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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 175 174 159
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 59 48 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.95% 0.96% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 2.19% 2.20% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 55
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,700 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2690 2179 2511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.27% 43.52% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2181 1805 2162
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -2 20 £38,500 -6.09% 1
Bristol -9 17 £32,500 - 3
Wiltshire -7 12 £30,000 -24.52% 1
Somerset -7 7 £42,000 -4.54% 3
Devon -22 3 £29,500 -34.44% 2
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 66 (45.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 63 (43.45%) Java
3 63 (43.45%) Windows
4 57 (39.31%) VMware
5 48 (33.10%) CentOS
6 47 (32.41%) Oracle
7 46 (31.72%) Apache
8 43 (29.66%) SQL
9 41 (28.28%) Security Cleared
10 40 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 37 (25.52%) MySQL
11 37 (25.52%) HTML
11 37 (25.52%) DV Cleared
12 34 (23.45%) Cisco
13 31 (21.38%) Active Directory
14 30 (20.69%) ITIL
14 30 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 29 (20.00%) Perl
16 28 (19.31%) UNIX
16 28 (19.31%) SAN
16 28 (19.31%) Degree
17 26 (17.93%) Shell Script
17 26 (17.93%) HP
18 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
18 24 (16.55%) PHP
18 24 (16.55%) C++
18 24 (16.55%) Fedora
19 23 (15.86%) Ubuntu

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 46 (31.72%) Apache
2 17 (11.72%) IIS
3 12 (8.28%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.28%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.52%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.14%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.38%) Zimbra
8 2 (1.38%) Drupal
9 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.69%) Node.js
9 1 (0.69%) Confluence
9 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.69%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (8.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (8.28%) Shopify
1 12 (8.28%) Magento
2 6 (4.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.10%) SaaS
2 16 (11.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.38%) Office 365
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.31%) SAN
2 22 (15.17%) TCP/IP
3 19 (13.10%) DHCP
4 16 (11.03%) DNS
5 10 (6.90%) Firewall
6 8 (5.52%) LDAP
7 7 (4.83%) SNMP
8 6 (4.14%) VPN
8 6 (4.14%) LAN
8 6 (4.14%) WAN
9 5 (3.45%) SMTP
9 5 (3.45%) Multicast
10 3 (2.07%) Internet
10 3 (2.07%) IPv6
10 3 (2.07%) HTTP
10 3 (2.07%) SSL
10 3 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.07%) VLAN
10 3 (2.07%) NAS
11 2 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.52%) MySQL
2 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
3 19 (13.10%) Oracle Database
4 16 (11.03%) Relational Database
5 13 (8.97%) Hazelcast
5 13 (8.97%) RDBMS
5 13 (8.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.38%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Navigator
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.69%) Redis
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Subversion
1 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.76%) Hudson
3 3 (2.07%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.07%) Maven
4 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.38%) Ant
5 1 (0.69%) JIRA
5 1 (0.69%) LabVIEW
General
1 13 (8.97%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.28%) Finance
3 7 (4.83%) Marketing
4 6 (4.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.14%) Electronics
5 4 (2.76%) Legal
6 3 (2.07%) Advertising
7 2 (1.38%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (22.07%) Developer
2 26 (17.93%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (14.48%) Software Developer
4 18 (12.41%) Applications Support
5 13 (8.97%) Support Engineer
5 13 (8.97%) Administrator
6 12 (8.28%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (6.90%) Analyst
7 10 (6.90%) Consultant
7 10 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (6.21%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.52%) Wintel Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (3.45%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (2.76%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.76%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (25.52%) HTML
2 18 (12.41%) Spring
3 17 (11.72%) jQuery
4 16 (11.03%) J2EE
5 14 (9.66%) Web Services
