The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat
South Wales > Cardiff
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 63 65
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 8 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.61% 1.43% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 3.66% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 9
Cardiff median annual salary £30,500 £37,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.66% +38.88%  
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,250 £21,450
90th Percentile £39,200 £44,500 £46,250
South Wales median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -9.33% -5.06%  

Red Hat is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 188 273 333
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 37.83% 39.06% 43.19%
Number of salaries quoted 245 464 435
Cardiff median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -  
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,450 £55,000 £48,750
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Cardiff

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Red Hat in Cardiff

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Cardiff over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
4 8 (47.06%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
5 7 (41.18%) Ubuntu
5 7 (41.18%) CentOS
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (35.29%) VPN
6 6 (35.29%) DHCP
6 6 (35.29%) Apache
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) MySQL
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) Java
8 4 (23.53%) Python
8 4 (23.53%) PBX
8 4 (23.53%) VoIP
8 4 (23.53%) JBoss
8 4 (23.53%) MPLS
8 4 (23.53%) RTP
8 4 (23.53%) Debian
8 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (23.53%) SonicWALL
8 4 (23.53%) Brocade
8 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
8 4 (23.53%) Acme Packet
8 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 8 (47.06%) DNS
4 6 (35.29%) DHCP
4 6 (35.29%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) MPLS
5 4 (23.53%) PBX
5 4 (23.53%) RTP
5 4 (23.53%) VoIP
5 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
6 3 (17.65%) HTTP
6 3 (17.65%) SSL
7 2 (11.76%) BGP
7 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
7 2 (11.76%) IGRP
7 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 2 (11.76%) LAN
7 2 (11.76%) OSPF
7 2 (11.76%) SNMP
7 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Maven
1 2 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Support
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Xbox
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) CentOS
2 7 (41.18%) Ubuntu
3 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Debian
5 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Task Automation
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) JVM Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Network Design
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.76%) C
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Acme Packet
2 4 (23.53%) Brocade
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) SonicWALL
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Veritas
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds