Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 333 238 231
Rank change year-on-year -95 -7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 499 1,051 1,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.89% 1.53% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 3.62% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 399 852 929
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £53,371 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.18% +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 23,466 28,998 32,825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.91% 42.09% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18,176 22,629 24,783
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 -58 116 £70,000 +16.67% 21
East London +53 32 £85,000 +17.24% 4
South London +4 26 £51,250 -10.87% 11
West London -3 12 £52,500 -12.50% 12
North London +5 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 445 (89.18%) Linux
2 223 (44.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 197 (39.48%) Finance
4 162 (32.46%) Python
5 159 (31.86%) Windows
6 141 (28.26%) CentOS
7 136 (27.25%) Docker
8 134 (26.85%) DevOps
9 130 (26.05%) Ansible
10 129 (25.85%) AWS
11 128 (25.65%) VMware
12 127 (25.45%) Bash Shell
13 105 (21.04%) Puppet
14 98 (19.64%) Ubuntu
15 95 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
16 91 (18.24%) Unix
16 91 (18.24%) Kubernetes
17 88 (17.64%) Java
18 83 (16.63%) Windows Server
19 80 (16.03%) Jenkins
19 80 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
20 78 (15.63%) Firewall
21 77 (15.43%) Microsoft
22 76 (15.23%) Azure
23 75 (15.03%) SQL
24 73 (14.63%) Git (software)
25 72 (14.43%) Oracle
25 72 (14.43%) Cisco
26 71 (14.23%) SAN
26 71 (14.23%) 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 71 (14.23%) Apache
2 41 (8.22%) Tomcat
3 35 (7.01%) nginx
4 32 (6.41%) MS Exchange
5 17 (3.41%) Confluence
5 17 (3.41%) WebSphere
6 16 (3.21%) JBoss
7 13 (2.61%) OpenStack
7 13 (2.61%) WebLogic
8 11 (2.20%) IIS
9 10 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (2.00%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.40%) GeoServer
11 6 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
14 3 (0.60%) CMS
14 3 (0.60%) WildFly
15 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
15 2 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.40%) Q-Pulse
1 7 (1.40%) Sage CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) Relativity
3 1 (0.20%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.20%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.20%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.20%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 129 (25.85%) AWS
2 76 (15.23%) Azure
3 47 (9.42%) OpenShift
4 28 (5.61%) Office 365
5 26 (5.21%) PaaS
6 21 (4.21%) SaaS
7 19 (3.81%) GCP
8 14 (2.81%) Amazon ECS
8 14 (2.81%) Amazon S3
8 14 (2.81%) Serverless
9 12 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
11 8 (1.60%) Datadog
11 8 (1.60%) IaaS
12 7 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
12 7 (1.40%) GitHub
13 6 (1.20%) IBM Cloud
13 6 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 78 (15.63%) Firewall
2 71 (14.23%) SAN
3 67 (13.43%) DNS
4 66 (13.23%) TCP/IP
5 47 (9.42%) LAN
6 43 (8.62%) WAN
7 41 (8.22%) VPN
8 34 (6.81%) HTTP
9 27 (5.41%) Multicast
9 27 (5.41%) Network Security
10 26 (5.21%) DHCP
11 24 (4.81%) Wireless
12 23 (4.61%) MPLS
12 23 (4.61%) SMTP
13 20 (4.01%) BGP
13 20 (4.01%) OSPF
13 20 (4.01%) SNMP
14 17 (3.41%) IGMP
14 17 (3.41%) NAS
14 17 (3.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (12.83%) MySQL
2 47 (9.42%) PostgreSQL
2 47 (9.42%) SQL Server
3 28 (5.61%) Big Data
4 24 (4.81%) Relational Database
5 22 (4.41%) DB2
6 20 (4.01%) Hadoop
7 19 (3.81%) Oracle Database
8 16 (3.21%) Amazon RDS
9 14 (2.81%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.40%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.20%) Redis
11 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2017
14 6 (1.20%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.00%) Oracle Exadata
15 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 80 (16.03%) Jenkins
2 73 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 39 (7.82%) JIRA
4 29 (5.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 22 (4.41%) Subversion
6 14 (2.81%) Bitbucket
6 14 (2.81%) JUnit
6 14 (2.81%) Maven
7 11 (2.20%) Bitbucket Server
7 11 (2.20%) EasyMock
8 8 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (1.60%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.40%) GitLab
9 7 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.00%) Hudson
12 4 (0.80%) CruiseControl
13 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.40%) Gerrit
14 2 (0.40%) MSBuild
General
1 197 (39.48%) Finance
2 68 (13.63%) Banking
3 17 (3.41%) Front Office
4 16 (3.21%) Public Sector
5 13 (2.61%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.61%) Retail
6 9 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.00%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.00%) Law
7 5 (1.00%) Marketing
8 4 (0.80%) Games
9 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.60%) Publishing
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Back Office
10 2 (0.40%) Electronics
10 2 (0.40%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (21.24%) Linux Engineer
2 87 (17.43%) Administrator
3 72 (14.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 61 (12.22%) Systems Administrator
5 60 (12.02%) Developer
6 46 (9.22%) Linux Administrator
7 40 (8.02%) Systems Engineer
8 37 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 36 (7.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 31 (6.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 29 (5.81%) Architect
11 29 (5.81%) Linux Support
12 28 (5.61%) Java Developer
13 26 (5.21%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 25 (5.01%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 24 (4.81%) Unix Engineer
16 23 (4.61%) Python Engineer
17 22 (4.41%) Analyst
17 22 (4.41%) Support Engineer
18 20 (4.01%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.82%) LDAP
2 41 (8.22%) LAMP
3 35 (7.01%) Spring
4 27 (5.41%) Web Services
5 24 (4.81%) Java EE
6 23 (4.61%) Apache Camel
7 21 (4.21%) LEMP Stack
8 20 (4.01%) LAPP Stack
8 20 (4.01%) Spring Boot
9 18 (3.61%) 802.1X
10 17 (3.41%) .NET
10 17 (3.41%) RESTful
10 17 (3.41%) XML
11 14 (2.81%) FIX Protocol
12 13 (2.61%) Elastic Stack
12 13 (2.61%) Regular Expression
12 13 (2.61%) REST
12 13 (2.61%) SOAP
13 12 (2.40%) CSS
13 12 (2.40%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.22%) Clustering
2 48 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 48 (9.62%) Replication
3 26 (5.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 23 (4.61%) Public Cloud
5 20 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.81%) Management Information System
7 17 (3.41%) IPTV
7 17 (3.41%) MPEG
7 17 (3.41%) Video\Live Streaming
8 15 (3.01%) User Experience
9 13 (2.61%) Private Cloud
10 12 (2.40%) Derivative
10 12 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
11 11 (2.20%) Mainframe
11 11 (2.20%) Wiki
12 9 (1.80%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (1.60%) Cloud Native
13 8 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 445 (89.18%) Linux
2 223 (44.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 159 (31.86%) Windows
4 141 (28.26%) CentOS
5 98 (19.64%) Ubuntu
6 91 (18.24%) Unix
7 83 (16.63%) Windows Server
8 40 (8.02%) Debian
9 34 (6.81%) Solaris
