The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 73 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 4 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.55% 1.04% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 2.64% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +43.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Red Hat
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
313 379 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 42.94% 39.32% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 276 351 290
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £38,721
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +22.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Oxford

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (76.67%) Apache
3 22 (73.33%) Python
3 22 (73.33%) Ruby
3 22 (73.33%) QA
3 22 (73.33%) nginx
4 21 (70.00%) Citrix
4 21 (70.00%) Debian
4 21 (70.00%) HTTP
4 21 (70.00%) Perl
5 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
6 16 (53.33%) MySQL
6 16 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (50.00%) XenServer
7 15 (50.00%) Xen
8 13 (43.33%) DevOps
9 9 (30.00%) Degree
10 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 5 (16.67%) Firewall
12 4 (13.33%) CentOS
12 4 (13.33%) Open Source
13 3 (10.00%) Puppet
13 3 (10.00%) NAS
13 3 (10.00%) Percona
13 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
13 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (10.00%) Investment Management
13 3 (10.00%) PHP
13 3 (10.00%) SAN
13 3 (10.00%) Windows

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 23 (76.67%) Apache
2 22 (73.33%) nginx
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) HTTP
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) NAS
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Administrator
2 22 (73.33%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (43.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 13 (43.33%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (40.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 10 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Junior
8 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (6.67%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (3.33%) LAMP
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) Debian
3 16 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.33%) CentOS
5 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) DevOps
2 3 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.33%) Web Development
4 1 (3.33%) OO
4 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Python
1 22 (73.33%) Ruby
2 21 (70.00%) Perl
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (73.33%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) XenServer
1 15 (50.00%) Xen
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.33%) Cacti
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Citrix
2 3 (10.00%) Percona
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) New Relic
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
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