The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 69 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 9 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.30% 1.77% 2.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 3.21% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 20
Average salary £32,500 £43,250 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.85% -18.39%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Red Hat
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 468 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.30% 55.25% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 290 399 456
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Southampton

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 14 (100.00%) ITIL
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) VMware
4 10 (71.43%) Fedora
4 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (71.43%) CentOS
4 10 (71.43%) Puppet
4 10 (71.43%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (71.43%) Python
4 10 (71.43%) Perl
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle
6 7 (50.00%) Solaris
6 7 (50.00%) Sun
6 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (42.86%) Java
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (35.71%) Apache
8 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
9 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
9 4 (28.57%) PHP
10 3 (21.43%) Web Services
10 3 (21.43%) UNIX
10 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (14.29%) ATG
11 2 (14.29%) Retail

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Systems Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX Support
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Fedora
3 10 (71.43%) CentOS
4 7 (50.00%) Solaris
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Perl
1 10 (71.43%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.14%) RHCSA
2 1 (7.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Sun
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) ATG