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 Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 18 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 Slough 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 40 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 28 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.05% 2.59% 3.92%
As % of the Vendors category 10.07% 4.56% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 25
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 395 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 50.18% 56.92% 58.24%
Number of salaries quoted 232 316 309
Average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Slough

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Slough

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 73 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (67.12%) Windows
3 48 (65.75%) CentOS
4 47 (64.38%) Ubuntu
5 39 (53.42%) Perl
6 37 (50.68%) PHP
7 32 (43.84%) Python
8 29 (39.73%) Apache
8 29 (39.73%) SQL
8 29 (39.73%) Firewall
9 27 (36.99%) VMware
9 27 (36.99%) SLA
9 27 (36.99%) Plesk
10 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (34.25%) CEH
11 25 (34.25%) SIEM
11 25 (34.25%) CISSP
11 25 (34.25%) MySQL
11 25 (34.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 24 (32.88%) CMS
12 24 (32.88%) WordPress
12 24 (32.88%) Alfresco
12 24 (32.88%) Drupal
13 22 (30.14%) Ruby
13 22 (30.14%) Bash Shell
13 22 (30.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
13 22 (30.14%) CCNA
14 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
14 21 (28.77%) IIS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (39.73%) Apache
2 24 (32.88%) CMS
2 24 (32.88%) WordPress
2 24 (32.88%) Alfresco
2 24 (32.88%) Drupal
3 21 (28.77%) IIS
4 20 (27.40%) nginx
5 7 (9.59%) MS Exchange
6 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
7 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.11%) Confluence
8 2 (2.74%) Lync
8 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (39.73%) Firewall
2 19 (26.03%) tcpdump
3 16 (21.92%) TCP/IP
4 14 (19.18%) FTP
5 13 (17.81%) DNS
6 7 (9.59%) VPN
7 6 (8.22%) SSL
8 5 (6.85%) LDAP
9 3 (4.11%) INAP
9 3 (4.11%) MPLS
9 3 (4.11%) SSH
9 3 (4.11%) HTTP
9 3 (4.11%) SMS
9 3 (4.11%) WAN
9 3 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (4.11%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (2.74%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.74%) SIGTRAN
10 2 (2.74%) Internet
10 2 (2.74%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) MySQL
2 21 (28.77%) SQL Server
3 14 (19.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (26.03%) Metasploit
2 3 (4.11%) Subversion
2 3 (4.11%) Ant
2 3 (4.11%) IntelliJ
2 3 (4.11%) Selenium
2 3 (4.11%) JIRA
2 3 (4.11%) Gradle
2 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.11%) Hudson
2 3 (4.11%) Apache Ivy
General
1 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.37%) Electronics
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Security Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (27.40%) Support Engineer
4 14 (19.18%) Linux Support Engineer
4 14 (19.18%) Linux Support
5 13 (17.81%) Administrator
5 13 (17.81%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (13.70%) Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Security Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (6.85%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (6.85%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.11%) Operations Consultant
11 2 (2.74%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (2.74%) Applications Support Specialist
11 2 (2.74%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) COM
2 5 (6.85%) Web Services
3 4 (5.48%) SOAP
4 3 (4.11%) CPAN
4 3 (4.11%) X-Windows
5 2 (2.74%) XML
5 2 (2.74%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Clustering
2 5 (6.85%) Replication
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.48%) CMDB
3 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Grid Computing
4 3 (4.11%) IVR
4 3 (4.11%) Firmware
4 3 (4.11%) Wiki
5 1 (1.37%) DTV
5 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (67.12%) Windows
3 48 (65.75%) CentOS
4 47 (64.38%) Ubuntu
5 22 (30.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (19.18%) UNIX
7 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (15.07%) Solaris
9 8 (10.96%) AIX
10 7 (9.59%) HPUX
11 4 (5.48%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.25%) SIEM
1 25 (34.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 14 (19.18%) Migration
3 11 (15.07%) Information Security
4 8 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.59%) Database Tuning
6 5 (6.85%) Content Management
6 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.85%) ITIL
6 5 (6.85%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.48%) Project Management
8 3 (4.11%) Kanban
9 2 (2.74%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.37%) CAE
10 1 (1.37%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.37%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.37%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) Perl
2 37 (50.68%) PHP
3 32 (43.84%) Python
4 29 (39.73%) SQL
5 22 (30.14%) Ruby
5 22 (30.14%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.59%) Java
7 3 (4.11%) C
7 3 (4.11%) Korn
7 3 (4.11%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) CEH
1 25 (34.25%) CISSP
2 22 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (30.14%) CCNA
3 19 (26.03%) OSCP
3 19 (26.03%) OSCE
3 19 (26.03%) Degree
4 9 (12.33%) RHCE
5 2 (2.74%) ISEB
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.74%) MCSE
6 1 (1.37%) CCNP
6 1 (1.37%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (36.99%) SLA
2 18 (24.66%) PCI DSS
2 18 (24.66%) HIPAA
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (26.03%) Snort
2 19 (26.03%) Nmap
3 11 (15.07%) KVM
4 8 (10.96%) vSphere
4 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
4 8 (10.96%) VMware ESX
5 7 (9.59%) NFS
5 7 (9.59%) Xen
6 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
7 4 (5.48%) Varnish
8 3 (4.11%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 27 (36.99%) Plesk
2 19 (26.03%) Nessus
3 8 (10.96%) Puppet
3 8 (10.96%) Nagios
4 7 (9.59%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (4.11%) YUM
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) VMware
2 19 (26.03%) Imperva
2 19 (26.03%) Sophos
3 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.70%) HP
5 9 (12.33%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (8.22%) Citrix
7 5 (6.85%) Cisco
8 4 (5.48%) Sun
8 4 (5.48%) EMC
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle
8 4 (5.48%) Redknee
9 3 (4.11%) Vignette
9 3 (4.11%) Dell
9 3 (4.11%) BEA
9 3 (4.11%) Google
10 2 (2.74%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.37%) SAP
11 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint