The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 26 April 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 86 88
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.64% 0.49% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 1.04% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Median salary £28,500 £34,625 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.68% -10.64%  
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 Southampton.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 281 383 515
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 44.89% 46.71% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 248 371 396
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.53% -3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat in Southampton.

Salary trend for Red Hat in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (60.00%) PHP
4 6 (60.00%) Python
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) CentOS
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) Fedora
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) FreeBSD
6 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) OOP
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (30.00%) Ansible
6 3 (30.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) Bacula
7 2 (20.00%) oVirt
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) IPsec
2 2 (20.00%) OpenVPN
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) CentOS
5 3 (30.00%) Fedora
5 3 (30.00%) FreeBSD
6 2 (20.00%) SUSE
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
7 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
1 3 (30.00%) OOP
1 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
1 2 (20.00%) NFS
1 2 (20.00%) oVirt
1 2 (20.00%) pfSense
1 2 (20.00%) Samba
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Bacula
2 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Sophos
2 2 (20.00%) VMware