The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / North West
Rank 183 168 217
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +49
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 67 66 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 1.19% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.05% 4.61% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 48 38 19
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1326 1433 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.31% 25.80% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1154 1584
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Manchester -42 37 £46,250 +15.62% 5
Merseyside +3 18 £34,712 -0.82% 1
Cheshire +13 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Lancashire - 4 £35,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 135 (100.00%) Linux
2 78 (57.78%) Red Hat
3 63 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 60 (44.44%) Windows
5 48 (35.56%) Oracle
6 46 (34.07%) VMware
7 45 (33.33%) Unix
7 45 (33.33%) CentOS
8 41 (30.37%) Windows Server
9 38 (28.15%) Apache
10 37 (27.41%) DevOps
11 36 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (25.19%) Banking
13 33 (24.44%) ITIL
14 32 (23.70%) Python
14 32 (23.70%) Puppet
15 31 (22.96%) Tomcat
16 30 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
17 29 (21.48%) Cisco
17 29 (21.48%) IIS
18 28 (20.74%) Opscode Chef
19 27 (20.00%) Finance
19 27 (20.00%) SAN
20 26 (19.26%) Line Management
21 25 (18.52%) Configuration Management
21 25 (18.52%) Bash Shell
22 24 (17.78%) PowerShell
22 24 (17.78%) SQL Server
22 24 (17.78%) SQL
22 24 (17.78%) Mentoring

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 38 (28.15%) Apache
2 31 (22.96%) Tomcat
3 29 (21.48%) IIS
4 19 (14.07%) JBoss
5 12 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (6.67%) OpenStack
6 9 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 7 (5.19%) WebLogic
8 6 (4.44%) CloudStack
9 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.96%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.48%) Confluence
10 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.48%) nginx
11 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.74%) Zimbra
Applications
1 22 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 30 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.63%) IaaS
3 13 (9.63%) PaaS
4 12 (8.89%) SaaS
5 5 (3.70%) Office 365
6 2 (1.48%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.00%) SAN
2 19 (14.07%) DNS
3 17 (12.59%) DHCP
4 14 (10.37%) VPN
5 12 (8.89%) HTTP
6 11 (8.15%) Intranet
7 9 (6.67%) Firewall
8 5 (3.70%) LAN
8 5 (3.70%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.96%) LDAP
9 4 (2.96%) Skype
9 4 (2.96%) SSL
10 3 (2.22%) Internet
10 3 (2.22%) WAN
11 2 (1.48%) BGP
11 2 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.48%) IPv4
11 2 (1.48%) Network Security
11 2 (1.48%) VoIP
12 1 (0.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.89%) GIS
3 11 (8.15%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.44%) MySQL
5 5 (3.70%) Redis
6 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.74%) Big Data
9 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.74%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 17 (12.59%) JIRA
2 16 (11.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.67%) Maven
4 7 (5.19%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (4.44%) Eclipse
6 5 (3.70%) Hudson
6 5 (3.70%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.96%) GoCD
8 3 (2.22%) Subversion
9 1 (0.74%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.74%) Selenium
9 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (25.19%) Banking
2 27 (20.00%) Finance
3 7 (5.19%) Games
4 5 (3.70%) Retail
5 4 (2.96%) Back Office
6 2 (1.48%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (22.96%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (14.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (11.85%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (10.37%) Administrator
4 14 (10.37%) Developer
5 13 (9.63%) Architect
5 13 (9.63%) Cloud Architect
6 12 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (8.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (8.89%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 12 (8.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 12 (8.89%) Security Technician
7 11 (8.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 10 (7.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 10 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.67%) Analyst
