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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 67 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 12 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.18% 3.42% 3.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.58% 5.22% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £63,750 £48,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.44% -19.16%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
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
335 383 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 60.80% 65.47% 61.35%
Number of salaries quoted 237 265 140
Average salary £49,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.79% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Watford

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Firewall
2 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 16 (69.57%) Cisco
3 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
5 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
5 14 (60.87%) ITIL
6 13 (56.52%) HP
6 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
6 13 (56.52%) Information Security
6 13 (56.52%) Management Information System
6 13 (56.52%) Change Management
6 13 (56.52%) PaaS
6 13 (56.52%) Office 365
7 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (43.48%) Windows
9 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
10 8 (34.78%) MS Office
10 8 (34.78%) SQL
10 8 (34.78%) LAN
10 8 (34.78%) WAN
10 8 (34.78%) CCNA
10 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (34.78%) Coaching
10 8 (34.78%) VirtualBox
10 8 (34.78%) ProCurve
11 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
12 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
12 6 (26.09%) Finance

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
3 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 5 (21.74%) JBoss
4 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (8.70%) Apache
6 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) PaaS
1 13 (56.52%) Office 365
2 5 (21.74%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) LAN
2 8 (34.78%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) MPLS
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Data Mining
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Operations Manager
2 5 (21.74%) IT Operations Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Linux Support
4 3 (13.04%) AWS Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
1 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (8.70%) Servlets
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) WAP
3 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Management Information System
2 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
4 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Change Management
2 13 (56.52%) Information Security
3 9 (39.13%) PRINCE2
4 8 (34.78%) Coaching
5 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
5 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
5 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Analytics
7 2 (8.70%) Security Patching
7 2 (8.70%) System Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Facility Management
7 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.70%) EAM
8 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.35%) Open Source
8 1 (4.35%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CCNA
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
3 1 (4.35%) RHCE
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
3 1 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) VMware
2 16 (69.57%) Cisco
3 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (56.52%) HP
4 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
5 8 (34.78%) ProCurve
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) New Relic
7 3 (13.04%) AppDynamics
8 2 (8.70%) Infor
9 1 (4.35%) IBM
9 1 (4.35%) BMC
9 1 (4.35%) Apple