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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK
Rank 298 256 269
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +13
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 845 1320 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.01% 1.29% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.24% 4.95% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 703 1061 1031
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 £35,200 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
19943 26662 28761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 23.75% 26.04% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16823 22475 24128
Median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -48 798 £55,000 +10.00% 112
London -41 372 £60,000 +9.09% 44
South East +11 164 £50,000 +6.38% 22
City of London +40 87 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Berkshire +27 63 £60,000 +4.34% 6
Yorkshire -27 60 £45,000 -10.00% 9
East of England +19 54 £45,000 +20.00% 9
North West -28 53 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Reading +65 47 £60,000 - 5
Manchester -26 40 £45,000 +28.57% 3
South West +28 39 £37,500 -28.57% 6
West Yorkshire -20 38 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Leeds +5 36 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Surrey +55 34 £60,000 +14.28% 3
West Midlands +9 33 £40,000 -18.36% 6
Oxfordshire +19 25 £49,000 +3.97% 4
Scotland 0 25 £45,250 +6.47% 5
Gloucestershire -1 22 £37,500 -23.46%
East Midlands -34 22 £40,000 -5.89% 4
Hertfordshire +18 19 £45,000 -12.19% 2
York +12 19 £45,000 +2.27% 1
North Yorkshire 0 19 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Edinburgh -9 17 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Essex +10 16 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Nottinghamshire -4 15 £42,500 +9.67%
West Sussex +10 14 £47,500 +58.33% 1
East Sussex +7 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Nottingham +3 13 £42,500 +13.33%
Brighton +5 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Birmingham +10 11 £38,250 -23.50%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 1895 (100.00%) Linux
2 1436 (75.78%) Red Hat
3 728 (38.42%) Windows
4 633 (33.40%) Puppet
5 630 (33.25%) VMware
6 593 (31.29%) Python
7 552 (29.13%) Unix
8 548 (28.92%) DevOps
9 534 (28.18%) CentOS
10 500 (26.39%) Bash Shell
11 484 (25.54%) Finance
12 468 (24.70%) Amazon AWS
13 459 (24.22%) Perl
14 446 (23.54%) Oracle
15 441 (23.27%) Apache
16 393 (20.74%) Java
17 387 (20.42%) VMware Infrastructure
18 384 (20.26%) Ansible
19 370 (19.53%) Microsoft
20 365 (19.26%) Opscode Chef
21 354 (18.68%) Configuration Management
22 350 (18.47%) SQL
23 321 (16.94%) Windows Server
24 320 (16.89%) Tomcat
25 312 (16.46%) ITIL
26 303 (15.99%) MySQL
27 302 (15.94%) Jenkins
28 297 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
29 290 (15.30%) Ruby
30 280 (14.78%) DNS

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
1 441 (23.27%) Apache
2 320 (16.89%) Tomcat
3 243 (12.82%) JBoss
4 156 (8.23%) WebSphere
5 143 (7.55%) IIS
6 118 (6.23%) WebLogic
7 108 (5.70%) OpenStack
8 73 (3.85%) nginx
9 58 (3.06%) MS Exchange
10 56 (2.96%) CloudStack
11 55 (2.90%) Confluence
12 54 (2.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 40 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
14 34 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
14 34 (1.79%) SharePoint
15 33 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
16 31 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
17 29 (1.53%) Apache Spark
18 27 (1.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 26 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 113 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.27%) MS Office
3 14 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.053%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.053%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.053%) Houdini
5 1 (0.053%) Maya
5 1 (0.053%) MS Project
5 1 (0.053%) NUKE
5 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.26%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.16%) Eikon
4 3 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.11%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.11%) RMDS
5 2 (0.11%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.053%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.053%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.053%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.053%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 468 (24.70%) Amazon AWS
2 140 (7.39%) SaaS
3 87 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 80 (4.22%) PaaS
5 69 (3.64%) Office 365
6 63 (3.32%) IaaS
7 61 (3.22%) Amazon EC2
8 30 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (1.21%) G Suite
10 19 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 18 (0.95%) Heroku
12 17 (0.90%) OpenShift
13 16 (0.84%) Amazon S3
14 15 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
14 15 (0.79%) GitHub
15 14 (0.74%) Slack
16 9 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
17 8 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 6 (0.32%) AWS OpsWorks
19 5 (0.26%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 280 (14.78%) DNS
2 254 (13.40%) TCP/IP
3 228 (12.03%) Firewall
4 203 (10.71%) SAN
5 142 (7.49%) LDAP
6 139 (7.34%) DHCP
7 110 (5.80%) VPN
8 106 (5.59%) HTTP
9 85 (4.49%) LAN
9 85 (4.49%) WAN
10 84 (4.43%) SSL
11 69 (3.64%) Internet
11 69 (3.64%) SMTP
12 58 (3.06%) NAS
13 45 (2.37%) VLAN
14 40 (2.11%) IMAP
15 39 (2.06%) SSH
16 38 (2.01%) iSCSI
17 37 (1.95%) Network Security
18 33 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (15.99%) MySQL
2 247 (13.03%) SQL Server
3 115 (6.07%) Oracle Database
4 88 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
5 84 (4.43%) Relational Database
6 77 (4.06%) MongoDB
7 74 (3.91%) NoSQL
8 69 (3.64%) Hadoop
9 59 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
10 57 (3.01%) Oracle Database 11g
11 47 (2.48%) RDBMS
12 41 (2.16%) Redis
13 36 (1.90%) Big Data
14 27 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
15 24 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (1.00%) DB2
17 19 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
18 18 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
19 16 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 302 (15.94%) Jenkins
2 197 (10.40%) Git (software)
3 112 (5.91%) TeamCity
4 105 (5.54%) JIRA
5 98 (5.17%) Subversion
6 68 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 46 (2.43%) Vagrant
8 43 (2.27%) Maven
9 41 (2.16%) Gradle
10 39 (2.06%) Hudson
11 26 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
13 23 (1.21%) Eclipse
14 21 (1.11%) GoCD
14 21 (1.11%) MSBuild
15 19 (1.00%) Bitbucket
16 14 (0.74%) JUnit
17 13 (0.69%) EasyMock
17 13 (0.69%) FishEye
17 13 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 484 (25.54%) Finance
2 236 (12.45%) Banking
3 69 (3.64%) Retail
3 69 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 51 (2.69%) Games
5 42 (2.22%) Marketing
6 30 (1.58%) Investment Banking
7 25 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 24 (1.27%) Front Office
9 22 (1.16%) Back Office
9 22 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 21 (1.11%) Law
11 17 (0.90%) Advertising
12 16 (0.84%) Publishing
13 13 (0.69%) Legal
14 9 (0.47%) Electronics
15 6 (0.32%) Billing
15 6 (0.32%) French Language
16 4 (0.21%) Automotive
17 3 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 534 (28.18%) Linux Engineer
2 402 (21.21%) Administrator
3 332 (17.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 291 (15.36%) Systems Administrator
5 271 (14.30%) Linux Administrator
6 211 (11.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 176 (9.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 155 (8.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 138 (7.28%) Systems Engineer
10 126 (6.65%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 124 (6.54%) Support Engineer
12 118 (6.23%) Architect
13 107 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 105 (5.54%) Analyst
14 105 (5.54%) Developer
15 103 (5.44%) Cloud Engineer
16 86 (4.54%) Senior Linux Engineer
17 85 (4.49%) AWS Engineer
18 80 (4.22%) Linux Support
19 79 (4.17%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (9.60%) LAMP
2 178 (9.39%) Web Services
3 133 (7.02%) Middleware
4 106 (5.59%) .NET
5 86 (4.54%) XML
6 38 (2.01%) jQuery
7 35 (1.85%) Node.js
8 34 (1.79%) JSON
8 34 (1.79%) Spring
9 32 (1.69%) Java EE
10 31 (1.64%) J2EE
11 30 (1.58%) LEMP Stack
12 27 (1.42%) AngularJS
12 27 (1.42%) HTML
12 27 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
13 24 (1.27%) REST
13 24 (1.27%) SOAP
14 21 (1.11%) RESTful
15 20 (1.06%) LAPP Stack
16 19 (1.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 264 (13.93%) Data Centre
2 100 (5.28%) Clustering
3 78 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 75 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 61 (3.22%) Fintech
6 60 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 55 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
8 51 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
9 36 (1.90%) Public Cloud
9 36 (1.90%) Replication
10 33 (1.74%) Fat Client
10 33 (1.74%) Thin Client
11 31 (1.64%) EMC VNX
12 30 (1.58%) Hedge funds
13 25 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
14 22 (1.16%) Derivative
15 19 (1.00%) Private Cloud
16 17 (0.90%) Wiki
17 16 (0.84%) Mobile App
17 16 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1895 (100.00%) Linux
2 728 (38.42%) Windows
3 552 (29.13%) Unix
4 534 (28.18%) CentOS
5 321 (16.94%) Windows Server
6 222 (11.72%) Ubuntu
7 199 (10.50%) Solaris
8 192 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 137 (7.23%) Debian
10 124 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 99 (5.22%) AIX
12 57 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
13 50 (2.64%) SUSE
14 47 (2.48%) HPUX
15 41 (2.16%) Fedora
16 36 (1.90%) Windows 7
17 20 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 20 (1.06%) Windows 10
18 16 (0.84%) Mac OS X
19 14 (0.74%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 548 (28.92%) DevOps
2 354 (18.68%) Configuration Management
3 312 (16.46%) ITIL
4 297 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
5 205 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
6 190 (10.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 173 (9.13%) Open Source
8 158 (8.34%) High Availability
9 133 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
9 133 (7.02%) Scrum
10 117 (6.17%) Migration
11 98 (5.17%) E-Commerce
12 97 (5.12%) Root Cause Analysis
13 95 (5.01%) Mentoring
14 92 (4.85%) Problem Management
15 89 (4.70%) Load Balancing
16 78 (4.12%) Line Management
17 77 (4.06%) Project Management
18 74 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
19 72 (3.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 593 (31.29%) Python
2 500 (26.39%) Bash Shell
3 459 (24.22%) Perl
4 393 (20.74%) Java
5 350 (18.47%) SQL
6 290 (15.30%) Ruby
7 256 (13.51%) Shell Script
8 234 (12.35%) PowerShell
9 169 (8.92%) PHP
10 76 (4.01%) C
10 76 (4.01%) Korn
11 68 (3.59%) JavaScript
12 63 (3.32%) C++
13 47 (2.48%) PL/SQL
14 35 (1.85%) Bourne shell
15 28 (1.48%) Go
16 19 (1.00%) C#
17 16 (0.84%) Groovy
18 12 (0.63%) AWK
19 10 (0.53%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 129 (6.81%) Degree
2 93 (4.91%) Security Cleared
3 61 (3.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 59 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (2.69%) RHCE
6 47 (2.48%) SC Cleared
7 43 (2.27%) CCNA
7 43 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 43 (2.27%) MCSE
8 27 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (1.27%) AWS Certification
9 24 (1.27%) RHCA
10 21 (1.11%) RHCSA
11 20 (1.06%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.79%) CCNP
13 14 (0.74%) MCITP
13 14 (0.74%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (0.69%) EMC Certification
15 12 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (0.42%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.06%) PCI DSS
2 42 (2.22%) QA
3 35 (1.85%) SLA
4 13 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.053%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.053%) EMIR
7 1 (0.053%) GDPR
7 1 (0.053%) MiFID
System Software
1 387 (20.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 262 (13.83%) Active Directory
3 175 (9.23%) Docker
4 167 (8.81%) vSphere
5 90 (4.75%) Hyper-V
6 73 (3.85%) Xen
7 70 (3.69%) NFS
8 64 (3.38%) XenServer
9 51 (2.69%) vCloud
10 50 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
11 49 (2.59%) VMware ESX
12 48 (2.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 39 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
14 33 (1.74%) KVM
15 32 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
16 31 (1.64%) Terminal Services
17 29 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
18 26 (1.37%) Firmware
19 24 (1.27%) XenApp
20 23 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 633 (33.40%) Puppet
2 384 (20.26%) Ansible
3 365 (19.26%) Opscode Chef
4 154 (8.13%) Nagios
5 94 (4.96%) Red Hat Satellite
6 91 (4.80%) Terraform
7 74 (3.91%) SCCM
8 54 (2.85%) Cobbler
9 52 (2.74%) Salt
10 38 (2.01%) Tivoli
11 35 (1.85%) NetBackup
12 31 (1.64%) SCOM
12 31 (1.64%) ZABBIX
13 26 (1.37%) SELinux
13 26 (1.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 22 (1.16%) Rundeck
15 21 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
15 21 (1.11%) Oracle ZFS
16 20 (1.06%) yum
17 19 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1436 (75.78%) Red Hat
2 630 (33.25%) VMware
3 446 (23.54%) Oracle
4 370 (19.53%) Microsoft
5 155 (8.18%) Cisco
6 140 (7.39%) HP
7 119 (6.28%) Citrix
8 97 (5.12%) IBM
9 91 (4.80%) Splunk
10 83 (4.38%) EMC
10 83 (4.38%) Veritas
11 60 (3.17%) NetApp
12 57 (3.01%) Google
13 56 (2.96%) Sun
14 54 (2.85%) EnterpriseDB
15 51 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
16 43 (2.27%) Atlassian
16 43 (2.27%) BMC
17 42 (2.22%) Informatica
18 33 (1.74%) ServiceNow
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £650000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £85000.00 - £100000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Morson International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £31,000 to £46,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 70,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago