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 Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Kent 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 101 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 12 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.94% 0.16% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 0.36% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £80,000 £46,250 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.97% -3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £39,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £112,000 £53,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
649 549 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.70% 45.15% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 496 463 316
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 3 - -
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (71.43%) UNIX
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) AIX
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
7 5 (35.71%) Perl
7 5 (35.71%) Apache
7 5 (35.71%) IBM
7 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
8 4 (28.57%) SRDF
8 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (28.57%) Data Guard
8 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (28.57%) HACMP
8 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (28.57%) Veritas
8 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (28.57%) Replication
8 4 (28.57%) DNS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP xMII
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) LDAP
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 12c
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (14.29%) DB2
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
5 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Oracle DBA
1 5 (35.71%) DBA
1 5 (35.71%) Senior DBA
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
1 1 (7.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) HACMP
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (71.43%) UNIX
4 7 (50.00%) AIX
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Solaris
7 3 (21.43%) Debian
8 1 (7.14%) SUSE
8 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (21.43%) OCP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (28.57%) SRDF
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (21.43%) Varnish
3 3 (21.43%) Squid
4 2 (14.29%) NFS
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
2 4 (28.57%) Data Guard
3 3 (21.43%) Nagios
3 3 (21.43%) Puppet
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (7.14%) OpenView
4 1 (7.14%) Control-M
4 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) Veritas
3 4 (28.57%) EMC
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Infoblox
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (7.14%) Sun
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Dell