The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 216 231 194
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -37
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1519 1576 1894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.58% 1.44% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 3.59% 3.15% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1304 1471
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
42295 50020 54744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.92% 45.81% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34355 40821 43318
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Red Hat
Salary Trend

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in the UK

Red Hat
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 within the UK.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in the UK

Red Hat
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 1405 £50,000 - 168
London +5 649 £57,500 +4.54% 57
South East +31 363 £50,000 +17.64% 46
Berkshire +46 163 £55,000 +29.41% 14
Hampshire +46 98 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Reading +17 98 £60,000 +41.17% 7
City of London -9 85 £55,000 -8.33% 15
Yorkshire -5 84 £40,000 -5.88% 16
South West -1 70 £45,000 - 16
West Midlands +14 66 £47,500 +11.76% 10
East of England +5 66 £55,000 +18.91% 5
Surrey -2 59 £55,000 - 14
West Yorkshire -9 55 £40,000 -15.78% 12
Southampton +37 49 £47,500 +46.15% 6
Leeds +1 45 £40,000 -15.78% 11
East Midlands +28 38 £40,000 - 5
North West -21 36 £33,000 -17.50% 5
Bracknell +21 32 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Wales -1 31 £37,500 - 3
Scotland +24 30 £42,500 -1.16% 5
South Wales +7 29 £37,500 - 3
Manchester -8 28 £32,750 -18.12% 5
Hertfordshire +21 27 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -6 26 £45,000 +8.43% 4
North East +27 24 £44,869 +28.19% 6
Tyne and Wear +16 24 £44,869 +28.19% 6
Cardiff +11 24 £35,000 +3.70%
Birmingham -10 24 £39,323 -39.50% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 23 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Uxbridge +15 21 £60,000 +50.00% 1

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Red Hat 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.

1 2873 (95.16%) Linux
2 1769 (58.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1261 (41.77%) Windows
4 1203 (39.85%) VMware
5 1088 (36.04%) Puppet
6 886 (29.35%) Perl
7 860 (28.49%) Unix
8 851 (28.19%) Python
9 821 (27.19%) CentOS
10 782 (25.90%) Oracle
11 781 (25.87%) Apache
12 776 (25.70%) VMware Infrastructure
13 735 (24.35%) Finance
14 721 (23.88%) Bash Shell
15 706 (23.39%) Amazon AWS
16 664 (21.99%) DevOps
17 640 (21.20%) ITIL
18 619 (20.50%) Windows Server
19 604 (20.01%) Java
20 599 (19.84%) SQL
21 567 (18.78%) Microsoft
22 543 (17.99%) SAN
23 533 (17.65%) MySQL
24 532 (17.62%) Tomcat
24 532 (17.62%) Opscode Chef
25 517 (17.12%) Firewall
26 501 (16.59%) Cisco
27 458 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
28 448 (14.84%) Active Directory
29 442 (14.64%) Ansible

Red Hat
Top Related 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
1 781 (25.87%) Apache
2 532 (17.62%) Tomcat
3 279 (9.24%) JBoss
4 266 (8.81%) IIS
5 182 (6.03%) nginx
6 176 (5.83%) WebLogic
7 169 (5.60%) WebSphere
8 153 (5.07%) MS Exchange
9 140 (4.64%) Confluence
10 120 (3.97%) OpenStack
11 101 (3.35%) BizTalk Server
12 94 (3.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 94 (3.11%) SharePoint
13 55 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
14 50 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
15 41 (1.36%) CloudStack
16 40 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
17 34 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
18 28 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
19 23 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 206 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 56 (1.85%) MS Office
3 20 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.066%) MS Project
6 1 (0.033%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (0.43%) Magento
2 11 (0.36%) Sentinel
3 7 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.13%) RMDS
5 3 (0.099%) Hi Portfolio
5 3 (0.099%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.066%) CODA-Financials
6 2 (0.066%) MetaTrader
6 2 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.033%) Documaker
7 1 (0.033%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.033%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.033%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.033%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 706 (23.39%) Amazon AWS
2 203 (6.72%) SaaS
3 180 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 158 (5.23%) Office 365
5 91 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
6 77 (2.55%) PaaS
7 60 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
8 53 (1.76%) OpenShift
9 46 (1.52%) Amazon S3
9 46 (1.52%) IaaS
10 36 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 31 (1.03%) Route 53
12 29 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
13 25 (0.83%) Google Apps
14 20 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
14 20 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 18 (0.60%) SoftLayer
16 16 (0.53%) AWS OpsWorks
17 14 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 543 (17.99%) SAN
2 517 (17.12%) Firewall
3 405 (13.42%) DNS
3 405 (13.42%) TCP/IP
4 237 (7.85%) LDAP
5 217 (7.19%) NAS
6 191 (6.33%) HTTP
7 169 (5.60%) WAN
8 168 (5.56%) LAN
9 148 (4.90%) Internet
10 113 (3.74%) VPN
11 88 (2.91%) Network Security
12 84 (2.78%) DHCP
13 72 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
13 72 (2.38%) VoIP
14 63 (2.09%) Kerberos
14 63 (2.09%) SSL
15 58 (1.92%) iSCSI
16 56 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
16 56 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 533 (17.65%) MySQL
2 408 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 168 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 142 (4.70%) Oracle Database
5 112 (3.71%) RDBMS
6 111 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
7 78 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 70 (2.32%) Big Data
9 67 (2.22%) Hadoop
10 60 (1.99%) Redis
11 53 (1.76%) NoSQL
12 49 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 48 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
14 44 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
15 32 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 31 (1.03%) Informix
17 30 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
17 30 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
18 25 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
19 20 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 433 (14.34%) Jenkins
2 278 (9.21%) Git (software)
3 244 (8.08%) JIRA
4 221 (7.32%) Subversion
5 94 (3.11%) TeamCity
6 67 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 58 (1.92%) Maven
8 42 (1.39%) Ant
9 41 (1.36%) Vagrant
10 39 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
11 32 (1.06%) Selenium
12 22 (0.73%) Eclipse
13 21 (0.70%) JUnit
14 19 (0.63%) Hudson
15 18 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
16 17 (0.56%) Cucumber
17 15 (0.50%) SonarQube
18 14 (0.46%) InstallShield
19 12 (0.40%) GCC
19 12 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 735 (24.35%) Finance
2 220 (7.29%) Banking
3 151 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 70 (2.32%) Financial Institution
5 62 (2.05%) Marketing
6 52 (1.72%) Games
7 49 (1.62%) Publishing
8 40 (1.32%) Retail
9 33 (1.09%) Investment Banking
10 28 (0.93%) Advertising
11 27 (0.89%) Back Office
12 24 (0.79%) Electronics
13 16 (0.53%) French Language
13 16 (0.53%) Front Office
14 15 (0.50%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.43%) German Language
16 11 (0.36%) Automotive
17 10 (0.33%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.30%) Legal
19 4 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 742 (24.58%) Linux Engineer
2 642 (21.27%) Administrator
3 462 (15.30%) Systems Administrator
4 432 (14.31%) Linux Administrator
5 344 (11.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 318 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 303 (10.04%) Systems Engineer
8 273 (9.04%) Support Engineer
9 246 (8.15%) Analyst
9 246 (8.15%) Linux Support
10 220 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 200 (6.62%) Applications Support
12 199 (6.59%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 169 (5.60%) Cloud Engineer
14 146 (4.84%) Linux Support Engineer
15 144 (4.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 144 (4.77%) Windows Engineer
16 129 (4.27%) Developer
17 124 (4.11%) VMware Engineer
18 118 (3.91%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (12.82%) LAMP
2 342 (11.33%) Web Services
3 175 (5.80%) Middleware
4 134 (4.44%) .NET
5 105 (3.48%) XML
6 85 (2.82%) JSON
7 72 (2.38%) HTML
8 58 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
9 54 (1.79%) SOAP
10 48 (1.59%) ActiveMQ
