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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 72 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.17% 0.19% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 0.36% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.19%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
557 558 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.09% 51.71% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 453 478 459
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,778 £30,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £56,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +6 4 £75,000 -
Basildon - 3 £45,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £40,000 -
Colchester - 2 £45,000 -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Finance
3 19 (48.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (41.03%) Perl
4 16 (41.03%) Bash Shell
5 15 (38.46%) Oracle
6 14 (35.90%) Java
6 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (35.90%) VMware
6 14 (35.90%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (33.33%) Korn
7 13 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 12 (30.77%) SQL
8 12 (30.77%) AWK
8 12 (30.77%) Firewall
8 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Satellite
8 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 11 (28.21%) Apple iOS
9 11 (28.21%) Oracle CRM
9 11 (28.21%) Marketing
9 11 (28.21%) Magento
9 11 (28.21%) .NET
9 11 (28.21%) PHP
9 11 (28.21%) SAP
9 11 (28.21%) OO
9 11 (28.21%) CRM
9 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
9 11 (28.21%) JD Edwards
10 10 (25.64%) SLA

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (20.51%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle CRM
1 11 (28.21%) Magento
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.56%) PaaS
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) NAS
3 8 (20.51%) SAN
4 5 (12.82%) DNS
5 4 (10.26%) Internet
5 4 (10.26%) DHCP
5 4 (10.26%) SNMP
5 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.26%) SSH
5 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.13%) LDAP
7 1 (2.56%) HTTP
7 1 (2.56%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) OLTP
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) VisualVM
General
1 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 11 (28.21%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Automotive
4 2 (5.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Administrator
2 13 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Operations Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Release Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) IT Operations Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Web Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Support
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Web Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Open Source
1 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.56%) DataPower
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (58.97%) Windows
3 19 (48.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (28.21%) Apple iOS
5 9 (23.08%) UNIX
6 6 (15.38%) Ubuntu
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (7.69%) CentOS
9 2 (5.13%) Solaris
10 1 (2.56%) AIX
10 1 (2.56%) HPUX
10 1 (2.56%) Debian
10 1 (2.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (28.21%) OO
2 11 (28.21%) CRM
2 11 (28.21%) E-Commerce
3 9 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Migration
5 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.26%) Service Management
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.13%) Change Management
9 1 (2.56%) DevOps
9 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) Perl
1 16 (41.03%) Bash Shell
2 14 (35.90%) Java
3 13 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 13 (33.33%) Korn
4 12 (30.77%) AWK
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 11 (28.21%) PHP
6 3 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) RHCE
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) NFS
3 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.69%) vSphere
5 2 (5.13%) XenServer
5 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Satellite
1 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 4 (10.26%) SCOM
3 3 (7.69%) Opsview
4 2 (5.13%) Nagios
5 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.56%) Puppet
5 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle
2 14 (35.90%) VMware
3 11 (28.21%) SAP
3 11 (28.21%) JD Edwards
4 4 (10.26%) NetApp
4 4 (10.26%) JBoss
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) Splunk
6 2 (5.13%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) Sun
7 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.56%) F5