Period
to 22 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 22 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 242 209
Rank change year-on-year -7 -33 +29
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 131 117 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.99% 0.93% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 2.10% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 101 89 102
North West median annual salary £47,500 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.79% -13.33% +10.43%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,300 £24,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £58,750 £57,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 6200 5575 5581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.63% 44.55% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4810 4440 4447
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,500 £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 22 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 22 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 +7 88 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Merseyside +2 21 £60,000 +50.00%
Cheshire -17 17 £43,750 +11.46% 5
Lancashire -2 2 £35,000 -4.76% 1
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 121 (92.37%) Linux
2 66 (50.38%) DevOps
3 65 (49.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 57 (43.51%) Puppet
5 54 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (39.69%) Amazon AWS
6 52 (39.69%) Unix
7 48 (36.64%) CentOS
8 44 (33.59%) Windows
9 39 (29.77%) Java
9 39 (29.77%) VMware
10 36 (27.48%) Python
11 34 (25.95%) Apache
12 32 (24.43%) MySQL
13 30 (22.90%) Opscode Chef
14 29 (22.14%) Jenkins
14 29 (22.14%) Tomcat
15 28 (21.37%) Configuration Management
15 28 (21.37%) Ansible
16 26 (19.85%) Docker
16 26 (19.85%) Windows Server
16 26 (19.85%) Ruby
17 25 (19.08%) Kubernetes
18 24 (18.32%) SAN
19 23 (17.56%) Finance
20 22 (16.79%) Ubuntu
21 21 (16.03%) Shell Script
22 20 (15.27%) Scrum
22 20 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
23 19 (14.50%) 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 (25.95%) Apache
2 29 (22.14%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.16%) JBoss
4 11 (8.40%) WebSphere
5 9 (6.87%) nginx
6 7 (5.34%) MS Exchange
7 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.82%) Confluence
9 4 (3.05%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (2.29%) Skype for Business
11 2 (1.53%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.53%) IIS
11 2 (1.53%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.76%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Magento
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 52 (39.69%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.87%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (6.87%) OpenShift
3 9 (6.87%) SaaS
3 9 (6.87%) Serverless
4 7 (5.34%) PaaS
5 5 (3.82%) Office 365
6 4 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.53%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.53%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.53%) IaaS
9 1 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.76%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.76%) Heroku
9 1 (0.76%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.32%) SAN
2 10 (7.63%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.58%) LAN
4 5 (3.82%) Broadband
4 5 (3.82%) Firewall
4 5 (3.82%) HTTP
4 5 (3.82%) WAN
5 4 (3.05%) VPN
6 3 (2.29%) Skype
7 2 (1.53%) DNS
7 2 (1.53%) SSL
7 2 (1.53%) VoIP
8 1 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.76%) FIX Connectivity
8 1 (0.76%) Internet
8 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.76%) Network Security
8 1 (0.76%) VLAN
8 1 (0.76%) Wireless
8 1 (0.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.43%) MySQL
2 10 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.34%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.05%) Big Data
4 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.53%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (22.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (4.58%) Maven
2 6 (4.58%) TeamCity
3 5 (3.82%) Bitbucket
3 5 (3.82%) EasyMock
3 5 (3.82%) JIRA
3 5 (3.82%) JUnit
4 3 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.53%) GoCD
6 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.76%) Hudson
General
1 23 (17.56%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Banking
3 5 (3.82%) Retail
3 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.29%) Back Office
4 3 (2.29%) Billing
5 2 (1.53%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (26.72%) Administrator
2 31 (23.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (19.85%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (17.56%) Linux Administrator
5 22 (16.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 20 (15.27%) Linux Engineer
7 19 (14.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (10.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 12 (9.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 9 (6.87%) AWS DevOps
10 9 (6.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 9 (6.87%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (6.11%) Java Engineer
12 7 (5.34%) Developer
12 7 (5.34%) HPUX Engineer
12 7 (5.34%) Java Developer
13 6 (4.58%) HPUX Administrator
13 6 (4.58%) Team Leader
14 5 (3.82%) Automation Engineer
14 5 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) Middleware
2 11 (8.40%) LAMP
3 9 (6.87%) Spring
4 7 (5.34%) JSON
4 7 (5.34%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (5.34%) Web Services
5 6 (4.58%) HTML
6 5 (3.82%) Ajax
6 5 (3.82%) EJB
6 5 (3.82%) HTML5
6 5 (3.82%) J2SE
6 5 (3.82%) Java EE
6 5 (3.82%) jQuery
6 5 (3.82%) JSF
6 5 (3.82%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (3.82%) XML
7 4 (3.05%) .NET
7 4 (3.05%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (3.05%) IBM Integration Bus
7 4 (3.05%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.40%) iPad
2 10 (7.63%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.82%) Cloud Native
3 5 (3.82%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (3.82%) Virtual Team
3 5 (3.82%) Wiki
4 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.29%) Clustering
4 3 (2.29%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.29%) Replication
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 121 (92.37%) Linux
2 65 (49.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 52 (39.69%) Unix
4 48 (36.64%) CentOS
5 44 (33.59%) Windows
6 26 (19.85%) Windows Server
7 22 (16.79%) Ubuntu
8 18 (13.74%) HPUX
9 11 (8.40%) Debian
10 10 (7.63%) AIX
11 9 (6.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.53%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.76%) Solaris
14 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (50.38%) DevOps
2 54 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (21.37%) Configuration Management
4 20 (15.27%) Scrum
5 19 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (10.69%) Software Engineering
7 13 (9.92%) High Availability
8 12 (9.16%) Server Hardening
9 11 (8.40%) ITIL
10 8 (6.11%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.34%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.34%) Open Source
11 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.34%) Software Delivery
12 6 (4.58%) OO
13 5 (3.82%) OOD
13 5 (3.82%) OOP
13 5 (3.82%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (3.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.77%) Java
2 36 (27.48%) Python
3 26 (19.85%) Ruby
4 21 (16.03%) Shell Script
5 19 (14.50%) Bash Shell
6 18 (13.74%) PowerShell
7 17 (12.98%) Perl
8 14 (10.69%) SQL
9 11 (8.40%) Go
10 5 (3.82%) C
10 5 (3.82%) C++
10 5 (3.82%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.05%) Korn
11 4 (3.05%) PHP
12 3 (2.29%) Jython
13 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Degree
2 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) CCNA
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.76%) MCSE
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.76%) RHCE
3 1 (0.76%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.29%) SLA
3 2 (1.53%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) GCP
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (19.85%) Docker
2 20 (15.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.58%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.05%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.53%) PowerHA
5 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.53%) vSphere
6 1 (0.76%) Corosync
6 1 (0.76%) KVM
6 1 (0.76%) Samba
6 1 (0.76%) Varnish
6 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (43.51%) Puppet
2 30 (22.90%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (21.37%) Ansible
4 25 (19.08%) Kubernetes
5 17 (12.98%) Terraform
6 12 (9.16%) Nagios
7 5 (3.82%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (3.82%) Mesos
7 5 (3.82%) systemd
8 4 (3.05%) CA Wily
9 3 (2.29%) CFEngine
9 3 (2.29%) Rundeck
10 2 (1.53%) Cacti
10 2 (1.53%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.76%) cPanel
11 1 (0.76%) logstash
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.76%) Pacemaker
11 1 (0.76%) Plesk
11 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (29.77%) VMware
2 17 (12.98%) Oracle
3 16 (12.21%) IBM
4 15 (11.45%) HP
5 12 (9.16%) 3PAR
5 12 (9.16%) Google
6 10 (7.63%) NetApp
7 8 (6.11%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.82%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.82%) SaltStack
9 4 (3.05%) Citrix
10 3 (2.29%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.29%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.29%) TIBCO
10 3 (2.29%) Twitter
11 2 (1.53%) Cisco
11 2 (1.53%) EMC
11 2 (1.53%) Veritas
12 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds