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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 57 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.19% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.19% 1.75% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +9.20%
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
135 114 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.04% 22.57% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 120 105 75
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £68,000
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 26 November 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Red Hat
3 13 (72.22%) Apache
4 10 (55.56%) SAN
5 8 (44.44%) IBM
5 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco
6 7 (38.89%) MySQL
6 7 (38.89%) AIX
6 7 (38.89%) RHCE
7 6 (33.33%) IBM AIX Certification
7 6 (33.33%) Veritas
7 6 (33.33%) Internet
7 6 (33.33%) HACMP
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) Firewall
7 6 (33.33%) Clustering
7 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 6 (33.33%) PowerHA
8 5 (27.78%) Perl
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) VMware
9 4 (22.22%) Ruby
9 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
9 4 (22.22%) nginx
9 4 (22.22%) DevOps
10 3 (16.67%) XenServer
10 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (16.67%) Xen

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 13 (72.22%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) nginx
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) SAN
2 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) Internet
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (5.56%) SSH
5 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) AIX Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) HACMP
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) AIX
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) SUSE
5 3 (16.67%) Debian
6 2 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) CentOS
7 1 (5.56%) HPUX
7 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Perl
1 5 (27.78%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) RHCE
2 6 (33.33%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) PowerHA
2 3 (16.67%) XenServer
2 3 (16.67%) Xen
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Red Hat
2 8 (44.44%) IBM
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
4 6 (33.33%) Veritas
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) Google
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
7 1 (5.56%) Verint