Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 244 290
Rank change year-on-year -40 +46 -57
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 75 126 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 0.95% 0.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.32% 3.95% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 52 80 70
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £38,875 £40,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 3229 3191 3942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.78% 24.15% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2644 2662 3232
East of England median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

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

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 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
Hertfordshire -21 36 £67,500 +28.57%
Cambridgeshire -23 26 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Essex +6 11 £52,500 +3.96% 1
Bedfordshire +17 2 £46,750 -3.61%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (65.33%) VMware
3 42 (56.00%) Red Hat
4 37 (49.33%) Python
5 35 (46.67%) DevOps
6 33 (44.00%) Ubuntu
6 33 (44.00%) Data Centre
7 32 (42.67%) Windows
8 31 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (41.33%) CentOS
9 30 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
10 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
11 27 (36.00%) Office 365
11 27 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
12 26 (34.67%) E-Commerce
12 26 (34.67%) Perl
12 26 (34.67%) ITIL
13 25 (33.33%) Puppet
14 24 (32.00%) Bash Shell
14 24 (32.00%) Windows Server
15 23 (30.67%) Mentoring
15 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
15 23 (30.67%) DNS
16 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (28.00%) DHCP
18 20 (26.67%) VPN
18 20 (26.67%) Terminal Services
18 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
18 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (26.67%) VMware ESXi

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 20 (26.67%) Skype for Business
2 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.00%) JBoss
4 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (36.00%) Office 365
3 14 (18.67%) PaaS
4 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.67%) DNS
2 21 (28.00%) DHCP
3 20 (26.67%) Remote Desktop
3 20 (26.67%) Skype
3 20 (26.67%) VPN
4 19 (25.33%) Firewall
4 19 (25.33%) WAN
5 18 (24.00%) LAN
6 15 (20.00%) VLAN
6 15 (20.00%) VoIP
7 14 (18.67%) ISDN
7 14 (18.67%) MPLS
7 14 (18.67%) PBX
8 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
9 10 (13.33%) Wireless
10 7 (9.33%) SMS
11 6 (8.00%) NAS
11 6 (8.00%) Network Security
11 6 (8.00%) SAN
12 4 (5.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) DB2
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.67%) Maven
4 1 (1.33%) GCC
General
1 14 (18.67%) Retail
2 13 (17.33%) Games
3 2 (2.67%) Electronics
3 2 (2.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (25.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 14 (18.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (17.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (16.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 12 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Administrator
7 10 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) JavaScript Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
7 10 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 10 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (12.00%) Office 365 Engineer
9 8 (10.67%) Active Directory Engineer
9 8 (10.67%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) Middleware
1 4 (5.33%) Web Services
2 2 (2.67%) JSON
2 2 (2.67%) OpenEmbedded
2 2 (2.67%) REST
2 2 (2.67%) Yocto
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.33%) Django
3 1 (1.33%) J2EE
3 1 (1.33%) Java EE
3 1 (1.33%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (1.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Handset
3 5 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.67%) Clustering
5 2 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.67%) iSeries
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (44.00%) Ubuntu
3 32 (42.67%) Windows
4 31 (41.33%) CentOS
5 24 (32.00%) Windows Server
6 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (14.67%) Mac OS
10 8 (10.67%) Unix
11 3 (4.00%) Solaris
12 2 (2.67%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (1.33%) AIX
13 1 (1.33%) CoreOS
13 1 (1.33%) Debian
13 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.33%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.67%) DevOps
2 26 (34.67%) E-Commerce
2 26 (34.67%) ITIL
3 23 (30.67%) Mentoring
4 19 (25.33%) Configuration Management
5 16 (21.33%) Coaching
5 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.00%) Information Security
8 6 (8.00%) Open Source
8 6 (8.00%) Proactive Management
8 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (6.67%) DNA
9 5 (6.67%) Machine Learning
9 5 (6.67%) Reinforcement Learning
10 4 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.33%) Test Automation
11 3 (4.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 37 (49.33%) Python
2 26 (34.67%) Perl
3 24 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (16.00%) Java
4 12 (16.00%) PHP
5 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.67%) Ruby
6 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.00%) C
7 3 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.33%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.33%) Erlang
8 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) CCNP
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) SEPA
System Software
1 31 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
3 20 (26.67%) Terminal Services
3 20 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.67%) vSphere
5 9 (12.00%) Docker
6 6 (8.00%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.67%) iptables
9 1 (1.33%) LXC
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (33.33%) Puppet
3 18 (24.00%) Ansible
4 14 (18.67%) WSUS
5 11 (14.67%) Kubernetes
6 8 (10.67%) Salt
7 7 (9.33%) Grafana
7 7 (9.33%) Munin
7 7 (9.33%) ZABBIX
8 6 (8.00%) vCenter Server
9 4 (5.33%) Nagios
10 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (2.67%) SCCM
11 1 (1.33%) Cobbler
11 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
11 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 1 (1.33%) Mesos
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle Flashback
11 1 (1.33%) QRadar
11 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (65.33%) VMware
2 42 (56.00%) Red Hat
3 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (14.67%) Cisco
4 11 (14.67%) Google
5 6 (8.00%) NetApp
6 5 (6.67%) Oracle
7 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.67%) Clearswift
8 2 (2.67%) F5
8 2 (2.67%) Juniper
8 2 (2.67%) Nokia
8 2 (2.67%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.67%) Wind River
9 1 (1.33%) AlienVault
9 1 (1.33%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.33%) Splunk
9 1 (1.33%) Veeam