The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 134 129
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 36 29 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.34% 1.01% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 3.59% 2.20% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 25
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.79% -21.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £24,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

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 Scotland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1002 1321 1270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 37.22% 46.22% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 623 718 832
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Red Hat as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Scotland

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in Scotland

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Scotland

Red Hat
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 27 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Glasgow +4 6 £51,250 +15.16% 3
South Lanarkshire - 1 £33,000 -
Highlands - 1 £34,000 -
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 53 (63.86%) Linux
2 38 (45.78%) Java
3 32 (38.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (34.94%) Windows
5 28 (33.73%) Python
6 24 (28.92%) C
7 23 (27.71%) Finance
8 21 (25.30%) Unix
9 19 (22.89%) Solaris
10 18 (21.69%) TCP/IP
10 18 (21.69%) Puppet
10 18 (21.69%) Ruby
11 17 (20.48%) C++
12 16 (19.28%) Perl
12 16 (19.28%) VB
12 16 (19.28%) Penetration Testing
12 16 (19.28%) Security Testing
12 16 (19.28%) CREST Certified
13 15 (18.07%) CentOS
13 15 (18.07%) SAN
14 14 (16.87%) AIX
14 14 (16.87%) Configuration Management
15 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (14.46%) Windows Server
17 11 (13.25%) ITIL
17 11 (13.25%) SQL
17 11 (13.25%) EMC
17 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
17 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
18 10 (12.05%) RichFaces

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (7.23%) Apache
2 5 (6.02%) JBoss
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) Moodle
6 1 (1.20%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.20%) nginx
6 1 (1.20%) SAS
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.69%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.07%) SAN
3 3 (3.61%) DNS
3 3 (3.61%) Firewall
4 2 (2.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.20%) HTTP
5 1 (1.20%) LDAP
5 1 (1.20%) NAS
5 1 (1.20%) Network Security
5 1 (1.20%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.20%) SMTP
5 1 (1.20%) SSL
5 1 (1.20%) VLAN
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) MySQL
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.02%) Big Data
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.20%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (1.20%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Maven
2 3 (3.61%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.61%) Subversion
3 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Manual Tester
1 16 (19.28%) Security Tester
1 16 (19.28%) Tester
2 14 (16.87%) Administrator
2 14 (16.87%) Consultant
2 14 (16.87%) Linux Consultant
3 13 (15.66%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (13.25%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (13.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.43%) Architect
5 7 (8.43%) Security Consultant
5 7 (8.43%) Unix Consultant
6 6 (7.23%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.02%) Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.05%) Hibernate
1 10 (12.05%) JPA
1 10 (12.05%) RichFaces
1 10 (12.05%) Web Services
2 6 (7.23%) Apache OpenJPA
2 6 (7.23%) HTML
2 6 (7.23%) JSF
2 6 (7.23%) LAMP
3 4 (4.82%) Apache CXF
3 4 (4.82%) J2EE
3 4 (4.82%) Java EE
3 4 (4.82%) SOAP
3 4 (4.82%) Spring Batch
3 4 (4.82%) XML
3 4 (4.82%) XSD
4 3 (3.61%) Drools
4 3 (3.61%) jBPM
4 3 (3.61%) JMS
4 3 (3.61%) jQuery
4 3 (3.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.84%) Clustering
2 9 (10.84%) Replication
3 3 (3.61%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) PKI
5 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.20%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 53 (63.86%) Linux
2 32 (38.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (34.94%) Windows
4 21 (25.30%) Unix
5 19 (22.89%) Solaris
6 15 (18.07%) CentOS
7 14 (16.87%) AIX
8 12 (14.46%) Windows Server
9 9 (10.84%) Debian
10 5 (6.02%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.20%) HPUX
11 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Penetration Testing
1 16 (19.28%) Security Testing
2 14 (16.87%) Configuration Management
3 11 (13.25%) ITIL
4 10 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (12.05%) Mentoring
4 10 (12.05%) SOA
5 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.84%) High Availability
6 8 (9.64%) Identity Management
6 8 (9.64%) OO
6 8 (9.64%) Programme Delivery
6 8 (9.64%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.43%) DevOps
7 7 (8.43%) Open Source
7 7 (8.43%) Use Case
8 6 (7.23%) BPMN
8 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.78%) Java
2 28 (33.73%) Python
3 24 (28.92%) C
4 18 (21.69%) Ruby
5 17 (20.48%) C++
6 16 (19.28%) Perl
6 16 (19.28%) VB
7 11 (13.25%) SQL
8 10 (12.05%) PHP
9 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
10 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
11 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
12 5 (6.02%) PL/SQL
13 3 (3.61%) C#
14 1 (1.20%) Jython
14 1 (1.20%) Korn
14 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (19.28%) CREST Certified
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) HND
4 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.05%) RHEV
3 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.61%) Docker
5 3 (3.61%) Firmware
5 3 (3.61%) KVM
5 3 (3.61%) NFS
5 3 (3.61%) Samba
5 3 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.61%) Xen
6 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.20%) Gluster
7 1 (1.20%) Squid
7 1 (1.20%) Varnish
7 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (21.69%) Puppet
2 13 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (10.84%) Rundeck
4 8 (9.64%) Control-M
4 8 (9.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (8.43%) Ansible
6 4 (4.82%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (3.61%) Nagios
8 2 (2.41%) SCOM
8 2 (2.41%) SELinux
9 1 (1.20%) Capistrano
9 1 (1.20%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.20%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.20%) SCCM
9 1 (1.20%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.20%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (13.25%) EMC
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
2 8 (9.64%) VMware
3 7 (8.43%) Splunk
4 5 (6.02%) IBM
4 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco
5 3 (3.61%) HP
5 3 (3.61%) Juniper
6 2 (2.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.41%) Dell
6 2 (2.41%) F5
7 1 (1.20%) Adobe
7 1 (1.20%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.20%) Citrix
7 1 (1.20%) Perforce
7 1 (1.20%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.20%) Symantec
7 1 (1.20%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.20%) Veritas
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