Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 98 99
Rank change year-on-year +19 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 59 47 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.87% 2.32% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 7.43% 4.90% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 50
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,375 £28,450 £31,075
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK median annual salary £57,080 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.72% +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 794 960 1,159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.68% 47.41% 44.37%
Number of salaries quoted 645 814 930
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,575 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +6 57 £45,000 +20.00% 5
West Wales +9 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Red Hat
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (50.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (49.15%) DevOps
4 28 (47.46%) Ansible
4 28 (47.46%) CentOS
5 21 (35.59%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (32.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 18 (30.51%) Python
8 17 (28.81%) VMware
8 17 (28.81%) Wireshark
9 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
10 14 (23.73%) Ubuntu
10 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (22.03%) Firewall
11 13 (22.03%) Unix
11 13 (22.03%) Docker
12 12 (20.34%) Web Services
12 12 (20.34%) Solaris
12 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
13 11 (18.64%) Puppet
13 11 (18.64%) Groovy
13 11 (18.64%) EMC
14 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
14 10 (16.95%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (16.95%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (15.25%) Sonatype Nexus
15 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
15 9 (15.25%) Data Warehouse

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 (11.86%) JBoss
2 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.47%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.08%) Apache Solr
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) nginx
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.59%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (13.56%) Stackdriver
4 4 (6.78%) IaaS
5 3 (5.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (3.39%) PaaS
6 2 (3.39%) Serverless
7 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) Wireshark
2 13 (22.03%) Firewall
3 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
4 8 (13.56%) RTP
4 8 (13.56%) VoIP
5 4 (6.78%) DNS
5 4 (6.78%) PBX
5 4 (6.78%) VLAN
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (5.08%) IPsec
6 3 (5.08%) NetScaler
6 3 (5.08%) SAN
6 3 (5.08%) VPN
7 2 (3.39%) HTTP
7 2 (3.39%) SMS
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.69%) MPLS
8 1 (1.69%) Network Security
8 1 (1.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) MariaDB
3 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.25%) Maven
2 9 (15.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (13.56%) CF BOSH
4 4 (6.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.69%) Ant
7 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Cloud Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (25.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (22.03%) Administrator
4 13 (22.03%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (13.56%) DevOps Administrator
6 7 (11.86%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Unix Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) IT Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) IT Support
8 5 (8.47%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Cloud Automation Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) Web Services
2 8 (13.56%) REST
3 3 (5.08%) Java EE
3 3 (5.08%) Middleware
4 2 (3.39%) J2EE
4 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Axis
5 1 (1.69%) JSON
5 1 (1.69%) SOAP
5 1 (1.69%) WSDL
5 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Cloud Native
2 4 (6.78%) CMDB
2 4 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.08%) Replication
4 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) CESG
5 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (50.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (47.46%) CentOS
4 14 (23.73%) Ubuntu
5 13 (22.03%) Unix
6 12 (20.34%) Solaris
7 8 (13.56%) SUSE
8 7 (11.86%) Windows
9 5 (8.47%) Debian
10 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
11 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (3.39%) AIX
12 2 (3.39%) Fedora
13 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) DevOps
2 19 (32.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (16.95%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (16.95%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (13.56%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
6 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) Change Management
7 5 (8.47%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.08%) Scrum
9 3 (5.08%) Software Deployment
10 2 (3.39%) BDD
10 2 (3.39%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) Python
2 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
3 11 (18.64%) Groovy
4 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.17%) Java
5 6 (10.17%) SQL
6 4 (6.78%) Perl
7 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.39%) C
8 2 (3.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) MCSA
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (22.03%) Docker
1 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) vSphere
3 2 (3.39%) KVM
3 2 (3.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (47.46%) Ansible
2 11 (18.64%) Puppet
3 10 (16.95%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (13.56%) Kubernetes
5 4 (6.78%) Terraform
6 2 (3.39%) Packer
6 2 (3.39%) Salt
6 2 (3.39%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.69%) Rundeck
7 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) VMware
2 11 (18.64%) EMC
3 8 (13.56%) Google
3 8 (13.56%) NetApp
3 8 (13.56%) Splunk
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix
6 3 (5.08%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (5.08%) Rackspace
7 2 (3.39%) Brocade
8 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.69%) Gemalto
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle