The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 110 96 101
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 121 126 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.20% 2.38% 2.57%
As % of the Vendors category 4.21% 4.53% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86 113 128
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,100 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%
Red Hat
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2876 2780 2567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.34% 52.47% 50.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2085 1987 2029
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Reading +21 73 £47,500 +7.95% 6
Slough -10 33 £42,500 -8.60% 2
Maidenhead +1 1 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Newbury -8 1 £41,000 -8.88%
Bracknell -17 1 £70,000 +185.71% 1
Windsor -18 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 221 (93.64%) Linux
2 136 (57.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 99 (41.95%) Windows
4 79 (33.47%) VMware
4 79 (33.47%) CentOS
5 69 (29.24%) Apache
6 67 (28.39%) MySQL
7 66 (27.97%) TCP/IP
8 61 (25.85%) Perl
9 59 (25.00%) Ubuntu
10 56 (23.73%) UNIX
10 56 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 55 (23.31%) Microsoft
12 54 (22.88%) HP
13 50 (21.19%) DNS
14 49 (20.76%) PHP
15 47 (19.92%) Cisco
16 46 (19.49%) Oracle
17 44 (18.64%) Solaris
18 43 (18.22%) SUSE
19 42 (17.80%) IIS
20 41 (17.37%) Debian
20 41 (17.37%) Bash Shell
21 37 (15.68%) SQL Server
22 33 (13.98%) SQL
23 30 (12.71%) AIX
24 26 (11.02%) Python
24 26 (11.02%) Active Directory
25 25 (10.59%) Puppet
25 25 (10.59%) Windows 7

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 69 (29.24%) Apache
2 42 (17.80%) IIS
3 19 (8.05%) nginx
4 13 (5.51%) WebSphere
5 12 (5.08%) JBoss
6 10 (4.24%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.81%) Drupal
7 9 (3.81%) Alfresco
7 9 (3.81%) WordPress
8 7 (2.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (2.97%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (2.97%) CMS
9 4 (1.69%) Resin
10 3 (1.27%) ColdFusion
10 3 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.27%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.24%) SaaS
2 9 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.97%) Office 365
4 2 (0.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 66 (27.97%) TCP/IP
2 50 (21.19%) DNS
3 23 (9.75%) SAN
3 23 (9.75%) Firewall
4 22 (9.32%) Internet
5 21 (8.90%) DHCP
6 17 (7.20%) WAN
6 17 (7.20%) LAN
7 13 (5.51%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (5.08%) HTTP
9 10 (4.24%) VoLTE
9 10 (4.24%) 4G
9 10 (4.24%) NAS
9 10 (4.24%) LTE
9 10 (4.24%) LDAP
10 8 (3.39%) Wireshark
10 8 (3.39%) VPN
11 6 (2.54%) SSL
12 5 (2.12%) DAB
12 5 (2.12%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (28.39%) MySQL
2 37 (15.68%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.63%) DB2
4 16 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (4.66%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.81%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (2.54%) Jenkins
1 6 (2.54%) Hudson
2 5 (2.12%) Ant
2 5 (2.12%) Maven
3 4 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (8.90%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.24%) Multimedia
3 8 (3.39%) Finance
4 7 (2.97%) Retail
5 4 (1.69%) Banking
5 4 (1.69%) Games
6 2 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (23.73%) Administrator
2 50 (21.19%) Systems Administrator
3 47 (19.92%) Support Engineer
4 43 (18.22%) Linux Engineer
5 37 (15.68%) Linux Administrator
6 33 (13.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 18 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (5.51%) 1st Line Support
9 13 (5.51%) Linux Support
9 13 (5.51%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 12 (5.08%) Linux Support Engineer
10 12 (5.08%) IT Support
10 12 (5.08%) Technical Engineer
10 12 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (4.66%) Junior
11 11 (4.66%) UNIX Administrator
12 9 (3.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (3.39%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.05%) LAMP
2 13 (5.51%) .NET
3 10 (4.24%) SOAP
4 9 (3.81%) XML
5 8 (3.39%) Web Services
6 6 (2.54%) Esper
6 6 (2.54%) HTML
7 4 (1.69%) Java EE
8 3 (1.27%) Rendezvous
8 3 (1.27%) Middleware
8 3 (1.27%) Worklight
9 2 (0.85%) REST
9 2 (0.85%) JSON
9 2 (0.85%) EDI
10 1 (0.42%) CSS
10 1 (0.42%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.20%) Open Source
2 16 (6.78%) Clustering
3 13 (5.51%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.24%) Visualisation
5 10 (4.24%) Replication
6 6 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.12%) CMDB
8 4 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.27%) IVR
10 2 (0.85%) PKI
11 1 (0.42%) HACMP
11 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.42%) AS400
11 1 (0.42%) HP StorageWorks
11 1 (0.42%) Celerra
11 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 221 (93.64%) Linux
2 136 (57.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 99 (41.95%) Windows
4 79 (33.47%) CentOS
5 59 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 56 (23.73%) UNIX
7 44 (18.64%) Solaris
8 43 (18.22%) SUSE
9 41 (17.37%) Debian
10 30 (12.71%) AIX
11 25 (10.59%) Windows 7
12 23 (9.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (8.90%) HPUX
14 19 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (2.54%) Windows Vista
16 5 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
17 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
18 1 (0.42%) VMS
18 1 (0.42%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (9.75%) Time Management
2 21 (8.90%) DevOps
3 19 (8.05%) OpenUP
4 18 (7.63%) Data Management
5 15 (6.36%) ITIL
6 13 (5.51%) Project Management
6 13 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (5.08%) Release Management
7 12 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (5.08%) Software Engineering
7 12 (5.08%) Change Management
8 11 (4.66%) Workflow
8 11 (4.66%) Supplier Management
9 10 (4.24%) Load Balancing
10 8 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (3.39%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.39%) Product Management
10 8 (3.39%) Migration
11 7 (2.97%) E-Commerce
11 7 (2.97%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.85%) Perl
2 49 (20.76%) PHP
3 41 (17.37%) Bash Shell
4 33 (13.98%) SQL
5 26 (11.02%) Python
6 23 (9.75%) Java
7 22 (9.32%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.24%) Ruby
9 3 (1.27%) C
9 3 (1.27%) AWK
10 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.85%) VB
10 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.42%) C#
11 1 (0.42%) C++
11 1 (0.42%) Korn
11 1 (0.42%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 21 (8.90%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (8.05%) CCNA
3 14 (5.93%) Security Cleared
4 13 (5.51%) RHCE
5 11 (4.66%) SC Cleared
6 10 (4.24%) RHCA
7 9 (3.81%) Degree
8 7 (2.97%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.97%) RHCSA
9 5 (2.12%) JNCIA
10 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.27%) ISEB
10 3 (1.27%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.85%) SCSA
11 2 (0.85%) CCNP
12 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.42%) MCSE
12 1 (0.42%) CWNA
12 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.81%) SLA
2 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 56 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (11.02%) Active Directory
3 19 (8.05%) vSphere
4 15 (6.36%) VMware ESX
4 15 (6.36%) Oracle RMAN
5 14 (5.93%) Hyper-V
5 14 (5.93%) NFS
5 14 (5.93%) Firmware
6 8 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (2.97%) KVM
8 5 (2.12%) Samba
9 2 (0.85%) XenApp
9 2 (0.85%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.42%) Xen
10 1 (0.42%) Nmap
10 1 (0.42%) Ceph
10 1 (0.42%) Varnish
10 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.42%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 25 (10.59%) Puppet
2 19 (8.05%) Plesk
2 19 (8.05%) Nagios
3 18 (7.63%) cPanel
4 15 (6.36%) Webmin
5 12 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.97%) OpenAM
7 6 (2.54%) Zenoss
8 5 (2.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (2.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (2.12%) nmon
8 5 (2.12%) SCCM
8 5 (2.12%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (2.12%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.69%) Munin
9 4 (1.69%) CFEngine
9 4 (1.69%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.85%) OpenNMS
11 2 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 79 (33.47%) VMware
2 55 (23.31%) Microsoft
3 54 (22.88%) HP
4 47 (19.92%) Cisco
5 46 (19.49%) Oracle
6 24 (10.17%) IBM
6 24 (10.17%) Citrix
7 21 (8.90%) EMC
8 16 (6.78%) Juniper
9 12 (5.08%) Redknee
9 12 (5.08%) Sybase
10 11 (4.66%) Sun
10 11 (4.66%) Symantec
11 10 (4.24%) Egenera
12 6 (2.54%) Ciena
12 6 (2.54%) Nortel
13 5 (2.12%) NetApp
13 5 (2.12%) Veritas
14 4 (1.69%) Foundry
14 4 (1.69%) 3PAR
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus+Bens+Stock Options
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago