Period
to 17 October 2021

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 178 100 230
Rank change year-on-year -78 +130 -6
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 102 98 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 1.37% 3.00% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.43% 11.07% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 64 93
10th Percentile " £32,875 £37,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £39,349 £39,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,375 £62,500
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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,587 885 2,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.36% 27.05% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 969 755 2,150
10th Percentile £23,250 £26,750 £24,475
25th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £30,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,300 £65,000 £62,500
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 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 17 October 2021.

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 17 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
Gloucestershire +11 81 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Wiltshire -54 7 £52,500 +1.76% 5
Devon -3 5 £45,000 +20.00%
Bristol -99 4 £60,000 +118.18% 1
Dorset - 2 £70,000 - 3
Somerset -14 1 £37,500 -16.67%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 88 (86.27%) Ansible
3 72 (70.59%) Python
4 70 (68.63%) Java
5 64 (62.75%) Red Hat
6 60 (58.82%) AWS
7 57 (55.88%) CentOS
8 55 (53.92%) OpenShift
9 54 (52.94%) DevOps
10 52 (50.98%) Security Cleared
11 51 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (49.02%) Azure
13 48 (47.06%) Jenkins
14 47 (46.08%) Software Engineering
15 45 (44.12%) Docker
16 44 (43.14%) Kafka
16 44 (43.14%) Cyberattack
16 44 (43.14%) Apache NiFi
17 40 (39.22%) Mentoring
18 39 (38.24%) Elastic Stack
19 32 (31.37%) DV Cleared
20 30 (29.41%) Bash Shell
20 30 (29.41%) VMware
21 29 (28.43%) Puppet
21 29 (28.43%) SC Cleared
22 27 (26.47%) React
22 27 (26.47%) Atlassian
22 27 (26.47%) JavaScript
23 25 (24.51%) MySQL
23 25 (24.51%) Oracle

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 20 (19.61%) Confluence
2 5 (4.90%) Apache
3 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 60 (58.82%) AWS
2 55 (53.92%) OpenShift
3 50 (49.02%) Azure
4 2 (1.96%) IaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.98%) GCP
5 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) LAN
1 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.96%) WAN
2 1 (0.98%) Network Security
2 1 (0.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.51%) MySQL
2 24 (23.53%) Hadoop
2 24 (23.53%) MongoDB
3 22 (21.57%) Big Data
4 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.96%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 48 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 24 (23.53%) Cucumber
2 24 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 24 (23.53%) JMeter
2 24 (23.53%) Robot Framework
2 24 (23.53%) Selenium
3 20 (19.61%) JIRA
4 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.98%) GitLab
4 1 (0.98%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (22.55%) Finance
2 20 (19.61%) Legal
3 6 (5.88%) Public Sector
4 5 (4.90%) Social Skills
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.98%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (26.47%) Linux Engineer
3 24 (23.53%) Developer
3 24 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 23 (22.55%) Software Engineer
5 22 (21.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 22 (21.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 20 (19.61%) Senior Software Engineer
7 14 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (1.96%) Administrator
9 2 (1.96%) Big Data Engineer
9 2 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
9 2 (1.96%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (1.96%) Senior DevOps
9 2 (1.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 1 (0.98%) AWS DevOps
10 1 (0.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 1 (0.98%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 1 (0.98%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (43.14%) Apache NiFi
1 44 (43.14%) Kafka
2 39 (38.24%) Elastic Stack
3 27 (26.47%) React
4 25 (24.51%) LAMP
5 24 (23.53%) ActiveMQ
5 24 (23.53%) CSS
5 24 (23.53%) CSS3
5 24 (23.53%) Gherkin
5 24 (23.53%) HTML
5 24 (23.53%) HTML5
5 24 (23.53%) Node.js
5 24 (23.53%) Spring Boot
5 24 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (0.98%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 44 (43.14%) Cyberattack
2 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.98%) Derivative
3 1 (0.98%) PKI
3 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (55.88%) CentOS
3 15 (14.71%) Unix
4 11 (10.78%) Windows
5 2 (1.96%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.98%) HPUX
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.94%) DevOps
2 51 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (46.08%) Software Engineering
4 40 (39.22%) Mentoring
5 25 (24.51%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (22.55%) Collaborative Working
6 23 (22.55%) Cybersecurity
6 23 (22.55%) Open Source
7 22 (21.57%) Artificial Intelligence
8 21 (20.59%) Scrum
8 21 (20.59%) Test Automation
9 20 (19.61%) Analytics
9 20 (19.61%) Cyber Intelligence
9 20 (19.61%) Data Science
9 20 (19.61%) Information Assurance
9 20 (19.61%) Machine Learning
9 20 (19.61%) Microservices
9 20 (19.61%) OO
9 20 (19.61%) OOD
9 20 (19.61%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 72 (70.59%) Python
2 70 (68.63%) Java
3 30 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 27 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 24 (23.53%) Go
6 20 (19.61%) C
6 20 (19.61%) C++
7 10 (9.80%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.88%) Perl
9 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.94%) SQL
10 2 (1.96%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 52 (50.98%) Security Cleared
2 32 (31.37%) DV Cleared
3 29 (28.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) RHCE
4 2 (1.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) GDPR
1 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (44.12%) Docker
2 21 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.86%) vSphere
4 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.98%) vCloud
5 1 (0.98%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 88 (86.27%) Ansible
2 29 (28.43%) Puppet
3 23 (22.55%) Kubernetes
4 8 (7.84%) Terraform
5 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.96%) Packer
7 1 (0.98%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 64 (62.75%) Red Hat
2 30 (29.41%) VMware
3 27 (26.47%) Atlassian
4 25 (24.51%) Oracle
5 2 (1.96%) Cisco