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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 208 227 189
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -38
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1573 1596 1887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.60% 1.45% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 3.63% 3.12% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1315 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 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

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
43377 51231 54513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.20% 46.47% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35253 41409 43760
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 £70,250
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +23 1478 £50,000 - 142
London +20 733 £55,000 -4.34% 70
South East +24 344 £50,000 +13.63% 34
Berkshire +57 173 £52,500 +23.52% 16
City of London +6 109 £57,500 - 15
Yorkshire +17 104 £40,000 - 8
Hampshire +23 82 £41,000 -3.52% 9
Reading +10 82 £57,500 +130.00% 14
East of England +20 77 £55,000 +22.22% 3
West Yorkshire +11 69 £40,000 -11.11% 8
West Midlands +13 57 £41,000 -3.52% 4
South West 0 56 £45,000 - 5
East Midlands +44 55 £43,750 -11.61% 7
Leeds +16 54 £38,000 -15.55% 7
Surrey -18 54 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Bracknell +24 35 £52,500 +23.52%
Scotland +1 31 £41,375 -18.87% 9
North West -10 31 £32,500 -7.14% 7
Southampton +14 28 £45,000 +38.46% 6
Manchester -14 26 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Gloucestershire 0 25 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Coventry - 25 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire +26 22 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Edinburgh +14 22 £42,500 -2.29% 2
Hertfordshire +6 22 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Bedfordshire +38 20 £55,000 +29.41%
South Yorkshire +10 20 £50,000 +28.20%
Wales -16 20 £36,250 +3.57% 4
North East +18 19 £41,250 +17.85% 4
Tyne and Wear +10 19 £41,250 +17.85% 2

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2922 (94.59%) Linux
2 1853 (59.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1288 (41.70%) Windows
4 1213 (39.27%) VMware
5 1105 (35.77%) Puppet
6 878 (28.42%) Unix
7 874 (28.29%) Python
8 869 (28.13%) Perl
9 835 (27.03%) Oracle
10 811 (26.25%) CentOS
11 800 (25.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 769 (24.89%) Apache
13 753 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
14 743 (24.05%) Bash Shell
15 723 (23.41%) Finance
16 646 (20.91%) Windows Server
17 637 (20.62%) DevOps
18 634 (20.52%) ITIL
19 601 (19.46%) SQL
20 598 (19.36%) Java
21 594 (19.23%) Microsoft
22 569 (18.42%) MySQL
23 559 (18.10%) Tomcat
24 555 (17.97%) SAN
25 551 (17.84%) Firewall
26 550 (17.81%) Opscode Chef
27 520 (16.83%) Cisco
28 486 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
29 459 (14.86%) DNS
30 454 (14.70%) Active Directory

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
1 769 (24.89%) Apache
2 559 (18.10%) Tomcat
3 295 (9.55%) JBoss
4 251 (8.13%) IIS
5 176 (5.70%) WebSphere
6 174 (5.63%) nginx
7 168 (5.44%) WebLogic
8 162 (5.24%) MS Exchange
9 150 (4.86%) OpenStack
10 138 (4.47%) Confluence
11 104 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
12 95 (3.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 83 (2.69%) SharePoint
14 54 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
15 53 (1.72%) CloudStack
15 53 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
16 39 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
17 37 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
18 23 (0.74%) Skype for Business
19 22 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 189 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 52 (1.68%) MS Office
3 16 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.097%) MS Project
6 1 (0.032%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 12 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.23%) Sentinel
5 6 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.16%) Magento
7 4 (0.13%) RMDS
8 3 (0.097%) Documaker
8 3 (0.097%) Hi Portfolio
8 3 (0.097%) MetaTrader
9 2 (0.065%) CODA-Financials
9 2 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.032%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.032%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.032%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.032%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.032%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.032%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 753 (24.38%) Amazon AWS
2 210 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 190 (6.15%) SaaS
4 159 (5.15%) Office 365
5 105 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
6 86 (2.78%) PaaS
7 64 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
8 50 (1.62%) IaaS
9 47 (1.52%) Amazon S3
9 47 (1.52%) OpenShift
10 44 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 34 (1.10%) Route 53
12 33 (1.07%) Google Apps
13 31 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 25 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
15 17 (0.55%) SoftLayer
16 16 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
17 14 (0.45%) GitHub
18 11 (0.36%) AWS OpsWorks
19 10 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 555 (17.97%) SAN
2 551 (17.84%) Firewall
3 459 (14.86%) DNS
4 394 (12.75%) TCP/IP
5 249 (8.06%) LDAP
6 230 (7.45%) NAS
7 203 (6.57%) HTTP
8 195 (6.31%) LAN
9 192 (6.22%) WAN
10 164 (5.31%) Internet
11 108 (3.50%) VPN
12 105 (3.40%) DHCP
13 87 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
14 83 (2.69%) Network Security
15 80 (2.59%) VoIP
16 76 (2.46%) SSL
17 67 (2.17%) iSCSI
18 65 (2.10%) Kerberos
18 65 (2.10%) SMTP
19 53 (1.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 569 (18.42%) MySQL
2 418 (13.53%) SQL Server
3 166 (5.37%) Oracle Database
4 162 (5.24%) Relational Database
5 119 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 102 (3.30%) RDBMS
7 96 (3.11%) MongoDB
8 72 (2.33%) Big Data
9 67 (2.17%) Hadoop
10 57 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 51 (1.65%) Redis
12 46 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 38 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
14 36 (1.17%) Informix
15 35 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
15 35 (1.13%) NoSQL
16 32 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
17 31 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (0.87%) DB2
19 24 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 447 (14.47%) Jenkins
2 311 (10.07%) Git (software)
3 227 (7.35%) Subversion
4 223 (7.22%) JIRA
5 97 (3.14%) TeamCity
6 63 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 59 (1.91%) Maven
8 44 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 41 (1.33%) Ant
10 38 (1.23%) Vagrant
11 29 (0.94%) JUnit
11 29 (0.94%) Selenium
12 25 (0.81%) Eclipse
13 24 (0.78%) Hudson
14 20 (0.65%) Cucumber
15 18 (0.58%) InstallShield
16 16 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
17 14 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (0.42%) SonarQube
19 12 (0.39%) GCC
General
1 723 (23.41%) Finance
2 220 (7.12%) Banking
3 147 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 64 (2.07%) Financial Institution
4 64 (2.07%) Marketing
5 58 (1.88%) Games
6 54 (1.75%) Publishing
7 50 (1.62%) Retail
8 34 (1.10%) Advertising
9 28 (0.91%) Electronics
10 26 (0.84%) Back Office
11 22 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 21 (0.68%) Investment Banking
13 16 (0.52%) Front Office
14 14 (0.45%) Legal
15 13 (0.42%) German Language
16 12 (0.39%) Aerospace
16 12 (0.39%) Law
17 11 (0.36%) Automotive
18 9 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 717 (23.21%) Linux Engineer
2 650 (21.04%) Administrator
3 447 (14.47%) Linux Administrator
3 447 (14.47%) Systems Administrator
4 340 (11.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 319 (10.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 277 (8.97%) Analyst
7 254 (8.22%) Support Engineer
8 253 (8.19%) Systems Engineer
9 245 (7.93%) Linux Support
10 238 (7.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 189 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
12 185 (5.99%) Applications Support
13 165 (5.34%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 149 (4.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 138 (4.47%) Developer
16 130 (4.21%) Windows Engineer
17 129 (4.18%) Unix Engineer
18 125 (4.05%) Linux Support Engineer
19 122 (3.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (12.98%) LAMP
2 382 (12.37%) Web Services
3 187 (6.05%) Middleware
4 142 (4.60%) .NET
5 106 (3.43%) JSON
6 103 (3.33%) XML
7 87 (2.82%) HTML
8 61 (1.97%) SOAP
8 61 (1.97%) Spring
9 59 (1.91%) ActiveMQ
10 55 (1.78%) CSS
11 54 (1.75%) J2EE
11 54 (1.75%) LEMP Stack
12 43 (1.39%) RESTful
13 39 (1.26%) RabbitMQ
14 36 (1.17%) Apache Camel
14 36 (1.17%) JMS
14 36 (1.17%) LAPP Stack
14 36 (1.17%) REST
15 31 (1.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 344 (11.14%) Data Centre
2 195 (6.31%) Clustering
3 162 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
4 146 (4.73%) Computer Science
5 79 (2.56%) Derivative
6 69 (2.23%) Management Information System
7 66 (2.14%) Replication
8 63 (2.04%) Equities
9 55 (1.78%) PKI
10 50 (1.62%) EMC VNX
11 48 (1.55%) Hedge funds
12 47 (1.52%) iPad
13 46 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
14 39 (1.26%) Public Cloud
15 38 (1.23%) Statistics
16 36 (1.17%) Fintech
17 31 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
18 27 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
18 27 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 25 (0.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2922 (94.59%) Linux
2 1853 (59.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1288 (41.70%) Windows
4 878 (28.42%) Unix
5 811 (26.25%) CentOS
6 646 (20.91%) Windows Server
7 392 (12.69%) Solaris
8 379 (12.27%) Ubuntu
9 311 (10.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 279 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 248 (8.03%) Debian
12 201 (6.51%) AIX
13 112 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 107 (3.46%) SUSE
15 81 (2.62%) HPUX
16 71 (2.30%) Oracle Linux
17 58 (1.88%) Windows 7
18 45 (1.46%) Fedora
19 35 (1.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 32 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 637 (20.62%) DevOps
2 634 (20.52%) ITIL
3 486 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
4 436 (14.11%) Configuration Management
5 285 (9.23%) High Availability
6 236 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
7 228 (7.38%) Load Balancing
8 224 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 192 (6.22%) Open Source
10 181 (5.86%) Performance Tuning
11 166 (5.37%) Service Management
12 149 (4.82%) Scrum
13 148 (4.79%) Project Management
14 130 (4.21%) Software Engineering
15 126 (4.08%) Migration
16 123 (3.98%) Change Management
17 119 (3.85%) Information Security
18 109 (3.53%) Mentoring
19 105 (3.40%) Continuous Improvement
19 105 (3.40%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 874 (28.29%) Python
2 869 (28.13%) Perl
3 743 (24.05%) Bash Shell
4 601 (19.46%) SQL
5 598 (19.36%) Java
6 431 (13.95%) Ruby
7 383 (12.40%) PowerShell
8 312 (10.10%) Shell Script
9 307 (9.94%) PHP
10 135 (4.37%) C
11 134 (4.34%) JavaScript
12 103 (3.33%) C++
13 75 (2.43%) Korn
14 62 (2.01%) C#
15 42 (1.36%) Bourne shell
15 42 (1.36%) PL/SQL
16 35 (1.13%) AWK
17 25 (0.81%) sed
17 25 (0.81%) T-SQL
18 20 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 337 (10.91%) Degree
2 194 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 163 (5.28%) RHCE
4 155 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
5 135 (4.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 126 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 116 (3.76%) CCNA
8 115 (3.72%) SC Cleared
9 114 (3.69%) ITIL Certification
10 92 (2.98%) RHCSA
11 80 (2.59%) CCNP
12 74 (2.40%) MCSE
13 42 (1.36%) ISEB
14 38 (1.23%) CISSP
14 38 (1.23%) MCITP
15 34 (1.10%) RHCA
16 32 (1.04%) ISTQB
16 32 (1.04%) MCSA
17 29 (0.94%) CEH
18 23 (0.74%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (3.50%) QA
2 91 (2.95%) SLA
3 55 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 46 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 15 (0.49%) HIPAA
7 8 (0.26%) ISO27002
8 7 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (0.16%) SAS 70
10 3 (0.097%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.065%) GPG13
11 2 (0.065%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.065%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.032%) COSHH
12 1 (0.032%) HL7
System Software
1 800 (25.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 454 (14.70%) Active Directory
3 311 (10.07%) vSphere
4 204 (6.60%) Hyper-V
5 159 (5.15%) Docker
6 155 (5.02%) Oracle RAC
7 142 (4.60%) NFS
8 141 (4.56%) VMware ESXi
9 126 (4.08%) VMware ESX
10 93 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
11 91 (2.95%) KVM
12 74 (2.40%) XenServer
13 63 (2.04%) XenApp
14 61 (1.97%) Xen
15 58 (1.88%) vCloud
16 51 (1.65%) Squid
17 50 (1.62%) Firmware
18 46 (1.49%) iptables
19 43 (1.39%) Postfix
20 42 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1105 (35.77%) Puppet
2 550 (17.81%) Opscode Chef
3 448 (14.50%) Ansible
4 408 (13.21%) Nagios
5 137 (4.44%) SCCM
6 134 (4.34%) Salt
7 89 (2.88%) HAProxy
8 80 (2.59%) OpenAM
9 79 (2.56%) Cobbler
10 74 (2.40%) NetBackup
11 73 (2.36%) Control-M
12 72 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 69 (2.23%) OpenView
14 65 (2.10%) Red Hat Satellite
15 64 (2.07%) Tivoli
16 59 (1.91%) ZABBIX
17 53 (1.72%) Cacti
18 51 (1.65%) Zenoss
19 49 (1.59%) SCOM
19 49 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1213 (39.27%) VMware
2 835 (27.03%) Oracle
3 594 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 520 (16.83%) Cisco
5 444 (14.37%) HP
6 191 (6.18%) IBM
7 190 (6.15%) Citrix
8 184 (5.96%) NetApp
9 174 (5.63%) Sun
10 167 (5.41%) EMC
11 121 (3.92%) Splunk
12 108 (3.50%) F5
13 97 (3.14%) Symantec
13 97 (3.14%) Veritas
14 94 (3.04%) 3PAR
15 79 (2.56%) Juniper
16 74 (2.40%) Google
17 55 (1.78%) Dell
17 55 (1.78%) SolarWinds
18 48 (1.55%) SaltStack
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-55,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088 - £52387 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £50-70k + Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On call allowance + Car allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £9000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS + BENS
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: BUPA, pension + multiple perks
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum with additional shift allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum 10% bonus + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus, benefits and relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Fife
Reed Technology
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago