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 Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 17 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 Southampton 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 80 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 5 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.52% 4.79% 3.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 9.68% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 38 33
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
375 403 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.06% 49.51% 42.66%
Number of salaries quoted 332 372 397
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £27,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 17 April 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Perl
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) AIX
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (61.54%) OCP
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2000
3 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (61.54%) ATG
3 8 (61.54%) Korn
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
3 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle9i Database
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2000
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) GoogleTest
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle DBA
1 8 (61.54%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Pthreads
1 1 (7.69%) Scilab
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) AIX
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Tru64
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
1 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Perl
2 8 (61.54%) PL/SQL
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
2 8 (61.54%) Korn
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) OCP
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) ATG
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Sun