Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > North West
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 267 256
Rank change year-on-year -33 -11 +40
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 69 100 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.57% 0.80% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.56% 3.60% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 40 69 48
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,150
90th Percentile £64,000 £75,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 2,696 2,777 2,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.15% 22.27% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,133 2,290 2,117
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,794
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.46% +5.40%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Cheshire -19 28 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Manchester -31 25 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Merseyside +14 15 £55,000 -
Lancashire -3 1 £65,000 +85.71%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (73.91%) Red Hat
3 38 (55.07%) Windows
4 28 (40.58%) Oracle
5 27 (39.13%) Python
5 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (34.78%) DevOps
7 23 (33.33%) Unix
7 23 (33.33%) Finance
7 23 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 22 (31.88%) SQL
9 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
10 17 (24.64%) ITIL
10 17 (24.64%) Tomcat
11 16 (23.19%) HPUX
11 16 (23.19%) Java
11 16 (23.19%) VMware
11 16 (23.19%) JIRA
11 16 (23.19%) Oracle Database
12 15 (21.74%) Banking
12 15 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (20.29%) CentOS
13 14 (20.29%) Docker
13 14 (20.29%) Migration
13 14 (20.29%) AIX
13 14 (20.29%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
14 13 (18.84%) Solaris

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 (24.64%) Tomcat
2 12 (17.39%) WebSphere
3 11 (15.94%) JBoss
4 10 (14.49%) Confluence
5 9 (13.04%) SAS
6 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.90%) Apache
7 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.45%) ColdFusion
8 1 (1.45%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.45%) Jupyter
8 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.59%) OpenShift
3 7 (10.14%) IaaS
3 7 (10.14%) PaaS
4 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (8.70%) SaaS
5 2 (2.90%) Office 365
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.45%) GitHub
6 1 (1.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) SAN
2 3 (4.35%) DNS
3 2 (2.90%) DHCP
3 2 (2.90%) VSAN
4 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
4 1 (1.45%) HTTP
4 1 (1.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.19%) Oracle Database
3 15 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (20.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (13.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 8 (11.59%) RDBMS
6 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (10.14%) DB2
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
9 5 (7.25%) MySQL
10 4 (5.80%) Big Data
11 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
11 3 (4.35%) MariaDB
12 2 (2.90%) Hazelcast
12 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) JIRA
2 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.45%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.45%) Gradle
6 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.45%) JUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Liquibase
6 1 (1.45%) Moq
6 1 (1.45%) MSTest
6 1 (1.45%) NUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (33.33%) Finance
2 15 (21.74%) Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Investment Banking
3 9 (13.04%) Law
4 8 (11.59%) Advertising
5 2 (2.90%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Automotive
6 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (17.39%) Applications Support
2 11 (15.94%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Administrator
4 8 (11.59%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Applications Support
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Support Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (8.70%) Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.25%) JIRA Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) .NET
2 4 (5.80%) Middleware
3 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.90%) Apache Flex
3 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.90%) HTML
3 2 (2.90%) jQuery
3 2 (2.90%) JSON
3 2 (2.90%) LDAP
3 2 (2.90%) Node.js
3 2 (2.90%) REST
3 2 (2.90%) Web Services
3 2 (2.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.45%) Ajax
4 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.45%) Flash
4 1 (1.45%) Guava
4 1 (1.45%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.45%) Spring
4 1 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) DataPower
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) PKI
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.45%) Contactless
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.45%) iSeries
6 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 69 (100.00%) Linux
2 38 (55.07%) Windows
3 23 (33.33%) Unix
3 23 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 16 (23.19%) HPUX
5 14 (20.29%) AIX
5 14 (20.29%) CentOS
6 13 (18.84%) Solaris
7 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.80%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.78%) DevOps
3 18 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (24.64%) ITIL
5 14 (20.29%) Migration
5 14 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (14.49%) Risk Management
7 9 (13.04%) Scrum
7 9 (13.04%) Wealth Management
8 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.59%) Deployment Automation
8 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.70%) Data Management
9 6 (8.70%) High Availability
9 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 5 (7.25%) Presales
11 4 (5.80%) Change Management
11 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (5.80%) Software Delivery
11 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) Python
2 22 (31.88%) SQL
3 16 (23.19%) Java
4 11 (15.94%) Perl
4 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.35%) C
6 3 (4.35%) Ruby
6 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) C#
8 1 (1.45%) Go
8 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
3 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) MCSE
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) CISSP
4 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.90%) HND
4 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) ISO 22301
1 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Docker
2 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.14%) vSphere
4 6 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) Kubernetes
1 10 (14.49%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (11.59%) Ansible
2 8 (11.59%) Tivoli
3 6 (8.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (4.35%) Puppet
4 3 (4.35%) WSUS
5 2 (2.90%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.90%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.45%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.45%) Nagios
6 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.45%) Terraform
6 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 51 (73.91%) Red Hat
2 28 (40.58%) Oracle
3 16 (23.19%) VMware
4 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
5 11 (15.94%) IBM
6 8 (11.59%) Atlassian
7 6 (8.70%) Hitachi
7 6 (8.70%) Hortonworks
8 5 (7.25%) HP
9 2 (2.90%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.90%) Citrix
9 2 (2.90%) EMC
9 2 (2.90%) NetApp
9 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.90%) Splunk
9 2 (2.90%) Sun
9 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.90%) Zerto
10 1 (1.45%) Bomgar
10 1 (1.45%) Facebook