The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 83 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 16 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.35% 0.87% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.72% 3.92% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 11
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £30,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,300 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
339 204 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.68% 22.30% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 297 183 194
Average salary £38,400 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in South Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in South Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Torfaen -6 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Cardiff -7 5 £35,000 -25.13% 1
Newport -1 1 £34,000 -33.33%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Enterprise Linux.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (96.67%) Red Hat
3 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
4 16 (53.33%) Apache
5 14 (46.67%) Bash Shell
6 12 (40.00%) Python
6 12 (40.00%) Perl
6 12 (40.00%) IBM
6 12 (40.00%) SAN
7 11 (36.67%) CentOS
8 10 (33.33%) MySQL
9 9 (30.00%) AIX
9 9 (30.00%) Cisco
9 9 (30.00%) Firewall
9 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (26.67%) NetBackup
10 8 (26.67%) RHCE
10 8 (26.67%) ITIL
10 8 (26.67%) Java
11 7 (23.33%) TDD
11 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
11 7 (23.33%) Scrum
11 7 (23.33%) VMware
11 7 (23.33%) Korn
11 7 (23.33%) BDD
12 6 (20.00%) PowerHA
12 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (20.00%) Clustering
12 6 (20.00%) Veritas
12 6 (20.00%) Windows

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (53.33%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) Confluence
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (40.00%) SAN
3 9 (30.00%) Firewall
4 6 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (13.33%) HTTP
6 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
6 3 (10.00%) VPN
6 3 (10.00%) DNS
6 3 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.67%) SSH
7 2 (6.67%) VLAN
7 2 (6.67%) LAN
7 2 (6.67%) WAN
7 2 (6.67%) DVB
8 1 (3.33%) PPTP
8 1 (3.33%) SNMP
8 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) JUnit
1 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
3 3 (10.00%) TestLink
4 2 (6.67%) Xcode
4 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.33%) JMeter
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.00%) Advertising
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 6 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) AIX Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Development Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) HACMP
1 6 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Statistics
3 2 (6.67%) DTV
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) CentOS
3 9 (30.00%) AIX
4 6 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (13.33%) UNIX
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Regression Testing
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) Scrum
3 7 (23.33%) BDD
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Bug Management
6 3 (10.00%) Mobile Marketing
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Test Management
6 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Product Management
7 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Bash Shell
2 12 (40.00%) Perl
2 12 (40.00%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) Java
4 7 (23.33%) Korn
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) C++
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby
6 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.67%) Groovy
7 2 (6.67%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.33%) AWK
8 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) RHCE
2 6 (20.00%) IBM AIX Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (20.00%) PowerHA
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Squid
2 3 (10.00%) Xen
3 1 (3.33%) Samba
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) NetBackup
2 5 (16.67%) Puppet
3 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (10.00%) Nagios
4 3 (10.00%) Zenoss
5 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Red Hat
2 12 (40.00%) IBM
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco
4 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 6 (20.00%) Veritas
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (10.00%) Perforce
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) Avaya
8 1 (3.33%) Informatica
8 1 (3.33%) Teradata
8 1 (3.33%) Google
8 1 (3.33%) Rackspace
8 1 (3.33%) Verint
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