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 Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 17 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 Middlesex 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 43 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 4 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.08% 3.69% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 7.00% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 10
Average salary £37,500 £53,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.57% +6.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Vendors Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
182 257 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 49.19% 52.66% 44.53%
Number of salaries quoted 157 228 197
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
South East

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Middlesex

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 20 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (63.33%) Oracle
4 17 (56.67%) VMware
5 16 (53.33%) Windows
5 16 (53.33%) Internet
6 15 (50.00%) MySQL
6 15 (50.00%) Perl
7 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (46.67%) CentOS
7 14 (46.67%) Bash Shell
8 11 (36.67%) Firewall
8 11 (36.67%) Cisco
8 11 (36.67%) Puppet
9 10 (33.33%) SAN
9 10 (33.33%) Ruby
10 9 (30.00%) vSphere
10 9 (30.00%) NAS
11 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (26.67%) JBoss
11 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
11 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
11 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
11 8 (26.67%) VMware ESX
11 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (26.67%) vCloud
12 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
12 7 (23.33%) Clustering
12 7 (23.33%) DNS
12 7 (23.33%) Java

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 8 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) Jetty
3 4 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 4 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
5 1 (3.33%) Node.js
5 1 (3.33%) Confluence
5 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Heroku
2 4 (13.33%) Engine Yard
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.33%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Internet
2 11 (36.67%) Firewall
3 10 (33.33%) SAN
4 9 (30.00%) NAS
5 7 (23.33%) DNS
6 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (16.67%) VPN
7 5 (16.67%) LAN
7 5 (16.67%) VLAN
8 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
8 3 (10.00%) HTTP
9 2 (6.67%) WAN
10 1 (3.33%) LDAP
10 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) FishEye
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Games
2 5 (16.67%) Online Betting
3 4 (13.33%) Finance
4 3 (10.00%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Architect
2 9 (30.00%) Consultant
2 9 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Sales Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 8 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Solutions Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Lead Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Administrator
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) Linux Support
7 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) MCollective
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware
4 2 (6.67%) J2EE
5 1 (3.33%) CSS
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) JSON
5 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) N-Tier
1 8 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (23.33%) Clustering
3 5 (16.67%) Online Games
3 5 (16.67%) Social Media
4 4 (13.33%) Device Driver
5 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
7 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 20 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (53.33%) Windows
4 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (46.67%) CentOS
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 5 (16.67%) Scientific Linux
7 4 (13.33%) UNIX
8 3 (10.00%) Solaris
9 1 (3.33%) AIX
9 1 (3.33%) HPUX
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (16.67%) Scrum
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) High Availability
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Change Control
5 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
6 2 (6.67%) Logistics
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Build Automation
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Perl
2 14 (46.67%) Bash Shell
3 10 (33.33%) Ruby
4 7 (23.33%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) Python
6 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (13.33%) Korn
8 2 (6.67%) SQL
9 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) RHCE
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) vSphere
2 8 (26.67%) VMware ESX
2 8 (26.67%) vCloud
3 4 (13.33%) XenApp
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) NFS
5 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (6.67%) XenServer
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.33%) Samba
6 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) Nagios
3 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (13.33%) Cobbler
5 3 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.33%) Ansible
6 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
6 1 (3.33%) CFEngine
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle
2 17 (56.67%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) Cisco
4 8 (26.67%) JBoss
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix
6 3 (10.00%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) McAfee
6 3 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 3 (10.00%) Sun
7 2 (6.67%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.67%) Foundry
8 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) SAP