Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 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
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 351 221 335
Rank change year-on-year -130 +114 -76
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 109 68 180
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.60% 0.84% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 2.13% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 58 39 144
10th Percentile £43,875 £28,050 £30,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £35,763 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +31.82% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £85,500 £65,000 £67,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £67,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% +2.80% -6.96%

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 6,900 3,197 10,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.05% 39.33% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,606 2,514 8,230
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,459 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 -65 44 £66,250 +20.45% 14
Berkshire -56 39 £66,250 +20.45% 7
Surrey -62 19 £67,500 +22.73% 2
Hampshire -138 18 £63,000 +5.00% 9
Kent -31 13 £57,500 +45.57%
Buckinghamshire -54 3 £54,875 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 7
West Sussex -16 1 - - 1
Home Counties - 1 £67,500 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 92 (84.40%) Linux
2 50 (45.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 49 (44.95%) Java
4 48 (44.04%) AWS
5 47 (43.12%) Azure
5 47 (43.12%) Oracle
6 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
6 40 (36.70%) Degree
6 40 (36.70%) DevOps
7 39 (35.78%) Python
8 38 (34.86%) Mathematics
9 35 (32.11%) VMware
10 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
11 33 (30.28%) Unix
11 33 (30.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (29.36%) Ansible
13 31 (28.44%) Java EE
14 29 (26.61%) Jenkins
15 27 (24.77%) Finance
16 26 (23.85%) SQL
17 24 (22.02%) C++
17 24 (22.02%) Windows
17 24 (22.02%) Tomcat
17 24 (22.02%) OpenShift
18 23 (21.10%) Perl
19 22 (20.18%) C
19 22 (20.18%) Shell Script
19 22 (20.18%) Google
20 21 (19.27%) Cloud Computing

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 24 (22.02%) Tomcat
2 21 (19.27%) JBoss
3 4 (3.67%) Apache
3 4 (3.67%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.83%) IIS
5 2 (1.83%) nginx
6 1 (0.92%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 48 (44.04%) AWS
2 47 (43.12%) Azure
3 24 (22.02%) OpenShift
4 21 (19.27%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (15.60%) Serverless
6 10 (9.17%) IaaS
7 9 (8.26%) PaaS
8 7 (6.42%) GCP
8 7 (6.42%) GitHub
9 3 (2.75%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.75%) Microsoft 365
9 3 (2.75%) SaaS
10 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.83%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (1.83%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.92%) Azure Storage
11 1 (0.92%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) DNS
2 4 (3.67%) DHCP
2 4 (3.67%) Firewall
2 4 (3.67%) FTP
2 4 (3.67%) Network Security
2 4 (3.67%) SAN
2 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.75%) HTTP
3 3 (2.75%) LAN
3 3 (2.75%) VPN
4 2 (1.83%) Internet
4 2 (1.83%) IPsec
4 2 (1.83%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.83%) NAS
4 2 (1.83%) SSH
4 2 (1.83%) WAN
4 2 (1.83%) Wireless
5 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.92%) Multicast
5 1 (0.92%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.51%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (14.68%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.01%) RDBMS
3 12 (11.01%) Relational Database
4 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.75%) MySQL
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (26.61%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.59%) ProC
3 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.83%) GoCD
4 2 (1.83%) JIRA
4 2 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.92%) GitLab
5 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 27 (24.77%) Finance
2 20 (18.35%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.42%) Social Skills
4 6 (5.50%) Law
4 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.67%) Organisational Skills
5 4 (3.67%) Public Sector
5 4 (3.67%) Retail
6 3 (2.75%) Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Electronics
6 3 (2.75%) Marketing
7 2 (1.83%) Games
8 1 (0.92%) Back Office
8 1 (0.92%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 37 (33.94%) Developer
2 17 (15.60%) Analyst
2 17 (15.60%) Analyst Developer
2 17 (15.60%) Pricing Analyst
2 17 (15.60%) Pricing Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Architect
4 13 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Applications Developer
6 11 (10.09%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (9.17%) Java Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Azure Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Architect
9 6 (5.50%) Senior Cloud Architect
10 5 (4.59%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.67%) C++ Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Data Centre Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (28.44%) Java EE
2 21 (19.27%) GWT
3 19 (17.43%) REST
4 17 (15.60%) AngularJS
4 17 (15.60%) React
4 17 (15.60%) Spring
4 17 (15.60%) Spring Boot
5 14 (12.84%) HTML
6 12 (11.01%) Hibernate
6 12 (11.01%) HTML5
6 12 (11.01%) POJO
6 12 (11.01%) Servlets
7 5 (4.59%) MFC
8 2 (1.83%) Ajax
8 2 (1.83%) jQuery
8 2 (1.83%) LAMP
8 2 (1.83%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.83%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.83%) Web Services
8 2 (1.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.35%) Management Information System
2 19 (17.43%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (15.60%) User Experience
3 17 (15.60%) Virtual Team
4 14 (12.84%) Hybrid Cloud
5 13 (11.93%) Data Centre
6 7 (6.42%) Public Cloud
7 5 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.83%) Biotechnology
8 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.92%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.92%) Clustering
9 1 (0.92%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.92%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 92 (84.40%) Linux
2 50 (45.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (30.28%) Unix
4 24 (22.02%) Windows
5 11 (10.09%) CentOS
6 8 (7.34%) Ubuntu
6 8 (7.34%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.50%) Solaris
8 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (2.75%) Debian
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) DevOps
2 38 (34.86%) Mathematics
3 32 (29.36%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.27%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (19.27%) MVC
4 21 (19.27%) OO
4 21 (19.27%) OOD
5 20 (18.35%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (18.35%) Risk Management
6 19 (17.43%) Data Modelling
6 19 (17.43%) Microservices
7 18 (16.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (16.51%) Scrum
8 17 (15.60%) Computer Science
8 17 (15.60%) Economics
8 17 (15.60%) Multithreading
8 17 (15.60%) Presales
8 17 (15.60%) Release Management
8 17 (15.60%) UX Design
9 14 (12.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.95%) Java
2 40 (36.70%) JavaScript
3 39 (35.78%) Python
4 26 (23.85%) SQL
5 24 (22.02%) C++
6 23 (21.10%) Perl
7 22 (20.18%) C
7 22 (20.18%) Shell Script
8 17 (15.60%) C#
9 12 (11.01%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.67%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.75%) Go
12 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (36.70%) Degree
2 12 (11.01%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.09%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.92%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.92%) MCSE
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.92%) RHCE
5 1 (0.92%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.92%) SANS
5 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) GDPR
2 1 (0.92%) HIPAA
System Software
1 33 (30.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (17.43%) Docker
3 6 (5.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.75%) KVM
5 3 (2.75%) vSphere
6 2 (1.83%) NFS
7 1 (0.92%) Firmware
7 1 (0.92%) Samba
7 1 (0.92%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.92%) Snort
7 1 (0.92%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (29.36%) Ansible
2 16 (14.68%) Kubernetes
3 8 (7.34%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.50%) Puppet
5 5 (4.59%) Terraform
6 2 (1.83%) Nagios
6 2 (1.83%) Packer
6 2 (1.83%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.83%) vRealize
7 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.92%) Icinga
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.92%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.92%) SCCM
7 1 (0.92%) SCOM
7 1 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.92%) WSUS
7 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 47 (43.12%) Oracle
2 35 (32.11%) VMware
3 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
4 22 (20.18%) Google
5 7 (6.42%) EMC
6 6 (5.50%) Cisco
7 5 (4.59%) SaltStack
7 5 (4.59%) SAP
8 4 (3.67%) F5
9 2 (1.83%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.83%) Dell
9 2 (1.83%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.83%) Sun
10 1 (0.92%) Apple
10 1 (0.92%) Citrix
10 1 (0.92%) CommVault
10 1 (0.92%) HP
10 1 (0.92%) IBM
10 1 (0.92%) Juniper
10 1 (0.92%) Veritas