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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 269 262 305
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +43
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1254 1405 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.21% 1.27% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.68% 4.72% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1004 1146 860
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +9.87%

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
26794 29772 31796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.93% 26.81% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22669 24914 26556
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 1191 £50,000 - 134
London 0 571 £55,000 -4.34% 56
South East -12 280 £50,000 +11.11% 29
Yorkshire +17 114 £50,000 +17.64% 22
Berkshire +5 90 £57,500 +15.00% 7
West Yorkshire -4 78 £45,000 +5.88% 18
City of London -26 71 £57,500 -2.12% 10
Surrey -11 70 £57,500 +4.54% 8
East of England -5 62 £42,500 -3.40% 3
East Midlands +19 49 £42,503 +7.60% 5
Reading -5 48 £50,000 +38.88% 4
Leeds -36 41 £50,000 +11.11% 13
West Midlands -32 37 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Oxfordshire +2 36 £45,000 -2.17% 2
North West +17 35 £43,000 -2.27% 7
Hampshire -6 33 £38,250 -15.00% 6
Scotland -7 31 £42,500 -3.95% 6
South West -68 31 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Bradford +30 30 £40,000 +18.51% 3
Essex +28 26 £43,000 -46.25%
Manchester +8 23 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Nottinghamshire +19 21 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +34 19 £55,000 +71.87% 1
Nottingham +19 19 £40,000 +6.66% 3
South Yorkshire +23 18 £50,000 +17.64% 1
North Yorkshire +12 18 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Kent -1 18 £35,000 -50.00% 2
Sheffield +18 15 £50,000 +8.69% 1
Edinburgh +11 15 £42,500 -1.16% 3
Bedfordshire +5 15 £30,000 - 1

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 2413 (95.41%) Linux
2 1881 (74.38%) Red Hat
3 1024 (40.49%) Windows
4 965 (38.16%) VMware
5 928 (36.69%) Puppet
6 775 (30.64%) Oracle
7 738 (29.18%) Bash Shell
8 687 (27.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 683 (27.01%) Unix
10 658 (26.02%) Perl
11 645 (25.50%) Python
12 627 (24.79%) CentOS
13 610 (24.12%) Apache
14 596 (23.57%) MySQL
15 579 (22.89%) Amazon AWS
16 521 (20.60%) Windows Server
17 520 (20.56%) DevOps
18 513 (20.28%) SQL
19 505 (19.97%) Java
20 489 (19.34%) ITIL
21 487 (19.26%) Opscode Chef
22 484 (19.14%) Finance
23 471 (18.62%) Configuration Management
24 457 (18.07%) Firewall
25 443 (17.52%) Microsoft
26 431 (17.04%) SQL Server
27 428 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
27 428 (16.92%) Jenkins
28 423 (16.73%) Ansible
29 421 (16.65%) Ruby

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 610 (24.12%) Apache
2 413 (16.33%) Tomcat
3 243 (9.61%) JBoss
4 200 (7.91%) WebSphere
5 198 (7.83%) OpenStack
6 151 (5.97%) IIS
7 121 (4.78%) nginx
8 95 (3.76%) Confluence
9 92 (3.64%) MS Exchange
10 91 (3.60%) WebLogic
11 88 (3.48%) WebSphere Application Server
12 78 (3.08%) CloudStack
13 66 (2.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 58 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
15 39 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
16 37 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
17 35 (1.38%) SharePoint
18 33 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
19 30 (1.19%) Skype for Business
20 26 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 161 (6.37%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.46%) MS Office
3 21 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.040%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.24%) Magento
4 6 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.20%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.16%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.12%) Documaker
7 3 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
8 2 (0.079%) FastStats
9 1 (0.040%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.040%) MetaTrader
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.040%) SAP EWM
9 1 (0.040%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.040%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 579 (22.89%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 118 (4.67%) SaaS
4 92 (3.64%) IaaS
5 87 (3.44%) PaaS
6 58 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
7 54 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
8 45 (1.78%) GitHub
9 42 (1.66%) Office 365
10 36 (1.42%) CloudBees
10 36 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 29 (1.15%) Amazon S3
12 27 (1.07%) OpenShift
13 25 (0.99%) Google Apps
