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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 80 87 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 25 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.06% 1.32% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category 4.58% 2.49% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 9
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
546 682 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.98% 52.87% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 385 535 420
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Basildon - 17 - -
Brentwood -2 2 £85,000 +88.88%
Harlow - 2 £37,500 -
Colchester -22 1 £50,000 -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (81.48%) Unix
4 20 (74.07%) ITIL
5 19 (70.37%) Oracle
5 19 (70.37%) Cisco
5 19 (70.37%) TOGAF
6 18 (66.67%) Project Management
6 18 (66.67%) JBoss
7 17 (62.96%) Solaris
7 17 (62.96%) PRINCE2
7 17 (62.96%) Apache
7 17 (62.96%) LDAP
7 17 (62.96%) Juniper
7 17 (62.96%) Sun Certification
7 17 (62.96%) Service Delivery
7 17 (62.96%) SaaS
7 17 (62.96%) PaaS
7 17 (62.96%) IaaS
7 17 (62.96%) RHCSA
7 17 (62.96%) Data Centre
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
9 6 (22.22%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
10 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 4 (14.81%) VMware
11 4 (14.81%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (14.81%) Degree
11 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (11.11%) Metasploit

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 18 (66.67%) JBoss
2 17 (62.96%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (62.96%) IaaS
1 17 (62.96%) PaaS
1 17 (62.96%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.70%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) LDAP
2 3 (11.11%) NAS
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) VoIP
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Designer
1 12 (44.44%) Solutions Designer
2 9 (33.33%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Designer
4 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Unix Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Automation Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Excel Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (81.48%) Unix
4 17 (62.96%) Solaris
5 6 (22.22%) Windows
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) ITIL
2 19 (70.37%) TOGAF
3 18 (66.67%) Project Management
4 17 (62.96%) PRINCE2
4 17 (62.96%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.81%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
7 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
8 1 (3.70%) Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
1 2 (7.41%) Python
1 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) Korn
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) RHCSA
1 17 (62.96%) Sun Certification
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) CEH
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) CISM
3 3 (11.11%) CISSP
3 3 (11.11%) MCSE
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.11%) RHCE
3 3 (11.11%) SANS
4 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (7.41%) ISO27002
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Nessus
1 3 (11.11%) QRadar
1 3 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (7.41%) Nexpose
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
1 19 (70.37%) Oracle
2 17 (62.96%) Juniper
3 4 (14.81%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) ArcSight
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 3 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
5 1 (3.70%) Software AG