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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 75 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 18 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.57% 0.36% 1.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.63% 1.38% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 7
Average salary £36,250 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.64% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £29,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
320 290 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.00% 25.82% 29.48%
Number of salaries quoted 291 267 215
Average salary £33,500 £36,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -2 10 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Newport +4 3 £34,000 -24.44% 1
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 1 August 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 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (92.86%) Red Hat
3 20 (47.62%) AIX
4 18 (42.86%) UNIX
4 18 (42.86%) Windows
4 18 (42.86%) HP
4 18 (42.86%) VMware
5 17 (40.48%) Python
6 16 (38.10%) Apache
6 16 (38.10%) Solaris
7 15 (35.71%) SAN
8 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 14 (33.33%) Perl
9 12 (28.57%) Firewall
9 12 (28.57%) Clustering
10 11 (26.19%) Oracle
10 11 (26.19%) IBM
10 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (23.81%) MySQL
11 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
12 9 (21.43%) ITIL
13 8 (19.05%) HPUX
13 8 (19.05%) RHCE
14 7 (16.67%) HTTP
14 7 (16.67%) XML
14 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
15 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 6 (14.29%) Sybase
15 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
15 6 (14.29%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 16 (38.10%) Apache
2 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.14%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) SAN
2 12 (28.57%) Firewall
3 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
4 7 (16.67%) HTTP
5 4 (9.52%) LAN
5 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 4 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.14%) DVB
7 2 (4.76%) SNMP
7 2 (4.76%) OSPF
7 2 (4.76%) EIGRP
7 2 (4.76%) IGRP
7 2 (4.76%) PPTP
7 2 (4.76%) BGP
7 2 (4.76%) DHCP
7 2 (4.76%) VPN
7 2 (4.76%) DNS
7 2 (4.76%) ADSL
7 2 (4.76%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.38%) OLTP
3 1 (2.38%) OLAP
General
1 6 (14.29%) Back Office
2 3 (7.14%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Administrator
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.14%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) XML
2 4 (9.52%) LAMP
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) HACMP
3 4 (9.52%) DTV
4 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.14%) STB
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) AIX
3 18 (42.86%) UNIX
3 18 (42.86%) Windows
4 16 (38.10%) Solaris
5 8 (19.05%) HPUX
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (14.29%) CentOS
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (11.90%) SUSE
8 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 3 (7.14%) Debian
9 1 (2.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Service Management
2 6 (14.29%) Change Management
2 6 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (14.29%) Competitive Intelligence
3 4 (9.52%) DevOps
4 3 (7.14%) Automation Testing
4 3 (7.14%) BDD
4 3 (7.14%) TDD
4 3 (7.14%) Network Design
4 3 (7.14%) Scrum
4 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (4.76%) Network Management
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.38%) Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Python
2 14 (33.33%) Perl
3 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 6 (14.29%) SQL
3 6 (14.29%) Ruby
4 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.14%) Korn
5 3 (7.14%) C++
6 2 (4.76%) AWK
7 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) RHCE
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CCNP
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) XenServer
2 3 (7.14%) Xen
2 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (7.14%) Nagios
3 2 (4.76%) Puppet
3 2 (4.76%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 18 (42.86%) HP
2 18 (42.86%) VMware
3 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.19%) Oracle
4 11 (26.19%) IBM
5 6 (14.29%) Sybase
5 6 (14.29%) BMC
5 6 (14.29%) NetApp
5 6 (14.29%) Remedy
6 5 (11.90%) Cisco
7 4 (9.52%) Dell
7 4 (9.52%) JBoss
7 4 (9.52%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.14%) Citrix
9 2 (4.76%) Nokia
9 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
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