 22 (42.31%) Windows
4 21 (40.38%) VMware
5 18 (34.62%) Windows Server
6 16 (30.77%) Apache
7 15 (28.85%) SAN
8 14 (26.92%) Open Source
9 13 (25.00%) Finance
9 13 (25.00%) Python
9 13 (25.00%) Web Services
10 12 (23.08%) MySQL
10 12 (23.08%) Oracle
10 12 (23.08%) Tomcat
10 12 (23.08%) LAMP
10 12 (23.08%) Ubuntu
10 12 (23.08%) Puppet
10 12 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
11 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
11 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (21.15%) Games
11 11 (21.15%) Cisco
11 11 (21.15%) Unix
12 10 (19.23%) IIS
12 10 (19.23%) Java
12 10 (19.23%) Perl
12 10 (19.23%) Citrix
12 10 (19.23%) WAN
12 10 (19.23%) Firewall

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related 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 16 (30.77%) Apache
2 12 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 10 (19.23%) IIS
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (5.77%) Confluence
5 3 (5.77%) JBoss
5 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.85%) nginx
7 1 (1.92%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.92%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.92%) SAS
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Houdini
2 1 (1.92%) Maya
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) NUKE
2 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) SaaS
3 2 (3.85%) IaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.92%) GitHub
4 1 (1.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) SAN
2 10 (19.23%) Firewall
2 10 (19.23%) NAS
2 10 (19.23%) WAN
3 9 (17.31%) iSCSI
4 5 (9.62%) LDAP
5 4 (7.69%) DHCP
5 4 (7.69%) DNS
6 2 (3.85%) Network Security
6 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.92%) HTTP
7 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) LAN
7 1 (1.92%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) MySQL
2 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database
3 9 (17.31%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.85%) Big Data
6 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.92%) Cloudera CDH
7 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.46%) Subversion
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.92%) GCC
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
4 1 (1.92%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Games
3 6 (11.54%) Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Law
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Administrator
4 6 (11.54%) Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Associate Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Linux Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Server Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) Web Services
2 12 (23.08%) LAMP
3 5 (9.62%) Middleware
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (5.77%) .NET
4 3 (5.77%) J2EE
4 3 (5.77%) jQuery
5 2 (3.85%) Apache Camel
5 2 (3.85%) Backbone.js
5 2 (3.85%) Ext JS
5 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.85%) Java EE
5 2 (3.85%) JPA
5 2 (3.85%) SOAP
5 2 (3.85%) Spring
5 2 (3.85%) XML
5 2 (3.85%) XSD
6 1 (1.92%) Ajax
6 1 (1.92%) RESTful
6 1 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.62%) Replication
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.92%) Animation
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) DataPower
5 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (42.31%) Windows
3 18 (34.62%) Windows Server
4 12 (23.08%) Ubuntu
5 11 (21.15%) Unix
6 10 (19.23%) CentOS
7 9 (17.31%) Solaris
8 8 (15.38%) AIX
9 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.92%) Debian
11 1 (1.92%) HPUX
11 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.92%) SUSE
11 1 (1.92%) VMS
11 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Open Source
2 10 (19.23%) Configuration Management
3 9 (17.31%) Security Monitoring
4 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (11.54%) High Availability
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) Analytics
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps
6 4 (7.69%) Microservices
6 4 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.77%) Service Design
8 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Python
2 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
3 10 (19.23%) Java
3 10 (19.23%) Perl
3 10 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 7 (13.46%) PL/SQL
4 7 (13.46%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) C#
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Korn
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) HND
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) MCSA
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (19.23%) Samba
3 9 (17.31%) NFS
4 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 6 (11.54%) Firmware
6 3 (5.77%) KVM
6 3 (5.77%) RHEV
6 3 (5.77%) Xen
7 2 (3.85%) HDFS
7 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.92%) Docker
8 1 (1.92%) Gluster
8 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.92%) vSphere
8 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (23.08%) Puppet
2 7 (13.46%) Check_MK
2 7 (13.46%) Nagios
3 3 (5.77%) Ansible
3 3 (5.77%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.92%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.92%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.92%) SCCM
5 1 (1.92%) Terraform
5 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Red Hat
2 21 (40.38%) VMware
3 12 (23.08%) Oracle
4 11 (21.15%) Cisco
5 10 (19.23%) Citrix
6 9 (17.31%) Brocade
6 9 (17.31%) Percona
6 9 (17.31%) Riverbed
7 8 (15.38%) IBM
7 8 (15.38%) Perforce
8 7 (13.46%) Palo Alto
9 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.62%) Splunk
10 3 (5.77%) Atlassian
10 3 (5.77%) HP
10 3 (5.77%) Juniper
11 2 (3.85%) Cloudera
11 2 (3.85%) Dell
11 2 (3.85%) EMC
11 2 (3.85%) Symantec
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