Period
to 24 January 2018

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 6 months to 24 January 2018 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
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 77 93
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 23 53 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.69% 2.72% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.90% 6.35% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 49
South Wales median annual salary £36,660 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.24% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,050 £24,875 £32,000
90th Percentile £51,500 £47,500 £45,950
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

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 South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 589 835 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 43.18% 42.89% 42.88%
Number of salaries quoted 520 730 884
South Wales median annual salary £38,250 £36,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.79% - +4.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,488 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,250 £52,125
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +4.17% +2.86%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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 6 months to 24 January 2018. 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
Cardiff +5 18 £36,660 +4.74% 3
Torfaen +1 2 - -
Caerphilly - 2 £55,000 -
Newport -3 1 £31,500 -16.00%
Red Hat
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) CentOS
3 11 (47.83%) Unix
3 11 (47.83%) VMware
4 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Ansible
5 8 (34.78%) Java
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) Debian
6 7 (30.43%) DevOps
6 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (30.43%) Ubuntu
7 6 (26.09%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
7 6 (26.09%) VPN
8 5 (21.74%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) EMC
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
8 5 (21.74%) vSphere
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
9 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
1 6 (26.09%) VPN
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (17.39%) IPsec
2 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
2 4 (17.39%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) VLAN
3 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) MPLS
4 2 (8.70%) SNMP
4 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Ant
1 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) TestLink
2 1 (4.35%) VersionOne
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) AIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) J2EE
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.70%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) CentOS
3 11 (47.83%) Unix
4 8 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (30.43%) Debian
5 7 (30.43%) Ubuntu
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
7 4 (17.39%) Solaris
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (4.35%) AIX
9 1 (4.35%) Android
9 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (30.43%) DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Network Management
5 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (21.74%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) Groovy
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) AWK
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Korn
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) GDPR
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) KVM
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Ansible
2 3 (13.04%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.35%) Packer
4 1 (4.35%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) EMC
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 3 (13.04%) Dell
7 2 (8.70%) Avaya
7 2 (8.70%) Brocade
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) NetApp
7 2 (8.70%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (8.70%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.35%) Splunk