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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 76 89 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 15 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.40% 0.49% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.47% 2.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 17
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 £34,000 £25,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
274 300 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.56% 24.63% 28.18%
Number of salaries quoted 258 282 265
Average salary £33,750 £33,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,250 £52,500
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 20 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 20 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 +8 9 £37,500 +6.38% 2
Newport +20 4 £34,000 +7.93%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 33 (97.06%) Red Hat
3 17 (50.00%) Apache
4 15 (44.12%) AIX
5 14 (41.18%) SAN
6 13 (38.24%) ITIL
7 12 (35.29%) Python
8 11 (32.35%) RHCE
8 11 (32.35%) IBM
9 10 (29.41%) Windows
9 10 (29.41%) Firewall
10 9 (26.47%) VMware
10 9 (26.47%) Clustering
10 9 (26.47%) Perl
10 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
10 9 (26.47%) HACMP
11 8 (23.53%) Cisco
11 8 (23.53%) MySQL
11 8 (23.53%) Solaris
11 8 (23.53%) NetBackup
12 7 (20.59%) Ruby
12 7 (20.59%) UNIX
12 7 (20.59%) HP
13 6 (17.65%) IBM AIX Certification
13 6 (17.65%) Veritas
13 6 (17.65%) Internet
13 6 (17.65%) HTTP
13 6 (17.65%) CentOS
13 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
13 6 (17.65%) PowerHA

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 17 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.76%) nginx
2 4 (11.76%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) SAN
2 10 (29.41%) Firewall
3 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.65%) HTTP
4 6 (17.65%) Internet
5 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.88%) DHCP
6 2 (5.88%) ADSL
6 2 (5.88%) ISDN
6 2 (5.88%) SNMP
6 2 (5.88%) VPN
6 2 (5.88%) DNS
6 2 (5.88%) OSPF
6 2 (5.88%) BGP
6 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.88%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) OLAP
3 1 (2.94%) OLTP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JUnit
1 1 (2.94%) JMeter
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) TestLink
General
1 3 (8.82%) Back Office
1 3 (8.82%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Linux Support
4 6 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Linux Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) AIX Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
1 3 (8.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Clustering
1 9 (26.47%) HACMP
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) AIX
3 10 (29.41%) Windows
4 8 (23.53%) Solaris
5 7 (20.59%) UNIX
6 6 (17.65%) CentOS
7 5 (14.71%) HPUX
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
9 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (8.82%) SUSE
9 3 (8.82%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Scrum
2 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) TDD
2 4 (11.76%) BDD
2 4 (11.76%) DevOps
2 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 3 (8.82%) Line Management
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) Competitive Intelligence
3 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Network Design
3 3 (8.82%) Service Management
3 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.88%) Network Management
4 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Python
2 9 (26.47%) Perl
3 7 (20.59%) Ruby
4 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.76%) Korn
6 3 (8.82%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) AWK
8 1 (2.94%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Groovy
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) RHCE
2 6 (17.65%) IBM AIX Certification
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.88%) CCNP
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) PowerHA
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) XenServer
3 3 (8.82%) Xen
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.82%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Red Hat
2 11 (32.35%) IBM
3 9 (26.47%) VMware
4 8 (23.53%) Cisco
5 7 (20.59%) HP
6 6 (17.65%) Veritas
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.82%) Citrix
8 3 (8.82%) BMC
8 3 (8.82%) NetApp
8 3 (8.82%) Remedy
9 2 (5.88%) Dell
9 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.88%) Nokia
9 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.94%) Perforce
10 1 (2.94%) Google
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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CGI
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago