Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 203 241
Rank change year-on-year +45 +38 -20
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 170 129 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.81% 1.29% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 4.48% 3.39% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 146 90 85
South West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,925 £33,302
90th Percentile £71,875 £76,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +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 3,795 3,809 4,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.32% 38.15% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,038 3,029 3,589
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,557 £62,500
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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +9 74 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Wiltshire -5 35 £62,500 +13.64% 6
Somerset +30 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Bristol +25 19 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Dorset -4 14 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 156 (91.76%) Linux
2 112 (65.88%) CentOS
3 92 (54.12%) Python
4 82 (48.24%) Docker
5 79 (46.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 78 (45.88%) Kubernetes
7 70 (41.18%) Ansible
7 70 (41.18%) Puppet
8 69 (40.59%) DevOps
9 66 (38.82%) Bash Shell
10 65 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (31.18%) Windows
12 51 (30.00%) Security Cleared
12 51 (30.00%) Jenkins
13 47 (27.65%) Windows Server
14 46 (27.06%) Apache
15 44 (25.88%) VMware
16 43 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 40 (23.53%) DV Cleared
17 40 (23.53%) JIRA
18 37 (21.76%) Ubuntu
19 36 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (21.18%) Shell Script
19 36 (21.18%) Java
19 36 (21.18%) OpenShift
20 33 (19.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 33 (19.41%) Perl
20 33 (19.41%) Debian
21 32 (18.82%) AWS
21 32 (18.82%) Open Source

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 46 (27.06%) Apache
2 20 (11.76%) Confluence
3 17 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 14 (8.24%) JBoss
5 8 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.35%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.35%) IIS
6 4 (2.35%) nginx
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 36 (21.18%) OpenShift
2 32 (18.82%) AWS
3 31 (18.24%) GCP
4 30 (17.65%) Azure
5 12 (7.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (2.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 4 (2.35%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.76%) G Suite
7 3 (1.76%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.59%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.41%) Firewall
2 12 (7.06%) DMZ
2 12 (7.06%) VPN
3 7 (4.12%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.94%) Internet
5 4 (2.35%) DNS
5 4 (2.35%) HTTP
5 4 (2.35%) SSH
6 3 (1.76%) DHCP
6 3 (1.76%) IPsec
6 3 (1.76%) Network Security
7 2 (1.18%) LAN
7 2 (1.18%) NAS
7 2 (1.18%) SAN
7 2 (1.18%) WAN
8 1 (0.59%) DSL
8 1 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.59%) Big Data
1 18 (10.59%) MySQL
2 10 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 10 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.71%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.53%) Apache Hive
4 6 (3.53%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.53%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.35%) Apache Accumulo
5 4 (2.35%) Impala
5 4 (2.35%) MariaDB
5 4 (2.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.76%) BigQuery
6 3 (1.76%) Blockchain
6 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.18%) Ingres
7 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 40 (23.53%) JIRA
3 28 (16.47%) Git (software)
4 22 (12.94%) JUnit
5 17 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (9.41%) Bitbucket
7 15 (8.82%) Bitbucket Server
8 13 (7.65%) EasyMock
9 9 (5.29%) Subversion
10 5 (2.94%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.94%) Maven
11 3 (1.76%) Robot Framework
11 3 (1.76%) TestRail
12 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (15.29%) Finance
1 26 (15.29%) Retail
2 12 (7.06%) Automotive
3 9 (5.29%) Electronics
3 9 (5.29%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.29%) Marketing
3 9 (5.29%) Public Sector
3 9 (5.29%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.71%) Games
5 2 (1.18%) Back Office
5 2 (1.18%) Local Government
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (17.06%) Linux Engineer
2 25 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (13.53%) Software Engineer
4 21 (12.35%) Administrator
5 20 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 15 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (8.82%) Platform Engineer
7 15 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (8.24%) Developer
9 13 (7.65%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 13 (7.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 12 (7.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 12 (7.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (6.47%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 10 (5.88%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
13 9 (5.29%) Unix Engineer
13 9 (5.29%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.88%) Spring
2 20 (11.76%) Java EE
3 17 (10.00%) EJB
3 17 (10.00%) JSF
4 14 (8.24%) Middleware
5 10 (5.88%) Apache NiFi
5 10 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
5 10 (5.88%) Kafka
6 9 (5.29%) RESTful
7 8 (4.71%) React
8 7 (4.12%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.12%) CSS
8 7 (4.12%) HTML
8 7 (4.12%) HTML5
8 7 (4.12%) Node.js
9 6 (3.53%) JSON
9 6 (3.53%) XML
10 5 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (2.94%) Spring Boot
10 5 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 15 (8.82%) Wiki
2 12 (7.06%) Blog
3 10 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.71%) Clustering
5 6 (3.53%) Replication
6 5 (2.94%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.94%) PKI
7 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.35%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.76%) User Experience
9 2 (1.18%) Cyberattack
9 2 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 156 (91.76%) Linux
2 112 (65.88%) CentOS
3 79 (46.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 53 (31.18%) Windows
5 47 (27.65%) Windows Server
6 37 (21.76%) Ubuntu
7 33 (19.41%) Debian
8 20 (11.76%) Unix
9 18 (10.59%) Solaris
10 17 (10.00%) Fedora
11 15 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (3.53%) SUSE
13 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (2.35%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (1.18%) AIX
15 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.59%) Gentoo
16 1 (0.59%) Mandriva Linux
16 1 (0.59%) openSUSE
16 1 (0.59%) Slackware
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (40.59%) DevOps
2 65 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (21.18%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (19.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 32 (18.82%) Open Source
6 30 (17.65%) Scrum
6 30 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 27 (15.88%) Configuration Management
8 23 (13.53%) Mentoring
9 22 (12.94%) ITIL
10 20 (11.76%) Microservices
10 20 (11.76%) Service Delivery
11 18 (10.59%) Test Automation
12 16 (9.41%) Collaborative Working
13 15 (8.82%) Continuous Deployment
13 15 (8.82%) Kanban
14 14 (8.24%) Release Management
14 14 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (7.65%) E-Commerce
15 13 (7.65%) OO
Programming Languages
1 92 (54.12%) Python
2 66 (38.82%) Bash Shell
3 36 (21.18%) Java
3 36 (21.18%) Shell Script
4 33 (19.41%) Perl
5 22 (12.94%) C
6 17 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 15 (8.82%) C++
8 13 (7.65%) Korn
9 11 (6.47%) SQL
10 10 (5.88%) JavaScript
11 8 (4.71%) Ruby
12 3 (1.76%) Clojure
12 3 (1.76%) PHP
13 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 20 (11.76%) RHCE
4 13 (7.65%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.53%) Degree
6 5 (2.94%) CCNA
6 5 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.76%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.18%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.59%) CISSP
9 1 (0.59%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (0.59%) GIAC
9 1 (0.59%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.59%) MCSE
9 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.59%) RHCA
9 1 (0.59%) SANS
9 1 (0.59%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) GDPR
2 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.18%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (48.24%) Docker
2 43 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.41%) KVM
3 16 (9.41%) VirtualBox
4 14 (8.24%) Xen
5 12 (7.06%) Hyper-V
6 11 (6.47%) Ceph
7 10 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (4.12%) oVirt
8 7 (4.12%) Samba
9 6 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (2.94%) DRBD
11 4 (2.35%) Btrfs
11 4 (2.35%) Dovecot
11 4 (2.35%) NFS
11 4 (2.35%) Postfix
11 4 (2.35%) vSphere
12 3 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.18%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 78 (45.88%) Kubernetes
2 70 (41.18%) Ansible
2 70 (41.18%) Puppet
3 24 (14.12%) Red Hat Satellite
4 20 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 16 (9.41%) Nagios
6 12 (7.06%) WSUS
6 12 (7.06%) yum
7 10 (5.88%) Terraform
8 9 (5.29%) Check_MK
8 9 (5.29%) ZABBIX
9 8 (4.71%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 8 (4.71%) Grafana
10 7 (4.12%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (2.94%) OpenNMS
11 5 (2.94%) Oracle ZFS
11 5 (2.94%) vCenter Server
12 4 (2.35%) Galera Cluster
13 3 (1.76%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 44 (25.88%) VMware
2 31 (18.24%) Google
3 18 (10.59%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.06%) Oracle
5 9 (5.29%) SAP
6 7 (4.12%) HP
7 6 (3.53%) IBM
7 6 (3.53%) NetApp
8 5 (2.94%) Dell
8 5 (2.94%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.35%) Cloudera
9 4 (2.35%) EMC
9 4 (2.35%) Hortonworks
9 4 (2.35%) Scality
10 3 (1.76%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.18%) Cisco
11 2 (1.18%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.18%) Juniper
11 2 (1.18%) Remedy
11 2 (1.18%) Snow