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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 184 195
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 73 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.19% 0.98% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 2.30% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 51 43 45
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £21,789
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 2663 2431 2947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.34% 42.35% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2186 1998 2359
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -7 61 £45,000 - 8
Merseyside - 6 - - 1
Cheshire +2 5 £49,000 +8.88% 1
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 135 (90.60%) Linux
2 95 (63.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 65 (43.62%) Unix
4 55 (36.91%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (36.24%) VMware
6 53 (35.57%) Windows
7 52 (34.90%) Puppet
8 49 (32.89%) Python
9 48 (32.21%) Amazon AWS
10 47 (31.54%) DevOps
11 46 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (28.86%) CentOS
12 43 (28.86%) Windows Server
13 41 (27.52%) Perl
14 40 (26.85%) Docker
15 37 (24.83%) Jenkins
16 36 (24.16%) Java
17 35 (23.49%) SQL
17 35 (23.49%) SAN
17 35 (23.49%) Ruby
17 35 (23.49%) Ansible
18 34 (22.82%) Oracle
19 31 (20.81%) Microsoft
19 31 (20.81%) Configuration Management
19 31 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
20 30 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (19.46%) Scrum
22 28 (18.79%) Nagios
23 27 (18.12%) Bash Shell
24 26 (17.45%) Finance

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 21 (14.09%) Apache
2 20 (13.42%) OpenStack
2 20 (13.42%) Tomcat
3 16 (10.74%) WebSphere
4 13 (8.72%) WebLogic
5 11 (7.38%) JBoss
6 8 (5.37%) CloudStack
6 8 (5.37%) IIS
7 6 (4.03%) Confluence
8 5 (3.36%) nginx
9 4 (2.68%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.68%) Skype for Business
10 3 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (2.01%) MS Exchange
11 2 (1.34%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (1.34%) SAS
12 1 (0.67%) Zimbra
Applications
1 8 (5.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 9 (6.04%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.01%) Magento
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 48 (32.21%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.07%) OpenShift
3 12 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.36%) Office 365
5 4 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.68%) SaaS
6 3 (2.01%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.01%) PaaS
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.67%) IaaS
7 1 (0.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.49%) SAN
2 15 (10.07%) Firewall
3 6 (4.03%) VPN
4 5 (3.36%) DNS
4 5 (3.36%) Skype
5 4 (2.68%) HTTP
5 4 (2.68%) SSL
6 3 (2.01%) LAN
6 3 (2.01%) VoIP
7 2 (1.34%) BGP
7 2 (1.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.34%) DHCP
7 2 (1.34%) Internet
7 2 (1.34%) IPv4
7 2 (1.34%) WAN
8 1 (0.67%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.67%) MPLS
8 1 (0.67%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.67%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.05%) MySQL
3 4 (2.68%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.01%) Big Data
4 3 (2.01%) Blockchain
4 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.34%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (1.34%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.34%) Pentaho
5 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 37 (24.83%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (8.05%) Maven
3 10 (6.71%) Hudson
3 10 (6.71%) JIRA
4 9 (6.04%) Bitbucket
4 9 (6.04%) TeamCity
5 8 (5.37%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.70%) GoCD
7 5 (3.36%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.68%) EasyMock
8 4 (2.68%) JUnit
8 4 (2.68%) Subversion
8 4 (2.68%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.34%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.67%) Gradle
10 1 (0.67%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.67%) Travis CI
General
1 26 (17.45%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) Banking
3 9 (6.04%) Retail
4 5 (3.36%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (3.36%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.68%) Back Office
6 3 (2.01%) Games
7 1 (0.67%) Advertising
7 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (26.17%) Linux Engineer
2 29 (19.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (12.75%) Developer
4 17 (11.41%) Unix Engineer
5 16 (10.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (10.07%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (9.40%) Administrator
7 14 (9.40%) Java Engineer
8 13 (8.72%) Support Engineer
9 12 (8.05%) Java Developer
9 12 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
10 11 (7.38%) IT Engineer
10 11 (7.38%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (7.38%) Software Engineer
11 10 (6.71%) Linux Specialist
12 9 (6.04%) Linux Administrator
12 9 (6.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 9 (6.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 9 (6.04%) Windows Engineer
13 8 (5.37%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.38%) J2SE
1 11 (7.38%) XML
2 10 (6.71%) Grails
3 9 (6.04%) Web Services
3 9 (6.04%) XSLT
4 8 (5.37%) Servlets
5 7 (4.70%) J2EE
6 5 (3.36%) .NET
6 5 (3.36%) LAMP
7 4 (2.68%) EJB
7 4 (2.68%) Java EE
7 4 (2.68%) JSF
7 4 (2.68%) Spring
8 3 (2.01%) HTML
8 3 (2.01%) JSON
8 3 (2.01%) Middleware
8 3 (2.01%) Play Framework
8 3 (2.01%) POSIX
9 2 (1.34%) REST
9 2 (1.34%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.09%) Clustering
2 14 (9.40%) Data Centre
3 13 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.72%) iPad
4 10 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.03%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.68%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.68%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.68%) Wiki
8 2 (1.34%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.34%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 135 (90.60%) Linux
2 95 (63.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 65 (43.62%) Unix
4 53 (35.57%) Windows
5 43 (28.86%) CentOS
5 43 (28.86%) Windows Server
6 25 (16.78%) HPUX
7 19 (12.75%) Ubuntu
8 15 (10.07%) Debian
9 13 (8.72%) Solaris
10 11 (7.38%) AIX
11 9 (6.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (4.70%) SUSE
14 5 (3.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (2.68%) Fedora
16 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.67%) FreeBSD
17 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.54%) DevOps
2 46 (30.87%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (20.81%) Configuration Management
4 30 (20.13%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (19.46%) Scrum
6 26 (17.45%) ITIL
7 19 (12.75%) Software Engineering
8 11 (7.38%) Analytics
8 11 (7.38%) E-Commerce
8 11 (7.38%) High Availability
8 11 (7.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (6.71%) Open Source
10 9 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (6.04%) OWASP
10 9 (6.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (6.04%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.37%) DSDM
11 8 (5.37%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.89%) Python
2 41 (27.52%) Perl
3 36 (24.16%) Java
4 35 (23.49%) Ruby
4 35 (23.49%) SQL
5 27 (18.12%) Bash Shell
6 23 (15.44%) Shell Script
7 16 (10.74%) PowerShell
8 15 (10.07%) Korn
9 10 (6.71%) Go
10 8 (5.37%) Groovy
11 7 (4.70%) C++
12 4 (2.68%) C
12 4 (2.68%) PHP
13 3 (2.01%) AWK
13 3 (2.01%) Bourne shell
13 3 (2.01%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.01%) Scala
13 3 (2.01%) sed
14 2 (1.34%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (6.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.03%) CCNA
3 6 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.36%) Degree
4 5 (3.36%) MCSE
4 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.36%) RHCE
4 5 (3.36%) RHCSA
5 3 (2.01%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.67%) MCTS
6 1 (0.67%) OCP
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.01%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 40 (26.85%) Docker
2 31 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.07%) Active Directory
4 13 (8.72%) PowerHA
4 13 (8.72%) vSphere
5 10 (6.71%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (6.04%) Hyper-V
7 8 (5.37%) Xen
7 8 (5.37%) XenServer
8 6 (4.03%) KVM
9 3 (2.01%) NFS
9 3 (2.01%) Varnish
10 2 (1.34%) Postfix
10 2 (1.34%) qmail
11 1 (0.67%) OpenSIPS
11 1 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 55 (36.91%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (34.90%) Puppet
3 35 (23.49%) Ansible
4 28 (18.79%) Nagios
5 15 (10.07%) Terraform
6 12 (8.05%) CFEngine
7 7 (4.70%) Kubernetes
7 7 (4.70%) Packer
8 6 (4.03%) Tivoli
9 5 (3.36%) Cobbler
9 5 (3.36%) Kibana
9 5 (3.36%) logstash
10 4 (2.68%) Backup Exec
10 4 (2.68%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (2.68%) Graphite
10 4 (2.68%) HP SIM
10 4 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (2.68%) SCCM
10 4 (2.68%) WSUS
11 3 (2.01%) cPanel
Vendors
1 54 (36.24%) VMware
2 34 (22.82%) Oracle
3 31 (20.81%) Microsoft
4 18 (12.08%) HP
5 13 (8.72%) Veritas
6 9 (6.04%) Google
7 8 (5.37%) EnterpriseDB
7 8 (5.37%) NetApp
8 7 (4.70%) Citrix
8 7 (4.70%) Dell
8 7 (4.70%) IBM
8 7 (4.70%) Sun
9 6 (4.03%) Cisco
10 5 (3.36%) Aquila
10 5 (3.36%) SaltStack
11 4 (2.68%) GFI Software
11 4 (2.68%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.68%) Sophos
11 4 (2.68%) Symantec
12 3 (2.01%) Juniper
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