Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 224 204
Rank change year-on-year -6 -20 +59
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 146 141 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.15% 1.15% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 2.60% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 116 106 103
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,125 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00% +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 6,038 5,430 5,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 47.55% 44.12% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4,807 4,404 4,098
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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 -2 81 £47,500 - 13
Cheshire -19 36 £42,500 -11.46% 2
Merseyside +6 24 £56,750 +37.58% 3
Lancashire +12 5 £36,000 +2.86%
Red Hat
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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.

1 137 (93.84%) Linux
2 62 (42.47%) CentOS
3 59 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (39.04%) Amazon AWS
5 56 (38.36%) DevOps
6 52 (35.62%) Windows
7 51 (34.93%) VMware
8 47 (32.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (30.14%) Puppet
10 43 (29.45%) Unix
10 43 (29.45%) Java
11 40 (27.40%) Docker
11 40 (27.40%) Kubernetes
12 39 (26.71%) Finance
13 37 (25.34%) MySQL
13 37 (25.34%) Oracle
14 35 (23.97%) Python
15 33 (22.60%) Jenkins
16 31 (21.23%) Tomcat
17 30 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
18 29 (19.86%) SQL
18 29 (19.86%) Apache
19 28 (19.18%) Ubuntu
20 27 (18.49%) SAN
20 27 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
21 25 (17.12%) JBoss
22 24 (16.44%) Perl
22 24 (16.44%) Scrum
22 24 (16.44%) Ansible
22 24 (16.44%) Windows Server

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 31 (21.23%) Tomcat
2 29 (19.86%) Apache
3 25 (17.12%) JBoss
4 21 (14.38%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.79%) nginx
6 6 (4.11%) Confluence
7 5 (3.42%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.74%) GlassFish
9 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.05%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.37%) IIS
10 2 (1.37%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 57 (39.04%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.33%) OpenShift
3 15 (10.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (9.59%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (9.59%) SaaS
4 14 (9.59%) Serverless
5 7 (4.79%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (4.79%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (4.79%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (4.11%) PaaS
7 5 (3.42%) Office 365
8 2 (1.37%) IaaS
9 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.68%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.68%) Heroku
9 1 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (18.49%) SAN
2 9 (6.16%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.79%) HTTP
4 6 (4.11%) Firewall
5 5 (3.42%) Broadband
5 5 (3.42%) DNS
5 5 (3.42%) SMTP
5 5 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.05%) Skype
7 2 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.37%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.37%) LAN
7 2 (1.37%) VoIP
7 2 (1.37%) VSAN
7 2 (1.37%) WAN
8 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.68%) FTP
8 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.68%) Network Security
8 1 (0.68%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.34%) MySQL
2 12 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.16%) Big Data
4 7 (4.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.05%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.68%) DB2
8 1 (0.68%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (22.60%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.90%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.48%) JIRA
4 6 (4.11%) Maven
4 6 (4.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (4.11%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.42%) GoCD
6 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.68%) SonarQube
General
1 39 (26.71%) Finance
2 22 (15.07%) Banking
3 11 (7.53%) Law
4 10 (6.85%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Back Office
5 3 (2.05%) Billing
5 3 (2.05%) Retail
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Automotive
6 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (28.77%) Administrator
2 35 (23.97%) Linux Administrator
3 34 (23.29%) Systems Administrator
4 33 (22.60%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 29 (19.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (13.01%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (7.53%) Developer
8 11 (7.53%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.48%) DevOps Manager
9 8 (5.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 7 (4.79%) HPUX Administrator
10 7 (4.79%) HPUX Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) Platform Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.11%) Senior DevOps
11 6 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) Unix Engineer
12 5 (3.42%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.22%) RabbitMQ
2 11 (7.53%) Middleware
3 9 (6.16%) Dropwizard
4 8 (5.48%) LDAP
5 6 (4.11%) CSS
5 6 (4.11%) XML
6 5 (3.42%) HTML
6 5 (3.42%) J2SE
6 5 (3.42%) jQuery
6 5 (3.42%) JRuby
6 5 (3.42%) Web Services
6 5 (3.42%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (2.74%) Ajax
7 4 (2.74%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (2.74%) HTML5
7 4 (2.74%) IBM Integration Bus
7 4 (2.74%) LAMP
7 4 (2.74%) React
7 4 (2.74%) Spring
8 3 (2.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.59%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.42%) Cloud Native
2 5 (3.42%) Virtual Team
3 3 (2.05%) Clustering
4 2 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.37%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.37%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
5 1 (0.68%) iSeries
5 1 (0.68%) PKI
5 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.68%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 137 (93.84%) Linux
2 62 (42.47%) CentOS
3 52 (35.62%) Windows
4 47 (32.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (29.45%) Unix
6 28 (19.18%) Ubuntu
7 24 (16.44%) Windows Server
8 20 (13.70%) Debian
8 20 (13.70%) HPUX
9 17 (11.64%) SUSE
10 8 (5.48%) Data ONTAP
10 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (4.79%) AIX
12 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (38.36%) DevOps
3 24 (16.44%) Scrum
4 23 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (15.07%) Configuration Management
6 20 (13.70%) High Availability
7 13 (8.90%) ITIL
7 13 (8.90%) Server Hardening
8 11 (7.53%) Risk Management
9 10 (6.85%) Software Engineering
9 10 (6.85%) Wealth Management
10 9 (6.16%) Software Delivery
10 9 (6.16%) Telematics
11 8 (5.48%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (5.48%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (4.11%) OOP
12 6 (4.11%) Presales
12 6 (4.11%) SDLC
13 5 (3.42%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.45%) Java
2 35 (23.97%) Python
3 29 (19.86%) SQL
4 24 (16.44%) Perl
5 22 (15.07%) Ruby
6 20 (13.70%) Shell Script
7 19 (13.01%) Bash Shell
8 18 (12.33%) PowerShell
9 12 (8.22%) Go
10 5 (3.42%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.05%) Korn
11 3 (2.05%) PHP
12 2 (1.37%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.68%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.68%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.68%) Jython
13 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (2.74%) Degree
2 3 (2.05%) MCSE
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.68%) CCNA
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.68%) HND
4 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.68%) MCP
4 1 (0.68%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.05%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (27.40%) Docker
2 30 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.79%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.74%) XenServer
5 2 (1.37%) Corosync
5 2 (1.37%) PowerHA
5 2 (1.37%) vSphere
6 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 44 (30.14%) Puppet
2 40 (27.40%) Kubernetes
3 27 (18.49%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (16.44%) Ansible
5 13 (8.90%) Nagios
6 12 (8.22%) Terraform
7 6 (4.11%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (3.42%) Mesos
8 5 (3.42%) systemd
9 3 (2.05%) CFEngine
9 3 (2.05%) Rundeck
9 3 (2.05%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.37%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.37%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.37%) Pacemaker
11 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (34.93%) VMware
2 37 (25.34%) Oracle
3 18 (12.33%) HP
4 15 (10.27%) NetApp
5 13 (8.90%) 3PAR
5 13 (8.90%) Google
5 13 (8.90%) IBM
6 8 (5.48%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.11%) Cisco
8 5 (3.42%) Citrix
9 4 (2.74%) TIBCO
10 3 (2.05%) Twitter
11 2 (1.37%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.37%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.37%) Dell
11 2 (1.37%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.37%) Veritas
11 2 (1.37%) Zerto
12 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.68%) Sophos