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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 98 90 107
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 3 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.27% 1.75% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 3.54% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 2
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £37,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £70,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
506 508 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.04% 49.37% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 429 457 403
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £56,000 £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 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 13 February 2016.

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 13 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
Chatham - 1 - -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (25.00%) PyUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Mockito
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
4 2 (25.00%) JUnit

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) CDMA
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) GSM
1 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
1 1 (12.50%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Mockito
2 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (25.00%) PyUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Code Coverage
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Jython
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) iptables
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Nagios
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) VeriFone