Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 339 280 285
Rank change year-on-year -59 +5 -72
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 130 270 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 1.01% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.25% 4.07% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 91 193 256
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £39,750 £34,100 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £74,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 5,765 6,632 8,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.15% 24.91% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4,767 5,431 7,260
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 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 19 January 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 -16 65 £67,500 +12.50% 21
Berkshire -11 49 £70,000 +27.27% 13
Hampshire +2 31 £48,500 -13.39% 13
Surrey -3 24 £45,000 -14.29% 10
Oxfordshire +23 12 £60,000 -9.09% 8
West Sussex -11 6 £53,750 +3.37% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 4 £55,000 -8.33%
Middlesex -4 1 £30,000 -41.18%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 130 (100.00%) Linux
2 90 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 78 (60.00%) Ansible
4 68 (52.31%) Python
5 53 (40.77%) Configuration Management
6 47 (36.15%) Docker
7 44 (33.85%) DevOps
7 44 (33.85%) Windows
8 42 (32.31%) Bash Shell
9 40 (30.77%) Puppet
9 40 (30.77%) Security Cleared
10 36 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (25.38%) Firewall
12 31 (23.85%) VMware
13 30 (23.08%) Git (software)
13 30 (23.08%) AWS
14 29 (22.31%) SC Cleared
15 28 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
15 28 (21.54%) Terraform
16 27 (20.77%) Azure
17 25 (19.23%) DNS
17 25 (19.23%) Jenkins
18 24 (18.46%) Oracle
18 24 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (16.92%) Finance
20 21 (16.15%) PostgreSQL
20 21 (16.15%) PowerShell
20 21 (16.15%) Kubernetes
21 20 (15.38%) Problem-Solving

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 13 (10.00%) Apache
1 13 (10.00%) IIS
1 13 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (9.23%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (6.15%) WebLogic
4 5 (3.85%) nginx
5 4 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (3.08%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.31%) Confluence
6 3 (2.31%) JBoss
6 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Fuse
7 2 (1.54%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.77%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.77%) Liferay
8 1 (0.77%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (23.08%) AWS
2 27 (20.77%) Azure
3 15 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (9.23%) GCP
4 12 (9.23%) OpenShift
5 11 (8.46%) Amazon ECS
5 11 (8.46%) GitHub
6 10 (7.69%) IaaS
7 9 (6.92%) PaaS
8 8 (6.15%) SaaS
9 4 (3.08%) Slack
10 3 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (2.31%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (2.31%) Amazon S3
10 3 (2.31%) NuGet
10 3 (2.31%) Route 53
11 1 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.77%) Datadog
11 1 (0.77%) Office 365
11 1 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.38%) Firewall
2 25 (19.23%) DNS
3 17 (13.08%) Internet
4 16 (12.31%) TCP/IP
5 11 (8.46%) BGP
6 10 (7.69%) HTTP
6 10 (7.69%) LAN
6 10 (7.69%) WAN
7 9 (6.92%) DHCP
8 7 (5.38%) SAN
8 7 (5.38%) SSL
9 6 (4.62%) SSH
9 6 (4.62%) VPN
10 5 (3.85%) Network Security
10 5 (3.85%) SMTP
11 3 (2.31%) OSPF
11 3 (2.31%) VLAN
11 3 (2.31%) VoIP
11 3 (2.31%) VSAN
12 2 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.15%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (13.08%) MySQL
3 10 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 9 (6.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (6.92%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.92%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.38%) Big Data
6 6 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.62%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.08%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.08%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.31%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.77%) Cognos Impromptu
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.77%) SQLite
9 1 (0.77%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 30 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 25 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.46%) GitLab
3 11 (8.46%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (6.15%) JIRA
5 5 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.85%) Selenium
5 5 (3.85%) Subversion
6 4 (3.08%) Robot Framework
7 3 (2.31%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.31%) MSTest
7 3 (2.31%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.31%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.31%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.54%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.77%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.77%) CruiseControl
General
1 22 (16.92%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.08%) Publishing
4 3 (2.31%) Electronics
4 3 (2.31%) Marketing
4 3 (2.31%) Military
4 3 (2.31%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.31%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.77%) Banking
5 1 (0.77%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (21.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (20.77%) Architect
3 22 (16.92%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (9.23%) Integration Engineer
5 10 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
5 10 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Administrator
6 9 (6.92%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Junior
8 7 (5.38%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (3.85%) Junior Linux Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.31%) Web Services
2 7 (5.38%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (4.62%) JSON
3 6 (4.62%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 6 (4.62%) Spring
3 6 (4.62%) YAML
4 5 (3.85%) .NET
4 5 (3.85%) Apache NiFi
5 4 (3.08%) Kafka
6 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.31%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.31%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (2.31%) Node.js
6 3 (2.31%) React
7 2 (1.54%) .NET Core
7 2 (1.54%) Keycloak
7 2 (1.54%) Middleware
7 2 (1.54%) OAuth
7 2 (1.54%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.77%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.23%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (6.92%) Public Cloud
4 7 (5.38%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.62%) User Experience
6 4 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (2.31%) Clustering
7 3 (2.31%) PlayStation
8 2 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.77%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.77%) IPTV
9 1 (0.77%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 130 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (33.85%) Windows
3 20 (15.38%) CentOS
4 19 (14.62%) Unix
5 16 (12.31%) Windows Server
6 11 (8.46%) Ubuntu
7 7 (5.38%) VMS
7 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.62%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.85%) Debian
10 3 (2.31%) Solaris
10 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.54%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.54%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.77%) AIX
12 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (40.77%) Configuration Management
2 44 (33.85%) DevOps
3 36 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (13.85%) Migration
7 14 (10.77%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (9.23%) Deployment Automation
9 11 (8.46%) Computer Science
9 11 (8.46%) Requirements Management
9 11 (8.46%) Scrum
10 9 (6.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (6.92%) Project Delivery
10 9 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.92%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.15%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 8 (6.15%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (6.15%) Technical Leadership
12 7 (5.38%) Open Source
12 7 (5.38%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 68 (52.31%) Python
2 42 (32.31%) Bash Shell
3 21 (16.15%) PowerShell
4 18 (13.85%) Java
4 18 (13.85%) Perl
5 15 (11.54%) SQL
6 11 (8.46%) KiXtart
7 10 (7.69%) PHP
8 8 (6.15%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.62%) Ruby
10 5 (3.85%) Korn
11 4 (3.08%) C++
11 4 (3.08%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.08%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.31%) C#
12 3 (2.31%) Go
13 2 (1.54%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 40 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 29 (22.31%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.23%) Degree
4 6 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.08%) CCNP
6 2 (1.54%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.77%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.77%) CCNA
7 1 (0.77%) CWNA
7 1 (0.77%) MCSE
7 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.77%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.38%) ISO 22301
2 7 (5.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (3.08%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.31%) SLA
5 1 (0.77%) GDPR
5 1 (0.77%) NIST
System Software
1 47 (36.15%) Docker
2 24 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.15%) iptables
4 7 (5.38%) NFS
5 4 (3.08%) vSphere
6 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.31%) LXC
7 2 (1.54%) Firmware
7 2 (1.54%) Postfix
7 2 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.77%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.77%) KVM
8 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.77%) Xen
8 1 (0.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 78 (60.00%) Ansible
2 40 (30.77%) Puppet
3 28 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (21.54%) Terraform
4 21 (16.15%) Kubernetes
5 13 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 11 (8.46%) SCOM
7 10 (7.69%) Packer
8 7 (5.38%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (5.38%) Rsyslog
8 7 (5.38%) systemd
9 6 (4.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (3.85%) Kibana
10 5 (3.85%) logstash
10 5 (3.85%) SELinux
11 4 (3.08%) Ambari
11 4 (3.08%) Salt
12 3 (2.31%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (1.54%) Data Guard
13 2 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (69.23%) Red Hat
2 31 (23.85%) VMware
3 24 (18.46%) Oracle
4 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (9.23%) Google
6 11 (8.46%) Juniper
6 11 (8.46%) LogRhythm
6 11 (8.46%) McAfee
7 9 (6.92%) Cisco
8 8 (6.15%) F5
8 8 (6.15%) Splunk
9 5 (3.85%) EMC
10 4 (3.08%) Hortonworks
10 4 (3.08%) HP
10 4 (3.08%) NetApp
11 3 (2.31%) CommVault
11 3 (2.31%) LogicMonitor
11 3 (2.31%) Moogsoft
11 3 (2.31%) SAP
12 2 (1.54%) Citrix