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 28 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 234 204
Rank change year-on-year +8 -30  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1216 1533 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.43% 1.47% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.25% 3.21% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1254 1409
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 37362 47746 51016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.85% 45.92% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30028 38981 41150
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 28 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 28 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 +4 1147 £50,000 - 154
London +6 552 £57,500 +4.54% 74
South East -9 231 £50,000 - 37
City of London +50 109 £57,500 -4.16% 14
Berkshire -2 74 £66,250 +20.45% 12
East of England +13 71 £47,500 +9.82% 2
North West +3 71 £45,000 - 10
Yorkshire -43 70 £45,000 - 11
South West +43 68 £42,500 -10.52% 11
West Midlands +64 62 £37,500 -12.79% 6
Surrey +41 62 £41,250 -25.00% 7
Manchester -7 60 £45,000 - 7
West Yorkshire -19 49 £51,250 +10.81% 7
Scotland +32 45 £37,500 -9.09% 7
Reading +9 42 £63,750 +27.50% 6
Leeds -4 40 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Oxfordshire +4 34 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hampshire -11 32 £49,000 +36.11% 15
Essex +28 30 £47,500 -5.00%
Edinburgh +17 30 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Gloucestershire +16 29 £37,500 - 2
Colchester +20 25 £47,500 +1.06%
Hertfordshire +12 24 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Birmingham +26 21 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Bristol +7 20 £45,000 -25.00% 9
North Yorkshire -5 19 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Slough +37 17 £67,500 +3.84% 1
York +3 17 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wales +1 16 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 16 £45,000 -

Red Hat
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 2360 (91.30%) Linux
2 1401 (54.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 977 (37.79%) Windows
4 803 (31.06%) Python
5 766 (29.63%) VMware
6 726 (28.09%) Puppet
7 716 (27.70%) Unix
8 712 (27.54%) CentOS
9 678 (26.23%) DevOps
10 672 (26.00%) Finance
11 614 (23.75%) Bash Shell
12 604 (23.37%) Java
12 604 (23.37%) Perl
13 512 (19.81%) Oracle
14 505 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
15 502 (19.42%) SQL
15 502 (19.42%) Apache
16 489 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 485 (18.76%) Ansible
18 468 (18.10%) Opscode Chef
19 461 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
20 433 (16.75%) Microsoft
21 423 (16.36%) Jenkins
22 417 (16.13%) MySQL
23 399 (15.44%) Windows Server
24 369 (14.27%) Configuration Management
25 368 (14.24%) Tomcat
26 367 (14.20%) ITIL
27 360 (13.93%) Ubuntu
28 355 (13.73%) 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
1 502 (19.42%) Apache
2 368 (14.24%) Tomcat
3 315 (12.19%) JBoss
4 153 (5.92%) IIS
5 130 (5.03%) WebSphere
6 118 (4.56%) OpenStack
7 104 (4.02%) nginx
8 100 (3.87%) Confluence
8 100 (3.87%) WebLogic
9 98 (3.79%) MS Exchange
10 60 (2.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 55 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
12 54 (2.09%) CloudStack
13 46 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
14 43 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2010
15 25 (0.97%) SharePoint
16 22 (0.85%) Apache Spark
16 22 (0.85%) Skype for Business
17 21 (0.81%) CMS
18 17 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 139 (5.38%) MS Excel
2 29 (1.12%) MS Office
3 11 (0.43%) 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%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.54%) Magento
3 11 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (0.23%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.12%) OpenCart
8 2 (0.077%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.077%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.077%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.077%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle BRM
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 505 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
2 160 (6.19%) SaaS
3 138 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 74 (2.86%) PaaS
5 72 (2.79%) Amazon EC2
6 66 (2.55%) Office 365
7 50 (1.93%) IaaS
8 44 (1.70%) OpenShift
9 33 (1.28%) Amazon S3
10 30 (1.16%) G Suite
11 27 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 27 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
12 20 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 19 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
13 19 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
14 16 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
15 14 (0.54%) GitHub
16 12 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 8 (0.31%) Akamai
18 6 (0.23%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 327 (12.65%) DNS
2 324 (12.53%) Firewall
3 306 (11.84%) TCP/IP
4 273 (10.56%) SAN
5 213 (8.24%) LDAP
6 128 (4.95%) DHCP
7 109 (4.22%) SSL
8 103 (3.98%) VPN
9 98 (3.79%) LAN
10 94 (3.64%) Internet
11 87 (3.37%) HTTP
12 86 (3.33%) WAN
13 70 (2.71%) Kerberos
14 68 (2.63%) Network Security
15 60 (2.32%) SMTP
16 52 (2.01%) iSCSI
16 52 (2.01%) NAS
17 47 (1.82%) BGP
18 41 (1.59%) SNMP
19 40 (1.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (16.13%) MySQL
2 218 (8.43%) SQL Server
3 113 (4.37%) Oracle Database
4 109 (4.22%) PostgreSQL
5 83 (3.21%) NoSQL
6 73 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 69 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 65 (2.51%) MongoDB
9 59 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
10 54 (2.09%) Big Data
11 48 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
12 44 (1.70%) Apache Cassandra
13 40 (1.55%) DB2
13 40 (1.55%) Redis
14 29 (1.12%) RDBMS
15 23 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
15 23 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
16 20 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (0.54%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 423 (16.36%) Jenkins
2 270 (10.44%) Git (software)
3 173 (6.69%) JIRA
4 131 (5.07%) TeamCity
5 113 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 109 (4.22%) Maven
7 102 (3.95%) Subversion
8 75 (2.90%) JUnit
9 53 (2.05%) Cucumber
10 51 (1.97%) Hudson
11 47 (1.82%) Vagrant
12 41 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
13 40 (1.55%) Gradle
14 36 (1.39%) Bitbucket
15 29 (1.12%) FishEye
16 27 (1.04%) IntelliJ
16 27 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (0.89%) FlexUnit
18 22 (0.85%) Eclipse
18 22 (0.85%) MSBuild
General
1 672 (26.00%) Finance
2 271 (10.48%) Banking
3 128 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 65 (2.51%) Games
5 61 (2.36%) Retail
6 59 (2.28%) Marketing
7 44 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 30 (1.16%) Front Office
9 29 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 29 (1.12%) Publishing
10 26 (1.01%) Back Office
11 21 (0.81%) Law
12 19 (0.74%) Advertising
12 19 (0.74%) Legal
13 18 (0.70%) Automotive
14 15 (0.58%) Aerospace
14 15 (0.58%) Electronics
14 15 (0.58%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.39%) Billing
16 5 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 632 (24.45%) Linux Engineer
2 562 (21.74%) Administrator
3 423 (16.36%) Systems Administrator
4 393 (15.20%) Linux Administrator
5 348 (13.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 294 (11.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 214 (8.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 188 (7.27%) Developer
9 178 (6.89%) Systems Engineer
10 166 (6.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 156 (6.03%) Architect
12 147 (5.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 143 (5.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 131 (5.07%) Support Engineer
15 127 (4.91%) Analyst
16 116 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
17 112 (4.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
18 105 (4.06%) Java Developer
19 98 (3.79%) Unix Engineer
20 95 (3.68%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (8.16%) Web Services
2 159 (6.15%) LAMP
3 154 (5.96%) Middleware
4 130 (5.03%) .NET
5 115 (4.45%) XML
6 69 (2.67%) HTML
7 65 (2.51%) Java EE
7 65 (2.51%) Spring
8 63 (2.44%) J2EE
9 51 (1.97%) Apache Camel
10 49 (1.90%) CSS
11 45 (1.74%) RESTful
12 44 (1.70%) Node.js
13 40 (1.55%) SOAP
14 39 (1.51%) Elastic Stack
15 37 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
16 36 (1.39%) JSON
16 36 (1.39%) XSLT
17 35 (1.35%) JSF
18 31 (1.20%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 355 (13.73%) Data Centre
2 126 (4.87%) Computer Science
3 124 (4.80%) Clustering
4 120 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 84 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
6 69 (2.67%) Fintech
7 47 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 45 (1.74%) Replication
9 40 (1.55%) Public Cloud
10 35 (1.35%) PKI
11 33 (1.28%) Fat Client
11 33 (1.28%) Thin Client
12 32 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 32 (1.24%) EMC VNX
12 32 (1.24%) Mobile App
13 31 (1.20%) Private Cloud
14 29 (1.12%) iPad
15 25 (0.97%) CMDB
15 25 (0.97%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2360 (91.30%) Linux
2 1401 (54.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 977 (37.79%) Windows
4 716 (27.70%) Unix
5 712 (27.54%) CentOS
6 399 (15.44%) Windows Server
7 360 (13.93%) Ubuntu
8 262 (10.14%) Solaris
9 219 (8.47%) Debian
10 200 (7.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 159 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 105 (4.06%) SUSE
13 91 (3.52%) AIX
14 68 (2.63%) HPUX
15 41 (1.59%) Windows 7
16 40 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
17 37 (1.43%) Fedora
18 32 (1.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 31 (1.20%) Windows 10
20 24 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 678 (26.23%) DevOps
2 461 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 369 (14.27%) Configuration Management
4 367 (14.20%) ITIL
5 319 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
6 232 (8.97%) Open Source
7 226 (8.74%) Scrum
8 222 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 177 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
10 160 (6.19%) Migration
11 142 (5.49%) Service Delivery
12 130 (5.03%) Mentoring
13 122 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 122 (4.72%) Project Management
14 119 (4.60%) High Availability
15 114 (4.41%) Software Engineering
16 102 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
17 98 (3.79%) SOA
18 96 (3.71%) Business Intelligence
18 96 (3.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 803 (31.06%) Python
2 614 (23.75%) Bash Shell
3 604 (23.37%) Java
3 604 (23.37%) Perl
4 502 (19.42%) SQL
5 325 (12.57%) Ruby
6 303 (11.72%) Shell Script
7 278 (10.75%) PowerShell
8 194 (7.50%) PHP
9 140 (5.42%) C
10 131 (5.07%) JavaScript
11 115 (4.45%) C++
12 87 (3.37%) Korn
13 62 (2.40%) C#
14 57 (2.21%) PL/SQL
15 37 (1.43%) Bourne shell
16 33 (1.28%) AWK
17 29 (1.12%) Go
18 24 (0.93%) VB
19 13 (0.50%) sed
Qualifications
1 226 (8.74%) Degree
2 141 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 98 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
4 90 (3.48%) RHCE
5 78 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 66 (2.55%) CCNA
7 64 (2.48%) SC Cleared
8 53 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 52 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
10 50 (1.93%) RHCA
11 47 (1.82%) CCNP
12 42 (1.62%) AWS Certification
13 41 (1.59%) MCSE
14 34 (1.32%) LPIC
15 32 (1.24%) DV Cleared
16 31 (1.20%) RHCSA
17 23 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
18 16 (0.62%) PMI Certification
19 15 (0.58%) MCSA
20 14 (0.54%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (4.29%) QA
2 78 (3.02%) PCI DSS
3 61 (2.36%) SLA
4 30 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.89%) 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
1 489 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 352 (13.62%) Active Directory
3 240 (9.28%) Docker
4 149 (5.76%) vSphere
5 103 (3.98%) Hyper-V
6 86 (3.33%) Xen
7 71 (2.75%) NFS
8 68 (2.63%) KVM
9 67 (2.59%) XenServer
10 61 (2.36%) Firmware
11 53 (2.05%) iptables
11 53 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
12 49 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
13 46 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
14 34 (1.32%) VMware ESX
15 33 (1.28%) Samba
16 32 (1.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 30 (1.16%) Varnish
18 29 (1.12%) Postfix
19 27 (1.04%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 726 (28.09%) Puppet
2 485 (18.76%) Ansible
3 468 (18.10%) Opscode Chef
4 232 (8.97%) Nagios
5 128 (4.95%) Red Hat Satellite
6 117 (4.53%) SCCM
7 111 (4.29%) Terraform
8 82 (3.17%) NetBackup
9 68 (2.63%) Kubernetes
10 67 (2.59%) SELinux
11 62 (2.40%) Cobbler
12 61 (2.36%) SCOM
13 42 (1.62%) CFEngine
14 36 (1.39%) Salt
14 36 (1.39%) Tivoli
15 35 (1.35%) Backup Exec
15 35 (1.35%) Oracle ZFS
16 33 (1.28%) Mesos
16 33 (1.28%) Rundeck
17 28 (1.08%) Packer
Vendors
1 766 (29.63%) VMware
2 512 (19.81%) Oracle
3 433 (16.75%) Microsoft
4 240 (9.28%) Cisco
5 193 (7.47%) HP
6 123 (4.76%) IBM
7 120 (4.64%) Citrix
8 119 (4.60%) NetApp
9 110 (4.26%) Sun
10 107 (4.14%) EMC
11 92 (3.56%) Veritas
12 88 (3.40%) Google
13 84 (3.25%) Splunk
14 73 (2.82%) Juniper
15 70 (2.71%) Atlassian
16 54 (2.09%) EnterpriseDB
17 53 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
18 52 (2.01%) F5
19 50 (1.93%) SAP
20 44 (1.70%) Dell
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
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South East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
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Durlston Partners
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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Experis Ltd
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Corriculo
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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London
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