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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 154 160 152
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 72 55 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.18% 1.06% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 2.36% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 49
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
2546 2333 2532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.77% 44.93% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2018 1934 2172
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +15 31 £38,500 -6.09% 3
Bristol +3 21 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Wiltshire -13 8 £32,500 +15.74% 2
Somerset -15 8 £39,750 +6.00% 4
Devon -14 4 - -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 140 (96.55%) Linux
2 65 (44.83%) Java
3 64 (44.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 61 (42.07%) Windows
5 56 (38.62%) VMware
6 52 (35.86%) CentOS
7 46 (31.72%) Oracle
8 44 (30.34%) Security Cleared
9 43 (29.66%) SQL
9 43 (29.66%) Apache
10 39 (26.90%) MySQL
11 38 (26.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (26.21%) DV Cleared
12 36 (24.83%) HTML
13 35 (24.14%) Cisco
14 33 (22.76%) Perl
14 33 (22.76%) UNIX
15 30 (20.69%) ITIL
16 29 (20.00%) Degree
16 29 (20.00%) JavaScript
16 29 (20.00%) SAN
17 28 (19.31%) Active Directory
18 26 (17.93%) Shell Script
18 26 (17.93%) C++
18 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (17.24%) C#
20 24 (16.55%) PHP
20 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
20 24 (16.55%) HP
21 23 (15.86%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (29.66%) Apache
2 14 (9.66%) IIS
3 13 (8.97%) Tomcat
3 13 (8.97%) MS Exchange
4 10 (6.90%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.14%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.38%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.38%) Drupal
8 2 (1.38%) Zimbra
9 1 (0.69%) Confluence
9 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.69%) Node.js
9 1 (0.69%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.69%) nginx
9 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Magento
1 12 (8.28%) Shopify
2 7 (4.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.79%) SaaS
2 16 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.00%) SAN
2 21 (14.48%) TCP/IP
3 17 (11.72%) DHCP
4 12 (8.28%) DNS
5 9 (6.21%) Firewall
6 8 (5.52%) LDAP
6 8 (5.52%) SNMP
7 7 (4.83%) SMTP
7 7 (4.83%) VPN
8 6 (4.14%) LAN
8 6 (4.14%) WAN
9 5 (3.45%) Multicast
10 3 (2.07%) IPv6
10 3 (2.07%) VLAN
10 3 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.07%) NAS
10 3 (2.07%) Internet
11 2 (1.38%) SSL
11 2 (1.38%) IPv4
11 2 (1.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.90%) MySQL
2 21 (14.48%) SQL Server
3 17 (11.72%) Oracle Database
4 16 (11.03%) Relational Database
5 13 (8.97%) Hazelcast
6 12 (8.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (8.28%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.38%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.69%) Redis
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Subversion
2 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.38%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.38%) Maven
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.38%) Hudson
4 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 15 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.66%) Finance
3 8 (5.52%) Marketing
4 7 (4.83%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.83%) Electronics
5 4 (2.76%) Legal
5 4 (2.76%) Advertising
6 2 (1.38%) Games
6 2 (1.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (23.45%) Developer
2 30 (20.69%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (15.86%) Software Developer
4 19 (13.10%) Applications Support
5 13 (8.97%) Linux Administrator
6 12 (8.28%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (7.59%) Administrator
7 11 (7.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) Consultant
8 10 (6.90%) Analyst
9 8 (5.52%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (5.52%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.83%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.14%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.14%) UNIX Engineer
12 4 (2.76%) Applications Support Specialist
12 4 (2.76%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (2.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.83%) HTML
2 19 (13.10%) Spring
3 18 (12.41%) J2EE
3 18 (12.41%) jQuery
4 14 (9.66%) Web Services
5 13 (8.97%) ActiveMQ
6 12 (8.28%) Middleware
6 12 (8.28%) RESTful
6 12 (8.28%) FreeMarker
7 9 (6.21%) LAMP
7 9 (6.21%) CSS
8 6 (4.14%) Servlets
9 5 (3.45%) XML
10 4 (2.76%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (2.07%) XSLT
11 3 (2.07%) Java EE
12 2 (1.38%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (1.38%) SOAP
12 2 (1.38%) .NET
13 1 (0.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.28%) Clustering
2 12 (8.28%) PKI
3 10 (6.90%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.83%) Open Source
4 7 (4.83%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.83%) DTV
5 4 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.76%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.07%) GIS
7 2 (1.38%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.38%) Firmware
8 1 (0.69%) Wiki
8 1 (0.69%) Statistics
8 1 (0.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 140 (96.55%) Linux
2 64 (44.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 61 (42.07%) Windows
4 52 (35.86%) CentOS
5 33 (22.76%) UNIX
6 22 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (15.17%) Solaris
6 22 (15.17%) Fedora
7 20 (13.79%) Ubuntu
8 17 (11.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (9.66%) HPUX
10 12 (8.28%) Debian
11 7 (4.83%) SUSE
11 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (4.14%) AIX
13 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
13 3 (2.07%) Windows Vista
13 3 (2.07%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.69%) ITIL
2 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (13.10%) Scrum
3 19 (13.10%) Software Engineering
4 15 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 12 (8.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (8.28%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.90%) Web Development
6 10 (6.90%) Software Architecture
7 8 (5.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (4.83%) Waterfall
8 7 (4.83%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (4.83%) DevOps
8 7 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.83%) E-Commerce
8 7 (4.83%) Service Management
8 7 (4.83%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.83%) Programme Management
9 6 (4.14%) TDD
9 6 (4.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 65 (44.83%) Java
2 43 (29.66%) SQL
3 33 (22.76%) Perl
4 29 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 26 (17.93%) C++
5 26 (17.93%) Shell Script
6 25 (17.24%) C#
7 24 (16.55%) PHP
8 22 (15.17%) Python
9 20 (13.79%) Bash Shell
10 19 (13.10%) PHP5
11 18 (12.41%) Ruby
12 14 (9.66%) VB
13 12 (8.28%) C
14 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 44 (30.34%) Security Cleared
2 38 (26.21%) DV Cleared
3 29 (20.00%) Degree
4 16 (11.03%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.14%) MCSE
5 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.14%) MCP
6 4 (2.76%) MCITP
7 3 (2.07%) MCTS
7 3 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.38%) HND
8 2 (1.38%) SCSA
8 2 (1.38%) RHCA
8 2 (1.38%) RHCE
8 2 (1.38%) Sun Certification
8 2 (1.38%) CCNP
8 2 (1.38%) CCNA
8 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.69%) MBA
9 1 (0.69%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.97%) QA
2 12 (8.28%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (26.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (19.31%) Active Directory
3 14 (9.66%) vSphere
4 10 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 10 (6.90%) Squid
5 9 (6.21%) qmail
5 9 (6.21%) NFS
6 6 (4.14%) KVM
6 6 (4.14%) RHEV
7 5 (3.45%) XenApp
7 5 (3.45%) Xen
7 5 (3.45%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.07%) Samba
8 3 (2.07%) Postfix
8 3 (2.07%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.69%) XenServer
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (11.72%) NetBackup
2 10 (6.90%) Puppet
3 9 (6.21%) Nagios
4 8 (5.52%) Backup Exec
5 5 (3.45%) Legato
5 5 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (3.45%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.07%) SCCM
6 3 (2.07%) Vagrant
6 3 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.38%) Hyperic
7 2 (1.38%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.38%) Netcool
8 1 (0.69%) WSUS
8 1 (0.69%) SCOM
8 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.69%) YUM
8 1 (0.69%) logstash
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.69%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 56 (38.62%) VMware
2 46 (31.72%) Oracle
3 35 (24.14%) Cisco
4 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
4 24 (16.55%) HP
5 23 (15.86%) NetApp
6 20 (13.79%) Citrix
7 13 (8.97%) IBM
8 12 (8.28%) JBoss
8 12 (8.28%) Veritas
8 12 (8.28%) Saba
8 12 (8.28%) Symantec
8 12 (8.28%) Zend
9 10 (6.90%) Brocade
10 9 (6.21%) SAP
11 6 (4.14%) CommVault
11 6 (4.14%) Remedy
12 5 (3.45%) Dell
12 5 (3.45%) EMC
13 4 (2.76%) Sage
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits & On Call Bonus
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Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benifits & On Call Bonus
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Salary: £400 - £500 per day
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