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 Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 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 Manchester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 141 144 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 45 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.11% 1.10% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 2.33% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 44
Average salary £38,500 £36,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £24,975
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1805 1935 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.60% 47.16% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1619 1513
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Manchester

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Manchester

Red Hat
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +10 17 £34,000 +17.24% 1
Altrincham - 5 £33,125 - 1
Cheadle - 2 - -
Rochdale - 2 £24,500 -
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 76 (98.70%) Linux
2 37 (48.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (42.86%) UNIX
4 31 (40.26%) Solaris
4 31 (40.26%) VMware
5 25 (32.47%) Oracle
6 24 (31.17%) MySQL
7 22 (28.57%) Apache
7 22 (28.57%) CentOS
8 21 (27.27%) Windows
9 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (23.38%) Tomcat
11 17 (22.08%) Middleware
12 16 (20.78%) SAN
12 16 (20.78%) DNS
12 16 (20.78%) EMC
12 16 (20.78%) Web Services
13 15 (19.48%) Symantec
13 15 (19.48%) Puppet
13 15 (19.48%) Infrastructure Management
14 14 (18.18%) Oracle Database
14 14 (18.18%) WebSphere
15 13 (16.88%) Cisco
15 13 (16.88%) IBM
15 13 (16.88%) RDBMS
15 13 (16.88%) Business Continuity
15 13 (16.88%) Cloud Computing
15 13 (16.88%) Relational Database
16 12 (15.58%) Tivoli
17 11 (14.29%) Firewall

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 22 (28.57%) Apache
2 18 (23.38%) Tomcat
3 14 (18.18%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.49%) OpenStack
5 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.30%) IIS
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.30%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.30%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.30%) CloudFront
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) SAN
1 16 (20.78%) DNS
2 11 (14.29%) Firewall
2 11 (14.29%) WAN
3 9 (11.69%) LAN
4 7 (9.09%) Internet
5 5 (6.49%) DHCP
6 4 (5.19%) LDAP
7 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.60%) 802.11
8 2 (2.60%) Wireless
8 2 (2.60%) WLAN
9 1 (1.30%) IPv4
9 1 (1.30%) IPv6
9 1 (1.30%) HTTP
9 1 (1.30%) VoIP
9 1 (1.30%) Network Security
9 1 (1.30%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) MySQL
2 14 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 13 (16.88%) RDBMS
3 13 (16.88%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.60%) DB2
7 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.60%) NUnit
2 2 (2.60%) Subversion
2 2 (2.60%) Selenium
2 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.60%) JUnit
2 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (5.19%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Retail
2 2 (2.60%) Electronics
2 2 (2.60%) Military
2 2 (2.60%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Consultant
1 15 (19.48%) Administrator
2 14 (18.18%) Linux Consultant
2 14 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 14 (18.18%) Architect
3 13 (16.88%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (12.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (11.69%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.90%) Linux Support
8 3 (3.90%) UNIX Support
8 3 (3.90%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) Middleware
2 16 (20.78%) Web Services
3 6 (7.79%) HTML
4 5 (6.49%) CSS
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.60%) Cocoa
5 2 (2.60%) MFC
6 1 (1.30%) LAMP
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Clustering
2 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.60%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.30%) Firmware
4 1 (1.30%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.30%) PDA
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 76 (98.70%) Linux
2 37 (48.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (42.86%) UNIX
4 31 (40.26%) Solaris
5 22 (28.57%) CentOS
6 21 (27.27%) Windows
7 9 (11.69%) AIX
7 9 (11.69%) HPUX
8 7 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (7.79%) Debian
10 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.90%) SUSE
12 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.60%) Android
12 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.60%) zOS
12 2 (2.60%) Fedora
12 2 (2.60%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) Infrastructure Management
2 13 (16.88%) Business Continuity
3 8 (10.39%) ITIL
4 7 (9.09%) ERP
5 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.49%) Service Management
7 4 (5.19%) Migration
8 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.90%) Scrum
8 3 (3.90%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.90%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.90%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.90%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (3.90%) High Availability
9 2 (2.60%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.60%) Information Management
9 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.60%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.60%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.29%) Python
1 11 (14.29%) PHP
2 8 (10.39%) SQL
2 8 (10.39%) Java
3 7 (9.09%) Perl
3 7 (9.09%) Ruby
4 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.79%) C
5 5 (6.49%) C++
5 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.49%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.90%) VBScript
7 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.60%) VC++
8 1 (1.30%) C#
8 1 (1.30%) Jython
8 1 (1.30%) Korn
8 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) RHCE
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.90%) MCSE
3 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.60%) MCSA
5 1 (1.30%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) ACSP
5 1 (1.30%) ACTC
5 1 (1.30%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.90%) Squid
2 3 (3.90%) vCloud
2 3 (3.90%) vSphere
2 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.60%) KVM
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.30%) Xen
4 1 (1.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) Puppet
2 12 (15.58%) Tivoli
3 7 (9.09%) Nagios
4 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.90%) WSUS
4 3 (3.90%) SCCM
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 31 (40.26%) VMware
2 25 (32.47%) Oracle
3 16 (20.78%) EMC
4 15 (19.48%) Symantec
5 13 (16.88%) Cisco
5 13 (16.88%) IBM
6 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
6 9 (11.69%) HP
7 6 (7.79%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.19%) Citrix
9 3 (3.90%) BMC
9 3 (3.90%) NetApp
9 3 (3.90%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.60%) Meru Networks
10 2 (2.60%) Brocade
10 2 (2.60%) CA
10 2 (2.60%) Juniper
10 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.30%) JBoss
11 1 (1.30%) Sybase
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago