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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 85 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 19 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.36% 2.42% 1.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.96% 7.15% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 26
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £41,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
383 615 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.49% 33.88% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 339 497 519
Average salary £43,900 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.39% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,984
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 28 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 28 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Red Hat
3 26 (60.47%) Windows
4 20 (46.51%) UNIX
5 19 (44.19%) Apache
5 19 (44.19%) Python
6 18 (41.86%) Perl
7 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
7 17 (39.53%) Active Directory
7 17 (39.53%) SAN
7 17 (39.53%) Debian
7 17 (39.53%) VMware
8 16 (37.21%) Firewall
9 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (27.91%) Oracle
10 12 (27.91%) CentOS
11 10 (23.26%) LDAP
11 10 (23.26%) DNS
12 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
13 8 (18.60%) Cisco
13 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
13 8 (18.60%) Project Management
13 8 (18.60%) ITIL
14 7 (16.28%) Marketing
14 7 (16.28%) Digital Marketing
14 7 (16.28%) Postfix
14 7 (16.28%) vSphere
14 7 (16.28%) SQL
14 7 (16.28%) Java
14 7 (16.28%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 19 (44.19%) Apache
2 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.95%) Zope
4 5 (11.63%) Plone
5 3 (6.98%) nginx
5 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.98%) CMS
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.65%) JBoss
7 1 (2.33%) IIS
7 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) SAN
2 16 (37.21%) Firewall
3 10 (23.26%) LDAP
3 10 (23.26%) DNS
4 7 (16.28%) SSL
5 5 (11.63%) VPN
5 5 (11.63%) LAN
5 5 (11.63%) WAN
5 5 (11.63%) DHCP
6 3 (6.98%) NAS
7 2 (4.65%) HTTP
8 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.30%) MariaDB
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (16.28%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Electronics
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Administrator
2 14 (32.56%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (30.23%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (25.58%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (16.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (13.95%) Linux Support
8 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) Consultant
10 3 (6.98%) Support Consultant
10 3 (6.98%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 3 (6.98%) Windows Administrator
10 3 (6.98%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 3 (6.98%) Linux Consultant
10 3 (6.98%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) Implementation Engineer
11 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
12 1 (2.33%) Systems Support
12 1 (2.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
1 6 (13.95%) CSS
2 3 (6.98%) LAMP
3 2 (4.65%) Django
3 2 (4.65%) RESTful
3 2 (4.65%) HTML5
3 2 (4.65%) CSS3
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Statistics
3 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) DTV
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (60.47%) Windows
3 20 (46.51%) UNIX
4 17 (39.53%) Debian
5 12 (27.91%) CentOS
6 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.63%) Solaris
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (6.98%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
2 8 (18.60%) Project Management
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
3 7 (16.28%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
5 5 (11.63%) Matrix Management
5 5 (11.63%) Market Research
5 5 (11.63%) Data Security
5 5 (11.63%) Line Management
6 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Web Design
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
8 1 (2.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) Python
2 18 (41.86%) Perl
3 7 (16.28%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) Java
4 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.63%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) RHCE
2 4 (9.30%) RHCA
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) Postgraduate
4 2 (4.65%) LPIC
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.28%) Postfix
3 7 (16.28%) vSphere
4 5 (11.63%) qmail
5 3 (6.98%) Varnish
6 2 (4.65%) KVM
6 2 (4.65%) iptables
6 2 (4.65%) Xen
7 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) HAProxy
2 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.98%) systemd
3 2 (4.65%) Puppet
3 2 (4.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Red Hat
2 17 (39.53%) VMware
3 12 (27.91%) Oracle
4 8 (18.60%) Cisco
4 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.63%) Juniper
6 4 (9.30%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.30%) F5
7 2 (4.65%) SAP
8 1 (2.33%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) EMC
8 1 (2.33%) Brocade
8 1 (2.33%) Foundry
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k-60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum £100k+ package including bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + bonus circa 100% of basic
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k
Posted: 4 days ago