Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 185 202
Rank change year-on-year +18 +17 +29
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 189 161 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.87% 1.54% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 4.47% 3.90% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 161 109 118
South West median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.51% -6.11%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,550 £32,425
90th Percentile £66,000 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 4,229 4,126 4,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.74% 39.51% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,463 3,330 3,687
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in the South West over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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
Gloucestershire +5 78 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Wiltshire +24 59 £62,500 +18.48% 3
Bristol -3 29 £41,750 -7.22% 3
Somerset -9 19 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Dorset -7 2 £75,000 +66.67%
Devon -9 2 £40,000 +16.83%
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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.

1 184 (97.35%) Linux
2 137 (72.49%) CentOS
3 96 (50.79%) Security Cleared
4 89 (47.09%) Python
5 84 (44.44%) Puppet
6 76 (40.21%) DevOps
7 70 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 66 (34.92%) Bash Shell
9 65 (34.39%) Kubernetes
10 64 (33.86%) Docker
11 59 (31.22%) Ansible
12 58 (30.69%) Windows
13 56 (29.63%) VMware
14 49 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
15 47 (24.87%) Jenkins
16 40 (21.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 40 (21.16%) DV Cleared
17 39 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
17 39 (20.63%) Cisco
18 38 (20.11%) ITIL
18 38 (20.11%) SC Cleared
18 38 (20.11%) JIRA
18 38 (20.11%) Windows Server
19 37 (19.58%) Java
20 35 (18.52%) Ubuntu
21 33 (17.46%) Git (software)
22 32 (16.93%) Open Source
22 32 (16.93%) Apache
23 30 (15.87%) Scrum
23 30 (15.87%) Hyper-V

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 32 (16.93%) Apache
2 21 (11.11%) Confluence
3 8 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.17%) Apache Spark
4 6 (3.17%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.65%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.12%) JBoss
6 4 (2.12%) nginx
7 3 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.59%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.06%) IIS
9 1 (0.53%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.11%) GCP
2 20 (10.58%) AWS
3 19 (10.05%) Azure
4 16 (8.47%) OpenShift
5 5 (2.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (2.12%) G Suite
6 4 (2.12%) Google App Engine
7 3 (1.59%) Azure Stack
7 3 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.53%) IaaS
9 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.34%) Firewall
2 18 (9.52%) SAN
3 17 (8.99%) LAN
3 17 (8.99%) WAN
4 16 (8.47%) NAS
4 16 (8.47%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (4.76%) DNS
6 8 (4.23%) HTTP
6 8 (4.23%) SSH
7 7 (3.70%) DHCP
8 6 (3.17%) VPN
9 5 (2.65%) DMZ
10 3 (1.59%) IPsec
10 3 (1.59%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.59%) Network Security
10 3 (1.59%) VSAN
11 2 (1.06%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.70%) Big Data
2 19 (10.05%) MySQL
3 13 (6.88%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.17%) Apache Hive
5 6 (3.17%) BigQuery
5 6 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.12%) Apache Accumulo
6 4 (2.12%) Impala
6 4 (2.12%) MariaDB
6 4 (2.12%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.12%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.06%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.06%) HBase
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 47 (24.87%) Jenkins
2 38 (20.11%) JIRA
3 33 (17.46%) Git (software)
4 26 (13.76%) JUnit
5 19 (10.05%) Bitbucket
6 18 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (8.99%) Bitbucket Server
8 15 (7.94%) EasyMock
9 11 (5.82%) Subversion
10 6 (3.17%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.17%) Maven
11 3 (1.59%) Robot Framework
11 3 (1.59%) TestRail
12 2 (1.06%) git-flow
13 1 (0.53%) Burp Suite
13 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.53%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (5.82%) Marketing
2 9 (4.76%) Finance
2 9 (4.76%) Games
3 8 (4.23%) Legal
4 7 (3.70%) Retail
5 5 (2.65%) Automotive
6 3 (1.59%) Military
7 2 (1.06%) Back Office
7 2 (1.06%) Electronics
7 2 (1.06%) Local Government
7 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.06%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (25.93%) Linux Engineer
2 40 (21.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (16.93%) Administrator
4 26 (13.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 21 (11.11%) Developer
6 18 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 18 (9.52%) Platform Engineer
6 18 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
7 16 (8.47%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (7.94%) Linux Administrator
8 15 (7.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 12 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (5.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 11 (5.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (5.82%) Software Engineer
11 10 (5.29%) Analyst
11 10 (5.29%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.76%) Consultant
12 9 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 9 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.76%) Spring
2 24 (12.70%) Java EE
3 18 (9.52%) EJB
3 18 (9.52%) JSF
4 12 (6.35%) Apache NiFi
4 12 (6.35%) CSS
4 12 (6.35%) HTML
4 12 (6.35%) RESTful
5 10 (5.29%) AngularJS
5 10 (5.29%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (5.29%) Node.js
5 10 (5.29%) React
6 9 (4.76%) JSON
7 8 (4.23%) HTML5
7 8 (4.23%) Kafka
8 7 (3.70%) XML
9 6 (3.17%) LAMP
9 6 (3.17%) Web Services
10 4 (2.12%) jQuery
10 4 (2.12%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.99%) Wiki
2 11 (5.82%) Clustering
3 10 (5.29%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.70%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.70%) User Experience
5 6 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (3.17%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.17%) PKI
6 5 (2.65%) Replication
7 4 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.59%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.59%) Cyberattack
9 2 (1.06%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.53%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 184 (97.35%) Linux
2 137 (72.49%) CentOS
3 70 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 58 (30.69%) Windows
5 38 (20.11%) Windows Server
6 35 (18.52%) Ubuntu
7 25 (13.23%) Debian
8 17 (8.99%) Unix
9 16 (8.47%) Fedora
10 14 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (4.76%) AIX
13 8 (4.23%) Solaris
14 4 (2.12%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (1.59%) SUSE
16 2 (1.06%) Android
16 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (40.21%) DevOps
2 49 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (21.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 38 (20.11%) ITIL
5 32 (16.93%) Open Source
6 30 (15.87%) Scrum
7 22 (11.64%) Service Delivery
7 22 (11.64%) Software Engineering
8 20 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (10.05%) Mentoring
10 15 (7.94%) Configuration Management
10 15 (7.94%) OO
10 15 (7.94%) OOD
11 14 (7.41%) High Availability
11 14 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (6.88%) Service Management
13 12 (6.35%) Test Automation
14 11 (5.82%) Kanban
15 10 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (5.29%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (47.09%) Python
2 66 (34.92%) Bash Shell
3 37 (19.58%) Java
4 29 (15.34%) Shell Script
5 26 (13.76%) PowerShell
6 24 (12.70%) C
7 23 (12.17%) Perl
8 18 (9.52%) JavaScript
9 17 (8.99%) C++
10 14 (7.41%) SQL
11 10 (5.29%) Ruby
12 6 (3.17%) PHP
13 4 (2.12%) Korn
14 2 (1.06%) Clojure
15 1 (0.53%) C#
15 1 (0.53%) Go
Qualifications
1 96 (50.79%) Security Cleared
2 40 (21.16%) DV Cleared
3 38 (20.11%) SC Cleared
4 17 (8.99%) CCNA
4 17 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.29%) RHCE
6 9 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.65%) Degree
8 3 (1.59%) CISSP
8 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.06%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.06%) GIAC
9 2 (1.06%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (1.06%) MCP
9 2 (1.06%) MCSE
9 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.06%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.06%) SANS
9 2 (1.06%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 64 (33.86%) Docker
2 39 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (15.87%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.47%) Xen
5 15 (7.94%) KVM
5 15 (7.94%) NFS
6 14 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (6.35%) Active Directory
8 9 (4.76%) Ceph
8 9 (4.76%) VirtualBox
9 7 (3.70%) Samba
10 6 (3.17%) DRBD
11 5 (2.65%) Btrfs
12 4 (2.12%) Dovecot
12 4 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (2.12%) oVirt
12 4 (2.12%) Postfix
13 3 (1.59%) VMware NSX
13 3 (1.59%) vSphere
14 2 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 84 (44.44%) Puppet
2 65 (34.39%) Kubernetes
3 59 (31.22%) Ansible
4 26 (13.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 17 (8.99%) Nagios
6 16 (8.47%) SCCM
7 13 (6.88%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (5.82%) Check_MK
9 9 (4.76%) Grafana
9 9 (4.76%) vCenter Server
9 9 (4.76%) WSUS
10 8 (4.23%) yum
10 8 (4.23%) ZABBIX
11 7 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
11 7 (3.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 6 (3.17%) OpenNMS
12 6 (3.17%) Oracle ZFS
12 6 (3.17%) Red Hat Satellite
12 6 (3.17%) Terraform
13 4 (2.12%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 56 (29.63%) VMware
2 39 (20.63%) Cisco
3 22 (11.64%) Juniper
4 21 (11.11%) Google
4 21 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 16 (8.47%) Fortinet
6 13 (6.88%) Oracle
7 9 (4.76%) HP
8 6 (3.17%) Dell
8 6 (3.17%) EMC
8 6 (3.17%) SolarWinds
9 5 (2.65%) Cloudera
9 5 (2.65%) DataCore
9 5 (2.65%) Hortonworks
9 5 (2.65%) NetApp
10 4 (2.12%) Citrix
10 4 (2.12%) Scality
11 3 (1.59%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.06%) SAP
12 2 (1.06%) Teradata