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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 178 165 164
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 73 65 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 1.07% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 2.57% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 56 42 47
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,100 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
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
2583 2529 2238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.19% 41.57% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 2015 1852
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 August 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 August 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
Gloucestershire -10 32 £43,250 +15.33% 4
Bristol -13 26 £67,500 +92.85% 3
Somerset +1 4 £39,000 -7.14%
Wiltshire -7 3 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Dorset - 3 - - 1
Devon -7 2 £30,000 -
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 164 (95.91%) Linux
2 102 (59.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 80 (46.78%) Puppet
4 67 (39.18%) VMware
5 65 (38.01%) CentOS
6 61 (35.67%) Windows
7 60 (35.09%) Bash Shell
8 52 (30.41%) DevOps
9 51 (29.82%) Java
10 48 (28.07%) Apache
11 47 (27.49%) Perl
11 47 (27.49%) Cisco
12 46 (26.90%) MySQL
12 46 (26.90%) Oracle
13 45 (26.32%) Python
14 44 (25.73%) ITIL
14 44 (25.73%) Firewall
15 43 (25.15%) Ruby
16 41 (23.98%) PHP
17 40 (23.39%) Ubuntu
18 37 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (21.64%) Amazon AWS
19 36 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
19 36 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (21.05%) Configuration Management
20 35 (20.47%) Citrix
20 35 (20.47%) SQL Server
21 33 (19.30%) LAMP
22 32 (18.71%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (28.07%) Apache
2 23 (13.45%) IIS
3 14 (8.19%) Tomcat
4 12 (7.02%) WebLogic
5 11 (6.43%) MS Exchange
6 9 (5.26%) nginx
6 9 (5.26%) Confluence
6 9 (5.26%) MediaWiki
7 6 (3.51%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.75%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.17%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.58%) Lync
10 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) HipChat
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (11.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.75%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (1.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 37 (21.64%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.02%) PaaS
3 7 (4.09%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.75%) SaaS
5 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.58%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 44 (25.73%) Firewall
2 20 (11.70%) TCP/IP
3 18 (10.53%) SAN
4 13 (7.60%) VPN
5 11 (6.43%) DNS
5 11 (6.43%) OSPF
5 11 (6.43%) BGP
5 11 (6.43%) Network Security
6 10 (5.85%) LDAP
6 10 (5.85%) WAN
7 9 (5.26%) LAN
7 9 (5.26%) EIGRP
7 9 (5.26%) IPsec
7 9 (5.26%) IPv6
8 8 (4.68%) Internet
9 6 (3.51%) VoIP
10 5 (2.92%) NAS
11 4 (2.34%) VLAN
12 3 (1.75%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (26.90%) MySQL
2 35 (20.47%) SQL Server
3 32 (18.71%) Oracle Database
4 15 (8.77%) Relational Database
5 12 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (7.02%) Hadoop
6 9 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.34%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.34%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.34%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (1.75%) TimesTen
8 3 (1.75%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.17%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.17%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.17%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 27 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 26 (15.20%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.77%) Subversion
4 13 (7.60%) Maven
4 13 (7.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (7.60%) Hudson
4 13 (7.60%) TeamCity
5 11 (6.43%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (5.85%) JIRA
7 1 (0.58%) Selenium
7 1 (0.58%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (18.13%) Electronics
2 27 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 26 (15.20%) Finance
4 22 (12.87%) Marketing
5 20 (11.70%) Manufacturing
6 10 (5.85%) Games
7 6 (3.51%) Back Office
8 4 (2.34%) Banking
8 4 (2.34%) Retail
9 2 (1.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (26.90%) Administrator
2 44 (25.73%) Systems Administrator
2 44 (25.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (15.20%) Linux Administrator
4 24 (14.04%) Linux Engineer
5 23 (13.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (9.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 14 (8.19%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (7.02%) Operations Manager
8 12 (7.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.43%) Senior Manager
9 11 (6.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) Windows Administrator
10 10 (5.85%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.26%) Architect
12 8 (4.68%) Developer
13 7 (4.09%) Consultant
13 7 (4.09%) Java Developer
13 7 (4.09%) UNIX Engineer
13 7 (4.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.30%) LAMP
2 30 (17.54%) Web Services
3 13 (7.60%) .NET
4 11 (6.43%) CGI
4 11 (6.43%) Middleware
5 5 (2.92%) Software Packaging
5 5 (2.92%) HTML
6 4 (2.34%) jQuery
6 4 (2.34%) CSS
7 3 (1.75%) Servlets
7 3 (1.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (1.75%) Spring
8 2 (1.17%) COM
8 2 (1.17%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.58%) JSON
9 1 (0.58%) HTML5
9 1 (0.58%) REST
9 1 (0.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 24 (14.04%) Data Centre
3 20 (11.70%) DTV
4 16 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.85%) Wiki
5 10 (5.85%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.09%) Clustering
7 5 (2.92%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.17%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.58%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.58%) Derivative
10 1 (0.58%) HACMP
10 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 164 (95.91%) Linux
2 102 (59.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 65 (38.01%) CentOS
4 61 (35.67%) Windows
5 40 (23.39%) Ubuntu
6 26 (15.20%) Debian
7 21 (12.28%) UNIX
8 18 (10.53%) Fedora
9 16 (9.36%) Solaris
10 15 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (7.60%) Amazon Linux
12 12 (7.02%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (2.92%) Windows 7
15 3 (1.75%) SUSE
15 3 (1.75%) AIX
15 3 (1.75%) HPUX
16 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.41%) DevOps
2 44 (25.73%) ITIL
3 37 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 36 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 22 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (11.70%) Programme Management
7 20 (11.70%) Digital Marketing
8 19 (11.11%) Change Management
9 16 (9.36%) CRM
10 14 (8.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (7.02%) Project Management
11 12 (7.02%) B2B
11 12 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (6.43%) Waterfall
12 11 (6.43%) BDD
12 11 (6.43%) SDLC
12 11 (6.43%) Data Modelling
12 11 (6.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (35.09%) Bash Shell
2 51 (29.82%) Java
3 47 (27.49%) Perl
4 45 (26.32%) Python
5 43 (25.15%) Ruby
6 41 (23.98%) PHP
7 31 (18.13%) SQL
8 29 (16.96%) Shell Script
9 23 (13.45%) PowerShell
10 15 (8.77%) JavaScript
11 8 (4.68%) VBScript
12 6 (3.51%) Korn
13 5 (2.92%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.92%) C#
13 5 (2.92%) C++
14 4 (2.34%) VB
14 4 (2.34%) C
15 3 (1.75%) PHP5
15 3 (1.75%) AWK
15 3 (1.75%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 28 (16.37%) Degree
2 16 (9.36%) Security Cleared
3 14 (8.19%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (6.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.85%) MCITP
6 10 (5.85%) MCSA
7 8 (4.68%) MCSE
8 7 (4.09%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.92%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.34%) CCNP
10 4 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.17%) RHCE
11 2 (1.17%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.58%) SCSA
12 1 (0.58%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) QA
2 4 (2.34%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.17%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (12.87%) Active Directory
3 19 (11.11%) XenApp
4 13 (7.60%) vSphere
5 12 (7.02%) KVM
6 11 (6.43%) XenServer
6 11 (6.43%) Postfix
7 10 (5.85%) iptables
8 9 (5.26%) Hyper-V
8 9 (5.26%) Samba
9 4 (2.34%) Firmware
9 4 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.75%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.17%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.17%) NFS
11 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.17%) Sendmail
11 2 (1.17%) Docker
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle Clusterware
12 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 80 (46.78%) Puppet
2 36 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (10.53%) Zenoss
3 18 (10.53%) Nagios
4 15 (8.77%) ZABBIX
5 14 (8.19%) Graphite
6 9 (5.26%) NetBackup
7 8 (4.68%) Salt
8 7 (4.09%) Ansible
8 7 (4.09%) Backup Exec
8 7 (4.09%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (4.09%) WSUS
8 7 (4.09%) WhatsUp Gold
9 6 (3.51%) Opsview
10 5 (2.92%) Data Guard
11 4 (2.34%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (2.34%) Cobbler
12 3 (1.75%) Capistrano
12 3 (1.75%) Cacti
12 3 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 67 (39.18%) VMware
2 47 (27.49%) Cisco
3 46 (26.90%) Oracle
4 35 (20.47%) Citrix
5 27 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 22 (12.87%) SAP
7 13 (7.60%) IBM
8 12 (7.02%) Google
9 10 (5.85%) NetApp
9 10 (5.85%) TIBCO
10 9 (5.26%) Avaya
11 8 (4.68%) Symantec
12 7 (4.09%) Sophos
13 6 (3.51%) Juniper
13 6 (3.51%) HP
14 3 (1.75%) Dell
14 3 (1.75%) Sun
14 3 (1.75%) Sybase
14 3 (1.75%) MapR
14 3 (1.75%) Vertica
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
University of Bournemouth
Salary: From £27,864 to £32,277 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago