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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 28 May 2022 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 > South East
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 324 293 268
Rank change year-on-year -31 -25 +36
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 160 90 137
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 0.65% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 1.73% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 93 54 106
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,375 £41,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,223 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.96% -4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,938
90th Percentile £75,600 £76,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +7.48%

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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,993 5,208 6,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.93% 37.74% 40.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,822 3,862 5,127
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +4.17%
75th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the South East

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in the South East

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat in the South East over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the South East

Red Hat
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the South East region over the 6 months to 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -29 65 £45,000 -35.71% 15
Hampshire -24 64 £55,000 +39.24% 4
Berkshire +3 26 £65,000 +4.00% 12
Surrey -56 22 £40,250 -35.86% 2
Buckinghamshire -56 20 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Oxfordshire -10 19 £35,000 -51.72% 2
Kent - 8 £50,000 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £75,000 -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 143 (89.38%) Linux
2 91 (56.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 83 (51.88%) VMware
4 71 (44.38%) AWS
5 65 (40.63%) Windows
6 62 (38.75%) DevOps
7 56 (35.00%) Bash
8 53 (33.13%) Python
9 50 (31.25%) Docker
10 47 (29.38%) Azure
11 45 (28.13%) Ansible
12 40 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 39 (24.38%) Active Directory
14 38 (23.75%) Agile
14 38 (23.75%) CI/CD
15 36 (22.50%) Microsoft
15 36 (22.50%) Unix
15 36 (22.50%) CentOS
15 36 (22.50%) Kubernetes
16 35 (21.88%) Security Cleared
17 34 (21.25%) Jenkins
18 32 (20.00%) Ubuntu
19 31 (19.38%) SC Cleared
20 30 (18.75%) Finance
20 30 (18.75%) Clustering
21 29 (18.13%) PowerShell
22 28 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
23 26 (16.25%) Microservices
23 26 (16.25%) Firewall
24 24 (15.00%) Serverless

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 13 (8.13%) Apache
3 8 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.50%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.88%) Confluence
5 3 (1.88%) nginx
6 2 (1.25%) JBoss
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 71 (44.38%) AWS
2 47 (29.38%) Azure
3 24 (15.00%) Serverless
4 18 (11.25%) Microsoft 365
5 16 (10.00%) OpenShift
6 14 (8.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (8.75%) GitHub
6 14 (8.75%) IaaS
7 11 (6.88%) PaaS
8 10 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (5.63%) GCP
10 5 (3.13%) SaaS
11 4 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (1.25%) Azure Monitor
12 2 (1.25%) Azure Sentinel
13 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.63%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.25%) Firewall
2 21 (13.13%) DNS
3 16 (10.00%) Internet
3 16 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (7.50%) DHCP
4 12 (7.50%) SAN
5 9 (5.63%) BGP
6 6 (3.75%) DMARC
7 5 (3.13%) iSCSI
7 5 (3.13%) SSL
7 5 (3.13%) VPN
8 4 (2.50%) HTTP
8 4 (2.50%) NAS
8 4 (2.50%) Network Security
8 4 (2.50%) Skype
8 4 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.88%) OpenVPN
9 3 (1.88%) VXLAN
9 3 (1.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.13%) MySQL
3 3 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.88%) DB2
3 3 (1.88%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (1.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.25%) Data Vault
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.63%) HBase
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (21.25%) Jenkins
2 14 (8.75%) GitLab
3 6 (3.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.13%) JIRA
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.25%) Toad
6 1 (0.63%) Maven
6 1 (0.63%) Mockito
6 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 30 (18.75%) Finance
2 28 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (14.38%) Social Skills
4 10 (6.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 8 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.50%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.88%) Marketing
8 2 (1.25%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.63%) Military
9 1 (0.63%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (13.13%) Systems Engineer
2 17 (10.63%) Cloud Engineer
3 16 (10.00%) Developer
4 15 (9.38%) Architect
5 14 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (8.75%) Linux Specialist
6 13 (8.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.88%) Analyst
7 11 (6.88%) IT Engineer
7 11 (6.88%) Linux Support
7 11 (6.88%) Support Engineer
7 11 (6.88%) Support Specialist
7 11 (6.88%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
8 10 (6.25%) Junior
8 10 (6.25%) Security Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Junior Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) Data Engineer
11 7 (4.38%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.75%) ARM Templates
1 14 (8.75%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (6.88%) Java EE
2 11 (6.88%) React
2 11 (6.88%) Spring
2 11 (6.88%) Spring Boot
3 10 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 10 (6.25%) REST
3 10 (6.25%) YAML
4 9 (5.63%) .NET
5 7 (4.38%) Middleware
5 7 (4.38%) SAML
6 6 (3.75%) COM
6 6 (3.75%) LDAP
7 3 (1.88%) LAMP
8 2 (1.25%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.25%) Apache Camel
8 2 (1.25%) JSON
8 2 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (1.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.75%) Clustering
2 19 (11.88%) Data Centre
3 18 (11.25%) Management Information System
4 15 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (8.75%) Cloud Native
6 10 (6.25%) PKI
6 10 (6.25%) User Experience
6 10 (6.25%) Virtual Team
7 9 (5.63%) Cyber Defence
7 9 (5.63%) Cyberattack
7 9 (5.63%) Cybercrime
7 9 (5.63%) Fibre Optics
7 9 (5.63%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (4.38%) Public Cloud
9 6 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (3.13%) IoT
11 4 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (1.88%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 143 (89.38%) Linux
2 91 (56.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 65 (40.63%) Windows
4 36 (22.50%) CentOS
4 36 (22.50%) Unix
5 32 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 21 (13.13%) Windows Server
7 14 (8.75%) VMS
8 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2019
9 6 (3.75%) Debian
9 6 (3.75%) Solaris
9 6 (3.75%) SUSE
10 5 (3.13%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.88%) AIX
12 1 (0.63%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.75%) DevOps
2 38 (23.75%) Agile
2 38 (23.75%) CI/CD
3 26 (16.25%) Microservices
4 22 (13.75%) Problem Management
4 22 (13.75%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (13.13%) Customer Requirements
6 20 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 19 (11.88%) Storage Management
8 17 (10.63%) Deployment Automation
9 16 (10.00%) Computer Science
9 16 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 16 (10.00%) Systems Engineering
10 15 (9.38%) Load Balancing
11 14 (8.75%) GitOps
11 14 (8.75%) Observability
11 14 (8.75%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (8.13%) Mathematics
12 13 (8.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (35.00%) Bash
2 53 (33.13%) Python
3 29 (18.13%) PowerShell
4 20 (12.50%) Java
5 19 (11.88%) Shell Script
6 14 (8.75%) C
6 14 (8.75%) Perl
7 13 (8.13%) JavaScript
8 12 (7.50%) C#
8 12 (7.50%) C++
9 8 (5.00%) SQL
10 7 (4.38%) VBA
11 3 (1.88%) Korn
11 3 (1.88%) R
12 2 (1.25%) Ruby
12 2 (1.25%) Tcl
13 1 (0.63%) Groovy
13 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 31 (19.38%) SC Cleared
3 22 (13.75%) Degree
4 8 (5.00%) AWS Certification
5 7 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.38%) MCSE
5 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.75%) CCNA
6 6 (3.75%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.75%) RHCSA
7 4 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.50%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.25%) CCNP
8 2 (1.25%) CEH
8 2 (1.25%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.63%) CISSP
9 1 (0.63%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.75%) PCI DSS
1 14 (8.75%) SOC 1
1 14 (8.75%) SOC 2
2 5 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.13%) SLA
3 3 (1.88%) QA
4 2 (1.25%) NCSC
5 1 (0.63%) GDPR
5 1 (0.63%) PMO
System Software
1 50 (31.25%) Docker
2 40 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (24.38%) Active Directory
4 21 (13.13%) vSphere
5 19 (11.88%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.38%) KVM
7 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.88%) Openswan
7 3 (1.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.25%) NFS
8 2 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.25%) Veritas File System
9 1 (0.63%) Firmware
9 1 (0.63%) PowerDNS
9 1 (0.63%) XenApp
9 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (28.13%) Ansible
2 36 (22.50%) Kubernetes
3 23 (14.38%) Terraform
4 17 (10.63%) Tivoli
4 17 (10.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 15 (9.38%) Grafana
5 15 (9.38%) Prometheus
5 15 (9.38%) Puppet
6 14 (8.75%) PowerCLI
6 14 (8.75%) Red Hat Satellite
6 14 (8.75%) vCenter Server
7 4 (2.50%) Jamf Pro
7 4 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.50%) SCCM
7 4 (2.50%) WSUS
8 3 (1.88%) ZABBIX
9 2 (1.25%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.25%) Nagios
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 83 (51.88%) VMware
2 36 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 23 (14.38%) Cisco
4 19 (11.88%) Veritas
5 17 (10.63%) Oracle
6 13 (8.13%) Veeam
7 10 (6.25%) Juniper
8 9 (5.63%) SaltStack
9 7 (4.38%) AppDynamics
9 7 (4.38%) Citrix
9 7 (4.38%) Dataiku
9 7 (4.38%) HP
9 7 (4.38%) Refinitiv
9 7 (4.38%) Reuters
9 7 (4.38%) Splunk
10 6 (3.75%) Zerto
11 5 (3.13%) Atlassian
11 5 (3.13%) EMC
11 5 (3.13%) Google
11 5 (3.13%) Sophos