Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 224 226
Rank change year-on-year -79 +2 +57
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 68 138 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.53% 1.11% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.26% 4.96% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 46 92 78
North West median annual salary £46,000 £43,349 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% -2.04% +4.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £74,375 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

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 3,005 2,785 2,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.54% 22.50% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,358 2,291 2,423
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,175 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -35 34 £47,000 -6.00% 12
Cheshire -48 22 £45,000 +24.14% 1
Merseyside 0 12 £49,250 +41.88% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (69.12%) Red Hat
3 35 (51.47%) Windows
4 30 (44.12%) Oracle
4 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (41.18%) DevOps
6 25 (36.76%) Tomcat
7 24 (35.29%) Unix
8 23 (33.82%) Java
8 23 (33.82%) Python
9 22 (32.35%) SQL
9 22 (32.35%) CentOS
10 21 (30.88%) VMware
11 20 (29.41%) WebSphere
12 19 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (25.00%) Jenkins
13 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
14 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (23.53%) IBM
15 15 (22.06%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (20.59%) Docker
16 14 (20.59%) Scrum
17 13 (19.12%) Finance
18 12 (17.65%) Perl
18 12 (17.65%) AIX
18 12 (17.65%) HPUX
18 12 (17.65%) JBoss
18 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
19 11 (16.18%) Banking

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 25 (36.76%) Tomcat
2 20 (29.41%) WebSphere
3 12 (17.65%) JBoss
4 10 (14.71%) Apache
5 6 (8.82%) Confluence
5 6 (8.82%) SAS
6 5 (7.35%) nginx
6 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
8 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (2.94%) WordPress
10 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.47%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.24%) OpenShift
2 9 (13.24%) PaaS
3 7 (10.29%) IaaS
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (8.82%) SaaS
5 5 (7.35%) Office 365
6 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (4.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (4.41%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (4.41%) GitHub
8 1 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.47%) Route 53
8 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) SAN
2 3 (4.41%) Firewall
2 3 (4.41%) Skype
3 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.94%) HTTP
3 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) VSAN
4 1 (1.47%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) LAN
4 1 (1.47%) SSH
4 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 10 (14.71%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (10.29%) DB2
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.47%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.24%) JIRA
3 7 (10.29%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
4 5 (7.35%) Maven
5 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.47%) Gradle
5 1 (1.47%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.47%) JUnit
5 1 (1.47%) Liquibase
5 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (19.12%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Investment Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Law
4 3 (4.41%) Back Office
4 3 (4.41%) Billing
4 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
6 1 (1.47%) Automotive
6 1 (1.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Administrator
3 8 (11.76%) Architect
3 8 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.35%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (7.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) IT Support
6 5 (7.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Development Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Java Development Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) Middleware
2 5 (7.35%) J2SE
2 5 (7.35%) Spring
2 5 (7.35%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (7.35%) XML
3 4 (5.88%) .NET
3 4 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (5.88%) HTML
3 4 (5.88%) jQuery
3 4 (5.88%) LAMP
3 4 (5.88%) React
4 3 (4.41%) Ajax
4 3 (4.41%) HTML5
4 3 (4.41%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (2.94%) JSON
5 2 (2.94%) Node.js
5 2 (2.94%) REST
5 2 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (1.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) DataPower
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.47%) iSeries
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
4 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (51.47%) Windows
3 24 (35.29%) Unix
4 22 (32.35%) CentOS
5 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (17.65%) AIX
6 12 (17.65%) HPUX
7 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (8.82%) Solaris
8 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (7.35%) Ubuntu
10 3 (4.41%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.94%) SUSE
12 1 (1.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) DevOps
3 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (20.59%) Scrum
5 10 (14.71%) ITIL
5 10 (14.71%) Migration
6 7 (10.29%) High Availability
6 7 (10.29%) Risk Management
6 7 (10.29%) Software Delivery
7 6 (8.82%) Data Management
7 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 6 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.82%) Presales
7 6 (8.82%) Wealth Management
8 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.35%) IT Strategy
8 5 (7.35%) OOP
8 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) Java
1 23 (33.82%) Python
2 22 (32.35%) SQL
3 12 (17.65%) Perl
4 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.29%) Ruby
5 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.88%) Go
5 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) GraphQL
7 1 (1.47%) Jython
7 1 (1.47%) Korn
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) MCSE
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.47%) HND
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 22301
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (20.59%) Docker
2 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
5 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.88%) vSphere
6 3 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (16.18%) Puppet
3 10 (14.71%) Kubernetes
4 9 (13.24%) Tivoli
5 6 (8.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 5 (7.35%) Ansible
7 4 (5.88%) Terraform
8 2 (2.94%) Cobbler
8 2 (2.94%) Nagios
9 1 (1.47%) CA Wily
9 1 (1.47%) CFEngine
9 1 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Rundeck
9 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (69.12%) Red Hat
2 30 (44.12%) Oracle
3 21 (30.88%) VMware
4 16 (23.53%) IBM
5 6 (8.82%) Hitachi
5 6 (8.82%) Hortonworks
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.35%) Citrix
7 4 (5.88%) TIBCO
8 3 (4.41%) 3PAR
8 3 (4.41%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) hybris
8 3 (4.41%) Zerto
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco
9 2 (2.94%) Dell
10 1 (1.47%) CommVault
10 1 (1.47%) Google
10 1 (1.47%) NetApp
10 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.47%) Veeam