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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 101 111 100
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 0.25% 0.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.14% 0.72% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 9
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £32,650 £44,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
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
421 555 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.01% 34.32% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 307 465 405
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
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
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 14 February 2016.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (91.67%) Red Hat
3 13 (54.17%) Unix
3 13 (54.17%) CentOS
3 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
4 10 (41.67%) Perl
5 9 (37.50%) Xen
5 9 (37.50%) KVM
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
6 7 (29.17%) Apache
7 6 (25.00%) RHCE
7 6 (25.00%) LAN
7 6 (25.00%) WAN
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) Data Security
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (25.00%) Market Research
8 5 (20.83%) Degree
8 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
8 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.83%) HP
8 5 (20.83%) Juniper
9 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 4 (16.67%) Project Management
9 4 (16.67%) SSL
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) LAN
1 6 (25.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) SSL
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) BGP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) Junos
5 1 (4.17%) OSPF
5 1 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
1 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Linux Engineer
1 15 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 13 (54.17%) Linux Support
2 13 (54.17%) Linux Support Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Unix Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Unix Support
3 9 (37.50%) Unix Support Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Administrator
4 6 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Linux Support
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Unix Support
7 2 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) LAMP
1 4 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) HP Storage
3 2 (8.33%) Statistics
4 1 (4.17%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) CentOS
2 13 (54.17%) Unix
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) HPUX
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Data Security
2 6 (25.00%) Market Research
3 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
2 10 (41.67%) Perl
3 4 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) Ruby
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) RHCE
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) LPIC
4 2 (8.33%) RHCA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) KVM
1 9 (37.50%) Xen
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) iptables
3 4 (16.67%) Postfix
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HAProxy
1 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Juniper
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) Sun
5 2 (8.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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