The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 95 119
Rank change year-on-year +8 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.76% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 1.82% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.88% +2.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Red Hat is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 486 548 802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 45.98% 41.86% 46.12%
Number of salaries quoted 384 431 626
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Red Hat as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Cheshire

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in Cheshire

Red Hat
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +2 1 £48,000 -
Red Hat
North West

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (90.91%) Puppet
2 10 (90.91%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (90.91%) Docker
3 9 (81.82%) OpenShift
3 9 (81.82%) Ansible
3 9 (81.82%) Python
3 9 (81.82%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Clustering
4 8 (72.73%) Perl
4 8 (72.73%) Unix
4 8 (72.73%) SAN
4 8 (72.73%) Veritas
4 8 (72.73%) Nagios
4 8 (72.73%) PowerHA
4 8 (72.73%) CFEngine
4 8 (72.73%) OpenStack
4 8 (72.73%) Ruby
5 7 (63.64%) Banking
6 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 5 (45.45%) Financial Institution
6 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
6 5 (45.45%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (27.27%) JIRA
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (27.27%) DevOps
8 2 (18.18%) RHCSA
8 2 (18.18%) CentOS
8 2 (18.18%) Confluence

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) OpenStack
2 2 (18.18%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (81.82%) OpenShift
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Hudson
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Ajax
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Perl
2 8 (72.73%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) RHCE
1 2 (18.18%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Docker
2 8 (72.73%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (90.91%) Puppet
2 9 (81.82%) Ansible
3 8 (72.73%) CFEngine
3 8 (72.73%) Nagios
4 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Veritas