The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 93 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 4 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.99% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 1.90% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 7
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £48,150 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £69,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
Red Hat
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
465 578 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.31% 52.21% 45.14%
Number of salaries quoted 420 497 395
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Kent

Red Hat
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Whitstable - 2 £32,000 - 1
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) UNIX
2 9 (69.23%) AIX
2 9 (69.23%) Solaris
2 9 (69.23%) Perl
2 9 (69.23%) Python
2 9 (69.23%) Veritas
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) LDAP
4 5 (38.46%) HACMP
4 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
4 5 (38.46%) NFS
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (38.46%) Puppet
4 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Big Data
5 4 (30.77%) Kanban
5 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 4 (30.77%) Control-M
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) OpenView

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LDAP
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) LTE
3 1 (7.69%) CDMA
3 1 (7.69%) GSM
3 1 (7.69%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
2 3 (23.08%) PyUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Mockito
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) QA Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) HACMP
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (30.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (69.23%) UNIX
2 9 (69.23%) AIX
2 9 (69.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Kanban
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Code Coverage
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Investment Management
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Python
1 9 (69.23%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Jython
4 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (38.46%) NFS
2 5 (38.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (30.77%) OpenView
2 4 (30.77%) Control-M
2 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Veritas
2 5 (38.46%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Sun
3 3 (23.08%) Tableau
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 6 days ago