The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 50 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 12 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.35% 2.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.80% 5.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 0
Average salary £32,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%
Red Hat
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
250 198 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 49.02% 44.80% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 220 167 199
Average salary £35,170 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Lancashire

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Red Hat
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Preston - 6 £32,000 - 1
Burnley - 2 £38,750 - 1
Chorley -3 1 £50,000 -
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Ubuntu
3 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 12 (80.00%) Juniper
4 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
5 9 (60.00%) WAN
5 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (60.00%) Project Management
6 8 (53.33%) Change Management
6 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
6 8 (53.33%) JNCIA
6 8 (53.33%) LPIC
6 8 (53.33%) RIP
6 8 (53.33%) CCNA
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (53.33%) MPLS
6 8 (53.33%) OSPF
6 8 (53.33%) BGP
6 8 (53.33%) Junos
7 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (33.33%) Games
8 5 (33.33%) Retail
8 5 (33.33%) Broadband
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
10 2 (13.33%) CentOS
10 2 (13.33%) Firewall
10 2 (13.33%) Apache
10 2 (13.33%) MySQL

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP xMII
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) RIP
3 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 8 (53.33%) OSPF
3 8 (53.33%) BGP
3 8 (53.33%) Junos
4 5 (33.33%) Broadband
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (6.67%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Operations Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (40.00%) Network Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Operations Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Ubuntu
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 2 (13.33%) AIX
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) FreeBSD
5 1 (6.67%) SUSE
5 1 (6.67%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Change Management
3 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) JNCIA
1 8 (53.33%) LPIC
1 8 (53.33%) CCNA
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.67%) Postfix
1 1 (6.67%) Sendmail
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Varnish
1 1 (6.67%) Corosync
1 1 (6.67%) KVM
1 1 (6.67%) Ceph
1 1 (6.67%) Dovecot
1 1 (6.67%) Openswan
1 1 (6.67%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (6.67%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) Cacti
2 1 (6.67%) Munin
2 1 (6.67%) yum
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (6.67%) logstash
2 1 (6.67%) Rsyslog
2 1 (6.67%) Bacula
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
1 12 (80.00%) Juniper
2 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Percona
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burnley, Lancashire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 p/annum
Posted: 2 days ago