Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 237 233
Rank change year-on-year -55 -4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1,819 2,354 2,865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.13% 1.48% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 3.35% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,491 1,947 2,363
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 71,608 70,270 85,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.52% 44.08% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 56,566 56,834 70,766
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018. 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 -66 820 £62,500 +4.17% 105
South East -99 307 £55,000 +4.76% 37
North of England -2 275 £42,500 -5.56% 26
South West +9 161 £45,000 +12.50% 27
Yorkshire +22 145 £42,500 -5.56% 14
Midlands +7 143 £45,000 +12.50% 15
North West -2 119 £42,500 -5.56% 10
East of England -29 109 £55,000 +15.79% 12
West Midlands -16 90 £45,000 +13.92% 11
East Midlands +29 52 £45,000 +10.43% 4
North East -17 12 £40,000 +32.78% 2
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 1,641 (90.21%) Linux
2 1,016 (55.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 680 (37.38%) Amazon AWS
4 602 (33.10%) CentOS
5 598 (32.88%) Puppet
6 596 (32.77%) DevOps
7 594 (32.66%) Python
8 577 (31.72%) Windows
9 575 (31.61%) VMware
10 456 (25.07%) Finance
10 456 (25.07%) Bash Shell
11 417 (22.92%) Ansible
12 389 (21.39%) Oracle
13 363 (19.96%) VMware Infrastructure
14 361 (19.85%) Perl
15 356 (19.57%) Microsoft
16 348 (19.13%) Java
17 343 (18.86%) Docker
18 338 (18.58%) Unix
18 338 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
19 331 (18.20%) Apache
20 328 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
21 315 (17.32%) Jenkins
22 313 (17.21%) ITIL
23 304 (16.71%) Microsoft Azure
24 301 (16.55%) SQL
25 273 (15.01%) Configuration Management
26 272 (14.95%) Firewall
27 259 (14.24%) Tomcat
28 256 (14.07%) MySQL

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
1 331 (18.20%) Apache
2 259 (14.24%) Tomcat
3 167 (9.18%) JBoss
4 118 (6.49%) WebSphere
5 103 (5.66%) WebLogic
6 84 (4.62%) OpenStack
7 81 (4.45%) Confluence
8 50 (2.75%) IIS
9 48 (2.64%) SharePoint
10 40 (2.20%) nginx
11 38 (2.09%) MS Exchange
11 38 (2.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 29 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (0.93%) Drupal
13 17 (0.93%) WordPress
14 16 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
15 14 (0.77%) CMS
15 14 (0.77%) Moodle
15 14 (0.77%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 19 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.33%) Stata
3 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (0.82%) Documaker
1 15 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.44%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 7 (0.38%) Concordance
3 7 (0.38%) Relativity
4 6 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.27%) Magento
5 5 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.22%) CSG Singleview
6 4 (0.22%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.11%) Finacle
8 2 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.11%) Ringtail
8 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.055%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 680 (37.38%) Amazon AWS
2 304 (16.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 118 (6.49%) OpenShift
4 105 (5.77%) SaaS
5 95 (5.22%) IaaS
6 70 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
7 69 (3.79%) PaaS
8 66 (3.63%) Amazon S3
9 58 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 51 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
11 49 (2.69%) GitHub
12 48 (2.64%) Office 365
13 43 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
14 31 (1.70%) Serverless
15 29 (1.59%) Route 53
16 26 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
16 26 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
17 25 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 23 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 16 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 272 (14.95%) Firewall
2 214 (11.76%) SAN
3 213 (11.71%) DNS
4 202 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 116 (6.38%) NAS
6 113 (6.21%) DHCP
6 113 (6.21%) HTTP
7 77 (4.23%) VPN
8 74 (4.07%) Network Security
9 67 (3.68%) SSL
10 63 (3.46%) WAN
11 62 (3.41%) LAN
12 51 (2.80%) SNMP
13 49 (2.69%) Internet
14 45 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
15 39 (2.14%) SSH
16 33 (1.81%) SMTP
17 27 (1.48%) iSCSI
18 26 (1.43%) NetScaler
18 26 (1.43%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (14.07%) MySQL
2 254 (13.96%) SQL Server
3 139 (7.64%) Oracle Database
4 103 (5.66%) Relational Database
5 93 (5.11%) PostgreSQL
6 88 (4.84%) Big Data
7 76 (4.18%) MongoDB
8 60 (3.30%) RDBMS
9 57 (3.13%) NoSQL
10 54 (2.97%) Hadoop
11 42 (2.31%) Amazon RDS
12 29 (1.59%) MariaDB
12 29 (1.59%) Redis
13 27 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
14 26 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
15 25 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
16 24 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
17 21 (1.15%) Blockchain
18 19 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
19 18 (0.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 315 (17.32%) Jenkins
2 219 (12.04%) Git (software)
3 132 (7.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 109 (5.99%) JIRA
5 75 (4.12%) TeamCity
6 50 (2.75%) JUnit
6 50 (2.75%) Subversion
7 46 (2.53%) Maven
7 46 (2.53%) Vagrant
8 42 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
9 37 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
10 33 (1.81%) Bitbucket
10 33 (1.81%) Hudson
11 30 (1.65%) GitLab
12 25 (1.37%) Eclipse
13 23 (1.26%) MSBuild
14 21 (1.15%) Cucumber
15 20 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (0.99%) Artifactory
17 15 (0.82%) Gerrit
General
1 456 (25.07%) Finance
2 122 (6.71%) Banking
3 84 (4.62%) Retail
4 41 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 38 (2.09%) Games
6 36 (1.98%) Marketing
7 26 (1.43%) Law
8 24 (1.32%) Billing
9 23 (1.26%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.21%) Financial Institution
11 14 (0.77%) Legal
12 13 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.66%) Back Office
13 12 (0.66%) Electronics
14 8 (0.44%) Advertising
14 8 (0.44%) Online Betting
15 5 (0.27%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.22%) Publishing
17 3 (0.16%) Automotive
18 2 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 419 (23.03%) Linux Engineer
2 321 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 304 (16.71%) Administrator
4 202 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 202 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 173 (9.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 156 (8.58%) Systems Engineer
7 131 (7.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 118 (6.49%) Cloud Engineer
9 111 (6.10%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 110 (6.05%) Developer
11 105 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 103 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 100 (5.50%) DBA
14 95 (5.22%) Architect
15 94 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
16 92 (5.06%) Analyst
17 88 (4.84%) Support Engineer
18 74 (4.07%) Senior DevOps
19 73 (4.01%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (10.56%) Web Services
2 114 (6.27%) LAMP
3 109 (5.99%) Middleware
4 101 (5.55%) LDAP
5 54 (2.97%) JSON
5 54 (2.97%) XML
6 52 (2.86%) .NET
6 52 (2.86%) Spring
7 50 (2.75%) RESTful
8 49 (2.69%) HTML
9 42 (2.31%) EJB
10 40 (2.20%) Elastic Stack
11 39 (2.14%) CSS
11 39 (2.14%) SOAP
12 37 (2.03%) Java EE
13 34 (1.87%) FIX Protocol
14 30 (1.65%) REST
15 29 (1.59%) JMS
16 27 (1.48%) Node.js
17 26 (1.43%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 162 (8.91%) Data Centre
2 106 (5.83%) Public Cloud
3 90 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 77 (4.23%) Clustering
5 70 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 70 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 54 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
7 49 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (2.36%) Private Cloud
8 43 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
9 41 (2.25%) Replication
10 36 (1.98%) Fintech
11 35 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
12 30 (1.65%) Hedge funds
13 22 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
14 19 (1.04%) Cyber Kill Chain
15 17 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
16 15 (0.82%) Mainframe
17 14 (0.77%) Wiki
18 13 (0.71%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1,641 (90.21%) Linux
2 1,016 (55.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 602 (33.10%) CentOS
4 577 (31.72%) Windows
5 338 (18.58%) Unix
6 245 (13.47%) Windows Server
7 221 (12.15%) Ubuntu
8 177 (9.73%) Debian
9 132 (7.26%) Solaris
10 126 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 97 (5.33%) SUSE
12 93 (5.11%) AIX
13 90 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 46 (2.53%) Fedora
15 45 (2.47%) HPUX
16 44 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
17 32 (1.76%) Windows 10
18 30 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (0.99%) Windows 7
20 17 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (32.77%) DevOps
2 338 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
3 313 (17.21%) ITIL
4 273 (15.01%) Configuration Management
5 180 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
6 164 (9.02%) Open Source
7 161 (8.85%) Problem-Solving
8 123 (6.76%) High Availability
9 118 (6.49%) Deployment Automation
10 113 (6.21%) E-Commerce
11 109 (5.99%) Migration
12 108 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
13 105 (5.77%) Scrum
14 98 (5.39%) Software Engineering
15 87 (4.78%) Project Management
16 81 (4.45%) Continuous Delivery
16 81 (4.45%) SDLC
17 78 (4.29%) Load Balancing
18 71 (3.90%) Mentoring
19 69 (3.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 594 (32.66%) Python
2 456 (25.07%) Bash Shell
3 361 (19.85%) Perl
4 348 (19.13%) Java
5 301 (16.55%) SQL
6 220 (12.09%) Ruby
7 189 (10.39%) PowerShell
8 172 (9.46%) Shell Script
9 122 (6.71%) PHP
10 118 (6.49%) JavaScript
11 76 (4.18%) C
12 73 (4.01%) C++
13 63 (3.46%) Korn
14 38 (2.09%) Go
15 36 (1.98%) C#
16 31 (1.70%) Bourne shell
17 21 (1.15%) PL/SQL
18 9 (0.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
19 8 (0.44%) AWK
19 8 (0.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 162 (8.91%) Degree
2 137 (7.53%) RHCE
3 109 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (5.55%) Security Cleared
5 98 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 78 (4.29%) CCNA
7 69 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 57 (3.13%) RHCSA
9 55 (3.02%) SC Cleared
10 52 (2.86%) DV Cleared
11 50 (2.75%) MCSE
12 49 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
13 46 (2.53%) CCNP
13 46 (2.53%) RHCA
14 43 (2.36%) CISSP
15 39 (2.14%) AWS Certification
16 34 (1.87%) SANS
17 28 (1.54%) CCIE
18 23 (1.26%) CCIE Security
19 22 (1.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.57%) SLA
2 59 (3.24%) QA
3 34 (1.87%) PCI DSS
4 33 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.77%) GCP
6 5 (0.27%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.22%) PSD2
8 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.11%) GDPR
9 2 (0.11%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 22301
9 2 (0.11%) PMO
10 1 (0.055%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.055%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 363 (19.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 343 (18.86%) Docker
3 211 (11.60%) Active Directory
4 83 (4.56%) vSphere
5 64 (3.52%) VMware ESXi
6 58 (3.19%) Hyper-V
7 57 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
8 51 (2.80%) iptables
9 45 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
10 39 (2.14%) NFS
11 31 (1.70%) Samba
12 23 (1.26%) VirtualBox
13 22 (1.21%) VMware NSX
14 17 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 17 (0.93%) XenApp
15 13 (0.71%) Ceph
15 13 (0.71%) vCloud
15 13 (0.71%) XenServer
16 11 (0.60%) Postfix
16 11 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 598 (32.88%) Puppet
2 417 (22.92%) Ansible
3 328 (18.03%) Opscode Chef
4 178 (9.79%) Kubernetes
5 173 (9.51%) Nagios
6 112 (6.16%) Terraform
7 66 (3.63%) Red Hat Satellite
8 59 (3.24%) Salt
9 53 (2.91%) ZABBIX
10 45 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
11 39 (2.14%) vRealize
12 38 (2.09%) Packer
13 31 (1.70%) Grafana
14 26 (1.43%) SCCM
15 24 (1.32%) Data Guard
16 22 (1.21%) Cacti
16 22 (1.21%) Rancher
17 21 (1.15%) FortiGate
17 21 (1.15%) Icinga
17 21 (1.15%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 575 (31.61%) VMware
2 389 (21.39%) Oracle
3 356 (19.57%) Microsoft
4 206 (11.32%) Cisco
5 130 (7.15%) IBM
6 103 (5.66%) HP
7 95 (5.22%) Google
8 89 (4.89%) Splunk
9 84 (4.62%) NetApp
10 65 (3.57%) EMC
11 52 (2.86%) Citrix
12 50 (2.75%) SAP
13 48 (2.64%) Sun
14 46 (2.53%) SolarWinds
15 44 (2.42%) Juniper
16 42 (2.31%) SaltStack
17 36 (1.98%) Symantec
18 30 (1.65%) New Relic
19 28 (1.54%) Atlassian
20 27 (1.48%) F5