Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 369 265 275
Rank change year-on-year -104 +10 -65
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 136 329 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.54% 1.13% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.10% 4.50% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 100 240 272
South East median annual salary £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% - +6.80%
10th Percentile £31,225 £35,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £74,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -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 6,466 7,314 8,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.52% 25.12% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5,345 6,016 6,910
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
10th Percentile £24,300 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,839 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.50% +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 23 October 2019.

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 23 October 2019. 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 -55 45 £67,500 +12.50% 14
Hampshire -23 41 £50,000 -12.28% 9
Berkshire -38 37 £71,250 +18.75% 12
Surrey -7 23 £60,000 +14.29% 9
West Sussex +1 22 £52,000 - 4
Oxfordshire +15 5 £60,000 -12.41% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Middlesex -9 2 £30,000 -42.86%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Linux
2 97 (71.32%) Red Hat
3 66 (48.53%) Ansible
4 58 (42.65%) Python
5 52 (38.24%) CentOS
5 52 (38.24%) Docker
6 51 (37.50%) Bash Shell
7 50 (36.76%) Puppet
8 49 (36.03%) Windows
9 48 (35.29%) DevOps
10 40 (29.41%) Shell Script
11 37 (27.21%) VMware
11 37 (27.21%) Unix
11 37 (27.21%) Oracle
11 37 (27.21%) Git (software)
12 36 (26.47%) Java
13 35 (25.74%) Perl
14 34 (25.00%) Configuration Management
15 33 (24.26%) Azure
16 32 (23.53%) Red Hat Satellite
17 31 (22.79%) AWS
18 28 (20.59%) Finance
19 27 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (19.85%) Windows Server
20 26 (19.12%) Ubuntu
20 26 (19.12%) PostgreSQL
21 25 (18.38%) SQL
21 25 (18.38%) Korn
22 24 (17.65%) Tomcat
22 24 (17.65%) Firewall

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 24 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 18 (13.24%) Apache
3 14 (10.29%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (8.82%) IIS
5 9 (6.62%) JBoss
6 7 (5.15%) WebLogic
7 5 (3.68%) nginx
8 4 (2.94%) Confluence
8 4 (2.94%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.47%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.74%) JCAPS
11 1 (0.74%) Liferay
11 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.74%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 33 (24.26%) Azure
2 31 (22.79%) AWS
3 15 (11.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (6.62%) IaaS
4 9 (6.62%) OpenShift
5 8 (5.88%) PaaS
6 4 (2.94%) GCP
6 4 (2.94%) GitHub
6 4 (2.94%) NuGet
6 4 (2.94%) Serverless
6 4 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (2.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.21%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (2.21%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.21%) Route 53
8 2 (1.47%) Office 365
8 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.65%) Firewall
2 18 (13.24%) SAN
3 17 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 15 (11.03%) Fibre Channel
4 15 (11.03%) SSL
4 15 (11.03%) VPN
5 13 (9.56%) DNS
6 12 (8.82%) DHCP
7 8 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (5.15%) Internet
9 6 (4.41%) VLAN
10 5 (3.68%) Network Security
10 5 (3.68%) SMTP
11 4 (2.94%) HTTP
11 4 (2.94%) HTTPS
11 4 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
11 4 (2.94%) SSH
12 2 (1.47%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.47%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.12%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (16.18%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.09%) MySQL
3 11 (8.09%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.15%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.41%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.68%) DB2
8 4 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.21%) Big Data
9 3 (2.21%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.74%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.74%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.74%) Redis
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (27.21%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.97%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.68%) GitLab
3 5 (3.68%) Subversion
3 5 (3.68%) TeamCity
4 4 (2.94%) MSBuild
4 4 (2.94%) MSTest
4 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.21%) JIRA
5 3 (2.21%) Robot Framework
5 3 (2.21%) Selenium
5 3 (2.21%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.74%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.74%) GoCD
7 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.74%) Ranorex
General
1 28 (20.59%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Games
3 5 (3.68%) Electronics
3 5 (3.68%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.94%) Marketing
4 4 (2.94%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.94%) Publishing
4 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.74%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 29 (21.32%) Administrator
2 28 (20.59%) Linux Engineer
3 26 (19.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (16.18%) Unix Administrator
5 14 (10.29%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (9.56%) Architect
7 12 (8.82%) Automation Engineer
8 10 (7.35%) Linux Administrator
8 10 (7.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (7.35%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (7.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (5.15%) DevOps Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (5.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 7 (5.15%) Solaris Administrator
12 6 (4.41%) Applications Engineer
13 5 (3.68%) Problem Management Specialist
13 5 (3.68%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
1 12 (8.82%) LAPP Stack
2 10 (7.35%) JSON
3 8 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (4.41%) Apache NiFi
4 6 (4.41%) Middleware
4 6 (4.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (3.68%) .NET
5 5 (3.68%) .NET Framework
5 5 (3.68%) jQuery
5 5 (3.68%) REST
5 5 (3.68%) SOAP
5 5 (3.68%) XML
5 5 (3.68%) XSLT
5 5 (3.68%) YAML
6 4 (2.94%) Kafka
6 4 (2.94%) Spring
7 3 (2.21%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.21%) Node.js
7 3 (2.21%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.56%) Linux Command Line
3 11 (8.09%) Public Cloud
4 10 (7.35%) Clustering
5 9 (6.62%) Online Games
5 9 (6.62%) PlayStation
6 8 (5.88%) Smart Meter
7 5 (3.68%) HACMP
8 4 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.94%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.21%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.47%) User Experience
11 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 136 (100.00%) Linux
2 52 (38.24%) CentOS
3 49 (36.03%) Windows
4 37 (27.21%) Unix
5 27 (19.85%) Windows Server
6 26 (19.12%) Ubuntu
7 18 (13.24%) Solaris
8 14 (10.29%) AIX
9 12 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (7.35%) Debian
11 9 (6.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (5.15%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (3.68%) Fedora
14 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (2.21%) Amazon Linux
16 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.29%) DevOps
2 34 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 20 (14.71%) Computer Science
4 18 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 14 (10.29%) High Availability
8 12 (8.82%) Benchmarking
9 11 (8.09%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.09%) Patch Management
9 11 (8.09%) Task Automation
10 10 (7.35%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (6.62%) Asset Management
11 9 (6.62%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (6.62%) ITIL
12 8 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (5.88%) Incident Management
12 8 (5.88%) Open Source
12 8 (5.88%) SOA
13 7 (5.15%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.65%) Python
2 51 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 40 (29.41%) Shell Script
4 36 (26.47%) Java
5 35 (25.74%) Perl
6 25 (18.38%) Korn
6 25 (18.38%) SQL
7 15 (11.03%) PowerShell
8 14 (10.29%) AWK
8 14 (10.29%) Bourne shell
9 10 (7.35%) JavaScript
9 10 (7.35%) Ruby
10 6 (4.41%) C++
11 5 (3.68%) Go
12 4 (2.94%) C
12 4 (2.94%) C#
13 2 (1.47%) Groovy
13 2 (1.47%) PHP
14 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.03%) Degree
3 11 (8.09%) RHCE
4 10 (7.35%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.62%) OCA
5 9 (6.62%) OCP
5 9 (6.62%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (6.62%) RHCSA
6 7 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.21%) CCNA
10 2 (1.47%) MCSE
10 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.74%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (0.74%) CCNP
11 1 (0.74%) CWNA
11 1 (0.74%) MCP
11 1 (0.74%) MCSA
11 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) PCI DSS
1 6 (4.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.47%) NIST
2 2 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 52 (38.24%) Docker
2 27 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (7.35%) Active Directory
5 7 (5.15%) GlusterFS
6 6 (4.41%) Firmware
6 6 (4.41%) NFS
7 5 (3.68%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.68%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (2.94%) LXC
9 2 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.47%) vSphere
10 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.74%) etcd
10 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.74%) KVM
10 1 (0.74%) OpenAM
10 1 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 66 (48.53%) Ansible
2 50 (36.76%) Puppet
3 32 (23.53%) Red Hat Satellite
4 24 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (14.71%) Terraform
6 16 (11.76%) Kubernetes
7 14 (10.29%) NetBackup
7 14 (10.29%) Oracle ZFS
7 14 (10.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 7 (5.15%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (5.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 6 (4.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (3.68%) IBM BigFix
10 5 (3.68%) Netcool
10 5 (3.68%) Netcool/OMNIbus
10 5 (3.68%) Tivoli
10 5 (3.68%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
10 5 (3.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (2.94%) Kibana
11 4 (2.94%) logstash
Vendors
1 97 (71.32%) Red Hat
2 37 (27.21%) Oracle
2 37 (27.21%) VMware
3 16 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 15 (11.03%) Sun
5 14 (10.29%) Brocade
5 14 (10.29%) Centrify
5 14 (10.29%) HP
5 14 (10.29%) Veritas
6 13 (9.56%) IBM
7 12 (8.82%) EMC
8 10 (7.35%) Cisco
9 9 (6.62%) Splunk
10 7 (5.15%) StorageTek
11 6 (4.41%) F5
12 5 (3.68%) SAP
13 4 (2.94%) CA
13 4 (2.94%) Google
13 4 (2.94%) Hortonworks
14 3 (2.21%) Moogsoft