Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 528 516 603
Rank change year-on-year -12 +87 -139
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 422 465 880
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.50% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.93% 3.08% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 258 284 556
10th Percentile £38,848 £37,500 £37,625
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,438 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +13.04% -8.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £84,688 £76,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £140,000 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -7.41%

All Operating Systems
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux falls under the Operating Systems category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring operating system skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14,390 15,119 32,044
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 13.10% 16.35% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10,771 10,301 16,333
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £91,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

Salary trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 17 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 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +16 386 £55,000 -15.38% 69
UK excluding London -27 296 £52,500 +2.44% 51
Work from Home +20 191 £56,750 -13.16% 34
South West -2 124 £52,500 -5.83% 12
London +39 113 £85,000 +13.33% 26
South East -28 71 £45,000 - 18
North of England +27 54 £52,500 -19.23% 7
North West -13 32 £70,000 +40.00% 6
Yorkshire +71 21 £47,500 -36.67%
Midlands -42 16 £56,750 -5.42% 4
Scotland -82 12 £83,577 +67.15% 5
West Midlands -10 9 £83,577 +59.19% 2
Wales - 8 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands -34 7 £35,000 -45.10% 2
East of England -37 7 £50,000 -8.26% 4
Northern Ireland - 4 - - 1
North East - 1 £37,500 - 1

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (10.90%) WebLogic
2 41 (9.72%) Apache
3 29 (6.87%) Apache Spark
4 14 (3.32%) Microsoft Exchange
5 9 (2.13%) nginx
6 8 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.42%) JBoss
7 6 (1.42%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.71%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.47%) Confluence
10 1 (0.24%) Moodle
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (5.21%) Simulink
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.24%) Weka
Business Applications
1 46 (10.90%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.24%) Misys Opics
2 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 230 (54.50%) AWS
2 195 (46.21%) Azure
3 91 (21.56%) OpenShift
4 76 (18.01%) Amazon EKS
5 47 (11.14%) Amazon SQS
5 47 (11.14%) SaaS
6 44 (10.43%) GCP
7 33 (7.82%) Serverless
8 31 (7.35%) AWS Lambda
9 30 (7.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 21 (4.98%) Microsoft 365
11 13 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (2.13%) OCI
13 8 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (1.90%) GitHub
14 6 (1.42%) Amazon S3
14 6 (1.42%) Datadog
15 3 (0.71%) Azure DevOps
15 3 (0.71%) Azure Monitor
15 3 (0.71%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 112 (26.54%) DNS
2 96 (22.75%) TCP/IP
3 63 (14.93%) SSL
4 48 (11.37%) DHCP
5 46 (10.90%) BGP
6 43 (10.19%) HTTP
7 39 (9.24%) Firewall
8 30 (7.11%) LAN
8 30 (7.11%) SAN
8 30 (7.11%) WAN
9 29 (6.87%) AMQP
10 18 (4.27%) VPN
11 12 (2.84%) Remote Desktop
12 9 (2.13%) NAS
13 8 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (1.90%) HTTPS
13 8 (1.90%) Internet
13 8 (1.90%) Wireless
14 7 (1.66%) VXLAN
15 6 (1.42%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (13.74%) Amazon RDS
2 49 (11.61%) Oracle Database
3 46 (10.90%) RDBMS
3 46 (10.90%) Relational Database
4 32 (7.58%) Hadoop
5 31 (7.35%) Big Data
6 29 (6.87%) Cloudera CDH
7 23 (5.45%) NoSQL
8 20 (4.74%) SQL Server
9 16 (3.79%) MySQL
10 11 (2.61%) InfluxDB
11 8 (1.90%) DB2
11 8 (1.90%) MariaDB
12 7 (1.66%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
14 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.47%) Redis
15 1 (0.24%) Data Mart
15 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 75 (17.77%) Git
2 50 (11.85%) Jenkins
3 31 (7.35%) Vagrant
4 17 (4.03%) GitLab
5 15 (3.55%) TeamCity
6 7 (1.66%) Bitbucket
7 6 (1.42%) IBM UrbanCode
7 6 (1.42%) JIRA
8 3 (0.71%) Artifactory
8 3 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.47%) Cypress.io
9 2 (0.47%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.47%) Selenium
10 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.24%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.24%) Subversion
10 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.24%) Zephyr
General
1 86 (20.38%) Social Skills
2 71 (16.82%) Finance
3 51 (12.09%) Aerospace
4 37 (8.77%) Banking
5 22 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (4.50%) Investment Banking
7 15 (3.55%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.61%) Public Sector
9 10 (2.37%) Retail
10 7 (1.66%) Organisational Skills
11 4 (0.95%) Billing
11 4 (0.95%) Japanese Language
11 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.47%) Automotive
12 2 (0.47%) Back Office
12 2 (0.47%) Front Office
12 2 (0.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 2 (0.47%) Legal
12 2 (0.47%) Presentation Skills
12 2 (0.47%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 94 (22.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 68 (16.11%) Software Engineer
3 66 (15.64%) Linux Engineer
4 58 (13.74%) Architect
5 57 (13.51%) Lead
6 54 (12.80%) Senior
7 47 (11.14%) Solutions Architect
8 46 (10.90%) Administrator
8 46 (10.90%) Lead Architect
8 46 (10.90%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 38 (9.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 33 (7.82%) Linux Administrator
11 30 (7.11%) Systems Administrator
12 29 (6.87%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
13 27 (6.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 22 (5.21%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
15 20 (4.74%) Platform Engineer
16 17 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
17 14 (3.32%) AWS Engineer
17 14 (3.32%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (18.72%) RabbitMQ
2 75 (17.77%) Spring Boot
3 38 (9.00%) React
4 34 (8.06%) AngularJS
5 32 (7.58%) Middleware
6 30 (7.11%) Node.js
7 29 (6.87%) gRPC
7 29 (6.87%) Material-UI
7 29 (6.87%) OpenAPI
7 29 (6.87%) REST
7 29 (6.87%) Spring
7 29 (6.87%) Swagger
8 12 (2.84%) LDAP
9 8 (1.90%) CSS
9 8 (1.90%) Keycloak
9 8 (1.90%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (1.42%) CSS3
10 6 (1.42%) HTML
10 6 (1.42%) OAuth2
10 6 (1.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.85%) Public Cloud
2 46 (10.90%) Enterprise Software
3 37 (8.77%) Data Centre
4 29 (6.87%) Cloud Native
5 25 (5.92%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (3.55%) Clustering
7 13 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.61%) Replication
9 10 (2.37%) Onboarding
9 10 (2.37%) PKI
10 9 (2.13%) FPGA
10 9 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.66%) Private Cloud
11 7 (1.66%) VAX
12 6 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.71%) Device Driver
14 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.71%) SWIFT Messaging Network
14 3 (0.71%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 422 (100.00%) Linux
2 159 (37.68%) Windows
3 123 (29.15%) CentOS
4 79 (18.72%) Ubuntu
5 63 (14.93%) Windows Server
6 47 (11.14%) Debian
7 33 (7.82%) Unix
8 24 (5.69%) Windows 10
9 23 (5.45%) Android
10 20 (4.74%) Windows Server 2016
11 19 (4.50%) Oracle Linux
12 17 (4.03%) CoreOS
12 17 (4.03%) Solaris
13 12 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (2.61%) Windows Server 2019
15 10 (2.37%) AIX
16 8 (1.90%) Embedded Linux
17 7 (1.66%) Windows 7
17 7 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
18 4 (0.95%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (30.33%) Agile
2 126 (29.86%) Collaborative Working
3 104 (24.64%) DevOps
3 104 (24.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 102 (24.17%) Actionable Insight
5 93 (22.04%) Open Source
6 86 (20.38%) Infrastructure as Code
7 81 (19.19%) Kanban
8 79 (18.72%) Scrum
9 70 (16.59%) Configuration Management
9 70 (16.59%) Containerisation
10 69 (16.35%) Software Engineering
11 68 (16.11%) Load Balancing
12 60 (14.22%) Microservices
13 55 (13.03%) Migration
14 52 (12.32%) SDLC
15 51 (12.09%) TOGAF
16 50 (11.85%) Project Management
17 49 (11.61%) Systems Engineering
18 46 (10.90%) Cloud Operations
Programming Languages
1 209 (49.53%) Python
2 127 (30.09%) Bash
3 119 (28.20%) Java
4 104 (24.64%) PowerShell
5 60 (14.22%) JavaScript
6 40 (9.48%) SQL
7 38 (9.00%) Perl
8 29 (6.87%) C++
9 23 (5.45%) Kotlin
10 18 (4.27%) Shell Script
11 12 (2.84%) Ruby
12 11 (2.61%) C
12 11 (2.61%) Korn
13 10 (2.37%) C#
14 5 (1.18%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.18%) VBScript
15 3 (0.71%) Go
16 2 (0.47%) PHP
16 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 201 (47.63%) Security Cleared
2 137 (32.46%) SC Cleared
3 113 (26.78%) DV Cleared
4 49 (11.61%) AWS Certification
4 49 (11.61%) Azure Certification
5 46 (10.90%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
6 43 (10.19%) Degree
7 29 (6.87%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (2.61%) CCNA
8 11 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.42%) A+ Certification
9 6 (1.42%) Network+ Certification
10 5 (1.18%) CCNP
10 5 (1.18%) RHCA
10 5 (1.18%) RHCE
10 5 (1.18%) RHCSA
10 5 (1.18%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.84%) SLA
2 3 (0.71%) GDPR
2 3 (0.71%) HIPAA
2 3 (0.71%) NIST
2 3 (0.71%) SOC 2
3 2 (0.47%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.47%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 104 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (23.70%) Docker
3 57 (13.51%) Active Directory
4 51 (12.09%) Hyper-V
5 30 (7.11%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (5.69%) vSphere
7 16 (3.79%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (3.55%) XenApp
9 10 (2.37%) Firmware
10 8 (1.90%) Embedded Firmware
10 8 (1.90%) XenDesktop
11 7 (1.66%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (1.66%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.18%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 5 (1.18%) KVM
13 4 (0.95%) Ceph
13 4 (0.95%) LXC
13 4 (0.95%) Squid
13 4 (0.95%) VMware NSX
14 3 (0.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 232 (54.98%) Ansible
2 140 (33.18%) Puppet
3 130 (30.81%) Kubernetes
4 103 (24.41%) Terraform
5 19 (4.50%) Nagios
6 18 (4.27%) Prometheus
7 15 (3.55%) vCenter Server
8 14 (3.32%) Red Hat Satellite
9 13 (3.08%) Single Sign-On
9 13 (3.08%) WSUS
10 11 (2.61%) Progress Chef
11 9 (2.13%) SCCM
12 8 (1.90%) Grafana
12 8 (1.90%) Podman
13 7 (1.66%) EMC VPLEX
13 7 (1.66%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 7 (1.66%) SCOM
14 6 (1.42%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 5 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 260 (61.61%) Red Hat
2 137 (32.46%) VMware
3 95 (22.51%) Oracle
4 75 (17.77%) Microsoft
5 52 (12.32%) Cisco
6 46 (10.90%) Sparx
7 36 (8.53%) Google
8 29 (6.87%) SaltStack
9 28 (6.64%) Citrix
10 22 (5.21%) Xilinx
11 19 (4.50%) IBM
12 17 (4.03%) F5
12 17 (4.03%) Splunk
13 12 (2.84%) Fortinet
13 12 (2.84%) Juniper
13 12 (2.84%) TOWER Software
14 10 (2.37%) Serena
15 9 (2.13%) EMC
15 9 (2.13%) Veeam
16 8 (1.90%) Atlassian