Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 298 295 233
Rank change year-on-year -3 -62 +2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1,495 1,837 2,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.09% 1.11% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.57% 2.50% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,178 1,537 1,972
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.27% +5.50%
10th Percentile £34,275 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,350 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.62% - +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 58,157 73,389 70,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.29% 44.18% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44,874 58,167 57,467
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 22 April 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 22 April 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 +21 754 £60,000 -4.38% 26
South East -49 233 £52,700 -4.18% 16
North of England -44 163 £47,500 +11.76% 11
South West +19 137 £50,000 +11.11% 10
East of England +76 109 £47,500 -17.39% 6
Midlands -25 88 £47,500 +5.56% 6
North West +16 87 £46,250 +2.78% 2
West Midlands -1 69 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Yorkshire -69 58 £55,000 +29.41% 5
East Midlands -12 19 £46,250 +2.78% 2
North East +35 18 £45,596 +30.27% 4
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 1,367 (91.44%) Linux
2 775 (51.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 586 (39.20%) CentOS
4 553 (36.99%) Python
5 549 (36.72%) DevOps
6 520 (34.78%) Windows
7 484 (32.37%) Amazon AWS
8 439 (29.36%) Ansible
9 435 (29.10%) Docker
10 423 (28.29%) Puppet
11 406 (27.16%) Finance
12 392 (26.22%) VMware
13 359 (24.01%) Bash Shell
14 344 (23.01%) Java
15 342 (22.88%) Oracle
16 336 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
17 323 (21.61%) Jenkins
18 320 (21.40%) SQL
19 314 (21.00%) Kubernetes
20 289 (19.33%) Unix
21 273 (18.26%) Windows Server
22 257 (17.19%) Microsoft
23 248 (16.59%) ITIL
24 246 (16.45%) Ubuntu
25 241 (16.12%) Apache
26 240 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
27 212 (14.18%) Opscode Chef
28 208 (13.91%) Perl
29 207 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
30 197 (13.18%) Configuration Management

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
1 241 (16.12%) Apache
2 134 (8.96%) Tomcat
3 89 (5.95%) nginx
4 84 (5.62%) Confluence
5 78 (5.22%) IIS
6 67 (4.48%) WebLogic
7 56 (3.75%) JBoss
8 54 (3.61%) WebSphere
9 44 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
10 28 (1.87%) OpenStack
11 26 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
12 24 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 23 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
14 21 (1.40%) MQSeries
15 19 (1.27%) MS Exchange
16 16 (1.07%) Apache Spark
17 14 (0.94%) SAS
18 7 (0.47%) SharePoint
19 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
19 6 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 21 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) SPSS
5 1 (0.067%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.067%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
1 17 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (0.54%) Eagle PACE
2 8 (0.54%) Front Arena
2 8 (0.54%) Markit EDM
2 8 (0.54%) thinkFolio
3 4 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.13%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.067%) Magento
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.067%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.067%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.067%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.067%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.067%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.067%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 484 (32.37%) Amazon AWS
2 240 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (8.29%) OpenShift
4 108 (7.22%) SaaS
5 94 (6.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 59 (3.95%) PaaS
7 55 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
8 46 (3.08%) Serverless
9 45 (3.01%) IaaS
10 43 (2.88%) GitHub
10 43 (2.88%) Office 365
11 34 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
12 32 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
12 32 (2.14%) Amazon S3
13 26 (1.74%) IBM Cloud
14 18 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 17 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
16 15 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
17 14 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 13 (0.87%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 183 (12.24%) Firewall
2 173 (11.57%) DNS
3 133 (8.90%) TCP/IP
4 127 (8.49%) SAN
5 78 (5.22%) WAN
6 75 (5.02%) LAN
7 68 (4.55%) VPN
8 65 (4.35%) DHCP
9 52 (3.48%) HTTP
10 50 (3.34%) NAS
11 40 (2.68%) SMTP
12 33 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (2.14%) Internet
13 32 (2.14%) SSL
14 30 (2.01%) Network Security
15 27 (1.81%) SNMP
16 26 (1.74%) SSH
17 24 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
18 19 (1.27%) iSCSI
19 18 (1.20%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (12.04%) MySQL
2 177 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 105 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 84 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 77 (5.15%) Big Data
6 69 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
7 66 (4.41%) MongoDB
8 59 (3.95%) Hadoop
9 56 (3.75%) Oracle Database
10 39 (2.61%) Amazon RDS
10 39 (2.61%) MariaDB
11 37 (2.47%) RDBMS
12 30 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 23 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
15 22 (1.47%) DB2
16 21 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (1.34%) Data Lake
17 20 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
18 19 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 323 (21.61%) Jenkins
2 168 (11.24%) Git (software)
3 146 (9.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 131 (8.76%) JIRA
5 53 (3.55%) Bitbucket
6 50 (3.34%) Maven
7 46 (3.08%) GitLab
8 40 (2.68%) Hudson
8 40 (2.68%) JUnit
9 39 (2.61%) Bitbucket Server
9 39 (2.61%) TeamCity
10 38 (2.54%) Vagrant
11 35 (2.34%) Subversion
12 33 (2.21%) EasyMock
13 29 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
13 29 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (1.74%) Sonatype Nexus
15 22 (1.47%) MSBuild
16 8 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
17 7 (0.47%) Gradle
General
1 406 (27.16%) Finance
2 158 (10.57%) Banking
3 53 (3.55%) Marketing
4 40 (2.68%) Retail
5 38 (2.54%) Front Office
6 28 (1.87%) Investment Banking
6 28 (1.87%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.81%) Financial Institution
8 24 (1.61%) Back Office
9 20 (1.34%) Games
10 18 (1.20%) Legal
11 15 (1.00%) Advertising
12 13 (0.87%) Military
13 9 (0.60%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.54%) Electronics
15 7 (0.47%) Czech Language
16 6 (0.40%) Law
17 4 (0.27%) French Language
18 3 (0.20%) Billing
19 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 298 (19.93%) Linux Engineer
2 263 (17.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 232 (15.52%) Administrator
4 185 (12.37%) Systems Administrator
5 149 (9.97%) Linux Administrator
6 148 (9.90%) Analyst
7 141 (9.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 116 (7.76%) Developer
9 111 (7.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 109 (7.29%) Architect
11 105 (7.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 100 (6.69%) Support Analyst
13 94 (6.29%) Systems Engineer
14 92 (6.15%) Support Engineer
15 83 (5.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 74 (4.95%) Linux Support
17 70 (4.68%) Applications Support
18 68 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
19 60 (4.01%) Linux Systems Engineer
20 58 (3.88%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (10.30%) Web Services
2 102 (6.82%) LAMP
3 92 (6.15%) Spring
4 69 (4.62%) Java EE
5 67 (4.48%) .NET
6 64 (4.28%) Middleware
7 61 (4.08%) XML
8 60 (4.01%) Elastic Stack
8 60 (4.01%) LDAP
9 50 (3.34%) Kafka
10 46 (3.08%) SOAP
10 46 (3.08%) Spring Boot
11 44 (2.94%) HTML
12 39 (2.61%) Apache NiFi
13 37 (2.47%) Apache Camel
13 37 (2.47%) Node.js
13 37 (2.47%) RESTful
14 36 (2.41%) LEMP Stack
15 35 (2.34%) EJB
15 35 (2.34%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 111 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (6.89%) Data Centre
3 69 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
4 65 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 57 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
6 56 (3.75%) Clustering
6 56 (3.75%) Fintech
6 56 (3.75%) Public Cloud
7 51 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
8 37 (2.47%) Derivative
9 36 (2.41%) Wiki
10 33 (2.21%) Cloud Native
10 33 (2.21%) Hedge funds
11 30 (2.01%) Replication
12 26 (1.74%) Management Information System
13 23 (1.54%) User Experience
14 22 (1.47%) Data Structures
15 18 (1.20%) CMDB
16 17 (1.14%) Equities
16 17 (1.14%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1,367 (91.44%) Linux
2 775 (51.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 586 (39.20%) CentOS
4 520 (34.78%) Windows
5 289 (19.33%) Unix
6 273 (18.26%) Windows Server
7 246 (16.45%) Ubuntu
8 110 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 92 (6.15%) Debian
10 91 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 89 (5.95%) Solaris
12 78 (5.22%) Fedora
13 63 (4.21%) SUSE
14 62 (4.15%) AIX
15 45 (3.01%) Windows 10
16 29 (1.94%) Windows 7
17 26 (1.74%) Windows 8
18 25 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
19 24 (1.61%) HPUX
20 15 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (36.72%) DevOps
2 336 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
3 248 (16.59%) ITIL
4 197 (13.18%) Configuration Management
5 189 (12.64%) Open Source
6 163 (10.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 159 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
8 148 (9.90%) Microservices
8 148 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
9 138 (9.23%) Scrum
10 115 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 105 (7.02%) High Availability
12 94 (6.29%) Cybersecurity
13 91 (6.09%) Software Engineering
14 85 (5.69%) Computer Science
15 82 (5.48%) Deployment Automation
16 80 (5.35%) Migration
17 74 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
18 70 (4.68%) Continuous Delivery
19 68 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 553 (36.99%) Python
2 359 (24.01%) Bash Shell
3 344 (23.01%) Java
4 320 (21.40%) SQL
5 208 (13.91%) Perl
6 186 (12.44%) Ruby
7 169 (11.30%) Shell Script
8 126 (8.43%) PowerShell
9 125 (8.36%) C++
10 92 (6.15%) JavaScript
11 82 (5.48%) PHP
12 79 (5.28%) C
13 71 (4.75%) Go
14 60 (4.01%) C#
15 44 (2.94%) Korn
16 31 (2.07%) Bourne shell
17 24 (1.61%) VB
18 19 (1.27%) PL/SQL
19 16 (1.07%) Groovy
19 16 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 143 (9.57%) Degree
2 141 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 120 (8.03%) RHCE
4 84 (5.62%) SC Cleared
5 64 (4.28%) RHCSA
6 47 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (2.74%) AWS Certification
8 40 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
9 33 (2.21%) CCNA
10 31 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 29 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
14 22 (1.47%) CISSP
14 22 (1.47%) DV Cleared
15 21 (1.40%) Master's Degree
16 20 (1.34%) MCSE
16 20 (1.34%) OCP
17 19 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 16 (1.07%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 42 (2.81%) QA
3 39 (2.61%) SLA
4 20 (1.34%) HL7
5 16 (1.07%) PCI DSS
6 15 (1.00%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.87%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.67%) GDPR
9 5 (0.33%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.067%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.067%) EMIR
11 1 (0.067%) MiFID
11 1 (0.067%) Solvency II
System Software
1 435 (29.10%) Docker
2 207 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 170 (11.37%) Active Directory
4 93 (6.22%) Hyper-V
5 67 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
6 57 (3.81%) KVM
7 42 (2.81%) NFS
7 42 (2.81%) Virtual Machines
8 32 (2.14%) vSphere
9 20 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
9 20 (1.34%) Postfix
10 19 (1.27%) iptables
10 19 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
11 17 (1.14%) Squid
12 15 (1.00%) XenDesktop
13 13 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 13 (0.87%) Snort
13 13 (0.87%) Xen
14 11 (0.74%) Firmware
14 11 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 439 (29.36%) Ansible
2 423 (28.29%) Puppet
3 314 (21.00%) Kubernetes
4 212 (14.18%) Opscode Chef
5 179 (11.97%) Terraform
6 92 (6.15%) Nagios
7 58 (3.88%) Docker Swarm
8 49 (3.28%) Packer
9 47 (3.14%) Salt
10 41 (2.74%) Grafana
11 40 (2.68%) NetBackup
12 35 (2.34%) SCCM
13 32 (2.14%) Opsview
13 32 (2.14%) ZABBIX
14 30 (2.01%) Consul
15 29 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 29 (1.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 27 (1.81%) Red Hat Satellite
17 24 (1.61%) Prometheus
17 24 (1.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 392 (26.22%) VMware
2 342 (22.88%) Oracle
3 257 (17.19%) Microsoft
4 172 (11.51%) Cisco
5 92 (6.15%) Google
6 87 (5.82%) IBM
7 74 (4.95%) HP
8 58 (3.88%) EMC
9 53 (3.55%) NetApp
10 47 (3.14%) Citrix
10 47 (3.14%) Veritas
11 46 (3.08%) Atlassian
12 45 (3.01%) Juniper
13 39 (2.61%) Splunk
14 37 (2.47%) Symantec
15 33 (2.21%) SolarWinds
16 30 (2.01%) SAP
17 28 (1.87%) Dynatrace
18 27 (1.81%) F5
19 25 (1.67%) Remedy