Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 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
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 253 344 287
Rank change year-on-year +91 -57 -88
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 85 188 320
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 0.72% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 1.73% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 67 162 245
Median annual salary £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.81% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,000 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +4.76%

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 4,570 10,889 13,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.47% 41.46% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,452 8,536 10,388
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

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 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 2020. 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 +89 33 £52,500 -2.33% 5
Hampshire +74 25 £56,250 +7.14% 5
Berkshire +83 24 £43,750 -20.45% 4
Surrey +74 19 £60,000 - 6
Oxfordshire +30 5 £75,000 +66.67% 1
West Sussex +19 5 £50,750 -2.40%
Buckinghamshire +60 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Kent +54 2 £37,000 -15.43%
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 72 (84.71%) Linux
2 43 (50.59%) Windows
3 42 (49.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (45.88%) VMware
5 30 (35.29%) Ansible
6 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
7 25 (29.41%) Azure
7 25 (29.41%) AWS
8 22 (25.88%) Unix
9 21 (24.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (23.53%) Windows Server
11 19 (22.35%) DevOps
12 18 (21.18%) vSphere
13 16 (18.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (18.82%) Public Cloud
14 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
14 15 (17.65%) Python
14 15 (17.65%) Cisco
14 15 (17.65%) Active Directory
14 15 (17.65%) Migration
15 14 (16.47%) Oracle
15 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (16.47%) Puppet
15 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
15 14 (16.47%) CentOS
15 14 (16.47%) Terraform
15 14 (16.47%) Docker
15 14 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (15.29%) SCCM
17 12 (14.12%) Windows 7

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 (8.24%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.88%) WildFly
3 4 (4.71%) CloudStack
3 4 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.53%) Apache
5 2 (2.35%) Confluence
5 2 (2.35%) nginx
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (29.41%) AWS
1 25 (29.41%) Azure
2 7 (8.24%) IaaS
3 6 (7.06%) Office 365
4 4 (4.71%) GCP
4 4 (4.71%) PaaS
5 3 (3.53%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.53%) Slack
6 2 (2.35%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) SAN
2 10 (11.76%) Firewall
3 9 (10.59%) DNS
4 7 (8.24%) DHCP
4 7 (8.24%) LAN
4 7 (8.24%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.88%) Skype
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco Firepower
6 4 (4.71%) Internet
6 4 (4.71%) VSAN
6 4 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.53%) BGP
7 3 (3.53%) OSPF
7 3 (3.53%) WAN
8 2 (2.35%) HTTP
8 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.35%) SNMP
8 2 (2.35%) VoIP
8 2 (2.35%) VPN
8 2 (2.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) Big Data
1 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) MySQL
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.41%) JIRA
3 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.06%) Subversion
5 3 (3.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.35%) GoCD
6 2 (2.35%) JMeter
6 2 (2.35%) Maven
7 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.18%) GitLab
7 1 (1.18%) JUnit
7 1 (1.18%) Postman
7 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.53%) Military
4 2 (2.35%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.35%) Korean Language
5 1 (1.18%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) Architect
4 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) Unix Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.71%) Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Linux Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Linux Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (3.53%) Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Linux Support
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) Akka
1 5 (5.88%) LAMP
1 5 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (5.88%) Sensu
2 4 (4.71%) OpenJDK
2 4 (4.71%) Spring
3 3 (3.53%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.35%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.35%) jQuery
4 2 (2.35%) Kafka
4 2 (2.35%) Node.js
4 2 (2.35%) Web Services
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.18%) CSS
5 1 (1.18%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.18%) HTML
5 1 (1.18%) LDAP
5 1 (1.18%) XML
5 1 (1.18%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Public Cloud
2 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 10 (11.76%) Clustering
4 5 (5.88%) PKI
5 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.71%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.53%) Replication
6 3 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.35%) LPAR
7 2 (2.35%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (1.18%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (1.18%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.18%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 72 (84.71%) Linux
2 43 (50.59%) Windows
3 42 (49.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (25.88%) Unix
5 20 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 14 (16.47%) CentOS
7 12 (14.12%) Windows 7
7 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (9.41%) Solaris
8 8 (9.41%) Ubuntu
9 7 (8.24%) SUSE
9 7 (8.24%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.71%) AIX
11 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (1.18%) Fedora
12 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) DevOps
2 16 (18.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (17.65%) Migration
4 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (16.47%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (14.12%) High Availability
5 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (10.59%) Problem Management
7 8 (9.41%) Infrastructure as Code
8 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (8.24%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (8.24%) Open Source
9 6 (7.06%) Change Management
9 6 (7.06%) Project Delivery
9 6 (7.06%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.88%) Architectural Design
10 5 (5.88%) IT Strategy
10 5 (5.88%) Patch Management
10 5 (5.88%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) Python
2 12 (14.12%) Java
3 11 (12.94%) SQL
4 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.59%) Perl
5 9 (10.59%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.53%) C
7 3 (3.53%) Groovy
7 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby
8 2 (2.35%) Go
8 2 (2.35%) PHP
8 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.35%) Scala
9 1 (1.18%) Ada
9 1 (1.18%) C#
9 1 (1.18%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) Java 8
9 1 (1.18%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.41%) Degree
4 6 (7.06%) CCNP
4 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.06%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.53%) MCSE
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.35%) AWS Certification
6 2 (2.35%) CCNA
7 1 (1.18%) CCDA
7 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.18%) LFCE
7 1 (1.18%) LFCS
7 1 (1.18%) MCSA
7 1 (1.18%) RHCE
7 1 (1.18%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.18%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (1.18%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) GDPR
2 3 (3.53%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (24.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (21.18%) vSphere
3 15 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 14 (16.47%) Docker
5 7 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
6 6 (7.06%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (5.88%) KVM
8 4 (4.71%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (2.35%) PowerHA
9 2 (2.35%) vCloud
9 2 (2.35%) VMware NSX
10 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.18%) XenApp
10 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (35.29%) Ansible
2 14 (16.47%) Puppet
2 14 (16.47%) Terraform
3 13 (15.29%) SCCM
4 9 (10.59%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (10.59%) Red Hat Satellite
5 7 (8.24%) SCOrch
6 6 (7.06%) Kubernetes
6 6 (7.06%) SCOM
6 6 (7.06%) vRealize
7 5 (5.88%) Nagios
7 5 (5.88%) SELinux
7 5 (5.88%) ZABBIX
8 4 (4.71%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (4.71%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (4.71%) NetBackup
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (3.53%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (2.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 39 (45.88%) VMware
2 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
3 15 (17.65%) Cisco
4 14 (16.47%) Oracle
5 11 (12.94%) HP
6 10 (11.76%) EMC
7 9 (10.59%) Dell
7 9 (10.59%) Juniper
7 9 (10.59%) SolarWinds
8 7 (8.24%) Veritas
9 6 (7.06%) Citrix
9 6 (7.06%) Symantec
10 4 (4.71%) Gemalto
10 4 (4.71%) IBM
10 4 (4.71%) McAfee
10 4 (4.71%) NetApp
10 4 (4.71%) Sun
11 3 (3.53%) F5
11 3 (3.53%) Google
11 3 (3.53%) Veeam