The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 54 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 6 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.51% 1.45% 2.28%
As % of the Vendors category 5.61% 3.70% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 10
Average salary £35,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% +4.37%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
Red Hat
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
107 216 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.95% 39.27% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 91 170 133
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -14.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,340 £24,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Apache
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Puppet
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 3 (33.33%) systemd
5 3 (33.33%) MariaDB
5 3 (33.33%) Varnish
5 3 (33.33%) HAProxy
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 3 (33.33%) qmail
5 3 (33.33%) Postfix
5 3 (33.33%) nginx
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) SSL
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) CMS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (66.67%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (33.33%) CMS
2 3 (33.33%) Zope
2 3 (33.33%) Plone
2 3 (33.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) SSL
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) qmail
1 3 (33.33%) Postfix
1 3 (33.33%) Varnish
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 3 (33.33%) systemd
3 3 (33.33%) HAProxy
4 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) IBM