The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank - 65 67
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 0 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.20% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.50% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £60,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +103.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Red Hat
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
181 200 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 40.77% 39.37% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 150 179 272
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Suffolk

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) LAMP
3 5 (71.43%) ZABBIX
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
4 4 (57.14%) New Relic
4 4 (57.14%) Xen
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) SMTP
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (28.57%) Percona
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (14.29%) Nagios

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) SMTP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Debian
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Xen
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) ZABBIX
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
3 4 (57.14%) New Relic
4 2 (28.57%) Percona
4 2 (28.57%) VMware