Period
to 28 September 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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South East
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 254 376 270
Rank change year-on-year +122 -106 +1
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 33 133 314
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.52% 1.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.74% 2.04% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 106 240
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.58% -5.45% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £86,250 £71,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

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 1,898 6,519 7,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.98% 25.41% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,539 5,330 6,092
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,380 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +139 18 £60,000 - 4
Berkshire +104 15 £55,000 -18.52% 3
Hampshire +81 7 £54,500 +9.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +87 3 £61,000 +52.50% 1
West Sussex +50 3 £48,500 -6.73%
Surrey +84 1 £42,500 -32.00%
Kent - 1 £29,000 - 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (87.88%) Red Hat
3 19 (57.58%) Windows
4 16 (48.48%) vSphere
5 15 (45.45%) VMware
6 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
7 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
8 12 (36.36%) Migration
8 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (33.33%) DevOps
10 9 (27.27%) Ansible
10 9 (27.27%) Azure
10 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
11 8 (24.24%) SAN
11 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds
11 8 (24.24%) SCOrch
11 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
12 7 (21.21%) vRealize
12 7 (21.21%) CentOS
12 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
12 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (21.21%) SCCM
12 7 (21.21%) SCOM
13 6 (18.18%) AWS
13 6 (18.18%) Firewall
13 6 (18.18%) Python
13 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (15.15%) IaaS
14 5 (15.15%) Kibana
14 5 (15.15%) logstash

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 4 (12.12%) CloudStack
1 4 (12.12%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Azure
2 6 (18.18%) AWS
3 5 (15.15%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Office 365
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (12.12%) DHCP
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.12%) VSAN
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
6 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (3.03%) Skype
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
1 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Big Data
2 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.09%) Sqoop
3 2 (6.06%) Blockchain
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Administrator
1 5 (15.15%) Architect
1 5 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
1 5 (15.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
1 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (12.12%) Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Linux Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 4 (12.12%) Senior Linux Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (12.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (12.12%) LAMP
3 3 (9.09%) Kafka
4 1 (3.03%) LDAP
4 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) PKI
2 5 (15.15%) Public Cloud
3 4 (12.12%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
4 2 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) Windows
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
4 7 (21.21%) CentOS
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
6 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.12%) SUSE
8 3 (9.09%) Solaris
8 3 (9.09%) Unix
8 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
9 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Migration
2 11 (33.33%) DevOps
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure as Code
4 5 (15.15%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 4 (12.12%) IT Strategy
5 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (12.12%) Project Delivery
5 4 (12.12%) Security Patching
5 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) High Availability
6 3 (9.09%) Patch Management
6 3 (9.09%) Runbook
6 3 (9.09%) Server Management
7 2 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Python
2 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.15%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.12%) Perl
3 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
4 3 (9.09%) C
4 3 (9.09%) Java 8
5 2 (6.06%) Clojure
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) LFCE
2 1 (3.03%) LFCS
2 1 (3.03%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) RHCE
2 1 (3.03%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.03%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) vSphere
2 12 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 4 (12.12%) KVM
5 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (9.09%) HDFS
6 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (6.06%) Docker
7 2 (6.06%) vCloud
7 2 (6.06%) VMware NSX
8 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Ansible
2 8 (24.24%) SCOrch
3 7 (21.21%) SCCM
3 7 (21.21%) SCOM
3 7 (21.21%) vRealize
4 5 (15.15%) Kibana
4 5 (15.15%) logstash
4 5 (15.15%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (15.15%) Terraform
5 4 (12.12%) NetBackup
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (9.09%) SELinux
7 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
7 2 (6.06%) Puppet
7 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
8 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Red Hat
2 15 (45.45%) VMware
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco
5 5 (15.15%) Gemalto
5 5 (15.15%) Juniper
5 5 (15.15%) McAfee
6 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 4 (12.12%) NetApp
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle
7 3 (9.09%) Hortonworks
7 3 (9.09%) Symantec
7 3 (9.09%) Veritas
8 2 (6.06%) Veeam