Period
to 25 February 2020

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 February 2020 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 233 244 229
Rank change year-on-year +11 -15 0
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 61 102 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.72% 1.00% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 2.32% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 63 113
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,312 £72,312 £66,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

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 3,612 4,406 5,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 42.67% 43.01% 46.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,690 3,538 4,624
North West median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £67,500
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 25 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 +30 50 £55,000 +4.76% 12
Lancashire -9 7 £72,312 +54.17% 5
Cheshire +8 4 £47,500 -9.95% 6
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (44.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (39.34%) Windows
4 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (34.43%) AWS
5 20 (32.79%) DevOps
6 19 (31.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (26.23%) VMware
8 15 (24.59%) C++
8 15 (24.59%) Java
9 14 (22.95%) Docker
9 14 (22.95%) Coaching
9 14 (22.95%) Python
10 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
10 13 (21.31%) Ansible
11 12 (19.67%) Azure
11 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
11 12 (19.67%) Analytics
11 12 (19.67%) Public Sector
11 12 (19.67%) Debian
11 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
12 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
12 11 (18.03%) C
12 11 (18.03%) Web Services
13 10 (16.39%) VB
13 10 (16.39%) .NET
13 10 (16.39%) C#
13 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
13 10 (16.39%) HP

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 4 (6.56%) Apache
1 4 (6.56%) Confluence
1 4 (6.56%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.92%) IIS
2 3 (4.92%) JBoss
2 3 (4.92%) nginx
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 21 (34.43%) AWS
2 12 (19.67%) Azure
3 10 (16.39%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (16.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (11.48%) Office 365
5 5 (8.20%) OpenShift
6 2 (3.28%) GCP
7 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.48%) SAN
3 2 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.28%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) NAS
3 2 (3.28%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) Ingres
2 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.92%) JIRA
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
4 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket Server
4 2 (3.28%) JUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 1 (1.64%) GoCD
5 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (19.67%) Public Sector
2 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (24.59%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Server Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Server Support
4 10 (16.39%) Server Support Engineer
4 10 (16.39%) Support Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Linux Support
6 8 (13.11%) Linux Server Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Linux Support Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Linux Support
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Server Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Senior Server Support Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 5 (8.20%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Web Services
2 10 (16.39%) .NET
2 10 (16.39%) JSON
2 10 (16.39%) REST
3 3 (4.92%) Java EE
4 2 (3.28%) POSIX
5 1 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.64%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Clustering
4 2 (3.28%) Derivative
4 2 (3.28%) HACMP
4 2 (3.28%) iSeries
4 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.28%) Wiki
5 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (44.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (39.34%) Windows
4 12 (19.67%) Debian
4 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
6 7 (11.48%) CentOS
6 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.84%) Unix
7 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.56%) AIX
8 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.28%) HPUX
9 2 (3.28%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.28%) Solaris
9 2 (3.28%) SUSE
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.64%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) DevOps
3 19 (31.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 14 (22.95%) Coaching
5 12 (19.67%) Analytics
5 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
6 10 (16.39%) Change Management
6 10 (16.39%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (16.39%) Integration Testing
6 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
6 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (13.11%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (13.11%) Server Management
7 8 (13.11%) Service Management
8 7 (11.48%) Open Source
8 7 (11.48%) Time Management
9 6 (9.84%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.84%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) C++
1 15 (24.59%) Java
2 14 (22.95%) Python
3 11 (18.03%) C
3 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
4 10 (16.39%) C#
4 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.39%) VB
5 9 (14.75%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.20%) Go
7 3 (4.92%) Perl
7 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.28%) AWK
8 2 (3.28%) Korn
8 2 (3.28%) Ruby
8 2 (3.28%) sed
9 1 (1.64%) COBOL
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) MCITP
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (22.95%) Docker
2 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
3 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.28%) GPFS
5 2 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Ansible
2 8 (13.11%) Kubernetes
3 7 (11.48%) Puppet
4 6 (9.84%) Terraform
5 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.28%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.64%) Grafana
7 1 (1.64%) Nagios
7 1 (1.64%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) VMware
2 10 (16.39%) HP
3 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle
5 3 (4.92%) IBM
5 3 (4.92%) NetApp
6 2 (3.28%) Apple
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) Sun
6 2 (3.28%) Veeam
7 1 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.64%) SaltStack