Period
to 16 May 2021

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 16 May 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 > South East
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 281 275 298
Rank change year-on-year -6 +23 -6
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 97 154 235
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.73% 0.88% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 2.18% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 115 189
10th Percentile £30,875 £41,250 £26,750
25th Percentile £36,750 £46,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -4.55%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,625 £67,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +6.48% +2.86%

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 5,067 7,061 10,675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.01% 40.56% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,727 5,522 8,531
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,500
25th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.09% +7.78%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 May 2021.

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 16 May 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
Thames Valley +16 47 £70,000 +16.67% 14
Hampshire +12 25 £39,500 -18.97% 6
Surrey +7 23 £62,750 +19.52%
Berkshire +4 23 £72,500 +20.83% 11
Buckinghamshire +27 20 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Oxfordshire +2 4 £72,500 +20.83% 2
West Sussex +10 2 £32,500 -37.50%
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 16 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 80 (82.47%) Linux
2 62 (63.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (58.76%) VMware
4 51 (52.58%) Microsoft
4 51 (52.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (40.21%) Windows
6 38 (39.18%) Oracle
7 36 (37.11%) AWS
7 36 (37.11%) Data Centre
8 33 (34.02%) Ansible
9 32 (32.99%) DNS
10 30 (30.93%) Azure
10 30 (30.93%) Kubernetes
11 29 (29.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 28 (28.87%) Active Directory
12 28 (28.87%) Python
13 27 (27.84%) Java
14 25 (25.77%) Telecoms
14 25 (25.77%) F5
15 24 (24.74%) DevOps
15 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (24.74%) Cisco
15 24 (24.74%) IBM
15 24 (24.74%) Windows Server
16 23 (23.71%) Network Virtualisation
16 23 (23.71%) SQL
17 22 (22.68%) DHCP
17 22 (22.68%) SAN
17 22 (22.68%) vRealize
18 20 (20.62%) CentOS

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 7 (7.22%) OpenStack
2 6 (6.19%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.19%) IIS
3 5 (5.15%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.12%) Apache
4 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.06%) JBoss
6 1 (1.03%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.03%) nginx
6 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (6.19%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 36 (37.11%) AWS
2 30 (30.93%) Azure
3 18 (18.56%) OpenShift
4 9 (9.28%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (6.19%) IaaS
5 6 (6.19%) PaaS
5 6 (6.19%) SaaS
5 6 (6.19%) Slack
6 3 (3.09%) Datadog
6 3 (3.09%) GitHub
7 2 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.06%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.06%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.03%) GCP
8 1 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.99%) DNS
2 22 (22.68%) DHCP
2 22 (22.68%) SAN
3 18 (18.56%) NAS
4 12 (12.37%) Firewall
5 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.25%) FTP
7 6 (6.19%) Network Security
7 6 (6.19%) VPN
8 1 (1.03%) DKIM
8 1 (1.03%) DMARC
8 1 (1.03%) HTTP
8 1 (1.03%) IPsec
8 1 (1.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.46%) Oracle Database
3 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.28%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.06%) MySQL
7 2 (2.06%) ObjectStore
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.06%) UniData
8 1 (1.03%) Big Data
8 1 (1.03%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) JIRA
2 6 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.12%) GitLab
5 2 (2.06%) Toad
6 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
General
1 25 (25.77%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.43%) Social Skills
3 10 (10.31%) Finance
3 10 (10.31%) Public Sector
4 5 (5.15%) Electronics
4 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.15%) Marketing
5 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.03%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.03%) Law
6 1 (1.03%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (14.43%) Design Engineer
2 14 (14.43%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 11 (11.34%) Platform Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Data Centre Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (6.19%) Administrator
7 6 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Junior
8 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.12%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.49%) LDAP
2 7 (7.22%) Middleware
3 6 (6.19%) Java EE
3 6 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (6.19%) REST
3 6 (6.19%) Web Services
4 5 (5.15%) Ajax
4 5 (5.15%) HTML
4 5 (5.15%) jQuery
4 5 (5.15%) XML
5 4 (4.12%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (3.09%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.03%) LAMP
7 1 (1.03%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.03%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 36 (37.11%) Data Centre
2 14 (14.43%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (6.19%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.12%) Cybercrime
5 3 (3.09%) Derivative
5 3 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.06%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.06%) LIMS
6 2 (2.06%) PMI
6 2 (2.06%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 80 (82.47%) Linux
2 62 (63.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 39 (40.21%) Windows
4 24 (24.74%) Windows Server
5 20 (20.62%) CentOS
6 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (15.46%) Unix
8 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (9.28%) Windows 10
10 6 (6.19%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (5.15%) VMS
12 4 (4.12%) Ubuntu
12 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
13 3 (3.09%) Solaris
14 2 (2.06%) AIX
14 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.74%) DevOps
3 23 (23.71%) Network Virtualisation
4 19 (19.59%) Load Balancing
5 18 (18.56%) Requirements Gathering
6 16 (16.49%) Converged Infrastructure
6 16 (16.49%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 15 (15.46%) eTOM
8 14 (14.43%) Migration
9 10 (10.31%) ITIL
10 9 (9.28%) Deployment Automation
10 9 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (8.25%) Configuration Management
11 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (7.22%) Data Centre Operations
12 7 (7.22%) High Availability
12 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure as Code
12 7 (7.22%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.87%) Python
2 27 (27.84%) Java
3 23 (23.71%) SQL
4 16 (16.49%) PowerShell
5 15 (15.46%) Bash Shell
6 10 (10.31%) Ruby
7 9 (9.28%) C++
7 9 (9.28%) Perl
7 9 (9.28%) PL/SQL
8 7 (7.22%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.12%) C#
11 3 (3.09%) Go
12 2 (2.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) CCNP
1 16 (16.49%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (16.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (13.40%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.09%) Degree
4 3 (3.09%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (3.09%) RHCE
4 3 (3.09%) RHCSA
5 2 (2.06%) OCP
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.03%) HNC
6 1 (1.03%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (52.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (28.87%) Active Directory
3 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 16 (16.49%) Virtual Servers
3 16 (16.49%) XenApp
3 16 (16.49%) XenDesktop
4 15 (15.46%) Docker
5 14 (14.43%) vSphere
6 8 (8.25%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.09%) KVM
8 3 (3.09%) Postfix
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (2.06%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 33 (34.02%) Ansible
2 30 (30.93%) Kubernetes
3 22 (22.68%) vRealize
4 17 (17.53%) HAProxy
4 17 (17.53%) Puppet
5 12 (12.37%) Terraform
6 9 (9.28%) vCenter Server
7 5 (5.15%) Grafana
7 5 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (5.15%) Prometheus
7 5 (5.15%) SCCM
8 4 (4.12%) Packer
9 3 (3.09%) Consul
9 3 (3.09%) Data Guard
9 3 (3.09%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (3.09%) Graphite
9 3 (3.09%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
10 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (58.76%) VMware
2 51 (52.58%) Microsoft
3 38 (39.18%) Oracle
4 25 (25.77%) F5
5 24 (24.74%) Cisco
5 24 (24.74%) IBM
6 16 (16.49%) Citrix
6 16 (16.49%) Dell
6 16 (16.49%) Infoblox
7 9 (9.28%) EMC
8 8 (8.25%) SAP
9 3 (3.09%) Black Duck
9 3 (3.09%) HP
9 3 (3.09%) Juniper
9 3 (3.09%) NetApp
10 2 (2.06%) Brocade
10 2 (2.06%) Isilon
10 2 (2.06%) Sybase
10 2 (2.06%) Veritas
11 1 (1.03%) Google