Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 95 104
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 47 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.39% 2.33% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 6.16% 5.30% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 40
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £37,080 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.36% -1.12% -5.06%
10th Percentile £30,466 £28,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £48,125
UK median annual salary £56,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.65% +4.00% -

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 763 887 1,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.81% 44.02% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 591 778 911
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,925 £23,000 £21,725
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 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
South Wales 0 44 £46,250 +24.73% 10
West Wales +13 3 £31,100 -20.88% 1
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (53.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (51.06%) Ansible
4 22 (46.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 21 (44.68%) DevOps
5 21 (44.68%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (40.43%) CentOS
7 15 (31.91%) Unix
7 15 (31.91%) Python
7 15 (31.91%) VMware
7 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
8 14 (29.79%) Bash Shell
9 13 (27.66%) Wireshark
9 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (27.66%) Firewall
9 13 (27.66%) Docker
10 12 (25.53%) Solaris
10 12 (25.53%) Ubuntu
10 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (21.28%) Groovy
11 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
12 9 (19.15%) EMC
12 9 (19.15%) Web Services
12 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (19.15%) Puppet
13 8 (17.02%) Terraform
13 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (14.89%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 7 (14.89%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (14.89%) Kubernetes

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 5 (10.64%) JBoss
2 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (44.68%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (12.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (12.77%) Stackdriver
5 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.13%) G Suite
6 1 (2.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Firewall
1 13 (27.66%) Wireshark
2 5 (10.64%) VPN
3 4 (8.51%) RTP
3 4 (8.51%) SAN
3 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.51%) VoIP
4 3 (6.38%) IPsec
4 3 (6.38%) SMS
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.26%) DNS
5 2 (4.26%) LAN
5 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.26%) VLAN
5 2 (4.26%) WAN
5 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.38%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) MariaDB
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (12.77%) CF BOSH
2 6 (12.77%) Maven
2 6 (12.77%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
1 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Administrator
5 8 (17.02%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (14.89%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Unix Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) DevOps Administrator
8 5 (10.64%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Cloud Automation Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (4.26%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) Web Services
2 6 (12.77%) REST
3 3 (6.38%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (4.26%) Java EE
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Axis
5 1 (2.13%) J2EE
5 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Cloud Native
2 4 (8.51%) CMDB
3 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) CESG
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (53.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (40.43%) CentOS
4 15 (31.91%) Unix
5 12 (25.53%) Solaris
5 12 (25.53%) Ubuntu
6 5 (10.64%) Debian
7 4 (8.51%) SUSE
8 3 (6.38%) AIX
8 3 (6.38%) HPUX
8 3 (6.38%) Windows
9 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (44.68%) DevOps
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (14.89%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 6 (12.77%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Change Management
7 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.64%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.51%) High Availability
8 4 (8.51%) Scrum
9 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.38%) Project Management
9 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) Python
2 14 (29.79%) Bash Shell
3 10 (21.28%) Groovy
3 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.64%) Perl
4 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.51%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) Java
7 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) MCSA
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Docker
1 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) vSphere
3 3 (6.38%) KVM
3 3 (6.38%) Xen
4 1 (2.13%) iptables
4 1 (2.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 24 (51.06%) Ansible
2 9 (19.15%) Puppet
3 8 (17.02%) Terraform
4 7 (14.89%) Kubernetes
5 6 (12.77%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (6.38%) Packer
6 3 (6.38%) Salt
6 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
6 3 (6.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) VMware
2 9 (19.15%) EMC
3 7 (14.89%) Google
3 7 (14.89%) NetApp
4 6 (12.77%) Splunk
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco
6 3 (6.38%) BMC
6 3 (6.38%) Brocade
6 3 (6.38%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) IBM
6 3 (6.38%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.26%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle
7 2 (4.26%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.13%) Gemalto