The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 112 131 114
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 16 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.81% 0.047% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.66% 0.21% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 17
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
437 477 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.04% 22.36% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 400 422 551
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,800 £60,000
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 Birmingham

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in Birmingham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
3 14 (60.87%) UNIX
4 12 (52.17%) Windows
4 12 (52.17%) Oracle
4 12 (52.17%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
6 8 (34.78%) Perl
6 8 (34.78%) Solaris
6 8 (34.78%) Ruby
6 8 (34.78%) Ubuntu
6 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
6 8 (34.78%) CentOS
6 8 (34.78%) Puppet
6 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
6 8 (34.78%) Ansible
6 8 (34.78%) DevOps
6 8 (34.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (30.43%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (30.43%) AIX
7 7 (30.43%) IBM
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) Firmware
8 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (17.39%) Data Guard
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) Zimbra
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) OSPF
1 1 (4.35%) BGP
1 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) DBA
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) UNIX
3 12 (52.17%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) Solaris
4 8 (34.78%) Ubuntu
4 8 (34.78%) CentOS
5 7 (30.43%) AIX
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.35%) Cyber Security
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) Shell Script
3 8 (34.78%) Ruby
3 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
3 8 (34.78%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) VBScript
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) CEH
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Puppet
1 8 (34.78%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (34.78%) Ansible
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (17.39%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.35%) Ionix
3 1 (4.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
2 12 (52.17%) Oracle
3 7 (30.43%) IBM
3 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) Sage
5 1 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Tripwire
5 1 (4.35%) Qualys
5 1 (4.35%) Rapid7