The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 98 93 114
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 46 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.86% 1.79% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% 3.35% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 23
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,400 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1346 1134 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.36% 53.41% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 837 1054
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Red Hat
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Watford -8 20 £48,500 -19.16% 2
Welwyn Garden City +10 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Hemel Hempstead -11 6 £30,000 -23.56%
Stevenage - 1 - -
Red Hat
East of England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 88 (94.62%) Linux
2 42 (45.16%) Apache
3 38 (40.86%) SQL
3 38 (40.86%) Finance
4 36 (38.71%) VMware
4 36 (38.71%) Oracle
5 35 (37.63%) MySQL
6 34 (36.56%) DNS
7 31 (33.33%) HTTP
7 31 (33.33%) CentOS
8 27 (29.03%) ITIL
9 26 (27.96%) HP
10 25 (26.88%) Retail
10 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (26.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
11 24 (25.81%) Tomcat
11 24 (25.81%) Java
12 22 (23.66%) Cisco
13 21 (22.58%) Firewall
13 21 (22.58%) DHCP
14 20 (21.51%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (21.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 20 (21.51%) LAN
14 20 (21.51%) WAN
14 20 (21.51%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (20.43%) E-Commerce
15 19 (20.43%) UNIX
15 19 (20.43%) Games
15 19 (20.43%) Telecoms

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 42 (45.16%) Apache
2 24 (25.81%) Tomcat
3 20 (21.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 18 (19.35%) CMS
5 13 (13.98%) Lync
6 8 (8.60%) WebLogic
7 6 (6.45%) IIS
8 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
8 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
8 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
9 4 (4.30%) Tuxedo
9 4 (4.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (4.30%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (4.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (4.30%) iPlanet
9 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (4.30%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) PaaS
2 12 (12.90%) IaaS
3 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (36.56%) DNS
2 31 (33.33%) HTTP
3 21 (22.58%) Firewall
3 21 (22.58%) DHCP
4 20 (21.51%) LAN
4 20 (21.51%) WAN
5 18 (19.35%) SAN
6 13 (13.98%) Internet
7 6 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (6.45%) NAS
8 5 (5.38%) LDAP
8 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.30%) SSL
10 3 (3.23%) SSH
11 2 (2.15%) IPv4
11 2 (2.15%) VPN
11 2 (2.15%) MPLS
11 2 (2.15%) Wireless
11 2 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.63%) MySQL
2 20 (21.51%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (10.75%) Oracle Database
4 9 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 9 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.08%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (1.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) PowerBuilder
General
1 38 (40.86%) Finance
2 25 (26.88%) Retail
3 19 (20.43%) Games
3 19 (20.43%) Telecoms
4 18 (19.35%) Online Betting
5 7 (7.53%) Marketing
6 4 (4.30%) Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (40.86%) Administrator
2 36 (38.71%) Systems Administrator
3 29 (31.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 29 (31.18%) Linux Administrator
4 19 (20.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 19 (20.43%) Architect
5 18 (19.35%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 18 (19.35%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (17.20%) IT Architect
7 9 (9.68%) SQL Developer
7 9 (9.68%) PL/SQL Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) LAMP
2 5 (5.38%) Middleware
3 4 (4.30%) Web Services
3 4 (4.30%) .NET
3 4 (4.30%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (4.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (2.15%) J2EE
5 1 (1.08%) REST
5 1 (1.08%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.08%) SAP XI
5 1 (1.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Online Games
2 16 (17.20%) Management Information System
2 16 (17.20%) Visualisation
3 9 (9.68%) Kindle
3 9 (9.68%) Open Source
4 6 (6.45%) Replication
5 4 (4.30%) Clustering
5 4 (4.30%) PKI
6 2 (2.15%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 88 (94.62%) Linux
2 31 (33.33%) CentOS
3 25 (26.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (20.43%) UNIX
5 16 (17.20%) Windows
6 11 (11.83%) Ubuntu
7 8 (8.60%) Solaris
8 6 (6.45%) AIX
9 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.23%) HPUX
11 2 (2.15%) OpenBSD
11 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.08%) SUSE
12 1 (1.08%) Debian
12 1 (1.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) ITIL
2 20 (21.51%) Performance Tuning
3 19 (20.43%) E-Commerce
3 19 (20.43%) Service Delivery
4 16 (17.20%) Change Management
4 16 (17.20%) Information Security
5 7 (7.53%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.38%) Project Management
6 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.30%) Service Management
7 4 (4.30%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (4.30%) Time Management
8 3 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.15%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.15%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.15%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (40.86%) SQL
2 24 (25.81%) Java
3 14 (15.05%) PHP
4 12 (12.90%) Shell Script
5 9 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 8 (8.60%) Perl
6 8 (8.60%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.30%) Python
7 4 (4.30%) VB
7 4 (4.30%) Jython
7 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.23%) Bourne shell
8 3 (3.23%) C-shell
9 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (18.28%) CCNA
2 5 (5.38%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.08%) CCSA
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.08%) RHCE
3 1 (1.08%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.08%) HND
3 1 (1.08%) MCSE
3 1 (1.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (26.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (18.28%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
4 9 (9.68%) vSphere
5 8 (8.60%) VMware ESX
6 7 (7.53%) KVM
6 7 (7.53%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (3.23%) Xen
8 2 (2.15%) Snort
8 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.08%) XenApp
9 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.08%) vCloud
9 1 (1.08%) Squid
9 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) Puppet
2 3 (3.23%) ZABBIX
2 3 (3.23%) BMC Performance Manager
2 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.15%) Nagios
4 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.08%) Ansible
4 1 (1.08%) SCOM
4 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (38.71%) VMware
1 36 (38.71%) Oracle
2 26 (27.96%) HP
3 24 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 22 (23.66%) Cisco
5 17 (18.28%) CheckPoint
6 12 (12.90%) ProCurve
7 7 (7.53%) Sun
8 6 (6.45%) IBM
8 6 (6.45%) BMC
9 5 (5.38%) NetApp
9 5 (5.38%) JBoss
10 4 (4.30%) CommVault
10 4 (4.30%) WatchGuard
10 4 (4.30%) 3PAR
11 3 (3.23%) NetIQ
11 3 (3.23%) Sybase
11 3 (3.23%) EMC
12 2 (2.15%) SAP
12 2 (2.15%) Citrix
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