The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 217 188 178
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 1502 1764 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.45% 1.62% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 3.18% 3.48% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1379 1411
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +3.65%
Red Hat
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
47302 50726 46855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.64% 46.66% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39199 40627 38772
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in England

Red Hat
Salary Trend in England

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in England

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in England

Red Hat
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
London -23 758 £55,000 - 83
South East -14 319 £42,500 -5.55% 16
Yorkshire -31 122 £42,500 +6.25% 20
North West +1 83 £42,500 +2.40% 12
East of England -29 82 £47,500 +9.19% 15
South West -11 72 £46,250 +23.33% 10
West Midlands 0 44 £42,500 +17.24% 4
East Midlands -9 25 £40,000 +1.26% 3
North East -10 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Red Hat
UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 2796 (92.00%) Linux
2 1778 (58.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1263 (41.56%) Windows
4 1230 (40.47%) VMware
5 887 (29.19%) Apache
6 859 (28.27%) Oracle
7 846 (27.84%) Python
8 842 (27.71%) Puppet
9 829 (27.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 809 (26.62%) CentOS
11 796 (26.19%) MySQL
12 782 (25.73%) UNIX
13 769 (25.30%) Perl
14 761 (25.04%) Bash Shell
15 689 (22.67%) Finance
16 668 (21.98%) Java
17 558 (18.36%) SQL
18 554 (18.23%) Cisco
19 549 (18.07%) DevOps
20 528 (17.37%) ITIL
21 493 (16.22%) DNS
22 490 (16.12%) Tomcat
23 489 (16.09%) Microsoft
24 485 (15.96%) TCP/IP
24 485 (15.96%) Firewall
25 459 (15.10%) Solaris
26 451 (14.84%) SAN
27 444 (14.61%) Opscode Chef
28 432 (14.22%) Ubuntu
29 424 (13.95%) Agile Software Development

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 887 (29.19%) Apache
2 490 (16.12%) Tomcat
3 213 (7.01%) nginx
4 201 (6.61%) IIS
5 157 (5.17%) JBoss
6 144 (4.74%) MS Exchange
7 126 (4.15%) WebLogic
8 91 (2.99%) OpenStack
9 84 (2.76%) WebSphere
10 78 (2.57%) SharePoint
11 68 (2.24%) Confluence
12 50 (1.65%) CMS
13 47 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
14 41 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
14 41 (1.35%) Drupal
15 38 (1.25%) Lync
16 24 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
17 23 (0.76%) Zope
17 23 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 23 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 215 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 64 (2.11%) MS Office
3 35 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.30%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.099%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.066%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.066%) FastStats
7 1 (0.033%) HipChat
7 1 (0.033%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 48 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 28 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 26 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
5 24 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
6 17 (0.56%) Magento
7 16 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
7 16 (0.53%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 14 (0.46%) RMDS
9 12 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
10 7 (0.23%) SAP ERP
10 7 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
10 7 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (0.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 7 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 7 (0.23%) Eikon
10 7 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
10 7 (0.23%) Oracle FAH
11 6 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 393 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
3 55 (1.81%) Office 365
4 52 (1.71%) PaaS
5 51 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 44 (1.45%) SaaS
7 37 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
8 33 (1.09%) IaaS
9 31 (1.02%) Amazon S3
10 24 (0.79%) IBM PureFlex
11 19 (0.63%) Route 53
12 18 (0.59%) GitHub
13 14 (0.46%) Google Apps
14 13 (0.43%) Taleo
14 13 (0.43%) Responsys
15 12 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
16 11 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
16 11 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
17 10 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 8 (0.26%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 493 (16.22%) DNS
2 485 (15.96%) TCP/IP
2 485 (15.96%) Firewall
3 451 (14.84%) SAN
4 200 (6.58%) WAN
5 191 (6.28%) VPN
6 182 (5.99%) DHCP
7 178 (5.86%) LAN
8 162 (5.33%) Internet
9 152 (5.00%) LDAP
10 150 (4.94%) NAS
11 102 (3.36%) HTTP
12 93 (3.06%) SSL
13 89 (2.93%) Cisco ASA
14 76 (2.50%) SMTP
15 72 (2.37%) SNMP
15 72 (2.37%) iSCSI
16 70 (2.30%) BGP
16 70 (2.30%) IPsec
17 69 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 796 (26.19%) MySQL
2 402 (13.23%) SQL Server
3 280 (9.21%) Oracle Database
4 198 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 165 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
6 143 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 123 (4.05%) MongoDB
8 109 (3.59%) Hadoop
9 97 (3.19%) Big Data
10 95 (3.13%) RDBMS
11 70 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
12 65 (2.14%) NoSQL
13 57 (1.88%) DB2
14 55 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
15 49 (1.61%) Redis
15 49 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
16 41 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
17 35 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
18 32 (1.05%) Informix
19 31 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 235 (7.73%) Git (software)
2 208 (6.84%) Jenkins
3 206 (6.78%) Subversion
4 94 (3.09%) JIRA
5 76 (2.50%) Hudson
6 66 (2.17%) Maven
7 37 (1.22%) TeamCity
7 37 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 26 (0.86%) Ant
9 23 (0.76%) Selenium
10 21 (0.69%) JUnit
10 21 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
11 19 (0.63%) ProC
12 15 (0.49%) Emacs
13 14 (0.46%) InstallShield
14 12 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 11 (0.36%) Artifactory
16 9 (0.30%) PowerBuilder
16 9 (0.30%) Mercurial
17 7 (0.23%) Cucumber
General
1 689 (22.67%) Finance
2 233 (7.67%) Banking
3 208 (6.84%) Telecoms
4 114 (3.75%) Retail
5 74 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 67 (2.20%) Marketing
7 60 (1.97%) Games
8 51 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 41 (1.35%) Electronics
10 36 (1.18%) Legal
11 24 (0.79%) Billing
12 23 (0.76%) Investment Banking
13 20 (0.66%) Back Office
14 16 (0.53%) Law
15 15 (0.49%) Advertising
16 14 (0.46%) Online Betting
17 13 (0.43%) Publishing
18 11 (0.36%) Retail Banking
19 9 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
20 6 (0.20%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 777 (25.57%) Administrator
2 636 (20.93%) Systems Administrator
3 465 (15.30%) Linux Administrator
4 395 (13.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 352 (11.58%) Linux Engineer
6 264 (8.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 257 (8.46%) Architect
8 235 (7.73%) Systems Engineer
9 210 (6.91%) Developer
10 193 (6.35%) Support Engineer
11 178 (5.86%) Analyst
12 152 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 142 (4.67%) DBA
14 127 (4.18%) Java Developer
15 110 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
16 104 (3.42%) Linux Support
17 96 (3.16%) Oracle DBA
18 92 (3.03%) Linux Systems Engineer
19 91 (2.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
20 83 (2.73%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (8.56%) Web Services
2 175 (5.76%) LAMP
3 161 (5.30%) Middleware
4 108 (3.55%) XML
5 100 (3.29%) .NET
6 99 (3.26%) HTML
7 98 (3.22%) RabbitMQ
8 80 (2.63%) jQuery
9 67 (2.20%) Spring
10 65 (2.14%) J2EE
11 60 (1.97%) JSON
12 52 (1.71%) CSS
13 49 (1.61%) JMS
14 42 (1.38%) SOAP
15 40 (1.32%) HTML5
16 38 (1.25%) ActiveMQ
17 37 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
18 35 (1.15%) REST
19 34 (1.12%) JSP
19 34 (1.12%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 405 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 284 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
3 185 (6.09%) Clustering
4 147 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 129 (4.24%) Computer Science
6 69 (2.27%) Derivative
6 69 (2.27%) Private Cloud
7 66 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
8 62 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
9 58 (1.91%) Replication
10 48 (1.58%) Hedge funds
11 44 (1.45%) Statistics
11 44 (1.45%) EMC VNX
12 42 (1.38%) Public Cloud
13 35 (1.15%) CLARiiON
13 35 (1.15%) Wiki
14 34 (1.12%) Equities
15 29 (0.95%) DTV
16 28 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
17 27 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2796 (92.00%) Linux
2 1778 (58.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1263 (41.56%) Windows
4 809 (26.62%) CentOS
5 782 (25.73%) UNIX
6 459 (15.10%) Solaris
7 432 (14.22%) Ubuntu
8 391 (12.87%) Debian
8 391 (12.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 220 (7.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 190 (6.25%) AIX
10 190 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 142 (4.67%) SUSE
12 102 (3.36%) Fedora
13 92 (3.03%) Windows 7
14 86 (2.83%) HPUX
15 85 (2.80%) Oracle Linux
16 59 (1.94%) Windows 8
17 27 (0.89%) Mac OS X
18 25 (0.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (18.07%) DevOps
2 528 (17.37%) ITIL
3 424 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
4 390 (12.83%) Configuration Management
5 255 (8.39%) Open Source
6 251 (8.26%) Load Balancing
7 205 (6.75%) E-Commerce
8 191 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
9 165 (5.43%) Software Engineering
10 140 (4.61%) Performance Tuning
11 136 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 132 (4.34%) Project Management
13 121 (3.98%) Service Delivery
14 115 (3.78%) Change Management
15 114 (3.75%) Mentoring
16 95 (3.13%) Problem Management
17 89 (2.93%) Migration
18 88 (2.90%) SOA
19 79 (2.60%) Service Management
20 74 (2.44%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 846 (27.84%) Python
2 769 (25.30%) Perl
3 761 (25.04%) Bash Shell
4 668 (21.98%) Java
5 558 (18.36%) SQL
6 362 (11.91%) Ruby
7 360 (11.85%) PHP
8 285 (9.38%) Shell Script
9 222 (7.31%) PowerShell
10 142 (4.67%) JavaScript
11 113 (3.72%) C
12 95 (3.13%) C++
13 83 (2.73%) PL/SQL
14 58 (1.91%) C#
15 47 (1.55%) Korn
16 41 (1.35%) AWK
17 31 (1.02%) VBScript
18 28 (0.92%) VB
19 21 (0.69%) T-SQL
20 20 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 346 (11.39%) Degree
2 144 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
3 128 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 117 (3.85%) RHCE
5 111 (3.65%) Security Cleared
6 92 (3.03%) CCNA
7 87 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 68 (2.24%) MCSE
9 61 (2.01%) CCNP
10 56 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
10 56 (1.84%) SC Cleared
11 53 (1.74%) MCITP
12 47 (1.55%) ISEB
13 42 (1.38%) RHCSA
14 32 (1.05%) RHCA
15 31 (1.02%) DV Cleared
16 28 (0.92%) MCSA
17 21 (0.69%) CCIE
17 21 (0.69%) CISSP
17 21 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (3.13%) QA
2 58 (1.91%) SLA
3 49 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 28 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.49%) COBIT
6 11 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.033%) Basel II
8 1 (0.033%) HIPAA
System Software
1 829 (27.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 340 (11.19%) Active Directory
3 215 (7.07%) vSphere
4 143 (4.71%) KVM
5 138 (4.54%) Hyper-V
6 130 (4.28%) NFS
7 109 (3.59%) VMware ESX
8 94 (3.09%) Oracle RAC
9 91 (2.99%) Xen
10 90 (2.96%) iptables
11 89 (2.93%) XenApp
12 81 (2.67%) Postfix
12 81 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
13 79 (2.60%) XenServer
14 71 (2.34%) vCloud
15 61 (2.01%) Docker
16 58 (1.91%) Varnish
17 48 (1.58%) Samba
18 32 (1.05%) Squid
18 32 (1.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 842 (27.71%) Puppet
2 444 (14.61%) Opscode Chef
3 331 (10.89%) Nagios
4 161 (5.30%) Ansible
5 105 (3.46%) ZABBIX
6 78 (2.57%) NetBackup
7 76 (2.50%) Data Guard
8 67 (2.20%) Oracle RMAN
9 59 (1.94%) SCCM
10 55 (1.81%) Zenoss
11 44 (1.45%) Salt
11 44 (1.45%) Graphite
12 42 (1.38%) CFEngine
13 39 (1.28%) HAProxy
14 38 (1.25%) Cacti
14 38 (1.25%) Tivoli
15 34 (1.12%) logstash
16 33 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
17 32 (1.05%) Vagrant
17 32 (1.05%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1230 (40.47%) VMware
2 859 (28.27%) Oracle
3 554 (18.23%) Cisco
4 489 (16.09%) Microsoft
5 342 (11.25%) HP
6 280 (9.21%) Citrix
7 260 (8.56%) IBM
8 248 (8.16%) NetApp
9 140 (4.61%) EMC
10 129 (4.24%) Juniper
11 98 (3.22%) Sun
12 88 (2.90%) CheckPoint
13 84 (2.76%) Veritas
13 84 (2.76%) Splunk
14 81 (2.67%) Symantec
15 79 (2.60%) F5
16 74 (2.44%) Brocade
17 67 (2.20%) Google
18 63 (2.07%) SAP
19 57 (1.88%) SolarWinds
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