The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 62 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 10 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.91% 0.25% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.29% 0.47% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%
Red Hat
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
304 213 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 58.13% 52.33% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 203 152 163
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Watford

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) Oracle
3 14 (70.00%) Windows
4 12 (60.00%) Apache
5 11 (55.00%) JBoss
5 11 (55.00%) Shell Script
5 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (50.00%) Clustering
6 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
7 9 (45.00%) J2EE
7 9 (45.00%) Firewall
7 9 (45.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (40.00%) RiskWrite
8 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (40.00%) EnterpriseDB
8 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
8 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (25.00%) VMware
10 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
11 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (20.00%) Problem Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 12 (60.00%) Apache
2 11 (55.00%) JBoss
3 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (20.00%) IIS
6 1 (5.00%) Tuxedo
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (5.00%) iPlanet
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) LDAP
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) IPv4
4 1 (5.00%) SSL
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Toad
2 1 (5.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) J2EE
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) Servlets
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Clustering
2 8 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.00%) AIX
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Solaris
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.00%) HPUX
7 1 (5.00%) zOS
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.00%) SUSE
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Coaching
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) System Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) EAM
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.00%) VBScript
6 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) Jython
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (5.00%) Samba
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Infor
6 1 (5.00%) Sybase
6 1 (5.00%) NetIQ
6 1 (5.00%) BMC
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas
6 1 (5.00%) Sun
6 1 (5.00%) Brocade
6 1 (5.00%) Riverbed