Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 229 205
Rank change year-on-year -7 -24 +11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1,051 1,164 1,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.55% 1.56% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 3.69% 3.57% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 855 918 1,212
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,200 £35,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £84,125 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

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 28,497 32,620 33,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.93% 43.78% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22,271 24,639 28,138
London median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 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
Central London +7 235 £60,000 -4.00% 27
West London -27 39 £60,000 +9.09% 12
South London +15 22 £57,500 +24.32% 8
East London -12 14 £62,500 -10.71% 6
North London +9 1 £50,000 -16.67% 2
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 London region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 873 (83.06%) Linux
2 557 (53.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 475 (45.20%) Amazon AWS
4 428 (40.72%) Python
5 417 (39.68%) Finance
6 403 (38.34%) DevOps
7 362 (34.44%) Ansible
8 360 (34.25%) Puppet
9 343 (32.64%) Windows
10 319 (30.35%) CentOS
11 292 (27.78%) Bash Shell
12 290 (27.59%) VMware
13 287 (27.31%) Docker
14 271 (25.78%) Microsoft Azure
15 250 (23.79%) Opscode Chef
16 245 (23.31%) Java
17 230 (21.88%) SQL
18 229 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
19 220 (20.93%) Perl
20 211 (20.08%) Oracle
21 204 (19.41%) SQL Server
22 199 (18.93%) Kubernetes
23 197 (18.74%) Unix
24 195 (18.55%) Jenkins
25 182 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
26 179 (17.03%) Microsoft
27 176 (16.75%) Configuration Management
28 161 (15.32%) Microservices
29 156 (14.84%) Windows Server
30 155 (14.75%) Active Directory

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
1 138 (13.13%) Tomcat
2 119 (11.32%) Apache
3 104 (9.90%) WebSphere
4 86 (8.18%) WebLogic
5 80 (7.61%) Cloud Foundry
6 63 (5.99%) OpenStack
7 56 (5.33%) JBoss
8 37 (3.52%) Confluence
8 37 (3.52%) SharePoint
9 34 (3.24%) IIS
10 26 (2.47%) nginx
11 21 (2.00%) MS Exchange
11 21 (2.00%) Mule
11 21 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 18 (1.71%) Skype for Business
13 17 (1.62%) IBM Notes
14 15 (1.43%) WordPress
15 13 (1.24%) CMS
16 12 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
17 9 (0.86%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.38%) Stata
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (1.62%) Concordance
1 17 (1.62%) Relativity
2 13 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.48%) Documaker
4 4 (0.38%) Global One
4 4 (0.38%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 3 (0.29%) Magento
5 3 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.19%) Finacle
6 2 (0.19%) Ringtail
7 1 (0.095%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.095%) Eikon
7 1 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.095%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 475 (45.20%) Amazon AWS
2 271 (25.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 141 (13.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 138 (13.13%) OpenShift
5 118 (11.23%) PaaS
6 98 (9.32%) SaaS
7 78 (7.42%) IBM Cloud
8 47 (4.47%) Serverless
9 46 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
10 41 (3.90%) GitHub
11 36 (3.43%) AWS CloudFormation
12 34 (3.24%) IaaS
13 31 (2.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 30 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
14 30 (2.85%) Office 365
15 27 (2.57%) Amazon S3
16 17 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
16 17 (1.62%) Boomi
17 13 (1.24%) CloudFront
18 12 (1.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 127 (12.08%) SAN
2 113 (10.75%) Firewall
3 107 (10.18%) DNS
4 85 (8.09%) TCP/IP
5 73 (6.95%) NAS
6 51 (4.85%) HTTP
7 47 (4.47%) LAN
8 44 (4.19%) DHCP
9 43 (4.09%) Internet
10 41 (3.90%) WAN
11 39 (3.71%) VPN
12 33 (3.14%) BGP
13 32 (3.04%) SSH
14 30 (2.85%) OSPF