10 28 (5.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (5.21%) Windows 10
12 20 (4.01%) Fedora
13 18 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (3.21%) Windows 7
15 14 (2.81%) Mac OS
15 14 (2.81%) SUSE
16 11 (2.20%) Data ONTAP
17 10 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 9 (1.80%) zOS
19 8 (1.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (26.85%) DevOps
2 95 (19.04%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (13.43%) Open Source
4 62 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (12.22%) ITIL
6 57 (11.42%) Configuration Management
7 55 (11.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 47 (9.42%) High Availability
9 46 (9.22%) Fintech
10 43 (8.62%) Microservices
11 42 (8.42%) Migration
12 41 (8.22%) Scrum
13 37 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (5.61%) Root Cause Analysis
15 27 (5.41%) Low Latency
16 22 (4.41%) Change Control
16 22 (4.41%) Project Planning
17 21 (4.21%) Capacity Management
18 20 (4.01%) High-Frequency Trading
18 20 (4.01%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 162 (32.46%) Python
2 127 (25.45%) Bash Shell
3 88 (17.64%) Java
4 75 (15.03%) SQL
5 51 (10.22%) C++
6 46 (9.22%) Perl
7 42 (8.42%) PowerShell
8 36 (7.21%) Shell Script
9 33 (6.61%) Ruby
10 17 (3.41%) Go
11 14 (2.81%) C
11 14 (2.81%) JavaScript
11 14 (2.81%) PHP
12 8 (1.60%) Java 8
12 8 (1.60%) REXX
13 4 (0.80%) C#
13 4 (0.80%) Groovy
13 4 (0.80%) Scala
13 4 (0.80%) sed
14 3 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (7.82%) Security Cleared
2 26 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (4.21%) Degree
3 21 (4.21%) RHCE
4 19 (3.81%) CCNP
5 16 (3.21%) CCNA
6 15 (3.01%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.81%) RHCSA
8 12 (2.40%) AWS Certification
9 10 (2.00%) CCDP
9 10 (2.00%) MCSE
9 10 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (1.40%) JNCIP
12 6 (1.20%) Master's Degree
12 6 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (1.20%) Sun Certification
13 5 (1.00%) CCDA
13 5 (1.00%) JNCIA
13 5 (1.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.21%) QA
2 13 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (2.61%) SLA
3 10 (2.00%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 136 (27.25%) Docker
2 80 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (12.02%) Active Directory
4 33 (6.61%) KVM
5 28 (5.61%) vSphere
6 27 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (5.21%) Hyper-V
8 22 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (3.61%) NFS
10 12 (2.40%) XenApp
11 10 (2.00%) DRBD
11 10 (2.00%) GlusterFS
12 9 (1.80%) Cronacle
12 9 (1.80%) iptables
12 9 (1.80%) Veritas File System
12 9 (1.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 8 (1.60%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 8 (1.60%) RACF
14 7 (1.40%) BitLocker
15 6 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 130 (26.05%) Ansible
2 105 (21.04%) Puppet
3 91 (18.24%) Kubernetes
4 68 (13.63%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (8.62%) Terraform
6 39 (7.82%) Nagios
7 31 (6.21%) ZABBIX
8 19 (3.81%) Prometheus
9 17 (3.41%) SCCM
10 16 (3.21%) Red Hat Satellite
11 12 (2.40%) Docker Swarm
12 10 (2.00%) Galera Cluster
13 9 (1.80%) FortiGate
14 8 (1.60%) Grafana
14 8 (1.60%) MAINVIEW
15 7 (1.40%) WSUS
16 6 (1.20%) Data Guard
16 6 (1.20%) Kibana
16 6 (1.20%) Salt
16 6 (1.20%) yum
Vendors
1 128 (25.65%) VMware
2 77 (15.43%) Microsoft
3 72 (14.43%) Cisco
3 72 (14.43%) Oracle
4 48 (9.62%) IBM
5 26 (5.21%) Veritas
6 23 (4.61%) Citrix
6 23 (4.61%) SolarWinds
7 22 (4.41%) SaltStack
8 20 (4.01%) EMC
8 20 (4.01%) NetApp
9 17 (3.41%) Dell
10 14 (2.81%) Juniper
11 13 (2.61%) Symantec
12 12 (2.40%) Splunk
13 11 (2.20%) 3PAR
13 11 (2.20%) MuleSoft
14 10 (2.00%) Extreme Networks
14 10 (2.00%) F5
14 10 (2.00%) Percona