The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 of the Operating Systems category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 72 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 20 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.80% 0.83% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.45% 3.49% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £22,050 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%
Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
310 258 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.95% 23.76% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 278 237 216
Average salary £33,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +9 16 £36,250 -30.95% 2
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (90.24%) Red Hat
3 21 (51.22%) AIX
4 20 (48.78%) HP
4 20 (48.78%) VMware
5 19 (46.34%) UNIX
6 18 (43.90%) Windows
6 18 (43.90%) Solaris
7 17 (41.46%) Apache
8 15 (36.59%) SAN
8 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
9 14 (34.15%) Python
9 14 (34.15%) Perl
10 13 (31.71%) Oracle
10 13 (31.71%) Clustering
11 12 (29.27%) Firewall
12 11 (26.83%) MySQL
12 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
13 10 (24.39%) IBM
14 9 (21.95%) HPUX
15 8 (19.51%) ITIL
15 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
15 8 (19.51%) RHCE
16 7 (17.07%) Back Office
16 7 (17.07%) Remedy ITSM
16 7 (17.07%) Remedy
16 7 (17.07%) HACMP
16 7 (17.07%) BMC PATROL
16 7 (17.07%) BMC

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (41.46%) Apache
2 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) SAN
2 12 (29.27%) Firewall
3 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.20%) HTTP
5 4 (9.76%) LAN
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
5 4 (9.76%) iSCSI
5 4 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (7.32%) DVB
7 2 (4.88%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.88%) IGRP
7 2 (4.88%) PPTP
7 2 (4.88%) VPN
7 2 (4.88%) DNS
7 2 (4.88%) OSPF
7 2 (4.88%) BGP
7 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 2 (4.88%) SNMP
7 2 (4.88%) ADSL
7 2 (4.88%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) OLAP
3 1 (2.44%) OLTP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (17.07%) Back Office
2 3 (7.32%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Network Operations Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Support
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) XML
2 5 (12.20%) LAMP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Clustering
2 7 (17.07%) HACMP
3 4 (9.76%) DTV
4 3 (7.32%) STB
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Wiki
5 1 (2.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (51.22%) AIX
3 19 (46.34%) UNIX
4 18 (43.90%) Windows
4 18 (43.90%) Solaris
5 9 (21.95%) HPUX
6 7 (17.07%) CentOS
7 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (14.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (12.20%) SUSE
9 3 (7.32%) Debian
10 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.44%) Android
11 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (2.44%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Service Management
2 6 (14.63%) Change Management
2 6 (14.63%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (14.63%) Competitive Intelligence
3 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps
4 3 (7.32%) Network Design
5 2 (4.88%) Network Management
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Analytics
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.88%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Perl
1 14 (34.15%) Python
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.88%) AWK
6 1 (2.44%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) RHCE
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (14.63%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) CCNP
4 2 (4.88%) CCNA
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) XenServer
2 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (7.32%) Xen
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (7.32%) Nagios
2 3 (7.32%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) Red Hat
2 20 (48.78%) VMware
2 20 (48.78%) HP
3 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
4 13 (31.71%) Oracle
5 10 (24.39%) IBM
6 7 (17.07%) BMC
6 7 (17.07%) Remedy
7 6 (14.63%) NetApp
7 6 (14.63%) Sybase
8 5 (12.20%) Cisco
8 5 (12.20%) Dell
8 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds
9 4 (9.76%) JBoss
10 3 (7.32%) Citrix
11 2 (4.88%) Nokia
11 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
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