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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK
Rank 292 259 280
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +21
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 888 1270 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 1.27% 1.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.37% 4.85% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 737 1005 939
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20341 26180 28965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.23% 26.14% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17201 22098 24243
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 19 January 2017 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 19 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
England -36 834 £55,000 +10.00% 99
London -30 375 £60,000 +9.09% 48
South East 0 182 £52,500 +11.11% 18
City of London +40 89 £62,500 +13.63% 24
Berkshire +29 69 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Yorkshire -29 68 £45,000 -10.00% 6
North West -19 67 £43,349 +8.37% 6
East of England +21 57 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Reading +66 47 £62,500 +56.25% 4
West Yorkshire -20 43 £50,000 - 4
Leeds -16 41 £50,000 - 1
Manchester -39 39 £46,250 +15.62% 5
South West +28 35 £41,250 -17.50% 8
Surrey +21 34 £60,000 +27.65% 3
East Midlands -14 30 £40,000 -5.89% 1
Hampshire -26 28 £41,750 -1.76% 3
West Midlands -4 25 £47,500 -1.04% 5
Scotland -2 22 £45,000 +2.27% 3
West Sussex +28 21 £52,000 +96.22% 1
Gloucestershire +7 21 £37,500 -23.46%
Nottinghamshire +2 21 £42,500 +6.25%
York +9 20 £45,000 +4.65% 1
North Yorkshire +8 20 £45,000 +10.42% 1
Essex +8 20 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Merseyside +9 18 £34,712 -0.82% 1
Liverpool +8 16 £34,712 -0.82% 1
Oxfordshire +24 15 £31,500 -33.33% 1
Hertfordshire +10 15 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Nottingham -3 15 £42,500 +13.33%
Edinburgh -4 14 £50,000 +16.27% 2

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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 with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 1950 (100.00%) Linux
2 1487 (76.26%) Red Hat
3 784 (40.21%) Windows
4 675 (34.62%) VMware
5 635 (32.56%) Puppet
6 573 (29.38%) CentOS
7 565 (28.97%) Python
8 558 (28.62%) Unix
9 534 (27.38%) DevOps
10 513 (26.31%) Bash Shell
11 489 (25.08%) Finance
12 476 (24.41%) Oracle
13 474 (24.31%) Apache
14 471 (24.15%) Amazon AWS
15 461 (23.64%) Perl
16 426 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
17 401 (20.56%) Microsoft
18 364 (18.67%) SQL
19 363 (18.62%) Java
20 354 (18.15%) ITIL
21 352 (18.05%) Windows Server
22 345 (17.69%) Ansible
23 336 (17.23%) Tomcat
24 329 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
25 327 (16.77%) Configuration Management
26 306 (15.69%) MySQL
27 303 (15.54%) TCP/IP
28 292 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
29 288 (14.77%) Jenkins
29 288 (14.77%) Data Centre

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
1 474 (24.31%) Apache
2 336 (17.23%) Tomcat
3 240 (12.31%) JBoss
4 155 (7.95%) WebSphere
5 154 (7.90%) IIS
6 138 (7.08%) WebLogic
7 101 (5.18%) OpenStack
8 83 (4.26%) nginx
9 72 (3.69%) MS Exchange
10 54 (2.77%) Confluence
11 50 (2.56%) CloudStack
12 46 (2.36%) SharePoint
13 45 (2.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 41 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
14 41 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
15 39 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 34 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
17 28 (1.44%) Apache Spark
18 27 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
18 27 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 142 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 47 (2.41%) MS Office
3 17 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.051%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.051%) Houdini
6 1 (0.051%) Maya
6 1 (0.051%) NUKE
6 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.15%) Eikon
3 3 (0.15%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.10%) RMDS
4 2 (0.10%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.051%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.051%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.051%) Magento
5 1 (0.051%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.051%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 471 (24.15%) Amazon AWS
2 155 (7.95%) SaaS
3 95 (4.87%) PaaS
4 94 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 91 (4.67%) Office 365
6 72 (3.69%) IaaS
7 54 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
8 47 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 19 (0.97%) G Suite
10 19 (0.97%) OpenShift
10 19 (0.97%) Slack
11 18 (0.92%) Heroku
12 16 (0.82%) Amazon S3
12 16 (0.82%) GitHub
13 12 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (0.46%) AWS OpsWorks
15 7 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 6 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
17 4 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 303 (15.54%) TCP/IP
2 282 (14.46%) Firewall
3 280 (14.36%) DNS
4 250 (12.82%) SAN
5 140 (7.18%) VPN
6 135 (6.92%) DHCP
7 127 (6.51%) LDAP
8 119 (6.10%) HTTP
9 105 (5.38%) WAN
10 102 (5.23%) LAN
11 88 (4.51%) SSL
12 74 (3.79%) NAS
13 65 (3.33%) Internet
14 59 (3.03%) VLAN
15 58 (2.97%) SMTP
16 44 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
16 44 (2.26%) Network Security
17 43 (2.21%) VoIP
18 39 (2.00%) iSCSI
19 38 (1.95%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (15.69%) MySQL
2 271 (13.90%) SQL Server
3 123 (6.31%) Oracle Database
4 92 (4.72%) Relational Database
5 85 (4.36%) MongoDB
5 85 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
6 76 (3.90%) Hadoop
7 68 (3.49%) NoSQL
8 52 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 50 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 46 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
11 41 (2.10%) Redis
12 37 (1.90%) Big Data
13 28 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
15 25 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (0.87%) DB2
18 16 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
18 16 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 288 (14.77%) Jenkins
2 176 (9.03%) Git (software)
3 121 (6.21%) JIRA
4 114 (5.85%) Subversion
5 100 (5.13%) TeamCity
6 57 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 46 (2.36%) Vagrant
8 39 (2.00%) Maven
9 33 (1.69%) Hudson
10 27 (1.38%) Gradle
11 24 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
13 20 (1.03%) Eclipse
14 19 (0.97%) MSBuild
15 17 (0.87%) Bitbucket
16 14 (0.72%) Selenium
17 13 (0.67%) PHPUnit
18 12 (0.62%) FishEye
18 12 (0.62%) GoCD
18 12 (0.62%) JUnit
General
1 489 (25.08%) Finance
2 236 (12.10%) Banking
3 90 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 70 (3.59%) Retail
5 45 (2.31%) Games
6 43 (2.21%) Marketing
7 37 (1.90%) Investment Banking
8 34 (1.74%) Financial Institution
9 24 (1.23%) Front Office
10 20 (1.03%) Back Office
10 20 (1.03%) Law
10 20 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.03%) Publishing
11 17 (0.87%) Advertising
12 13 (0.67%) Legal
13 9 (0.46%) Electronics
14 6 (0.31%) Billing
15 5 (0.26%) French Language
16 4 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 542 (27.79%) Linux Engineer
2 436 (22.36%) Administrator
3 320 (16.41%) Systems Administrator
4 310 (15.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 296 (15.18%) Linux Administrator
6 237 (12.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 165 (8.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 163 (8.36%) Support Engineer
9 144 (7.38%) Systems Engineer
10 143 (7.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 126 (6.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 124 (6.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 117 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
14 115 (5.90%) Architect
15 110 (5.64%) Linux Support
16 106 (5.44%) Developer
17 105 (5.38%) Analyst
18 102 (5.23%) Applications Support
19 94 (4.82%) Linux Support Engineer
20 89 (4.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (9.85%) LAMP
2 186 (9.54%) Web Services
3 148 (7.59%) Middleware
4 99 (5.08%) .NET
5 90 (4.62%) XML
6 44 (2.26%) jQuery
6 44 (2.26%) JSON
7 37 (1.90%) AngularJS
8 33 (1.69%) LAPP Stack
9 32 (1.64%) Java EE
10 30 (1.54%) REST
11 29 (1.49%) HTML
11 29 (1.49%) LEMP Stack
12 28 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
13 27 (1.38%) J2EE
13 27 (1.38%) Node.js
13 27 (1.38%) Spring
14 24 (1.23%) SOAP
15 20 (1.03%) XSLT
16 18 (0.92%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 288 (14.77%) Data Centre
2 115 (5.90%) Clustering
3 89 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 62 (3.18%) Management Information System
6 60 (3.08%) Fintech
7 57 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
8 41 (2.10%) Public Cloud
9 35 (1.79%) Replication
10 34 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
11 33 (1.69%) Hedge funds
12 31 (1.59%) EMC VNX
13 30 (1.54%) Derivative
13 30 (1.54%) Fat Client
13 30 (1.54%) Mathematics
13 30 (1.54%) Thin Client
14 25 (1.28%) Statistics
15 24 (1.23%) Visualisation
16 23 (1.18%) Equities
17 18 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1950 (100.00%) Linux
2 784 (40.21%) Windows
3 573 (29.38%) CentOS
4 558 (28.62%) Unix
5 352 (18.05%) Windows Server
6 227 (11.64%) Ubuntu
7 225 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 187 (9.59%) Solaris
9 143 (7.33%) Debian
10 136 (6.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 95 (4.87%) AIX
12 72 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 56 (2.87%) SUSE
14 47 (2.41%) Fedora
15 44 (2.26%) HPUX
16 36 (1.85%) Windows 7
17 31 (1.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 19 (0.97%) Windows 10
19 17 (0.87%) FreeBSD
19 17 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (27.38%) DevOps
2 354 (18.15%) ITIL
3 327 (16.77%) Configuration Management
4 292 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
5 185 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
6 180 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 164 (8.41%) High Availability
8 149 (7.64%) Open Source
9 138 (7.08%) Performance Tuning
10 124 (6.36%) Scrum
11 117 (6.00%) Migration
12 108 (5.54%) Load Balancing
13 107 (5.49%) E-Commerce
14 101 (5.18%) Mentoring
15 100 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
16 98 (5.03%) Problem Management
17 88 (4.51%) Project Management
18 83 (4.26%) Presales
19 74 (3.79%) Change Management
20 71 (3.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 565 (28.97%) Python
2 513 (26.31%) Bash Shell
3 461 (23.64%) Perl
4 364 (18.67%) SQL
5 363 (18.62%) Java
6 284 (14.56%) Ruby
7 246 (12.62%) PowerShell
8 239 (12.26%) Shell Script
9 163 (8.36%) PHP
10 84 (4.31%) C
11 72 (3.69%) JavaScript
12 69 (3.54%) Korn
13 56 (2.87%) C++
14 43 (2.21%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.54%) Bourne shell
16 22 (1.13%) C#
17 17 (0.87%) Go
18 12 (0.62%) ANSI SQL
19 11 (0.56%) VBA
20 8 (0.41%) AWK
Qualifications
1 140 (7.18%) Degree
2 88 (4.51%) Security Cleared
3 85 (4.36%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 66 (3.38%) CCNA
6 57 (2.92%) MCSE
7 51 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
8 48 (2.46%) SC Cleared
8 48 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 42 (2.15%) RHCE
10 33 (1.69%) MCITP
11 28 (1.44%) RHCA
12 27 (1.38%) AWS Certification
13 25 (1.28%) RHCSA
14 21 (1.08%) CCNP
14 21 (1.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 20 (1.03%) DV Cleared
16 15 (0.77%) MCSA
17 14 (0.72%) EMC Certification
18 12 (0.62%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.69%) PCI DSS
2 56 (2.87%) QA
2 56 (2.87%) SLA
3 17 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.10%) GDPR
7 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.051%) EMIR
7 1 (0.051%) MiFID
System Software
1 426 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 273 (14.00%) Active Directory
3 203 (10.41%) vSphere
4 154 (7.90%) Docker
5 119 (6.10%) Hyper-V
6 78 (4.00%) vCloud
7 65 (3.33%) VMware ESX
8 63 (3.23%) Xen
9 59 (3.03%) NFS
9 59 (3.03%) XenServer
10 49 (2.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 48 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
12 47 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
13 43 (2.21%) KVM
14 40 (2.05%) Terminal Services
15 39 (2.00%) XenApp
16 29 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
17 28 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
18 26 (1.33%) Firmware
19 22 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 635 (32.56%) Puppet
2 345 (17.69%) Ansible
3 329 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
4 166 (8.51%) Nagios
5 87 (4.46%) Terraform
6 82 (4.21%) Red Hat Satellite
7 79 (4.05%) SCCM
8 61 (3.13%) Cobbler
9 48 (2.46%) Tivoli
10 41 (2.10%) Salt
11 38 (1.95%) NetBackup
12 32 (1.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 28 (1.44%) Control-M
14 27 (1.38%) OpenAM
14 27 (1.38%) SCOM
15 25 (1.28%) SELinux
15 25 (1.28%) WSUS
16 24 (1.23%) yum
17 23 (1.18%) Oracle ZFS
18 19 (0.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1487 (76.26%) Red Hat
2 675 (34.62%) VMware
3 476 (24.41%) Oracle
4 401 (20.56%) Microsoft
5 220 (11.28%) Cisco
6 163 (8.36%) HP
7 139 (7.13%) Citrix
8 100 (5.13%) IBM
9 92 (4.72%) Veritas
10 89 (4.56%) EMC
11 76 (3.90%) Splunk
12 66 (3.38%) NetApp
13 60 (3.08%) Sun
14 50 (2.56%) EnterpriseDB
15 45 (2.31%) Dell
15 45 (2.31%) Google
16 42 (2.15%) Atlassian
17 39 (2.00%) ServiceNow
18 34 (1.74%) 3PAR
19 33 (1.69%) CheckPoint
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 28 minutes ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45069.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000-£40000 pro rata
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + PHI, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Somerset
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago