The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 69 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 3 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.43% 1.31% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 2.64% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 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
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
287 417 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 41.12% 49.82% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 200 353 262
Average salary £41,066 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.06% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,583
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Red Hat
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leicester +23 3 £41,000 +2.50%
Red Hat
East Midlands

Red Hat
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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