The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 68 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 39 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.77% 2.12% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 7.47% 5.20% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 40
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,520 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.39% +1.25%
Red Hat
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
522 750 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.05% 40.76% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 422 578 658
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £31,661
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Cambridge region.

Red Hat Salary Trend in Cambridge

Red Hat
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Red Hat 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.

1 55 (96.49%) Linux
2 35 (61.40%) Windows
2 35 (61.40%) Python
3 34 (59.65%) Tomcat
4 33 (57.89%) Apache
4 33 (57.89%) VMware
5 24 (42.11%) Oracle
6 23 (40.35%) Debian
7 20 (35.09%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (35.09%) Perl
7 20 (35.09%) UNIX
8 19 (33.33%) CentOS
9 18 (31.58%) Zope
9 18 (31.58%) Plone
10 17 (29.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (29.82%) Bash Shell
11 14 (24.56%) Firewall
12 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (22.81%) DNS
12 13 (22.81%) Java
12 13 (22.81%) SQL
12 13 (22.81%) MySQL
13 10 (17.54%) Digital Marketing
13 10 (17.54%) Marketing
13 10 (17.54%) SSL
14 9 (15.79%) ITIL
14 9 (15.79%) LPIC
15 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
15 8 (14.04%) SAN
15 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Red Hat 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (59.65%) Tomcat
2 33 (57.89%) Apache
3 18 (31.58%) Zope
3 18 (31.58%) Plone
4 5 (8.77%) CMS
4 5 (8.77%) OpenStack
4 5 (8.77%) nginx
5 4 (7.02%) JBoss
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.51%) iPlanet
7 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.51%) IIS
8 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.75%) Confluence
8 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.75%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.75%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
1 2 (3.51%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) Firewall
2 13 (22.81%) DNS
3 10 (17.54%) SSL
4 8 (14.04%) SAN
5 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 6 (10.53%) VPN
6 5 (8.77%) DHCP
7 3 (5.26%) LDAP
7 3 (5.26%) Network Security
8 2 (3.51%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.51%) Internet
9 1 (1.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (22.81%) MySQL
3 5 (8.77%) MariaDB
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.75%) Text Mining
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Subversion
2 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) FishEye
General
1 10 (17.54%) Marketing
2 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Electronics
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Linux Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Administrator
3 16 (28.07%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (24.56%) Linux Support
5 13 (22.81%) Linux Administrator
6 12 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 11 (19.30%) Support Engineer
8 10 (17.54%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (7.02%) Consultant
11 3 (5.26%) Support Consultant
11 3 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 3 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
11 3 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
12 2 (3.51%) Head of Development
13 1 (1.75%) Software Developer
13 1 (1.75%) Architect
13 1 (1.75%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) CSS
1 6 (10.53%) HTML
2 3 (5.26%) LAMP
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) JSP
4 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.75%) Spring
4 1 (1.75%) RESTful
4 1 (1.75%) HTML5
4 1 (1.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Replication
1 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Open Source
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Internet of Things
2 2 (3.51%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) DTV
2 2 (3.51%) NHS
3 1 (1.75%) Wiki
3 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 55 (96.49%) Linux
2 35 (61.40%) Windows
3 23 (40.35%) Debian
4 20 (35.09%) UNIX
5 19 (33.33%) CentOS
6 17 (29.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (12.28%) Ubuntu
8 6 (10.53%) Solaris
9 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (15.79%) ITIL
3 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.53%) Project Management
5 5 (8.77%) DevOps
6 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (3.51%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Line Management
8 2 (3.51%) Matrix Management
8 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.75%) TDD
9 1 (1.75%) Web Development
9 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (61.40%) Python
2 20 (35.09%) Perl
3 17 (29.82%) Bash Shell
4 13 (22.81%) Java
4 13 (22.81%) SQL
5 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) LPIC
2 3 (5.26%) RHCE
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) Postfix
3 5 (8.77%) qmail
3 5 (8.77%) Varnish
4 4 (7.02%) KVM
5 3 (5.26%) Xen
5 3 (5.26%) iptables
5 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.51%) Sendmail
6 2 (3.51%) NFS
7 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.75%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Puppet
1 7 (12.28%) HAProxy
2 5 (8.77%) systemd
3 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.51%) CFEngine
4 2 (3.51%) Ansible
5 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) VMware
2 24 (42.11%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Juniper
3 6 (10.53%) HP
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.26%) Sun
6 3 (5.26%) Dell
7 2 (3.51%) Vertica
7 2 (3.51%) Veeam
7 2 (3.51%) EMC
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix
7 2 (3.51%) IBM
7 2 (3.51%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) Brocade
8 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.75%) Foundry
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