Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 344 330 299
Rank change year-on-year -14 -31 +9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1,466 1,688 2,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.94% 1.02% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.11% 4.07% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,084 1,291 1,755
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £35,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 35,692 41,522 46,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.99% 25.02% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28,986 33,679 39,657
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.00%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage 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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in England over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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
London -13 705 £60,000 - 63
South East +7 308 £55,000 +3.77% 38
North of England -58 167 £47,000 +10.59% 33
Midlands +70 112 £37,500 -16.67% 19
South West +39 104 £47,500 +18.75% 22
Yorkshire -38 91 £42,500 -5.56% 11
West Midlands +59 72 £26,000 -42.22% 12
East of England -10 66 £43,500 -13.00% 13
North West -22 66 £55,000 +42.86% 14
East Midlands +29 40 £42,000 +8.39% 7
North East - 10 £45,000 - 8
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 1,466 (100.00%) Linux
2 1,133 (77.29%) Red Hat
3 591 (40.31%) Python
4 556 (37.93%) Windows
5 487 (33.22%) Amazon AWS
6 481 (32.81%) VMware
7 464 (31.65%) DevOps
8 438 (29.88%) Finance
9 433 (29.54%) CentOS
10 417 (28.44%) Puppet
11 413 (28.17%) Ansible
12 408 (27.83%) Bash Shell
13 361 (24.62%) Oracle
14 339 (23.12%) SQL
15 326 (22.24%) SQL Server
16 318 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
17 315 (21.49%) Java
18 306 (20.87%) Unix
19 300 (20.46%) Windows Server
20 291 (19.85%) Opscode Chef
21 289 (19.71%) ITIL
22 285 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
23 284 (19.37%) Jenkins
24 281 (19.17%) Docker
25 269 (18.35%) Microsoft
26 253 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
27 232 (15.83%) Configuration Management
28 226 (15.42%) PowerShell
29 223 (15.21%) Apache
30 218 (14.87%) Perl

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
1 223 (15.21%) Apache
2 132 (9.00%) Tomcat
3 108 (7.37%) Confluence
4 105 (7.16%) JBoss
5 90 (6.14%) WebLogic
6 85 (5.80%) OpenStack
7 71 (4.84%) WebSphere
8 50 (3.41%) SharePoint
9 49 (3.34%) IIS
10 33 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
11 30 (2.05%) MS Exchange
12 28 (1.91%) nginx
13 25 (1.71%) Skype for Business
14 21 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 17 (1.16%) IBM Notes
16 10 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
17 9 (0.61%) Apache Spark
17 9 (0.61%) Jetty
17 9 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
17 9 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (2.93%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.068%) Stata
Business Applications
1 17 (1.16%) Concordance
1 17 (1.16%) Relativity
2 16 (1.09%) Documaker
3 15 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 8 (0.55%) Magento
5 8 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.27%) Global One
7 3 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.14%) Finacle
8 2 (0.14%) Ringtail
8 2 (0.14%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.068%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 487 (33.22%) Amazon AWS
2 253 (17.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 107 (7.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 84 (5.73%) AWS CloudFormation
5 78 (5.32%) SaaS
6 74 (5.05%) Amazon EC2
7 71 (4.84%) IaaS
8 62 (4.23%) GitHub
9 54 (3.68%) Office 365
10 52 (3.55%) PaaS
11 50 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
12 47 (3.21%) OpenShift
13 39 (2.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 37 (2.52%) Amazon S3
15 29 (1.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 28 (1.91%) Amazon ELB
17 12 (0.82%) Route 53
18 11 (0.75%) Amazon Glacier
19 10 (0.68%) Datadog
20 9 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 164 (11.19%) SAN
2 135 (9.21%) Firewall
3 124 (8.46%) DNS
4 113 (7.71%) TCP/IP
5 91 (6.21%) NAS
6 78 (5.32%) HTTP
7 70 (4.77%) DHCP
8 67 (4.57%) WAN
9 62 (4.23%) LAN
10 57 (3.89%) SSH
11 44 (3.00%) SSL
12 42 (2.86%) Internet
13 33 (2.25%) SNMP
14 28 (1.91%) IPsec
15 27 (1.84%) Skype
16 26 (1.77%) BGP
17 25 (1.71%) OSPF
18 24 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
18 24 (1.64%) HTTPS
19 23 (1.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (22.24%) SQL Server
2 195 (13.30%) Oracle Database
3 153 (10.44%) MySQL
4 99 (6.75%) Relational Database
5 83 (5.66%) RDBMS
6 67 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
7 64 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 63 (4.30%) MongoDB
9 53 (3.62%) Big Data
10 48 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 40 (2.73%) Hadoop
11 40 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 38 (2.59%) NoSQL
13 36 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
14 35 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (2.32%) Amazon RDS
16 31 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 29 (1.98%) Oracle Database 12c
18 28 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
19 19 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 284 (19.37%) Jenkins
2 179 (12.21%) Git (software)
3 131 (8.94%) JIRA
4 110 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 64 (4.37%) Bitbucket
6 60 (4.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 52 (3.55%) Subversion
8 45 (3.07%) JUnit
9 40 (2.73%) EasyMock
10 39 (2.66%) TeamCity
10 39 (2.66%) Vagrant
11 34 (2.32%) Maven
12 28 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (1.16%) Selenium
13 17 (1.16%) Travis CI
14 16 (1.09%) Gerrit
15 14 (0.95%) Cucumber
16 11 (0.75%) SonarQube
16 11 (0.75%) Toad
17 10 (0.68%) git-flow
General
1 438 (29.88%) Finance
2 134 (9.14%) Banking
3 47 (3.21%) Retail
4 35 (2.39%) Marketing
5 34 (2.32%) Law
6 28 (1.91%) Financial Institution
7 24 (1.64%) Legal
8 23 (1.57%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.50%) Advertising
10 18 (1.23%) Games
11 17 (1.16%) Front Office
12 14 (0.95%) Back Office
13 8 (0.55%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.27%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.27%) Publishing
15 3 (0.20%) Billing
15 3 (0.20%) German Language
15 3 (0.20%) Military
15 3 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 284 (19.37%) Administrator
2 280 (19.10%) Linux Engineer
3 235 (16.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 161 (10.98%) DBA
5 144 (9.82%) Linux Administrator
6 141 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
7 134 (9.14%) Analyst
8 122 (8.32%) Systems Engineer
9 118 (8.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 102 (6.96%) Developer
11 93 (6.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 93 (6.34%) Support Analyst
12 88 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 84 (5.73%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 77 (5.25%) Applications Support
15 72 (4.91%) Support Engineer
16 67 (4.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 67 (4.57%) Oracle DBA
17 59 (4.02%) Cloud Engineer
18 56 (3.82%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (9.28%) Web Services
2 112 (7.64%) Middleware
3 94 (6.41%) .NET
4 75 (5.12%) LAMP
5 62 (4.23%) Spring
6 59 (4.02%) LDAP
7 50 (3.41%) Java EE
8 44 (3.00%) Elastic Stack
9 41 (2.80%) EJB
9 41 (2.80%) JSF
10 32 (2.18%) HTML
11 29 (1.98%) Node.js
12 28 (1.91%) RESTful
13 24 (1.64%) JSON
14 22 (1.50%) Kafka
15 21 (1.43%) FIX Protocol
15 21 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
15 21 (1.43%) SOAP
15 21 (1.43%) XML
16 20 (1.36%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 147 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
2 123 (8.39%) Data Centre
3 107 (7.30%) Clustering
4 68 (4.64%) Management Information System
5 64 (4.37%) Public Cloud
6 57 (3.89%) Computer Science
7 42 (2.86%) Fintech
7 42 (2.86%) Wiki
8 41 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
9 39 (2.66%) Private Cloud
10 38 (2.59%) Replication
11 32 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
12 31 (2.11%) CMDB
13 30 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
14 26 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
15 21 (1.43%) SWIFT
16 20 (1.36%) Hedge funds
17 17 (1.16%) Data Structures
18 16 (1.09%) HACMP
19 13 (0.89%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1,466 (100.00%) Linux
2 556 (37.93%) Windows
3 433 (29.54%) CentOS
4 306 (20.87%) Unix
5 300 (20.46%) Windows Server
6 149 (10.16%) Solaris
7 147 (10.03%) Ubuntu
8 116 (7.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 94 (6.41%) AIX
9 94 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 85 (5.80%) Debian
11 52 (3.55%) HPUX
11 52 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 48 (3.27%) Fedora
13 43 (2.93%) SUSE
14 36 (2.46%) Oracle Linux
15 27 (1.84%) Windows 10
16 18 (1.23%) Windows 7
17 16 (1.09%) Android
17 16 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (31.65%) DevOps
2 289 (19.71%) ITIL
3 285 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 232 (15.83%) Configuration Management
5 200 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
6 185 (12.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 153 (10.44%) Open Source
8 146 (9.96%) High Availability
9 145 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
10 143 (9.75%) Disaster Recovery
11 116 (7.91%) Scrum
12 103 (7.03%) Software Engineering
13 95 (6.48%) Deployment Automation
14 83 (5.66%) Change Management
15 78 (5.32%) Project Management
15 78 (5.32%) Test Automation
16 75 (5.12%) Storage Management
17 74 (5.05%) Performance Tuning
17 74 (5.05%) Service Management
18 69 (4.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 591 (40.31%) Python
2 408 (27.83%) Bash Shell
3 339 (23.12%) SQL
4 315 (21.49%) Java
5 226 (15.42%) PowerShell
6 218 (14.87%) Perl
7 176 (12.01%) Shell Script
8 139 (9.48%) Ruby
9 103 (7.03%) C++
10 98 (6.68%) JavaScript
11 92 (6.28%) PHP
12 77 (5.25%) Korn
13 53 (3.62%) C
14 39 (2.66%) Bourne shell
14 39 (2.66%) C#
15 33 (2.25%) PL/SQL
16 13 (0.89%) T-SQL
17 12 (0.82%) Groovy
18 8 (0.55%) ES6
19 7 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 174 (11.87%) Degree
2 106 (7.23%) RHCE
3 85 (5.80%) Security Cleared
4 72 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 68 (4.64%) RHCSA
6 58 (3.96%) MCSE
7 44 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 42 (2.86%) SC Cleared
9 39 (2.66%) DV Cleared
9 39 (2.66%) MCSA
10 37 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
11 36 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
12 30 (2.05%) AWS Certification
12 30 (2.05%) CISSP
12 30 (2.05%) RHCA
13 29 (1.98%) CCNA
14 28 (1.91%) MCP
15 20 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
16 19 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
17 18 (1.23%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.41%) QA
2 44 (3.00%) SLA
3 24 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.41%) GDPR
6 5 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.34%) PMO
7 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.14%) COBIT
8 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.068%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.068%) SEPA
System Software
1 318 (21.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 281 (19.17%) Docker
3 206 (14.05%) Active Directory
4 96 (6.55%) VMware ESXi
5 64 (4.37%) vSphere
6 63 (4.30%) Oracle RAC
7 46 (3.14%) Hyper-V
8 45 (3.07%) VirtualBox
9 36 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
10 35 (2.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 33 (2.25%) Samba
12 32 (2.18%) Xen
13 30 (2.05%) iptables
14 25 (1.71%) NFS
15 23 (1.57%) KVM
16 15 (1.02%) GlusterFS
17 14 (0.95%) Firmware
18 13 (0.89%) vCloud
19 12 (0.82%) GPFS
19 12 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 417 (28.44%) Puppet
2 413 (28.17%) Ansible
3 291 (19.85%) Opscode Chef
4 143 (9.75%) Kubernetes
5 123 (8.39%) Nagios
6 102 (6.96%) Terraform
7 41 (2.80%) Red Hat Satellite
8 39 (2.66%) Control-M
9 38 (2.59%) SCCM
9 38 (2.59%) vRealize
10 33 (2.25%) Packer
11 31 (2.11%) ZABBIX
12 30 (2.05%) Data Guard
12 30 (2.05%) Docker Swarm
13 28 (1.91%) NetBackup
14 26 (1.77%) vCenter Server
15 24 (1.64%) Rancher
16 22 (1.50%) Grafana
16 22 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 22 (1.50%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1,133 (77.29%) Red Hat
2 481 (32.81%) VMware
3 361 (24.62%) Oracle
4 269 (18.35%) Microsoft
5 133 (9.07%) Cisco
6 103 (7.03%) EMC
7 101 (6.89%) HP
8 96 (6.55%) Google
9 86 (5.87%) NetApp
10 78 (5.32%) Splunk
11 76 (5.18%) IBM
12 64 (4.37%) Citrix
13 48 (3.27%) SolarWinds
14 42 (2.86%) Sun
15 37 (2.52%) New Relic
16 34 (2.32%) BMC
17 33 (2.25%) AppDynamics
18 32 (2.18%) Atlassian
19 28 (1.91%) Veritas
20 27 (1.84%) Dell