Period
to 7 March 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 7 March 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 283 352 247
Rank change year-on-year +69 -105 +42
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 280 426 839
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.99% 0.85% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 2.12% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 246 321 762
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +5.69% -1.60%
10th Percentile £48,462 £43,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £118,750 £91,000 £88,625
England median annual salary £55,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.45% - +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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 10,091 20,063 25,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.75% 40.18% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7,790 15,734 19,799
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in London

Red Hat
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in London.

Salary trend for Red Hat in London

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat in London over the 6 months to 7 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in London

Red Hat
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the London region over the 6 months to 7 March 2021. 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
Central London +42 40 £70,000 - 18
West London +24 4 £62,500 +8.70% 1
South London +31 2 £72,500 +23.40% 1
East London -4 1 £50,000 -35.48% 3
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 198 (70.71%) Linux
2 124 (44.29%) AWS
3 114 (40.71%) Finance
4 110 (39.29%) DevOps
5 105 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 103 (36.79%) Azure
7 102 (36.43%) Kubernetes
8 99 (35.36%) Docker
8 99 (35.36%) Python
9 97 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
10 95 (33.93%) Windows
11 86 (30.71%) Ansible
12 85 (30.36%) Java
13 65 (23.21%) OpenShift
14 58 (20.71%) GCP
15 57 (20.36%) SQL
16 56 (20.00%) Jenkins
16 56 (20.00%) Bash Shell
17 53 (18.93%) Microservices
18 51 (18.21%) Ubuntu
19 50 (17.86%) VMware
20 49 (17.50%) CentOS
21 48 (17.14%) Unix
21 48 (17.14%) IBM
22 47 (16.79%) PaaS
23 46 (16.43%) Oracle
24 45 (16.07%) Scrum
24 45 (16.07%) Google
24 45 (16.07%) Terraform
24 45 (16.07%) Cloud Native

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (12.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 24 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (6.43%) Apache
3 18 (6.43%) Apache Spark
4 15 (5.36%) WebLogic
5 14 (5.00%) Confluence
6 12 (4.29%) Tomcat
7 11 (3.93%) WebSphere
8 9 (3.21%) IIS
8 9 (3.21%) OpenStack
8 9 (3.21%) Red Hat Fuse
9 5 (1.79%) Ethereum
9 5 (1.79%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.43%) Skype for Business
11 3 (1.07%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.71%) JBoss
12 2 (0.71%) nginx
13 1 (0.36%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 12 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (3.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Quorum
2 1 (0.36%) Eikon
2 1 (0.36%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 124 (44.29%) AWS
2 103 (36.79%) Azure
3 65 (23.21%) OpenShift
4 58 (20.71%) GCP
5 47 (16.79%) PaaS
6 37 (13.21%) IBM Cloud
7 20 (7.14%) Amazon EKS
8 17 (6.07%) IaaS
9 13 (4.64%) Microsoft 365
10 9 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (2.86%) Amazon ECS
12 6 (2.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (2.14%) Amazon GuardDuty
12 6 (2.14%) GitHub
12 6 (2.14%) SaaS
13 5 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (1.07%) Cloud Run
14 3 (1.07%) Serverless
15 2 (0.71%) AWS CodePipeline
15 2 (0.71%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 29 (10.36%) Firewall
3 25 (8.93%) SSH
4 23 (8.21%) HTTP
5 13 (4.64%) SAN
6 11 (3.93%) DNS
7 9 (3.21%) DHCP
7 9 (3.21%) FTP
8 8 (2.86%) LAN
8 8 (2.86%) VLAN
8 8 (2.86%) WAN
9 7 (2.50%) VPN
10 5 (1.79%) FIX Connectivity
10 5 (1.79%) SSL
11 4 (1.43%) Skype
12 3 (1.07%) 802.11
12 3 (1.07%) DMZ
12 3 (1.07%) Kerberos
12 3 (1.07%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (1.07%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.57%) Data Warehouse
1 38 (13.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 38 (13.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (8.93%) Big Data
3 16 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (4.64%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.64%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.29%) Blockchain
5 12 (4.29%) SQL Server
6 11 (3.93%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.86%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.79%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.43%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.07%) HBase
11 3 (1.07%) Impala
11 3 (1.07%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.07%) MySQL
11 3 (1.07%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 22 (7.86%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.43%) JIRA
4 13 (4.64%) TeamCity
5 10 (3.57%) GitLab
6 8 (2.86%) GoCD
6 8 (2.86%) Travis CI
7 6 (2.14%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.07%) Maven
10 2 (0.71%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.71%) JUnit
10 2 (0.71%) Mockito
10 2 (0.71%) Spinnaker
11 1 (0.36%) DbUnit
11 1 (0.36%) Postman
11 1 (0.36%) Selenium
11 1 (0.36%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 114 (40.71%) Finance
2 41 (14.64%) Banking
3 39 (13.93%) Back Office
4 12 (4.29%) Public Sector
5 10 (3.57%) Legal
6 8 (2.86%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.43%) Law
8 4 (1.43%) Retail
9 3 (1.07%) Front Office
10 2 (0.71%) Police
11 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.36%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 48 (17.14%) Analyst
2 43 (15.36%) Architect
3 39 (13.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 38 (13.57%) Applications Support
5 36 (12.86%) Support Analyst
6 32 (11.43%) Cloud Architect
6 32 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
7 31 (11.07%) Applications Support Analyst
8 26 (9.29%) Java Architect
9 21 (7.50%) Developer
10 20 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (6.79%) Consultant
12 17 (6.07%) Cloud Engineer
13 15 (5.36%) Cloud Native Architect
13 15 (5.36%) Senior DevOps
13 15 (5.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 14 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
14 14 (5.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 14 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
15 13 (4.64%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.86%) .NET
2 26 (9.29%) Spring
3 24 (8.57%) Spring Boot
4 23 (8.21%) Java EE
5 20 (7.14%) Kafka
5 20 (7.14%) Spring Cloud
6 19 (6.79%) Apache NiFi
7 15 (5.36%) XML
8 14 (5.00%) JSON
8 14 (5.00%) RESTful
9 9 (3.21%) SOAP
10 8 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
10 8 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (2.86%) REST
10 8 (2.86%) Zuul
11 7 (2.50%) LDAP
11 7 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 5 (1.79%) J2EE
12 5 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (16.07%) Cloud Native
2 42 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.86%) Data Centre
4 19 (6.79%) Public Cloud
5 17 (6.07%) SWIFT
6 12 (4.29%) Virtual Team
7 10 (3.57%) EMC VNX
8 7 (2.50%) Cyberattack
9 6 (2.14%) Replication
9 6 (2.14%) Social Network
10 5 (1.79%) Blog
10 5 (1.79%) Clustering
10 5 (1.79%) Eurex
11 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (1.07%) Device Driver
12 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 198 (70.71%) Linux
2 105 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 95 (33.93%) Windows
4 51 (18.21%) Ubuntu
5 49 (17.50%) CentOS
6 48 (17.14%) Unix
7 29 (10.36%) Windows Server
8 18 (6.43%) Oracle Linux
9 11 (3.93%) VMS
10 7 (2.50%) Solaris
11 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (1.79%) Debian
12 5 (1.79%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.79%) SUSE
12 5 (1.79%) Windows Server 2016
13 3 (1.07%) Fedora
14 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2019
15 1 (0.36%) AIX
15 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (39.29%) DevOps
2 97 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (18.93%) Microservices
4 45 (16.07%) Scrum
5 42 (15.00%) Thought Leadership
6 34 (12.14%) Domain-Driven Design
6 34 (12.14%) Problem-Solving
7 33 (11.79%) Re-Platforming
8 31 (11.07%) Fintech
9 30 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
10 29 (10.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 22 (7.86%) Artificial Intelligence
11 22 (7.86%) Infrastructure as Code
12 21 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (7.50%) ITIL
13 20 (7.14%) Configuration Management
13 20 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
13 20 (7.14%) Open Source
13 20 (7.14%) The Twelve-Factor App
14 17 (6.07%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 99 (35.36%) Python
2 85 (30.36%) Java
3 57 (20.36%) SQL
4 56 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 35 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 27 (9.64%) PowerShell
7 21 (7.50%) Perl
8 18 (6.43%) C#
8 18 (6.43%) Go
9 12 (4.29%) Clojure
9 12 (4.29%) Ruby
10 11 (3.93%) Korn
11 10 (3.57%) JavaScript
12 6 (2.14%) C
13 4 (1.43%) Bourne shell
13 4 (1.43%) Groovy
14 3 (1.07%) AWK
14 3 (1.07%) sed
15 2 (0.71%) Java 8
15 2 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (9.29%) RHCSA
2 25 (8.93%) RHCE
3 17 (6.07%) Security Cleared
4 15 (5.36%) MCSE
4 15 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
6 12 (4.29%) SSCP
7 11 (3.93%) Degree
8 8 (2.86%) AWS Certification
8 8 (2.86%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.79%) CCNA
11 3 (1.07%) CISSP
11 3 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.07%) MCSA
11 3 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.71%) CCA
12 2 (0.71%) CCNP
12 2 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.71%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.00%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) NIST
2 6 (2.14%) SLA
3 2 (0.71%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (0.71%) NCSC
4 1 (0.36%) GDPR
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 99 (35.36%) Docker
2 38 (13.57%) Active Directory
3 36 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (9.29%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (6.43%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (3.57%) vSphere
7 9 (3.21%) Hyper-V
7 9 (3.21%) KVM
8 6 (2.14%) NFS
8 6 (2.14%) Xen
9 5 (1.79%) Firmware
10 4 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (1.43%) Samba
11 3 (1.07%) OCFS2
11 3 (1.07%) Postfix
11 3 (1.07%) qmail
11 3 (1.07%) Sendmail
11 3 (1.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (1.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 102 (36.43%) Kubernetes
2 86 (30.71%) Ansible
3 45 (16.07%) Terraform
4 42 (15.00%) Puppet
5 20 (7.14%) Nagios
6 19 (6.79%) SCCM
7 11 (3.93%) SCOM
7 11 (3.93%) ZABBIX
8 9 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (2.86%) BladeLogic
9 8 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (2.50%) Data Guard
10 7 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (2.14%) Grafana
11 6 (2.14%) Prometheus
12 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (1.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 5 (1.79%) SELinux
13 4 (1.43%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (17.86%) VMware
2 48 (17.14%) IBM
3 46 (16.43%) Oracle
4 45 (16.07%) Google
5 36 (12.86%) Microsoft
5 36 (12.86%) SAP
6 13 (4.64%) Palo Alto
7 12 (4.29%) Cisco
8 10 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 10 (3.57%) Dell
8 10 (3.57%) EMC
9 9 (3.21%) Veeam
10 8 (2.86%) Blue Coat
10 8 (2.86%) BMC
10 8 (2.86%) Cloudera
11 7 (2.50%) Bloomberg
11 7 (2.50%) Reuters
11 7 (2.50%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.79%) Fidessa
12 5 (1.79%) Trayport