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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 76 88 104
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 43 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.35% 1.68% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.89% 4.63% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 16
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
624 583 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.14% 36.26% 33.90%
Number of salaries quoted 505 511 546
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,984 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 20 August 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 20 August 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 58 (89.23%) Linux
2 52 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 36 (55.38%) UNIX
4 28 (43.08%) ITIL
5 27 (41.54%) SQL
6 26 (40.00%) Perl
7 23 (35.38%) Oracle
7 23 (35.38%) DNS
8 21 (32.31%) JIRA
8 21 (32.31%) VMware
9 19 (29.23%) Migration
9 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
9 19 (29.23%) RHCE
10 18 (27.69%) CentOS
10 18 (27.69%) Oracle Database
11 17 (26.15%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (26.15%) Apache
12 16 (24.62%) Atlassian
12 16 (24.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (23.08%) ERP
13 15 (23.08%) DHCP
13 15 (23.08%) SAP
13 15 (23.08%) T-SQL
13 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
14 14 (21.54%) EMC
14 14 (21.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 14 (21.54%) Python
14 14 (21.54%) EMC NetWorker
14 14 (21.54%) VMware ESX
14 14 (21.54%) Oracle RMAN

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (26.15%) Apache
2 7 (10.77%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) nginx
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.38%) DNS
2 15 (23.08%) DHCP
3 12 (18.46%) Firewall
4 6 (9.23%) WAN
4 6 (9.23%) OSPF
5 5 (7.69%) BGP
5 5 (7.69%) Internet
6 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.15%) VPN
7 2 (3.08%) Network Security
8 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.54%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (1.54%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.54%) SSL
8 1 (1.54%) SAN
8 1 (1.54%) RIP
8 1 (1.54%) LDAP
8 1 (1.54%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.08%) Text Mining
3 2 (3.08%) Big Data
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) JIRA
2 16 (24.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.69%) Bugzilla
General
1 12 (18.46%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (67.69%) Systems Administrator
2 37 (56.92%) Administrator
3 31 (47.69%) Linux Administrator
4 30 (46.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) Applications Support
6 5 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Support Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Test Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (6.15%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Linux Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Consultant
9 2 (3.08%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.08%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) J2EE
2 1 (1.54%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) PKI
2 8 (12.31%) IPTV
3 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.69%) Streaming Media
4 5 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 4 (6.15%) Firmware
6 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.54%) Informatics
7 1 (1.54%) HACMP
7 1 (1.54%) Life Science
7 1 (1.54%) HP Superdome
7 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 58 (89.23%) Linux
2 36 (55.38%) UNIX
3 18 (27.69%) CentOS
4 11 (16.92%) Ubuntu
5 10 (15.38%) Windows
6 9 (13.85%) Solaris
7 6 (9.23%) Debian
8 3 (4.62%) SUSE
8 3 (4.62%) FreeBSD
8 3 (4.62%) HPUX
9 1 (1.54%) AIX
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) ITIL
2 19 (29.23%) Migration
3 17 (26.15%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (23.08%) ERP
5 12 (18.46%) Data Analysis
6 10 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (13.85%) Scrum
8 7 (10.77%) Performance Management
9 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.69%) Regression Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.15%) User Stories
10 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.15%) Network Management
10 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.15%) Refactoring
11 3 (4.62%) Load Balancing
12 2 (3.08%) E-business
12 2 (3.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) SQL
2 26 (40.00%) Perl
3 15 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 14 (21.54%) Python
5 8 (12.31%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.77%) Java
7 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.54%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) RHCE
2 12 (18.46%) OCP
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (10.77%) Degree
4 5 (7.69%) CCNA
4 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.08%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.54%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.54%) VMware ESX
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (20.00%) vSphere
4 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.54%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.54%) Xen
6 1 (1.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 14 (21.54%) EMC NetWorker
2 13 (20.00%) SCOM
3 10 (15.38%) SCCM
4 6 (9.23%) Puppet
5 5 (7.69%) Ansible
6 3 (4.62%) Nagios
7 2 (3.08%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.54%) Munin
8 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 23 (35.38%) Oracle
3 21 (32.31%) VMware
4 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
5 16 (24.62%) Atlassian
6 15 (23.08%) SAP
7 14 (21.54%) EMC
8 8 (12.31%) Sun
9 5 (7.69%) Perforce
10 2 (3.08%) NetApp
10 2 (3.08%) Cisco
11 1 (1.54%) IBM
11 1 (1.54%) HP
11 1 (1.54%) Symantec
11 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.54%) New Relic
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