The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 April 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 80 73
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 14 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.64% 1.33% 2.24%
As % of the Vendors category 3.46% 3.18% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 24
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £45,000 £60,000
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 South Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 405 503 595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 47.37% 41.92% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 350 423 493
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Red Hat
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in South Wales

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in South Wales over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in South Wales

Red Hat
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Cardiff +7 8 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Torfaen +11 5 £41,500 +10.66%
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -
Red Hat
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Apache
3 14 (51.85%) JBoss
3 14 (51.85%) CentOS
4 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (44.44%) Ubuntu
6 11 (40.74%) Python
6 11 (40.74%) Debian
7 10 (37.04%) Firewall
7 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
7 10 (37.04%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) MySQL
8 9 (33.33%) Oracle
9 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
10 7 (25.93%) Unix
10 7 (25.93%) VoIP
10 7 (25.93%) VMware
11 6 (22.22%) Cisco
11 6 (22.22%) Windows
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 5 (18.52%) HTTP
12 5 (18.52%) Finance
12 5 (18.52%) MPLS
12 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
13 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
13 4 (14.81%) Acme Packet
13 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
13 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 15 (55.56%) Apache
2 14 (51.85%) JBoss
3 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
4 5 (18.52%) OpenStack
5 4 (14.81%) nginx
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) IaaS
2 3 (11.11%) PaaS
2 3 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) GitHub
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) DNS
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
1 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) VoIP
3 5 (18.52%) HTTP
3 5 (18.52%) MPLS
4 4 (14.81%) PBX
4 4 (14.81%) RTP
4 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
5 3 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
6 2 (7.41%) LAN
6 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
6 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
1 3 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Administrator
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) J2EE
1 4 (14.81%) LAMP
1 4 (14.81%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) CentOS
3 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (44.44%) Ubuntu
5 11 (40.74%) Debian
6 7 (25.93%) Unix
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
9 3 (11.11%) AIX
9 3 (11.11%) HPUX
9 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
9 3 (11.11%) OpenBSD
9 3 (11.11%) Solaris
10 1 (3.70%) Gentoo
10 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
2 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (11.11%) JVM Tuning
2 3 (11.11%) Line Management
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 2 (7.41%) DevOps
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.41%) Security Management
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Python
2 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
2 4 (14.81%) C
2 4 (14.81%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) Ruby
2 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) R
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Terraform
2 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) Acme Packet
4 4 (14.81%) Brocade
4 4 (14.81%) SonicWALL
5 3 (11.11%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Avaya
6 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.41%) IBM
6 2 (7.41%) Intel
7 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
7 1 (3.70%) BroadSoft
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.70%) Polycom
7 1 (3.70%) Radware
7 1 (3.70%) Sonus
7 1 (3.70%) Supermicro
7 1 (3.70%) Yealink