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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 163 197 195
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 66 57 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 0.81% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 1.85% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 42 40 50
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
2304 3089 2992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.11% 43.83% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 2636 2475
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +34 59 £35,000 -15.15% 6
Cheshire +29 5 £46,500 -2.10% 4
Merseyside - 2 £40,000 - 3
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 131 (85.62%) Linux
2 97 (63.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (33.33%) VMware
4 46 (30.07%) Unix
5 45 (29.41%) Windows
6 43 (28.10%) Oracle
7 41 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 40 (26.14%) CentOS
9 39 (25.49%) AIX
10 37 (24.18%) Microsoft
11 34 (22.22%) Solaris
12 33 (21.57%) Puppet
13 32 (20.92%) IBM
14 30 (19.61%) SQL
15 28 (18.30%) Perl
15 28 (18.30%) Cisco
15 28 (18.30%) Python
15 28 (18.30%) Open Source
16 27 (17.65%) SAN
17 26 (16.99%) PHP
18 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
18 24 (15.69%) Apache
18 24 (15.69%) Symantec
18 24 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
19 23 (15.03%) HP
20 21 (13.73%) Oracle Database
20 21 (13.73%) DevOps
21 20 (13.07%) Coaching
22 19 (12.42%) MySQL
22 19 (12.42%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 24 (15.69%) Apache
2 19 (12.42%) WebSphere
3 18 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 12 (7.84%) MS Exchange
5 11 (7.19%) SAS
6 8 (5.23%) Apache Pig
7 7 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.58%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (4.58%) Skype for Business
8 6 (3.92%) JBoss
8 6 (3.92%) nginx
9 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.31%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (1.31%) IIS
10 2 (1.31%) iPlanet
10 2 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (1.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.31%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (9.80%) IBM PureFlex
3 6 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.27%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.31%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (1.31%) GitHub
6 2 (1.31%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.31%) PaaS
6 2 (1.31%) Route 53
6 2 (1.31%) SaaS
6 2 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.65%) SAN
2 15 (9.80%) DNS
3 14 (9.15%) TCP/IP
4 13 (8.50%) LDAP
5 12 (7.84%) Network Security
6 11 (7.19%) Ethernet
7 10 (6.54%) SSH
8 9 (5.88%) Firewall
9 7 (4.58%) Internet
9 7 (4.58%) LAN
10 5 (3.27%) Broadband
10 5 (3.27%) IPv6
11 4 (2.61%) NAS
11 4 (2.61%) SSL
12 3 (1.96%) DHCP
12 3 (1.96%) FTP
13 2 (1.31%) HTTP
13 2 (1.31%) OpenVPN
13 2 (1.31%) VPN
13 2 (1.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 19 (12.42%) MySQL
4 17 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 15 (9.80%) DB2
5 15 (9.80%) Oracle Exadata
5 15 (9.80%) RDBMS
6 8 (5.23%) Apache Hive
6 8 (5.23%) Big Data
6 8 (5.23%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.23%) IBM BigInsights
6 8 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.31%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.31%) Redis
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (8.50%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.84%) Maven
3 8 (5.23%) Gradle
4 7 (4.58%) Ant
5 6 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.27%) Vagrant
7 4 (2.61%) Hudson
8 2 (1.31%) CppUnit
8 2 (1.31%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.65%) JIRA
9 1 (0.65%) JUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Log4j
9 1 (0.65%) Selenium
9 1 (0.65%) Selenium IDE
General
1 15 (9.80%) Finance
2 9 (5.88%) Retail
3 8 (5.23%) Banking
4 7 (4.58%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (32.68%) Administrator
2 30 (19.61%) Linux Engineer
3 26 (16.99%) Linux Administrator
4 21 (13.73%) Systems Engineer
5 17 (11.11%) Architect
5 17 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 16 (10.46%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (9.80%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 15 (9.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 15 (9.80%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 15 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (7.19%) SAS Administrator
9 11 (7.19%) Unix Administrator
10 9 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.23%) Consultant
11 8 (5.23%) Data Administrator
11 8 (5.23%) Hadoop Administrator
11 8 (5.23%) Network Engineer
12 7 (4.58%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
1 17 (11.11%) Middleware
