The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 94 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 29 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.60% 1.12% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 3.86% 2.49% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 16
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
751 724 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.47% 45.14% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 579 632 515
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
South West

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Bristol

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Bristol

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat.

1 52 (96.30%) Linux
2 35 (64.81%) CentOS
3 25 (46.30%) MySQL
4 23 (42.59%) Java
4 23 (42.59%) Windows
4 23 (42.59%) VMware
5 22 (40.74%) PHP
6 21 (38.89%) Fedora
7 20 (37.04%) Scrum
7 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (37.04%) SaaS
7 20 (37.04%) Ubuntu
7 20 (37.04%) PHP5
8 19 (35.19%) jQuery
8 19 (35.19%) Spring
8 19 (35.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (35.19%) SQL
9 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (31.48%) Degree
9 17 (31.48%) Computer Science
10 16 (29.63%) Unit Testing
10 16 (29.63%) Relational Database
10 16 (29.63%) Web Services
11 15 (27.78%) ActiveMQ
11 15 (27.78%) Hazelcast
11 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (25.93%) Magento
12 14 (25.93%) RESTful
12 14 (25.93%) Zend
12 14 (25.93%) Shopify

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
1 7 (12.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (11.11%) Apache
2 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Zimbra
6 1 (1.85%) Node.js
6 1 (1.85%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.85%) Confluence
6 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Magento
1 14 (25.93%) Shopify
2 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.04%) SaaS
2 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) SAN
2 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.11%) Firewall
4 5 (9.26%) VPN
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.56%) LDAP
5 3 (5.56%) DNS
5 3 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (3.70%) SSH
6 2 (3.70%) SNMP
6 2 (3.70%) LAN
6 2 (3.70%) WAN
6 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.70%) NAS
6 2 (3.70%) Multicast
6 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.85%) Network Security
7 1 (1.85%) BGP
7 1 (1.85%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) MySQL
2 16 (29.63%) Relational Database
3 15 (27.78%) Hazelcast
4 14 (25.93%) RDBMS
5 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.85%) Redis
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Hudson
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.26%) Marketing
4 4 (7.41%) Legal
4 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Software Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Support Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) jQuery
1 19 (35.19%) Spring
2 16 (29.63%) Web Services
3 15 (27.78%) ActiveMQ
4 14 (25.93%) RESTful
5 6 (11.11%) LAMP
6 5 (9.26%) CSS
6 5 (9.26%) Servlets
7 4 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (7.41%) HTML
8 2 (3.70%) .NET
9 1 (1.85%) Silverlight
9 1 (1.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.26%) Clustering
4 4 (7.41%) DTV
4 4 (7.41%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.70%) Streaming Video
5 2 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) Wiki
6 1 (1.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 52 (96.30%) Linux
2 35 (64.81%) CentOS
3 23 (42.59%) Windows
4 21 (38.89%) Fedora
5 20 (37.04%) Ubuntu
6 19 (35.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (18.52%) Debian
7 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (14.81%) UNIX
10 4 (7.41%) AIX
10 4 (7.41%) Solaris
11 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
11 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (5.56%) Windows Vista
11 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Scrum
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.63%) Unit Testing
3 9 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.96%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (9.26%) DevOps
7 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.26%) TDD
8 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (7.41%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.41%) Security Management
8 4 (7.41%) Service Management
8 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.41%) DoDAF
8 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Java
2 22 (40.74%) PHP
3 20 (37.04%) PHP5
4 19 (35.19%) SQL
5 9 (16.67%) Python
6 8 (14.81%) Ruby
7 7 (12.96%) Bash Shell
8 5 (9.26%) Perl
9 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.85%) Groovy
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) MCTS
2 3 (5.56%) MCITP
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (5.56%) MCP
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) CCNP
3 2 (3.70%) CCNA
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.41%) vSphere
4 3 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (5.56%) Samba
5 2 (3.70%) NFS
6 1 (1.85%) XenApp
6 1 (1.85%) XenServer
6 1 (1.85%) Postfix
6 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Nagios
2 5 (9.26%) Puppet
2 5 (9.26%) ZABBIX
3 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.85%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.85%) YUM
5 1 (1.85%) logstash
5 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) VMware
2 14 (25.93%) Zend
3 12 (22.22%) Cisco
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.11%) Citrix
5 5 (9.26%) HP
6 4 (7.41%) IBM
6 4 (7.41%) Remedy
6 4 (7.41%) Sage
6 4 (7.41%) SAP
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
8 2 (3.70%) Scalix
8 2 (3.70%) Genesys
9 1 (1.85%) F5
9 1 (1.85%) Splunk
9 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.85%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.85%) CommVault