The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 61 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.35% 0.95% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 3.18% 2.00% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +34.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Red Hat
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
283 200 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 42.37% 47.73% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 274 178 185
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £28,631
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Northampton region.

Red Hat Salary Trend in Northampton

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (85.71%) Java
3 18 (85.71%) Oracle
3 18 (85.71%) Cisco
3 18 (85.71%) Google
3 18 (85.71%) MySQL
3 18 (85.71%) LAN
3 18 (85.71%) WAN
3 18 (85.71%) SAN
3 18 (85.71%) Apache
3 18 (85.71%) Tomcat
3 18 (85.71%) OpenStack
3 18 (85.71%) Open Source
3 18 (85.71%) Google Apps
4 7 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) hybris
5 5 (23.81%) SaaS
5 5 (23.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (23.81%) IaaS
6 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
6 2 (9.52%) XenApp
6 2 (9.52%) XenServer
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 18 (85.71%) Apache
1 18 (85.71%) Tomcat
1 18 (85.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) Google Apps
2 5 (23.81%) IaaS
2 5 (23.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) LAN
1 18 (85.71%) WAN
1 18 (85.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Infrastructure Designer
1 18 (85.71%) Designer
2 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (85.71%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
1 21 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) XenApp
1 2 (9.52%) XenServer
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Oracle
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
1 18 (85.71%) Google
2 5 (23.81%) hybris
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix