The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 59 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 2 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.35% 5.10% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 10.11% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 11
Average salary £42,500 £44,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% -11.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
289 267 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 50.52% 50.47% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 245 221 303
Average salary £46,500 £43,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.13% -8.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 17 (45.95%) CentOS
4 16 (43.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (40.54%) OpenUP
5 15 (40.54%) Apache
5 15 (40.54%) UNIX
5 15 (40.54%) Perl
5 15 (40.54%) Solaris
6 14 (37.84%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) Ubuntu
6 14 (37.84%) Plesk
6 14 (37.84%) cPanel
7 13 (35.14%) Webmin
7 13 (35.14%) nginx
7 13 (35.14%) MySQL
7 13 (35.14%) IIS
7 13 (35.14%) DNS
8 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
9 11 (29.73%) HP
9 11 (29.73%) PHP
9 11 (29.73%) vSphere
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
10 10 (27.03%) Windows
10 10 (27.03%) Python
11 9 (24.32%) VMware ESX
11 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (21.62%) Redknee
12 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (21.62%) Mobile App

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 15 (40.54%) Apache
2 13 (35.14%) IIS
2 13 (35.14%) nginx
3 7 (18.92%) CMS
3 7 (18.92%) Drupal
3 7 (18.92%) Alfresco
3 7 (18.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) DNS
2 7 (18.92%) DHCP
3 5 (13.51%) SAN
3 5 (13.51%) DAB
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) MySQL
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Games
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Linux Support
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Linux Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Operations Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Platform Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Platform Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) UNIX Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
2 6 (16.22%) CMDB
2 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.51%) Replication
3 5 (13.51%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) AS400
4 1 (2.70%) LPAR
4 1 (2.70%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) CentOS
3 16 (43.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (40.54%) UNIX
4 15 (40.54%) Solaris
5 14 (37.84%) Ubuntu
6 10 (27.03%) Windows
7 7 (18.92%) AIX
8 6 (16.22%) HPUX
9 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) OpenUP
2 7 (18.92%) Migration
3 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.81%) Workflow
5 4 (10.81%) Workflow Management
5 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Transition Management
5 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.11%) People Management
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.70%) Content Management
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
8 1 (2.70%) Security Management
8 1 (2.70%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) Perl
2 14 (37.84%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) PHP
4 10 (27.03%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) JNCIA
1 5 (13.51%) CCNA
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) RHCE
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) vSphere
2 9 (24.32%) VMware ESX
3 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.51%) Firmware
4 5 (13.51%) NFS
5 1 (2.70%) KVM
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Plesk
1 14 (37.84%) cPanel
2 13 (35.14%) Webmin
3 6 (16.22%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.70%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) VMware
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) HP
4 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 8 (21.62%) Redknee
5 6 (16.22%) EMC
6 5 (13.51%) Juniper
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Brocade
8 1 (2.70%) IBM
8 1 (2.70%) Sun