Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 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.

Red Hat
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 99 106
Rank change year-on-year -47 +7 +28
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 119 212 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.82% 2.70% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 3.80% 5.34% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 103 187 276
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +14.68% +21.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £42,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £82,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +16.28%

Red Hat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,135 3,967 5,589
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.91% 50.53% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,440 3,039 4,495
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Berkshire

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Red Hat in Berkshire

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Berkshire

Red Hat
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -29 82 £50,000 -23.08% 3
Maidenhead +8 13 £50,000 -23.08% 1
Newbury -13 9 £31,250 -48.98% 1
Slough -16 2 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Red Hat
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 110 (92.44%) Linux
2 73 (61.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 70 (58.82%) DevOps
4 61 (51.26%) Windows
5 59 (49.58%) Python
5 59 (49.58%) Amazon AWS
6 56 (47.06%) CentOS
7 50 (42.02%) Bash Shell
8 48 (40.34%) Puppet
9 40 (33.61%) SaaS
10 38 (31.93%) Opscode Chef
11 35 (29.41%) VMware
12 33 (27.73%) Ansible
13 32 (26.89%) Unix
14 31 (26.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (25.21%) Perl
15 30 (25.21%) Docker
16 26 (21.85%) Terraform
17 25 (21.01%) Migration
17 25 (21.01%) Active Directory
17 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (20.17%) Ubuntu
19 22 (18.49%) Banking
20 21 (17.65%) AWS Certification
20 21 (17.65%) Fintech
21 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
21 20 (16.81%) SQL
22 19 (15.97%) Oracle
22 19 (15.97%) ServiceNow
23 18 (15.13%) Kubernetes

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (11.76%) JBoss
2 13 (10.92%) WebLogic
2 13 (10.92%) WebSphere
3 12 (10.08%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.88%) OpenStack
5 6 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.36%) Apache
6 4 (3.36%) IIS
7 3 (2.52%) Confluence
7 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.52%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.68%) Documentum
8 2 (1.68%) Mule
8 2 (1.68%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.68%) Sonic ESB
Cloud Services
1 59 (49.58%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (33.61%) SaaS
3 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (14.29%) IaaS
5 14 (11.76%) PaaS
6 10 (8.40%) Akamai
7 5 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.52%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.68%) GitHub
10 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 14 (11.76%) Firewall
2 14 (11.76%) LAN
2 14 (11.76%) WAN
3 9 (7.56%) DHCP
3 9 (7.56%) DNS
3 9 (7.56%) Internet
4 8 (6.72%) SAN
4 8 (6.72%) VPN
5 4 (3.36%) BIG-IP
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.52%) NAS
6 3 (2.52%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.52%) SSH
6 3 (2.52%) VoIP
6 3 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.52%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.68%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (1.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) NoSQL
2 12 (10.08%) RDBMS
2 12 (10.08%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.24%) Redis
4 9 (7.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (6.72%) MySQL
6 7 (5.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.68%) Big Data
9 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 7 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.52%) JIRA
4 3 (2.52%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (18.49%) Banking
2 14 (11.76%) Finance
3 8 (6.72%) Advertising
4 7 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.36%) Electronics
5 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.68%) Back Office
6 2 (1.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (40.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (24.37%) Linux Engineer
3 28 (23.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 26 (21.85%) Administrator
4 26 (21.85%) AWS Engineer
5 25 (21.01%) AWS DevOps
5 25 (21.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 23 (19.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 19 (15.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 18 (15.13%) Linux Administrator
9 12 (10.08%) Support Engineer
10 11 (9.24%) Cloud Administrator
10 11 (9.24%) Deployment Engineer
10 11 (9.24%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (8.40%) Junior
11 10 (8.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 9 (7.56%) Architect
12 9 (7.56%) Junior DevOps
13 7 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
14 6 (5.04%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.08%) LDAP
2 5 (4.20%) HTML
2 5 (4.20%) XML
3 4 (3.36%) Web Services
4 3 (2.52%) Flash
4 3 (2.52%) HTML5
5 2 (1.68%) CSS
5 2 (1.68%) Java EE
5 2 (1.68%) jQuery
5 2 (1.68%) JSON
5 2 (1.68%) Laravel
5 2 (1.68%) Middleware
5 2 (1.68%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.68%) REST
5 2 (1.68%) RESTful
5 2 (1.68%) SAP PI
5 2 (1.68%) SOAP
5 2 (1.68%) Symfony
5 2 (1.68%) WSDL
5 2 (1.68%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Fintech
2 9 (7.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.20%) DataPower
5 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.20%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.52%) PKI
6 3 (2.52%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.52%) User Experience
7 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.68%) NHS
7 2 (1.68%) PMI
8 1 (0.84%) Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.84%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 110 (92.44%) Linux
2 73 (61.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 61 (51.26%) Windows
4 56 (47.06%) CentOS
5 32 (26.89%) Unix
6 24 (20.17%) Ubuntu
7 15 (12.61%) Debian
8 13 (10.92%) Windows Server
9 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.36%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.52%) Kali Linux
12 3 (2.52%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.68%) AIX
13 2 (1.68%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.84%) SUSE
14 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (58.82%) DevOps
2 25 (21.01%) Migration
3 18 (15.13%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (12.61%) ITIL
4 15 (12.61%) Problem Management
5 14 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.24%) Microservices
7 7 (5.88%) Cloud Operations
7 7 (5.88%) Open Source
8 6 (5.04%) B2B
8 6 (5.04%) B2C
8 6 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.04%) High Availability
8 6 (5.04%) Incident Management
8 6 (5.04%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (5.04%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.04%) Runbook
9 5 (4.20%) Information Security
9 5 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.36%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 59 (49.58%) Python
2 50 (42.02%) Bash Shell
3 30 (25.21%) Perl
4 20 (16.81%) SQL
5 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
6 10 (8.40%) Ruby
7 9 (7.56%) Java
8 8 (6.72%) C
9 7 (5.88%) PHP
10 2 (1.68%) C++
10 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.84%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (17.65%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.36%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) HND
2 4 (3.36%) MCSA
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.52%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.84%) CCNA
5 1 (0.84%) CCNP
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.84%) RHCE
5 1 (0.84%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) QA
2 7 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (26.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (25.21%) Docker
3 25 (21.01%) Active Directory
4 14 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.72%) vSphere
6 6 (5.04%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.68%) KVM
8 1 (0.84%) NFS
Systems Management
1 48 (40.34%) Puppet
2 38 (31.93%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (27.73%) Ansible
4 26 (21.85%) Terraform
5 18 (15.13%) Kubernetes
6 9 (7.56%) Nagios
7 6 (5.04%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.36%) Grafana
9 3 (2.52%) Backup Exec
9 3 (2.52%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (2.52%) Nessus
9 3 (2.52%) NetBackup
9 3 (2.52%) Nmap
9 3 (2.52%) SCCM
9 3 (2.52%) SCOM
10 1 (0.84%) cPanel
10 1 (0.84%) Plesk
10 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.84%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (29.41%) VMware
2 19 (15.97%) Oracle
2 19 (15.97%) ServiceNow
3 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.08%) CA
4 12 (10.08%) Cisco
5 9 (7.56%) F5
6 8 (6.72%) Atlassian
7 6 (5.04%) SAP
7 6 (5.04%) Sun
8 5 (4.20%) HP
8 5 (4.20%) IBM
9 4 (3.36%) CommVault
9 4 (3.36%) Dell
9 4 (3.36%) EMC
9 4 (3.36%) Google
10 3 (2.52%) Brocade
10 3 (2.52%) Qualys
10 3 (2.52%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.52%) Veeam