Period
to 27 February 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 280 259 249
Rank change year-on-year -21 -10 -72
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 195 300 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 1.12% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 2.68% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 149 223 351
South East median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,200 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 9,386 11,209 14,104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.49% 41.77% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7,297 8,884 11,152
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 27 February 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 27 February 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 -3 98 £60,000 +14.29% 28
Berkshire -26 71 £62,500 +19.05% 19
Hampshire +14 43 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Surrey -3 40 £50,000 -13.04% 10
Oxfordshire +30 20 £60,000 +41.18% 6
Kent +2 8 £45,500 +30.00% 4
Buckinghamshire - 7 £42,500 - 3
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 167 (85.64%) Linux
2 99 (50.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 98 (50.26%) Ansible
4 82 (42.05%) Python
5 63 (32.31%) DevOps
6 58 (29.74%) Configuration Management
7 57 (29.23%) Windows
8 53 (27.18%) VMware
8 53 (27.18%) Docker
9 52 (26.67%) Security Cleared
10 46 (23.59%) Puppet
11 43 (22.05%) Git (software)
12 42 (21.54%) CentOS
13 41 (21.03%) Oracle
14 40 (20.51%) AWS
14 40 (20.51%) Jenkins
15 39 (20.00%) SC Cleared
16 38 (19.49%) Perl
17 37 (18.97%) SQL
17 37 (18.97%) DNS
17 37 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
18 36 (18.46%) Bash Shell
19 35 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
20 34 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
20 34 (17.44%) Degree
21 33 (16.92%) Firewall
21 33 (16.92%) TCP/IP
22 32 (16.41%) Opscode Chef
22 32 (16.41%) Terraform
22 32 (16.41%) MySQL

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 26 (13.33%) Apache
2 16 (8.21%) Tomcat
3 13 (6.67%) nginx
4 10 (5.13%) IIS
4 10 (5.13%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.62%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (4.62%) Red Hat Fuse
6 6 (3.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (2.05%) JBoss
7 4 (2.05%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.05%) WildFly
8 2 (1.03%) Confluence
9 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.51%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (20.51%) AWS
2 28 (14.36%) Azure
3 15 (7.69%) GCP
3 15 (7.69%) OpenShift
4 13 (6.67%) IaaS
5 9 (4.62%) PaaS
5 9 (4.62%) SaaS
6 8 (4.10%) Office 365
6 8 (4.10%) Slack
7 5 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.05%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (2.05%) GitHub
9 3 (1.54%) BlazeMeter
10 2 (1.03%) Datadog
11 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.51%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.97%) DNS
2 33 (16.92%) Firewall
2 33 (16.92%) TCP/IP
3 23 (11.79%) Internet
3 23 (11.79%) LAN
4 16 (8.21%) BGP
4 16 (8.21%) WAN
5 15 (7.69%) SAN
6 11 (5.64%) DHCP
6 11 (5.64%) SSL
7 7 (3.59%) HTTP
8 6 (3.08%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 6 (3.08%) OSPF
9 5 (2.56%) SMTP
10 4 (2.05%) Network Security
10 4 (2.05%) VPN
11 3 (1.54%) MRTG
11 3 (1.54%) Skype
11 3 (1.54%) VSAN
11 3 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (16.41%) MySQL
3 14 (7.18%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.13%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (3.59%) Big Data
8 5 (2.56%) InfluxDB
8 5 (2.56%) MariaDB
9 4 (2.05%) Amazon Athena
9 4 (2.05%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.54%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.03%) Cognos Impromptu
12 1 (0.51%) DB2
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.51%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 43 (22.05%) Git (software)
2 40 (20.51%) Jenkins
3 14 (7.18%) JIRA
4 9 (4.62%) Subversion
5 6 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.05%) GitLab
6 4 (2.05%) JMeter
7 2 (1.03%) Selenium
8 1 (0.51%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.51%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.51%) Maven
8 1 (0.51%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.51%) TestRail
General
1 31 (15.90%) Finance
2 17 (8.72%) Telecoms
3 16 (8.21%) Manufacturing
4 12 (6.15%) Public Sector
5 10 (5.13%) Electronics
5 10 (5.13%) Marketing
6 6 (3.08%) Military
7 4 (2.05%) Publishing
7 4 (2.05%) Retail
8 3 (1.54%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.51%) Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (16.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (15.90%) Architect
3 27 (13.85%) Linux Engineer
4 23 (11.79%) Administrator
5 21 (10.77%) Systems Engineer
6 19 (9.74%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (5.13%) Developer
7 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
7 10 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.13%) Integration Engineer
7 10 (5.13%) Linux Support
7 10 (5.13%) Network Engineer
7 10 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 10 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.62%) Consultant
8 9 (4.62%) Linux Consultant
9 8 (4.10%) Integration Architect
9 8 (4.10%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.10%) Technical Support
