The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 32 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.37% 2.49% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 3.72% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £44,000 £33,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.34% -17.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 215 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 36.90% 66.98% 58.93%
Number of salaries quoted 65 167 141
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Fat Client
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 4 (66.67%) EMC
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) Thin Client
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) LAMP
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
1 4 (66.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) EMC
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp