The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 83 92 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 8 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.83% 0.085% 2.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 0.17% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 25
Average salary £51,250 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.07% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £67,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +3.65%
Red Hat
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
453 598 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.04% 50.94% 60.83%
Number of salaries quoted 399 505 569
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Red Hat
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 4 - -
Luton +4 1 £60,000 -11.11%
Bedford - 1 £42,500 -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
2 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) SUSE
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) AWK
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Samba
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) NFS
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (11.11%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (77.78%) Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 4 (44.44%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (22.22%) Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Linux Support
6 1 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) SUSE
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) EAI
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) AWK
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) C-shell
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) LPIC
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) NFS
2 2 (22.22%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) IBM