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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 158 157 158
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 390 376 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.72% 1.70% 1.67%
As % of the Vendors category 3.43% 3.38% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 296 333 348
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11367 11134 11387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.06% 50.27% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8891 9044 9617
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,503 £60,000 £65,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 123 £42,500 +4.93% 12
Surrey +3 106 £46,000 -16.36% 10
Hampshire -9 73 £47,500 +18.75% 6
East Sussex +1 30 £34,750 -22.77% 2
Buckinghamshire +10 18 £26,000 -62.85% 1
Oxfordshire +12 17 £55,000 +15.78% 2
West Sussex -9 15 £42,500 -2.29%
Kent -4 11 £50,000 +5.26% 1
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England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 692 (92.39%) Linux
2 454 (60.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 328 (43.79%) Windows
4 238 (31.78%) UNIX
5 213 (28.44%) MySQL
6 208 (27.77%) VMware
7 202 (26.97%) Oracle
8 200 (26.70%) Perl
9 180 (24.03%) Microsoft
10 172 (22.96%) Bash Shell
11 167 (22.30%) DNS
12 165 (22.03%) CentOS
13 154 (20.56%) Apache
14 152 (20.29%) SAN
15 150 (20.03%) Solaris
16 145 (19.36%) TCP/IP
17 143 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
18 138 (18.42%) SQL Server
19 131 (17.49%) ITIL
20 129 (17.22%) Cisco
21 127 (16.96%) Java
22 122 (16.29%) Windows Server 2008
23 111 (14.82%) Python
24 110 (14.69%) Puppet
25 109 (14.55%) SQL
26 107 (14.29%) PHP
27 100 (13.35%) Oracle Database
28 97 (12.95%) AIX
28 97 (12.95%) Firewall
29 92 (12.28%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 154 (20.56%) Apache
2 86 (11.48%) Tomcat
3 54 (7.21%) IIS
4 37 (4.94%) nginx
5 31 (4.14%) WebSphere
6 27 (3.60%) MS Exchange
7 24 (3.20%) WebLogic
8 22 (2.94%) CMS
9 21 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (2.40%) Drupal
10 18 (2.40%) Alfresco
10 18 (2.40%) WordPress
11 16 (2.14%) SharePoint
12 15 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
13 10 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (1.20%) Resin
14 9 (1.20%) Node.js
15 6 (0.80%) MQSeries
16 4 (0.53%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 66 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.53%) MS Office
3 3 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.53%) Magento
2 4 (0.53%) Compiere
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.27%) Tridion
3 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.87%) SaaS
3 16 (2.14%) Basecamp
4 15 (2.00%) IaaS
5 11 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.34%) PaaS
7 9 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (1.07%) Route 53
8 8 (1.07%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.53%) Office 365
10 2 (0.27%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 167 (22.30%) DNS
2 152 (20.29%) SAN
3 145 (19.36%) TCP/IP
4 97 (12.95%) Firewall
5 89 (11.88%) HTTP
6 82 (10.95%) Internet
7 68 (9.08%) DHCP
8 63 (8.41%) NAS
9 56 (7.48%) LDAP
10 44 (5.87%) LAN
11 40 (5.34%) WAN
12 39 (5.21%) FTP
13 38 (5.07%) VoIP
14 35 (4.67%) SMTP
15 34 (4.54%) SSL
16 33 (4.41%) VPN
17 31 (4.14%) iSCSI
18 19 (2.54%) SNMP
19 17 (2.27%) OSPF
19 17 (2.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (28.44%) MySQL
2 138 (18.42%) SQL Server
3 100 (13.35%) Oracle Database
4 66 (8.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 54 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
6 50 (6.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 40 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (4.41%) Oracle Database 12c
