Period
to 21 September 2017

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 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 289 274
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 99 67 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.75% 0.56% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.27% 2.64% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 76 43 52
North West median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.94% -20.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £24,325
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £57,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 3026 2538 3057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.99% 21.29% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2482 2116 2508
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £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 21 September 2017.

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 September 2017. 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 +17 77 £37,500 -16.67% 2
Cheshire -15 16 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Merseyside -16 2 £43,500 +20.83% 2
Lancashire -1 1 £35,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 99 (100.00%) Linux
2 78 (78.79%) Red Hat
3 70 (70.71%) DevOps
4 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (45.45%) Puppet
6 41 (41.41%) CentOS
6 41 (41.41%) Python
7 40 (40.40%) Amazon AWS
8 35 (35.35%) VMware
9 34 (34.34%) Apache
10 33 (33.33%) Java
11 32 (32.32%) Unix
11 32 (32.32%) Opscode Chef
12 31 (31.31%) Ansible
13 30 (30.30%) Bash Shell
14 27 (27.27%) ITIL
15 26 (26.26%) Windows
15 26 (26.26%) Microsoft Azure
16 25 (25.25%) Jenkins
17 24 (24.24%) Configuration Management
18 21 (21.21%) Tomcat
19 20 (20.20%) iPad
20 19 (19.19%) Perl
21 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
21 18 (18.18%) Software Engineering
21 18 (18.18%) Ruby
21 18 (18.18%) Docker
22 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
23 15 (15.15%) JIRA
24 14 (14.14%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 (34.34%) Apache
2 21 (21.21%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.11%) Confluence
4 8 (8.08%) JBoss
5 7 (7.07%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (4.04%) WordPress
9 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (3.03%) Skype for Business
10 2 (2.02%) nginx
10 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.01%) CloudStack
11 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (40.40%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (26.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (11.11%) OpenShift
4 7 (7.07%) GitHub
5 5 (5.05%) Office 365
6 4 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.04%) PaaS
6 4 (4.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.03%) CloudFront
7 3 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.02%) IaaS
9 1 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) SAN
2 8 (8.08%) HTTP
3 5 (5.05%) LAN
4 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.04%) WAN
5 3 (3.03%) Firewall
5 3 (3.03%) Skype
6 2 (2.02%) SSL
7 1 (1.01%) DHCP
7 1 (1.01%) Network Security
7 1 (1.01%) VoIP
7 1 (1.01%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) MySQL
2 5 (5.05%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.04%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.03%) Redis
5 2 (2.02%) Hazelcast
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (25.25%) Jenkins
2 15 (15.15%) JIRA
3 14 (14.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 11 (11.11%) EasyMock
4 11 (11.11%) JUnit
5 9 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 7 (7.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (5.05%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.03%) Hudson
8 3 (3.03%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.06%) Marketing
4 4 (4.04%) Electronics
4 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.04%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Back Office
5 3 (3.03%) Billing
6 2 (2.02%) Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (31.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (21.21%) Administrator
3 20 (20.20%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (17.17%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (17.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 16 (16.16%) Linux Administrator
5 16 (16.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (15.15%) Java Engineer
7 14 (14.14%) AWS DevOps
7 14 (14.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 13 (13.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 13 (13.13%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (11.11%) Software Engineer
10 7 (7.07%) Automation Engineer
10 7 (7.07%) IT Support
11 5 (5.05%) Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (4.04%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) LAMP
1 14 (14.14%) Spring
2 11 (11.11%) EJB
2 11 (11.11%) Java EE
2 11 (11.11%) JSF
2 11 (11.11%) Middleware
3 9 (9.09%) .NET
4 8 (8.08%) JSON
5 6 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (5.05%) Web Services
7 4 (4.04%) HTML
8 3 (3.03%) Ajax
8 3 (3.03%) HTML5
8 3 (3.03%) jQuery
9 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.02%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (1.01%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) iPad
2 11 (11.11%) Wiki
3 8 (8.08%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.04%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.02%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) User Experience
8 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (41.41%) CentOS
3 32 (32.32%) Unix
4 26 (26.26%) Windows
5 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
7 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (11.11%) AIX
9 8 (8.08%) Ubuntu
10 4 (4.04%) Debian
10 4 (4.04%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.01%) HPUX
11 1 (1.01%) Solaris
11 1 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (70.71%) DevOps
2 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (27.27%) ITIL
4 24 (24.24%) Configuration Management
5 18 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.13%) Open Source
6 13 (13.13%) Scrum
7 12 (12.12%) OO
7 12 (12.12%) Service Delivery
8 11 (11.11%) OOD
8 11 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (10.10%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.06%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (5.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.04%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (4.04%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (4.04%) Load Balancing
12 4 (4.04%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 41 (41.41%) Python
2 33 (33.33%) Java
3 30 (30.30%) Bash Shell
4 19 (19.19%) Perl
5 18 (18.18%) Ruby
6 11 (11.11%) C++
7 10 (10.10%) Shell Script
8 8 (8.08%) SQL
9 7 (7.07%) C
9 7 (7.07%) Korn
10 6 (6.06%) JavaScript
10 6 (6.06%) Jython
11 2 (2.02%) Go
11 2 (2.02%) PHP
11 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.01%) Groovy
12 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.01%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.01%) MCSA
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) OCP
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) GCP
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (18.18%) Docker
2 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.09%) vSphere
4 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.04%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.04%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.03%) vCloud
7 1 (1.01%) Samba
7 1 (1.01%) Xen
7 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (45.45%) Puppet
2 32 (32.32%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (31.31%) Ansible
4 13 (13.13%) Kubernetes
5 6 (6.06%) Terraform
6 5 (5.05%) Salt
7 4 (4.04%) CA Wily
8 2 (2.02%) Cobbler
8 2 (2.02%) Nagios
8 2 (2.02%) Rundeck
9 1 (1.01%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (78.79%) Red Hat
2 35 (35.35%) VMware
3 14 (14.14%) IBM
4 7 (7.07%) Google
4 7 (7.07%) Oracle
4 7 (7.07%) Rackspace
5 6 (6.06%) AppDynamics
5 6 (6.06%) SaltStack
6 5 (5.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.04%) SAP
8 3 (3.03%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.03%) Citrix
8 3 (3.03%) EMC
8 3 (3.03%) NetApp
8 3 (3.03%) Sun
9 1 (1.01%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.01%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (1.01%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.01%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.01%) Veeam