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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 151 159 149
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 75 56 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.23% 1.07% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.87% 2.38% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 45
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £27,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2612 2350 2464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.77% 44.86% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2076 1977 2121
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 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Red Hat
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 25 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 25 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 +19 33 £38,500 -6.09% 5
Bristol +10 31 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Somerset -22 5 £37,500 - 1
Devon -6 4 - -
Wiltshire -11 2 £34,750 +23.75% 3
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England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 74 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 63 (42.57%) Java
4 55 (37.16%) Windows
5 54 (36.49%) CentOS
6 51 (34.46%) VMware
7 48 (32.43%) Security Cleared
8 47 (31.76%) SQL
8 47 (31.76%) Oracle
9 44 (29.73%) MySQL
10 43 (29.05%) Apache
11 40 (27.03%) DV Cleared
12 36 (24.32%) UNIX
13 34 (22.97%) HTML
13 34 (22.97%) Cisco
14 33 (22.30%) SAN
14 33 (22.30%) Perl
14 33 (22.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 31 (20.95%) Solaris
16 30 (20.27%) Degree
17 28 (18.92%) ITIL
17 28 (18.92%) JavaScript
17 28 (18.92%) HP
18 27 (18.24%) NetApp
18 27 (18.24%) PHP
19 25 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (16.22%) Fedora
20 24 (16.22%) Shell Script
21 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
21 23 (15.54%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 43 (29.05%) Apache
2 14 (9.46%) IIS
3 13 (8.78%) MS Exchange
4 11 (7.43%) Tomcat
5 10 (6.76%) WebLogic
6 7 (4.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (3.38%) WebSphere
8 4 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.35%) Drupal
10 2 (1.35%) nginx
10 2 (1.35%) Zimbra
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.68%) Confluence
11 1 (0.68%) Node.js
11 1 (0.68%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (6.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (10.14%) Magento
1 15 (10.14%) Shopify
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 33 (22.30%) SAN
2 18 (12.16%) TCP/IP
3 16 (10.81%) DHCP
4 12 (8.11%) 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%) Internet
9 3 (2.03%) VLAN
9 3 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (2.03%) NAS
9 3 (2.03%) IPv6
9 3 (2.03%) Multicast
10 2 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.35%) Network Security
10 2 (1.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.73%) MySQL
2 20 (13.51%) Oracle Database
3 18 (12.16%) Relational Database
3 18 (12.16%) SQL Server
4 16 (10.81%) RDBMS
4 16 (10.81%) Hazelcast
5 15 (10.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.35%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.68%) TimesTen
8 1 (0.68%) Redis
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Subversion
2 3 (2.03%) LabVIEW
2 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.03%) Jenkins
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%) Electronics
3 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.03%) Back Office
5 3 (2.03%) Advertising
6 2 (1.35%) Games
6 2 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (25.68%) Linux Engineer
2 34 (22.97%) Developer
3 23 (15.54%) Software Developer
4 21 (14.19%) Applications Support
5 13 (8.78%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (8.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (8.11%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (6.76%) Wintel Engineer
7 10 (6.76%) Administrator
8 9 (6.08%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.08%) UNIX Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (4.05%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.38%) Support Analyst
13 4 (2.70%) Support Specialist
13 4 (2.70%) Architect
13 4 (2.70%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (22.97%) 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
7 14 (9.46%) FreeMarker
7 14 (9.46%) Middleware
7 14 (9.46%) J2EE
8 8 (5.41%) CSS
8 8 (5.41%) LAMP
9 5 (3.38%) Servlets
10 4 (2.70%) XML
10 4 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
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%) Java EE
13 1 (0.68%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.54%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.14%) Clustering
3 14 (9.46%) PKI
4 7 (4.73%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.73%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.73%) Open Source
5 6 (4.05%) DTV
6 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.70%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.35%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.35%) GIS
8 1 (0.68%) IVR
8 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 143 (96.62%) Linux
2 74 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 55 (37.16%) Windows
4 54 (36.49%) CentOS
5 36 (24.32%) UNIX
6 31 (20.95%) Solaris
7 24 (16.22%) Fedora
8 22 (14.86%) Ubuntu
9 21 (14.19%) HPUX
10 18 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (8.78%) Debian
13 12 (8.11%) SUSE
14 6 (4.05%) AIX
15 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (2.03%) Windows XP
16 3 (2.03%) Windows Vista
16 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.92%) ITIL
2 25 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.19%) Scrum
4 17 (11.49%) Unit Testing
5 15 (10.14%) Software Engineering
6 13 (8.78%) Configuration Management
7 12 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (6.76%) Software Architecture
8 10 (6.76%) Web Development
9 9 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.08%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (4.05%) DevOps
10 6 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (4.05%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (4.05%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.05%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.38%) Service Management
11 5 (3.38%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (42.57%) Java
2 47 (31.76%) SQL
3 33 (22.30%) Perl
4 28 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 27 (18.24%) PHP
6 24 (16.22%) Shell Script
7 23 (15.54%) C++
8 22 (14.86%) C#
9 21 (14.19%) Python
9 21 (14.19%) PHP5
10 19 (12.84%) Bash Shell
11 15 (10.14%) Ruby
12 11 (7.43%) VB
13 10 (6.76%) C
14 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.68%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.68%) Groovy
15 1 (0.68%) AWK
15 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.68%) sed
Qualifications
1 48 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 40 (27.03%) DV Cleared
3 30 (20.27%) Degree
4 18 (12.16%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.73%) Sun Certification
5 7 (4.73%) SCSA
5 7 (4.73%) RHCA
6 3 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.03%) MCTS
6 3 (2.03%) MCITP
6 3 (2.03%) MCSE
6 3 (2.03%) MCP
6 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.35%) HND
7 2 (1.35%) CCNP
7 2 (1.35%) CCNA
7 2 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.68%) RHCE
8 1 (0.68%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.81%) QA
2 14 (9.46%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (22.30%) 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 3 (2.03%) Postfix
9 3 (2.03%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.03%) Xen
9 3 (2.03%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.03%) Samba
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.68%) Varnish
10 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (13.51%) NetBackup
2 13 (8.78%) Backup Exec
3 10 (6.76%) Legato
3 10 (6.76%) Nagios
3 10 (6.76%) EMC NetWorker
4 9 (6.08%) Puppet
5 5 (3.38%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.68%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.68%) YUM
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%) SCCM
6 1 (0.68%) SCOM
6 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 51 (34.46%) VMware
2 47 (31.76%) Oracle
3 34 (22.97%) Cisco
4 28 (18.92%) HP
5 27 (18.24%) NetApp
6 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
7 20 (13.51%) Citrix
8 17 (11.49%) Veritas
9 15 (10.14%) Zend
10 14 (9.46%) Saba
11 12 (8.11%) JBoss
12 11 (7.43%) CommVault
13 10 (6.76%) EMC
13 10 (6.76%) Symantec
13 10 (6.76%) Brocade
14 9 (6.08%) SAP
15 7 (4.73%) Sun
15 7 (4.73%) IBM
15 7 (4.73%) 3PAR
16 6 (4.05%) Remedy
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