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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 219 233 200
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1438 1521 1798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.53% 1.39% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 3.50% 3.04% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1273 1422
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.29%

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
41094 49958 54038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.59% 45.66% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33174 40975 42722
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +9 1325 £51,500 +3.00% 201
London -17 573 £57,500 +4.54% 54
South East +38 353 £50,000 +17.64% 66
Berkshire +20 124 £57,500 +27.77% 11
Hampshire +60 108 £45,000 +5.88% 25
South West +30 90 £42,500 -5.55% 12
Reading +22 85 £60,000 +76.47% 7
Surrey +8 73 £52,500 - 22
West Midlands +16 70 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Yorkshire -18 68 £39,500 -16.84% 12
City of London -31 64 £57,500 -4.16% 17
Southampton +52 59 £47,500 +46.15% 6
East of England +6 59 £50,000 +5.26% 14
West Yorkshire -16 46 £45,000 -10.00% 6
North West -33 44 £37,500 -16.66% 17
Leeds -8 37 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Birmingham -7 34 £39,323 -42.80% 4
Wales -6 33 £40,000 - 9
Scotland +23 31 £38,670 +0.44% 6
South Wales +3 31 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Gloucestershire -20 27 £45,000 - 4
Cardiff +19 26 £37,500 - 4
East Midlands +16 26 £32,500 -25.71% 9
Manchester -41 26 £40,000 -11.11% 14
North East +30 23 £44,738 +27.82% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne +23 23 £44,738 +27.82% 6
Tyne and Wear +20 23 £44,738 +27.82% 6
Hertfordshire +19 23 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Bracknell +14 23 £51,250 -2.38% 2
Somerset +15 21 £26,000 +13.04% 3

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 2814 (94.65%) Linux
2 1675 (56.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1245 (41.88%) Windows
4 1171 (39.39%) VMware
5 1044 (35.12%) Puppet
6 845 (28.42%) CentOS
7 843 (28.36%) Perl
8 816 (27.45%) Unix
9 807 (27.14%) Python
10 791 (26.61%) Apache
11 747 (25.13%) Oracle
12 745 (25.06%) VMware Infrastructure
13 724 (24.35%) Finance
14 700 (23.55%) Bash Shell
15 690 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
16 674 (22.67%) DevOps
17 608 (20.45%) ITIL
18 597 (20.08%) Java
19 593 (19.95%) SQL
19 593 (19.95%) Windows Server
20 576 (19.37%) Microsoft
21 521 (17.52%) MySQL
22 515 (17.32%) Tomcat
23 500 (16.82%) SAN
24 493 (16.58%) Opscode Chef
25 483 (16.25%) Firewall
26 475 (15.98%) Cisco
27 464 (15.61%) Active Directory
28 440 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
29 432 (14.53%) 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
1 791 (26.61%) Apache
2 515 (17.32%) Tomcat
3 299 (10.06%) IIS
4 273 (9.18%) JBoss
5 194 (6.53%) nginx
6 188 (6.32%) WebLogic
7 167 (5.62%) WebSphere
8 155 (5.21%) MS Exchange
9 136 (4.57%) Confluence
10 105 (3.53%) SharePoint
11 100 (3.36%) OpenStack
12 95 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
13 88 (2.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 56 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
14 56 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
15 38 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
16 35 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
17 32 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
18 30 (1.01%) CloudStack
19 24 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 218 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 56 (1.88%) MS Office
3 18 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.067%) HipChat
5 2 (0.067%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (0.44%) Magento
1 13 (0.44%) Sentinel
2 9 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.13%) RMDS
4 3 (0.10%) HiPortfolio
5 2 (0.067%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.067%) MetaTrader
5 2 (0.067%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.034%) Documaker
6 1 (0.034%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.034%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.034%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.034%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.034%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.034%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 690 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
2 198 (6.66%) SaaS
3 177 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 157 (5.28%) Office 365
5 89 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
6 76 (2.56%) PaaS
7 61 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
8 48 (1.61%) OpenShift
9 43 (1.45%) Amazon S3
10 42 (1.41%) IaaS
11 34 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 31 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
13 24 (0.81%) Google Apps
14 23 (0.77%) Route 53
15 19 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
16 18 (0.61%) AWS OpsWorks
16 18 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
17 17 (0.57%) SoftLayer
18 14 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 14 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 500 (16.82%) SAN
2 483 (16.25%) Firewall
3 400 (13.45%) TCP/IP
4 374 (12.58%) DNS
5 218 (7.33%) LDAP
6 199 (6.69%) NAS
7 187 (6.29%) HTTP
8 165 (5.55%) WAN
9 161 (5.42%) LAN
10 135 (4.54%) Internet
11 115 (3.87%) VPN
12 82 (2.76%) DHCP
13 80 (2.69%) Network Security
14 70 (2.35%) SSL
14 70 (2.35%) VoIP
15 68 (2.29%) Kerberos
16 62 (2.09%) VLAN
17 58 (1.95%) iSCSI
17 58 (1.95%) SMTP
18 55 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 521 (17.52%) MySQL
2 407 (13.69%) SQL Server
3 155 (5.21%) Relational Database
4 132 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 118 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
6 105 (3.53%) RDBMS
7 70 (2.35%) MongoDB
8 63 (2.12%) Hadoop
9 62 (2.09%) NoSQL
10 61 (2.05%) Redis
11 58 (1.95%) Big Data
12 50 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 48 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 38 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
15 37 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
16 34 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
17 30 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
18 23 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
19 21 (0.71%) Informix
19 21 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 414 (13.93%) Jenkins
2 260 (8.75%) Git (software)
3 246 (8.27%) JIRA
4 204 (6.86%) Subversion
5 95 (3.20%) TeamCity
6 68 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 65 (2.19%) Maven
8 38 (1.28%) Vagrant
9 37 (1.24%) Ant
10 33 (1.11%) Eclipse
11 29 (0.98%) Selenium
12 28 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
13 27 (0.91%) JUnit
14 23 (0.77%) Cucumber
14 23 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (0.50%) SonarQube
16 14 (0.47%) Gradle
16 14 (0.47%) Hudson
17 13 (0.44%) Visual Studio
18 12 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 724 (24.35%) Finance
2 247 (8.31%) Banking
3 155 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 75 (2.52%) Financial Institution
5 66 (2.22%) Marketing
6 57 (1.92%) Games
7 56 (1.88%) Publishing
8 44 (1.48%) Investment Banking
9 37 (1.24%) Retail
10 29 (0.98%) Advertising
11 26 (0.87%) Electronics
12 24 (0.81%) Back Office
13 19 (0.64%) French Language
14 18 (0.61%) Front Office
15 12 (0.40%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.37%) Automotive
17 10 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.34%) Legal
18 9 (0.30%) German Language
19 4 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 729 (24.52%) Linux Engineer
2 622 (20.92%) Administrator
3 448 (15.07%) Systems Administrator
4 410 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
5 324 (10.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 323 (10.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 295 (9.92%) Systems Engineer
8 280 (9.42%) Support Engineer
9 237 (7.97%) Linux Support
10 222 (7.47%) Analyst
10 222 (7.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 197 (6.63%) Applications Support
12 194 (6.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 155 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
14 153 (5.15%) Linux Support Engineer
15 138 (4.64%) Developer
16 135 (4.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 128 (4.31%) Windows Engineer
18 119 (4.00%) Architect
19 113 (3.80%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 375 (12.61%) LAMP
2 324 (10.90%) Web Services
3 179 (6.02%) Middleware
4 130 (4.37%) .NET
5 98 (3.30%) XML
6 77 (2.59%) JSON
7 72 (2.42%) HTML
8 66 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
9 52 (1.75%) SOAP
10 50 (1.68%) LAPP Stack
11 46 (1.55%) CSS
11 46 (1.55%) J2EE
12 45 (1.51%) Spring
13 38 (1.28%) ActiveMQ
14 37 (1.24%) RabbitMQ
15 35 (1.18%) ELK Stack
15 35 (1.18%) JMS
16 33 (1.11%) RESTful
17 30 (1.01%) FIX Protocol
17 30 (1.01%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 367 (12.34%) Data Centre
2 208 (7.00%) Clustering
3 164 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 140 (4.71%) Computer Science
5 75 (2.52%) Derivative
6 73 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 62 (2.09%) Equities
8 56 (1.88%) Replication
9 54 (1.82%) PKI
10 51 (1.72%) Fintech
11 48 (1.61%) Public Cloud
12 46 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
13 45 (1.51%) Statistics
14 37 (1.24%) EMC VNX
15 36 (1.21%) Hedge funds
16 35 (1.18%) iPad
17 30 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
18 29 (0.98%) Fat Client
18 29 (0.98%) Thin Client
19 28 (0.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2814 (94.65%) Linux
2 1675 (56.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1245 (41.88%) Windows
4 845 (28.42%) CentOS
5 816 (27.45%) Unix
6 593 (19.95%) Windows Server
7 376 (12.65%) Ubuntu
8 374 (12.58%) Solaris
9 286 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 262 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 224 (7.53%) Debian
12 166 (5.58%) AIX
13 106 (3.57%) SUSE
14 90 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
15 77 (2.59%) HPUX
16 72 (2.42%) Fedora
17 54 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
18 45 (1.51%) Windows 7
19 37 (1.24%) FreeBSD
20 35 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (22.67%) DevOps
2 608 (20.45%) ITIL
3 440 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
4 412 (13.86%) Configuration Management
5 234 (7.87%) High Availability
6 220 (7.40%) Load Balancing
7 211 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
8 172 (5.79%) Open Source
9 168 (5.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 166 (5.58%) Project Management
11 150 (5.05%) Performance Tuning
12 135 (4.54%) Service Management
13 134 (4.51%) Software Engineering
14 130 (4.37%) Scrum
15 125 (4.20%) Migration
16 109 (3.67%) Information Security
16 109 (3.67%) Mentoring
16 109 (3.67%) Problem Management
17 107 (3.60%) Presales
18 98 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 843 (28.36%) Perl
2 807 (27.14%) Python
3 700 (23.55%) Bash Shell
4 597 (20.08%) Java
5 593 (19.95%) SQL
6 410 (13.79%) PowerShell
6 410 (13.79%) Ruby
7 319 (10.73%) PHP
8 284 (9.55%) Shell Script
9 136 (4.57%) JavaScript
10 131 (4.41%) C
11 118 (3.97%) C++
12 72 (2.42%) C#
13 68 (2.29%) Korn
14 44 (1.48%) Bourne shell
14 44 (1.48%) PL/SQL
15 24 (0.81%) AWK
16 20 (0.67%) T-SQL
16 20 (0.67%) VB
17 18 (0.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 268 (9.01%) Degree
2 225 (7.57%) Security Cleared
3 158 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 156 (5.25%) RHCE
5 145 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 135 (4.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 128 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
8 127 (4.27%) CCNA
9 119 (4.00%) RHCSA
10 118 (3.97%) SC Cleared
11 93 (3.13%) MCSE
12 59 (1.98%) CCNP
13 49 (1.65%) MCITP
14 45 (1.51%) MCSA
15 42 (1.41%) RHCA
16 38 (1.28%) LPIC
17 33 (1.11%) ISEB
18 31 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
19 30 (1.01%) AWS Certification
20 28 (0.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (3.53%) QA
2 91 (3.06%) PCI DSS
3 79 (2.66%) SLA
4 54 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 36 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
7 20 (0.67%) HIPAA
8 5 (0.17%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.10%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.067%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.067%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.034%) COSHH
11 1 (0.034%) GPG13
System Software
1 745 (25.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 464 (15.61%) Active Directory
3 324 (10.90%) vSphere
4 223 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 162 (5.45%) Docker
6 131 (4.41%) VMware ESX
7 129 (4.34%) Oracle RAC
8 123 (4.14%) NFS
9 121 (4.07%) VMware ESXi
10 86 (2.89%) KVM
11 73 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
12 72 (2.42%) vCloud
13 70 (2.35%) XenServer
14 65 (2.19%) Firmware
15 64 (2.15%) XenApp
16 53 (1.78%) Postfix
17 49 (1.65%) iptables
18 43 (1.45%) Squid
19 39 (1.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 39 (1.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1044 (35.12%) Puppet
2 493 (16.58%) Opscode Chef
3 432 (14.53%) Ansible
4 373 (12.55%) Nagios
5 173 (5.82%) SCCM
6 107 (3.60%) Salt
7 102 (3.43%) NetBackup
8 84 (2.83%) Control-M
9 78 (2.62%) HAProxy
10 76 (2.56%) Cobbler
11 73 (2.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 73 (2.46%) Tivoli
12 69 (2.32%) OpenAM
13 67 (2.25%) OpenView
14 65 (2.19%) Terraform
15 60 (2.02%) SCOM
16 54 (1.82%) Backup Exec
17 50 (1.68%) Zenoss
18 49 (1.65%) WSUS
19 45 (1.51%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1171 (39.39%) VMware
2 747 (25.13%) Oracle
3 576 (19.37%) Microsoft
4 475 (15.98%) Cisco
5 385 (12.95%) HP
6 210 (7.06%) Citrix
7 174 (5.85%) IBM
8 160 (5.38%) Sun
9 157 (5.28%) EMC
10 124 (4.17%) NetApp
11 107 (3.60%) Splunk
12 99 (3.33%) F5
13 97 (3.26%) Veritas
14 81 (2.72%) Symantec
15 80 (2.69%) Google
16 79 (2.66%) 3PAR
17 59 (1.98%) Qualys
18 57 (1.92%) Dell
19 56 (1.88%) Juniper
20 47 (1.58%) Atlassian
Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% shift allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Yoh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Dental
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago