The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Vendors for the South Wales region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 67 76 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 29 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.54% 0.98% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 2.22% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 13
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £31,000 £26,300
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%
Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
551 495 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.21% 43.88% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 504 430 343
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
Wales

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 31 July 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 31 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 +8 20 £35,000 -33.33% 3
Newport +5 3 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Torfaen -4 1 £37,500 +15.38%
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Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (55.77%) VMware
4 28 (53.85%) Solaris
5 26 (50.00%) UNIX
6 21 (40.38%) Windows
7 20 (38.46%) AIX
8 18 (34.62%) ITIL
8 18 (34.62%) Apache
8 18 (34.62%) Python
8 18 (34.62%) HP
8 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (28.85%) SAN
9 15 (28.85%) Perl
10 14 (26.92%) LAMP
10 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
11 12 (23.08%) Clustering
12 11 (21.15%) Firewall
12 11 (21.15%) IBM
12 11 (21.15%) RHCE
12 11 (21.15%) Oracle
13 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
13 10 (19.23%) NetApp
14 9 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (17.31%) MySQL
15 8 (15.38%) HPUX
15 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (34.62%) Apache
2 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) nginx
3 3 (5.77%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) SAN
2 11 (21.15%) Firewall
3 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.46%) HTTP
5 4 (7.69%) LAN
5 4 (7.69%) WAN
5 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 3 (5.77%) DVB
7 2 (3.85%) SNMP
7 2 (3.85%) OSPF
7 2 (3.85%) BGP
7 2 (3.85%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.85%) IGRP
7 2 (3.85%) PPTP
7 2 (3.85%) DHCP
7 2 (3.85%) ADSL
7 2 (3.85%) ISDN
7 2 (3.85%) VPN
7 2 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.92%) OLTP
3 1 (1.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.54%) Back Office
2 3 (5.77%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (19.23%) Administrator
5 8 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (13.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Network Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.77%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) LAMP
2 7 (13.46%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) HACMP
3 4 (7.69%) DTV
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) STB
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (53.85%) Solaris
4 26 (50.00%) UNIX
5 21 (40.38%) Windows
6 20 (38.46%) AIX
7 8 (15.38%) HPUX
7 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (9.62%) CentOS
8 5 (9.62%) SUSE
9 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
9 3 (5.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) ITIL
2 6 (11.54%) Competitive Intelligence
2 6 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (11.54%) Service Management
2 6 (11.54%) Change Management
3 4 (7.69%) Scrum
3 4 (7.69%) TDD
3 4 (7.69%) BDD
3 4 (7.69%) DevOps
4 3 (5.77%) Automation Testing
4 3 (5.77%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (5.77%) Network Design
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.85%) Network Management
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.92%) Bug Management
6 1 (1.92%) Product Management
6 1 (1.92%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) Python
2 15 (28.85%) Perl
3 7 (13.46%) Ruby
4 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
4 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.69%) C++
5 4 (7.69%) Korn
6 2 (3.85%) AWK
7 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) RHCE
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) CCNP
4 2 (3.85%) CCNA
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) XenServer
2 3 (5.77%) Xen
2 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (5.77%) Nagios
3 2 (3.85%) Puppet
3 2 (3.85%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) VMware
2 18 (34.62%) HP
3 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.15%) IBM
4 11 (21.15%) Oracle
5 10 (19.23%) NetApp
6 7 (13.46%) JBoss
7 6 (11.54%) Sybase
7 6 (11.54%) BMC
7 6 (11.54%) Remedy
8 5 (9.62%) Cisco
9 4 (7.69%) Dell
9 4 (7.69%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.77%) Citrix
11 2 (3.85%) Nokia
11 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.92%) Perforce
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