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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 53 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 99 63 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.18% 2.85% 3.14%
As % of the Vendors category 8.26% 5.05% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 68 44 56
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 £28,950 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,125 £43,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +8.07%
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
1199 1247 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.63% 56.37% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 829 901 848
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 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Reading

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 143 (95.97%) Linux
2 104 (69.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 76 (51.01%) Windows
4 51 (34.23%) TCP/IP
5 48 (32.21%) HP
5 48 (32.21%) CentOS
6 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
7 45 (30.20%) Perl
8 44 (29.53%) Cisco
9 42 (28.19%) UNIX
9 42 (28.19%) MySQL
9 42 (28.19%) Oracle
9 42 (28.19%) VMware
10 41 (27.52%) Apache
11 37 (24.83%) Debian
11 37 (24.83%) Bash Shell
12 36 (24.16%) Ubuntu
13 35 (23.49%) SUSE
13 35 (23.49%) Firewall
14 34 (22.82%) SAN
15 33 (22.15%) SQL Server
15 33 (22.15%) PHP
16 32 (21.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (18.12%) IIS
18 26 (17.45%) AIX
19 24 (16.11%) Puppet
20 23 (15.44%) Solaris
21 22 (14.77%) DNS
21 22 (14.77%) PowerShell
22 21 (14.09%) Windows 7

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 41 (27.52%) Apache
2 27 (18.12%) IIS
3 16 (10.74%) WebSphere
4 13 (8.72%) Tomcat
5 11 (7.38%) JBoss
5 11 (7.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 11 (7.38%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.68%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.01%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.01%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 20 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.70%) MS Office
3 3 (2.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.40%) SaaS
2 8 (5.37%) Office 365
3 4 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (34.23%) TCP/IP
2 35 (23.49%) Firewall
3 34 (22.82%) SAN
4 22 (14.77%) DNS
5 19 (12.75%) Internet
6 17 (11.41%) NAS
7 16 (10.74%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (8.72%) NetScreen
9 12 (8.05%) HTTP
10 11 (7.38%) LDAP
11 8 (5.37%) LAN
11 8 (5.37%) WAN
12 7 (4.70%) DHCP
13 6 (4.03%) LTE
13 6 (4.03%) 4G
13 6 (4.03%) VoLTE
14 3 (2.01%) VPN
14 3 (2.01%) UMTS
14 3 (2.01%) GSM
14 3 (2.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.19%) MySQL
2 33 (22.15%) SQL Server
3 18 (12.08%) DB2
4 12 (8.05%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (7.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (6.71%) Oracle Database
7 7 (4.70%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.36%) Ant
1 5 (3.36%) Maven
1 5 (3.36%) Hudson
1 5 (3.36%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 11 (7.38%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.03%) Retail
2 6 (4.03%) Multimedia
2 6 (4.03%) Billing
3 4 (2.68%) French Language
3 4 (2.68%) Finance
4 3 (2.01%) Legal
4 3 (2.01%) Marketing
5 2 (1.34%) German Language
5 2 (1.34%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.67%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.67%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 42 (28.19%) Administrator
2 40 (26.85%) Systems Administrator
3 33 (22.15%) Support Engineer
4 28 (18.79%) Linux Administrator
5 27 (18.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 19 (12.75%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (10.07%) IT Support
7 15 (10.07%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) 1st Line Support
8 9 (6.04%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) UNIX Administrator
10 6 (4.03%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Junior
10 6 (4.03%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.36%) DevOps Manager
11 5 (3.36%) AIX Administrator
11 5 (3.36%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.41%) .NET
2 14 (9.40%) LAMP
3 4 (2.68%) Web Services
4 3 (2.01%) WAP
4 3 (2.01%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.34%) Worklight
5 2 (1.34%) Middleware
6 1 (0.67%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) Open Source
2 13 (8.72%) Clustering
3 6 (4.03%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.36%) Replication
5 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.01%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.67%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.67%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 143 (95.97%) Linux
2 104 (69.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 76 (51.01%) Windows
4 48 (32.21%) CentOS
5 42 (28.19%) UNIX
6 37 (24.83%) Debian
7 36 (24.16%) Ubuntu
8 35 (23.49%) SUSE
9 26 (17.45%) AIX
10 23 (15.44%) Solaris
11 21 (14.09%) Windows 7
12 19 (12.75%) HPUX
13 16 (10.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.67%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.67%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.75%) Time Management
2 17 (11.41%) Data Management
3 16 (10.74%) Load Balancing
4 13 (8.72%) DevOps
5 12 (8.05%) Release Management
5 12 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.37%) Project Management
7 7 (4.70%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.03%) Software Engineering
8 6 (4.03%) ITIL
8 6 (4.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (3.36%) Project Planning
9 5 (3.36%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.36%) Change Management
9 5 (3.36%) Scrum
10 4 (2.68%) Migration
10 4 (2.68%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.68%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.01%) Business Development
11 3 (2.01%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 45 (30.20%) Perl
2 37 (24.83%) Bash Shell
3 33 (22.15%) PHP
4 22 (14.77%) PowerShell
5 15 (10.07%) SQL
6 13 (8.72%) Python
7 7 (4.70%) Ruby
8 6 (4.03%) Java
9 3 (2.01%) AWK
10 2 (1.34%) C
11 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.67%) VB
11 1 (0.67%) Korn
11 1 (0.67%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 13 (8.72%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.71%) SC Cleared
2 10 (6.71%) DV Cleared
3 9 (6.04%) CCNA
3 9 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.37%) RHCE
5 6 (4.03%) RHCA
6 5 (3.36%) VCP4
7 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.68%) MCSE
8 3 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.01%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (2.01%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.01%) MCITP
9 2 (1.34%) SCSA
10 1 (0.67%) ISEB
10 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) SLA
1 3 (2.01%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (21.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.74%) Hyper-V
3 15 (10.07%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (7.38%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (7.38%) Active Directory
5 6 (4.03%) NFS
5 6 (4.03%) KVM
6 5 (3.36%) Samba
6 5 (3.36%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.36%) vSphere
7 4 (2.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.01%) vCloud
8 3 (2.01%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.34%) XenApp
9 2 (1.34%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.67%) QEMU
10 1 (0.67%) Xen
10 1 (0.67%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 24 (16.11%) Puppet
2 13 (8.72%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.05%) Nagios
4 11 (7.38%) OpenAM
5 6 (4.03%) Zenoss
6 5 (3.36%) nmon
6 5 (3.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (3.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (3.36%) SCCM
6 5 (3.36%) ZABBIX
7 4 (2.68%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (2.68%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.01%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.67%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.67%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.67%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 48 (32.21%) HP
2 47 (31.54%) Microsoft
3 44 (29.53%) Cisco
4 42 (28.19%) Oracle
4 42 (28.19%) VMware
5 21 (14.09%) IBM
5 21 (14.09%) EMC
6 16 (10.74%) Juniper
7 13 (8.72%) Sybase
8 12 (8.05%) Symantec
9 9 (6.04%) Veritas
10 7 (4.70%) Sun
11 6 (4.03%) F5
12 4 (2.68%) Hitachi
13 3 (2.01%) NetApp
13 3 (2.01%) Citrix
14 2 (1.34%) Adobe
14 2 (1.34%) webMethods
14 2 (1.34%) 3PAR
15 1 (0.67%) Isilon
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Salary: Negotiable
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