Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > Midlands
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 324 292
Rank change year-on-year +56 -32 +29
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 113 75 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.85% 0.48% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.33% 2.34% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 70 62 89
Midlands median annual salary £36,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% -5.26% -1.04%
10th Percentile £24,000 £32,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,000 £65,000 £65,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,608 3,206 3,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 19.68% 20.71% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,078 2,771 3,156
Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £56,342
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 +58 77 £26,000 -42.22% 11
East Midlands +24 36 £48,750 +14.71% 7
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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.

1 113 (100.00%) Linux
2 103 (91.15%) Red Hat
3 78 (69.03%) Windows
4 56 (49.56%) VMware
5 42 (37.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (35.40%) Citrix
6 40 (35.40%) Cisco
7 39 (34.51%) Firewall
8 37 (32.74%) ITSM
9 35 (30.97%) Incident Management
10 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
10 34 (30.09%) ITIL
11 32 (28.32%) Python
11 32 (28.32%) LAN
11 32 (28.32%) NetApp
12 31 (27.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (27.43%) WAN
12 31 (27.43%) MCSA
13 28 (24.78%) CentOS
13 28 (24.78%) Windows Server
14 27 (23.89%) DevOps
14 27 (23.89%) MCP
15 25 (22.12%) MCSE
16 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (17.70%) Jenkins
18 19 (16.81%) Unix
18 19 (16.81%) Oracle
18 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (15.93%) SLA

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 13 (11.50%) Apache
2 9 (7.96%) Confluence
3 7 (6.19%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.65%) SAS
5 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.88%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.39%) Office 365
3 11 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (6.19%) GitHub
5 5 (4.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.65%) SaaS
7 2 (1.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.77%) npm
8 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.88%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.88%) Datadog
8 1 (0.88%) IaaS
8 1 (0.88%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (34.51%) Firewall
2 32 (28.32%) LAN
3 31 (27.43%) WAN
4 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
5 11 (9.73%) DNS
6 10 (8.85%) SAN
7 8 (7.08%) BGP
7 8 (7.08%) DSL
7 8 (7.08%) DWDM
7 8 (7.08%) MPLS
7 8 (7.08%) OSPF
7 8 (7.08%) SHDSL
8 7 (6.19%) IPsec
8 7 (6.19%) Skype
9 4 (3.54%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.65%) WLAN
11 2 (1.77%) Network Security
11 2 (1.77%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.88%) NAS
12 1 (0.88%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) MySQL
2 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.65%) DB2
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.77%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.77%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (17.70%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (7.96%) Bitbucket
3 9 (7.96%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.96%) JIRA
4 8 (7.08%) EasyMock
4 8 (7.08%) JUnit
5 5 (4.42%) GitLab
6 2 (1.77%) Grunt
6 2 (1.77%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.77%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.77%) webpack
7 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.88%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.88%) PuPHPet
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 8 (7.08%) Finance
2 3 (2.65%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.88%) Automotive
3 1 (0.88%) Banking
3 1 (0.88%) Legal
3 1 (0.88%) Military
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (37.17%) Analyst
2 25 (22.12%) IT Analyst
3 24 (21.24%) IT Support
3 24 (21.24%) Support Analyst
4 23 (20.35%) IT Support Analyst
5 16 (14.16%) Administrator
6 14 (12.39%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (8.85%) Developer
7 10 (8.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (8.85%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (7.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (7.08%) Agile Java Developer
9 8 (7.08%) DevOps Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Java Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (7.08%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (7.08%) NOC Technician
9 8 (7.08%) Operations Analyst
9 8 (7.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.08%) EJB
1 8 (7.08%) Java EE
1 8 (7.08%) JSF
1 8 (7.08%) Spring
2 7 (6.19%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (4.42%) LAMP
4 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.77%) Node.js
4 2 (1.77%) Symfony
5 1 (0.88%) J2EE
5 1 (0.88%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.88%) LDAP
5 1 (0.88%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.08%) Wiki
3 6 (5.31%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.42%) Clustering
4 5 (4.42%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.65%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.88%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) Linux
2 78 (69.03%) Windows
3 28 (24.78%) CentOS
3 28 (24.78%) Windows Server
4 20 (17.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (16.81%) Unix
6 17 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (8.85%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (8.85%) Solaris
7 10 (8.85%) Windows 10
8 8 (7.08%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (6.19%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.54%) HPUX
10 4 (3.54%) SUSE
11 3 (2.65%) AIX
11 3 (2.65%) Windows 7
11 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (1.77%) DC/OS
12 2 (1.77%) Debian
13 1 (0.88%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.74%) ITSM
2 35 (30.97%) Incident Management
3 34 (30.09%) ITIL
4 27 (23.89%) DevOps
5 19 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.16%) Service Delivery
7 15 (13.27%) Open Source
8 14 (12.39%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (11.50%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (10.62%) Configuration Management
11 10 (8.85%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.85%) Problem Management
11 10 (8.85%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.96%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (7.96%) Scrum
12 9 (7.96%) Service Management
12 9 (7.96%) Software Deployment
13 8 (7.08%) Change Management
13 8 (7.08%) OO
13 8 (7.08%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.32%) Python
2 14 (12.39%) Bash Shell
2 14 (12.39%) SQL
3 11 (9.73%) Java
4 9 (7.96%) Ruby
5 8 (7.08%) C++
6 7 (6.19%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.31%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.42%) Perl
8 5 (4.42%) PHP
9 2 (1.77%) C-shell
10 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (27.43%) MCSA
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (23.89%) MCP
3 25 (22.12%) MCSE
4 17 (15.04%) Degree
5 16 (14.16%) HNC
6 10 (8.85%) HND
7 8 (7.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (7.08%) RHCSA
8 7 (6.19%) RHCE
9 6 (5.31%) AWS Certification
9 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
9 6 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.77%) CISA
11 2 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.77%) CISSP
11 2 (1.77%) SANS
12 1 (0.88%) Linux+ Certification
12 1 (0.88%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.93%) SLA
2 4 (3.54%) GDPR
3 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (37.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (14.16%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.85%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (7.96%) Docker
4 9 (7.96%) vSphere
5 8 (7.08%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.08%) XenApp
6 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (2.65%) NFS
6 3 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.77%) GFS2
7 2 (1.77%) KVM
7 2 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.77%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.77%) Xen
8 1 (0.88%) iptables
8 1 (0.88%) PowerDNS
8 1 (0.88%) Squid
8 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (15.04%) Ansible
2 13 (11.50%) Puppet
3 10 (8.85%) Kubernetes
4 8 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (6.19%) Terraform
6 6 (5.31%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (5.31%) Packer
7 5 (4.42%) Consul
7 5 (4.42%) Grafana
7 5 (4.42%) Graphite
7 5 (4.42%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.54%) Opsview
9 2 (1.77%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.77%) Nagios
9 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.77%) SCCM
9 2 (1.77%) SCOM
9 2 (1.77%) WSUS
10 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 103 (91.15%) Red Hat
2 56 (49.56%) VMware
3 40 (35.40%) Cisco
3 40 (35.40%) Citrix
4 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
5 32 (28.32%) NetApp
6 19 (16.81%) Oracle
7 10 (8.85%) HP
8 9 (7.96%) Splunk
9 8 (7.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 8 (7.08%) Juniper
9 8 (7.08%) Nokia
9 8 (7.08%) ServiceNow
9 8 (7.08%) Sun
9 8 (7.08%) Telindus
10 5 (4.42%) Google
11 3 (2.65%) EMC
11 3 (2.65%) Sybase
12 2 (1.77%) Adobe
12 2 (1.77%) IBM