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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 59 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.80% 0.70% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.87% 3.25% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +25.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
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
174 123 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.97% 21.43% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 159 115 88
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £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 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 17 September 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 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (91.67%) Red Hat
3 13 (54.17%) Apache
3 13 (54.17%) VMware
4 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 11 (45.83%) RHCE
5 10 (41.67%) ITIL
6 9 (37.50%) SAN
7 8 (33.33%) Perl
7 8 (33.33%) Solaris
7 8 (33.33%) Python
7 8 (33.33%) HP
7 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) MySQL
8 7 (29.17%) AIX
8 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
9 6 (25.00%) IBM
9 6 (25.00%) NetApp
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (25.00%) Service Management
9 6 (25.00%) Change Management
9 6 (25.00%) Firewall
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (25.00%) CentOS
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (54.17%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) nginx
3 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) HTTP
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
4 3 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) OSPF
5 1 (4.17%) BGP
5 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.17%) IGRP
5 1 (4.17%) PPTP
5 1 (4.17%) IPsec
5 1 (4.17%) SSH
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) OLAP
2 1 (4.17%) OLTP
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Linux Support
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) HACMP
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
1 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) Solaris
4 7 (29.17%) AIX
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (25.00%) CentOS
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
7 3 (12.50%) SUSE
7 3 (12.50%) Debian
7 3 (12.50%) UNIX
8 2 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
3 6 (25.00%) Line Management
3 6 (25.00%) Service Management
3 6 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) Network Design
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Network Management
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Perl
1 8 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) AWK
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) RHCE
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) XenServer
2 3 (12.50%) PowerHA
2 3 (12.50%) Xen
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) HP
4 6 (25.00%) IBM
4 6 (25.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.67%) JBoss
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) Veritas
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
8 1 (4.17%) Google
8 1 (4.17%) Nokia
8 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft