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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 147 176 139
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -37
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 91 45 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.54% 0.82% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 1.83% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 73 22 63
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £43,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.11%
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
2570 2463 2597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.35% 44.89% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2042 2211
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Wiltshire +14 33 £40,000 +16.78% 3
Bristol +18 23 £55,000 +54.92% 11
Gloucestershire -9 13 £38,500 -6.09% 2
Somerset +12 7 £37,500 -
Devon +3 7 £29,500 -
Dorset -16 7 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 155 (95.09%) Linux
2 102 (62.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 63 (38.65%) CentOS
4 62 (38.04%) Windows
4 62 (38.04%) VMware
5 55 (33.74%) Bash Shell
6 53 (32.52%) MySQL
7 52 (31.90%) Apache
7 52 (31.90%) Puppet
8 46 (28.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (27.61%) Oracle
9 45 (27.61%) Perl
10 42 (25.77%) Shell Script
11 39 (23.93%) Opscode Chef
12 38 (23.31%) Java
13 36 (22.09%) PHP
14 33 (20.25%) DevOps
14 33 (20.25%) Open Source
15 31 (19.02%) Active Directory
16 30 (18.40%) SQL
17 29 (17.79%) Time Management
17 29 (17.79%) Security Cleared
17 29 (17.79%) Debian
18 28 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (17.18%) Python
19 27 (16.56%) Solaris
19 27 (16.56%) SAN
19 27 (16.56%) Ubuntu
20 26 (15.95%) Ruby
20 26 (15.95%) PostgreSQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 52 (31.90%) Apache
2 24 (14.72%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.59%) nginx
4 13 (7.98%) IIS
5 7 (4.29%) Apache Solr
5 7 (4.29%) Confluence
5 7 (4.29%) MediaWiki
5 7 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.07%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.84%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.84%) JBoss
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.61%) Drupal
9 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (7.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.07%) SaaS
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.84%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.56%) SAN
2 25 (15.34%) DNS
3 24 (14.72%) DHCP
4 22 (13.50%) Firewall
5 16 (9.82%) Internet
6 13 (7.98%) NAS
7 12 (7.36%) HTTP
8 10 (6.13%) TCP/IP
9 8 (4.91%) VPN
9 8 (4.91%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (4.91%) tcpdump
9 8 (4.91%) Wireshark
10 7 (4.29%) Network Security
10 7 (4.29%) OSPF
10 7 (4.29%) BGP
10 7 (4.29%) EIGRP
10 7 (4.29%) IPsec
10 7 (4.29%) WAN
10 7 (4.29%) IPv6
10 7 (4.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (32.52%) MySQL
2 26 (15.95%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (10.43%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.36%) Relational Database
5 11 (6.75%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.75%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.91%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.91%) CouchDB
7 7 (4.29%) Hadoop
7 7 (4.29%) MariaDB
8 6 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.45%) SQL Navigator
9 4 (2.45%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.84%) Hazelcast
10 3 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (9.82%) Git (software)
1 16 (9.82%) Jenkins
2 15 (9.20%) Subversion
3 12 (7.36%) Hudson
4 7 (4.29%) Mercurial
4 7 (4.29%) JIRA
5 4 (2.45%) Maven
5 4 (2.45%) Ant
6 2 (1.23%) Gradle
7 1 (0.61%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (7.98%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.36%) Advertising
3 11 (6.75%) Finance
4 7 (4.29%) Banking
5 5 (3.07%) Marketing
6 4 (2.45%) Electronics
6 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (33.13%) Administrator
2 42 (25.77%) Systems Administrator
3 31 (19.02%) Linux Administrator
4 29 (17.79%) Linux Engineer
5 27 (16.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 24 (14.72%) Support Engineer
7 21 (12.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) Analyst
9 8 (4.91%) Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) UNIX Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Server Administrator
9 8 (4.91%) Server Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) IT Administrator
10 7 (4.29%) Architect
11 6 (3.68%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (3.68%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (3.68%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.50%) HTML
2 14 (8.59%) .NET
3 12 (7.36%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (6.75%) LAMP
5 9 (5.52%) J2EE
6 8 (4.91%) Web Services
6 8 (4.91%) jQuery
7 7 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (3.68%) XML
8 6 (3.68%) Middleware
8 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.45%) JSP
9 4 (2.45%) FreeMarker
10 3 (1.84%) Java EE
11 2 (1.23%) Spring
11 2 (1.23%) JSF
11 2 (1.23%) Servlets
11 2 (1.23%) EJB
11 2 (1.23%) CSS
11 2 (1.23%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.25%) Open Source
2 16 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.13%) Derivative
4 9 (5.52%) Clustering
5 8 (4.91%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.29%) Wiki
7 5 (3.07%) Statistics
7 5 (3.07%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.45%) DTV
8 4 (2.45%) PKI
8 4 (2.45%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.23%) Replication
10 1 (0.61%) GIS
10 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 155 (95.09%) Linux
2 102 (62.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 63 (38.65%) CentOS
4 62 (38.04%) Windows
5 29 (17.79%) Debian
6 27 (16.56%) Ubuntu
6 27 (16.56%) Solaris
7 25 (15.34%) UNIX
8 20 (12.27%) Fedora
9 18 (11.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (10.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (10.43%) SUSE
11 14 (8.59%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (7.36%) HPUX
13 8 (4.91%) Mac OS X
13 8 (4.91%) Android
13 8 (4.91%) Apple iOS
14 6 (3.68%) AIX
15 5 (3.07%) Windows 7
16 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.25%) DevOps
2 29 (17.79%) Time Management
3 28 (17.18%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (15.34%) ITIL
5 24 (14.72%) Configuration Management
6 20 (12.27%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (11.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (10.43%) Service Delivery
9 16 (9.82%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.36%) Software Engineering
11 10 (6.13%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (5.52%) PRINCE2
12 9 (5.52%) Project Management
12 9 (5.52%) Scrum
13 8 (4.91%) Migration
13 8 (4.91%) Service Management
14 7 (4.29%) Performance Management
14 7 (4.29%) Mentoring
14 7 (4.29%) ITIL V3
14 7 (4.29%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 55 (33.74%) Bash Shell
2 45 (27.61%) Perl
3 42 (25.77%) Shell Script
4 38 (23.31%) Java
5 36 (22.09%) PHP
6 30 (18.40%) SQL
7 28 (17.18%) Python
8 26 (15.95%) Ruby
9 19 (11.66%) C++
10 15 (9.20%) JavaScript
11 12 (7.36%) C#
12 11 (6.75%) C
13 9 (5.52%) PowerShell
14 8 (4.91%) Objective-C
14 8 (4.91%) Lua
15 5 (3.07%) PHP5
15 5 (3.07%) VB
16 4 (2.45%) T-SQL
16 4 (2.45%) PL/SQL
17 3 (1.84%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (17.79%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.04%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.20%) Sun Certification
3 15 (9.20%) SCSA
4 14 (8.59%) RHCA
5 11 (6.75%) DV Cleared
6 9 (5.52%) RHCSA
7 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (4.29%) MCSE
8 6 (3.68%) RHCE
8 6 (3.68%) Degree
9 5 (3.07%) MCP
10 3 (1.84%) CCNA
10 3 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.23%) MCSA
11 2 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.23%) VCAP
12 1 (0.61%) LPIC
12 1 (0.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.88%) SLA
2 4 (2.45%) QA
System Software
1 46 (28.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (19.02%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.29%) Firmware
3 7 (4.29%) Samba
3 7 (4.29%) Varnish
3 7 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (4.29%) Postfix
3 7 (4.29%) XenServer
4 6 (3.68%) NFS
5 4 (2.45%) Docker
5 4 (2.45%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.23%) Xen
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.61%) vCloud
7 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 52 (31.90%) Puppet
2 39 (23.93%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (12.88%) Nagios
4 19 (11.66%) NetBackup
5 16 (9.82%) ZABBIX
6 12 (7.36%) Zenoss
7 11 (6.75%) WSUS
8 7 (4.29%) Munin
8 7 (4.29%) HAProxy
8 7 (4.29%) Ansible
8 7 (4.29%) Icinga
9 6 (3.68%) Salt
9 6 (3.68%) Hyperic
9 6 (3.68%) Vagrant
9 6 (3.68%) Tivoli
10 5 (3.07%) Netcool
10 5 (3.07%) OpenView
10 5 (3.07%) Unicenter
11 4 (2.45%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (2.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 62 (38.04%) VMware
2 45 (27.61%) Oracle
3 26 (15.95%) Microsoft
3 26 (15.95%) HP
4 23 (14.11%) Cisco
5 22 (13.50%) Symantec
6 19 (11.66%) Sun
7 15 (9.20%) IBM
8 9 (5.52%) Citrix
9 7 (4.29%) NetApp
9 7 (4.29%) Percona
10 6 (3.68%) Wind River
11 5 (3.07%) BMC
12 4 (2.45%) McAfee
12 4 (2.45%) Saba
12 4 (2.45%) Riverbed
12 4 (2.45%) Business Objects
12 4 (2.45%) SAP
12 4 (2.45%) Dell
13 2 (1.23%) TIBCO
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Engage PSG
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus flexbile benfits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol/Bracknell/Cheltenham/Swansea
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago