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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 75 93 67
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 14 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.27% 0.49% 2.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.09% 1.98% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 19
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £25,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
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
275 303 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.00% 24.59% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 259 284 264
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,750 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Cardiff +6 8 £37,500 +6.38% 2
Newport +21 3 £34,000 +7.93%
Torfaen +1 1 £45,000 +42.85%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (96.88%) Red Hat
3 18 (56.25%) Apache
4 15 (46.88%) AIX
4 15 (46.88%) SAN
5 13 (40.63%) Python
6 12 (37.50%) IBM
7 11 (34.38%) Firewall
8 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 10 (31.25%) ITIL
8 10 (31.25%) Perl
9 9 (28.13%) MySQL
9 9 (28.13%) HACMP
9 9 (28.13%) Clustering
10 8 (25.00%) NetBackup
10 8 (25.00%) Cisco
10 8 (25.00%) RHCE
10 8 (25.00%) UNIX
11 7 (21.88%) Windows
11 7 (21.88%) VMware
11 7 (21.88%) Ruby
11 7 (21.88%) CentOS
11 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
12 6 (18.75%) PowerHA
12 6 (18.75%) HTTP
12 6 (18.75%) IBM AIX Certification
12 6 (18.75%) Veritas
12 6 (18.75%) Internet
13 5 (15.63%) LAN
13 5 (15.63%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (56.25%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.50%) nginx
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) SAN
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 6 (18.75%) Internet
4 6 (18.75%) HTTP
5 5 (15.63%) LAN
5 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 5 (15.63%) iSCSI
6 4 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (9.38%) VLAN
7 3 (9.38%) SNMP
7 3 (9.38%) VPN
7 3 (9.38%) DNS
8 2 (6.25%) OSPF
8 2 (6.25%) BGP
8 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.25%) IGRP
8 2 (6.25%) PPTP
8 2 (6.25%) DHCP
8 2 (6.25%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
3 1 (3.13%) OLTP
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JUnit
1 1 (3.13%) JMeter
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) TestLink
General
1 3 (9.38%) Back Office
1 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (21.88%) Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Support
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) AIX Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Support
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
1 3 (9.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Clustering
1 9 (28.13%) HACMP
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) DTV
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) AIX
3 8 (25.00%) UNIX
4 7 (21.88%) Windows
4 7 (21.88%) CentOS
5 5 (15.63%) HPUX
5 5 (15.63%) Solaris
6 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
7 3 (9.38%) SUSE
7 3 (9.38%) Debian
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) TDD
3 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Scrum
3 4 (12.50%) BDD
3 4 (12.50%) DevOps
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Network Management
4 3 (9.38%) Network Design
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Test Management
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Bug Management
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) Python
2 10 (31.25%) Perl
3 7 (21.88%) Ruby
3 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.50%) Korn
5 3 (9.38%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) AWK
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Groovy
7 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) RHCE
2 6 (18.75%) IBM AIX Certification
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) PowerHA
2 4 (12.50%) Xen
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) XenServer
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.13%) NFS
4 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) Samba
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.38%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Red Hat
2 12 (37.50%) IBM
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 6 (18.75%) Veritas
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 3 (9.38%) BMC
7 3 (9.38%) Remedy
8 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.25%) Nokia
8 2 (6.25%) Dell
9 1 (3.13%) EMC
9 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
9 1 (3.13%) Google
9 1 (3.13%) Perforce
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
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