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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 64 88
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 16 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.68% 2.46% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 3.55% 5.87% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 7
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £85,577 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

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 451 426 546
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 47.47% 41.97% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 647 821 735
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +1 11 £52,500 -4.54%
Brentwood 0 1 - -
Red Hat
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 45 (97.83%) Linux
2 32 (69.57%) Windows
3 29 (63.04%) VMware
4 26 (56.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
6 20 (43.48%) NetApp
6 20 (43.48%) Office 365
7 19 (41.30%) Configuration Management
8 18 (39.13%) vSphere
9 17 (36.96%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
9 17 (36.96%) Perl
9 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
10 16 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (32.61%) JBoss
11 15 (32.61%) Java
12 14 (30.43%) LDAP
12 14 (30.43%) Capacity Management
13 12 (26.09%) Oracle
13 12 (26.09%) NAS
14 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
15 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
15 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
16 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (19.57%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (19.57%) Computer Science Degree
16 9 (19.57%) Documentum
16 9 (19.57%) Kerberos
16 9 (19.57%) Degree

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 15 (32.61%) JBoss
2 9 (19.57%) Documentum
3 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) Office 365
2 16 (34.78%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) LDAP
2 12 (26.09%) NAS
3 9 (19.57%) Kerberos
4 8 (17.39%) SAN
5 4 (8.70%) Firewall
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (4.35%) Back Office
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Administrator
3 17 (36.96%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (28.26%) Storage Engineer
4 13 (28.26%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (26.09%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (19.57%) Documentum Administrator
6 9 (19.57%) Server Engineer
7 8 (17.39%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
9 6 (13.04%) Windows Administrator
10 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support
10 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 5 (10.87%) SAN Engineer
10 5 (10.87%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 4 (8.70%) VMWare Administrator
12 3 (6.52%) AWS Administrator
12 3 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
12 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Fat Client
2 5 (10.87%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (97.83%) Linux
2 32 (69.57%) Windows
3 26 (56.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
5 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (10.87%) CentOS
7 5 (10.87%) Ubuntu
7 5 (10.87%) Unix
8 3 (6.52%) SUSE
9 2 (4.35%) AIX
9 2 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Configuration Management
2 14 (30.43%) Capacity Management
3 9 (19.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (19.57%) Data Management
3 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) Perl
2 15 (32.61%) Java
3 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) CCNA
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) vSphere
2 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (36.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 7 (15.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (15.22%) SCCM
3 6 (13.04%) SCOM
4 5 (10.87%) Ansible
4 5 (10.87%) CFEngine
4 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
4 5 (10.87%) Puppet
5 3 (6.52%) Nagios
6 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) VMware
2 20 (43.48%) NetApp
3 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.09%) Oracle
5 5 (10.87%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) Symantec
6 3 (6.52%) Hortonworks
7 2 (4.35%) Apple
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (4.35%) F5