Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 313 282 346
Rank change year-on-year -31 +64 -43
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 122 68 178
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 0.57% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.46% 2.40% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 66 50 149
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £31,000
25th Percentile £39,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,750 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.62% +6.19% -4.55%
75th Percentile £68,750 £66,875 £63,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £82,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 3,524 2,837 6,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.56% 23.75% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,523 2,372 5,550
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 -4 66 £70,000 +16.67% 17
Berkshire -9 51 £72,500 +31.82% 13
Surrey -8 34 £47,500 -40.63% 3
Hampshire -71 16 £39,500 -28.83% 3
Buckinghamshire -22 8 £67,500 +12.50%
Oxfordshire -11 7 £65,000 -13.33% 4
Kent -30 1 £57,500 +55.41% 2
Home Counties - 1 £67,500 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Linux
2 58 (47.54%) Red Hat
3 54 (44.26%) Python
3 54 (44.26%) Ansible
4 45 (36.89%) Windows
5 42 (34.43%) Microsoft
5 42 (34.43%) VMware
6 41 (33.61%) Security Cleared
7 40 (32.79%) CentOS
7 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (32.79%) Java
7 40 (32.79%) Oracle
8 39 (31.97%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (31.15%) AWS
10 37 (30.33%) Azure
11 36 (29.51%) Social Skills
12 35 (28.69%) Bash Shell
13 31 (25.41%) Docker
14 30 (24.59%) Terraform
14 30 (24.59%) Finance
15 27 (22.13%) Windows Server
16 26 (21.31%) Configuration Management
16 26 (21.31%) Ubuntu
17 24 (19.67%) Cloud Computing
17 24 (19.67%) C++
17 24 (19.67%) Data Centre
18 22 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
18 22 (18.03%) Web Services
18 22 (18.03%) SC Cleared

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 8 (6.56%) Apache
2 6 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.92%) IIS
2 6 (4.92%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.92%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.10%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.46%) JBoss
5 2 (1.64%) nginx
6 1 (0.82%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.82%) Confluence
6 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 38 (31.15%) AWS
2 37 (30.33%) Azure
3 24 (19.67%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (13.11%) IaaS
4 16 (13.11%) PaaS
5 13 (10.66%) SaaS
6 7 (5.74%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (5.74%) Microsoft 365
7 6 (4.92%) GitHub
8 5 (4.10%) OpenShift
9 3 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.46%) OneDrive
10 2 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.64%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (1.64%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.64%) GCP
10 2 (1.64%) Slack
10 2 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.82%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.39%) Firewall
2 19 (15.57%) DNS
3 18 (14.75%) Internet
4 17 (13.93%) IPsec
4 17 (13.93%) SSH
5 14 (11.48%) BGP
6 12 (9.84%) Network Security
7 11 (9.02%) VPN
8 10 (8.20%) SAN
9 8 (6.56%) HTTP
10 7 (5.74%) FTP
11 6 (4.92%) DHCP
12 5 (4.10%) NAS
12 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
13 3 (2.46%) LAN
13 3 (2.46%) WAN
13 3 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (1.64%) SCCP
14 2 (1.64%) TCAP
14 2 (1.64%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.48%) Big Data
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle Database
3 12 (9.84%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.38%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.64%) MySQL
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.82%) GIS
8 1 (0.82%) ObjectStore
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (4.10%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (3.28%) GitLab
4 3 (2.46%) JIRA
4 3 (2.46%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.64%) GoCD
General
1 36 (29.51%) Social Skills
2 30 (24.59%) Finance
3 15 (12.30%) Law
4 12 (9.84%) Telecoms
5 11 (9.02%) Public Sector
6 5 (4.10%) Electronics
6 5 (4.10%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.10%) Marketing
7 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.64%) Local Government
9 1 (0.82%) Banking
9 1 (0.82%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (22.13%) Architect
2 21 (17.21%) Developer
2 21 (17.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (13.93%) Data Architect
4 11 (9.02%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.20%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Administrator
7 7 (5.74%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (4.92%) Support Specialist
8 6 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.10%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Data Centre Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Platform Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.03%) Web Services
2 7 (5.74%) Java EE
2 7 (5.74%) REST
3 6 (4.92%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (4.92%) Middleware
3 6 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (4.10%) Ajax
4 5 (4.10%) HTML
4 5 (4.10%) jQuery
4 5 (4.10%) XML
5 3 (2.46%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.64%) COM
6 2 (1.64%) LAMP
6 2 (1.64%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.82%) LDAP
7 1 (0.82%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.20%) Public Cloud
3 9 (7.38%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (5.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.10%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.46%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.64%) CMDB
7 2 (1.64%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.82%) Clustering
8 1 (0.82%) Derivative
8 1 (0.82%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.82%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.82%) EPoS
8 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.82%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 122 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (36.89%) Windows
3 40 (32.79%) CentOS
4 27 (22.13%) Windows Server
5 26 (21.31%) Ubuntu
6 19 (15.57%) Debian
7 18 (14.75%) Unix
7 18 (14.75%) Windows Server 2016
8 14 (11.48%) Fedora
9 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (7.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (6.56%) Oracle Linux
11 8 (6.56%) Windows 10
12 7 (5.74%) Solaris
13 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2019
14 3 (2.46%) VMS
15 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.31%) Configuration Management
3 22 (18.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 20 (16.39%) DevOps
4 20 (16.39%) Migration
4 20 (16.39%) Open Source
4 20 (16.39%) Software Engineering
5 18 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (14.75%) Load Balancing
5 18 (14.75%) Prototyping
5 18 (14.75%) Scrum
6 17 (13.93%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (13.93%) Coaching
6 17 (13.93%) Integration Testing
6 17 (13.93%) Rapid Prototyping
6 17 (13.93%) Software Architecture
7 16 (13.11%) Technical Architecture
8 14 (11.48%) Change Management
8 14 (11.48%) Computer Science
8 14 (11.48%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 54 (44.26%) Python
2 40 (32.79%) Java
3 35 (28.69%) Bash Shell
4 24 (19.67%) C++
5 22 (18.03%) JavaScript
6 19 (15.57%) Perl
7 18 (14.75%) SQL
8 11 (9.02%) Ruby
8 11 (9.02%) Shell Script
9 7 (5.74%) PHP
9 7 (5.74%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.74%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.10%) Go
11 1 (0.82%) C#
11 1 (0.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (33.61%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.03%) SC Cleared
3 17 (13.93%) Degree
4 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.46%) AWS Certification
5 3 (2.46%) RHCE
5 3 (2.46%) RHCSA
6 2 (1.64%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.64%) OCP
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.82%) CCNA
7 1 (0.82%) CCNP
7 1 (0.82%) HNC
7 1 (0.82%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.82%) MCSA
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.82%) SANS
7 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.64%) GDPR
3 2 (1.64%) SLA
4 1 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.82%) PMBOK
System Software
1 39 (31.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (25.41%) Docker
3 18 (14.75%) Active Directory
4 11 (9.02%) vSphere
5 9 (7.38%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.28%) KVM
6 4 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.64%) iptables
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.64%) Postfix
7 2 (1.64%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.82%) XenApp
8 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 54 (44.26%) Ansible
2 30 (24.59%) Terraform
3 20 (16.39%) Kubernetes
4 11 (9.02%) Puppet
5 9 (7.38%) Packer
6 8 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (5.74%) vCenter Server
7 7 (5.74%) vRealize
8 6 (4.92%) Grafana
8 6 (4.92%) Prometheus
9 5 (4.10%) Consul
9 5 (4.10%) Graphite
10 3 (2.46%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.64%) Data Guard
11 2 (1.64%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (1.64%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.64%) Opsview
11 2 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 58 (47.54%) Red Hat
2 42 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 42 (34.43%) VMware
3 40 (32.79%) Oracle
4 14 (11.48%) Cisco
5 13 (10.66%) IBM
6 10 (8.20%) F5
7 9 (7.38%) EMC
8 8 (6.56%) SAP
9 6 (4.92%) HP
10 3 (2.46%) Juniper
10 3 (2.46%) NetApp
10 3 (2.46%) Veeam
11 2 (1.64%) Citrix
11 2 (1.64%) Dell
11 2 (1.64%) NEC
11 2 (1.64%) Northgate
11 2 (1.64%) Splunk
11 2 (1.64%) Sybase
11 2 (1.64%) Veritas