Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 257 253
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 -24
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 71 90 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.69% 0.82% 0.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.66% 3.15% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 72 84
South West median annual salary £42,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +10.53% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £22,700 £26,625
90th Percentile £58,125 £72,375 £60,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2672 2859 3493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.01% 26.21% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 2477 3072
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,975
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +22 20 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Bristol -32 16 £42,500 -37.04% 4
Gloucestershire +29 15 £42,500 - 1
Somerset -12 12 £45,000 +28.57%
Devon +15 5 £43,827 +106.11% 1
Dorset -8 3 £40,000 -30.43%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 54 (76.06%) Red Hat
3 44 (61.97%) CentOS
4 40 (56.34%) VMware
5 32 (45.07%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (42.25%) ITIL
6 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
7 29 (40.85%) Windows
8 27 (38.03%) Oracle
8 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
9 26 (36.62%) Security Cleared
10 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (32.39%) Apache
12 22 (30.99%) DV Cleared
12 22 (30.99%) Puppet
13 19 (26.76%) Unix
13 19 (26.76%) DevOps
13 19 (26.76%) Windows Server
14 17 (23.94%) Java
14 17 (23.94%) DHCP
15 16 (22.54%) Python
15 16 (22.54%) HP
15 16 (22.54%) DNS
15 16 (22.54%) JIRA
15 16 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
16 15 (21.13%) Confluence
16 15 (21.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 14 (19.72%) VMware ESXi

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 23 (32.39%) Apache
2 15 (21.13%) Confluence
3 8 (11.27%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.04%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.63%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.23%) IIS
6 3 (4.23%) JBoss
6 3 (4.23%) MS Exchange
6 3 (4.23%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.82%) CloudStack
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.41%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) HipChat
2 1 (1.41%) Houdini
2 1 (1.41%) Maya
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.41%) NUKE
2 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.54%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (19.72%) Amazon S3
3 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.04%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (7.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 5 (7.04%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (7.04%) Route 53
4 5 (7.04%) Serverless
5 4 (5.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (5.63%) SaaS
6 3 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.23%) G Suite
6 3 (4.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.82%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (2.82%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (2.82%) IaaS
7 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.41%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) DHCP
2 16 (22.54%) DNS
3 13 (18.31%) Firewall
4 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
5 9 (12.68%) VPN
6 8 (11.27%) SAN
7 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.63%) iSCSI
7 4 (5.63%) NAS
8 3 (4.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (4.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (4.23%) HTTP
8 3 (4.23%) SSL
8 3 (4.23%) VLAN
9 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.82%) Internet
9 2 (2.82%) LAN
9 2 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.82%) SMS
9 2 (2.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) MySQL
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.45%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Hazelcast
6 2 (2.82%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.82%) Redis
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.41%) Flink
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Jenkins
1 16 (22.54%) JIRA
2 15 (21.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (9.86%) Bitbucket
3 7 (9.86%) EasyMock
3 7 (9.86%) JUnit
4 3 (4.23%) Ant
4 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.23%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.82%) Maven
5 2 (2.82%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.41%) Selenium
6 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.41%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.41%) Local Government
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (12.68%) Administrator
2 9 (12.68%) Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Storage Engineer
2 9 (12.68%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (11.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Architect
5 6 (8.45%) Java Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior PHP Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Server Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) LAMP
2 9 (12.68%) Java EE
2 9 (12.68%) Spring
2 9 (12.68%) Web Services
3 7 (9.86%) EJB
3 7 (9.86%) JSF
4 5 (7.04%) CSS
4 5 (7.04%) HTML
5 3 (4.23%) .NET
6 2 (2.82%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.82%) JSON
6 2 (2.82%) Memcached
6 2 (2.82%) Middleware
6 2 (2.82%) REST
6 2 (2.82%) RESTful
6 2 (2.82%) SOAP
6 2 (2.82%) WSDL
6 2 (2.82%) XSD
7 1 (1.41%) Kafka
7 1 (1.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Derivative
2 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.86%) Wiki
3 5 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.63%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.23%) Clustering
5 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.23%) NHS
5 3 (4.23%) Replication
5 3 (4.23%) User Experience
6 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.82%) CESG
7 1 (1.41%) Animation
7 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Linux
2 44 (61.97%) CentOS
3 29 (40.85%) Windows
4 19 (26.76%) Unix
4 19 (26.76%) Windows Server
5 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (16.90%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (8.45%) Windows 10
9 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
10 4 (5.63%) AIX
11 3 (4.23%) CoreOS
11 3 (4.23%) HPUX
12 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.41%) Debian
13 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) ITIL
2 25 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) DevOps
4 13 (18.31%) Scrum
5 11 (15.49%) Service Delivery
6 9 (12.68%) Open Source
6 9 (12.68%) Security Management
7 8 (11.27%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.86%) Migration
8 7 (9.86%) OO
8 7 (9.86%) OOD
9 6 (8.45%) Auto-Scaling
9 6 (8.45%) Load Balancing
9 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.04%) API Development
10 5 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.63%) DSDM
11 4 (5.63%) SDLC
11 4 (5.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.94%) Java
2 16 (22.54%) Python
3 13 (18.31%) Shell Script
4 11 (15.49%) Bash Shell
5 10 (14.08%) C
6 9 (12.68%) SQL
7 7 (9.86%) C++
7 7 (9.86%) PHP
8 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.45%) Ruby
9 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.23%) AWK
10 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.23%) sed
11 2 (2.82%) Perl
12 1 (1.41%) F#
12 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) Security Cleared
2 22 (30.99%) DV Cleared
3 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
4 11 (15.49%) RHCE
4 11 (15.49%) RHCSA
5 5 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.63%) CCNA
6 4 (5.63%) Degree
7 2 (2.82%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.82%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.41%) CCSP
8 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.41%) MCITP
8 1 (1.41%) MCTS
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (45.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
3 14 (19.72%) NFS
3 14 (19.72%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (16.90%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (15.49%) Samba
6 8 (11.27%) vSphere
7 7 (9.86%) Docker
8 4 (5.63%) VirtualBox
8 4 (5.63%) XenApp
9 3 (4.23%) Shibboleth
9 3 (4.23%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (2.82%) GlusterFS
10 2 (2.82%) KVM
10 2 (2.82%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (2.82%) Xen
10 2 (2.82%) XenServer
11 1 (1.41%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.41%) Gluster
11 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (30.99%) Puppet
2 6 (8.45%) WSUS
3 5 (7.04%) Ansible
3 5 (7.04%) Nagios
3 5 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.04%) Terraform
4 3 (4.23%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (4.23%) SCCM
4 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (4.23%) vMotion
5 2 (2.82%) Cobbler
5 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.82%) OSSEC
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.82%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.82%) SCOM
5 2 (2.82%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (76.06%) Red Hat
2 40 (56.34%) VMware
3 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
3 27 (38.03%) Oracle
4 16 (22.54%) HP
5 9 (12.68%) Cisco
5 9 (12.68%) Scality
6 6 (8.45%) Atlassian
7 5 (7.04%) IBM
8 4 (5.63%) Citrix
8 4 (5.63%) F5
8 4 (5.63%) Sophos
9 3 (4.23%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.23%) Google
9 3 (4.23%) NetApp
9 3 (4.23%) New Relic
9 3 (4.23%) Snow
9 3 (4.23%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.23%) Symantec