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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 221 214 207
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1484 1675 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.51% 1.55% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.38% 3.30% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1228 1401 1465
Median salary £50,000 £49,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,900 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.42%

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
43856 50766 56491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.67% 46.96% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35729 40803 45772
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 £70,000 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 0 1413 £52,500 +5.00% 195
London -10 698 £57,500 +4.54% 80
South East -11 316 £50,000 +11.11% 38
Yorkshire +10 134 £41,500 +3.75% 23
Berkshire +38 133 £52,500 +23.52% 16
City of London -10 115 £67,500 +25.58% 24
West Yorkshire +36 93 £40,000 - 16
Surrey +3 82 £55,000 +10.00% 10
East of England +7 74 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Reading +5 64 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Leeds -3 58 £46,000 +15.00% 14
South West -33 52 £47,500 +11.76% 10
East Midlands +39 51 £41,500 +6.41% 13
West Midlands -22 43 £38,000 -10.58% 10
North West +3 42 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Hampshire -15 42 £41,000 -8.88% 9
Bradford +34 34 £40,000 +16.36% 1
Essex +28 30 £52,500 -4.54%
Scotland 0 30 £44,500 -20.88% 10
Coventry +21 28 £38,500 -35.83%
Manchester -9 26 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Oxfordshire -16 24 £43,500 -20.90%
Bedfordshire +30 22 £53,750 +43.33%
Nottinghamshire +16 22 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Egham - 21 £55,000 - 2
South Yorkshire +12 20 £50,000 +28.20% 5
Bracknell +7 20 £52,500 +13.51%
North Yorkshire -6 19 £40,250 +13.38% 1
Wales -2 17 £42,500 +6.25% 6
South Wales -7 16 £42,500 +6.25% 4

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 2844 (94.36%) Linux
2 1852 (61.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1256 (41.67%) Windows
4 1111 (36.86%) VMware
5 999 (33.15%) Puppet
6 879 (29.16%) Python
7 876 (29.06%) Unix
8 811 (26.91%) Perl
9 800 (26.54%) Oracle
10 780 (25.88%) Bash Shell
11 754 (25.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 752 (24.95%) CentOS
13 725 (24.05%) Apache
14 688 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
15 629 (20.87%) Finance
16 628 (20.84%) Windows Server
17 616 (20.44%) ITIL
18 592 (19.64%) DevOps
19 582 (19.31%) MySQL
20 581 (19.28%) Opscode Chef
21 574 (19.04%) Java
22 573 (19.01%) Cisco
23 559 (18.55%) SQL
23 559 (18.55%) Firewall
24 546 (18.12%) Microsoft
25 540 (17.92%) SAN
26 515 (17.09%) Tomcat
27 447 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
28 443 (14.70%) DNS
29 439 (14.57%) 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
1 725 (24.05%) Apache
2 515 (17.09%) Tomcat
3 291 (9.65%) JBoss
4 203 (6.74%) IIS
5 191 (6.34%) WebSphere
6 173 (5.74%) OpenStack
7 151 (5.01%) nginx
8 147 (4.88%) WebLogic
9 129 (4.28%) MS Exchange
10 89 (2.95%) Confluence
11 78 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
11 78 (2.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 71 (2.36%) CloudStack
13 66 (2.19%) WebSphere Application Server
14 53 (1.76%) SharePoint
15 49 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
16 45 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
17 41 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
18 39 (1.29%) Skype for Business
19 38 (1.26%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 200 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 57 (1.89%) MS Office
3 14 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.100%) MS Project
6 1 (0.033%) HipChat
6 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.033%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
1 17 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.17%) Magento
4 5 (0.17%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.100%) Documaker
5 3 (0.100%) MetaTrader
5 3 (0.100%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.100%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.066%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.066%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.033%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.033%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.033%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.033%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.033%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.033%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.033%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 688 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
2 213 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 159 (5.28%) SaaS
4 108 (3.58%) Amazon EC2
5 92 (3.05%) Office 365
6 86 (2.85%) PaaS
7 61 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
