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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 220 227
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1375 1517 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.54% 1.56% 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 3.45% 3.53% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1268 1339
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39888 42968 51877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.60% 44.26% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31645 34980 41811
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Red Hat as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the UK

Red Hat
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat.

Salary trend for Red Hat in the UK

Red Hat
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the UK

Red Hat
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 1293 £52,500 +5.00% 142
London -13 636 £60,000 +4.34% 34
South East +33 284 £55,000 +10.00% 37
City of London +25 119 £63,000 +9.56% 5
Berkshire -7 116 £57,500 +9.52% 12
Yorkshire -21 107 £45,000 +12.50% 18
West Yorkshire +24 96 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Leeds +24 81 £45,000 +4.34% 13
Surrey +45 71 £47,500 -9.52% 8
South West +11 69 £40,000 -17.94% 16
West Midlands +38 68 £40,500 +3.84% 7
North West -8 67 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Hampshire +22 59 £52,000 +28.39% 6
Manchester -7 56 £40,000 +21.21% 8
Reading -1 48 £57,500 +2.22% 7
East of England -45 43 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Scotland +12 37 £37,500 -12.28% 9
Edinburgh +7 28 £37,500 -7.60% 4
Gloucestershire +8 26 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Maidenhead +33 23 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Birmingham +21 23 £42,750 +8.71% 3
Slough +23 21 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hertfordshire -8 21 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Bristol -16 20 £40,000 -40.74% 6
Wales +10 18 £36,116 -3.69% 2
Walton-on-Thames +38 17 £40,000 +26.98%
Milton Keynes +5 17 £55,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +5 17 £55,000 - 4
Essex -14 16 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Farnborough +14 15 £47,500 +58.33% 1

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 2371 (92.22%) Linux
2 1360 (52.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 908 (35.32%) Python
4 883 (34.34%) Windows
5 796 (30.96%) VMware
6 771 (29.99%) DevOps
7 764 (29.72%) CentOS
8 725 (28.20%) Puppet
9 682 (26.53%) Unix
10 631 (24.54%) Java
11 581 (22.60%) Bash Shell
12 569 (22.13%) Finance
13 566 (22.01%) Perl
14 525 (20.42%) Opscode Chef
15 524 (20.38%) Ansible
16 516 (20.07%) Amazon AWS
17 497 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
18 463 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
19 452 (17.58%) Oracle
20 441 (17.15%) Apache
21 436 (16.96%) SQL
22 401 (15.60%) Jenkins
23 387 (15.05%) MySQL
24 379 (14.74%) Ruby
25 372 (14.47%) Windows Server
26 368 (14.31%) Microsoft
27 367 (14.27%) ITIL
28 358 (13.92%) Ubuntu
29 350 (13.61%) Configuration Management
30 339 (13.19%) Docker

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
1 441 (17.15%) Apache
2 259 (10.07%) Tomcat
3 229 (8.91%) JBoss
4 123 (4.78%) OpenStack
5 103 (4.01%) IIS
6 101 (3.93%) Confluence
7 96 (3.73%) MS Exchange
8 79 (3.07%) nginx
9 76 (2.96%) WebLogic
10 75 (2.92%) WebSphere
11 45 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 42 (1.63%) CloudStack
13 41 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
14 39 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
15 36 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
16 30 (1.17%) CMS
17 28 (1.09%) SharePoint
18 23 (0.89%) Apache Spark
19 15 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
19 15 (0.58%) WildFly
Applications
1 21 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.16%) Abaqus
3 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.078%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.039%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 15 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.54%) Magento
3 5 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.19%) Siebel CRM
3 5 (0.19%) Temenos T24
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.12%) OpenCart
5 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.078%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.039%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.039%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.039%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.039%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 516 (20.07%) Amazon AWS
2 162 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (4.01%) SaaS
4 79 (3.07%) PaaS
5 70 (2.72%) Office 365
6 63 (2.45%) GitHub
7 62 (2.41%) OpenShift
8 54 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
9 50 (1.94%) IaaS
10 29 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 28 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
12 23 (0.89%) Amazon S3
13 18 (0.70%) Akamai
14 14 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (0.35%) G Suite
15 9 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
16 8 (0.31%) Bluemix
16 8 (0.31%) Sumo Logic
17 7 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
17 7 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 333 (12.95%) Firewall
2 329 (12.80%) SAN
3 309 (12.02%) DNS
4 271 (10.54%) TCP/IP
5 182 (7.08%) LDAP
6 143 (5.56%) DHCP
7 142 (5.52%) Internet
8 138 (5.37%) VPN
9 113 (4.40%) LAN
10 111 (4.32%) WAN
11 75 (2.92%) Network Security
12 71 (2.76%) NAS
13 64 (2.49%) HTTP
13 64 (2.49%) iSCSI
14 58 (2.26%) BGP
14 58 (2.26%) Kerberos
15 56 (2.18%) SNMP
16 55 (2.14%) SSL
17 54 (2.10%) SSH
18 53 (2.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 387 (15.05%) MySQL
2 189 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 109 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
4 90 (3.50%) NoSQL
5 86 (3.35%) Oracle Database
6 78 (3.03%) Big Data
7 75 (2.92%) Hadoop
8 73 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 67 (2.61%) MongoDB
10 66 (2.57%) Relational Database
11 55 (2.14%) Redis
12 45 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
13 36 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
13 36 (1.40%) RDBMS
14 31 (1.21%) MariaDB
15 27 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
17 23 (0.89%) DB2
18 17 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
19 15 (0.58%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 401 (15.60%) Jenkins
2 299 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 154 (5.99%) JIRA
4 129 (5.02%) TeamCity
5 91 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 88 (3.42%) Maven
7 87 (3.38%) JUnit
7 87 (3.38%) Subversion
8 65 (2.53%) Bitbucket
9 46 (1.79%) Cucumber
10 39 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
11 34 (1.32%) EasyMock
12 32 (1.24%) Gradle
13 30 (1.17%) Hudson
14 28 (1.09%) FishEye
15 27 (1.05%) IntelliJ
16 26 (1.01%) Eclipse
17 22 (0.86%) FlexUnit
18 20 (0.78%) Vagrant
19 18 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 569 (22.13%) Finance
2 223 (8.67%) Banking
3 118 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 74 (2.88%) Retail
5 52 (2.02%) Games
5 52 (2.02%) Marketing
6 49 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 34 (1.32%) Aerospace
8 33 (1.28%) Automotive
9 31 (1.21%) Law
9 31 (1.21%) Manufacturing
10 29 (1.13%) Retail Banking
11 24 (0.93%) Front Office
12 19 (0.74%) Financial Institution
12 19 (0.74%) Publishing
13 18 (0.70%) Billing
14 17 (0.66%) Back Office
15 15 (0.58%) Electronics
15 15 (0.58%) Legal
16 12 (0.47%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 575 (22.36%) Linux Engineer
2 511 (19.88%) Administrator
3 374 (14.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 358 (13.92%) Systems Administrator
5 346 (13.46%) Linux Administrator
6 264 (10.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 209 (8.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 208 (8.09%) Developer
9 195 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
10 184 (7.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 158 (6.15%) Analyst
12 141 (5.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 123 (4.78%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 119 (4.63%) Java Developer
15 115 (4.47%) Unix Engineer
16 112 (4.36%) Architect
17 106 (4.12%) Support Engineer
18 96 (3.73%) Cloud Engineer
19 88 (3.42%) Linux Support
20 85 (3.31%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (6.57%) LAMP
2 160 (6.22%) Web Services
3 108 (4.20%) Middleware
4 104 (4.05%) XML
5 93 (3.62%) .NET
6 90 (3.50%) Spring
7 85 (3.31%) Java EE
8 83 (3.23%) HTML
9 56 (2.18%) Node.js
10 52 (2.02%) CSS
11 50 (1.94%) JSF
12 49 (1.91%) Kafka
13 48 (1.87%) J2EE
14 45 (1.75%) JSON
15 43 (1.67%) Elastic Stack
16 39 (1.52%) EJB
17 38 (1.48%) SOAP
18 36 (1.40%) Apache Camel
19 34 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
19 34 (1.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 299 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 146 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 137 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 107 (4.16%) Clustering
5 87 (3.38%) Linux Command Line
6 66 (2.57%) Fintech
7 58 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 53 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
9 51 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 46 (1.79%) Replication
11 44 (1.71%) Private Cloud
12 41 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
13 37 (1.44%) iPad
13 37 (1.44%) Wiki
14 36 (1.40%) PKI
15 34 (1.32%) Client/Server
16 30 (1.17%) EMC VNX
16 30 (1.17%) Fat Client
16 30 (1.17%) Thin Client
17 27 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2371 (92.22%) Linux
2 1360 (52.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 883 (34.34%) Windows
4 764 (29.72%) CentOS
5 682 (26.53%) Unix
6 372 (14.47%) Windows Server
7 358 (13.92%) Ubuntu
8 302 (11.75%) Solaris
9 226 (8.79%) Debian
10 208 (8.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 178 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 133 (5.17%) AIX
13 77 (2.99%) SUSE
14 53 (2.06%) HPUX
15 34 (1.32%) Windows 7
16 33 (1.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 31 (1.21%) Fedora
18 30 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
19 26 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
20 18 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 771 (29.99%) DevOps
2 463 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
3 367 (14.27%) ITIL
4 350 (13.61%) Configuration Management
5 276 (10.74%) Continuous Integration
6 236 (9.18%) Open Source
7 219 (8.52%) Scrum
8 196 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 177 (6.88%) Software Engineering
10 152 (5.91%) Service Delivery
11 150 (5.83%) High Availability
12 141 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
13 133 (5.17%) Migration
14 111 (4.32%) Task Automation
15 108 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
15 108 (4.20%) E-Commerce
16 107 (4.16%) SDLC
17 106 (4.12%) Project Management
18 101 (3.93%) Mentoring
19 98 (3.81%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 908 (35.32%) Python
2 631 (24.54%) Java
3 581 (22.60%) Bash Shell
4 566 (22.01%) Perl
5 436 (16.96%) SQL
6 379 (14.74%) Ruby
7 262 (10.19%) Shell Script
8 208 (8.09%) PowerShell
9 191 (7.43%) PHP
10 172 (6.69%) C++
11 152 (5.91%) C
12 146 (5.68%) JavaScript
13 65 (2.53%) Korn
14 56 (2.18%) C#
15 50 (1.94%) Go
16 39 (1.52%) PL/SQL
16 39 (1.52%) VB
17 32 (1.24%) Bourne shell
18 22 (0.86%) C-shell
19 21 (0.82%) AWK
Qualifications
1 232 (9.02%) Degree
2 176 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 120 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
3 120 (4.67%) RHCE
4 84 (3.27%) CCNA
4 84 (3.27%) SC Cleared
5 68 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 63 (2.45%) RHCSA
7 62 (2.41%) CCNP
8 59 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 53 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 50 (1.94%) DV Cleared
10 50 (1.94%) RHCA
11 37 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
12 31 (1.21%) MCSE
13 27 (1.05%) LPIC
13 27 (1.05%) PMP
14 25 (0.97%) PMI Certification
15 23 (0.89%) CCSP
16 22 (0.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.35%) QA
2 79 (3.07%) SLA
3 53 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 51 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 5 (0.19%) PMO
9 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.16%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.078%) HL7
11 1 (0.039%) GCP
11 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 497 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 339 (13.19%) Docker
3 313 (12.17%) Active Directory
4 138 (5.37%) vSphere
5 114 (4.43%) VMware ESXi
6 109 (4.24%) Hyper-V
7 87 (3.38%) KVM
8 79 (3.07%) XenServer
9 77 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
10 72 (2.80%) Xen
11 69 (2.68%) NFS
12 61 (2.37%) iptables
13 38 (1.48%) Dovecot
14 35 (1.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 30 (1.17%) Firmware
15 30 (1.17%) Postfix
16 28 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
17 27 (1.05%) Varnish
18 23 (0.89%) Samba
19 17 (0.66%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 725 (28.20%) Puppet
2 525 (20.42%) Opscode Chef
3 524 (20.38%) Ansible
4 234 (9.10%) Nagios
5 131 (5.10%) Kubernetes
6 110 (4.28%) SCCM
7 105 (4.08%) Terraform
8 79 (3.07%) Red Hat Satellite
9 75 (2.92%) NetBackup
10 61 (2.37%) SELinux
11 47 (1.83%) Cobbler
12 46 (1.79%) CFEngine
13 45 (1.75%) SCOM
14 43 (1.67%) Rundeck
14 43 (1.67%) ZABBIX
15 41 (1.59%) Icinga
16 35 (1.36%) Salt
16 35 (1.36%) Tivoli
17 34 (1.32%) vCenter Server
18 33 (1.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 796 (30.96%) VMware
2 452 (17.58%) Oracle
3 368 (14.31%) Microsoft
4 284 (11.05%) Cisco
5 153 (5.95%) HP
6 126 (4.90%) NetApp
7 111 (4.32%) Splunk
8 108 (4.20%) Juniper
9 100 (3.89%) EMC
9 100 (3.89%) IBM
10 91 (3.54%) Citrix
11 84 (3.27%) Sun
12 81 (3.15%) Veritas
13 74 (2.88%) Google
14 58 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
15 55 (2.14%) CheckPoint
16 54 (2.10%) SolarWinds
17 52 (2.02%) F5
18 49 (1.91%) Dell
19 42 (1.63%) Symantec
Bath, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 to 90,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 40% night shift allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Avance Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65k-68k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
flatraterecruiting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago