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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 196 176 215
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +39
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 57 73 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.88% 1.05% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 2.40% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 57 33
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,501 £33,700 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £68,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +3.65%
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
2914 3039 3313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.02% 43.85% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2427 2801
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
Manchester -7 45 £35,000 -18.60% 6
Cheshire -7 6 £46,250 -33.92% 5
Merseyside +12 5 £23,168 -42.08% 5
Lancashire -16 1 £37,500 +1.01%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 103 (86.55%) Linux
2 56 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 53 (44.54%) Windows
4 46 (38.66%) Oracle
4 46 (38.66%) VMware
5 41 (34.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (33.61%) Solaris
7 38 (31.93%) MySQL
8 36 (30.25%) AIX
9 34 (28.57%) CentOS
10 33 (27.73%) SUSE
10 33 (27.73%) Apache
11 32 (26.89%) SAN
11 32 (26.89%) Oracle Database
12 31 (26.05%) Cisco
13 30 (25.21%) IBM
13 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
14 29 (24.37%) WebSphere
14 29 (24.37%) Relational Database
15 28 (23.53%) HP
15 28 (23.53%) HPUX
16 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
16 27 (22.69%) RDBMS
16 27 (22.69%) Juniper
17 26 (21.85%) WebSphere MQ
17 26 (21.85%) UNIX
17 26 (21.85%) KVM
18 25 (21.01%) Mentoring
18 25 (21.01%) NetApp
19 24 (20.17%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 33 (27.73%) Apache
2 29 (24.37%) WebSphere
3 23 (19.33%) WebLogic
4 21 (17.65%) nginx
5 11 (9.24%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.04%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.36%) OpenStack
7 4 (3.36%) Jetty
7 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.52%) JBoss
9 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.68%) Lync
10 1 (0.84%) WordPress
10 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.84%) IIS
10 1 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.33%) IBM PureFlex
2 8 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.20%) Amazon S3
3 5 (4.20%) Route 53
3 5 (4.20%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (2.52%) SaaS
4 3 (2.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (26.89%) SAN
2 22 (18.49%) DNS
3 15 (12.61%) Firewall
4 12 (10.08%) FTP
5 8 (6.72%) Network Security
6 5 (4.20%) HTTP
7 4 (3.36%) DHCP
7 4 (3.36%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.52%) SNMP
8 3 (2.52%) SSL
8 3 (2.52%) WAN
8 3 (2.52%) LAN
9 2 (1.68%) VoIP
9 2 (1.68%) LDAP
9 2 (1.68%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (1.68%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.84%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.84%) NAS
10 1 (0.84%) SSH
10 1 (0.84%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.93%) MySQL
2 32 (26.89%) Oracle Database
3 29 (24.37%) Relational Database
4 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
4 27 (22.69%) RDBMS
5 23 (19.33%) Oracle Exadata
5 23 (19.33%) DB2
6 20 (16.81%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.20%) Big Data
8 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.84%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.84%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Maven
2 8 (6.72%) JUnit
2 8 (6.72%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.04%) Subversion
4 5 (4.20%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.20%) Hudson
5 4 (3.36%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.52%) Redmine
7 2 (1.68%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (1.68%) Selenium
7 2 (1.68%) Log4j
7 2 (1.68%) Ant
8 1 (0.84%) Gradle
General
1 5 (4.20%) Finance
2 2 (1.68%) Retail
2 2 (1.68%) Back Office
3 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (27.73%) Architect
2 23 (19.33%) Solutions Architect
2 23 (19.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 23 (19.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 21 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (15.13%) Administrator
5 16 (13.45%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (12.61%) Linux Administrator
7 14 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (8.40%) Linux Support
8 10 (8.40%) Developer
8 10 (8.40%) Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) Support Engineer
9 9 (7.56%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) Support Analyst
10 8 (6.72%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (6.72%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 7 (5.88%) Consultant
12 6 (5.04%) Technical Architect
12 6 (5.04%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.85%) WebSphere MQ
2 23 (19.33%) Middleware
2 23 (19.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 17 (14.29%) XML
4 14 (11.76%) Web Services
5 12 (10.08%) J2EE
5 12 (10.08%) LAMP
6 6 (5.04%) XSLT
7 5 (4.20%) jQuery
7 5 (4.20%) J2SE
7 5 (4.20%) Servlets
8 4 (3.36%) HTML
9 3 (2.52%) CSS
9 3 (2.52%) SOAP
9 3 (2.52%) XSD
9 3 (2.52%) JMS
9 3 (2.52%) Java SE
9 3 (2.52%) Grails
9 3 (2.52%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.17%) Data Centre
2 23 (19.33%) FlexPod
3 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.72%) Derivative
3 8 (6.72%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.36%) Replication
4 4 (3.36%) Clustering
5 3 (2.52%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.68%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.84%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (86.55%) Linux
2 56 (47.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 53 (44.54%) Windows
4 40 (33.61%) Solaris
5 36 (30.25%) AIX
6 34 (28.57%) CentOS
7 33 (27.73%) SUSE
8 28 (23.53%) HPUX
9 26 (21.85%) UNIX
10 23 (19.33%) OS/400
10 23 (19.33%) zOS
11 20 (16.81%) Debian
12 17 (14.29%) Ubuntu
13 8 (6.72%) Mac OS
14 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
15 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
16 4 (3.36%) Windows 7
16 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (2.52%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.01%) Mentoring
2 23 (19.33%) Coaching
2 23 (19.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 23 (19.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 23 (19.33%) Business Continuity
3 17 (14.29%) Open Source
4 11 (9.24%) Load Balancing
4 11 (9.24%) DevOps
5 10 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.72%) SOA
6 8 (6.72%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.88%) ITIL
7 7 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.04%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (5.04%) Data Management
8 6 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.04%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (4.20%) Performance Testing
9 5 (4.20%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.33%) Java
2 21 (17.65%) PHP
2 21 (17.65%) SQL
3 17 (14.29%) Python
4 15 (12.61%) Perl
5 11 (9.24%) Ruby
6 9 (7.56%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.04%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.20%) AWK
9 5 (4.20%) sed
9 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.36%) C++
11 3 (2.52%) XPath
12 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.84%) C#
13 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) RHCE
1 15 (12.61%) Degree
2 12 (10.08%) RHCA
3 3 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.52%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.52%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.52%) CCNA
4 2 (1.68%) CISSP
4 2 (1.68%) MCSE
4 2 (1.68%) CCNP
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.68%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.68%) MCITP
4 2 (1.68%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (1.68%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (1.68%) HP ASE
5 1 (0.84%) NCDA
5 1 (0.84%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.84%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (34.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (21.85%) KVM
3 23 (19.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.52%) NFS
4 3 (2.52%) Varnish
4 3 (2.52%) Ceph
4 3 (2.52%) iptables
5 2 (1.68%) Docker
5 2 (1.68%) Dovecot
5 2 (1.68%) Openswan
5 2 (1.68%) SpamAssassin
5 2 (1.68%) OpenSIPS
5 2 (1.68%) Corosync
5 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.68%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.68%) Xen
5 2 (1.68%) Postfix
5 2 (1.68%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.68%) XenServer
5 2 (1.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (19.33%) Tivoli
2 20 (16.81%) Puppet
3 11 (9.24%) Nagios
4 8 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.20%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.52%) Ansible
6 3 (2.52%) logstash
7 2 (1.68%) Rsyslog
7 2 (1.68%) Bacula
7 2 (1.68%) yum
7 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (1.68%) Cacti
7 2 (1.68%) Munin
7 2 (1.68%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.84%) Plesk
8 1 (0.84%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.84%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.84%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.84%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.84%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 46 (38.66%) Oracle
1 46 (38.66%) VMware
2 31 (26.05%) Cisco
3 30 (25.21%) IBM
3 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
4 28 (23.53%) HP
5 27 (22.69%) Juniper
6 25 (21.01%) NetApp
7 24 (20.17%) CheckPoint
7 24 (20.17%) EMC
8 23 (19.33%) BMC
8 23 (19.33%) CA
8 23 (19.33%) Symantec
8 23 (19.33%) Brocade
9 6 (5.04%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.36%) RightScale
11 3 (2.52%) Citrix
11 3 (2.52%) Percona
12 2 (1.68%) RedPrairie
12 2 (1.68%) Sophos
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Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Flex-Time
Posted: 2 days ago
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: Excellent
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Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
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Salary: competitive
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