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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 25 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 > Work from Home
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 470 328 247
Rank change year-on-year -142 -81 +11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 415 252 63
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.58% 0.80% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 2.18% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 258 211 52
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,250 £41,750
25th Percentile £43,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% -4.17% -7.69%
75th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £82,875 £82,500 £82,125
UK median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.13% +6.82% +4.76%

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 WFH option and a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 26,479 11,577 3,620
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 36.75% 36.55% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15,350 9,359 2,957
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% -4.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Red Hat
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Red Hat trend for jobs with a WFH option

Red Hat
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Red Hat.

Red Hat salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Red Hat
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Red Hat over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

Red Hat salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, Red Hat job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Red Hat.

1 379 (91.33%) Linux
2 203 (48.92%) AWS
3 196 (47.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 181 (43.61%) Azure
5 177 (42.65%) VMware
6 162 (39.04%) Ansible
7 159 (38.31%) CentOS
8 156 (37.59%) Python
9 139 (33.49%) Windows
10 126 (30.36%) Bash
10 126 (30.36%) Docker
10 126 (30.36%) Kubernetes
11 117 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 111 (26.75%) Microsoft
13 107 (25.78%) DevOps
14 95 (22.89%) Finance
15 87 (20.96%) Active Directory
16 86 (20.72%) Java
16 86 (20.72%) Firewall
16 86 (20.72%) Puppet
17 84 (20.24%) SQL
18 83 (20.00%) PowerShell
19 81 (19.52%) Unix
20 80 (19.28%) GCP
21 77 (18.55%) Cisco
22 76 (18.31%) Terraform
23 75 (18.07%) DNS
24 72 (17.35%) Ubuntu
25 70 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 69 (16.63%) Agile

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 49 (11.81%) Apache
2 37 (8.92%) Tomcat
3 34 (8.19%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (6.75%) IIS
5 22 (5.30%) Apache Spark
6 14 (3.37%) Confluence
6 14 (3.37%) JBoss
7 12 (2.89%) MS Exchange
8 11 (2.65%) nginx
9 6 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (1.20%) MediaWiki
10 5 (1.20%) Moodle
10 5 (1.20%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.96%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.72%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.48%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (6.27%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.48%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 203 (48.92%) AWS
2 181 (43.61%) Azure
3 80 (19.28%) GCP
4 46 (11.08%) OpenShift
5 31 (7.47%) Datadog
6 29 (6.99%) GitHub
7 27 (6.51%) Slack
8 24 (5.78%) Amazon EC2
8 24 (5.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 19 (4.58%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (4.58%) Microsoft 365
9 19 (4.58%) PaaS
10 18 (4.34%) IaaS
11 13 (3.13%) Serverless
12 12 (2.89%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (2.41%) SaaS
14 9 (2.17%) Amazon S3
14 9 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (2.17%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 86 (20.72%) Firewall
2 75 (18.07%) DNS
3 48 (11.57%) DHCP
4 37 (8.92%) SAN
5 36 (8.67%) VPN
6 23 (5.54%) TCP/IP
7 14 (3.37%) WAN
8 12 (2.89%) HTTP
8 12 (2.89%) LAN
8 12 (2.89%) VLAN
9 11 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (2.65%) IP Telephony
10 10 (2.41%) FIX Connectivity
10 10 (2.41%) Intranet
10 10 (2.41%) iSCSI
11 9 (2.17%) IPsec
11 9 (2.17%) NAS
12 7 (1.69%) BGP
12 7 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (15.66%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (9.16%) SQL Server
3 23 (5.54%) Hadoop
4 19 (4.58%) Big Data
5 18 (4.34%) MySQL
5 18 (4.34%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.89%) MariaDB
7 11 (2.65%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.20%) InfluxDB
13 4 (0.96%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
15 2 (0.48%) DB2
15 2 (0.48%) Informix
15 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 51 (12.29%) Jenkins
2 36 (8.67%) Maven
3 32 (7.71%) Git (software)
4 29 (6.99%) Gradle
5 20 (4.82%) JIRA
6 12 (2.89%) JUnit
6 12 (2.89%) Selenium
7 11 (2.65%) Bitbucket
8 10 (2.41%) GitLab
9 9 (2.17%) Subversion
10 6 (1.45%) IBM UrbanCode
10 6 (1.45%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.72%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket Server
12 2 (0.48%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.48%) GoCD
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.48%) Spinnaker
12 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 95 (22.89%) Finance
2 64 (15.42%) Social Skills
3 43 (10.36%) Public Sector
4 42 (10.12%) Telecoms
5 29 (6.99%) Banking
6 26 (6.27%) Marketing
7 25 (6.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 25 (6.02%) Manufacturing
8 24 (5.78%) Advertising
8 24 (5.78%) Electronics
9 23 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (5.54%) Retail
10 10 (2.41%) Games
10 10 (2.41%) Law
11 8 (1.93%) Documentation Skills
12 7 (1.69%) Back Office
13 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Legal
13 2 (0.48%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 62 (14.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 58 (13.98%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (12.77%) Cloud Engineer
4 52 (12.53%) Administrator
5 51 (12.29%) Systems Administrator
6 39 (9.40%) Linux Engineer
7 37 (8.92%) Systems Engineer
8 36 (8.67%) Analyst
9 32 (7.71%) Applications Support
9 32 (7.71%) Applications Support Analyst
9 32 (7.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (6.02%) Support Analyst
11 24 (5.78%) Linux Administrator
11 24 (5.78%) Unix Administrator
12 23 (5.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 21 (5.06%) Architect
13 21 (5.06%) Unix Systems Administrator
14 19 (4.58%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (4.58%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 18 (4.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.16%) Spring
2 28 (6.75%) Spring Boot
3 20 (4.82%) Elastic Stack
3 20 (4.82%) Kafka
4 15 (3.61%) LAMP
5 14 (3.37%) FIX Protocol
6 12 (2.89%) JMS
6 12 (2.89%) LEMP Stack
6 12 (2.89%) RESTful
7 11 (2.65%) JSON
7 11 (2.65%) Swagger
8 10 (2.41%) WebSockets
8 10 (2.41%) YAML
9 8 (1.93%) REST
10 7 (1.69%) LAPP Stack
10 7 (1.69%) Node.js
10 7 (1.69%) Web Services
11 6 (1.45%) Middleware
12 4 (0.96%) Hibernate
12 4 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.22%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.95%) Public Cloud
3 27 (6.51%) BYOD
4 26 (6.27%) Linux Command Line
5 25 (6.02%) Cyber Defence
5 25 (6.02%) Cyberattack
6 21 (5.06%) Client/Server
6 21 (5.06%) Clustering
7 13 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.65%) Cloud Native
9 10 (2.41%) Derivative
9 10 (2.41%) Equities
9 10 (2.41%) Fixed Income
9 10 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.41%) OTC Derivatives
10 9 (2.17%) Cybercrime
10 9 (2.17%) Fibre Optics
11 8 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 379 (91.33%) Linux
2 196 (47.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 159 (38.31%) CentOS
4 139 (33.49%) Windows
5 81 (19.52%) Unix
6 72 (17.35%) Ubuntu
7 59 (14.22%) Windows Server
8 22 (5.30%) Debian
9 21 (5.06%) Solaris
10 12 (2.89%) SUSE
10 12 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (2.41%) VMS
12 8 (1.93%) AIX
12 8 (1.93%) Amazon Linux
13 7 (1.69%) Windows 10
14 6 (1.45%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2016
15 4 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
17 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (25.78%) DevOps
2 70 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 69 (16.63%) Agile
4 67 (16.14%) ITIL
5 54 (13.01%) Configuration Management
6 47 (11.33%) Change Management
7 45 (10.84%) CI/CD
7 45 (10.84%) Infrastructure as Code
8 42 (10.12%) Project Delivery
9 38 (9.16%) Migration
10 35 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (8.19%) Problem Management
12 32 (7.71%) IT Strategy
13 29 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (6.99%) Thought Leadership
14 27 (6.51%) Blue-Green Deployment
14 27 (6.51%) Data Privacy
14 27 (6.51%) Microservices
14 27 (6.51%) Service Management
15 26 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 156 (37.59%) Python
2 126 (30.36%) Bash
3 86 (20.72%) Java
4 84 (20.24%) SQL
5 83 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 26 (6.27%) JavaScript
7 25 (6.02%) Perl
7 25 (6.02%) Shell Script
8 14 (3.37%) C++
8 14 (3.37%) Groovy
9 10 (2.41%) Kotlin
9 10 (2.41%) Ruby
10 8 (1.93%) AWK
10 8 (1.93%) Go
11 5 (1.20%) C
11 5 (1.20%) PHP
12 4 (0.96%) Korn
12 4 (0.96%) VBA
13 3 (0.72%) Bourne shell
14 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (12.53%) Security Cleared
2 49 (11.81%) SC Cleared
3 32 (7.71%) Degree
4 26 (6.27%) RHCE
5 19 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (4.34%) CCNA
7 16 (3.86%) AWS Certification
8 15 (3.61%) MCSE
8 15 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (1.93%) RHCSA
11 6 (1.45%) CCNP
12 2 (0.48%) CEH
12 2 (0.48%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (0.24%) CISSP
13 1 (0.24%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.24%) MCSA
13 1 (0.24%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.81%) QA
2 8 (1.93%) SLA
3 6 (1.45%) GDPR
3 6 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.48%) NCSC
System Software
1 126 (30.36%) Docker
2 117 (28.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (20.96%) Active Directory
4 60 (14.46%) vSphere
5 18 (4.34%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (4.10%) XenApp
6 17 (4.10%) XenDesktop
7 13 (3.13%) GlusterFS
7 13 (3.13%) iptables
8 10 (2.41%) Hyper-V
8 10 (2.41%) KVM
9 9 (2.17%) NFS
10 7 (1.69%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 5 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (1.20%) etcd
11 5 (1.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (0.72%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.72%) Openswan
12 3 (0.72%) oVirt
12 3 (0.72%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 162 (39.04%) Ansible
2 126 (30.36%) Kubernetes
3 86 (20.72%) Puppet
4 76 (18.31%) Terraform
5 44 (10.60%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (6.75%) Prometheus
7 24 (5.78%) Red Hat Satellite
8 22 (5.30%) Nagios
9 17 (4.10%) Grafana
10 16 (3.86%) Kibana
10 16 (3.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 16 (3.86%) ZABBIX
11 15 (3.61%) Tivoli
12 13 (3.13%) Podman
13 11 (2.65%) Failover Clustering
14 10 (2.41%) Oracle ZFS
14 10 (2.41%) vCenter Server
15 9 (2.17%) FreeIPA
15 9 (2.17%) HAProxy
16 8 (1.93%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 177 (42.65%) VMware
2 111 (26.75%) Microsoft
3 77 (18.55%) Cisco
4 63 (15.18%) Oracle
5 33 (7.95%) ServiceNow
6 28 (6.75%) Dynatrace
6 28 (6.75%) F5
7 27 (6.51%) Veritas
8 26 (6.27%) SAP
8 26 (6.27%) Splunk
9 21 (5.06%) AppDynamics
9 21 (5.06%) Citrix
9 21 (5.06%) Juniper
10 18 (4.34%) EMC
11 15 (3.61%) Google
11 15 (3.61%) Veeam
12 13 (3.13%) Avaya
12 13 (3.13%) IBM
13 12 (2.89%) Brocade
14 11 (2.65%) HP