The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 77 67 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 24 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.03% 2.24% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 4.12% 4.52% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 9
Average salary £38,500 £39,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.91% -17.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £32,350 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%
Red Hat
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
583 442 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.41% 49.61% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 502 388 281
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Red Hat
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the South Wales region.

Red Hat Salary Trend in South Wales

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in South Wales

Red Hat
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 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 January 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 -11 8 £37,500 +5.63%
Cardiff -12 7 £35,000 -25.13%
Newport +7 5 £38,500 -24.50%
Red Hat
Wales

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Red Hat 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.

1 43 (97.73%) Linux
2 30 (68.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 21 (47.73%) Apache
4 21 (47.73%) Bash Shell
5 20 (45.45%) Python
5 20 (45.45%) Perl
6 19 (43.18%) CentOS
7 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (34.09%) MySQL
8 15 (34.09%) SAN
9 14 (31.82%) TDD
9 14 (31.82%) Korn
9 14 (31.82%) Regression Testing
9 14 (31.82%) Scrum
9 14 (31.82%) BDD
10 13 (29.55%) VMware
10 13 (29.55%) Windows
11 12 (27.27%) RHCE
11 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
11 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (27.27%) JIRA
12 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (25.00%) Bug Management
12 11 (25.00%) Confluence
12 11 (25.00%) IBM
12 11 (25.00%) HTTP
12 11 (25.00%) UNIX
13 10 (22.73%) AIX
13 10 (22.73%) C++

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Red Hat 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (47.73%) Apache
2 11 (25.00%) Confluence
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
3 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 15 (34.09%) SAN
3 11 (25.00%) HTTP
4 9 (20.45%) Firewall
5 7 (15.91%) Wireshark
6 6 (13.64%) Internet
7 3 (6.82%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (6.82%) VPN
7 3 (6.82%) DNS
7 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
7 3 (6.82%) DVB
8 2 (4.55%) VLAN
8 2 (4.55%) LAN
8 2 (4.55%) WAN
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.27%) NAS
9 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.27%) Network Security
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) Big Data
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) Informix
5 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 12 (27.27%) JIRA
2 10 (22.73%) TestLink
3 6 (13.64%) Fiddler
3 6 (13.64%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.64%) JUnit
4 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.82%) Xcode
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) Zephyr
5 1 (2.27%) JMeter
General
1 4 (9.09%) Advertising
1 4 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 11 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Linux Support Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) AIX Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Linux Support
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Development Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) HTML
1 7 (15.91%) LAMP
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) DTV
1 8 (18.18%) Clustering
2 6 (13.64%) User Experience
2 6 (13.64%) HACMP
2 6 (13.64%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.82%) Statistics
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (97.73%) Linux
2 30 (68.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (43.18%) CentOS
4 13 (29.55%) Windows
5 11 (25.00%) UNIX
6 10 (22.73%) AIX
7 5 (11.36%) HPUX
7 5 (11.36%) Solaris
8 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) TDD
2 14 (31.82%) Regression Testing
2 14 (31.82%) Scrum
2 14 (31.82%) BDD
3 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (25.00%) Bug Management
5 10 (22.73%) Test Management
6 9 (20.45%) Product Management
7 8 (18.18%) ITIL
8 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.09%) Mobile Marketing
9 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
9 3 (6.82%) DevOps
9 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.82%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Bash Shell
2 20 (45.45%) Python
2 20 (45.45%) Perl
3 14 (31.82%) Korn
4 10 (22.73%) C++
4 10 (22.73%) Java
5 9 (20.45%) Ruby
6 6 (13.64%) C
7 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.09%) PHP
8 4 (9.09%) SQL
8 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.55%) Groovy
11 1 (2.27%) VBScript
11 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.27%) AWK
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) RHCE
2 6 (13.64%) IBM AIX Certification
3 3 (6.82%) ISEB
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.27%) CCNP
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.64%) PowerHA
3 3 (6.82%) Xen
3 3 (6.82%) vSphere
3 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) Squid
4 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.27%) NFS
4 1 (2.27%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) Samba
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) NetBackup
1 7 (15.91%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Zenoss
2 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.82%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.27%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) VMware
2 11 (25.00%) IBM
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco
4 7 (15.91%) Veritas
5 6 (13.64%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) Oracle
6 5 (11.36%) Dell
7 4 (9.09%) Perforce
7 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.27%) Verint
9 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.27%) SAP
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) Avaya
9 1 (2.27%) BMC
9 1 (2.27%) Informatica
9 1 (2.27%) NetApp
9 1 (2.27%) Teradata