The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 81 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 20 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.46% 0.76% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 2.89% 1.44% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 7
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
Red Hat
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
692 555 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.66% 52.41% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 525 429 340
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,950 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Essex

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Essex

Red Hat
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Brentwood -19 7 £40,000 -23.80%
Colchester - 4 £47,500 -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (77.78%) Windows
4 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
4 19 (52.78%) VMware
4 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (41.67%) Perl
5 15 (41.67%) DNS
6 14 (38.89%) ITIL
6 14 (38.89%) Tomcat
7 13 (36.11%) Oracle
7 13 (36.11%) WebLogic
7 13 (36.11%) IIS
7 13 (36.11%) JBoss
7 13 (36.11%) WebSphere
7 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
8 12 (33.33%) UNIX
8 12 (33.33%) IBM
8 12 (33.33%) SAN
8 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 12 (33.33%) vCloud
8 12 (33.33%) OpenStack
8 12 (33.33%) IBM SmartCloud
9 11 (30.56%) Finance
9 11 (30.56%) Load Balancing
9 11 (30.56%) GlassFish
9 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
9 11 (30.56%) vSphere
9 11 (30.56%) F5

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (38.89%) Tomcat
2 13 (36.11%) WebSphere
2 13 (36.11%) WebLogic
2 13 (36.11%) IIS
2 13 (36.11%) JBoss
3 12 (33.33%) OpenStack
4 11 (30.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) DNS
2 12 (33.33%) SAN
3 10 (27.78%) BIG-IP
4 7 (19.44%) NAS
5 5 (13.89%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.78%) MPLS
6 1 (2.78%) BGP
6 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.78%) Firewall
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.78%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Subversion
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Support
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Server Support
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
1 5 (13.89%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (77.78%) Windows
4 12 (33.33%) UNIX
4 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.67%) Solaris
6 3 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) AIX
8 1 (2.78%) HPUX
8 1 (2.78%) Debian
8 1 (2.78%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Load Balancing
3 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 7 (19.44%) Change Management
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 5 (13.89%) Business Continuity
6 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
6 5 (13.89%) BCP
6 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.33%) Service Management
8 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
9 1 (2.78%) Network Architecture
9 1 (2.78%) Network Management
9 1 (2.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Perl
2 13 (36.11%) Bash Shell
3 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 10 (27.78%) Korn
5 6 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) MCSE
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (33.33%) vCloud
3 11 (30.56%) vSphere
3 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.78%) XenServer
5 1 (2.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Puppet
1 10 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (27.78%) Ansible
2 5 (13.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) VMware
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle
3 12 (33.33%) IBM
4 11 (30.56%) F5
5 10 (27.78%) SaltStack
6 6 (16.67%) Citrix
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
7 5 (13.89%) Sun
7 5 (13.89%) HP
7 5 (13.89%) Symantec
7 5 (13.89%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.78%) Splunk
8 1 (2.78%) Juniper
8 1 (2.78%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco