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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
UK / Scotland
Rank 86 123 130
Rank change year-on-year +37 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 46 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.00% 1.40% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 4.93% 3.17% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 14
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 933 1295 1225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.53% 44.14% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 577 792 772
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% +8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,575
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +12 30 £37,500 -14.28% 4
Glasgow +23 10 £40,000 +17.64%
West Lothian - 2 £30,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £31,500 - 3
Red Hat
UK

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (61.63%) Linux
2 46 (53.49%) Java
3 37 (43.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (29.07%) Web Services
4 25 (29.07%) Windows
5 24 (27.91%) SOA
5 24 (27.91%) Finance
6 22 (25.58%) Hibernate
6 22 (25.58%) JPA
6 22 (25.58%) Mentoring
7 19 (22.09%) RichFaces
8 17 (19.77%) Solaris
8 17 (19.77%) SQL
8 17 (19.77%) Oracle
9 16 (18.60%) OO
9 16 (18.60%) VMware
9 16 (18.60%) Oracle Database
9 16 (18.60%) Use Case
10 15 (17.44%) Python
10 15 (17.44%) Domain Models
11 14 (16.28%) Wireframes
11 14 (16.28%) UML
11 14 (16.28%) OOA/OOD
11 14 (16.28%) BPMN
11 14 (16.28%) Apache OpenJPA
12 13 (15.12%) JSF
12 13 (15.12%) PL/SQL
13 12 (13.95%) Unix
13 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
13 12 (13.95%) CentOS

Red Hat
Top Related 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 10 (11.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (10.47%) Apache
3 7 (8.14%) JBoss
3 7 (8.14%) nginx
4 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.16%) SAS
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.16%) Houdini
2 1 (1.16%) Maya
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) NUKE
2 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.49%) SaaS
3 2 (2.33%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.98%) SAN
3 5 (5.81%) LDAP
4 4 (4.65%) Firewall
5 2 (2.33%) DNS
5 2 (2.33%) Network Security
6 1 (1.16%) DHCP
6 1 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.16%) HTTP
6 1 (1.16%) LAN
6 1 (1.16%) NAS
6 1 (1.16%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.16%) SMTP
6 1 (1.16%) SSL
6 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.81%) MySQL
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (1.16%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.16%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Eclipse
1 4 (4.65%) Maven
1 4 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (27.91%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Law
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Games
4 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.16%) Publishing
5 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (18.60%) Architect
2 13 (15.12%) Technical Architect
3 11 (12.79%) Administrator
3 11 (12.79%) Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (11.63%) Tester
5 9 (10.47%) Manual Tester
5 9 (10.47%) Security Tester
6 7 (8.14%) Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (8.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (6.98%) Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Java Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Associate Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.07%) Web Services
2 22 (25.58%) Hibernate
2 22 (25.58%) JPA
3 19 (22.09%) RichFaces
4 14 (16.28%) Apache OpenJPA
5 13 (15.12%) JSF
6 10 (11.63%) Apache CXF
7 9 (10.47%) Java EE
8 8 (9.30%) J2EE
8 8 (9.30%) SOAP
8 8 (9.30%) XML
8 8 (9.30%) XSD
9 7 (8.14%) HTML
10 6 (6.98%) Middleware
10 6 (6.98%) Spring Batch
11 5 (5.81%) LAMP
11 5 (5.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 5 (5.81%) Spring
12 4 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
12 4 (4.65%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.81%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (5.81%) Replication
2 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.16%) Animation
4 1 (1.16%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) PKI
4 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (61.63%) Linux
2 37 (43.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (29.07%) Windows
4 17 (19.77%) Solaris
5 12 (13.95%) CentOS
5 12 (13.95%) Unix
6 11 (12.79%) Windows Server
7 6 (6.98%) AIX
8 5 (5.81%) Debian
8 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.65%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.16%) HPUX
10 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.91%) SOA
2 22 (25.58%) Mentoring
3 16 (18.60%) OO
3 16 (18.60%) Use Case
4 15 (17.44%) Domain Models
5 14 (16.28%) BPMN
5 14 (16.28%) OOA/OOD
5 14 (16.28%) UML
5 14 (16.28%) Wireframes
6 12 (13.95%) DevOps
6 12 (13.95%) Open Source
7 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.63%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (11.63%) Security Testing
8 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.47%) Security Monitoring
8 9 (10.47%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.30%) High Availability
9 8 (9.30%) Scrum
9 8 (9.30%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (53.49%) Java
2 17 (19.77%) SQL
3 15 (17.44%) Python
4 13 (15.12%) PL/SQL
5 10 (11.63%) C
5 10 (11.63%) C++
5 10 (11.63%) Ruby
5 10 (11.63%) VB
6 9 (10.47%) Perl
6 9 (10.47%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.81%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.81%) PHP
8 4 (4.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.33%) C#
10 1 (1.16%) Korn
10 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) CREST Certified
2 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) RHCE
3 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) HND
5 1 (1.16%) CISSP
5 1 (1.16%) MCSA
5 1 (1.16%) MCSE
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.63%) NFS
2 10 (11.63%) Samba
3 6 (6.98%) Firmware
4 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.65%) Docker
5 4 (4.65%) Varnish
6 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.49%) KVM
6 3 (3.49%) RHEV
6 3 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (3.49%) Xen
7 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.16%) Gluster
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Puppet
2 9 (10.47%) Ansible
2 9 (10.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.49%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.16%) Nagios
4 1 (1.16%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.16%) SCCM
4 1 (1.16%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (19.77%) Oracle
2 16 (18.60%) VMware
3 7 (8.14%) IBM
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.81%) Splunk
5 4 (4.65%) HP
6 3 (3.49%) Juniper
7 2 (2.33%) Cisco
7 2 (2.33%) Dell
7 2 (2.33%) EMC
7 2 (2.33%) Symantec
8 1 (1.16%) Adobe
8 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix
8 1 (1.16%) F5
8 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.16%) Veritas
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