Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > North West
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 293 248
Rank change year-on-year +39 -45 -20
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 101 78 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.89% 0.59% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.95% 2.61% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 63 61 79
North West median annual salary £53,350 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% +8.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,884 £28,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,664 £66,250 £60,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 2,558 2,992 2,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.60% 22.67% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2,032 2,361 2,312
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +26 66 £66,901 +67.25% 9
Cheshire +24 14 £45,000 +2.86% 4
Lancashire - 10 £48,997 - 8
Merseyside +13 9 £55,000 +26.44% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 101 (100.00%) Linux
2 79 (78.22%) Red Hat
3 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (55.45%) Python
5 54 (53.47%) DevOps
6 48 (47.52%) CentOS
7 38 (37.62%) Jenkins
7 38 (37.62%) Windows
8 37 (36.63%) Java
8 37 (36.63%) Mentoring
9 34 (33.66%) JIRA
9 34 (33.66%) Confluence
9 34 (33.66%) Open Source
10 33 (32.67%) Coaching
11 32 (31.68%) Scrum
12 31 (30.69%) Apache
13 28 (27.72%) VMware
14 27 (26.73%) C++
14 27 (26.73%) Docker
14 27 (26.73%) Java EE
15 26 (25.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 25 (24.75%) Ansible
16 25 (24.75%) Windows Server
17 24 (23.76%) Cybersecurity
18 23 (22.77%) Puppet
18 23 (22.77%) Software Engineering
19 22 (21.78%) Logistics
19 22 (21.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 21 (20.79%) Service Management
21 19 (18.81%) Analytical Skills

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 34 (33.66%) Confluence
2 31 (30.69%) Apache
3 5 (4.95%) JBoss
4 4 (3.96%) nginx
4 4 (3.96%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.99%) IIS
7 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.92%) OpenShift
3 4 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.96%) GitHub
4 1 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Firewall
2 4 (3.96%) LAN
2 4 (3.96%) WAN
3 3 (2.97%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.98%) VPN
4 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.99%) Broadband
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.99%) LLU
5 1 (0.99%) Network Security
5 1 (0.99%) SAN
5 1 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.93%) MySQL
4 5 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.97%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.98%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (37.62%) Jenkins
2 34 (33.66%) JIRA
3 26 (25.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (16.83%) Bitbucket
4 17 (16.83%) EasyMock
4 17 (16.83%) JUnit
5 15 (14.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (8.91%) Git (software)
7 7 (6.93%) GitLab
8 2 (1.98%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.98%) Subversion
General
1 8 (7.92%) Law
2 6 (5.94%) Finance
3 3 (2.97%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Billing
4 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (34.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (25.74%) Java Engineer
3 22 (21.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (19.80%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (18.81%) Infrastructure Support
5 19 (18.81%) Support Engineer
6 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 16 (15.84%) Server Engineer
7 16 (15.84%) Server Support
7 16 (15.84%) Server Support Engineer
8 15 (14.85%) Systems Engineer
9 14 (13.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (12.87%) Development Engineer
10 13 (12.87%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 13 (12.87%) Senior Server Engineer
10 13 (12.87%) Senior Server Support Engineer
11 11 (10.89%) Architect
11 11 (10.89%) Software Engineer
12 10 (9.90%) Python Engineer
13 9 (8.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.73%) Java EE
2 17 (16.83%) EJB
2 17 (16.83%) JSF
2 17 (16.83%) Spring
3 6 (5.94%) Middleware
4 5 (4.95%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (3.96%) HTML
5 4 (3.96%) Web Services
6 3 (2.97%) Node.js
7 2 (1.98%) .NET
7 2 (1.98%) LAMP
8 1 (0.99%) Dropwizard
8 1 (0.99%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (16.83%) Wiki
3 9 (8.91%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.95%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.98%) NHS
8 1 (0.99%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.99%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 101 (100.00%) Linux
2 48 (47.52%) CentOS
3 38 (37.62%) Windows
4 25 (24.75%) Windows Server
5 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (12.87%) Unix
7 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (6.93%) Solaris
9 4 (3.96%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.98%) AIX
11 1 (0.99%) HPUX
11 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.99%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (68.32%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (53.47%) DevOps
3 37 (36.63%) Mentoring
4 34 (33.66%) Open Source
5 33 (32.67%) Coaching
6 32 (31.68%) Scrum
7 24 (23.76%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (22.77%) Software Engineering
9 22 (21.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 22 (21.78%) Logistics
10 21 (20.79%) Service Management
11 18 (17.82%) Analytics
12 17 (16.83%) Configuration Management
12 17 (16.83%) OO
12 17 (16.83%) OOD
12 17 (16.83%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (16.83%) Requirements Analysis
13 15 (14.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 14 (13.86%) Change Management
15 13 (12.87%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (55.45%) Python
2 37 (36.63%) Java
3 27 (26.73%) C++
4 18 (17.82%) Perl
4 18 (17.82%) SQL
5 17 (16.83%) Bash Shell
6 13 (12.87%) Ruby
7 6 (5.94%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.95%) C
8 5 (4.95%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.98%) Groovy
9 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.96%) AWS Certification
3 4 (3.96%) RHCE
3 4 (3.96%) RHCSA
4 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.99%) Degree
6 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.99%) MCP
6 1 (0.99%) MCSA
6 1 (0.99%) MCSE
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 27 (26.73%) Docker
2 17 (16.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.90%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.93%) vSphere
5 6 (5.94%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.97%) Corosync
7 1 (0.99%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 25 (24.75%) Ansible
2 23 (22.77%) Puppet
3 12 (11.88%) Terraform
4 11 (10.89%) Kubernetes
4 11 (10.89%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.92%) Grafana
6 6 (5.94%) Graphite
7 5 (4.95%) Consul
7 5 (4.95%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (4.95%) Nagios
7 5 (4.95%) Packer
7 5 (4.95%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.96%) HAProxy
8 4 (3.96%) WSUS
9 3 (2.97%) Icinga
9 3 (2.97%) Opsview
9 3 (2.97%) Pacemaker
9 3 (2.97%) vMotion
10 1 (0.99%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.99%) Salt
Vendors
1 79 (78.22%) Red Hat
2 28 (27.72%) VMware
3 17 (16.83%) HP
4 10 (9.90%) NetApp
4 10 (9.90%) Oracle
5 9 (8.91%) EMC
5 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.95%) BMC
6 5 (4.95%) Dynatrace
7 4 (3.96%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.97%) ArcSight
8 3 (2.97%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.97%) Meraki
9 1 (0.99%) CA
9 1 (0.99%) Pega
9 1 (0.99%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.99%) Sun
9 1 (0.99%) TIBCO