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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 60 67 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 32 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.65% 2.10% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 4.09% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 13
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
589 513 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.84% 51.20% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 480 428 435
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 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 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
Caerphilly +6 11 £45,000 -
Torfaen -8 11 £48,500 +73.21%
Cardiff -3 6 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Bridgend +1 2 £27,500 -
Red Hat
Wales

Red Hat
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 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 (86.00%) Linux
2 30 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (50.00%) Apache
4 21 (42.00%) TCP/IP
4 21 (42.00%) VMware
5 20 (40.00%) Perl
6 19 (38.00%) MySQL
6 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (38.00%) CentOS
7 18 (36.00%) Bash Shell
8 17 (34.00%) UNIX
9 16 (32.00%) Windows
9 16 (32.00%) Java
10 15 (30.00%) Solaris
11 14 (28.00%) RHCE
12 13 (26.00%) HP
12 13 (26.00%) Python
13 12 (24.00%) ITIL
13 12 (24.00%) Clustering
13 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (22.00%) BDD
14 11 (22.00%) Korn
14 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
14 11 (22.00%) Scrum
14 11 (22.00%) TDD
14 11 (22.00%) Veritas
14 11 (22.00%) Oracle
15 10 (20.00%) JUnit
15 10 (20.00%) Client/Server

Red Hat
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 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 25 (50.00%) Apache
2 10 (20.00%) Confluence
3 5 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.00%) IIS
4 3 (6.00%) JBoss
5 2 (4.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.00%) SAN
2 8 (16.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) DVB
3 7 (14.00%) Internet
4 5 (10.00%) HTTP
5 3 (6.00%) Kerberos
5 3 (6.00%) VPN
5 3 (6.00%) DNS
5 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (6.00%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.00%) LAN
6 2 (4.00%) WAN
6 2 (4.00%) VLAN
7 1 (2.00%) PPTP
7 1 (2.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.00%) IPsec
7 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) MySQL
2 7 (14.00%) Big Data
3 6 (12.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) SQLPlus
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (20.00%) JUnit
2 10 (20.00%) JIRA
3 9 (18.00%) TestLink
4 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.00%) Xcode
6 2 (4.00%) Ant
7 1 (2.00%) Selenium
7 1 (2.00%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (14.00%) Advertising
1 7 (14.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Support Specialist
1 7 (14.00%) Test Engineer
1 7 (14.00%) UNIX Specialist
1 7 (14.00%) UNIX Support
2 5 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Administrator
2 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) IT Operations Manager
3 4 (8.00%) Development Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Operations Manager
3 4 (8.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (6.00%) Linux Support
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) LAMP
2 5 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (6.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) COM
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Clustering
2 10 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 10 (20.00%) User Experience
3 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.00%) Statistics
4 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 30 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (38.00%) CentOS
4 17 (34.00%) UNIX
5 16 (32.00%) Windows
6 15 (30.00%) Solaris
7 9 (18.00%) AIX
8 5 (10.00%) HPUX
9 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
9 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (2.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.00%) BDD
4 9 (18.00%) Product Management
4 9 (18.00%) Test Management
5 7 (14.00%) Mobile Marketing
5 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Bug Management
6 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (10.00%) Line Management
7 5 (10.00%) Change Management
7 5 (10.00%) Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Operations Management
8 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.00%) Resilience Testing
9 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) Perl
2 18 (36.00%) Bash Shell
3 16 (32.00%) Java
4 13 (26.00%) Python
5 11 (22.00%) Korn
6 8 (16.00%) Objective-C
7 6 (12.00%) SQL
8 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (8.00%) PHP
9 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (4.00%) Ruby
10 2 (4.00%) C++
11 1 (2.00%) C
11 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.00%) VBScript
11 1 (2.00%) AWK
11 1 (2.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) RHCE
2 8 (16.00%) SAP Certification
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) CCNA
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ISEB
5 1 (2.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) ISO 9001
1 8 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Firmware
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Server
3 3 (6.00%) vSphere
3 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.00%) Squid
3 3 (6.00%) Xen
4 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) NFS
4 1 (2.00%) Samba
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Puppet
2 7 (14.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (10.00%) Ansible
4 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.00%) Nagios
4 3 (6.00%) Zenoss
5 1 (2.00%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (42.00%) VMware
2 13 (26.00%) HP
3 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.00%) Veritas
4 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.00%) SAP
5 8 (16.00%) Cisco
5 8 (16.00%) Dell
5 8 (16.00%) Perforce
6 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.00%) 3PAR
6 4 (8.00%) IBM
6 4 (8.00%) NetApp
7 3 (6.00%) EMC
8 2 (4.00%) Remedy
9 1 (2.00%) Teradata
9 1 (2.00%) Brocade
9 1 (2.00%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.00%) Avaya
9 1 (2.00%) BMC