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 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 - 65 70
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.88% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.58% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £41,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.34%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%
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
195 317 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.40% 55.71% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 165 270 247
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,050 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) HPUX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) Firmware
2 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Nagios
3 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) LAMP
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Brocade

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) SNMP
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) HPUX Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) HPUX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Brocade