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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 144 168 132
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -36
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 98 57 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.64% 1.08% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 2.46% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 32 77
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
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
2600 2316 2480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.50% 43.69% 46.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 1953 2139
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 4 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 4 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 +14 31 £55,000 +31.73% 14
Wiltshire +16 24 £41,500 +18.57% 6
Gloucestershire -13 13 £52,500 +34.61% 3
Dorset -15 13 £42,500 -19.04%
Devon +7 8 £33,750 - 1
Somerset +3 7 £42,500 - 2
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 170 (94.97%) Linux
2 118 (65.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (43.58%) CentOS
4 68 (37.99%) Puppet
5 67 (37.43%) VMware
6 66 (36.87%) MySQL
7 65 (36.31%) Windows
7 65 (36.31%) Bash Shell
8 60 (33.52%) Apache
9 50 (27.93%) Perl
10 48 (26.82%) Shell Script
11 47 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 46 (25.70%) Oracle
13 44 (24.58%) PHP
14 43 (24.02%) Opscode Chef
14 43 (24.02%) DevOps
15 41 (22.91%) Java
16 38 (21.23%) SQL
17 35 (19.55%) Tomcat
18 34 (18.99%) Configuration Management
19 33 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
19 33 (18.44%) Firewall
19 33 (18.44%) Debian
19 33 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
19 33 (18.44%) Active Directory
19 33 (18.44%) Open Source
20 32 (17.88%) Python
21 31 (17.32%) Microsoft
21 31 (17.32%) Ubuntu
22 30 (16.76%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 60 (33.52%) Apache
2 35 (19.55%) Tomcat
3 14 (7.82%) nginx
3 14 (7.82%) IIS
4 7 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.91%) MediaWiki
4 7 (3.91%) Confluence
4 7 (3.91%) Apache Solr
5 6 (3.35%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.23%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.68%) JBoss
7 3 (1.68%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.12%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.56%) Drupal
9 1 (0.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.56%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.91%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (3.91%) SaaS
2 7 (3.91%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.35%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (18.44%) Firewall
2 25 (13.97%) DNS
2 25 (13.97%) SAN
3 23 (12.85%) DHCP
4 16 (8.94%) Internet
5 14 (7.82%) NAS
6 12 (6.70%) HTTP
6 12 (6.70%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.47%) tcpdump
7 8 (4.47%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (4.47%) Wireshark
7 8 (4.47%) VPN
7 8 (4.47%) WAN
7 8 (4.47%) LAN
8 7 (3.91%) EIGRP
8 7 (3.91%) OSPF
8 7 (3.91%) BGP
8 7 (3.91%) IPv6
8 7 (3.91%) LDAP
8 7 (3.91%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (36.87%) MySQL
2 26 (14.53%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (8.38%) SQL Server
4 12 (6.70%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.15%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.15%) Hadoop
6 10 (5.59%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.47%) CouchDB
8 7 (3.91%) MariaDB
9 6 (3.35%) Hazelcast
9 6 (3.35%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.23%) SQL Navigator
10 4 (2.23%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (12.29%) Jenkins
2 21 (11.73%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.38%) Subversion
4 13 (7.26%) Hudson
5 7 (3.91%) JIRA
5 7 (3.91%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.23%) Maven
6 4 (2.23%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.23%) Ant
7 2 (1.12%) Gradle
8 1 (0.56%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.56%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (7.82%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.70%) Finance
2 12 (6.70%) Advertising
3 9 (5.03%) Electronics
4 7 (3.91%) Banking
5 6 (3.35%) Marketing
6 5 (2.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (34.64%) Administrator
2 52 (29.05%) Systems Administrator
3 39 (21.79%) Linux Engineer
4 36 (20.11%) Linux Administrator
5 34 (18.99%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 23 (12.85%) Support Engineer
7 22 (12.29%) DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (5.59%) UNIX Engineer
10 9 (5.03%) IT Administrator
11 8 (4.47%) Server Administrator
11 8 (4.47%) Analyst
12 7 (3.91%) Architect
12 7 (3.91%) Lead Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.91%) Server Engineer
13 6 (3.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 6 (3.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 6 (3.35%) Data Analyst
13 6 (3.35%) Linux Support
13 6 (3.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.61%) LAMP
1 19 (10.61%) HTML
2 16 (8.94%) .NET
3 15 (8.38%) ActiveMQ
4 14 (7.82%) Web Services
5 7 (3.91%) jQuery
5 7 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (3.35%) J2EE
6 6 (3.35%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.35%) Middleware
7 5 (2.79%) XML
8 4 (2.23%) FreeMarker
8 4 (2.23%) CGI
8 4 (2.23%) JSP
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.12%) JPA
9 2 (1.12%) JAX-RS
9 2 (1.12%) JAX-WS
9 2 (1.12%) Java EE
9 2 (1.12%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.44%) Open Source
2 21 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.59%) Derivative
3 10 (5.59%) Clustering
3 10 (5.59%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.91%) Wiki
5 6 (3.35%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.79%) DTV
6 5 (2.79%) Statistics
7 4 (2.23%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.23%) PKI
8 2 (1.12%) Replication
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 170 (94.97%) Linux
2 118 (65.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (43.58%) CentOS
4 65 (36.31%) Windows
5 33 (18.44%) Debian
6 31 (17.32%) Ubuntu
7 29 (16.20%) Solaris
8 28 (15.64%) Fedora
9 24 (13.41%) UNIX
10 19 (10.61%) Oracle Linux
11 18 (10.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (9.50%) SUSE
13 15 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (6.70%) HPUX
15 8 (4.47%) Android
15 8 (4.47%) Apple iOS
15 8 (4.47%) Mac OS X
16 6 (3.35%) Windows 7
17 5 (2.79%) AIX
18 1 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.02%) DevOps
2 34 (18.99%) Configuration Management
3 33 (18.44%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.44%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (16.20%) ITIL
5 26 (14.53%) Time Management
6 18 (10.06%) E-Commerce
7 17 (9.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (8.38%) Project Management
9 13 (7.26%) Migration
9 13 (7.26%) Change Management
10 12 (6.70%) Service Delivery
11 11 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (5.59%) Scrum
12 10 (5.59%) PRINCE2
13 9 (5.03%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.47%) Mentoring
14 8 (4.47%) Kanban
14 8 (4.47%) Unit Testing
15 7 (3.91%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (36.31%) Bash Shell
2 50 (27.93%) Perl
3 48 (26.82%) Shell Script
4 44 (24.58%) PHP
5 41 (22.91%) Java
6 38 (21.23%) SQL
7 32 (17.88%) Python
8 30 (16.76%) Ruby
9 17 (9.50%) C++
9 17 (9.50%) JavaScript
10 10 (5.59%) C
10 10 (5.59%) C#
11 9 (5.03%) PowerShell
12 8 (4.47%) Objective-C
12 8 (4.47%) Lua
13 7 (3.91%) PHP5
14 6 (3.35%) Groovy
15 4 (2.23%) T-SQL
15 4 (2.23%) PL/SQL
16 3 (1.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (16.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (11.17%) SC Cleared
3 16 (8.94%) Sun Certification
4 15 (8.38%) SCSA
5 14 (7.82%) RHCA
6 11 (6.15%) Degree
7 10 (5.59%) DV Cleared
8 9 (5.03%) RHCSA
9 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (3.35%) RHCE
11 5 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (2.79%) CCNA
11 5 (2.79%) MCSE
12 4 (2.23%) VCP4
12 4 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.23%) MCSA
13 3 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.68%) MCP
14 2 (1.12%) VCAP
14 2 (1.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 47 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (18.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.91%) Samba
3 7 (3.91%) Varnish
3 7 (3.91%) VirtualBox
3 7 (3.91%) Postfix
3 7 (3.91%) XenServer
4 6 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.79%) NFS
6 4 (2.23%) vSphere
6 4 (2.23%) KVM
6 4 (2.23%) Docker
6 4 (2.23%) Firmware
7 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 68 (37.99%) Puppet
2 43 (24.02%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (12.29%) Nagios
4 17 (9.50%) NetBackup
5 15 (8.38%) ZABBIX
6 13 (7.26%) Zenoss
7 11 (6.15%) WSUS
8 7 (3.91%) Icinga
8 7 (3.91%) Ansible
8 7 (3.91%) HAProxy
8 7 (3.91%) Munin
9 6 (3.35%) Salt
10 5 (2.79%) OpenView
10 5 (2.79%) Unicenter
10 5 (2.79%) Tivoli
10 5 (2.79%) Hyperic
11 4 (2.23%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (2.23%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.23%) Graphite
11 4 (2.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 67 (37.43%) VMware
2 46 (25.70%) Oracle
3 31 (17.32%) Microsoft
4 29 (16.20%) Cisco
5 25 (13.97%) HP
6 21 (11.73%) Sun
6 21 (11.73%) Symantec
7 13 (7.26%) Citrix
8 10 (5.59%) IBM
9 7 (3.91%) Percona
10 6 (3.35%) Wind River
11 5 (2.79%) Dell
11 5 (2.79%) BMC
11 5 (2.79%) NetApp
11 5 (2.79%) SAP
12 4 (2.23%) Riverbed
12 4 (2.23%) Saba
12 4 (2.23%) Business Objects
12 4 (2.23%) McAfee
13 2 (1.12%) TIBCO
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, South West, United Kingdom
Evolving Systems
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus = pension + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago