The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 41 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 8 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.13% 5.89% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 4.79% 11.07% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 12
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Red Hat
Merseyside

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

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
167 253 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 44.41% 53.26% 47.75%
Number of salaries quoted 138 224 204
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,750 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Liverpool

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (69.23%) UNIX
3 9 (69.23%) HPUX
3 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 9 (69.23%) Shell Script
4 8 (61.54%) HP
5 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
5 7 (53.85%) Firmware
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) Nagios
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Wealth Management
6 4 (30.77%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) DB2
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) EAI
7 3 (23.08%) SOA
7 3 (23.08%) Middleware
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) Change Management
7 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (23.08%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) LAMP
8 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (15.38%) SNMP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Release Manager
3 3 (23.08%) HPUX Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Testing Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (69.23%) HPUX
3 9 (69.23%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Wealth Management
2 3 (23.08%) EAI
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Shell Script
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade