Period
to 9 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South East
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 305 330 297
Rank change year-on-year +25 -33 -30
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 143 202 300
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.76% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.85% 3.01% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 114 156 233
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,375 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,625 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%

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 South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,010 6,703 8,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.97% 25.08% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4,104 5,460 7,011
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South East.

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South East over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South East

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 9 April 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
Thames Valley +24 63 £60,000 +14.29% 18
Berkshire +16 39 £60,000 +15.38% 12
Hampshire +40 38 £55,750 +1.36% 5
Surrey +27 37 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Oxfordshire +37 17 £60,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire +21 7 £55,000 +13.40%
West Sussex -1 3 £52,000 - 1
Kent +19 1 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 143 (100.00%) Linux
2 95 (66.43%) Red Hat
3 87 (60.84%) Ansible
4 61 (42.66%) Python
5 58 (40.56%) Configuration Management
6 50 (34.97%) Security Cleared
7 47 (32.87%) Puppet
8 46 (32.17%) Windows
8 46 (32.17%) Docker
9 44 (30.77%) DevOps
10 43 (30.07%) VMware
11 41 (28.67%) Opscode Chef
12 39 (27.27%) SC Cleared
13 38 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (26.57%) Unix
14 35 (24.48%) Finance
15 34 (23.78%) Firewall
15 34 (23.78%) DNS
16 31 (21.68%) Bash Shell
17 29 (20.28%) Oracle
18 28 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (19.58%) Continuous Integration
19 27 (18.88%) Jenkins
19 27 (18.88%) Terraform
19 27 (18.88%) Windows Server
19 27 (18.88%) Problem-Solving
20 26 (18.18%) Perl
21 25 (17.48%) Migration
22 24 (16.78%) Git (software)
22 24 (16.78%) Azure

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (11.19%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.49%) Apache
3 11 (7.69%) IIS
4 9 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (5.59%) WebLogic
6 7 (4.90%) nginx
7 6 (4.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (2.80%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (2.80%) WildFly
9 3 (2.10%) JBoss
10 2 (1.40%) Confluence
10 2 (1.40%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.70%) CICS
11 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.78%) AWS
1 24 (16.78%) Azure
2 11 (7.69%) SaaS
3 10 (6.99%) Amazon ECS
3 10 (6.99%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (6.99%) GCP
3 10 (6.99%) GitHub
4 7 (4.90%) IaaS
4 7 (4.90%) OpenShift
4 7 (4.90%) Slack
5 6 (4.20%) PaaS
6 3 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.10%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (2.10%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.10%) Office 365
6 3 (2.10%) Route 53
7 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.70%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (0.70%) Datadog
7 1 (0.70%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 34 (23.78%) DNS
1 34 (23.78%) Firewall
2 22 (15.38%) Internet
3 17 (11.89%) TCP/IP
4 16 (11.19%) BGP
4 16 (11.19%) HTTP
5 14 (9.79%) LAN
5 14 (9.79%) WAN
6 11 (7.69%) SSL
7 10 (6.99%) DHCP
8 8 (5.59%) SAN
9 6 (4.20%) OSPF
10 5 (3.50%) SMTP
10 5 (3.50%) SSH
10 5 (3.50%) VLAN
11 4 (2.80%) SNMP
11 4 (2.80%) VoIP
12 3 (2.10%) Network Security
12 3 (2.10%) VPN
12 3 (2.10%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.99%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (11.19%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.09%) MySQL
4 10 (6.99%) Big Data
5 6 (4.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.50%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.10%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.70%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (0.70%) DB2
9 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.70%) SQLite
9 1 (0.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 27 (18.88%) Jenkins
2 24 (16.78%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (7.69%) JIRA
5 10 (6.99%) GitLab
6 4 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.80%) Selenium
6 4 (2.80%) Subversion
7 3 (2.10%) Robot Framework
7 3 (2.10%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.70%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.70%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.70%) Maven
8 1 (0.70%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.70%) MSTest
8 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (24.48%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Military
3 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.40%) Back Office
4 2 (1.40%) Publishing
4 2 (1.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Local Government
5 1 (0.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 28 (19.58%) Linux Engineer
2 26 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (16.78%) Architect
4 14 (9.79%) Administrator
4 14 (9.79%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
6 11 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.99%) Network Engineer
7 10 (6.99%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (6.99%) Technical Architect
8 9 (6.29%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.59%) Unix Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Senior DevOps
10 7 (4.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.90%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (4.20%) Designer
11 6 (4.20%) Infrastructure Designer
11 6 (4.20%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
11 6 (4.20%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.19%) Web Services
2 6 (4.20%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (4.20%) Sensu
3 5 (3.50%) Spring
4 4 (2.80%) Akka
4 4 (2.80%) OpenJDK
4 4 (2.80%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.10%) .NET
5 3 (2.10%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (2.10%) LDAP
6 2 (1.40%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.40%) Kafka
6 2 (1.40%) Keycloak
6 2 (1.40%) OAuth
6 2 (1.40%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.70%) JSON
7 1 (0.70%) Node.js
7 1 (0.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.29%) Linux Command Line
2 9 (6.29%) Public Cloud
3 7 (4.90%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.20%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.50%) User Experience
6 4 (2.80%) Clustering
7 3 (2.10%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.10%) LPAR
8 2 (1.40%) AS400
8 2 (1.40%) IPTV
8 2 (1.40%) iSeries
8 2 (1.40%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.70%) CCTV
9 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 143 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (32.17%) Windows
3 38 (26.57%) Unix
4 27 (18.88%) Windows Server
5 19 (13.29%) CentOS
6 15 (10.49%) AIX
7 13 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
8 10 (6.99%) Solaris
9 8 (5.59%) VMS
9 8 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (3.50%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (2.80%) Debian
11 4 (2.80%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.40%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.40%) SUSE
13 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.70%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.56%) Configuration Management
2 44 (30.77%) DevOps
3 38 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (19.58%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (18.88%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (17.48%) Migration
7 21 (14.69%) Change Management
8 17 (11.89%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (11.19%) Project Delivery
10 15 (10.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
12 11 (7.69%) Requirements Management
13 10 (6.99%) Open Source
13 10 (6.99%) Scrum
13 10 (6.99%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (6.99%) Technical Leadership
13 10 (6.99%) Waterfall
14 9 (6.29%) Network Design
14 9 (6.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 61 (42.66%) Python
2 31 (21.68%) Bash Shell
3 26 (18.18%) Perl
4 21 (14.69%) SQL
5 18 (12.59%) Java
6 15 (10.49%) Shell Script
7 13 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 11 (7.69%) KiXtart
8 11 (7.69%) PHP
9 7 (4.90%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.20%) Ruby
11 3 (2.10%) C++
11 3 (2.10%) Go
11 3 (2.10%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.10%) Korn
12 1 (0.70%) HLASM
12 1 (0.70%) Java 8
12 1 (0.70%) JCL
12 1 (0.70%) PL/1
12 1 (0.70%) REXX
Qualifications
1 50 (34.97%) Security Cleared
2 39 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 19 (13.29%) Degree
4 11 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.29%) CCNP
6 6 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.80%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.10%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.40%) CCNA
9 2 (1.40%) CWNA
9 2 (1.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.70%) LPIC
10 1 (0.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) GDPR
1 10 (6.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (6.29%) ISO 22301
2 9 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (2.10%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.10%) QA
4 2 (1.40%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (32.17%) Docker
2 28 (19.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.79%) vSphere
4 9 (6.29%) Active Directory
5 8 (5.59%) iptables
6 6 (4.20%) NFS
6 6 (4.20%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (3.50%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
10 2 (1.40%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.40%) Firmware
10 2 (1.40%) KVM
10 2 (1.40%) Postfix
10 2 (1.40%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.70%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 1 (0.70%) QEMU
11 1 (0.70%) Time Sharing Option
11 1 (0.70%) vCloud
11 1 (0.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 87 (60.84%) Ansible
2 47 (32.87%) Puppet
3 41 (28.67%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (18.88%) Terraform
5 20 (13.99%) Kubernetes
6 17 (11.89%) Red Hat Satellite
7 11 (7.69%) SCOM
8 10 (6.99%) Packer
9 7 (4.90%) Rsyslog
9 7 (4.90%) systemd
10 6 (4.20%) Kibana
10 6 (4.20%) logstash
10 6 (4.20%) Nagios
10 6 (4.20%) SELinux
10 6 (4.20%) ZABBIX
11 5 (3.50%) Salt
12 4 (2.80%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (2.10%) Ambari
13 3 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (1.40%) Icinga
Vendors
1 95 (66.43%) Red Hat
2 43 (30.07%) VMware
3 29 (20.28%) Oracle
4 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
5 19 (13.29%) Cisco
6 18 (12.59%) HP
7 16 (11.19%) Juniper
8 12 (8.39%) McAfee
9 11 (7.69%) Google
9 11 (7.69%) LogRhythm
10 9 (6.29%) 3PAR
11 8 (5.59%) F5
11 8 (5.59%) Intel
12 5 (3.50%) EMC
12 5 (3.50%) Symantec
12 5 (3.50%) Veritas
13 4 (2.80%) NetApp
14 3 (2.10%) IBM
14 3 (2.10%) Sun
15 2 (1.40%) Dell