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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 64 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 28 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.54% 1.20% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 5.19% 2.64% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 12
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £24,200 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £51,000 £39,650
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
540 493 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.91% 45.48% 44.42%
Number of salaries quoted 486 429 331
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,004
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 22 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 22 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 +12 22 £35,000 -33.33% 4
Newport +4 1 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Torfaen -4 1 £37,500 +15.38%
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Wales

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 49 (96.08%) Linux
2 36 (70.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (60.78%) Solaris
3 31 (60.78%) VMware
4 27 (52.94%) UNIX
5 22 (43.14%) AIX
6 21 (41.18%) HP
6 21 (41.18%) Windows
7 20 (39.22%) Apache
7 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (33.33%) ITIL
9 16 (31.37%) Python
9 16 (31.37%) SAN
9 16 (31.37%) LAMP
10 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 15 (29.41%) Perl
11 13 (25.49%) Oracle
11 13 (25.49%) RHCE
11 13 (25.49%) Clustering
12 11 (21.57%) Firewall
12 11 (21.57%) HPUX
12 11 (21.57%) MySQL
13 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
13 10 (19.61%) IBM
13 10 (19.61%) NetApp
14 9 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (15.69%) Tomcat
15 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (15.69%) Windows 2000 Server

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 20 (39.22%) Apache
2 8 (15.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.88%) nginx
3 3 (5.88%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) SAN
2 11 (21.57%) Firewall
3 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.80%) HTTP
5 4 (7.84%) LAN
5 4 (7.84%) WAN
5 4 (7.84%) iSCSI
5 4 (7.84%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.88%) DVB
7 2 (3.92%) VLAN
7 2 (3.92%) IPsec
7 2 (3.92%) SNMP
7 2 (3.92%) OSPF
7 2 (3.92%) BGP
7 2 (3.92%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.92%) IGRP
7 2 (3.92%) PPTP
7 2 (3.92%) DHCP
7 2 (3.92%) ADSL
7 2 (3.92%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) MySQL
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.96%) OLTP
3 1 (1.96%) OLAP
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) Fiddler
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.73%) Back Office
2 2 (3.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (25.49%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (19.61%) Administrator
5 8 (15.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (15.69%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (13.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 3 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) LAMP
2 7 (13.73%) XML
3 3 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Clustering
2 7 (13.73%) HACMP
3 4 (7.84%) DTV
4 3 (5.88%) STB
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (96.08%) Linux
2 36 (70.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (60.78%) Solaris
4 27 (52.94%) UNIX
5 22 (43.14%) AIX
6 21 (41.18%) Windows
7 11 (21.57%) HPUX
8 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (15.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (11.76%) SUSE
10 5 (9.80%) CentOS
11 3 (5.88%) Debian
12 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) Service Management
2 6 (11.76%) Change Management
2 6 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (11.76%) Competitive Intelligence
3 4 (7.84%) DevOps
4 3 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (5.88%) Network Design
5 2 (3.92%) TDD
5 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.92%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.92%) Scrum
5 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.92%) Network Management
5 2 (3.92%) BDD
6 1 (1.96%) Bug Management
6 1 (1.96%) Automation Testing
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.96%) Product Management
6 1 (1.96%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) Python
2 15 (29.41%) Perl
3 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Ruby
5 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.92%) Korn
6 2 (3.92%) AWK
6 2 (3.92%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) RHCE
2 9 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.92%) CCNP
5 2 (3.92%) CCNA
5 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) XenServer
2 3 (5.88%) Xen
2 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (7.84%) Puppet
2 4 (7.84%) Cobbler
3 3 (5.88%) Nagios
4 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) VMware
2 21 (41.18%) HP
3 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.49%) Oracle
5 10 (19.61%) IBM
5 10 (19.61%) NetApp
6 7 (13.73%) JBoss
6 7 (13.73%) Remedy
6 7 (13.73%) BMC
7 6 (11.76%) Dell
7 6 (11.76%) Sybase
7 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.80%) Cisco
9 3 (5.88%) Citrix
10 2 (3.92%) Nokia
10 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.96%) Perforce
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