Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 227 235
Rank change year-on-year -54 +8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1,888 2,519 2,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.15% 1.52% 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 2.59% 3.48% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,621 2,033 2,387
England median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,037 £32,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 72,983 72,293 90,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.53% 43.62% 45.51%
Number of salaries quoted 58,385 58,546 74,520
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,093 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% +4.65% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in England

Red Hat
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in England

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in England over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 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
London -57 829 £62,500 +4.17% 111
South East -78 401 £52,500 -4.55% 38
North of England -17 316 £45,000 - 42
Yorkshire +7 154 £42,500 -5.56% 21
North West -11 146 £47,500 +5.56% 18
Midlands -53 136 £42,500 +6.25% 32
South West -20 102 £45,000 +5.88% 29
East of England -49 100 £57,500 +18.56% 18
West Midlands -19 94 £45,000 +8.43% 15
East Midlands -24 41 £42,500 +21.43% 17
North East -32 17 £40,000 -8.30% 3
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 England region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 1,713 (90.73%) Linux
2 970 (51.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 689 (36.49%) CentOS
4 667 (35.33%) VMware
5 660 (34.96%) DevOps
6 633 (33.53%) Amazon AWS
7 612 (32.42%) Python
8 605 (32.04%) Windows
9 564 (29.87%) Puppet
10 444 (23.52%) Bash Shell
11 441 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 422 (22.35%) Unix
13 417 (22.09%) Finance
14 396 (20.97%) Java
15 393 (20.82%) Ansible
16 368 (19.49%) Microsoft
17 360 (19.07%) Perl
17 360 (19.07%) Opscode Chef
18 345 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
19 338 (17.90%) Oracle
20 314 (16.63%) ITIL
21 307 (16.26%) Configuration Management
22 306 (16.21%) Apache
23 304 (16.10%) Docker
24 300 (15.89%) MySQL
25 291 (15.41%) Jenkins
26 285 (15.10%) Microsoft Azure
27 267 (14.14%) Windows Server
28 247 (13.08%) Cisco
29 245 (12.98%) SQL

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
1 306 (16.21%) Apache
2 218 (11.55%) Tomcat
3 115 (6.09%) JBoss
4 80 (4.24%) OpenStack
5 77 (4.08%) nginx
6 75 (3.97%) WebSphere
7 68 (3.60%) Confluence
8 57 (3.02%) WebLogic
9 43 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
9 43 (2.28%) IIS
10 40 (2.12%) MS Exchange
11 30 (1.59%) SharePoint
12 19 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 16 (0.85%) Skype for Business
14 11 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
14 11 (0.58%) CMS
14 11 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.21%) Stata
4 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.053%) HipChat
5 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.053%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (0.42%) NetSuite
2 6 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.32%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 5 (0.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.21%) Magento
4 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.21%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.053%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.053%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.053%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.053%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.053%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 633 (33.53%) Amazon AWS
2 285 (15.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 117 (6.20%) SaaS
4 96 (5.08%) IaaS
5 87 (4.61%) PaaS
6 78 (4.13%) OpenShift
7 69 (3.65%) Amazon EC2
8 55 (2.91%) Office 365
9 50 (2.65%) Amazon S3
10 42 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
11 38 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
12 31 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
12 31 (1.64%) Serverless
13 25 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
14 22 (1.17%) Route 53
15 15 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
