Period
to 28 May 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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK > England
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 405 400 380
Rank change year-on-year -5 -20 -50
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 554 1,022 1,355
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.67% 0.77% 0.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.15% 3.32% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 432 846 1,120
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.27% -4.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £83,750 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -

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 17,585 30,758 38,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.14% 23.10% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14,327 24,538 31,080
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +3.26% +2.22%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -27 200 £70,000 +7.69% 11
South East +55 113 £60,000 +14.29% 13
Midlands +87 86 £47,500 - 5
North of England +68 84 £50,000 +3.17% 15
West Midlands +79 61 £47,500 +5.56% 1
South West +54 61 £55,000 +19.57% 9
Yorkshire +100 40 £50,000 -5.53%
North West +46 35 £50,000 +6.97% 14
East Midlands +65 24 £47,500 -13.64% 4
East of England +5 15 £50,000 - 7
North East -4 9 £37,000 -20.84% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 554 (100.00%) Linux
2 388 (70.04%) Red Hat
3 240 (43.32%) Ansible
4 207 (37.36%) Python
5 200 (36.10%) Windows
6 181 (32.67%) VMware
7 171 (30.87%) AWS
8 168 (30.32%) DevOps
9 149 (26.90%) Finance
10 147 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
10 147 (26.53%) CentOS
10 147 (26.53%) Docker
11 141 (25.45%) Puppet
12 140 (25.27%) Bash Shell
13 134 (24.19%) Jenkins
14 124 (22.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 123 (22.20%) Azure
16 113 (20.40%) Configuration Management
17 111 (20.04%) Unix
18 105 (18.95%) Git (software)
19 104 (18.77%) Microsoft
20 103 (18.59%) Windows Server
21 102 (18.41%) Terraform
22 101 (18.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 101 (18.23%) Kubernetes
23 98 (17.69%) Security Cleared
24 94 (16.97%) Oracle
25 93 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
26 92 (16.61%) SAN
27 90 (16.25%) PowerShell

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 57 (10.29%) Tomcat
2 43 (7.76%) Apache
3 26 (4.69%) Confluence
3 26 (4.69%) WebLogic
4 23 (4.15%) JBoss
5 21 (3.79%) OpenStack
6 13 (2.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 13 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.81%) MS Exchange
7 10 (1.81%) nginx
8 8 (1.44%) Apache Spark
8 8 (1.44%) IIS
8 8 (1.44%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.08%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.90%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.72%) WildFly
12 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Eikon
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.18%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
2 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 171 (30.87%) AWS
2 123 (22.20%) Azure
3 47 (8.48%) GCP
4 36 (6.50%) GitHub
5 35 (6.32%) OpenShift
6 27 (4.87%) Office 365
7 24 (4.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (4.33%) SaaS
8 18 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (2.89%) IaaS
10 14 (2.53%) Amazon S3
10 14 (2.53%) Route 53
11 12 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (1.62%) Amazon ECS
12 9 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.44%) Datadog
13 8 (1.44%) PaaS
13 8 (1.44%) Serverless
14 7 (1.26%) Azure Stack
14 7 (1.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 92 (16.61%) SAN
2 69 (12.45%) Firewall
3 47 (8.48%) DNS
4 27 (4.87%) HTTP
5 26 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 26 (4.69%) WAN
6 25 (4.51%) LAN
7 19 (3.43%) BGP
7 19 (3.43%) Internet
8 17 (3.07%) VPN
9 15 (2.71%) DHCP
9 15 (2.71%) Multicast
10 13 (2.35%) FTP
11 10 (1.81%) NAS
11 10 (1.81%) Skype
12 9 (1.62%) OSPF
12 9 (1.62%) SSL
12 9 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (1.44%) MPLS
