Period
to 16 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 337 371 305
Rank change year-on-year +34 -66 -22
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1,303 1,363 1,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.93% 0.83% 1.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% 3.40% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1,146 1,487
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £36,500 £36,250 £33,900
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,625 £79,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 32,610 40,127 40,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.31% 24.36% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26,297 33,207 34,070
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -

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 16 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +44 615 £61,500 -1.60% 92
South East -1 251 £52,500 +5.00% 36
North of England +20 207 £52,925 +17.61% 45
South West +37 103 £52,500 +20.00% 27
North West +58 98 £52,925 +15.05% 19
Yorkshire -42 76 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Midlands +28 73 £45,000 +5.88% 20
East of England +30 52 £43,500 -17.14% 21
West Midlands +29 50 £44,000 -15.38% 18
North East +44 33 £52,925 +51.21% 13
East Midlands +18 23 £55,000 +41.03% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 1,303 (100.00%) Linux
2 941 (72.22%) Red Hat
3 570 (43.75%) Windows
4 555 (42.59%) Python
5 478 (36.68%) DevOps
6 417 (32.00%) Ansible
7 413 (31.70%) Finance
8 403 (30.93%) Puppet
9 400 (30.70%) CentOS
10 390 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
11 389 (29.85%) VMware
12 381 (29.24%) Amazon AWS
13 364 (27.94%) Windows Server
14 351 (26.94%) Oracle
15 345 (26.48%) Java
15 345 (26.48%) SQL
16 329 (25.25%) Jenkins
17 325 (24.94%) Docker
18 309 (23.71%) Bash Shell
19 258 (19.80%) Unix
20 249 (19.11%) ITIL
21 246 (18.88%) Configuration Management
22 236 (18.11%) Microsoft
23 235 (18.04%) Opscode Chef
24 232 (17.81%) SQL Server
25 219 (16.81%) Apache
25 219 (16.81%) VMware Infrastructure
26 210 (16.12%) Kubernetes
27 199 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
28 198 (15.20%) Git (software)

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
1 219 (16.81%) Apache
2 109 (8.37%) Confluence
3 79 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 69 (5.30%) IIS
5 67 (5.14%) nginx
6 49 (3.76%) JBoss
7 43 (3.30%) WebSphere
8 42 (3.22%) WebLogic
9 34 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
9 34 (2.61%) OpenStack
10 23 (1.77%) Oracle Application Server
11 20 (1.53%) MQSeries
12 17 (1.30%) SharePoint
13 11 (0.84%) MS Exchange
14 10 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 6 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
15 6 (0.46%) SAS
16 5 (0.38%) Apache Spark
17 4 (0.31%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.31%) Jetty
Applications
1 20 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.31%) Concordance
4 4 (0.31%) Global One
4 4 (0.31%) Relativity
5 3 (0.23%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.077%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 381 (29.24%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (15.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (7.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 92 (7.06%) GitHub
5 77 (5.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 66 (5.07%) SaaS
7 64 (4.91%) OpenShift
8 53 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
9 51 (3.91%) Office 365
10 38 (2.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 36 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (1.92%) IaaS
13 24 (1.84%) PaaS
14 17 (1.30%) Datadog
15 14 (1.07%) Amazon S3
16 10 (0.77%) Amazon ELB
16 10 (0.77%) NuGet
17 8 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 8 (0.61%) Serverless
17 8 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 99 (7.60%) Firewall
2 93 (7.14%) DNS
3 88 (6.75%) SAN
4 61 (4.68%) WAN
5 57 (4.37%) TCP/IP
6 52 (3.99%) LAN
7 46 (3.53%) Internet
8 34 (2.61%) HTTP
8 34 (2.61%) SMTP
9 33 (2.53%) DHCP
10 30 (2.30%) Network Security
11 28 (2.15%) VLAN
12 26 (2.00%) VPN
13 24 (1.84%) NAS
14 23 (1.77%) SSL
15 21 (1.61%) iSCSI
15 21 (1.61%) SSH
16 17 (1.30%) BGP
16 17 (1.30%) OSPF
17 12 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 170 (13.05%) MySQL
3 134 (10.28%) NoSQL
4 112 (8.60%) Oracle Database
5 96 (7.37%) MongoDB
6 88 (6.75%) Relational Database
7 65 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
8 62 (4.76%) Big Data
9 61 (4.68%) RDBMS
10 49 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
11 48 (3.68%) Hadoop
12 42 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
13 34 (2.61%) DB2
14 31 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
15 28 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
16 27 (2.07%) MariaDB
16 27 (2.07%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (1.84%) Oracle Database 12c
18 23 (1.77%) Data Lake
19 22 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 329 (25.25%) Jenkins
2 198 (15.20%) Git (software)
3 165 (12.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 136 (10.44%) JIRA
5 63 (4.83%) Sonatype Nexus
6 59 (4.53%) Bitbucket
7 55 (4.22%) Subversion
8 53 (4.07%) Maven
9 52 (3.99%) TeamCity
9 52 (3.99%) Vagrant
10 47 (3.61%) GitLab
11 46 (3.53%) JUnit
12 45 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 39 (2.99%) EasyMock
14 38 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
15 30 (2.30%) Hudson
16 27 (2.07%) MSBuild
17 20 (1.53%) Travis CI
18 18 (1.38%) Cucumber
18 18 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 413 (31.70%) Finance
2 156 (11.97%) Banking
3 26 (2.00%) Marketing
4 24 (1.84%) Back Office
5 19 (1.46%) Financial Institution
6 15 (1.15%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.07%) Law
7 14 (1.07%) Retail
8 13 (1.00%) Advertising
9 12 (0.92%) Front Office
10 11 (0.84%) Publishing
11 9 (0.69%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.54%) Czech Language
13 5 (0.38%) Legal
14 3 (0.23%) Games
14 3 (0.23%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.15%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) Military
16 1 (0.077%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.077%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 267 (20.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 207 (15.89%) Linux Engineer
3 184 (14.12%) Administrator
4 147 (11.28%) Analyst
5 116 (8.90%) Systems Administrator
6 112 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 98 (7.52%) Support Analyst
8 88 (6.75%) Linux Administrator
9 86 (6.60%) DBA
10 82 (6.29%) Applications Support
10 82 (6.29%) Support Engineer
11 80 (6.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 78 (5.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 77 (5.91%) Architect
14 73 (5.60%) Developer
15 68 (5.22%) Applications Support Analyst
16 65 (4.99%) Systems Engineer
17 64 (4.91%) Platform Engineer
18 61 (4.68%) Cloud Engineer
18 61 (4.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (8.52%) .NET
2 107 (8.21%) Web Services
3 89 (6.83%) LAMP
4 82 (6.29%) Middleware
5 80 (6.14%) Elastic Stack
6 66 (5.07%) Spring
7 54 (4.14%) Java EE
8 50 (3.84%) Node.js
9 43 (3.30%) EJB
9 43 (3.30%) JSF
10 35 (2.69%) HTML
11 33 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
12 31 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
13 27 (2.07%) JMS
13 27 (2.07%) LDAP
14 25 (1.92%) Apache NiFi
15 23 (1.77%) J2EE
16 21 (1.61%) LAPP Stack
17 19 (1.46%) CSS
18 18 (1.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 171 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 99 (7.60%) Clustering
4 69 (5.30%) Public Cloud
5 56 (4.30%) Linux Command Line
6 44 (3.38%) Wiki
7 39 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 36 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
9 34 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
10 29 (2.23%) Replication
11 27 (2.07%) SWIFT
12 24 (1.84%) Fintech
13 23 (1.77%) HACMP
14 22 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
15 17 (1.30%) CMDB
15 17 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
16 16 (1.23%) N-Tier
17 15 (1.15%) Derivative
18 14 (1.07%) Marketing Technology
19 11 (0.84%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,303 (100.00%) Linux
2 570 (43.75%) Windows
3 400 (30.70%) CentOS
4 364 (27.94%) Windows Server
5 258 (19.80%) Unix
6 172 (13.20%) Ubuntu
