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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 69 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 8 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.98% 2.29% 3.92%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 5.91% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 27
Average salary £37,250 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £35,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
370 254 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 45.45% 38.72% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 276 224 348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
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 19 September 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 -13 8 £37,250 -9.14% 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle
3 13 (59.09%) MySQL
3 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
4 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (50.00%) Apache
5 11 (50.00%) SUSE
6 9 (40.91%) Solaris
7 8 (36.36%) ITIL
7 8 (36.36%) UNIX
8 7 (31.82%) Windows
9 6 (27.27%) Perl
9 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) IBM
9 6 (27.27%) Tivoli
9 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
10 5 (22.73%) DICOM
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (22.73%) PACS
10 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (22.73%) Service Management
10 5 (22.73%) Change Management
10 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
10 5 (22.73%) Smartcard
10 5 (22.73%) Java
11 4 (18.18%) Python
11 4 (18.18%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) MySQL
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Linux Support
3 6 (27.27%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Linux Server Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Server Support
3 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Server Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Server Support Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (22.73%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (22.73%) Administrator
4 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Smartcard
1 5 (22.73%) PACS
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (50.00%) SUSE
4 9 (40.91%) Solaris
5 8 (36.36%) UNIX
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) CentOS
8 3 (13.64%) Debian
9 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
10 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (4.55%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Perl
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) DICOM
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) KVM
3 1 (4.55%) Samba
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Tivoli
2 3 (13.64%) Puppet
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) Zenoss
4 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Rackspace