14 16 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.32%) DigitalOcean
15 8 (0.32%) Linode
16 7 (0.28%) Route 53
17 6 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
17 6 (0.24%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 457 (18.07%) Firewall
2 377 (14.91%) SAN
3 363 (14.35%) DNS
4 284 (11.23%) TCP/IP
5 218 (8.62%) LDAP
6 182 (7.20%) LAN
7 170 (6.72%) WAN
8 151 (5.97%) NAS
9 127 (5.02%) HTTP
10 123 (4.86%) DHCP
11 114 (4.51%) Internet
12 84 (3.32%) VPN
13 76 (3.01%) SSL
14 63 (2.49%) SSH
15 62 (2.45%) iSCSI
16 58 (2.29%) VLAN
17 52 (2.06%) Network Security
18 51 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
19 37 (1.46%) MPLS
20 36 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 596 (23.57%) MySQL
2 431 (17.04%) SQL Server
3 205 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 144 (5.69%) MongoDB
5 139 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
6 129 (5.10%) Relational Database
7 90 (3.56%) Redis
8 88 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 82 (3.24%) RDBMS
10 78 (3.08%) Big Data
11 75 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
12 69 (2.73%) NoSQL
13 65 (2.57%) Hadoop
14 56 (2.21%) Apache Cassandra
15 49 (1.94%) DB2
16 48 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
17 39 (1.54%) Informix
18 38 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
20 27 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 428 (16.92%) Jenkins
2 361 (14.27%) Git (software)
3 211 (8.34%) Subversion
4 146 (5.77%) JIRA
5 109 (4.31%) Maven
6 76 (3.01%) TeamCity
7 58 (2.29%) Vagrant
8 34 (1.34%) Ant
9 32 (1.27%) Selenium
10 28 (1.11%) Travis CI
11 22 (0.87%) PHPUnit
12 21 (0.83%) Gradle
13 20 (0.79%) JUnit
14 17 (0.67%) Eclipse
15 16 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
16 15 (0.59%) Hudson
16 15 (0.59%) Visual Studio
17 13 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 12 (0.47%) Bugzilla
18 12 (0.47%) GCC
General
1 484 (19.14%) Finance
2 164 (6.48%) Banking
3 97 (3.84%) Retail
4 84 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 71 (2.81%) Games
6 59 (2.33%) Marketing
7 55 (2.17%) Publishing
8 34 (1.34%) Back Office
9 28 (1.11%) Financial Institution
10 25 (0.99%) Manufacturing
11 24 (0.95%) Electronics
12 23 (0.91%) Law
13 16 (0.63%) Advertising
14 12 (0.47%) Legal
15 11 (0.43%) International Banking
16 10 (0.40%) French Language
16 10 (0.40%) Online Betting
17 8 (0.32%) Investment Banking
18 6 (0.24%) Billing
18 6 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 640 (25.31%) Administrator
2 539 (21.31%) Linux Engineer
3 433 (17.12%) Linux Administrator
4 423 (16.73%) Systems Administrator
5 322 (12.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 265 (10.48%) DevOps Engineer
7 216 (8.54%) Analyst
8 190 (7.51%) Systems Engineer
9 178 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 165 (6.52%) Developer
11 155 (6.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 151 (5.97%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 143 (5.65%) Linux Support
14 137 (5.42%) Cloud Engineer
15 126 (4.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 125 (4.94%) Support Engineer
17 120 (4.74%) Architect
18 115 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
19 100 (3.95%) Applications Support
20 92 (3.64%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (15.66%) LAMP
2 281 (11.11%) Web Services
3 152 (6.01%) Middleware
4 143 (5.65%) .NET
5 96 (3.80%) HTML
6 87 (3.44%) CSS
7 83 (3.28%) JSON
8 75 (2.97%) XML
9 72 (2.85%) SOAP
10 67 (2.65%) jQuery
11 56 (2.21%) LEMP Stack
12 53 (2.10%) ActiveMQ
12 53 (2.10%) Ajax
13 47 (1.86%) REST
14 44 (1.74%) RabbitMQ
15 42 (1.66%) J2EE
16 38 (1.50%) Memcached
17 33 (1.30%) MCollective
18 31 (1.23%) AngularJS
18 31 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 283 (11.19%) Data Centre
2 179 (7.08%) Clustering
3 140 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
4 118 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 89 (3.52%) Management Information System
6 65 (2.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 55 (2.17%) Hedge funds
7 55 (2.17%) Replication
8 51 (2.02%) Derivative
9 48 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
10 47 (1.86%) Statistics
11 39 (1.54%) Public Cloud
11 39 (1.54%) User Experience
12 37 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
12 37 (1.46%) HP Storage
13 31 (1.23%) PKI
14 29 (1.15%) Equities
15 28 (1.11%) Mainframe
15 28 (1.11%) Mathematics
16 25 (0.99%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2413 (95.41%) Linux
2 1024 (40.49%) Windows
3 683 (27.01%) Unix
4 627 (24.79%) CentOS
5 521 (20.60%) Windows Server
6 316 (12.50%) Solaris
7 277 (10.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 266 (10.52%) Ubuntu
9 212 (8.38%) AIX
10 194 (7.67%) Debian
11 182 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 170 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 76 (3.01%) SUSE
14 60 (2.37%) HPUX
15 52 (2.06%) Oracle Linux
16 47 (1.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 33 (1.30%) Mac OS X
18 29 (1.15%) Windows 7
19 25 (0.99%) Data ONTAP
20 22 (0.87%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 520 (20.56%) DevOps
2 489 (19.34%) ITIL
3 471 (18.62%) Configuration Management
4 428 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
5 346 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
6 261 (10.32%) High Availability
7 213 (8.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 185 (7.32%) Open Source
9 182 (7.20%) Performance Tuning
10 175 (6.92%) Load Balancing
11 163 (6.45%) Scrum
12 147 (5.81%) E-Commerce
13 136 (5.38%) Project Management
14 120 (4.74%) Change Management
15 110 (4.35%) Incident Management
16 109 (4.31%) Service Management
17 97 (3.84%) Service Delivery
18 90 (3.56%) Mentoring
19 82 (3.24%) Web Operations
20 78 (3.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 738 (29.18%) Bash Shell
2 658 (26.02%) Perl
3 645 (25.50%) Python
4 513 (20.28%) SQL
5 505 (19.97%) Java
6 421 (16.65%) Ruby
7 315 (12.46%) Shell Script
8 272 (10.76%) PHP
9 221 (8.74%) PowerShell
10 151 (5.97%) JavaScript
11 97 (3.84%) C
12 58 (2.29%) C++
13 57 (2.25%) Korn
14 52 (2.06%) PL/SQL
15 45 (1.78%) C#
16 28 (1.11%) Scala
17 21 (0.83%) AWK
17 21 (0.83%) sed
18 17 (0.67%) T-SQL
19 15 (0.59%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 226 (8.94%) Degree
2 190 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 121 (4.78%) SC Cleared
4 115 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 107 (4.23%) RHCE
6 72 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 70 (2.77%) CCNA
8 65 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
9 61 (2.41%) CCNP
10 59 (2.33%) RHCSA
11 55 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 48 (1.90%) MCSE
13 41 (1.62%) CISSP
14 36 (1.42%) DV Cleared
15 35 (1.38%) RHCT
16 26 (1.03%) CompTIA Security+
16 26 (1.03%) Security+ Certification
17 25 (0.99%) CCDE
17 25 (0.99%) CCIE
17 25 (0.99%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (3.88%) SLA
2 58 (2.29%) QA
3 28 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.16%) HL7
5 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.079%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (0.079%) GPG13
7 2 (0.079%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.079%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.040%) SAS 70
System Software
1 687 (27.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 328 (12.97%) Active Directory
3 236 (9.33%) vSphere
4 177 (7.00%) Docker
5 127 (5.02%) Hyper-V
6 115 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
7 111 (4.39%) Xen
8 101 (3.99%) KVM
9 93 (3.68%) NFS
10 88 (3.48%) VMware ESX
11 74 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
12 49 (1.94%) XenServer
13 46 (1.82%) Varnish
14 39 (1.54%) XenApp
15 35 (1.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 34 (1.34%) Postfix
16 34 (1.34%) Squid
17 30 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 30 (1.19%) Firmware
18 29 (1.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 928 (36.69%) Puppet
2 487 (19.26%) Opscode Chef
3 423 (16.73%) Ansible
4 290 (11.47%) Nagios
5 137 (5.42%) Salt
6 100 (3.95%) ZABBIX
7 74 (2.93%) NetBackup
8 66 (2.61%) CFEngine
9 64 (2.53%) Graphite
10 60 (2.37%) Red Hat Satellite
11 58 (2.29%) Opsview
11 58 (2.29%) Tivoli
12 55 (2.17%) Cobbler
12 55 (2.17%) Zenoss
13 53 (2.10%) OpenAM
13 53 (2.10%) SCCM
14 51 (2.02%) Cacti
15 48 (1.90%) FortiGate
16 42 (1.66%) Data Guard
16 42 (1.66%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1881 (74.38%) Red Hat
2 965 (38.16%) VMware
3 775 (30.64%) Oracle
4 443 (17.52%) Microsoft
5 357 (14.12%) HP
6 329 (13.01%) Cisco
7 275 (10.87%) IBM
8 204 (8.07%) NetApp
9 137 (5.42%) Citrix
10 128 (5.06%) F5
11 112 (4.43%) Sun
12 111 (4.39%) Symantec
13 105 (4.15%) Veritas
14 94 (3.72%) 3PAR
15 90 (3.56%) EMC
16 80 (3.16%) Splunk
17 63 (2.49%) Juniper
18 61 (2.41%) SolarWinds
19 60 (2.37%) Dell
19 60 (2.37%) SAP
North London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 16% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 44k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IDPP
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 Per Annum bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Host Europe Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,500 per annum 25 days annual leave, pension, free
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Bemnefitys Pack
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Algomi
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago