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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 212 233 216
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1440 1537 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.61% 1.43% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 3.67% 3.15% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1260 1361
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%

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
39279 48862 55065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.92% 45.41% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31486 39833 44629
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 1327 £55,000 +10.00% 154
London +6 518 £60,000 +9.09% 61
South East +29 332 £53,750 +13.15% 41
Surrey +12 99 £56,500 +25.55% 10
Berkshire -1 91 £65,000 +23.80% 14
Yorkshire -24 89 £45,500 +1.11% 9
East of England +51 88 £50,000 +17.64% 5
North West -21 84 £41,250 -13.15% 16
City of London -12 78 £62,500 +2.04% 11
Hampshire +16 74 £43,000 +14.66% 11
West Yorkshire -9 65 £50,000 +5.26% 8
South West +44 64 £42,500 +5.59% 9
Reading +4 61 £65,000 +36.84% 7
Leeds +2 61 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East Midlands +32 59 £35,000 -22.22% 5
West Midlands -5 52 £50,000 +20.48% 5
Scotland +28 41 £46,250 +12.46% 5
Manchester -43 38 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Birmingham +18 33 £67,500 +54.28% 3
Merseyside +16 32 £42,924 +7.31%
Wales -4 32 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Nottinghamshire +21 31 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South Wales +1 31 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Liverpool +1 29 £42,924 +7.31%
Edinburgh +15 28 £48,750 +18.90% 3
Southampton - 25 £40,000 - 3
North East +32 24 £42,500 - 3
Hertfordshire +22 24 £55,000 +61.76% 1
Essex +23 23 £48,500 -41.21% 1
Nottingham +7 23 £50,000 +11.11% 3

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 2740 (93.71%) Linux
2 1625 (55.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1208 (41.31%) Windows
4 1035 (35.40%) VMware
5 953 (32.59%) Puppet
6 832 (28.45%) CentOS
7 808 (27.63%) Perl
8 793 (27.12%) Unix
9 782 (26.74%) Python
9 782 (26.74%) Finance
10 742 (25.38%) Apache
11 721 (24.66%) Bash Shell
12 707 (24.18%) Oracle
13 696 (23.80%) DevOps
14 648 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 624 (21.34%) Java
16 614 (21.00%) Amazon AWS
17 588 (20.11%) SQL
18 585 (20.01%) Microsoft
19 551 (18.84%) ITIL
20 537 (18.37%) Windows Server
21 510 (17.44%) MySQL
22 505 (17.27%) Tomcat
23 465 (15.90%) Active Directory
24 444 (15.18%) Opscode Chef
25 443 (15.15%) Ansible
26 442 (15.12%) Firewall
27 441 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
28 418 (14.30%) TCP/IP
29 412 (14.09%) 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
1 742 (25.38%) Apache
2 505 (17.27%) Tomcat
3 325 (11.11%) JBoss
4 285 (9.75%) IIS
5 185 (6.33%) WebLogic
6 180 (6.16%) nginx
7 175 (5.98%) WebSphere
8 144 (4.92%) MS Exchange
9 112 (3.83%) Confluence
10 87 (2.98%) OpenStack
10 87 (2.98%) SharePoint
11 62 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
12 60 (2.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 60 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 56 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
13 56 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
14 51 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
15 42 (1.44%) CloudStack
16 27 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
17 21 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 227 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 49 (1.68%) MS Office
3 19 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.10%) HipChat
5 2 (0.068%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.034%) Houdini
6 1 (0.034%) Maya
6 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (0.44%) Magento
2 11 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.34%) Sentinel
4 9 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.14%) RMDS
6 3 (0.10%) HiPortfolio
7 2 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.068%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.068%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.034%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.034%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 614 (21.00%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (6.81%) SaaS
3 176 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 149 (5.10%) Office 365
5 87 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
6 85 (2.91%) PaaS
7 56 (1.92%) IaaS
8 49 (1.68%) Amazon S3
8 49 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
9 43 (1.47%) OpenShift
10 36 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 33 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
12 31 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 31 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
13 30 (1.03%) G Suite
14 26 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (0.41%) AWS OpsWorks
16 7 (0.24%) Route 53
16 7 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 6 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 442 (15.12%) Firewall
2 418 (14.30%) TCP/IP
3 386 (13.20%) DNS
4 361 (12.35%) SAN
5 215 (7.35%) LDAP
6 169 (5.78%) HTTP
7 142 (4.86%) LAN
8 136 (4.65%) WAN
9 124 (4.24%) NAS
10 123 (4.21%) DHCP
11 122 (4.17%) SSL
12 119 (4.07%) VPN
13 89 (3.04%) Internet
14 77 (2.63%) Kerberos
15 74 (2.53%) SMTP
16 73 (2.50%) Network Security
17 62 (2.12%) VLAN
18 54 (1.85%) iSCSI
18 54 (1.85%) VoIP
19 49 (1.68%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 510 (17.44%) MySQL
2 336 (11.49%) SQL Server
3 150 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 131 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
5 121 (4.14%) Relational Database
6 76 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 74 (2.53%) Hadoop
7 74 (2.53%) MongoDB
8 72 (2.46%) NoSQL
9 70 (2.39%) Big Data
10 54 (1.85%) Redis
11 51 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 50 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
13 40 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
14 39 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
15 38 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
16 35 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
17 32 (1.09%) DB2
18 28 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
19 25 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 397 (13.58%) Jenkins
2 260 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 234 (8.00%) JIRA
4 163 (5.57%) Subversion
5 113 (3.86%) TeamCity
6 90 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 84 (2.87%) Maven
8 38 (1.30%) Eclipse
9 37 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 37 (1.27%) Vagrant
10 34 (1.16%) JUnit
11 28 (0.96%) Cucumber
11 28 (0.96%) Selenium
12 27 (0.92%) Gradle
13 21 (0.72%) Hudson
14 20 (0.68%) Ant
15 14 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (0.41%) Visual Studio
17 10 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
18 9 (0.31%) SonarQube
General
1 782 (26.74%) Finance
2 293 (10.02%) Banking
3 160 (5.47%) Telecoms
4 82 (2.80%) Financial Institution
5 72 (2.46%) Games
6 62 (2.12%) Publishing
7 57 (1.95%) Marketing
8 46 (1.57%) Retail
9 41 (1.40%) Investment Banking
10 39 (1.33%) Advertising
11 29 (0.99%) Back Office
12 19 (0.65%) Front Office
12 19 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 17 (0.58%) French Language
14 16 (0.55%) Legal
15 13 (0.44%) Law
16 10 (0.34%) Electronics
17 7 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
17 7 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 723 (24.73%) Linux Engineer
2 618 (21.14%) Administrator
3 465 (15.90%) Systems Administrator
4 422 (14.43%) Linux Administrator
5 356 (12.18%) DevOps Engineer
6 334 (11.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 284 (9.71%) Systems Engineer
8 247 (8.45%) Support Engineer
9 234 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 191 (6.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 180 (6.16%) Linux Support
12 164 (5.61%) Applications Support
13 156 (5.34%) Architect
14 154 (5.27%) Developer
15 148 (5.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 145 (4.96%) Analyst
17 136 (4.65%) Linux Support Engineer
18 135 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
19 128 (4.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
20 119 (4.07%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (10.02%) LAMP
2 292 (9.99%) Web Services
3 207 (7.08%) Middleware
4 132 (4.51%) .NET
5 106 (3.63%) XML
6 68 (2.33%) HTML
7 63 (2.15%) JSON
8 59 (2.02%) LEMP Stack
9 58 (1.98%) J2EE
10 52 (1.78%) LAPP Stack
11 47 (1.61%) SOAP
12 44 (1.50%) CSS
13 43 (1.47%) Spring
14 39 (1.33%) Apache Camel
15 37 (1.27%) XSLT
16 31 (1.06%) ELK Stack
17 30 (1.03%) RESTful
18 29 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
19 28 (0.96%) jQuery
20 26 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 391 (13.37%) Data Centre
2 219 (7.49%) Clustering
3 143 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (3.90%) Computer Science
5 68 (2.33%) Fintech
6 65 (2.22%) Replication
7 64 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
8 62 (2.12%) PKI
9 60 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 51 (1.74%) Statistics
11 42 (1.44%) Derivative
12 39 (1.33%) CMDB
12 39 (1.33%) Public Cloud
13 38 (1.30%) Equities
13 38 (1.30%) Hedge funds
14 36 (1.23%) iPad
15 34 (1.16%) Fat Client
15 34 (1.16%) Thin Client
16 28 (0.96%) EMC VNX
17 24 (0.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2740 (93.71%) Linux
2 1625 (55.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1208 (41.31%) Windows
4 832 (28.45%) CentOS
5 793 (27.12%) Unix
6 537 (18.37%) Windows Server
7 362 (12.38%) Solaris
8 345 (11.80%) Ubuntu
9 298 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 228 (7.80%) Windows Server 2008
11 196 (6.70%) Debian
12 133 (4.55%) AIX
13 123 (4.21%) SUSE
14 88 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
15 80 (2.74%) Fedora
16 77 (2.63%) HPUX
17 47 (1.61%) Windows 7
18 34 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
19 31 (1.06%) FreeBSD
20 29 (0.99%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 696 (23.80%) DevOps
2 551 (18.84%) ITIL
3 441 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
4 412 (14.09%) Configuration Management
5 241 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
6 215 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 196 (6.70%) High Availability
8 185 (6.33%) Project Management
9 177 (6.05%) Open Source
9 177 (6.05%) Performance Tuning
10 176 (6.02%) Load Balancing
11 167 (5.71%) Migration
12 148 (5.06%) Problem Management
13 146 (4.99%) Scrum
14 125 (4.27%) Presales
15 123 (4.21%) Service Delivery
16 118 (4.04%) Mentoring
17 114 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
18 113 (3.86%) Change Management
19 111 (3.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 808 (27.63%) Perl
2 782 (26.74%) Python
3 721 (24.66%) Bash Shell
4 624 (21.34%) Java
5 588 (20.11%) SQL
6 390 (13.34%) PowerShell
7 364 (12.45%) Ruby
8 299 (10.23%) PHP
9 293 (10.02%) Shell Script
10 141 (4.82%) C
11 137 (4.69%) JavaScript
12 108 (3.69%) C++
13 78 (2.67%) C#
14 58 (1.98%) Korn
15 46 (1.57%) PL/SQL
16 36 (1.23%) AWK
17 27 (0.92%) Bourne shell
18 22 (0.75%) Groovy
19 20 (0.68%) Go
20 19 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 218 (7.46%) Degree
2 212 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 143 (4.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 142 (4.86%) RHCE
5 138 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
6 137 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 115 (3.93%) CCNA
8 107 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
9 95 (3.25%) SC Cleared
10 89 (3.04%) MCSE
11 87 (2.98%) RHCSA
12 64 (2.19%) AWS Certification
13 50 (1.71%) LPIC
14 49 (1.68%) MCITP
14 49 (1.68%) RHCA
15 43 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
15 43 (1.47%) MCSA
16 42 (1.44%) CCNP
17 28 (0.96%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
18 26 (0.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (4.04%) QA
2 106 (3.63%) PCI DSS
3 79 (2.70%) SLA
4 41 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 34 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.51%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.10%) SAS 70
9 2 (0.068%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.068%) GPG13
10 1 (0.034%) GCP
10 1 (0.034%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.034%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.034%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 648 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 465 (15.90%) Active Directory
3 263 (8.99%) vSphere
4 184 (6.29%) Hyper-V
5 174 (5.95%) Docker
6 108 (3.69%) NFS
7 102 (3.49%) VMware ESX
8 85 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
9 84 (2.87%) Firmware
10 77 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
11 75 (2.56%) KVM
12 64 (2.19%) iptables
13 61 (2.09%) XenServer
14 59 (2.02%) Postfix
15 58 (1.98%) Xen
16 57 (1.95%) vCloud
16 57 (1.95%) XenApp
17 56 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
18 53 (1.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 47 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 953 (32.59%) Puppet
2 444 (15.18%) Opscode Chef
3 443 (15.15%) Ansible
4 285 (9.75%) Nagios
5 178 (6.09%) SCCM
6 112 (3.83%) NetBackup
7 102 (3.49%) Red Hat Satellite
8 92 (3.15%) Terraform
9 75 (2.56%) Cobbler
10 73 (2.50%) SCOM
11 71 (2.43%) Control-M
12 69 (2.36%) Salt
13 58 (1.98%) Backup Exec
14 55 (1.88%) OpenView
14 55 (1.88%) Tivoli
15 54 (1.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 53 (1.81%) SELinux
17 47 (1.61%) WSUS
18 39 (1.33%) OpenAM
18 39 (1.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1035 (35.40%) VMware
2 707 (24.18%) Oracle
3 585 (20.01%) Microsoft
4 375 (12.82%) Cisco
5 287 (9.82%) HP
6 213 (7.28%) Citrix
7 178 (6.09%) IBM
8 135 (4.62%) Sun
9 120 (4.10%) EMC
10 117 (4.00%) NetApp
11 114 (3.90%) Veritas
12 91 (3.11%) Google
13 89 (3.04%) F5
14 67 (2.29%) Atlassian
15 64 (2.19%) Splunk
16 54 (1.85%) Dell
17 52 (1.78%) 3PAR
17 52 (1.78%) Qualys
18 48 (1.64%) Symantec
19 46 (1.57%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: 45 minutes ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Between £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 - £40 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum 60,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Full corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Jellyfish
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Private Medical, Life Ass
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 5 days ago