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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 190 161
Rank change year-on-year -5 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 233 324 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.55% 1.66% 1.93%
As % of the Vendors category 3.31% 3.29% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 197 269 330
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £69,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7037 9857 10359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 46.89% 50.35% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5752 8243 8159
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Red Hat as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the South East

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -1 74 £66,250 +20.45% 16
Surrey +35 64 £41,250 -21.42% 8
Oxfordshire +9 34 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire -2 33 £49,500 +37.50% 13
West Sussex +14 12 £46,250 +12.12%
Kent +18 8 £30,000 -6.25% 2
East Sussex +11 5 £42,500 +54.54%
Middlesex +6 1 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 559 (96.05%) Linux
2 295 (50.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 224 (38.49%) Windows
4 182 (31.27%) Python
5 181 (31.10%) Unix
6 179 (30.76%) Apache
7 177 (30.41%) Perl
8 168 (28.87%) MySQL
8 168 (28.87%) VMware
9 163 (28.01%) CentOS
10 143 (24.57%) Puppet
11 141 (24.23%) Finance
12 140 (24.05%) Bash Shell
13 132 (22.68%) DevOps
14 126 (21.65%) Oracle
15 118 (20.27%) Java
16 116 (19.93%) DNS
17 115 (19.76%) Tomcat
18 111 (19.07%) TCP/IP
19 109 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
20 101 (17.35%) Data Centre
21 96 (16.49%) Microsoft
22 94 (16.15%) Solaris
23 90 (15.46%) PowerShell
24 88 (15.12%) ITIL
25 82 (14.09%) Red Hat Satellite
26 81 (13.92%) Open Source
27 78 (13.40%) Performance Tuning
27 78 (13.40%) SQL
28 77 (13.23%) PHP

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
1 179 (30.76%) Apache
2 115 (19.76%) Tomcat
3 76 (13.06%) JBoss
4 33 (5.67%) nginx
5 28 (4.81%) IIS
6 22 (3.78%) WebLogic
7 19 (3.26%) MS Exchange
8 13 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.72%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.37%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.52%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.34%) Drupal
13 2 (0.34%) GemFire
13 2 (0.34%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.34%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 42 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.58%) MS Office
3 6 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.34%) Magento
2 2 (0.34%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 66 (11.34%) SaaS
2 64 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (4.47%) PaaS
4 24 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (2.58%) IaaS
6 8 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.86%) Oracle CX
8 4 (0.69%) GitHub
8 4 (0.69%) Office 365
9 3 (0.52%) Akamai
9 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.34%) G Suite
11 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 116 (19.93%) DNS
2 111 (19.07%) TCP/IP
3 68 (11.68%) LDAP
4 66 (11.34%) Firewall
5 63 (10.82%) SAN
6 49 (8.42%) DHCP
7 37 (6.36%) Internet
8 34 (5.84%) SSL
9 32 (5.50%) HTTP
10 26 (4.47%) SMTP
11 19 (3.26%) SSH
12 18 (3.09%) IMAP
12 18 (3.09%) POP3
12 18 (3.09%) VPN
13 16 (2.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 16 (2.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 16 (2.75%) Kerberos
13 16 (2.75%) LAN
13 16 (2.75%) WAN
14 15 (2.58%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (28.87%) MySQL
2 44 (7.56%) SQL Server
3 34 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (4.81%) Hadoop
5 23 (3.95%) DB2
6 22 (3.78%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.58%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (2.41%) OLTP
10 12 (2.06%) Redis
10 12 (2.06%) VLDB
11 10 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (1.03%) Informix
12 6 (1.03%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.86%) Big Data
13 5 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.86%) Riak
14 4 (0.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 68 (11.68%) Jenkins
2 47 (8.08%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.78%) JIRA
4 13 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (1.55%) Selenium
6 8 (1.37%) Subversion
7 7 (1.20%) InstallShield
7 7 (1.20%) Vagrant
8 5 (0.86%) Gradle
9 4 (0.69%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.69%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.69%) JUnit
9 4 (0.69%) Maven
9 4 (0.69%) Trac
10 3 (0.52%) Ant
10 3 (0.52%) Gerrit
10 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.52%) VersionOne
11 2 (0.34%) CircleCI
11 2 (0.34%) Gatling
General
1 141 (24.23%) Finance
2 56 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 50 (8.59%) Banking
4 16 (2.75%) Aerospace
5 15 (2.58%) Automotive
6 8 (1.37%) Marketing
7 6 (1.03%) Games
8 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.69%) Billing
9 4 (0.69%) Retail
10 3 (0.52%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 169 (29.04%) Linux Engineer
2 136 (23.37%) Administrator
3 120 (20.62%) Linux Administrator
4 98 (16.84%) Systems Administrator
5 96 (16.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 85 (14.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 60 (10.31%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 58 (9.97%) Cloud Engineer
9 45 (7.73%) DevOps Engineer
10 44 (7.56%) Architect
11 37 (6.36%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 36 (6.19%) Support Engineer
13 34 (5.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 31 (5.33%) Developer
14 31 (5.33%) Middleware Engineer
15 30 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
16 28 (4.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
16 28 (4.81%) Senior Linux Administrator
17 27 (4.64%) Unix Engineer
18 26 (4.47%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (10.48%) LAMP
2 60 (10.31%) Middleware
3 41 (7.04%) Web Services
4 34 (5.84%) XML
5 30 (5.15%) .NET
6 21 (3.61%) J2EE
7 19 (3.26%) XSLT
8 18 (3.09%) HTML
9 14 (2.41%) CSS
9 14 (2.41%) SOAP
10 11 (1.89%) ASP.NET
10 11 (1.89%) Spring
10 11 (1.89%) XHTML
11 9 (1.55%) LAPP Stack
12 7 (1.20%) LEMP Stack
13 6 (1.03%) Elastic Stack
13 6 (1.03%) REST
14 5 (0.86%) Java EE
14 5 (0.86%) Kafka
14 5 (0.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 101 (17.35%) Data Centre
2 40 (6.87%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.84%) Clustering
4 27 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (3.95%) Fintech
5 23 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
6 20 (3.44%) Replication
7 12 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.72%) EMC VMAX
9 9 (1.55%) Biotechnology
10 8 (1.37%) EMC VNX
10 8 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.37%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.20%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.86%) PKI
13 4 (0.69%) Cyber Attack
13 4 (0.69%) iPad
13 4 (0.69%) Online Games
14 3 (0.52%) HP Storage
14 3 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 559 (96.05%) Linux
2 295 (50.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 224 (38.49%) Windows
4 181 (31.10%) Unix
5 163 (28.01%) CentOS
6 94 (16.15%) Solaris
7 61 (10.48%) Ubuntu
8 55 (9.45%) Windows Server
9 42 (7.22%) Debian
10 35 (6.01%) SUSE
11 28 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (3.44%) AIX
13 19 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (3.09%) Oracle Linux
15 16 (2.75%) Windows 10
15 16 (2.75%) Windows 7
16 11 (1.89%) HPUX
17 10 (1.72%) Fedora
17 10 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (1.20%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (22.68%) DevOps
2 88 (15.12%) ITIL
3 81 (13.92%) Open Source
4 78 (13.40%) Performance Tuning
5 70 (12.03%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (11.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 61 (10.48%) Mentoring
8 54 (9.28%) Problem Management
9 53 (9.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 39 (6.70%) High Availability
11 37 (6.36%) Project Management
12 36 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (6.01%) Change Management
13 35 (6.01%) Scrum
14 30 (5.15%) BCP
14 30 (5.15%) Migration
14 30 (5.15%) Security Hardening
14 30 (5.15%) Server Hardening
14 30 (5.15%) Stress Testing
15 29 (4.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 182 (31.27%) Python
2 177 (30.41%) Perl
3 140 (24.05%) Bash Shell
4 118 (20.27%) Java
5 90 (15.46%) PowerShell
6 78 (13.40%) SQL
7 77 (13.23%) PHP
8 54 (9.28%) Ruby
9 53 (9.11%) Shell Script
10 48 (8.25%) C
11 20 (3.44%) C#
12 16 (2.75%) JavaScript
13 15 (2.58%) C++
14 13 (2.23%) PL/SQL
14 13 (2.23%) VB
15 10 (1.72%) ECMAScript
15 10 (1.72%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.37%) VBScript
17 6 (1.03%) Korn
18 3 (0.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 58 (9.97%) Degree
2 26 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (4.30%) CCNA
3 25 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (3.95%) Security Cleared
5 20 (3.44%) SC Cleared
6 19 (3.26%) RHCA
7 18 (3.09%) CCNP
8 16 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (1.37%) APMG
9 8 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.37%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.37%) PMP
10 7 (1.20%) ISEB
10 7 (1.20%) ISTQB
11 6 (1.03%) RHCE
12 5 (0.86%) MCSE
13 4 (0.69%) MCITP
14 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.52%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.36%) PCI DSS
2 31 (5.33%) QA
3 12 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.20%) SLA
5 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 109 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (11.51%) Active Directory
3 41 (7.04%) Hyper-V
4 36 (6.19%) KVM
5 30 (5.15%) Firmware
6 27 (4.64%) Docker
7 19 (3.26%) Samba
8 16 (2.75%) iptables
8 16 (2.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 16 (2.75%) VMware ESX
9 15 (2.58%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 15 (2.58%) vSphere
10 14 (2.41%) Varnish
11 13 (2.23%) Virtual Servers
11 13 (2.23%) Xen
12 10 (1.72%) NFS
13 9 (1.55%) GlusterFS
14 8 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (1.20%) VirtualBox
16 6 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 143 (24.57%) Puppet
2 82 (14.09%) Red Hat Satellite
3 61 (10.48%) Nagios
4 59 (10.14%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (9.28%) Ansible
6 32 (5.50%) NetBackup
7 25 (4.30%) Oracle ZFS
8 20 (3.44%) HP Data Protector
9 18 (3.09%) SELinux
10 16 (2.75%) Cacti
11 14 (2.41%) Cobbler
12 12 (2.06%) Kubernetes
12 12 (2.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 11 (1.89%) SCSM
14 8 (1.37%) Salt
15 6 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
15 6 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 5 (0.86%) cPanel
16 5 (0.86%) Graphite
16 5 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 168 (28.87%) VMware
2 126 (21.65%) Oracle
3 96 (16.49%) Microsoft
4 54 (9.28%) Sun
5 48 (8.25%) Cisco
6 45 (7.73%) HP
6 45 (7.73%) NetApp
7 35 (6.01%) EMC
8 33 (5.67%) Veritas
9 27 (4.64%) Juniper
10 18 (3.09%) F5
11 15 (2.58%) Google
12 12 (2.06%) 3PAR
12 12 (2.06%) Avaya
13 11 (1.89%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.89%) Sophos
13 11 (1.89%) TOWER Software
14 10 (1.72%) Brocade
14 10 (1.72%) SolarWinds
14 10 (1.72%) Teradata
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 PA
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £70k + up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Cloudstream
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Salary review every 6 months + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Martin & Conley
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago