The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 64 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.90% 1.27% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £51,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
165 80 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.81% 20.36% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 146 69 63
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Cardiff

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
3 9 (64.29%) SAN
3 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) Apache
5 7 (50.00%) AIX
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco
5 7 (50.00%) IBM
6 6 (42.86%) RHCE
6 6 (42.86%) IBM AIX Certification
6 6 (42.86%) Veritas
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
6 6 (42.86%) HACMP
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) Clustering
6 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
6 6 (42.86%) PowerHA
7 4 (28.57%) CentOS
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) MySQL
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 8 (57.14%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Linux Support
1 6 (42.86%) Linux Support Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) AIX Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) HACMP
1 6 (42.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) AIX
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) CentOS
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Perl
1 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) RHCE
1 6 (42.86%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) PowerHA
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) IBM
3 6 (42.86%) Veritas
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (7.14%) Teradata
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Informatica
5 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
5 1 (7.14%) Verint