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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 86 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 15 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.14% 1.56% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 2.70% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 11
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
597 815 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.36% 57.84% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 458 653 457
Average salary £44,500 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.26% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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
Brentwood -21 3 £80,000 +52.38%
Colchester -9 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (81.25%) Linux
1 26 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Oracle
3 17 (53.13%) DNS
3 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
4 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (50.00%) IIS
4 16 (50.00%) Perl
4 16 (50.00%) JBoss
5 15 (46.88%) WebLogic
5 15 (46.88%) IBM
5 15 (46.88%) IBM SmartCloud
5 15 (46.88%) vCloud
5 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
6 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 14 (43.75%) OpenStack
6 14 (43.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (43.75%) ITIL
6 14 (43.75%) VMware
7 13 (40.63%) UNIX
7 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
7 13 (40.63%) Puppet
7 13 (40.63%) F5
7 13 (40.63%) GlassFish
7 13 (40.63%) Load Balancing

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 16 (50.00%) IIS
1 16 (50.00%) JBoss
1 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (46.88%) WebSphere
2 15 (46.88%) WebLogic
3 14 (43.75%) OpenStack
4 13 (40.63%) GlassFish
5 2 (6.25%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 16 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (46.88%) IBM SmartCloud
3 14 (43.75%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) DNS
2 12 (37.50%) BIG-IP
3 7 (21.88%) SAN
4 5 (15.63%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) Multicast
6 1 (3.13%) LAN
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) BGP
6 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.13%) Firewall
6 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
2 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.88%) MySQL
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Subversion
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Administrator
2 6 (18.75%) Server Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) DBA
3 5 (15.63%) MySQL DBA
4 4 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Server Support
7 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.13%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (15.63%) Replication
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
1 5 (15.63%) Statistics
2 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Linux
1 26 (81.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) UNIX
4 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.75%) Solaris
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) HPUX
6 1 (3.13%) Debian
6 1 (3.13%) Fedora
6 1 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 13 (40.63%) Load Balancing
3 12 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps
4 6 (18.75%) Change Management
5 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.63%) BCP
5 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
5 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
5 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.13%) Network Management
8 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Perl
2 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
3 13 (40.63%) Bash Shell
4 12 (37.50%) Korn
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) MCSE
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) RHCE
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) vCloud
2 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 12 (37.50%) vSphere
4 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Puppet
1 13 (40.63%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (37.50%) Ansible
3 5 (15.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle
2 15 (46.88%) IBM
3 14 (43.75%) VMware
4 13 (40.63%) F5
5 12 (37.50%) SaltStack
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.63%) Sun
6 5 (15.63%) HP
6 5 (15.63%) Citrix
6 5 (15.63%) NetApp
6 5 (15.63%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Splunk
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds