Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 218 241
Rank change year-on-year -49 +23 -29
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 2216 2847 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.31% 1.60% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.95% 3.66% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 2337 2521
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 75241 77874 93405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.37% 43.68% 45.69%
Number of salaries quoted 58694 63503 76807
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -35 1029 £60,000 +4.35% 50
South East -28 518 £52,500 - 33
North of England +10 343 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Yorkshire +27 199 £44,500 -1.11% 13
Midlands -41 132 £40,500 -10.00% 19
North West +15 131 £47,500 +21.79% 14
South West -9 113 £42,500 -5.56% 11
West Midlands -2 98 £40,500 -14.74% 11
East of England -57 82 £52,500 +5.00% 11
East Midlands -23 34 £40,500 +14.08% 8
North East -24 13 £41,250 -7.80% 1
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 2066 (93.23%) Linux
2 1208 (54.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 854 (38.54%) DevOps
4 794 (35.83%) CentOS
5 763 (34.43%) VMware
6 762 (34.39%) Python
7 690 (31.14%) Windows
8 686 (30.96%) Puppet
9 631 (28.47%) Amazon AWS
10 629 (28.38%) Unix
11 543 (24.50%) Finance
12 540 (24.37%) Bash Shell
13 520 (23.47%) Ansible
14 506 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
15 495 (22.34%) Opscode Chef
16 445 (20.08%) Java
17 433 (19.54%) Perl
18 381 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
19 375 (16.92%) Jenkins
20 363 (16.38%) Configuration Management
21 346 (15.61%) ITIL
22 344 (15.52%) Apache
22 344 (15.52%) Microsoft
23 335 (15.12%) Oracle
24 325 (14.67%) MySQL
25 323 (14.58%) Docker
26 322 (14.53%) Ruby
27 309 (13.94%) Ubuntu
28 296 (13.36%) Microsoft Azure
29 292 (13.18%) Banking

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
1 344 (15.52%) Apache
2 211 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 117 (5.28%) OpenStack
4 97 (4.38%) nginx
5 92 (4.15%) JBoss
6 77 (3.47%) Confluence
7 74 (3.34%) IIS
8 67 (3.02%) WebLogic
9 65 (2.93%) WebSphere
10 57 (2.57%) MS Exchange
11 47 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
12 31 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (1.26%) SharePoint
14 26 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
15 22 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
16 19 (0.86%) Skype for Business
17 16 (0.72%) CloudStack
17 16 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 14 (0.63%) CMS
19 10 (0.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 33 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.27%) Houdini
2 6 (0.27%) Maya
2 6 (0.27%) NUKE
2 6 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.090%) HipChat
5 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.045%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.045%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (0.27%) NetSuite
2 6 (0.27%) Temenos T24
3 5 (0.23%) Magento
4 4 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.090%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.090%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.090%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.045%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.045%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.045%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 631 (28.47%) Amazon AWS
2 296 (13.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 111 (5.01%) SaaS
4 85 (3.84%) PaaS
5 79 (3.56%) GitHub
6 68 (3.07%) IaaS
7 65 (2.93%) Office 365
8 62 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
9 60 (2.71%) OpenShift
10 43 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
11 42 (1.90%) Amazon S3
12 29 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
12 29 (1.31%) Serverless
13 28 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
14 27 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
15 14 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 14 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 12 (0.54%) Akamai
17 11 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 11 (0.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 288 (13.00%) SAN
2 269 (12.14%) TCP/IP
3 256 (11.55%) DNS
3 256 (11.55%) Firewall
4 137 (6.18%) VPN
5 124 (5.60%) LAN
6 113 (5.10%) WAN
7 108 (4.87%) DHCP
8 98 (4.42%) LDAP
9 77 (3.47%) HTTP
10 72 (3.25%) Internet
10 72 (3.25%) SSL
11 62 (2.80%) NAS
12 52 (2.35%) BGP
12 52 (2.35%) OSPF
13 47 (2.12%) SSH
14 42 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
14 42 (1.90%) Junos
15 39 (1.76%) VLAN
16 37 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (14.67%) MySQL
2 171 (7.72%) SQL Server
3 116 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
4 106 (4.78%) Big Data
5 92 (4.15%) NoSQL
6 87 (3.93%) MongoDB
7 72 (3.25%) Redis
8 70 (3.16%) Oracle Database
9 60 (2.71%) Relational Database
10 51 (2.30%) Amazon RDS
11 39 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 39 (1.76%) Hadoop
12 38 (1.71%) RDBMS
13 36 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (1.35%) InfluxDB
15 28 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (1.08%) DB2
17 23 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
18 22 (0.99%) MariaDB
19 20 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 375 (16.92%) Jenkins
2 282 (12.73%) Git (software)
3 181 (8.17%) TeamCity
4 118 (5.32%) JIRA
5 89 (4.02%) Maven
6 87 (3.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 82 (3.70%) Subversion
8 77 (3.47%) Sonatype Nexus
9 52 (2.35%) Gradle
10 40 (1.81%) JUnit
11 38 (1.71%) Eclipse
12 31 (1.40%) Vagrant
13 28 (1.26%) Bitbucket
13 28 (1.26%) Hudson
14 24 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
15 20 (0.90%) Ant
15 20 (0.90%) GitLab
16 16 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (0.63%) Cucumber
17 14 (0.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 543 (24.50%) Finance
2 292 (13.18%) Banking
3 107 (4.83%) Investment Banking
4 99 (4.47%) Retail Banking
5 90 (4.06%) Telecoms
6 70 (3.16%) Games
7 43 (1.94%) Billing
8 38 (1.71%) Law
9 37 (1.67%) Marketing
10 34 (1.53%) Financial Institution
11 31 (1.40%) Retail
12 23 (1.04%) Publishing
13 20 (0.90%) Aerospace
14 19 (0.86%) Advertising
15 17 (0.77%) Automotive
15 17 (0.77%) Back Office
15 17 (0.77%) Electronics
15 17 (0.77%) Online Betting
16 13 (0.59%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 455 (20.53%) DevOps Engineer
1 455 (20.53%) Linux Engineer
2 379 (17.10%) Administrator
3 266 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 260 (11.73%) Linux Administrator
5 207 (9.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 203 (9.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 186 (8.39%) Systems Engineer
8 138 (6.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 135 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 128 (5.78%) Analyst
11 114 (5.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 110 (4.96%) Developer
13 102 (4.60%) Cloud Engineer
14 99 (4.47%) AWS Engineer
15 98 (4.42%) Support Engineer
16 97 (4.38%) Subject Matter Expert
17 89 (4.02%) Unix Engineer
18 84 (3.79%) AWS DevOps
18 84 (3.79%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (7.49%) Web Services
2 108 (4.87%) .NET
3 94 (4.24%) LAMP
4 90 (4.06%) Middleware
5 87 (3.93%) XML
6 56 (2.53%) RESTful
7 52 (2.35%) JSON
8 43 (1.94%) Elastic Stack
9 42 (1.90%) Java EE
10 40 (1.81%) LEMP Stack
10 40 (1.81%) Node.js
11 34 (1.53%) HTML
12 33 (1.49%) EJB
13 32 (1.44%) Spring
14 26 (1.17%) RabbitMQ
14 26 (1.17%) REST
15 25 (1.13%) SOAP
16 23 (1.04%) Kafka
17 22 (0.99%) JMS
18 19 (0.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 227 (10.24%) Data Centre
2 151 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (5.10%) Clustering
4 109 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 83 (3.75%) Public Cloud
6 59 (2.66%) Management Information System
7 57 (2.57%) Fintech
8 44 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
9 33 (1.49%) Replication
10 30 (1.35%) BBC
11 29 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
12 28 (1.26%) Mobile Payment
13 26 (1.17%) PKI
14 25 (1.13%) EMC VNX
15 24 (1.08%) Client/Server
15 24 (1.08%) EMC VMAX
16 23 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
17 22 (0.99%) Derivative
17 22 (0.99%) iPad
18 21 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2066 (93.23%) Linux
2 1208 (54.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 794 (35.83%) CentOS
4 690 (31.14%) Windows
5 629 (28.38%) Unix
6 309 (13.94%) Ubuntu
7 287 (12.95%) Solaris
8 262 (11.82%) Windows Server
9 188 (8.48%) Debian
10 180 (8.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 173 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 111 (5.01%) AIX
13 61 (2.75%) HPUX
14 53 (2.39%) SUSE
15 50 (2.26%) Windows 7
16 43 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
17 42 (1.90%) Fedora
17 42 (1.90%) Windows 10
18 37 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 854 (38.54%) DevOps
2 381 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
3 363 (16.38%) Configuration Management
4 346 (15.61%) ITIL
5 289 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 213 (9.61%) Open Source
7 155 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
8 148 (6.68%) Scrum
9 143 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 134 (6.05%) Asset Management
10 134 (6.05%) High Availability
11 126 (5.69%) Migration
12 116 (5.23%) E-Commerce
13 104 (4.69%) SDLC
14 102 (4.60%) Change Management
15 99 (4.47%) Wealth Management
16 92 (4.15%) Performance Tuning
17 87 (3.93%) Load Balancing
18 86 (3.88%) Service Delivery
19 83 (3.75%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 762 (34.39%) Python
2 540 (24.37%) Bash Shell
3 445 (20.08%) Java
4 433 (19.54%) Perl
5 322 (14.53%) Ruby
6 276 (12.45%) SQL
7 238 (10.74%) Shell Script
8 160 (7.22%) PowerShell
9 148 (6.68%) PHP
10 122 (5.51%) C++
11 90 (4.06%) C
12 85 (3.84%) JavaScript
13 75 (3.38%) Go
14 58 (2.62%) Korn
15 32 (1.44%) Bourne shell
16 30 (1.35%) C#
17 23 (1.04%) C-shell
18 21 (0.95%) PL/SQL
19 14 (0.63%) T-SQL
20 12 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 202 (9.12%) Degree
2 157 (7.08%) RHCE
3 132 (5.96%) Security Cleared
4 121 (5.46%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (5.10%) CCNA
6 97 (4.38%) SC Cleared
7 77 (3.47%) RHCSA
8 71 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 59 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 44 (1.99%) MCSE
11 41 (1.85%) AWS Certification
12 40 (1.81%) CCNP
13 37 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
14 36 (1.62%) DV Cleared
15 26 (1.17%) MCSA
16 22 (0.99%) MCP
17 20 (0.90%) RHCA
18 19 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
19 16 (0.72%) PMI Certification
19 16 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (4.56%) SLA
2 99 (4.47%) QA
3 33 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 24 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 7 (0.32%) GCP
7 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.18%) SAS 70
9 3 (0.14%) PMO
10 2 (0.090%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.090%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.045%) GDPR
11 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 506 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 323 (14.58%) Docker
3 257 (11.60%) Active Directory
4 150 (6.77%) vSphere
5 131 (5.91%) VMware ESXi
6 92 (4.15%) Hyper-V
7 82 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
8 81 (3.66%) iptables
9 78 (3.52%) NFS
10 69 (3.11%) KVM
11 42 (1.90%) Samba
12 36 (1.62%) XenServer
13 35 (1.58%) Xen
14 25 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
15 21 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 17 (0.77%) VMware NSX
17 16 (0.72%) Firmware
18 15 (0.68%) GlusterFS
19 12 (0.54%) Dovecot
19 12 (0.54%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 686 (30.96%) Puppet
2 520 (23.47%) Ansible
3 495 (22.34%) Opscode Chef
4 228 (10.29%) Nagios
5 161 (7.27%) Kubernetes
6 154 (6.95%) Terraform
7 77 (3.47%) Salt
8 60 (2.71%) Icinga
9 57 (2.57%) Red Hat Satellite
10 52 (2.35%) vCenter Server
11 51 (2.30%) SCCM
12 39 (1.76%) Cacti
12 39 (1.76%) NetBackup
12 39 (1.76%) WSUS
12 39 (1.76%) ZABBIX
13 38 (1.71%) Cobbler
14 31 (1.40%) Oracle ZFS
15 30 (1.35%) Tivoli
16 28 (1.26%) SELinux
17 27 (1.22%) Grafana
Vendors
1 763 (34.43%) VMware
2 344 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 335 (15.12%) Oracle
4 264 (11.91%) Cisco
5 186 (8.39%) HP
6 88 (3.97%) NetApp
7 86 (3.88%) Google
8 84 (3.79%) IBM
9 82 (3.70%) EMC
10 73 (3.29%) Veritas
11 72 (3.25%) Atlassian
11 72 (3.25%) SaltStack
12 67 (3.02%) Sun
13 62 (2.80%) Splunk
14 59 (2.66%) F5
15 56 (2.53%) Citrix
16 55 (2.48%) ServiceNow
17 50 (2.26%) Juniper
18 49 (2.21%) 3PAR
19 43 (1.94%) Dell