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 West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 199 175 197
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +22
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 56 66 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.98% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 2.17% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 30 59 58
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,700 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3238 3047 3653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.53% 45.45% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2757 2550 3215
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in the North West

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in the North West

Red Hat
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Manchester +5 41 £42,750 +3.01% 4
Lancashire -9 11 £32,000 -34.35% 2
Cheshire -10 4 £38,750 -0.64%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 136 (95.77%) Linux
2 103 (72.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 65 (45.77%) Windows
4 47 (33.10%) Oracle
5 43 (30.28%) VMware
6 41 (28.87%) Java
7 40 (28.17%) UNIX
8 39 (27.46%) MySQL
8 39 (27.46%) SAN
9 38 (26.76%) Oracle Database
10 35 (24.65%) HP
10 35 (24.65%) WebSphere
11 34 (23.94%) WebSphere MQ
11 34 (23.94%) Tomcat
12 33 (23.24%) Solaris
12 33 (23.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 32 (22.54%) Apache
14 31 (21.83%) JMS
14 31 (21.83%) XML
15 30 (21.13%) SQL Server
15 30 (21.13%) Cisco
16 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
16 28 (19.72%) XSLT
16 28 (19.72%) HPUX
17 27 (19.01%) EMC
17 27 (19.01%) Juniper
18 26 (18.31%) XPath
19 25 (17.61%) IBM
19 25 (17.61%) Symantec
20 24 (16.90%) XML Schema

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 35 (24.65%) WebSphere
2 34 (23.94%) Tomcat
3 32 (22.54%) Apache
4 18 (12.68%) MS Exchange
5 16 (11.27%) WebLogic
6 15 (10.56%) nginx
7 9 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (4.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (4.93%) Lync
8 7 (4.93%) IIS
8 7 (4.93%) SharePoint
9 6 (4.23%) Confluence
10 3 (2.11%) JBoss
11 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Edge Animate
2 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.70%) SAP xMII
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) Office 365
2 2 (1.41%) GitHub
2 2 (1.41%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.46%) SAN
2 23 (16.20%) HTTP
3 18 (12.68%) WAN
4 13 (9.15%) TCP/IP
5 10 (7.04%) VPN
5 10 (7.04%) LAN
6 9 (6.34%) DNS
6 9 (6.34%) SNMP
7 8 (5.63%) RIP
7 8 (5.63%) MPLS
7 8 (5.63%) OSPF
7 8 (5.63%) BGP
7 8 (5.63%) Junos
8 7 (4.93%) Broadband
9 6 (4.23%) FTP
10 5 (3.52%) AMQP
11 4 (2.82%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.11%) Unified Communications
12 3 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (2.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.46%) MySQL
2 38 (26.76%) Oracle Database
3 30 (21.13%) SQL Server
4 22 (15.49%) Relational Database
5 20 (14.08%) RDBMS
6 18 (12.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (11.97%) DB2
8 16 (11.27%) Oracle Exadata
9 14 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (7.75%) Hazelcast
11 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (16.90%) Maven
2 11 (7.75%) Eclipse
3 8 (5.63%) JIRA
4 7 (4.93%) JUnit
5 6 (4.23%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.52%) Gradle
7 4 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.82%) Subversion
8 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.41%) Redmine
9 2 (1.41%) Ant
9 2 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.70%) Aptana Studio
10 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.70%) Sublime Text
General
1 18 (12.68%) Finance
2 10 (7.04%) Games
3 8 (5.63%) Back Office
4 7 (4.93%) Retail
5 4 (2.82%) Banking
6 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (23.94%) Developer
2 30 (21.13%) Java Developer
3 26 (18.31%) Linux Engineer
4 20 (14.08%) Architect
5 19 (13.38%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (11.27%) Infrastructure Architect
6 16 (11.27%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 14 (9.86%) Analyst
8 11 (7.75%) DBA
8 11 (7.75%) Administrator
9 10 (7.04%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (6.34%) MySQL DBA
11 8 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (5.63%) Senior DBA
11 8 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.63%) Senior MySQL DBA
12 7 (4.93%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.93%) Support Engineer
12 7 (4.93%) Team Leader
12 7 (4.93%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.94%) WebSphere MQ
2 31 (21.83%) XML
2 31 (21.83%) JMS
3 28 (19.72%) XSLT
4 24 (16.90%) XML Schema
4 24 (16.90%) Grails
5 23 (16.20%) SAX
5 23 (16.20%) Spring
5 23 (16.20%) DOM
6 19 (13.38%) J2SE
6 19 (13.38%) Servlets
6 19 (13.38%) Middleware
7 16 (11.27%) J2EE
8 13 (9.15%) Web Services
9 6 (4.23%) Java EE
9 6 (4.23%) JSON
10 5 (3.52%) HTML
10 5 (3.52%) SOAP
10 5 (3.52%) EJB
11 4 (2.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.27%) FlexPod
2 14 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.75%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.82%) Clustering
4 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.82%) Open Source
5 1 (0.70%) HP Superdome
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 136 (95.77%) Linux
2 103 (72.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 65 (45.77%) Windows
4 40 (28.17%) UNIX
5 33 (23.24%) Solaris
6 28 (19.72%) HPUX
7 22 (15.49%) SUSE
8 21 (14.79%) AIX
9 20 (14.08%) Android
10 17 (11.97%) CentOS
11 16 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (11.27%) OS/400
11 16 (11.27%) zOS
12 14 (9.86%) Debian
13 13 (9.15%) Ubuntu
14 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.70%) Tru64
15 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.49%) Mentoring
2 20 (14.08%) E-Commerce
3 19 (13.38%) Business Continuity
4 18 (12.68%) Software Engineering
5 16 (11.27%) Coaching
5 16 (11.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (9.86%) Configuration Management
7 13 (9.15%) Project Management
8 11 (7.75%) Change Management
9 10 (7.04%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.63%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.93%) Strategic Planning
13 6 (4.23%) Scrum
13 6 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (4.23%) ITIL
14 5 (3.52%) UML
14 5 (3.52%) OOA/OOD
14 5 (3.52%) SOA
14 5 (3.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (28.87%) Java
2 26 (18.31%) XPath
3 20 (14.08%) SQL
4 15 (10.56%) Shell Script
5 12 (8.45%) Perl
6 11 (7.75%) PHP
7 9 (6.34%) Bash Shell
8 8 (5.63%) Python
9 5 (3.52%) Ruby
9 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.41%) C
12 2 (1.41%) C#
12 2 (1.41%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.41%) XQuery
13 1 (0.70%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.70%) VB
13 1 (0.70%) VBA
13 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.15%) CCNA
1 13 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.04%) LPIC
3 8 (5.63%) JNCIA
4 7 (4.93%) RHCA
4 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.93%) RHCE
5 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.41%) RHCSA
6 2 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.41%) Degree
6 2 (1.41%) CCNP
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.41%) CCDP
7 1 (0.70%) OCP
7 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.70%) IBM AIX Certification
7 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.97%) QA
2 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.41%) SLA
4 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (23.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (14.08%) Hyper-V
3 18 (12.68%) KVM
4 14 (9.86%) Firmware
5 10 (7.04%) Active Directory
5 10 (7.04%) vSphere
6 8 (5.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (5.63%) MetaFrame
6 8 (5.63%) XenApp
7 5 (3.52%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (1.41%) Samba
8 2 (1.41%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.41%) Varnish
9 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.70%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.70%) Xen
9 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.70%) NFS
9 1 (0.70%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 18 (12.68%) Tivoli
2 10 (7.04%) Puppet
3 7 (4.93%) WhatsUp Gold
3 7 (4.93%) HP SIM
3 7 (4.93%) Nagios
3 7 (4.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (4.93%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.93%) WSUS
3 7 (4.93%) SCCM
4 6 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.52%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.41%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.70%) Cacti
7 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.70%) Opsview
7 1 (0.70%) Legato
Vendors
1 47 (33.10%) Oracle
2 43 (30.28%) VMware
3 35 (24.65%) HP
4 30 (21.13%) Cisco
5 28 (19.72%) Microsoft
6 27 (19.01%) Juniper
6 27 (19.01%) EMC
7 25 (17.61%) IBM
7 25 (17.61%) Symantec
8 20 (14.08%) NetApp
9 17 (11.97%) Brocade
10 16 (11.27%) CheckPoint
10 16 (11.27%) BMC
10 16 (11.27%) CA
11 9 (6.34%) Citrix
11 9 (6.34%) Dell
12 8 (5.63%) AppSense
13 7 (4.93%) Sophos
14 6 (4.23%) Atlassian
15 3 (2.11%) Percona
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