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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 172 183 166
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 79 59 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.07% 0.82% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.38% 1.84% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 64 51 82
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £34,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +15.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
3323 3207 3872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.84% 44.61% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2585 2730 3357
Average salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.86% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +33 61 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Cheshire -34 9 £32,500 -16.12% 2
Merseyside +2 6 £50,000 +16.27%
Lancashire -2 2 £40,750 +48.18%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 139 (92.67%) Linux
2 105 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (52.00%) Windows
4 63 (42.00%) Java
5 48 (32.00%) Tomcat
6 44 (29.33%) UNIX
7 41 (27.33%) Web Services
8 40 (26.67%) CentOS
9 38 (25.33%) MySQL
10 37 (24.67%) Apache
11 36 (24.00%) JMS
11 36 (24.00%) SQL
12 34 (22.67%) Oracle
12 34 (22.67%) VMware
12 34 (22.67%) WebSphere
13 30 (20.00%) XML
14 28 (18.67%) SAN
14 28 (18.67%) Spring
15 27 (18.00%) XPath
15 27 (18.00%) EMC
15 27 (18.00%) SAX
15 27 (18.00%) HP
15 27 (18.00%) XML Schema
15 27 (18.00%) DOM
15 27 (18.00%) XSLT
15 27 (18.00%) Android
15 27 (18.00%) Grails
16 26 (17.33%) HTTP
17 25 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
17 25 (16.67%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 48 (32.00%) Tomcat
2 37 (24.67%) Apache
3 34 (22.67%) WebSphere
4 12 (8.00%) Confluence
5 9 (6.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (4.00%) OpenStack
7 6 (4.00%) nginx
8 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (3.33%) Lync
9 4 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.67%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.67%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.67%) Node.js
11 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) Office 365
2 6 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.33%) Route 53
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.67%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.67%) SAN
2 26 (17.33%) HTTP
3 22 (14.67%) DNS
4 18 (12.00%) WAN
5 16 (10.67%) LAN
6 10 (6.67%) VPN
7 9 (6.00%) Internet
7 9 (6.00%) AMQP
8 8 (5.33%) SMTP
8 8 (5.33%) DHCP
9 6 (4.00%) SNMP
10 5 (3.33%) Wireshark
10 5 (3.33%) Firewall
10 5 (3.33%) tcpdump
11 4 (2.67%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.00%) LDAP
12 3 (2.00%) Kerberos
13 2 (1.33%) SSL
13 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
14 1 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.33%) MySQL
2 19 (12.67%) Oracle Database
3 17 (11.33%) Hazelcast
3 17 (11.33%) DB2
4 11 (7.33%) RDBMS
4 11 (7.33%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (4.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (1.33%) Big Data
9 2 (1.33%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.67%) Redis
10 1 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 25 (16.67%) Maven
2 12 (8.00%) JIRA
3 11 (7.33%) Eclipse
4 10 (6.67%) Mercurial
5 9 (6.00%) JUnit
5 9 (6.00%) Gradle
6 8 (5.33%) Subversion
7 3 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.33%) Hudson
8 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.67%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Workshop
9 1 (0.67%) Aptana Studio
9 1 (0.67%) Sublime Text
General
1 16 (10.67%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Games
3 5 (3.33%) Local Government
4 4 (2.67%) Back Office
5 3 (2.00%) Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.33%) Automotive
6 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (24.00%) Developer
2 34 (22.67%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.67%) Administrator
4 16 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (10.67%) Linux Administrator
5 15 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (8.00%) Release Manager
7 12 (8.00%) Team Leader
8 11 (7.33%) Analyst
9 10 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (6.00%) Test Manager
10 9 (6.00%) Software Developer
11 8 (5.33%) Support Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Integration Manager
12 7 (4.67%) Architect
12 7 (4.67%) Linux Support
12 7 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Test Team Leader
12 7 (4.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (27.33%) Web Services
2 36 (24.00%) JMS
3 30 (20.00%) XML
4 28 (18.67%) Spring
5 27 (18.00%) SAX
5 27 (18.00%) XML Schema
5 27 (18.00%) DOM
5 27 (18.00%) XSLT
5 27 (18.00%) Grails
6 25 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 22 (14.67%) Servlets
7 22 (14.67%) J2SE
8 20 (13.33%) Middleware
9 13 (8.67%) .NET
10 10 (6.67%) Java EE
10 10 (6.67%) JSON
10 10 (6.67%) HTML
10 10 (6.67%) CSS
11 9 (6.00%) EJB
11 9 (6.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.67%) Firmware
3 6 (4.00%) Open Source
3 6 (4.00%) Replication
4 5 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.00%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.33%) Clustering
6 2 (1.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.67%) HACMP
7 1 (0.67%) Statistics
7 1 (0.67%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 139 (92.67%) Linux
2 105 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (52.00%) Windows
4 44 (29.33%) UNIX
5 40 (26.67%) CentOS
6 27 (18.00%) Android
7 22 (14.67%) Solaris
8 20 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (8.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (8.00%) HPUX
12 10 (6.67%) Ubuntu
12 10 (6.67%) AIX
13 9 (6.00%) SUSE
14 6 (4.00%) Debian
15 3 (2.00%) Windows XP
15 3 (2.00%) OS/400
15 3 (2.00%) zOS
15 3 (2.00%) Fedora
16 1 (0.67%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.33%) Software Engineering
2 21 (14.00%) Change Management
3 19 (12.67%) ITIL
4 17 (11.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (10.67%) E-Commerce
6 15 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 14 (9.33%) SOA
8 13 (8.67%) Business Continuity
8 13 (8.67%) Scrum
9 12 (8.00%) Software Testing
9 12 (8.00%) EAI
9 12 (8.00%) Project Management
10 11 (7.33%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (6.00%) Service Management
11 9 (6.00%) Release Management
11 9 (6.00%) Integration Testing
12 8 (5.33%) High Availability
12 8 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (5.33%) Service Delivery
12 8 (5.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 63 (42.00%) Java
2 36 (24.00%) SQL
3 27 (18.00%) XPath
4 18 (12.00%) Perl
5 16 (10.67%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.00%) Ruby
7 11 (7.33%) Python
7 11 (7.33%) PHP
8 10 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.67%) C
10 3 (2.00%) VBScript
10 3 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.33%) Scala
11 2 (1.33%) COBOL
12 1 (0.67%) C#
12 1 (0.67%) C++
12 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.67%) VBA
12 1 (0.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (10.00%) Degree
2 9 (6.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.00%) MCSE
4 3 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.33%) QA
2 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.33%) Squid
3 9 (6.00%) vSphere
4 8 (5.33%) KVM
4 8 (5.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (5.33%) XenApp
4 8 (5.33%) MetaFrame
5 6 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.00%) Varnish
5 6 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.67%) Samba
7 3 (2.00%) NFS
7 3 (2.00%) vCloud
8 2 (1.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.67%) Xen
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.67%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 10 (6.67%) WSUS
1 10 (6.67%) Nagios
2 9 (6.00%) Tivoli
2 9 (6.00%) Puppet
3 8 (5.33%) SCCM
3 8 (5.33%) Backup Exec
4 7 (4.67%) NetBackup
5 6 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
6 5 (3.33%) SCOM
6 5 (3.33%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.33%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.67%) Legato
8 1 (0.67%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.67%) YUM
8 1 (0.67%) logstash
8 1 (0.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 34 (22.67%) Oracle
1 34 (22.67%) VMware
2 27 (18.00%) EMC
2 27 (18.00%) HP
3 19 (12.67%) Microsoft
4 18 (12.00%) Symantec
5 17 (11.33%) IBM
6 16 (10.67%) Cisco
7 13 (8.67%) Citrix
8 10 (6.67%) Atlassian
9 8 (5.33%) AppSense
10 7 (4.67%) NetApp
11 6 (4.00%) Sophos
11 6 (4.00%) Dell
12 5 (3.33%) TIBCO
13 4 (2.67%) Brocade
13 4 (2.67%) CA
14 3 (2.00%) Juniper
14 3 (2.00%) BMC
14 3 (2.00%) CheckPoint
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