Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 16 December 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 231 207
Rank change year-on-year +48 -24 -35
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 176 100 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.67% 0.96% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 4.21% 2.31% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 170 89 149
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,125 £41,250 £40,600
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +4.17%

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,184 4,326 4,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.59% 41.74% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,688 3,823 4,400
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,430
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the City of London

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in the City of London

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 139 (78.98%) Linux
2 99 (56.25%) Finance
3 64 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 59 (33.52%) Docker
5 57 (32.39%) Windows
6 52 (29.55%) Puppet
6 52 (29.55%) DevOps
7 51 (28.98%) CentOS
8 50 (28.41%) Python
9 46 (26.14%) Microservices
10 44 (25.00%) Ansible
10 44 (25.00%) SOAP
11 39 (22.16%) VMware
11 39 (22.16%) SaaS
12 37 (21.02%) SQL
13 36 (20.45%) Oracle
13 36 (20.45%) Unix
13 36 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
14 35 (19.89%) Kubernetes
15 32 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 32 (18.18%) Bash Shell
15 32 (18.18%) Configuration Management
16 30 (17.05%) QA
17 29 (16.48%) Java
18 28 (15.91%) PaaS
18 28 (15.91%) Jenkins
19 26 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
20 24 (13.64%) Docker Swarm
20 24 (13.64%) Web Services
20 24 (13.64%) RESTful

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 20 (11.36%) Mule
2 18 (10.23%) OpenStack
3 6 (3.41%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.41%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.84%) Apache
5 4 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.14%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 39 (22.16%) SaaS
2 36 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (15.91%) PaaS
4 22 (12.50%) OpenShift
5 20 (11.36%) Apigee
5 20 (11.36%) Boomi
6 16 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (3.41%) Office 365
7 6 (3.41%) Serverless
8 3 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.14%) GitHub
9 2 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.57%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.57%) Cloudflare
10 1 (0.57%) IaaS
10 1 (0.57%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.39%) WAN
2 12 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.68%) DNS
4 9 (5.11%) SAN
4 9 (5.11%) SSH
5 7 (3.98%) Firewall
6 6 (3.41%) DHCP
6 6 (3.41%) LAN
6 6 (3.41%) Skype
7 5 (2.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.70%) NAS
9 2 (1.14%) DSL
9 2 (1.14%) FTP
9 2 (1.14%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.14%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.14%) VoIP
9 2 (1.14%) VPN
10 1 (0.57%) ICMP
10 1 (0.57%) Internet
10 1 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.68%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.41%) NoSQL
2 6 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.84%) MySQL
3 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.57%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (15.91%) Jenkins
2 12 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (3.98%) Hudson
4 4 (2.27%) JIRA
5 3 (1.70%) Maven
5 3 (1.70%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.14%) Subversion
7 1 (0.57%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.57%) Emacs
7 1 (0.57%) GitLab
7 1 (0.57%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (56.25%) Finance
2 22 (12.50%) Retail
3 19 (10.80%) Banking
4 13 (7.39%) Advertising
5 11 (6.25%) Back Office
6 9 (5.11%) Financial Institution
7 8 (4.55%) Telecoms
8 7 (3.98%) Legal
9 3 (1.70%) Law
10 1 (0.57%) Front Office
10 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (22.16%) Administrator
2 37 (21.02%) Systems Administrator
3 33 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 33 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 26 (14.77%) Developer
5 23 (13.07%) Java Developer
5 23 (13.07%) Senior Developer
5 23 (13.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (12.50%) Architect
7 21 (11.93%) Junior
8 19 (10.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 18 (10.23%) Integration Architect
10 16 (9.09%) Analyst
10 16 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 15 (8.52%) Junior Systems Administrator
12 14 (7.95%) Enterprise Architect
12 14 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (7.39%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 12 (6.82%) Enterprise Integration Architect
15 10 (5.68%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.00%) SOAP
2 24 (13.64%) RESTful
2 24 (13.64%) Web Services
3 23 (13.07%) Apache Camel
3 23 (13.07%) REST
3 23 (13.07%) Spring
3 23 (13.07%) Spring Boot
3 23 (13.07%) XML
4 22 (12.50%) GraphQL
4 22 (12.50%) JSON
5 14 (7.95%) .NET
5 14 (7.95%) Middleware
6 5 (2.84%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (1.70%) LDAP
8 2 (1.14%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.57%) Node.js
9 1 (0.57%) OAuth
9 1 (0.57%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.41%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (3.41%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.84%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 5 (2.84%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.27%) Clustering
4 4 (2.27%) Fintech
4 4 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.70%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.14%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 139 (78.98%) Linux
2 64 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (32.39%) Windows
4 51 (28.98%) CentOS
5 36 (20.45%) Unix
6 17 (9.66%) Windows Server
7 11 (6.25%) Solaris
8 10 (5.68%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.84%) AIX
10 5 (2.84%) HPUX
10 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.84%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.70%) Debian
11 3 (1.70%) Fedora
12 2 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.55%) DevOps
2 46 (26.14%) Microservices
3 32 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 23 (13.07%) ETL
4 23 (13.07%) Pair Programming
5 22 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 20 (11.36%) API Design
7 18 (10.23%) Open Source
8 16 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
9 13 (7.39%) Information Security
9 13 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (6.82%) SIEM
11 9 (5.11%) Migration
12 7 (3.98%) Change Control
12 7 (3.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (3.98%) Machine Learning
12 7 (3.98%) Time Management
12 7 (3.98%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 50 (28.41%) Python
2 37 (21.02%) SQL
3 32 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 29 (16.48%) Java
5 18 (10.23%) Perl
6 15 (8.52%) PowerShell
7 7 (3.98%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.41%) C
9 4 (2.27%) Ruby
10 1 (0.57%) Go
10 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (9.66%) RHCE
2 16 (9.09%) Degree
3 11 (6.25%) CISSP
4 10 (5.68%) RHCSA
5 6 (3.41%) CEH
5 6 (3.41%) CISA
5 6 (3.41%) SSCP
6 5 (2.84%) CISM
6 5 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.27%) RHCA
7 4 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.70%) AWS Certification
9 2 (1.14%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (1.14%) MCP
9 2 (1.14%) MCSA
9 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.14%) OCP
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.05%) QA
2 7 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (33.52%) Docker
2 23 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (11.93%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 13 (7.39%) vSphere
6 6 (3.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (2.84%) LXC
8 2 (1.14%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.57%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.57%) iptables
9 1 (0.57%) NFS
9 1 (0.57%) Snort
9 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 52 (29.55%) Puppet
2 44 (25.00%) Ansible
3 35 (19.89%) Kubernetes
4 26 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (13.64%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (8.52%) vCenter Server
7 13 (7.39%) Nagios
7 13 (7.39%) vRealize
8 12 (6.82%) Terraform
9 5 (2.84%) NetBackup
9 5 (2.84%) Packer
9 5 (2.84%) Salt
10 3 (1.70%) CFEngine
10 3 (1.70%) Icinga
11 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.14%) Consul
11 2 (1.14%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 39 (22.16%) VMware
2 36 (20.45%) Oracle
3 22 (12.50%) HP
4 20 (11.36%) Axway
4 20 (11.36%) TIBCO
5 18 (10.23%) Microsoft
6 15 (8.52%) Cisco
7 12 (6.82%) Veritas
8 7 (3.98%) SaltStack
8 7 (3.98%) Sun
9 6 (3.41%) Dell
9 6 (3.41%) Symantec
10 5 (2.84%) IBM
11 3 (1.70%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.70%) Sybase
12 2 (1.14%) New Relic
12 2 (1.14%) Splunk
13 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.57%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.57%) Remedy