Period
to 27 January 2020

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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 441 337 383
Rank change year-on-year -104 +46 -87
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 740 1,328 1,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.95% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.85% 4.09% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 531 963 1,112
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £36,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,000 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

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 25,978 32,502 39,501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.51% 23.33% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20,974 26,183 32,578
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 27 January 2020.

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 27 January 2020. 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 -132 277 £67,500 +12.50% 48
South East -63 130 £60,000 +14.29% 70
Midlands +66 122 £47,500 +5.56% 21
North of England -29 109 £55,000 +3.92% 18
West Midlands +86 102 £47,500 +11.76% 10
South West -1 78 £50,000 -7.41% 19
North West +14 55 £57,051 +7.80% 10
Yorkshire -13 40 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East of England +35 24 £55,000 +33.33% 7
East Midlands +14 20 £42,500 -16.26% 11
North East -8 14 £63,691 +20.34% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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.

1 740 (100.00%) Linux
2 525 (70.95%) Red Hat
3 280 (37.84%) Windows
4 273 (36.89%) Python
4 273 (36.89%) Ansible
5 241 (32.57%) DevOps
6 234 (31.62%) VMware
7 233 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
8 203 (27.43%) Docker
9 201 (27.16%) AWS
10 198 (26.76%) Puppet
11 195 (26.35%) CentOS
12 178 (24.05%) Jenkins
13 172 (23.24%) Bash Shell
14 163 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 163 (22.03%) Finance
15 152 (20.54%) Azure
16 148 (20.00%) Windows Server
17 142 (19.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 138 (18.65%) Kubernetes
18 138 (18.65%) Configuration Management
19 134 (18.11%) Microsoft
20 133 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
21 132 (17.84%) Git (software)
22 131 (17.70%) Firewall
23 130 (17.57%) Security Cleared
24 125 (16.89%) Java
25 117 (15.81%) ITIL
25 117 (15.81%) Terraform
26 105 (14.19%) SQL

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 61 (8.24%) Apache
2 48 (6.49%) Tomcat
3 38 (5.14%) Confluence
4 28 (3.78%) IIS
5 27 (3.65%) JBoss
6 25 (3.38%) OpenStack
7 23 (3.11%) nginx
7 23 (3.11%) WebLogic
8 21 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
9 14 (1.89%) MS Exchange
9 14 (1.89%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.08%) Red Hat Fuse
11 7 (0.95%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.68%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
1 3 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.14%) Eikon
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.14%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 201 (27.16%) AWS
2 152 (20.54%) Azure
3 56 (7.57%) OpenShift
4 54 (7.30%) GCP
5 43 (5.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 42 (5.68%) GitHub
7 30 (4.05%) Amazon S3
8 26 (3.51%) SaaS
9 25 (3.38%) Office 365
10 22 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (2.84%) Route 53
12 20 (2.70%) IaaS
13 19 (2.57%) Amazon ECS
13 19 (2.57%) Datadog
14 15 (2.03%) PaaS
14 15 (2.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 11 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 11 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
16 9 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
16 9 (1.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 131 (17.70%) Firewall
2 94 (12.70%) SAN
3 64 (8.65%) DNS
4 51 (6.89%) TCP/IP
5 46 (6.22%) VPN
6 42 (5.68%) DHCP
7 35 (4.73%) LAN
7 35 (4.73%) WAN
8 23 (3.11%) Internet
9 22 (2.97%) HTTP
10 20 (2.70%) BGP
11 17 (2.30%) Wireless
12 14 (1.89%) NAS
12 14 (1.89%) SSL
13 13 (1.76%) Multicast
13 13 (1.76%) VLAN
14 12 (1.62%) SSH
15 11 (1.49%) IPsec
15 11 (1.49%) OSPF
16 10 (1.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.95%) MySQL
3 41 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (5.14%) Big Data
5 33 (4.46%) NoSQL
6 28 (3.78%) Oracle Database
7 27 (3.65%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (2.70%) DB2
10 19 (2.57%) RDBMS
11 16 (2.16%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.49%) MariaDB
12 11 (1.49%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.95%) QlikView
15 7 (0.95%) Redis
15 7 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (0.95%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 178 (24.05%) Jenkins
2 132 (17.84%) Git (software)
3 59 (7.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 58 (7.84%) JIRA
5 47 (6.35%) GitLab
6 30 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
7 26 (3.51%) Bitbucket
8 20 (2.70%) Bitbucket Server
9 18 (2.43%) JUnit
10 15 (2.03%) Vagrant
11 13 (1.76%) Subversion
12 11 (1.49%) EasyMock
13 10 (1.35%) Fiddler
13 10 (1.35%) Selenium
13 10 (1.35%) TeamCity
14 9 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (1.08%) Maven
15 8 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (1.08%) Postman
15 8 (1.08%) SoapUI
General
1 163 (22.03%) Finance
2 51 (6.89%) Public Sector
3 44 (5.95%) Banking
4 32 (4.32%) Retail
5 17 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.62%) Legal
7 9 (1.22%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.22%) Publishing
8 8 (1.08%) Aerospace
8 8 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.95%) Front Office
10 4 (0.54%) Electronics
10 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.54%) Marketing
11 3 (0.41%) Games
11 3 (0.41%) Military
12 2 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 144 (19.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 101 (13.65%) Linux Engineer
3 100 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 75 (10.14%) Analyst
4 75 (10.14%) Architect
5 70 (9.46%) Administrator
6 56 (7.57%) AWS Engineer
7 43 (5.81%) AWS DevOps
7 43 (5.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 43 (5.81%) Linux Administrator
8 42 (5.68%) Developer
8 42 (5.68%) Platform Engineer
9 38 (5.14%) Cloud Engineer
9 38 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
9 38 (5.14%) Systems Engineer
10 37 (5.00%) Support Engineer
11 33 (4.46%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 33 (4.46%) Linux Support
11 33 (4.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 28 (3.78%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (7.03%) Middleware
2 39 (5.27%) Elastic Stack
3 29 (3.92%) Web Services
4 23 (3.11%) Spring
5 21 (2.84%) Java EE
6 17 (2.30%) Apache NiFi
6 17 (2.30%) Kafka
7 14 (1.89%) .NET
7 14 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
8 13 (1.76%) XML
9 12 (1.62%) EJB
9 12 (1.62%) JSF
9 12 (1.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 12 (1.62%) XML Schema
10 10 (1.35%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.35%) Node.js
10 10 (1.35%) React
11 9 (1.22%) JSON
11 9 (1.22%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (7.70%) Data Centre
3 56 (7.57%) Public Cloud
4 51 (6.89%) Linux Command Line
5 31 (4.19%) Hybrid Cloud
6 25 (3.38%) Replication
7 21 (2.84%) Private Cloud
8 20 (2.70%) Clustering
9 18 (2.43%) Enterprise Storage
9 18 (2.43%) Wiki
10 16 (2.16%) Blog
11 14 (1.89%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.89%) User Experience
12 13 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
13 12 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
14 8 (1.08%) Derivative
15 7 (0.95%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.95%) Fixed Income
16 6 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 740 (100.00%) Linux
2 280 (37.84%) Windows
3 195 (26.35%) CentOS
4 148 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 86 (11.62%) Unix
6 67 (9.05%) Ubuntu
7 62 (8.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (4.86%) Solaris
9 32 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (3.24%) Fedora
11 23 (3.11%) Debian
12 22 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (2.16%) AIX
13 16 (2.16%) SUSE
14 15 (2.03%) Oracle Linux
14 15 (2.03%) Windows 10
15 13 (1.76%) HPUX
16 11 (1.49%) VMS
17 7 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 2 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (32.57%) DevOps
2 233 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (19.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 138 (18.65%) Configuration Management
5 133 (17.97%) Continuous Integration
6 117 (15.81%) ITIL
7 87 (11.76%) Migration
8 72 (9.73%) Mentoring
9 69 (9.32%) Open Source
10 65 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
11 62 (8.38%) Cybersecurity
12 58 (7.84%) Coaching
13 57 (7.70%) Test Automation
14 55 (7.43%) Microservices
14 55 (7.43%) Scrum
15 52 (7.03%) Service Delivery
16 49 (6.62%) Software Engineering
17 48 (6.49%) Infrastructure as Code
18 45 (6.08%) Load Balancing
19 42 (5.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 273 (36.89%) Python
2 172 (23.24%) Bash Shell
3 125 (16.89%) Java
4 105 (14.19%) SQL
5 97 (13.11%) PowerShell
6 74 (10.00%) Perl
7 68 (9.19%) Shell Script
8 57 (7.70%) Ruby
9 42 (5.68%) C++
10 40 (5.41%) C
11 23 (3.11%) PHP
12 19 (2.57%) Korn
13 18 (2.43%) Go
14 15 (2.03%) C#
14 15 (2.03%) JavaScript
15 13 (1.76%) T-SQL
16 12 (1.62%) Scala
16 12 (1.62%) XQuery
17 11 (1.49%) KiXtart
18 10 (1.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 130 (17.57%) Security Cleared
2 80 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 34 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (4.32%) Degree
4 32 (4.32%) DV Cleared
5 29 (3.92%) AWS Certification
6 24 (3.24%) MCSE
6 24 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (3.11%) CCNA
8 13 (1.76%) CCNP
9 12 (1.62%) CISSP
9 12 (1.62%) CompTIA Security+
9 12 (1.62%) GIAC
9 12 (1.62%) Linux+ Certification
9 12 (1.62%) Network+ Certification
9 12 (1.62%) SANS
9 12 (1.62%) SSCP
10 10 (1.35%) JNCIA
10 10 (1.35%) MCSA
11 9 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.84%) GDPR
2 19 (2.57%) QA
3 14 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.35%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.08%) ISO 22301
5 8 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (0.95%) SLA
7 2 (0.27%) PSD2
8 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) NIST
System Software
1 203 (27.43%) Docker
2 163 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 67 (9.05%) VMware ESXi
5 36 (4.86%) vSphere
6 24 (3.24%) NFS
6 24 (3.24%) VirtualBox
7 19 (2.57%) Hyper-V
7 19 (2.57%) KVM
8 18 (2.43%) Xen
9 15 (2.03%) Samba
10 12 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (1.49%) XenApp
12 10 (1.35%) iptables
13 9 (1.22%) Firmware
13 9 (1.22%) Postfix
14 8 (1.08%) OpenSSH
15 4 (0.54%) Ceph
15 4 (0.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 273 (36.89%) Ansible
2 198 (26.76%) Puppet
3 138 (18.65%) Kubernetes
4 117 (15.81%) Terraform
5 75 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (8.11%) Packer
7 51 (6.89%) Red Hat Satellite
8 50 (6.76%) Docker Swarm
9 36 (4.86%) Nagios
10 33 (4.46%) Grafana
11 29 (3.92%) Graphite
12 28 (3.78%) Prometheus
13 26 (3.51%) SCOM
14 25 (3.38%) Consul
14 25 (3.38%) SCCM
15 23 (3.11%) QRadar
16 18 (2.43%) vRealize
17 17 (2.30%) WSUS
18 16 (2.16%) vCenter Server
19 15 (2.03%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 525 (70.95%) Red Hat
2 234 (31.62%) VMware
3 134 (18.11%) Microsoft
4 94 (12.70%) Oracle
5 67 (9.05%) Cisco
6 52 (7.03%) IBM
7 50 (6.76%) NetApp
8 47 (6.35%) Citrix
9 43 (5.81%) HP
10 37 (5.00%) Splunk
11 36 (4.86%) Google
12 34 (4.59%) LogRhythm
13 30 (4.05%) Juniper
14 26 (3.51%) EMC
14 26 (3.51%) SolarWinds
15 23 (3.11%) Dell
16 19 (2.57%) Hortonworks
17 13 (1.76%) Cloudera
17 13 (1.76%) Sybase
18 11 (1.49%) SAP