Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 230 245
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 108 134 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.87% 1.04% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 1.88% 2.32% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 80 104 77
North West median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% - +28.57%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,900
90th Percentile £67,625 £61,250 £55,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 5,734 5,771 4,837
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.17% 44.72% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4,643 4,659 3,975
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 2018. 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 -23 55 £46,250 +2.78% 14
Cheshire 0 39 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Merseyside +14 9 £55,000 -
Lancashire +6 5 £36,000 +2.86% 3
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 103 (95.37%) Linux
2 56 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 46 (42.59%) DevOps
4 45 (41.67%) Python
5 42 (38.89%) CentOS
6 38 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (34.26%) Amazon AWS
8 36 (33.33%) Windows
9 31 (28.70%) Finance
10 28 (25.93%) SQL
10 28 (25.93%) Jenkins
11 27 (25.00%) Ansible
11 27 (25.00%) Docker
12 26 (24.07%) Java
12 26 (24.07%) Unix
13 25 (23.15%) Oracle
13 25 (23.15%) JIRA
14 24 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
15 23 (21.30%) Kubernetes
16 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
17 21 (19.44%) MySQL
17 21 (19.44%) VMware
18 20 (18.52%) Perl
19 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Azure
20 18 (16.67%) Puppet
20 18 (16.67%) Apache
20 18 (16.67%) Windows Server
21 17 (15.74%) Scrum
21 17 (15.74%) SAN
22 16 (14.81%) Software Engineering

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 18 (16.67%) Apache
2 15 (13.89%) Confluence
2 15 (13.89%) Tomcat
3 14 (12.96%) JBoss
4 9 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.78%) nginx
6 3 (2.78%) SAS
7 2 (1.85%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.85%) IIS
7 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.93%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 37 (34.26%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (17.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (12.96%) OpenShift
4 7 (6.48%) GitHub
5 2 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.85%) Office 365
5 2 (1.85%) PaaS
5 2 (1.85%) SaaS
5 2 (1.85%) Serverless
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.74%) SAN
2 12 (11.11%) Firewall
3 9 (8.33%) DNS
4 8 (7.41%) VPN
5 7 (6.48%) NAS
6 6 (5.56%) DHCP
6 6 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.70%) BGP
7 4 (3.70%) EIGRP
7 4 (3.70%) LAN
7 4 (3.70%) MPLS
7 4 (3.70%) Network Security
7 4 (3.70%) WAN
8 3 (2.78%) HTTP
9 2 (1.85%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.85%) SMTP
9 2 (1.85%) SNMP
9 2 (1.85%) VSAN
9 2 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.44%) MySQL
2 10 (9.26%) Big Data
3 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.63%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.78%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.85%) GIS
7 2 (1.85%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.85%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 25 (23.15%) JIRA
3 14 (12.96%) Git (software)
4 12 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (9.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (8.33%) Subversion
7 8 (7.41%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.70%) Hudson
8 4 (3.70%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.78%) EasyMock
9 3 (2.78%) JUnit
9 3 (2.78%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.78%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.93%) CA Release Automation
11 1 (0.93%) GoCD
11 1 (0.93%) Moq
11 1 (0.93%) MSTest
11 1 (0.93%) NUnit
11 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (28.70%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 12 (11.11%) Law
4 9 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 8 (7.41%) Advertising
6 4 (3.70%) Retail
6 4 (3.70%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.78%) Games
8 1 (0.93%) Automotive
8 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (24.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (18.52%) Administrator
3 17 (15.74%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (12.96%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (10.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (8.33%) Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) JIRA Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Principal Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) DevOps Manager
10 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.56%) Support Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Java Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Python Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) LDAP
2 6 (5.56%) CSS
2 6 (5.56%) Java EE
3 5 (4.63%) Dropwizard
3 5 (4.63%) LAMP
4 4 (3.70%) .NET
4 4 (3.70%) HTML
4 4 (3.70%) jQuery
4 4 (3.70%) Web Services
5 3 (2.78%) Django
5 3 (2.78%) EJB
5 3 (2.78%) JRuby
5 3 (2.78%) JSF
5 3 (2.78%) JSON
5 3 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (2.78%) Middleware
5 3 (2.78%) Spring
6 2 (1.85%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (1.85%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (1.85%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (3.70%) Replication
3 3 (2.78%) Clustering
3 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.78%) Wiki
4 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.93%) Contactless
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.93%) iSeries
5 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 103 (95.37%) Linux
2 56 (51.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 42 (38.89%) CentOS
4 36 (33.33%) Windows
5 26 (24.07%) Unix
6 18 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 16 (14.81%) SUSE
8 15 (13.89%) Debian
9 13 (12.04%) Solaris
10 12 (11.11%) HPUX
11 11 (10.19%) Ubuntu
12 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (7.41%) AIX
13 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (2.78%) Windows 10
14 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
15 2 (1.85%) FreeBSD
15 2 (1.85%) OpenBSD
16 1 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (42.59%) DevOps
2 38 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.74%) Scrum
4 16 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 15 (13.89%) ITIL
6 14 (12.96%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (12.04%) Configuration Management
7 13 (12.04%) Open Source
8 12 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 11 (10.19%) Customer Engagement
9 11 (10.19%) High Availability
9 11 (10.19%) Load Balancing
10 10 (9.26%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 9 (8.33%) Wealth Management
12 8 (7.41%) Migration
13 6 (5.56%) OO
13 6 (5.56%) SDLC
13 6 (5.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (41.67%) Python
2 28 (25.93%) SQL
3 26 (24.07%) Java
4 20 (18.52%) Perl
5 13 (12.04%) Bash Shell
5 13 (12.04%) Ruby
6 12 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 11 (10.19%) PHP
8 6 (5.56%) C
8 6 (5.56%) C++
8 6 (5.56%) Go
9 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) RHCE
4 4 (3.70%) RHCSA
5 3 (2.78%) CISSP
5 3 (2.78%) Degree
5 3 (2.78%) MCSE
5 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.85%) HND
6 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.93%) GCIA
7 1 (0.93%) GCIH
7 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.93%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 22301
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (25.00%) Docker
2 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.48%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.48%) vSphere
5 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.70%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.78%) Ceph
7 2 (1.85%) Corosync
7 2 (1.85%) DRBD
7 2 (1.85%) iptables
7 2 (1.85%) KVM
7 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.93%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (25.00%) Ansible
2 24 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (21.30%) Kubernetes
4 18 (16.67%) Puppet
5 9 (8.33%) Nagios
6 6 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (4.63%) Terraform
8 4 (3.70%) Consul
8 4 (3.70%) Grafana
8 4 (3.70%) Graphite
8 4 (3.70%) Opsview
8 4 (3.70%) Packer
8 4 (3.70%) Salt
8 4 (3.70%) ZABBIX
9 3 (2.78%) WSUS
10 2 (1.85%) Cacti
10 2 (1.85%) Munin
10 2 (1.85%) OpenView
10 2 (1.85%) SCOM
10 2 (1.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 25 (23.15%) Oracle
2 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 21 (19.44%) VMware
4 11 (10.19%) Atlassian
5 8 (7.41%) NetApp
6 6 (5.56%) HP
7 5 (4.63%) EMC
7 5 (4.63%) IBM
8 4 (3.70%) 3PAR
8 4 (3.70%) Cisco
8 4 (3.70%) Google
8 4 (3.70%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.78%) Splunk
10 2 (1.85%) Citrix
10 2 (1.85%) Percona
10 2 (1.85%) Sun
10 2 (1.85%) Zerto
11 1 (0.93%) Dell
11 1 (0.93%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.93%) TIBCO