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 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 215 193 178
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -15
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 31 64 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.97% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 2.22% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 67
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,168 £28,817
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
2540 2882 3130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.20% 43.88% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2022 2277 2495
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -21 26 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Lancashire +20 3 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Merseyside -16 2 £35,750 +54.30%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 64 (76.19%) Linux
2 33 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (34.52%) Unix
4 27 (32.14%) CentOS
5 24 (28.57%) Puppet
6 22 (26.19%) Java
7 21 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 20 (23.81%) Cisco
8 20 (23.81%) Perl
9 18 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (20.24%) MySQL
10 17 (20.24%) VMware
11 16 (19.05%) Solaris
12 15 (17.86%) Windows
12 15 (17.86%) Nagios
13 14 (16.67%) Apache
13 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 14 (16.67%) DevOps
14 13 (15.48%) Oracle
14 13 (15.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 12 (14.29%) Degree
15 12 (14.29%) ITIL
15 12 (14.29%) Debian
15 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
15 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (13.10%) SAN
16 11 (13.10%) iPad
17 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
17 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
17 10 (11.90%) PHP

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 14 (16.67%) Apache
2 6 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.95%) IIS
4 4 (4.76%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.57%) nginx
6 2 (2.38%) JBoss
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.95%) SaaS
3 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.38%) Heroku
5 1 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.19%) Engine Yard
5 1 (1.19%) Force.com
5 1 (1.19%) GitHub
5 1 (1.19%) Office 365
5 1 (1.19%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.19%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.10%) SAN
2 8 (9.52%) DNS
2 8 (9.52%) LDAP
3 7 (8.33%) Firewall
3 7 (8.33%) VPN
4 5 (5.95%) DHCP
4 5 (5.95%) NAS
4 5 (5.95%) OpenVPN
5 4 (4.76%) Wireless
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.57%) SSL
7 2 (2.38%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.19%) FTP
8 1 (1.19%) IPsec
8 1 (1.19%) IPv4
8 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.19%) MRTG
8 1 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) MySQL
2 4 (4.76%) MariaDB
2 4 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.38%) Big Data
4 2 (2.38%) DB2
4 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.76%) Subversion
3 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.38%) Maven
4 2 (2.38%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.19%) Hudson
General
1 8 (9.52%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (2.38%) Advertising
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Games
3 2 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 12 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (13.10%) Linux Support
5 10 (11.90%) Administrator
5 10 (11.90%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) Server Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Server Support
7 8 (9.52%) Server Support Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
8 7 (8.33%) Solaris Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Consultant
9 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.95%) Trainer
9 5 (5.95%) Unix Support
10 4 (4.76%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) LAMP
2 6 (7.14%) HTML
2 6 (7.14%) XML
3 5 (5.95%) CSS
3 5 (5.95%) Middleware
3 5 (5.95%) Web Services
4 4 (4.76%) jQuery
5 3 (3.57%) JSON
6 2 (2.38%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.38%) POSIX
6 2 (2.38%) REST
6 2 (2.38%) SOAP
6 2 (2.38%) XSLT
7 1 (1.19%) .NET
7 1 (1.19%) COM
7 1 (1.19%) HTML5
7 1 (1.19%) MCollective
7 1 (1.19%) RESTful
7 1 (1.19%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.10%) iPad
3 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.95%) Clustering
5 4 (4.76%) Replication
6 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.57%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.38%) PKI
8 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 64 (76.19%) Linux
2 33 (39.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (34.52%) Unix
4 27 (32.14%) CentOS
5 16 (19.05%) Solaris
6 15 (17.86%) Windows
7 12 (14.29%) Debian
8 8 (9.52%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.95%) AIX
10 4 (4.76%) SUSE
10 4 (4.76%) Windows Server
11 3 (3.57%) Fedora
11 3 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) DevOps
2 12 (14.29%) ITIL
2 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 9 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.14%) Information Security
5 6 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.95%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (5.95%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.95%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.76%) MVC
7 4 (4.76%) TDD
8 3 (3.57%) Build Automation
8 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (3.57%) Open Source
9 2 (2.38%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.19%) Java
2 20 (23.81%) Perl
3 14 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.90%) PHP
4 10 (11.90%) Shell Script
5 8 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 8 (9.52%) Python
6 7 (8.33%) Ruby
7 4 (4.76%) C
7 4 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.76%) SQL
8 3 (3.57%) C++
9 2 (2.38%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (9.52%) RHCE
3 6 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.95%) A+ Certification
4 5 (5.95%) CEH
4 5 (5.95%) CHFI
4 5 (5.95%) CISM
4 5 (5.95%) CISSP
4 5 (5.95%) EC-Council LPT
4 5 (5.95%) ECSA
4 5 (5.95%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (5.95%) OSCP
5 4 (4.76%) RHCT
6 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.57%) RHCSA
7 2 (2.38%) CCNA
7 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.19%) RHCA
8 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.95%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.76%) vCloud
5 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.38%) Ceph
6 2 (2.38%) PowerHA
6 2 (2.38%) vSphere
7 1 (1.19%) NFS
7 1 (1.19%) Squid
7 1 (1.19%) Varnish
7 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (28.57%) Puppet
2 18 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (17.86%) Nagios
4 3 (3.57%) Ansible
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (2.38%) SELinux
6 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.19%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.19%) Munin
6 1 (1.19%) SCOM
6 1 (1.19%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.81%) Cisco
3 17 (20.24%) VMware
4 13 (15.48%) Oracle
5 5 (5.95%) NetApp
6 4 (4.76%) Intel
7 3 (3.57%) Citrix
8 2 (2.38%) F5
8 2 (2.38%) HP
8 2 (2.38%) IBM
8 2 (2.38%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.38%) SAP
8 2 (2.38%) Twitter
9 1 (1.19%) BMC
9 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.19%) Juniper
9 1 (1.19%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.19%) Sun
9 1 (1.19%) Veeam
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