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 Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Colchester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 30 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.60% 4.93% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.97% 10.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
134 65 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 60.36% 45.77% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 116 60 96
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
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Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Colchester

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) RHCE
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) HPUX
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
3 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 3 (37.50%) Fedora
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Law

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Law
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Server Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Administrator
3 3 (37.50%) Linux Server Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) HPUX
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) RHCE
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Server
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) Symantec