The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 29 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK
3 months to
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 278 279
Rank change year-on-year -28 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 870 1129 1283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.02% 1.15% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.11% 4.48% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 689 907 1069
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.88% -  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21160 25185 29402
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.85% 25.64% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17649 21419 24614
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 29 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 821 £52,500 - 92
London +1 439 £60,000 +4.34% 42
South East -44 126 £52,500 +5.00% 19
City of London +66 99 £60,000 -2.04% 8
Yorkshire -18 78 £45,000 +12.50% 9
West Yorkshire +14 65 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Leeds +36 56 £45,000 -10.00% 8
East of England -24 50 £51,250 +6.77% 3
South West +29 47 £40,000 -27.92% 6
North West -4 47 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Surrey +27 41 £55,000 -2.22% 7
Berkshire -21 41 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Manchester -5 38 £40,500 +1.25% 4
Hampshire +23 26 £55,000 +34.96% 5
Scotland +14 26 £46,000 +2.22% 2
West Midlands +9 25 £47,500 +58.33% 5
Reading -17 22 £55,000 +6.79% 5
Gloucestershire +16 21 £37,500 -22.27% 3
Essex -12 18 £52,500 +7.69%
Hertfordshire +1 17 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Colchester -2 16 £52,500 +13.51%
Birmingham +20 14 £40,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire -1 14 £56,250 +32.35% 1
Cambridge -2 14 £56,250 +32.35% 1
York +15 13 £45,000 +5.26%
North Yorkshire +8 13 £45,000 +29.49% 1
Edinburgh +2 13 £62,500 +35.13% 1
Hammersmith 0 13 £60,000 -7.69%
Bristol +3 12 £50,750 -24.81% 3
Oxfordshire -2 12 £51,250 +17.81%

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 1703 (100.00%) Linux
2 1283 (75.34%) Red Hat
3 620 (36.41%) Python
4 591 (34.70%) Windows
5 569 (33.41%) Puppet
6 564 (33.12%) VMware
7 563 (33.06%) DevOps
8 508 (29.83%) Unix
9 456 (26.78%) CentOS
10 446 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
11 436 (25.60%) Opscode Chef
12 421 (24.72%) Finance
13 413 (24.25%) Ansible
14 392 (23.02%) Perl
14 392 (23.02%) Bash Shell
15 374 (21.96%) Java
16 358 (21.02%) VMware Infrastructure
17 355 (20.85%) Oracle
18 329 (19.32%) Configuration Management
19 326 (19.14%) Jenkins
20 311 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
21 306 (17.97%) Apache
22 291 (17.09%) SQL
23 289 (16.97%) Microsoft
24 281 (16.50%) MySQL
25 280 (16.44%) Ruby
26 277 (16.27%) ITIL
27 274 (16.09%) Windows Server
28 241 (14.15%) Data Centre
29 232 (13.62%) Shell Script

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 306 (17.97%) Apache
2 197 (11.57%) Tomcat
3 141 (8.28%) JBoss
4 107 (6.28%) OpenStack
5 91 (5.34%) IIS
6 81 (4.76%) WebSphere
7 79 (4.64%) Confluence
8 65 (3.82%) MS Exchange
9 51 (2.99%) nginx
10 49 (2.88%) WebLogic
11 43 (2.52%) CloudStack
12 42 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
12 42 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 31 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
13 31 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
14 30 (1.76%) SharePoint
15 24 (1.41%) Skype for Business
16 19 (1.12%) Apache Spark
17 17 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
18 14 (0.82%) Moodle
Applications
1 31 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.12%) HipChat
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.35%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.29%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.23%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.12%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.059%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.059%) Magento
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.059%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 446 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (4.99%) SaaS
4 74 (4.35%) Office 365
5 62 (3.64%) PaaS
6 51 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
7 50 (2.94%) IaaS
8 34 (2.00%) GitHub
9 32 (1.88%) Amazon S3
10 28 (1.64%) OpenShift
11 24 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 21 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
14 13 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (0.70%) G Suite
16 7 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 7 (0.41%) Heroku
17 6 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
17 6 (0.35%) Oracle Service Cloud
17 6 (0.35%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 210 (12.33%) DNS
2 203 (11.92%) SAN
3 201 (11.80%) Firewall
4 134 (7.87%) TCP/IP
5 121 (7.11%) LDAP
6 93 (5.46%) DHCP
7 84 (4.93%) VPN
8 73 (4.29%) Internet
9 69 (4.05%) WAN
10 67 (3.93%) LAN
10 67 (3.93%) NAS
11 57 (3.35%) HTTP
12 46 (2.70%) iSCSI
12 46 (2.70%) SMTP
13 45 (2.64%) VoIP
14 39 (2.29%) VLAN
15 35 (2.06%) Kerberos
16 34 (2.00%) SSL
17 33 (1.94%) SSH
18 30 (1.76%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (16.50%) MySQL
2 168 (9.86%) SQL Server
3 104 (6.11%) PostgreSQL
4 83 (4.87%) NoSQL
5 69 (4.05%) Oracle Database
6 67 (3.93%) Relational Database
7 56 (3.29%) Hadoop
8 53 (3.11%) MongoDB
9 40 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 38 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
11 34 (2.00%) Big Data
12 33 (1.94%) RDBMS
13 28 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (1.59%) Redis
15 24 (1.41%) DB2
16 18 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
17 16 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
18 14 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
18 14 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
19 13 (0.76%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 326 (19.14%) Jenkins
2 213 (12.51%) Git (software)
3 114 (6.69%) TeamCity
4 104 (6.11%) JIRA
5 80 (4.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 77 (4.52%) Subversion
7 44 (2.58%) Gradle
8 42 (2.47%) JUnit
9 40 (2.35%) Maven
10 38 (2.23%) Bitbucket
10 38 (2.23%) Hudson
11 34 (2.00%) EasyMock
12 29 (1.70%) Vagrant
13 28 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
14 24 (1.41%) GoCD
15 22 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
16 21 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (1.00%) Eclipse
17 17 (1.00%) MSBuild
18 15 (0.88%) Ant
General
1 421 (24.72%) Finance
2 180 (10.57%) Banking
3 61 (3.58%) Telecoms
4 58 (3.41%) Retail
5 42 (2.47%) Marketing
6 41 (2.41%) Games
7 25 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.41%) Investment Banking
8 24 (1.41%) Law
9 19 (1.12%) Electronics
9 19 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 14 (0.82%) Automotive
11 13 (0.76%) Aerospace
11 13 (0.76%) Back Office
12 11 (0.65%) Front Office
13 10 (0.59%) Legal
14 9 (0.53%) French Language
14 9 (0.53%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.41%) Billing
16 4 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 457 (26.83%) Linux Engineer
2 335 (19.67%) Administrator
3 322 (18.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 232 (13.62%) Systems Administrator
5 222 (13.04%) Linux Administrator
6 167 (9.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 165 (9.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 139 (8.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 129 (7.57%) Analyst
10 126 (7.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 120 (7.05%) Systems Engineer
12 111 (6.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 98 (5.75%) Developer
14 93 (5.46%) Cloud Engineer
15 79 (4.64%) Unix Engineer
16 75 (4.40%) AWS Engineer
17 70 (4.11%) Support Engineer
18 68 (3.99%) Architect
19 64 (3.76%) AWS DevOps
20 62 (3.64%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (7.87%) Web Services
2 131 (7.69%) LAMP
3 79 (4.64%) .NET
4 72 (4.23%) Spring
5 62 (3.64%) XML
6 60 (3.52%) Middleware
7 43 (2.52%) Java EE
8 34 (2.00%) EJB
8 34 (2.00%) JSF
9 32 (1.88%) Node.js
10 31 (1.82%) Elastic Stack
10 31 (1.82%) J2EE
11 29 (1.70%) HTML
12 27 (1.59%) RESTful
13 26 (1.53%) JSON
14 23 (1.35%) CSS
14 23 (1.35%) LEMP Stack
14 23 (1.35%) REST
15 21 (1.23%) LAPP Stack
15 21 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 241 (14.15%) Data Centre
2 110 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 81 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
5 64 (3.76%) Management Information System
6 63 (3.70%) Clustering
7 55 (3.23%) Replication
8 50 (2.94%) Fintech
8 50 (2.94%) Public Cloud
9 45 (2.64%) Greenfield Project
10 42 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
11 36 (2.11%) Wiki
12 34 (2.00%) Private Cloud
13 30 (1.76%) PKI
14 29 (1.70%) Fat Client
14 29 (1.70%) Thin Client
15 27 (1.59%) EMC VNX
16 24 (1.41%) Derivative
17 19 (1.12%) iPad
18 16 (0.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1703 (100.00%) Linux
2 591 (34.70%) Windows
3 508 (29.83%) Unix
4 456 (26.78%) CentOS
5 274 (16.09%) Windows Server
6 205 (12.04%) Solaris
7 193 (11.33%) Ubuntu
8 124 (7.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 110 (6.46%) AIX
10 108 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 97 (5.70%) Debian
12 44 (2.58%) HPUX
13 33 (1.94%) Windows 7
14 30 (1.76%) SUSE
15 29 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (0.88%) Fedora
17 13 (0.76%) Kali Linux
17 13 (0.76%) Oracle Linux
17 13 (0.76%) Windows 10
18 10 (0.59%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (33.06%) DevOps
2 329 (19.32%) Configuration Management
3 311 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
4 277 (16.27%) ITIL
5 192 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
6 169 (9.92%) Open Source
7 165 (9.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 144 (8.46%) High Availability
9 134 (7.87%) Scrum
10 103 (6.05%) Software Engineering
11 99 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
12 94 (5.52%) Mentoring
13 93 (5.46%) Migration
14 87 (5.11%) E-Commerce
15 81 (4.76%) Service Delivery
16 76 (4.46%) SDLC
17 68 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
18 66 (3.88%) Load Balancing
19 65 (3.82%) Task Automation
20 59 (3.46%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 620 (36.41%) Python
2 392 (23.02%) Bash Shell
2 392 (23.02%) Perl
3 374 (21.96%) Java
4 291 (17.09%) SQL
5 280 (16.44%) Ruby
6 232 (13.62%) Shell Script
7 166 (9.75%) PowerShell
8 133 (7.81%) PHP
9 87 (5.11%) C++
10 75 (4.40%) C
11 63 (3.70%) Korn
12 59 (3.46%) JavaScript
13 31 (1.82%) Bourne shell
14 29 (1.70%) Go
15 28 (1.64%) PL/SQL
16 18 (1.06%) Groovy
17 16 (0.94%) AWK
18 13 (0.76%) VB
19 12 (0.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 121 (7.11%) Security Cleared
2 119 (6.99%) Degree
3 98 (5.75%) RHCE
4 52 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (2.88%) SC Cleared
6 45 (2.64%) RHCSA
7 43 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (2.29%) DV Cleared
9 36 (2.11%) RHCA
10 32 (1.88%) CCNA
11 29 (1.70%) CCNP
11 29 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
12 23 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (1.29%) MCSE
14 15 (0.88%) CCDP
14 15 (0.88%) CCSP
14 15 (0.88%) CESG Certified Professional
15 14 (0.82%) MCSA
16 13 (0.76%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.47%) SLA
2 37 (2.17%) PCI DSS
3 35 (2.06%) QA
4 19 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.12%) HL7
6 2 (0.12%) PMO
6 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.12%) SEPA
7 1 (0.059%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.059%) EMIR
7 1 (0.059%) MiFID
System Software
1 358 (21.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 231 (13.56%) Active Directory
3 217 (12.74%) Docker
4 121 (7.11%) vSphere
5 104 (6.11%) VMware ESXi
6 76 (4.46%) Hyper-V
7 70 (4.11%) NFS
8 61 (3.58%) Xen
9 54 (3.17%) XenServer
10 52 (3.05%) Virtual Machines
11 34 (2.00%) KVM
12 31 (1.82%) Dovecot
13 29 (1.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 18 (1.06%) XenApp
15 17 (1.00%) iptables
15 17 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
16 16 (0.94%) Snort
17 15 (0.88%) Firmware
17 15 (0.88%) vCloud
18 14 (0.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 569 (33.41%) Puppet
2 436 (25.60%) Opscode Chef
3 413 (24.25%) Ansible
4 127 (7.46%) Nagios
5 77 (4.52%) SCCM
6 71 (4.17%) Terraform
7 69 (4.05%) Kubernetes
8 60 (3.52%) Red Hat Satellite
9 56 (3.29%) Salt
10 52 (3.05%) ZABBIX
11 50 (2.94%) NetBackup
12 42 (2.47%) Rundeck
13 35 (2.06%) Tivoli
14 32 (1.88%) Cobbler
15 27 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 25 (1.47%) Grafana
16 25 (1.47%) Packer
17 24 (1.41%) SCOM
18 23 (1.35%) vCenter Server
19 22 (1.29%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 1283 (75.34%) Red Hat
2 564 (33.12%) VMware
3 355 (20.85%) Oracle
4 289 (16.97%) Microsoft
5 164 (9.63%) Cisco
6 129 (7.57%) HP
7 96 (5.64%) Splunk
8 94 (5.52%) NetApp
9 89 (5.23%) Citrix
10 73 (4.29%) IBM
11 71 (4.17%) EMC
12 61 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
13 56 (3.29%) Google
14 47 (2.76%) Sun
15 45 (2.64%) Veritas
16 42 (2.47%) BMC
17 41 (2.41%) EnterpriseDB
17 41 (2.41%) Juniper
18 37 (2.17%) Dell
18 37 (2.17%) Symantec
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + competitive shift allowance +bonus + benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 20% gauranteed bonus
Posted: 4 days ago