7 126 (9.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 109 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 105 (8.06%) Solaris
10 79 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 67 (5.14%) AIX
12 61 (4.68%) Debian
13 43 (3.30%) SUSE
14 33 (2.53%) Fedora
15 28 (2.15%) Windows 10
16 25 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
17 23 (1.77%) HPUX
18 18 (1.38%) DC/OS
19 13 (1.00%) Windows 7
20 10 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (36.68%) DevOps
2 390 (29.93%) Agile Software Development
3 249 (19.11%) ITIL
4 246 (18.88%) Configuration Management
5 183 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
6 174 (13.35%) Problem-Solving
7 173 (13.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 163 (12.51%) High Availability
9 151 (11.59%) Mentoring
10 148 (11.36%) Open Source
11 138 (10.59%) Scrum
12 115 (8.83%) Software Engineering
13 113 (8.67%) Test Automation
14 104 (7.98%) Disaster Recovery
15 90 (6.91%) Coaching
16 88 (6.75%) Microservices
17 79 (6.06%) Load Balancing
18 73 (5.60%) Change Management
19 71 (5.45%) Analytics
20 70 (5.37%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 555 (42.59%) Python
2 345 (26.48%) Java
2 345 (26.48%) SQL
3 309 (23.71%) Bash Shell
4 191 (14.66%) Perl
5 160 (12.28%) PowerShell
6 153 (11.74%) Ruby
7 152 (11.67%) Shell Script
8 127 (9.75%) C++
9 122 (9.36%) JavaScript
10 84 (6.45%) C
11 71 (5.45%) PHP
12 57 (4.37%) Korn
13 55 (4.22%) C#
14 43 (3.30%) Bourne shell
15 40 (3.07%) PL/SQL
16 24 (1.84%) VB
17 18 (1.38%) Go
18 17 (1.30%) Groovy
19 9 (0.69%) AWK
Qualifications
1 146 (11.20%) Degree
2 96 (7.37%) RHCE
3 94 (7.21%) Security Cleared
4 63 (4.83%) RHCSA
5 62 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 59 (4.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 46 (3.53%) MCSE
8 43 (3.30%) AWS Certification
9 41 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
10 39 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 27 (2.07%) MCSA
12 26 (2.00%) OCP
12 26 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
13 25 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
14 24 (1.84%) CISSP
15 21 (1.61%) DV Cleared
16 18 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (1.30%) MCP
17 17 (1.30%) RHCA
18 15 (1.15%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (2.23%) SLA
3 27 (2.07%) QA
4 22 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.53%) HL7
6 10 (0.77%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.54%) GDPR
8 6 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.23%) PMO
11 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.077%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 325 (24.94%) Docker
2 219 (16.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (10.82%) Active Directory
4 65 (4.99%) Hyper-V
4 65 (4.99%) Virtual Machines
5 55 (4.22%) VMware ESXi
6 39 (2.99%) NFS
7 34 (2.61%) Postfix
8 31 (2.38%) vSphere
9 29 (2.23%) VirtualBox
10 26 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
11 24 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
12 21 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 20 (1.53%) Xen
14 19 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 18 (1.38%) XenApp
16 17 (1.30%) Samba
17 16 (1.23%) VMware Server
18 14 (1.07%) GPFS
18 14 (1.07%) iptables
Systems Management
1 417 (32.00%) Ansible
2 403 (30.93%) Puppet
3 235 (18.04%) Opscode Chef
4 210 (16.12%) Kubernetes
5 147 (11.28%) Terraform
6 72 (5.53%) Packer
7 60 (4.60%) Docker Swarm
8 48 (3.68%) Grafana
8 48 (3.68%) Nagios
9 46 (3.53%) Prometheus
10 38 (2.92%) Graphite
11 35 (2.69%) Control-M
12 32 (2.46%) Consul
13 31 (2.38%) NetBackup
13 31 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 29 (2.23%) Salt
15 27 (2.07%) vCenter Server
16 22 (1.69%) Data Guard
17 21 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
18 20 (1.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 941 (72.22%) Red Hat
2 389 (29.85%) VMware
3 351 (26.94%) Oracle
4 236 (18.11%) Microsoft
5 96 (7.37%) Google
6 88 (6.75%) HP
7 70 (5.37%) Cisco
8 65 (4.99%) NetApp
9 62 (4.76%) EMC
10 61 (4.68%) Splunk
11 58 (4.45%) Atlassian
12 48 (3.68%) Citrix
13 46 (3.53%) Veritas
14 38 (2.92%) Sun
15 36 (2.76%) IBM
16 34 (2.61%) Dynatrace
17 31 (2.38%) SolarWinds
18 27 (2.07%) Dell
19 23 (1.77%) New Relic
20 22 (1.69%) Cloudera