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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank - 80 61
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 0 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 1.41% 2.77%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.74% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 29
Average salary - £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
343 374 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 47.12% 37.63% 46.76%
Number of salaries quoted 281 348 442
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 20 October 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Apache
3 12 (80.00%) Debian
3 12 (80.00%) Ruby
3 12 (80.00%) QA
3 12 (80.00%) nginx
3 12 (80.00%) Perl
3 12 (80.00%) Citrix
3 12 (80.00%) Python
3 12 (80.00%) HTTP
4 10 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (60.00%) Xen
5 9 (60.00%) MySQL
5 9 (60.00%) XenServer
6 7 (46.67%) DevOps
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) Windows
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (13.33%) CentOS
9 2 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
9 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
9 2 (13.33%) Puppet
9 2 (13.33%) Percona
9 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (86.67%) Apache
2 12 (80.00%) nginx
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Mercurial
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Administrator
2 13 (86.67%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (46.67%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 7 (46.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Debian
3 10 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) CentOS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
2 2 (13.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Perl
1 12 (80.00%) Python
1 12 (80.00%) Ruby
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Xen
1 9 (60.00%) XenServer
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) ZABBIX
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Percona
2 2 (13.33%) New Relic
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP