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 South East 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 South East 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 167 142 142
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 364 415 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 1.85% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 3.14% 3.57% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 280 341 391
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11587 11621 11911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.19% 51.77% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9109 9399 10122
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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England

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in the South East

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Red Hat Salary Histogram in the South East

Red Hat
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 152 £40,000 -9.60% 12
Surrey -14 75 £50,000 +14.94% 5
Hampshire -39 66 £39,625 +5.66% 8
Buckinghamshire +17 22 £42,000 +5.00%
Oxfordshire -11 21 £55,000 +34.14% 3
Kent -8 12 £80,000 +77.77%
West Sussex +7 9 £35,000 - 1
East Sussex -36 6 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Middlesex -9 4 £37,500 -29.57%
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England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 651 (93.80%) Linux
2 417 (60.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 322 (46.40%) Windows
4 245 (35.30%) VMware
5 231 (33.29%) UNIX
6 210 (30.26%) Perl
7 209 (30.12%) CentOS
8 197 (28.39%) Oracle
9 189 (27.23%) MySQL
10 166 (23.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 164 (23.63%) Microsoft
12 144 (20.75%) SAN
13 142 (20.46%) Solaris
14 140 (20.17%) SQL Server
14 140 (20.17%) Bash Shell
15 131 (18.88%) Apache
16 123 (17.72%) Python
17 119 (17.15%) SQL
17 119 (17.15%) Firewall
18 113 (16.28%) Puppet
19 112 (16.14%) Cisco
19 112 (16.14%) TCP/IP
20 111 (15.99%) AIX
21 110 (15.85%) DNS
21 110 (15.85%) Ubuntu
22 108 (15.56%) ITIL
23 99 (14.27%) Degree
23 99 (14.27%) Windows Server 2008
24 91 (13.11%) PHP
25 85 (12.25%) Disaster Recovery

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 131 (18.88%) Apache
2 77 (11.10%) IIS
3 60 (8.65%) nginx
4 59 (8.50%) Tomcat
5 51 (7.35%) CMS
6 49 (7.06%) Drupal
7 46 (6.63%) Alfresco
7 46 (6.63%) WordPress
8 30 (4.32%) MS Exchange
9 27 (3.89%) WebLogic
10 19 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (1.73%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (1.44%) Oracle Application Server
14 9 (1.30%) SharePoint
14 9 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
14 9 (1.30%) Confluence
15 7 (1.01%) OpenStack
15 7 (1.01%) Apache Solr
16 5 (0.72%) MQSeries
Applications
1 67 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) Tridion
2 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.29%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP xMII
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.89%) SaaS
3 23 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (2.74%) Route 53
4 19 (2.74%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (0.86%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.58%) Heroku
6 4 (0.58%) Engine Yard
7 3 (0.43%) PaaS
8 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.29%) IaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 144 (20.75%) SAN
2 119 (17.15%) Firewall
3 112 (16.14%) TCP/IP
4 110 (15.85%) DNS
5 67 (9.65%) NAS
6 48 (6.92%) Internet
7 45 (6.48%) HTTP
8 39 (5.62%) DHCP
9 36 (5.19%) FTP
10 33 (4.76%) VoIP
11 29 (4.18%) LDAP
12 28 (4.03%) LAN
13 23 (3.31%) WAN
14 20 (2.88%) OpenLDAP
14 20 (2.88%) tcpdump
14 20 (2.88%) SSL
14 20 (2.88%) VPN
15 17 (2.45%) SNMP
15 17 (2.45%) SMTP
16 14 (2.02%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (27.23%) MySQL
2 140 (20.17%) SQL Server
3 68 (9.80%) Oracle Database
4 49 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (6.20%) Relational Database
6 35 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 31 (4.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 21 (3.03%) RDBMS
10 19 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
10 19 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
11 16 (2.31%) Oracle Database 12c
12 13 (1.87%) DB2
13 11 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
14 10 (1.44%) MongoDB
14 10 (1.44%) NoSQL
15 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (0.86%) MariaDB
18 5 (0.72%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 20 (2.88%) Metasploit
2 16 (2.31%) JIRA
3 14 (2.02%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.02%) Subversion
4 6 (0.86%) Mercurial
4 6 (0.86%) Eclipse
4 6 (0.86%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.86%) Ant
4 6 (0.86%) Maven
4 6 (0.86%) NetBeans
5 5 (0.72%) WebLogic Workshop
6 4 (0.58%) Spring Roo
6 4 (0.58%) Xdebug
7 3 (0.43%) Selenium
7 3 (0.43%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.43%) Gradle
7 3 (0.43%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (0.43%) Hudson
7 3 (0.43%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 76 (10.95%) Finance
2 48 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.16%) Banking
3 15 (2.16%) Electronics
4 12 (1.73%) Advertising
5 11 (1.59%) German Language
6 10 (1.44%) French Language
7 8 (1.15%) Back Office
7 8 (1.15%) Marketing
8 7 (1.01%) Retail
9 5 (0.72%) Games
10 4 (0.58%) Online Betting
10 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.29%) Russian Language
11 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Law
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 239 (34.44%) Administrator
2 184 (26.51%) Systems Administrator
3 161 (23.20%) Linux Administrator
4 126 (18.16%) Linux Engineer
5 110 (15.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 82 (11.82%) Support Engineer
7 60 (8.65%) Systems Engineer
8 54 (7.78%) Linux Support
9 41 (5.91%) Architect
9 41 (5.91%) Linux Support Engineer
10 38 (5.48%) Consultant
10 38 (5.48%) UNIX Administrator
11 36 (5.19%) Technical Support
11 36 (5.19%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 33 (4.76%) Security Engineer
13 30 (4.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
14 28 (4.03%) DBA
14 28 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 27 (3.89%) Senior Linux Administrator
16 26 (3.75%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (7.93%) Web Services
2 24 (3.46%) J2EE
3 22 (3.17%) HTML
4 21 (3.03%) Spring
5 19 (2.74%) .NET
6 18 (2.59%) Ajax
7 17 (2.45%) Middleware
7 17 (2.45%) XML
7 17 (2.45%) SOAP
7 17 (2.45%) jQuery
8 14 (2.02%) CSS
8 14 (2.02%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (1.87%) Java EE
10 12 (1.73%) COM
11 11 (1.59%) Hibernate
12 9 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (1.30%) RESTful
13 8 (1.15%) XSLT
13 8 (1.15%) JSP
13 8 (1.15%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 83 (11.96%) Clustering
2 52 (7.49%) Replication
3 44 (6.34%) Open Source
4 31 (4.47%) Enterprise Storage
5 28 (4.03%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.59%) HACMP
7 11 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.44%) CLARiiON
9 9 (1.30%) Wiki
9 9 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.15%) Firmware
10 8 (1.15%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.01%) Statistics
11 7 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.01%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.86%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.86%) CMDB
13 5 (0.72%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.72%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.58%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 651 (93.80%) Linux
2 417 (60.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 322 (46.40%) Windows
4 231 (33.29%) UNIX
5 209 (30.12%) CentOS
6 142 (20.46%) Solaris
7 111 (15.99%) AIX
8 110 (15.85%) Ubuntu
9 99 (14.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 84 (12.10%) SUSE
11 68 (9.80%) Debian
12 66 (9.51%) HPUX
13 43 (6.20%) Windows 7
14 38 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 35 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (2.88%) Oracle Linux
17 16 (2.31%) Windows XP
18 12 (1.73%) FreeBSD
19 8 (1.15%) Windows 8
20 6 (0.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (15.56%) ITIL
2 85 (12.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 68 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
4 56 (8.07%) Problem Management
5 53 (7.64%) Load Balancing
6 46 (6.63%) Service Delivery
7 45 (6.48%) Project Management
8 43 (6.20%) Migration
9 37 (5.33%) Change Management
10 28 (4.03%) Configuration Management
10 28 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (3.89%) SIEM
11 27 (3.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 27 (3.89%) Workflow
12 24 (3.46%) E-Commerce
13 22 (3.17%) Service Management
14 21 (3.03%) Time Management
15 20 (2.88%) High Availability
16 19 (2.74%) Capacity Management
17 18 (2.59%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 210 (30.26%) Perl
2 140 (20.17%) Bash Shell
3 123 (17.72%) Python
4 119 (17.15%) SQL
5 91 (13.11%) PHP
6 85 (12.25%) Shell Script
7 77 (11.10%) Java
7 77 (11.10%) Ruby
8 20 (2.88%) Korn
8 20 (2.88%) C
9 18 (2.59%) PowerShell
9 18 (2.59%) C++
9 18 (2.59%) JavaScript
9 18 (2.59%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.01%) C#
10 7 (1.01%) PHP5
11 6 (0.86%) VB
11 6 (0.86%) AWK
12 5 (0.72%) VBScript
12 5 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 99 (14.27%) Degree
2 65 (9.37%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (9.37%) RHCE
3 56 (8.07%) CCNA
4 47 (6.77%) Security Cleared
5 36 (5.19%) SC Cleared
6 35 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (4.90%) CISSP
8 33 (4.76%) MCSE
9 27 (3.89%) CEH
10 23 (3.31%) DV Cleared
11 21 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (2.74%) OSCP
12 19 (2.74%) OSCE
13 15 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
14 13 (1.87%) OCP
15 11 (1.59%) MCITP
16 10 (1.44%) RHCA
17 9 (1.30%) SAP Certification
18 6 (0.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.37%) SLA
2 38 (5.48%) QA
3 30 (4.32%) PCI DSS
4 19 (2.74%) HIPAA
5 12 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 166 (23.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (9.22%) vSphere
3 61 (8.79%) Active Directory
4 43 (6.20%) NFS
5 40 (5.76%) VMware ESX
6 35 (5.04%) XenApp
7 34 (4.90%) Xen
7 34 (4.90%) XenServer
8 31 (4.47%) Oracle RMAN
9 28 (4.03%) Oracle RAC
9 28 (4.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 28 (4.03%) VMware ESXi
10 27 (3.89%) Snort
11 26 (3.75%) KVM
12 21 (3.03%) Hyper-V
13 20 (2.88%) Nmap
14 19 (2.74%) XenDesktop
15 17 (2.45%) OpenSSH
16 11 (1.59%) vCloud
17 7 (1.01%) Samba
Systems Management
1 113 (16.28%) Puppet
2 55 (7.93%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (7.06%) Plesk
4 47 (6.77%) Nagios
5 42 (6.05%) NetBackup
6 28 (4.03%) Cobbler
7 20 (2.88%) Nessus
8 18 (2.59%) YUM
9 15 (2.16%) Data Guard
10 14 (2.02%) EMC Navisphere
11 12 (1.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 11 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (1.59%) HP SIM
13 9 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
14 8 (1.15%) SCCM
14 8 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 8 (1.15%) ARCserve
14 8 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
15 7 (1.01%) Tivoli
15 7 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 245 (35.30%) VMware
2 197 (28.39%) Oracle
3 164 (23.63%) Microsoft
4 112 (16.14%) Cisco
5 81 (11.67%) Citrix
6 78 (11.24%) HP
7 62 (8.93%) Sun
8 56 (8.07%) IBM
8 56 (8.07%) EMC
9 51 (7.35%) Veritas
10 46 (6.63%) NetApp
11 37 (5.33%) Symantec
12 36 (5.19%) JBoss
13 28 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
14 24 (3.46%) SAP
15 22 (3.17%) Sophos
16 21 (3.03%) Juniper
17 20 (2.88%) Imperva
18 18 (2.59%) Hitachi
19 17 (2.45%) Novell
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £78500 - £83500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Private Medical Insurance, Dent
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Pension,Bonus,Training Budget
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £33000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £35,000 per annum Plus Corp Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + on-call + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Basic Salary + Company Benefits + Stocks
Posted: 5 days ago