Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 222 226 259
Rank change year-on-year +4 +33 +11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 109 113 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.08% 1.09% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.20% 4.10% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 105 82 71
South West median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% +15.63% -23.81%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,288 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -

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 2,594 2,756 2,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.72% 26.58% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,112 2,178 2,258
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 +5 66 £46,250 +2.78% 4
Bristol +14 17 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Wiltshire -20 13 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Somerset -8 9 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Dorset -4 2 £75,000 +66.67%
Devon -12 2 £40,000 -20.79%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (65.14%) Red Hat
2 71 (65.14%) CentOS
3 58 (53.21%) Security Cleared
4 54 (49.54%) Python
5 40 (36.70%) Bash Shell
6 36 (33.03%) DV Cleared
7 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (31.19%) Java
9 33 (30.28%) Jenkins
10 32 (29.36%) DevOps
10 32 (29.36%) Apache
11 31 (28.44%) Windows
12 30 (27.52%) Service Delivery
12 30 (27.52%) Puppet
13 29 (26.61%) Big Data
13 29 (26.61%) ITIL
14 28 (25.69%) Ansible
15 27 (24.77%) C
15 27 (24.77%) Open Source
16 26 (23.85%) Ubuntu
17 25 (22.94%) SC Cleared
17 25 (22.94%) VMware
18 24 (22.02%) C++
18 24 (22.02%) JIRA
18 24 (22.02%) Docker
19 23 (21.10%) Unix
20 22 (20.18%) SQL
20 22 (20.18%) Spring
21 21 (19.27%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 32 (29.36%) Apache
2 20 (18.35%) Confluence
3 9 (8.26%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.67%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.67%) JBoss
4 4 (3.67%) nginx
4 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.75%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (2.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.83%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.43%) AWS
2 11 (10.09%) GCP
3 9 (8.26%) Azure
4 8 (7.34%) OpenShift
5 4 (3.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.67%) IaaS
6 2 (1.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.83%) Datadog
7 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.60%) SAN
1 17 (15.60%) SSH
2 16 (14.68%) Firewall
3 11 (10.09%) DNS
3 11 (10.09%) TCP/IP
3 11 (10.09%) VPN
4 10 (9.17%) HTTP
5 8 (7.34%) DHCP
6 5 (4.59%) iSCSI
6 5 (4.59%) NAS
7 4 (3.67%) Network Security
7 4 (3.67%) OpenVPN
7 4 (3.67%) VLAN
8 3 (2.75%) IPsec
9 2 (1.83%) H.323
9 2 (1.83%) MPLS
9 2 (1.83%) Skype
9 2 (1.83%) VoIP
9 2 (1.83%) Wireless
10 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) Big Data
2 18 (16.51%) MySQL
3 15 (13.76%) MongoDB
4 12 (11.01%) Oracle Database
4 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
5 11 (10.09%) Hadoop
6 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.50%) Apache Hive
8 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.67%) Apache Accumulo
9 4 (3.67%) Impala
9 4 (3.67%) MariaDB
10 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.83%) QlikView
11 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (30.28%) Jenkins
2 24 (22.02%) JIRA
3 21 (19.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 21 (19.27%) Git (software)
4 17 (15.60%) Bitbucket
4 17 (15.60%) Bitbucket Server
4 17 (15.60%) JUnit
5 15 (13.76%) EasyMock
6 4 (3.67%) Robot Framework
7 3 (2.75%) TestRail
8 2 (1.83%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.83%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.92%) Ant
9 1 (0.92%) Gradle
9 1 (0.92%) Maven
9 1 (0.92%) Selenium
9 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 8 (7.34%) Games
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 4 (3.67%) Electronics
3 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.67%) Marketing
3 4 (3.67%) Public Sector
3 4 (3.67%) Publishing
3 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (34.86%) Administrator
2 21 (19.27%) Linux Administrator
3 19 (17.43%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (16.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (15.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 15 (13.76%) Developer
7 14 (12.84%) DBA
7 14 (12.84%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (11.01%) Software Engineer
9 10 (9.17%) Java Engineer
10 9 (8.26%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (8.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 8 (7.34%) Java Developer
11 8 (7.34%) Java Software Developer
11 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
12 6 (5.50%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (5.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 6 (5.50%) Python Engineer
12 6 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (4.59%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.18%) Spring
2 20 (18.35%) Java EE
3 17 (15.60%) EJB
3 17 (15.60%) JSF
4 10 (9.17%) Apache NiFi
5 6 (5.50%) CSS
5 6 (5.50%) HTML
5 6 (5.50%) Kafka
5 6 (5.50%) LAMP
6 4 (3.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.67%) CSS3
6 4 (3.67%) Flask
6 4 (3.67%) HTML5
6 4 (3.67%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (3.67%) Node.js
6 4 (3.67%) React
6 4 (3.67%) Samza
7 3 (2.75%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (2.75%) JSON
7 3 (2.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) Wiki
2 13 (11.93%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (11.01%) Clustering
4 11 (10.09%) Replication
5 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.42%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
7 6 (5.50%) PKI
8 4 (3.67%) Blog
8 4 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.75%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 71 (65.14%) CentOS
3 31 (28.44%) Windows
4 26 (23.85%) Ubuntu
5 23 (21.10%) Unix
6 18 (16.51%) Debian
7 16 (14.68%) Windows Server
8 9 (8.26%) Solaris
9 8 (7.34%) Fedora
10 4 (3.67%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.75%) SUSE
12 2 (1.83%) DC/OS
12 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.36%) DevOps
3 30 (27.52%) Service Delivery
4 29 (26.61%) ITIL
5 27 (24.77%) Open Source
6 20 (18.35%) High Availability
7 19 (17.43%) Configuration Management
7 19 (17.43%) Scrum
7 19 (17.43%) Software Engineering
8 18 (16.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 18 (16.51%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (13.76%) OO
9 15 (13.76%) OOD
9 15 (13.76%) Task Automation
10 14 (12.84%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (11.93%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (11.93%) Test Automation
12 10 (9.17%) Data Security
13 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 54 (49.54%) Python
2 40 (36.70%) Bash Shell
3 34 (31.19%) Java
4 27 (24.77%) C
5 24 (22.02%) C++
6 22 (20.18%) SQL
7 21 (19.27%) PowerShell
8 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
9 14 (12.84%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.50%) PHP
11 5 (4.59%) Perl
12 2 (1.83%) Clojure
12 2 (1.83%) Ruby
13 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (53.21%) Security Cleared
2 36 (33.03%) DV Cleared
3 25 (22.94%) SC Cleared
4 10 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.50%) CCNA
6 5 (4.59%) CCNP
6 5 (4.59%) Degree
7 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.83%) MCP
9 1 (0.92%) OCP
9 1 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.92%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (22.02%) Docker
2 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.01%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (10.09%) Active Directory
5 10 (9.17%) Hyper-V
5 10 (9.17%) VirtualBox
5 10 (9.17%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (6.42%) Xen
7 5 (4.59%) NFS
7 5 (4.59%) Samba
8 4 (3.67%) Ceph
8 4 (3.67%) Dovecot
8 4 (3.67%) Postfix
8 4 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.75%) KVM
9 3 (2.75%) vSphere
10 1 (0.92%) DRBD
10 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (27.52%) Puppet
2 28 (25.69%) Ansible
3 21 (19.27%) Kubernetes
4 13 (11.93%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 10 (9.17%) Nagios
6 8 (7.34%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (5.50%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (4.59%) OpenNMS
8 5 (4.59%) vCenter Server
8 5 (4.59%) ZABBIX
9 4 (3.67%) Galera Cluster
9 4 (3.67%) Graylog
9 4 (3.67%) Terraform
10 3 (2.75%) HP ALM
11 2 (1.83%) FortiGate
11 2 (1.83%) LiteSpeed
11 2 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (1.83%) Packer
11 2 (1.83%) Salt
11 2 (1.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (65.14%) Red Hat
2 25 (22.94%) VMware
3 18 (16.51%) Oracle
4 15 (13.76%) HP
5 11 (10.09%) Cisco
6 10 (9.17%) Google
6 10 (9.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.42%) Dell
7 7 (6.42%) EMC
8 6 (5.50%) Sybase
9 5 (4.59%) Cloudera
9 5 (4.59%) Hortonworks
9 5 (4.59%) NetApp
9 5 (4.59%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.67%) SAP
10 4 (3.67%) Scality
11 3 (2.75%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.83%) Splunk
12 2 (1.83%) Tableau
12 2 (1.83%) Teradata