Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 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
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 403 304 364
Rank change year-on-year -99 +60 -90
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 852 596 1,010
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.77% 1.06% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 2.82% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 494 450 765
10th Percentile £41,075 £35,340 £34,850
25th Percentile £50,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £83,250 £73,750 £72,312
90th Percentile £102,125 £83,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% -4.55% -

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 43,168 21,138 48,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.11% 37.76% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28,527 16,946 37,591
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 -118 381 £75,000 +7.14% 83
South West -32 136 £45,000 -2.17% 16
South East -56 130 £65,000 +18.18% 22
North of England -112 107 £55,000 +20.83% 30
North West -68 56 £67,500 +28.57% 20
Yorkshire -80 48 £55,000 +22.22% 10
Midlands -112 48 £50,000 - 17
West Midlands -75 38 £50,000 -2.44% 11
East of England -87 26 £57,500 +4.55% 2
East Midlands -62 10 £45,000 -5.26% 6
North East -29 3 £43,750 +30.60%
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 750 (88.03%) Linux
2 393 (46.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 382 (44.84%) Ansible
4 359 (42.14%) AWS
5 341 (40.02%) DevOps
6 338 (39.67%) Azure
7 333 (39.08%) Python
8 289 (33.92%) Finance
9 267 (31.34%) VMware
10 266 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
11 264 (30.99%) Oracle
12 234 (27.46%) Windows
13 226 (26.53%) Docker
14 222 (26.06%) Java
15 221 (25.94%) CentOS
16 213 (25.00%) Unix
17 202 (23.71%) Jenkins
18 199 (23.36%) OpenShift
19 188 (22.07%) Kubernetes
20 187 (21.95%) Microsoft
21 182 (21.36%) VMware Infrastructure
22 176 (20.66%) Degree
23 161 (18.90%) Bash
24 159 (18.66%) SQL
25 158 (18.54%) Microservices
26 145 (17.02%) Puppet
27 143 (16.78%) Scrum
28 138 (16.20%) Computer Science
29 135 (15.85%) Perl
29 135 (15.85%) Social Skills

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 41 (4.81%) Tomcat
2 39 (4.58%) Apache
3 37 (4.34%) Confluence
4 36 (4.23%) JBoss
5 34 (3.99%) MS Exchange
6 27 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
7 24 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (1.88%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.64%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.29%) Apache Spark
10 11 (1.29%) nginx
10 11 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
11 9 (1.06%) Oracle 9iAS
12 7 (0.82%) Camunda
12 7 (0.82%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.82%) WordPress
13 6 (0.70%) IIS
14 5 (0.59%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (1.06%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.35%) Workfront
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.12%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 359 (42.14%) AWS
2 338 (39.67%) Azure
3 199 (23.36%) OpenShift
4 105 (12.32%) Serverless
5 102 (11.97%) GCP
6 82 (9.62%) Cloud Computing
7 68 (7.98%) Microsoft 365
8 56 (6.57%) PaaS
9 35 (4.11%) Azure Active Directory
10 29 (3.40%) Amazon EKS
10 29 (3.40%) IaaS
11 26 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
11 26 (3.05%) Azure Stack
12 22 (2.58%) GitHub
13 19 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
13 19 (2.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 18 (2.11%) IBM Cloud
15 15 (1.76%) Amazon S3
16 14 (1.64%) SaaS
17 13 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 90 (10.56%) Firewall
2 61 (7.16%) DNS
2 61 (7.16%) SAN
2 61 (7.16%) SSL
3 41 (4.81%) VPN
4 40 (4.69%) LAN
5 39 (4.58%) TCP/IP
6 38 (4.46%) WAN
7 36 (4.23%) DHCP
8 22 (2.58%) OSPF
9 20 (2.35%) BGP
10 19 (2.23%) Internet
10 19 (2.23%) IPsec
11 17 (2.00%) Broadband
11 17 (2.00%) Network Security
12 15 (1.76%) HTTP
13 12 (1.41%) SNMP
14 10 (1.17%) FIX Connectivity
15 9 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (1.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
2 88 (10.33%) SQL Server
3 47 (5.52%) MongoDB
4 44 (5.16%) MySQL
5 38 (4.46%) Relational Database
6 33 (3.87%) Oracle Database
7 28 (3.29%) Big Data
8 24 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 24 (2.82%) RDBMS
9 21 (2.46%) MariaDB
9 21 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (1.76%) Redis
12 14 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
13 13 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (1.41%) InterSystems Cache
15 11 (1.29%) DB2
16 9 (1.06%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 202 (23.71%) Jenkins
2 110 (12.91%) Git (software)
3 52 (6.10%) JIRA
4 19 (2.23%) GitLab
4 19 (2.23%) Subversion
5 16 (1.88%) Maven
6 13 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (1.41%) Bitbucket
8 9 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (0.82%) JUnit
10 6 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.70%) CircleCI
10 6 (0.70%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.59%) ProC
11 5 (0.59%) SonarQube
11 5 (0.59%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.47%) Bitbucket Server
12 4 (0.47%) Mockito
12 4 (0.47%) Selenium
12 4 (0.47%) Travis CI
General
1 289 (33.92%) Finance
2 135 (15.85%) Social Skills
3 133 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
4 51 (5.99%) Banking
5 33 (3.87%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.52%) Organisational Skills
6 30 (3.52%) Public Sector
7 24 (2.82%) Presentation Skills
8 21 (2.46%) Back Office
9 19 (2.23%) Retail
10 18 (2.11%) Legal
10 18 (2.11%) Manufacturing
11 17 (2.00%) Marketing
12 16 (1.88%) Games
12 16 (1.88%) Law
13 14 (1.64%) Electronics
14 11 (1.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 9 (1.06%) Front Office
16 8 (0.94%) Documentation Skills
16 8 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 118 (13.85%) Analyst
2 107 (12.56%) Developer
3 103 (12.09%) Architect
4 97 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 96 (11.27%) DevOps Engineer
6 84 (9.86%) Administrator
7 77 (9.04%) Linux Engineer
8 72 (8.45%) Analyst Developer
8 72 (8.45%) Pricing Analyst
8 72 (8.45%) Pricing Developer
9 50 (5.87%) Cloud Engineer
10 48 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
11 45 (5.28%) Software Engineer
12 44 (5.16%) DBA
13 42 (4.93%) Support Analyst
14 37 (4.34%) Cloud Architect
14 37 (4.34%) Linux Administrator
14 37 (4.34%) Senior Software Engineer
15 36 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
16 35 (4.11%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (13.03%) Spring
2 108 (12.68%) Java EE
3 99 (11.62%) Spring Boot
4 88 (10.33%) React
5 85 (9.98%) AngularJS
6 73 (8.57%) REST
7 71 (8.33%) Kafka
8 35 (4.11%) HTML
8 35 (4.11%) Middleware
8 35 (4.11%) Node.js
9 29 (3.40%) Elastic Stack
10 22 (2.58%) Apache NiFi
11 19 (2.23%) Spring Cloud
12 16 (1.88%) CSS
13 15 (1.76%) GWT
13 15 (1.76%) LDAP
14 13 (1.53%) FIX Protocol
15 12 (1.41%) Hibernate
16 10 (1.17%) JSON
16 10 (1.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 118 (13.85%) User Experience
2 89 (10.45%) Self-Motivation
3 86 (10.09%) Management Information System
4 80 (9.39%) Virtual Team
5 76 (8.92%) Data Centre
6 74 (8.69%) Clustering
7 54 (6.34%) Public Cloud
8 44 (5.16%) PKI
9 38 (4.46%) Cloud Native
10 34 (3.99%) Enterprise Storage
11 26 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
13 17 (2.00%) Cyberattack
14 15 (1.76%) Eurex
15 14 (1.64%) SWIFT
16 13 (1.53%) iPhone
16 13 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
17 11 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
17 11 (1.29%) Replication
18 10 (1.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 750 (88.03%) Linux
2 393 (46.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 234 (27.46%) Windows
4 221 (25.94%) CentOS
5 213 (25.00%) Unix
6 112 (13.15%) Ubuntu
7 82 (9.62%) Windows Server
8 56 (6.57%) Solaris
9 42 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 42 (4.93%) Windows Server 2016
10 32 (3.76%) Windows Server 2019
11 29 (3.40%) Debian
12 19 (2.23%) SUSE
13 18 (2.11%) AIX
14 15 (1.76%) Apple iOS
15 14 (1.64%) Android
16 13 (1.53%) Windows 10
17 8 (0.94%) HPUX
17 8 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
18 6 (0.70%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (40.02%) DevOps
2 266 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
3 158 (18.54%) Microservices
4 143 (16.78%) Scrum
5 138 (16.20%) Computer Science
6 123 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 111 (13.03%) Continuous Integration
8 110 (12.91%) Problem-Solving
9 102 (11.97%) Continuous Delivery
10 99 (11.62%) ITIL
11 95 (11.15%) Mathematics
12 91 (10.68%) Data Modelling
13 80 (9.39%) Risk Management
14 79 (9.27%) Migration
14 79 (9.27%) UX Design
15 78 (9.15%) Infrastructure as Code
16 77 (9.04%) Software Engineering
17 76 (8.92%) Configuration Management
17 76 (8.92%) Multithreading
18 75 (8.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 333 (39.08%) Python
2 222 (26.06%) Java
3 161 (18.90%) Bash
4 159 (18.66%) SQL
5 135 (15.85%) Perl
6 130 (15.26%) JavaScript
6 130 (15.26%) Shell Script
7 115 (13.50%) PowerShell
8 108 (12.68%) C++
9 107 (12.56%) C
10 91 (10.68%) C#
11 36 (4.23%) Ruby
12 31 (3.64%) Go
13 13 (1.53%) Java 8
14 9 (1.06%) AWK
14 9 (1.06%) Groovy
15 8 (0.94%) Bourne shell
15 8 (0.94%) Korn
15 8 (0.94%) PHP
16 5 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 176 (20.66%) Degree
2 113 (13.26%) Security Cleared
3 63 (7.39%) SC Cleared
4 51 (5.99%) RHCE
5 35 (4.11%) AWS Certification
6 33 (3.87%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (2.46%) RHCSA
8 18 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (1.64%) CCNA
10 11 (1.29%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.29%) Master's Degree
10 11 (1.29%) MCSE
10 11 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (1.29%) OCP
10 11 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
11 10 (1.17%) RHCA
11 10 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
12 9 (1.06%) CCNP
12 9 (1.06%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.11%) QA
2 15 (1.76%) SLA
3 7 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.82%) GDPR
4 6 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.35%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.23%) PMO
7 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.23%) WCAG
8 1 (0.12%) DICOM
8 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.12%) NCSC
System Software
1 226 (26.53%) Docker
2 182 (21.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (9.27%) Active Directory
4 68 (7.98%) vSphere
5 47 (5.52%) VMware ESXi
6 45 (5.28%) Hyper-V
7 19 (2.23%) NFS
8 13 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (1.41%) Firmware
9 12 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (1.29%) iptables
10 11 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (0.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 7 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (0.70%) Ceph
13 5 (0.59%) KVM
13 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 4 (0.47%) Samba
15 3 (0.35%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 382 (44.84%) Ansible
2 188 (22.07%) Kubernetes
3 145 (17.02%) Puppet
4 120 (14.08%) Terraform
5 71 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
6 34 (3.99%) SCCM
7 31 (3.64%) Red Hat Satellite
8 30 (3.52%) Nagios
9 26 (3.05%) Prometheus
10 22 (2.58%) Grafana
10 22 (2.58%) Packer
11 18 (2.11%) Salt
12 17 (2.00%) Data Guard
12 17 (2.00%) Icinga
13 16 (1.88%) ZABBIX
14 14 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
14 14 (1.64%) Rancher
14 14 (1.64%) SCOM
15 13 (1.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 13 (1.53%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 267 (31.34%) VMware
2 264 (30.99%) Oracle
3 187 (21.95%) Microsoft
4 80 (9.39%) Cisco
5 70 (8.22%) Google
6 58 (6.81%) IBM
7 41 (4.81%) Juniper
7 41 (4.81%) SAP
8 35 (4.11%) Splunk
9 28 (3.29%) 3PAR
9 28 (3.29%) Apple
9 28 (3.29%) Veritas
10 26 (3.05%) Scality
11 24 (2.82%) SolarWinds
12 23 (2.70%) SaltStack
13 20 (2.35%) Citrix
14 18 (2.11%) EMC
14 18 (2.11%) ServiceNow
15 17 (2.00%) Symantec
16 15 (1.76%) Sun