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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 95 101 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -28
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 15 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.30% 0.17% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 0.41% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £45,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
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
575 487 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.83% 40.48% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 515 438 319
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Maidstone - 5 £37,500 - 1
West Malling - 4 £45,000 -
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (92.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (72.00%) IBM
4 17 (68.00%) HP
5 16 (64.00%) VMware
6 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (52.00%) Windows
8 12 (48.00%) SAN
9 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
10 10 (40.00%) Finance
11 9 (36.00%) Perl
11 9 (36.00%) MySQL
11 9 (36.00%) UNIX
11 9 (36.00%) AIX
11 9 (36.00%) Solaris
11 9 (36.00%) DNS
11 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (36.00%) vSphere
11 9 (36.00%) Puppet
11 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (32.00%) Apache
12 8 (32.00%) Veritas
12 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
12 8 (32.00%) DevOps
13 7 (28.00%) Oracle
13 7 (28.00%) LDAP
13 7 (28.00%) NFS
13 7 (28.00%) Sun
13 7 (28.00%) OpenView

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (32.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) SAN
2 9 (36.00%) DNS
3 7 (28.00%) LDAP
4 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (20.00%) VLAN
5 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) SMTP
7 2 (8.00%) HTTP
7 2 (8.00%) SSL
7 2 (8.00%) Internet
7 2 (8.00%) VRRP
7 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (8.00%) IPsec
8 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Legal
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (28.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Build Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior UNIX Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) YAML
2 2 (8.00%) Memcached
2 2 (8.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) HACMP
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (92.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (52.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) AIX
4 9 (36.00%) Solaris
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (36.00%) UNIX
5 7 (28.00%) CentOS
6 2 (8.00%) FreeBSD
6 2 (8.00%) Debian
6 2 (8.00%) OpenBSD
6 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (28.00%) Migration
3 6 (24.00%) Operations Management
4 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 2 (8.00%) Line Management
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Perl
2 6 (24.00%) PHP
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (16.00%) Ruby
4 4 (16.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (36.00%) vSphere
3 7 (28.00%) NFS
4 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (16.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Squid
6 2 (8.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
1 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (28.00%) OpenView
2 7 (28.00%) Control-M
2 7 (28.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (8.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) IBM
2 17 (68.00%) HP
3 16 (64.00%) VMware
4 8 (32.00%) Veritas
5 7 (28.00%) Dell
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle
5 7 (28.00%) Sun
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
8 3 (12.00%) Citrix
9 1 (4.00%) Symantec
9 1 (4.00%) Websense
9 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
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