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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
UK
Rank 225 218 222
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1255 1584 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.49% 1.58% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 3.39% 3.49% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1292 1208
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%

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
36995 45415 49396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.00% 45.36% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29852 37200 40506
Median salary £46,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 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 +2 1192 £55,000 +10.00% 136
London -5 522 £60,000 +9.09% 57
South East +11 281 £57,500 +9.52% 28
Berkshire +1 104 £67,500 +17.39% 7
Yorkshire -35 90 £45,000 - 9
City of London -14 83 £62,500 +4.16% 24
East of England +33 77 £47,500 +8.57% 10
North West -20 73 £45,000 - 6
Surrey +19 72 £58,750 +11.90% 8
West Yorkshire -11 62 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Reading +6 59 £66,250 +20.45% 5
Leeds -1 59 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Midlands +18 54 £47,500 +7.34% 10
Hampshire -7 44 £47,500 +31.94% 7
Manchester -47 42 £50,000 +42.85% 5
South West +31 40 £42,500 -10.52% 14
East Midlands -9 39 £40,000 -1.84% 1
Scotland -9 31 £47,500 +15.50% 7
Nottinghamshire +6 25 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Birmingham +4 25 £46,250 -7.50% 2
West Sussex +30 21 £52,000 +96.22% 1
North Yorkshire -10 21 £40,000 +4.57% 1
Edinburgh -18 21 £50,000 +21.95% 5
Slough +49 20 £70,000 +27.27%
Essex +13 20 £47,500 -24.00% 4
Hertfordshire +3 20 £45,000 +32.35% 5
Nottingham +2 19 £46,250 +11.11% 1
Norwich 0 19 £45,000 -4.25%
Norfolk 0 19 £45,000 -4.25%
Gloucestershire -6 19 £37,500 - 3

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 2508 (92.85%) Linux
2 1487 (55.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1059 (39.21%) Windows
4 876 (32.43%) VMware
5 806 (29.84%) Puppet
6 761 (28.17%) CentOS
7 733 (27.14%) Python
8 730 (27.03%) Unix
9 690 (25.55%) Finance
10 679 (25.14%) DevOps
11 672 (24.88%) Perl
12 666 (24.66%) Bash Shell
13 632 (23.40%) Apache
14 602 (22.29%) Oracle
15 587 (21.73%) Java
16 551 (20.40%) SQL
17 542 (20.07%) VMware Infrastructure
18 538 (19.92%) Amazon AWS
19 501 (18.55%) Microsoft
20 474 (17.55%) MySQL
21 473 (17.51%) ITIL
22 445 (16.48%) Ansible
23 441 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
24 437 (16.18%) Windows Server
24 437 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
25 436 (16.14%) Tomcat
26 416 (15.40%) Jenkins
27 399 (14.77%) Active Directory
28 393 (14.55%) Firewall
29 378 (13.99%) Configuration Management

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
1 632 (23.40%) Apache
2 436 (16.14%) Tomcat
3 310 (11.48%) JBoss
4 242 (8.96%) IIS
5 172 (6.37%) WebSphere
6 155 (5.74%) WebLogic
7 147 (5.44%) nginx
8 104 (3.85%) MS Exchange
9 96 (3.55%) OpenStack
10 88 (3.26%) Confluence
11 60 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 59 (2.18%) SharePoint
13 55 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
14 53 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
15 51 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
16 50 (1.85%) CloudStack
17 43 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 36 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
19 30 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
20 28 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 204 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 35 (1.30%) MS Office
3 20 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.11%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.11%) HipChat
6 1 (0.037%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.037%) Houdini
6 1 (0.037%) Maya
6 1 (0.037%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 15 (0.56%) Magento
2 13 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.26%) Sentinel
5 5 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.074%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.074%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.037%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 538 (19.92%) Amazon AWS
2 186 (6.89%) SaaS
3 152 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 91 (3.37%) Office 365
5 79 (2.92%) PaaS
6 76 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
7 53 (1.96%) IaaS
8 43 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
9 38 (1.41%) Amazon S3
10 36 (1.33%) OpenShift
11 33 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
12 30 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
13 29 (1.07%) G Suite
14 28 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 28 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
15 21 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
16 13 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 8 (0.30%) AWS OpsWorks
18 7 (0.26%) Akamai
19 6 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 393 (14.55%) Firewall
2 372 (13.77%) TCP/IP
3 335 (12.40%) DNS
4 308 (11.40%) SAN
5 199 (7.37%) LDAP
6 140 (5.18%) HTTP
7 127 (4.70%) SSL
8 122 (4.52%) VPN
9 121 (4.48%) DHCP
10 115 (4.26%) LAN
11 104 (3.85%) WAN
12 85 (3.15%) NAS
13 72 (2.67%) Internet
14 71 (2.63%) Kerberos
15 69 (2.55%) SMTP
16 60 (2.22%) VLAN
17 59 (2.18%) Network Security
18 53 (1.96%) iSCSI
19 48 (1.78%) SSH
20 46 (1.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 474 (17.55%) MySQL
2 277 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 134 (4.96%) Oracle Database
4 115 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 91 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 83 (3.07%) NoSQL
7 77 (2.85%) Hadoop
8 69 (2.55%) MongoDB
9 64 (2.37%) Big Data
10 57 (2.11%) RDBMS
11 51 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
12 50 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
13 46 (1.70%) Redis
14 44 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
15 37 (1.37%) DB2
16 30 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
17 26 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
18 25 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
18 25 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
19 19 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 416 (15.40%) Jenkins
2 262 (9.70%) Git (software)
3 206 (7.63%) JIRA
4 131 (4.85%) Subversion
5 126 (4.66%) TeamCity
6 114 (4.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 100 (3.70%) Maven
8 55 (2.04%) JUnit
9 46 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
10 45 (1.67%) Cucumber
11 44 (1.63%) Hudson
12 40 (1.48%) Vagrant
13 37 (1.37%) Eclipse
14 33 (1.22%) Gradle
15 24 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
16 20 (0.74%) Bitbucket
17 19 (0.70%) Selenium
18 18 (0.67%) MSBuild
19 15 (0.56%) Ant
20 14 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 690 (25.55%) Finance
2 284 (10.51%) Banking
3 158 (5.85%) Telecoms
4 68 (2.52%) Games
5 63 (2.33%) Marketing
6 58 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 55 (2.04%) Retail
8 53 (1.96%) Publishing
9 37 (1.37%) Investment Banking
10 36 (1.33%) Advertising
11 32 (1.18%) Manufacturing
12 22 (0.81%) Back Office
12 22 (0.81%) Front Office
13 19 (0.70%) Law
14 15 (0.56%) Legal
15 13 (0.48%) Electronics
16 11 (0.41%) French Language
17 7 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
17 7 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 672 (24.88%) Linux Engineer
2 607 (22.47%) Administrator
3 445 (16.48%) Systems Administrator
4 422 (15.62%) Linux Administrator
5 361 (13.37%) DevOps Engineer
6 317 (11.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 227 (8.40%) Systems Engineer
8 204 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 174 (6.44%) Support Engineer
10 172 (6.37%) Developer
11 171 (6.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 162 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 155 (5.74%) Architect
14 140 (5.18%) Linux Support
15 138 (5.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 133 (4.92%) Analyst
17 131 (4.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
18 128 (4.74%) Cloud Engineer
19 116 (4.29%) Applications Support
20 111 (4.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (9.44%) Web Services
2 237 (8.77%) LAMP
3 188 (6.96%) Middleware
4 139 (5.15%) .NET
5 109 (4.04%) XML
6 67 (2.48%) HTML
7 65 (2.41%) J2EE
8 60 (2.22%) Spring
9 55 (2.04%) Apache Camel
10 47 (1.74%) LEMP Stack
11 45 (1.67%) CSS
11 45 (1.67%) JSON
12 42 (1.55%) SOAP
13 41 (1.52%) LAPP Stack
13 41 (1.52%) RESTful
14 35 (1.30%) XSLT
15 32 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
16 31 (1.15%) Node.js
17 30 (1.11%) Java EE
17 30 (1.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 366 (13.55%) Data Centre
2 190 (7.03%) Clustering
3 123 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 117 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (2.81%) Fintech
6 59 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
7 56 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 50 (1.85%) Replication
9 43 (1.59%) CMDB
9 43 (1.59%) Statistics
10 42 (1.55%) PKI
11 39 (1.44%) Public Cloud
12 37 (1.37%) Fat Client
12 37 (1.37%) Thin Client
13 29 (1.07%) EMC VNX
13 29 (1.07%) Virtual Team
14 28 (1.04%) Hedge funds
14 28 (1.04%) iPad
15 24 (0.89%) Equities
15 24 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2508 (92.85%) Linux
2 1487 (55.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1059 (39.21%) Windows
4 761 (28.17%) CentOS
5 730 (27.03%) Unix
6 437 (16.18%) Windows Server
7 332 (12.29%) Ubuntu
8 284 (10.51%) Solaris
9 239 (8.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 190 (7.03%) Debian
11 176 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 106 (3.92%) AIX
13 104 (3.85%) SUSE
14 69 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
15 67 (2.48%) Fedora
16 63 (2.33%) HPUX
17 52 (1.93%) Windows 7
18 35 (1.30%) Windows 10
19 29 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
20 21 (0.78%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 679 (25.14%) DevOps
2 473 (17.51%) ITIL
3 437 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
4 378 (13.99%) Configuration Management
5 285 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
6 211 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 186 (6.89%) Open Source
8 174 (6.44%) Performance Tuning
9 173 (6.41%) Scrum
10 165 (6.11%) High Availability
11 158 (5.85%) Migration
12 148 (5.48%) Load Balancing
13 142 (5.26%) Service Delivery
14 131 (4.85%) Presales
15 128 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 128 (4.74%) Problem Management
15 128 (4.74%) Project Management
16 116 (4.29%) Mentoring
17 107 (3.96%) E-Commerce
17 107 (3.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 733 (27.14%) Python
2 672 (24.88%) Perl
3 666 (24.66%) Bash Shell
4 587 (21.73%) Java
5 551 (20.40%) SQL
6 340 (12.59%) PowerShell
7 330 (12.22%) Ruby
8 297 (11.00%) Shell Script
9 254 (9.40%) PHP
10 128 (4.74%) C
11 118 (4.37%) JavaScript
12 101 (3.74%) C++
13 72 (2.67%) Korn
14 66 (2.44%) C#
15 59 (2.18%) PL/SQL
16 32 (1.18%) Go
17 29 (1.07%) Bourne shell
18 27 (1.00%) AWK
19 23 (0.85%) Groovy
20 14 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 192 (7.11%) Degree
2 177 (6.55%) Security Cleared
3 119 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 105 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
5 99 (3.67%) RHCE
6 98 (3.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 91 (3.37%) CCNA
8 77 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
9 69 (2.55%) SC Cleared
10 66 (2.44%) MCSE
11 61 (2.26%) AWS Certification
12 53 (1.96%) LPIC
12 53 (1.96%) RHCSA
13 42 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
14 39 (1.44%) MCITP
14 39 (1.44%) RHCA
15 33 (1.22%) MCSA
16 29 (1.07%) DV Cleared
17 24 (0.89%) CCNP
18 23 (0.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.07%) QA
2 95 (3.52%) PCI DSS
3 69 (2.55%) SLA
4 41 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 38 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.26%) HIPAA
8 5 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.074%) GPG13
11 1 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.037%) EMIR
11 1 (0.037%) GCP
11 1 (0.037%) GDPR
11 1 (0.037%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.037%) MiFID
11 1 (0.037%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 542 (20.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 399 (14.77%) Active Directory
3 211 (7.81%) vSphere
4 200 (7.40%) Docker
5 142 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 84 (3.11%) NFS
7 81 (3.00%) Firmware
8 76 (2.81%) VMware ESX
9 73 (2.70%) Xen
10 67 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
11 62 (2.30%) XenServer
12 60 (2.22%) KVM
13 59 (2.18%) iptables
14 52 (1.93%) Virtual Servers
15 50 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
16 49 (1.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 49 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
17 47 (1.74%) vCloud
18 43 (1.59%) Postfix
19 39 (1.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 806 (29.84%) Puppet
2 445 (16.48%) Ansible
3 441 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
4 237 (8.77%) Nagios
5 143 (5.29%) SCCM
6 120 (4.44%) Terraform
7 109 (4.04%) Red Hat Satellite
8 105 (3.89%) NetBackup
9 73 (2.70%) SCOM
10 69 (2.55%) Cobbler
11 60 (2.22%) Backup Exec
12 55 (2.04%) SELinux
13 51 (1.89%) Control-M
13 51 (1.89%) Salt
14 50 (1.85%) Tivoli
15 44 (1.63%) Kubernetes
16 39 (1.44%) OpenView
17 38 (1.41%) WSUS
18 37 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
19 35 (1.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 876 (32.43%) VMware
2 602 (22.29%) Oracle
3 501 (18.55%) Microsoft
4 303 (11.22%) Cisco
5 238 (8.81%) HP
6 179 (6.63%) Citrix
7 155 (5.74%) IBM
8 120 (4.44%) Sun
9 111 (4.11%) Veritas
10 110 (4.07%) EMC
11 106 (3.92%) NetApp
12 98 (3.63%) Google
13 72 (2.67%) F5
14 71 (2.63%) Atlassian
15 63 (2.33%) Splunk
16 53 (1.96%) Dell
17 50 (1.85%) EnterpriseDB
18 48 (1.78%) SAP
19 39 (1.44%) ServiceNow
20 37 (1.37%) New Relic
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000-£40000 pro rata
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Extensive training programme + pensi
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + PHI, 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Devon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 20% Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday