Period
to 31 October 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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South West
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 231 212
Rank change year-on-year +128 -19 +49
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 96 99 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.80% 1.02% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.19% 3.84% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 103 90
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.91% +28.75%
10th Percentile £33,900 £37,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £73,000 £63,500 £83,750
England median annual salary £55,500 £52,713 £57,080
% change year-on-year +5.29% -7.65% +7.70%

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 942 2,579 2,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.46% 26.55% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 811 2,141 2,114
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,500 £60,525
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,100 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.86% -5.05% +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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +108 67 £51,046 +13.44% 2
Gloucestershire +32 20 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Bristol +66 2 £27,500 -54.17% 1
Devon +20 2 £37,500 -35.34%
Somerset +11 2 £45,000 -9.55%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 96 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (61.46%) Ansible
2 59 (61.46%) DevOps
3 57 (59.38%) Red Hat
4 55 (57.29%) Python
5 48 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (48.96%) CentOS
6 47 (48.96%) Docker
7 44 (45.83%) Security Cleared
8 38 (39.58%) Terraform
9 34 (35.42%) AWS
10 33 (34.38%) Bash Shell
10 33 (34.38%) Java
11 32 (33.33%) Puppet
12 29 (30.21%) OpenShift
13 26 (27.08%) Oracle
14 24 (25.00%) Open Source
14 24 (25.00%) Confluence
14 24 (25.00%) JIRA
15 23 (23.96%) VMware
15 23 (23.96%) Jenkins
16 21 (21.88%) Mentoring
16 21 (21.88%) Scrum
16 21 (21.88%) SC Cleared
17 20 (20.83%) Shell Script
18 19 (19.79%) DV Cleared
18 19 (19.79%) Amazon EC2
18 19 (19.79%) Amazon S3
18 19 (19.79%) Amazon RDS
18 19 (19.79%) Route 53

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 24 (25.00%) Confluence
2 8 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (35.42%) AWS
2 29 (30.21%) OpenShift
3 19 (19.79%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (19.79%) Amazon S3
3 19 (19.79%) Route 53
4 14 (14.58%) IaaS
5 10 (10.42%) Amazon ELB
6 9 (9.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 9 (9.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 9 (9.38%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (9.38%) Serverless
6 9 (9.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (8.33%) AWS Fargate
8 5 (5.21%) Apigee
9 2 (2.08%) Azure
10 1 (1.04%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (1.04%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) VPN
2 10 (10.42%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.17%) HTTP
4 3 (3.13%) DNS
4 3 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (3.13%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (3.13%) SMTP
4 3 (3.13%) SNMP
4 3 (3.13%) VLAN
5 2 (2.08%) 3G
5 2 (2.08%) 4G
5 2 (2.08%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.08%) LTE
5 2 (2.08%) MPLS
5 2 (2.08%) Wireless
6 1 (1.04%) Network Security
6 1 (1.04%) SAN
6 1 (1.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) Amazon RDS
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.33%) MySQL
3 8 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.13%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (3.13%) Big Data
7 2 (2.08%) DataStax
7 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) JIRA
2 23 (23.96%) Jenkins
3 13 (13.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (11.46%) Bitbucket Server
5 8 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.33%) GitLab
5 8 (8.33%) Vagrant
6 7 (7.29%) Maven
7 6 (6.25%) Artifactory
7 6 (6.25%) Bitbucket
7 6 (6.25%) SonarQube
8 5 (5.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (3.13%) EasyMock
9 3 (3.13%) JUnit
9 3 (3.13%) Mockito
General
1 18 (18.75%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Retail
3 5 (5.21%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.13%) Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (43.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (23.96%) Administrator
3 21 (21.88%) Linux Administrator
4 17 (17.71%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Lead Software Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 3 (3.13%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Java Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Python Software Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.67%) Apache NiFi
2 13 (13.54%) Kafka
3 3 (3.13%) EJB
3 3 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (3.13%) Java EE
3 3 (3.13%) JSF
3 3 (3.13%) Spring
4 2 (2.08%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.13%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.13%) Wiki
3 2 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.08%) PKI
4 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Linux
2 47 (48.96%) CentOS
3 15 (15.63%) AIX
3 15 (15.63%) Solaris
3 15 (15.63%) Unix
3 15 (15.63%) Windows
4 13 (13.54%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.25%) CoreOS
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (3.13%) VMS
8 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (61.46%) DevOps
2 48 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.00%) Open Source
4 21 (21.88%) Mentoring
4 21 (21.88%) Scrum
5 17 (17.71%) Configuration Management
6 16 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
7 15 (15.63%) Collaborative Working
7 15 (15.63%) Migration
8 13 (13.54%) OO
8 13 (13.54%) OOD
8 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
9 12 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (11.46%) Infrastructure as Code
10 11 (11.46%) Security Hardening
11 10 (10.42%) Business Development
11 10 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.42%) Line Management
11 10 (10.42%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 55 (57.29%) Python
2 33 (34.38%) Bash Shell
2 33 (34.38%) Java
3 20 (20.83%) Shell Script
4 17 (17.71%) Ruby
5 14 (14.58%) C
6 13 (13.54%) C++
7 10 (10.42%) PL/SQL
7 10 (10.42%) SQL
8 5 (5.21%) Perl
9 1 (1.04%) Go
9 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 21 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 19 (19.79%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.25%) RHCE
4 6 (6.25%) RHCSA
5 5 (5.21%) AWS Certification
6 3 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) SLA
2 9 (9.38%) GDPR
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 47 (48.96%) Docker
2 9 (9.38%) VirtualBox
3 7 (7.29%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.25%) GlusterFS
5 4 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (3.13%) NFS
6 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (2.08%) vSphere
8 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 59 (61.46%) Ansible
2 38 (39.58%) Terraform
3 32 (33.33%) Puppet
4 14 (14.58%) Kubernetes
5 13 (13.54%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (6.25%) Nagios
7 5 (5.21%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (3.13%) systemd
9 2 (2.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 57 (59.38%) Red Hat
2 26 (27.08%) Oracle
3 23 (23.96%) VMware
4 12 (12.50%) Cisco
5 8 (8.33%) Splunk
6 7 (7.29%) TOWER Software
7 6 (6.25%) AppDynamics
7 6 (6.25%) IBM
7 6 (6.25%) New Relic
8 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
9 3 (3.13%) Dell
10 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.04%) SAP