8 53 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 53 (1.76%) IaaS
9 45 (1.49%) OpenShift
10 41 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 37 (1.23%) Amazon S3
12 34 (1.13%) Route 53
13 30 (1.00%) Google Apps
14 20 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
15 17 (0.56%) SoftLayer
16 16 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
16 16 (0.53%) GitHub
17 10 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
18 9 (0.30%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 559 (18.55%) Firewall
2 540 (17.92%) SAN
3 443 (14.70%) DNS
4 329 (10.92%) TCP/IP
5 245 (8.13%) LDAP
6 212 (7.03%) NAS
7 184 (6.10%) LAN
8 180 (5.97%) WAN
9 176 (5.84%) HTTP
10 156 (5.18%) Internet
11 117 (3.88%) Cisco Nexus
12 104 (3.45%) VPN
13 99 (3.28%) DHCP
14 97 (3.22%) SSL
15 91 (3.02%) Network Security
16 72 (2.39%) VoIP
17 70 (2.32%) iSCSI
18 60 (1.99%) SMTP
19 53 (1.76%) FTP
19 53 (1.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 582 (19.31%) MySQL
2 410 (13.60%) SQL Server
3 163 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 134 (4.45%) MongoDB
5 133 (4.41%) Relational Database
6 120 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
7 93 (3.09%) Hadoop
8 88 (2.92%) Big Data
9 83 (2.75%) RDBMS
10 63 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 55 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
12 53 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
13 48 (1.59%) Redis
14 38 (1.26%) Informix
15 36 (1.19%) NoSQL
16 34 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
17 33 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
18 30 (1.00%) DB2
19 28 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
20 25 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 424 (14.07%) Jenkins
2 311 (10.32%) Git (software)
3 202 (6.70%) Subversion
4 145 (4.81%) JIRA
5 84 (2.79%) TeamCity
6 54 (1.79%) Maven
7 49 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
8 42 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 38 (1.26%) Vagrant
10 37 (1.23%) Ant
11 34 (1.13%) JUnit
12 29 (0.96%) Hudson
13 25 (0.83%) Cucumber
14 20 (0.66%) Eclipse
14 20 (0.66%) Selenium
15 15 (0.50%) InstallShield
15 15 (0.50%) Metasploit
16 12 (0.40%) GCC
16 12 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 629 (20.87%) Finance
2 196 (6.50%) Banking
3 143 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 82 (2.72%) Marketing
5 68 (2.26%) Retail
6 60 (1.99%) Games
7 48 (1.59%) Publishing
8 40 (1.33%) Financial Institution
9 37 (1.23%) Electronics
10 35 (1.16%) Advertising
11 33 (1.09%) Manufacturing
12 28 (0.93%) Back Office
13 20 (0.66%) Law
14 17 (0.56%) Legal
15 16 (0.53%) Investment Banking
16 15 (0.50%) Front Office
17 13 (0.43%) International Banking
18 11 (0.36%) French Language
18 11 (0.36%) German Language
19 9 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 706 (23.42%) Administrator
2 671 (22.26%) Linux Engineer
3 474 (15.73%) Linux Administrator
4 467 (15.49%) Systems Administrator
5 356 (11.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 310 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 265 (8.79%) Analyst
8 246 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
9 238 (7.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 214 (7.10%) Linux Support
11 205 (6.80%) Cloud Engineer
12 197 (6.54%) Support Engineer
13 182 (6.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 157 (5.21%) Developer
15 155 (5.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 130 (4.31%) Applications Support
17 129 (4.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 128 (4.25%) Architect
19 119 (3.95%) Windows Engineer
20 113 (3.75%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 425 (14.10%) LAMP
2 322 (10.68%) Web Services
3 179 (5.94%) Middleware
4 153 (5.08%) .NET
5 88 (2.92%) JSON
6 84 (2.79%) HTML
7 79 (2.62%) J2EE
8 77 (2.55%) XML
9 74 (2.46%) Spring
10 71 (2.36%) ActiveMQ
11 55 (1.82%) CSS
11 55 (1.82%) Java EE
11 55 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
12 53 (1.76%) SOAP
13 50 (1.66%) Apache Camel
14 49 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
15 43 (1.43%) JMS
15 43 (1.43%) REST
16 39 (1.29%) jQuery
17 38 (1.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 332 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 218 (7.23%) Clustering
3 150 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
4 139 (4.61%) Computer Science
5 73 (2.42%) EMC VNX
6 72 (2.39%) Management Information System
7 65 (2.16%) Derivative
8 62 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
9 58 (1.92%) Replication
10 53 (1.76%) Hedge funds
11 49 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
12 42 (1.39%) Equities
12 42 (1.39%) PKI
13 34 (1.13%) Fintech
13 34 (1.13%) Public Cloud
14 30 (1.00%) iPad
15 27 (0.90%) User Experience
16 25 (0.83%) Mainframe
16 25 (0.83%) Mathematics
17 23 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2844 (94.36%) Linux
2 1852 (61.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1256 (41.67%) Windows
4 876 (29.06%) Unix
5 752 (24.95%) CentOS
6 628 (20.84%) Windows Server
7 346 (11.48%) Ubuntu
8 339 (11.25%) Solaris
9 308 (10.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 243 (8.06%) Debian
11 233 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 195 (6.47%) AIX
13 133 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 84 (2.79%) SUSE
15 83 (2.75%) HPUX
16 67 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
17 54 (1.79%) Windows 7
18 37 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 35 (1.16%) Fedora
20 27 (0.90%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (20.44%) ITIL
2 592 (19.64%) DevOps
3 447 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
4 396 (13.14%) Configuration Management
5 310 (10.29%) High Availability
6 267 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 254 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
7 254 (8.43%) Load Balancing
8 208 (6.90%) Open Source
9 203 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
10 150 (4.98%) Service Management
11 136 (4.51%) Migration
12 130 (4.31%) Software Engineering
13 127 (4.21%) Scrum
14 115 (3.82%) Incident Management
15 113 (3.75%) Web Operations
16 110 (3.65%) Change Management
17 108 (3.58%) Mentoring
18 104 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
19 103 (3.42%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 879 (29.16%) Python
2 811 (26.91%) Perl
3 780 (25.88%) Bash Shell
4 574 (19.04%) Java
5 559 (18.55%) SQL
6 430 (14.27%) Ruby
7 328 (10.88%) PowerShell
8 308 (10.22%) Shell Script
9 305 (10.12%) PHP
10 125 (4.15%) JavaScript
11 115 (3.82%) C
12 88 (2.92%) C++
13 81 (2.69%) Korn
14 54 (1.79%) C#
15 39 (1.29%) PL/SQL
16 35 (1.16%) AWK
16 35 (1.16%) Bourne shell
17 26 (0.86%) sed
18 22 (0.73%) VB
19 18 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 303 (10.05%) Degree
2 184 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
3 156 (5.18%) Security Cleared
4 154 (5.11%) RHCE
5 135 (4.48%) CCNA
6 118 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 114 (3.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 97 (3.22%) CCNP
9 95 (3.15%) SC Cleared
10 86 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
11 81 (2.69%) RHCSA
12 70 (2.32%) CISSP
13 66 (2.19%) MCSE
14 43 (1.43%) CEH
15 37 (1.23%) CompTIA Security+
15 37 (1.23%) Security+ Certification
16 30 (1.00%) SANS
17 29 (0.96%) ISEB
17 29 (0.96%) RHCT
18 28 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (2.92%) SLA
2 83 (2.75%) QA
3 39 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 37 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.33%) ISO27002
7 6 (0.20%) GPG13
8 5 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.17%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.100%) HL7
9 3 (0.100%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.100%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.066%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.066%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.066%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.066%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.066%) ISO27005
11 1 (0.033%) COSHH
System Software
1 754 (25.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 388 (12.87%) Active Directory
3 308 (10.22%) vSphere
4 176 (5.84%) Docker
5 170 (5.64%) Hyper-V
6 136 (4.51%) NFS
7 129 (4.28%) VMware ESXi
8 126 (4.18%) Oracle RAC
9 108 (3.58%) VMware ESX
10 98 (3.25%) Xen
11 91 (3.02%) KVM
12 76 (2.52%) XenServer
13 64 (2.12%) Squid
14 59 (1.96%) iptables
15 49 (1.63%) Postfix
16 48 (1.59%) XenApp
17 47 (1.56%) vCloud
18 33 (1.09%) Firmware
19 27 (0.90%) Corosync
20 25 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 999 (33.15%) Puppet
2 581 (19.28%) Opscode Chef
3 439 (14.57%) Ansible
4 398 (13.21%) Nagios
5 160 (5.31%) Salt
6 91 (3.02%) SCCM
7 77 (2.55%) HAProxy
8 76 (2.52%) Red Hat Satellite
9 74 (2.46%) Cacti
10 70 (2.32%) OpenAM
11 66 (2.19%) ZABBIX
12 61 (2.02%) Opsview
13 59 (1.96%) Cobbler
14 58 (1.92%) CFEngine
14 58 (1.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 56 (1.86%) WSUS
16 54 (1.79%) FortiGate
16 54 (1.79%) Graphite
16 54 (1.79%) Tivoli
17 51 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1111 (36.86%) VMware
2 800 (26.54%) Oracle
3 573 (19.01%) Cisco
4 546 (18.12%) Microsoft
5 420 (13.93%) HP
6 210 (6.97%) NetApp
7 209 (6.93%) IBM
8 165 (5.47%) EMC
9 161 (5.34%) Citrix
10 143 (4.74%) Sun
11 127 (4.21%) Splunk
12 126 (4.18%) F5
13 107 (3.55%) Symantec
14 98 (3.25%) Juniper
15 96 (3.19%) Veritas
16 91 (3.02%) SolarWinds
17 81 (2.69%) 3PAR
18 74 (2.46%) Google
19 68 (2.26%) SAP
20 61 (2.02%) Dell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£40K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum excellent Benefits & Bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Maximum £70,000 plus up to 20% bonus, shares a
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and development
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55k - 75k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: up to £45,000 depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 basic + 5,000-6,000 oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago