Period
to 13 December 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 13 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
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 270 221
Rank change year-on-year +9 -49 +23
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1,967 2,131 2,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 1.27% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 2.87% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,462 1,751 2,242
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £57,080 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +8.72% +0.96% +4.00%

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 63,364 74,314 76,486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.69% 44.16% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49,402 58,037 62,241
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,000 £76,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +38 1,029 £62,500 +4.17% 104
South East -31 355 £52,500 - 43
North of England -14 243 £50,000 +11.11% 44
South West +32 132 £55,000 +22.22% 24
North West -2 119 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Midlands +15 112 £40,000 -3.61% 32
Yorkshire -38 100 £42,500 -3.41% 14
East of England +41 97 £43,500 -17.14% 13
West Midlands -1 77 £35,000 -15.66% 19
East Midlands +18 34 £40,000 -5.88% 12
North East +9 24 £72,312 +80.78% 7
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 13 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 England region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 1,711 (86.99%) Linux
2 1,105 (56.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 812 (41.28%) Python
4 745 (37.87%) DevOps
5 694 (35.28%) CentOS
6 662 (33.66%) Windows
7 640 (32.54%) Amazon AWS
8 634 (32.23%) Ansible
9 596 (30.30%) VMware
10 563 (28.62%) Puppet
11 538 (27.35%) Finance
12 526 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
13 525 (26.69%) Docker
14 518 (26.33%) Java
15 476 (24.20%) Bash Shell
16 472 (24.00%) Jenkins
17 452 (22.98%) SQL
18 446 (22.67%) Oracle
19 389 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
20 385 (19.57%) Unix
21 375 (19.06%) Kubernetes
22 367 (18.66%) Microsoft Azure
23 362 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
23 362 (18.40%) Microsoft
24 350 (17.79%) Configuration Management
25 318 (16.17%) Windows Server
26 303 (15.40%) Perl
27 290 (14.74%) ITIL
28 286 (14.54%) Ubuntu
29 281 (14.29%) Ruby

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
1 275 (13.98%) Apache
2 178 (9.05%) Tomcat
3 145 (7.37%) Confluence
4 93 (4.73%) WebSphere
5 82 (4.17%) JBoss
5 82 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 79 (4.02%) Cloud Foundry
7 71 (3.61%) nginx
8 70 (3.56%) IIS
9 67 (3.41%) OpenStack
10 56 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
11 33 (1.68%) SharePoint
12 21 (1.07%) Mule
13 20 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
14 19 (0.97%) MS Exchange
15 17 (0.86%) CMS
16 16 (0.81%) Apache Spark
17 13 (0.66%) Skype for Business
18 12 (0.61%) MQSeries
19 10 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.46%) Concordance
2 9 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.46%) Relativity
3 7 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
4 5 (0.25%) Front Arena
4 5 (0.25%) Markit EDM
4 5 (0.25%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.20%) Global One
5 4 (0.20%) Magento
5 4 (0.20%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.051%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.051%) Eikon
6 1 (0.051%) PeopleSoft CRM
6 1 (0.051%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 640 (32.54%) Amazon AWS
2 367 (18.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 189 (9.61%) OpenShift
4 172 (8.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 146 (7.42%) SaaS
6 141 (7.17%) PaaS
7 105 (5.34%) GitHub
8 81 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
9 71 (3.61%) IBM Cloud
10 66 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
11 60 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
12 56 (2.85%) Office 365
13 52 (2.64%) IaaS
14 43 (2.19%) Serverless
14 43 (2.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 34 (1.73%) Amazon S3
16 22 (1.12%) Apigee
17 21 (1.07%) Boomi
18 20 (1.02%) Akamai
19 16 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 209 (10.63%) Firewall
2 172 (8.74%) DNS
3 163 (8.29%) SAN
4 136 (6.91%) TCP/IP
5 115 (5.85%) WAN
6 110 (5.59%) LAN
7 63 (3.20%) DHCP
7 63 (3.20%) Internet
8 61 (3.10%) VPN
9 56 (2.85%) NAS
10 40 (2.03%) BGP
11 39 (1.98%) Network Security
12 36 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
12 36 (1.83%) OSPF
13 34 (1.73%) SSH
14 32 (1.63%) HTTP
14 32 (1.63%) Wireshark
15 30 (1.53%) iSCSI
15 30 (1.53%) VLAN
16 27 (1.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 229 (11.64%) MySQL
3 155 (7.88%) Oracle Database
4 116 (5.90%) NoSQL
5 88 (4.47%) Relational Database
6 84 (4.27%) MongoDB
7 69 (3.51%) Big Data
8 57 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
9 55 (2.80%) RDBMS
10 52 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 50 (2.54%) Hadoop
12 45 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 42 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 39 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
15 31 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
16 29 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
17 28 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
18 27 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
19 26 (1.32%) DB2
20 24 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 472 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 269 (13.68%) Git (software)
3 193 (9.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 184 (9.35%) JIRA
5 100 (5.08%) Maven
6 95 (4.83%) Bitbucket
7 80 (4.07%) Subversion
8 65 (3.30%) JUnit
9 57 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
9 57 (2.90%) Vagrant
10 53 (2.69%) EasyMock
10 53 (2.69%) TeamCity
11 50 (2.54%) GitLab
12 41 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 38 (1.93%) Hudson
14 30 (1.53%) Eclipse
15 26 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
16 23 (1.17%) MSBuild
17 20 (1.02%) Selenium
18 13 (0.66%) Ant
General
1 538 (27.35%) Finance
2 171 (8.69%) Banking
3 103 (5.24%) Retail
4 57 (2.90%) Marketing
5 50 (2.54%) Investment Banking
6 49 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.08%) Front Office
8 29 (1.47%) Law
9 28 (1.42%) Legal
10 21 (1.07%) Back Office
11 19 (0.97%) Advertising
12 18 (0.92%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.76%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.71%) Games
15 12 (0.61%) Publishing
16 11 (0.56%) Electronics
16 11 (0.56%) Military
17 7 (0.36%) Czech Language
18 5 (0.25%) Billing
18 5 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 362 (18.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 339 (17.23%) Linux Engineer
3 319 (16.22%) Administrator
4 218 (11.08%) Systems Administrator
5 183 (9.30%) Developer
6 173 (8.80%) Architect
7 169 (8.59%) Linux Administrator
8 159 (8.08%) Analyst
9 158 (8.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 153 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 129 (6.56%) DBA
12 117 (5.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 117 (5.95%) Support Engineer
12 117 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
13 115 (5.85%) Java Developer
14 100 (5.08%) Support Analyst
15 93 (4.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 91 (4.63%) Cloud Architect
17 87 (4.42%) Linux Systems Engineer
18 85 (4.32%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (11.74%) Web Services
2 205 (10.42%) Spring
3 131 (6.66%) Java EE
4 127 (6.46%) Spring Boot
5 101 (5.13%) Middleware
6 91 (4.63%) LAMP
7 87 (4.42%) .NET
8 84 (4.27%) SOAP
9 82 (4.17%) XML
10 66 (3.36%) Elastic Stack
11 60 (3.05%) EJB
11 60 (3.05%) JSF
12 56 (2.85%) HTML
12 56 (2.85%) RESTful
13 55 (2.80%) Node.js
14 54 (2.75%) Apache Camel
15 53 (2.69%) LDAP
16 46 (2.34%) REST
17 42 (2.14%) CSS
18 41 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 200 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (7.12%) Data Centre
3 101 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
4 100 (5.08%) Fintech
5 90 (4.58%) Clustering
6 78 (3.97%) Public Cloud
7 75 (3.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 74 (3.76%) Cloud Native
9 69 (3.51%) Management Information System
10 62 (3.15%) Linux Command Line
11 55 (2.80%) Wiki
12 43 (2.19%) Derivative
13 41 (2.08%) CMDB
14 40 (2.03%) Hedge funds
15 39 (1.98%) Private Cloud
16 37 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
17 33 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 33 (1.68%) Replication
18 31 (1.58%) Equities
19 30 (1.53%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 1,711 (86.99%) Linux
2 1,105 (56.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 694 (35.28%) CentOS
4 662 (33.66%) Windows
5 385 (19.57%) Unix
6 318 (16.17%) Windows Server
7 286 (14.54%) Ubuntu
8 195 (9.91%) Solaris
9 128 (6.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 106 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 95 (4.83%) Debian
11 95 (4.83%) SUSE
12 84 (4.27%) Fedora
13 76 (3.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 74 (3.76%) AIX
15 42 (2.14%) Windows 10
16 39 (1.98%) HPUX
17 29 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
18 27 (1.37%) Windows 7
19 15 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 745 (37.87%) DevOps
2 526 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (17.79%) Configuration Management
4 290 (14.74%) ITIL
5 257 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 252 (12.81%) Scrum
7 243 (12.35%) Microservices
8 228 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
9 221 (11.24%) Open Source
10 205 (10.42%) High Availability
11 202 (10.27%) Problem-Solving
12 140 (7.12%) Disaster Recovery
13 137 (6.96%) Mentoring
14 132 (6.71%) Software Engineering
15 106 (5.39%) Cybersecurity
16 104 (5.29%) Service Management
17 103 (5.24%) Deployment Automation
18 102 (5.19%) Incident Management
18 102 (5.19%) Load Balancing
19 94 (4.78%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 812 (41.28%) Python
2 518 (26.33%) Java
3 476 (24.20%) Bash Shell
4 452 (22.98%) SQL
5 303 (15.40%) Perl
6 281 (14.29%) Ruby
7 186 (9.46%) PowerShell
7 186 (9.46%) Shell Script
8 140 (7.12%) C++
9 134 (6.81%) PHP
10 127 (6.46%) JavaScript
11 93 (4.73%) Korn
12 73 (3.71%) C#
13 72 (3.66%) C
14 71 (3.61%) Bourne shell
15 55 (2.80%) Go
16 54 (2.75%) PL/SQL
17 22 (1.12%) Groovy
18 21 (1.07%) VB
19 19 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 227 (11.54%) Degree
2 208 (10.57%) RHCE
3 145 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 109 (5.54%) MCSE
5 101 (5.13%) RHCSA
5 101 (5.13%) Security Cleared
6 96 (4.88%) RHCA
6 96 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 83 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
8 65 (3.30%) CISSP
9 62 (3.15%) SC Cleared
10 58 (2.95%) AWS Certification
11 56 (2.85%) CCNP
12 54 (2.75%) SSCP
13 51 (2.59%) MCSA
14 48 (2.44%) SANS
15 47 (2.39%) Computer Science Degree
16 41 (2.08%) VCAP
17 40 (2.03%) CSSLP
17 40 (2.03%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.91%) QA
2 31 (1.58%) SLA
3 30 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.46%) HL7
7 8 (0.41%) GDPR
8 7 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
11 2 (0.10%) COBIT
11 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.10%) PMO
12 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.051%) EMIR
12 1 (0.051%) GAMP
12 1 (0.051%) MiFID
System Software
1 525 (26.69%) Docker
2 362 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 210 (10.68%) Active Directory
4 110 (5.59%) VMware ESXi
5 58 (2.95%) vSphere
6 56 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
7 36 (1.83%) NFS
8 34 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
9 32 (1.63%) Hyper-V
9 32 (1.63%) Xen
10 30 (1.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 20 (1.02%) iptables
11 20 (1.02%) KVM
11 20 (1.02%) Postfix
11 20 (1.02%) Samba
12 19 (0.97%) GlusterFS
13 18 (0.92%) VirtualBox
14 14 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 14 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
15 12 (0.61%) Snort
Systems Management
1 634 (32.23%) Ansible
2 563 (28.62%) Puppet
3 389 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
4 375 (19.06%) Kubernetes
5 223 (11.34%) Terraform
6 139 (7.07%) Nagios
7 92 (4.68%) Docker Swarm
8 75 (3.81%) Salt
9 74 (3.76%) Packer
10 66 (3.36%) ZABBIX
11 48 (2.44%) Grafana
12 44 (2.24%) vCenter Server
13 43 (2.19%) Graphite
14 41 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
15 35 (1.78%) Consul
16 33 (1.68%) NetBackup
17 31 (1.58%) Prometheus
17 31 (1.58%) vRealize
18 26 (1.32%) Control-M
18 26 (1.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 596 (30.30%) VMware
2 446 (22.67%) Oracle
3 362 (18.40%) Microsoft
4 211 (10.73%) Cisco
5 161 (8.19%) Google
6 126 (6.41%) HP
7 125 (6.35%) IBM
8 118 (6.00%) EMC
9 97 (4.93%) Splunk
10 83 (4.22%) NetApp
11 76 (3.86%) SolarWinds
12 67 (3.41%) Atlassian
13 59 (3.00%) SAP
13 59 (3.00%) Veritas
14 54 (2.75%) Symantec
15 53 (2.69%) Citrix
16 36 (1.83%) SaltStack
16 36 (1.83%) Sun
17 34 (1.73%) BMC
17 34 (1.73%) Dell