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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 69 79 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 23 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.13% 1.04% 3.73%
As % of the Vendors category 4.74% 2.55% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 22
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,050 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +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
485 471 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 44.82% 40.74% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 443 419 410
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 12 £35,000 -0.70% 1
Torfaen -6 4 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Newport - 3 £34,000 -
Red Hat
Wales

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 36 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (50.00%) VMware
4 23 (44.23%) UNIX
4 23 (44.23%) Solaris
5 22 (42.31%) Windows
5 22 (42.31%) ITIL
6 19 (36.54%) Python
7 18 (34.62%) Apache
8 17 (32.69%) AIX
8 17 (32.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (30.77%) Perl
10 15 (28.85%) SAN
11 14 (26.92%) RHCE
11 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
12 13 (25.00%) IBM
13 12 (23.08%) HP
13 12 (23.08%) Firewall
13 12 (23.08%) LAMP
14 10 (19.23%) Clustering
14 10 (19.23%) Ruby
14 10 (19.23%) NetApp
14 10 (19.23%) HTTP
15 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
15 9 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
16 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (15.38%) CentOS
16 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.69%) Confluence
3 3 (5.77%) nginx
3 3 (5.77%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) SAN
2 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 12 (23.08%) Firewall
4 10 (19.23%) HTTP
5 4 (7.69%) Wireshark
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%) Internet
7 2 (3.85%) IPsec
7 2 (3.85%) VLAN
7 2 (3.85%) BGP
7 2 (3.85%) DVB
7 2 (3.85%) EIGRP
7 2 (3.85%) IGRP
7 2 (3.85%) PPTP
7 2 (3.85%) OSPF
7 2 (3.85%) DHCP
7 2 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) OLTP
3 1 (1.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) JIRA
1 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.69%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (5.77%) Multimedia
1 3 (5.77%) Back Office
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Systems Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (15.38%) Administrator
5 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Test Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) AIX Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Linux Support
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) LAMP
2 5 (9.62%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) DTV
2 6 (11.54%) HACMP
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) STB
5 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (44.23%) UNIX
3 23 (44.23%) Solaris
4 22 (42.31%) Windows
5 17 (32.69%) AIX
6 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (15.38%) CentOS
6 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.62%) HPUX
8 3 (5.77%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.77%) SUSE
8 3 (5.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) ITIL
2 7 (13.46%) Regression Testing
2 7 (13.46%) Scrum
2 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.46%) TDD
2 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
2 7 (13.46%) BDD
3 6 (11.54%) Line Management
3 6 (11.54%) Competitive Intelligence
3 6 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (11.54%) Service Management
3 6 (11.54%) Change Management
4 4 (7.69%) DevOps
4 4 (7.69%) Bug Management
4 4 (7.69%) Product Management
4 4 (7.69%) Test Management
4 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.77%) Automation Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (5.77%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) Python
2 16 (30.77%) Perl
3 10 (19.23%) Ruby
4 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.46%) C++
5 7 (13.46%) Korn
6 4 (7.69%) C
6 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) RHCE
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (11.54%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) IBM AIX Certification
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.85%) CCNP
5 2 (3.85%) CCNA
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) XenServer
2 3 (5.77%) PowerHA
2 3 (5.77%) Xen
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.77%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (3.85%) Nagios
4 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) VMware
2 13 (25.00%) IBM
3 12 (23.08%) HP
4 10 (19.23%) NetApp
5 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
6 7 (13.46%) JBoss
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle
6 7 (13.46%) Cisco
7 4 (7.69%) Sybase
8 3 (5.77%) Veritas
8 3 (5.77%) Remedy
8 3 (5.77%) Citrix
8 3 (5.77%) BMC
9 2 (3.85%) Dell
9 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.85%) Nokia
9 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.92%) Perforce
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