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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 65 82 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -32
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 26 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.36% 1.07% 3.36%
As % of the Vendors category 4.95% 2.52% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 19
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,050 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
525 476 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.68% 42.31% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 487 421 394
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 2014.

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 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 14 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Torfaen -5 4 £34,000 +4.61%
Newport - 3 £34,000 -
Red Hat
Wales

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (69.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (50.94%) VMware
4 25 (47.17%) UNIX
5 24 (45.28%) Windows
6 23 (43.40%) Solaris
7 21 (39.62%) ITIL
7 21 (39.62%) Python
8 18 (33.96%) Apache
8 18 (33.96%) AIX
8 18 (33.96%) Perl
8 18 (33.96%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (30.19%) SAN
10 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
11 14 (26.42%) IBM
12 13 (24.53%) HP
12 13 (24.53%) RHCE
12 13 (24.53%) Firewall
13 12 (22.64%) LAMP
14 11 (20.75%) Clustering
14 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
15 10 (18.87%) HTTP
15 10 (18.87%) NetApp
15 10 (18.87%) Ruby
16 9 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (16.98%) Oracle
16 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
17 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (15.09%) Windows 2000 Server
17 8 (15.09%) CentOS

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 18 (33.96%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) Confluence
3 3 (5.66%) ColdFusion
3 3 (5.66%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) SAN
2 15 (28.30%) TCP/IP
3 13 (24.53%) Firewall
4 10 (18.87%) HTTP
5 4 (7.55%) LAN
5 4 (7.55%) WAN
5 4 (7.55%) Wireshark
5 4 (7.55%) iSCSI
5 4 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.66%) DVB
7 2 (3.77%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.77%) IGRP
7 2 (3.77%) PPTP
7 2 (3.77%) Internet
7 2 (3.77%) OSPF
7 2 (3.77%) BGP
7 2 (3.77%) DHCP
7 2 (3.77%) ADSL
7 2 (3.77%) ISDN
7 2 (3.77%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) OLAP
3 1 (1.89%) OLTP
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JIRA
1 4 (7.55%) Fiddler
1 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.66%) Back Office
1 3 (5.66%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.09%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Test Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) LAMP
2 7 (13.21%) XML
3 3 (5.66%) HTML
3 3 (5.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Clustering
2 7 (13.21%) DTV
3 5 (9.43%) HACMP
4 3 (5.66%) STB
4 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (69.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (47.17%) UNIX
4 24 (45.28%) Windows
5 23 (43.40%) Solaris
6 18 (33.96%) AIX
7 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (15.09%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (15.09%) CentOS
8 5 (9.43%) HPUX
9 3 (5.66%) SUSE
9 3 (5.66%) Debian
9 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Regression Testing
2 7 (13.21%) Scrum
2 7 (13.21%) TDD
2 7 (13.21%) BDD
3 6 (11.32%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (11.32%) Competitive Intelligence
3 6 (11.32%) Service Management
3 6 (11.32%) Change Management
4 4 (7.55%) Test Management
4 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (7.55%) Product Management
4 4 (7.55%) Bug Management
4 4 (7.55%) DevOps
5 3 (5.66%) Automation Testing
5 3 (5.66%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (5.66%) Network Design
6 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.77%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Python
2 18 (33.96%) Perl
3 10 (18.87%) Ruby
4 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.21%) Korn
5 7 (13.21%) C++
6 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
6 6 (11.32%) SQL
7 4 (7.55%) C
8 2 (3.77%) AWK
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) RHCE
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (11.32%) Degree
4 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.77%) IBM AIX Certification
5 2 (3.77%) CCNP
5 2 (3.77%) CCNA
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) XenServer
2 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (5.66%) Xen
3 2 (3.77%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.66%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (5.66%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) VMware
2 14 (26.42%) IBM
3 13 (24.53%) HP
4 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.87%) NetApp
6 9 (16.98%) Oracle
7 7 (13.21%) JBoss
7 7 (13.21%) Cisco
8 6 (11.32%) Sybase
9 3 (5.66%) Citrix
9 3 (5.66%) BMC
9 3 (5.66%) Remedy
10 2 (3.77%) Nokia
10 2 (3.77%) Veritas
10 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.77%) Dell
10 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.89%) Perforce
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