15 24 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (2.28%) Network Security
16 22 (2.09%) SNMP
17 18 (1.71%) Skype
18 15 (1.43%) Multicast
19 14 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 117 (11.13%) MySQL
3 79 (7.52%) Oracle Database
4 56 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 44 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 42 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 42 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 39 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
8 37 (3.52%) NoSQL
9 33 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
10 30 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 28 (2.66%) Big Data
12 25 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (2.19%) Blockchain
13 23 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (1.62%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (1.14%) Hadoop
15 12 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
16 11 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 195 (18.55%) Jenkins
2 116 (11.04%) Git (software)
3 55 (5.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 52 (4.95%) JIRA
5 40 (3.81%) Maven
5 40 (3.81%) TeamCity
6 36 (3.43%) Subversion
7 25 (2.38%) Vagrant
8 21 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 21 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (1.81%) Hudson
10 17 (1.62%) MSBuild
11 14 (1.33%) GitLab
12 13 (1.24%) Bitbucket
13 11 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
14 10 (0.95%) PEAR
15 9 (0.86%) Eclipse
16 8 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
16 8 (0.76%) ProC
16 8 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 417 (39.68%) Finance
2 110 (10.47%) Banking
3 39 (3.71%) Retail
4 32 (3.04%) Law
5 29 (2.76%) Financial Institution
5 29 (2.76%) Marketing
6 27 (2.57%) Front Office
6 27 (2.57%) Investment Banking
7 25 (2.38%) Legal
8 15 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.33%) Advertising
10 11 (1.05%) Publishing
11 9 (0.86%) Back Office
12 4 (0.38%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.29%) Games
13 3 (0.29%) German Language
14 2 (0.19%) Billing
14 2 (0.19%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.19%) Online Betting
14 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 226 (21.50%) Linux Engineer
2 215 (20.46%) Administrator
3 180 (17.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 134 (12.75%) Systems Administrator
5 114 (10.85%) Linux Administrator
6 106 (10.09%) Developer
7 103 (9.80%) Architect
8 100 (9.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 99 (9.42%) Systems Engineer
10 86 (8.18%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 84 (7.99%) DBA
12 77 (7.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 69 (6.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 68 (6.47%) Cloud Architect
15 63 (5.99%) Java Developer
16 61 (5.80%) Analyst
17 58 (5.52%) AWS DevOps
17 58 (5.52%) Cloud Engineer
18 55 (5.23%) Applications Support
19 53 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (13.23%) Web Services
2 114 (10.85%) Spring
3 103 (9.80%) Spring Boot
4 70 (6.66%) Java EE
5 67 (6.37%) LDAP
6 63 (5.99%) Middleware
7 59 (5.61%) LAMP
8 46 (4.38%) SOAP
9 43 (4.09%) .NET
10 41 (3.90%) JSON
11 39 (3.71%) XML
12 38 (3.62%) Spring Cloud
13 37 (3.52%) Node.js
14 36 (3.43%) REST
15 35 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
16 30 (2.85%) RESTful
17 27 (2.57%) Apache Camel
18 19 (1.81%) Elastic Stack
19 18 (1.71%) Kafka
19 18 (1.71%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 95 (9.04%) Fintech
2 79 (7.52%) Computer Science
3 78 (7.42%) Cloud Native
4 73 (6.95%) Clustering
5 70 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (6.47%) Public Cloud
7 63 (5.99%) Data Centre
8 56 (5.33%) Hybrid Cloud
9 50 (4.76%) Management Information System
10 48 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
11 46 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
12 43 (4.09%) Private Cloud
13 34 (3.24%) Hedge funds
14 28 (2.66%) Blog
15 24 (2.28%) CMDB
16 23 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
17 20 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 18 (1.71%) Derivative
18 18 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
18 18 (1.71%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 873 (83.06%) Linux
2 557 (53.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 343 (32.64%) Windows
4 319 (30.35%) CentOS
5 197 (18.74%) Unix
6 156 (14.84%) Windows Server
7 155 (14.75%) Ubuntu
8 107 (10.18%) Solaris
9 69 (6.57%) Debian
10 58 (5.52%) Fedora
11 56 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 51 (4.85%) SUSE
13 47 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (2.00%) Windows 10
16 19 (1.81%) AIX
17 17 (1.62%) HPUX
18 16 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
19 12 (1.14%) Mac OS X
19 12 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (38.34%) DevOps
2 229 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
3 176 (16.75%) Configuration Management
4 161 (15.32%) Microservices
5 150 (14.27%) ITIL
6 129 (12.27%) Continuous Integration
6 129 (12.27%) High Availability
7 104 (9.90%) Open Source
7 104 (9.90%) Scrum
8 103 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 85 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
10 71 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 70 (6.66%) Re-Platforming
12 61 (5.80%) Deployment Automation
13 59 (5.61%) The Twelve-Factor App
14 57 (5.42%) Domain-Driven Design
14 57 (5.42%) Performance Tuning
15 55 (5.23%) Change Control
16 48 (4.57%) Change Management
17 44 (4.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 428 (40.72%) Python
2 292 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 245 (23.31%) Java
4 230 (21.88%) SQL
5 220 (20.93%) Perl
6 148 (14.08%) PowerShell
7 134 (12.75%) Ruby
8 85 (8.09%) PHP
9 83 (7.90%) Shell Script
10 70 (6.66%) Korn
11 56 (5.33%) Bourne shell
12 53 (5.04%) C#
13 45 (4.28%) C++
13 45 (4.28%) JavaScript
14 38 (3.62%) Go
15 21 (2.00%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.81%) C
17 9 (0.86%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.67%) Groovy
18 7 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 133 (12.65%) Degree
2 70 (6.66%) RHCE
3 46 (4.38%) Master's Degree
4 36 (3.43%) RHCSA
5 35 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 30 (2.85%) RHCA
7 26 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (2.00%) MCSE
10 20 (1.90%) AWS Certification
11 19 (1.81%) CISSP
12 18 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (1.71%) Security Cleared
13 17 (1.62%) Numerate Degree
14 15 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
15 14 (1.33%) CCNA
15 14 (1.33%) SC Cleared
16 10 (0.95%) CCNP
17 9 (0.86%) CISM
18 8 (0.76%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (5.99%) QA
2 12 (1.14%) SLA
3 5 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.095%) HIPAA
System Software
1 287 (27.31%) Docker
2 182 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 155 (14.75%) Active Directory
4 56 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
5 43 (4.09%) Oracle RAC
6 30 (2.85%) iptables
7 25 (2.38%) vSphere
8 20 (1.90%) NFS
8 20 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (1.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 15 (1.43%) Xen
11 11 (1.05%) Firmware
12 10 (0.95%) VirtualBox
12 10 (0.95%) VMware NSX
13 8 (0.76%) Hyper-V
13 8 (0.76%) KVM
14 6 (0.57%) Samba
14 6 (0.57%) Squid
15 5 (0.48%) XenServer
16 4 (0.38%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 362 (34.44%) Ansible
2 360 (34.25%) Puppet
3 250 (23.79%) Opscode Chef
4 199 (18.93%) Kubernetes
5 117 (11.13%) Terraform
6 88 (8.37%) Nagios
7 49 (4.66%) Salt
8 38 (3.62%) Docker Swarm
9 32 (3.04%) Red Hat Satellite
10 29 (2.76%) ZABBIX
11 24 (2.28%) Control-M
12 21 (2.00%) Packer
13 19 (1.81%) vRealize
14 18 (1.71%) Grafana
14 18 (1.71%) Microsoft Clustering
14 18 (1.71%) SCCM
15 17 (1.62%) NetBackup
15 17 (1.62%) SCOM
16 16 (1.52%) Data Guard
17 15 (1.43%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 290 (27.59%) VMware
2 211 (20.08%) Oracle
3 179 (17.03%) Microsoft
4 121 (11.51%) Google
5 114 (10.85%) IBM
6 96 (9.13%) Cisco
7 58 (5.52%) SAP
8 57 (5.42%) EMC
9 52 (4.95%) HP
10 45 (4.28%) Splunk
11 43 (4.09%) SolarWinds
12 34 (3.24%) SaltStack
13 30 (2.85%) NetApp
14 23 (2.19%) Apigee
14 23 (2.19%) Symantec
14 23 (2.19%) TIBCO
15 22 (2.09%) Sun
16 21 (2.00%) Axway
16 21 (2.00%) OutSystems
17 20 (1.90%) New Relic