Period
to 15 June 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 15 June 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
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 359 316 282
Rank change year-on-year -43 -34 -5
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 295 321 667
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.77% 0.92% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.15% 2.33% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 215 255 585
10th Percentile £46,850 £51,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -
75th Percentile £85,625 £87,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £53,350
% change year-on-year - +12.46% -3.00%

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 13,731 13,776 23,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.96% 39.46% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9,423 10,788 18,188
10th Percentile £39,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
75th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £97,875 £93,750
England median annual salary £52,606 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% +5.00% +1.01%

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 15 June 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 15 June 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 -21 27 £80,000 +14.29% 8
West London -2 18 £45,000 -21.74% 5
South London -7 3 £72,500 +20.83% 1
East London +13 1 £50,000 -37.50% 3
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 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.

1 245 (83.05%) Linux
2 135 (45.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 124 (42.03%) Finance
4 123 (41.69%) Python
5 111 (37.63%) Windows
6 106 (35.93%) DevOps
7 104 (35.25%) AWS
8 100 (33.90%) Kubernetes
9 99 (33.56%) Docker
10 94 (31.86%) Ansible
11 86 (29.15%) Azure
11 86 (29.15%) Agile Software Development
12 76 (25.76%) SQL
13 73 (24.75%) CentOS
14 72 (24.41%) Jenkins
15 70 (23.73%) Java
16 62 (21.02%) Unix
17 59 (20.00%) VMware
18 57 (19.32%) OpenShift
19 56 (18.98%) Ubuntu
20 52 (17.63%) Analytical Skills
20 52 (17.63%) GCP
21 50 (16.95%) Back Office
21 50 (16.95%) Puppet
22 49 (16.61%) Active Directory
23 48 (16.27%) Terraform
24 44 (14.92%) Google
25 42 (14.24%) Bash Shell
26 41 (13.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 41 (13.90%) Banking

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 21 (7.12%) Cloud Foundry
1 21 (7.12%) Confluence
2 17 (5.76%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (5.08%) Apache
4 12 (4.07%) nginx
5 11 (3.73%) IIS
6 8 (2.71%) Red Hat Fuse
7 5 (1.69%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.36%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.36%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.02%) JBoss
10 1 (0.34%) CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Eikon
1 1 (0.34%) MetaTrader
1 1 (0.34%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
Cloud Services
1 104 (35.25%) AWS
2 86 (29.15%) Azure
3 57 (19.32%) OpenShift
4 52 (17.63%) GCP
5 31 (10.51%) PaaS
6 21 (7.12%) Amazon EKS
6 21 (7.12%) IBM Cloud
7 16 (5.42%) IaaS
8 11 (3.73%) Microsoft 365
9 10 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (3.39%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (2.37%) Amazon S3
10 7 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (2.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (2.03%) Amazon GuardDuty
12 4 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (1.36%) Azure Stack
12 4 (1.36%) Kong
12 4 (1.36%) Slack
13 3 (1.02%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.47%) DNS
2 22 (7.46%) Firewall
2 22 (7.46%) SSH
3 17 (5.76%) HTTP
3 17 (5.76%) TCP/IP
4 16 (5.42%) DHCP
5 14 (4.75%) FIX Connectivity
5 14 (4.75%) SSL
6 13 (4.41%) Broadband
7 10 (3.39%) SAN
7 10 (3.39%) VLAN
8 9 (3.05%) VPN
9 7 (2.37%) WAN
10 5 (1.69%) 5G
10 5 (1.69%) Internet
10 5 (1.69%) NAS
10 5 (1.69%) SD-WAN
10 5 (1.69%) VSAN
11 4 (1.36%) BIG-IP
12 3 (1.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (13.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 41 (13.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 40 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (6.44%) SQL Server
4 18 (6.10%) Big Data
5 14 (4.75%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.39%) Blockchain
6 10 (3.39%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.05%) MySQL
8 8 (2.71%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.03%) MariaDB
10 5 (1.69%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.68%) Flink
13 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.34%) DTS
13 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.34%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 72 (24.41%) Jenkins
2 38 (12.88%) Git (software)
3 27 (9.15%) JIRA
4 24 (8.14%) TeamCity
5 18 (6.10%) Maven
6 10 (3.39%) GoCD
6 10 (3.39%) Travis CI
7 8 (2.71%) GitLab
8 6 (2.03%) Bitbucket
9 5 (1.69%) CMake
9 5 (1.69%) JMeter
9 5 (1.69%) Robot Framework
10 4 (1.36%) JUnit
10 4 (1.36%) Mockito
10 4 (1.36%) Snyk
11 3 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.34%) CircleCI
13 1 (0.34%) git-flow
13 1 (0.34%) Spinnaker
General
1 124 (42.03%) Finance
2 52 (17.63%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (16.95%) Back Office
4 41 (13.90%) Banking
5 34 (11.53%) Social Skills
6 11 (3.73%) Public Sector
7 10 (3.39%) Legal
8 8 (2.71%) Financial Institution
8 8 (2.71%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.69%) Law
9 5 (1.69%) Presentation Skills
9 5 (1.69%) Retail
10 4 (1.36%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (0.68%) Front Office
11 2 (0.68%) Organisational Skills
11 2 (0.68%) Police
11 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.34%) Advertising
12 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (18.31%) Applications Support
2 51 (17.29%) Analyst
3 50 (16.95%) DevOps Engineer
4 44 (14.92%) Support Analyst
5 37 (12.54%) Applications Support Analyst
6 29 (9.83%) Cloud Engineer
7 25 (8.47%) Linux Engineer
8 24 (8.14%) Developer
8 24 (8.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 23 (7.80%) Architect
10 19 (6.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 19 (6.44%) Senior DevOps
10 19 (6.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 17 (5.76%) Platform Engineer
12 15 (5.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (4.75%) Support Engineer
14 13 (4.41%) Administrator
14 13 (4.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 12 (4.07%) Consultant
15 12 (4.07%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.53%) .NET
2 19 (6.44%) FIX Protocol
3 17 (5.76%) Spring
4 15 (5.08%) Kafka
5 13 (4.41%) Java EE
5 13 (4.41%) Spring Boot
6 12 (4.07%) LAMP
6 12 (4.07%) SOAP
7 11 (3.73%) Apache NiFi
7 11 (3.73%) REST
8 10 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (3.39%) Zuul
9 8 (2.71%) Spring Cloud
10 7 (2.37%) J2EE
10 7 (2.37%) XML
11 6 (2.03%) JSON
11 6 (2.03%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (2.03%) RESTful
11 6 (2.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.53%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.46%) Cloud Native
2 22 (7.46%) Clustering
2 22 (7.46%) SWIFT
3 17 (5.76%) Public Cloud
4 12 (4.07%) Eurex
5 10 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (3.39%) PKI
5 10 (3.39%) Virtual Team
6 9 (3.05%) Cyberattack
6 9 (3.05%) EMC VNX
7 8 (2.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (2.37%) Social Media
9 6 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.36%) iPhone
10 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.02%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 245 (83.05%) Linux
2 135 (45.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 111 (37.63%) Windows
4 73 (24.75%) CentOS
5 62 (21.02%) Unix
6 56 (18.98%) Ubuntu
7 38 (12.88%) Windows Server
8 16 (5.42%) Solaris
9 13 (4.41%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (2.71%) SUSE
10 8 (2.71%) VMS
11 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.02%) Debian
13 3 (1.02%) Fedora
13 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.68%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.34%) AIX
15 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
15 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (35.93%) DevOps
2 86 (29.15%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (12.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 37 (12.54%) Microservices
4 34 (11.53%) Configuration Management
5 31 (10.51%) Infrastructure as Code
5 31 (10.51%) Scrum
6 27 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (9.15%) Thought Leadership
7 26 (8.81%) Cybersecurity
7 26 (8.81%) ITIL
8 23 (7.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (7.46%) Problem Management
10 21 (7.12%) Artificial Intelligence
10 21 (7.12%) Open Source
10 21 (7.12%) Software Engineering
11 18 (6.10%) Domain-Driven Design
12 17 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (5.76%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 16 (5.42%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 123 (41.69%) Python
2 76 (25.76%) SQL
3 70 (23.73%) Java
4 42 (14.24%) Bash Shell
5 36 (12.20%) Perl
6 32 (10.85%) Shell Script
7 27 (9.15%) PowerShell
8 22 (7.46%) Ruby
9 19 (6.44%) C#
10 17 (5.76%) Go
11 7 (2.37%) Groovy
12 6 (2.03%) C++
12 6 (2.03%) Clojure
12 6 (2.03%) Java 8
12 6 (2.03%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.36%) C
14 2 (0.68%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.68%) PHP
15 1 (0.34%) COBOL
15 1 (0.34%) HLASM
Qualifications
1 25 (8.47%) Degree
2 23 (7.80%) RHCSA
3 22 (7.46%) Security Cleared
4 18 (6.10%) RHCE
5 11 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (3.73%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.05%) MCSE
6 9 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (2.37%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (2.03%) CCNA
8 6 (2.03%) SSCP
9 5 (1.69%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.36%) AWS Certification
10 4 (1.36%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.02%) Master's Degree
11 3 (1.02%) MCSA
12 2 (0.68%) CISSP
12 2 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.85%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) SLA
3 2 (0.68%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (0.68%) NCSC
4 1 (0.34%) GRC
System Software
1 99 (33.56%) Docker
2 49 (16.61%) Active Directory
3 31 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (5.42%) Virtual Machines
4 16 (5.42%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (4.41%) vSphere
6 9 (3.05%) iptables
7 8 (2.71%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.02%) KVM
8 3 (1.02%) NFS
9 2 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.34%) Ceph
10 1 (0.34%) Samba
10 1 (0.34%) Squid
10 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.34%) Xen
10 1 (0.34%) XenApp
10 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 100 (33.90%) Kubernetes
2 94 (31.86%) Ansible
3 50 (16.95%) Puppet
4 48 (16.27%) Terraform
5 13 (4.41%) Red Hat Satellite
6 12 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (4.07%) Prometheus
6 12 (4.07%) SCCM
7 11 (3.73%) Nagios
8 10 (3.39%) ZABBIX
9 9 (3.05%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (3.05%) Grafana
9 9 (3.05%) SCOM
10 8 (2.71%) Packer
11 7 (2.37%) BladeLogic
11 7 (2.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 6 (2.03%) Failover Clustering
12 6 (2.03%) NetBackup
13 4 (1.36%) Salt
13 4 (1.36%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 59 (20.00%) VMware
2 44 (14.92%) Google
3 41 (13.90%) Oracle
4 37 (12.54%) Microsoft
5 30 (10.17%) IBM
6 23 (7.80%) Cisco
7 20 (6.78%) SAP
8 16 (5.42%) 3PAR
9 15 (5.08%) Bloomberg
9 15 (5.08%) Reuters
10 12 (4.07%) CQG
10 12 (4.07%) Fidessa
10 12 (4.07%) ION Trading
10 12 (4.07%) Patsystems
10 12 (4.07%) Trayport
11 10 (3.39%) Cloudera
11 10 (3.39%) Dell
12 9 (3.05%) EMC
13 8 (2.71%) Brocade
13 8 (2.71%) Citrix