Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 337 252 324
Rank change year-on-year -85 +72 -23
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 94 97 207
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.57% 0.79% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 1.98% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 59 73 174
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £37,625 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £54,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.09% +3.81% -4.55%
75th Percentile £69,375 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -4.55%

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 6,142 4,900 10,896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.43% 39.98% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,331 3,814 8,689
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £26,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £54,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.89% +6.00% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -36 50 £72,500 +20.83% 15
Berkshire -37 34 £72,500 +38.10% 10
Hampshire -79 21 £39,500 -27.52% 6
Surrey -36 19 £63,000 +12.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 13 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -15 3 £72,500 -3.33% 4
West Sussex -5 1 £32,500 -37.50%
Kent -28 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Home Counties - 1 £67,500 -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 79 (84.04%) Linux
2 61 (64.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 45 (47.87%) Microsoft
3 45 (47.87%) VMware
4 40 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (39.36%) Oracle
6 36 (38.30%) Java
7 35 (37.23%) Windows
8 32 (34.04%) AWS
9 30 (31.91%) SQL
10 29 (30.85%) Python
10 29 (30.85%) Azure
10 29 (30.85%) Data Centre
11 25 (26.60%) Kubernetes
12 24 (25.53%) Ansible
12 24 (25.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 24 (25.53%) SQL Server
13 23 (24.47%) Windows Server
14 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (23.40%) DNS
15 20 (21.28%) DevOps
16 19 (20.21%) Unix
16 19 (20.21%) Telecoms
17 18 (19.15%) Bash Shell
17 18 (19.15%) F5
18 17 (18.09%) Tomcat
18 17 (18.09%) Cisco
18 17 (18.09%) Active Directory
18 17 (18.09%) Network Virtualisation
19 16 (17.02%) SAN

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 17 (18.09%) Tomcat
2 13 (13.83%) JBoss
3 7 (7.45%) Apache
4 6 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (6.38%) IIS
4 6 (6.38%) OpenStack
4 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.13%) nginx
6 1 (1.06%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) SAP GTS
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 32 (34.04%) AWS
2 29 (30.85%) Azure
3 10 (10.64%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (9.57%) IaaS
5 8 (8.51%) OpenShift
5 8 (8.51%) PaaS
6 7 (7.45%) SaaS
7 6 (6.38%) Slack
8 4 (4.26%) GitHub
9 3 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (3.19%) Amazon S3
9 3 (3.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (3.19%) Datadog
10 2 (2.13%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (2.13%) Microsoft 365
10 2 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (1.06%) GCP
11 1 (1.06%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.40%) DNS
2 16 (17.02%) SAN
3 13 (13.83%) Firewall
4 11 (11.70%) DHCP
4 11 (11.70%) NAS
5 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.51%) VPN
7 7 (7.45%) FTP
7 7 (7.45%) Network Security
8 2 (2.13%) HTTP
9 1 (1.06%) Internet
9 1 (1.06%) IPsec
9 1 (1.06%) LAN
9 1 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.89%) Oracle Database
3 12 (12.77%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.57%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
5 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.13%) MySQL
8 2 (2.13%) ObjectStore
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (1.06%) Big Data
9 1 (1.06%) GIS
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (8.51%) JIRA
2 7 (7.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.26%) GitLab
5 2 (2.13%) GoCD
6 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 19 (20.21%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.77%) Social Skills
3 9 (9.57%) Finance
3 9 (9.57%) Public Sector
4 5 (5.32%) Electronics
4 5 (5.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.32%) Marketing
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) Games
6 1 (1.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (11.70%) Developer
3 9 (9.57%) Architect
3 9 (9.57%) Java Engineer
3 9 (9.57%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (8.51%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Data Centre Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Design Engineer
5 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Support Specialist
7 5 (5.32%) Administrator
7 5 (5.32%) Applications Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Junior
7 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) Java EE
2 11 (11.70%) GWT
3 10 (10.64%) HTML
4 9 (9.57%) LDAP
5 6 (6.38%) Middleware
5 6 (6.38%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (6.38%) REST
5 6 (6.38%) Web Services
6 5 (5.32%) Ajax
6 5 (5.32%) Hibernate
6 5 (5.32%) HTML5
6 5 (5.32%) jQuery
6 5 (5.32%) POJO
6 5 (5.32%) Servlets
6 5 (5.32%) XML
7 4 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (3.19%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.13%) LAMP
9 2 (2.13%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.77%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (6.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.26%) Cybercrime
5 2 (2.13%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Derivative
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) PMI
6 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 79 (84.04%) Linux
2 61 (64.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (37.23%) Windows
4 23 (24.47%) Windows Server
5 19 (20.21%) Unix
6 14 (14.89%) CentOS
6 14 (14.89%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (8.51%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.32%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.26%) Solaris
10 4 (4.26%) VMS
11 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 22 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.28%) DevOps
4 17 (18.09%) Network Virtualisation
5 14 (14.89%) Migration
6 12 (12.77%) Load Balancing
6 12 (12.77%) OO
6 12 (12.77%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.70%) Mathematics
7 11 (11.70%) MVC
7 11 (11.70%) OOD
7 11 (11.70%) Requirements Gathering
8 9 (9.57%) Converged Infrastructure
8 9 (9.57%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (9.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 8 (8.51%) eTOM
9 8 (8.51%) Task Automation
10 7 (7.45%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.30%) Java
2 30 (31.91%) SQL
3 29 (30.85%) Python
4 18 (19.15%) Bash Shell
5 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
6 13 (13.83%) Perl
7 9 (9.57%) PowerShell
7 9 (9.57%) Ruby
7 9 (9.57%) Shell Script
8 7 (7.45%) C++
8 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.32%) Go
10 1 (1.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) Degree
2 9 (9.57%) CCNP
2 9 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.38%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.26%) AWS Certification
5 3 (3.19%) RHCE
5 3 (3.19%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.13%) OCP
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.06%) HNC
7 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.06%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (18.09%) Active Directory
3 13 (13.83%) Docker
4 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 9 (9.57%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (9.57%) XenApp
4 9 (9.57%) XenDesktop
5 8 (8.51%) vSphere
6 7 (7.45%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.26%) KVM
8 3 (3.19%) Postfix
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 25 (26.60%) Kubernetes
2 24 (25.53%) Ansible
3 15 (15.96%) vRealize
4 14 (14.89%) Terraform
5 13 (13.83%) Puppet
6 10 (10.64%) HAProxy
7 8 (8.51%) vCenter Server
8 7 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (6.38%) Packer
10 4 (4.26%) Grafana
10 4 (4.26%) Prometheus
11 3 (3.19%) Consul
11 3 (3.19%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (3.19%) Graphite
12 2 (2.13%) Data Guard
12 2 (2.13%) NetBackup
12 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Satellite
13 1 (1.06%) SCCM
13 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (47.87%) Microsoft
1 45 (47.87%) VMware
2 37 (39.36%) Oracle
3 18 (19.15%) F5
4 17 (18.09%) Cisco
5 15 (15.96%) IBM
6 12 (12.77%) Google
7 9 (9.57%) Citrix
7 9 (9.57%) Dell
7 9 (9.57%) EMC
7 9 (9.57%) Infoblox
8 8 (8.51%) SAP
9 3 (3.19%) Black Duck
9 3 (3.19%) HP
9 3 (3.19%) Juniper
9 3 (3.19%) NetApp
10 2 (2.13%) Brocade
10 2 (2.13%) Isilon
10 2 (2.13%) Sybase
10 2 (2.13%) Veritas