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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 87 96 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -35
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 12 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.95% 0.45% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.96% 1.81% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 26
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,300 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
303 331 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.03% 24.65% 24.98%
Number of salaries quoted 276 302 252
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 20 November 2014.

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 20 November 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
South Wales +18 12 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
UK

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 31 (96.88%) Red Hat
3 19 (59.38%) Apache
4 14 (43.75%) SAN
5 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
6 12 (37.50%) MySQL
6 12 (37.50%) IBM
7 11 (34.38%) AIX
7 11 (34.38%) Python
8 10 (31.25%) ITIL
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco
8 10 (31.25%) Firewall
9 9 (28.13%) RHCE
10 8 (25.00%) Perl
10 8 (25.00%) HACMP
10 8 (25.00%) Clustering
10 8 (25.00%) NetBackup
10 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (21.88%) Ruby
11 7 (21.88%) VMware
11 7 (21.88%) UNIX
12 6 (18.75%) Internet
12 6 (18.75%) IBM AIX Certification
12 6 (18.75%) Veritas
12 6 (18.75%) Windows
12 6 (18.75%) HTTP
12 6 (18.75%) PowerHA
12 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (15.63%) CentOS
13 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 19 (59.38%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) nginx
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) SAN
2 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
3 10 (31.25%) Firewall
4 6 (18.75%) Internet
4 6 (18.75%) HTTP
5 4 (12.50%) LAN
5 4 (12.50%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) DNS
6 3 (9.38%) SNMP
6 3 (9.38%) VLAN
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.25%) IPsec
7 2 (6.25%) SSH
7 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
7 2 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JUnit
1 1 (3.13%) JMeter
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) TestLink
General
1 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Administrator
3 8 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (21.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (21.88%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (18.75%) Linux Support
5 6 (18.75%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) AIX Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Test Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Network Support
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Support
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) LAMP
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) HACMP
1 8 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) DTV
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (34.38%) AIX
3 7 (21.88%) UNIX
4 6 (18.75%) Windows
5 5 (15.63%) CentOS
6 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 4 (12.50%) HPUX
6 4 (12.50%) Solaris
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.38%) SUSE
7 3 (9.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) TDD
3 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Scrum
3 4 (12.50%) BDD
3 4 (12.50%) DevOps
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Network Management
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile Marketing
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Test Management
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 8 (25.00%) Perl
2 8 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (21.88%) Ruby
4 4 (12.50%) Korn
5 3 (9.38%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) AWK
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Groovy
7 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) RHCE
2 6 (18.75%) IBM AIX Certification
3 3 (9.38%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (18.75%) PowerHA
2 5 (15.63%) Xen
3 3 (9.38%) XenServer
3 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.25%) Squid
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) NFS
5 1 (3.13%) Samba
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Red Hat
2 12 (37.50%) IBM
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 6 (18.75%) Veritas
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.38%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) Dell
8 2 (6.25%) BMC
8 2 (6.25%) Nokia
8 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.25%) Remedy
8 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
9 1 (3.13%) Verint
9 1 (3.13%) Perforce
9 1 (3.13%) Google
9 1 (3.13%) EMC
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