The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 109 101 100
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 14 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 0.90% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 1.74% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 12
Average salary £37,500 £43,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.29% -13.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Red Hat
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
822 861 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.21% 51.68% 57.07%
Number of salaries quoted 685 737 799
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Birmingham

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Red Hat 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.

1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) CentOS
2 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) VMware
4 10 (40.00%) Firewall
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (36.00%) Juniper
5 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (36.00%) vSphere
6 8 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (32.00%) UNIX
6 8 (32.00%) Python
6 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (28.00%) PHP
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle
7 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (24.00%) SAN
8 6 (24.00%) Perl
8 6 (24.00%) MySQL
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Foglight
9 5 (20.00%) Computer Science

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Red Hat 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.00%) LDAP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) IPsec
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (24.00%) MySQL
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (16.00%) Impala
5 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive
5 4 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (16.00%) HBase
5 4 (16.00%) Big Data
6 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Toad
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (16.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (12.00%) DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
1 4 (16.00%) HTML5
1 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (16.00%) REST
1 4 (16.00%) CSS3
1 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) LPAR
3 3 (12.00%) Handset
4 2 (8.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) HACMP
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) CentOS
2 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) AIX
6 3 (12.00%) Solaris
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.00%) SIEM
2 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.00%) Cyber Security
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (32.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 6 (24.00%) Perl
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) MCSA
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) RHCE
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) vSphere
2 8 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (16.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (16.00%) Docker
5 1 (4.00%) Xen
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Foglight
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (4.00%) Cacti
4 1 (4.00%) yum
4 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Juniper
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) IBM
5 4 (16.00%) Cloudera
6 3 (12.00%) SAP
7 2 (8.00%) HP
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) F5
7 2 (8.00%) CommVault
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) Zend
8 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.00%) Citrix
8 1 (4.00%) Sun