6 13 (8.97%) Middleware
6 13 (8.97%) ActiveMQ
6 13 (8.97%) FreeMarker
7 12 (8.28%) RESTful
8 8 (5.52%) LAMP
9 7 (4.83%) CSS
10 5 (3.45%) Servlets
10 5 (3.45%) XML
11 4 (2.76%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (2.07%) Java EE
13 2 (1.38%) Ruby on Rails
13 2 (1.38%) SOAP
13 2 (1.38%) XSLT
13 2 (1.38%) .NET
14 1 (0.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.97%) Open Source
2 13 (8.97%) PKI
3 12 (8.28%) Clustering
4 11 (7.59%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.83%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.14%) DTV
7 5 (3.45%) Firmware
7 5 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.76%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.38%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.38%) GIS
10 1 (0.69%) Wiki
10 1 (0.69%) Statistics
10 1 (0.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 140 (96.55%) Linux
2 66 (45.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 63 (43.45%) Windows
4 48 (33.10%) CentOS
5 28 (19.31%) UNIX
6 24 (16.55%) Fedora
7 23 (15.86%) Ubuntu
7 23 (15.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (12.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (11.72%) Solaris
10 14 (9.66%) Debian
11 11 (7.59%) HPUX
12 7 (4.83%) SUSE
12 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (3.45%) AIX
14 3 (2.07%) Windows XP
14 3 (2.07%) Windows Vista
14 3 (2.07%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.69%) ITIL
1 30 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.79%) Scrum
3 19 (13.10%) Software Engineering
4 15 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 15 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 14 (9.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.21%) DevOps
8 8 (5.52%) Software Architecture
8 8 (5.52%) Web Development
8 8 (5.52%) Time Management
8 8 (5.52%) Service Management
9 7 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.83%) Waterfall
9 7 (4.83%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.83%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (4.83%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (4.14%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 63 (43.45%) Java
2 43 (29.66%) SQL
3 29 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (20.00%) Perl
4 26 (17.93%) Shell Script
5 24 (16.55%) PHP
5 24 (16.55%) C++
6 23 (15.86%) C#
7 20 (13.79%) Python
7 20 (13.79%) Bash Shell
8 19 (13.10%) Ruby
9 18 (12.41%) PHP5
10 14 (9.66%) VB
11 13 (8.97%) C
12 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (28.28%) Security Cleared
2 37 (25.52%) DV Cleared
3 28 (19.31%) Degree
4 14 (9.66%) SC Cleared
5 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.21%) MCSE
6 8 (5.52%) MCP
7 4 (2.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.76%) MCITP
8 3 (2.07%) RHCE
8 3 (2.07%) CCNA
8 3 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.07%) MCTS
9 2 (1.38%) SCSA
9 2 (1.38%) RHCA
9 2 (1.38%) HND
9 2 (1.38%) Sun Certification
9 2 (1.38%) CCNP
10 1 (0.69%) MCSA
10 1 (0.69%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.72%) SLA
2 13 (8.97%) QA
System Software
1 40 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (21.38%) Active Directory
3 13 (8.97%) vSphere
4 10 (6.90%) Squid
4 10 (6.90%) NFS
5 9 (6.21%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.21%) qmail
6 5 (3.45%) Xen
6 5 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.45%) XenApp
7 4 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.07%) Samba
8 3 (2.07%) KVM
8 3 (2.07%) RHEV
8 3 (2.07%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.69%) vCloud
9 1 (0.69%) XenServer
9 1 (0.69%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 18 (12.41%) NetBackup
2 12 (8.28%) Puppet
3 10 (6.90%) Nagios
4 8 (5.52%) Backup Exec
5 7 (4.83%) ZABBIX
6 5 (3.45%) Legato
6 5 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.07%) Tivoli
7 3 (2.07%) SCCM
7 3 (2.07%) Hyperic
7 3 (2.07%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.69%) Netcool
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.69%) SCOM
8 1 (0.69%) WSUS
8 1 (0.69%) logstash
8 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.69%) YUM
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 57 (39.31%) VMware
2 47 (32.41%) Oracle
3 34 (23.45%) Cisco
4 26 (17.93%) HP
5 24 (16.55%) Microsoft
6 21 (14.48%) NetApp
7 19 (13.10%) Citrix
8 14 (9.66%) IBM
9 13 (8.97%) Symantec
9 13 (8.97%) Saba
10 12 (8.28%) Zend
11 10 (6.90%) Veritas
12 9 (6.21%) JBoss
13 8 (5.52%) Brocade
14 7 (4.83%) SAP
15 6 (4.14%) CommVault
16 5 (3.45%) Dell
16 5 (3.45%) EMC
17 4 (2.76%) Remedy
17 4 (2.76%) Sage
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