Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Red Hat
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 194 163
Rank change year-on-year -21 -31 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 106 163 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.04% 1.40% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 3.30% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 95 154 246
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +14.29%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +9.52%

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 4310 4936 7400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.16% 42.38% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 4443 6355
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 98 (92.45%) Linux
2 61 (57.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (50.94%) CentOS
4 45 (42.45%) Finance
5 44 (41.51%) DevOps
6 42 (39.62%) Puppet
7 41 (38.68%) Bash Shell
8 39 (36.79%) Unix
8 39 (36.79%) Python
9 36 (33.96%) Amazon AWS
10 33 (31.13%) Java
11 30 (28.30%) Windows
12 27 (25.47%) VMware
12 27 (25.47%) Jenkins
13 26 (24.53%) Ansible
14 22 (20.75%) Ruby
14 22 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (20.75%) Oracle
15 21 (19.81%) Perl
15 21 (19.81%) SQL
15 21 (19.81%) Firewall
15 21 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (18.87%) TCP/IP
16 20 (18.87%) Docker
17 19 (17.92%) RHCE
17 19 (17.92%) Banking
18 18 (16.98%) Configuration Management
19 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (16.04%) Ubuntu
19 17 (16.04%) Opscode Chef

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 8 (7.55%) Apache
1 8 (7.55%) JBoss
2 7 (6.60%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.72%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.77%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.77%) CloudStack
4 4 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.77%) nginx
4 4 (3.77%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.83%) Confluence
5 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.94%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 36 (33.96%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.72%) GitHub
3 5 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (3.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (3.77%) Amazon Kinesis
4 4 (3.77%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.77%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.77%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (3.77%) Serverless
5 3 (2.83%) IaaS
6 2 (1.89%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.89%) PaaS
7 1 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.94%) npm
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.81%) Firewall
2 20 (18.87%) TCP/IP
3 12 (11.32%) iSCSI
4 8 (7.55%) SAN
5 7 (6.60%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (6.60%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (6.60%) VPN
6 6 (5.66%) DNS
6 6 (5.66%) HTTP
6 6 (5.66%) NetScaler
7 5 (4.72%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (4.72%) HTTPS
7 5 (4.72%) IPsec
7 5 (4.72%) Network Security
7 5 (4.72%) Wireless
8 4 (3.77%) LDAP
9 3 (2.83%) DHCP
10 2 (1.89%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.89%) LAN
10 2 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) MySQL
2 10 (9.43%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.66%) Big Data
5 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.72%) Redis
6 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.77%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (3.77%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (2.83%) Infinispan
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (25.47%) Jenkins
2 11 (10.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.43%) TeamCity
4 5 (4.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.72%) Subversion
5 4 (3.77%) GitLab
5 4 (3.77%) JIRA
6 3 (2.83%) Ant
6 3 (2.83%) JUnit
6 3 (2.83%) Maven
7 2 (1.89%) FishEye
7 2 (1.89%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 45 (42.45%) Finance
2 19 (17.92%) Banking
3 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (35.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (24.53%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (15.09%) Unix Engineer
4 15 (14.15%) Administrator
5 12 (11.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 12 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (10.38%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 10 (9.43%) Operations Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Senior DevOps
8 9 (8.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) IT Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) AIX Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (6.60%) Solaris Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 6 (5.66%) DBA
11 6 (5.66%) Java Developer
11 6 (5.66%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) FIX Protocol
1 7 (6.60%) Node.js
1 7 (6.60%) RESTful
2 5 (4.72%) LAMP
3 4 (3.77%) .NET
3 4 (3.77%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (3.77%) Middleware
4 3 (2.83%) Apache Flex
4 3 (2.83%) EJB
4 3 (2.83%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (2.83%) GWT
4 3 (2.83%) Java EE
4 3 (2.83%) JavaFX
4 3 (2.83%) JAX-RS
4 3 (2.83%) JMS
4 3 (2.83%) JSON
4 3 (2.83%) Swing
4 3 (2.83%) Vaadin
4 3 (2.83%) WebSockets
5 2 (1.89%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (4.72%) PKI
1 5 (4.72%) Replication
2 4 (3.77%) BBC
2 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.77%) Digital TV
2 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.77%) HP StoreVirtual
2 4 (3.77%) STB
3 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.89%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.94%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.94%) Clustering
5 1 (0.94%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.94%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 98 (92.45%) Linux
2 61 (57.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (50.94%) CentOS
4 39 (36.79%) Unix
5 30 (28.30%) Windows
6 17 (16.04%) Ubuntu
7 14 (13.21%) Windows Server
8 8 (7.55%) Solaris
9 7 (6.60%) AIX
9 7 (6.60%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (4.72%) Debian
11 5 (4.72%) Kali Linux
12 2 (1.89%) SUSE
13 1 (0.94%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) DevOps
2 22 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (16.98%) Configuration Management
4 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.26%) ITIL
6 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
7 10 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.55%) Change Control
8 8 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (7.55%) Electronic Trading
8 8 (7.55%) High Availability
8 8 (7.55%) Open Source
8 8 (7.55%) Scrum
9 6 (5.66%) Low Latency
9 6 (5.66%) Microservices
9 6 (5.66%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.72%) Security Operations
10 5 (4.72%) SIEM
10 5 (4.72%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (38.68%) Bash Shell
2 39 (36.79%) Python
3 33 (31.13%) Java
4 22 (20.75%) Ruby
5 21 (19.81%) Perl
5 21 (19.81%) SQL
6 14 (13.21%) Korn
6 14 (13.21%) Shell Script
7 9 (8.49%) Go
8 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.72%) C-shell
9 5 (4.72%) PHP
10 4 (3.77%) Clojure
11 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.94%) C
13 1 (0.94%) C++
13 1 (0.94%) Groovy
13 1 (0.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) RHCE
2 9 (8.49%) Linux+ Certification
2 9 (8.49%) RHCSA
3 7 (6.60%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.72%) CEH
5 5 (4.72%) CISSP
5 5 (4.72%) CREST Certified
5 5 (4.72%) Degree
5 5 (4.72%) GIAC
5 5 (4.72%) LPIC
5 5 (4.72%) RHCA
5 5 (4.72%) SANS
5 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.77%) MCP
7 2 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.89%) MCSE
7 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.72%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.77%) QA
3 2 (1.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.94%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (18.87%) Docker
3 14 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (8.49%) vSphere
5 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
6 6 (5.66%) iptables
7 5 (4.72%) pfSense
7 5 (4.72%) Xen
8 4 (3.77%) Varnish
8 4 (3.77%) XenServer
9 3 (2.83%) KVM
10 2 (1.89%) NFS
10 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.94%) oVirt
11 1 (0.94%) Postfix
11 1 (0.94%) PowerDNS
11 1 (0.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 42 (39.62%) Puppet
2 26 (24.53%) Ansible
3 17 (16.04%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (10.38%) Nagios
5 10 (9.43%) Terraform
6 7 (6.60%) Salt
7 6 (5.66%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (4.72%) FortiGate
9 4 (3.77%) Backup Exec
9 4 (3.77%) Cobbler
9 4 (3.77%) HAProxy
9 4 (3.77%) Icinga
9 4 (3.77%) Tivoli
10 3 (2.83%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
11 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (1.89%) SELinux
12 1 (0.94%) Control-M
12 1 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (25.47%) VMware
2 22 (20.75%) Oracle
3 15 (14.15%) HP
4 13 (12.26%) Microsoft
5 10 (9.43%) Cisco
5 10 (9.43%) SolarWinds
6 8 (7.55%) Citrix
6 8 (7.55%) NetApp
7 7 (6.60%) F5
7 7 (6.60%) Symantec
8 6 (5.66%) Splunk
9 5 (4.72%) Aruba
9 5 (4.72%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.72%) Extreme Networks
9 5 (4.72%) Fortinet
9 5 (4.72%) Google
9 5 (4.72%) Juniper
9 5 (4.72%) Palo Alto
9 5 (4.72%) Rackspace
9 5 (4.72%) Sybase