Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 256 216
Rank change year-on-year +9 -40 +29
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 128 115 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.97% 0.92% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 2.07% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 99 88 102
North West median annual salary £47,500 £39,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.02% -12.78% +10.43%
10th Percentile £29,850 £29,075 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,700 £58,750 £57,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +6.38%

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 6165 5543 5708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.66% 44.43% 43.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4788 4426 4550
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +9 88 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Merseyside 0 20 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Cheshire -20 15 £43,750 +11.46% 3
Lancashire -2 2 £35,000 -4.76% 1
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 118 (92.19%) Linux
2 66 (51.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 66 (51.56%) DevOps
3 56 (43.75%) Puppet
4 52 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (39.84%) Unix
6 50 (39.06%) Amazon AWS
7 46 (35.94%) CentOS
8 42 (32.81%) Windows
9 38 (29.69%) VMware
10 37 (28.91%) Java
11 34 (26.56%) Apache
11 34 (26.56%) Python
12 31 (24.22%) MySQL
13 29 (22.66%) Opscode Chef
13 29 (22.66%) Jenkins
13 29 (22.66%) Tomcat
14 27 (21.09%) Configuration Management
14 27 (21.09%) Ansible
15 26 (20.31%) Windows Server
16 25 (19.53%) Docker
17 24 (18.75%) Kubernetes
17 24 (18.75%) SAN
17 24 (18.75%) Ruby
18 22 (17.19%) Finance
19 21 (16.41%) Ubuntu
20 20 (15.63%) Shell Script
21 19 (14.84%) Scrum
21 19 (14.84%) VMware Infrastructure
22 18 (14.06%) Continuous Integration

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 34 (26.56%) Apache
2 29 (22.66%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.59%) JBoss
3 11 (8.59%) WebSphere
4 9 (7.03%) nginx
5 7 (5.47%) MS Exchange
6 6 (4.69%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.91%) Confluence
8 4 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.34%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.56%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.56%) IIS
10 2 (1.56%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.78%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Magento
1 3 (2.34%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 50 (39.06%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.03%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (7.03%) OpenShift
3 9 (7.03%) SaaS
3 9 (7.03%) Serverless
4 7 (5.47%) PaaS
5 5 (3.91%) Office 365
6 4 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.56%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.56%) IaaS
9 1 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.78%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.78%) Heroku
9 1 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.75%) SAN
2 10 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.69%) LAN
4 5 (3.91%) Broadband
4 5 (3.91%) Firewall
4 5 (3.91%) HTTP
4 5 (3.91%) WAN
5 4 (3.13%) VPN
6 3 (2.34%) Skype
7 2 (1.56%) DNS
7 2 (1.56%) SSL
7 2 (1.56%) VoIP
8 1 (0.78%) DHCP
8 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.78%) Internet
8 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.78%) Network Security
8 1 (0.78%) VLAN
8 1 (0.78%) Wireless
8 1 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.22%) MySQL
2 10 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.47%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.34%) Big Data
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.56%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (22.66%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (4.69%) Maven
2 6 (4.69%) TeamCity
3 5 (3.91%) Bitbucket
3 5 (3.91%) EasyMock
3 5 (3.91%) JIRA
3 5 (3.91%) JUnit
4 3 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.56%) GoCD
6 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.78%) Hudson
General
1 22 (17.19%) Finance
2 8 (6.25%) Banking
3 5 (3.91%) Retail
3 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.34%) Back Office
4 3 (2.34%) Billing
5 2 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (27.34%) Administrator
2 30 (23.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (21.09%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (17.97%) Linux Administrator
4 23 (17.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 19 (14.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (14.84%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (10.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 12 (9.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (7.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (6.25%) Java Engineer
10 7 (5.47%) HPUX Engineer
11 6 (4.69%) Developer
11 6 (4.69%) HPUX Administrator
11 6 (4.69%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.69%) Team Leader
12 5 (3.91%) Automation Engineer
12 5 (3.91%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.38%) LAMP
1 12 (9.38%) Middleware
2 9 (7.03%) Spring
3 7 (5.47%) JSON
3 7 (5.47%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (5.47%) Web Services
4 6 (4.69%) HTML
5 5 (3.91%) Ajax
5 5 (3.91%) EJB
5 5 (3.91%) HTML5
5 5 (3.91%) J2SE
5 5 (3.91%) Java EE
5 5 (3.91%) jQuery
5 5 (3.91%) JSF
5 5 (3.91%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (3.91%) XML
6 4 (3.13%) .NET
6 4 (3.13%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) iPad
2 11 (8.59%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.69%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (3.91%) Cloud Native
4 5 (3.91%) Virtual Team
4 5 (3.91%) Wiki
5 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.34%) Clustering
5 3 (2.34%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.34%) Replication
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 118 (92.19%) Linux
2 66 (51.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (39.84%) Unix
4 46 (35.94%) CentOS
5 42 (32.81%) Windows
6 26 (20.31%) Windows Server
7 21 (16.41%) Ubuntu
8 17 (13.28%) HPUX
9 11 (8.59%) Debian
10 10 (7.81%) AIX
11 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.78%) Solaris
14 1 (0.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (51.56%) DevOps
2 52 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (21.09%) Configuration Management
4 19 (14.84%) Scrum
5 18 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (10.94%) Software Engineering
7 12 (9.38%) High Availability
7 12 (9.38%) ITIL
8 11 (8.59%) Server Hardening
9 7 (5.47%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.47%) Open Source
9 7 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.47%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.47%) Software Delivery
10 6 (4.69%) OO
11 5 (3.91%) OOD
11 5 (3.91%) OOP
11 5 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.91%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.91%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.91%) Java
2 34 (26.56%) Python
3 24 (18.75%) Ruby
4 20 (15.63%) Shell Script
5 17 (13.28%) Bash Shell
5 17 (13.28%) PowerShell
6 16 (12.50%) Perl
7 14 (10.94%) SQL
8 10 (7.81%) Go
9 5 (3.91%) C
9 5 (3.91%) C++
9 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.13%) Korn
10 4 (3.13%) PHP
11 3 (2.34%) Jython
12 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (7.81%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.78%) CCNA
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.78%) MCSE
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.78%) RHCE
4 1 (0.78%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.91%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.34%) SLA
3 2 (1.56%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) GCP
4 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (19.53%) Docker
2 19 (14.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.56%) PowerHA
5 2 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.56%) vSphere
6 1 (0.78%) KVM
6 1 (0.78%) Samba
6 1 (0.78%) Varnish
6 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (43.75%) Puppet
2 29 (22.66%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (21.09%) Ansible
4 24 (18.75%) Kubernetes
5 17 (13.28%) Terraform
6 11 (8.59%) Nagios
7 5 (3.91%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (3.91%) Mesos
7 5 (3.91%) systemd
8 4 (3.13%) CA Wily
9 3 (2.34%) CFEngine
10 2 (1.56%) Cacti
10 2 (1.56%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.56%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.78%) cPanel
11 1 (0.78%) Kibana
11 1 (0.78%) logstash
11 1 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.78%) Plesk
11 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (29.69%) VMware
2 17 (13.28%) Oracle
3 16 (12.50%) IBM
4 14 (10.94%) HP
5 11 (8.59%) 3PAR
5 11 (8.59%) Google
6 10 (7.81%) NetApp
7 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.91%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.91%) SaltStack
9 4 (3.13%) Citrix
10 3 (2.34%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.34%) EMC
10 3 (2.34%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.56%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.56%) Cisco
11 2 (1.56%) Twitter
11 2 (1.56%) Veritas
12 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds