The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 212 220
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 53 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.78% 0.40% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.32% 1.78% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 42 13 12
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £30,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1595 1234 1451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 23.61% 22.27% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1319 1021 1192
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 42 £39,500 +18.79% 6
Cheshire -22 10 £39,500 -12.22% 4
Lancashire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 104 (100.00%) Linux
2 87 (83.65%) Red Hat
3 61 (58.65%) DevOps
4 53 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (44.23%) Python
6 41 (39.42%) CentOS
7 40 (38.46%) Java
8 39 (37.50%) VMware
8 39 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
9 35 (33.65%) Opscode Chef
9 35 (33.65%) Bash Shell
10 34 (32.69%) Puppet
11 31 (29.81%) Ansible
12 30 (28.85%) Unix
13 28 (26.92%) Apache
13 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
14 27 (25.96%) Jenkins
14 27 (25.96%) Configuration Management
15 25 (24.04%) Perl
16 24 (23.08%) Windows
16 24 (23.08%) Scrum
17 23 (22.12%) Ruby
18 21 (20.19%) ITIL
19 20 (19.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 20 (19.23%) iPad
19 20 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
20 19 (18.27%) VMware Infrastructure
20 19 (18.27%) Windows Server
21 18 (17.31%) Docker
22 16 (15.38%) Tomcat

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 28 (26.92%) Apache
2 16 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 12 (11.54%) Confluence
4 5 (4.81%) CloudStack
4 5 (4.81%) JBoss
4 5 (4.81%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.96%) Jetty
6 1 (0.96%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.96%) nginx
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 39 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.69%) OpenShift
4 4 (3.85%) PaaS
5 3 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.92%) CloudFront
6 2 (1.92%) GitHub
6 2 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.92%) IaaS
6 2 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.96%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.96%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) SAN
2 6 (5.77%) HTTP
3 3 (2.88%) Firewall
4 2 (1.92%) DHCP
4 2 (1.92%) LAN
4 2 (1.92%) VoIP
4 2 (1.92%) WAN
5 1 (0.96%) BGP
5 1 (0.96%) Internet
5 1 (0.96%) IPv4
5 1 (0.96%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.96%) Network Security
5 1 (0.96%) SSL
5 1 (0.96%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) MySQL
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.81%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.92%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.96%) Big Data
7 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.96%) Redis
7 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (25.96%) Jenkins
2 20 (19.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 13 (12.50%) JIRA
4 12 (11.54%) Bitbucket
4 12 (11.54%) EasyMock
4 12 (11.54%) JUnit
5 8 (7.69%) Maven
6 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.73%) Hudson
6 7 (6.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (4.81%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.81%) GoCD
8 4 (3.85%) Subversion
8 4 (3.85%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.96%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.96%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (9.62%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Marketing
2 5 (4.81%) Retail
3 4 (3.85%) Electronics
3 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (29.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (24.04%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (19.23%) Java Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) Administrator
4 18 (17.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 17 (16.35%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (15.38%) Developer
6 16 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 16 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (15.38%) Software Engineer
7 13 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
8 12 (11.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 12 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (10.58%) Java Developer
10 10 (9.62%) Automation Engineer
10 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (8.65%) Linux Specialist
12 6 (5.77%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.46%) Spring
2 13 (12.50%) LAMP
3 12 (11.54%) EJB
3 12 (11.54%) Java EE
3 12 (11.54%) JSF
4 10 (9.62%) .NET
5 8 (7.69%) J2SE
5 8 (7.69%) XML
6 7 (6.73%) Grails
6 7 (6.73%) Middleware
6 7 (6.73%) Web Services
7 6 (5.77%) JSON
7 6 (5.77%) XSLT
8 5 (4.81%) Servlets
9 4 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (3.85%) J2EE
10 3 (2.88%) POSIX
11 2 (1.92%) Ajax
11 2 (1.92%) SAX
11 2 (1.92%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.23%) iPad
2 12 (11.54%) Wiki
3 9 (8.65%) Cyberthreat
3 9 (8.65%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.73%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.81%) Clustering
5 5 (4.81%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (39.42%) CentOS
3 30 (28.85%) Unix
4 24 (23.08%) Windows
5 19 (18.27%) Windows Server
6 11 (10.58%) AIX
7 9 (8.65%) HPUX
7 9 (8.65%) Solaris
8 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (6.73%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (2.88%) Debian
11 3 (2.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (58.65%) DevOps
2 53 (50.96%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 27 (25.96%) Configuration Management
5 24 (23.08%) Scrum
6 21 (20.19%) ITIL
7 16 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 14 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (13.46%) Open Source
9 13 (12.50%) OO
10 12 (11.54%) OOD
10 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
11 10 (9.62%) High Availability
12 8 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
12 8 (7.69%) Load Balancing
13 7 (6.73%) Analytics
13 7 (6.73%) Change Control
13 7 (6.73%) E-Commerce
13 7 (6.73%) Product Management
14 6 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.23%) Python
2 40 (38.46%) Java
3 35 (33.65%) Bash Shell
4 25 (24.04%) Perl
5 23 (22.12%) Ruby
6 15 (14.42%) SQL
7 12 (11.54%) C++
8 11 (10.58%) Korn
9 8 (7.69%) C
9 8 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.81%) Go
10 5 (4.81%) Groovy
11 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.85%) Jython
12 3 (2.88%) AWK
12 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.88%) sed
13 2 (1.92%) XPath
14 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (5.77%) Degree
4 1 (0.96%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.96%) CCNA
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.96%) MCSA
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.96%) OCP
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (18.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (17.31%) Docker
3 13 (12.50%) vSphere
4 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.81%) Xen
6 4 (3.85%) XenServer
7 3 (2.88%) vCloud
8 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 35 (33.65%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (32.69%) Puppet
3 31 (29.81%) Ansible
4 9 (8.65%) Terraform
5 8 (7.69%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.81%) Nagios
7 4 (3.85%) Cobbler
7 4 (3.85%) Salt
7 4 (3.85%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.92%) Packer
8 2 (1.92%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.96%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.96%) IBM BigFix
9 1 (0.96%) Netcool
9 1 (0.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (83.65%) Red Hat
2 39 (37.50%) VMware
3 13 (12.50%) Oracle
4 11 (10.58%) Google
4 11 (10.58%) IBM
5 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
6 8 (7.69%) Rackspace
7 6 (5.77%) NetApp
7 6 (5.77%) Sun
8 5 (4.81%) HP
8 5 (4.81%) SaltStack
9 4 (3.85%) AppDynamics
9 4 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB
9 4 (3.85%) SAP
10 3 (2.88%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.92%) EMC
12 1 (0.96%) CA
12 1 (0.96%) Cisco
12 1 (0.96%) Dell
12 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds
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