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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 283 305 264
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -41
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1060 1116 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.11% 1.02% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.51% 3.91% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 878 933 997
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
23527 28564 30741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.69% 26.19% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19978 24234 25392
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 £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 30 September 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 September 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 +9 978 £52,500 +5.00% 127
London +23 415 £57,500 +4.54% 50
South East +50 297 £51,500 +14.44% 37
Berkshire +40 122 £57,500 +17.94% 5
Hampshire +45 98 £50,000 +17.64% 19
Reading +46 86 £60,000 +140.00% 4
South West -3 56 £52,500 +10.52% 7
East of England +25 55 £50,000 +1.01% 3
West Midlands +7 47 £47,500 +18.75% 1
North West -17 47 £40,000 -11.11% 10
City of London +6 46 £65,000 +18.18% 14
Yorkshire -26 46 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Surrey +17 44 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Southampton - 36 £47,500 - 5
West Yorkshire -20 31 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Hertfordshire +25 29 £52,500 -4.54%
Manchester -28 24 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Leeds -2 23 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Woking +17 21 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Portsmouth +16 21 £50,000 +29.87% 2
Scotland +9 21 £38,085 -5.96%
South Wales +6 21 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Wales 0 21 £42,500 +6.25% 9
Basingstoke -6 21 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 17 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bracknell - 17 £50,000 -
Watford +9 16 £24,000 -58.26%
Somerset +1 16 £37,500 +10.29%
Birmingham -22 16 £62,500 +4.16%
Bristol +11 15 £67,500 +35.00% 3

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2173 (100.00%) Linux
2 1677 (77.17%) Red Hat
3 978 (45.01%) Windows
4 865 (39.81%) VMware
5 829 (38.15%) Puppet
6 647 (29.77%) Perl
7 605 (27.84%) Oracle
8 600 (27.61%) Apache
9 591 (27.20%) VMware Infrastructure
10 581 (26.74%) CentOS
11 571 (26.28%) Bash Shell
12 559 (25.72%) Unix
13 552 (25.40%) Amazon AWS
14 550 (25.31%) Python
15 543 (24.99%) Finance
16 493 (22.69%) DevOps
17 482 (22.18%) Windows Server
18 471 (21.68%) Microsoft
19 441 (20.29%) SAN
20 433 (19.93%) ITIL
21 410 (18.87%) SQL
22 406 (18.68%) Tomcat
23 395 (18.18%) SQL Server
24 394 (18.13%) Firewall
25 393 (18.09%) Java
26 365 (16.80%) Active Directory
27 355 (16.34%) Configuration Management
28 354 (16.29%) MySQL
29 352 (16.20%) TCP/IP
30 341 (15.69%) Opscode Chef

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
1 600 (27.61%) Apache
2 406 (18.68%) Tomcat
3 249 (11.46%) JBoss
4 230 (10.58%) IIS
5 164 (7.55%) WebSphere
6 162 (7.46%) WebLogic
7 121 (5.57%) nginx
8 120 (5.52%) MS Exchange
9 103 (4.74%) OpenStack
10 91 (4.19%) Confluence
11 85 (3.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 84 (3.87%) BizTalk Server
13 76 (3.50%) SharePoint
14 47 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
15 38 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
16 32 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
17 31 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
18 27 (1.24%) CloudStack
18 27 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
19 25 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 174 (8.01%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.81%) MS Office
3 18 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.23%) SAP EWM
2 5 (0.23%) SAP SCM
3 3 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
3 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.14%) RMDS
4 2 (0.092%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.046%) Documaker
5 1 (0.046%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.046%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.046%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.046%) Magento
5 1 (0.046%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.046%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 552 (25.40%) Amazon AWS
2 192 (8.84%) SaaS
3 143 (6.58%) Office 365
4 127 (5.84%) PaaS
5 119 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 82 (3.77%) IaaS
7 59 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
8 55 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
9 26 (1.20%) OpenShift
10 21 (0.97%) Amazon S3
11 20 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
12 18 (0.83%) AWS OpsWorks
13 17 (0.78%) Slack
14 16 (0.74%) SoftLayer
15 15 (0.69%) GitHub
16 14 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 13 (0.60%) Google Apps
18 12 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
19 8 (0.37%) CloudBees
20 7 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 441 (20.29%) SAN
2 394 (18.13%) Firewall
3 352 (16.20%) TCP/IP
4 309 (14.22%) DNS
5 176 (8.10%) NAS
6 165 (7.59%) WAN
7 164 (7.55%) HTTP
8 159 (7.32%) LDAP
9 156 (7.18%) LAN
10 148 (6.81%) VPN
11 118 (5.43%) DHCP
12 99 (4.56%) Internet
13 66 (3.04%) VLAN
14 57 (2.62%) SSL
15 54 (2.49%) VoIP
16 50 (2.30%) iSCSI
17 45 (2.07%) IPsec
17 45 (2.07%) SMTP
18 41 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
19 40 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 354 (16.29%) MySQL
3 145 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 121 (5.57%) Oracle Database
5 108 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
6 84 (3.87%) RDBMS
7 72 (3.31%) NoSQL
8 71 (3.27%) MongoDB
9 50 (2.30%) Hadoop
10 47 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 45 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 44 (2.02%) Redis
13 38 (1.75%) Big Data
14 35 (1.61%) DB2
15 33 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
16 30 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
17 27 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
19 21 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
20 19 (0.87%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 313 (14.40%) Jenkins
2 196 (9.02%) Subversion
3 191 (8.79%) Git (software)
4 153 (7.04%) JIRA
5 81 (3.73%) TeamCity
6 45 (2.07%) Vagrant
7 41 (1.89%) Maven
8 21 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (0.92%) Eclipse
9 20 (0.92%) Gradle
10 19 (0.87%) Ant
10 19 (0.87%) PHPUnit
11 13 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
12 11 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
12 11 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (0.46%) Selenium
14 9 (0.41%) Bitbucket
14 9 (0.41%) GCC
14 9 (0.41%) Visual Studio
15 7 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 543 (24.99%) Finance
2 219 (10.08%) Banking
3 110 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 53 (2.44%) Retail
5 52 (2.39%) Financial Institution
6 50 (2.30%) Games
7 41 (1.89%) Marketing
8 30 (1.38%) Investment Banking
9 26 (1.20%) Publishing
10 23 (1.06%) Back Office
11 22 (1.01%) Electronics
12 13 (0.60%) Advertising
13 11 (0.51%) Front Office
13 11 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.46%) Legal
15 4 (0.18%) Billing
15 4 (0.18%) French Language
15 4 (0.18%) Law
15 4 (0.18%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.14%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 538 (24.76%) Linux Engineer
2 471 (21.68%) Administrator
3 363 (16.71%) Systems Administrator
4 314 (14.45%) Linux Administrator
5 260 (11.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 242 (11.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 218 (10.03%) Support Engineer
8 203 (9.34%) Linux Support
9 181 (8.33%) Applications Support
10 165 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
11 163 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 144 (6.63%) Analyst
13 134 (6.17%) Linux Support Engineer
14 132 (6.07%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 121 (5.57%) Cloud Engineer
16 120 (5.52%) Architect
17 100 (4.60%) Developer
18 93 (4.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
19 90 (4.14%) Applications Engineer
20 87 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (12.10%) LAMP
2 252 (11.60%) Web Services
3 169 (7.78%) Middleware
4 91 (4.19%) .NET
5 80 (3.68%) XML
6 57 (2.62%) JSON
7 49 (2.25%) jQuery
8 45 (2.07%) HTML
9 44 (2.02%) LAPP Stack
10 43 (1.98%) J2EE
11 41 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
12 39 (1.79%) REST
13 38 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
13 38 (1.75%) SOAP
14 32 (1.47%) Java EE
15 31 (1.43%) JMS
16 30 (1.38%) LEMP Stack
17 25 (1.15%) ELK Stack
18 24 (1.10%) CSS
19 21 (0.97%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 322 (14.82%) Data Centre
2 156 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
3 152 (6.99%) Clustering
4 91 (4.19%) Computer Science
5 75 (3.45%) Derivative
6 67 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 62 (2.85%) Equities
8 59 (2.72%) Public Cloud
9 45 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
10 43 (1.98%) Fintech
11 39 (1.79%) Replication
12 38 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
13 31 (1.43%) PKI
14 28 (1.29%) Hedge funds
15 27 (1.24%) Mathematics
16 25 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
17 24 (1.10%) Statistics
18 23 (1.06%) Fat Client
18 23 (1.06%) Thin Client
19 21 (0.97%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2173 (100.00%) Linux
2 978 (45.01%) Windows
3 581 (26.74%) CentOS
4 559 (25.72%) Unix
5 482 (22.18%) Windows Server
6 246 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 242 (11.14%) Solaris
8 226 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 204 (9.39%) Ubuntu
10 162 (7.46%) Debian
11 145 (6.67%) AIX
12 95 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 70 (3.22%) SUSE
14 59 (2.72%) HPUX
15 45 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
16 41 (1.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 37 (1.70%) Fedora
17 37 (1.70%) Windows 7
18 33 (1.52%) FreeBSD
18 33 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (22.69%) DevOps
2 433 (19.93%) ITIL
3 355 (16.34%) Configuration Management
4 300 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
5 172 (7.92%) High Availability
6 168 (7.73%) Load Balancing
7 151 (6.95%) Continuous Integration
8 148 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 125 (5.75%) Project Management
10 119 (5.48%) Mentoring
11 109 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
11 109 (5.02%) Service Management
12 108 (4.97%) Scrum
13 106 (4.88%) Open Source
14 94 (4.33%) Migration
15 92 (4.23%) Change Management
16 88 (4.05%) Problem Management
17 84 (3.87%) Information Security
18 81 (3.73%) E-Commerce
18 81 (3.73%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 647 (29.77%) Perl
2 571 (26.28%) Bash Shell
3 550 (25.31%) Python
4 410 (18.87%) SQL
5 393 (18.09%) Java
6 330 (15.19%) Ruby
7 299 (13.76%) PowerShell
8 244 (11.23%) Shell Script
9 190 (8.74%) PHP
10 101 (4.65%) C
11 92 (4.23%) JavaScript
12 81 (3.73%) C++
13 63 (2.90%) Korn
14 39 (1.79%) C#
15 32 (1.47%) Bourne shell
16 20 (0.92%) VB
17 18 (0.83%) PL/SQL
18 17 (0.78%) T-SQL
19 11 (0.51%) ANSI SQL
19 11 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 227 (10.45%) Degree
2 133 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
3 115 (5.29%) Security Cleared
4 106 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 101 (4.65%) CCNA
6 88 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 80 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
8 77 (3.54%) MCSE
9 76 (3.50%) SC Cleared
10 64 (2.95%) RHCSA
11 59 (2.72%) RHCE
12 53 (2.44%) CCNP
13 46 (2.12%) MCITP
14 40 (1.84%) RHCA
15 28 (1.29%) MCSA
16 25 (1.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 19 (0.87%) EMC Certification
18 17 (0.78%) AWS Certification
19 14 (0.64%) DV Cleared
20 12 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (3.91%) SLA
2 73 (3.36%) QA
3 50 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.092%) COBIT
6 2 (0.092%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.092%) SEPA
7 1 (0.046%) GPG13
7 1 (0.046%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 591 (27.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 365 (16.80%) Active Directory
3 276 (12.70%) vSphere
4 181 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 145 (6.67%) Docker
6 117 (5.38%) Oracle RAC
7 86 (3.96%) KVM
8 82 (3.77%) vCloud
9 72 (3.31%) NFS
9 72 (3.31%) VMware ESX
10 66 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
11 63 (2.90%) XenApp
12 47 (2.16%) Xen
13 46 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
14 44 (2.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 44 (2.02%) XenServer
15 42 (1.93%) Terminal Services
16 34 (1.56%) Varnish
17 30 (1.38%) Firmware
17 30 (1.38%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 829 (38.15%) Puppet
2 341 (15.69%) Opscode Chef
3 310 (14.27%) Ansible
4 252 (11.60%) Nagios
5 100 (4.60%) SCCM
6 87 (4.00%) NetBackup
7 77 (3.54%) Cobbler
8 74 (3.41%) Tivoli
9 71 (3.27%) Salt
10 68 (3.13%) Control-M
11 67 (3.08%) OpenAM
12 62 (2.85%) Terraform
13 54 (2.49%) OpenView
14 49 (2.25%) Zenoss
15 44 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 39 (1.79%) yum
17 38 (1.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
18 36 (1.66%) Red Hat Satellite
19 34 (1.56%) SCOM
20 32 (1.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1677 (77.17%) Red Hat
2 865 (39.81%) VMware
3 605 (27.84%) Oracle
4 471 (21.68%) Microsoft
5 337 (15.51%) Cisco
6 318 (14.63%) HP
7 175 (8.05%) Citrix
8 138 (6.35%) IBM
9 118 (5.43%) Sun
10 115 (5.29%) EMC
11 100 (4.60%) NetApp
12 92 (4.23%) Veritas
13 78 (3.59%) 3PAR
14 71 (3.27%) Splunk
15 69 (3.18%) Symantec
16 54 (2.49%) F5
17 48 (2.21%) Dell
18 34 (1.56%) SAP
19 31 (1.43%) Brocade
20 30 (1.38%) Atlassian
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: 37 minutes ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £49,850 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 12.5 % Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £65K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 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
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-30,000 plus a generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + shares + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
UK
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + 10,000 Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £32000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and good flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday