Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 212 217
Rank change year-on-year -44 +5 -28
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1023 1233 1398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.36% 1.62% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 3.85% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1086 1213
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,725 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £78,750
England 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 32643 31995 39149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.32% 41.99% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24762 27077 32614
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,019
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in London

Red Hat
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in London

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -17 145 £60,000 -4.00% 15
West London -14 94 £55,000 +15.79% 8
East London -5 22 £75,000 +42.86%
South London -17 19 £42,500 -15.00%
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 927 (90.62%) Linux
2 563 (55.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 439 (42.91%) DevOps
4 381 (37.24%) Finance
5 376 (36.75%) Python
6 324 (31.67%) CentOS
7 322 (31.48%) Puppet
8 321 (31.38%) VMware
9 311 (30.40%) Unix
10 304 (29.72%) Amazon AWS
11 291 (28.45%) Ansible
12 279 (27.27%) Windows
13 269 (26.30%) Bash Shell
14 249 (24.34%) Banking
15 239 (23.36%) Java
16 227 (22.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 227 (22.19%) Opscode Chef
17 221 (21.60%) Perl
18 220 (21.51%) Jenkins
19 201 (19.65%) Configuration Management
20 180 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
21 179 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
22 177 (17.30%) Solaris
23 167 (16.32%) Docker
24 164 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
25 155 (15.15%) TeamCity
25 155 (15.15%) Ruby
26 144 (14.08%) Nagios
27 141 (13.78%) SQL
28 139 (13.59%) Apache

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
1 139 (13.59%) Apache
2 104 (10.17%) Tomcat
3 54 (5.28%) OpenStack
4 52 (5.08%) Confluence
5 38 (3.71%) WebSphere
6 36 (3.52%) IIS
7 34 (3.32%) nginx
8 33 (3.23%) JBoss
9 28 (2.74%) MS Exchange
9 28 (2.74%) WebLogic
10 25 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
11 21 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (1.27%) CMS
13 10 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
15 8 (0.78%) CloudStack
15 8 (0.78%) SharePoint
16 7 (0.68%) Apache Spark
17 6 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
18 5 (0.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.098%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.59%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.20%) Magento
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 304 (29.72%) Amazon AWS
2 164 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (6.65%) GitHub
4 47 (4.59%) SaaS
5 46 (4.50%) IaaS
6 37 (3.62%) PaaS
7 31 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
8 30 (2.93%) OpenShift
9 29 (2.83%) Office 365
10 23 (2.25%) Amazon S3
11 18 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (1.37%) Serverless
13 13 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
13 13 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 8 (0.78%) Rackspace Cloud
15 7 (0.68%) Bluemix
15 7 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
15 7 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 127 (12.41%) DNS
2 116 (11.34%) Firewall
2 116 (11.34%) TCP/IP
3 114 (11.14%) SAN
4 81 (7.92%) VPN
5 62 (6.06%) LDAP
6 55 (5.38%) LAN
7 47 (4.59%) DHCP
8 46 (4.50%) WAN
9 40 (3.91%) BGP
9 40 (3.91%) OSPF
10 37 (3.62%) HTTP
11 31 (3.03%) NAS
12 30 (2.93%) Junos
13 28 (2.74%) IGMP
13 28 (2.74%) RIP
14 26 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (2.54%) iSCSI
14 26 (2.54%) SSL
15 24 (2.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (11.34%) MySQL
2 89 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 61 (5.96%) PostgreSQL
4 59 (5.77%) Big Data
5 36 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 34 (3.32%) Relational Database
7 32 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 27 (2.64%) Hadoop
9 23 (2.25%) Redis
10 21 (2.05%) MongoDB
11 20 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (1.76%) Amazon RDS
12 18 (1.76%) InfluxDB
12 18 (1.76%) RDBMS
13 16 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
14 15 (1.47%) Infinispan
15 14 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
15 14 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (1.08%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 220 (21.51%) Jenkins
2 155 (15.15%) TeamCity
3 130 (12.71%) Git (software)
4 76 (7.43%) Maven
5 73 (7.14%) JIRA
6 67 (6.55%) Sonatype Nexus
7 58 (5.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 52 (5.08%) Gradle
9 33 (3.23%) Subversion
10 26 (2.54%) Hudson
11 25 (2.44%) Vagrant
12 22 (2.15%) JUnit
13 21 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
14 16 (1.56%) GitLab
15 14 (1.37%) FishEye
15 14 (1.37%) IntelliJ
16 12 (1.17%) Cucumber
17 11 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (0.98%) Ant
18 10 (0.98%) Liquibase
General
1 381 (37.24%) Finance
2 249 (24.34%) Banking
3 102 (9.97%) Investment Banking
4 98 (9.58%) Retail Banking
5 38 (3.71%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.83%) Law
7 27 (2.64%) Financial Institution
8 23 (2.25%) Games
9 20 (1.96%) Publishing
10 19 (1.86%) Marketing
11 18 (1.76%) Retail
12 16 (1.56%) Online Betting
13 9 (0.88%) Advertising
14 7 (0.68%) Billing
15 6 (0.59%) Electronics
16 5 (0.49%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.39%) Back Office
17 4 (0.39%) Front Office
17 4 (0.39%) Legal
18 1 (0.098%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 210 (20.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 184 (17.99%) Linux Engineer
3 170 (16.62%) Administrator
4 125 (12.22%) Linux Administrator
5 115 (11.24%) Systems Administrator
6 114 (11.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 95 (9.29%) Subject Matter Expert
8 93 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 81 (7.92%) Systems Engineer
10 73 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 70 (6.84%) Developer
12 61 (5.96%) Analyst
13 59 (5.77%) Consultant
14 48 (4.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 45 (4.40%) Senior DevOps
16 37 (3.62%) Support Analyst
17 36 (3.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 34 (3.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 33 (3.23%) Cloud Engineer
19 33 (3.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (8.02%) .NET
2 58 (5.67%) Web Services
3 45 (4.40%) RESTful
4 43 (4.20%) Middleware
5 42 (4.11%) LAMP
6 36 (3.52%) XML
7 30 (2.93%) JSON
8 27 (2.64%) Elastic Stack
9 25 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
10 21 (2.05%) JMS
10 21 (2.05%) Node.js
11 20 (1.96%) Java EE
11 20 (1.96%) Kafka
12 19 (1.86%) EJB
12 19 (1.86%) JAX-RS
13 18 (1.76%) FIX Protocol
14 17 (1.66%) Apache Flex
14 17 (1.66%) GWT
14 17 (1.66%) JavaFX
14 17 (1.66%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 111 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
1 111 (10.85%) Data Centre
2 53 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 48 (4.69%) Public Cloud
4 46 (4.50%) Clustering
5 40 (3.91%) Management Information System
6 31 (3.03%) Fintech
7 20 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 20 (1.96%) EMC VMAX
8 18 (1.76%) EMC VNX
9 17 (1.66%) Replication
10 14 (1.37%) PKI
11 10 (0.98%) Hedge funds
11 10 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
12 9 (0.88%) Eurex
12 9 (0.88%) iSeries
12 9 (0.88%) PMI
13 8 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.78%) iPad
14 7 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 927 (90.62%) Linux
2 563 (55.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 324 (31.67%) CentOS
4 311 (30.40%) Unix
5 279 (27.27%) Windows
6 177 (17.30%) Solaris
7 132 (12.90%) Ubuntu
8 98 (9.58%) Windows Server
9 76 (7.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 71 (6.94%) Debian
11 68 (6.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (3.03%) AIX
13 29 (2.83%) SUSE
14 26 (2.54%) Fedora
14 26 (2.54%) Windows 7
15 20 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (1.66%) Oracle Linux
17 16 (1.56%) Mac OS X
17 16 (1.56%) Windows 8
18 11 (1.08%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (42.91%) DevOps
2 201 (19.65%) Configuration Management
3 180 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
4 179 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (12.90%) ITIL
6 128 (12.51%) Asset Management
7 119 (11.63%) Open Source
8 94 (9.19%) Wealth Management
9 91 (8.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 78 (7.62%) Migration
11 73 (7.14%) SDLC
12 68 (6.65%) Change Management
12 68 (6.65%) Scrum
13 62 (6.06%) E-Commerce
14 61 (5.96%) Task Automation
15 58 (5.67%) High Availability
15 58 (5.67%) Low Latency
16 53 (5.18%) Feasibility Study
17 50 (4.89%) Analytics
18 46 (4.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 376 (36.75%) Python
2 269 (26.30%) Bash Shell
3 239 (23.36%) Java
4 221 (21.60%) Perl
5 155 (15.15%) Ruby
6 141 (13.78%) SQL
7 70 (6.84%) Shell Script
8 66 (6.45%) PowerShell
9 60 (5.87%) PHP
10 57 (5.57%) Go
11 43 (4.20%) Korn
12 39 (3.81%) JavaScript
13 38 (3.71%) C++
14 28 (2.74%) C
15 25 (2.44%) Bourne shell
16 16 (1.56%) C#
17 15 (1.47%) C-shell
18 12 (1.17%) PL/SQL
19 9 (0.88%) Groovy
19 9 (0.88%) Jython
Qualifications
1 98 (9.58%) Degree
2 54 (5.28%) RHCE
3 39 (3.81%) Security Cleared
4 29 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (2.83%) SC Cleared
5 27 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 24 (2.35%) CCNA
6 24 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (2.35%) MCSE
7 20 (1.96%) CCNP
7 20 (1.96%) RHCSA
8 15 (1.47%) AWS Certification
9 14 (1.37%) MCSA
10 13 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.08%) MCP
12 10 (0.98%) CCA
12 10 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
12 10 (0.98%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.99%) QA
2 48 (4.69%) SLA
3 9 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (0.39%) GCP
6 2 (0.20%) PMO
6 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.20%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.098%) GDPR
7 1 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 227 (22.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (16.32%) Docker
3 100 (9.78%) Active Directory
4 79 (7.72%) vSphere
5 63 (6.16%) VMware ESXi
6 50 (4.89%) iptables
7 48 (4.69%) NFS
8 43 (4.20%) Virtual Machines
9 27 (2.64%) KVM
9 27 (2.64%) XenServer
10 17 (1.66%) Hyper-V
11 14 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 11 (1.08%) Xen
13 10 (0.98%) Dovecot
14 9 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
14 9 (0.88%) VMware NSX
15 6 (0.59%) LXC
15 6 (0.59%) Varnish
16 5 (0.49%) pfSense
16 5 (0.49%) Samba
Systems Management
1 322 (31.48%) Puppet
2 291 (28.45%) Ansible
3 227 (22.19%) Opscode Chef
4 144 (14.08%) Nagios
5 80 (7.82%) Terraform
6 60 (5.87%) Kubernetes
7 58 (5.67%) Salt
8 48 (4.69%) Icinga
9 30 (2.93%) SCCM
9 30 (2.93%) ZABBIX
10 23 (2.25%) SELinux
11 22 (2.15%) vCenter Server
12 21 (2.05%) Grafana
13 20 (1.96%) Cobbler
13 20 (1.96%) Kibana
14 19 (1.86%) Cacti
14 19 (1.86%) Red Hat Satellite
15 18 (1.76%) Tivoli
16 17 (1.66%) HAProxy
16 17 (1.66%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 321 (31.38%) VMware
2 133 (13.00%) Oracle
3 127 (12.41%) Microsoft
4 121 (11.83%) Cisco
5 75 (7.33%) HP
6 46 (4.50%) EMC
7 45 (4.40%) Google
8 43 (4.20%) SaltStack
9 42 (4.11%) Veritas
10 41 (4.01%) Splunk
11 39 (3.81%) Atlassian
12 38 (3.71%) IBM
13 36 (3.52%) Symantec
14 35 (3.42%) NetApp
15 34 (3.32%) ServiceNow
15 34 (3.32%) SolarWinds
16 33 (3.23%) Citrix
17 25 (2.44%) Veeam
18 23 (2.25%) Sun
19 21 (2.05%) Juniper