Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 421 316 343
Rank change year-on-year -105 +27 -95
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 320 179 495
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.85% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 2.23% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 231 151 397
10th Percentile £45,000 £48,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £122,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £53,371
% change year-on-year +13.64% +3.05% -7.18%

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 17,957 8,010 22,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.68% 38.07% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11,484 6,372 17,930
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £49,188 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +1.69%
75th Percentile £82,750 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £110,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -63 26 £81,250 +25.00% 22
West London -54 12 £50,000 +20.48% 4
South London -28 2 £42,500 -29.17%
East London - 1 - - 6
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 264 (82.50%) Linux
2 144 (45.00%) Python
2 144 (45.00%) Ansible
3 137 (42.81%) DevOps
4 135 (42.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 129 (40.31%) Finance
6 126 (39.38%) Docker
7 124 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
8 120 (37.50%) AWS
8 120 (37.50%) Kubernetes
9 96 (30.00%) Azure
10 95 (29.69%) SQL
11 93 (29.06%) Java
11 93 (29.06%) Jenkins
12 85 (26.56%) Windows
13 81 (25.31%) Oracle
14 75 (23.44%) CentOS
15 73 (22.81%) VMware
16 67 (20.94%) Degree
17 64 (20.00%) Computer Science
18 63 (19.69%) OpenShift
19 61 (19.06%) GCP
20 59 (18.44%) Puppet
21 58 (18.13%) Bash Shell
22 57 (17.81%) QA
22 57 (17.81%) Unix
23 51 (15.94%) Active Directory
23 51 (15.94%) Git (software)
23 51 (15.94%) Terraform
24 50 (15.63%) Kafka

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 31 (9.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 23 (7.19%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (6.56%) Apache Spark
4 18 (5.63%) Apache
5 16 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 14 (4.38%) nginx
7 12 (3.75%) Confluence
8 7 (2.19%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.88%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.56%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.94%) IIS
12 2 (0.63%) CMS
12 2 (0.63%) JBoss
12 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Fuse
13 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.63%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
3 1 (0.31%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 120 (37.50%) AWS
2 96 (30.00%) Azure
3 63 (19.69%) OpenShift
4 61 (19.06%) GCP
5 31 (9.69%) PaaS
6 28 (8.75%) Amazon EKS
7 25 (7.81%) Microsoft 365
8 20 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
9 16 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (4.69%) Azure Stack
11 14 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (3.75%) IaaS
12 12 (3.75%) Stackdriver
13 10 (3.13%) Slack
14 9 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (2.50%) Serverless
16 7 (2.19%) GitHub
16 7 (2.19%) MinIO
17 6 (1.88%) Azure Storage
18 5 (1.56%) Azure App Service
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.75%) SSL
2 41 (12.81%) Firewall
3 36 (11.25%) DNS
4 32 (10.00%) HTTP
4 32 (10.00%) VPN
5 31 (9.69%) DHCP
6 22 (6.88%) TCP/IP
7 21 (6.56%) Broadband
8 18 (5.63%) FIX Connectivity
8 18 (5.63%) WAN
9 16 (5.00%) LAN
9 16 (5.00%) SAN
10 11 (3.44%) SNMP
11 10 (3.13%) SD-WAN
11 10 (3.13%) VLAN
11 10 (3.13%) VSAN
12 9 (2.81%) VoIP
13 8 (2.50%) Internet
13 8 (2.50%) SSH
14 6 (1.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.06%) NoSQL
2 29 (9.06%) Oracle Database
3 28 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (7.19%) MongoDB
5 21 (6.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (4.06%) MariaDB
7 12 (3.75%) MySQL
8 11 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.19%) Blockchain
11 6 (1.88%) Big Data
12 5 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
15 2 (0.63%) DB2
16 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 93 (29.06%) Jenkins
2 51 (15.94%) Git (software)
3 29 (9.06%) JIRA
4 20 (6.25%) GitLab
5 19 (5.94%) Maven
6 17 (5.31%) JUnit
7 16 (5.00%) Mockito
8 5 (1.56%) CMake
8 5 (1.56%) JMeter
8 5 (1.56%) Robot Framework
9 4 (1.25%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.25%) Snyk
9 4 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.94%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.94%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.94%) Subversion
10 3 (0.94%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.63%) Gradle
11 2 (0.63%) Selenium
11 2 (0.63%) Trac
General
1 129 (40.31%) Finance
2 46 (14.38%) Banking
3 45 (14.06%) Social Skills
4 29 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (7.19%) Back Office
6 14 (4.38%) Law
7 13 (4.06%) Financial Institution
7 13 (4.06%) Presentation Skills
8 11 (3.44%) Investment Banking
9 8 (2.50%) Public Sector
10 4 (1.25%) Front Office
11 3 (0.94%) International Banking
11 3 (0.94%) Marketing
11 3 (0.94%) Retail
12 2 (0.63%) Advertising
12 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.63%) Police
13 1 (0.31%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 1 (0.31%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 60 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (12.81%) Analyst
3 34 (10.63%) Support Analyst
4 32 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 29 (9.06%) Architect
5 29 (9.06%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (6.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 22 (6.88%) Java Engineer
7 21 (6.56%) Administrator
8 19 (5.94%) Cloud Engineer
8 19 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (5.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 18 (5.63%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (5.63%) Cloud Native Architect
9 18 (5.63%) Developer
10 15 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (4.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 14 (4.38%) Consultant
12 13 (4.06%) AWS DevOps
12 13 (4.06%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (15.63%) Kafka
2 45 (14.06%) Spring
3 36 (11.25%) Java EE
4 24 (7.50%) HTML
4 24 (7.50%) React
5 23 (7.19%) AngularJS
6 22 (6.88%) Elastic Stack
6 22 (6.88%) FIX Protocol
6 22 (6.88%) Spring Boot
7 21 (6.56%) CSS
7 21 (6.56%) Ember.js
8 18 (5.63%) Node.js
8 18 (5.63%) Spring Cloud
9 16 (5.00%) JDBC
9 16 (5.00%) JPA
9 16 (5.00%) LAMP
9 16 (5.00%) XML
9 16 (5.00%) XML Schema
9 16 (5.00%) XSLT
10 11 (3.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.69%) SWIFT
2 40 (12.50%) Clustering
3 37 (11.56%) iPhone
4 32 (10.00%) User Experience
5 27 (8.44%) Public Cloud
6 26 (8.13%) Cloud Native
7 25 (7.81%) Data Centre
8 22 (6.88%) PKI
9 21 (6.56%) Enterprise Storage
10 15 (4.69%) Eurex
10 15 (4.69%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (2.81%) Social Media
12 8 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (2.19%) Derivative
13 7 (2.19%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
15 5 (1.56%) Fixed Income
15 5 (1.56%) Hedge funds
15 5 (1.56%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 264 (82.50%) Linux
2 135 (42.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 85 (26.56%) Windows
4 75 (23.44%) CentOS
5 57 (17.81%) Unix
6 39 (12.19%) Ubuntu
7 30 (9.38%) Windows Server
8 20 (6.25%) Solaris
9 17 (5.31%) SUSE
10 10 (3.13%) Windows Server 2016
11 8 (2.50%) Debian
12 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (1.56%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2019
15 3 (0.94%) Fedora
16 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.63%) zOS
17 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (42.81%) DevOps
2 124 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 46 (14.38%) Software Engineering
5 44 (13.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 39 (12.19%) Data Modelling
7 37 (11.56%) Configuration Management
7 37 (11.56%) Strategic Roadmap
8 35 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 34 (10.63%) Full Stack Development
9 34 (10.63%) ITIL
10 32 (10.00%) Test Automation
11 30 (9.38%) Infrastructure as Code
12 28 (8.75%) Customer Engagement
12 28 (8.75%) Migration
12 28 (8.75%) Scrum
13 27 (8.44%) Microservices
14 23 (7.19%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 22 (6.88%) Change Management
16 21 (6.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 144 (45.00%) Python
2 95 (29.69%) SQL
3 93 (29.06%) Java
4 58 (18.13%) Bash Shell
5 41 (12.81%) Perl
6 39 (12.19%) JavaScript
7 37 (11.56%) Java 8
8 34 (10.63%) PowerShell
9 32 (10.00%) Go
10 27 (8.44%) Ruby
11 22 (6.88%) C#
12 21 (6.56%) Shell Script
13 12 (3.75%) Groovy
14 9 (2.81%) C++
15 8 (2.50%) C
16 4 (1.25%) Clojure
16 4 (1.25%) Kotlin
16 4 (1.25%) PHP
17 2 (0.63%) HLASM
17 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 67 (20.94%) Degree
2 49 (15.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 15 (4.69%) RHCSA
4 15 (4.69%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.75%) CCNA
5 12 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (3.44%) DV Cleared
7 10 (3.13%) Master's Degree
8 9 (2.81%) CCENT
9 8 (2.50%) MCSE
9 8 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (2.19%) RHCE
11 5 (1.56%) ISTQB
12 4 (1.25%) AWS Certification
12 4 (1.25%) MCDST
12 4 (1.25%) MCITP
12 4 (1.25%) MCP
12 4 (1.25%) MCSA
12 4 (1.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (17.81%) QA
2 4 (1.25%) SLA
3 2 (0.63%) GDPR
3 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 126 (39.38%) Docker
2 51 (15.94%) Active Directory
3 34 (10.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (7.81%) vSphere
5 16 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 13 (4.06%) iptables
6 13 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.19%) Ceph
7 7 (2.19%) KVM
8 5 (1.56%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.31%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.31%) NFS
9 1 (0.31%) Squid
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 144 (45.00%) Ansible
2 120 (37.50%) Kubernetes
3 59 (18.44%) Puppet
4 51 (15.94%) Terraform
5 26 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (6.56%) SCCM
7 20 (6.25%) Prometheus
8 14 (4.38%) Packer
8 14 (4.38%) Red Hat Satellite
9 13 (4.06%) Nagios
10 12 (3.75%) Failover Clustering
10 12 (3.75%) Salt
11 11 (3.44%) ZABBIX
12 9 (2.81%) Grafana
12 9 (2.81%) HP Quality Center
13 8 (2.50%) vCenter Server
14 7 (2.19%) Icinga
15 6 (1.88%) SCOM
16 5 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
17 4 (1.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 81 (25.31%) Oracle
2 73 (22.81%) VMware
3 47 (14.69%) Google
4 36 (11.25%) Microsoft
5 31 (9.69%) Cisco
6 27 (8.44%) SAP
7 24 (7.50%) IBM
8 21 (6.56%) Bloomberg
9 19 (5.94%) 3PAR
9 19 (5.94%) Reuters
10 15 (4.69%) Apple
10 15 (4.69%) Scality
11 14 (4.38%) CQG
11 14 (4.38%) Fidessa
11 14 (4.38%) ION Trading
11 14 (4.38%) Juniper
11 14 (4.38%) Patsystems
11 14 (4.38%) Trayport
12 11 (3.44%) Atlassian
13 8 (2.50%) Splunk