Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 341 284 290
Rank change year-on-year -57 +6 -64
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1,020 1,718 1,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.89% 1.22% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 2.88% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 769 1,337 1,626
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -0.47%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 47,925 59,622 72,519
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.81% 42.34% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 36,966 46,439 57,909
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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 -88 432 £65,000 +4.00% 68
South East -40 193 £58,000 +11.54% 67
South West +42 140 £50,000 -9.09% 43
North of England -12 114 £50,000 - 58
Midlands +53 102 £47,500 +5.56% 18
West Midlands +44 73 £47,500 +5.56% 9
North West 0 59 £53,750 +7.50% 28
Yorkshire -7 38 £50,000 +17.65% 19
East of England +3 31 £55,000 +26.44% 10
East Midlands +38 28 £42,500 -29.17% 9
North East +8 17 £40,000 -44.68% 11
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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.

1 905 (88.73%) Linux
2 521 (51.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 382 (37.45%) Python
4 379 (37.16%) Windows
5 335 (32.84%) Ansible
6 332 (32.55%) DevOps
7 319 (31.27%) CentOS
8 301 (29.51%) AWS
9 298 (29.22%) Docker
10 274 (26.86%) VMware
11 266 (26.08%) Agile Software Development
12 245 (24.02%) Finance
13 227 (22.25%) Bash Shell
14 220 (21.57%) Jenkins
15 205 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
16 197 (19.31%) Windows Server
17 196 (19.22%) Puppet
18 192 (18.82%) Kubernetes
19 174 (17.06%) Microsoft
20 167 (16.37%) Azure
21 166 (16.27%) Configuration Management
22 162 (15.88%) Oracle
23 161 (15.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 160 (15.69%) Git (software)
25 157 (15.39%) Unix
26 156 (15.29%) Java
27 149 (14.61%) Firewall
28 144 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
29 143 (14.02%) Ubuntu
30 139 (13.63%) Shell Script

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 89 (8.73%) Apache
2 74 (7.25%) Tomcat
3 45 (4.41%) Confluence
4 39 (3.82%) JBoss
5 37 (3.63%) WebLogic
6 36 (3.53%) nginx
7 34 (3.33%) MS Exchange
8 31 (3.04%) OpenStack
9 29 (2.84%) Cloud Foundry
9 29 (2.84%) Red Hat Fuse
10 25 (2.45%) IIS
11 23 (2.25%) WebSphere
12 14 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 13 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (1.08%) GeoServer
15 9 (0.88%) SharePoint
16 5 (0.49%) SAS
17 4 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.39%) Eikon
2 3 (0.29%) Tesseract
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.20%) Rolfe and Nolan
4 1 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.098%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 301 (29.51%) AWS
2 167 (16.37%) Azure
3 127 (12.45%) OpenShift
4 71 (6.96%) GCP
5 45 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 37 (3.63%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (3.63%) Office 365
7 35 (3.43%) SaaS
7 35 (3.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 34 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
9 27 (2.65%) PaaS
10 25 (2.45%) Amazon S3
11 23 (2.25%) Slack
12 22 (2.16%) IaaS
13 21 (2.06%) Amazon SQS
14 19 (1.86%) Datadog
15 16 (1.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 14 (1.37%) Route 53
17 13 (1.27%) AWS CodePipeline
18 10 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 149 (14.61%) Firewall
2 119 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 105 (10.29%) SAN
4 80 (7.84%) DNS
5 70 (6.86%) LAN
6 66 (6.47%) WAN
7 59 (5.78%) VPN
8 51 (5.00%) HTTP
9 44 (4.31%) DHCP
10 42 (4.12%) Internet
11 33 (3.24%) Multicast
12 32 (3.14%) Wireless
13 29 (2.84%) BGP
14 22 (2.16%) SNMP
14 22 (2.16%) SSL
15 20 (1.96%) SMTP
16 19 (1.86%) OSPF
16 19 (1.86%) WLAN
17 16 (1.57%) DMZ
17 16 (1.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (8.53%) PostgreSQL
2 84 (8.24%) MySQL
3 74 (7.25%) SQL Server
4 42 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 40 (3.92%) Redis
6 38 (3.73%) Oracle Database
7 37 (3.63%) Big Data
8 36 (3.53%) Amazon RDS
9 27 (2.65%) InfluxDB
10 22 (2.16%) DB2
10 22 (2.16%) RDBMS
11 20 (1.96%) NoSQL
12 17 (1.67%) MongoDB
13 16 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.98%) MariaDB
15 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 8 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
17 7 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 220 (21.57%) Jenkins
2 160 (15.69%) Git (software)
3 115 (11.27%) JIRA
4 45 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 42 (4.12%) Bitbucket
6 40 (3.92%) Subversion
7 23 (2.25%) Artifactory
8 20 (1.96%) GitLab
9 17 (1.67%) Bitbucket Server
10 16 (1.57%) JUnit
11 15 (1.47%) Sonatype Nexus
12 13 (1.27%) Vagrant
13 12 (1.18%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.88%) EasyMock
14 9 (0.88%) Maven
14 9 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (0.88%) Selenium
15 7 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
16 6 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
16 6 (0.59%) SonarQube
General
1 245 (24.02%) Finance
2 66 (6.47%) Public Sector
3 60 (5.88%) Retail
4 40 (3.92%) Banking
5 37 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 31 (3.04%) Manufacturing
7 25 (2.45%) Marketing
8 23 (2.25%) Electronics
9 15 (1.47%) Automotive
10 14 (1.37%) Legal
11 12 (1.18%) Front Office
12 10 (0.98%) Publishing
13 9 (0.88%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.69%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.59%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.49%) Military
17 4 (0.39%) Law
18 2 (0.20%) Back Office
19 1 (0.098%) Games
19 1 (0.098%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (13.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 120 (11.76%) Administrator
3 111 (10.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 109 (10.69%) Architect
5 103 (10.10%) Linux Engineer
6 93 (9.12%) Developer
7 91 (8.92%) Analyst
8 80 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
9 65 (6.37%) Linux Administrator
10 51 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 51 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
11 42 (4.12%) Cloud Engineer
11 42 (4.12%) Support Engineer
12 40 (3.92%) Platform Engineer
13 38 (3.73%) Java Developer
14 37 (3.63%) Software Engineer
15 36 (3.53%) Linux Support
15 36 (3.53%) Support Analyst
16 33 (3.24%) Cloud Architect
16 33 (3.24%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (6.37%) Middleware
2 59 (5.78%) Spring
3 57 (5.59%) XML
4 56 (5.49%) Web Services
5 53 (5.20%) RESTful
6 39 (3.82%) RabbitMQ
7 37 (3.63%) Elastic Stack
7 37 (3.63%) REST
8 36 (3.53%) LAMP
9 34 (3.33%) JSON
9 34 (3.33%) Spring Boot
10 33 (3.24%) HTML
10 33 (3.24%) SOAP
11 32 (3.14%) AngularJS
11 32 (3.14%) CSS
12 29 (2.84%) Node.js
13 28 (2.75%) Java EE
13 28 (2.75%) LDAP
14 27 (2.65%) Kafka
15 25 (2.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 90 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (8.73%) Data Centre
3 84 (8.24%) Public Cloud
4 46 (4.51%) Replication
5 39 (3.82%) Linux Command Line
6 37 (3.63%) Clustering
7 31 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 24 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 23 (2.25%) User Experience
10 22 (2.16%) Private Cloud
11 20 (1.96%) Cloud Native
12 19 (1.86%) Enterprise Storage
13 18 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
14 16 (1.57%) Blog
14 16 (1.57%) Derivative
15 15 (1.47%) IPTV
16 13 (1.27%) MPEG
16 13 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
16 13 (1.27%) Wiki
17 10 (0.98%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 905 (88.73%) Linux
2 521 (51.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 379 (37.16%) Windows
4 319 (31.27%) CentOS
5 197 (19.31%) Windows Server
6 157 (15.39%) Unix
7 143 (14.02%) Ubuntu
8 87 (8.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 63 (6.18%) Debian
10 60 (5.88%) Solaris
11 50 (4.90%) Fedora
12 49 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 30 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (2.16%) AIX
15 21 (2.06%) Oracle Linux
16 20 (1.96%) Windows 10
17 13 (1.27%) SUSE
18 12 (1.18%) HPUX
19 8 (0.78%) Windows 7
20 6 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (32.55%) DevOps
2 266 (26.08%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (16.27%) Configuration Management
4 161 (15.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 144 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
6 137 (13.43%) ITIL
7 108 (10.59%) Scrum
8 98 (9.61%) Mentoring
8 98 (9.61%) Problem-Solving
9 93 (9.12%) Open Source
10 86 (8.43%) Software Engineering
11 81 (7.94%) Migration
12 75 (7.35%) Infrastructure as Code
13 74 (7.25%) Microservices
14 69 (6.76%) Fintech
14 69 (6.76%) High Availability
15 62 (6.08%) Test Automation
16 61 (5.98%) Change Management
16 61 (5.98%) Cybersecurity
17 60 (5.88%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 382 (37.45%) Python
2 227 (22.25%) Bash Shell
3 156 (15.29%) Java
4 139 (13.63%) Shell Script
5 130 (12.75%) SQL
6 114 (11.18%) Perl
7 80 (7.84%) PowerShell
8 62 (6.08%) C
9 61 (5.98%) Ruby
10 46 (4.51%) C++
11 35 (3.43%) JavaScript
12 33 (3.24%) Go
13 28 (2.75%) PHP
13 28 (2.75%) PL/SQL
14 24 (2.35%) Korn
15 19 (1.86%) Scala
16 16 (1.57%) XQuery
17 11 (1.08%) C#
17 11 (1.08%) KiXtart
17 11 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 120 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 69 (6.76%) SC Cleared
3 61 (5.98%) Degree
4 44 (4.31%) DV Cleared
4 44 (4.31%) RHCE
5 43 (4.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (3.63%) MCSE
7 35 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (2.45%) CCNA
9 22 (2.16%) MCSA
10 20 (1.96%) AWS Certification
10 20 (1.96%) Linux+ Certification
11 14 (1.37%) CISSP
11 14 (1.37%) CompTIA Security+
11 14 (1.37%) GIAC
11 14 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
11 14 (1.37%) SANS
11 14 (1.37%) SSCP
12 13 (1.27%) CCNP
12 13 (1.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (5.00%) QA
2 25 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.86%) GDPR
4 17 (1.67%) SLA
5 10 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 9 (0.88%) ISO 22301
7 6 (0.59%) Government Security Classifications
7 6 (0.59%) NCSC
7 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.098%) JTAG
System Software
1 298 (29.22%) Docker
2 205 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (10.98%) Active Directory
4 74 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
5 42 (4.12%) vSphere
6 31 (3.04%) KVM
6 31 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
7 29 (2.84%) VirtualBox
8 24 (2.35%) NFS
9 20 (1.96%) Hyper-V
10 19 (1.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 19 (1.86%) Xen
11 18 (1.76%) Samba
12 17 (1.67%) XenApp
13 16 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
14 11 (1.08%) iptables
14 11 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (0.88%) Ceph
16 8 (0.78%) Firmware
16 8 (0.78%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 335 (32.84%) Ansible
2 196 (19.22%) Puppet
3 192 (18.82%) Kubernetes
4 129 (12.65%) Terraform
5 90 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
6 64 (6.27%) Red Hat Satellite
6 64 (6.27%) ZABBIX
7 62 (6.08%) Nagios
8 44 (4.31%) SCCM
9 36 (3.53%) Grafana
9 36 (3.53%) WSUS
10 34 (3.33%) SCOM
11 29 (2.84%) Docker Swarm
12 26 (2.55%) Packer
13 25 (2.45%) vCenter Server
14 23 (2.25%) Data Guard
14 23 (2.25%) QRadar
15 22 (2.16%) Salt
16 19 (1.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 17 (1.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 274 (26.86%) VMware
2 174 (17.06%) Microsoft
3 162 (15.88%) Oracle
4 77 (7.55%) IBM
5 76 (7.45%) Cisco
6 66 (6.47%) Google
7 59 (5.78%) Citrix
8 56 (5.49%) HP
9 55 (5.39%) NetApp
10 38 (3.73%) EMC
10 38 (3.73%) Juniper
11 34 (3.33%) LogRhythm
12 30 (2.94%) Atlassian
12 30 (2.94%) Dell
13 29 (2.84%) SAP
13 29 (2.84%) SolarWinds
13 29 (2.84%) Splunk
14 16 (1.57%) McAfee
15 15 (1.47%) F5
16 14 (1.37%) Hortonworks