Period
to 17 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 January 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 > Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 262 261 226
Rank change year-on-year -1 -35 +12
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 94 135 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.78% 0.90% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 1.95% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 66 121 116
Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,738
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% -5.00% +5.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £64,375 £60,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,515 6,939 7,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 45.81% 46.45% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,971 5,389 5,579
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,050
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,900
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.28% +4.22%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Red Hat in the Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the Midlands

Red Hat
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
West Midlands +17 67 £43,750 +5.42% 12
East Midlands +1 26 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 88 (93.62%) Linux
2 69 (73.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (57.45%) Windows
4 40 (42.55%) VMware
5 29 (30.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (29.79%) Firewall
7 27 (28.72%) CentOS
7 27 (28.72%) DevOps
8 24 (25.53%) ITIL
8 24 (25.53%) Python
9 23 (24.47%) Citrix
9 23 (24.47%) Ansible
9 23 (24.47%) Windows Server
10 22 (23.40%) Jenkins
10 22 (23.40%) NetApp
11 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
11 21 (22.34%) MCSA
11 21 (22.34%) SQL
11 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Azure
12 20 (21.28%) Docker
13 19 (20.21%) Open Source
13 19 (20.21%) LAN
13 19 (20.21%) Cisco
13 19 (20.21%) ITSM
14 18 (19.15%) MCSE
14 18 (19.15%) WAN
14 18 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (18.09%) Incident Management
15 17 (18.09%) Configuration Management

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 11 (11.70%) Apache
2 9 (9.57%) Confluence
3 2 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.13%) nginx
3 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.06%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (12.77%) GitHub
4 6 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.32%) OpenShift
6 4 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (4.26%) Office 365
7 3 (3.19%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.13%) Force.com
8 2 (2.13%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (2.13%) SaaS
8 2 (2.13%) Serverless
8 2 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.06%) AWS Fargate
9 1 (1.06%) npm
9 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.79%) Firewall
2 19 (20.21%) LAN
3 18 (19.15%) WAN
4 10 (10.64%) SAN
4 10 (10.64%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.38%) BGP
5 6 (6.38%) DSL
5 6 (6.38%) DWDM
5 6 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (6.38%) MPLS
5 6 (6.38%) OSPF
5 6 (6.38%) SHDSL
6 4 (4.26%) DNS
7 3 (3.19%) DHCP
8 2 (2.13%) NAS
8 2 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (2.13%) VPN
9 1 (1.06%) PuTTY
9 1 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.45%) MySQL
4 3 (3.19%) DB2
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.06%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (23.40%) Jenkins
2 16 (17.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (10.64%) JIRA
4 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.45%) Bitbucket
5 7 (7.45%) GitLab
6 6 (6.38%) EasyMock
6 6 (6.38%) JUnit
7 2 (2.13%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.06%) Grunt
8 1 (1.06%) Maven
8 1 (1.06%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.06%) PhpStorm
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.06%) Toad
8 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.06%) webpack
General
1 7 (7.45%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
3 1 (1.06%) Military
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Analyst
2 14 (14.89%) IT Support
3 13 (13.83%) Support Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) IT Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) IT Support Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Administrator
5 10 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Platform Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (6.38%) Agile Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (6.38%) DevOps Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (6.38%) NOC Technician
8 6 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) EJB
1 6 (6.38%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (6.38%) Java EE
1 6 (6.38%) JSF
1 6 (6.38%) Spring
2 5 (5.32%) LAMP
3 4 (4.26%) Web Services
4 2 (2.13%) CSS
4 2 (2.13%) CSS3
4 2 (2.13%) HTML
4 2 (2.13%) Symfony
5 1 (1.06%) .NET
5 1 (1.06%) Ajax
5 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.06%) HTML5
5 1 (1.06%) jQuery
5 1 (1.06%) JSON
5 1 (1.06%) Laravel
5 1 (1.06%) Node.js
5 1 (1.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.38%) Wiki
2 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.19%) Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.13%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) HP Superdome
6 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.06%) Raspberry Pi
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 88 (93.62%) Linux
2 69 (73.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (57.45%) Windows
4 27 (28.72%) CentOS
5 23 (24.47%) Windows Server
6 16 (17.02%) Unix
7 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.51%) Solaris
9 6 (6.38%) Ubuntu
9 6 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (5.32%) HPUX
10 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.13%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (2.13%) SUSE
11 2 (2.13%) Windows 10
11 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.06%) Debian
12 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.72%) DevOps
2 24 (25.53%) ITIL
3 19 (20.21%) ITSM
3 19 (20.21%) Open Source
4 17 (18.09%) Configuration Management
4 17 (18.09%) Incident Management
5 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (13.83%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (13.83%) Service Delivery
7 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (11.70%) High Availability
8 11 (11.70%) Microservices
9 10 (10.64%) IT Strategy
9 10 (10.64%) Load Balancing
9 10 (10.64%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
10 9 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (9.57%) Scrum
10 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (6.38%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.53%) Python
2 21 (22.34%) SQL
3 11 (11.70%) Bash Shell
4 10 (10.64%) Ruby
5 9 (9.57%) Java
6 7 (7.45%) C++
6 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.45%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.32%) Go
8 4 (4.26%) Perl
9 3 (3.19%) PHP
10 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.06%) C-shell
11 1 (1.06%) Groovy
11 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (22.34%) MCSA
1 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (19.15%) MCSE
3 16 (17.02%) MCP
4 14 (14.89%) Degree
5 10 (10.64%) AWS Certification
5 10 (10.64%) HNC
6 7 (7.45%) HND
7 6 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (6.38%) RHCE
8 5 (5.32%) RHCSA
9 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (1.06%) CCNA
12 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) SLA
2 3 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (30.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (21.28%) Docker
3 8 (8.51%) vSphere
4 7 (7.45%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
5 6 (6.38%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.32%) XenApp
7 4 (4.26%) NFS
8 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.19%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.06%) iptables
10 1 (1.06%) KVM
10 1 (1.06%) Postfix
10 1 (1.06%) Squid
10 1 (1.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (24.47%) Ansible
2 16 (17.02%) Puppet
3 15 (15.96%) Kubernetes
3 15 (15.96%) Terraform
4 9 (9.57%) Docker Swarm
4 9 (9.57%) Opsview
5 8 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (6.38%) Packer
7 5 (5.32%) Consul
7 5 (5.32%) Grafana
7 5 (5.32%) Graphite
7 5 (5.32%) Prometheus
8 4 (4.26%) NetBackup
9 3 (3.19%) Backup Exec
9 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (3.19%) SCCM
9 3 (3.19%) SCOM
9 3 (3.19%) WSUS
10 1 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (1.06%) rkt
Vendors
1 40 (42.55%) VMware
2 23 (24.47%) Citrix
3 22 (23.40%) NetApp
4 21 (22.34%) Microsoft
5 19 (20.21%) Cisco
6 10 (10.64%) Oracle
7 8 (8.51%) HP
8 7 (7.45%) Splunk
9 6 (6.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 6 (6.38%) Juniper
9 6 (6.38%) Nokia
9 6 (6.38%) Sun
9 6 (6.38%) Telindus
10 5 (5.32%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.19%) AppDynamics
11 3 (3.19%) EMC
11 3 (3.19%) Google
11 3 (3.19%) Sybase
12 2 (2.13%) Remedy
12 2 (2.13%) RightScale