9 32 (4.27%) Relational Database
10 17 (2.27%) RDBMS
11 15 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
12 13 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (1.34%) MongoDB
15 8 (1.07%) Informix
16 7 (0.93%) DB2
16 7 (0.93%) HBase
17 6 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (2.54%) Jenkins
2 18 (2.40%) JIRA
3 13 (1.74%) Metasploit
4 12 (1.60%) Subversion
5 6 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.80%) Mercurial
5 6 (0.80%) JMeter
5 6 (0.80%) LoadRunner
6 4 (0.53%) NetBeans
6 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (0.53%) Xdebug
7 3 (0.40%) WebLOAD
8 2 (0.27%) WebLogic Workshop
9 1 (0.13%) Ant
9 1 (0.13%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.13%) Selenium
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.13%) Hudson
9 1 (0.13%) Gradle
General
1 91 (12.15%) Finance
2 40 (5.34%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.07%) Legal
4 18 (2.40%) Retail
5 17 (2.27%) Banking
6 16 (2.14%) Electronics
7 12 (1.60%) Marketing
8 10 (1.34%) Advertising
9 6 (0.80%) Back Office
10 5 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.40%) Publishing
11 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.27%) Automotive
12 2 (0.27%) Law
12 2 (0.27%) Games
12 2 (0.27%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 234 (31.24%) Administrator
2 185 (24.70%) Systems Administrator
3 169 (22.56%) Linux Administrator
4 124 (16.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 105 (14.02%) Linux Engineer
6 77 (10.28%) Support Engineer
7 58 (7.74%) DBA
8 50 (6.68%) Oracle DBA
9 49 (6.54%) Systems Engineer
9 49 (6.54%) Architect
10 36 (4.81%) Developer
10 36 (4.81%) Linux Support
11 35 (4.67%) Consultant
12 33 (4.41%) Analyst
13 31 (4.14%) UNIX Administrator
13 31 (4.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 28 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 27 (3.60%) UNIX Systems Administrator
15 27 (3.60%) Security Engineer
16 24 (3.20%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.14%) HTML
2 40 (5.34%) Web Services
3 33 (4.41%) SOAP
4 31 (4.14%) CSS
5 27 (3.60%) LAMP
6 26 (3.47%) Middleware
7 24 (3.20%) Ajax
7 24 (3.20%) J2EE
8 22 (2.94%) .NET
8 22 (2.94%) XML
8 22 (2.94%) jQuery
9 16 (2.14%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (1.47%) Java EE
11 10 (1.34%) Rendezvous
12 9 (1.20%) Software Packaging
12 9 (1.20%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (1.07%) Spring
13 8 (1.07%) YAML
13 8 (1.07%) Regular Expression
14 6 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.88%) Clustering
2 63 (8.41%) Replication
3 61 (8.14%) Open Source
4 41 (5.47%) Management Information System
5 33 (4.41%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.27%) Firmware
7 16 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
8 15 (2.00%) CMDB
8 15 (2.00%) Mathematics
9 14 (1.87%) iPhone
9 14 (1.87%) Mobile App
10 13 (1.74%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.60%) HACMP
12 11 (1.47%) IVR
12 11 (1.47%) Grid Computing
13 10 (1.34%) Fat Client
13 10 (1.34%) Thin Client
14 9 (1.20%) CLARiiON
15 6 (0.80%) LPAR
15 6 (0.80%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 692 (92.39%) Linux
2 454 (60.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 328 (43.79%) Windows
4 238 (31.78%) UNIX
5 165 (22.03%) CentOS
6 150 (20.03%) Solaris
7 122 (16.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 97 (12.95%) AIX
9 82 (10.95%) Debian
10 78 (10.41%) Ubuntu
11 68 (9.08%) SUSE
12 65 (8.68%) HPUX
13 52 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
14 41 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (3.87%) Windows 7
16 15 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
17 10 (1.34%) Windows XP
18 7 (0.93%) VMS
18 7 (0.93%) FreeBSD
18 7 (0.93%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (17.49%) ITIL
2 79 (10.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 76 (10.15%) Problem Management
4 70 (9.35%) Performance Tuning
5 65 (8.68%) Load Balancing
6 64 (8.54%) DevOps
7 45 (6.01%) Project Management
8 43 (5.74%) Change Management
9 39 (5.21%) Service Delivery
10 38 (5.07%) Configuration Management
11 32 (4.27%) Service Management
12 30 (4.01%) Time Management
13 28 (3.74%) High Availability
13 28 (3.74%) Software Engineering
14 27 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
15 22 (2.94%) Capacity Management
15 22 (2.94%) Project Planning
15 22 (2.94%) MVC
15 22 (2.94%) Workflow
16 20 (2.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 200 (26.70%) Perl
2 172 (22.96%) Bash Shell
3 127 (16.96%) Java
4 111 (14.82%) Python
5 109 (14.55%) SQL
6 107 (14.29%) PHP
7 84 (11.21%) Ruby
8 80 (10.68%) Shell Script
9 45 (6.01%) PL/SQL
10 40 (5.34%) JavaScript
11 22 (2.94%) C++
12 21 (2.80%) PHP5
13 17 (2.27%) C
14 15 (2.00%) Korn
15 14 (1.87%) Objective-C
16 13 (1.74%) C#
17 10 (1.34%) VB
18 7 (0.93%) AWK
19 6 (0.80%) T-SQL
20 5 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 92 (12.28%) Degree
2 54 (7.21%) Security Cleared
3 47 (6.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (6.01%) RHCE
5 41 (5.47%) MCSE
6 33 (4.41%) SC Cleared
7 32 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (3.20%) CCNA
8 24 (3.20%) DV Cleared
9 22 (2.94%) CISSP
10 19 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (2.40%) Oracle Certification
12 17 (2.27%) OCP
13 14 (1.87%) MCITP
14 12 (1.60%) CEH
15 10 (1.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (1.34%) Linux+ Certification
15 10 (1.34%) OSCP
15 10 (1.34%) OSCE
15 10 (1.34%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.08%) SLA
2 39 (5.21%) QA
3 36 (4.81%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.74%) HIPAA
5 8 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 143 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (9.35%) Active Directory
3 62 (8.28%) NFS
4 52 (6.94%) Oracle RAC
5 38 (5.07%) Oracle RMAN
6 36 (4.81%) Hyper-V
7 32 (4.27%) XenServer
8 30 (4.01%) Xen
9 28 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
10 27 (3.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 25 (3.34%) Snort
12 22 (2.94%) vSphere
13 21 (2.80%) Postfix
14 20 (2.67%) KVM
15 19 (2.54%) VMware ESX
15 19 (2.54%) XenApp
16 16 (2.14%) Samba
17 14 (1.87%) Nmap
17 14 (1.87%) UAG
18 12 (1.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 110 (14.69%) Puppet
2 53 (7.08%) Nagios
3 50 (6.68%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (6.41%) Data Guard
5 39 (5.21%) NetBackup
6 23 (3.07%) Plesk
7 18 (2.40%) EMC NetWorker
7 18 (2.40%) SCCM
8 17 (2.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 17 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
8 17 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 17 (2.27%) Cobbler
9 13 (1.74%) Nessus
9 13 (1.74%) YUM
10 12 (1.60%) EMC Navisphere
11 10 (1.34%) Munin
11 10 (1.34%) Tivoli
11 10 (1.34%) Vagrant
12 9 (1.20%) Zenoss
13 8 (1.07%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 208 (27.77%) VMware
2 202 (26.97%) Oracle
3 180 (24.03%) Microsoft
4 129 (17.22%) Cisco
5 92 (12.28%) HP
6 85 (11.35%) Citrix
7 63 (8.41%) EMC
8 57 (7.61%) Veritas
9 55 (7.34%) JBoss
10 54 (7.21%) IBM
11 53 (7.08%) Sun
12 30 (4.01%) Juniper
13 27 (3.60%) NetApp
14 19 (2.54%) Symantec
15 13 (1.74%) Sophos
15 13 (1.74%) Brocade
15 13 (1.74%) Imperva
16 12 (1.60%) SAP
17 11 (1.47%) CheckPoint
17 11 (1.47%) Dell
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Health care + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 42,000 plus call out of 4,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago