Period
to 5 April 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 5 April 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
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 341 298 292
Rank change year-on-year -43 -6 -57
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 962 1,539 1,859
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.90% 1.11% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 2.63% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 746 1,263 1,632
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 44,554 58,452 73,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.46% 42.26% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 34,325 45,339 58,406
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,550 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.10% +5.26% +5.56%

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 5 April 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 5 April 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 -71 416 £67,500 +12.50% 53
South East +6 182 £55,000 +4.76% 33
North of England +33 118 £50,000 +8.25% 34
South West +24 113 £50,000 - 17
Midlands +58 98 £47,500 - 13
West Midlands +46 66 £47,500 - 6
North West +22 53 £55,000 +17.26% 19
Yorkshire +39 49 £50,000 -9.09% 6
East Midlands +45 31 £45,000 -5.26% 7
East of England -13 24 £55,000 +19.57% 3
North East +3 16 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 5 April 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.

1 848 (88.15%) Linux
2 493 (51.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 374 (38.88%) Python
4 359 (37.32%) Ansible
5 346 (35.97%) Windows
6 318 (33.06%) DevOps
6 318 (33.06%) AWS
7 310 (32.22%) Docker
8 276 (28.69%) CentOS
9 251 (26.09%) VMware
10 247 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
11 230 (23.91%) Finance
12 225 (23.39%) Bash Shell
13 214 (22.25%) Jenkins
14 210 (21.83%) Kubernetes
15 190 (19.75%) Windows Server
16 189 (19.65%) VMware Infrastructure
17 187 (19.44%) Puppet
18 180 (18.71%) Azure
19 176 (18.30%) Configuration Management
20 164 (17.05%) Unix
20 164 (17.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 156 (16.22%) Oracle
21 156 (16.22%) Git (software)
22 153 (15.90%) Terraform
23 148 (15.38%) Microsoft
24 147 (15.28%) Java
25 141 (14.66%) OpenShift
26 140 (14.55%) Ubuntu
27 132 (13.72%) Continuous Integration

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 87 (9.04%) Tomcat
2 74 (7.69%) Apache
3 48 (4.99%) WebLogic
4 46 (4.78%) Confluence
5 42 (4.37%) Cloud Foundry
6 35 (3.64%) OpenStack
7 31 (3.22%) JBoss
8 26 (2.70%) nginx
9 25 (2.60%) MS Exchange
10 23 (2.39%) WebSphere
11 19 (1.98%) IIS
11 19 (1.98%) Red Hat Fuse
12 16 (1.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 16 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 14 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (1.04%) SharePoint
15 7 (0.73%) GeoServer
16 6 (0.62%) SAS
16 6 (0.62%) Skype for Business
16 6 (0.62%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Eikon
2 3 (0.31%) Tesseract
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.10%) Faxination
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 318 (33.06%) AWS
2 180 (18.71%) Azure
3 141 (14.66%) OpenShift
4 85 (8.84%) GCP
5 41 (4.26%) PaaS
5 41 (4.26%) SaaS
6 39 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
7 36 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
8 33 (3.43%) Office 365
8 33 (3.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 32 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
10 27 (2.81%) Amazon S3
11 24 (2.49%) Slack
12 19 (1.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 19 (1.98%) IaaS
13 18 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
14 17 (1.77%) IBM Cloud
15 15 (1.56%) Datadog
16 13 (1.35%) Route 53
17 9 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 128 (13.31%) Firewall
2 120 (12.47%) SAN
3 93 (9.67%) TCP/IP
4 77 (8.00%) DNS
5 51 (5.30%) HTTP
6 50 (5.20%) LAN
7 45 (4.68%) WAN
8 43 (4.47%) DHCP
9 39 (4.05%) VPN
10 38 (3.95%) Internet
11 26 (2.70%) BGP
12 25 (2.60%) Multicast
13 21 (2.18%) SSL
14 18 (1.87%) SNMP
15 17 (1.77%) Wireless
16 16 (1.66%) OSPF
17 15 (1.56%) SMTP
17 15 (1.56%) WLAN
18 14 (1.46%) NAS
19 11 (1.14%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (8.21%) MySQL
2 75 (7.80%) PostgreSQL
3 65 (6.76%) SQL Server
4 40 (4.16%) Big Data
5 39 (4.05%) Redis
6 33 (3.43%) Amazon RDS
7 32 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 32 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 24 (2.49%) InfluxDB
9 19 (1.98%) NoSQL
10 16 (1.66%) MongoDB
11 13 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (1.35%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.04%) DB2
12 10 (1.04%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.73%) Oracle ODI
14 6 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
14 6 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 214 (22.25%) Jenkins
2 156 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 107 (11.12%) JIRA
4 40 (4.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 37 (3.85%) Bitbucket
6 36 (3.74%) Subversion
7 23 (2.39%) Artifactory
8 18 (1.87%) GitLab
9 15 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (1.35%) Vagrant
11 12 (1.25%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.04%) Selenium
13 9 (0.94%) Bitbucket Server
13 9 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (0.83%) JUnit
14 8 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (0.62%) CF BOSH
15 6 (0.62%) SonarQube
16 5 (0.52%) JMeter
16 5 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 230 (23.91%) Finance
2 61 (6.34%) Retail
3 60 (6.24%) Public Sector
4 41 (4.26%) Banking
5 35 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.77%) Marketing
8 16 (1.66%) Legal
9 15 (1.56%) Electronics
10 12 (1.25%) Automotive
11 10 (1.04%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.94%) Front Office
13 8 (0.83%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.73%) Law
14 7 (0.73%) Military
15 5 (0.52%) Publishing
16 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.21%) Back Office
17 2 (0.21%) Games
18 1 (0.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 124 (12.89%) Linux Engineer
2 123 (12.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 113 (11.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 107 (11.12%) Administrator
5 94 (9.77%) Architect
6 90 (9.36%) Analyst
7 75 (7.80%) Developer
8 67 (6.96%) Systems Administrator
9 61 (6.34%) Linux Administrator
10 50 (5.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 45 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
12 40 (4.16%) Platform Engineer
13 38 (3.95%) Cloud Architect
14 37 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
14 37 (3.85%) Support Engineer
15 36 (3.74%) Linux Support
16 32 (3.33%) Support Analyst
17 31 (3.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
18 30 (3.12%) Software Engineer
19 29 (3.01%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (7.17%) Middleware
2 55 (5.72%) Spring
3 50 (5.20%) Web Services
4 49 (5.09%) RESTful
5 46 (4.78%) XML
6 41 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
6 41 (4.26%) Spring Boot
7 37 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
8 36 (3.74%) REST
9 33 (3.43%) SOAP
10 30 (3.12%) Node.js
11 28 (2.91%) JSON
11 28 (2.91%) LAMP
12 27 (2.81%) AngularJS
12 27 (2.81%) HTML
12 27 (2.81%) LDAP
13 26 (2.70%) Kafka
14 24 (2.49%) CSS
15 23 (2.39%) Java EE
16 22 (2.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 95 (9.88%) Public Cloud
2 87 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (8.42%) Data Centre
4 41 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
5 37 (3.85%) Clustering
5 37 (3.85%) Replication
6 33 (3.43%) Cloud Native
7 26 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 24 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 23 (2.39%) Enterprise Storage
9 23 (2.39%) User Experience
10 19 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
11 18 (1.87%) Private Cloud
12 17 (1.77%) Blog
12 17 (1.77%) Derivative
13 12 (1.25%) Virtual Team
14 11 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.04%) IPTV
15 10 (1.04%) Reinsurance
16 9 (0.94%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 848 (88.15%) Linux
2 493 (51.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 346 (35.97%) Windows
4 276 (28.69%) CentOS
5 190 (19.75%) Windows Server
6 164 (17.05%) Unix
7 140 (14.55%) Ubuntu
8 82 (8.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 60 (6.24%) Windows Server 2016
10 55 (5.72%) Solaris
11 48 (4.99%) Debian
12 46 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (3.85%) Fedora
14 30 (3.12%) AIX
14 30 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
15 22 (2.29%) Windows 10
16 21 (2.18%) HPUX
17 18 (1.87%) SUSE
18 17 (1.77%) Oracle Linux
19 12 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (33.06%) DevOps
2 247 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (18.30%) Configuration Management
4 164 (17.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 132 (13.72%) Continuous Integration
6 124 (12.89%) ITIL
7 95 (9.88%) Mentoring
7 95 (9.88%) Open Source
7 95 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
8 89 (9.25%) Scrum
9 87 (9.04%) Software Engineering
10 81 (8.42%) Microservices
11 80 (8.32%) High Availability
12 76 (7.90%) Infrastructure as Code
13 65 (6.76%) Change Management
13 65 (6.76%) Fintech
13 65 (6.76%) Migration
14 63 (6.55%) Project Delivery
15 62 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
16 59 (6.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 374 (38.88%) Python
2 225 (23.39%) Bash Shell
3 147 (15.28%) Java
4 120 (12.47%) SQL
5 116 (12.06%) Shell Script
6 100 (10.40%) Perl
7 87 (9.04%) PowerShell
8 63 (6.55%) C
9 61 (6.34%) Ruby
10 42 (4.37%) Go
11 40 (4.16%) PHP
12 35 (3.64%) C++
13 32 (3.33%) JavaScript
14 27 (2.81%) PL/SQL
15 25 (2.60%) Korn
16 16 (1.66%) Scala
17 15 (1.56%) XQuery
18 13 (1.35%) C#
19 11 (1.14%) KiXtart
20 9 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 116 (12.06%) Security Cleared
2 72 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 60 (6.24%) Degree
4 39 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (4.05%) RHCE
5 38 (3.95%) DV Cleared
6 37 (3.85%) MCSE
7 34 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (2.29%) CCNA
8 22 (2.29%) Linux+ Certification
9 19 (1.98%) MCSA
10 18 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (1.66%) CISSP
11 16 (1.66%) CompTIA Security+
11 16 (1.66%) GIAC
11 16 (1.66%) Network+ Certification
11 16 (1.66%) RHCSA
11 16 (1.66%) SANS
11 16 (1.66%) SSCP
12 12 (1.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.09%) QA
2 25 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.18%) GDPR
4 17 (1.77%) SLA
5 10 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 9 (0.94%) ISO 22301
7 8 (0.83%) Government Security Classifications
7 8 (0.83%) NCSC
8 6 (0.62%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.62%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.42%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 310 (32.22%) Docker
2 189 (19.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (11.95%) Active Directory
4 62 (6.44%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (3.12%) VirtualBox
6 30 (3.12%) vSphere
7 26 (2.70%) NFS
8 25 (2.60%) KVM
9 23 (2.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 22 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
11 19 (1.98%) Samba
12 17 (1.77%) XenApp
13 16 (1.66%) Xen
14 12 (1.25%) Hyper-V
15 10 (1.04%) OpenAM
16 9 (0.94%) iptables
17 7 (0.73%) Ceph
17 7 (0.73%) oVirt
18 6 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 359 (37.32%) Ansible
2 210 (21.83%) Kubernetes
3 187 (19.44%) Puppet
4 153 (15.90%) Terraform
5 96 (9.98%) Opscode Chef
6 64 (6.65%) Red Hat Satellite
7 60 (6.24%) ZABBIX
8 58 (6.03%) Nagios
9 46 (4.78%) SCCM
10 37 (3.85%) SCOM
11 35 (3.64%) Docker Swarm
12 34 (3.53%) Grafana
12 34 (3.53%) WSUS
13 29 (3.01%) Packer
14 28 (2.91%) vCenter Server
15 22 (2.29%) QRadar
15 22 (2.29%) Salt
16 17 (1.77%) OpenNMS
17 16 (1.66%) Data Guard
18 14 (1.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 251 (26.09%) VMware
2 156 (16.22%) Oracle
3 148 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 77 (8.00%) Google
5 71 (7.38%) IBM
6 66 (6.86%) HP
6 66 (6.86%) NetApp
7 65 (6.76%) Cisco
8 43 (4.47%) EMC
9 38 (3.95%) Citrix
10 37 (3.85%) Juniper
11 36 (3.74%) SolarWinds
12 35 (3.64%) Dell
13 34 (3.53%) Atlassian
14 33 (3.43%) LogRhythm
15 30 (3.12%) Splunk
16 28 (2.91%) SAP
17 18 (1.87%) F5
18 16 (1.66%) Cloudera
18 16 (1.66%) Hortonworks