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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 272 284 260
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1131 1191 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.11% 1.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.66% 4.24% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 950 949 1017
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 £30,000 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%

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
24295 28087 30823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.87% 26.09% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20817 23687 25570
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -2 1053 £52,500 +5.00% 96
London +6 472 £57,500 +4.54% 39
South East +42 306 £50,500 +14.77% 27
Berkshire +60 154 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Reading +40 98 £57,500 +109.09% 5
Hampshire +37 88 £50,000 +17.64% 8
East of England +29 63 £55,000 +25.71% 3
City of London +12 63 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Yorkshire -16 61 £42,500 -10.52% 5
South West -19 47 £52,500 +13.51% 7
West Midlands +4 44 £46,250 -7.50% 4
North West +1 40 £35,000 -12.50% 6
West Yorkshire -31 36 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Hertfordshire +28 33 £55,000 +7.31% 1
Surrey -13 33 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Southampton - 27 £47,500 - 4
Leeds -27 26 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Bracknell +24 24 £51,250 +20.58% 5
Portsmouth +19 20 £47,500 +23.37% 2
South Wales +10 20 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Wales +5 20 £36,250 -9.37% 1
Woking +8 18 £52,500 +5.00%
Cambridgeshire +3 17 £50,000 +17.64%
Scotland -2 17 £39,000 -2.50% 1
North East +17 16 £45,000 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 16 £45,000 - 4
Tyne and Wear +7 16 £45,000 - 4
East Midlands +5 16 £48,000 +31.50% 1
Manchester -31 16 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Cardiff +7 15 £35,000 -12.50% 1

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 2268 (100.00%) Linux
2 1772 (78.13%) Red Hat
3 1040 (45.86%) Windows
4 919 (40.52%) VMware
5 872 (38.45%) Puppet
6 698 (30.78%) Perl
7 647 (28.53%) Oracle
8 635 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 597 (26.32%) Apache
10 596 (26.28%) Unix
11 593 (26.15%) Bash Shell
12 573 (25.26%) Python
13 562 (24.78%) CentOS
14 561 (24.74%) Finance
15 554 (24.43%) Amazon AWS
16 516 (22.75%) Windows Server
17 482 (21.25%) SAN
18 481 (21.21%) DevOps
19 465 (20.50%) ITIL
20 464 (20.46%) Microsoft
21 445 (19.62%) SQL
22 424 (18.69%) Java
23 423 (18.65%) Firewall
24 419 (18.47%) Tomcat
25 416 (18.34%) SQL Server
26 393 (17.33%) MySQL
27 381 (16.80%) Active Directory
27 381 (16.80%) Opscode Chef
28 371 (16.36%) Configuration Management
29 354 (15.61%) HP

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
1 597 (26.32%) Apache
2 419 (18.47%) Tomcat
3 244 (10.76%) JBoss
4 221 (9.74%) IIS
5 178 (7.85%) WebSphere
6 155 (6.83%) WebLogic
7 125 (5.51%) nginx
8 124 (5.47%) OpenStack
9 121 (5.34%) MS Exchange
10 101 (4.45%) Confluence
11 93 (4.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 90 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
13 62 (2.73%) SharePoint
14 48 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
15 44 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
16 39 (1.72%) CloudStack
17 33 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
18 28 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
19 27 (1.19%) CMS
19 27 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 162 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 54 (2.38%) MS Office
3 17 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.22%) SAP EWM
2 5 (0.22%) SAP SCM
3 3 (0.13%) Hi Portfolio
3 3 (0.13%) RMDS
4 2 (0.088%) MetaTrader
4 2 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.044%) Documaker
5 1 (0.044%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.044%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.044%) Magento
5 1 (0.044%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 554 (24.43%) Amazon AWS
2 195 (8.60%) SaaS
3 136 (6.00%) Office 365
4 130 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 128 (5.64%) PaaS
6 87 (3.84%) IaaS
7 56 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
8 44 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (1.23%) OpenShift
10 23 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
11 22 (0.97%) CloudBees
12 19 (0.84%) Amazon S3
13 18 (0.79%) SoftLayer
14 17 (0.75%) Google Apps
15 16 (0.71%) AWS OpsWorks
16 15 (0.66%) Slack
17 14 (0.62%) GitHub
18 9 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 7 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
20 6 (0.26%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 482 (21.25%) SAN
2 423 (18.65%) Firewall
3 348 (15.34%) TCP/IP
4 324 (14.29%) DNS
5 194 (8.55%) NAS
6 188 (8.29%) LDAP
7 175 (7.72%) HTTP
8 166 (7.32%) WAN
9 159 (7.01%) LAN
10 139 (6.13%) VPN
11 109 (4.81%) Internet
12 108 (4.76%) DHCP
13 63 (2.78%) SSL
14 56 (2.47%) VLAN
15 55 (2.43%) iSCSI
16 52 (2.29%) VoIP
17 46 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
18 43 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
19 42 (1.85%) IPsec
20 40 (1.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (18.34%) SQL Server
2 393 (17.33%) MySQL
3 157 (6.92%) Relational Database
4 130 (5.73%) Oracle Database
5 111 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
6 92 (4.06%) RDBMS
7 73 (3.22%) MongoDB
8 56 (2.47%) NoSQL
9 54 (2.38%) Redis
10 53 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 49 (2.16%) Big Data
11 49 (2.16%) Hadoop
12 46 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 45 (1.98%) DB2
14 44 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 28 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
16 26 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
17 22 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
18 21 (0.93%) Informix
19 19 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 348 (15.34%) Jenkins
2 225 (9.92%) Git (software)
3 218 (9.61%) Subversion
4 164 (7.23%) JIRA
5 83 (3.66%) TeamCity
6 58 (2.56%) Maven
7 46 (2.03%) Vagrant
8 25 (1.10%) Ant
9 21 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
11 14 (0.62%) Eclipse
11 14 (0.62%) Selenium
12 13 (0.57%) GCC
12 13 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (0.57%) PHPUnit
13 12 (0.53%) Gradle
14 11 (0.49%) Hudson
14 11 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (0.40%) Bugzilla
15 9 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 561 (24.74%) Finance
2 192 (8.47%) Banking
3 107 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 57 (2.51%) Retail
5 51 (2.25%) Financial Institution
6 48 (2.12%) Games
7 46 (2.03%) Marketing
8 31 (1.37%) Publishing
9 26 (1.15%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.06%) Back Office
11 20 (0.88%) Electronics
12 18 (0.79%) Advertising
13 14 (0.62%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.44%) Front Office
14 10 (0.44%) Legal
15 7 (0.31%) German Language
16 4 (0.18%) Billing
16 4 (0.18%) French Language
17 3 (0.13%) Law
17 3 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 521 (22.97%) Linux Engineer
2 499 (22.00%) Administrator
3 391 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
4 335 (14.77%) Linux Administrator
5 278 (12.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 223 (9.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 213 (9.39%) Support Engineer
8 206 (9.08%) Linux Support
9 192 (8.47%) Applications Support
10 174 (7.67%) Analyst
11 171 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 166 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
13 129 (5.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 121 (5.34%) Linux Support Engineer
15 118 (5.20%) Cloud Engineer
16 107 (4.72%) Windows Engineer
17 102 (4.50%) Architect
18 98 (4.32%) Developer
19 97 (4.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
20 82 (3.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (12.30%) LAMP
2 256 (11.29%) Web Services
3 171 (7.54%) Middleware
4 107 (4.72%) .NET
5 78 (3.44%) XML
6 61 (2.69%) JSON
7 57 (2.51%) HTML
8 46 (2.03%) J2EE
8 46 (2.03%) REST
9 42 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
10 40 (1.76%) jQuery
10 40 (1.76%) RabbitMQ
10 40 (1.76%) SOAP
11 37 (1.63%) LAPP Stack
12 36 (1.59%) JMS
13 31 (1.37%) CSS
14 29 (1.28%) Java EE
15 26 (1.15%) LEMP Stack
16 25 (1.10%) AngularJS
17 23 (1.01%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 324 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 160 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (6.08%) Clustering
4 97 (4.28%) Computer Science
5 83 (3.66%) Derivative
6 70 (3.09%) Equities
7 59 (2.60%) Management Information System
8 52 (2.29%) Public Cloud
9 47 (2.07%) Replication
10 45 (1.98%) PKI
11 44 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
12 36 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
13 35 (1.54%) Fintech
14 34 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
15 31 (1.37%) Hedge funds
16 27 (1.19%) iPad
16 27 (1.19%) Mathematics
16 27 (1.19%) Statistics
17 26 (1.15%) HP Storage
18 24 (1.06%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2268 (100.00%) Linux
2 1040 (45.86%) Windows
3 596 (26.28%) Unix
4 562 (24.78%) CentOS
5 516 (22.75%) Windows Server
6 271 (11.95%) Solaris
7 242 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 228 (10.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 207 (9.13%) Ubuntu
10 177 (7.80%) AIX
11 167 (7.36%) Debian
12 104 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 82 (3.62%) SUSE
14 70 (3.09%) HPUX
15 53 (2.34%) Oracle Linux
16 47 (2.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 40 (1.76%) Windows 7
18 37 (1.63%) Windows 8
19 32 (1.41%) FreeBSD
20 25 (1.10%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (21.21%) DevOps
2 465 (20.50%) ITIL
3 371 (16.36%) Configuration Management
4 335 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
5 185 (8.16%) High Availability
6 184 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
7 175 (7.72%) Load Balancing
8 168 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 127 (5.60%) Project Management
10 125 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
11 123 (5.42%) Scrum
12 121 (5.34%) Service Management
13 112 (4.94%) Open Source
14 110 (4.85%) Mentoring
15 94 (4.14%) Web Operations
16 92 (4.06%) Change Management
17 85 (3.75%) E-Commerce
17 85 (3.75%) Migration
18 82 (3.62%) Problem Management
19 74 (3.26%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 698 (30.78%) Perl
2 593 (26.15%) Bash Shell
3 573 (25.26%) Python
4 445 (19.62%) SQL
5 424 (18.69%) Java
6 337 (14.86%) Ruby
7 302 (13.32%) PowerShell
8 261 (11.51%) Shell Script
9 184 (8.11%) PHP
10 99 (4.37%) C
11 94 (4.14%) JavaScript
12 76 (3.35%) C++
13 69 (3.04%) Korn
14 37 (1.63%) C#
15 33 (1.46%) Bourne shell
16 24 (1.06%) PL/SQL
17 20 (0.88%) VB
18 18 (0.79%) T-SQL
19 13 (0.57%) Scala
20 11 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 245 (10.80%) Degree
2 138 (6.08%) Security Cleared
3 129 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
4 98 (4.32%) CCNA
5 97 (4.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 90 (3.97%) SC Cleared
7 85 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
7 85 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 76 (3.35%) RHCE
9 72 (3.17%) RHCSA
10 66 (2.91%) MCSE
11 55 (2.43%) CCNP
12 40 (1.76%) RHCA
13 37 (1.63%) MCITP
14 27 (1.19%) MCSA
15 17 (0.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 16 (0.71%) EMC Certification
17 15 (0.66%) DV Cleared
18 13 (0.57%) ISEB
19 12 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (4.37%) SLA
2 69 (3.04%) QA
3 45 (1.98%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.088%) COBIT
7 2 (0.088%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.088%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (0.088%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.088%) SEPA
8 1 (0.044%) GPG13
8 1 (0.044%) SAS 70
System Software
1 635 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 381 (16.80%) Active Directory
3 274 (12.08%) vSphere
4 180 (7.94%) Hyper-V
5 150 (6.61%) Docker
6 137 (6.04%) Oracle RAC
7 90 (3.97%) KVM
8 76 (3.35%) VMware ESX
9 75 (3.31%) NFS
10 73 (3.22%) VMware ESXi
11 72 (3.17%) vCloud
12 65 (2.87%) XenApp
13 55 (2.43%) Xen
14 49 (2.16%) Virtual Machines
15 46 (2.03%) XenServer
16 36 (1.59%) Firmware
17 33 (1.46%) Varnish
18 32 (1.41%) Postfix
18 32 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 30 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 872 (38.45%) Puppet
2 381 (16.80%) Opscode Chef
3 327 (14.42%) Ansible
4 288 (12.70%) Nagios
5 97 (4.28%) NetBackup
6 93 (4.10%) SCCM
7 88 (3.88%) Salt
8 82 (3.62%) Cobbler
9 77 (3.40%) Tivoli
10 75 (3.31%) Control-M
10 75 (3.31%) OpenAM
11 63 (2.78%) OpenView
12 57 (2.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 55 (2.43%) Terraform
14 52 (2.29%) Zenoss
15 38 (1.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 37 (1.63%) yum
17 35 (1.54%) HAProxy
18 34 (1.50%) Graphite
18 34 (1.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1772 (78.13%) Red Hat
2 919 (40.52%) VMware
3 647 (28.53%) Oracle
4 464 (20.46%) Microsoft
5 354 (15.61%) HP
6 345 (15.21%) Cisco
7 174 (7.67%) Citrix
8 172 (7.58%) IBM
9 135 (5.95%) Sun
10 128 (5.64%) NetApp
11 113 (4.98%) EMC
12 95 (4.19%) 3PAR
13 94 (4.14%) Veritas
14 82 (3.62%) Symantec
15 69 (3.04%) F5
16 68 (3.00%) Splunk
17 55 (2.43%) Dell
18 35 (1.54%) SAP
19 33 (1.46%) Brocade
19 33 (1.46%) Veeam
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + penison, benefits, bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + OT + On-Call +++
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits Package!
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive basic + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Equity + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago