The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 30 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.

Red Hat
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 87 91
Rank change year-on-year +26 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 29 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.87% 1.68% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.24% 3.61% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 5
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £35,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £72,000
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 Essex.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 465 498 595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 46.09% 46.37% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 343 360 466
Median salary £47,500 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.28% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in Essex

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Essex over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Essex

Red Hat
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 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
Colchester +16 24 £47,500 +7.95%
Saffron Walden - 5 £31,498 -
Red Hat
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 Essex region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 48 (96.00%) Linux
2 39 (78.00%) Windows
3 35 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 32 (64.00%) Windows Server
5 30 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (42.00%) Capacity Management
7 20 (40.00%) VMware
8 17 (34.00%) SCCM
9 16 (32.00%) SCOM
9 16 (32.00%) Oracle
9 16 (32.00%) LDAP
10 15 (30.00%) Perl
10 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
11 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (26.00%) Shell Script
13 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
13 12 (24.00%) vSphere
14 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (22.00%) Degree
14 11 (22.00%) Documentum
14 11 (22.00%) Kerberos
14 11 (22.00%) Service Delivery
14 11 (22.00%) Data Management
15 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
15 10 (20.00%) JBoss
15 10 (20.00%) Java
15 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (18.00%) Puppet
16 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 11 (22.00%) Documentum
2 10 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) LDAP
2 11 (22.00%) Kerberos
3 4 (8.00%) HTTP
3 4 (8.00%) NAS
3 4 (8.00%) SSL
3 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Administrator
2 19 (38.00%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (28.00%) Server Engineer
4 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (20.00%) Documentum Administrator
6 9 (18.00%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (18.00%) Windows Administrator
7 8 (16.00%) Storage Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 7 (14.00%) SCCM Engineer
9 6 (12.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
9 6 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
10 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
10 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 5 (10.00%) Linux Server Engineer
10 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (6.00%) Linux Administrator
12 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
12 2 (4.00%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (16.00%) Thin Client
3 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (96.00%) Linux
2 39 (78.00%) Windows
3 32 (64.00%) Windows Server
4 30 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (12.00%) Unix
8 5 (10.00%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.00%) CentOS
9 2 (4.00%) SUSE
10 1 (2.00%) AIX
10 1 (2.00%) HPUX
10 1 (2.00%) Solaris
10 1 (2.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 21 (42.00%) Capacity Management
3 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (22.00%) Data Management
3 11 (22.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.00%) DevOps
5 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.00%) Microservices
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.00%) Server Patching
9 1 (2.00%) Content Management
9 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.00%) Migration
9 1 (2.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Perl
2 13 (26.00%) Shell Script
3 10 (20.00%) Java
4 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
5 5 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) AWK
6 2 (4.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) RHCE
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) vSphere
2 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (8.00%) Docker
6 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) SCCM
2 16 (32.00%) SCOM
3 10 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (18.00%) Puppet
5 8 (16.00%) NetBackup
6 5 (10.00%) Ansible
6 5 (10.00%) CFEngine
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) VMware
2 16 (32.00%) Oracle
3 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.00%) NetApp
5 8 (16.00%) Citrix
5 8 (16.00%) Symantec
6 4 (8.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.00%) F5
7 1 (2.00%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) Sun