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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 195 168 165
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1606 1787 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.52% 1.74% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 3.17% 3.66% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1376 1597
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%

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
50619 48789 51798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.81% 47.56% 47.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41690 38717 43254
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 1505 £47,500 - 199
London -29 708 £50,500 -8.18% 98
South East +7 366 £44,500 -6.31% 27
City of London +16 167 £52,500 +5.00% 31
Berkshire -14 121 £47,500 +5.55% 11
Yorkshire -66 114 £42,500 +6.25% 23
Surrey +31 104 £50,000 - 7
South West +31 90 £40,750 +5.84% 12
Reading +21 73 £47,500 +7.95% 6
West Midlands 0 67 £45,000 +18.03% 10
West Yorkshire -75 66 £42,500 - 13
East of England -4 63 £46,250 +7.55% 7
North West -19 54 £40,000 - 14
Leeds -73 52 £48,250 +13.52% 12
East Midlands +27 47 £46,250 +15.62% 5
Scotland -36 46 £39,000 -17.89% 9
West Sussex - 42 £37,500 - 2
Manchester -8 41 £42,500 +8.97% 8
Hampshire -48 34 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Slough -10 33 £42,500 -8.60% 2
Wiltshire +16 32 £40,750 +18.97% 2
Crawley - 30 £35,000 - 2
Nottingham +30 25 £50,000 +22.69% 3
Nottinghamshire +30 25 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Edinburgh +10 25 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Hertfordshire -7 24 £38,000 -11.62% 2
South Wales -11 24 £38,500 -1.91%
Wales -12 24 £38,500 -1.91%
Bristol +11 23 £55,000 +54.92% 6
South Yorkshire +6 23 £33,500 +1.74% 8

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat.

1 3065 (92.63%) Linux
2 1944 (58.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1454 (43.94%) Windows
4 1363 (41.19%) VMware
5 1060 (32.03%) UNIX
6 995 (30.07%) CentOS
7 952 (28.77%) Apache
8 931 (28.14%) Perl
9 893 (26.99%) Oracle
10 864 (26.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 826 (24.96%) Puppet
12 818 (24.72%) MySQL
13 801 (24.21%) Bash Shell
14 756 (22.85%) Python
15 684 (20.67%) SAN
16 656 (19.82%) DNS
17 655 (19.79%) Cisco
18 636 (19.22%) Java
19 624 (18.86%) Solaris
20 622 (18.80%) Microsoft
21 617 (18.65%) Finance
22 587 (17.74%) SQL
23 542 (16.38%) TCP/IP
24 527 (15.93%) Tomcat
25 502 (15.17%) Firewall
26 496 (14.99%) SQL Server
27 495 (14.96%) PHP
28 492 (14.87%) HP
29 481 (14.54%) ITIL
30 471 (14.23%) Windows Server 2008

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 952 (28.77%) Apache
2 527 (15.93%) Tomcat
3 280 (8.46%) IIS
4 259 (7.83%) JBoss
5 231 (6.98%) nginx
6 195 (5.89%) MS Exchange
7 150 (4.53%) WebSphere
8 148 (4.47%) WebLogic
9 104 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 92 (2.78%) OpenStack
11 59 (1.78%) SharePoint
12 51 (1.54%) Apache Solr
13 41 (1.24%) Confluence
14 34 (1.03%) CMS
15 27 (0.82%) Lync
15 27 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
15 27 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 25 (0.76%) Node.js
17 24 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
18 23 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 268 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 70 (2.12%) MS Office
3 16 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.12%) MS Project
5 2 (0.060%) Mathematica
5 2 (0.060%) Stata
6 1 (0.030%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.030%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.030%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 30 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
6 11 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 10 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (0.30%) Fredhopper
8 9 (0.27%) Temenos T24
9 8 (0.24%) RiskWrite
10 6 (0.18%) RMDS
11 5 (0.15%) Magento
12 3 (0.091%) Hyperion Enterprise
13 2 (0.060%) Remedy ITSM
13 2 (0.060%) Oracle 11i
13 2 (0.060%) Oracle Cash Management
14 1 (0.030%) Oracle CRM
14 1 (0.030%) SAP R/3
14 1 (0.030%) Summit
14 1 (0.030%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 212 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (2.69%) SaaS
3 68 (2.06%) IaaS
4 62 (1.87%) PaaS
5 57 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
6 45 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 42 (1.27%) Office 365
8 33 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 32 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
10 19 (0.57%) Google Apps
11 18 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
12 11 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
13 10 (0.30%) GitHub
14 9 (0.27%) CloudFront
14 9 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.24%) Joyent
15 8 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
16 7 (0.21%) OpenShift
17 5 (0.15%) Route 53
18 4 (0.12%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 684 (20.67%) SAN
2 656 (19.82%) DNS
3 542 (16.38%) TCP/IP
4 502 (15.17%) Firewall
5 319 (9.64%) DHCP
6 262 (7.92%) HTTP
7 258 (7.80%) LAN
8 241 (7.28%) LDAP
9 223 (6.74%) WAN
10 203 (6.13%) Internet
11 169 (5.11%) VPN
12 158 (4.77%) NAS
13 144 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
14 131 (3.96%) SMTP
15 111 (3.35%) SSL
16 108 (3.26%) BGP
17 95 (2.87%) SSH
17 95 (2.87%) MPLS
18 86 (2.60%) OSPF
19 85 (2.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 818 (24.72%) MySQL
2 496 (14.99%) SQL Server
3 295 (8.92%) Oracle Database
4 179 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 137 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 136 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
7 131 (3.96%) MongoDB
8 128 (3.87%) RDBMS
9 79 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 71 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
11 65 (1.96%) DB2
12 64 (1.93%) Oracle Database 10g
12 64 (1.93%) NoSQL
13 51 (1.54%) Big Data
14 42 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 34 (1.03%) Hadoop
16 31 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
17 29 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
18 27 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
19 25 (0.76%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 258 (7.80%) Git (software)
2 208 (6.29%) Jenkins
3 170 (5.14%) Subversion
4 71 (2.15%) JIRA
5 61 (1.84%) Maven
6 54 (1.63%) Hudson
7 48 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (0.76%) Eclipse
9 22 (0.66%) Ant
10 21 (0.63%) Mercurial
11 18 (0.54%) JUnit
12 13 (0.39%) Selenium
13 12 (0.36%) TestLink
14 11 (0.33%) InstallShield
15 10 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
16 9 (0.27%) Visual Studio
17 6 (0.18%) Fiddler
17 6 (0.18%) VisualVM
17 6 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
17 6 (0.18%) Cucumber
General
1 617 (18.65%) Finance
2 230 (6.95%) Banking
3 172 (5.20%) Telecoms
4 80 (2.42%) Retail
5 78 (2.36%) Marketing
6 63 (1.90%) Advertising
7 58 (1.75%) Games
8 41 (1.24%) Investment Banking
9 39 (1.18%) Law
10 37 (1.12%) Financial Institution
11 31 (0.94%) Publishing
12 27 (0.82%) Back Office
12 27 (0.82%) Legal
13 26 (0.79%) Electronics
14 23 (0.70%) Manufacturing
15 22 (0.66%) Front Office
16 17 (0.51%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.36%) Multimedia
18 11 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
19 10 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 986 (29.80%) Administrator
2 792 (23.93%) Systems Administrator
3 591 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
4 489 (14.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 374 (11.30%) Linux Engineer
6 240 (7.25%) Analyst
7 218 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 212 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
9 190 (5.74%) Support Engineer
10 173 (5.23%) Architect
11 166 (5.02%) DevOps Engineer
12 161 (4.87%) UNIX Administrator
13 156 (4.71%) DBA
14 142 (4.29%) Developer
15 127 (3.84%) UNIX Engineer
16 114 (3.45%) Support Analyst
17 97 (2.93%) UNIX Systems Administrator
18 95 (2.87%) Oracle DBA
19 94 (2.84%) Consultant
19 94 (2.84%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (6.92%) Web Services
2 200 (6.04%) LAMP
3 164 (4.96%) XML
4 150 (4.53%) Middleware
5 139 (4.20%) .NET
6 132 (3.99%) HTML
7 82 (2.48%) RabbitMQ
8 77 (2.33%) J2EE
9 69 (2.09%) jQuery
10 68 (2.06%) ActiveMQ
10 68 (2.06%) WebSphere MQ
11 66 (1.99%) CSS
12 54 (1.63%) SOAP
13 51 (1.54%) Spring
14 47 (1.42%) Servlets
15 45 (1.36%) ASP.NET
16 39 (1.18%) JSON
17 33 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
18 30 (0.91%) XSLT
18 30 (0.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 319 (9.64%) Clustering
2 256 (7.74%) Open Source
3 227 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 101 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 98 (2.96%) Replication
7 52 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 42 (1.27%) Derivative
9 40 (1.21%) HACMP
9 40 (1.21%) Hedge funds
10 34 (1.03%) Mathematics
10 34 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 31 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (0.91%) FlexPod
13 29 (0.88%) CLARiiON
14 27 (0.82%) Visualisation
15 26 (0.79%) Equities
16 24 (0.73%) Online Games
17 23 (0.70%) Digital Media
18 21 (0.63%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3065 (92.63%) Linux
2 1944 (58.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1454 (43.94%) Windows
4 1060 (32.03%) UNIX
5 995 (30.07%) CentOS
6 624 (18.86%) Solaris
7 471 (14.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 440 (13.30%) Ubuntu
9 315 (9.52%) Debian
10 281 (8.49%) AIX
11 251 (7.59%) SUSE
12 232 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
13 222 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 166 (5.02%) HPUX
15 108 (3.26%) Windows 7
16 104 (3.14%) Fedora
17 81 (2.45%) Oracle Linux
18 43 (1.30%) Windows XP
19 37 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 37 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (14.54%) ITIL
2 416 (12.57%) DevOps
3 295 (8.92%) Configuration Management
4 290 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
5 273 (8.25%) Load Balancing
6 256 (7.74%) E-Commerce
7 233 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
8 206 (6.23%) Project Management
9 200 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 163 (4.93%) Continuous Integration
11 148 (4.47%) Time Management
12 122 (3.69%) Capacity Planning
13 110 (3.32%) Software Engineering
14 109 (3.29%) Mentoring
15 105 (3.17%) Migration
16 104 (3.14%) Service Management
17 103 (3.11%) Service Delivery
18 95 (2.87%) Change Management
19 93 (2.81%) Problem Management
20 84 (2.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 931 (28.14%) Perl
2 801 (24.21%) Bash Shell
3 756 (22.85%) Python
4 636 (19.22%) Java
5 587 (17.74%) SQL
6 495 (14.96%) PHP
7 396 (11.97%) Shell Script
8 337 (10.18%) Ruby
9 239 (7.22%) PowerShell
10 129 (3.90%) JavaScript
11 128 (3.87%) PL/SQL
12 79 (2.39%) C++
13 76 (2.30%) C
14 66 (1.99%) Korn
15 52 (1.57%) C#
16 40 (1.21%) PHP5
17 32 (0.97%) VB
18 26 (0.79%) AWK
18 26 (0.79%) T-SQL
18 26 (0.79%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 270 (8.16%) Degree
2 208 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
3 170 (5.14%) RHCE
4 154 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 150 (4.53%) CCNA
6 100 (3.02%) SC Cleared
7 82 (2.48%) CCNP
8 70 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 59 (1.78%) MCSE
9 59 (1.78%) RHCSA
10 57 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
11 56 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 48 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
13 44 (1.33%) DV Cleared
14 34 (1.03%) CISSP
14 34 (1.03%) MCSA
15 33 (1.00%) OCP
16 32 (0.97%) RHCA
17 31 (0.94%) JNCIA
18 28 (0.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (3.72%) SLA
2 80 (2.42%) PCI DSS
3 76 (2.30%) QA
4 20 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.15%) EMIR
6 5 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.12%) COBIT
8 3 (0.091%) DICOM
9 1 (0.030%) HIPAA
System Software
1 864 (26.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 416 (12.57%) Active Directory
3 307 (9.28%) vSphere
4 193 (5.83%) NFS
5 163 (4.93%) Hyper-V
6 142 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
7 123 (3.72%) Oracle RAC
7 123 (3.72%) VMware ESX
8 107 (3.23%) KVM
9 85 (2.57%) XenApp
10 82 (2.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 79 (2.39%) Samba
12 72 (2.18%) Xen
12 72 (2.18%) Firmware
13 63 (1.90%) XenServer
14 62 (1.87%) Oracle RMAN
15 54 (1.63%) Varnish
16 43 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 38 (1.15%) XenDesktop
18 36 (1.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 826 (24.96%) Puppet
2 425 (12.84%) Opscode Chef
3 407 (12.30%) Nagios
4 152 (4.59%) NetBackup
5 95 (2.87%) ZABBIX
5 95 (2.87%) Cacti
6 90 (2.72%) Data Guard
7 77 (2.33%) Tivoli
8 71 (2.15%) Ansible
9 62 (1.87%) WSUS
10 61 (1.84%) SCCM
11 56 (1.69%) Red Hat Satellite
12 49 (1.48%) Salt
13 48 (1.45%) Vagrant
14 45 (1.36%) Zenoss
15 37 (1.12%) yum
15 37 (1.12%) CFEngine
16 36 (1.09%) OpenView
17 35 (1.06%) logstash
18 34 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1363 (41.19%) VMware
2 893 (26.99%) Oracle
3 655 (19.79%) Cisco
4 622 (18.80%) Microsoft
5 492 (14.87%) HP
6 342 (10.34%) IBM
7 273 (8.25%) Citrix
8 254 (7.68%) EMC
9 240 (7.25%) NetApp
10 181 (5.47%) Veritas
11 179 (5.41%) Juniper
12 159 (4.81%) Sun
13 158 (4.77%) Symantec
14 119 (3.60%) F5
15 90 (2.72%) Dell
16 75 (2.27%) Brocade
17 68 (2.06%) SolarWinds
18 63 (1.90%) CheckPoint
18 63 (1.90%) BMC
19 56 (1.69%) CA
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago