Period
to 22 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > North of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 207 285 260
Rank change year-on-year +78 -25 +24
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 100 107 210
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.04% 0.66% 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.14% 3.17% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 91 92 137
Median annual salary £50,000 £57,051 £52,925
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.36% +7.80% +17.61%
10th Percentile £32,750 £38,750 £36,120
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,660 £72,312
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,040
% change year-on-year - +0.81% +3.71%

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 of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,944 3,380 4,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 20.22% 20.83% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,688 2,780 3,538
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,675 £22,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North of England over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North of England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the North of 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 North of England region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Yorkshire +52 51 £45,500 -9.00% 2
North West +69 41 £53,750 -10.42% 5
North East +19 8 £33,500 -47.40% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 100 (100.00%) Linux
2 66 (66.00%) Red Hat
3 54 (54.00%) Puppet
4 52 (52.00%) DevOps
5 41 (41.00%) Python
6 39 (39.00%) AWS
7 38 (38.00%) Docker
8 37 (37.00%) Configuration Management
9 33 (33.00%) Ansible
10 29 (29.00%) CentOS
11 28 (28.00%) Git (software)
11 28 (28.00%) Windows
12 27 (27.00%) Bash Shell
12 27 (27.00%) Kubernetes
13 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (25.00%) Jenkins
15 24 (24.00%) Terraform
16 23 (23.00%) VMware
17 22 (22.00%) SQL
18 21 (21.00%) High Availability
18 21 (21.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 20 (20.00%) Oracle
20 19 (19.00%) Opscode Chef
21 18 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
22 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
22 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
22 16 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
23 15 (15.00%) PHP
23 15 (15.00%) Finance
23 15 (15.00%) Red Hat Satellite

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 9 (9.00%) OpenStack
2 7 (7.00%) Apache Spark
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.00%) Confluence
5 1 (1.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) JBoss
5 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.00%) nginx
5 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 39 (39.00%) AWS
2 15 (15.00%) Azure
3 11 (11.00%) GitHub
4 10 (10.00%) OpenShift
5 9 (9.00%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (5.00%) PaaS
7 4 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (4.00%) Logic Apps
7 4 (4.00%) Serverless
8 2 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.00%) Office 365
9 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.00%) GCP
9 1 (1.00%) Route 53
9 1 (1.00%) SaaS
9 1 (1.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) DNS
2 6 (6.00%) DHCP
2 6 (6.00%) HTTP
3 4 (4.00%) Internet
3 4 (4.00%) SAN
4 3 (3.00%) SSL
5 2 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.00%) Firewall
5 2 (2.00%) LAN
5 2 (2.00%) MPLS
5 2 (2.00%) Network Security
5 2 (2.00%) WAN
5 2 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) MySQL
2 8 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.00%) Apache Hive
3 7 (7.00%) Big Data
3 7 (7.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.00%) HBase
3 7 (7.00%) Sqoop
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.00%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 25 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.00%) GitLab
4 8 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.00%) JIRA
7 2 (2.00%) Subversion
8 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.00%) JUnit
8 1 (1.00%) Selenium
General
1 15 (15.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Marketing
3 9 (9.00%) Public Sector
4 8 (8.00%) Law
5 6 (6.00%) Games
6 2 (2.00%) Retail
7 1 (1.00%) Back Office
7 1 (1.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 38 (38.00%) Linux Engineer
2 27 (27.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (16.00%) Platform Engineer
4 14 (14.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 13 (13.00%) Senior DevOps
5 13 (13.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 12 (12.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 11 (11.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (9.00%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (8.00%) Administrator
10 7 (7.00%) Developer
11 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (6.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 6 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 6 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (5.00%) Backend Developer
12 5 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (5.00%) PHP Developer
13 4 (4.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.00%) Web Services
2 8 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (8.00%) YAML
3 7 (7.00%) Kafka
4 5 (5.00%) Middleware
5 4 (4.00%) jQuery
5 4 (4.00%) JSON
5 4 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (4.00%) XML
5 4 (4.00%) XSD
6 3 (3.00%) .NET
6 3 (3.00%) REST
6 3 (3.00%) SOAP
6 3 (3.00%) Spring
7 2 (2.00%) CakePHP
7 2 (2.00%) Laravel
8 1 (1.00%) Node.js
8 1 (1.00%) RESTful
8 1 (1.00%) Spring Batch
8 1 (1.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (11.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.00%) Xbox
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.00%) PKI
5 3 (3.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.00%) Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) FMCG
7 1 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (29.00%) CentOS
3 28 (28.00%) Windows
4 11 (11.00%) Unix
5 8 (8.00%) Solaris
6 7 (7.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (6.00%) AIX
7 6 (6.00%) Debian
8 5 (5.00%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.00%) SUSE
10 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.00%) Fedora
12 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.00%) DevOps
2 37 (37.00%) Configuration Management
3 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.00%) High Availability
4 21 (21.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.00%) ITIL
7 12 (12.00%) Change Management
7 12 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (11.00%) E-Commerce
8 11 (11.00%) Open Source
9 10 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (9.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (9.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (9.00%) Load Balancing
10 9 (9.00%) Microservices
10 9 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (8.00%) Infrastructure Automation
11 8 (8.00%) IT Strategy
11 8 (8.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 41 (41.00%) Python
2 27 (27.00%) Bash Shell
3 22 (22.00%) SQL
4 15 (15.00%) PHP
5 13 (13.00%) Shell Script
6 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (9.00%) Go
7 9 (9.00%) Ruby
8 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.00%) Perl
10 2 (2.00%) C#
10 2 (2.00%) Korn
10 2 (2.00%) VB
11 1 (1.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) RHCE
2 8 (8.00%) AWS Certification
3 7 (7.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) IBM AIX Certification
4 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (38.00%) Docker
2 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (7.00%) HDFS
5 4 (4.00%) Firmware
6 2 (2.00%) NFS
6 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 54 (54.00%) Puppet
2 33 (33.00%) Ansible
3 27 (27.00%) Kubernetes
4 24 (24.00%) Terraform
5 19 (19.00%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (15.00%) Graphite
6 15 (15.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (8.00%) Grafana
7 8 (8.00%) Prometheus
8 7 (7.00%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (7.00%) Nagios
8 7 (7.00%) Opsview
9 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
9 2 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (1.00%) Consul
10 1 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (1.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 66 (66.00%) Red Hat
2 23 (23.00%) VMware
3 20 (20.00%) Oracle
4 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (9.00%) Splunk
6 4 (4.00%) HP
6 4 (4.00%) IBM
7 2 (2.00%) Cisco
7 2 (2.00%) Citrix
7 2 (2.00%) EMC
7 2 (2.00%) Juniper
7 2 (2.00%) Symantec
8 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.00%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow