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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 73 67 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 19 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 2.10% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.96% 8.86% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 11
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,053 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +5.13%
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
383 237 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.76% 23.65% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 327 212 240
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -8 11 £48,500 +73.21%
Cardiff -2 7 £40,000 +5.96% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (93.75%) Red Hat
3 19 (59.38%) CentOS
4 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
5 16 (50.00%) Perl
6 14 (43.75%) Java
7 13 (40.63%) Apache
7 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
8 11 (34.38%) MySQL
9 10 (31.25%) JUnit
9 10 (31.25%) Client/Server
9 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (31.25%) Korn
9 10 (31.25%) VMware
9 10 (31.25%) Scrum
9 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (31.25%) TDD
9 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
9 10 (31.25%) BDD
9 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
9 10 (31.25%) User Experience
10 9 (28.13%) Confluence
10 9 (28.13%) JIRA
10 9 (28.13%) Windows
11 8 (25.00%) Python
11 8 (25.00%) DVB
11 8 (25.00%) Statistics
11 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
11 8 (25.00%) Perforce
11 8 (25.00%) Product Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (40.63%) Apache
2 9 (28.13%) Confluence
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.00%) DVB
3 6 (18.75%) HTTP
4 4 (12.50%) SAN
4 4 (12.50%) Firewall
5 3 (9.38%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) DNS
5 3 (9.38%) Kerberos
5 3 (9.38%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) VLAN
6 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.13%) PPTP
7 1 (3.13%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) IPsec
7 1 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MySQL
2 7 (21.88%) Big Data
3 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) JUnit
1 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
1 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 9 (28.13%) JIRA
3 8 (25.00%) TestLink
4 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 4 (12.50%) Xcode
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 7 (21.88%) Advertising
1 7 (21.88%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Operations Manager
1 6 (18.75%) Test Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Development Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Operations Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Client/Server
1 10 (31.25%) User Experience
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.00%) Statistics
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (59.38%) CentOS
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) UNIX
4 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Debian
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Scrum
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (31.25%) TDD
1 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (31.25%) BDD
2 8 (25.00%) Product Management
2 8 (25.00%) Test Management
3 7 (21.88%) Mobile Marketing
3 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Bug Management
5 5 (15.63%) Line Management
6 4 (12.50%) Operations Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps
8 2 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Bash Shell
2 16 (50.00%) Perl
3 14 (43.75%) Java
4 10 (31.25%) Korn
5 8 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) PHP
7 4 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.13%) Groovy
9 1 (3.13%) C++
9 1 (3.13%) AWK
9 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) RHCE
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) vSphere
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Squid
2 3 (9.38%) Xen
3 1 (3.13%) Samba
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) iptables
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
2 3 (9.38%) Zenoss
3 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Red Hat
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Perforce
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
6 1 (3.13%) Informatica
6 1 (3.13%) Teradata
6 1 (3.13%) Brocade
6 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.13%) Verint