Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 146 186
Rank change year-on-year +5 +40 -46
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 87 70 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.54% 1.35% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 3.75% 2.97% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 61 53 38
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +1.49% +0.90%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,950 £32,675
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £78,375
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2320 2355 2615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.11% 45.40% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1426 1694
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,661 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -18 49 £30,000 -31.43% 3
Glasgow -4 25 £45,000 +1.69% 4
South Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Highlands - 1 £34,000 -
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 79 (90.80%) Linux
2 38 (43.68%) Puppet
3 34 (39.08%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (34.48%) Python
6 29 (33.33%) Windows
7 28 (32.18%) ITIL
8 23 (26.44%) Unix
8 23 (26.44%) PowerShell
8 23 (26.44%) Ansible
9 22 (25.29%) Data Centre
10 21 (24.14%) Perl
11 20 (22.99%) PHP
11 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (21.84%) Java
12 19 (21.84%) CentOS
13 18 (20.69%) Configuration Management
14 17 (19.54%) TCP/IP
14 17 (19.54%) Ubuntu
15 16 (18.39%) Nagios
15 16 (18.39%) Finance
16 15 (17.24%) LAN
16 15 (17.24%) WAN
16 15 (17.24%) C
16 15 (17.24%) MySQL
16 15 (17.24%) AIX
17 14 (16.09%) VPN
17 14 (16.09%) DNS
17 14 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (16.09%) Firewall

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 12 (13.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (6.90%) JBoss
3 5 (5.75%) Apache
4 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.30%) Moodle
5 2 (2.30%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Houdini
1 2 (2.30%) Maya
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.30%) NUKE
1 2 (2.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.30%) SaaS
5 1 (1.15%) IaaS
5 1 (1.15%) Office 365
5 1 (1.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.54%) TCP/IP
2 15 (17.24%) LAN
2 15 (17.24%) WAN
3 14 (16.09%) DNS
3 14 (16.09%) Firewall
3 14 (16.09%) VPN
4 12 (13.79%) Cisco IPT
4 12 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (13.79%) IP Telephony
4 12 (13.79%) MPLS
4 12 (13.79%) Network Security
4 12 (13.79%) SAN
4 12 (13.79%) Wireless
5 10 (11.49%) SSL
6 8 (9.20%) IPsec
7 7 (8.05%) DHCP
7 7 (8.05%) HTTP
7 7 (8.05%) SMTP
8 2 (2.30%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) MySQL
2 12 (13.79%) Big Data
3 7 (8.05%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.05%) Redis
3 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.45%) Maven
5 2 (2.30%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.15%) Codeship
6 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.15%) Subversion
6 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 13 (14.94%) Law
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Dutch Language
4 2 (2.30%) French Language
4 2 (2.30%) Games
4 2 (2.30%) German Language
4 2 (2.30%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (25.29%) Consultant
2 19 (21.84%) Linux Consultant
3 14 (16.09%) Architect
4 12 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) Network Architect
5 11 (12.64%) Analytics Consultant
5 11 (12.64%) Big Data Consultant
5 11 (12.64%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 11 (12.64%) Data Consultant
5 11 (12.64%) Security Consultant
5 11 (12.64%) Splunk Consultant
5 11 (12.64%) Trainee
5 11 (12.64%) Trainee Consultant
6 10 (11.49%) Administrator
7 9 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Linux Administrator
8 8 (9.20%) Unix Consultant
9 7 (8.05%) Manual Tester
9 7 (8.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) HTML
1 3 (3.45%) Java EE
1 3 (3.45%) jQuery
1 3 (3.45%) LAMP
1 3 (3.45%) Middleware
2 2 (2.30%) COM
2 2 (2.30%) CSS
2 2 (2.30%) Django
2 2 (2.30%) HTML5
2 2 (2.30%) JSON
2 2 (2.30%) SOAP
2 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.15%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.15%) JMS
3 1 (1.15%) Node.js
3 1 (1.15%) XML
3 1 (1.15%) XSD
3 1 (1.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.79%) Blackberry
3 8 (9.20%) Clustering
3 8 (9.20%) Replication
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.30%) Animation
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) VLE
6 1 (1.15%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 79 (90.80%) Linux
2 33 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (33.33%) Windows
4 23 (26.44%) Unix
5 19 (21.84%) CentOS
6 17 (19.54%) Ubuntu
7 15 (17.24%) AIX
8 12 (13.79%) Solaris
8 12 (13.79%) Windows Server
9 11 (12.64%) Debian
10 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.30%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.30%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.30%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (1.15%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.18%) ITIL
2 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.69%) Configuration Management
4 14 (16.09%) Security Monitoring
4 14 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (14.94%) DevOps
5 13 (14.94%) Scrum
6 12 (13.79%) Analytics
6 12 (13.79%) Big Data Analytics
6 12 (13.79%) Data Analytics
6 12 (13.79%) Network Design
6 12 (13.79%) Network Segmentation
6 12 (13.79%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (13.79%) TOGAF
6 12 (13.79%) Translating Business Requirements
6 12 (13.79%) Zachman Framework
7 11 (12.64%) Asset Management
8 9 (10.34%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) Python
2 23 (26.44%) PowerShell
3 21 (24.14%) Perl
4 20 (22.99%) PHP
5 19 (21.84%) Java
6 15 (17.24%) C
7 14 (16.09%) Bash Shell
8 13 (14.94%) Shell Script
9 11 (12.64%) Ruby
10 7 (8.05%) C++
10 7 (8.05%) VB
11 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
12 4 (4.60%) SQL
13 3 (3.45%) C#
14 1 (1.15%) Jython
14 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) CCIE
1 12 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (13.79%) CISSP
2 7 (8.05%) CREST Certified
2 7 (8.05%) RHCE
3 4 (4.60%) Degree
4 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.20%) RHEV
3 5 (5.75%) Docker
3 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.30%) Firmware
5 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.30%) NFS
5 2 (2.30%) Samba
5 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 38 (43.68%) Puppet
2 34 (39.08%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (26.44%) Ansible
4 16 (18.39%) Nagios
5 10 (11.49%) Rundeck
6 8 (9.20%) Cacti
6 8 (9.20%) Control-M
6 8 (9.20%) SmokePing
6 8 (9.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (8.05%) CFEngine
7 7 (8.05%) Grafana
7 7 (8.05%) ZABBIX
8 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (3.45%) yum
9 2 (2.30%) Capistrano
9 2 (2.30%) Graphite
10 1 (1.15%) Icinga
10 1 (1.15%) Kubernetes
10 1 (1.15%) Linux-HA
10 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) CyberArk
1 13 (14.94%) Splunk
2 12 (13.79%) CheckPoint
2 12 (13.79%) Cisco
2 12 (13.79%) Varonis
3 11 (12.64%) Charles River
3 11 (12.64%) EMC
4 8 (9.20%) VMware
5 7 (8.05%) IBM
6 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.45%) Oracle
7 2 (2.30%) Citrix
7 2 (2.30%) Dell
7 2 (2.30%) F5
7 2 (2.30%) Perforce
7 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.30%) Symantec
8 1 (1.15%) Adobe
8 1 (1.15%) Brocade
8 1 (1.15%) ForeScout