Period
to 25 September 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 25 September 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
England > North West
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 264 227
Rank change year-on-year +22 -37 -4
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 121 83 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.93% 0.70% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 1.63% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 94 63 94
North West median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,850 £23,150
90th Percentile £64,000 £53,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6092 5096 5835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.59% 43.14% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4731 4074 4647
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in the North West

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in the North West

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in the North West over the 6 months to 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in the North West

Red Hat
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +14 92 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Cheshire -28 16 £48,750 -2.50%
Merseyside -3 8 £52,500 +66.67% 1
Lancashire -4 2 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 114 (94.21%) Linux
2 79 (65.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 71 (58.68%) DevOps
4 61 (50.41%) Puppet
5 54 (44.63%) Amazon AWS
6 50 (41.32%) CentOS
6 50 (41.32%) Python
7 47 (38.84%) Unix
8 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (32.23%) Opscode Chef
10 38 (31.40%) Apache
11 33 (27.27%) VMware
12 32 (26.45%) Java
13 31 (25.62%) Ansible
13 31 (25.62%) Jenkins
14 30 (24.79%) Windows
15 28 (23.14%) Configuration Management
15 28 (23.14%) Ruby
16 26 (21.49%) Bash Shell
16 26 (21.49%) Perl
17 25 (20.66%) Tomcat
18 24 (19.83%) Windows Server
19 23 (19.01%) Docker
19 23 (19.01%) Finance
20 21 (17.36%) MySQL
20 21 (17.36%) iPad
21 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
21 19 (15.70%) ITIL
22 18 (14.88%) Kubernetes
22 18 (14.88%) SAN

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 38 (31.40%) Apache
2 25 (20.66%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.09%) Confluence
3 11 (9.09%) JBoss
4 9 (7.44%) MS Exchange
5 7 (5.79%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (5.79%) nginx
6 6 (4.96%) OpenStack
6 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.31%) IIS
7 4 (3.31%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.48%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.83%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.83%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.83%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Magento
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 54 (44.63%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (14.05%) OpenShift
4 6 (4.96%) PaaS
5 5 (4.13%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (4.13%) Office 365
6 4 (3.31%) SaaS
7 3 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.65%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.65%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.65%) IaaS
9 1 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.88%) SAN
2 11 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.61%) HTTP
4 6 (4.96%) Firewall
4 6 (4.96%) LAN
4 6 (4.96%) VPN
5 5 (4.13%) WAN
6 3 (2.48%) Skype
7 2 (1.65%) DNS
7 2 (1.65%) SSL
7 2 (1.65%) VoIP
8 1 (0.83%) DHCP
8 1 (0.83%) Internet
8 1 (0.83%) Network Security
8 1 (0.83%) VLAN
8 1 (0.83%) VXLAN
8 1 (0.83%) Wireless
8 1 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.36%) MySQL
2 9 (7.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.31%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.65%) Hazelcast
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (25.62%) Jenkins
2 16 (13.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 11 (9.09%) EasyMock
3 11 (9.09%) JIRA
3 11 (9.09%) JUnit
4 6 (4.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.31%) Hudson
6 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.65%) GoCD
8 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 23 (19.01%) Finance
2 9 (7.44%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.13%) Banking
3 5 (4.13%) Retail
4 4 (3.31%) Electronics
4 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.31%) Marketing
5 3 (2.48%) Back Office
5 3 (2.48%) Billing
6 2 (1.65%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (27.27%) Administrator
2 29 (23.97%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (22.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 26 (21.49%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (20.66%) Linux Administrator
5 25 (20.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 24 (19.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (15.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 17 (14.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 14 (11.57%) AWS DevOps
9 14 (11.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 14 (11.57%) AWS Engineer
9 14 (11.57%) Java Engineer
10 11 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (9.09%) Software Engineer
11 8 (6.61%) Automation Engineer
11 8 (6.61%) Unix Engineer
12 6 (4.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
13 4 (3.31%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.88%) LAMP
2 13 (10.74%) Middleware
3 11 (9.09%) EJB
3 11 (9.09%) Java EE
3 11 (9.09%) JSF
3 11 (9.09%) Spring
4 9 (7.44%) JSON
4 9 (7.44%) Web Services
5 7 (5.79%) .NET
6 6 (4.96%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (4.13%) HTML
8 4 (3.31%) Ajax
8 4 (3.31%) HTML5
8 4 (3.31%) jQuery
9 3 (2.48%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.65%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (1.65%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.83%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) iPad
2 11 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.09%) Wiki
3 8 (6.61%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.96%) Clustering
5 3 (2.48%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.48%) Replication
6 2 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.65%) User Experience
7 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 114 (94.21%) Linux
2 79 (65.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 50 (41.32%) CentOS
4 47 (38.84%) Unix
5 30 (24.79%) Windows
6 24 (19.83%) Windows Server
7 16 (13.22%) AIX
8 15 (12.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (9.92%) Ubuntu
11 10 (8.26%) HPUX
12 8 (6.61%) Debian
13 2 (1.65%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.83%) Solaris
14 1 (0.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (58.68%) DevOps
2 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (23.14%) Configuration Management
4 19 (15.70%) ITIL
4 19 (15.70%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.40%) Open Source
6 14 (11.57%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (11.57%) Service Delivery
7 13 (10.74%) Scrum
8 12 (9.92%) OO
9 11 (9.09%) OOD
9 11 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (8.26%) High Availability
11 7 (5.79%) Load Balancing
12 6 (4.96%) Analytics
12 6 (4.96%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (4.96%) Risk Management
13 5 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (41.32%) Python
2 32 (26.45%) Java
3 28 (23.14%) Ruby
4 26 (21.49%) Bash Shell
4 26 (21.49%) Perl
5 14 (11.57%) Shell Script
6 11 (9.09%) C++
7 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.61%) SQL
9 7 (5.79%) C
9 7 (5.79%) Korn
10 6 (4.96%) Jython
11 5 (4.13%) JavaScript
11 5 (4.13%) PHP
12 3 (2.48%) Go
13 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.26%) Degree
3 4 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.48%) CCNA
4 3 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.48%) MCSE
4 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.48%) RHCE
4 3 (2.48%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.83%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) GCP
3 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (19.01%) Docker
2 13 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.96%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.13%) PowerHA
5 5 (4.13%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.48%) KVM
6 3 (2.48%) Varnish
6 3 (2.48%) vSphere
7 2 (1.65%) Xen
8 1 (0.83%) Samba
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 61 (50.41%) Puppet
2 39 (32.23%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (25.62%) Ansible
4 18 (14.88%) Kubernetes
5 13 (10.74%) Terraform
6 7 (5.79%) Nagios
7 5 (4.13%) CFEngine
8 4 (3.31%) CA Wily
9 3 (2.48%) cPanel
9 3 (2.48%) Plesk
10 2 (1.65%) Cacti
10 2 (1.65%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.65%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.83%) Kibana
11 1 (0.83%) logstash
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.83%) Salt
11 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (27.27%) VMware
2 16 (13.22%) IBM
3 10 (8.26%) Oracle
4 9 (7.44%) SaltStack
5 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.79%) Google
6 7 (5.79%) Rackspace
7 6 (4.96%) AppDynamics
7 6 (4.96%) Citrix
7 6 (4.96%) NetApp
8 5 (4.13%) Veritas
9 4 (3.31%) EMC
9 4 (3.31%) HP
9 4 (3.31%) SAP
10 3 (2.48%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.48%) Atlassian
10 3 (2.48%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (2.48%) EqualLogic
10 3 (2.48%) Sun
11 2 (1.65%) Cisco