The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 272 275 291
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1129 1283 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.17% 1.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.48% 4.36% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 907 1069 939
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,875
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25185 29402 31979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.64% 26.80% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21419 24614 26920
Median salary £41,125 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,075 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the UK.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England 0 1073 £52,500 +5.00% 137
London +17 526 £57,500 -1.70% 62
South East -11 259 £50,000 +8.69% 33
Berkshire +34 99 £57,500 +15.00% 16
Yorkshire +21 99 £40,000 - 13
West Yorkshire -3 70 £40,000 - 10
Surrey -1 68 £56,250 +7.14% 8
City of London +6 63 £61,250 +2.08% 20
East of England +24 61 £48,500 +9.11% 4
Reading +10 53 £51,500 +21.17% 13
East Midlands +32 41 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Bradford +38 35 £40,000 +16.36% 1
Leeds -23 34 £50,000 +17.64% 9
South West -47 33 £55,500 +30.58% 4
Oxfordshire -9 28 £43,500 -25.00%
Hampshire -32 27 £41,000 -8.88% 6
North West +15 26 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Essex +34 25 £48,750 -39.06%
Scotland -11 24 £45,000 +6.50% 5
West Midlands -31 24 £30,000 -27.27% 6
Kent +17 18 £35,000 -49.27%
South Yorkshire +27 17 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Manchester -5 17 £40,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +14 15 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Sheffield +28 14 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Bedfordshire +17 14 £49,250 +64.16%
Portsmouth +5 14 £41,000 -8.88% 1
Woking -9 14 £50,000 - 3
Bristol +6 13 £67,500 +63.63% 1
Egham - 13 £67,500 - 2

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 2455 (100.00%) Linux
2 1854 (75.52%) Red Hat
3 1061 (43.22%) Windows
4 948 (38.62%) Puppet
5 939 (38.25%) VMware
6 734 (29.90%) Oracle
7 721 (29.37%) Bash Shell
8 664 (27.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 664 (27.05%) Perl
9 637 (25.95%) Unix
10 620 (25.25%) Python
11 617 (25.13%) Apache
12 593 (24.15%) Amazon AWS
13 592 (24.11%) CentOS
14 572 (23.30%) MySQL
15 527 (21.47%) Windows Server
16 523 (21.30%) DevOps
17 508 (20.69%) Java
18 495 (20.16%) SQL
19 485 (19.76%) Opscode Chef
20 484 (19.71%) Finance
21 480 (19.55%) ITIL
22 465 (18.94%) Configuration Management
23 461 (18.78%) Firewall
24 454 (18.49%) Jenkins
25 445 (18.13%) Microsoft
26 438 (17.84%) Tomcat
27 431 (17.56%) Ansible
28 428 (17.43%) SQL Server
29 426 (17.35%) Agile Software Development

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 617 (25.13%) Apache
2 438 (17.84%) Tomcat
3 246 (10.02%) JBoss
4 217 (8.84%) WebSphere
5 207 (8.43%) OpenStack
6 160 (6.52%) IIS
7 117 (4.77%) nginx
8 109 (4.44%) Confluence
9 104 (4.24%) WebLogic
10 92 (3.75%) MS Exchange
11 91 (3.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 77 (3.14%) CloudStack
13 76 (3.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 72 (2.93%) BizTalk Server
15 45 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
16 44 (1.79%) SharePoint
17 43 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
18 33 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
19 30 (1.22%) Skype for Business
20 23 (0.94%) CMS
Applications
1 151 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 38 (1.55%) MS Office
3 15 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.16%) MS Project
6 3 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.20%) SAP GRC
5 4 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.16%) SAP EWM
5 4 (0.16%) SAP SCM
6 3 (0.12%) Documaker
6 3 (0.12%) Magento
6 3 (0.12%) MetaTrader
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
7 2 (0.081%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.041%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.041%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 593 (24.15%) Amazon AWS
2 162 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 137 (5.58%) SaaS
4 96 (3.91%) PaaS
5 80 (3.26%) IaaS
6 64 (2.61%) Office 365
7 53 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
8 48 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
9 36 (1.47%) CloudBees
10 35 (1.43%) GitHub
11 30 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 28 (1.14%) Google Apps
12 28 (1.14%) OpenShift
13 21 (0.86%) Amazon S3
14 17 (0.69%) SoftLayer
15 16 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.33%) DigitalOcean
16 8 (0.33%) Linode
17 7 (0.29%) Route 53
18 6 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 461 (18.78%) Firewall
2 420 (17.11%) SAN
3 344 (14.01%) DNS
4 267 (10.88%) TCP/IP
5 210 (8.55%) LDAP
6 188 (7.66%) LAN
7 180 (7.33%) WAN
8 170 (6.92%) NAS
9 141 (5.74%) HTTP
10 117 (4.77%) Internet
11 110 (4.48%) DHCP
12 81 (3.30%) VPN
13 69 (2.81%) SSL
14 58 (2.36%) iSCSI
15 57 (2.32%) VLAN
16 55 (2.24%) Cisco Nexus
17 49 (2.00%) Network Security
18 44 (1.79%) SSH
19 38 (1.55%) Kerberos
19 38 (1.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 572 (23.30%) MySQL
2 428 (17.43%) SQL Server
3 173 (7.05%) Oracle Database
4 142 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
5 140 (5.70%) Relational Database
6 122 (4.97%) MongoDB
7 93 (3.79%) RDBMS
8 77 (3.14%) Redis
9 70 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 69 (2.81%) Big Data
10 69 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 63 (2.57%) Apache Cassandra
12 59 (2.40%) NoSQL
13 55 (2.24%) Hadoop
14 54 (2.20%) DB2
15 44 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
16 34 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
17 33 (1.34%) Informix
18 30 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
19 25 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 454 (18.49%) Jenkins
2 349 (14.22%) Git (software)
3 222 (9.04%) Subversion
4 161 (6.56%) JIRA
5 109 (4.44%) Maven
6 89 (3.63%) TeamCity
7 56 (2.28%) Vagrant
8 31 (1.26%) Ant
8 31 (1.26%) Selenium
9 30 (1.22%) Travis CI
10 21 (0.86%) Gradle
11 18 (0.73%) Eclipse
11 18 (0.73%) JUnit
12 17 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 17 (0.69%) PHPUnit
12 17 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
13 13 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (0.49%) Bugzilla
14 12 (0.49%) GCC
14 12 (0.49%) Hudson
General
1 484 (19.71%) Finance
2 162 (6.60%) Banking
3 84 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 76 (3.10%) Retail
5 69 (2.81%) Games
6 55 (2.24%) Marketing
7 52 (2.12%) Publishing
8 34 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 27 (1.10%) Electronics
10 26 (1.06%) Back Office
11 23 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.81%) Law
13 18 (0.73%) Advertising
14 15 (0.61%) Investment Banking
15 14 (0.57%) Legal
16 13 (0.53%) International Banking
17 10 (0.41%) French Language
18 8 (0.33%) Front Office
19 7 (0.29%) Online Betting
20 6 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 581 (23.67%) Administrator
2 544 (22.16%) Linux Engineer
3 410 (16.70%) Linux Administrator
4 395 (16.09%) Systems Administrator
5 296 (12.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 264 (10.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 208 (8.47%) Analyst
8 190 (7.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 173 (7.05%) Systems Engineer
10 162 (6.60%) Linux Support
11 147 (5.99%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 145 (5.91%) Developer
13 139 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 132 (5.38%) Support Engineer
15 130 (5.30%) Cloud Engineer
16 121 (4.93%) Applications Support
17 115 (4.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 107 (4.36%) AWS Engineer
19 105 (4.28%) Architect
20 87 (3.54%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 382 (15.56%) LAMP
2 286 (11.65%) Web Services
3 149 (6.07%) Middleware
4 146 (5.95%) .NET
5 87 (3.54%) HTML
6 80 (3.26%) JSON
7 76 (3.10%) CSS
8 75 (3.05%) XML
9 67 (2.73%) SOAP
10 57 (2.32%) jQuery
11 55 (2.24%) ActiveMQ
12 52 (2.12%) RabbitMQ
13 47 (1.91%) REST
14 44 (1.79%) J2EE
15 43 (1.75%) LEMP Stack
16 40 (1.63%) Ajax
17 33 (1.34%) MCollective
17 33 (1.34%) Memcached
18 30 (1.22%) Spring
19 29 (1.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 271 (11.04%) Data Centre
2 154 (6.27%) Clustering
3 150 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 119 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 73 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 61 (2.48%) Derivative
7 60 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 50 (2.04%) Replication
9 46 (1.87%) Hedge funds
10 44 (1.79%) Public Cloud
11 43 (1.75%) Equities
12 41 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
13 40 (1.63%) Statistics
14 39 (1.59%) HP Storage
15 38 (1.55%) PKI
16 35 (1.43%) User Experience
17 32 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
18 30 (1.22%) Mathematics
19 25 (1.02%) iPad
19 25 (1.02%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2455 (100.00%) Linux
2 1061 (43.22%) Windows
3 637 (25.95%) Unix
4 592 (24.11%) CentOS
5 527 (21.47%) Windows Server
6 281 (11.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 269 (10.96%) Solaris
8 255 (10.39%) Ubuntu
9 206 (8.39%) AIX
10 185 (7.54%) Debian
11 184 (7.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 148 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 69 (2.81%) SUSE
14 64 (2.61%) HPUX
15 48 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
16 42 (1.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 40 (1.63%) Windows 7
18 36 (1.47%) Mac OS X
19 27 (1.10%) FreeBSD
20 25 (1.02%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (21.30%) DevOps
2 480 (19.55%) ITIL
3 465 (18.94%) Configuration Management
4 426 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
5 338 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
6 245 (9.98%) High Availability
7 215 (8.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 171 (6.97%) Performance Tuning
9 170 (6.92%) Load Balancing
10 169 (6.88%) Scrum
11 160 (6.52%) Open Source
12 127 (5.17%) E-Commerce
13 120 (4.89%) Project Management
14 112 (4.56%) Service Management
15 104 (4.24%) Change Management
16 100 (4.07%) Web Operations
17 91 (3.71%) Incident Management
18 89 (3.63%) Mentoring
19 88 (3.58%) Service Delivery
20 79 (3.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 721 (29.37%) Bash Shell
2 664 (27.05%) Perl
3 620 (25.25%) Python
4 508 (20.69%) Java
5 495 (20.16%) SQL
6 406 (16.54%) Ruby
7 300 (12.22%) Shell Script
8 250 (10.18%) PowerShell
9 237 (9.65%) PHP
10 140 (5.70%) JavaScript
11 95 (3.87%) C
12 72 (2.93%) Korn
13 70 (2.85%) C++
14 39 (1.59%) PL/SQL
15 35 (1.43%) C#
16 26 (1.06%) Scala
17 23 (0.94%) Bourne shell
18 18 (0.73%) AWK
18 18 (0.73%) sed
19 17 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 232 (9.45%) Degree
2 193 (7.86%) Security Cleared
3 127 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 114 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
5 103 (4.20%) RHCE
6 80 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 77 (3.14%) CCNA
8 67 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
9 58 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 57 (2.32%) RHCSA
11 56 (2.28%) CCNP
12 50 (2.04%) MCSE
13 37 (1.51%) CISSP
13 37 (1.51%) DV Cleared
14 32 (1.30%) RHCT
15 26 (1.06%) CompTIA Security+
15 26 (1.06%) Security+ Certification
16 21 (0.86%) CCDE
16 21 (0.86%) CCIE
16 21 (0.86%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (3.91%) SLA
2 58 (2.36%) QA
3 24 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.12%) HL7
6 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.081%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (0.081%) GPG13
7 2 (0.081%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.081%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.041%) SAS 70
System Software
1 664 (27.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 330 (13.44%) Active Directory
3 233 (9.49%) vSphere
4 182 (7.41%) Docker
5 132 (5.38%) Hyper-V
6 128 (5.21%) Oracle RAC
7 105 (4.28%) Xen
8 93 (3.79%) KVM
9 87 (3.54%) NFS
10 77 (3.14%) VMware ESX
11 66 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
12 55 (2.24%) XenServer
13 45 (1.83%) XenApp
14 40 (1.63%) Varnish
15 33 (1.34%) Squid
16 32 (1.30%) iptables
17 29 (1.18%) Postfix
17 29 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 28 (1.14%) GPFS
19 26 (1.06%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 948 (38.62%) Puppet
2 485 (19.76%) Opscode Chef
3 431 (17.56%) Ansible
4 294 (11.98%) Nagios
5 129 (5.25%) Salt
6 93 (3.79%) ZABBIX
7 83 (3.38%) NetBackup
8 66 (2.69%) OpenAM
9 64 (2.61%) Cobbler
10 62 (2.53%) Graphite
10 62 (2.53%) Red Hat Satellite
11 59 (2.40%) SCCM
11 59 (2.40%) Tivoli
12 55 (2.24%) CFEngine
13 52 (2.12%) Zenoss
14 50 (2.04%) Opsview
15 46 (1.87%) Cacti
15 46 (1.87%) FortiGate
16 44 (1.79%) Control-M
16 44 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1854 (75.52%) Red Hat
2 939 (38.25%) VMware
3 734 (29.90%) Oracle
4 445 (18.13%) Microsoft
5 369 (15.03%) HP
6 315 (12.83%) Cisco
7 251 (10.22%) IBM
8 183 (7.45%) NetApp
9 129 (5.25%) Citrix
10 124 (5.05%) Sun
11 114 (4.64%) Symantec
12 113 (4.60%) F5
13 103 (4.20%) 3PAR
14 93 (3.79%) Veritas
15 83 (3.38%) EMC
16 79 (3.22%) Splunk
17 59 (2.40%) SolarWinds
18 57 (2.32%) SAP
19 56 (2.28%) Google
20 54 (2.20%) Juniper
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£40K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 20 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Maximum £70,000 plus up to 20% bonus, shares a
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: up to £45,000 depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Maximum £70,000 plus up to 20% bonus, shares a
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Webrecruit
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago