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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 110 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 11 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 1.10% 1.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.61% 3.95% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 16
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £35,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
422 405 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.41% 27.72% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 376 366 323
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) vSphere
4 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) CentOS
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (38.46%) Foglight
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) SAN
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) UNIX
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) AIX
6 4 (30.77%) Toad
6 4 (30.77%) IBM
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) LPAR
7 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Toad
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) LPAR
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) HACMP
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) CentOS
4 4 (30.77%) AIX
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Solaris
6 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
7 1 (7.69%) SUSE
7 1 (7.69%) HPUX
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) vSphere
1 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) SRDF
4 1 (7.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (7.69%) Xen
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Foglight
2 1 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Juniper
5 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) EMC
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) NetApp
7 2 (15.38%) CommVault
7 2 (15.38%) HP
8 1 (7.69%) Citrix
8 1 (7.69%) Sun
8 1 (7.69%) Symantec
8 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
8 1 (7.69%) F5
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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