Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 109 172
Rank change year-on-year -38 +63 +29
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 112 225 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.76% 2.59% 1.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.47% 9.38% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 93 199 159
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1731 2399 2885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.21% 27.61% 26.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1959 2428
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Berkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -33 58 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Maidenhead +39 18 £50,000 -20.00%
Slough +9 15 £47,500 -32.14%
Newbury - 10 £32,500 -
Bracknell -18 1 £100,000 +95.12%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 112 (100.00%) Linux
2 88 (78.57%) Red Hat
3 65 (58.04%) Python
4 64 (57.14%) DevOps
5 63 (56.25%) Puppet
6 59 (52.68%) Windows
7 57 (50.89%) Opscode Chef
8 55 (49.11%) Amazon AWS
8 55 (49.11%) Bash Shell
9 47 (41.96%) CentOS
10 41 (36.61%) Unix
11 40 (35.71%) PowerShell
12 37 (33.04%) Perl
13 36 (32.14%) Firewall
14 35 (31.25%) Java
15 30 (26.79%) Migration
16 28 (25.00%) Oracle
16 28 (25.00%) Ruby
17 25 (22.32%) Terraform
18 24 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (21.43%) ITIL
19 23 (20.54%) VMware
19 23 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (20.54%) SaaS
19 23 (20.54%) Open Source
20 21 (18.75%) Ansible
21 20 (17.86%) Jenkins
21 20 (17.86%) PHP
22 19 (16.96%) SQL
22 19 (16.96%) ServiceNow

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 17 (15.18%) Apache
2 7 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.46%) IIS
3 5 (4.46%) JBoss
3 5 (4.46%) nginx
3 5 (4.46%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.46%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.46%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.57%) SAS
5 2 (1.79%) Confluence
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 55 (49.11%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (20.54%) SaaS
3 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (13.39%) Amazon S3
5 14 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (12.50%) Route 53
6 13 (11.61%) Amazon ELB
7 9 (8.04%) PaaS
8 4 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (3.57%) GitHub
9 2 (1.79%) Slack
10 1 (0.89%) Akamai
10 1 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.89%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.89%) IaaS
10 1 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (32.14%) Firewall
2 17 (15.18%) LAN
3 16 (14.29%) VPN
3 16 (14.29%) WAN
4 14 (12.50%) SSL
5 13 (11.61%) FTP
5 13 (11.61%) SNMP
6 7 (6.25%) Internet
7 6 (5.36%) BGP
7 6 (5.36%) OSPF
8 5 (4.46%) LDAP
8 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.57%) EIGRP
9 4 (3.57%) MPLS
9 4 (3.57%) RIP
9 4 (3.57%) SAN
9 4 (3.57%) snoop
9 4 (3.57%) SSH
9 4 (3.57%) tcpdump
9 4 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.18%) DB2
2 15 (13.39%) MySQL
3 14 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
5 8 (7.14%) Big Data
5 8 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.46%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 17 (15.18%) Ant
2 17 (15.18%) Maven
3 14 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 13 (11.61%) Toad
5 11 (9.82%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.46%) Subversion
6 5 (4.46%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.57%) GitLab
7 4 (3.57%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 18 (16.07%) Banking
2 13 (11.61%) Finance
3 8 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.57%) Electronics
5 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Advertising
6 1 (0.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (48.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (17.86%) Administrator
2 20 (17.86%) AWS DevOps
2 20 (17.86%) AWS Engineer
2 20 (17.86%) Cloud Engineer
3 19 (16.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 17 (15.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 16 (14.29%) Junior
5 16 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 15 (13.39%) Junior DevOps
7 13 (11.61%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (11.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 11 (9.82%) Junior DevOps Engineer
9 10 (8.93%) Support Engineer
9 10 (8.93%) Unix Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (6.25%) Cloud Administrator
11 7 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (5.36%) DevOps Administrator
12 6 (5.36%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.29%) HTML
2 14 (12.50%) Web Services
3 13 (11.61%) CSS
3 13 (11.61%) LAMP
4 10 (8.93%) JSON
4 10 (8.93%) REST
5 8 (7.14%) HTML5
6 6 (5.36%) XML
7 5 (4.46%) .NET
7 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
7 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET
7 5 (4.46%) Node.js
8 3 (2.68%) Flash
8 3 (2.68%) Middleware
9 2 (1.79%) Java EE
9 2 (1.79%) SOAP
9 2 (1.79%) WSDL
9 2 (1.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Fintech
2 13 (11.61%) Public Cloud
3 12 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.04%) Data Centre
5 8 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.36%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (3.57%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.68%) DataPower
9 3 (2.68%) PKI
9 3 (2.68%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.89%) Clustering
10 1 (0.89%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 112 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (52.68%) Windows
3 47 (41.96%) CentOS
4 41 (36.61%) Unix
5 13 (11.61%) Windows Server
6 11 (9.82%) Solaris
7 10 (8.93%) Ubuntu
8 8 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.57%) Debian
11 2 (1.79%) AIX
11 2 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.89%) SUSE
12 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (57.14%) DevOps
2 30 (26.79%) Migration
3 24 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (21.43%) ITIL
4 23 (20.54%) Open Source
5 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.61%) Continuous Deployment
7 11 (9.82%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.93%) High Availability
8 10 (8.93%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (5.36%) Mathematics
10 6 (5.36%) Scrum
11 5 (4.46%) BDD
11 5 (4.46%) Data Management
11 5 (4.46%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.46%) Process Improvement
11 5 (4.46%) TDD
11 5 (4.46%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 65 (58.04%) Python
2 55 (49.11%) Bash Shell
3 40 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 37 (33.04%) Perl
5 35 (31.25%) Java
6 28 (25.00%) Ruby
7 20 (17.86%) PHP
8 19 (16.96%) SQL
9 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.36%) C
11 4 (3.57%) Scala
12 2 (1.79%) C++
13 1 (0.89%) Go
13 1 (0.89%) Korn
13 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) AWS Certification
2 14 (12.50%) Degree
3 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) CCNA
6 1 (0.89%) CCNP
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.89%) RHCE
6 1 (0.89%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) QA
2 4 (3.57%) SAS 70
3 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (16.96%) Hyper-V
3 18 (16.07%) Active Directory
4 16 (14.29%) Docker
5 9 (8.04%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (7.14%) KVM
7 6 (5.36%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (3.57%) Firmware
8 4 (3.57%) vSphere
9 1 (0.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 63 (56.25%) Puppet
2 57 (50.89%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (22.32%) Terraform
4 21 (18.75%) Ansible
5 9 (8.04%) Nagios
5 9 (8.04%) Salt
6 5 (4.46%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.79%) Consul
7 2 (1.79%) Packer
8 1 (0.89%) cPanel
8 1 (0.89%) Grafana
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.89%) Plesk
8 1 (0.89%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.89%) Rancher
8 1 (0.89%) SCCM
8 1 (0.89%) SCOM
8 1 (0.89%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.89%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.89%) yum
Vendors
1 88 (78.57%) Red Hat
2 28 (25.00%) Oracle
3 23 (20.54%) VMware
4 19 (16.96%) ServiceNow
5 16 (14.29%) Cisco
6 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
7 11 (9.82%) F5
8 9 (8.04%) CA
9 8 (7.14%) HP
9 8 (7.14%) Sun
10 6 (5.36%) IBM
11 4 (3.57%) Citrix
11 4 (3.57%) Cognos
11 4 (3.57%) Juniper
11 4 (3.57%) NetApp
11 4 (3.57%) Nortel
11 4 (3.57%) Rackspace
11 4 (3.57%) SAP
11 4 (3.57%) Splunk
11 4 (3.57%) Tableau