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 Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Edinburgh 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 93 51 79
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +28
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 12 41 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 3.40% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.02% 8.74% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 37 6
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
595 469 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.31% 38.86% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 402 313 335
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
Scotland

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) Windows
4 11 (42.31%) Java
4 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (38.46%) CentOS
5 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
6 9 (34.62%) Debian
6 9 (34.62%) MySQL
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) CRM
7 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
7 7 (26.92%) Firewall
7 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
8 6 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 6 (23.08%) VPN
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco
9 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
9 5 (19.23%) COM
9 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
9 5 (19.23%) IPsec
9 5 (19.23%) Games
9 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Vista
10 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (15.38%) NAS
10 4 (15.38%) VLAN
10 4 (15.38%) Marketing
10 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Lync
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) VPN
3 5 (19.23%) IPsec
4 4 (15.38%) NAS
4 4 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) OpenVPN
6 1 (3.85%) L2TP
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
6 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
2 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 4 (15.38%) OLAP
3 4 (15.38%) OLTP
3 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 4 (15.38%) Big Data
3 4 (15.38%) NewSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 5 (19.23%) Games
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.85%) French Language
4 1 (3.85%) German Language
4 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) DBA
2 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.85%) IT Support
4 1 (3.85%) Development Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Junior
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) COM
2 4 (15.38%) JDBC
3 2 (7.69%) Flash
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) JSP
4 1 (3.85%) Servlets
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) JSF
4 1 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) Ajax
4 1 (3.85%) jBPM
4 1 (3.85%) Drools
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (38.46%) CentOS
4 10 (38.46%) Ubuntu
5 9 (34.62%) Debian
6 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
6 5 (19.23%) Windows Vista
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 2000
9 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (3.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) CRM
2 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 4 (15.38%) BCP
3 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) SOA
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
4 2 (7.69%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) MCSA
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) SSCP
2 1 (3.85%) RHCE
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) CEH
2 1 (3.85%) GIAC
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Openswan
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Squid
3 1 (3.85%) Postfix
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Cacti
1 2 (7.69%) Nagios
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (15.38%) Rackspace
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss