Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 340 258 273
Rank change year-on-year -82 +15 -52
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1,131 2,048 2,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.90% 1.35% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% 3.16% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1,507 1,820
England median annual salary £54,559 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.11% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £84,625 £87,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% +5.00%

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 53,434 64,836 74,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.51% 42.73% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41,170 50,723 58,396
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 -105 476 £65,000 +4.00% 66
South West +31 176 £50,000 - 13
South East -94 170 £55,000 +5.77% 55
North of England -39 139 £50,000 +1.05% 26
Midlands +22 112 £42,250 +5.63% 25
West Midlands +24 85 £45,000 +38.46% 18
North West +3 82 £48,000 -4.00% 10
East of England +15 52 £38,500 -11.49% 9
Yorkshire -55 32 £55,000 +37.50% 11
East Midlands +9 27 £35,000 -12.50% 7
North East +27 25 £46,741 -35.36% 5
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 1,017 (89.92%) Linux
2 580 (51.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 411 (36.34%) CentOS
4 402 (35.54%) Windows
5 375 (33.16%) Python
6 342 (30.24%) DevOps
7 321 (28.38%) Ansible
8 312 (27.59%) VMware
9 282 (24.93%) Bash Shell
10 274 (24.23%) Docker
11 271 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
12 263 (23.25%) Puppet
13 249 (22.02%) AWS
14 244 (21.57%) Finance
15 212 (18.74%) Jenkins
16 206 (18.21%) Ubuntu
17 205 (18.13%) Windows Server
18 201 (17.77%) Kubernetes
18 201 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
19 196 (17.33%) Azure
20 191 (16.89%) Java
21 180 (15.92%) Git (software)
22 178 (15.74%) ITIL
23 172 (15.21%) Microsoft
23 172 (15.21%) Firewall
24 156 (13.79%) Oracle
25 155 (13.70%) Cisco
26 153 (13.53%) Unix
27 146 (12.91%) Perl
28 143 (12.64%) Infrastructure Engineering

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
1 127 (11.23%) Apache
2 73 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 57 (5.04%) Confluence
4 50 (4.42%) MS Exchange
5 43 (3.80%) JBoss
6 40 (3.54%) nginx
7 33 (2.92%) IIS
7 33 (2.92%) OpenStack
8 31 (2.74%) WebLogic
9 27 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (2.21%) SharePoint
11 23 (2.03%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
13 11 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (0.62%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.62%) GeoServer
15 7 (0.62%) Tuxedo
16 5 (0.44%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 19 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.27%) Magento
2 3 (0.27%) Q-Pulse
2 3 (0.27%) Sage CRM
3 2 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.088%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.088%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 249 (22.02%) AWS
2 196 (17.33%) Azure
3 101 (8.93%) OpenShift
4 77 (6.81%) GCP
5 56 (4.95%) Office 365
6 39 (3.45%) SaaS
7 33 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 33 (2.92%) IaaS
8 30 (2.65%) PaaS
9 24 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
10 20 (1.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 18 (1.59%) Amazon S3
12 16 (1.41%) Datadog
13 11 (0.97%) Amazon ECS
14 10 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (0.71%) Serverless
16 7 (0.62%) Amazon SQS
16 7 (0.62%) AWS CodePipeline
17 6 (0.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 172 (15.21%) Firewall
2 124 (10.96%) TCP/IP
3 113 (9.99%) DNS
4 106 (9.37%) SAN
5 99 (8.75%) LAN
6 91 (8.05%) WAN
7 82 (7.25%) VPN
8 67 (5.92%) DHCP
9 49 (4.33%) Wireless
10 48 (4.24%) HTTP
11 41 (3.63%) Multicast
11 41 (3.63%) SNMP
12 38 (3.36%) SMTP
13 29 (2.56%) BGP
13 29 (2.56%) OSPF
14 27 (2.39%) Internet
14 27 (2.39%) NAS
15 26 (2.30%) IGMP
15 26 (2.30%) MPLS
15 26 (2.30%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (8.84%) MySQL
2 85 (7.52%) SQL Server
3 75 (6.63%) PostgreSQL
4 50 (4.42%) Relational Database
5 48 (4.24%) Big Data
6 47 (4.16%) Oracle Database
7 31 (2.74%) DB2
8 29 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 27 (2.39%) RDBMS
10 22 (1.95%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
11 19 (1.68%) NoSQL
12 17 (1.50%) Redis
13 16 (1.41%) MariaDB
14 15 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (1.24%) InfluxDB
16 12 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
17 11 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
18 10 (0.88%) Blockchain
19 9 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 212 (18.74%) Jenkins
2 180 (15.92%) Git (software)
3 98 (8.66%) JIRA
4 53 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 53 (4.69%) Subversion
5 51 (4.51%) Bitbucket
6 50 (4.42%) JUnit
7 35 (3.09%) Bitbucket Server
8 26 (2.30%) EasyMock
9 25 (2.21%) Maven
10 18 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
11 15 (1.33%) GitLab
12 12 (1.06%) Selenium
12 12 (1.06%) TeamCity
13 10 (0.88%) Eclipse
14 7 (0.62%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.62%) Visual Studio
15 6 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (0.44%) Artifactory
16 5 (0.44%) webpack
General
1 244 (21.57%) Finance
2 66 (5.84%) Public Sector
3 62 (5.48%) Banking
4 49 (4.33%) Retail
4 49 (4.33%) Telecoms
5 24 (2.12%) Manufacturing
5 24 (2.12%) Marketing
6 20 (1.77%) Electronics
7 16 (1.41%) Games
8 13 (1.15%) Automotive
8 13 (1.15%) Publishing
9 11 (0.97%) Aerospace
9 11 (0.97%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.88%) Front Office
11 6 (0.53%) Law
12 5 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.27%) Back Office
13 3 (0.27%) Billing
13 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 172 (15.21%) Linux Engineer
2 163 (14.41%) Administrator
3 160 (14.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 116 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
5 108 (9.55%) Developer
6 104 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 80 (7.07%) Architect
8 79 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
9 76 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
10 74 (6.54%) Analyst
11 68 (6.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 61 (5.39%) Cloud Engineer
13 51 (4.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 50 (4.42%) Platform Engineer
15 47 (4.16%) Java Developer
16 45 (3.98%) Linux Support
17 42 (3.71%) Linux Systems Engineer
17 42 (3.71%) Support Engineer
18 39 (3.45%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
19 38 (3.36%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (7.07%) Spring
2 56 (4.95%) LAMP
3 54 (4.77%) Java EE
3 54 (4.77%) Middleware
3 54 (4.77%) Web Services
4 45 (3.98%) XML
5 44 (3.89%) LDAP
6 42 (3.71%) RESTful
7 38 (3.36%) AngularJS
8 35 (3.09%) Elastic Stack
9 33 (2.92%) Node.js
10 32 (2.83%) HTML
10 32 (2.83%) Spring Boot
11 31 (2.74%) CSS
12 30 (2.65%) EJB
12 30 (2.65%) JSF
13 28 (2.48%) JSON
14 25 (2.21%) React
15 24 (2.12%) REST
16 21 (1.86%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 95 (8.40%) Data Centre
2 74 (6.54%) Replication
3 67 (5.92%) Clustering
4 64 (5.66%) Public Cloud
5 56 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (3.63%) Management Information System
7 40 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
8 35 (3.09%) Wiki
9 34 (3.01%) User Experience
10 33 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
11 32 (2.83%) Private Cloud
12 27 (2.39%) IPTV
13 26 (2.30%) MPEG
13 26 (2.30%) Video\Live Streaming
14 21 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
15 18 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
16 13 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
17 12 (1.06%) Mainframe
18 10 (0.88%) CCTV
18 10 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,017 (89.92%) Linux
2 580 (51.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 411 (36.34%) CentOS
4 402 (35.54%) Windows
5 206 (18.21%) Ubuntu
6 205 (18.13%) Windows Server
7 153 (13.53%) Unix
8 99 (8.75%) Debian
9 82 (7.25%) Solaris
10 58 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 54 (4.77%) Fedora
12 46 (4.07%) Windows 10
13 41 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
14 27 (2.39%) Oracle Linux
15 24 (2.12%) AIX
16 23 (2.03%) SUSE
17 21 (1.86%) Windows 7
17 21 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
18 19 (1.68%) Mac OS
19 15 (1.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (30.24%) DevOps
2 271 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (15.74%) ITIL
4 143 (12.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 129 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
6 120 (10.61%) Configuration Management
7 105 (9.28%) Open Source
8 102 (9.02%) Scrum
9 90 (7.96%) High Availability
10 78 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 77 (6.81%) Software Engineering
12 76 (6.72%) Problem-Solving
13 74 (6.54%) Microservices
13 74 (6.54%) Migration
14 72 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
15 62 (5.48%) Fintech
16 61 (5.39%) Infrastructure as Code
17 59 (5.22%) Cybersecurity
18 58 (5.13%) Test Automation
19 53 (4.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 375 (33.16%) Python
2 282 (24.93%) Bash Shell
3 191 (16.89%) Java
4 146 (12.91%) Perl
5 131 (11.58%) Shell Script
6 118 (10.43%) SQL
7 107 (9.46%) PowerShell
8 72 (6.37%) Ruby
9 69 (6.10%) C++
10 68 (6.01%) C
11 51 (4.51%) JavaScript
12 39 (3.45%) PHP
13 32 (2.83%) Korn
14 20 (1.77%) Go
15 12 (1.06%) PL/SQL
16 11 (0.97%) AWK
16 11 (0.97%) Scala
17 10 (0.88%) Bourne shell
17 10 (0.88%) Java 8
18 9 (0.80%) REXX
Qualifications
1 124 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 87 (7.69%) Degree
3 58 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (4.86%) SC Cleared
5 50 (4.42%) DV Cleared
5 50 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (4.16%) RHCE
7 34 (3.01%) CCNA
8 33 (2.92%) CCNP
9 32 (2.83%) MCSE
10 30 (2.65%) MCSA
11 23 (2.03%) AWS Certification
12 19 (1.68%) RHCSA
13 18 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
14 17 (1.50%) JNCIA
14 17 (1.50%) MCP
15 15 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
16 14 (1.24%) HNC
17 13 (1.15%) RHCA
18 11 (0.97%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.98%) QA
2 34 (3.01%) SLA
3 19 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.44%) GDPR
6 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.088%) JTAG
System Software
1 274 (24.23%) Docker
2 201 (17.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (10.26%) Active Directory
4 83 (7.34%) VMware ESXi
5 59 (5.22%) Hyper-V
6 54 (4.77%) vSphere
7 41 (3.63%) KVM
8 28 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
9 25 (2.21%) NFS
10 23 (2.03%) Xen
11 19 (1.68%) Samba
12 17 (1.50%) DRBD
12 17 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
12 17 (1.50%) VirtualBox
13 16 (1.41%) GlusterFS
14 15 (1.33%) Firmware
15 14 (1.24%) Ceph
15 14 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 12 (1.06%) XenApp
17 11 (0.97%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 321 (28.38%) Ansible
2 263 (23.25%) Puppet
3 201 (17.77%) Kubernetes
4 114 (10.08%) Opscode Chef
5 95 (8.40%) Terraform
6 75 (6.63%) Nagios
7 59 (5.22%) Red Hat Satellite
7 59 (5.22%) ZABBIX
8 36 (3.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 29 (2.56%) WSUS
10 28 (2.48%) SCCM
11 22 (1.95%) Docker Swarm
11 22 (1.95%) Grafana
12 20 (1.77%) Data Guard
13 17 (1.50%) Oracle ZFS
14 16 (1.41%) vRealize
15 15 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 15 (1.33%) Prometheus
15 15 (1.33%) QRadar
16 14 (1.24%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 312 (27.59%) VMware
2 172 (15.21%) Microsoft
3 156 (13.79%) Oracle
4 155 (13.70%) Cisco
5 84 (7.43%) IBM
6 67 (5.92%) HP
7 59 (5.22%) Citrix
8 58 (5.13%) Google
9 49 (4.33%) Dell
10 41 (3.63%) EMC
11 40 (3.54%) NetApp
12 35 (3.09%) Juniper
13 34 (3.01%) SolarWinds
14 26 (2.30%) SAP
14 26 (2.30%) Veritas
15 21 (1.86%) F5
15 21 (1.86%) SaltStack
15 21 (1.86%) Splunk
16 16 (1.41%) LogRhythm
17 15 (1.33%) Atlassian