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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 232 203
Rank change year-on-year +5 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1216 1531 1715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.42% 1.46% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.24% 3.18% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1258 1410
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 37486 48082 50807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 45.98% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 30131 39279 40986
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 0 1145 £50,500 +1.00% 175
London +9 555 £60,000 +9.09% 84
South East -1 231 £50,000 - 43
City of London +41 110 £57,500 -4.16% 13
Berkshire +2 75 £66,250 +20.45% 19
North West 0 72 £45,000 - 10
East of England +27 70 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Yorkshire -39 69 £45,000 - 14
South West +46 68 £42,500 -10.52% 9
Surrey +36 61 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Manchester -7 60 £45,000 - 8
West Midlands +53 59 £37,500 -13.29% 8
West Yorkshire -31 49 £51,250 +7.89% 11
Scotland +24 46 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Reading +13 42 £63,750 +27.50% 10
Leeds -1 40 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Oxfordshire +3 35 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire -7 32 £49,000 +36.11% 11
Edinburgh +13 31 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Essex +26 29 £47,500 -5.00%
Gloucestershire +10 28 £37,500 - 2
Colchester +16 24 £47,500 +7.95%
Hertfordshire +13 24 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bristol +1 20 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Birmingham +30 18 £38,250 -23.50% 1
North Yorkshire -6 18 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Slough +40 17 £67,500 +3.84% 1
York +9 16 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wales -3 16 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Welwyn Garden City - 16 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 2362 (91.34%) Linux
2 1397 (54.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 982 (37.97%) Windows
4 811 (31.36%) Python
5 760 (29.39%) VMware
6 724 (28.00%) Puppet
7 716 (27.69%) Unix
7 716 (27.69%) CentOS
8 679 (26.26%) DevOps
9 671 (25.95%) Finance
10 619 (23.94%) Bash Shell
11 606 (23.43%) Perl
12 602 (23.28%) Java
13 512 (19.80%) Oracle
14 506 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
15 505 (19.53%) SQL
16 499 (19.30%) Apache
17 489 (18.91%) Ansible
18 484 (18.72%) VMware Infrastructure
19 473 (18.29%) Opscode Chef
20 462 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
21 427 (16.51%) Microsoft
22 423 (16.36%) MySQL
23 421 (16.28%) Jenkins
24 409 (15.82%) Windows Server
25 370 (14.31%) ITIL
26 367 (14.19%) Tomcat
26 367 (14.19%) Configuration Management
27 364 (14.08%) Ubuntu
28 350 (13.53%) Data Centre

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
1 499 (19.30%) Apache
2 367 (14.19%) Tomcat
3 317 (12.26%) JBoss
4 151 (5.84%) IIS
5 131 (5.07%) WebSphere
6 120 (4.64%) OpenStack
7 105 (4.06%) nginx
8 103 (3.98%) Confluence
9 100 (3.87%) MS Exchange
10 99 (3.83%) WebLogic
11 60 (2.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 55 (2.13%) CloudStack
13 52 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
14 47 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
15 43 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
16 22 (0.85%) SharePoint
17 21 (0.81%) Apache Spark
17 21 (0.81%) CMS
17 21 (0.81%) Skype for Business
18 17 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 135 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.12%) MS Office
3 9 (0.35%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.12%) GNU Octave
6 2 (0.077%) Abaqus
6 2 (0.077%) HipChat
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.039%) Houdini
7 1 (0.039%) Maya
7 1 (0.039%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 15 (0.58%) Magento
1 15 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (0.23%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.12%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.077%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.077%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.077%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle BRM
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 506 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
2 159 (6.15%) SaaS
3 136 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 76 (2.94%) PaaS
5 72 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 66 (2.55%) Office 365
7 51 (1.97%) IaaS
8 46 (1.78%) OpenShift
9 33 (1.28%) Amazon S3
10 30 (1.16%) G Suite
11 27 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
12 26 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
13 20 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 19 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
14 19 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
15 16 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
16 14 (0.54%) GitHub
17 12 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 9 (0.35%) Akamai
19 6 (0.23%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 324 (12.53%) Firewall
2 323 (12.49%) DNS
3 303 (11.72%) TCP/IP
4 275 (10.63%) SAN
5 211 (8.16%) LDAP
6 126 (4.87%) DHCP
7 106 (4.10%) SSL
8 105 (4.06%) VPN
9 99 (3.83%) LAN
10 95 (3.67%) Internet
11 88 (3.40%) HTTP
11 88 (3.40%) WAN
12 70 (2.71%) Kerberos
13 68 (2.63%) Network Security
14 58 (2.24%) SMTP
15 53 (2.05%) iSCSI
16 52 (2.01%) NAS
17 46 (1.78%) BGP
18 42 (1.62%) SNMP
19 41 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (16.36%) MySQL
2 219 (8.47%) SQL Server
3 113 (4.37%) Oracle Database
4 111 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
5 82 (3.17%) NoSQL
6 71 (2.75%) Hadoop
7 70 (2.71%) Relational Database
8 65 (2.51%) MongoDB
9 60 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
10 51 (1.97%) Big Data
11 48 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
12 45 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
13 39 (1.51%) DB2
13 39 (1.51%) Redis
14 30 (1.16%) RDBMS
15 23 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
16 22 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
17 20 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
18 14 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 421 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 270 (10.44%) Git (software)
3 177 (6.84%) JIRA
4 136 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 114 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 108 (4.18%) Maven
7 102 (3.94%) Subversion
8 75 (2.90%) JUnit
9 53 (2.05%) Cucumber
10 52 (2.01%) Hudson
11 46 (1.78%) Vagrant
12 42 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
13 40 (1.55%) Gradle
14 36 (1.39%) Bitbucket
15 29 (1.12%) FishEye
16 28 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
17 27 (1.04%) IntelliJ
18 23 (0.89%) FlexUnit
18 23 (0.89%) MSBuild
19 22 (0.85%) Eclipse
General
1 671 (25.95%) Finance
2 274 (10.60%) Banking
3 129 (4.99%) Telecoms
4 65 (2.51%) Games
5 61 (2.36%) Retail
6 59 (2.28%) Marketing
7 44 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.20%) Front Office
9 28 (1.08%) Financial Institution
9 28 (1.08%) Publishing
10 27 (1.04%) Back Office
11 21 (0.81%) Law
12 19 (0.73%) Advertising
12 19 (0.73%) Automotive
12 19 (0.73%) Legal
13 17 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.62%) Aerospace
15 15 (0.58%) Electronics
16 10 (0.39%) Billing
17 5 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 634 (24.52%) Linux Engineer
2 566 (21.89%) Administrator
3 424 (16.40%) Systems Administrator
4 396 (15.31%) Linux Administrator
5 345 (13.34%) DevOps Engineer
6 294 (11.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 213 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 189 (7.31%) Developer
9 179 (6.92%) Systems Engineer
10 168 (6.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 154 (5.96%) Architect
12 149 (5.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 142 (5.49%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 133 (5.14%) Support Engineer
15 129 (4.99%) Analyst
16 117 (4.52%) Cloud Engineer
17 112 (4.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
18 105 (4.06%) Java Developer
19 99 (3.83%) Unix Engineer
20 96 (3.71%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (8.16%) Web Services
2 155 (5.99%) LAMP
3 153 (5.92%) Middleware
4 131 (5.07%) .NET
5 117 (4.52%) XML
6 70 (2.71%) HTML
7 66 (2.55%) Spring
8 65 (2.51%) Java EE
9 62 (2.40%) J2EE
10 51 (1.97%) Apache Camel
11 49 (1.89%) CSS
12 45 (1.74%) RESTful
13 44 (1.70%) Node.js
14 41 (1.59%) SOAP
15 40 (1.55%) Elastic Stack
16 38 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
16 38 (1.47%) JSON
17 36 (1.39%) XSLT
18 35 (1.35%) JSF
19 31 (1.20%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 350 (13.53%) Data Centre
2 127 (4.91%) Computer Science
3 122 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 117 (4.52%) Clustering
5 84 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
6 69 (2.67%) Fintech
7 48 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
8 47 (1.82%) Management Information System
9 45 (1.74%) Replication
10 40 (1.55%) Public Cloud
11 35 (1.35%) PKI
12 34 (1.31%) Fat Client
12 34 (1.31%) Thin Client
13 32 (1.24%) Client/Server
13 32 (1.24%) Private Cloud
14 31 (1.20%) EMC VNX
14 31 (1.20%) Mobile App
15 29 (1.12%) iPad
16 25 (0.97%) Hedge funds
17 24 (0.93%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2362 (91.34%) Linux
2 1397 (54.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 982 (37.97%) Windows
4 716 (27.69%) CentOS
4 716 (27.69%) Unix
5 409 (15.82%) Windows Server
6 364 (14.08%) Ubuntu
7 264 (10.21%) Solaris
8 220 (8.51%) Debian
9 200 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 163 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 107 (4.14%) SUSE
12 92 (3.56%) AIX
13 68 (2.63%) HPUX
14 41 (1.59%) Windows 7
15 39 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 36 (1.39%) Fedora
17 32 (1.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 31 (1.20%) Windows 10
19 24 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 679 (26.26%) DevOps
2 462 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
3 370 (14.31%) ITIL
4 367 (14.19%) Configuration Management
5 322 (12.45%) Continuous Integration
6 228 (8.82%) Scrum
7 227 (8.78%) Open Source
8 218 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 174 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
10 158 (6.11%) Migration
11 142 (5.49%) Service Delivery
12 128 (4.95%) Mentoring
13 122 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
14 121 (4.68%) High Availability
15 119 (4.60%) Project Management
16 115 (4.45%) Software Engineering
17 100 (3.87%) Root Cause Analysis
18 96 (3.71%) Business Intelligence
18 96 (3.71%) SOA
19 95 (3.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 811 (31.36%) Python
2 619 (23.94%) Bash Shell
3 606 (23.43%) Perl
4 602 (23.28%) Java
5 505 (19.53%) SQL
6 328 (12.68%) Ruby
7 305 (11.79%) Shell Script
8 278 (10.75%) PowerShell
9 190 (7.35%) PHP
10 143 (5.53%) C
11 130 (5.03%) JavaScript
12 116 (4.49%) C++
13 89 (3.44%) Korn
14 64 (2.47%) C#
15 57 (2.20%) PL/SQL
16 38 (1.47%) Bourne shell
17 32 (1.24%) AWK
18 26 (1.01%) Go
19 24 (0.93%) VB
20 13 (0.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 229 (8.86%) Degree
2 141 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 98 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
4 91 (3.52%) RHCE
5 76 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 66 (2.55%) CCNA
7 65 (2.51%) SC Cleared
8 52 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
8 52 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 50 (1.93%) RHCA
10 48 (1.86%) CCNP
11 42 (1.62%) AWS Certification
12 39 (1.51%) MCSE
13 33 (1.28%) LPIC
14 32 (1.24%) DV Cleared
15 31 (1.20%) RHCSA
16 22 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
17 17 (0.66%) PMI Certification
18 15 (0.58%) MCSA
19 14 (0.54%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (4.29%) QA
2 74 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 62 (2.40%) SLA
4 30 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.12%) PMO
9 2 (0.077%) GPG13
10 1 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.039%) EMIR
10 1 (0.039%) GCP
10 1 (0.039%) HL7
10 1 (0.039%) ISO27005
10 1 (0.039%) MiFID
10 1 (0.039%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 484 (18.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 349 (13.50%) Active Directory
3 243 (9.40%) Docker
4 147 (5.68%) vSphere
5 103 (3.98%) Hyper-V
6 87 (3.36%) Xen
7 70 (2.71%) KVM
7 70 (2.71%) NFS
8 69 (2.67%) XenServer
9 59 (2.28%) Firmware
10 53 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
11 51 (1.97%) iptables
12 50 (1.93%) Virtual Servers
13 45 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
14 34 (1.31%) VMware ESX
15 32 (1.24%) Samba
16 30 (1.16%) Postfix
16 30 (1.16%) Varnish
16 30 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 29 (1.12%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 724 (28.00%) Puppet
2 489 (18.91%) Ansible
3 473 (18.29%) Opscode Chef
4 233 (9.01%) Nagios
5 123 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
6 114 (4.41%) SCCM
7 110 (4.25%) Terraform
8 80 (3.09%) NetBackup
9 70 (2.71%) Kubernetes
10 65 (2.51%) SELinux
11 62 (2.40%) Cobbler
12 59 (2.28%) SCOM
13 42 (1.62%) CFEngine
14 36 (1.39%) Tivoli
15 35 (1.35%) Salt
16 34 (1.31%) Backup Exec
16 34 (1.31%) Mesos
17 33 (1.28%) Oracle ZFS
17 33 (1.28%) Rundeck
18 28 (1.08%) Packer
Vendors
1 760 (29.39%) VMware
2 512 (19.80%) Oracle
3 427 (16.51%) Microsoft
4 236 (9.13%) Cisco
5 191 (7.39%) HP
6 124 (4.80%) IBM
7 119 (4.60%) Citrix
8 118 (4.56%) NetApp
9 111 (4.29%) Sun
10 105 (4.06%) EMC
11 89 (3.44%) Veritas
12 85 (3.29%) Google
12 85 (3.29%) Splunk
13 74 (2.86%) Juniper
14 70 (2.71%) Atlassian
15 55 (2.13%) EnterpriseDB
16 53 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
17 51 (1.97%) F5
18 50 (1.93%) SAP
19 46 (1.78%) Dell
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 20% Bonus + 10% Pension
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Salary: Up to 40,000 + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
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Berkshire
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Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum + package
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: Yesterday
East London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £31,000 to £46,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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London
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
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