The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 65 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 8 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.17% 0.71% 3.82%
As % of the Vendors category 2.65% 1.99% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 22
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
Red Hat
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
302 201 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.35% 35.64% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 248 140 216
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in the North East

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in the North East

Red Hat
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Tyne and Wear -12 6 £47,500 +46.15%
Teesside - 1 £30,000 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) Middleware
4 4 (30.77%) CentOS
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 3 (23.08%) DICOM
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (23.08%) Smartcard
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (23.08%) PACS
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) MySQL
5 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) AquaLogic
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) SSH
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX Support
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Java Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) Memcached
4 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Smartcard
2 3 (23.08%) PACS
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) HACMP
4 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) CentOS
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Debian
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Security
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) IBM AIX Certification
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) DICOM
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) GPFS
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) OpenView
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) Cacti
2 1 (7.69%) logstash
2 1 (7.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Percona
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft