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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 83 92 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 10 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.01% 0.092% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 0.24% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £62,500 - £44,750
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 - £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
518 413 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.17% 38.13% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 426 362 343
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram 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 30 September 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
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
West Malling - 1 £47,500 - 2
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (76.47%) Apache
3 13 (76.47%) Perl
4 12 (70.59%) MySQL
4 12 (70.59%) Solaris
4 12 (70.59%) Puppet
5 11 (64.71%) Ruby
5 11 (64.71%) Java
6 10 (58.82%) Finance
7 9 (52.94%) Firewall
7 9 (52.94%) SAN
7 9 (52.94%) AIX
7 9 (52.94%) JBoss
7 9 (52.94%) UNIX
7 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (47.06%) DevOps
8 8 (47.06%) Windows
8 8 (47.06%) PHP
8 8 (47.06%) Python
8 8 (47.06%) IBM
9 7 (41.18%) Veritas
9 7 (41.18%) Sun
9 7 (41.18%) OpenView
9 7 (41.18%) HP
9 7 (41.18%) Dell
9 7 (41.18%) Control-M
9 7 (41.18%) NetBackup
9 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) Apache
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 9 (52.94%) SAN
2 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) LDAP
4 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (35.29%) VLAN
5 5 (29.41%) DHCP
5 5 (29.41%) HTTP
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) SMTP
7 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
7 2 (11.76%) IPsec
7 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 2 (11.76%) VRRP
7 2 (11.76%) SSL
8 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (17.65%) WebLOAD
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 4 (23.53%) Marketing
4 3 (17.65%) Legal
5 1 (5.88%) Publishing
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Manager
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Head of User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior UNIX Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) YAML
2 2 (11.76%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) HACMP
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (70.59%) Solaris
4 9 (52.94%) AIX
4 9 (52.94%) UNIX
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) CentOS
7 3 (17.65%) OS/400
8 2 (11.76%) Debian
8 2 (11.76%) OpenBSD
8 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
8 2 (11.76%) SELinux
8 2 (11.76%) FreeBSD
9 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Line Management
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) SIEM
7 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Perl
2 11 (64.71%) Ruby
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) PHP
3 8 (47.06%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) NFS
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.76%) Squid
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.76%) KVM
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Puppet
2 9 (52.94%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (41.18%) OpenView
3 7 (41.18%) Control-M
3 7 (41.18%) NetBackup
4 2 (11.76%) Nagios
4 2 (11.76%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) JBoss
2 8 (47.06%) IBM
3 7 (41.18%) Sun
3 7 (41.18%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) Dell
3 7 (41.18%) Veritas
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Riverbed
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Websense
6 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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