The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 123 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 4 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.21% 0.59% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 1.31% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 24
Average salary £38,750 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.64% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Red Hat
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
845 763 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.08% 44.99% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 725 620 853
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Cheshire

Red Hat
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Wilmslow - 3 £35,000 -
Knutsford +2 1 £47,500 +90.00%
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) UNIX
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) HP
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) Dell
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) CentOS
5 8 (38.10%) Back Office
6 7 (33.33%) SCCM
6 7 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 7 (33.33%) WSUS
6 7 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
6 7 (33.33%) HP SIM
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
6 7 (33.33%) Symantec
6 7 (33.33%) Sophos
6 7 (33.33%) SNMP
6 7 (33.33%) Lync
6 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 7 (33.33%) Firmware
6 7 (33.33%) vSphere

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (33.33%) Lync
1 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Edge Animate
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) SNMP
2 3 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) SMTP
4 1 (4.76%) FTP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) SSH
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Aptana Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Sublime Text
3 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 7 (33.33%) Operations Team Leader
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Compliance Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Database Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
1 3 (14.29%) XSD
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Camel
2 2 (9.52%) XSLT
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) UNIX
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) CentOS
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) AIX
7 2 (9.52%) HPUX
8 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
2 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) Bourne shell
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) OCP
2 1 (4.76%) RHCE
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Firmware
1 7 (33.33%) vSphere
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Samba
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) Sendmail
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas File System
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 7 (33.33%) WSUS
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
1 7 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 7 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 2 (9.52%) Nagios
3 2 (9.52%) Data Guard
3 2 (9.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (4.76%) Legato
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) Opsview
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) HP
2 8 (38.10%) Dell
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Symantec
3 7 (33.33%) Sophos
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) IBM
5 3 (14.29%) Veritas
6 2 (9.52%) Hitachi
6 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
7 1 (4.76%) CommVault
7 1 (4.76%) Compaq
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) Sun
7 1 (4.76%) Teradata
7 1 (4.76%) Google
7 1 (4.76%) Splunk