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 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 57 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 12 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.20% 2.96% 5.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.59% 5.47% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £48,500 £60,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.16% +48.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
334 201 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 61.28% 54.03% 64.02%
Number of salaries quoted 236 146 150
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 September 2014, 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 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 23 (74.19%) Firewall
3 22 (70.97%) VMware
4 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
5 18 (58.06%) LAN
5 18 (58.06%) WAN
5 18 (58.06%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (54.84%) Finance
6 17 (54.84%) ITIL
7 16 (51.61%) CCNA
7 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (51.61%) CheckPoint
8 15 (48.39%) Cisco
8 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
8 15 (48.39%) Change Management
8 15 (48.39%) Information Security
8 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
8 15 (48.39%) Retail
8 15 (48.39%) PaaS
8 15 (48.39%) Visualisation
9 13 (41.94%) Lync
10 12 (38.71%) IaaS
10 12 (38.71%) ProCurve
10 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
10 12 (38.71%) HP
11 11 (35.48%) Windows
12 9 (29.03%) Apache
12 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
12 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 13 (41.94%) Lync
2 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
3 5 (16.13%) IIS
4 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
4 4 (12.90%) Tuxedo
4 4 (12.90%) iPlanet
4 4 (12.90%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (12.90%) GlassFish
5 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) PaaS
2 12 (38.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 18 (58.06%) LAN
2 18 (58.06%) WAN
3 7 (22.58%) SAN
4 5 (16.13%) HTTP
5 4 (12.90%) DNS
5 4 (12.90%) SSL
6 3 (9.68%) IPv4
6 3 (9.68%) MPLS
6 3 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (9.68%) DHCP
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
1 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (54.84%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Architect
2 15 (48.39%) IT Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Middleware Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Middleware Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Integrator
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) J2EE
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (12.90%) Middleware
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (12.90%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.23%) SAP XI
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (48.39%) Management Information System
2 15 (48.39%) Visualisation
3 7 (22.58%) Clustering
4 5 (16.13%) Open Source
5 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (22.58%) UNIX
5 4 (12.90%) AIX
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000
6 3 (9.68%) HPUX
6 3 (9.68%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) zOS
7 1 (3.23%) SUSE
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Change Management
2 15 (48.39%) Information Security
3 6 (19.35%) Coaching
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (12.90%) Project Management
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.68%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.68%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.90%) Jython
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) CCNA
1 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCSA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
3 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
4 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.23%) Squid
6 1 (3.23%) Firmware
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.68%) BMC Performance Manager
2 3 (9.68%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (51.61%) CheckPoint
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco
5 12 (38.71%) HP
5 12 (38.71%) ProCurve
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle
6 8 (25.81%) JBoss
7 7 (22.58%) IBM
8 4 (12.90%) EnterpriseDB
9 3 (9.68%) BMC
9 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
9 3 (9.68%) Brocade
9 3 (9.68%) NetIQ
10 2 (6.45%) SAP
11 1 (3.23%) Sybase
11 1 (3.23%) Citrix
11 1 (3.23%) Clearswift
11 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
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