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 29 May 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
29 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 224 216
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1262 1482 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.48% 1.51% 1.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 3.38% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1224 1424
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,910 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 37941 43884 51625
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.56% 44.68% 47.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30415 35738 41432
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 £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 1196 £52,500 - 124
London +5 622 £60,000 +4.34% 44
South East +9 242 £51,000 +2.00% 29
City of London +41 135 £62,500 -7.40% 10
Berkshire -2 88 £57,500 +9.52% 10
Yorkshire -42 82 £45,000 +11.11% 13
South West +34 72 £40,000 -15.78% 11
West Yorkshire -6 66 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Surrey +35 64 £45,000 -18.18% 7
West Midlands +30 63 £40,000 +6.66% 8
North West -7 59 £45,000 - 15
Leeds +11 54 £45,000 -1.09% 11
Hampshire +34 52 £50,000 +21.95% 7
Manchester -3 48 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Scotland +18 36 £37,500 -15.73% 2
Reading -10 36 £57,500 +15.00% 5
East of England -49 36 £50,000 - 2
Edinburgh +12 27 £37,500 -16.66%
Gloucestershire +13 25 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Birmingham +31 23 £42,750 +0.58% 1
Bristol +10 21 £40,000 -40.74% 8
Oxfordshire +10 21 £51,250 +17.81% 2
Walton-on-Thames +35 19 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Essex -17 18 £50,000 -4.76%
Maidenhead +26 17 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Slough +23 17 £55,000 +22.22%
Farnborough +12 14 £45,000 +15.38%
North Yorkshire +2 14 £45,000 +11.80% 2
Colchester -2 14 £51,250 +5.12%
Coventry -4 14 £40,000 +5.96% 2

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2267 (91.82%) Linux
2 1283 (51.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 854 (34.59%) Windows
3 854 (34.59%) Python
4 728 (29.49%) VMware
5 723 (29.28%) CentOS
6 704 (28.51%) DevOps
7 688 (27.87%) Puppet
8 643 (26.04%) Unix
9 586 (23.73%) Java
10 554 (22.44%) Finance
11 546 (22.11%) Bash Shell
12 532 (21.55%) Perl
13 512 (20.74%) Ansible
14 503 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
15 499 (20.21%) Opscode Chef
16 463 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
17 449 (18.19%) VMware Infrastructure
18 443 (17.94%) SQL
19 434 (17.58%) Oracle
20 430 (17.42%) Apache
21 403 (16.32%) Jenkins
22 384 (15.55%) MySQL
23 377 (15.27%) Windows Server
24 364 (14.74%) Microsoft
25 350 (14.18%) Ubuntu
26 342 (13.85%) Configuration Management
27 337 (13.65%) ITIL
28 334 (13.53%) Ruby
29 317 (12.84%) 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
1 430 (17.42%) Apache
2 252 (10.21%) Tomcat
3 222 (8.99%) JBoss
4 121 (4.90%) OpenStack
5 110 (4.46%) IIS
6 107 (4.33%) Confluence
7 89 (3.60%) MS Exchange
8 87 (3.52%) nginx
9 78 (3.16%) WebSphere
10 66 (2.67%) WebLogic
11 48 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 41 (1.66%) CloudStack
13 38 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
14 35 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
15 34 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
16 31 (1.26%) CMS
17 25 (1.01%) Apache Spark
17 25 (1.01%) SharePoint
18 19 (0.77%) Skype for Business
19 16 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.24%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.16%) Abaqus
3 4 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.041%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.041%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 18 (0.73%) Magento
2 16 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.24%) Siebel CRM
4 5 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.20%) Temenos T24
5 4 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.12%) OpenCart
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.081%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.081%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.081%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.041%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.041%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 503 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 119 (4.82%) SaaS
4 81 (3.28%) PaaS
5 64 (2.59%) Office 365
6 58 (2.35%) OpenShift
7 55 (2.23%) IaaS
8 50 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
9 38 (1.54%) GitHub
10 28 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
11 27 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
12 17 (0.69%) Amazon S3
13 14 (0.57%) Akamai
13 14 (0.57%) G Suite
14 13 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 8 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
16 8 (0.32%) Sumo Logic
17 7 (0.28%) SoftLayer
18 6 (0.24%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 304 (12.31%) SAN
2 300 (12.15%) Firewall
3 284 (11.50%) DNS
4 244 (9.88%) TCP/IP
5 169 (6.84%) LDAP
6 132 (5.35%) Internet
7 124 (5.02%) DHCP
8 121 (4.90%) VPN
9 98 (3.97%) LAN
10 91 (3.69%) WAN
11 70 (2.84%) Network Security
12 64 (2.59%) NAS
13 61 (2.47%) iSCSI
14 57 (2.31%) Kerberos
15 54 (2.19%) BGP
16 52 (2.11%) SSL
17 51 (2.07%) HTTP
18 49 (1.98%) SNMP
19 48 (1.94%) VoIP
20 40 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (15.55%) MySQL
2 179 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 98 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
4 96 (3.89%) NoSQL
5 82 (3.32%) Oracle Database
6 77 (3.12%) Hadoop
7 68 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 68 (2.75%) MongoDB
8 61 (2.47%) Relational Database
9 60 (2.43%) Big Data
10 52 (2.11%) Redis
11 42 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
12 39 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
13 28 (1.13%) DB2
14 27 (1.09%) RDBMS
15 22 (0.89%) MariaDB
16 19 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
18 14 (0.57%) Informix
19 13 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 403 (16.32%) Jenkins
2 292 (11.83%) Git (software)
3 165 (6.68%) JIRA
4 116 (4.70%) TeamCity
5 108 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 91 (3.69%) JUnit
7 85 (3.44%) Maven
8 84 (3.40%) Subversion
9 68 (2.75%) Bitbucket
10 52 (2.11%) Cucumber
11 41 (1.66%) Hudson
12 34 (1.38%) EasyMock
13 30 (1.22%) FishEye
13 30 (1.22%) Gradle
14 28 (1.13%) IntelliJ
15 27 (1.09%) Vagrant
16 24 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
17 23 (0.93%) FlexUnit
18 22 (0.89%) Eclipse
18 22 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 554 (22.44%) Finance
2 226 (9.15%) Banking
3 115 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 65 (2.63%) Retail
5 59 (2.39%) Marketing
6 48 (1.94%) Games
7 36 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.26%) Investment Banking
9 29 (1.17%) Automotive
10 28 (1.13%) Aerospace
10 28 (1.13%) Front Office
11 26 (1.05%) Law
12 23 (0.93%) Publishing
13 20 (0.81%) Back Office
14 18 (0.73%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.69%) Legal
16 16 (0.65%) Electronics
17 15 (0.61%) Billing
18 9 (0.36%) Online Betting
18 9 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 584 (23.65%) Linux Engineer
2 511 (20.70%) Administrator
3 366 (14.82%) Systems Administrator
4 350 (14.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 350 (14.18%) Linux Administrator
5 261 (10.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 205 (8.30%) Developer
7 197 (7.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 173 (7.01%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 172 (6.97%) Systems Engineer
10 149 (6.03%) Analyst
11 140 (5.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 124 (5.02%) Architect
13 120 (4.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 116 (4.70%) Java Developer
15 104 (4.21%) Cloud Engineer
16 101 (4.09%) Support Engineer
17 95 (3.85%) Unix Engineer
18 84 (3.40%) Linux Support
18 84 (3.40%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (6.80%) Web Services
2 149 (6.03%) LAMP
3 108 (4.37%) XML
4 105 (4.25%) Middleware
5 91 (3.69%) Spring
6 87 (3.52%) .NET
6 87 (3.52%) Java EE
7 83 (3.36%) HTML
8 58 (2.35%) CSS
9 51 (2.07%) JSF
9 51 (2.07%) Node.js
10 49 (1.98%) J2EE
11 45 (1.82%) RESTful
12 43 (1.74%) JSON
13 42 (1.70%) Apache Camel
13 42 (1.70%) Kafka
13 42 (1.70%) SOAP
14 41 (1.66%) Elastic Stack
15 39 (1.58%) EJB
16 37 (1.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 306 (12.39%) Data Centre
2 153 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 118 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (3.77%) Clustering
5 84 (3.40%) Linux Command Line
6 62 (2.51%) Fintech
7 57 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
7 57 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 49 (1.98%) Public Cloud
9 43 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
10 40 (1.62%) Private Cloud
11 38 (1.54%) Replication
12 36 (1.46%) Wiki
13 35 (1.42%) Client/Server
13 35 (1.42%) iPad
14 30 (1.22%) EMC VNX
15 29 (1.17%) Fat Client
15 29 (1.17%) Thin Client
16 28 (1.13%) PKI
17 23 (0.93%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2267 (91.82%) Linux
2 1283 (51.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 854 (34.59%) Windows
4 723 (29.28%) CentOS
5 643 (26.04%) Unix
6 377 (15.27%) Windows Server
7 350 (14.18%) Ubuntu
8 256 (10.37%) Solaris
9 212 (8.59%) Debian
10 183 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 157 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 114 (4.62%) AIX
13 80 (3.24%) SUSE
14 55 (2.23%) HPUX
15 37 (1.50%) Windows 7
16 36 (1.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 31 (1.26%) Fedora
18 27 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
18 27 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (0.73%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 704 (28.51%) DevOps
2 463 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 342 (13.85%) Configuration Management
4 337 (13.65%) ITIL
5 273 (11.06%) Continuous Integration
6 232 (9.40%) Open Source
7 228 (9.23%) Scrum
8 170 (6.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 165 (6.68%) Software Engineering
10 142 (5.75%) Service Delivery
11 137 (5.55%) Performance Tuning
12 128 (5.18%) High Availability
13 124 (5.02%) Migration
14 115 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
15 112 (4.54%) E-Commerce
16 110 (4.46%) Mentoring
17 98 (3.97%) SDLC
18 95 (3.85%) Project Management
18 95 (3.85%) Task Automation
19 88 (3.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 854 (34.59%) Python
2 586 (23.73%) Java
3 546 (22.11%) Bash Shell
4 532 (21.55%) Perl
5 443 (17.94%) SQL
6 334 (13.53%) Ruby
7 263 (10.65%) Shell Script
8 211 (8.55%) PowerShell
9 177 (7.17%) PHP
10 148 (5.99%) C++
11 146 (5.91%) JavaScript
12 139 (5.63%) C
13 67 (2.71%) Korn
14 54 (2.19%) C#
15 51 (2.07%) Go
16 43 (1.74%) PL/SQL
17 35 (1.42%) VB
18 32 (1.30%) Bourne shell
19 23 (0.93%) AWK
20 14 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 233 (9.44%) Degree
2 156 (6.32%) Security Cleared
3 110 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
4 105 (4.25%) RHCE
5 78 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 72 (2.92%) CCNA
7 65 (2.63%) SC Cleared
8 59 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 57 (2.31%) CCNP
10 56 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 50 (2.03%) RHCA
12 45 (1.82%) DV Cleared
13 43 (1.74%) RHCSA
14 33 (1.34%) MCSE
15 31 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
16 30 (1.22%) LPIC
17 23 (0.93%) CCSP
18 21 (0.85%) PMP
19 19 (0.77%) PMI Certification
19 19 (0.77%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (3.24%) QA
2 65 (2.63%) SLA
3 54 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 44 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.16%) PMO
9 2 (0.081%) HL7
9 2 (0.081%) ISO/IEC 27002
9 2 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.041%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.041%) EMIR
10 1 (0.041%) GCP
10 1 (0.041%) MiFID
System Software
1 449 (18.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 317 (12.84%) Docker
3 315 (12.76%) Active Directory
4 126 (5.10%) vSphere
5 100 (4.05%) Hyper-V
6 96 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
7 79 (3.20%) KVM
8 72 (2.92%) Xen
9 70 (2.84%) XenServer
10 64 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
11 63 (2.55%) NFS
12 56 (2.27%) iptables
13 38 (1.54%) Firmware
14 34 (1.38%) Dovecot
15 33 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 33 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
16 32 (1.30%) Varnish
17 25 (1.01%) Postfix
17 25 (1.01%) Samba
18 18 (0.73%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 688 (27.87%) Puppet
2 512 (20.74%) Ansible
3 499 (20.21%) Opscode Chef
4 220 (8.91%) Nagios
5 126 (5.10%) Kubernetes
6 111 (4.50%) Terraform
7 110 (4.46%) SCCM
8 76 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
9 70 (2.84%) NetBackup
10 59 (2.39%) SELinux
11 53 (2.15%) Cobbler
12 49 (1.98%) SCOM
13 42 (1.70%) CFEngine
14 41 (1.66%) Rundeck
15 37 (1.50%) Backup Exec
16 35 (1.42%) ZABBIX
17 33 (1.34%) logstash
18 32 (1.30%) Packer
18 32 (1.30%) Tivoli
19 31 (1.26%) Icinga
Vendors
1 728 (29.49%) VMware
2 434 (17.58%) Oracle
3 364 (14.74%) Microsoft
4 253 (10.25%) Cisco
5 163 (6.60%) HP
6 121 (4.90%) NetApp
7 109 (4.41%) Splunk
8 106 (4.29%) EMC
9 99 (4.01%) Juniper
10 98 (3.97%) Citrix
11 96 (3.89%) IBM
12 83 (3.36%) Sun
13 81 (3.28%) Google
14 77 (3.12%) Veritas
15 62 (2.51%) Salesforce.com
16 49 (1.98%) Dell
17 48 (1.94%) SolarWinds
18 46 (1.86%) Atlassian
19 43 (1.74%) BMC
20 41 (1.66%) EnterpriseDB
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Huge Benefit Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum + be - bonus, travel + more
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + competitive shift allowance +bonus + benefit
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 54,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Professional Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + 10-25% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago