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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 May 2022 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
UK
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 470 345 336
Rank change year-on-year -125 -9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1,159 835 871
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.92% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.84% 2.41% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 648 583 679
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,286 £36,200
25th Percentile £48,750 £42,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,813 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.26%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 62,832 34,705 38,514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.60% 38.19% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33,188 25,392 29,795
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 20 May 2022.

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 20 May 2022. 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 -118 991 £60,000 - 123
UK excluding London -102 549 £50,000 - 79
London -145 460 £70,000 -6.67% 46
Work from Home -154 407 £52,500 -8.70% 37
South East -35 157 £46,223 -15.96% 23
South West -8 133 £47,500 -5.00% 12
North of England -77 133 £52,500 - 15
Yorkshire -17 66 £55,000 +29.41% 2
North West -83 66 £45,000 -19.28% 12
Midlands -77 57 £55,000 +15.79% 10
West Midlands -60 42 £57,500 +21.05% 4
East of England -105 35 £57,500 +4.55% 12
Wales -21 30 £50,000 +12.71% 1
East Midlands -42 15 £50,647 +12.55% 6
Scotland -78 15 £52,500 +23.53% 6
Northern Ireland -26 1 £60,000 +60.00%
North East -30 1 £37,500 +2.04% 1

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, 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 with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 1,021 (88.09%) Linux
2 554 (47.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 471 (40.64%) AWS
4 438 (37.79%) Ansible
5 411 (35.46%) Python
6 409 (35.29%) Azure
7 403 (34.77%) VMware
8 393 (33.91%) DevOps
9 378 (32.61%) Windows
10 343 (29.59%) Oracle
10 343 (29.59%) Docker
11 334 (28.82%) Finance
12 333 (28.73%) CentOS
13 326 (28.13%) Kubernetes
14 295 (25.45%) Bash
15 291 (25.11%) VMware Infrastructure
16 289 (24.94%) Unix
17 261 (22.52%) Agile
18 244 (21.05%) Microsoft
19 230 (19.84%) SQL
20 224 (19.33%) CI/CD
21 217 (18.72%) Java
22 200 (17.26%) PowerShell
23 197 (17.00%) Terraform
24 194 (16.74%) Puppet
25 188 (16.22%) OpenShift
26 183 (15.79%) Security Cleared
27 175 (15.10%) Social Skills
28 174 (15.01%) Firewall
29 170 (14.67%) Jenkins

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 105 (9.06%) Tomcat
2 83 (7.16%) Apache
3 77 (6.64%) JBoss
4 52 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
5 46 (3.97%) Confluence
6 45 (3.88%) WebLogic
7 43 (3.71%) WebSphere
8 40 (3.45%) OpenStack
9 39 (3.36%) MS Exchange
10 35 (3.02%) nginx
11 34 (2.93%) IIS
12 21 (1.81%) Apache Spark
13 17 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
14 16 (1.38%) Oracle 9iAS
15 13 (1.12%) Commerce Server
16 10 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
17 8 (0.69%) SharePoint
18 7 (0.60%) WordPress
19 6 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
20 5 (0.43%) Moodle
Applications
1 27 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 57 (4.92%) Temenos T24
2 17 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (1.38%) Oracle 11i
3 16 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.17%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.086%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 471 (40.64%) AWS
2 409 (35.29%) Azure
3 188 (16.22%) OpenShift
4 132 (11.39%) GCP
5 83 (7.16%) Serverless
6 61 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 58 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
8 57 (4.92%) Microsoft 365
9 48 (4.14%) Slack
10 46 (3.97%) PaaS
11 43 (3.71%) GitHub
12 40 (3.45%) IaaS
13 38 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
13 38 (3.28%) Datadog
14 35 (3.02%) SaaS
15 33 (2.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 27 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
17 17 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
17 17 (1.47%) Azure Stack
18 15 (1.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 174 (15.01%) Firewall
2 153 (13.20%) DNS
3 107 (9.23%) SAN
4 90 (7.77%) DHCP
5 74 (6.38%) Internet
6 67 (5.78%) VPN
7 65 (5.61%) TCP/IP
8 64 (5.52%) SSL
9 42 (3.62%) NAS
10 37 (3.19%) IPsec
11 35 (3.02%) LAN
12 34 (2.93%) HTTP
13 33 (2.85%) WAN
14 26 (2.24%) BGP
15 23 (1.98%) OSPF
16 22 (1.90%) Network Security
17 21 (1.81%) FTP
17 21 (1.81%) IP Telephony
18 20 (1.73%) FIX Connectivity
18 20 (1.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
2 133 (11.48%) SQL Server
3 86 (7.42%) Relational Database
4 75 (6.47%) MongoDB
5 72 (6.21%) MySQL
6 55 (4.75%) NoSQL
7 48 (4.14%) RDBMS
8 37 (3.19%) MariaDB
9 34 (2.93%) Oracle Database
10 27 (2.33%) Hadoop
10 27 (2.33%) Redis
11 25 (2.16%) Big Data
12 23 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
13 21 (1.81%) InfluxDB
14 19 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (1.38%) OLTP
16 16 (1.38%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 170 (14.67%) Jenkins
2 127 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 71 (6.13%) JIRA
4 53 (4.57%) GitLab
5 44 (3.80%) Maven
6 29 (2.50%) TeamCity
7 28 (2.42%) Gradle
8 18 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (1.47%) Bitbucket
10 15 (1.29%) JUnit
10 15 (1.29%) Subversion
11 14 (1.21%) Selenium
12 10 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (0.69%) IBM UrbanCode
14 7 (0.60%) Visual Studio
15 6 (0.52%) GoCD
15 6 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (0.43%) Bitbucket Server
17 4 (0.35%) Artifactory
17 4 (0.35%) CA Release Automation
General
1 334 (28.82%) Finance
2 175 (15.10%) Social Skills
3 145 (12.51%) Analytical Skills
4 120 (10.35%) Banking
5 58 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 44 (3.80%) Games
6 44 (3.80%) Public Sector
6 44 (3.80%) Retail
7 39 (3.36%) Organisational Skills
8 38 (3.28%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 35 (3.02%) Manufacturing
10 31 (2.67%) Marketing
11 25 (2.16%) Advertising
11 25 (2.16%) Electronics
12 22 (1.90%) Presentation Skills
13 20 (1.73%) Documentation Skills
14 13 (1.12%) Law
15 10 (0.86%) Legal
16 8 (0.69%) Back Office
16 8 (0.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 159 (13.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 134 (11.56%) Administrator
3 118 (10.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 105 (9.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 99 (8.54%) Analyst
6 98 (8.46%) Linux Engineer
7 94 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
8 81 (6.99%) Developer
9 76 (6.56%) Architect
10 70 (6.04%) DBA
11 58 (5.00%) Applications Support
11 58 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
12 57 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
13 55 (4.75%) Applications Support Analyst
14 51 (4.40%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 51 (4.40%) Support Analyst
15 49 (4.23%) Platform Engineer
16 44 (3.80%) IT Engineer
16 44 (3.80%) Unix Administrator
17 37 (3.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (7.85%) Spring
2 90 (7.77%) Middleware
3 86 (7.42%) Spring Boot
4 53 (4.57%) REST
5 50 (4.31%) Kafka
6 49 (4.23%) React
7 48 (4.14%) Elastic Stack
8 40 (3.45%) Java EE
9 37 (3.19%) .NET
10 35 (3.02%) AngularJS
10 35 (3.02%) HTML
11 34 (2.93%) Node.js
12 31 (2.67%) RESTful
13 29 (2.50%) LDAP
14 25 (2.16%) COM
15 24 (2.07%) JSON
16 23 (1.98%) FIX Protocol
16 23 (1.98%) IBM Integration Bus
17 21 (1.81%) CSS
18 20 (1.73%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 111 (9.58%) Data Centre
1 111 (9.58%) Public Cloud
2 95 (8.20%) User Experience
3 64 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 60 (5.18%) Clustering
5 58 (5.00%) Virtual Team
6 50 (4.31%) PKI
7 42 (3.62%) Cloud Native
8 41 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
9 38 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
10 28 (2.42%) Private Cloud
11 27 (2.33%) Replication
12 26 (2.24%) BYOD
13 25 (2.16%) Cyberattack
14 23 (1.98%) Cyber Defence
14 23 (1.98%) Enterprise Storage
14 23 (1.98%) NHS
15 21 (1.81%) Eurex
16 20 (1.73%) Client/Server
17 19 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1,021 (88.09%) Linux
2 554 (47.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 378 (32.61%) Windows
4 333 (28.73%) CentOS
5 289 (24.94%) Unix
6 165 (14.24%) Ubuntu
7 133 (11.48%) Windows Server
8 92 (7.94%) Solaris
9 48 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (3.88%) Windows Server 2019
11 40 (3.45%) Windows Server 2016
12 35 (3.02%) Oracle Linux
13 29 (2.50%) Debian
14 24 (2.07%) AIX
15 18 (1.55%) SUSE
16 17 (1.47%) VMS
16 17 (1.47%) Windows 10
17 12 (1.04%) Android
17 12 (1.04%) Apple iOS
18 9 (0.78%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (33.91%) DevOps
2 261 (22.52%) Agile
3 224 (19.33%) CI/CD
4 148 (12.77%) Microservices
5 140 (12.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 139 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
7 134 (11.56%) Configuration Management
8 128 (11.04%) Mentoring
9 125 (10.79%) ITIL
10 111 (9.58%) Infrastructure as Code
11 98 (8.46%) Computer Science
12 97 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
13 93 (8.02%) Migration
14 92 (7.94%) Test Automation
15 90 (7.77%) Open Source
16 85 (7.33%) Capacity Management
17 83 (7.16%) Change Management
18 80 (6.90%) Scrum
19 79 (6.82%) Software Engineering
20 77 (6.64%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 411 (35.46%) Python
2 295 (25.45%) Bash
3 230 (19.84%) SQL
4 217 (18.72%) Java
5 200 (17.26%) PowerShell
6 141 (12.17%) Shell Script
7 107 (9.23%) Perl
8 99 (8.54%) JavaScript
9 68 (5.87%) C
10 58 (5.00%) C++
11 39 (3.36%) C#
12 35 (3.02%) Ruby
13 32 (2.76%) VBA
14 30 (2.59%) Go
15 23 (1.98%) PHP
16 19 (1.64%) AWK
17 17 (1.47%) Korn
18 16 (1.38%) Bourne shell
18 16 (1.38%) Groovy
19 13 (1.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 183 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 133 (11.48%) Degree
3 111 (9.58%) SC Cleared
4 60 (5.18%) RHCE
5 34 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (2.76%) AWS Certification
7 26 (2.24%) CCNA
8 25 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 24 (2.07%) RHCSA
10 20 (1.73%) MCSE
10 20 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (1.64%) CCNP
12 18 (1.55%) DV Cleared
13 14 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (1.12%) OCA
14 13 (1.12%) OCP
14 13 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
15 12 (1.04%) JNCIP
16 6 (0.52%) CCIE
16 6 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (5.09%) QA
2 33 (2.85%) PCI DSS
3 22 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.81%) SLA
5 13 (1.12%) Accessibility
5 13 (1.12%) SOC 1
5 13 (1.12%) SOC 2
6 8 (0.69%) GDPR
7 6 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.52%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.35%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.35%) NCSC
8 4 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.26%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.26%) PMO
10 2 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
11 1 (0.086%) DICOM
System Software
1 343 (29.59%) Docker
2 291 (25.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 156 (13.46%) Active Directory
4 92 (7.94%) vSphere
5 57 (4.92%) Hyper-V
6 56 (4.83%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (1.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 20 (1.73%) NFS
9 19 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
10 18 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (1.47%) XenApp
11 17 (1.47%) XenDesktop
12 16 (1.38%) iptables
13 15 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 14 (1.21%) KVM
15 13 (1.12%) GlusterFS
16 11 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
17 9 (0.78%) Postfix
18 8 (0.69%) Dovecot
19 6 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 438 (37.79%) Ansible
2 326 (28.13%) Kubernetes
3 197 (17.00%) Terraform
4 194 (16.74%) Puppet
5 67 (5.78%) Prometheus
6 64 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
7 63 (5.44%) Grafana
8 55 (4.75%) Red Hat Satellite
9 38 (3.28%) Nagios
9 38 (3.28%) ZABBIX
10 27 (2.33%) vCenter Server
11 23 (1.98%) SCCM
12 22 (1.90%) Oracle ZFS
13 21 (1.81%) Data Guard
14 19 (1.64%) Kibana
15 18 (1.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 18 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 17 (1.47%) Packer
16 17 (1.47%) Tivoli
17 15 (1.29%) Graylog
Vendors
1 403 (34.77%) VMware
2 343 (29.59%) Oracle
3 244 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 143 (12.34%) Cisco
5 87 (7.51%) Splunk
6 64 (5.52%) IBM
7 62 (5.35%) Juniper
8 58 (5.00%) Veritas
9 57 (4.92%) Temenos
10 53 (4.57%) AppDynamics
11 50 (4.31%) F5
11 50 (4.31%) Google
12 44 (3.80%) ServiceNow
13 40 (3.45%) SAP
14 39 (3.36%) Reuters
15 36 (3.11%) Citrix
16 35 (3.02%) HP
17 30 (2.59%) EMC
18 28 (2.42%) Dataiku
18 28 (2.42%) Refinitiv