The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 102 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.34% 1.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.22% 0.89% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
575 564 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.26% 38.24% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 462 449 575
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cambridge region.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (89.47%) Red Hat
3 19 (50.00%) Migration
4 18 (47.37%) SQL
5 17 (44.74%) Oracle
5 17 (44.74%) VMware
6 16 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (39.47%) DNS
7 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
7 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
8 14 (36.84%) T-SQL
8 14 (36.84%) SAP
8 14 (36.84%) ITIL
8 14 (36.84%) Apache
8 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
8 14 (36.84%) RHCE
8 14 (36.84%) Firewall
9 12 (31.58%) Python
9 12 (31.58%) ERP
9 12 (31.58%) Degree
9 12 (31.58%) CentOS
10 11 (28.95%) Perl
10 11 (28.95%) DHCP
10 11 (28.95%) EMC
10 11 (28.95%) Oracle EBS
10 11 (28.95%) SCOM
11 10 (26.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 10 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
11 10 (26.32%) Computer Science

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (36.84%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) DNS
2 14 (36.84%) Firewall
3 11 (28.95%) DHCP
4 7 (18.42%) Network Security
5 4 (10.53%) WAN
5 4 (10.53%) VPN
5 4 (10.53%) Internet
5 4 (10.53%) OSPF
5 4 (10.53%) BGP
6 2 (5.26%) SAN
7 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle Database
2 7 (18.42%) Big Data
3 5 (13.16%) Text Mining
4 2 (5.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) Bugzilla
2 4 (10.53%) TestLink
3 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 10 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Systems Administrator
2 25 (65.79%) Administrator
3 16 (42.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (42.11%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Test Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) IT Support
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) HTML
1 3 (7.89%) CSS
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (5.26%) SAP Basis
2 2 (5.26%) RESTful
2 2 (5.26%) HTML5
2 2 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 9 (23.68%) PKI
3 8 (21.05%) IPTV
4 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
5 4 (10.53%) Streaming Media
6 3 (7.89%) Informatics
6 3 (7.89%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) CentOS
3 8 (21.05%) Windows
4 7 (18.42%) UNIX
5 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Migration
2 16 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (36.84%) ITIL
4 12 (31.58%) ERP
5 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
6 8 (21.05%) Scrum
7 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
8 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (13.16%) DevOps
10 4 (10.53%) Line Management
10 4 (10.53%) Analytics
10 4 (10.53%) User Stories
10 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
10 4 (10.53%) Network Management
10 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 4 (10.53%) Refactoring
11 2 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 14 (36.84%) T-SQL
3 12 (31.58%) Python
4 11 (28.95%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) ABAP
8 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) RHCE
2 12 (31.58%) Degree
3 9 (23.68%) OCP
3 9 (23.68%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (15.79%) Postgraduate
5 4 (10.53%) CCNA
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (23.68%) vSphere
3 9 (23.68%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.53%) Firmware
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) SCOM
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (26.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (21.05%) Puppet
3 8 (21.05%) Ansible
4 6 (15.79%) SCCM
5 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) Red Hat
2 17 (44.74%) Oracle
2 17 (44.74%) VMware
3 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 14 (36.84%) SAP
5 11 (28.95%) EMC
6 4 (10.53%) Perforce
7 3 (7.89%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.63%) New Relic
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) HP