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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 150 156 117
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 96 77 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.64% 1.30% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 3.69% 3.09% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 72 66 101
Average salary £41,250 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.78% +3.75%
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
2602 2494 2210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.54% 42.06% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2103 2073 1881
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Bristol -3 32 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Dorset - 18 £35,000 -
Devon +3 15 £30,000 -
Wiltshire -1 11 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Gloucestershire -32 11 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Somerset +24 8 £40,000 +11.88%
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 187 (95.90%) Linux
2 125 (64.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 91 (46.67%) Puppet
4 88 (45.13%) CentOS
5 83 (42.56%) VMware
6 79 (40.51%) Windows
7 73 (37.44%) MySQL
7 73 (37.44%) Bash Shell
8 69 (35.38%) Apache
9 62 (31.79%) DevOps
10 52 (26.67%) Cisco
11 51 (26.15%) Configuration Management
11 51 (26.15%) Perl
12 50 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 49 (25.13%) PHP
13 49 (25.13%) ITIL
14 46 (23.59%) Firewall
15 45 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (22.56%) Python
17 43 (22.05%) Ubuntu
17 43 (22.05%) Opscode Chef
18 42 (21.54%) Ruby
18 42 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (21.54%) Java
18 42 (21.54%) Shell Script
19 41 (21.03%) Active Directory
20 40 (20.51%) Oracle
20 40 (20.51%) SQL
21 38 (19.49%) Tomcat
22 35 (17.95%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 69 (35.38%) Apache
2 38 (19.49%) Tomcat
3 27 (13.85%) IIS
4 10 (5.13%) nginx
5 9 (4.62%) Confluence
5 9 (4.62%) MediaWiki
6 8 (4.10%) MS Exchange
7 6 (3.08%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.56%) GlassFish
9 4 (2.05%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.03%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.03%) JBoss
11 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.51%) Lync
12 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 22 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.51%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.10%) SaaS
5 6 (3.08%) PaaS
6 4 (2.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (2.05%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 46 (23.59%) Firewall
2 24 (12.31%) DNS
3 17 (8.72%) TCP/IP
4 14 (7.18%) DHCP
5 12 (6.15%) VPN
5 12 (6.15%) SAN
6 11 (5.64%) Internet
6 11 (5.64%) OSPF
6 11 (5.64%) BGP
6 11 (5.64%) WAN
7 10 (5.13%) LAN
7 10 (5.13%) Network Security
8 9 (4.62%) IPsec
8 9 (4.62%) NAS
8 9 (4.62%) HTTP
8 9 (4.62%) EIGRP
8 9 (4.62%) LDAP
8 9 (4.62%) IPv6
9 7 (3.59%) VLAN
10 5 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (37.44%) MySQL
2 34 (17.44%) SQL Server
3 19 (9.74%) Oracle Database
4 14 (7.18%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.10%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.59%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.05%) CouchDB
9 4 (2.05%) Hazelcast
9 4 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.51%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.51%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (15.90%) Git (software)
2 28 (14.36%) Jenkins
3 16 (8.21%) Hudson
3 16 (8.21%) Subversion
4 9 (4.62%) JIRA
5 7 (3.59%) Maven
6 6 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.56%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.54%) Ant
9 2 (1.03%) Gradle
10 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (9.74%) Telecoms
2 18 (9.23%) Finance
3 17 (8.72%) Electronics
4 13 (6.67%) Marketing
5 11 (5.64%) Manufacturing
6 10 (5.13%) Games
7 9 (4.62%) Advertising
8 5 (2.56%) Banking
8 5 (2.56%) Back Office
9 3 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (37.95%) Administrator
2 71 (36.41%) Systems Administrator
3 42 (21.54%) Linux Administrator
4 41 (21.03%) Linux Engineer
5 40 (20.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 39 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
8 13 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.64%) Architect
9 11 (5.64%) UNIX Engineer
10 10 (5.13%) Windows Administrator
10 10 (5.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.62%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 9 (4.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 8 (4.10%) Analyst
13 7 (3.59%) Lead Systems Engineer
13 7 (3.59%) IT Administrator
13 7 (3.59%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 7 (3.59%) AWS Architect
14 6 (3.08%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.87%) LAMP
2 24 (12.31%) Web Services
3 22 (11.28%) .NET
4 13 (6.67%) Middleware
5 10 (5.13%) jQuery
6 9 (4.62%) HTML
7 7 (3.59%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (3.08%) CGI
8 6 (3.08%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.56%) Software Packaging
10 4 (2.05%) J2EE
10 4 (2.05%) Servlets
10 4 (2.05%) CSS
10 4 (2.05%) Spring
11 2 (1.03%) JSF
11 2 (1.03%) Java EE
11 2 (1.03%) XML
11 2 (1.03%) JSP
11 2 (1.03%) EJB
11 2 (1.03%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 22 (11.28%) Management Information System
3 15 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.15%) Clustering
5 11 (5.64%) DTV
6 9 (4.62%) Wiki
7 6 (3.08%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.05%) BYOD
9 3 (1.54%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.03%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (1.03%) Derivative
11 1 (0.51%) Statistics
11 1 (0.51%) HACMP
11 1 (0.51%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.51%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 187 (95.90%) Linux
2 125 (64.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 88 (45.13%) CentOS
4 79 (40.51%) Windows
5 43 (22.05%) Ubuntu
6 31 (15.90%) Debian
7 29 (14.87%) Fedora
7 29 (14.87%) Solaris
8 26 (13.33%) UNIX
9 21 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (7.18%) SUSE
12 13 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
13 10 (5.13%) HPUX
14 6 (3.08%) Windows 7
15 5 (2.56%) Mac OS X
15 5 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (2.56%) Amazon Linux
16 4 (2.05%) Apple iOS
16 4 (2.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.79%) DevOps
2 51 (26.15%) Configuration Management
3 49 (25.13%) ITIL
4 45 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (13.85%) E-Commerce
7 19 (9.74%) Change Management
8 18 (9.23%) Migration
9 15 (7.69%) CRM
10 14 (7.18%) Project Management
10 14 (7.18%) Open Source
11 13 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.64%) B2B
12 11 (5.64%) Programme Management
12 11 (5.64%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (5.13%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 73 (37.44%) Bash Shell
2 51 (26.15%) Perl
3 49 (25.13%) PHP
4 44 (22.56%) Python
5 42 (21.54%) Shell Script
5 42 (21.54%) Ruby
5 42 (21.54%) Java
6 40 (20.51%) SQL
7 17 (8.72%) PowerShell
8 13 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 10 (5.13%) C++
10 8 (4.10%) PHP5
10 8 (4.10%) C
11 7 (3.59%) C#
12 5 (2.56%) Korn
13 4 (2.05%) Lua
13 4 (2.05%) Groovy
13 4 (2.05%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.03%) VB
15 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (11.79%) Degree
2 21 (10.77%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.18%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.67%) Sun Certification
5 12 (6.15%) SCSA
6 10 (5.13%) RHCA
7 8 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.08%) RHCSA
9 5 (2.56%) DV Cleared
9 5 (2.56%) MCSA
10 4 (2.05%) CCNA
10 4 (2.05%) MCITP
11 3 (1.54%) RHCE
11 3 (1.54%) MCSE
12 2 (1.03%) CCNP
13 1 (0.51%) MCP
13 1 (0.51%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.10%) SLA
2 3 (1.54%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 50 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (21.03%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.15%) XenApp
4 11 (5.64%) Postfix
5 10 (5.13%) iptables
6 9 (4.62%) XenServer
6 9 (4.62%) Samba
7 7 (3.59%) Hyper-V
7 7 (3.59%) vSphere
8 6 (3.08%) KVM
8 6 (3.08%) VirtualBox
9 5 (2.56%) Firmware
10 4 (2.05%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.05%) NFS
11 3 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.54%) VMware ESX
12 2 (1.03%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.51%) Varnish
13 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 91 (46.67%) Puppet
2 43 (22.05%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (11.79%) Nagios
4 16 (8.21%) ZABBIX
5 14 (7.18%) Zenoss
6 9 (4.62%) NetBackup
7 8 (4.10%) Graphite
8 6 (3.08%) Salt
9 5 (2.56%) Opsview
9 5 (2.56%) WSUS
10 3 (1.54%) Cacti
10 3 (1.54%) Cobbler
10 3 (1.54%) Icinga
11 2 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (1.03%) Capistrano
11 2 (1.03%) Hyperic
11 2 (1.03%) SmokePing
11 2 (1.03%) Tivoli
11 2 (1.03%) Netcool
12 1 (0.51%) Munin
Vendors
1 83 (42.56%) VMware
2 52 (26.67%) Cisco
3 40 (20.51%) Oracle
4 31 (15.90%) Microsoft
5 30 (15.38%) Citrix
6 20 (10.26%) Sun
6 20 (10.26%) HP
7 12 (6.15%) IBM
7 12 (6.15%) TIBCO
7 12 (6.15%) Symantec
8 11 (5.64%) SAP
9 10 (5.13%) Google
10 9 (4.62%) Avaya
11 7 (3.59%) NetApp
12 6 (3.08%) Wind River
13 5 (2.56%) Dell
14 3 (1.54%) Juniper
15 2 (1.03%) Veritas
15 2 (1.03%) McAfee
15 2 (1.03%) Business Objects
Wiltshire
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Salary: From £42,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago