Period
to 15 August 2018

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 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > North West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 293 276 287
Rank change year-on-year -17 +11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 66 103 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.54% 0.78% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.57% 3.42% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 76 39
North West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2,573 3,008 2,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.17% 22.80% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,031 2,473 2,050
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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 6 months to 15 August 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
Manchester -30 30 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Cheshire +2 19 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Merseyside +29 16 £55,000 -
Lancashire +6 1 £65,000 +85.71% 4
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 North West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 30 (45.45%) Python
4 25 (37.88%) Windows
5 23 (34.85%) Unix
6 22 (33.33%) JIRA
6 22 (33.33%) DevOps
7 20 (30.30%) CentOS
7 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (27.27%) Windows Server
9 17 (25.76%) Finance
9 17 (25.76%) Confluence
10 16 (24.24%) Java
10 16 (24.24%) SQL
11 15 (22.73%) Solaris
11 15 (22.73%) Jenkins
12 14 (21.21%) Docker
12 14 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (21.21%) Oracle
12 14 (21.21%) VMware
13 13 (19.70%) Scrum
13 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
13 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (18.18%) Ansible
14 12 (18.18%) Apache
15 11 (16.67%) AIX
15 11 (16.67%) ITIL
15 11 (16.67%) Law
15 11 (16.67%) Atlassian

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 17 (25.76%) Confluence
2 12 (18.18%) Apache
3 8 (12.12%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.61%) JBoss
5 6 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 4 (6.06%) nginx
7 3 (4.55%) SAS
8 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.52%) ColdFusion
9 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.58%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.52%) GitHub
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Route 53
4 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) SAN
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.03%) DHCP
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) LAN
3 2 (3.03%) Network Security
3 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.03%) VLAN
3 2 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (1.52%) HTTP
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Big Data
2 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
2 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.55%) MariaDB
4 3 (4.55%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.03%) GIS
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.52%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) JIRA
2 15 (22.73%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
5 4 (6.06%) JUnit
6 3 (4.55%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.52%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.52%) Gradle
7 1 (1.52%) Liquibase
7 1 (1.52%) Moq
7 1 (1.52%) MSTest
7 1 (1.52%) NUnit
7 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.52%) Selenium
7 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Law
3 8 (12.12%) Advertising
4 7 (10.61%) Banking
5 5 (7.58%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Games
7 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Administrator
2 12 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 8 (12.12%) Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) JIRA Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Java Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
8 5 (7.58%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 5 (7.58%) Python Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Applications Support
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 7 (10.61%) Java EE
3 4 (6.06%) Middleware
3 4 (6.06%) Spring
3 4 (6.06%) Web Services
4 3 (4.55%) EJB
4 3 (4.55%) JSF
4 3 (4.55%) JSON
4 3 (4.55%) LAMP
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.03%) HTML
5 2 (3.03%) jQuery
5 2 (3.03%) LDAP
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (3.03%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.52%) Node.js
6 1 (1.52%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.55%) Wiki
3 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.52%) Contactless
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (37.88%) Windows
3 23 (34.85%) Unix
4 20 (30.30%) CentOS
5 18 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 15 (22.73%) Solaris
7 11 (16.67%) AIX
8 10 (15.15%) HPUX
9 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (9.09%) Windows 10
10 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
11 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) DevOps
2 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (19.70%) Scrum
4 11 (16.67%) ITIL
5 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (13.64%) Migration
5 9 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.61%) Open Source
7 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (7.58%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.58%) Wealth Management
9 4 (6.06%) Logistics
10 3 (4.55%) OO
10 3 (4.55%) OOD
10 3 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) Python
2 16 (24.24%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) SQL
3 10 (15.15%) Perl
4 9 (13.64%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.61%) C++
5 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.09%) C
7 4 (6.06%) Ruby
8 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.52%) C#
9 1 (1.52%) Go
9 1 (1.52%) Java 8
9 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) CISSP
4 2 (3.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.52%) GCIA
5 1 (1.52%) GCIH
5 1 (1.52%) HND
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (21.21%) Docker
2 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.12%) vSphere
4 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) Ansible
2 9 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (12.12%) Kubernetes
4 6 (9.09%) WSUS
5 5 (7.58%) Puppet
6 3 (4.55%) Terraform
7 2 (3.03%) Grafana
8 1 (1.52%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.52%) Rundeck
8 1 (1.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 55 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 14 (21.21%) Oracle
2 14 (21.21%) VMware
3 11 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.15%) NetApp
5 9 (13.64%) EMC
6 3 (4.55%) HP
6 3 (4.55%) IBM
6 3 (4.55%) Splunk
6 3 (4.55%) Sun
7 2 (3.03%) Cisco
7 2 (3.03%) Dynatrace
7 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.52%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.52%) BMC
8 1 (1.52%) Bomgar
8 1 (1.52%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.52%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds