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 3 months to 23 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
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 198 195
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 65 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.95% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.07% 1.65% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 54 32 36
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -9.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £30,000 £23,168
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £61,500
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 the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3138 2422 2882
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 45.92% 43.05% 45.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2498 1989 2320
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Red Hat as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 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
Manchester +8 55 £40,000 +21.21% 9
Cheshire -24 9 £50,000 - 4
Lancashire +2 1 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 124 (91.85%) Linux
2 88 (65.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 67 (49.63%) DevOps
4 61 (45.19%) Python
5 55 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
6 54 (40.00%) Unix
7 51 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
7 51 (37.78%) Puppet
8 48 (35.56%) VMware
9 44 (32.59%) Java
10 42 (31.11%) CentOS
11 37 (27.41%) Ansible
12 36 (26.67%) Jenkins
12 36 (26.67%) Bash Shell
12 36 (26.67%) Perl
12 36 (26.67%) Configuration Management
13 34 (25.19%) Windows
13 34 (25.19%) Ruby
14 33 (24.44%) Docker
15 32 (23.70%) Scrum
16 29 (21.48%) Software Engineering
17 28 (20.74%) Apache
17 28 (20.74%) Windows Server
18 27 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (19.26%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (18.52%) ITIL
20 25 (18.52%) iPad
21 22 (16.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 19 (14.07%) SQL

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 28 (20.74%) Apache
2 14 (10.37%) OpenStack
2 14 (10.37%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.89%) Confluence
4 11 (8.15%) JBoss
5 9 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 9 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.96%) CloudStack
6 4 (2.96%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (2.96%) IIS
6 4 (2.96%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.96%) nginx
7 2 (1.48%) SAS
8 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Magento
1 4 (2.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 51 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.33%) OpenShift
3 15 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.96%) PaaS
6 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.74%) IaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Office 365
7 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.33%) SAN
2 11 (8.15%) Firewall
3 7 (5.19%) VPN
4 6 (4.44%) HTTP
5 5 (3.70%) DNS
6 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.96%) VoIP
7 3 (2.22%) LAN
7 3 (2.22%) WAN
8 2 (1.48%) DHCP
9 1 (0.74%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.74%) BGP
9 1 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.74%) Internet
9 1 (0.74%) IPv4
9 1 (0.74%) MPLS
9 1 (0.74%) Skype
9 1 (0.74%) SSL
9 1 (0.74%) VLAN
9 1 (0.74%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) MySQL
2 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.48%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.48%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.74%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 22 (16.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (12.59%) Bitbucket
4 13 (9.63%) JIRA
5 12 (8.89%) EasyMock
5 12 (8.89%) JUnit
6 10 (7.41%) Hudson
7 8 (5.93%) Maven
8 6 (4.44%) GoCD
8 6 (4.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (3.70%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.70%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.70%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.96%) Subversion
11 2 (1.48%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.74%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.74%) Travis CI
General
1 15 (11.11%) Finance
2 7 (5.19%) Retail
3 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.96%) Electronics
4 4 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.96%) Marketing
5 3 (2.22%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (25.19%) Linux Engineer
2 33 (24.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (16.30%) Administrator
4 21 (15.56%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (14.81%) Java Engineer
6 19 (14.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (14.07%) Linux Administrator
6 19 (14.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (12.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 17 (12.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 16 (11.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 16 (11.85%) Software Engineer
9 15 (11.11%) Developer
10 13 (9.63%) AWS DevOps
10 13 (9.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 13 (9.63%) AWS Engineer
11 10 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (7.41%) Unix Engineer
12 9 (6.67%) Java Developer
12 9 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.11%) LAMP
2 12 (8.89%) EJB
2 12 (8.89%) Java EE
2 12 (8.89%) JSF
2 12 (8.89%) Spring
2 12 (8.89%) Web Services
3 9 (6.67%) XML
4 8 (5.93%) .NET
4 8 (5.93%) J2SE
5 7 (5.19%) Grails
6 6 (4.44%) JSON
6 6 (4.44%) Middleware
6 6 (4.44%) XSLT
7 5 (3.70%) Servlets
8 4 (2.96%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (2.96%) J2EE
9 3 (2.22%) POSIX
10 2 (1.48%) HTML
10 2 (1.48%) SAX
10 2 (1.48%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.52%) iPad
2 16 (11.85%) Data Centre
3 15 (11.11%) Clustering
4 12 (8.89%) Wiki
5 9 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.44%) Private Cloud
8 5 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.48%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.48%) Replication
9 2 (1.48%) User Experience
10 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 124 (91.85%) Linux
2 88 (65.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 54 (40.00%) Unix
4 42 (31.11%) CentOS
5 34 (25.19%) Windows
6 28 (20.74%) Windows Server
7 13 (9.63%) AIX
7 13 (9.63%) Ubuntu
8 12 (8.89%) Debian
8 12 (8.89%) HPUX
8 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (5.93%) Solaris
11 7 (5.19%) SUSE
12 5 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.74%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (49.63%) DevOps
2 55 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 32 (23.70%) Scrum
5 29 (21.48%) Software Engineering
6 26 (19.26%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (18.52%) ITIL
8 16 (11.85%) Open Source
8 16 (11.85%) Requirements Analysis
9 15 (11.11%) Analytics
10 13 (9.63%) OO
10 13 (9.63%) Service Delivery
11 12 (8.89%) OOD
12 10 (7.41%) High Availability
12 10 (7.41%) Load Balancing
12 10 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (6.67%) OWASP
14 8 (5.93%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.19%) Python
2 44 (32.59%) Java
3 36 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 36 (26.67%) Perl
4 34 (25.19%) Ruby
5 19 (14.07%) SQL
6 12 (8.89%) C++
6 12 (8.89%) Korn
7 8 (5.93%) C
7 8 (5.93%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.70%) Go
9 4 (2.96%) Groovy
9 4 (2.96%) Jython
10 3 (2.22%) AWK
10 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.22%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.22%) sed
11 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.48%) R
11 2 (1.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (5.19%) Degree
4 5 (3.70%) CCNA
4 5 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.96%) MCSE
5 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.96%) RHCE
5 4 (2.96%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.74%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.74%) OCP
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.48%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.48%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (24.44%) Docker
2 27 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 11 (8.15%) vSphere
5 10 (7.41%) PowerHA
6 7 (5.19%) KVM
7 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.96%) Varnish
7 4 (2.96%) Xen
7 4 (2.96%) XenServer
8 3 (2.22%) NFS
9 1 (0.74%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 55 (40.74%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (37.78%) Puppet
3 37 (27.41%) Ansible
4 17 (12.59%) Nagios
5 11 (8.15%) Kubernetes
6 10 (7.41%) CFEngine
6 10 (7.41%) Terraform
7 6 (4.44%) Kibana
7 6 (4.44%) logstash
7 6 (4.44%) Packer
8 4 (2.96%) Cobbler
8 4 (2.96%) cPanel
8 4 (2.96%) Graphite
8 4 (2.96%) Plesk
8 4 (2.96%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.48%) Cacti
9 2 (1.48%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.74%) Icinga
10 1 (0.74%) Salt
Vendors
1 48 (35.56%) VMware
2 17 (12.59%) Oracle
3 12 (8.89%) Google
3 12 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.41%) IBM
4 10 (7.41%) Veritas
5 7 (5.19%) NetApp
5 7 (5.19%) Rackspace
6 6 (4.44%) SaltStack
6 6 (4.44%) SAP
6 6 (4.44%) Sun
7 5 (3.70%) Aquila
7 5 (3.70%) HP
8 4 (2.96%) AppDynamics
8 4 (2.96%) Citrix
8 4 (2.96%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (2.96%) EnterpriseDB
8 4 (2.96%) EqualLogic
9 3 (2.22%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.22%) Cisco
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