The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 42 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 15 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.30% 1.33% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 6.70% 2.96% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 5
Average salary £23,168 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.66% +16.27%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
224 270 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 49.23% 44.93% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 162 215 263
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Merseyside

Red Hat
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Liverpool +13 9 £23,584 -52.83% 1
Southport - 5 - -
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) Degree
4 11 (45.83%) SAN
5 10 (41.67%) Mac OS
6 8 (33.33%) J2EE
7 6 (25.00%) UNIX
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) CentOS
8 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
8 5 (20.83%) QA
8 5 (20.83%) Selenium
8 5 (20.83%) Maven
8 5 (20.83%) Ruby
8 5 (20.83%) Open Source
8 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
8 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
8 5 (20.83%) Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
8 5 (20.83%) Black-Box Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Selenium IDE
8 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
8 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
8 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.83%) SUSE
8 5 (20.83%) Log4j

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (20.83%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Ant
1 5 (20.83%) JUnit
1 5 (20.83%) Log4j
1 5 (20.83%) Maven
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Support Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Linux Support
2 6 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (25.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) QA Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) J2EE
2 5 (20.83%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) J2SE
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Mac OS
4 6 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (20.83%) SUSE
5 5 (20.83%) CentOS
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Performance Testing
1 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
1 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
1 5 (20.83%) Open Source
1 5 (20.83%) Software Architecture
1 5 (20.83%) Test Strategy
1 5 (20.83%) Analytics
1 5 (20.83%) Black-Box Testing
1 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
1 5 (20.83%) Perl
1 5 (20.83%) Python
1 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
1 5 (20.83%) Ruby
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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