The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 89 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 14 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.02% 1.96% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.55% 8.05% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 16
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £29,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.64% +1.25%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
394 298 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.61% 24.31% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 342 273 280
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Wales region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Wales

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 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
South Wales -19 14 £40,000 +21.21%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Enterprise Linux.

1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (93.75%) Red Hat
3 18 (56.25%) CentOS
4 16 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 15 (46.88%) Perl
6 14 (43.75%) Java
7 12 (37.50%) Apache
7 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 10 (31.25%) Client/Server
8 10 (31.25%) MySQL
8 10 (31.25%) JUnit
8 10 (31.25%) Scrum
8 10 (31.25%) TDD
8 10 (31.25%) Korn
8 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
8 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
8 10 (31.25%) BDD
8 10 (31.25%) User Experience
9 9 (28.13%) Confluence
9 9 (28.13%) JIRA
9 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (28.13%) VMware
9 9 (28.13%) Windows
10 8 (25.00%) DVB
10 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
10 8 (25.00%) Perforce
10 8 (25.00%) Statistics
10 8 (25.00%) Test Management
10 8 (25.00%) Product Management

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) Apache
2 9 (28.13%) Confluence
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (25.00%) DVB
3 6 (18.75%) HTTP
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) SAN
5 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (3.13%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (3.13%) IPsec
6 1 (3.13%) VLAN
6 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) PPTP
6 1 (3.13%) LAN
6 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
2 6 (18.75%) Data Mining
2 6 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) JUnit
1 10 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 10 (31.25%) Cucumber
2 9 (28.13%) JIRA
3 8 (25.00%) TestLink
4 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 4 (12.50%) Xcode
5 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.75%) Marketing
1 6 (18.75%) Advertising
2 2 (6.25%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Operations Manager
1 6 (18.75%) Test Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Client/Server
1 10 (31.25%) User Experience
2 8 (25.00%) Statistics
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) CentOS
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) UNIX
4 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Debian
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Scrum
1 10 (31.25%) TDD
1 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (31.25%) BDD
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Test Management
3 8 (25.00%) Product Management
4 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 6 (18.75%) Regression Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Mobile Marketing
5 5 (15.63%) Bug Management
5 5 (15.63%) Line Management
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) Operations Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 15 (46.88%) Perl
3 14 (43.75%) Java
4 10 (31.25%) Korn
5 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 7 (21.88%) Python
7 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.50%) SQL
9 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
9 3 (9.38%) PHP
10 1 (3.13%) AWK
10 1 (3.13%) Groovy
10 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) RHCE
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) vSphere
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Squid
3 2 (6.25%) Xen
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Zenoss
2 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Red Hat
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Perforce
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) Verint
7 1 (3.13%) Teradata
7 1 (3.13%) Brocade
7 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) Informatica
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya