The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 63 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 7 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.05% 1.27% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 3.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £46,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.13% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%
Red Hat
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
301 148 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.26% 37.66% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 257 133 155
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (64.29%) SAN
3 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) Apache
5 7 (50.00%) AIX
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco
5 7 (50.00%) IBM
5 7 (50.00%) Clustering
6 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) IBM AIX Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Veritas
6 6 (42.86%) RHCE
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) HACMP
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) PowerHA
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) CentOS
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (28.57%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 3 (21.43%) MySQL
9 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
9 3 (21.43%) LAMP
9 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Linux Support
2 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Linux Support Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) AIX Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Clustering
2 6 (42.86%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (50.00%) AIX
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) CentOS
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) IBM AIX Certification
1 6 (42.86%) RHCE
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) PowerHA
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) IBM
2 6 (42.86%) Veritas
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Informatica
6 1 (7.14%) Teradata
6 1 (7.14%) Verint