Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > North East
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 119 102
Rank change year-on-year +41 -17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 30 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.39% 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.10% 2.30% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 1
North East median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11% -15.29%
10th Percentile £42,125 £31,109 £33,000
90th Percentile £70,807 £46,500 £39,000
England median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £53,365
% change year-on-year -3.64% +3.06% +1.65%

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 North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 297 305 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.67% 18.15% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 194 260 224
North East median annual salary £40,000 £34,625 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.52% +6.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,825 £20,725 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,250 £55,000 £43,250
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 North East

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North East.

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North East over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 16 June 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
Tyne and Wear +38 20 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Durham +6 10 £50,000 +48.15% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (63.33%) Ansible
3 18 (60.00%) CentOS
4 17 (56.67%) Red Hat
4 17 (56.67%) Puppet
5 15 (50.00%) DevOps
5 15 (50.00%) Python
6 14 (46.67%) Unix
6 14 (46.67%) Solaris
7 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
9 8 (26.67%) Perl
10 7 (23.33%) Ubuntu
10 7 (23.33%) Coaching
10 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
10 7 (23.33%) Docker
10 7 (23.33%) Fault Analysis
11 6 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (20.00%) Debian
11 6 (20.00%) VMware
11 6 (20.00%) Windows
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (13.33%) Public Cloud

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) DSL
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) GitLab
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Administrator
3 8 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (26.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (23.33%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Unix Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu Administrator
8 3 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) CentOS
3 14 (46.67%) Solaris
3 14 (46.67%) Unix
4 7 (23.33%) Ubuntu
5 6 (20.00%) Debian
5 6 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) DevOps
2 10 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (23.33%) Coaching
5 7 (23.33%) Fault Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (10.00%) Security Patching
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Microservices
8 2 (6.67%) Server Building
9 1 (3.33%) Cloud Operations
9 1 (3.33%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (3.33%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (26.67%) Perl
4 4 (13.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Docker
2 6 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (63.33%) Ansible
2 17 (56.67%) Puppet
3 10 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (23.33%) Kubernetes
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (3.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec