The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 51 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 3 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.76% 1.69% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 3.06% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%
Red Hat
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
166 294 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 42.13% 55.06% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 130 244 160
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Leicester

Red Hat
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco