Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 287 282 212
Rank change year-on-year -5 -70 +11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 680 836 1,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.17% 1.21% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 2.81% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 601 717 974
London median annual salary £61,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.60% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,125
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.90% - +0.96%

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 24,177 29,735 30,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.60% 42.89% 43.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18,708 23,259 24,491
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +8 152 £70,000 +16.67% 5
South London +18 15 £48,750 +8.33% 2
West London +9 14 £52,500 -16.00% 1
East London +13 11 £41,000 -43.45%
North London +19 7 £47,500 +12.34% 1
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 605 (88.97%) Linux
2 337 (49.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 281 (41.32%) Finance
4 237 (34.85%) CentOS
5 228 (33.53%) Python
6 221 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
7 210 (30.88%) Windows
8 205 (30.15%) Docker
9 194 (28.53%) DevOps
10 183 (26.91%) Java
11 172 (25.29%) Puppet
12 167 (24.56%) Bash Shell
12 167 (24.56%) SQL
13 165 (24.26%) Ansible
14 156 (22.94%) VMware
15 152 (22.35%) Ubuntu
16 148 (21.76%) Oracle
17 145 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
18 141 (20.74%) Unix
19 138 (20.29%) Kubernetes
20 124 (18.24%) Apache
21 122 (17.94%) Banking
22 109 (16.03%) Microsoft
23 105 (15.44%) Jenkins
24 102 (15.00%) Windows Server
25 97 (14.26%) Opscode Chef
26 92 (13.53%) MySQL
27 91 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
28 88 (12.94%) Tomcat
29 87 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure

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
1 124 (18.24%) Apache
2 88 (12.94%) Tomcat
3 52 (7.65%) nginx
4 47 (6.91%) IIS
5 31 (4.56%) WebSphere
6 26 (3.82%) WebLogic
7 24 (3.53%) Confluence
8 22 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
8 22 (3.24%) JBoss
9 17 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
10 15 (2.21%) OpenStack
11 12 (1.76%) MQSeries
12 11 (1.62%) Apache Spark
13 9 (1.32%) MS Exchange
14 8 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (1.03%) SharePoint
16 6 (0.88%) GeoServer
17 4 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 3 (0.44%) GlassFish
19 2 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.74%) Eagle PACE
2 5 (0.74%) Front Arena
2 5 (0.74%) Markit EDM
2 5 (0.74%) Q-Pulse
2 5 (0.74%) Sage CRM
2 5 (0.74%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.15%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.15%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 221 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (8.97%) OpenShift
4 49 (7.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 47 (6.91%) PaaS
6 40 (5.88%) SaaS
7 36 (5.29%) Serverless
8 22 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (2.94%) Office 365
10 18 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (2.65%) IaaS
11 17 (2.50%) IBM Cloud
12 16 (2.35%) Amazon S3
13 12 (1.76%) GitHub
14 10 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (0.59%) Power Platform
16 4 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 3 (0.44%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 86 (12.65%) Firewall
2 72 (10.59%) SAN
3 70 (10.29%) DNS
4 66 (9.71%) TCP/IP
5 39 (5.74%) VPN
6 35 (5.15%) WAN
7 28 (4.12%) LAN
7 28 (4.12%) NAS
8 18 (2.65%) HTTP
8 18 (2.65%) Network Security
9 17 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (2.50%) SSH
10 13 (1.91%) DHCP
10 13 (1.91%) Internet
10 13 (1.91%) Multicast
10 13 (1.91%) SSL
11 12 (1.76%) Asterisk PBX
12 11 (1.62%) MPLS
13 10 (1.47%) BGP
14 9 (1.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (13.53%) MySQL
2 83 (12.21%) SQL Server
3 53 (7.79%) Big Data
4 38 (5.59%) MongoDB
4 38 (5.59%) NoSQL
5 37 (5.44%) Relational Database
6 35 (5.15%) Hadoop
6 35 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (3.38%) MariaDB
8 22 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
11 16 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 15 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (1.76%) Amazon Redshift
14 12 (1.76%) Data Lake
14 12 (1.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 105 (15.44%) Jenkins
2 58 (8.53%) Git (software)
3 52 (7.65%) JIRA
4 46 (6.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 27 (3.97%) Maven
6 24 (3.53%) Hudson
6 24 (3.53%) TeamCity
7 23 (3.38%) Vagrant
8 22 (3.24%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (2.50%) Bitbucket
11 16 (2.35%) MSBuild
12 15 (2.21%) JUnit
13 14 (2.06%) GitLab
14 13 (1.91%) Bitbucket Server
14 13 (1.91%) EasyMock
15 8 (1.18%) Subversion
16 6 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
17 5 (0.74%) Gradle
18 4 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 281 (41.32%) Finance
2 122 (17.94%) Banking
3 35 (5.15%) Front Office
4 22 (3.24%) Financial Institution
5 19 (2.79%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.35%) Back Office
6 16 (2.35%) Retail
7 14 (2.06%) Marketing
8 13 (1.91%) Advertising
9 12 (1.76%) Games
10 7 (1.03%) Legal
11 5 (0.74%) Military
12 4 (0.59%) Law
12 4 (0.59%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 144 (21.18%) Linux Engineer
2 96 (14.12%) Developer
3 95 (13.97%) Administrator
4 82 (12.06%) DevOps Engineer
5 77 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
6 76 (11.18%) Analyst
7 61 (8.97%) Linux Administrator
8 58 (8.53%) Architect
8 58 (8.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 52 (7.65%) Support Analyst
9 52 (7.65%) Systems Engineer
10 48 (7.06%) Linux Support
11 47 (6.91%) Junior
12 46 (6.76%) Support Engineer
13 40 (5.88%) Applications Support
13 40 (5.88%) Java Developer
14 37 (5.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 36 (5.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
16 32 (4.71%) Applications Support Analyst
17 31 (4.56%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (12.06%) Web Services
2 64 (9.41%) LAMP
3 53 (7.79%) Spring
4 46 (6.76%) .NET
5 38 (5.59%) Apache Camel
6 37 (5.44%) Spring Boot
6 37 (5.44%) XML
7 35 (5.15%) LDAP
8 34 (5.00%) Java EE
9 29 (4.26%) FIX Protocol
9 29 (4.26%) Middleware
9 29 (4.26%) SOAP
10 27 (3.97%) Kafka
10 27 (3.97%) LEMP Stack
11 25 (3.68%) RESTful
12 21 (3.09%) LAPP Stack
13 17 (2.50%) JSON
14 16 (2.35%) Node.js
15 13 (1.91%) GraphQL
15 13 (1.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 46 (6.76%) Fintech
2 35 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
3 34 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (4.85%) Clustering
4 33 (4.85%) Data Centre
4 33 (4.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 30 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.68%) Hedge funds
7 24 (3.53%) Linux Command Line
8 23 (3.38%) Derivative
9 22 (3.24%) Cloud Native
10 21 (3.09%) User Experience
11 20 (2.94%) Public Cloud
12 18 (2.65%) Management Information System
13 13 (1.91%) Wiki
14 12 (1.76%) Blog
14 12 (1.76%) Replication
15 9 (1.32%) Equities
15 9 (1.32%) Fixed Income
15 9 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 605 (88.97%) Linux
2 337 (49.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 237 (34.85%) CentOS
4 210 (30.88%) Windows
5 152 (22.35%) Ubuntu
6 141 (20.74%) Unix
7 102 (15.00%) Windows Server
8 47 (6.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (6.47%) Fedora
11 37 (5.44%) Debian
12 28 (4.12%) SUSE
13 24 (3.53%) AIX
13 24 (3.53%) Solaris
13 24 (3.53%) Windows 10
14 17 (2.50%) Windows 7
15 16 (2.35%) Data ONTAP
15 16 (2.35%) Windows 8
16 11 (1.62%) HPUX
16 11 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (28.53%) DevOps
2 145 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (12.65%) Configuration Management
4 84 (12.35%) Open Source
5 80 (11.76%) Microservices
6 77 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (10.29%) ITIL
8 67 (9.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 58 (8.53%) Scrum
10 48 (7.06%) Low Latency
10 48 (7.06%) Problem-Solving
11 46 (6.76%) Computer Science
12 40 (5.88%) Analytics
13 37 (5.44%) Continuous Delivery
14 35 (5.15%) Deployment Automation
15 34 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
16 32 (4.71%) SOA
17 31 (4.56%) Cybersecurity
17 31 (4.56%) High Availability
17 31 (4.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 228 (33.53%) Python
2 183 (26.91%) Java
3 167 (24.56%) Bash Shell
3 167 (24.56%) SQL
4 77 (11.32%) C++
5 72 (10.59%) Perl
6 69 (10.15%) Shell Script
7 61 (8.97%) Ruby
8 55 (8.09%) PowerShell
9 41 (6.03%) C
9 41 (6.03%) C#
10 35 (5.15%) Go
11 24 (3.53%) JavaScript
11 24 (3.53%) PHP
12 15 (2.21%) Korn
13 13 (1.91%) Scala
14 10 (1.47%) VB
15 9 (1.32%) Groovy
16 7 (1.03%) Bourne shell
16 7 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (8.97%) Degree
2 35 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (3.38%) RHCE
5 21 (3.09%) Master's Degree
6 19 (2.79%) SC Cleared
7 17 (2.50%) RHCSA
8 14 (2.06%) CISSP
9 12 (1.76%) AWS Certification
10 11 (1.62%) Numerate Degree
11 10 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (1.18%) CCNA
12 8 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.88%) CISM
14 6 (0.88%) MCP
14 6 (0.88%) MCSE
15 4 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
15 4 (0.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.41%) QA
2 16 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.62%) HL7
5 6 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.88%) SLA
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) GDPR
6 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 205 (30.15%) Docker
2 87 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (10.15%) Active Directory
4 36 (5.29%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (4.56%) KVM
5 31 (4.56%) NFS
6 22 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (2.94%) vSphere
8 18 (2.65%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.88%) Snort
9 6 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.88%) XenApp
10 5 (0.74%) BitLocker
10 5 (0.74%) iptables
10 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.74%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.59%) Veritas File System
11 4 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 172 (25.29%) Puppet
2 165 (24.26%) Ansible
3 138 (20.29%) Kubernetes
4 97 (14.26%) Opscode Chef
5 62 (9.12%) Terraform
6 39 (5.74%) Nagios
7 31 (4.56%) Salt
8 20 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
9 18 (2.65%) NetBackup
9 18 (2.65%) Prometheus
9 18 (2.65%) Red Hat Satellite
10 17 (2.50%) SCCM
10 17 (2.50%) ZABBIX
11 14 (2.06%) Mesos
12 12 (1.76%) Packer
13 10 (1.47%) Marathon
13 10 (1.47%) systemd
14 9 (1.32%) FortiGate
14 9 (1.32%) Grafana
14 9 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 156 (22.94%) VMware
2 148 (21.76%) Oracle
3 109 (16.03%) Microsoft
4 62 (9.12%) Cisco
5 49 (7.21%) IBM
6 41 (6.03%) NetApp
7 37 (5.44%) Google
8 31 (4.56%) Veritas
9 28 (4.12%) EMC
10 22 (3.24%) HP
11 21 (3.09%) Atlassian
12 20 (2.94%) MuleSoft
12 20 (2.94%) SolarWinds
13 18 (2.65%) Citrix
14 16 (2.35%) Juniper
15 15 (2.21%) Dynatrace
15 15 (2.21%) Pega
15 15 (2.21%) SaltStack
16 13 (1.91%) F5
16 13 (1.91%) Splunk