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 Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 24 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 Berkshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 97 96 143
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +47
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 125 132 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.23% 2.41% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 4.47% 4.58% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 105 117 78
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2799 2881 2974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.86% 52.56% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1952 2195 2508
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Berkshire

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Red Hat
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Reading -13 69 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Slough +11 21 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Maidenhead -15 6 £57,500 +43.75%
Windsor - 4 £55,000 -
Bracknell - 4 £47,500 -
Newbury +8 1 £30,000 +1.26%
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 267 (98.16%) Linux
2 132 (48.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 108 (39.71%) Windows
4 102 (37.50%) Perl
5 96 (35.29%) UNIX
6 91 (33.46%) Bash Shell
7 86 (31.62%) CentOS
8 79 (29.04%) DNS
9 77 (28.31%) MySQL
10 71 (26.10%) TCP/IP
11 69 (25.37%) VMware
12 65 (23.90%) Cisco
12 65 (23.90%) Microsoft
13 55 (20.22%) SQL Server
14 53 (19.49%) Ubuntu
15 49 (18.01%) Degree
16 44 (16.18%) Internet
17 43 (15.81%) Solaris
17 43 (15.81%) Apache
18 42 (15.44%) PHP
19 41 (15.07%) SUSE
20 40 (14.71%) HP
21 38 (13.97%) VMware Infrastructure
21 38 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
22 37 (13.60%) Java
23 36 (13.24%) Python
24 34 (12.50%) Oracle
24 34 (12.50%) RHCE
24 34 (12.50%) Telecoms
25 32 (11.76%) SQL

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 43 (15.81%) Apache
2 22 (8.09%) CMS
3 21 (7.72%) Alfresco
3 21 (7.72%) WordPress
3 21 (7.72%) Drupal
4 18 (6.62%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.88%) IIS
6 10 (3.68%) nginx
7 8 (2.94%) Resin
8 4 (1.47%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.10%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.74%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.74%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.74%) Lync
11 1 (0.37%) Confluence
11 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 16 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.74%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.88%) SaaS
2 14 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 79 (29.04%) DNS
2 71 (26.10%) TCP/IP
3 44 (16.18%) Internet
4 28 (10.29%) SAN
5 26 (9.56%) HTTP
6 23 (8.46%) Firewall
7 20 (7.35%) SSL
8 17 (6.25%) VPN
9 16 (5.88%) LDAP
9 16 (5.88%) FTP
9 16 (5.88%) SMTP
9 16 (5.88%) NAS
10 15 (5.51%) 4G
11 14 (5.15%) tcpdump
12 12 (4.41%) SS7
12 12 (4.41%) BGP
12 12 (4.41%) OSPF
12 12 (4.41%) VoLTE
13 11 (4.04%) SMS
13 11 (4.04%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (28.31%) MySQL
2 55 (20.22%) SQL Server
3 24 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 13 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.21%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.84%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.47%) DB2
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.10%) MaxDB
10 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.10%) Informix
11 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.74%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.74%) SAP BI
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (5.15%) Metasploit
2 8 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (0.37%) Hudson
3 1 (0.37%) Gradle
3 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.37%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (0.37%) JIRA
3 1 (0.37%) Selenium
3 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.37%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.37%) Ant
General
1 34 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 15 (5.51%) Finance
3 4 (1.47%) Electronics
3 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.47%) Marketing
4 2 (0.74%) Retail
4 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
4 2 (0.74%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.37%) French Language
5 1 (0.37%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.37%) Law
5 1 (0.37%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 74 (27.21%) Administrator
2 70 (25.74%) Linux Administrator
3 62 (22.79%) Linux Engineer
4 50 (18.38%) Systems Administrator
5 47 (17.28%) Support Engineer
6 43 (15.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 26 (9.56%) Systems Engineer
8 20 (7.35%) Security Engineer
9 17 (6.25%) Developer
9 17 (6.25%) Technical Support
10 13 (4.78%) Linux Support
10 13 (4.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (4.78%) Analyst
11 12 (4.41%) Linux Support Engineer
12 11 (4.04%) Consultant
12 11 (4.04%) PHP Developer
13 10 (3.68%) Citrix Engineer
13 10 (3.68%) Technical Engineer
13 10 (3.68%) Test Analyst
13 10 (3.68%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.72%) SOAP
2 15 (5.51%) Web Services
2 15 (5.51%) HTML
3 12 (4.41%) LAMP
3 12 (4.41%) XML
4 10 (3.68%) Rendezvous
5 9 (3.31%) J2EE
6 8 (2.94%) CSS
6 8 (2.94%) Java EE
6 8 (2.94%) Regular Expression
7 7 (2.57%) Ajax
7 7 (2.57%) jQuery
8 6 (2.21%) .NET
9 3 (1.10%) COM
10 2 (0.74%) SAP Basis
10 2 (0.74%) RSS
10 2 (0.74%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.37%) WebSockets
11 1 (0.37%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.37%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.56%) Open Source
2 19 (6.99%) Clustering
3 14 (5.15%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.41%) Replication
5 11 (4.04%) iPhone
5 11 (4.04%) IVR
6 10 (3.68%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.68%) Thin Client
6 10 (3.68%) Fat Client
7 8 (2.94%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.57%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.57%) Firmware
9 6 (2.21%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.84%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.47%) DTV
11 4 (1.47%) Statistics
11 4 (1.47%) CMDB
12 3 (1.10%) Celerra
12 3 (1.10%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.74%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 267 (98.16%) Linux
2 132 (48.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 108 (39.71%) Windows
4 96 (35.29%) UNIX
5 86 (31.62%) CentOS
6 53 (19.49%) Ubuntu
7 43 (15.81%) Solaris
8 41 (15.07%) SUSE
9 38 (13.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (9.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (8.09%) Debian
12 18 (6.62%) HPUX
13 17 (6.25%) AIX
14 13 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (3.68%) Windows 7
16 3 (1.10%) Windows XP
16 3 (1.10%) FreeBSD
17 2 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
18 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (8.46%) Time Management
2 20 (7.35%) Load Balancing
3 18 (6.62%) Problem Management
4 15 (5.51%) Software Engineering
5 14 (5.15%) Migration
5 14 (5.15%) Project Management
6 11 (4.04%) SIEM
6 11 (4.04%) iOS Development
6 11 (4.04%) MVC
6 11 (4.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 10 (3.68%) ITIL
7 10 (3.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (3.68%) Software Testing
7 10 (3.68%) DevOps
8 8 (2.94%) Service Management
8 8 (2.94%) Configuration Management
9 7 (2.57%) Capacity Management
9 7 (2.57%) Product Management
9 7 (2.57%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (1.84%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 102 (37.50%) Perl
2 91 (33.46%) Bash Shell
3 42 (15.44%) PHP
4 37 (13.60%) Java
5 36 (13.24%) Python
6 32 (11.76%) SQL
7 16 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 16 (5.88%) Ruby
8 14 (5.15%) JavaScript
9 11 (4.04%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.68%) PHP5
11 7 (2.57%) C++
12 6 (2.21%) C#
12 6 (2.21%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.21%) VB
13 3 (1.10%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.10%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.37%) C-shell
14 1 (0.37%) Korn
14 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (18.01%) Degree
2 34 (12.50%) RHCE
3 27 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (8.82%) Security Cleared
5 19 (6.99%) CCNA
6 17 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 16 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 13 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (4.41%) MCSE
10 11 (4.04%) OSCP
10 11 (4.04%) OSCE
10 11 (4.04%) CISSP
10 11 (4.04%) CEH
11 10 (3.68%) Linux+ Certification
11 10 (3.68%) ISEB
11 10 (3.68%) CCA
11 10 (3.68%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (3.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (3.68%) CCEE
12 6 (2.21%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.56%) SLA
2 18 (6.62%) PCI DSS
3 14 (5.15%) HIPAA
4 12 (4.41%) QA
5 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (13.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (9.56%) Active Directory
3 16 (5.88%) NFS
4 15 (5.51%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (5.15%) Snort
5 14 (5.15%) Nmap
6 12 (4.41%) KVM
7 11 (4.04%) VMware ESX
8 10 (3.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (3.68%) IAG
8 10 (3.68%) UAG
9 9 (3.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (2.94%) Xen
11 7 (2.57%) vSphere
12 6 (2.21%) Hyper-V
13 4 (1.47%) qmail
13 4 (1.47%) Postfix
13 4 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (1.10%) Sendmail
14 3 (1.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (10.29%) Puppet
2 26 (9.56%) Plesk
3 21 (7.72%) Nagios
4 14 (5.15%) Nessus
5 13 (4.78%) EMC NetWorker
6 10 (3.68%) SCCM
7 9 (3.31%) Munin
8 8 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (2.21%) Data Guard
9 6 (2.21%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (1.84%) ARCserve
11 4 (1.47%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.47%) WSUS
12 3 (1.10%) Legato
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.74%) SCOM
13 2 (0.74%) HP SIM
13 2 (0.74%) YUM
14 1 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 69 (25.37%) VMware
2 65 (23.90%) Cisco
2 65 (23.90%) Microsoft
3 40 (14.71%) HP
4 34 (12.50%) Oracle
5 27 (9.93%) Citrix
6 26 (9.56%) EMC
7 17 (6.25%) JBoss
8 15 (5.51%) Sun
9 14 (5.15%) Sophos
9 14 (5.15%) Veritas
9 14 (5.15%) Imperva
10 10 (3.68%) Redknee
10 10 (3.68%) AppSense
10 10 (3.68%) TIBCO
11 9 (3.31%) SAP
12 7 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (2.21%) Juniper
13 6 (2.21%) NetApp
13 6 (2.21%) Sybase
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