The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 85 99 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -36
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 19 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.33% 0.82% 2.98%
As % of the Vendors category 3.47% 2.37% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 32
Average salary £43,500 £32,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.88% -43.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £46,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +6.25%
Red Hat
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
547 549 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.39% 34.81% 39.69%
Number of salaries quoted 365 383 316
Average salary £44,375 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.93% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) Perl
3 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (28.57%) XML
4 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 9 (25.71%) Firewall
5 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 9 (25.71%) MySQL
5 9 (25.71%) Oracle
6 8 (22.86%) Apache
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
6 8 (22.86%) VMware
6 8 (22.86%) Analytics
6 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
7 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco
7 7 (20.00%) Web Services
8 6 (17.14%) JBoss
8 6 (17.14%) Python
8 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
8 6 (17.14%) UNIX
8 6 (17.14%) Debian
8 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.14%) Data Management
8 6 (17.14%) Degree
8 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 8 (22.86%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) JBoss
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) Liferay
3 3 (8.57%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.86%) Moodle
4 1 (2.86%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (8.57%) NAS
3 3 (8.57%) LDAP
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 2 (5.71%) SMTP
4 2 (5.71%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) PBX
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) IPsec
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) MySQL
2 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 8 (22.86%) Consultant
2 8 (22.86%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Security Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Security Specialist
5 4 (11.43%) IT Security Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Junior
7 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) XML
2 7 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) jQuery
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) Regular Expression
4 3 (8.57%) HTML5
4 3 (8.57%) GWT
4 3 (8.57%) Spring
5 2 (5.71%) Middleware
6 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.86%) JMS
6 1 (2.86%) JSP
6 1 (2.86%) Struts
6 1 (2.86%) J2EE
6 1 (2.86%) Ajax
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) Django
6 1 (2.86%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
3 3 (8.57%) Social Media
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.71%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) VLE
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Debian
3 6 (17.14%) UNIX
4 4 (11.43%) CentOS
5 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 8 (22.86%) Analytics
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Data Management
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) SOA
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Open Source
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) SIEM
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (8.57%) Line Management
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) Web Design
7 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) Perl
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) Korn
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) SSCP
2 5 (14.29%) GIAC
2 5 (14.29%) CEH
2 5 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.57%) NFS
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Puppet
1 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Capistrano
3 1 (2.86%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.86%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) IBM
5 4 (11.43%) Sourcefire
5 4 (11.43%) LogRhythm
6 3 (8.57%) Google
7 2 (5.71%) F5
7 2 (5.71%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.86%) Isilon
8 1 (2.86%) Adobe
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) EMC
8 1 (2.86%) Avaya
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Apple
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint