Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 235 311 218
Rank change year-on-year +76 -93 +10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 102 61 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.01% 0.47% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.57% 2.07% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 62 38 89
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,349
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.34% +8.37%
10th Percentile £32,850 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,312 £62,875 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 2,232 2,942 2,754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.09% 22.83% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,742 2,304 2,244
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 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
Manchester +43 63 £52,713 -4.16% 12
Cheshire +39 13 £50,000 - 2
Merseyside +10 12 £42,500 -16.67% 2
Lancashire - 12 £48,997 - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 82 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (70.59%) Red Hat
4 57 (55.88%) Python
5 54 (52.94%) DevOps
6 51 (50.00%) Java
7 42 (41.18%) Jenkins
8 40 (39.22%) Windows
9 39 (38.24%) Mentoring
9 39 (38.24%) CentOS
10 37 (36.27%) Open Source
10 37 (36.27%) Confluence
10 37 (36.27%) Software Engineering
10 37 (36.27%) JIRA
11 35 (34.31%) Coaching
12 32 (31.37%) Ansible
13 31 (30.39%) Docker
14 30 (29.41%) Puppet
14 30 (29.41%) Scrum
15 28 (27.45%) Apache
16 25 (24.51%) C++
16 25 (24.51%) Java EE
16 25 (24.51%) Amazon AWS
17 24 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
18 23 (22.55%) Bash Shell
18 23 (22.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 23 (22.55%) Windows Server
19 22 (21.57%) Bitbucket
19 22 (21.57%) Logistics
20 21 (20.59%) Spring

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 37 (36.27%) Confluence
2 28 (27.45%) Apache
3 5 (4.90%) SAS
4 4 (3.92%) JBoss
4 4 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.94%) nginx
5 3 (2.94%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.98%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.51%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.82%) OpenShift
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (4.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (4.90%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.90%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (4.90%) Serverless
5 5 (4.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.92%) GitHub
7 1 (0.98%) Office 365
7 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) Firewall
1 3 (2.94%) LAN
1 3 (2.94%) WAN
2 2 (1.96%) VPN
2 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.98%) Broadband
3 1 (0.98%) DNS
3 1 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.98%) FTP
3 1 (0.98%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) MySQL
2 12 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.90%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.94%) MariaDB
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.98%) Big Data
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 37 (36.27%) JIRA
3 23 (22.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (21.57%) Bitbucket
5 19 (18.63%) Git (software)
6 16 (15.69%) EasyMock
6 16 (15.69%) JUnit
7 15 (14.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (6.86%) GitLab
9 4 (3.92%) ClearCase
9 4 (3.92%) Subversion
10 1 (0.98%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.98%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Marketing
3 3 (2.94%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Billing
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (36.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (23.53%) Java Engineer
3 19 (18.63%) Linux Engineer
3 19 (18.63%) Software Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Infrastructure Support
5 14 (13.73%) Server Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Server Support
5 14 (13.73%) Support Engineer
6 13 (12.75%) Development Engineer
6 13 (12.75%) Server Support Engineer
7 12 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Architect
8 10 (9.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 10 (9.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Senior Server Engineer
8 10 (9.80%) Senior Server Support Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.51%) Java EE
2 21 (20.59%) Spring
3 16 (15.69%) EJB
3 16 (15.69%) JSF
4 13 (12.75%) Apache NiFi
5 8 (7.84%) HTML
5 8 (7.84%) Node.js
6 6 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (5.88%) Web Services
7 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.90%) CSS
7 5 (4.90%) Kafka
8 4 (3.92%) RESTful
9 3 (2.94%) Middleware
10 2 (1.96%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (0.98%) .NET
11 1 (0.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Wiki
2 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.80%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.90%) Derivative
5 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.96%) NHS
8 1 (0.98%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 40 (39.22%) Windows
3 39 (38.24%) CentOS
4 23 (22.55%) Windows Server
5 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.86%) Unix
7 6 (5.88%) Fedora
8 5 (4.90%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (1.96%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.98%) Debian
10 1 (0.98%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (52.94%) DevOps
3 39 (38.24%) Mentoring
4 37 (36.27%) Open Source
4 37 (36.27%) Software Engineering
5 35 (34.31%) Coaching
6 30 (29.41%) Scrum
7 24 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (21.57%) Logistics
9 20 (19.61%) Configuration Management
9 20 (19.61%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 16 (15.69%) OO
11 16 (15.69%) OOD
11 16 (15.69%) Service Management
12 15 (14.71%) Analytics
12 15 (14.71%) ITIL
13 14 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (12.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.88%) Python
2 51 (50.00%) Java
3 25 (24.51%) C++
4 23 (22.55%) Bash Shell
5 20 (19.61%) SQL
6 18 (17.65%) Perl
7 15 (14.71%) Ruby
8 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.94%) C
11 2 (1.96%) Groovy
11 2 (1.96%) PHP
12 1 (0.98%) R
12 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.92%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.92%) RHCE
2 4 (3.92%) RHCSA
3 2 (1.96%) DBS Check
System Software
1 31 (30.39%) Docker
2 16 (15.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.90%) Squid
3 5 (4.90%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.96%) Varnish
7 1 (0.98%) Corosync
7 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (31.37%) Ansible
2 30 (29.41%) Puppet
3 18 (17.65%) Kubernetes
4 15 (14.71%) Terraform
5 12 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (6.86%) Grafana
6 7 (6.86%) Graphite
7 5 (4.90%) Consul
7 5 (4.90%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (4.90%) Packer
7 5 (4.90%) Prometheus
8 3 (2.94%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.94%) Nagios
8 3 (2.94%) vMotion
9 1 (0.98%) cPanel
9 1 (0.98%) Icinga
9 1 (0.98%) Nessus
9 1 (0.98%) Opsview
9 1 (0.98%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.98%) Plesk
Vendors
1 72 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 21 (20.59%) VMware
3 13 (12.75%) HP
4 12 (11.76%) Oracle
5 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.86%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.94%) BMC
7 3 (2.94%) Dynatrace
7 3 (2.94%) EMC
7 3 (2.94%) Meraki
7 3 (2.94%) NetApp
8 1 (0.98%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.98%) Cisco
8 1 (0.98%) Citrix
8 1 (0.98%) Juniper
8 1 (0.98%) Pega