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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 135 107 104
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 1 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.043% 0.94% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 3.36% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 7
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
604 596 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.00% 28.13% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 529 556 359
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £54,200
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) SLA
4 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (50.00%) Network Management
5 6 (42.86%) Replication
6 5 (35.71%) UNIX
7 4 (28.57%) SAN
8 3 (21.43%) LPAR
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) SUSE
8 3 (21.43%) Foglight
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (21.43%) IBM
8 3 (21.43%) HACMP
8 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
8 3 (21.43%) Toad
8 3 (21.43%) AIX
8 3 (21.43%) HPUX
8 3 (21.43%) Solaris
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
8 3 (21.43%) YUM
8 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Toad
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Trainee
5 1 (7.14%) Trainee Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) LPAR
2 3 (21.43%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 3 (21.43%) SUSE
4 3 (21.43%) AIX
4 3 (21.43%) HPUX
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) FreeBSD
5 2 (14.29%) Debian
5 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.14%) SRDF
4 1 (7.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Foglight
1 3 (21.43%) YUM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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