Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 245 257 256
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 86 109 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.82% 0.91% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 2.04% 2.07% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 56 81 92
North West median annual salary £44,904 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.19% +17.65% +11.84%
10th Percentile £29,375 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,253 £71,250 £64,000
England median annual salary £53,371 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -7.18% +9.52% +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 4,213 5,275 6,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.09% 44.28% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,039 4,193 4,805
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 -5 40 £49,482 -1.04% 8
Cheshire +28 25 £32,500 -27.78% 2
Lancashire -13 14 £52,021 +30.05%
Merseyside -9 7 - - 2
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 79 (91.86%) Linux
2 48 (55.81%) Windows
3 43 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (44.19%) Python
6 34 (39.53%) VMware
7 32 (37.21%) Ansible
8 29 (33.72%) CentOS
9 28 (32.56%) Active Directory
10 27 (31.40%) Software Engineering
11 26 (30.23%) Windows Server
12 25 (29.07%) AWS
12 25 (29.07%) DNS
13 24 (27.91%) Cisco
14 23 (26.74%) DevOps
15 22 (25.58%) Azure
16 21 (24.42%) Bash Shell
16 21 (24.42%) Java
17 20 (23.26%) Mentoring
17 20 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (22.09%) ITIL
18 19 (22.09%) VMware ESXi
18 19 (22.09%) Office 365
18 19 (22.09%) Ubuntu
19 18 (20.93%) Git (software)
19 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
19 18 (20.93%) Jenkins
19 18 (20.93%) Coaching
19 18 (20.93%) Public Sector
20 17 (19.77%) Project Delivery

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 16 (18.60%) Confluence
2 12 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.14%) Tuxedo
4 6 (6.98%) Apache
5 5 (5.81%) Apache Solr
5 5 (5.81%) SAS
6 4 (4.65%) nginx
7 3 (3.49%) IIS
8 2 (2.33%) JBoss
9 1 (1.16%) CloudStack
9 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 25 (29.07%) AWS
2 22 (25.58%) Azure
3 19 (22.09%) Office 365
4 12 (13.95%) GCP
5 6 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (5.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (5.81%) Amazon S3
6 5 (5.81%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (5.81%) Serverless
6 5 (5.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.33%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.07%) DNS
2 13 (15.12%) SAN
3 12 (13.95%) Firewall
3 12 (13.95%) VLAN
4 10 (11.63%) DHCP
4 10 (11.63%) Internet
5 8 (9.30%) BGP
5 8 (9.30%) EIGRP
5 8 (9.30%) IPsec
5 8 (9.30%) iSCSI
5 8 (9.30%) LAN
5 8 (9.30%) Network Security
5 8 (9.30%) OSPF
5 8 (9.30%) SNMP
5 8 (9.30%) SSL
5 8 (9.30%) VoIP
5 8 (9.30%) WAN
5 8 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (9.30%) Wireless
5 8 (9.30%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) MySQL
2 5 (5.81%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (5.81%) Big Data
2 5 (5.81%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.93%) Git (software)
1 18 (20.93%) Jenkins
2 16 (18.60%) JIRA
3 14 (16.28%) Bitbucket
4 11 (12.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (8.14%) Bitbucket Server
5 7 (8.14%) Eclipse
5 7 (8.14%) JUnit
5 7 (8.14%) Selenium
5 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
6 5 (5.81%) GitLab
7 4 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.33%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (20.93%) Public Sector
2 13 (15.12%) Retail
3 8 (9.30%) Banking
4 5 (5.81%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Finance
5 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (17.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (16.28%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (15.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (13.95%) Network Systems Engineer
6 11 (12.79%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Server Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Network Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) Security Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Administrator
9 7 (8.14%) Applications Engineer
10 6 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (6.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (5.81%) Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 5 (5.81%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
11 5 (5.81%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) Java EE
2 8 (9.30%) 802.1X
3 7 (8.14%) Middleware
4 5 (5.81%) Kafka
5 4 (4.65%) .NET
6 3 (3.49%) LAMP
6 3 (3.49%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.33%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.33%) CGI
7 2 (2.33%) CSS
7 2 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (2.33%) HTML
7 2 (2.33%) JDBC
7 2 (2.33%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.33%) Web Services
7 2 (2.33%) XML
7 2 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.30%) PKI
3 7 (8.14%) Wiki
4 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.33%) Clustering
7 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.33%) Replication
8 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 79 (91.86%) Linux
2 48 (55.81%) Windows
3 43 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (33.72%) CentOS
5 26 (30.23%) Windows Server
6 19 (22.09%) Ubuntu
7 17 (19.77%) Windows 10
8 12 (13.95%) Mac OS X
9 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (8.14%) AIX
11 7 (8.14%) VME
12 5 (5.81%) Amazon Linux
12 5 (5.81%) Fedora
13 3 (3.49%) Mac OS
13 3 (3.49%) Unix
14 2 (2.33%) HPUX
15 1 (1.16%) Solaris
15 1 (1.16%) SUSE
15 1 (1.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.40%) Software Engineering
3 23 (26.74%) DevOps
4 20 (23.26%) Mentoring
5 19 (22.09%) ITIL
6 18 (20.93%) Coaching
7 17 (19.77%) Project Delivery
8 16 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (13.95%) Artificial Intelligence
9 12 (13.95%) Data Protection
9 12 (13.95%) Data Science
9 12 (13.95%) Task Automation
10 11 (12.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (11.63%) Test Automation
12 9 (10.47%) Scrum
13 8 (9.30%) B2B
13 8 (9.30%) Business Agility
13 8 (9.30%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (9.30%) ITIL V3
13 8 (9.30%) Monetization
Programming Languages
1 38 (44.19%) Python
2 21 (24.42%) Bash Shell
2 21 (24.42%) Java
3 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
4 13 (15.12%) C
5 12 (13.95%) C++
5 12 (13.95%) SQL
6 11 (12.79%) Ruby
7 7 (8.14%) COBOL
8 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.65%) Perl
9 3 (3.49%) PHP
10 2 (2.33%) C#
10 2 (2.33%) Go
10 2 (2.33%) R
10 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) MCSA
2 12 (13.95%) RHCA
3 8 (9.30%) CCNA
3 8 (9.30%) CCNP
3 8 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.49%) MCITP
4 3 (3.49%) RHCE
5 2 (2.33%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.16%) LPIC
6 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) GDPR
1 8 (9.30%) ISO 22301
1 8 (9.30%) ISO 9001
1 8 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 28 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 19 (22.09%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (19.77%) Docker
4 12 (13.95%) pfSense
5 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (5.81%) Squid
7 3 (3.49%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.16%) Firmware
8 1 (1.16%) KVM
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (37.21%) Ansible
2 15 (17.44%) Puppet
3 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (9.30%) Terraform
5 7 (8.14%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.49%) cPanel
6 3 (3.49%) Nagios
6 3 (3.49%) Plesk
6 3 (3.49%) vMotion
7 2 (2.33%) Consul
7 2 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.33%) Grafana
7 2 (2.33%) Nessus
7 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.33%) Opsview
7 2 (2.33%) Packer
8 1 (1.16%) Cacti
8 1 (1.16%) Munin
8 1 (1.16%) SCCM
8 1 (1.16%) ServerView Suite
Vendors
1 34 (39.53%) VMware
2 24 (27.91%) Cisco
3 17 (19.77%) HP
3 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
4 13 (15.12%) Oracle
5 12 (13.95%) Aruba
5 12 (13.95%) CommVault
5 12 (13.95%) Dell
5 12 (13.95%) Meraki
5 12 (13.95%) WatchGuard
6 9 (10.47%) IBM
7 8 (9.30%) BT
7 8 (9.30%) Nimsoft
8 7 (8.14%) Atlassian
8 7 (8.14%) Micro Focus
9 3 (3.49%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.49%) Apple
9 3 (3.49%) EMC
9 3 (3.49%) Veeam
10 2 (2.33%) Citrix