11 46 (1.52%) J2EE
12 43 (1.42%) CSS
12 43 (1.42%) LAPP Stack
12 43 (1.42%) Spring
13 39 (1.29%) JMS
13 39 (1.29%) RabbitMQ
14 36 (1.19%) ELK Stack
15 32 (1.06%) RESTful
16 31 (1.03%) FIX Protocol
17 29 (0.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 368 (12.19%) Data Centre
2 191 (6.33%) Clustering
3 163 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
4 140 (4.64%) Computer Science
5 81 (2.68%) Derivative
6 68 (2.25%) Equities
7 61 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 57 (1.89%) PKI
8 57 (1.89%) Replication
9 51 (1.69%) EMC VNX
10 45 (1.49%) Hedge funds
11 44 (1.46%) Public Cloud
12 43 (1.42%) iPad
13 42 (1.39%) Fintech
14 41 (1.36%) Statistics
15 38 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
16 37 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
17 29 (0.96%) Wiki
18 26 (0.86%) Visualisation
19 25 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2873 (95.16%) Linux
2 1769 (58.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1261 (41.77%) Windows
4 860 (28.49%) Unix
5 821 (27.19%) CentOS
6 619 (20.50%) Windows Server
7 392 (12.98%) Solaris
8 379 (12.55%) Ubuntu
9 284 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 277 (9.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 233 (7.72%) Debian
12 184 (6.09%) AIX
13 112 (3.71%) SUSE
14 103 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
15 85 (2.82%) HPUX
16 62 (2.05%) Oracle Linux
17 59 (1.95%) Fedora
18 52 (1.72%) Windows 7
19 37 (1.23%) Windows 8
20 36 (1.19%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 664 (21.99%) DevOps
2 640 (21.20%) ITIL
3 458 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
4 424 (14.04%) Configuration Management
5 255 (8.45%) High Availability
6 225 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
7 222 (7.35%) Load Balancing
8 184 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 181 (6.00%) Open Source
10 164 (5.43%) Project Management
11 162 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
12 153 (5.07%) Service Management
13 133 (4.41%) Scrum
14 127 (4.21%) Software Engineering
15 118 (3.91%) Migration
16 113 (3.74%) Mentoring
17 108 (3.58%) Information Security
18 106 (3.51%) Change Management
19 102 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
19 102 (3.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 886 (29.35%) Perl
2 851 (28.19%) Python
3 721 (23.88%) Bash Shell
4 604 (20.01%) Java
5 599 (19.84%) SQL
6 419 (13.88%) Ruby
7 404 (13.38%) PowerShell
8 312 (10.33%) PHP
9 300 (9.94%) Shell Script
10 131 (4.34%) C
11 126 (4.17%) JavaScript
12 104 (3.44%) C++
13 76 (2.52%) Korn
14 62 (2.05%) C#
15 44 (1.46%) PL/SQL
16 43 (1.42%) Bourne shell
17 27 (0.89%) AWK
18 20 (0.66%) T-SQL
18 20 (0.66%) VB
19 15 (0.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 292 (9.67%) Degree
2 210 (6.96%) Security Cleared
3 168 (5.56%) RHCE
4 156 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 152 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
6 134 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 128 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
8 126 (4.17%) CCNA
9 119 (3.94%) SC Cleared
10 118 (3.91%) RHCSA
11 87 (2.88%) MCSE
12 73 (2.42%) CCNP
13 47 (1.56%) MCITP
14 42 (1.39%) RHCA
15 41 (1.36%) MCSA
16 36 (1.19%) ISEB
17 30 (0.99%) CISSP
17 30 (0.99%) ISTQB
18 24 (0.79%) LPIC
19 23 (0.76%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (3.54%) QA
2 94 (3.11%) PCI DSS
3 93 (3.08%) SLA
4 54 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 36 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 20 (0.66%) HIPAA
7 11 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
8 8 (0.26%) ISO27002
9 4 (0.13%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.066%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.066%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.066%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.066%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.033%) COSHH
11 1 (0.033%) GPG13
System Software
1 776 (25.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 448 (14.84%) Active Directory
3 323 (10.70%) vSphere
4 219 (7.25%) Hyper-V
5 157 (5.20%) Docker
6 144 (4.77%) Oracle RAC
7 137 (4.54%) VMware ESXi
8 129 (4.27%) NFS
8 129 (4.27%) VMware ESX
9 91 (3.01%) KVM
10 75 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
11 70 (2.32%) XenServer
12 68 (2.25%) vCloud
13 66 (2.19%) XenApp
14 56 (1.85%) Firmware
15 51 (1.69%) Postfix
16 48 (1.59%) Xen
17 46 (1.52%) Squid
18 43 (1.42%) iptables
19 38 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1088 (36.04%) Puppet
2 532 (17.62%) Opscode Chef
3 442 (14.64%) Ansible
4 402 (13.32%) Nagios
5 153 (5.07%) SCCM
6 121 (4.01%) Salt
7 88 (2.91%) HAProxy
8 85 (2.82%) NetBackup
9 84 (2.78%) Control-M
10 82 (2.72%) Cobbler
11 80 (2.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 77 (2.55%) OpenAM
13 72 (2.38%) OpenView
14 71 (2.35%) Tivoli
15 54 (1.79%) WSUS
16 50 (1.66%) Red Hat Satellite
17 48 (1.59%) SCOM
17 48 (1.59%) Zenoss
18 46 (1.52%) Terraform
19 44 (1.46%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1203 (39.85%) VMware
2 782 (25.90%) Oracle
3 567 (18.78%) Microsoft
4 501 (16.59%) Cisco
5 422 (13.98%) HP
6 199 (6.59%) Citrix
7 178 (5.90%) IBM
8 171 (5.66%) EMC
9 169 (5.60%) Sun
10 148 (4.90%) NetApp
11 114 (3.78%) Splunk
12 106 (3.51%) Veritas
13 102 (3.38%) F5
14 91 (3.01%) Symantec
15 88 (2.91%) 3PAR
16 77 (2.55%) Google
17 60 (1.99%) Dell
17 60 (1.99%) Qualys
18 59 (1.95%) Juniper
19 48 (1.59%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Equity + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus £5k on call and corporate benef
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000 to £65000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70k - £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20%+ bonus, and other benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37685.00 - £40961.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: Yesterday