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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 161 200 160
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -40
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 86 35 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.37% 0.60% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 3.06% 1.32% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 64 19 48
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £41,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
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
2813 2643 2574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.80% 45.37% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2378 2192 2197
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Wiltshire +13 25 £38,500 +13.23% 10
Bristol +16 23 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Gloucestershire -10 16 £37,500 -8.53% 1
Devon -4 10 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Somerset +9 9 £37,500 - 6
Dorset -15 3 £42,500 -12.82% 2
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 136 (94.44%) Linux
2 87 (60.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 56 (38.89%) Windows
4 55 (38.19%) VMware
5 50 (34.72%) Oracle
6 46 (31.94%) CentOS
7 43 (29.86%) Apache
8 42 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 42 (29.17%) Bash Shell
9 39 (27.08%) Java
10 37 (25.69%) Puppet
11 36 (25.00%) Perl
12 35 (24.31%) Shell Script
13 34 (23.61%) MySQL
14 32 (22.22%) Open Source
15 31 (21.53%) Active Directory
15 31 (21.53%) Security Cleared
16 30 (20.83%) Microsoft
17 29 (20.14%) Time Management
18 27 (18.75%) Cisco
19 26 (18.06%) PHP
19 26 (18.06%) SQL
19 26 (18.06%) Opscode Chef
20 24 (16.67%) DNS
20 24 (16.67%) SAN
21 23 (15.97%) HTML
21 23 (15.97%) UNIX
21 23 (15.97%) DHCP
21 23 (15.97%) SLA
21 23 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (29.86%) Apache
2 21 (14.58%) Tomcat
3 11 (7.64%) nginx
4 10 (6.94%) IIS
5 8 (5.56%) MS Exchange
6 7 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.86%) Apache Solr
6 7 (4.86%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.78%) MediaWiki
7 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.78%) Confluence
7 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.39%) JBoss
10 1 (0.69%) Drupal
10 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.69%) Magento
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.78%) SaaS
3 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.67%) SAN
1 24 (16.67%) DNS
2 23 (15.97%) DHCP
3 16 (11.11%) Internet
3 16 (11.11%) Firewall
4 14 (9.72%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.64%) NAS
6 8 (5.56%) HTTP
7 6 (4.17%) SSL
7 6 (4.17%) Multicast
8 5 (3.47%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (3.47%) Wireshark
8 5 (3.47%) tcpdump
8 5 (3.47%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.47%) VPN
8 5 (3.47%) LAN
8 5 (3.47%) WAN
8 5 (3.47%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (3.47%) MPLS
9 4 (2.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.61%) MySQL
2 20 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (7.64%) MongoDB
4 11 (7.64%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.64%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.86%) MariaDB
6 7 (4.86%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.47%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.47%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.78%) SQL Navigator
10 3 (2.08%) Hazelcast
11 2 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (9.72%) Subversion
2 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.64%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.86%) Mercurial
4 7 (4.86%) Hudson
5 4 (2.78%) JIRA
6 3 (2.08%) Maven
6 3 (2.08%) Ant
7 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.69%) Gradle
General
1 10 (6.94%) Telecoms
1 10 (6.94%) Finance
2 9 (6.25%) Advertising
3 7 (4.86%) Banking
4 3 (2.08%) Retail
4 3 (2.08%) Marketing
5 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (26.39%) Administrator
2 27 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 24 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 24 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 23 (15.97%) Linux Engineer
5 20 (13.89%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (7.64%) Developer
8 9 (6.25%) Server Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Analyst
10 7 (4.86%) UNIX Engineer
11 6 (4.17%) Linux Support
11 6 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (4.17%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.17%) Architect
11 6 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (3.47%) Applications Support
12 5 (3.47%) 3rd Line Support
12 5 (3.47%) Technical Architect
12 5 (3.47%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.97%) HTML
2 11 (7.64%) J2EE
2 11 (7.64%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (4.86%) Middleware
3 7 (4.86%) LAMP
3 7 (4.86%) .NET
3 7 (4.86%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (4.17%) FreeMarker
4 6 (4.17%) XML
5 4 (2.78%) Web Services
5 4 (2.78%) Java EE
5 4 (2.78%) JSP
5 4 (2.78%) jQuery
6 2 (1.39%) RESTful
6 2 (1.39%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.39%) Spring
7 1 (0.69%) JSF
7 1 (0.69%) JSON
7 1 (0.69%) LINQ
7 1 (0.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.22%) Open Source
2 12 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.64%) Mathematics
4 10 (6.94%) Derivative
5 9 (6.25%) Clustering
6 6 (4.17%) PKI
7 5 (3.47%) Statistics
7 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.78%) Wiki
9 3 (2.08%) EqualLogic
9 3 (2.08%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.39%) DTV
10 2 (1.39%) Replication
11 1 (0.69%) GIS
11 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 136 (94.44%) Linux
2 87 (60.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 56 (38.89%) Windows
4 46 (31.94%) CentOS
5 23 (15.97%) UNIX
5 23 (15.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (13.89%) Ubuntu
6 20 (13.89%) Debian
7 19 (13.19%) Solaris
8 17 (11.81%) Fedora
8 17 (11.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
10 11 (7.64%) SUSE
11 9 (6.25%) HPUX
12 7 (4.86%) AIX
13 5 (3.47%) Mac OS X
13 5 (3.47%) Android
13 5 (3.47%) Windows 7
13 5 (3.47%) Apple iOS
14 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.14%) Time Management
2 21 (14.58%) DevOps
3 19 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (13.19%) ITIL
3 19 (13.19%) Configuration Management
3 19 (13.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 15 (10.42%) E-Commerce
6 13 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.64%) Service Management
8 10 (6.94%) Software Engineering
9 7 (4.86%) Performance Management
9 7 (4.86%) Migration
9 7 (4.86%) Scrum
9 7 (4.86%) ITIL V3
9 7 (4.86%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.86%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (29.17%) Bash Shell
2 39 (27.08%) Java
3 36 (25.00%) Perl
4 35 (24.31%) Shell Script
5 26 (18.06%) PHP
5 26 (18.06%) SQL
6 21 (14.58%) Ruby
6 21 (14.58%) Python
7 16 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 15 (10.42%) C++
9 11 (7.64%) C#
10 10 (6.94%) C
11 8 (5.56%) VB
12 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
13 5 (3.47%) Objective-C
13 5 (3.47%) Lua
14 4 (2.78%) PHP5
14 4 (2.78%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 31 (21.53%) Security Cleared
2 20 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 16 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (6.94%) MCSE
5 9 (6.25%) Sun Certification
5 9 (6.25%) SCSA
5 9 (6.25%) Degree
6 8 (5.56%) MCP
6 8 (5.56%) RHCA
7 6 (4.17%) RHCE
7 6 (4.17%) RHCSA
8 5 (3.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.78%) MCITP
10 3 (2.08%) MCTS
10 3 (2.08%) CCNA
10 3 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.39%) MCSA
11 2 (1.39%) VCAP
12 1 (0.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.97%) SLA
2 6 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 42 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (21.53%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.86%) Firmware
3 7 (4.86%) Varnish
3 7 (4.86%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.17%) NFS
5 4 (2.78%) Docker
5 4 (2.78%) VirtualBox
5 4 (2.78%) Postfix
5 4 (2.78%) XenServer
5 4 (2.78%) vSphere
5 4 (2.78%) Samba
6 3 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.39%) Xen
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.69%) qmail
8 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.69%) Squid
8 1 (0.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (25.69%) Puppet
2 26 (18.06%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (12.50%) Nagios
4 16 (11.11%) NetBackup
5 13 (9.03%) ZABBIX
6 11 (7.64%) WSUS
7 9 (6.25%) Zenoss
8 7 (4.86%) Munin
8 7 (4.86%) HAProxy
8 7 (4.86%) Ansible
8 7 (4.86%) Icinga
9 6 (4.17%) Hyperic
9 6 (4.17%) Vagrant
9 6 (4.17%) Tivoli
10 5 (3.47%) Netcool
10 5 (3.47%) OpenView
10 5 (3.47%) Unicenter
10 5 (3.47%) Backup Exec
11 4 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 55 (38.19%) VMware
2 50 (34.72%) Oracle
3 30 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 27 (18.75%) Cisco
5 21 (14.58%) HP
6 18 (12.50%) IBM
7 15 (10.42%) Symantec
8 11 (7.64%) Sun
9 7 (4.86%) Dell
9 7 (4.86%) Percona
10 6 (4.17%) Saba
10 6 (4.17%) Citrix
10 6 (4.17%) NetApp
11 5 (3.47%) BMC
12 4 (2.78%) McAfee
12 4 (2.78%) Business Objects
12 4 (2.78%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.39%) Wind River
13 2 (1.39%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.39%) SAP
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