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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
England / North West
Rank 178 152 202
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +50
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 71 77 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 1.39% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 3.41% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 51 51 31
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%

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
2580 2256 3008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.51% 40.77% 43.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2107 1871 2570
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,913 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Red Hat as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -45 43 £48,750 +39.28% 5
Merseyside +10 17 £43,349 +8.37% 1
Cheshire +8 8 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 3 £35,000 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 118 (91.47%) Linux
2 80 (62.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 46 (35.66%) Unix
4 43 (33.33%) Windows
5 40 (31.01%) Puppet
6 39 (30.23%) Oracle
6 39 (30.23%) Microsoft
7 36 (27.91%) CentOS
8 34 (26.36%) Perl
8 34 (26.36%) Opscode Chef
8 34 (26.36%) Windows Server
9 31 (24.03%) Java
9 31 (24.03%) Python
9 31 (24.03%) Amazon AWS
10 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (22.48%) VMware
11 28 (21.71%) SQL
11 28 (21.71%) DevOps
12 27 (20.93%) ITIL
13 26 (20.16%) SAN
13 26 (20.16%) Jenkins
14 25 (19.38%) Docker
14 25 (19.38%) Shell Script
14 25 (19.38%) Finance
14 25 (19.38%) Ruby
15 23 (17.83%) Ansible
16 22 (17.05%) Configuration Management
17 19 (14.73%) HPUX
18 17 (13.18%) Nagios
18 17 (13.18%) PowerShell

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (12.40%) Tomcat
2 15 (11.63%) OpenStack
3 14 (10.85%) Apache
4 12 (9.30%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.20%) JBoss
6 7 (5.43%) IIS
6 7 (5.43%) WebLogic
7 6 (4.65%) CloudStack
8 4 (3.10%) nginx
8 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.10%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.33%) Confluence
9 3 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.78%) Zimbra
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (24.03%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.43%) OpenShift
4 6 (4.65%) IaaS
4 6 (4.65%) PaaS
5 4 (3.10%) Office 365
6 3 (2.33%) SaaS
7 2 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.55%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.78%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.16%) SAN
2 14 (10.85%) Firewall
3 7 (5.43%) DNS
4 5 (3.88%) LDAP
4 5 (3.88%) SSL
5 4 (3.10%) LAN
5 4 (3.10%) Skype
5 4 (3.10%) VPN
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.33%) DHCP
6 3 (2.33%) VoIP
7 2 (1.55%) BGP
7 2 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.55%) Internet
7 2 (1.55%) IPv4
7 2 (1.55%) NAS
7 2 (1.55%) OpenVPN
7 2 (1.55%) WAN
8 1 (0.78%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.75%) MySQL
1 10 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.33%) Big Data
3 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.55%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 26 (20.16%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.75%) Maven
3 8 (6.20%) JIRA
4 7 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (5.43%) Hudson
4 7 (5.43%) TeamCity
5 6 (4.65%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.10%) Bitbucket
6 4 (3.10%) GoCD
7 3 (2.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.55%) Subversion
8 2 (1.55%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.78%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.78%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.78%) Gradle
9 1 (0.78%) JUnit
9 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.78%) Selenium
9 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 14 (10.85%) Banking
3 9 (6.98%) Games
4 5 (3.88%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (3.88%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.88%) Retail
5 4 (3.10%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (26.36%) Linux Engineer
2 21 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (14.73%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (11.63%) Administrator
5 14 (10.85%) Developer
5 14 (10.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.08%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 13 (10.08%) Support Engineer
6 13 (10.08%) Windows Engineer
7 12 (9.30%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (9.30%) Unix Engineer
8 10 (7.75%) Java Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (6.98%) IT Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) Java Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 8 (6.20%) Consultant
11 7 (5.43%) Applications Support
12 6 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (4.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.75%) XML
2 9 (6.98%) J2SE
2 9 (6.98%) Servlets
3 8 (6.20%) Grails
4 7 (5.43%) XSLT
5 6 (4.65%) HTML
5 6 (4.65%) J2EE
6 5 (3.88%) .NET
6 5 (3.88%) Web Services
7 4 (3.10%) CSS
7 4 (3.10%) JSON
8 3 (2.33%) HTML5
8 3 (2.33%) Play Framework
8 3 (2.33%) REST
9 2 (1.55%) DOM
9 2 (1.55%) LAMP
9 2 (1.55%) SAX
9 2 (1.55%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.78%) EJB
10 1 (0.78%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) Clustering
2 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.65%) iPad
5 4 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.33%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.55%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 118 (91.47%) Linux
2 80 (62.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 46 (35.66%) Unix
4 43 (33.33%) Windows
5 36 (27.91%) CentOS
6 34 (26.36%) Windows Server
7 19 (14.73%) HPUX
8 15 (11.63%) Debian
9 11 (8.53%) Solaris
10 10 (7.75%) Ubuntu
11 7 (5.43%) Fedora
11 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (3.10%) AIX
13 4 (3.10%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.78%) SUSE
14 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.48%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.71%) DevOps
3 27 (20.93%) ITIL
4 22 (17.05%) Configuration Management
5 17 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (12.40%) Mentoring
6 16 (12.40%) Scrum
7 15 (11.63%) Open Source
7 15 (11.63%) Service Management
8 11 (8.53%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.98%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.98%) High Availability
10 8 (6.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (6.20%) Problem Management
11 7 (5.43%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.65%) DSDM
12 6 (4.65%) Load Balancing
12 6 (4.65%) Load Testing
12 6 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.36%) Perl
2 31 (24.03%) Java
2 31 (24.03%) Python
3 28 (21.71%) SQL
4 25 (19.38%) Ruby
4 25 (19.38%) Shell Script
5 17 (13.18%) PowerShell
6 16 (12.40%) Bash Shell
7 13 (10.08%) PHP
8 10 (7.75%) Korn
9 9 (6.98%) Go
10 6 (4.65%) Groovy
10 6 (4.65%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.88%) C++
12 4 (3.10%) Bourne shell
13 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.33%) Scala
14 2 (1.55%) XPath
15 1 (0.78%) AWK
15 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.20%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.20%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.43%) RHCSA
4 5 (3.88%) Degree
5 4 (3.10%) CCNA
5 4 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.10%) RHCE
6 3 (2.33%) MCSE
6 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) LPIC
7 1 (0.78%) MCTS
7 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 25 (19.38%) Docker
2 16 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.30%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (6.20%) PowerHA
5 7 (5.43%) Active Directory
5 7 (5.43%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.43%) vSphere
6 6 (4.65%) Xen
6 6 (4.65%) XenServer
7 4 (3.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (3.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.55%) Postfix
9 2 (1.55%) qmail
9 2 (1.55%) Varnish
10 1 (0.78%) Ceph
10 1 (0.78%) iptables
10 1 (0.78%) KVM
10 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 40 (31.01%) Puppet
2 34 (26.36%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (17.83%) Ansible
4 17 (13.18%) Nagios
5 12 (9.30%) Terraform
6 8 (6.20%) Failover Clustering
7 7 (5.43%) CFEngine
8 5 (3.88%) NetBackup
8 5 (3.88%) Packer
9 4 (3.10%) Backup Exec
9 4 (3.10%) Cobbler
9 4 (3.10%) HP SIM
9 4 (3.10%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (3.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 4 (3.10%) SCCM
9 4 (3.10%) Tivoli
9 4 (3.10%) WSUS
10 3 (2.33%) Salt
10 3 (2.33%) SCOM
11 2 (1.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 39 (30.23%) Microsoft
1 39 (30.23%) Oracle
2 29 (22.48%) VMware
3 16 (12.40%) HP
4 12 (9.30%) Veritas
5 8 (6.20%) Cisco
5 8 (6.20%) Dell
5 8 (6.20%) Hitachi
6 7 (5.43%) Google
7 6 (4.65%) EnterpriseDB
8 5 (3.88%) Citrix
8 5 (3.88%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.10%) GFI Software
9 4 (3.10%) SaltStack
9 4 (3.10%) Sophos
9 4 (3.10%) Sun
9 4 (3.10%) Symantec
10 3 (2.33%) Aquila
11 2 (1.55%) InterSystems
11 2 (1.55%) NetApp
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