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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 174 161 159
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 76 75 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.30% 1.22% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 2.88% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 55
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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 2603 2319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.09% 42.48% 44.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2070 1952
Average salary £38,533 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.14% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,000
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 July 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 July 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 -27 26 £62,500 +66.66% 2
Gloucestershire -23 19 £39,000 +1.29% 7
Wiltshire 0 10 £47,500 +36.69% 4
Dorset - 6 £35,000 - 3
Somerset +16 5 £52,500 +44.82% 3
Devon -6 5 £30,000 - 1
Red Hat
England

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 172 (96.09%) Linux
2 111 (62.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 86 (48.04%) Puppet
4 75 (41.90%) CentOS
5 71 (39.66%) VMware
6 67 (37.43%) Windows
7 60 (33.52%) Bash Shell
8 55 (30.73%) MySQL
9 54 (30.17%) Apache
10 53 (29.61%) Cisco
10 53 (29.61%) Firewall
10 53 (29.61%) DevOps
11 48 (26.82%) Perl
12 47 (26.26%) Oracle
13 46 (25.70%) Java
13 46 (25.70%) Python
14 45 (25.14%) PHP
15 44 (24.58%) ITIL
16 42 (23.46%) Configuration Management
16 42 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
17 41 (22.91%) Continuous Integration
17 41 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
17 41 (22.91%) Ruby
17 41 (22.91%) Ubuntu
18 39 (21.79%) LAMP
19 37 (20.67%) SQL
19 37 (20.67%) Amazon AWS
20 35 (19.55%) Oracle Database
20 35 (19.55%) Shell Script
21 34 (18.99%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 54 (30.17%) Apache
2 26 (14.53%) Tomcat
3 22 (12.29%) IIS
4 15 (8.38%) WebLogic
5 9 (5.03%) MS Exchange
6 8 (4.47%) MediaWiki
6 8 (4.47%) nginx
6 8 (4.47%) Confluence
7 6 (3.35%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.23%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.56%) Lync
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Office
2 2 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (8.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.68%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.56%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 37 (20.67%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.38%) PaaS
3 10 (5.59%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.35%) SaaS
5 4 (2.23%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 53 (29.61%) Firewall
2 25 (13.97%) TCP/IP
3 15 (8.38%) SAN
4 13 (7.26%) DNS
5 12 (6.70%) VPN
6 10 (5.59%) Network Security
6 10 (5.59%) OSPF
6 10 (5.59%) BGP
6 10 (5.59%) WAN
7 9 (5.03%) LAN
7 9 (5.03%) LDAP
8 8 (4.47%) IPv6
8 8 (4.47%) EIGRP
8 8 (4.47%) IPsec
9 7 (3.91%) Internet
10 6 (3.35%) NAS
10 6 (3.35%) VoIP
11 5 (2.79%) VLAN
12 4 (2.23%) SNMP
12 4 (2.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (30.73%) MySQL
2 35 (19.55%) Oracle Database
3 32 (17.88%) SQL Server
4 15 (8.38%) Hadoop
5 14 (7.82%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.23%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.23%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.68%) TimesTen
9 3 (1.68%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (1.68%) Hazelcast
9 3 (1.68%) MarkLogic
9 3 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.12%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 29 (16.20%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.53%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.38%) Oracle Forms
4 14 (7.82%) Subversion
5 13 (7.26%) Hudson
6 8 (4.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (4.47%) TeamCity
6 8 (4.47%) Maven
6 8 (4.47%) JIRA
7 1 (0.56%) Selenium
7 1 (0.56%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.56%) Ant
7 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (17.32%) Electronics
2 22 (12.29%) Finance
3 21 (11.73%) Telecoms
4 18 (10.06%) Marketing
5 16 (8.94%) Manufacturing
6 10 (5.59%) Games
7 6 (3.35%) Back Office
8 4 (2.23%) Banking
9 3 (1.68%) Retail
10 2 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (31.28%) Administrator
2 53 (29.61%) Systems Administrator
3 35 (19.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (17.88%) Linux Engineer
4 32 (17.88%) Linux Administrator
5 30 (16.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (8.94%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (8.38%) Operations Manager
7 15 (8.38%) Senior Manager
8 14 (7.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.59%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 10 (5.59%) Windows Administrator
12 9 (5.03%) UNIX Engineer
12 9 (5.03%) Architect
13 8 (4.47%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 7 (3.91%) AWS Architect
15 6 (3.35%) Analyst
15 6 (3.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.79%) LAMP
2 26 (14.53%) Web Services
3 15 (8.38%) CGI
4 12 (6.70%) .NET
5 11 (6.15%) Middleware
6 5 (2.79%) Software Packaging
7 4 (2.23%) jQuery
7 4 (2.23%) CSS
8 3 (1.68%) Spring
8 3 (1.68%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (1.68%) Servlets
8 3 (1.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (1.12%) HTML
9 2 (1.12%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.56%) JSON
10 1 (0.56%) HTML5
10 1 (0.56%) CSS3
10 1 (0.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.88%) Management Information System
2 25 (13.97%) Data Centre
3 21 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.94%) DTV
5 9 (5.03%) Clustering
6 8 (4.47%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.47%) Wiki
7 4 (2.23%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.68%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.12%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.56%) Derivative
10 1 (0.56%) Statistics
10 1 (0.56%) Replication
10 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.56%) HACMP
10 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 172 (96.09%) Linux
2 111 (62.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 75 (41.90%) CentOS
4 67 (37.43%) Windows
5 41 (22.91%) Ubuntu
6 26 (14.53%) Debian
6 26 (14.53%) Fedora
7 21 (11.73%) UNIX
8 19 (10.61%) Solaris
8 19 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (9.50%) Oracle Linux
10 12 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (4.47%) Amazon Linux
12 6 (3.35%) Windows 7
13 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (2.23%) HPUX
14 4 (2.23%) SUSE
15 3 (1.68%) AIX
16 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.61%) DevOps
2 44 (24.58%) ITIL
3 42 (23.46%) Configuration Management
4 41 (22.91%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (14.53%) E-Commerce
6 25 (13.97%) Change Management
7 18 (10.06%) Project Management
7 18 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (8.94%) Digital Marketing
8 16 (8.94%) CRM
8 16 (8.94%) Programme Management
9 15 (8.38%) Operations Management
9 15 (8.38%) Project Planning
9 15 (8.38%) Waterfall
10 14 (7.82%) Migration
11 13 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (6.70%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (6.70%) B2B
13 10 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (33.52%) Bash Shell
2 48 (26.82%) Perl
3 46 (25.70%) Java
3 46 (25.70%) Python
4 45 (25.14%) PHP
5 41 (22.91%) Ruby
6 37 (20.67%) SQL
7 35 (19.55%) Shell Script
8 17 (9.50%) PowerShell
9 16 (8.94%) JavaScript
10 6 (3.35%) PHP5
10 6 (3.35%) Korn
11 5 (2.79%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.23%) C
12 4 (2.23%) VBScript
13 3 (1.68%) AWK
13 3 (1.68%) VB
13 3 (1.68%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.68%) Groovy
13 3 (1.68%) sed
Qualifications
1 34 (18.99%) Degree
2 16 (8.94%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.70%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (3.91%) MCITP
6 7 (3.91%) MCSA
7 6 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.79%) MCSE
8 5 (2.79%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.23%) CCNP
10 3 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.68%) Sun Certification
11 2 (1.12%) RHCE
11 2 (1.12%) CCNA
11 2 (1.12%) SCSA
12 1 (0.56%) RHCA
12 1 (0.56%) MCP
12 1 (0.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.47%) QA
2 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.23%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.23%) SLA
3 3 (1.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (23.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (16.20%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.38%) XenApp
3 15 (8.38%) KVM
4 11 (6.15%) vSphere
5 10 (5.59%) Postfix
6 9 (5.03%) iptables
7 8 (4.47%) XenServer
7 8 (4.47%) Samba
8 7 (3.91%) Hyper-V
9 4 (2.23%) VirtualBox
9 4 (2.23%) Firmware
9 4 (2.23%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.23%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (1.68%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.12%) Docker
11 2 (1.12%) Sendmail
11 2 (1.12%) NFS
11 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 86 (48.04%) Puppet
2 32 (17.88%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (9.50%) Nagios
3 17 (9.50%) Graphite
4 14 (7.82%) ZABBIX
5 13 (7.26%) Zenoss
6 7 (3.91%) Salt
7 6 (3.35%) Opsview
7 6 (3.35%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.79%) Data Guard
8 5 (2.79%) Ansible
9 4 (2.23%) Cobbler
9 4 (2.23%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (1.68%) WSUS
10 3 (1.68%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (1.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (1.68%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (1.68%) Cacti
10 3 (1.68%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 71 (39.66%) VMware
2 53 (29.61%) Cisco
3 47 (26.26%) Oracle
4 31 (17.32%) Citrix
5 28 (15.64%) Microsoft
6 18 (10.06%) SAP
7 13 (7.26%) IBM
8 11 (6.15%) Google
9 10 (5.59%) TIBCO
10 9 (5.03%) Avaya
10 9 (5.03%) HP
11 7 (3.91%) NetApp
12 6 (3.35%) Sun
13 5 (2.79%) Symantec
13 5 (2.79%) Juniper
14 3 (1.68%) Sophos
14 3 (1.68%) Dell
14 3 (1.68%) Sybase
14 3 (1.68%) Vertica
14 3 (1.68%) MapR
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Salary: On-call + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £21000. - £25000. per annum + benefits
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Salary: £21,264 - £23,790 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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