Period
to 12 July 2020

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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > North West
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 198 273 291
Rank change year-on-year +75 +18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 38 78 77
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.68% 0.73% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.50% 3.51% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 54
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.26% +17.50%
10th Percentile £32,100 £33,810 £31,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,194 £67,125
England median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.62% -4.55% +1.17%

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 1,085 2,221 2,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.34% 20.88% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1,663 2,143
Median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the North West over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

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 12 July 2020. 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 +77 28 £50,000 +6.97% 4
Cheshire +43 7 £33,000 -27.87% 3
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (68.42%) Python
3 22 (57.89%) CentOS
4 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (42.11%) Red Hat
5 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
5 15 (39.47%) DevOps
5 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
6 14 (36.84%) Puppet
6 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
6 14 (36.84%) SQL
7 13 (34.21%) Windows
7 13 (34.21%) AWS
7 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (31.58%) Prometheus
8 12 (31.58%) Elastic Stack
8 12 (31.58%) Terraform
8 12 (31.58%) Grafana
9 11 (28.95%) GitHub
9 11 (28.95%) Ruby
10 10 (26.32%) Load Balancing
10 10 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
10 10 (26.32%) Open Source
10 10 (26.32%) IT Strategy
10 10 (26.32%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 10 (26.32%) Go
10 10 (26.32%) GitLab
10 10 (26.32%) Graphite

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 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
2 1 (2.63%) nginx
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) AWS
2 11 (28.95%) GitHub
3 8 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (15.79%) Azure
5 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.26%) GCP
5 2 (5.26%) IaaS
5 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) VPN
1 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
3 10 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (26.32%) GitLab
4 2 (5.26%) CircleCI
4 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (21.05%) Public Sector
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Linux Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Linux Support
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Linux Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum Master
8 1 (2.63%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (5.26%) POSIX
2 2 (5.26%) React
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
3 1 (2.63%) SAML
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (7.89%) NHS
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Derivative
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) CentOS
3 13 (34.21%) Windows
4 9 (23.68%) Unix
5 5 (13.16%) AIX
5 5 (13.16%) Solaris
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.26%) HPUX
7 2 (5.26%) SUSE
7 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) DevOps
2 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (36.84%) Configuration Management
4 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (26.32%) IT Strategy
5 10 (26.32%) Load Balancing
5 10 (26.32%) Microservices
5 10 (26.32%) Open Source
5 10 (26.32%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
7 8 (21.05%) E-Procurement
7 8 (21.05%) High Availability
7 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Automation
7 8 (21.05%) ITIL
8 5 (13.16%) Server Building
8 5 (13.16%) Task Automation
9 4 (10.53%) Scrum
10 3 (7.89%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Python
2 14 (36.84%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Ruby
4 10 (26.32%) Go
5 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
6 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.89%) Java
7 3 (7.89%) Perl
8 2 (5.26%) AWK
8 2 (5.26%) C++
8 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.26%) Korn
8 2 (5.26%) sed
9 1 (2.63%) PHP
9 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) AWS Certification
2 3 (7.89%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) RHCE
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) VCP6
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Docker
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
4 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (36.84%) Puppet
2 12 (31.58%) Grafana
2 12 (31.58%) Prometheus
2 12 (31.58%) Terraform
3 10 (26.32%) Graphite
4 8 (21.05%) Ansible
5 7 (18.42%) Kubernetes
6 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (5.26%) Consul
7 2 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (5.26%) Kibana
7 2 (5.26%) Nagios
7 2 (5.26%) Packer
8 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
8 1 (2.63%) PowerCLI
8 1 (2.63%) SCOrch
8 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
8 1 (2.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Red Hat
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle
4 5 (13.16%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.89%) Splunk
6 2 (5.26%) Sun
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) EMC
7 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.63%) McAfee
7 1 (2.63%) Pega