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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 67 63 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +27
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 80 83 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.84% 3.49% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 7.09% 6.80% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 75 57 49
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
1129 1220 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.12% 51.33% 56.86%
Number of salaries quoted 898 830 929
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 13 February 2016.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Reading

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 163 (97.60%) Linux
2 93 (55.69%) Perl
3 86 (51.50%) Windows
4 84 (50.30%) Cisco
5 81 (48.50%) VMware
6 67 (40.12%) Firewall
7 66 (39.52%) Python
8 64 (38.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 64 (38.32%) CentOS
8 64 (38.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 59 (35.33%) TCP/IP
10 57 (34.13%) Unix
11 51 (30.54%) PowerShell
12 47 (28.14%) Finance
12 47 (28.14%) Ruby
12 47 (28.14%) Ubuntu
13 46 (27.54%) Java
14 44 (26.35%) EMC
15 43 (25.75%) SCCM
16 41 (24.55%) ITIL
16 41 (24.55%) Debian
17 39 (23.35%) Cisco IOS
17 39 (23.35%) Qualys
17 39 (23.35%) WSUS
17 39 (23.35%) SaaS
17 39 (23.35%) Capacity Planning
17 39 (23.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 39 (23.35%) Cisco Nexus
17 39 (23.35%) EMC VNX
18 37 (22.16%) VMware ESX

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (17.37%) Apache
1 29 (17.37%) OpenStack
2 20 (11.98%) JBoss
3 19 (11.38%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.39%) IIS
4 9 (5.39%) nginx
5 8 (4.79%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (4.79%) MS Exchange
5 8 (4.79%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.40%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.60%) SAS
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.60%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 39 (23.35%) SaaS
2 27 (16.17%) OpenShift
3 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.19%) PaaS
5 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.60%) Responsys
5 1 (0.60%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 67 (40.12%) Firewall
2 59 (35.33%) TCP/IP
3 39 (23.35%) Cisco IOS
3 39 (23.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (13.17%) DNS
4 22 (13.17%) SAN
5 20 (11.98%) Internet
6 18 (10.78%) HTTP
7 17 (10.18%) BGP
7 17 (10.18%) OSPF
7 17 (10.18%) SSL
8 15 (8.98%) VPN
9 12 (7.19%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (7.19%) Network Security
10 11 (6.59%) MPLS
11 10 (5.99%) IPsec
11 10 (5.99%) LAN
11 10 (5.99%) WAN
12 9 (5.39%) SMTP
13 8 (4.79%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.77%) MySQL
2 19 (11.38%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (4.79%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.59%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.60%) Big Data
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.20%) Subversion
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA
4 1 (0.60%) Selenium
4 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (28.14%) Finance
2 7 (4.19%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.80%) Banking
3 3 (1.80%) Electronics
4 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (41.92%) Linux Engineer
2 49 (29.34%) Support Engineer
3 30 (17.96%) VMware Engineer
4 29 (17.37%) Administrator
5 27 (16.17%) Linux Administrator
6 26 (15.57%) Linux Support
7 25 (14.97%) Windows Engineer
8 24 (14.37%) Linux Support Engineer
9 21 (12.57%) Operations Engineer
10 18 (10.78%) Systems Engineer
11 16 (9.58%) Windows Support Engineer
12 14 (8.38%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (8.38%) IT Engineer
12 14 (8.38%) IT Support
12 14 (8.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 14 (8.38%) VMWare Administrator
13 13 (7.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 13 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (7.78%) IT Support Engineer
13 13 (7.78%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.78%) LAMP
2 9 (5.39%) Web Services
3 8 (4.79%) .NET
4 5 (2.99%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (2.40%) Sass
6 3 (1.80%) J2EE
6 3 (1.80%) Middleware
7 2 (1.20%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.60%) CGI
8 1 (0.60%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.35%) EMC VNX
2 20 (11.98%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.59%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.19%) Clustering
4 7 (4.19%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.59%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.80%) Replication
8 2 (1.20%) Physics
9 1 (0.60%) Derivative
9 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 163 (97.60%) Linux
2 86 (51.50%) Windows
3 64 (38.32%) CentOS
3 64 (38.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 57 (34.13%) Unix
5 47 (28.14%) Ubuntu
6 41 (24.55%) Debian
7 26 (15.57%) Windows Server
8 23 (13.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (10.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (9.58%) Solaris
12 10 (5.99%) Fedora
13 5 (2.99%) Windows 7
14 4 (2.40%) HPUX
14 4 (2.40%) Windows 2000
14 4 (2.40%) Windows NT
15 2 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.60%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.55%) ITIL
2 39 (23.35%) Capacity Planning
3 30 (17.96%) Mentoring
4 22 (13.17%) Migration
5 18 (10.78%) Configuration Management
6 13 (7.78%) High Availability
7 12 (7.19%) Server Patching
7 12 (7.19%) Service Management
7 12 (7.19%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (5.99%) Load Balancing
8 10 (5.99%) Open Source
9 8 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (4.79%) Network Design
9 8 (4.79%) Scrum
10 7 (4.19%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (4.19%) Data Protection
10 7 (4.19%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (4.19%) DevOps
11 6 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (2.99%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (55.69%) Perl
2 66 (39.52%) Python
3 51 (30.54%) PowerShell
4 47 (28.14%) Ruby
5 46 (27.54%) Java
6 21 (12.57%) Bash Shell
7 20 (11.98%) Shell Script
8 15 (8.98%) SQL
9 2 (1.20%) C
10 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (16.17%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (10.18%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (10.18%) Degree
3 16 (9.58%) CCIE
4 9 (5.39%) CCNP
5 8 (4.79%) JNCIP
6 4 (2.40%) CISSP
6 4 (2.40%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.40%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.60%) ISEB
7 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.56%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SAS 70
System Software
1 64 (38.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (22.16%) VMware ESX
3 33 (19.76%) Hyper-V
4 32 (19.16%) Active Directory
4 32 (19.16%) vSphere
5 14 (8.38%) Docker
6 13 (7.78%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (4.79%) iptables
7 8 (4.79%) ISA Server
8 7 (4.19%) Firmware
9 6 (3.59%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (2.99%) Squid
11 4 (2.40%) NDS
11 4 (2.40%) Novell eDirectory
11 4 (2.40%) OpenSSH
12 2 (1.20%) KVM
12 2 (1.20%) qmail
13 1 (0.60%) Ceph
13 1 (0.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (25.75%) SCCM
2 39 (23.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 39 (23.35%) WSUS
3 29 (17.37%) Puppet
4 16 (9.58%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (5.39%) Nagios
6 8 (4.79%) OpenAM
7 6 (3.59%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.40%) Backup Exec
8 4 (2.40%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (2.40%) Cisco UCCE
8 4 (2.40%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (1.80%) CFEngine
10 2 (1.20%) Graphite
10 2 (1.20%) logstash
10 2 (1.20%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.60%) Cacti
11 1 (0.60%) collectd
11 1 (0.60%) Ganeti
11 1 (0.60%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 84 (50.30%) Cisco
2 81 (48.50%) VMware
3 44 (26.35%) EMC
4 39 (23.35%) Qualys
5 23 (13.77%) Microsoft
6 22 (13.17%) Forcepoint
7 17 (10.18%) Sun
8 16 (9.58%) Citrix
8 16 (9.58%) HP
9 15 (8.98%) Juniper
10 13 (7.78%) F5
11 10 (5.99%) NetApp
12 8 (4.79%) Oracle
13 6 (3.59%) Hitachi
14 5 (2.99%) 3PAR
15 4 (2.40%) Blue Coat
15 4 (2.40%) Brocade
15 4 (2.40%) Novell
15 4 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
16 2 (1.20%) Sophos
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Posted: Yesterday
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