Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 184 155 164
Rank change year-on-year -29 +9 +137
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 28 23 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.59% 0.72% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.97% 2.55% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 79
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £32,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.50% - -9.09%
75th Percentile £67,813 £55,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%

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 the East of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 943 901 2,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.85% 28.04% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 619 752 1,534
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £30,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £77,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East of England.

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the East of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -15 16 £56,000 +12.00% 6
Essex +12 7 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire -37 3 £67,500 -10.00% 1
Suffolk 0 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 12 (42.86%) VMware
4 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (35.71%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) Java
6 8 (28.57%) Perl
6 8 (28.57%) Middleware
6 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 8 (28.57%) Ansible
6 8 (28.57%) Social Skills
7 7 (25.00%) Puppet
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) OpenEdge
8 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
8 6 (21.43%) MySQL
8 6 (21.43%) Apache
8 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (21.43%) OpenShift
8 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 5 (17.86%) Postfix
9 5 (17.86%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (17.86%) DevOps
9 5 (17.86%) iptables
9 5 (17.86%) LAMP
9 5 (17.86%) Samba
9 5 (17.86%) Symantec
9 5 (17.86%) Clearswift

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (21.43%) Apache
1 6 (21.43%) OpenEdge
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) OpenShift
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (10.71%) AWS
3 3 (10.71%) Azure
4 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) SMTP
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 3 (10.71%) NAS
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.57%) BGP
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) OSPF
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
1 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) Informix
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) GitLab
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 8 (28.57%) Social Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.57%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Linux Specialist
2 5 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.57%) DBA
6 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Middleware
2 5 (17.86%) LAMP
2 5 (17.86%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 4 (14.29%) J2EE
3 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) IVR
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) CentOS
4 2 (7.14%) Debian
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) DevOps
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.14%) Tech Ops
4 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 8 (28.57%) Java
1 8 (28.57%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Go
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) RHCE
2 2 (7.14%) RHCSA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) iptables
2 5 (17.86%) NFS
2 5 (17.86%) Postfix
2 5 (17.86%) Samba
3 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) Docker
5 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.57%) KVM
5 1 (3.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Ansible
2 7 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) Terraform
4 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Clearswift
4 5 (17.86%) Symantec
5 4 (14.29%) IBM
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco
7 2 (7.14%) HP
7 2 (7.14%) SaltStack
8 1 (3.57%) Avaya