Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 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 > Midlands
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 281 157 226
Rank change year-on-year -124 +69 +22
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 59 48 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.55% 1.17% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 2.58% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 99
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,875 £25,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £43,438 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +11.76% +6.74%
75th Percentile £54,688 £68,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £74,375 £58,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% +2.80% -6.96%

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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,727 1,861 5,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.12% 45.48% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,528 1,458 4,274
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,313 £57,375 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Red Hat in the Midlands

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 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
West Midlands -90 44 £50,000 -6.98% 14
East Midlands -60 15 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 57 (96.61%) Linux
2 32 (54.24%) Azure
3 30 (50.85%) Windows
4 29 (49.15%) DevOps
5 28 (47.46%) Docker
6 27 (45.76%) Kubernetes
7 25 (42.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (42.37%) VMware
8 23 (38.98%) AWS
9 22 (37.29%) CentOS
10 20 (33.90%) Ubuntu
10 20 (33.90%) Windows Server
11 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (32.20%) Ansible
12 18 (30.51%) Oracle
12 18 (30.51%) Terraform
13 17 (28.81%) SQL
13 17 (28.81%) Python
13 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (27.12%) Bash Shell
14 16 (27.12%) Puppet
14 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
16 13 (22.03%) Firewall
16 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
16 13 (22.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (22.03%) Microsoft 365
16 13 (22.03%) PowerShell
17 12 (20.34%) Cybersecurity
17 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012

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 7 (11.86%) Apache
1 7 (11.86%) JBoss
2 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.78%) Confluence
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Workfront
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 32 (54.24%) Azure
2 23 (38.98%) AWS
3 13 (22.03%) Microsoft 365
4 10 (16.95%) Amazon EKS
5 6 (10.17%) Amazon ECS
6 5 (8.47%) OpenShift
7 4 (6.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (6.78%) SaaS
8 3 (5.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (5.08%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (5.08%) GCP
8 3 (5.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (3.39%) GitHub
9 2 (3.39%) IaaS
9 2 (3.39%) PaaS
10 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.69%) Apigee
10 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.69%) Google App Engine
10 1 (1.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) Firewall
2 7 (11.86%) HTTP
3 6 (10.17%) DMZ
3 6 (10.17%) SAN
4 5 (8.47%) NAS
4 5 (8.47%) Network Security
5 1 (1.69%) AMQP
5 1 (1.69%) DNS
5 1 (1.69%) LAN
5 1 (1.69%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.69%) SSL
5 1 (1.69%) WAN
5 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.69%) Redis
6 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) JIRA
3 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) GitLab
4 1 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Postman
4 1 (1.69%) PuPHPet
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.69%) Toad
4 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
1 9 (15.25%) Social Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Law
3 5 (8.47%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) DevOps Engineer
1 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 14 (23.73%) Lead DevOps
2 10 (16.95%) IT Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Technical Leader
4 6 (10.17%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (6.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) DBA
7 3 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) REST
2 4 (6.78%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (6.78%) Kafka
3 3 (5.08%) .NET
3 3 (5.08%) .NET Core
3 3 (5.08%) Node.js
3 3 (5.08%) Spring
4 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.39%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.69%) Java EE
5 1 (1.69%) LAMP
5 1 (1.69%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.69%) Laravel
5 1 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.69%) React
5 1 (1.69%) RESTful
5 1 (1.69%) Swagger
5 1 (1.69%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Private Cloud
2 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (96.61%) Linux
2 30 (50.85%) Windows
3 25 (42.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (37.29%) CentOS
5 20 (33.90%) Ubuntu
5 20 (33.90%) Windows Server
6 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (6.78%) Unix
9 3 (5.08%) Debian
10 1 (1.69%) Android
10 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) DevOps
2 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (22.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (20.34%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
6 11 (18.64%) ITIL
7 10 (16.95%) Migration
7 10 (16.95%) Tech Ops
8 8 (13.56%) Analytical Thinking
8 8 (13.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 7 (11.86%) Configuration Management
9 7 (11.86%) Microservices
9 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
10 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure as Code
10 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
11 4 (6.78%) Information Security
11 4 (6.78%) Open Source
11 4 (6.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) Python
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 16 (27.12%) Bash Shell
3 13 (22.03%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.17%) Java
5 5 (8.47%) Perl
6 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.08%) C#
7 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.39%) C++
8 2 (3.39%) Clojure
8 2 (3.39%) Lisp
9 1 (1.69%) C
9 1 (1.69%) Go
9 1 (1.69%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) MCSA
1 4 (6.78%) MCSE
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) RHCE
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) GDPR
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (47.46%) Docker
2 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.25%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
5 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.08%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.69%) Firmware
6 1 (1.69%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 27 (45.76%) Kubernetes
2 19 (32.20%) Ansible
3 18 (30.51%) Terraform
4 16 (27.12%) Puppet
5 9 (15.25%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (15.25%) Rancher
6 6 (10.17%) Rundeck
7 4 (6.78%) Bacula
7 4 (6.78%) Bareos
7 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (6.78%) yum
8 3 (5.08%) Backup Exec
8 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (5.08%) NetBackup
8 3 (5.08%) SCCM
8 3 (5.08%) SCOM
8 3 (5.08%) WSUS
9 2 (3.39%) Grafana
9 2 (3.39%) Prometheus
10 1 (1.69%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) VMware
2 18 (30.51%) Oracle
3 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Cisco
4 5 (8.47%) SonicWALL
5 3 (5.08%) Citrix
5 3 (5.08%) EMC
5 3 (5.08%) Ivanti
5 3 (5.08%) NetApp
5 3 (5.08%) New Relic
5 3 (5.08%) Remedy
5 3 (5.08%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.08%) Splunk
6 2 (3.39%) MuleSoft