16 14 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 12 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 12 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 11 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 236 (12.50%) SAN
2 233 (12.34%) DNS
3 220 (11.65%) Firewall
4 216 (11.44%) TCP/IP
5 105 (5.56%) VPN
6 103 (5.46%) DHCP
7 92 (4.87%) LAN
8 87 (4.61%) WAN
9 73 (3.87%) NAS
10 65 (3.44%) HTTP
11 59 (3.13%) Internet
12 48 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
12 48 (2.54%) SSL
13 43 (2.28%) Network Security
14 35 (1.85%) iSCSI
14 35 (1.85%) SMTP
15 34 (1.80%) BGP
16 33 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
16 33 (1.75%) SMS
17 30 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (15.89%) MySQL
2 179 (9.48%) SQL Server
3 123 (6.51%) PostgreSQL
4 103 (5.46%) Big Data
5 87 (4.61%) Relational Database
6 78 (4.13%) Oracle Database
7 71 (3.76%) MongoDB
8 68 (3.60%) NoSQL
9 51 (2.70%) Redis
10 47 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
11 44 (2.33%) Hadoop
12 42 (2.22%) RDBMS
13 29 (1.54%) DB2
14 27 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
16 23 (1.22%) Infinispan
16 23 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
17 22 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
18 19 (1.01%) InfluxDB
18 19 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 291 (15.41%) Jenkins
2 198 (10.49%) Git (software)
3 95 (5.03%) JIRA
4 81 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 79 (4.18%) TeamCity
6 73 (3.87%) Maven
7 65 (3.44%) Subversion
8 48 (2.54%) JUnit
9 42 (2.22%) Vagrant
10 41 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
11 30 (1.59%) GitLab
12 28 (1.48%) Eclipse
13 27 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
14 25 (1.32%) Cucumber
15 21 (1.11%) Hudson
15 21 (1.11%) IntelliJ
16 20 (1.06%) Bitbucket
16 20 (1.06%) FishEye
16 20 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (0.95%) Artifactory
General
1 417 (22.09%) Finance
2 163 (8.63%) Banking
3 61 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 54 (2.86%) Games
5 46 (2.44%) Retail
6 39 (2.07%) Marketing
7 36 (1.91%) Billing
8 33 (1.75%) Investment Banking
9 28 (1.48%) Law
10 27 (1.43%) Financial Institution
11 22 (1.17%) Back Office
12 18 (0.95%) Electronics
13 16 (0.85%) Advertising
14 15 (0.79%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.64%) Online Betting
15 12 (0.64%) Publishing
16 8 (0.42%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.26%) Front Office
18 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 408 (21.61%) Linux Engineer
2 349 (18.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 323 (17.11%) Administrator
4 247 (13.08%) Systems Administrator
5 239 (12.66%) Linux Administrator
6 209 (11.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 175 (9.27%) Systems Engineer
8 142 (7.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 133 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 118 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 106 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
12 104 (5.51%) AWS Engineer
13 100 (5.30%) Developer
14 95 (5.03%) Support Engineer
15 94 (4.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 87 (4.61%) Architect
17 72 (3.81%) AWS DevOps
18 70 (3.71%) AWS DevOps Engineer
19 69 (3.65%) Analyst
20 65 (3.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (10.22%) Web Services
2 90 (4.77%) LDAP
3 79 (4.18%) Middleware
4 75 (3.97%) XML
5 72 (3.81%) .NET
6 67 (3.55%) RESTful
7 63 (3.34%) LAMP
8 58 (3.07%) JSON
9 49 (2.60%) HTML
10 45 (2.38%) EJB
11 44 (2.33%) Java EE
12 39 (2.07%) CSS
12 39 (2.07%) Elastic Stack
12 39 (2.07%) LEMP Stack
13 38 (2.01%) JMS
14 32 (1.69%) FIX Protocol
14 32 (1.69%) Node.js
15 31 (1.64%) Spring
16 28 (1.48%) Apache Flex
16 28 (1.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 190 (10.06%) Data Centre
2 96 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (4.71%) Public Cloud
4 87 (4.61%) Clustering
5 85 (4.50%) Computer Science
6 70 (3.71%) Management Information System
7 45 (2.38%) Replication
8 44 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
9 41 (2.17%) Fintech
10 33 (1.75%) Client/Server
11 26 (1.38%) BBC
11 26 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
12 25 (1.32%) Derivative
12 25 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
14 18 (0.95%) Hedge funds
15 17 (0.90%) EMC VMAX
15 17 (0.90%) EMC VNX
15 17 (0.90%) PKI
16 14 (0.74%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 1,713 (90.73%) Linux
2 970 (51.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 689 (36.49%) CentOS
4 605 (32.04%) Windows
5 422 (22.35%) Unix
6 267 (14.14%) Windows Server
7 245 (12.98%) Ubuntu
8 180 (9.53%) Debian
9 137 (7.26%) Solaris
10 135 (7.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 120 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 78 (4.13%) SUSE
13 73 (3.87%) AIX
14 56 (2.97%) HPUX
15 46 (2.44%) Windows 10
16 45 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
17 32 (1.69%) Windows 7
18 30 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
19 25 (1.32%) Fedora
20 16 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 660 (34.96%) DevOps
2 345 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
3 314 (16.63%) ITIL
4 307 (16.26%) Configuration Management
5 204 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 187 (9.90%) Open Source
7 133 (7.04%) Scrum
8 114 (6.04%) E-Commerce
9 107 (5.67%) High Availability
10 106 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
11 100 (5.30%) Migration
12 97 (5.14%) Software Engineering
13 72 (3.81%) Test Automation
14 70 (3.71%) Change Management
15 69 (3.65%) Load Balancing
16 64 (3.39%) Mentoring
16 64 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
16 64 (3.39%) Release Management
17 63 (3.34%) Incident Management
18 60 (3.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 612 (32.42%) Python
2 444 (23.52%) Bash Shell
3 396 (20.97%) Java
4 360 (19.07%) Perl
5 245 (12.98%) SQL
6 235 (12.45%) Ruby
7 175 (9.27%) Shell Script
8 151 (8.00%) PowerShell
9 110 (5.83%) JavaScript
10 104 (5.51%) PHP
11 82 (4.34%) C++
12 60 (3.18%) C
13 46 (2.44%) Go
14 40 (2.12%) Korn
15 28 (1.48%) C#
16 19 (1.01%) Bourne shell
17 16 (0.85%) PL/SQL
18 11 (0.58%) Groovy
19 9 (0.48%) AWK
19 9 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 177 (9.38%) RHCE
2 163 (8.63%) Degree
3 131 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
4 109 (5.77%) CCNA
5 108 (5.72%) Security Cleared
6 100 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 79 (4.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 73 (3.87%) RHCSA
9 70 (3.71%) SC Cleared
10 59 (3.13%) MCSE
11 55 (2.91%) CCNP
12 50 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
13 45 (2.38%) DV Cleared
14 39 (2.07%) AWS Certification
15 34 (1.80%) RHCA
16 25 (1.32%) MCSA
17 23 (1.22%) CISSP
18 22 (1.17%) MCP
19 19 (1.01%) CCIE
20 18 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (4.08%) SLA
2 59 (3.13%) QA
3 27 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 25 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.21%) GCP
6 4 (0.21%) HIPAA
6 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.21%) PMO
7 3 (0.16%) GDPR
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.11%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.11%) PSD2
9 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.053%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.053%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 441 (23.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 304 (16.10%) Docker
3 214 (11.33%) Active Directory
4 126 (6.67%) vSphere
5 87 (4.61%) VMware ESXi
6 86 (4.56%) Hyper-V
7 69 (3.65%) NFS
8 68 (3.60%) iptables
9 58 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
10 42 (2.22%) Samba
11 36 (1.91%) KVM
12 22 (1.17%) VMware NSX
13 19 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
14 17 (0.90%) XenApp
15 16 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
16 15 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 12 (0.64%) pfSense
18 11 (0.58%) GlusterFS
18 11 (0.58%) Xen
19 10 (0.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 564 (29.87%) Puppet
2 393 (20.82%) Ansible
3 360 (19.07%) Opscode Chef
4 195 (10.33%) Nagios
5 182 (9.64%) Kubernetes
6 128 (6.78%) Terraform
7 80 (4.24%) Salt
8 66 (3.50%) Red Hat Satellite
9 49 (2.60%) Cacti
10 44 (2.33%) Icinga
11 36 (1.91%) ZABBIX
12 34 (1.80%) Grafana
12 34 (1.80%) vCenter Server
13 33 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
13 33 (1.75%) Packer
14 32 (1.69%) SCCM
15 28 (1.48%) vRealize
16 26 (1.38%) Oracle ZFS
16 26 (1.38%) SELinux
17 22 (1.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 667 (35.33%) VMware
2 368 (19.49%) Microsoft
3 338 (17.90%) Oracle
4 247 (13.08%) Cisco
5 174 (9.22%) HP
6 110 (5.83%) NetApp
7 95 (5.03%) IBM
8 88 (4.66%) Google
9 83 (4.40%) EMC
10 60 (3.18%) Juniper
11 59 (3.13%) Citrix
12 57 (3.02%) Sun
13 56 (2.97%) Splunk
14 53 (2.81%) SaltStack
15 51 (2.70%) F5
16 50 (2.65%) Veritas
17 48 (2.54%) 3PAR
18 45 (2.38%) Brocade
19 40 (2.12%) Dell
20 39 (2.07%) Atlassian