Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 169 168
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 49 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.10% 1.00% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.24% 2.12% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 49
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £79,375 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £48,500 £43,900
% change year-on-year +18.56% +10.48% -2.44%

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,188 2,078 2,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 49.00% 47.25% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,782 1,620 2,136
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,525 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Hertfordshire

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Red Hat in Hertfordshire

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Hertfordshire

Red Hat
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Watford +10 8 £80,000 +45.45%
Welwyn Garden City -13 8 £60,000 +20.00% 1
St Albans +1 6 £60,000 +9.09%
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford -11 3 £37,500 -7.41%
Hatfield -3 2 £63,750 - 2
Stevenage +5 1 - - 2
Red Hat
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 44 (89.80%) Linux
2 29 (59.18%) CentOS
3 27 (55.10%) VMware
4 26 (53.06%) Python
5 25 (51.02%) Windows
5 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (46.94%) TCP/IP
6 23 (46.94%) DNS
7 22 (44.90%) Bash Shell
7 22 (44.90%) DevOps
8 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
9 19 (38.78%) Kubernetes
9 19 (38.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (38.78%) Ubuntu
10 18 (36.73%) Opscode Chef
10 18 (36.73%) Puppet
11 16 (32.65%) Google
11 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (30.61%) Ansible
13 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
14 11 (22.45%) DHCP
14 11 (22.45%) vSphere
15 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
15 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
16 9 (18.37%) Docker
16 9 (18.37%) Splunk
16 9 (18.37%) SIEM

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (12.24%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
2 3 (6.12%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.24%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (12.24%) Office 365
4 5 (10.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.08%) PaaS
5 2 (4.08%) Route 53
5 2 (4.08%) Serverless
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.04%) CloudBees
6 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) DNS
1 23 (46.94%) TCP/IP
2 11 (22.45%) DHCP
3 8 (16.33%) SMTP
4 6 (12.24%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (12.24%) Skype
4 6 (12.24%) VPN
5 4 (8.16%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (8.16%) Firewall
5 4 (8.16%) SNMP
6 1 (2.04%) SAN
6 1 (2.04%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) GCC
1 3 (6.12%) GDB
1 3 (6.12%) ProC
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 10 (20.41%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (18.37%) Splunk Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Support
5 6 (12.24%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) DBA
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) CSS
1 8 (16.33%) HTML
2 4 (8.16%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) ADO
3 3 (6.12%) ODBC
4 2 (4.08%) Node.js
5 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Handset
2 6 (12.24%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (89.80%) Linux
2 29 (59.18%) CentOS
3 25 (51.02%) Windows
4 19 (38.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (38.78%) Ubuntu
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.24%) Mac OS
6 6 (12.24%) Unix
7 3 (6.12%) Solaris
7 3 (6.12%) SUSE
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.08%) DC/OS
9 1 (2.04%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) DevOps
2 12 (24.49%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.37%) SIEM
4 8 (16.33%) Data Modelling
5 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.24%) Information Security
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Proactive Management
6 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
6 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.20%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
8 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
8 4 (8.16%) Security Operations
8 4 (8.16%) Security Patching
8 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) Python
2 22 (44.90%) Bash Shell
3 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.29%) PHP
4 7 (14.29%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) Java
6 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.12%) C
7 3 (6.12%) C++
7 3 (6.12%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.45%) vSphere
3 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
4 9 (18.37%) Docker
5 7 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (12.24%) Terminal Services
6 6 (12.24%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.04%) Ceph
8 1 (2.04%) LXC
8 1 (2.04%) vCloud
8 1 (2.04%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (38.78%) Kubernetes
2 18 (36.73%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (36.73%) Puppet
3 15 (30.61%) Ansible
4 7 (14.29%) vCenter Server
5 5 (10.20%) cPanel
5 5 (10.20%) Plesk
6 4 (8.16%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (6.12%) Mesos
8 2 (4.08%) Marathon
8 2 (4.08%) Terraform
9 1 (2.04%) QRadar
9 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) VMware
2 16 (32.65%) Google
3 9 (18.37%) Splunk
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle
5 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.12%) Sun
7 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.04%) AlienVault
8 1 (2.04%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.04%) NetApp
8 1 (2.04%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.04%) Veeam