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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
UK
Rank 229 223 212
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1195 1580 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.43% 1.54% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 3.28% 3.37% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1287 1361
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%

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
36445 46883 50629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.68% 45.82% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29346 38389 41446
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 19 February 2017 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -12 1128 £53,000 +1.92% 140
London +6 517 £60,000 +9.09% 56
South East +5 245 £55,000 +4.76% 33
Berkshire +7 94 £70,000 +21.73% 10
City of London +18 84 £60,000 +4.34% 15
East of England +14 80 £47,500 +16.56% 12
Yorkshire -30 75 £45,000 - 9
West Midlands +49 65 £37,500 -16.66% 4
North West -10 60 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Surrey +38 57 £50,000 -6.97% 9
South West +33 52 £42,500 -12.82% 9
West Yorkshire -9 52 £45,500 -9.00% 5
Reading +15 51 £70,000 +33.33% 8
Leeds -6 48 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Manchester -35 47 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Scotland 0 39 £40,000 - 11
East Midlands -33 30 £43,750 +2.92% 3
Gloucestershire +12 27 £37,500 - 2
Essex +30 26 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Hampshire -13 26 £57,500 +64.28% 7
Birmingham +28 25 £43,250 -13.50% 1
Edinburgh -14 25 £46,250 +15.62% 8
Oxfordshire +13 24 £48,250 +1.57% 4
Slough +48 22 £68,750 +14.58%
Nottinghamshire +8 22 £42,500 -2.85% 1
North Yorkshire -1 21 £45,000 +21.62% 3
Nottingham +8 19 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -5 19 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Colchester +21 18 £47,500 -5.00% 2
York +7 18 £45,000 +1.12% 2

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 2413 (91.96%) Linux
2 1421 (54.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1009 (38.45%) Windows
4 799 (30.45%) VMware
5 749 (28.54%) Puppet
6 740 (28.20%) CentOS
7 735 (28.01%) Python
8 713 (27.17%) Unix
9 681 (25.95%) Finance
10 658 (25.08%) DevOps
11 642 (24.47%) Bash Shell
12 617 (23.51%) Perl
13 604 (23.02%) Java
14 567 (21.61%) Apache
15 560 (21.34%) Oracle
16 537 (20.46%) SQL
17 516 (19.66%) Amazon AWS
18 495 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
19 467 (17.80%) Microsoft
20 459 (17.49%) Ansible
21 454 (17.30%) Opscode Chef
22 448 (17.07%) MySQL
22 448 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
23 413 (15.74%) Jenkins
24 412 (15.70%) Windows Server
25 406 (15.47%) Tomcat
26 401 (15.28%) ITIL
27 382 (14.56%) Active Directory
28 374 (14.25%) Configuration Management
29 345 (13.15%) Data Centre

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
1 567 (21.61%) Apache
2 406 (15.47%) Tomcat
3 320 (12.20%) JBoss
4 216 (8.23%) IIS
5 162 (6.17%) WebSphere
6 136 (5.18%) WebLogic
7 126 (4.80%) nginx
8 105 (4.00%) OpenStack
9 94 (3.58%) MS Exchange
10 88 (3.35%) Confluence
11 63 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 57 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
13 54 (2.06%) CloudStack
14 50 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
15 48 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
16 42 (1.60%) SharePoint
17 29 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 28 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
19 26 (0.99%) Apache ServiceMix
19 26 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 167 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.14%) MS Office
3 15 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.11%) GNU Octave
5 3 (0.11%) HipChat
6 1 (0.038%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.038%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.038%) Houdini
6 1 (0.038%) Maya
6 1 (0.038%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 17 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.46%) Magento
3 11 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.11%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.076%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.076%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.076%) Temenos T24
9 1 (0.038%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 1 (0.038%) OpenCart
9 1 (0.038%) Oracle BRM
9 1 (0.038%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 516 (19.66%) Amazon AWS
2 181 (6.90%) SaaS
3 147 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 83 (3.16%) PaaS
5 78 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
6 67 (2.55%) Office 365
7 53 (2.02%) IaaS
8 36 (1.37%) Amazon S3
9 33 (1.26%) G Suite
10 31 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
10 31 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
10 31 (1.18%) OpenShift
11 27 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
12 25 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 25 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
13 17 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (0.27%) Akamai
15 7 (0.27%) GitHub
16 6 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 345 (13.15%) Firewall
2 334 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 325 (12.39%) DNS
4 272 (10.37%) SAN
5 210 (8.00%) LDAP
6 129 (4.92%) DHCP
7 121 (4.61%) SSL
8 113 (4.31%) HTTP
9 107 (4.08%) LAN
10 103 (3.93%) VPN
11 92 (3.51%) WAN
12 75 (2.86%) Internet
13 70 (2.67%) Kerberos
14 68 (2.59%) SMTP
15 57 (2.17%) NAS
16 56 (2.13%) Network Security
17 54 (2.06%) iSCSI
18 49 (1.87%) VLAN
19 45 (1.71%) SNMP
20 44 (1.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 448 (17.07%) MySQL
2 252 (9.60%) SQL Server
3 130 (4.95%) Oracle Database
4 116 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
5 89 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 76 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 75 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 69 (2.63%) MongoDB
9 63 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
10 59 (2.25%) Big Data
11 49 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
11 49 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
12 44 (1.68%) Redis
13 41 (1.56%) DB2
14 40 (1.52%) RDBMS
15 29 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
16 26 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
17 24 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
17 24 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 413 (15.74%) Jenkins
2 262 (9.98%) Git (software)
3 184 (7.01%) JIRA
4 132 (5.03%) TeamCity
5 113 (4.31%) Maven
6 112 (4.27%) Subversion
7 111 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 67 (2.55%) JUnit
9 53 (2.02%) Hudson
10 52 (1.98%) Cucumber
11 46 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
12 39 (1.49%) Vagrant
13 38 (1.45%) Gradle
14 36 (1.37%) Eclipse
15 27 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
16 26 (0.99%) Bitbucket
17 22 (0.84%) MSBuild
18 20 (0.76%) FishEye
19 19 (0.72%) FlexUnit
19 19 (0.72%) IntelliJ
General
1 681 (25.95%) Finance
2 291 (11.09%) Banking
3 145 (5.53%) Telecoms
4 70 (2.67%) Games
4 70 (2.67%) Marketing
5 63 (2.40%) Retail
6 45 (1.71%) Financial Institution
7 44 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 44 (1.68%) Publishing
8 36 (1.37%) Advertising
9 30 (1.14%) Front Office
10 29 (1.11%) Investment Banking
11 24 (0.91%) Back Office
12 19 (0.72%) Law
13 17 (0.65%) Electronics
14 15 (0.57%) Legal
15 7 (0.27%) Automotive
16 6 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
17 5 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 635 (24.20%) Linux Engineer
2 574 (21.88%) Administrator
3 424 (16.16%) Systems Administrator
4 396 (15.09%) Linux Administrator
5 351 (13.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 297 (11.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 198 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 193 (7.36%) Developer
9 186 (7.09%) Systems Engineer
10 160 (6.10%) Architect
10 160 (6.10%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 149 (5.68%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 145 (5.53%) Support Engineer
13 138 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 127 (4.84%) Analyst
15 124 (4.73%) Senior Linux Engineer
16 114 (4.34%) Consultant
17 111 (4.23%) Cloud Engineer
18 107 (4.08%) Linux Support
19 99 (3.77%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (8.73%) Web Services
2 199 (7.58%) LAMP
3 177 (6.75%) Middleware
4 146 (5.56%) .NET
5 112 (4.27%) XML
6 74 (2.82%) HTML
7 70 (2.67%) J2EE
8 61 (2.32%) Spring
9 60 (2.29%) Apache Camel
10 52 (1.98%) CSS
11 48 (1.83%) RESTful
12 47 (1.79%) Java EE
13 41 (1.56%) SOAP
14 38 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
15 36 (1.37%) XSLT
16 35 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
16 35 (1.33%) JSON
16 35 (1.33%) Node.js
17 29 (1.11%) Elastic Stack
17 29 (1.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 345 (13.15%) Data Centre
2 152 (5.79%) Clustering
3 117 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 104 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 75 (2.86%) Fintech
6 74 (2.82%) Linux Command Line
7 48 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 47 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 46 (1.75%) Replication
10 39 (1.49%) CMDB
11 38 (1.45%) Fat Client
11 38 (1.45%) Public Cloud
11 38 (1.45%) Statistics
11 38 (1.45%) Thin Client
12 33 (1.26%) PKI
13 31 (1.18%) Mobile App
14 29 (1.11%) iPad
15 28 (1.07%) EMC VNX
16 26 (0.99%) Hedge funds
16 26 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2413 (91.96%) Linux
2 1421 (54.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1009 (38.45%) Windows
4 740 (28.20%) CentOS
5 713 (27.17%) Unix
6 412 (15.70%) Windows Server
7 336 (12.80%) Ubuntu
8 273 (10.40%) Solaris
9 210 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 194 (7.39%) Debian
11 163 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 93 (3.54%) AIX
12 93 (3.54%) SUSE
13 64 (2.44%) HPUX
14 55 (2.10%) Fedora
15 47 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
16 43 (1.64%) Windows 7
17 32 (1.22%) Windows 10
18 29 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
19 22 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 658 (25.08%) DevOps
2 448 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (15.28%) ITIL
4 374 (14.25%) Configuration Management
5 307 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
6 211 (8.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 206 (7.85%) Open Source
7 206 (7.85%) Scrum
8 175 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 163 (6.21%) Migration
10 144 (5.49%) Service Delivery
11 143 (5.45%) High Availability
12 128 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 119 (4.54%) Load Balancing
14 117 (4.46%) Mentoring
15 112 (4.27%) Presales
15 112 (4.27%) Software Engineering
16 110 (4.19%) Project Management
17 108 (4.12%) Problem Management
18 105 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 735 (28.01%) Python
2 642 (24.47%) Bash Shell
3 617 (23.51%) Perl
4 604 (23.02%) Java
5 537 (20.46%) SQL
6 315 (12.00%) Ruby
7 308 (11.74%) Shell Script
8 304 (11.59%) PowerShell
9 234 (8.92%) PHP
10 140 (5.34%) JavaScript
11 136 (5.18%) C
12 113 (4.31%) C++
13 80 (3.05%) Korn
14 72 (2.74%) C#
15 63 (2.40%) PL/SQL
16 39 (1.49%) Go
17 34 (1.30%) AWK
18 33 (1.26%) Bourne shell
19 24 (0.91%) Groovy
20 20 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 195 (7.43%) Degree
2 163 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 87 (3.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 84 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
5 82 (3.13%) RHCE
6 69 (2.63%) CCNA
7 67 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
8 62 (2.36%) SC Cleared
9 60 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 55 (2.10%) AWS Certification
11 48 (1.83%) LPIC
11 48 (1.83%) MCSE
12 40 (1.52%) RHCA
13 37 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
14 35 (1.33%) DV Cleared
15 34 (1.30%) RHCSA
16 24 (0.91%) CCNP
17 18 (0.69%) MCSA
18 17 (0.65%) MCITP
19 13 (0.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (4.08%) QA
2 76 (2.90%) PCI DSS
3 52 (1.98%) SLA
4 37 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 26 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.076%) GPG13
10 1 (0.038%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.038%) EMIR
10 1 (0.038%) GCP
10 1 (0.038%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.038%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.038%) MiFID
10 1 (0.038%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 495 (18.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 382 (14.56%) Active Directory
3 223 (8.50%) Docker
4 174 (6.63%) vSphere
5 109 (4.15%) Hyper-V
6 84 (3.20%) Xen
7 80 (3.05%) Firmware
8 75 (2.86%) NFS
9 65 (2.48%) XenServer
10 58 (2.21%) iptables
11 56 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
12 52 (1.98%) KVM
13 51 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
14 50 (1.91%) VMware ESX
15 47 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
16 43 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 40 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
18 39 (1.49%) Samba
19 35 (1.33%) Postfix
20 31 (1.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 749 (28.54%) Puppet
2 459 (17.49%) Ansible
3 454 (17.30%) Opscode Chef
4 222 (8.46%) Nagios
5 128 (4.88%) Terraform
6 122 (4.65%) SCCM
7 116 (4.42%) Red Hat Satellite
8 99 (3.77%) NetBackup
9 72 (2.74%) SCOM
10 64 (2.44%) Cobbler
11 58 (2.21%) SELinux
12 55 (2.10%) Kubernetes
13 50 (1.91%) Backup Exec
14 44 (1.68%) Salt
15 42 (1.60%) Tivoli
16 38 (1.45%) Oracle ZFS
17 34 (1.30%) CFEngine
18 33 (1.26%) Mesos
18 33 (1.26%) Rundeck
19 32 (1.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 799 (30.45%) VMware
2 560 (21.34%) Oracle
3 467 (17.80%) Microsoft
4 235 (8.96%) Cisco
5 211 (8.04%) HP
6 160 (6.10%) Citrix
7 144 (5.49%) IBM
8 121 (4.61%) Sun
9 103 (3.93%) EMC
10 100 (3.81%) Google
11 97 (3.70%) NetApp
11 97 (3.70%) Veritas
12 75 (2.86%) Atlassian
13 73 (2.78%) Splunk
14 67 (2.55%) F5
15 54 (2.06%) EnterpriseDB
15 54 (2.06%) SAP
16 47 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
17 44 (1.68%) Dell
17 44 (1.68%) Juniper
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
North London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago