Red Hat
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of Red Hat products and/or services. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Red Hat over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 298 358 513
Rank change year-on-year +60 +155 -125
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 944 756 1,182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.94% 0.90% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 2.20% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 297 288 680
10th Percentile £41,500 £41,250 £36,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £49,688 £47,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.44% +10.00% -6.38%
75th Percentile £85,000 £78,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £93,000 £106,500 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

All Vendors
UK

Red Hat falls under the Vendor Products and Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of all vendor products and services.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 34,292 34,359 69,882
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 34.29% 40.73% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22,295 22,441 34,779
10th Percentile £27,250 £31,250 £30,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +2.80%
75th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% +3.26%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the UK

Red Hat
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in the UK

Red Hat
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Red Hat over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the UK

Red Hat
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +119 902 £65,000 +8.33% 33
UK excluding London +69 735 £52,500 - 31
South East +101 222 £50,000 +8.70% 12
London +45 196 £85,000 +21.43% 4
North of England +104 187 £52,500 +10.53% 2
North West +75 165 £52,500 +10.53%
Work from Home -29 160 £62,500 +2.46% 17
South West +31 157 £52,500 -7.08% 13
Midlands +1 101 £40,000 -32.20% 2
East Midlands +27 98 £40,000 -32.20% 1
East of England -26 36 £57,500 +5.50% 2
Yorkshire +33 20 £44,091 -19.84% 1
Scotland -77 16 £48,500 - 1
Wales -5 11 - -
Northern Ireland +5 5 - -
West Midlands -34 3 £60,000 -3.23% 1
North East -20 2 £50,000 -23.08% 1

Red Hat
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 107 (11.33%) Apache
2 53 (5.61%) nginx
3 35 (3.71%) Camunda
4 29 (3.07%) Apache Spark
5 22 (2.33%) Microsoft Exchange
6 13 (1.38%) OpenStack
7 9 (0.95%) JBoss
8 8 (0.85%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.53%) IIS
9 5 (0.53%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.21%) Moodle
10 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Abaqus
1 2 (0.21%) CATIA
1 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.21%) NASTRAN
2 1 (0.11%) Weka
Business Applications
1 12 (1.27%) Fidessa
2 6 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.21%) Salesforce CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.11%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 433 (45.87%) Azure
2 412 (43.64%) IBM Cloud
3 293 (31.04%) AWS
4 167 (17.69%) Azure DevOps
5 154 (16.31%) Serverless
6 146 (15.47%) OpenShift
7 132 (13.98%) Amazon S3
8 125 (13.24%) Azure API Management
8 125 (13.24%) Azure Functions
8 125 (13.24%) Azure Logic Apps
8 125 (13.24%) Azure Service Bus
9 106 (11.23%) Amazon EKS
10 77 (8.16%) OCI
11 75 (7.94%) Amazon ECR
11 75 (7.94%) Route 53
12 56 (5.93%) GCP
13 51 (5.40%) SaaS
14 42 (4.45%) Microsoft 365
15 39 (4.13%) Azure AI
16 30 (3.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 118 (12.50%) Firewall
2 91 (9.64%) DNS
3 81 (8.58%) VPN
4 74 (7.84%) Internet
4 74 (7.84%) TCP/IP
5 70 (7.42%) DHCP
6 60 (6.36%) SNMP
7 54 (5.72%) IPsec
8 34 (3.60%) HTTP
9 30 (3.18%) LAN
10 29 (3.07%) AMQP
10 29 (3.07%) WAN
11 23 (2.44%) SAN
12 18 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (1.80%) Wireless
14 12 (1.27%) FIX Connectivity
14 12 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (1.17%) VLAN
16 10 (1.06%) SSL
17 7 (0.74%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 371 (39.30%) MongoDB
2 259 (27.44%) DB2
3 250 (26.48%) PostgreSQL
4 241 (25.53%) NoSQL
5 137 (14.51%) Relational Database
6 82 (8.69%) Amazon RDS
7 63 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 62 (6.57%) Elasticsearch
9 51 (5.40%) Oracle Database
10 31 (3.28%) Hadoop
11 29 (3.07%) Big Data
11 29 (3.07%) Cloudera CDH
12 12 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.17%) MySQL
14 4 (0.42%) Amazon Aurora
15 2 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.21%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.21%) Metadata
16 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
16 1 (0.11%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 56 (5.93%) Jenkins
2 30 (3.18%) Git
3 20 (2.12%) GitLab
4 14 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
5 12 (1.27%) Bitbucket
6 9 (0.95%) JIRA
6 9 (0.95%) Maven
6 9 (0.95%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.64%) SonarQube
8 5 (0.53%) Cucumber
8 5 (0.53%) JUnit
8 5 (0.53%) Selenium
9 3 (0.32%) JMeter
9 3 (0.32%) Robot Framework
10 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.21%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.21%) Mockito
10 2 (0.21%) Postman
10 2 (0.21%) Subversion
10 2 (0.21%) TestNG
General
1 425 (45.02%) Public Sector
2 230 (24.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 195 (20.66%) Finance
4 71 (7.52%) Banking
5 65 (6.89%) Social Skills
6 53 (5.61%) Aerospace
7 20 (2.12%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.48%) Retail Banking
9 12 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.95%) Automotive
11 8 (0.85%) Documentation Skills
12 7 (0.74%) Telecoms
13 6 (0.64%) Organisational Skills
14 5 (0.53%) Law
14 5 (0.53%) Retail
15 4 (0.42%) Japanese Language
15 4 (0.42%) Military
16 3 (0.32%) Advertising
16 3 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 166 (17.58%) Full Stack Engineer
2 134 (14.19%) Developer
3 126 (13.35%) Full Stack Developer
4 125 (13.24%) Azure Developer
5 117 (12.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 114 (12.08%) Senior
7 110 (11.65%) Azure Engineer
8 103 (10.91%) DevOps Engineer
9 101 (10.70%) Linux Engineer
10 66 (6.99%) Administrator
11 61 (6.46%) Consultant
12 54 (5.72%) NetApp Consultant
13 51 (5.40%) Senior DevOps
13 51 (5.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 43 (4.56%) Software Engineer
15 39 (4.13%) AWS Engineer
16 36 (3.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 30 (3.18%) Architect
18 29 (3.07%) DBA
18 29 (3.07%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (34.85%) React
2 270 (28.60%) REST
3 268 (28.39%) AngularJS
4 263 (27.86%) HTML
5 262 (27.75%) CSS
6 251 (26.59%) .NET
7 244 (25.85%) Web Services
8 240 (25.42%) jQuery
9 239 (25.32%) ASP.NET
9 239 (25.32%) ASP.NET Core
9 239 (25.32%) Backbone.js
9 239 (25.32%) Ember.js
9 239 (25.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 239 (25.32%) Vue
10 190 (20.13%) Node.js
11 83 (8.79%) RabbitMQ
12 67 (7.10%) Swagger
13 57 (6.04%) YAML
14 47 (4.98%) Spring
15 35 (3.71%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 429 (45.44%) Hybrid Cloud
2 412 (43.64%) Blockchain
3 239 (25.32%) Algorithms
3 239 (25.32%) Data Structures
4 227 (24.05%) e-Learning
5 101 (10.70%) Data Centre
6 41 (4.34%) Distributed Systems
6 41 (4.34%) Management Information System
7 30 (3.18%) Cloud Native
7 30 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (2.12%) Public Cloud
9 12 (1.27%) Eurex
9 12 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (0.95%) FPGA
10 9 (0.95%) IoT
11 7 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.74%) PKI
11 7 (0.74%) Replication
12 6 (0.64%) Clustering
12 6 (0.64%) SWIFT Messaging Network
Operating Systems
1 764 (80.93%) Linux
2 502 (53.18%) Windows
3 239 (25.32%) Android
3 239 (25.32%) Apple iOS
4 233 (24.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 184 (19.49%) CentOS
6 98 (10.38%) Ubuntu
7 92 (9.75%) Debian
8 90 (9.53%) Windows Server
9 76 (8.05%) Unix
10 66 (6.99%) Windows Server 2016
11 54 (5.72%) Data ONTAP
12 50 (5.30%) Solaris
13 46 (4.87%) Windows Server 2019
14 39 (4.13%) Alpine Linux
14 39 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (2.01%) AIX
16 13 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
16 13 (1.38%) Windows 10
17 8 (0.85%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (44.49%) Artificial Intelligence
2 363 (38.45%) DevOps
3 297 (31.46%) Agile
3 297 (31.46%) Full Stack Development
4 278 (29.45%) Co-Creation
5 269 (28.50%) User Experience
6 267 (28.28%) Mentoring
7 263 (27.86%) OO
8 244 (25.85%) Design Patterns
8 244 (25.85%) SOLID
9 241 (25.53%) MVC
9 241 (25.53%) OOP
10 239 (25.32%) Design Thinking
10 239 (25.32%) MVVM
10 239 (25.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 239 (25.32%) Web Development
11 231 (24.47%) Coaching
12 131 (13.88%) Actionable Insight
12 131 (13.88%) Containerisation
13 126 (13.35%) API Management
Programming Languages
1 368 (38.98%) Python
2 345 (36.55%) JavaScript
3 307 (32.52%) SQL
4 282 (29.87%) Java
5 260 (27.54%) C#
6 158 (16.74%) Bash
7 142 (15.04%) PowerShell
8 51 (5.40%) Perl
9 35 (3.71%) Lua
9 35 (3.71%) Shell Script
10 27 (2.86%) Ruby
11 19 (2.01%) TypeScript
12 14 (1.48%) C
13 12 (1.27%) Korn
14 6 (0.64%) C++
15 4 (0.42%) Ada
16 3 (0.32%) R
17 2 (0.21%) Apex Code
17 2 (0.21%) VB
17 2 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 202 (21.40%) Security Cleared
2 176 (18.64%) DV Cleared
3 107 (11.33%) SC Cleared
4 45 (4.77%) MCSA
4 45 (4.77%) MCSE
4 45 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (4.24%) Azure Certification
6 33 (3.50%) Degree
7 13 (1.38%) CCNA
7 13 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (1.17%) RHCE
8 11 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (1.06%) RHCSA
10 8 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (0.74%) RHCA
12 6 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (0.53%) A+ Certification
13 5 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.53%) TOGAF Certification
14 4 (0.42%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.86%) SLA
2 21 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.74%) QA
4 5 (0.53%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.21%) NIST
5 2 (0.21%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 219 (23.20%) Docker
2 205 (21.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (7.31%) Active Directory
4 54 (5.72%) Hyper-V
5 36 (3.81%) vSphere
6 25 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (1.80%) XenDesktop
9 15 (1.59%) XenApp
10 14 (1.48%) KVM
11 12 (1.27%) Firmware
12 7 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.42%) LXC
13 4 (0.42%) NFS
13 4 (0.42%) Squid
13 4 (0.42%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.42%) Xen
14 3 (0.32%) Embedded Firmware
14 3 (0.32%) Kamailio
14 3 (0.32%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 314 (33.26%) Kubernetes
2 263 (27.86%) Ansible
3 198 (20.97%) Terraform
4 149 (15.78%) Prometheus
5 120 (12.71%) Puppet
6 76 (8.05%) vCenter Server
7 29 (3.07%) Progress Chef
8 23 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
9 22 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
10 19 (2.01%) Nagios
11 14 (1.48%) WSUS
12 13 (1.38%) SCCM
13 12 (1.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 10 (1.06%) Grafana
14 10 (1.06%) SCOM
14 10 (1.06%) ZABBIX
15 9 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
16 8 (0.85%) Nessus
17 7 (0.74%) HAProxy
18 6 (0.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 434 (45.97%) IBM
2 245 (25.95%) VMware
3 161 (17.06%) Microsoft
4 153 (16.21%) Oracle
5 76 (8.05%) Dynatrace
6 74 (7.84%) Cisco
7 65 (6.89%) Palo Alto
8 58 (6.14%) NetApp
9 54 (5.72%) SolidFire
10 35 (3.71%) Citrix
11 34 (3.60%) SaltStack
12 32 (3.39%) Google
13 25 (2.65%) HP
14 23 (2.44%) Splunk
15 22 (2.33%) F5
16 19 (2.01%) Dell
16 19 (2.01%) EMC
17 15 (1.59%) Sybase
18 13 (1.38%) Veeam
19 12 (1.27%) Trayport