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 West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 172 182 168
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 70 38 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 0.71% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 1.68% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 47
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £32,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,350 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Red Hat
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2866 2256 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.11% 42.35% 43.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2378 1901 2049
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Red Hat
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the South West region.

Red Hat Salary Trend in the South West

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in the South West

Red Hat
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Bristol +14 19 £32,500 - 7
Gloucestershire +1 19 £38,500 -6.09% 2
Wiltshire -6 15 £28,000 -24.83% 1
Devon -11 10 £29,500 -26.25%
Somerset -8 6 £42,000 -4.54% 2
Dorset -8 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 141 (97.24%) Linux
2 76 (52.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 60 (41.38%) Windows
4 50 (34.48%) VMware
4 50 (34.48%) CentOS
5 47 (32.41%) Java
5 47 (32.41%) Oracle
6 40 (27.59%) SQL
6 40 (27.59%) Apache
7 38 (26.21%) MySQL
8 37 (25.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (22.76%) Microsoft
10 31 (21.38%) Active Directory
10 31 (21.38%) Perl
11 30 (20.69%) Cisco
11 30 (20.69%) Shell Script
11 30 (20.69%) Security Cleared
11 30 (20.69%) Bash Shell
12 29 (20.00%) HTML
13 28 (19.31%) DV Cleared
14 27 (18.62%) HP
15 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (17.24%) Fedora
17 24 (16.55%) SAN
17 24 (16.55%) PHP
17 24 (16.55%) Open Source
18 23 (15.86%) UNIX
19 22 (15.17%) ITIL
19 22 (15.17%) JavaScript
20 21 (14.48%) C++

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 40 (27.59%) Apache
2 16 (11.03%) IIS
3 10 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 10 (6.90%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (4.14%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.45%) JBoss
6 5 (3.45%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.07%) Drupal
8 3 (2.07%) nginx
9 2 (1.38%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.69%) Confluence
10 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.69%) Node.js
10 1 (0.69%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (6.21%) Magento
1 9 (6.21%) Shopify
2 6 (4.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.34%) SaaS
2 14 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.38%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.55%) SAN
2 21 (14.48%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.34%) DNS
4 14 (9.66%) DHCP
5 12 (8.28%) Firewall
6 8 (5.52%) Internet
7 6 (4.14%) SNMP
7 6 (4.14%) LDAP
7 6 (4.14%) LAN
7 6 (4.14%) WAN
7 6 (4.14%) NAS
8 5 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (3.45%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.45%) SMTP
8 5 (3.45%) MPLS
9 4 (2.76%) Wireshark
9 4 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.76%) tcpdump
10 3 (2.07%) Multicast
10 3 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.21%) MySQL
2 21 (14.48%) SQL Server
3 17 (11.72%) Oracle Database
4 16 (11.03%) Relational Database
5 13 (8.97%) RDBMS
6 11 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (7.59%) Hazelcast
7 9 (6.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (4.83%) MongoDB
9 6 (4.14%) NoSQL
9 6 (4.14%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.76%) SQL Navigator
11 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.38%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.69%) Redis
12 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.83%) Subversion
2 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.76%) Hudson
3 4 (2.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.38%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.38%) Maven
4 2 (1.38%) Ant
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 12 (8.28%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.21%) Finance
3 8 (5.52%) Marketing
4 6 (4.14%) Electronics
4 6 (4.14%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.76%) Legal
6 3 (2.07%) Advertising
7 2 (1.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (18.62%) Administrator
2 26 (17.93%) Developer
3 24 (16.55%) Linux Engineer
4 18 (12.41%) Linux Administrator
5 17 (11.72%) Software Developer
5 17 (11.72%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 15 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 13 (8.97%) Applications Support
8 9 (6.21%) Consultant
9 7 (4.83%) Analyst
9 7 (4.83%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (4.14%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Architect
10 6 (4.14%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (3.45%) Lead Architect
11 5 (3.45%) Lead Technical Architect
11 5 (3.45%) Technical Architect
11 5 (3.45%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.00%) HTML
2 13 (8.97%) J2EE
2 13 (8.97%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (8.97%) Spring
2 13 (8.97%) jQuery
3 11 (7.59%) Web Services
4 10 (6.90%) RESTful
5 9 (6.21%) FreeMarker
5 9 (6.21%) Middleware
6 7 (4.83%) LAMP
7 6 (4.14%) CSS
8 4 (2.76%) Servlets
8 4 (2.76%) XML
8 4 (2.76%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (2.07%) Java EE
9 3 (2.07%) SOAP
10 2 (1.38%) XSLT
10 2 (1.38%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (0.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.55%) Open Source
2 18 (12.41%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.97%) Mathematics
4 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.21%) Clustering
4 9 (6.21%) PKI
5 8 (5.52%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.83%) Blackberry
7 6 (4.14%) DTV
8 5 (3.45%) Statistics
9 4 (2.76%) EqualLogic
9 4 (2.76%) Derivative
10 1 (0.69%) IVR
10 1 (0.69%) GIS
10 1 (0.69%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 141 (97.24%) Linux
2 76 (52.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 60 (41.38%) Windows
4 50 (34.48%) CentOS
5 25 (17.24%) Fedora
6 23 (15.86%) UNIX
7 20 (13.79%) Ubuntu
8 18 (12.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (11.03%) Solaris
10 14 (9.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (8.28%) Debian
12 10 (6.90%) HPUX
13 8 (5.52%) AIX
14 7 (4.83%) SUSE
15 5 (3.45%) Windows 7
15 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 4 (2.76%) Apple iOS
16 4 (2.76%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (2.76%) Android
16 4 (2.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.17%) ITIL
3 20 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 18 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (12.41%) Time Management
5 17 (11.72%) Scrum
6 15 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 15 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 12 (8.28%) Unit Testing
8 9 (6.21%) DevOps
9 8 (5.52%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.83%) Service Management
10 7 (4.83%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (4.83%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (4.83%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.83%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.41%) Java
2 40 (27.59%) SQL
3 31 (21.38%) Perl
4 30 (20.69%) Shell Script
4 30 (20.69%) Bash Shell
5 24 (16.55%) PHP
6 22 (15.17%) JavaScript
7 21 (14.48%) C++
7 21 (14.48%) Ruby
7 21 (14.48%) Python
8 17 (11.72%) C#
9 15 (10.34%) PHP5
10 12 (8.28%) VB
11 10 (6.90%) C
12 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.76%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.76%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.76%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.76%) Lua
14 2 (1.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 28 (19.31%) DV Cleared
3 21 (14.48%) Degree
4 11 (7.59%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.21%) MCSE
5 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (5.52%) MCP
7 4 (2.76%) RHCE
7 4 (2.76%) Sun Certification
7 4 (2.76%) SCSA
7 4 (2.76%) RHCA
7 4 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.76%) MCITP
8 3 (2.07%) MCTS
9 2 (1.38%) CCNA
9 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.38%) HND
10 1 (0.69%) MCSA
10 1 (0.69%) CCNP
10 1 (0.69%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.10%) SLA
2 13 (8.97%) QA
System Software
1 37 (25.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (21.38%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.90%) vSphere
4 9 (6.21%) qmail
4 9 (6.21%) Squid
5 7 (4.83%) NFS
6 6 (4.14%) VMware ESX
6 6 (4.14%) Firmware
7 5 (3.45%) Hyper-V
7 5 (3.45%) XenApp
8 4 (2.76%) Xen
8 4 (2.76%) Docker
9 3 (2.07%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.38%) Varnish
10 2 (1.38%) RHEV
10 2 (1.38%) KVM
11 1 (0.69%) vCloud
11 1 (0.69%) XenServer
11 1 (0.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 19 (13.10%) Puppet
2 16 (11.03%) NetBackup
3 12 (8.28%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (5.52%) Nagios
5 7 (4.83%) Vagrant
5 7 (4.83%) ZABBIX
6 5 (3.45%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.45%) OpenView
6 5 (3.45%) Unicenter
7 4 (2.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (2.07%) SCCM
9 2 (1.38%) Munin
9 2 (1.38%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.38%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.38%) Legato
9 2 (1.38%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.38%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.38%) Hyperic
9 2 (1.38%) Ansible
9 2 (1.38%) Icinga
Vendors
1 50 (34.48%) VMware
2 47 (32.41%) Oracle
3 33 (22.76%) Microsoft
4 30 (20.69%) Cisco
5 27 (18.62%) HP
6 18 (12.41%) IBM
7 16 (11.03%) Citrix
8 14 (9.66%) NetApp
8 14 (9.66%) Symantec
9 9 (6.21%) Saba
9 9 (6.21%) Zend
10 7 (4.83%) Veritas
11 6 (4.14%) SAP
12 5 (3.45%) BMC
12 5 (3.45%) Brocade
13 4 (2.76%) Sage
13 4 (2.76%) Remedy
13 4 (2.76%) Sun
14 3 (2.07%) Dell
14 3 (2.07%) CommVault
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