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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 16 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK > England
6 months to
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 549 396 425
Rank change year-on-year -153 +29 -14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 712 570 587
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.74% 3.70% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 502 400 435
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £44,750 £45,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,458 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.24% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £78,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +6.19% +5.90%

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 25,944 15,399 18,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.24% 19.38% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14,954 12,254 15,537
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,165 £36,250 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in England over the 6 months to 16 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 16 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -166 311 £69,329 -7.56% 32
South East -19 169 £45,000 -25.00% 21
North of England -91 98 £52,500 +5.00% 18
South West -41 66 £43,750 -15.87% 6
Yorkshire -33 58 £52,500 +0.96% 9
Midlands -87 43 £52,500 +16.67% 7
North West -98 34 £46,500 -7.00% 6
West Midlands -66 25 £55,000 +16.40% 4
East of England -97 19 £57,500 +3.60% 5
East Midlands -40 18 £50,647 +19.17% 3
North East -17 6 £37,500 -2.60% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 712 (100.00%) Linux
2 476 (66.85%) Red Hat
3 294 (41.29%) Python
4 278 (39.04%) Ansible
5 243 (34.13%) Windows
6 240 (33.71%) DevOps
7 216 (30.34%) AWS
8 213 (29.92%) VMware
9 211 (29.63%) Azure
10 181 (25.42%) Bash
11 180 (25.28%) Kubernetes
12 179 (25.14%) Oracle
13 174 (24.44%) Unix
13 174 (24.44%) CentOS
14 170 (23.88%) Docker
15 166 (23.31%) Finance
16 161 (22.61%) Terraform
17 158 (22.19%) Jenkins
18 145 (20.37%) Shell Script
19 141 (19.80%) VMware Infrastructure
20 133 (18.68%) Puppet
21 130 (18.26%) SQL
22 129 (18.12%) Perl
23 126 (17.70%) Microsoft
24 125 (17.56%) PowerShell
25 120 (16.85%) Active Directory
25 120 (16.85%) CI/CD
26 119 (16.71%) DNS
27 110 (15.45%) Agile
28 109 (15.31%) Security Cleared

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 87 (12.22%) Tomcat
2 62 (8.71%) Apache
3 56 (7.87%) JBoss
4 49 (6.88%) WebLogic
5 48 (6.74%) WebSphere
6 31 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (4.35%) MS Exchange
7 30 (4.21%) Confluence
8 24 (3.37%) nginx
9 13 (1.83%) ArcGIS
10 12 (1.69%) Commerce Server
10 12 (1.69%) IIS
11 6 (0.84%) Apache Airflow
11 6 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.70%) MediaWiki
12 5 (0.70%) Moodle
13 4 (0.56%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.56%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 47 (6.60%) Temenos T24
2 7 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.28%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 216 (30.34%) AWS
2 211 (29.63%) Azure
3 67 (9.41%) SaaS
4 63 (8.85%) Microsoft 365
5 58 (8.15%) GCP
6 55 (7.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 50 (7.02%) OpenShift
8 32 (4.49%) IaaS
8 32 (4.49%) PaaS
9 28 (3.93%) GitHub
10 25 (3.51%) Serverless
11 23 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 18 (2.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 16 (2.25%) Azure Stack
14 13 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (1.83%) Amazon S3
14 13 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (1.12%) Azure Monitor
16 7 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
16 7 (0.98%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 119 (16.71%) DNS
2 68 (9.55%) Firewall
2 68 (9.55%) SAN
3 59 (8.29%) HTTP
4 53 (7.44%) TCP/IP
5 42 (5.90%) DHCP
6 41 (5.76%) WAN
7 36 (5.06%) SSL
8 32 (4.49%) LAN
9 24 (3.37%) Fibre Channel
10 22 (3.09%) Internet
10 22 (3.09%) VPN
11 18 (2.53%) NAS
12 17 (2.39%) FTP
12 17 (2.39%) IPsec
12 17 (2.39%) VoIP
13 15 (2.11%) BGP
14 11 (1.54%) WLAN
15 10 (1.40%) OSPF
16 8 (1.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 61 (8.57%) MySQL
3 46 (6.46%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 36 (5.06%) NoSQL
6 32 (4.49%) RDBMS
7 28 (3.93%) DB2
8 27 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (3.51%) InfluxDB
10 23 (3.23%) MariaDB
11 21 (2.95%) MongoDB
12 20 (2.81%) Oracle Database
12 20 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (1.83%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.69%) Big Data
15 9 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
17 7 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
18 6 (0.84%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 158 (22.19%) Jenkins
2 93 (13.06%) Git (software)
3 33 (4.63%) GitLab
4 31 (4.35%) JIRA
5 13 (1.83%) Subversion
6 12 (1.69%) Bitbucket
7 9 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (1.12%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.98%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.70%) CircleCI
10 5 (0.70%) IBM UrbanCode
11 4 (0.56%) Bitbucket Server
11 4 (0.56%) CA Release Automation
11 4 (0.56%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.42%) Maven
12 3 (0.42%) NUnit
12 3 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.28%) AppScan
13 2 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 166 (23.31%) Finance
2 96 (13.48%) Social Skills
3 81 (11.38%) Banking
4 70 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (5.48%) Retail
6 25 (3.51%) Organisational Skills
6 25 (3.51%) Public Sector
7 21 (2.95%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.69%) Documentation Skills
9 11 (1.54%) Advertising
10 8 (1.12%) Games
10 8 (1.12%) Influencing Skills
11 7 (0.98%) Back Office
11 7 (0.98%) Law
12 6 (0.84%) Legal
12 6 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.70%) Russian Language
14 4 (0.56%) Presentation Skills
15 3 (0.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 137 (19.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 98 (13.76%) Administrator
3 95 (13.34%) Linux Engineer
4 87 (12.22%) Systems Administrator
5 65 (9.13%) Linux Administrator
6 64 (8.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 60 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 48 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
9 39 (5.48%) Analyst
10 36 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
11 34 (4.78%) Platform Engineer
12 33 (4.63%) AWS Engineer
12 33 (4.63%) Junior
13 32 (4.49%) Junior Systems Administrator
14 29 (4.07%) Applications Support
14 29 (4.07%) Support Analyst
15 28 (3.93%) Applications Support Analyst
16 26 (3.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 26 (3.65%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
16 26 (3.65%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (10.25%) Middleware
2 45 (6.32%) Elastic Stack
3 44 (6.18%) Kafka
4 26 (3.65%) LAMP
5 19 (2.67%) IBM Integration Bus
6 15 (2.11%) ARM Templates
7 12 (1.69%) LDAP
8 11 (1.54%) Apache NiFi
8 11 (1.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 10 (1.40%) Spring Boot
10 8 (1.12%) CSS
10 8 (1.12%) HTML
10 8 (1.12%) LEMP Stack
10 8 (1.12%) Web Services
11 7 (0.98%) .NET
12 6 (0.84%) Velocity
13 5 (0.70%) Node.js
13 5 (0.70%) Protocol Buffers
13 5 (0.70%) React
13 5 (0.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.43%) Clustering
2 57 (8.01%) Data Centre
2 57 (8.01%) Public Cloud
3 29 (4.07%) Cloud Native
3 29 (4.07%) PKI
4 20 (2.81%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 16 (2.25%) HACMP
7 14 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.54%) Replication
10 11 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (1.26%) Video\Live Streaming
12 8 (1.12%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.84%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.70%) Algorithms
15 4 (0.56%) Eurex
15 4 (0.56%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.56%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 712 (100.00%) Linux
2 243 (34.13%) Windows
3 174 (24.44%) CentOS
3 174 (24.44%) Unix
4 94 (13.20%) Windows Server
5 67 (9.41%) Ubuntu
6 51 (7.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (6.74%) Solaris
8 44 (6.18%) Windows Server 2016
9 40 (5.62%) AIX
10 38 (5.34%) Windows 10
10 38 (5.34%) Windows Server 2019
11 21 (2.95%) Debian
12 20 (2.81%) Oracle Linux
12 20 (2.81%) SUSE
13 6 (0.84%) VMS
14 5 (0.70%) CoreOS
15 4 (0.56%) HPUX
16 3 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
16 3 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (33.71%) DevOps
2 120 (16.85%) CI/CD
3 110 (15.45%) Agile
4 99 (13.90%) Migration
5 95 (13.34%) Configuration Management
6 75 (10.53%) Open Source
7 74 (10.39%) Infrastructure as Code
7 74 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
8 73 (10.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 61 (8.57%) Mentoring
10 55 (7.72%) ITIL
10 55 (7.72%) Performance Tuning
11 46 (6.46%) Microservices
12 44 (6.18%) High Availability
13 42 (5.90%) Change Management
14 41 (5.76%) Load Balancing
15 39 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
16 37 (5.20%) Storage Management
17 36 (5.06%) Test Automation
18 35 (4.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 294 (41.29%) Python
2 181 (25.42%) Bash
3 145 (20.37%) Shell Script
4 130 (18.26%) SQL
5 129 (18.12%) Perl
6 125 (17.56%) PowerShell
7 85 (11.94%) Java
8 63 (8.85%) PHP
9 23 (3.23%) C++
10 19 (2.67%) C
11 17 (2.39%) Go
11 17 (2.39%) JavaScript
12 16 (2.25%) AWK
13 14 (1.97%) Korn
14 13 (1.83%) Bourne shell
14 13 (1.83%) Groovy
14 13 (1.83%) Ruby
15 7 (0.98%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.70%) C#
16 5 (0.70%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 109 (15.31%) Security Cleared
2 50 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 45 (6.32%) DV Cleared
4 41 (5.76%) Degree
5 39 (5.48%) RHCE
6 25 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (3.09%) CCNA
8 16 (2.25%) AWS Certification
9 15 (2.11%) RHCSA
10 13 (1.83%) OCA
10 13 (1.83%) OCP
10 13 (1.83%) Oracle Certification
11 12 (1.69%) CCNP
12 9 (1.26%) JNCIA
12 9 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.98%) MCSE
15 5 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
16 4 (0.56%) IBM AIX Certification
17 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 13 (1.83%) QA
3 11 (1.54%) SLA
3 11 (1.54%) SOC 1
3 11 (1.54%) SOC 2
4 9 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.84%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.56%) GDPR
8 3 (0.42%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.42%) NCSC
9 1 (0.14%) DICOM
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 170 (23.88%) Docker
2 141 (19.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (16.85%) Active Directory
4 45 (6.32%) vSphere
5 27 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (2.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 15 (2.11%) Firmware
7 15 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (1.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 11 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (1.40%) NFS
11 8 (1.12%) Hyper-V
12 7 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.84%) Samba
14 5 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (0.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 4 (0.56%) Shibboleth
16 3 (0.42%) KVM
16 3 (0.42%) Veritas File System
17 2 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 278 (39.04%) Ansible
2 180 (25.28%) Kubernetes
3 161 (22.61%) Terraform
4 133 (18.68%) Puppet
5 61 (8.57%) Prometheus
6 51 (7.16%) Grafana
7 38 (5.34%) Red Hat Satellite
8 29 (4.07%) Tivoli
9 28 (3.93%) Opscode Chef
10 27 (3.79%) Nagios
11 24 (3.37%) Packer
11 24 (3.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 24 (3.37%) SCCM
12 19 (2.67%) Oracle ZFS
13 16 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 13 (1.83%) IBM BigFix
14 13 (1.83%) Netcool
14 13 (1.83%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 13 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
14 13 (1.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 476 (66.85%) Red Hat
2 213 (29.92%) VMware
3 179 (25.14%) Oracle
4 126 (17.70%) Microsoft
5 77 (10.81%) Cisco
6 61 (8.57%) IBM
7 50 (7.02%) Veritas
8 47 (6.60%) Juniper
8 47 (6.60%) Temenos
9 46 (6.46%) Splunk
10 27 (3.79%) F5
11 26 (3.65%) Citrix
12 25 (3.51%) EMC
13 22 (3.09%) Fortinet
14 21 (2.95%) 3PAR
15 17 (2.39%) HP
16 16 (2.25%) Apple
16 16 (2.25%) Scality
17 14 (1.97%) Sun
18 13 (1.83%) Google