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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 168 175 158
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 87 64 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 0.93% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.62% 2.05% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61 58 86
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3320 3120 3780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.18% 45.46% 51.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2612 2646 3254
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 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 16 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
Manchester +17 60 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Cheshire -19 16 £32,500 -8.45% 6
Merseyside +3 9 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Lancashire +1 1 £41,500 +50.90%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 144 (91.14%) Linux
2 112 (70.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 79 (50.00%) Windows
4 61 (38.61%) Java
5 49 (31.01%) Tomcat
6 47 (29.75%) UNIX
7 44 (27.85%) MySQL
8 40 (25.32%) Oracle
8 40 (25.32%) CentOS
9 38 (24.05%) Apache
9 38 (24.05%) JMS
10 37 (23.42%) VMware
10 37 (23.42%) WebSphere
11 34 (21.52%) SQL
12 33 (20.89%) Web Services
12 33 (20.89%) XML
12 33 (20.89%) HP
13 32 (20.25%) SAN
14 31 (19.62%) Spring
15 30 (18.99%) WebSphere MQ
15 30 (18.99%) XSLT
16 29 (18.35%) DOM
16 29 (18.35%) SAX
16 29 (18.35%) XML Schema
16 29 (18.35%) XPath
16 29 (18.35%) Android
16 29 (18.35%) Grails
17 28 (17.72%) Maven
17 28 (17.72%) HTTP
17 28 (17.72%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 49 (31.01%) Tomcat
2 38 (24.05%) Apache
3 37 (23.42%) WebSphere
4 12 (7.59%) Confluence
5 11 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (6.96%) MS Exchange
6 9 (5.70%) nginx
6 9 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (4.43%) Lync
7 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.43%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.80%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.27%) IIS
10 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.63%) Node.js
11 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.63%) iPlanet
Applications
1 5 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.06%) Office 365
2 5 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.27%) Route 53
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.25%) SAN
2 28 (17.72%) HTTP
3 21 (13.29%) DNS
4 13 (8.23%) LAN
4 13 (8.23%) WAN
5 10 (6.33%) VPN
6 9 (5.70%) AMQP
6 9 (5.70%) SNMP
6 9 (5.70%) SMTP
7 7 (4.43%) DHCP
8 5 (3.16%) Wireshark
8 5 (3.16%) tcpdump
8 5 (3.16%) Internet
9 4 (2.53%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.90%) Firewall
10 3 (1.90%) LDAP
10 3 (1.90%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.27%) FTP
11 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (27.85%) MySQL
2 25 (15.82%) Oracle Database
3 19 (12.03%) Hazelcast
4 17 (10.76%) DB2
5 13 (8.23%) Relational Database
5 13 (8.23%) RDBMS
5 13 (8.23%) SQL Server
6 12 (7.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (6.96%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (3.80%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.27%) Big Data
9 2 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.63%) Redis
10 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (17.72%) Maven
2 12 (7.59%) JIRA
3 11 (6.96%) Eclipse
4 10 (6.33%) Mercurial
5 9 (5.70%) Gradle
5 9 (5.70%) JUnit
6 6 (3.80%) Subversion
7 4 (2.53%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.90%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.27%) Hudson
10 1 (0.63%) Aptana Studio
10 1 (0.63%) Sublime Text
10 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Workshop
10 1 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (14.56%) Finance
2 7 (4.43%) Games
3 6 (3.80%) Back Office
4 5 (3.16%) Local Government
5 4 (2.53%) Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (24.68%) Developer
2 36 (22.78%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.03%) Administrator
4 15 (9.49%) Systems Administrator
4 15 (9.49%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (8.86%) Linux Administrator
6 13 (8.23%) Team Leader
6 13 (8.23%) Analyst
7 11 (6.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) Release Manager
9 9 (5.70%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.70%) Architect
9 9 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.06%) DBA
11 7 (4.43%) Operations Team Leader
