Period
to 21 July 2019

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 294 309
Rank change year-on-year +38 +15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 94 108 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.78% 0.74% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.78% 3.82% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 70 75 62
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% 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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,487 2,824 3,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 20.76% 19.38% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,876 2,313 2,794
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -0.68%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage 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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 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
West Midlands +37 74 £42,500 +3.66% 10
East Midlands +13 20 £47,500 +5.56% 10
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 94 (100.00%) Linux
2 62 (65.96%) Red Hat
3 42 (44.68%) Windows
4 33 (35.11%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (34.04%) Firewall
6 28 (29.79%) ITIL
6 28 (29.79%) CentOS
7 27 (28.72%) DevOps
8 26 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
9 24 (25.53%) Bash Shell
10 22 (23.40%) Jenkins
10 22 (23.40%) VMware
11 21 (22.34%) Configuration Management
12 20 (21.28%) Python
13 19 (20.21%) Cisco
13 19 (20.21%) Windows Server
14 18 (19.15%) MySQL
14 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (18.09%) Ansible
16 16 (17.02%) Citrix
17 15 (15.96%) DNS
17 15 (15.96%) NetApp
17 15 (15.96%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (15.96%) MCSE
17 15 (15.96%) MCSA
17 15 (15.96%) ITSM
17 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
17 15 (15.96%) Ubuntu
17 15 (15.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 14 (14.89%) Puppet

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 14 (14.89%) Apache
2 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.32%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.19%) IIS
5 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.13%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (35.11%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (12.77%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (10.64%) Amazon S3
5 8 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (8.51%) CloudFront
6 6 (6.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (5.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (5.32%) Office 365
8 4 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (4.26%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (4.26%) Route 53
9 3 (3.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (3.19%) GitHub
9 3 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (2.13%) Datadog
10 2 (2.13%) Serverless
10 2 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (1.06%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 32 (34.04%) Firewall
2 15 (15.96%) DNS
3 13 (13.83%) LAN
3 13 (13.83%) WAN
4 10 (10.64%) SAN
5 7 (7.45%) Network Security
5 7 (7.45%) VoIP
5 7 (7.45%) Wireless
6 6 (6.38%) HTTP
6 6 (6.38%) HTTPS
6 6 (6.38%) SSL
6 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.32%) BGP
7 5 (5.32%) MPLS
7 5 (5.32%) OSPF
7 5 (5.32%) RSVP
8 3 (3.19%) DHCP
8 3 (3.19%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.19%) VPN
9 2 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) MySQL
2 4 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.06%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (23.40%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (5.32%) Maven
4 4 (4.26%) GitLab
4 4 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (4.26%) Travis CI
5 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.19%) MSI
5 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.06%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.06%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.06%) Grunt
6 1 (1.06%) JIRA
6 1 (1.06%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.06%) PuPHPet
6 1 (1.06%) webpack
General
1 11 (11.70%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.38%) Billing
2 6 (6.38%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.13%) Legal
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (20.21%) Analyst
3 15 (15.96%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (13.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (11.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (9.57%) Provisioning Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) SOC Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (6.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (5.32%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.26%) Administrator
11 4 (4.26%) Applications Support Engineer
11 4 (4.26%) Billing Support Engineer
11 4 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (4.26%) Linux Support
11 4 (4.26%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (7.45%) AngularJS
2 7 (7.45%) FreeSWITCH
3 6 (6.38%) HTML
3 6 (6.38%) HTML5
3 6 (6.38%) jQuery
3 6 (6.38%) LAMP
4 4 (4.26%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (2.13%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (2.13%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.06%) .NET
6 1 (1.06%) Node.js
6 1 (1.06%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.06%) Symfony
6 1 (1.06%) Web Services
6 1 (1.06%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
1 6 (6.38%) User Experience
2 5 (5.32%) CCTV
3 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.19%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.13%) Derivative
5 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.06%) Clustering
6 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.06%) Replication
6 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (44.68%) Windows
3 28 (29.79%) CentOS
4 19 (20.21%) Windows Server
5 15 (15.96%) Ubuntu
6 11 (11.70%) Unix
7 9 (9.57%) Solaris
8 7 (7.45%) Windows 10
9 6 (6.38%) HPUX
9 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (5.32%) SUSE
11 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (3.19%) AIX
12 3 (3.19%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (2.13%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (2.13%) DC/OS
14 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.79%) ITIL
2 27 (28.72%) DevOps
3 21 (22.34%) Configuration Management
4 15 (15.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (15.96%) ITSM
5 13 (13.83%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (12.77%) Incident Management
6 12 (12.77%) Security Management
6 12 (12.77%) Security Operations
6 12 (12.77%) SIEM
7 11 (11.70%) Information Security
7 11 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (11.70%) Technical Leadership
8 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.45%) Change Management
10 7 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.45%) ITIL V3
11 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.53%) Bash Shell
2 20 (21.28%) Python
3 10 (10.64%) PHP
3 10 (10.64%) PowerShell
4 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.45%) Perl
4 7 (7.45%) Ruby
5 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.26%) SQL
6 1 (1.06%) C#
6 1 (1.06%) Groovy
6 1 (1.06%) Java
6 1 (1.06%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.06%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) MCSA
1 15 (15.96%) MCSE
1 15 (15.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.77%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) MCP
3 11 (11.70%) HNC
4 7 (7.45%) CCNA
4 7 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.32%) HND
5 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.19%) AWS Certification
6 3 (3.19%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.13%) CCNP
7 2 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.13%) MBA
7 2 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.32%) SLA
3 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.70%) Docker
4 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.26%) Firmware
5 4 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.26%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (3.19%) XenApp
7 2 (2.13%) iptables
7 2 (2.13%) Squid
7 2 (2.13%) VirtualBox
7 2 (2.13%) vSphere
8 1 (1.06%) LXC
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (18.09%) Ansible
2 14 (14.89%) Puppet
3 11 (11.70%) Terraform
4 10 (10.64%) SCCM
5 9 (9.57%) HAProxy
6 6 (6.38%) Nagios
6 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.26%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (4.26%) Kubernetes
7 4 (4.26%) Packer
8 3 (3.19%) NetBackup
8 3 (3.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (2.13%) Consul
9 2 (2.13%) Data Guard
9 2 (2.13%) Graphite
9 2 (2.13%) Opsview
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (2.13%) Prometheus
9 2 (2.13%) SELinux
9 2 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 62 (65.96%) Red Hat
2 22 (23.40%) VMware
3 19 (20.21%) Cisco
4 16 (17.02%) Citrix
5 15 (15.96%) NetApp
6 10 (10.64%) Veeam
7 9 (9.57%) Nimble Storage
8 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
9 7 (7.45%) HP
9 7 (7.45%) Imperva
9 7 (7.45%) Oracle
10 6 (6.38%) Ericsson
11 5 (5.32%) Juniper
11 5 (5.32%) Nokia
11 5 (5.32%) Splunk
12 4 (4.26%) Dell
12 4 (4.26%) Google
13 3 (3.19%) Fujitsu
14 2 (2.13%) Rackspace
14 2 (2.13%) WatchGuard