The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Oxford region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 67 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 18 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.02% 1.03% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 5.11% 2.19% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 5
Average salary £55,000 £47,125 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.71% +7.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
352 456 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 39.46% 47.01% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 326 409 203
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
Oxfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Oxford

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) Debian
3 23 (56.10%) MySQL
4 21 (51.22%) Perl
4 21 (51.22%) Citrix
4 21 (51.22%) QA
5 17 (41.46%) XenServer
6 16 (39.02%) Ruby
6 16 (39.02%) Apache
6 16 (39.02%) Python
7 15 (36.59%) HTTP
8 14 (34.15%) nginx
9 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
10 11 (26.83%) Xen
10 11 (26.83%) ActiveMQ
10 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (26.83%) Puppet
11 10 (24.39%) RHCE
12 9 (21.95%) Finance
13 8 (19.51%) CentOS
13 8 (19.51%) Ubuntu
14 7 (17.07%) Degree
15 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
15 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
16 5 (12.20%) MariaDB
16 5 (12.20%) Clustering
16 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
16 5 (12.20%) Windows
16 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
16 5 (12.20%) LDAP

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (39.02%) Apache
2 14 (34.15%) nginx
3 5 (12.20%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) HTTP
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.20%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) NAS
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (56.10%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) JIRA
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Administrator
2 31 (75.61%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (65.85%) Linux Administrator
4 26 (63.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 16 (39.02%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (34.15%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 13 (31.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 13 (31.71%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (24.39%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Junior
10 2 (4.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 1 (2.44%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 1 (2.44%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Wiki
3 4 (9.76%) Open Source
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (65.85%) Debian
3 11 (26.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (19.51%) CentOS
4 8 (19.51%) Ubuntu
5 5 (12.20%) Windows
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
2 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
2 3 (7.32%) Investment Management
3 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.44%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) Perl
2 16 (39.02%) Ruby
2 16 (39.02%) Python
3 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
4 4 (9.76%) C
4 4 (9.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) RHCE
2 7 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (51.22%) QA
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) XenServer
2 11 (26.83%) Xen
3 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Cacti
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Citrix
2 5 (12.20%) Atlassian
3 4 (9.76%) Percona
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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