Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South West
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 187 241 230
Rank change year-on-year +54 -11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 61 80 119
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.06% 0.82% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.20% 3.10% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 85 103
Median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% +2.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £29,875 £37,500 £31,625
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,450 £58,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,750
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.27% -4.09%

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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,453 2,578 2,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.20% 26.29% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,192 2,037 2,339
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £23,776
90th Percentile £62,375 £60,500 £60,000
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 West

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South West.

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South West over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South West

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 28 May 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
Wiltshire +54 24 £60,000 +31.15% 4
Gloucestershire +13 20 £55,000 +18.92% 4
Dorset - 5 £65,000 -
Somerset +20 4 £46,250 -11.06%
Bristol +32 2 £27,000 -41.30% 1
Devon +12 2 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (72.13%) Red Hat
3 35 (57.38%) CentOS
3 35 (57.38%) Ansible
4 30 (49.18%) Docker
5 29 (47.54%) Security Cleared
5 29 (47.54%) VMware
6 25 (40.98%) Windows
7 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (34.43%) Mentoring
9 20 (32.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 20 (32.79%) Puppet
9 20 (32.79%) DevOps
9 20 (32.79%) Python
10 17 (27.87%) Configuration Management
10 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (26.23%) AWS
11 16 (26.23%) Technical Leadership
11 16 (26.23%) OpenShift
11 16 (26.23%) DV Cleared
12 14 (22.95%) Windows Server
12 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
13 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
13 13 (21.31%) Shell Script
13 13 (21.31%) ITIL
14 12 (19.67%) C
14 12 (19.67%) Project Management
14 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
15 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
15 11 (18.03%) Red Hat Satellite

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (14.75%) Confluence
1 9 (14.75%) JBoss
2 5 (8.20%) Apache
2 5 (8.20%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.23%) AWS
1 16 (26.23%) OpenShift
2 9 (14.75%) Azure
3 7 (11.48%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (11.48%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (11.48%) Amazon S3
3 7 (11.48%) Route 53
4 4 (6.56%) Apigee
4 4 (6.56%) GCP
5 2 (3.28%) Office 365
5 2 (3.28%) Serverless
6 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) LAN
1 5 (8.20%) SAN
1 5 (8.20%) Skype
1 5 (8.20%) WAN
2 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (6.56%) WLAN
3 2 (3.28%) HTTP
4 1 (1.64%) 3G
4 1 (1.64%) 4G
4 1 (1.64%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.64%) LTE
4 1 (1.64%) MPLS
4 1 (1.64%) Network Security
4 1 (1.64%) SSH
4 1 (1.64%) VPN
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) Big Data
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.64%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.39%) JIRA
3 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.92%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
1 8 (13.11%) Retail
2 4 (6.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Administrator
4 11 (18.03%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Software Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (9.84%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
9 4 (6.56%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (6.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) IT Support
9 4 (6.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (6.56%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Support Technician
10 3 (4.92%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) Middleware
2 8 (13.11%) Apache NiFi
2 8 (13.11%) Kafka
3 3 (4.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.64%) Java EE
4 1 (1.64%) JSON
4 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Blog
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Cloud Native
3 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (6.56%) PKI
4 2 (3.28%) Clustering
4 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
5 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (57.38%) CentOS
3 25 (40.98%) Windows
4 14 (22.95%) Windows Server
5 9 (14.75%) Unix
6 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (11.48%) AIX
7 7 (11.48%) Solaris
8 4 (6.56%) Fedora
8 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.92%) VMS
10 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.64%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Mentoring
3 20 (32.79%) DevOps
3 20 (32.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (27.87%) Configuration Management
5 16 (26.23%) Technical Leadership
6 13 (21.31%) ITIL
6 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
7 12 (19.67%) Project Management
8 11 (18.03%) Agile Project Management
9 10 (16.39%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
10 9 (14.75%) Business Development
10 9 (14.75%) Service Delivery
11 8 (13.11%) Coaching
11 8 (13.11%) Open Source
11 8 (13.11%) Scrum
12 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (11.48%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.79%) Python
2 13 (21.31%) Shell Script
3 12 (19.67%) C
4 10 (16.39%) Bash Shell
4 10 (16.39%) Java
5 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.84%) C++
6 6 (9.84%) SQL
7 3 (4.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.64%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.23%) DV Cleared
3 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) AWS Certification
5 4 (6.56%) CCNA
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.56%) CISSP
5 4 (6.56%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (6.56%) GIAC
5 4 (6.56%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (6.56%) MCSE
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.56%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (6.56%) SANS
5 4 (6.56%) SSCP
6 3 (4.92%) RHCE
6 3 (4.92%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) GDPR
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (49.18%) Docker
2 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
4 9 (14.75%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (13.11%) VirtualBox
6 4 (6.56%) NFS
6 4 (6.56%) Samba
6 4 (6.56%) Xen
7 3 (4.92%) vSphere
8 2 (3.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 35 (57.38%) Ansible
2 20 (32.79%) Puppet
3 11 (18.03%) Red Hat Satellite
4 9 (14.75%) Kubernetes
5 8 (13.11%) Terraform
5 8 (13.11%) vCenter Server
6 5 (8.20%) SCCM
7 4 (6.56%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (6.56%) Nagios
7 4 (6.56%) OpenNMS
7 4 (6.56%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (6.56%) ZABBIX
8 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (1.64%) Salt
9 1 (1.64%) vRealize
Vendors
1 44 (72.13%) Red Hat
2 29 (47.54%) VMware
3 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.48%) Oracle
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 4 (6.56%) Cloudera
5 4 (6.56%) Dell
5 4 (6.56%) EMC
5 4 (6.56%) Google
5 4 (6.56%) Hortonworks
5 4 (6.56%) NetApp
5 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.64%) Apple
6 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
6 1 (1.64%) Sybase