9 9 (6.67%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.93%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.11%) Middleware
2 11 (8.15%) XML
3 9 (6.67%) J2SE
3 9 (6.67%) Servlets
4 8 (5.93%) Grails
5 7 (5.19%) XSLT
6 6 (4.44%) J2EE
7 5 (3.70%) .NET
7 5 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 5 (3.70%) JSON
7 5 (3.70%) Web Services
8 4 (2.96%) Apache Camel
8 4 (2.96%) CSS
8 4 (2.96%) HTML
8 4 (2.96%) jQuery
9 3 (2.22%) HTML5
9 3 (2.22%) REST
10 2 (1.48%) DOM
10 2 (1.48%) SAX
10 2 (1.48%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Data Centre
1 17 (12.59%) Management Information System
2 14 (10.37%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.89%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (8.89%) Public Cloud
3 12 (8.89%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.19%) Clustering
6 5 (3.70%) iPad
7 3 (2.22%) CMDB
8 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.48%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.74%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 135 (100.00%) Linux
2 60 (44.44%) Windows
3 45 (33.33%) CentOS
3 45 (33.33%) Unix
4 41 (30.37%) Windows Server
5 16 (11.85%) AIX
6 15 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 14 (10.37%) Debian
8 12 (8.89%) HPUX
8 12 (8.89%) Solaris
9 10 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (6.67%) Ubuntu
11 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (3.70%) Fedora
13 4 (2.96%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (1.48%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.41%) DevOps
2 33 (24.44%) ITIL
3 26 (19.26%) Line Management
4 25 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 24 (17.78%) Mentoring
6 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (13.33%) High Availability
8 17 (12.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (12.59%) Load Balancing
9 16 (11.85%) Information Security
10 14 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (9.63%) Identity Management
11 13 (9.63%) Process Management
11 13 (9.63%) Scrum
12 12 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (8.89%) E-Commerce
12 12 (8.89%) ITIL V3
12 12 (8.89%) PRINCE2
12 12 (8.89%) TOGAF
12 12 (8.89%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.70%) Python
2 25 (18.52%) Bash Shell
3 24 (17.78%) PowerShell
3 24 (17.78%) SQL
4 23 (17.04%) Java
5 22 (16.30%) Shell Script
6 20 (14.81%) Perl
7 18 (13.33%) Ruby
8 11 (8.15%) C
9 9 (6.67%) Korn
10 8 (5.93%) PHP
11 7 (5.19%) JavaScript
12 5 (3.70%) C++
12 5 (3.70%) Go
12 5 (3.70%) Groovy
13 4 (2.96%) Bourne shell
14 3 (2.22%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.48%) XPath
16 1 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (11.11%) CCNA
1 15 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (10.37%) Degree
2 14 (10.37%) MCSE
2 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.89%) EMC Certification
4 8 (5.93%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.44%) RHCSA
6 3 (2.22%) RHCE
7 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.74%) LPIC
8 1 (0.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.89%) Virtual Servers
4 10 (7.41%) Docker
4 10 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (6.67%) vCloud
6 7 (5.19%) vSphere
6 7 (5.19%) XenServer
7 6 (4.44%) Xen
8 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (2.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (1.48%) PowerHA
9 2 (1.48%) Varnish
10 1 (0.74%) Ceph
10 1 (0.74%) Gluster
10 1 (0.74%) iptables
10 1 (0.74%) KVM
10 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (23.70%) Puppet
2 28 (20.74%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (15.56%) Ansible
4 12 (8.89%) AirWatch
5 8 (5.93%) Failover Clustering
5 8 (5.93%) Salt
5 8 (5.93%) Terraform
6 5 (3.70%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.70%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.70%) SCCM
6 5 (3.70%) WSUS
7 4 (2.96%) Cobbler
7 4 (2.96%) HP SIM
7 4 (2.96%) Nagios
7 4 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.96%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 2 (1.48%) CFEngine
8 2 (1.48%) Packer
8 2 (1.48%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (57.78%) Red Hat
2 63 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 48 (35.56%) Oracle
4 46 (34.07%) VMware
5 29 (21.48%) Cisco
6 16 (11.85%) Citrix
7 13 (9.63%) EMC
7 13 (9.63%) Splunk
8 12 (8.89%) IBM
8 12 (8.89%) ServiceNow
8 12 (8.89%) Software AG
9 11 (8.15%) HP
10 9 (6.67%) Dell
11 8 (5.93%) Hitachi
12 6 (4.44%) EnterpriseDB
12 6 (4.44%) Veritas
13 5 (3.70%) SolarWinds
14 4 (2.96%) GFI Software
14 4 (2.96%) Google
14 4 (2.96%) Symantec
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