Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > Midlands
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 280 180 233
Rank change year-on-year -100 +53 +34
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 45 30 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.42% 0.74% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.28% 3.48% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 91
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,600 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +14.86%
75th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £51,875
90th Percentile £60,000 " £70,000
England median annual salary £60,625 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.23% +4.76% -4.55%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,972 861 2,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.44% 21.34% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,521 697 1,902
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,900 £22,525
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
75th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £51,438
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,300 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 October 2021. 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
East Midlands -63 24 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Midlands -107 21 £50,000 +21.21% 8
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (73.33%) Windows
3 26 (57.78%) VMware
4 25 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 25 (55.56%) Azure
5 23 (51.11%) Windows Server
6 19 (42.22%) Docker
6 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
7 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
8 17 (37.78%) DevOps
8 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2016
9 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 16 (35.56%) Kubernetes
10 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
10 13 (28.89%) CentOS
11 12 (26.67%) ITIL
11 12 (26.67%) Oracle
11 12 (26.67%) SQL
12 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 10 (22.22%) AWS
12 10 (22.22%) Open Source
12 10 (22.22%) Ansible
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2019
13 9 (20.00%) IaaS
13 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
13 9 (20.00%) Windows 10

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.22%) JBoss
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.22%) nginx
2 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Workfront
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 25 (55.56%) Azure
2 18 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
3 10 (22.22%) AWS
4 9 (20.00%) IaaS
5 8 (17.78%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (17.78%) SaaS
6 7 (15.56%) OneDrive
6 7 (15.56%) PaaS
7 5 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (4.44%) GCP
8 2 (4.44%) GitHub
8 2 (4.44%) OpenShift
9 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (2.22%) Apigee
9 1 (2.22%) Azure Key Vault
9 1 (2.22%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) NAS
2 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 4 (8.89%) SAN
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) SSL
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.22%) SSH
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.89%) GitLab
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.22%) Maven
5 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Postman
5 1 (2.22%) PuPHPet
5 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.22%) Toad
5 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (20.00%) Law
2 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 7 (15.56%) Social Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Azure Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Lead DevOps
4 7 (15.56%) Technical Leader
5 6 (13.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.44%) ARM Templates
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) LAMP
3 1 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.22%) Laravel
3 1 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.22%) React
3 1 (2.22%) RESTful
3 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.22%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.22%) SAP BC
3 1 (2.22%) Swagger
3 1 (2.22%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.22%) HACMP
2 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (73.33%) Windows
3 23 (51.11%) Windows Server
4 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2016
5 13 (28.89%) CentOS
6 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2019
7 9 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.67%) Debian
8 3 (6.67%) Unix
9 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.22%) AIX
10 1 (2.22%) CoreOS
10 1 (2.22%) SUSE
10 1 (2.22%) VMS
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) DevOps
2 16 (35.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.67%) ITIL
5 10 (22.22%) Open Source
6 7 (15.56%) Analytical Thinking
6 7 (15.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (8.89%) Change Control
8 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure as Code
8 4 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Automation
9 3 (6.67%) IT Strategy
9 3 (6.67%) Microservices
9 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.67%) Service Management
9 3 (6.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (15.56%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (4.44%) C#
6 2 (4.44%) Go
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Rust
7 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) MCSA
2 3 (6.67%) MCSE
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Docker
1 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (4.44%) Gluster
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.22%) Firmware
6 1 (2.22%) NFS
6 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Kubernetes
2 10 (22.22%) Ansible
3 8 (17.78%) Rancher
4 7 (15.56%) Terraform
5 4 (8.89%) Grafana
5 4 (8.89%) Prometheus
6 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
6 3 (6.67%) Consul
6 3 (6.67%) Graphite
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
6 3 (6.67%) Packer
6 3 (6.67%) SCCM
6 3 (6.67%) SCOM
6 3 (6.67%) WSUS
7 2 (4.44%) Opsview
7 2 (4.44%) Sysdig
8 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (2.22%) Puppet
8 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) VMware
2 25 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.67%) Oracle
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 4 (8.89%) EMC
7 3 (6.67%) Ivanti
7 3 (6.67%) LexisNexis
7 3 (6.67%) NetApp
7 3 (6.67%) Remedy
7 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.44%) Splunk
9 1 (2.22%) Ariba
9 1 (2.22%) F5
9 1 (2.22%) Google
9 1 (2.22%) OpenText
9 1 (2.22%) SAP
9 1 (2.22%) Veeam
9 1 (2.22%) Veritas