Period
to 24 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 2019 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 > Wales
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 108 95
Rank change year-on-year +39 -13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 55 30 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.86% 1.56% 2.34%
As % of the Vendors category 7.75% 3.41% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 24 47
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,525 £30,200 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,625 £51,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 710 881 1,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.98% 45.72% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 613 696 880
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,100 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Wales

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Red Hat in Wales

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Wales over the 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Red Hat in Wales

Red Hat
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 24 January 2019. 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
South Wales +25 51 £45,000 +22.75% 5
West Wales +1 4 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (56.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 31 (56.36%) DevOps
3 27 (49.09%) CentOS
4 25 (45.45%) Ansible
5 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (30.91%) Python
7 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (25.45%) VMware
8 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
9 13 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (23.64%) Wireshark
10 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 11 (20.00%) Puppet
11 10 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (18.18%) Firewall
11 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 10 (18.18%) Unix
11 10 (18.18%) Web Services
12 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (16.36%) Shell Script
12 9 (16.36%) Maven
12 9 (16.36%) Ubuntu
12 9 (16.36%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (14.55%) Docker
13 8 (14.55%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (14.55%) EMC
13 8 (14.55%) Solaris
13 8 (14.55%) SQL Server

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (12.73%) JBoss
2 6 (10.91%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.27%) OpenStack
4 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 3 (5.45%) nginx
4 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.18%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (10.91%) IaaS
4 6 (10.91%) Stackdriver
5 4 (7.27%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (7.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (7.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (7.27%) Serverless
6 3 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (3.64%) PaaS
8 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) Wireshark
2 10 (18.18%) Firewall
2 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.73%) RTP
3 7 (12.73%) VoIP
4 6 (10.91%) DNS
5 5 (9.09%) VLAN
6 4 (7.27%) PBX
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.45%) FTP
7 3 (5.45%) IPsec
7 3 (5.45%) NetScaler
7 3 (5.45%) SAN
7 3 (5.45%) VPN
8 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.64%) HTTP
8 2 (3.64%) MPLS
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.82%) Network Security
9 1 (1.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (5.45%) MariaDB
4 3 (5.45%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.45%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.45%) Redis
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.36%) Maven
2 9 (16.36%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (10.91%) CF BOSH
4 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.82%) Ant
6 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Billing
3 1 (1.82%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Military
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Cloud Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Administrator
2 14 (25.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) DevOps Administrator
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) IT Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Unix Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) IT Support
7 5 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Junior
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) Web Services
2 6 (10.91%) REST
3 4 (7.27%) Middleware
4 3 (5.45%) Java EE
4 3 (5.45%) LAMP
4 3 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.64%) J2EE
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Axis
6 1 (1.82%) JSON
6 1 (1.82%) SOAP
6 1 (1.82%) WSDL
6 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Cloud Native
2 4 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.45%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.45%) Replication
3 3 (5.45%) Wiki
4 2 (3.64%) CMDB
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) CESG
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) LPAR
5 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 31 (56.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (49.09%) CentOS
4 10 (18.18%) Unix
5 9 (16.36%) Ubuntu
6 8 (14.55%) Solaris
7 7 (12.73%) SUSE
7 7 (12.73%) Windows
8 4 (7.27%) Debian
8 4 (7.27%) Fedora
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
9 3 (5.45%) AIX
9 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) DevOps
2 13 (23.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (14.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (12.73%) Deployment Automation
4 7 (12.73%) Load Balancing
4 7 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (10.91%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.27%) Migration
7 4 (7.27%) Storage Management
8 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.45%) Change Management
8 3 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (5.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (5.45%) ITIL
8 3 (5.45%) Open Source
8 3 (5.45%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (5.45%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) Python
2 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (16.36%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.55%) Java
4 8 (14.55%) SQL
5 7 (12.73%) Groovy
5 7 (12.73%) Ruby
6 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.64%) C
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) MCSA
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.55%) Docker
3 3 (5.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (45.45%) Ansible
2 11 (20.00%) Puppet
3 10 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (12.73%) Kubernetes
5 4 (7.27%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.64%) Terraform
7 1 (1.82%) Packer
7 1 (1.82%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) VMware
2 8 (14.55%) EMC
3 6 (10.91%) Google
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) Splunk
4 5 (9.09%) NetApp
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco
6 3 (5.45%) Citrix
6 3 (5.45%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (5.45%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.82%) Gemalto
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle