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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 271 284 264
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1134 1214 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.11% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.61% 4.20% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 941 967 1026
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,600 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.02% +1.17%

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
24595 28921 31385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.11% 26.35% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21037 24284 26234
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 July 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 July 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 +13 1060 £52,500 +5.00% 108
London +9 511 £56,250 -2.17% 47
South East +23 285 £51,750 +15.00% 23
Berkshire +58 149 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Reading +18 78 £57,500 +130.00% 6
Yorkshire +6 72 £40,875 -3.82% 11
Hampshire +28 71 £47,500 +11.76% 7
East of England +32 65 £55,000 +29.41% 3
City of London -4 63 £57,500 +4.54% 10
West Yorkshire -9 46 £40,000 -11.11% 10
South West -18 40 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Surrey -31 35 £55,000 -4.34% 4
West Midlands -3 33 £30,000 -33.33% 8
Leeds -14 31 £40,000 -15.78% 8
North West -3 28 £32,000 -5.88% 2
Hertfordshire +21 27 £55,000 +59.42% 2
East Midlands +18 26 £48,000 -4.00% 3
Bracknell +17 26 £51,250 +20.58%
Portsmouth +25 21 £40,500 -10.00% 1
South Yorkshire +15 17 £40,750 +48.18%
Southampton +10 16 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South Wales +1 16 £36,250 -8.22% 1
Wales -1 16 £36,250 -8.22% 1
Scotland -12 16 £38,670 -3.32% 5
Bradford +19 15 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 15 £44,500 +4.70%
Merseyside +5 15 £36,000 +63.63% 1
Liverpool 0 15 £36,000 +63.63% 1
Essex +4 14 £55,000 - 1
Cambridge -10 14 £44,500 +4.70%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2388 (100.00%) Linux
2 1832 (76.72%) Red Hat
3 1067 (44.68%) Windows
4 967 (40.49%) Puppet
5 954 (39.95%) VMware
6 716 (29.98%) Perl
7 710 (29.73%) Oracle
8 671 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 660 (27.64%) Bash Shell
10 627 (26.26%) Python
11 626 (26.21%) Apache
12 611 (25.59%) Unix
13 608 (25.46%) Amazon AWS
14 599 (25.08%) CentOS
15 540 (22.61%) Finance
15 540 (22.61%) Windows Server
16 503 (21.06%) DevOps
17 479 (20.06%) MySQL
18 475 (19.89%) SAN
19 472 (19.77%) ITIL
20 465 (19.47%) SQL
21 462 (19.35%) Firewall
22 460 (19.26%) Tomcat
22 460 (19.26%) Microsoft
23 454 (19.01%) Java
24 434 (18.17%) SQL Server
24 434 (18.17%) Configuration Management
25 431 (18.05%) Opscode Chef
26 426 (17.84%) Jenkins
27 392 (16.42%) Active Directory

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
1 626 (26.21%) Apache
2 460 (19.26%) Tomcat
3 265 (11.10%) JBoss
4 206 (8.63%) WebSphere
5 205 (8.58%) IIS
6 153 (6.41%) OpenStack
7 135 (5.65%) WebLogic
8 128 (5.36%) MS Exchange
9 123 (5.15%) nginx
10 107 (4.48%) Confluence
11 97 (4.06%) BizTalk Server
12 96 (4.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 57 (2.39%) SharePoint
13 57 (2.39%) WebSphere Application Server
14 52 (2.18%) CloudStack
15 50 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2013
16 33 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
17 32 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
18 29 (1.21%) CMS
19 22 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 131 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 43 (1.80%) MS Office
3 15 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.25%) MS Project
6 3 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.21%) SAP EWM
3 5 (0.21%) SAP SCM
4 4 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.13%) Documaker
5 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.13%) Hi Portfolio
5 3 (0.13%) MetaTrader
5 3 (0.13%) RMDS
6 1 (0.042%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.042%) Magento
6 1 (0.042%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.042%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 608 (25.46%) Amazon AWS
2 181 (7.58%) SaaS
3 154 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 129 (5.40%) Office 365
5 124 (5.19%) PaaS
6 90 (3.77%) IaaS
7 52 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
8 48 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
9 36 (1.51%) CloudBees
10 26 (1.09%) OpenShift
11 25 (1.05%) GitHub
11 25 (1.05%) Google Apps
12 19 (0.80%) Amazon S3
13 18 (0.75%) SoftLayer
14 17 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 12 (0.50%) AWS OpsWorks
16 8 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (0.34%) DigitalOcean
16 8 (0.34%) Linode
17 7 (0.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 475 (19.89%) SAN
2 462 (19.35%) Firewall
3 354 (14.82%) DNS
4 327 (13.69%) TCP/IP
5 203 (8.50%) LDAP
6 201 (8.42%) NAS
7 193 (8.08%) LAN
8 187 (7.83%) WAN
9 179 (7.50%) HTTP
10 122 (5.11%) DHCP
11 120 (5.03%) Internet
12 119 (4.98%) VPN
13 64 (2.68%) SSL
14 52 (2.18%) VLAN
15 51 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
16 48 (2.01%) VoIP
17 47 (1.97%) SMTP
18 46 (1.93%) iSCSI
19 37 (1.55%) Fibre Channel
20 35 (1.47%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 479 (20.06%) MySQL
2 434 (18.17%) SQL Server
3 162 (6.78%) Oracle Database
4 158 (6.62%) Relational Database
5 134 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
6 99 (4.15%) RDBMS
7 78 (3.27%) MongoDB
8 58 (2.43%) DB2
9 57 (2.39%) Redis
10 55 (2.30%) Big Data
10 55 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
11 54 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
12 49 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 44 (1.84%) Hadoop
13 44 (1.84%) NoSQL
14 29 (1.21%) Informix
14 29 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
15 28 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
16 24 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
17 22 (0.92%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 426 (17.84%) Jenkins
2 292 (12.23%) Git (software)
3 232 (9.72%) Subversion
4 158 (6.62%) JIRA
5 92 (3.85%) TeamCity
6 75 (3.14%) Maven
7 53 (2.22%) Vagrant
8 26 (1.09%) Ant
9 25 (1.05%) Travis CI
10 20 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 20 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
11 18 (0.75%) Eclipse
11 18 (0.75%) Gradle
12 13 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (0.54%) Selenium
12 13 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (0.50%) GCC
14 11 (0.46%) Hudson
15 10 (0.42%) PHPUnit
16 9 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 540 (22.61%) Finance
2 179 (7.50%) Banking
3 87 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 70 (2.93%) Retail
5 54 (2.26%) Games
6 50 (2.09%) Financial Institution
7 46 (1.93%) Marketing
8 45 (1.88%) Publishing
9 23 (0.96%) Back Office
10 22 (0.92%) Electronics
11 17 (0.71%) Advertising
12 16 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 16 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.42%) Front Office
13 10 (0.42%) Law
13 10 (0.42%) Legal
14 7 (0.29%) German Language
15 6 (0.25%) Billing
16 5 (0.21%) International Banking
17 3 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 540 (22.61%) Administrator
2 517 (21.65%) Linux Engineer
3 390 (16.33%) Systems Administrator
4 381 (15.95%) Linux Administrator
5 279 (11.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 235 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 209 (8.75%) Linux Support
8 196 (8.21%) Analyst
9 195 (8.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 190 (7.96%) Support Engineer
11 185 (7.75%) Applications Support
12 153 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
13 127 (5.32%) Cloud Engineer
14 114 (4.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 101 (4.23%) Developer
15 101 (4.23%) Linux Support Engineer
16 100 (4.19%) Architect
17 99 (4.15%) AWS Engineer
18 98 (4.10%) Windows Engineer
19 95 (3.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (13.40%) LAMP
2 293 (12.27%) Web Services
3 176 (7.37%) Middleware
4 126 (5.28%) .NET
5 78 (3.27%) XML
6 73 (3.06%) JSON
7 72 (3.02%) HTML
8 49 (2.05%) CSS
9 48 (2.01%) SOAP
10 47 (1.97%) ActiveMQ
11 44 (1.84%) J2EE
12 43 (1.80%) REST
13 41 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
14 37 (1.55%) LAPP Stack
15 36 (1.51%) jQuery
16 32 (1.34%) JMS
17 29 (1.21%) LEMP Stack
18 27 (1.13%) RESTful
19 25 (1.05%) Java EE
19 25 (1.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 307 (12.86%) Data Centre
2 146 (6.11%) Clustering
3 145 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
4 111 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 81 (3.39%) Derivative
6 66 (2.76%) Equities
7 59 (2.47%) Management Information System
8 57 (2.39%) Public Cloud
9 56 (2.35%) Replication
10 44 (1.84%) PKI
11 42 (1.76%) Enterprise Storage
12 37 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
14 33 (1.38%) Hedge funds
15 32 (1.34%) iPad
15 32 (1.34%) Statistics
16 31 (1.30%) HP Storage
16 31 (1.30%) Mathematics
17 26 (1.09%) Fintech
18 21 (0.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2388 (100.00%) Linux
2 1067 (44.68%) Windows
3 611 (25.59%) Unix
