Period
to 2 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 2 July 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 319 307 292
Rank change year-on-year -12 -15 -44
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 700 1,441 1,909
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.96% 1.07% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% 2.51% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 570 1,197 1,574
Median annual salary £57,500 £53,371 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.74% -2.96% +4.76%
10th Percentile £38,450 £32,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +8.91%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 29,799 57,359 71,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.95% 42.50% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23,026 44,379 56,511
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in England

Red Hat
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in England.

Salary trend for Red Hat in England

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat in England over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in England

Red Hat
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the England region over the 6 months to 2 July 2020. 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
London -18 312 £70,000 +7.69% 17
South East +58 122 £57,500 +9.52% 14
North of England +76 91 £50,000 +11.59% 21
South West +56 86 £50,000 - 24
Midlands +86 73 £47,500 +2.70% 13
West Midlands +68 53 £47,500 - 11
North West +66 51 £50,000 +19.09% 16
Yorkshire +119 36 £50,000 -7.41% 2
East Midlands +57 19 £47,500 +46.15% 2
East of England -11 13 £52,500 +14.13% 6
North East -7 4 £38,250 -15.00% 3
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 2 July 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 620 (88.57%) Linux
2 346 (49.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 284 (40.57%) Python
4 272 (38.86%) Ansible
5 252 (36.00%) AWS
6 232 (33.14%) Windows
7 221 (31.57%) VMware
8 218 (31.14%) Docker
9 216 (30.86%) DevOps
10 203 (29.00%) CentOS
11 182 (26.00%) Bash Shell
12 159 (22.71%) Finance
13 158 (22.57%) Azure
14 153 (21.86%) Unix
15 149 (21.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 148 (21.14%) Jenkins
17 146 (20.86%) Kubernetes
18 141 (20.14%) Puppet
19 136 (19.43%) Oracle
20 129 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
21 123 (17.57%) Windows Server
22 121 (17.29%) Terraform
23 119 (17.00%) Java
24 117 (16.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 115 (16.43%) Git (software)
26 112 (16.00%) Ubuntu
27 110 (15.71%) Configuration Management
28 109 (15.57%) Microsoft
29 106 (15.14%) OpenShift
30 105 (15.00%) Active Directory

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 73 (10.43%) Tomcat
2 52 (7.43%) Apache
2 52 (7.43%) Confluence
3 38 (5.43%) WebLogic
4 37 (5.29%) OpenStack
5 29 (4.14%) Cloud Foundry
6 22 (3.14%) MS Exchange
7 21 (3.00%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 14 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 12 (1.71%) nginx
11 9 (1.29%) Red Hat Fuse
12 8 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.14%) IIS
13 7 (1.00%) JBoss
13 7 (1.00%) SharePoint
14 6 (0.86%) SAS
14 6 (0.86%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.86%) WildFly
15 4 (0.57%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.43%) Eikon
2 3 (0.43%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
2 3 (0.43%) Tesseract
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
3 2 (0.29%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.14%) Faxination
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 252 (36.00%) AWS
2 158 (22.57%) Azure
3 106 (15.14%) OpenShift
4 79 (11.29%) GCP
5 38 (5.43%) PaaS
6 34 (4.86%) Office 365
7 26 (3.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 25 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (3.00%) IBM Cloud
9 21 (3.00%) SaaS
10 20 (2.86%) Amazon S3
11 19 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (2.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 17 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
14 16 (2.29%) Serverless
15 15 (2.14%) Slack
16 13 (1.86%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (1.86%) IaaS
17 12 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
18 11 (1.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 99 (14.14%) SAN
2 67 (9.57%) Firewall
3 55 (7.86%) DNS
4 54 (7.71%) TCP/IP
5 39 (5.57%) HTTP
6 32 (4.57%) DHCP
7 28 (4.00%) VPN
8 26 (3.71%) SSL
9 22 (3.14%) LAN
10 19 (2.71%) WAN
11 16 (2.29%) NAS
12 15 (2.14%) Internet
12 15 (2.14%) Skype
13 14 (2.00%) FIX Connectivity
14 13 (1.86%) BGP
14 13 (1.86%) Multicast
15 12 (1.71%) FTP
16 11 (1.57%) DMARC
17 9 (1.29%) Network Security
18 8 (1.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.14%) MySQL
1 57 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 44 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (4.14%) Big Data
3 29 (4.14%) Relational Database
4 26 (3.71%) Amazon RDS
5 23 (3.29%) NoSQL
6 22 (3.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 22 (3.14%) MongoDB
7 20 (2.86%) Redis
8 18 (2.57%) Oracle Database
9 13 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (1.86%) MariaDB
10 9 (1.29%) InfluxDB
10 9 (1.29%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (1.29%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.00%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.71%) Data Lake
13 5 (0.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 148 (21.14%) Jenkins
2 115 (16.43%) Git (software)
3 88 (12.57%) JIRA
4 41 (5.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 30 (4.29%) Bitbucket
6 23 (3.29%) Vagrant
7 22 (3.14%) Subversion
8 21 (3.00%) Artifactory
8 21 (3.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 14 (2.00%) Bitbucket Server
10 13 (1.86%) SonarQube
11 9 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (1.00%) GitLab
12 7 (1.00%) Selenium
13 6 (0.86%) CF BOSH
13 6 (0.86%) GoCD
14 5 (0.71%) JMeter
14 5 (0.71%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.57%) JUnit
15 4 (0.57%) Maven
General
1 159 (22.71%) Finance
2 35 (5.00%) Banking
3 28 (4.00%) Retail
4 22 (3.14%) Public Sector
5 21 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.14%) Automotive
8 7 (1.00%) Legal
9 6 (0.86%) Front Office
10 5 (0.71%) Law
10 5 (0.71%) Military
11 4 (0.57%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.57%) Back Office
11 4 (0.57%) Electronics
11 4 (0.57%) Marketing
12 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.29%) Billing
14 1 (0.14%) Games
14 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
2 97 (13.86%) Administrator
2 97 (13.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 87 (12.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 66 (9.43%) Linux Administrator
5 59 (8.43%) Systems Administrator
6 57 (8.14%) Architect
7 49 (7.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 46 (6.57%) Analyst
9 42 (6.00%) Developer
10 35 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
11 28 (4.00%) Cloud Architect
12 25 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
13 24 (3.43%) Technical Architect
14 22 (3.14%) Platform Engineer
15 21 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
15 21 (3.00%) Linux Support
16 20 (2.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 20 (2.86%) Python Engineer
16 20 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (5.00%) Middleware
2 34 (4.86%) Spring
3 32 (4.57%) LDAP
4 28 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
5 27 (3.86%) Kafka
6 25 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
6 25 (3.57%) REST
6 25 (3.57%) Web Services
7 24 (3.43%) Java EE
7 24 (3.43%) LAMP
7 24 (3.43%) Spring Boot
7 24 (3.43%) XML
8 23 (3.29%) FIX Protocol
8 23 (3.29%) RESTful
9 22 (3.14%) JSON
10 21 (3.00%) .NET
11 20 (2.86%) Node.js
12 19 (2.71%) J2EE
12 19 (2.71%) YAML
13 18 (2.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (11.00%) Data Centre
2 66 (9.43%) Public Cloud
3 47 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.71%) Private Cloud
5 31 (4.43%) Cloud Native
5 31 (4.43%) Clustering
6 25 (3.57%) Replication
7 23 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
8 21 (3.00%) Derivative
9 16 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
10 15 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
11 14 (2.00%) Eurex
12 13 (1.86%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (1.43%) PKI
15 9 (1.29%) User Experience
15 9 (1.29%) Virtual Team
16 7 (1.00%) EMC VNX
17 6 (0.86%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 620 (88.57%) Linux
2 346 (49.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 232 (33.14%) Windows
4 203 (29.00%) CentOS
5 153 (21.86%) Unix
6 123 (17.57%) Windows Server
7 112 (16.00%) Ubuntu
8 65 (9.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 59 (8.43%) Solaris
10 38 (5.43%) AIX
10 38 (5.43%) Windows Server 2016
11 34 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (3.86%) Debian
13 24 (3.43%) Oracle Linux
14 23 (3.29%) SUSE
15 20 (2.86%) Windows 10
16 17 (2.43%) Fedora
16 17 (2.43%) HPUX
16 17 (2.43%) Windows 7
17 15 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (30.86%) DevOps
2 129 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (16.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 110 (15.71%) Configuration Management
5 89 (12.71%) ITIL
6 84 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (11.57%) Open Source
8 74 (10.57%) High Availability
9 73 (10.43%) Infrastructure as Code
10 65 (9.29%) Scrum
11 62 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
11 62 (8.86%) Software Engineering
12 61 (8.71%) Problem-Solving
13 54 (7.71%) Mentoring
14 52 (7.43%) Disaster Recovery
15 49 (7.00%) Microservices
16 47 (6.71%) Cybersecurity
17 45 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
18 44 (6.29%) Fintech
18 44 (6.29%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 284 (40.57%) Python
2 182 (26.00%) Bash Shell
3 119 (17.00%) Java
4 103 (14.71%) SQL
5 93 (13.29%) PowerShell
6 78 (11.14%) Shell Script
7 62 (8.86%) Perl
8 54 (7.71%) PHP
9 48 (6.86%) Go
10 45 (6.43%) Ruby
11 44 (6.29%) C
11 44 (6.29%) C++
12 30 (4.29%) JavaScript
13 20 (2.86%) PL/SQL
14 17 (2.43%) R
15 15 (2.14%) C#
16 14 (2.00%) Korn
17 9 (1.29%) Scala
18 7 (1.00%) Groovy
18 7 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 43 (6.14%) RHCE
3 41 (5.86%) Degree
4 38 (5.43%) DV Cleared
4 38 (5.43%) SC Cleared
5 34 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 33 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (4.29%) MCSE
8 23 (3.29%) MCSA
9 22 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (2.00%) CCNA
11 13 (1.86%) RHCSA
12 11 (1.57%) CCNP
13 8 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.14%) Linux+ Certification
14 7 (1.00%) CISSP
14 7 (1.00%) GIAC
14 7 (1.00%) Network+ Certification
14 7 (1.00%) SANS
14 7 (1.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.71%) QA
2 24 (3.43%) SLA
3 15 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.29%) GDPR
5 7 (1.00%) Government Security Classifications
5 7 (1.00%) NCSC
6 5 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.71%) ISO 22301
6 5 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.71%) NIST
7 4 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 218 (31.14%) Docker
2 149 (21.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (15.00%) Active Directory
4 46 (6.57%) vSphere
5 42 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (3.71%) Hyper-V
7 25 (3.57%) KVM
8 22 (3.14%) NFS
8 22 (3.14%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (3.14%) Virtual Servers
9 21 (3.00%) VirtualBox
10 16 (2.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 12 (1.71%) Samba
12 11 (1.57%) GlusterFS
13 10 (1.43%) OpenAM
14 9 (1.29%) XenApp
15 7 (1.00%) vCloud
15 7 (1.00%) Xen
16 5 (0.71%) PowerHA
17 4 (0.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
Systems Management
1 272 (38.86%) Ansible
2 146 (20.86%) Kubernetes
3 141 (20.14%) Puppet
4 121 (17.29%) Terraform
5 70 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 40 (5.71%) SCCM
7 39 (5.57%) Red Hat Satellite
8 35 (5.00%) Nagios
9 28 (4.00%) WSUS
9 28 (4.00%) ZABBIX
10 24 (3.43%) SCOM
11 22 (3.14%) Docker Swarm
12 20 (2.86%) vCenter Server
13 18 (2.57%) Grafana
14 15 (2.14%) Packer
15 12 (1.71%) Icinga
16 11 (1.57%) Proxmox
16 11 (1.57%) QRadar
17 10 (1.43%) BladeLogic
17 10 (1.43%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 221 (31.57%) VMware
2 136 (19.43%) Oracle
3 109 (15.57%) Microsoft
4 58 (8.29%) IBM
5 55 (7.86%) Google
6 50 (7.14%) Cisco
7 49 (7.00%) HP
8 42 (6.00%) NetApp
9 35 (5.00%) EMC
10 34 (4.86%) SolarWinds
11 29 (4.14%) Splunk
12 26 (3.71%) Atlassian
12 26 (3.71%) Dell
13 25 (3.57%) Juniper
14 23 (3.29%) Citrix
15 19 (2.71%) SAP
16 17 (2.43%) Bloomberg
16 17 (2.43%) F5
16 17 (2.43%) Reuters
17 15 (2.14%) Remedy