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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 215 229 196
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1519 1614 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.56% 1.46% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.53% 3.12% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1344 1514
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,900 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
43003 51762 56312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.30% 46.77% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 41797 45555
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 £42,000 £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 June 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 June 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 +14 1444 £50,000 - 151
London +13 722 £57,500 +4.54% 70
South East +10 306 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Berkshire +46 155 £52,500 +23.52% 9
Yorkshire +27 128 £40,000 - 19
City of London +3 118 £57,500 +4.54% 20
West Yorkshire +21 87 £40,000 - 15
East of England +20 82 £52,500 +16.66% 9
Reading +1 71 £55,000 +120.00% 5
Leeds +22 63 £43,125 +7.81% 15
East Midlands +49 59 £42,000 -15.15% 5
Surrey -11 59 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Hampshire +6 57 £40,500 -4.70% 7
South West -22 50 £48,750 +8.33% 7
West Midlands -29 44 £39,000 -11.36% 8
North West +5 39 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Scotland -1 30 £42,750 -22.27% 10
Manchester -13 29 £33,000 -17.50% 4
Bracknell +21 28 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Bedfordshire +39 27 £55,000 +46.66%
Essex +22 26 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Bradford +33 24 £40,000 +14.28%
Nottinghamshire +25 21 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Coventry +23 21 £40,000 +6.66% 3
South Yorkshire +11 21 £50,000 +28.20% 2
North Yorkshire +16 19 £40,500 +8.00% 1
Portsmouth +13 18 £40,500 -10.00%
Woking -10 17 £50,000 -
Egham - 17 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh +8 16 £40,585 -6.70% 2

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 2876 (94.61%) Linux
2 1835 (60.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1280 (42.11%) Windows
4 1151 (37.86%) VMware
5 1044 (34.34%) Puppet
6 872 (28.68%) Unix
7 853 (28.06%) Python
8 833 (27.40%) Perl
9 807 (26.55%) Oracle
10 782 (25.72%) CentOS
11 772 (25.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 741 (24.38%) Bash Shell
13 736 (24.21%) Apache
14 721 (23.72%) Amazon AWS
15 657 (21.61%) Finance
16 637 (20.95%) Windows Server
17 613 (20.16%) DevOps
18 612 (20.13%) ITIL
19 586 (19.28%) MySQL
20 581 (19.11%) Microsoft
21 579 (19.05%) SQL
22 578 (19.01%) Java
23 566 (18.62%) Opscode Chef
24 564 (18.55%) Firewall
25 554 (18.22%) SAN
26 543 (17.86%) Cisco
27 532 (17.50%) Tomcat
28 469 (15.43%) DNS
28 469 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
29 441 (14.51%) 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
1 736 (24.21%) Apache
2 532 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 281 (9.24%) JBoss
4 229 (7.53%) IIS
5 179 (5.89%) WebSphere
6 171 (5.63%) OpenStack
7 156 (5.13%) WebLogic
8 152 (5.00%) MS Exchange
8 152 (5.00%) nginx
9 113 (3.72%) Confluence
10 90 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
11 86 (2.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 63 (2.07%) SharePoint
13 60 (1.97%) CloudStack
14 55 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
14 55 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
15 52 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
16 41 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
17 34 (1.12%) Skype for Business
18 26 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 189 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 53 (1.74%) MS Office
3 15 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.099%) MS Project
6 1 (0.033%) HipChat
6 1 (0.033%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.16%) Magento
7 4 (0.13%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.099%) Documaker
8 3 (0.099%) MetaTrader
8 3 (0.099%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.066%) CODA-Financials
9 2 (0.066%) Hi Portfolio
9 2 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.066%) Remedy AR System
9 2 (0.066%) RMDS
10 1 (0.033%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.033%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.033%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.033%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.033%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 721 (23.72%) Amazon AWS
2 210 (6.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 166 (5.46%) SaaS
4 129 (4.24%) Office 365
5 106 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
6 79 (2.60%) PaaS
7 63 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
8 47 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
9 46 (1.51%) OpenShift
10 43 (1.41%) IaaS
11 39 (1.28%) Amazon S3
12 36 (1.18%) Route 53
12 36 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 33 (1.09%) Google Apps
14 24 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
15 17 (0.56%) SoftLayer
16 13 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
16 13 (0.43%) GitHub
17 12 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
18 8 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 564 (18.55%) Firewall
2 554 (18.22%) SAN
3 469 (15.43%) DNS
4 356 (11.71%) TCP/IP
5 242 (7.96%) LDAP
6 226 (7.43%) NAS
7 190 (6.25%) HTTP
8 188 (6.18%) LAN
9 182 (5.99%) WAN
10 160 (5.26%) Internet
11 107 (3.52%) VPN
12 106 (3.49%) DHCP
13 99 (3.26%) Cisco Nexus
14 87 (2.86%) SSL
15 85 (2.80%) Network Security
16 80 (2.63%) VoIP
17 72 (2.37%) iSCSI
18 68 (2.24%) SMTP
19 64 (2.11%) Kerberos
20 54 (1.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (19.28%) MySQL
2 407 (13.39%) SQL Server
3 167 (5.49%) Oracle Database
4 147 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 117 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 112 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
7 93 (3.06%) RDBMS
8 78 (2.57%) Big Data
9 75 (2.47%) Hadoop
10 63 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 52 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
12 49 (1.61%) Redis
13 37 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
14 32 (1.05%) Informix
14 32 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
15 31 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
15 31 (1.02%) NoSQL
15 31 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (0.95%) DB2
17 27 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 440 (14.47%) Jenkins
2 319 (10.49%) Git (software)
3 221 (7.27%) Subversion
4 184 (6.05%) JIRA
5 92 (3.03%) TeamCity
6 50 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 47 (1.55%) Maven
8 46 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
9 39 (1.28%) Ant
10 35 (1.15%) Vagrant
11 31 (1.02%) JUnit
12 30 (0.99%) Hudson
13 26 (0.86%) Eclipse
13 26 (0.86%) Selenium
14 21 (0.69%) Cucumber
15 18 (0.59%) InstallShield
16 14 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
18 12 (0.39%) GCC
18 12 (0.39%) Metasploit
General
1 657 (21.61%) Finance
2 199 (6.55%) Banking
3 142 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 74 (2.43%) Marketing
5 63 (2.07%) Games
6 61 (2.01%) Retail
7 53 (1.74%) Financial Institution
8 47 (1.55%) Publishing
9 35 (1.15%) Advertising
10 33 (1.09%) Electronics
11 28 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 23 (0.76%) Back Office
13 19 (0.63%) Law
14 17 (0.56%) Front Office
15 15 (0.49%) Investment Banking
16 13 (0.43%) Legal
17 12 (0.39%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.39%) Automotive
17 12 (0.39%) German Language
18 10 (0.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 694 (22.83%) Linux Engineer
2 656 (21.58%) Administrator
3 443 (14.57%) Systems Administrator
4 440 (14.47%) Linux Administrator
5 332 (10.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 317 (10.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 275 (9.05%) Analyst
8 251 (8.26%) Systems Engineer
9 236 (7.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 230 (7.57%) Linux Support
11 224 (7.37%) Support Engineer
12 197 (6.48%) Cloud Engineer
13 179 (5.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 151 (4.97%) Applications Support
15 150 (4.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 148 (4.87%) Developer
17 128 (4.21%) Windows Engineer
18 127 (4.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 119 (3.91%) AWS Engineer
20 118 (3.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (13.78%) LAMP
2 357 (11.74%) Web Services
3 174 (5.72%) Middleware
4 146 (4.80%) .NET
5 101 (3.32%) JSON
6 93 (3.06%) HTML
7 91 (2.99%) XML
8 67 (2.20%) ActiveMQ
9 65 (2.14%) Spring
10 64 (2.11%) J2EE
11 62 (2.04%) SOAP
12 61 (2.01%) CSS
13 54 (1.78%) LEMP Stack
14 44 (1.45%) Java EE
14 44 (1.45%) REST
15 42 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
16 41 (1.35%) Apache Camel
16 41 (1.35%) jQuery
17 39 (1.28%) JMS
17 39 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 322 (10.59%) Data Centre
2 191 (6.28%) Clustering
3 153 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
4 137 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 72 (2.37%) Derivative
6 66 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 61 (2.01%) Replication
8 57 (1.88%) EMC VNX
9 54 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
10 52 (1.71%) Equities
10 52 (1.71%) PKI
11 42 (1.38%) Hedge funds
11 42 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
12 41 (1.35%) iPad
13 36 (1.18%) Public Cloud
14 35 (1.15%) Fintech
15 29 (0.95%) Statistics
15 29 (0.95%) Virtual Team
16 28 (0.92%) Mathematics
17 27 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2876 (94.61%) Linux
2 1835 (60.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1280 (42.11%) Windows
4 872 (28.68%) Unix
5 782 (25.72%) CentOS
6 637 (20.95%) Windows Server
7 364 (11.97%) Ubuntu
8 362 (11.91%) Solaris
9 322 (10.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 254 (8.36%) Debian
11 245 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 200 (6.58%) AIX
13 125 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 81 (2.66%) SUSE
15 79 (2.60%) HPUX
16 75 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
17 59 (1.94%) Windows 7
18 39 (1.28%) Fedora
19 35 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 29 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 613 (20.16%) DevOps
2 612 (20.13%) ITIL
3 469 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
4 413 (13.59%) Configuration Management
5 299 (9.84%) High Availability
6 258 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 249 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
8 241 (7.93%) Load Balancing
9 202 (6.64%) Open Source
10 189 (6.22%) Performance Tuning
11 158 (5.20%) Service Management
12 140 (4.61%) Scrum
13 133 (4.38%) Migration
14 132 (4.34%) Software Engineering
15 119 (3.91%) Change Management
16 113 (3.72%) Project Management
17 111 (3.65%) Web Operations
18 109 (3.59%) Incident Management
19 105 (3.45%) Information Security
20 104 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 853 (28.06%) Python
2 833 (27.40%) Perl
3 741 (24.38%) Bash Shell
4 579 (19.05%) SQL
5 578 (19.01%) Java
6 432 (14.21%) Ruby
7 352 (11.58%) PowerShell
8 311 (10.23%) PHP
9 310 (10.20%) Shell Script
10 136 (4.47%) JavaScript
11 124 (4.08%) C
12 96 (3.16%) C++
13 80 (2.63%) Korn
14 59 (1.94%) C#
15 44 (1.45%) PL/SQL
16 41 (1.35%) Bourne shell
17 32 (1.05%) AWK
18 26 (0.86%) sed
19 23 (0.76%) VB
20 20 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 323 (10.63%) Degree
2 177 (5.82%) Security Cleared
3 170 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
4 156 (5.13%) RHCE
5 129 (4.24%) CCNA
6 126 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 119 (3.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 108 (3.55%) SC Cleared
9 99 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
10 86 (2.83%) CCNP
11 77 (2.53%) RHCSA
12 72 (2.37%) MCSE
13 59 (1.94%) CISSP
14 39 (1.28%) CEH
15 38 (1.25%) ISEB
16 34 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
16 34 (1.12%) Security+ Certification
17 33 (1.09%) MCSA
18 29 (0.95%) MCITP
18 29 (0.95%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (3.09%) QA
2 89 (2.93%) SLA
3 41 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 40 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.30%) HIPAA
6 9 (0.30%) ISO27002
7 6 (0.20%) GPG13
8 4 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.13%) SAS 70
9 3 (0.099%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.066%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.066%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.033%) COSHH
11 1 (0.033%) HL7
11 1 (0.033%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 772 (25.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 421 (13.85%) Active Directory
3 305 (10.03%) vSphere
4 186 (6.12%) Hyper-V
5 164 (5.39%) Docker
6 148 (4.87%) Oracle RAC
7 141 (4.64%) NFS
8 133 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
9 107 (3.52%) VMware ESX
10 98 (3.22%) Virtual Machines
11 94 (3.09%) KVM
12 84 (2.76%) Xen
13 75 (2.47%) XenServer
14 59 (1.94%) Squid
15 52 (1.71%) iptables
16 51 (1.68%) XenApp
17 46 (1.51%) vCloud
18 45 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
19 41 (1.35%) Firmware
20 37 (1.22%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1044 (34.34%) Puppet
2 566 (18.62%) Opscode Chef
3 441 (14.51%) Ansible
4 411 (13.52%) Nagios
5 149 (4.90%) Salt
6 107 (3.52%) SCCM
7 87 (2.86%) HAProxy
8 74 (2.43%) OpenAM
9 66 (2.17%) Cobbler
9 66 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
10 64 (2.11%) Cacti
10 64 (2.11%) ZABBIX
11 62 (2.04%) NetBackup
12 60 (1.97%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 57 (1.88%) Tivoli
14 52 (1.71%) Control-M
15 51 (1.68%) WSUS
16 49 (1.61%) CFEngine
16 49 (1.61%) OpenView
17 48 (1.58%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1151 (37.86%) VMware
2 807 (26.55%) Oracle
3 581 (19.11%) Microsoft
4 543 (17.86%) Cisco
5 430 (14.14%) HP
6 207 (6.81%) NetApp
7 205 (6.74%) IBM
8 169 (5.56%) Citrix
9 162 (5.33%) EMC
10 156 (5.13%) Sun
11 125 (4.11%) Splunk
12 115 (3.78%) F5
13 104 (3.42%) Symantec
14 94 (3.09%) Veritas
15 91 (2.99%) 3PAR
16 83 (2.73%) Juniper
17 77 (2.53%) Google
18 69 (2.27%) SolarWinds
19 61 (2.01%) Dell
20 58 (1.91%) SAP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Employ Solutions
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £65K + bonus, full bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £51000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Energon People
Salary: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £31000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Health Insurance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + huge benefits (pension, healthcare + more!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: On-call, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + on call & OT
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago