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 West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 30 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 West 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 148 154 150
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 77 56 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.25% 1.07% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.95% 2.38% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 46
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,375
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2609 2349 2477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.42% 45.03% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2078 1962 2129
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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England

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 30 July 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 30 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
Gloucestershire +14 33 £38,500 -6.09% 10
Bristol +7 31 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Somerset -16 5 £37,500 - 1
Devon -11 4 - -
Wiltshire -14 4 £32,500 +15.74% 5
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England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 143 (96.62%) Linux
2 72 (48.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 66 (44.59%) Java
4 57 (38.51%) Windows
5 55 (37.16%) CentOS
6 53 (35.81%) VMware
7 48 (32.43%) SQL
7 48 (32.43%) Security Cleared
8 46 (31.08%) Oracle
9 44 (29.73%) MySQL
9 44 (29.73%) Apache
10 41 (27.70%) DV Cleared
11 35 (23.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 35 (23.65%) HTML
11 35 (23.65%) UNIX
12 34 (22.97%) Cisco
13 33 (22.30%) Perl
14 31 (20.95%) Degree
15 30 (20.27%) SAN
16 29 (19.59%) JavaScript
16 29 (19.59%) ITIL
17 27 (18.24%) Solaris
17 27 (18.24%) PHP
18 26 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (16.89%) HP
20 24 (16.22%) NetApp
20 24 (16.22%) Shell Script
20 24 (16.22%) C++
20 24 (16.22%) Fedora
21 23 (15.54%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (29.73%) Apache
2 14 (9.46%) IIS
3 13 (8.78%) MS Exchange
4 12 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.76%) WebLogic
6 7 (4.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (4.05%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.35%) nginx
10 2 (1.35%) Zimbra
10 2 (1.35%) Drupal
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.68%) Node.js
11 1 (0.68%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (6.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Shopify
1 15 (10.14%) Magento
2 6 (4.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.86%) SaaS
2 18 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.35%) Office 365
6 1 (0.68%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.27%) SAN
2 19 (12.84%) TCP/IP
3 15 (10.14%) DHCP
4 11 (7.43%) DNS
5 10 (6.76%) Firewall
6 8 (5.41%) LDAP
6 8 (5.41%) VPN
6 8 (5.41%) SNMP
7 7 (4.73%) SMTP
8 6 (4.05%) LAN
8 6 (4.05%) WAN
9 3 (2.03%) VLAN
9 3 (2.03%) Internet
9 3 (2.03%) IPv6
9 3 (2.03%) Multicast
9 3 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.03%) NAS
10 2 (1.35%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.35%) Network Security
10 2 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.73%) MySQL
2 20 (13.51%) Oracle Database
3 19 (12.84%) SQL Server
4 18 (12.16%) Relational Database
5 16 (10.81%) RDBMS
5 16 (10.81%) Hazelcast
6 15 (10.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.35%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.68%) TimesTen
9 1 (0.68%) Redis
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.68%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (4.05%) Subversion
2 3 (2.03%) LabVIEW
2 3 (2.03%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.35%) Hudson
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 15 (10.14%) Telecoms
1 15 (10.14%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Marketing
3 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.05%) Electronics
4 4 (2.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.03%) Advertising
5 3 (2.03%) Back Office
6 2 (1.35%) Games
6 2 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (23.65%) Developer
1 35 (23.65%) Linux Engineer
2 24 (16.22%) Software Developer
3 21 (14.19%) Applications Support
4 13 (8.78%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (8.78%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 11 (7.43%) Administrator
7 10 (6.76%) Wintel Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Consultant
8 9 (6.08%) Analyst
9 8 (5.41%) UNIX Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (4.05%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.05%) Support Engineer
12 4 (2.70%) IT Support
12 4 (2.70%) Applications Specialist
12 4 (2.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.65%) HTML
2 21 (14.19%) Spring
3 20 (13.51%) jQuery
4 17 (11.49%) Web Services
5 16 (10.81%) ActiveMQ
6 15 (10.14%) RESTful
6 15 (10.14%) J2EE
7 14 (9.46%) FreeMarker
7 14 (9.46%) Middleware
8 8 (5.41%) CSS
8 8 (5.41%) LAMP
9 5 (3.38%) Servlets
10 4 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (2.70%) XML
11 3 (2.03%) Java EE
11 3 (2.03%) XSLT
12 2 (1.35%) SOAP
12 2 (1.35%) .NET
12 2 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
13 1 (0.68%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.54%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.46%) PKI
2 14 (9.46%) Clustering
3 8 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.73%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.73%) Open Source
5 6 (4.05%) DTV
6 4 (2.70%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.03%) GIS
8 2 (1.35%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.68%) IVR
9 1 (0.68%) Statistics
9 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 143 (96.62%) Linux
2 72 (48.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (38.51%) Windows
4 55 (37.16%) CentOS
5 35 (23.65%) UNIX
6 27 (18.24%) Solaris
7 24 (16.22%) Fedora
8 22 (14.86%) Ubuntu
9 19 (12.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (12.16%) HPUX
11 16 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (8.78%) Debian
13 8 (5.41%) SUSE
14 6 (4.05%) AIX
15 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (2.03%) Windows Vista
16 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
16 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.59%) ITIL
2 26 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.19%) Scrum
4 17 (11.49%) Unit Testing
5 16 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 13 (8.78%) Configuration Management
7 11 (7.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (6.76%) Software Architecture
8 10 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (6.76%) Web Development
9 8 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (4.05%) DevOps
10 6 (4.05%) Service Management
10 6 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.05%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.05%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (4.05%) Programme Management
11 5 (3.38%) TDD
11 5 (3.38%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 66 (44.59%) Java
2 48 (32.43%) SQL
3 33 (22.30%) Perl
4 29 (19.59%) JavaScript
5 27 (18.24%) PHP
6 24 (16.22%) Shell Script
6 24 (16.22%) C++
7 23 (15.54%) C#
8 21 (14.19%) PHP5
8 21 (14.19%) Python
9 19 (12.84%) Bash Shell
10 16 (10.81%) Ruby
11 12 (8.11%) VB
12 10 (6.76%) C
13 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.68%) AWK
14 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.68%) sed
14 1 (0.68%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 48 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 41 (27.70%) DV Cleared
3 31 (20.95%) Degree
4 17 (11.49%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.70%) MCP
5 4 (2.70%) MCSE
5 4 (2.70%) MCITP
6 3 (2.03%) SCSA
6 3 (2.03%) RHCA
6 3 (2.03%) MCTS
6 3 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.03%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.35%) CCNP
7 2 (1.35%) CCNA
7 2 (1.35%) RHCE
7 2 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.35%) HND
8 1 (0.68%) MBA
8 1 (0.68%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) QA
2 11 (7.43%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (23.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (15.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (10.14%) vSphere
4 10 (6.76%) VMware ESX
4 10 (6.76%) Squid
5 9 (6.08%) qmail
6 8 (5.41%) NFS
7 6 (4.05%) KVM
7 6 (4.05%) RHEV
8 5 (3.38%) XenApp
9 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
10 3 (2.03%) Samba
10 3 (2.03%) Xen
10 3 (2.03%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (2.03%) Postfix
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.68%) vCloud
11 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (10.81%) NetBackup
2 10 (6.76%) Nagios
3 9 (6.08%) Backup Exec
3 9 (6.08%) Puppet
4 6 (4.05%) Legato
4 6 (4.05%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (3.38%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.68%) SCCM
6 1 (0.68%) SCOM
6 1 (0.68%) WSUS
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.68%) Netcool
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.68%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.68%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.68%) logstash
6 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 53 (35.81%) VMware
2 46 (31.08%) Oracle
3 34 (22.97%) Cisco
4 25 (16.89%) HP
5 24 (16.22%) NetApp
6 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
7 20 (13.51%) Citrix
8 15 (10.14%) Zend
9 14 (9.46%) Saba
10 13 (8.78%) Veritas
11 12 (8.11%) JBoss
12 10 (6.76%) Symantec
12 10 (6.76%) IBM
12 10 (6.76%) Brocade
13 9 (6.08%) SAP
14 7 (4.73%) CommVault
15 6 (4.05%) EMC
15 6 (4.05%) Remedy
16 5 (3.38%) Dell
17 4 (2.70%) Sage
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago