The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 25 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.52% - 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 4.08% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £46,250
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
Red Hat
Essex

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

Vendors Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
98 80 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 61.64% 44.20% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 91 64 62
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,600 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
3 4 (57.14%) SCOM
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Law
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) HPUX
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) RHCE
6 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
6 1 (14.29%) Debian
6 1 (14.29%) Fedora
6 1 (14.29%) MCITP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Support
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Server Support
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) Fedora
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) HPUX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Capacity Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware