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 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 1 August 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 North East 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 63 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 9 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.08% 1.62% 2.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 4.01% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 18
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
372 274 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.82% 40.29% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 301 242 362
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Tyne and Wear 0 9 £41,750 +4.37% 3
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (75.00%) MySQL
3 16 (66.67%) Apache
4 14 (58.33%) Oracle
5 13 (54.17%) SUSE
5 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (54.17%) Oracle Database
6 11 (45.83%) Solaris
7 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (29.17%) IBM
8 7 (29.17%) Tivoli
8 7 (29.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 7 (29.17%) ITIL
9 6 (25.00%) UNIX
10 5 (20.83%) Perl
10 5 (20.83%) CentOS
11 4 (16.67%) Ruby
11 4 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) Python
11 4 (16.67%) DNS
11 4 (16.67%) Cisco
12 3 (12.50%) DHCP
12 3 (12.50%) Java
12 3 (12.50%) SQL
12 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
12 3 (12.50%) Nagios
12 3 (12.50%) Smartcard
12 3 (12.50%) Service Management
12 3 (12.50%) Change Management
12 3 (12.50%) PACS

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) OSPF
4 1 (4.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) MySQL
2 13 (54.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Linux Support
3 8 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (33.33%) Administrator
4 7 (29.17%) Linux Support Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Server Support
4 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Server Support Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Linux Server Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Server Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) XML
1 1 (4.17%) JSON
1 1 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Smartcard
1 3 (12.50%) PACS
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) SUSE
2 13 (54.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (45.83%) Solaris
4 6 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (20.83%) CentOS
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (8.33%) Debian
7 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Perl
2 4 (16.67%) Ruby
2 4 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) DICOM
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (8.33%) KVM
2 2 (8.33%) XenServer
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Tivoli
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 3 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) Zenoss
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) IBM
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago