Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 334 269 368
Rank change year-on-year -65 +99 -100
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 124 32 135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.39% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.27% 1.62% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73 19 100
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,250 £31,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,125 £44,688
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.45% +5.77% -5.45%
75th Percentile £76,250 £66,250 £63,750
90th Percentile £109,000 £72,500 £90,000
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 3,797 1,971 6,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.96% 24.25% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,598 1,628 5,451
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,250
25th Percentile £32,625 £33,938 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.09% +8.24% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 27 October 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 27 October 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 -45 56 £70,000 +21.74% 9
Berkshire -38 47 £72,500 +31.82% 7
Surrey -37 35 £42,500 - 5
Hampshire -115 13 £70,000 +28.44% 11
Buckinghamshire -48 5 £70,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Kent -39 3 £57,500 +98.28%
Home Counties - 1 £67,500 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Linux
2 67 (54.03%) Python
3 53 (42.74%) Ansible
4 50 (40.32%) Red Hat
4 50 (40.32%) CentOS
5 43 (34.68%) AWS
6 40 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (30.65%) Azure
7 38 (30.65%) Security Cleared
7 38 (30.65%) Docker
8 36 (29.03%) Windows
9 35 (28.23%) VMware
10 34 (27.42%) Social Skills
11 33 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (25.81%) Bash Shell
12 32 (25.81%) Oracle
12 32 (25.81%) Java
13 28 (22.58%) Migration
13 28 (22.58%) Finance
14 27 (21.77%) DNS
14 27 (21.77%) Ubuntu
14 27 (21.77%) DevOps
15 26 (20.97%) Terraform
15 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
15 26 (20.97%) Perl
15 26 (20.97%) C++
16 25 (20.16%) Kubernetes
17 23 (18.55%) SC Cleared
18 22 (17.74%) Configuration Management
19 21 (16.94%) Scrum

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 6 (4.84%) Apache
2 4 (3.23%) IIS
2 4 (3.23%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.42%) Confluence
3 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.61%) nginx
4 2 (1.61%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.81%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 43 (34.68%) AWS
2 38 (30.65%) Azure
3 20 (16.13%) SaaS
4 17 (13.71%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (12.10%) IaaS
6 14 (11.29%) PaaS
7 10 (8.06%) GitHub
8 9 (7.26%) OpenShift
9 6 (4.84%) GCP
10 5 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (3.23%) Microsoft 365
12 2 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.61%) Amazon EKS
12 2 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (1.61%) CloudFront
12 2 (1.61%) NuGet
12 2 (1.61%) OneDrive
12 2 (1.61%) Pulumi
12 2 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.77%) DNS
2 19 (15.32%) HTTP
3 18 (14.52%) SSH
4 16 (12.90%) IPsec
5 15 (12.10%) Internet
6 13 (10.48%) BGP
7 12 (9.68%) Firewall
8 8 (6.45%) DHCP
9 7 (5.65%) VPN
10 5 (4.03%) Network Security
10 5 (4.03%) SAN
10 5 (4.03%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (3.23%) FTP
11 4 (3.23%) LAN
11 4 (3.23%) WAN
12 3 (2.42%) Skype
12 3 (2.42%) VLAN
13 2 (1.61%) 5G
13 2 (1.61%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.61%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.48%) Big Data
2 11 (8.87%) MongoDB
3 8 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.03%) MySQL
6 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 18 (14.52%) Jenkins
2 12 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.03%) ProC
4 4 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.23%) Subversion
5 3 (2.42%) GitLab
5 3 (2.42%) JIRA
6 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.61%) GoCD
6 2 (1.61%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.61%) MSTest
6 2 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (27.42%) Social Skills
2 28 (22.58%) Finance
3 18 (14.52%) Law
4 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.23%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (3.23%) Retail
6 3 (2.42%) Electronics
6 3 (2.42%) Marketing
6 3 (2.42%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.61%) Banking
7 2 (1.61%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 33 (26.61%) Architect
2 21 (16.94%) Developer
3 18 (14.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (13.71%) Data Architect
5 14 (11.29%) Administrator
6 13 (10.48%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (9.68%) Support Engineer
8 11 (8.87%) Cloud Architect
8 11 (8.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (7.26%) Azure Architect
10 7 (5.65%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Senior DevOps
10 7 (5.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.84%) Cloud Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) AWS Engineer
12 5 (4.03%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.03%) Junior Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.03%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) Web Services
2 5 (4.03%) MFC
3 4 (3.23%) LAMP
3 4 (3.23%) Node.js
3 4 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (2.42%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (2.42%) REST
5 2 (1.61%) .NET
5 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.61%) Ajax
5 2 (1.61%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.61%) HTML
5 2 (1.61%) Java EE
5 2 (1.61%) jQuery
5 2 (1.61%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (1.61%) React
5 2 (1.61%) SAML
5 2 (1.61%) XML
6 1 (0.81%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.10%) Public Cloud
3 13 (10.48%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.23%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.42%) Clustering
6 3 (2.42%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (2.42%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.61%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.61%) EPoS
7 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.81%) CMDB
8 1 (0.81%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 124 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (40.32%) CentOS
3 36 (29.03%) Windows
4 27 (21.77%) Ubuntu
5 17 (13.71%) Debian
6 13 (10.48%) Fedora
6 13 (10.48%) Windows Server
7 8 (6.45%) Unix
7 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (4.84%) Solaris
10 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.61%) AIX
13 2 (1.61%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.81%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.58%) Migration
3 27 (21.77%) DevOps
4 22 (17.74%) Configuration Management
5 21 (16.94%) Scrum
6 20 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (15.32%) Open Source
8 17 (13.71%) Coaching
8 17 (13.71%) Integration Testing
8 17 (13.71%) Prototyping
8 17 (13.71%) Rapid Prototyping
8 17 (13.71%) Software Architecture
8 17 (13.71%) Software Engineering
9 16 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (12.10%) Change Management
10 15 (12.10%) Computer Science
10 15 (12.10%) Load Balancing
10 15 (12.10%) Presales
11 14 (11.29%) Build Automation
12 13 (10.48%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 67 (54.03%) Python
2 32 (25.81%) Bash Shell
2 32 (25.81%) Java
3 26 (20.97%) C++
3 26 (20.97%) Perl
4 21 (16.94%) JavaScript
5 18 (14.52%) PHP
6 14 (11.29%) Shell Script
7 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
8 9 (7.26%) C
9 8 (6.45%) SQL
10 4 (3.23%) C#
10 4 (3.23%) Go
10 4 (3.23%) Ruby
11 2 (1.61%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.81%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 38 (30.65%) Security Cleared
2 23 (18.55%) SC Cleared
3 17 (13.71%) Degree
4 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.61%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.61%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.61%) CCNA
5 2 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.61%) JNCIA
5 2 (1.61%) MCSA
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (30.65%) Docker
2 33 (26.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.84%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.23%) vSphere
6 3 (2.42%) KVM
7 2 (1.61%) LXC
7 2 (1.61%) NFS
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.81%) Firmware
8 1 (0.81%) Samba
8 1 (0.81%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.81%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 53 (42.74%) Ansible
2 26 (20.97%) Terraform
3 25 (20.16%) Kubernetes
4 10 (8.06%) Puppet
5 9 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (4.03%) Packer
7 3 (2.42%) Grafana
7 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (2.42%) Prometheus
7 3 (2.42%) vCenter Server
7 3 (2.42%) vRealize
8 2 (1.61%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 2 (1.61%) Consul
8 2 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.61%) Graphite
8 2 (1.61%) Nagios
8 2 (1.61%) SCCM
8 2 (1.61%) SCOM
8 2 (1.61%) WSUS
8 2 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (40.32%) Red Hat
2 35 (28.23%) VMware
3 32 (25.81%) Oracle
4 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
5 13 (10.48%) Cisco
6 6 (4.84%) EMC
7 5 (4.03%) F5
7 5 (4.03%) SaltStack
7 5 (4.03%) SAP
8 4 (3.23%) HP
9 3 (2.42%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.42%) Juniper
10 2 (1.61%) Aruba
10 2 (1.61%) Citrix
10 2 (1.61%) Dell
10 2 (1.61%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.61%) IBM
10 2 (1.61%) Mitel
10 2 (1.61%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.61%) Splunk