4 599 (25.08%) CentOS
5 540 (22.61%) Windows Server
6 287 (12.02%) Solaris
7 268 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 224 (9.38%) Ubuntu
9 212 (8.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 200 (8.38%) AIX
11 181 (7.58%) Debian
12 117 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 87 (3.64%) SUSE
14 69 (2.89%) HPUX
15 54 (2.26%) Oracle Linux
16 45 (1.88%) Windows 7
17 44 (1.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 37 (1.55%) Windows 8
19 29 (1.21%) FreeBSD
20 26 (1.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (21.06%) DevOps
2 472 (19.77%) ITIL
3 434 (18.17%) Configuration Management
4 382 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 256 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
6 209 (8.75%) High Availability
7 198 (8.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 162 (6.78%) Load Balancing
9 151 (6.32%) Scrum
10 144 (6.03%) Performance Tuning
11 134 (5.61%) Service Management
12 126 (5.28%) Project Management
13 117 (4.90%) Open Source
14 103 (4.31%) E-Commerce
14 103 (4.31%) Web Operations
15 100 (4.19%) Change Management
16 98 (4.10%) Mentoring
17 82 (3.43%) Migration
18 81 (3.39%) Problem Management
19 76 (3.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 716 (29.98%) Perl
2 660 (27.64%) Bash Shell
3 627 (26.26%) Python
4 465 (19.47%) SQL
5 454 (19.01%) Java
6 365 (15.28%) Ruby
7 292 (12.23%) PowerShell
8 280 (11.73%) Shell Script
9 201 (8.42%) PHP
10 103 (4.31%) JavaScript
11 99 (4.15%) C
12 75 (3.14%) C++
13 68 (2.85%) Korn
14 34 (1.42%) C#
15 31 (1.30%) Bourne shell
16 28 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 23 (0.96%) T-SQL
18 20 (0.84%) VB
19 15 (0.63%) AWK
19 15 (0.63%) sed
Qualifications
1 279 (11.68%) Degree
2 167 (6.99%) Security Cleared
3 114 (4.77%) SC Cleared
4 110 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
5 90 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 85 (3.56%) RHCE
7 82 (3.43%) CCNA
8 77 (3.22%) ITIL Certification
9 73 (3.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 65 (2.72%) RHCSA
11 57 (2.39%) MCSE
12 47 (1.97%) CCNP
13 32 (1.34%) RHCA
14 24 (1.01%) MCITP
15 22 (0.92%) MCSA
16 19 (0.80%) ISEB
17 18 (0.75%) RHCT
18 16 (0.67%) DV Cleared
19 15 (0.63%) MCP
20 14 (0.59%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (4.15%) SLA
2 65 (2.72%) QA
3 26 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.084%) COBIT
7 2 (0.084%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (0.084%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.084%) SEPA
8 1 (0.042%) GPG13
8 1 (0.042%) HL7
8 1 (0.042%) SAS 70
System Software
1 671 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 392 (16.42%) Active Directory
3 250 (10.47%) vSphere
4 163 (6.83%) Hyper-V
5 161 (6.74%) Docker
6 152 (6.37%) Oracle RAC
7 94 (3.94%) KVM
8 83 (3.48%) NFS
9 78 (3.27%) Xen
10 76 (3.18%) VMware ESX
11 70 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
12 66 (2.76%) Virtual Machines
13 59 (2.47%) XenApp
14 52 (2.18%) XenServer
15 50 (2.09%) vCloud
16 37 (1.55%) Firmware
16 37 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
17 36 (1.51%) Varnish
18 32 (1.34%) iptables
19 29 (1.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 967 (40.49%) Puppet
2 431 (18.05%) Opscode Chef
3 391 (16.37%) Ansible
4 298 (12.48%) Nagios
5 101 (4.23%) NetBackup
5 101 (4.23%) Salt
6 83 (3.48%) Cobbler
7 82 (3.43%) OpenAM
7 82 (3.43%) SCCM
8 71 (2.97%) Control-M
8 71 (2.97%) Tivoli
9 65 (2.72%) OpenView
9 65 (2.72%) Zenoss
10 62 (2.60%) ZABBIX
11 61 (2.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 46 (1.93%) Red Hat Satellite
12 46 (1.93%) Terraform
13 43 (1.80%) Graphite
14 42 (1.76%) FortiGate
15 38 (1.59%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1832 (76.72%) Red Hat
2 954 (39.95%) VMware
3 710 (29.73%) Oracle
4 460 (19.26%) Microsoft
5 376 (15.75%) HP
6 324 (13.57%) Cisco
7 219 (9.17%) IBM
8 158 (6.62%) Citrix
9 155 (6.49%) NetApp
10 153 (6.41%) Sun
11 108 (4.52%) 3PAR
12 100 (4.19%) EMC
13 97 (4.06%) Veritas
14 96 (4.02%) Symantec
15 83 (3.48%) F5
16 76 (3.18%) Splunk
17 53 (2.22%) Dell
18 45 (1.88%) Juniper
19 44 (1.84%) Google
20 41 (1.72%) SAP
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088.00 - £52387.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £30,00 to £35,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + OT + On-Call +++
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive basic + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bagshot, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £46,000 to £58,000 per annum + on call + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday