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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 85 81 91
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 45 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.51% 2.45% 1.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.28% 7.18% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 45 29
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £41,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £50,900 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
398 627 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.61% 34.11% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 330 496 515
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (72.73%) Red Hat
3 29 (65.91%) Windows
4 20 (45.45%) Apache
5 19 (43.18%) UNIX
5 19 (43.18%) Perl
6 18 (40.91%) Python
6 18 (40.91%) VMware
7 17 (38.64%) Firewall
7 17 (38.64%) Debian
7 17 (38.64%) Tomcat
7 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
7 17 (38.64%) SAN
8 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (29.55%) CentOS
10 12 (27.27%) Oracle
11 11 (25.00%) DNS
12 10 (22.73%) LDAP
12 10 (22.73%) Java
12 10 (22.73%) ITIL
13 9 (20.45%) Cisco
13 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
13 9 (20.45%) Project Management
14 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
14 8 (18.18%) SQL
14 8 (18.18%) Postfix
14 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
15 7 (15.91%) Marketing
15 7 (15.91%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 20 (45.45%) Apache
2 17 (38.64%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.64%) Zope
4 5 (11.36%) Plone
5 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
6 3 (6.82%) CMS
6 3 (6.82%) nginx
6 3 (6.82%) JBoss
7 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.27%) IIS
8 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) SAN
1 17 (38.64%) Firewall
2 11 (25.00%) DNS
3 10 (22.73%) LDAP
4 7 (15.91%) SSL
5 6 (13.64%) VPN
5 6 (13.64%) DHCP
6 3 (6.82%) LAN
6 3 (6.82%) WAN
6 3 (6.82%) NAS
7 2 (4.55%) HTTP
7 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) MariaDB
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.91%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Administrator
2 13 (29.55%) Linux Administrator
3 12 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Linux Support
5 7 (15.91%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.09%) Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Support Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Linux Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) HTML
1 6 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (6.82%) LAMP
3 2 (4.55%) Django
3 2 (4.55%) RESTful
3 2 (4.55%) HTML5
3 2 (4.55%) CSS3
3 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
3 2 (4.55%) Statistics
3 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (65.91%) Windows
3 19 (43.18%) UNIX
4 17 (38.64%) Debian
5 13 (29.55%) CentOS
6 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.36%) Solaris
7 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
2 9 (20.45%) Project Management
3 7 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.36%) Matrix Management
5 5 (11.36%) Line Management
6 3 (6.82%) DevOps
6 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.82%) Market Research
6 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) Data Security
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.55%) Web Design
7 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.27%) Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Perl
2 18 (40.91%) Python
3 10 (22.73%) Java
4 8 (18.18%) SQL
5 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.09%) Ruby
7 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) RHCE
2 3 (6.82%) LPIC
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) RHCA
3 2 (4.55%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) Postfix
4 7 (15.91%) vSphere
5 5 (11.36%) qmail
6 3 (6.82%) Xen
6 3 (6.82%) Varnish
6 3 (6.82%) KVM
6 3 (6.82%) iptables
7 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) HAProxy
2 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.82%) systemd
4 2 (4.55%) Ansible
5 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 18 (40.91%) VMware
3 12 (27.27%) Oracle
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco
5 8 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.64%) Juniper
7 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.09%) F5
9 2 (4.55%) EMC
9 2 (4.55%) SAP
9 2 (4.55%) NetApp
9 2 (4.55%) HP
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
10 1 (2.27%) Sun
10 1 (2.27%) Brocade
10 1 (2.27%) Foundry
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