2 15 (9.80%) WebSphere MQ
3 13 (8.50%) Play Framework
4 6 (3.92%) LAMP
5 4 (2.61%) Ajax
5 4 (2.61%) HTML
5 4 (2.61%) jQuery
6 3 (1.96%) JSON
6 3 (1.96%) SOAP
6 3 (1.96%) XML
7 2 (1.31%) .NET
7 2 (1.31%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.31%) CSS
7 2 (1.31%) HTML5
7 2 (1.31%) J2SE
7 2 (1.31%) Java EE
7 2 (1.31%) WebSockets
7 2 (1.31%) XHTML
8 1 (0.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.80%) FlexPod
2 15 (9.80%) VCE vBlock
3 13 (8.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (5.23%) Clustering
5 5 (3.27%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.27%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.61%) Replication
7 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.31%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.65%) CCTV
9 1 (0.65%) iPad
9 1 (0.65%) SCADA
9 1 (0.65%) Social Media
9 1 (0.65%) Statistics
9 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 131 (85.62%) Linux
2 97 (63.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 46 (30.07%) Unix
4 45 (29.41%) Windows
5 40 (26.14%) CentOS
6 39 (25.49%) AIX
7 34 (22.22%) Solaris
8 16 (10.46%) SUSE
9 15 (9.80%) HPUX
9 15 (9.80%) OS/400
9 15 (9.80%) zOS
10 11 (7.19%) Debian
11 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (5.23%) Ubuntu
13 7 (4.58%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (4.58%) Windows Server
14 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (1.31%) Fedora
16 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.30%) Open Source
2 21 (13.73%) DevOps
3 20 (13.07%) Coaching
4 18 (11.76%) ITIL
5 17 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 15 (9.80%) Business Continuity
6 15 (9.80%) Converged Infrastructure
6 15 (9.80%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (7.84%) Configuration Management
8 11 (7.19%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (7.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (6.54%) Change Management
9 10 (6.54%) High Availability
9 10 (6.54%) Problem Management
10 9 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (5.23%) Information Security
11 8 (5.23%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.23%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 30 (19.61%) SQL
2 28 (18.30%) Perl
2 28 (18.30%) Python
3 26 (16.99%) PHP
4 14 (9.15%) Shell Script
5 13 (8.50%) Scala
6 12 (7.84%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.19%) Ruby
8 10 (6.54%) PL/SQL
9 7 (4.58%) Java
10 5 (3.27%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.61%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.31%) C++
12 2 (1.31%) Go
13 1 (0.65%) ANSI C
13 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (12.42%) Degree
2 15 (9.80%) RHCE
3 11 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.54%) A+ Certification
4 10 (6.54%) CISSP
4 10 (6.54%) Network+ Certification
5 9 (5.88%) CCNA
6 7 (4.58%) CCNP
6 7 (4.58%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (4.58%) HP ASE
6 7 (4.58%) MCITP
6 7 (4.58%) MCSE
6 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.58%) Security+ Certification
6 7 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.61%) RHCSA
8 3 (1.96%) CHFI
8 3 (1.96%) EC-Council LPT
8 3 (1.96%) ECSA
8 3 (1.96%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.61%) QA
3 3 (1.96%) SLA
4 2 (1.31%) ISO27005
System Software
1 41 (26.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.46%) vSphere
3 15 (9.80%) Hyper-V
3 15 (9.80%) KVM
4 8 (5.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (5.23%) HDFS
5 7 (4.58%) Active Directory
6 4 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.96%) vCloud
8 2 (1.31%) Docker
8 2 (1.31%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.65%) Postfix
9 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.65%) XenApp
9 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (21.57%) Puppet
2 18 (11.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 15 (9.80%) Tivoli
4 13 (8.50%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (5.23%) Ambari
5 8 (5.23%) Oozie
6 7 (4.58%) Backup Exec
6 7 (4.58%) HP SIM
6 7 (4.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (4.58%) WSUS
7 5 (3.27%) SCOM
8 4 (2.61%) Nagios
9 2 (1.31%) Cacti
9 2 (1.31%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.31%) logstash
9 2 (1.31%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.31%) vRealize
9 2 (1.31%) yum
Vendors
1 51 (33.33%) VMware
2 43 (28.10%) Oracle
3 37 (24.18%) Microsoft
4 32 (20.92%) IBM
5 28 (18.30%) Cisco
6 24 (15.69%) Symantec
7 23 (15.03%) HP
8 18 (11.76%) NetApp
9 17 (11.11%) CheckPoint
9 17 (11.11%) EMC
10 16 (10.46%) Juniper
11 15 (9.80%) BMC
11 15 (9.80%) Brocade
11 15 (9.80%) CA
12 8 (5.23%) Hortonworks
12 8 (5.23%) Tableau
12 8 (5.23%) Teradata
13 7 (4.58%) GFI Software
13 7 (4.58%) ProCurve
13 7 (4.58%) SolarWinds
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