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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 146 160 122
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -38
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 95 58 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.59% 1.10% 2.00%
As % of the Vendors category 3.60% 2.56% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73 39 92
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2636 2268 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.99% 42.95% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 1931 2090
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Bristol +17 37 £50,000 +29.87% 23
Dorset -11 16 £37,500 - 2
Wiltshire +4 14 £38,000 +2.01% 1
Gloucestershire -11 13 £55,000 +41.02% 11
Somerset +6 8 £41,250 -
Devon - 5 £38,000 - 6
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 177 (96.20%) Linux
2 122 (66.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 84 (45.65%) CentOS
4 77 (41.85%) Puppet
5 73 (39.67%) VMware
6 71 (38.59%) Windows
7 69 (37.50%) Bash Shell
8 67 (36.41%) MySQL
9 65 (35.33%) Apache
10 57 (30.98%) Perl
11 52 (28.26%) Shell Script
12 50 (27.17%) DevOps
13 49 (26.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 48 (26.09%) PHP
15 47 (25.54%) Oracle
16 45 (24.46%) Opscode Chef
17 40 (21.74%) Python
18 39 (21.20%) Java
18 39 (21.20%) Cisco
19 37 (20.11%) Active Directory
20 35 (19.02%) Configuration Management
20 35 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
20 35 (19.02%) Ubuntu
21 34 (18.48%) Firewall
21 34 (18.48%) ITIL
21 34 (18.48%) Tomcat
21 34 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
22 33 (17.93%) Debian
23 32 (17.39%) Ruby
23 32 (17.39%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 65 (35.33%) Apache
2 34 (18.48%) Tomcat
3 15 (8.15%) IIS
4 14 (7.61%) nginx
5 9 (4.89%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.80%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.80%) Confluence
6 7 (3.80%) MediaWiki
6 7 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.63%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.63%) JBoss
9 3 (1.63%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.09%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.54%) Lync
11 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.54%) Node.js
11 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.54%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.26%) SaaS
4 6 (3.26%) PaaS
5 4 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (2.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 34 (18.48%) Firewall
2 22 (11.96%) DNS
3 21 (11.41%) SAN
4 19 (10.33%) DHCP
5 16 (8.70%) Internet
6 14 (7.61%) TCP/IP
7 11 (5.98%) HTTP
7 11 (5.98%) NAS
8 10 (5.43%) VPN
9 9 (4.89%) OSPF
9 9 (4.89%) BGP
10 8 (4.35%) LAN
10 8 (4.35%) WAN
10 8 (4.35%) tcpdump
10 8 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (4.35%) VLAN
10 8 (4.35%) Wireshark
11 7 (3.80%) IPsec
11 7 (3.80%) Network Security
11 7 (3.80%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (36.41%) MySQL
2 24 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (9.78%) SQL Server
4 15 (8.15%) Oracle Database
5 13 (7.07%) Hadoop
6 9 (4.89%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.89%) NoSQL
7 8 (4.35%) CouchDB
7 8 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.80%) MariaDB
9 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.17%) Hazelcast
11 4 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.09%) SQL Navigator
12 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (14.13%) Git (software)
2 25 (13.59%) Jenkins
3 18 (9.78%) Subversion
4 14 (7.61%) Hudson
5 7 (3.80%) Mercurial
5 7 (3.80%) JIRA
6 6 (3.26%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.17%) Maven
8 3 (1.63%) Ant
9 2 (1.09%) Gradle
9 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.54%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.54%) IntelliJ
General
1 17 (9.24%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.07%) Finance
3 12 (6.52%) Electronics
3 12 (6.52%) Advertising
4 9 (4.89%) Marketing
5 7 (3.80%) Banking
6 6 (3.26%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.63%) Back Office
7 3 (1.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (35.87%) Administrator
2 59 (32.07%) Systems Administrator
3 41 (22.28%) Linux Engineer
4 38 (20.65%) Linux Administrator
5 37 (20.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 26 (14.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (9.24%) Support Engineer
8 15 (8.15%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (7.07%) UNIX Engineer
10 9 (4.89%) IT Administrator
10 9 (4.89%) Architect
11 8 (4.35%) Analyst
11 8 (4.35%) Server Administrator
11 8 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 7 (3.80%) Lead Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.80%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (3.80%) Server Engineer
13 6 (3.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 6 (3.26%) Operations Manager
13 6 (3.26%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.96%) LAMP
2 19 (10.33%) .NET
3 15 (8.15%) Web Services
4 14 (7.61%) HTML
5 13 (7.07%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (4.89%) Middleware
7 8 (4.35%) jQuery
8 7 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (3.26%) CGI
9 6 (3.26%) J2EE
9 6 (3.26%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.17%) XML
10 4 (2.17%) JSP
11 2 (1.09%) Servlets
11 2 (1.09%) EJB
11 2 (1.09%) CSS
11 2 (1.09%) FreeMarker
11 2 (1.09%) Spring
11 2 (1.09%) JSF
11 2 (1.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.22%) Open Source
2 20 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.07%) Clustering
3 13 (7.07%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.43%) Derivative
5 7 (3.80%) Wiki
6 6 (3.26%) DTV
7 5 (2.72%) Statistics
7 5 (2.72%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.63%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.09%) Replication
9 2 (1.09%) PKI
9 2 (1.09%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 177 (96.20%) Linux
2 122 (66.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 84 (45.65%) CentOS
4 71 (38.59%) Windows
5 35 (19.02%) Ubuntu
6 33 (17.93%) Debian
7 32 (17.39%) Solaris
8 27 (14.67%) UNIX
9 25 (13.59%) Fedora
10 21 (11.41%) Oracle Linux
11 20 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (10.33%) SUSE
13 16 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (7.61%) HPUX
15 8 (4.35%) Mac OS X
15 8 (4.35%) Android
15 8 (4.35%) Apple iOS
16 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (1.63%) Windows 7
18 2 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.17%) DevOps
2 35 (19.02%) Configuration Management
2 35 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (18.48%) ITIL
4 26 (14.13%) E-Commerce
5 23 (12.50%) Time Management
6 18 (9.78%) Project Management
7 17 (9.24%) Change Management
8 14 (7.61%) Migration
9 11 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.98%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (5.43%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.43%) PRINCE2
11 9 (4.89%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.35%) Release Management
12 8 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (4.35%) Scrum
12 8 (4.35%) CRM
13 7 (3.80%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 57 (30.98%) Perl
3 52 (28.26%) Shell Script
4 48 (26.09%) PHP
5 40 (21.74%) Python
6 39 (21.20%) Java
7 32 (17.39%) SQL
7 32 (17.39%) Ruby
8 15 (8.15%) C++
8 15 (8.15%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.89%) C
10 8 (4.35%) C#
10 8 (4.35%) Objective-C
10 8 (4.35%) Lua
10 8 (4.35%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.26%) PHP5
12 4 (2.17%) Groovy
13 3 (1.63%) Korn
14 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (14.13%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.78%) Degree
4 17 (9.24%) Sun Certification
5 16 (8.70%) SCSA
6 14 (7.61%) RHCA
7 10 (5.43%) RHCSA
8 5 (2.72%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.72%) RHCE
9 4 (2.17%) CCNA
9 4 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.63%) MCSE
10 3 (1.63%) MCSA
10 3 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.09%) MCITP
12 1 (0.54%) MCP
12 1 (0.54%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (26.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (20.11%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.89%) Postfix
4 8 (4.35%) VirtualBox
5 7 (3.80%) iptables
5 7 (3.80%) XenServer
5 7 (3.80%) Varnish
5 7 (3.80%) Samba
6 6 (3.26%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.26%) vSphere
6 6 (3.26%) NFS
6 6 (3.26%) KVM
7 5 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.17%) Docker
8 4 (2.17%) Firmware
9 3 (1.63%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.63%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.09%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.54%) XenApp
11 1 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 77 (41.85%) Puppet
2 45 (24.46%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (14.67%) Nagios
4 15 (8.15%) ZABBIX
4 15 (8.15%) Zenoss
5 14 (7.61%) NetBackup
6 11 (5.98%) WSUS
7 9 (4.89%) Icinga
8 8 (4.35%) Graphite
9 7 (3.80%) Ansible
9 7 (3.80%) HAProxy
9 7 (3.80%) Munin
10 6 (3.26%) Salt
11 4 (2.17%) Hyperic
11 4 (2.17%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (2.17%) Tivoli
11 4 (2.17%) Netcool
12 3 (1.63%) Opsview
13 2 (1.09%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 73 (39.67%) VMware
2 47 (25.54%) Oracle
3 39 (21.20%) Cisco
4 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 23 (12.50%) HP
6 22 (11.96%) Sun
7 18 (9.78%) Symantec
8 16 (8.70%) Citrix
9 7 (3.80%) Dell
9 7 (3.80%) TIBCO
9 7 (3.80%) Percona
10 6 (3.26%) Wind River
10 6 (3.26%) SAP
10 6 (3.26%) IBM
11 5 (2.72%) Avaya
11 5 (2.72%) NetApp
12 4 (2.17%) McAfee
12 4 (2.17%) Business Objects
12 4 (2.17%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.09%) Saba
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