Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 301 333 267
Rank change year-on-year +32 -66 -7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 463 1,215 2,038
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.03% 0.93% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 2.17% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 397 968 1,585
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,436 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.93% -7.07% +9.52%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -4.55% +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 18,210 55,948 67,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.32% 42.86% 43.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14,301 42,818 52,575
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +29 172 £70,000 +7.69% 26
South West +54 86 £46,000 -8.00% 17
North of England +127 79 £45,000 -3.72% 23
South East +116 66 £56,250 +2.27% 18
Midlands +71 48 £47,500 +13.10% 9
Yorkshire +171 45 £45,000 -18.18% 1
West Midlands +57 37 £47,500 +8.57% 6
North West +74 32 £52,500 +16.92% 21
East Midlands +77 11 £47,500 +35.71% 3
East of England +75 8 £52,500 +14.13% 5
North East +3 2 - - 1
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 416 (89.85%) Linux
2 235 (50.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 171 (36.93%) Python
4 165 (35.64%) Ansible
5 164 (35.42%) Windows
6 163 (35.21%) AWS
7 156 (33.69%) VMware
8 155 (33.48%) CentOS
9 134 (28.94%) DevOps
10 126 (27.21%) Docker
11 123 (26.57%) Azure
12 113 (24.41%) Bash Shell
13 108 (23.33%) Puppet
14 107 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
14 107 (23.11%) Oracle
15 105 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
16 99 (21.38%) Unix
17 97 (20.95%) Finance
18 85 (18.36%) Windows Server
19 84 (18.14%) Jenkins
20 83 (17.93%) Microsoft
21 82 (17.71%) OpenShift
22 79 (17.06%) Terraform
23 78 (16.85%) Kubernetes
24 74 (15.98%) Java
25 73 (15.77%) PowerShell
26 70 (15.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 69 (14.90%) Ubuntu
27 69 (14.90%) Active Directory
28 66 (14.25%) SQL

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 45 (9.72%) Confluence
2 39 (8.42%) Apache
3 31 (6.70%) Tomcat
4 24 (5.18%) OpenStack
5 22 (4.75%) MS Exchange
5 22 (4.75%) WebLogic
6 15 (3.24%) Apache Spark
6 15 (3.24%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (3.02%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (1.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (1.08%) GeoServer
12 4 (0.86%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.86%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.86%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.65%) nginx
14 2 (0.43%) Hyperledger
14 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 11 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.43%) Workfront
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.22%) Faxination
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 163 (35.21%) AWS
2 123 (26.57%) Azure
3 82 (17.71%) OpenShift
4 50 (10.80%) GCP
5 32 (6.91%) PaaS
6 27 (5.83%) Office 365
7 19 (4.10%) IaaS
8 17 (3.67%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (3.24%) IBM Cloud
10 14 (3.02%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (2.81%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (2.81%) Serverless
12 12 (2.59%) Amazon S3
12 12 (2.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 11 (2.38%) AWS Fargate
14 10 (2.16%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (2.16%) SaaS
15 9 (1.94%) GitHub
16 7 (1.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 7 (1.51%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.72%) SAN
2 41 (8.86%) DNS
3 34 (7.34%) TCP/IP
4 29 (6.26%) DHCP
4 29 (6.26%) Firewall
5 19 (4.10%) HTTP
6 14 (3.02%) SSL
6 14 (3.02%) VPN
7 11 (2.38%) DMARC
8 10 (2.16%) FTP
8 10 (2.16%) Skype
9 9 (1.94%) Kerberos
9 9 (1.94%) NAS
9 9 (1.94%) Network Security
10 8 (1.73%) FIX Connectivity
10 8 (1.73%) WAN
11 7 (1.51%) AMQP
11 7 (1.51%) VLAN
12 6 (1.30%) LAN
12 6 (1.30%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.94%) MySQL
3 35 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 31 (6.70%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (5.40%) NoSQL
6 24 (5.18%) MongoDB
7 20 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (4.32%) Redis
8 19 (4.10%) RDBMS
9 17 (3.67%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (2.81%) Big Data
10 13 (2.81%) Oracle Database
11 10 (2.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 9 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (1.51%) DataStax
13 7 (1.51%) MariaDB
13 7 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.30%) Data Lake
15 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 84 (18.14%) Jenkins
2 56 (12.10%) JIRA
3 54 (11.66%) Git (software)
4 15 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (3.24%) Vagrant
5 12 (2.59%) Bitbucket
5 12 (2.59%) Bitbucket Server
5 12 (2.59%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (2.38%) Subversion
7 9 (1.94%) Selenium
8 8 (1.73%) SonarQube
9 7 (1.51%) Artifactory
9 7 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (1.30%) JUnit
11 5 (1.08%) GoCD
12 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.65%) EasyMock
13 3 (0.65%) GitLab
13 3 (0.65%) Mockito
14 2 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 97 (20.95%) Finance
2 20 (4.32%) Public Sector
2 20 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 19 (4.10%) Banking
4 11 (2.38%) Electronics
4 11 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.38%) Marketing
5 10 (2.16%) Retail
6 7 (1.51%) Games
6 7 (1.51%) Law
7 4 (0.86%) Back Office
7 4 (0.86%) Korean Language
8 2 (0.43%) Automotive
8 2 (0.43%) Billing
8 2 (0.43%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
9 1 (0.22%) Police
Job Titles
1 108 (23.33%) Linux Engineer
2 84 (18.14%) Administrator
3 62 (13.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 53 (11.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 52 (11.23%) Linux Administrator
6 51 (11.02%) Systems Administrator
7 41 (8.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 31 (6.70%) Architect
9 29 (6.26%) Systems Engineer
10 24 (5.18%) Cloud Engineer
10 24 (5.18%) Software Engineer
11 23 (4.97%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 21 (4.54%) Developer
13 19 (4.10%) AWS DevOps
13 19 (4.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (3.89%) Analyst
14 18 (3.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.89%) Support Engineer
15 17 (3.67%) DBA
16 16 (3.46%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.91%) Kafka
2 29 (6.26%) LDAP
3 28 (6.05%) Spring
4 21 (4.54%) Spring Boot
5 20 (4.32%) Apache NiFi
5 20 (4.32%) JSON
5 20 (4.32%) REST
6 18 (3.89%) RESTful
7 17 (3.67%) .NET
7 17 (3.67%) Elastic Stack
7 17 (3.67%) Node.js
8 16 (3.46%) Java EE
8 16 (3.46%) LAMP
9 15 (3.24%) J2EE
10 14 (3.02%) Middleware
10 14 (3.02%) Web Services
11 12 (2.59%) SOAP
11 12 (2.59%) Spring Cloud
11 12 (2.59%) XML
12 10 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.23%) Data Centre
2 38 (8.21%) Private Cloud
3 33 (7.13%) Public Cloud
4 27 (5.83%) Cloud Native
5 26 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.67%) Clustering
6 17 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (3.02%) Replication
8 13 (2.81%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (2.59%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.94%) EMC VNX
11 8 (1.73%) Derivative
11 8 (1.73%) EMC VMAX
11 8 (1.73%) Eurex
11 8 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.73%) PKI
12 7 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (1.30%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.30%) Equities
13 6 (1.30%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 416 (89.85%) Linux
2 235 (50.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 164 (35.42%) Windows
4 155 (33.48%) CentOS
5 99 (21.38%) Unix
6 85 (18.36%) Windows Server
7 69 (14.90%) Ubuntu
8 46 (9.94%) Solaris
8 46 (9.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (6.48%) AIX
9 30 (6.48%) Windows Server 2016
10 24 (5.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (3.67%) Windows 7
12 16 (3.46%) Debian
13 15 (3.24%) Oracle Linux
13 15 (3.24%) Windows 10
14 13 (2.81%) SUSE
15 9 (1.94%) Amazon Linux
15 9 (1.94%) Mac OS X
16 8 (1.73%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (28.94%) DevOps
2 107 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (15.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 55 (11.88%) Configuration Management
5 54 (11.66%) Performance Tuning
6 52 (11.23%) Infrastructure as Code
6 52 (11.23%) Scrum
7 50 (10.80%) ITIL
8 43 (9.29%) Open Source
9 38 (8.21%) Cybersecurity
10 37 (7.99%) Mentoring
10 37 (7.99%) Software Engineering
11 36 (7.78%) High Availability
12 33 (7.13%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (6.48%) Performance Monitoring
15 28 (6.05%) Fintech
15 28 (6.05%) Microservices
16 26 (5.62%) Line Management
17 25 (5.40%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 171 (36.93%) Python
2 113 (24.41%) Bash Shell
3 74 (15.98%) Java
4 73 (15.77%) PowerShell
5 66 (14.25%) SQL
6 53 (11.45%) Shell Script
7 40 (8.64%) PHP
8 31 (6.70%) C
8 31 (6.70%) C++
9 28 (6.05%) Go
10 24 (5.18%) Perl
11 23 (4.97%) Ruby
12 13 (2.81%) JavaScript
12 13 (2.81%) R
13 11 (2.38%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.94%) C#
15 7 (1.51%) Korn
16 6 (1.30%) Bourne shell
16 6 (1.30%) Groovy
17 4 (0.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 41 (8.86%) RHCE
2 40 (8.64%) Security Cleared
3 31 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (6.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (5.83%) Degree
5 27 (5.83%) MCSE
6 25 (5.40%) DV Cleared
7 23 (4.97%) MCSA
8 15 (3.24%) RHCSA
9 13 (2.81%) SC Cleared
10 12 (2.59%) AWS Certification
11 5 (1.08%) VCP5
12 4 (0.86%) CCNA
12 4 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (0.65%) CISA
13 3 (0.65%) CISSP
13 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.65%) MCP
13 3 (0.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.54%) SLA
2 18 (3.89%) QA
3 17 (3.67%) GDPR
4 8 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.30%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.30%) NIST
6 1 (0.22%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.22%) NCSC
System Software
1 126 (27.21%) Docker
2 105 (22.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (14.90%) Active Directory
4 42 (9.07%) vSphere
5 35 (7.56%) Hyper-V
6 28 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (4.54%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (3.67%) NFS
9 13 (2.81%) KVM
9 13 (2.81%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (2.16%) VirtualBox
11 8 (1.73%) GlusterFS
12 7 (1.51%) vCloud
13 6 (1.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.86%) Firmware
16 3 (0.65%) Samba
16 3 (0.65%) VMware NSX
17 2 (0.43%) Lustre
17 2 (0.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 165 (35.64%) Ansible
2 108 (23.33%) Puppet
3 79 (17.06%) Terraform
4 78 (16.85%) Kubernetes
5 36 (7.78%) Red Hat Satellite
6 29 (6.26%) SCCM
7 26 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (4.10%) WSUS
9 17 (3.67%) SCOM
10 13 (2.81%) Nagios
10 13 (2.81%) SCOrch
11 11 (2.38%) NetBackup
12 10 (2.16%) Icinga
13 9 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
13 9 (1.94%) Rundeck
14 8 (1.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (1.51%) Oracle ZFS
15 7 (1.51%) Proxmox
15 7 (1.51%) vRealize
16 6 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 156 (33.69%) VMware
2 107 (23.11%) Oracle
3 83 (17.93%) Microsoft
4 42 (9.07%) IBM
5 31 (6.70%) Cisco
6 29 (6.26%) Google
7 25 (5.40%) SAP
7 25 (5.40%) SolarWinds
8 20 (4.32%) HP
8 20 (4.32%) Splunk
9 19 (4.10%) EMC
10 18 (3.89%) Atlassian
10 18 (3.89%) NetApp
11 14 (3.02%) Dell
12 10 (2.16%) Juniper
12 10 (2.16%) SaltStack
13 9 (1.94%) Remedy
14 8 (1.73%) Bloomberg
14 8 (1.73%) Patsystems
14 8 (1.73%) Reuters