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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 310 295 297
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +63
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 166 88 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.82% 0.65% 0.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.84% 3.03% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 134 57 89
10th Percentile - £30,350 £42,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £48,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% - +14.29%
75th Percentile £58,000 £68,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £70,350 £76,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £57,458 £61,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year -6.19% +6.52% +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 4,324 2,904 3,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.46% 21.42% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2,755 2,278 3,256
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,625 £58,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,491
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.03% +4.19%

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 23 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -16 59 £58,000 +46.84% 5
Surrey -22 59 £42,500 -27.66% 4
Thames Valley -58 34 £50,000 -21.57% 9
Buckinghamshire -42 21 £38,750 -13.89% 2
Berkshire -27 7 £65,000 +4.00% 6
Oxfordshire -28 6 £60,000 -14.29% 1
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £75,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Linux
2 88 (53.01%) Red Hat
3 78 (46.99%) Python
4 74 (44.58%) CentOS
5 72 (43.37%) Perl
6 71 (42.77%) VMware
7 69 (41.57%) Windows
8 63 (37.95%) DNS
9 62 (37.35%) Shell Script
10 56 (33.73%) DevOps
11 52 (31.33%) Bash
12 51 (30.72%) PHP
13 50 (30.12%) Ansible
14 45 (27.11%) Migration
15 43 (25.90%) HTTP
16 41 (24.70%) SaaS
16 41 (24.70%) AWS
17 39 (23.49%) Active Directory
18 35 (21.08%) Jenkins
19 34 (20.48%) PowerShell
19 34 (20.48%) Windows Server
19 34 (20.48%) Social Skills
20 33 (19.88%) Terraform
20 33 (19.88%) Docker
21 31 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
21 31 (18.67%) Tivoli
22 29 (17.47%) Azure
22 29 (17.47%) Kubernetes
23 28 (16.87%) CI/CD
24 27 (16.27%) Clustering

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 (7.83%) Apache
2 10 (6.02%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.22%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.41%) ArcGIS
4 4 (2.41%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 41 (24.70%) AWS
1 41 (24.70%) SaaS
2 29 (17.47%) Azure
3 13 (7.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (7.83%) GitHub
3 13 (7.83%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (7.83%) Serverless
4 9 (5.42%) IaaS
5 8 (4.82%) GCP
6 6 (3.61%) PaaS
7 3 (1.81%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.20%) Azure Monitor
8 2 (1.20%) Azure Sentinel
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon EKS
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.60%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.60%) AWS KMS
9 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 63 (37.95%) DNS
2 43 (25.90%) HTTP
3 14 (8.43%) DHCP
4 12 (7.23%) SAN
5 10 (6.02%) Firewall
6 9 (5.42%) Internet
7 7 (4.22%) BGP
8 6 (3.61%) DMARC
9 5 (3.01%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (3.01%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.41%) NAS
10 4 (2.41%) Skype
10 4 (2.41%) SSL
10 4 (2.41%) WAN
11 3 (1.81%) Network Security
11 3 (1.81%) VXLAN
11 3 (1.81%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.20%) HSUPA
12 2 (1.20%) SSH
12 2 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.24%) DB2
2 11 (6.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.81%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (1.81%) MySQL
4 2 (1.20%) Data Vault
4 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon QuickSight
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.60%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (21.08%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.83%) GitLab
3 5 (3.01%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.20%) Toad
5 1 (0.60%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (20.48%) Social Skills
2 17 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.02%) Finance
4 9 (5.42%) Advertising
5 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (1.20%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (0.60%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (0.60%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 39 (23.49%) Systems Administrator
2 35 (21.08%) Administrator
3 34 (20.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 31 (18.67%) Linux Administrator
5 30 (18.07%) Junior
5 30 (18.07%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 28 (16.87%) DevOps Engineer
7 25 (15.06%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
8 20 (12.05%) Linux Engineer
9 19 (11.45%) Linux Support
10 18 (10.84%) Support Engineer
11 16 (9.64%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (8.43%) Linux Specialist
12 14 (8.43%) Tivoli Specialist
13 12 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (6.63%) Support Specialist
15 10 (6.02%) Product Engineer
15 10 (6.02%) Products Support Engineer
16 8 (4.82%) Architect
16 8 (4.82%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.83%) ARM Templates
1 13 (7.83%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (3.61%) Middleware
3 2 (1.20%) LAMP
3 2 (1.20%) LDAP
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.60%) SAML
4 1 (0.60%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.27%) Clustering
2 17 (10.24%) HACMP
3 14 (8.43%) Management Information System
4 13 (7.83%) Cloud Native
4 13 (7.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (5.42%) Video\Live Streaming
6 7 (4.22%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.61%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (3.01%) PKI
9 3 (1.81%) Replication
10 2 (1.20%) IoT
10 2 (1.20%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.60%) HP StoreVirtual
11 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 166 (100.00%) Linux
2 74 (44.58%) CentOS
3 69 (41.57%) Windows
4 34 (20.48%) Windows Server
5 21 (12.65%) Unix
6 17 (10.24%) AIX
7 15 (9.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (8.43%) Ubuntu
8 14 (8.43%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (5.42%) Windows Server 2019
10 8 (4.82%) Windows 10
11 6 (3.61%) Solaris
11 6 (3.61%) SUSE
12 5 (3.01%) VMS
13 3 (1.81%) Debian
14 1 (0.60%) Android
14 1 (0.60%) openSUSE
14 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.73%) DevOps
2 45 (27.11%) Migration
3 28 (16.87%) CI/CD
4 24 (14.46%) High Availability
5 23 (13.86%) Agile
6 22 (13.25%) Problem Management
7 19 (11.45%) Storage Management
8 18 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (10.24%) Customer Requirements
9 17 (10.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (9.64%) Infrastructure as Code
11 14 (8.43%) Load Balancing
11 14 (8.43%) Microservices
12 13 (7.83%) Deployment Automation
12 13 (7.83%) GitOps
12 13 (7.83%) Observability
12 13 (7.83%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (6.63%) Change Management
14 10 (6.02%) ITIL
15 9 (5.42%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 78 (46.99%) Python
2 72 (43.37%) Perl
3 62 (37.35%) Shell Script
4 52 (31.33%) Bash
5 51 (30.72%) PHP
6 34 (20.48%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.01%) Java
8 4 (2.41%) SQL
9 3 (1.81%) C
9 3 (1.81%) Korn
10 2 (1.20%) C++
10 2 (1.20%) Tcl
11 1 (0.60%) C#
11 1 (0.60%) Go
11 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.02%) DV Cleared
3 9 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.22%) Degree
5 6 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.41%) CCNP
7 3 (1.81%) CCNA
7 3 (1.81%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.20%) CCA
8 2 (1.20%) CCIE
8 2 (1.20%) CEH
8 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.20%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.20%) MCSE
8 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.60%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.60%) RHCE
9 1 (0.60%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.83%) PCI DSS
1 13 (7.83%) SOC 1
1 13 (7.83%) SOC 2
2 5 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.01%) SLA
3 3 (1.81%) QA
4 2 (1.20%) NCSC
5 1 (0.60%) GDPR
System Software
1 39 (23.49%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.88%) Docker
3 31 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (11.45%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (8.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 12 (7.23%) vSphere
7 3 (1.81%) KVM
7 3 (1.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.20%) NFS
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.20%) Veritas File System
8 2 (1.20%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.60%) PowerDNS
9 1 (0.60%) XenApp
9 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (30.12%) Ansible
2 33 (19.88%) Terraform
3 31 (18.67%) Tivoli
4 29 (17.47%) Kubernetes
5 17 (10.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 15 (9.04%) Puppet
7 14 (8.43%) Grafana
7 14 (8.43%) IBM BigFix
7 14 (8.43%) Netcool
7 14 (8.43%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 14 (8.43%) Red Hat Satellite
7 14 (8.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 13 (7.83%) PowerCLI
8 13 (7.83%) Prometheus
9 4 (2.41%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (2.41%) SCCM
9 4 (2.41%) vCenter Server
10 3 (1.81%) Jamf Pro
11 2 (1.20%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (1.20%) Packer
Vendors
1 88 (53.01%) Red Hat
2 71 (42.77%) VMware
3 21 (12.65%) Microsoft
4 19 (11.45%) Veritas
5 16 (9.64%) IBM
6 12 (7.23%) Cisco
6 12 (7.23%) Veeam
7 9 (5.42%) Juniper
8 8 (4.82%) Citrix
8 8 (4.82%) SaltStack
9 6 (3.61%) EMC
9 6 (3.61%) Oracle
9 6 (3.61%) Zerto
10 5 (3.01%) Dell
10 5 (3.01%) HP
11 4 (2.41%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.41%) McAfee
11 4 (2.41%) Sophos
12 3 (1.81%) ProCurve
12 3 (1.81%) SolarWinds