Period
to 31 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 31 October 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 West
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 166 182
Rank change year-on-year +64 +16 +35
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 97 177 156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.83% 1.82% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 7.17% 4.50% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 78 168 108
Median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% - +22.70%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,371 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.05% -7.18% +9.52%

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 West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,352 3,930 3,966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.41% 40.47% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,105 3,200 3,203
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,552 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.00% - +5.26%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the South West

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Red Hat in the South West.

Salary trend for Red Hat in the South West

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat in the South West over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the South West

Red Hat
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 31 October 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
Wiltshire +48 39 £46,000 -26.40% 2
Gloucestershire +22 24 £50,000 - 3
Bristol +65 16 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Devon - 13 £39,000 -
Somerset +2 2 £45,000 -
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 West region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 90 (92.78%) Linux
2 61 (62.89%) CentOS
3 57 (58.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (54.64%) Python
5 49 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (50.52%) Docker
6 42 (43.30%) Ansible
7 40 (41.24%) DevOps
8 35 (36.08%) OpenShift
9 34 (35.05%) Jenkins
10 32 (32.99%) Bash Shell
10 32 (32.99%) Puppet
11 30 (30.93%) Java
12 29 (29.90%) AWS
12 29 (29.90%) JIRA
13 28 (28.87%) Confluence
13 28 (28.87%) Oracle
14 26 (26.80%) Shell Script
14 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
15 25 (25.77%) Open Source
15 25 (25.77%) Unix
15 25 (25.77%) Finance
16 23 (23.71%) Scrum
16 23 (23.71%) VMware
17 22 (22.68%) Kubernetes
18 21 (21.65%) C
18 21 (21.65%) Mentoring
19 20 (20.62%) DV Cleared
19 20 (20.62%) MySQL
20 19 (19.59%) Git (software)

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 28 (28.87%) Confluence
2 9 (9.28%) Apache
3 4 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.09%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.06%) Camunda
5 2 (2.06%) CMS
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.03%) IIS
6 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.03%) nginx
6 1 (1.03%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (36.08%) OpenShift
2 29 (29.90%) AWS
3 10 (10.31%) AWS Fargate
4 7 (7.22%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (7.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 7 (7.22%) Amazon S3
4 7 (7.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (7.22%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (7.22%) Route 53
4 7 (7.22%) Serverless
4 7 (7.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (5.15%) Apigee
5 5 (5.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.09%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) VPN
2 3 (3.09%) DNS
2 3 (3.09%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (3.09%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) iSCSI
2 3 (3.09%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (3.09%) SMTP
2 3 (3.09%) SNMP
2 3 (3.09%) VLAN
3 2 (2.06%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.03%) DSL
4 1 (1.03%) Firewall
4 1 (1.03%) InfiniBand
4 1 (1.03%) Network Security
4 1 (1.03%) SAN
4 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) MySQL
2 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.34%) Relational Database
4 10 (10.31%) Redis
5 9 (9.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 9 (9.28%) NoSQL
5 9 (9.28%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (7.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (7.22%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.09%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.06%) Big Data
8 2 (2.06%) DataStax
8 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.03%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 34 (35.05%) Jenkins
2 29 (29.90%) JIRA
3 19 (19.59%) Git (software)
4 12 (12.37%) Bitbucket Server
5 10 (10.31%) Selenium
6 8 (8.25%) Vagrant
7 7 (7.22%) Artifactory
7 7 (7.22%) Bitbucket
7 7 (7.22%) JUnit
7 7 (7.22%) SonarQube
7 7 (7.22%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (5.15%) Mockito
9 3 (3.09%) EasyMock
10 2 (2.06%) Ant
10 2 (2.06%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.06%) Gradle
10 2 (2.06%) Maven
11 1 (1.03%) GCC
General
1 25 (25.77%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Public Sector
3 12 (12.37%) Electronics
3 12 (12.37%) Manufacturing
3 12 (12.37%) Marketing
3 12 (12.37%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.19%) Retail
5 3 (3.09%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (32.99%) Administrator
2 21 (21.65%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (18.56%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (17.53%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (16.49%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (14.43%) Software Engineer
7 13 (13.40%) Developer
8 11 (11.34%) Senior DevOps
8 11 (11.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 9 (9.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.19%) PHP Developer
10 6 (6.19%) Unix Administrator
10 6 (6.19%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.15%) Lead Software Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (4.12%) Junior Systems Administrator
12 4 (4.12%) Junior Unix Administrator
12 4 (4.12%) Junior Unix Systems Administrator
12 4 (4.12%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.49%) Apache NiFi
2 13 (13.40%) Kafka
3 10 (10.31%) JSON
3 10 (10.31%) Node.js
3 10 (10.31%) RESTful
3 10 (10.31%) Web Services
4 7 (7.22%) LEMP Stack
4 7 (7.22%) REST
4 7 (7.22%) SOAP
4 7 (7.22%) Spring
5 5 (5.15%) EJB
5 5 (5.15%) JSF
6 3 (3.09%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.09%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (3.09%) Java EE
7 2 (2.06%) Nightwatchjs
7 2 (2.06%) React
7 2 (2.06%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.06%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (7.22%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.09%) Wiki
4 2 (2.06%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (2.06%) PKI
4 2 (2.06%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 90 (92.78%) Linux
2 61 (62.89%) CentOS
3 57 (58.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (25.77%) Unix
5 15 (15.46%) AIX
5 15 (15.46%) Solaris
6 10 (10.31%) Amazon Linux
7 8 (8.25%) CoreOS
7 8 (8.25%) Windows
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (4.12%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.12%) Windows Server
9 3 (3.09%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.09%) VMS
10 2 (2.06%) Debian
10 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (41.24%) DevOps
3 25 (25.77%) Open Source
4 23 (23.71%) Scrum
5 21 (21.65%) Mentoring
6 18 (18.56%) Configuration Management
6 18 (18.56%) Software Engineering
7 16 (16.49%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (16.49%) Technical Leadership
8 13 (13.40%) OO
8 13 (13.40%) OOD
9 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (12.37%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (12.37%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (12.37%) Programme Management
9 12 (12.37%) Test Automation
10 11 (11.34%) Security Hardening
11 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.31%) Infrastructure as Code
11 10 (10.31%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (54.64%) Python
2 32 (32.99%) Bash Shell
3 30 (30.93%) Java
4 26 (26.80%) Shell Script
5 21 (21.65%) C
6 13 (13.40%) C++
6 13 (13.40%) SQL
7 10 (10.31%) Go
7 10 (10.31%) PHP
8 9 (9.28%) PL/SQL
8 9 (9.28%) Ruby
9 4 (4.12%) Perl
10 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.06%) Java 8
11 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.03%) Bourne shell
12 1 (1.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
2 20 (20.62%) DV Cleared
3 8 (8.25%) RHCSA
4 7 (7.22%) Degree
5 6 (6.19%) RHCE
5 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.06%) CCNA
7 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.06%) HNC
7 2 (2.06%) MCSE
7 2 (2.06%) MCTS
7 2 (2.06%) VCDX
8 1 (1.03%) CISSP
8 1 (1.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) SLA
2 9 (9.28%) GDPR
3 6 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (5.15%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.06%) NCSC
5 2 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 49 (50.52%) Docker
2 10 (10.31%) VirtualBox
3 9 (9.28%) Active Directory
4 8 (8.25%) GlusterFS
5 5 (5.15%) vSphere
6 4 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (3.09%) NFS
7 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (2.06%) Ceph
8 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.03%) GPFS
9 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.03%) KVM
9 1 (1.03%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 42 (43.30%) Ansible
2 32 (32.99%) Puppet
3 22 (22.68%) Kubernetes
4 19 (19.59%) Terraform
5 13 (13.40%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (6.19%) Nagios
7 5 (5.15%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (3.09%) systemd
9 2 (2.06%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (2.06%) vCenter Server
10 1 (1.03%) Nessus
10 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (1.03%) Packer
Vendors
1 28 (28.87%) Oracle
2 23 (23.71%) VMware
3 15 (15.46%) Cisco
4 12 (12.37%) SAP
5 10 (10.31%) Splunk
6 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
7 7 (7.22%) IBM
8 6 (6.19%) AppDynamics
8 6 (6.19%) New Relic
9 4 (4.12%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.09%) Dell
11 2 (2.06%) McAfee
11 2 (2.06%) NetApp
11 2 (2.06%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.03%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.03%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.03%) HP