14 7 (1.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 46 (8.30%) Big Data
3 34 (6.14%) MySQL
3 34 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (5.23%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.97%) Oracle Database
6 20 (3.61%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.43%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.35%) RDBMS
9 12 (2.17%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
11 9 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.62%) MariaDB
12 7 (1.26%) DB2
13 6 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
14 5 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
15 4 (0.72%) Sqoop
15 4 (0.72%) Sybase ASE
16 3 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 134 (24.19%) Jenkins
2 105 (18.95%) Git (software)
3 43 (7.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 38 (6.86%) JIRA
5 35 (6.32%) GitLab
6 26 (4.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 16 (2.89%) Vagrant
8 12 (2.17%) Bitbucket
9 10 (1.81%) Subversion
10 5 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.54%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.36%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.36%) Grunt
12 2 (0.36%) PuPHPet
12 2 (0.36%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.36%) webpack
13 1 (0.18%) Maven
13 1 (0.18%) Selenium
General
1 149 (26.90%) Finance
2 47 (8.48%) Banking
3 29 (5.23%) Public Sector
4 27 (4.87%) Retail
5 16 (2.89%) Legal
6 15 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.53%) Front Office
8 8 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.90%) Back Office
9 5 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.90%) Military
10 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.54%) Advertising
11 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.54%) Games
12 2 (0.36%) Electronics
12 2 (0.36%) Law
12 2 (0.36%) Marketing
13 1 (0.18%) Automotive
13 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (16.43%) DevOps Engineer
1 91 (16.43%) Linux Engineer
2 67 (12.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 65 (11.73%) Administrator
4 56 (10.11%) Analyst
5 40 (7.22%) Developer
5 40 (7.22%) Systems Administrator
6 39 (7.04%) Linux Administrator
7 36 (6.50%) Platform Engineer
8 34 (6.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 29 (5.23%) Linux Support
10 27 (4.87%) Support Engineer
11 25 (4.51%) Architect
12 23 (4.15%) AWS Engineer
12 23 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (3.97%) Applications Support
13 22 (3.97%) Linux Support Engineer
14 21 (3.79%) AWS DevOps
14 21 (3.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 21 (3.79%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.76%) Middleware
2 34 (6.14%) Elastic Stack
3 30 (5.42%) Web Services
4 23 (4.15%) LDAP
5 17 (3.07%) Kafka
6 16 (2.89%) XML
7 14 (2.53%) Spring
8 13 (2.35%) LAMP
9 12 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
9 12 (2.17%) REST
10 11 (1.99%) OAuth
11 10 (1.81%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.81%) Apache NiFi
11 10 (1.81%) OpenID
11 10 (1.81%) React
12 7 (1.26%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (1.26%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (1.26%) XML Schema
13 6 (1.08%) Sensu
14 5 (0.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 77 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (10.65%) Data Centre
3 45 (8.12%) Public Cloud
4 23 (4.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 22 (3.97%) Clustering
6 21 (3.79%) Replication
7 20 (3.61%) Private Cloud
8 16 (2.89%) Linux Command Line
9 12 (2.17%) Derivative
10 10 (1.81%) User Experience
11 8 (1.44%) Blog
11 8 (1.44%) Cloud Native
12 7 (1.26%) EMC VNX
12 7 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.26%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.08%) EMC VMAX
13 6 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (1.08%) HP Storage
13 6 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.08%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 554 (100.00%) Linux
2 200 (36.10%) Windows
3 147 (26.53%) CentOS
4 111 (20.04%) Unix
5 103 (18.59%) Windows Server
6 58 (10.47%) Ubuntu
7 44 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (7.58%) AIX
9 35 (6.32%) Solaris
10 30 (5.42%) Windows Server 2016
11 26 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (3.25%) HPUX
13 16 (2.89%) Fedora
14 15 (2.71%) Oracle Linux
14 15 (2.71%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (2.35%) SUSE
16 10 (1.81%) Windows 10
17 8 (1.44%) VMS
18 6 (1.08%) Debian
18 6 (1.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (30.32%) DevOps
2 147 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (20.40%) Configuration Management
4 101 (18.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 93 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
6 85 (15.34%) ITIL
7 57 (10.29%) High Availability
8 53 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
9 51 (9.21%) Change Management
10 50 (9.03%) Migration
11 46 (8.30%) Project Delivery
12 45 (8.12%) Mentoring
12 45 (8.12%) Open Source
13 44 (7.94%) Cybersecurity
13 44 (7.94%) Software Engineering
14 42 (7.58%) Service Delivery
15 40 (7.22%) Test Automation
16 36 (6.50%) Scrum
17 35 (6.32%) Project Management
18 34 (6.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 207 (37.36%) Python
2 140 (25.27%) Bash Shell
3 90 (16.25%) PowerShell
4 78 (14.08%) SQL
5 66 (11.91%) Shell Script
6 58 (10.47%) Java
7 50 (9.03%) Perl
8 35 (6.32%) Ruby
9 34 (6.14%) C
10 27 (4.87%) PHP
11 24 (4.33%) C++
11 24 (4.33%) Korn
12 11 (1.99%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.81%) Groovy
13 10 (1.81%) JavaScript
14 9 (1.62%) Go
15 8 (1.44%) R
16 7 (1.26%) Scala
16 7 (1.26%) XQuery
17 5 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (17.69%) Security Cleared
2 50 (9.03%) SC Cleared
3 34 (6.14%) DV Cleared
4 29 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (4.87%) Degree
6 22 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (3.79%) MCSE
8 18 (3.25%) CCNA
9 16 (2.89%) CISSP
9 16 (2.89%) CompTIA Security+
9 16 (2.89%) GIAC
9 16 (2.89%) Linux+ Certification
9 16 (2.89%) Network+ Certification
9 16 (2.89%) SANS
9 16 (2.89%) SSCP
10 13 (2.35%) AWS Certification
11 12 (2.17%) CCNP
11 12 (2.17%) RHCE
12 10 (1.81%) RHCSA
13 8 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.05%) GDPR
2 24 (4.33%) QA
3 14 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.62%) ISO 22301
4 9 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 8 (1.44%) SLA
6 5 (0.90%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.72%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.18%) PSD2
8 1 (0.18%) SEPA
System Software
1 147 (26.53%) Docker
2 124 (22.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (14.98%) Active Directory
4 56 (10.11%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (6.14%) vSphere
6 30 (5.42%) NFS
7 20 (3.61%) Samba
7 20 (3.61%) VirtualBox
8 17 (3.07%) Xen
9 16 (2.89%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (1.81%) KVM
10 10 (1.81%) OpenAM
11 9 (1.62%) Hyper-V
12 6 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 6 (1.08%) iptables
13 5 (0.90%) vCloud
13 5 (0.90%) XenApp
14 4 (0.72%) HDFS
14 4 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 3 (0.54%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 240 (43.32%) Ansible
2 141 (25.45%) Puppet
3 102 (18.41%) Terraform
4 101 (18.23%) Kubernetes
5 68 (12.27%) Opscode Chef
6 41 (7.40%) Packer
7 37 (6.68%) Nagios
7 37 (6.68%) Red Hat Satellite
8 33 (5.96%) Docker Swarm
9 31 (5.60%) Grafana
10 29 (5.23%) SCCM
11 27 (4.87%) Prometheus
11 27 (4.87%) SCOM
12 24 (4.33%) Graphite
13 23 (4.15%) ZABBIX
14 21 (3.79%) vCenter Server
15 18 (3.25%) Consul
16 16 (2.89%) OpenNMS
17 15 (2.71%) QRadar
18 14 (2.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 388 (70.04%) Red Hat
2 181 (32.67%) VMware
3 104 (18.77%) Microsoft
4 94 (16.97%) Oracle
5 58 (10.47%) HP
6 50 (9.03%) NetApp
7 49 (8.84%) Cisco
8 39 (7.04%) EMC
9 32 (5.78%) Google
10 30 (5.42%) SolarWinds
11 27 (4.87%) IBM
12 25 (4.51%) Juniper
13 24 (4.33%) Dell
14 20 (3.61%) LogRhythm
14 20 (3.61%) Splunk
15 18 (3.25%) Hortonworks
16 16 (2.89%) Cloudera
17 15 (2.71%) F5
17 15 (2.71%) Remedy
18 13 (2.35%) Atlassian