The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 70 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 73 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.05% 2.20% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 5.77% 3.84% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 49
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%
Red Hat
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1266 1301 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.82% 57.36% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 865 926 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,950 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Reading

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Reading

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 126 (94.74%) Linux
2 91 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 63 (47.37%) Windows
4 47 (35.34%) TCP/IP
5 44 (33.08%) CentOS
6 41 (30.83%) Perl
7 39 (29.32%) Debian
7 39 (29.32%) Ubuntu
8 37 (27.82%) SUSE
9 35 (26.32%) VMware
9 35 (26.32%) UNIX
10 34 (25.56%) HP
10 34 (25.56%) Bash Shell
11 32 (24.06%) Cisco
11 32 (24.06%) Microsoft
11 32 (24.06%) Apache
12 30 (22.56%) Oracle
13 28 (21.05%) MySQL
13 28 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (18.80%) Windows 7
15 23 (17.29%) PHP
15 23 (17.29%) Solaris
16 22 (16.54%) AIX
16 22 (16.54%) PowerShell
17 19 (14.29%) Puppet
17 19 (14.29%) IIS
17 19 (14.29%) IBM
17 19 (14.29%) Firewall
18 18 (13.53%) DNS
18 18 (13.53%) SQL Server

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 32 (24.06%) Apache
2 19 (14.29%) IIS
3 12 (9.02%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.77%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (5.26%) JBoss
6 3 (2.26%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.26%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.75%) SAS
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Office
2 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.77%) SaaS
2 7 (5.26%) Office 365
3 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.50%) PaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (35.34%) TCP/IP
2 19 (14.29%) Firewall
3 18 (13.53%) DNS
4 17 (12.78%) Internet
5 16 (12.03%) SAN
6 11 (8.27%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (7.52%) VoLTE
7 10 (7.52%) LTE
7 10 (7.52%) NAS
7 10 (7.52%) 4G
8 8 (6.02%) HTTP
8 8 (6.02%) LAN
8 8 (6.02%) WAN
9 7 (5.26%) LDAP
10 5 (3.76%) DHCP
10 5 (3.76%) Wireshark
10 5 (3.76%) tcpdump
11 4 (3.01%) snoop
11 4 (3.01%) FWSM
11 4 (3.01%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.05%) MySQL
2 18 (13.53%) SQL Server
3 16 (12.03%) DB2
4 7 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Ant
1 5 (3.76%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.76%) Hudson
1 5 (3.76%) Maven
2 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.75%) Subversion
3 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (9.02%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.52%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.26%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) French Language
5 1 (0.75%) Finance
5 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 42 (31.58%) Administrator
2 40 (30.08%) Systems Administrator
3 29 (21.80%) Support Engineer
4 25 (18.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 25 (18.80%) Linux Administrator
5 19 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) 1st Line Support
6 13 (9.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 12 (9.02%) IT Support
7 12 (9.02%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) Junior
9 9 (6.77%) UNIX Administrator
10 8 (6.02%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 7 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (4.51%) Software Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) Integration Manager
13 5 (3.76%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.02%) .NET
2 5 (3.76%) LAMP
2 5 (3.76%) HTML
3 4 (3.01%) Web Services
3 4 (3.01%) XML
4 2 (1.50%) Worklight
4 2 (1.50%) Middleware
5 1 (0.75%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Open Source
2 10 (7.52%) Visualisation
3 7 (5.26%) Clustering
4 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.26%) Replication
5 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.75%) Celerra
6 1 (0.75%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 126 (94.74%) Linux
2 91 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 63 (47.37%) Windows
4 44 (33.08%) CentOS
5 39 (29.32%) Debian
5 39 (29.32%) Ubuntu
6 37 (27.82%) SUSE
7 35 (26.32%) UNIX
8 25 (18.80%) Windows 7
9 23 (17.29%) Solaris
10 22 (16.54%) AIX
11 15 (11.28%) HPUX
12 12 (9.02%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.75%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.75%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.75%) VMS
14 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.78%) Time Management
2 15 (11.28%) Data Management
3 12 (9.02%) Release Management
4 11 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (8.27%) DevOps
5 6 (4.51%) Software Engineering
5 6 (4.51%) Configuration Management
6 5 (3.76%) Scrum
6 5 (3.76%) Change Management
6 5 (3.76%) Project Management
6 5 (3.76%) ITIL
6 5 (3.76%) PRINCE2
6 5 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.01%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.01%) Web Development
7 4 (3.01%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.01%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.50%) Operations Management
8 2 (1.50%) Project Planning
8 2 (1.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.83%) Perl
2 34 (25.56%) Bash Shell
3 23 (17.29%) PHP
4 22 (16.54%) PowerShell
5 12 (9.02%) Python
6 10 (7.52%) Java
7 7 (5.26%) Ruby
8 6 (4.51%) SQL
9 3 (2.26%) AWK
10 2 (1.50%) VB
11 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.75%) C
11 1 (0.75%) C#
11 1 (0.75%) C++
11 1 (0.75%) Korn
11 1 (0.75%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (10.53%) CCNA
2 10 (7.52%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.52%) RHCA
3 8 (6.02%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.51%) RHCE
6 3 (2.26%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.50%) SCSA
8 1 (0.75%) CWNA
8 1 (0.75%) MCSE
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.77%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (4.51%) NFS
4 6 (4.51%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.76%) Samba
6 4 (3.01%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.01%) KVM
6 4 (3.01%) Firmware
7 2 (1.50%) vSphere
7 2 (1.50%) XenApp
7 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.75%) Nmap
8 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.75%) QEMU
8 1 (0.75%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 19 (14.29%) Puppet
2 12 (9.02%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (8.27%) Nagios
4 7 (5.26%) OpenAM
5 5 (3.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (3.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (3.76%) SCCM
5 5 (3.76%) ZABBIX
5 5 (3.76%) Zenoss
5 5 (3.76%) nmon
6 3 (2.26%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.50%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.75%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.75%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.75%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 35 (26.32%) VMware
2 34 (25.56%) HP
3 32 (24.06%) Cisco
3 32 (24.06%) Microsoft
4 30 (22.56%) Oracle
5 19 (14.29%) IBM
6 15 (11.28%) EMC
7 11 (8.27%) Sybase
7 11 (8.27%) Symantec
8 8 (6.02%) Sun
9 5 (3.76%) Juniper
9 5 (3.76%) Veritas
10 4 (3.01%) Egenera
10 4 (3.01%) Foundry
10 4 (3.01%) F5
11 3 (2.26%) Hitachi
11 3 (2.26%) NetApp
11 3 (2.26%) Citrix
12 2 (1.50%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.50%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago