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 Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Merseyside 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 66 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 3 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.46% 0.16% 2.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 0.37% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 13
Average salary £41,000 - £40,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 - £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
302 269 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 46.60% 44.17% 51.65%
Number of salaries quoted 250 231 321
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
North West

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 25 July 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
(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 +5 3 £41,000 -
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) Java
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) DB2
2 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 12 (85.71%) EAI
2 12 (85.71%) SOA
2 12 (85.71%) Middleware
2 12 (85.71%) Project Management
2 12 (85.71%) Change Management
2 12 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 12 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Release Management
3 9 (64.29%) Integration Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (35.71%) Load Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Subversion
4 5 (35.71%) QA
4 5 (35.71%) Use Case
4 5 (35.71%) TIBCO
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Release Manager
2 9 (64.29%) Test Manager
3 8 (57.14%) Integration Manager
4 7 (50.00%) Test Team Leader
4 7 (50.00%) Team Leader
4 7 (50.00%) Testing Manager
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
1 12 (85.71%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) HPUX
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) EAI
1 12 (85.71%) SOA
1 12 (85.71%) Project Management
1 12 (85.71%) Change Management
1 12 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Release Management
2 9 (64.29%) Integration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Change Control
3 5 (35.71%) Load Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) HP