11 7 (4.43%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.43%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (24.05%) JMS
2 33 (20.89%) Web Services
2 33 (20.89%) XML
3 31 (19.62%) Spring
4 30 (18.99%) WebSphere MQ
4 30 (18.99%) XSLT
5 29 (18.35%) DOM
5 29 (18.35%) SAX
5 29 (18.35%) XML Schema
5 29 (18.35%) Grails
6 24 (15.19%) J2SE
6 24 (15.19%) Servlets
7 19 (12.03%) Middleware
8 11 (6.96%) .NET
9 10 (6.33%) HTML
9 10 (6.33%) JSON
9 10 (6.33%) Java EE
10 9 (5.70%) J2EE
10 9 (5.70%) EJB
10 9 (5.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.49%) Firmware
3 6 (3.80%) Replication
3 6 (3.80%) FlexPod
3 6 (3.80%) Open Source
4 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.90%) Clustering
5 3 (1.90%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.27%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.63%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.63%) Statistics
7 1 (0.63%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 144 (91.14%) Linux
2 112 (70.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 79 (50.00%) Windows
4 47 (29.75%) UNIX
5 40 (25.32%) CentOS
6 29 (18.35%) Android
7 22 (13.92%) Solaris
8 20 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (10.76%) HPUX
10 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (8.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (6.96%) SUSE
11 11 (6.96%) AIX
12 9 (5.70%) Ubuntu
13 7 (4.43%) Debian
14 6 (3.80%) OS/400
14 6 (3.80%) zOS
15 3 (1.90%) Fedora
16 2 (1.27%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.82%) Software Engineering
2 20 (12.66%) E-Commerce
3 18 (11.39%) Change Management
4 17 (10.76%) Configuration Management
4 17 (10.76%) ITIL
5 16 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (10.13%) Business Continuity
5 16 (10.13%) Mentoring
6 13 (8.23%) SOA
7 12 (7.59%) Scrum
7 12 (7.59%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.70%) Coaching
9 9 (5.70%) Strategic Planning
9 9 (5.70%) Software Testing
9 9 (5.70%) Project Management
9 9 (5.70%) EAI
10 8 (5.06%) Service Management
10 8 (5.06%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.43%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (38.61%) Java
2 34 (21.52%) SQL
3 29 (18.35%) XPath
4 21 (13.29%) Perl
5 16 (10.13%) PHP
5 16 (10.13%) Shell Script
6 14 (8.86%) Bash Shell
7 13 (8.23%) Ruby
8 11 (6.96%) Python
9 9 (5.70%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.90%) C
11 2 (1.27%) COBOL
11 2 (1.27%) VBScript
11 2 (1.27%) Scala
12 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.63%) Jython
12 1 (0.63%) Korn
12 1 (0.63%) VBA
12 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.33%) Degree
2 10 (6.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.27%) MCSE
4 2 (1.27%) RHCA
5 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) LPIC
5 1 (0.63%) CCNA
5 1 (0.63%) RHCE
5 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.63%) OCP
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.92%) QA
2 4 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.96%) vSphere
3 11 (6.96%) KVM
4 10 (6.33%) Squid
5 8 (5.06%) MetaFrame
5 8 (5.06%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.06%) XenApp
5 8 (5.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.16%) Varnish
8 4 (2.53%) Samba
9 3 (1.90%) NFS
10 2 (1.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (1.27%) vCloud
11 1 (0.63%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.63%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (8.23%) Nagios
2 11 (6.96%) WSUS
2 11 (6.96%) Puppet
3 10 (6.33%) Tivoli
4 9 (5.70%) SCCM
4 9 (5.70%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.43%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (4.43%) HP SIM
5 7 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (4.43%) NetBackup
5 7 (4.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (3.16%) SCOM
7 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.27%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.63%) YUM
8 1 (0.63%) logstash
8 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.63%) Opsview
8 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.63%) Legato
Vendors
1 40 (25.32%) Oracle
2 37 (23.42%) VMware
3 33 (20.89%) HP
4 28 (17.72%) EMC
5 23 (14.56%) Microsoft
6 20 (12.66%) Symantec
7 18 (11.39%) Cisco
7 18 (11.39%) IBM
8 12 (7.59%) Citrix
8 12 (7.59%) NetApp
9 10 (6.33%) Atlassian
10 8 (5.06%) Sophos
10 8 (5.06%) Dell
10 8 (5.06%) AppSense
11 7 (4.43%) Brocade
11 7 (4.43%) CA
12 6 (3.80%) Juniper
12 6 (3.80%) BMC
12 6 (3.80%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.90%) Veeam
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