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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 181 171 180
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 76 84 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.16% 1.13% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 2.66% 2.54% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 51
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,168 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
2854 3307 3125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.38% 44.37% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2279 2562 2649
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 47 £40,000 - 7
Merseyside +18 15 £23,168 -53.66% 1
Cheshire +9 14 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 114 (85.07%) Linux
2 67 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 59 (44.03%) Windows
4 51 (38.06%) VMware
5 46 (34.33%) Oracle
5 46 (34.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (29.10%) SAN
6 39 (29.10%) SUSE
7 36 (26.87%) IBM
7 36 (26.87%) AIX
7 36 (26.87%) Solaris
8 35 (26.12%) Oracle Database
9 33 (24.63%) Apache
9 33 (24.63%) Open Source
10 32 (23.88%) Microsoft
10 32 (23.88%) Relational Database
11 30 (22.39%) HPUX
12 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
12 29 (21.64%) MySQL
12 29 (21.64%) HP
12 29 (21.64%) CentOS
12 29 (21.64%) WebSphere
13 28 (20.90%) Cisco
13 28 (20.90%) Data Centre
14 27 (20.15%) EMC
15 26 (19.40%) WebLogic
15 26 (19.40%) SQL
15 26 (19.40%) UNIX
15 26 (19.40%) Juniper
15 26 (19.40%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (24.63%) Apache
2 29 (21.64%) WebSphere
3 26 (19.40%) WebLogic
4 20 (14.93%) nginx
5 8 (5.97%) JBoss
6 6 (4.48%) Tomcat
6 6 (4.48%) Apache Pig
7 4 (2.99%) Jetty
8 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.49%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.75%) IIS
9 1 (0.75%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.75%) WordPress
9 1 (0.75%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.91%) IBM PureFlex
2 13 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.22%) Amazon S3
3 7 (5.22%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (4.48%) Route 53
5 5 (3.73%) SaaS
6 3 (2.24%) PaaS
7 1 (0.75%) GitHub
7 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (29.10%) SAN
2 24 (17.91%) DNS
3 12 (8.96%) FTP
4 11 (8.21%) Firewall
5 9 (6.72%) DHCP
6 6 (4.48%) Network Security
7 4 (2.99%) HTTP
8 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.24%) NAS
9 2 (1.49%) SNMP
9 2 (1.49%) LDAP
10 1 (0.75%) Broadband
10 1 (0.75%) LAN
10 1 (0.75%) WAN
10 1 (0.75%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.12%) Oracle Database
2 32 (23.88%) Relational Database
3 29 (21.64%) MySQL
3 29 (21.64%) SQL Server
4 25 (18.66%) RDBMS
5 24 (17.91%) DB2
5 24 (17.91%) Oracle Exadata
6 14 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (9.70%) Big Data
8 9 (6.72%) Hadoop
8 9 (6.72%) Apache Hive
9 6 (4.48%) IBM BigInsights
10 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.49%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.75%) Redis
12 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.75%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.75%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 14 (10.45%) Maven
1 14 (10.45%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.97%) JUnit
3 7 (5.22%) Hudson
4 6 (4.48%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.48%) Ant
5 5 (3.73%) Selenium IDE
5 5 (3.73%) Log4j
5 5 (3.73%) Selenium
6 3 (2.24%) Subversion
6 3 (2.24%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.49%) Gradle
General
1 8 (5.97%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Retail
3 6 (4.48%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (23.13%) Architect
2 25 (18.66%) Administrator
3 24 (17.91%) Infrastructure Architect
3 24 (17.91%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (17.91%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 19 (14.18%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (11.94%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (11.19%) Linux Administrator
7 14 (10.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 13 (9.70%) Analyst
9 11 (8.21%) Support Analyst
9 11 (8.21%) Linux Support
10 10 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (6.72%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (5.97%) Consultant
12 8 (5.97%) Support Engineer
13 7 (5.22%) Technical Consultant
13 7 (5.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 6 (4.48%) Technical Architect
14 6 (4.48%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.40%) Middleware
2 25 (18.66%) WebSphere MQ
3 24 (17.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 15 (11.19%) XML
5 13 (9.70%) Web Services
6 12 (8.96%) LAMP
7 10 (7.46%) J2EE
8 6 (4.48%) J2SE
9 5 (3.73%) jQuery
10 4 (2.99%) XSLT
11 3 (2.24%) XSD
11 3 (2.24%) HTML
11 3 (2.24%) Servlets
11 3 (2.24%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (2.24%) Play Framework
12 2 (1.49%) CSS
12 2 (1.49%) XHTML
12 2 (1.49%) Ajax
13 1 (0.75%) Grails
13 1 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.90%) Data Centre
2 24 (17.91%) FlexPod
3 10 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.72%) Derivative
5 7 (5.22%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.73%) Clustering
7 3 (2.24%) Replication
7 3 (2.24%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.49%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 114 (85.07%) Linux
2 67 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 59 (44.03%) Windows
4 39 (29.10%) SUSE
5 36 (26.87%) AIX
5 36 (26.87%) Solaris
6 30 (22.39%) HPUX
7 29 (21.64%) CentOS
8 26 (19.40%) UNIX
9 24 (17.91%) OS/400
9 24 (17.91%) zOS
10 22 (16.42%) Debian
11 11 (8.21%) Ubuntu
12 10 (7.46%) Mac OS
13 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (3.73%) Fedora
14 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (2.24%) Windows 8
17 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.63%) Open Source
2 26 (19.40%) Business Continuity
3 25 (18.66%) Mentoring
4 24 (17.91%) Coaching
4 24 (17.91%) Converged Infrastructure
4 24 (17.91%) Infrastructure Management
5 13 (9.70%) DevOps
6 11 (8.21%) Configuration Management
7 10 (7.46%) Problem Management
8 9 (6.72%) Load Balancing
9 8 (5.97%) Performance Testing
9 8 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.22%) ITIL
10 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.22%) Auto-Scaling
10 7 (5.22%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (5.22%) Analytics
11 6 (4.48%) Cyber Security
11 6 (4.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.40%) SQL
2 25 (18.66%) Python
2 25 (18.66%) Perl
3 21 (15.67%) PHP
4 18 (13.43%) Java
5 17 (12.69%) Ruby
6 7 (5.22%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.22%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.48%) AWK
7 6 (4.48%) sed
8 5 (3.73%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.73%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.24%) Scala
10 1 (0.75%) XPath
10 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.75%) C#
10 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (14.18%) Degree
2 14 (10.45%) RHCE
3 12 (8.96%) RHCA
4 2 (1.49%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.75%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (34.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (18.66%) KVM
3 24 (17.91%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (4.48%) HDFS
5 4 (2.99%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.24%) Xen
6 3 (2.24%) vSphere
7 2 (1.49%) Docker
8 1 (0.75%) vCloud
8 1 (0.75%) Ceph
8 1 (0.75%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.75%) iptables
8 1 (0.75%) Varnish
8 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.75%) NFS
8 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (17.91%) Tivoli
2 19 (14.18%) Puppet
3 8 (5.97%) Vagrant
4 6 (4.48%) Oozie
4 6 (4.48%) Ambari
5 5 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.24%) Nagios
6 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (2.24%) Ansible
7 2 (1.49%) WSUS
7 2 (1.49%) SCCM
8 1 (0.75%) Plesk
8 1 (0.75%) yum
8 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.75%) logstash
8 1 (0.75%) cPanel
8 1 (0.75%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 51 (38.06%) VMware
2 46 (34.33%) Oracle
3 36 (26.87%) IBM
4 32 (23.88%) Microsoft
5 29 (21.64%) HP
6 28 (20.90%) Cisco
7 27 (20.15%) EMC
8 26 (19.40%) Juniper
9 25 (18.66%) NetApp
9 25 (18.66%) CheckPoint
10 24 (17.91%) Brocade
10 24 (17.91%) BMC
10 24 (17.91%) CA
10 24 (17.91%) Symantec
11 7 (5.22%) RightScale
12 6 (4.48%) Teradata
12 6 (4.48%) Tableau
12 6 (4.48%) Hortonworks
13 5 (3.73%) RedPrairie
14 3 (2.24%) Citrix
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