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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 87 88 112
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 33 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.88% 1.47% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.51% 3.75% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 16
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
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
599 613 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.07% 39.19% 33.20%
Number of salaries quoted 495 531 562
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 19 September 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 61 (92.42%) Linux
2 55 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 34 (51.52%) UNIX
4 29 (43.94%) ITIL
5 28 (42.42%) SQL
6 25 (37.88%) Perl
6 25 (37.88%) VMware
7 24 (36.36%) DNS
8 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
8 23 (34.85%) Oracle
8 23 (34.85%) Migration
9 22 (33.33%) RHCE
10 21 (31.82%) JIRA
10 21 (31.82%) Oracle Database
10 21 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (30.30%) CentOS
11 20 (30.30%) Apache
12 18 (27.27%) T-SQL
12 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
13 17 (25.76%) SAP
13 17 (25.76%) ERP
14 16 (24.24%) DHCP
14 16 (24.24%) EMC
14 16 (24.24%) Atlassian
14 16 (24.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (22.73%) SCOM
15 15 (22.73%) EMC NetWorker
15 15 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
15 15 (22.73%) VMware ESX
15 15 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (30.30%) Apache
2 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) nginx
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) DNS
2 16 (24.24%) DHCP
3 11 (16.67%) Firewall
4 6 (9.09%) WAN
4 6 (9.09%) OSPF
5 5 (7.58%) BGP
5 5 (7.58%) Internet
6 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.06%) VPN
7 2 (3.03%) Network Security
8 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.52%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.52%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.52%) SAN
8 1 (1.52%) RIP
8 1 (1.52%) LDAP
8 1 (1.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.03%) Text Mining
3 2 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) JIRA
2 16 (24.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.58%) Bugzilla
General
1 12 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Systems Administrator
2 39 (59.09%) Administrator
3 33 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
4 32 (48.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) Test Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Applications Support
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Test Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (4.55%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (3.03%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) J2EE
2 1 (1.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) PKI
2 8 (12.12%) IPTV
3 6 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.58%) Streaming Media
4 5 (7.58%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.06%) Firmware
6 2 (3.03%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.52%) HACMP
7 1 (1.52%) Life Science
7 1 (1.52%) HP Superdome
7 1 (1.52%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 61 (92.42%) Linux
2 34 (51.52%) UNIX
3 20 (30.30%) CentOS
4 11 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 9 (13.64%) Windows
6 6 (9.09%) Solaris
6 6 (9.09%) Debian
7 3 (4.55%) SUSE
7 3 (4.55%) FreeBSD
7 3 (4.55%) HPUX
8 1 (1.52%) AIX
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) ITIL
2 23 (34.85%) Migration
3 21 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (25.76%) ERP
5 13 (19.70%) Data Analysis
6 9 (13.64%) Scrum
7 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.58%) Performance Management
8 5 (7.58%) Regression Testing
9 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.06%) User Stories
9 4 (6.06%) Line Management
9 4 (6.06%) Network Management
9 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.06%) Refactoring
9 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
11 2 (3.03%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 28 (42.42%) SQL
2 25 (37.88%) Perl
3 18 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 14 (21.21%) Python
5 8 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.58%) Java
7 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.52%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) RHCE
2 13 (19.70%) OCP
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (10.61%) Degree
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.03%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.52%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.73%) VMware ESX
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (21.21%) vSphere
4 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.52%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.52%) Xen
6 1 (1.52%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (22.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 15 (22.73%) EMC NetWorker
1 15 (22.73%) SCOM
2 10 (15.15%) SCCM
3 6 (9.09%) Puppet
4 5 (7.58%) Ansible
5 2 (3.03%) Nagios
5 2 (3.03%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.52%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.52%) Munin
6 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 25 (37.88%) VMware
3 23 (34.85%) Oracle
3 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
4 17 (25.76%) SAP
5 16 (24.24%) EMC
5 16 (24.24%) Atlassian
6 6 (9.09%) Sun
7 5 (7.58%) Perforce
8 3 (4.55%) NetApp
9 2 (3.03%) HP
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco
10 1 (1.52%) IBM
10 1 (1.52%) Symantec
10 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.52%) New Relic
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