Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 287 348 264
Rank change year-on-year +61 -84 +9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 540 1,107 2,018
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.08% 0.89% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 2.14% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 490 887 1,544
Median annual salary £54,000 £54,559 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.02% -5.11% +9.52%
10th Percentile £34,250 £31,250 £34,300
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -8.70% +9.52%

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 19,229 51,662 62,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.48% 41.72% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15,494 39,770 49,264
Median annual salary £52,930 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.86% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +31 192 £70,000 +7.69% 43
South West +52 113 £46,000 -8.00% 14
South East +102 80 £55,000 - 24
North of England +92 80 £45,000 -10.00% 46
Midlands +61 58 £47,500 +11.76% 16
Yorkshire +127 46 £45,000 -18.18% 9
West Midlands +41 46 £50,000 +11.11% 16
North West +66 31 £50,500 +2.06% 33
East Midlands +64 12 £47,500 +35.71%
East of England +91 11 £54,000 +16.76% 7
North East -1 3 £33,500 -28.33% 4
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 435 (80.56%) Linux
2 252 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 213 (39.44%) AWS
4 191 (35.37%) DevOps
5 175 (32.41%) Azure
6 174 (32.22%) Python
7 173 (32.04%) CentOS
8 170 (31.48%) Ansible
9 168 (31.11%) Docker
10 162 (30.00%) Windows
11 160 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
12 138 (25.56%) VMware
13 128 (23.70%) Finance
14 125 (23.15%) Puppet
15 124 (22.96%) Java
15 124 (22.96%) Kubernetes
16 122 (22.59%) OpenShift
16 122 (22.59%) Bash Shell
17 121 (22.41%) Oracle
18 98 (18.15%) Microsoft
19 97 (17.96%) Terraform
20 95 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
21 93 (17.22%) Jenkins
22 90 (16.67%) SQL
23 86 (15.93%) Unix
24 76 (14.07%) Active Directory
25 73 (13.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 72 (13.33%) Windows Server
27 70 (12.96%) GCP
27 70 (12.96%) PowerShell

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 36 (6.67%) Confluence
2 34 (6.30%) Apache
3 32 (5.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 32 (5.93%) WebLogic
4 27 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 25 (4.63%) Apache Spark
5 25 (4.63%) MS Exchange
6 22 (4.07%) WebSphere
7 20 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (2.96%) OpenStack
9 12 (2.22%) Skype for Business
10 7 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 7 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.93%) GeoServer
12 4 (0.74%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.74%) Ethereum
13 3 (0.56%) CMS
13 3 (0.56%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Fuse
13 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (4.07%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.11%) Workfront
3 4 (0.74%) Quorum
4 3 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 213 (39.44%) AWS
2 175 (32.41%) Azure
3 122 (22.59%) OpenShift
4 70 (12.96%) GCP
5 59 (10.93%) PaaS
6 36 (6.67%) Office 365
7 32 (5.93%) IBM Cloud
8 30 (5.56%) IaaS
9 27 (5.00%) SaaS
10 22 (4.07%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (2.96%) AWS Fargate
11 16 (2.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 15 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
12 15 (2.78%) Amazon S3
12 15 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
13 14 (2.59%) Serverless
14 13 (2.41%) GitHub
15 12 (2.22%) Amazon EKS
16 9 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
17 7 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.15%) TCP/IP
2 42 (7.78%) DNS
2 42 (7.78%) SAN
3 41 (7.59%) Firewall
4 38 (7.04%) DHCP
5 22 (4.07%) HTTP
6 16 (2.96%) Skype
7 15 (2.78%) NAS
8 14 (2.59%) SSL
9 13 (2.41%) WAN
10 12 (2.22%) AMQP
10 12 (2.22%) DMARC
11 11 (2.04%) LAN
11 11 (2.04%) VPN
12 10 (1.85%) iSCSI
13 9 (1.67%) Kerberos
14 7 (1.30%) Network Security
15 6 (1.11%) FTP
15 6 (1.11%) Internet
15 6 (1.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.56%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.15%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (7.96%) MySQL
4 40 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 32 (5.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 31 (5.74%) MongoDB
6 31 (5.74%) NoSQL
7 27 (5.00%) Redis
8 21 (3.89%) Oracle Database
9 19 (3.52%) Big Data
10 16 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (2.78%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 9 (1.67%) Hadoop
16 8 (1.48%) Blockchain
16 8 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (1.30%) DataStax
17 7 (1.30%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 93 (17.22%) Jenkins
2 50 (9.26%) JIRA
3 48 (8.89%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.22%) Bitbucket Server
5 11 (2.04%) Bitbucket
5 11 (2.04%) Selenium
6 8 (1.48%) Artifactory
6 8 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (1.48%) GitLab
6 8 (1.48%) Vagrant
7 7 (1.30%) JUnit
7 7 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (1.30%) SonarQube
7 7 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (0.93%) Mockito
10 4 (0.74%) Subversion
11 3 (0.56%) EasyMock
11 3 (0.56%) Gradle
11 3 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 128 (23.70%) Finance
2 44 (8.15%) Public Sector
3 34 (6.30%) Telecoms
4 32 (5.93%) Banking
5 24 (4.44%) Marketing
6 22 (4.07%) Electronics
6 22 (4.07%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.04%) Law
8 9 (1.67%) Back Office
8 9 (1.67%) Games
9 8 (1.48%) Retail
10 5 (0.93%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.74%) Korean Language
12 3 (0.56%) Front Office
12 3 (0.56%) Legal
12 3 (0.56%) Military
13 2 (0.37%) Automotive
13 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.37%) Police
14 1 (0.19%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 119 (22.04%) Linux Engineer
2 75 (13.89%) Administrator
3 73 (13.52%) Architect
4 69 (12.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 57 (10.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 56 (10.37%) Systems Administrator
7 40 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
8 36 (6.67%) Developer
9 35 (6.48%) Linux Administrator
10 32 (5.93%) DevOps Architect
10 32 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
11 30 (5.56%) Java Architect
12 29 (5.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 28 (5.19%) AWS DevOps
13 28 (5.19%) Cloud Engineer
13 28 (5.19%) Senior Linux Engineer
14 27 (5.00%) Software Engineer
15 25 (4.63%) AWS Architect
16 23 (4.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 23 (4.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.63%) Spring
2 44 (8.15%) Kafka
3 43 (7.96%) Spring Boot
4 31 (5.74%) JSON
5 29 (5.37%) Java EE
5 29 (5.37%) REST
6 27 (5.00%) Node.js
7 26 (4.81%) Apache NiFi
7 26 (4.81%) LDAP
7 26 (4.81%) RESTful
7 26 (4.81%) Spring Cloud
8 20 (3.70%) .NET
8 20 (3.70%) XML
9 19 (3.52%) Web Services
10 17 (3.15%) Elastic Stack
11 16 (2.96%) SOAP
12 14 (2.59%) RabbitMQ
13 13 (2.41%) .NET Core
13 13 (2.41%) Middleware
14 11 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.00%) Cloud Native
2 45 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 41 (7.59%) Public Cloud
4 33 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.11%) Private Cloud
5 21 (3.89%) Clustering
6 18 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.22%) Replication
9 11 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
9 11 (2.04%) PKI
10 7 (1.30%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.11%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.11%) Social Network
11 6 (1.11%) Xbox
12 5 (0.93%) PMI
13 4 (0.74%) Derivative
13 4 (0.74%) Equities
13 4 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 435 (80.56%) Linux
2 252 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 173 (32.04%) CentOS
4 162 (30.00%) Windows
5 86 (15.93%) Unix
6 72 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 60 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 34 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (5.93%) Windows Server 2016
10 30 (5.56%) Solaris
11 23 (4.26%) AIX
12 16 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (2.59%) Debian
13 14 (2.59%) Windows 10
13 14 (2.59%) Windows 7
14 12 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (2.04%) Amazon Linux
15 11 (2.04%) Mac OS X
16 8 (1.48%) CoreOS
16 8 (1.48%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (35.37%) DevOps
2 160 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (13.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 68 (12.59%) Scrum
5 62 (11.48%) Configuration Management
6 53 (9.81%) Microservices
7 49 (9.07%) Cybersecurity
7 49 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
8 46 (8.52%) Fintech
9 43 (7.96%) ITIL
10 38 (7.04%) Open Source
11 37 (6.85%) Infrastructure as Code
12 35 (6.48%) Domain-Driven Design
13 34 (6.30%) Software Engineering
13 34 (6.30%) Thought Leadership
14 32 (5.93%) Performance Tuning
15 31 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (5.74%) Mentoring
16 29 (5.37%) Project Management
16 29 (5.37%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 174 (32.22%) Python
2 124 (22.96%) Java
3 122 (22.59%) Bash Shell
4 90 (16.67%) SQL
5 70 (12.96%) PowerShell
6 65 (12.04%) Shell Script
7 31 (5.74%) C++
8 30 (5.56%) C
8 30 (5.56%) Perl
9 27 (5.00%) PHP
10 26 (4.81%) Go
11 24 (4.44%) Ruby
12 16 (2.96%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.59%) JavaScript
13 14 (2.59%) Korn
14 12 (2.22%) C#
15 10 (1.85%) Clojure
16 8 (1.48%) R
17 7 (1.30%) Bourne shell
18 6 (1.11%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 48 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 42 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (7.04%) MCSE
4 34 (6.30%) RHCE
5 29 (5.37%) Degree
6 25 (4.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (4.44%) MCSA
8 21 (3.89%) DV Cleared
8 21 (3.89%) RHCSA
9 20 (3.70%) SC Cleared
10 13 (2.41%) AWS Certification
11 11 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (2.04%) CompTIA Security+
11 11 (2.04%) SSCP
12 6 (1.11%) CCNA
13 5 (0.93%) CCNP
13 5 (0.93%) CISSP
13 5 (0.93%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.74%) GIAC
15 3 (0.56%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.26%) QA
2 16 (2.96%) SLA
3 14 (2.59%) GDPR
4 12 (2.22%) NIST
5 9 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.93%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.37%) NCSC
8 1 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 168 (31.11%) Docker
2 95 (17.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (14.07%) Active Directory
4 39 (7.22%) vSphere
5 33 (6.11%) Hyper-V
6 26 (4.81%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (3.15%) Virtual Servers
9 16 (2.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (2.22%) KVM
11 10 (1.85%) NFS
11 10 (1.85%) VirtualBox
12 8 (1.48%) GlusterFS
13 6 (1.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 5 (0.93%) Firmware
14 5 (0.93%) Xen
14 5 (0.93%) XenApp
14 5 (0.93%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.74%) LXC
15 4 (0.74%) Samba
Systems Management
1 170 (31.48%) Ansible
2 125 (23.15%) Puppet
3 124 (22.96%) Kubernetes
4 97 (17.96%) Terraform
5 42 (7.78%) SCCM
6 34 (6.30%) Red Hat Satellite
7 21 (3.89%) Nagios
8 19 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (3.15%) WSUS
10 16 (2.96%) SCOM
11 12 (2.22%) NetBackup
11 12 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (2.04%) vRealize
13 9 (1.67%) Data Guard
14 8 (1.48%) SCOrch
15 7 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
16 6 (1.11%) Backup Exec
16 6 (1.11%) HAProxy
16 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 6 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 138 (25.56%) VMware
2 121 (22.41%) Oracle
3 98 (18.15%) Microsoft
4 59 (10.93%) IBM
5 54 (10.00%) SAP
6 43 (7.96%) Google
7 36 (6.67%) Cisco
8 22 (4.07%) Splunk
9 18 (3.33%) SolarWinds
10 16 (2.96%) Atlassian
10 16 (2.96%) Dell
11 15 (2.78%) NetApp
12 14 (2.59%) Palo Alto
13 13 (2.41%) EMC
14 10 (1.85%) HP
14 10 (1.85%) New Relic
15 9 (1.67%) Citrix
16 8 (1.48%) F5
16 8 (1.48%) Juniper
17 7 (1.30%) ServiceNow