10 7 (3.59%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.72%) Web Services
2 14 (7.18%) Spring
3 11 (5.64%) AngularJS
3 11 (5.64%) LAMP
4 7 (3.59%) HTML
4 7 (3.59%) Node.js
5 6 (3.08%) CSS
5 6 (3.08%) Java EE
5 6 (3.08%) LDAP
5 6 (3.08%) React
6 5 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (2.56%) Ember.js
6 5 (2.56%) jQuery
6 5 (2.56%) JSF
6 5 (2.56%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (2.56%) RESTful
7 4 (2.05%) Akka
7 4 (2.05%) OpenJDK
7 4 (2.05%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (2.05%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.79%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.74%) Public Cloud
3 11 (5.64%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (3.59%) Clustering
5 7 (3.59%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.59%) User Experience
6 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.08%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.56%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.05%) EMC VNXe
8 4 (2.05%) Replication
8 4 (2.05%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 3 (1.54%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.03%) IPTV
10 2 (1.03%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.51%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 167 (85.64%) Linux
2 99 (50.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (29.23%) Windows
4 42 (21.54%) CentOS
5 28 (14.36%) Unix
5 28 (14.36%) Windows Server
6 17 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (7.69%) Ubuntu
8 14 (7.18%) Debian
9 7 (3.59%) Solaris
10 6 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (2.56%) VMS
11 5 (2.56%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.54%) AIX
12 3 (1.54%) Fedora
12 3 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.54%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.03%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.31%) DevOps
2 58 (29.74%) Configuration Management
3 37 (18.97%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (13.33%) Change Management
6 25 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (12.31%) Migration
8 23 (11.79%) Open Source
9 20 (10.26%) Computer Science
10 19 (9.74%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 16 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (8.21%) Scrum
13 15 (7.69%) Network Design
14 14 (7.18%) Technical Leadership
15 13 (6.67%) Information Security
16 12 (6.15%) Microservices
17 11 (5.64%) Continuous Delivery
17 11 (5.64%) Infrastructure as Code
17 11 (5.64%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (42.05%) Python
2 38 (19.49%) Perl
3 37 (18.97%) SQL
4 36 (18.46%) Bash Shell
5 27 (13.85%) Shell Script
6 25 (12.82%) Java
7 15 (7.69%) Ruby
8 14 (7.18%) PL/SQL
9 11 (5.64%) KiXtart
10 8 (4.10%) Go
10 8 (4.10%) JavaScript
11 7 (3.59%) PHP
12 6 (3.08%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.54%) C
13 3 (1.54%) C++
14 2 (1.03%) Groovy
15 1 (0.51%) Ada
15 1 (0.51%) C#
15 1 (0.51%) Scala
15 1 (0.51%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 52 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 39 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 34 (17.44%) Degree
4 11 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.62%) CCNP
6 7 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.59%) MCSE
6 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.59%) RHCSA
7 6 (3.08%) LFCE
7 6 (3.08%) LFCS
7 6 (3.08%) Linux+ Certification
7 6 (3.08%) MCSA
7 6 (3.08%) RHCE
7 6 (3.08%) VCAP
8 5 (2.56%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.05%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.54%) CCNA
11 2 (1.03%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.62%) ISO 22301
2 9 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (2.56%) QA
4 4 (2.05%) SLA
5 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (27.18%) Docker
2 31 (15.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (7.18%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (5.13%) KVM
5 7 (3.59%) iptables
5 7 (3.59%) NFS
5 7 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.56%) Squid
7 4 (2.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (2.05%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.54%) vSphere
9 2 (1.03%) Firmware
9 2 (1.03%) Postfix
9 2 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.03%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.51%) Samba
10 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 98 (50.26%) Ansible
2 46 (23.59%) Puppet
3 32 (16.41%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (16.41%) Terraform
4 20 (10.26%) Kubernetes
5 15 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
6 13 (6.67%) ZABBIX
7 11 (5.64%) HAProxy
7 11 (5.64%) SCOM
8 7 (3.59%) Rsyslog
8 7 (3.59%) systemd
9 5 (2.56%) Kibana
9 5 (2.56%) logstash
9 5 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (2.56%) Salt
9 5 (2.56%) SCCM
10 4 (2.05%) Nagios
10 4 (2.05%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (2.05%) Packer
10 4 (2.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (27.18%) VMware
2 41 (21.03%) Oracle
3 26 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (9.74%) Juniper
5 16 (8.21%) McAfee
6 15 (7.69%) Cisco
6 15 (7.69%) EMC
7 13 (6.67%) Google
8 11 (5.64%) HP
8 11 (5.64%) LogRhythm
9 10 (5.13%) F5
9 10 (5.13%) SAP
10 7 (3.59%) IBM
11 6 (3.08%) Citrix
11 6 (3.08%) Symantec
12 4 (2.05%) NetApp
12 4 (2.05%) Sun
13 3 (1.54%) Dell
13 3 (1.54%) Veritas
14 2 (1.03%) Avaya