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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 116 126 111
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 13 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.66% 0.18% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 0.34% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 24
Average salary £65,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £30,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £44,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +1.19%
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
964 1179 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.23% 53.74% 54.97%
Number of salaries quoted 820 987 1066
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (73.08%) UNIX
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (53.85%) Linux
4 13 (50.00%) Solaris
4 13 (50.00%) Oracle
5 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
6 11 (42.31%) AIX
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) IBM
8 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) Firmware
9 7 (26.92%) Middleware
9 7 (26.92%) Performance Analysis
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (23.08%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
11 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
11 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (19.23%) Firewall
11 5 (19.23%) SAP
11 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
11 5 (19.23%) Python
12 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (15.38%) Relational Database

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) JBoss
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Zimbra
4 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) SNMP
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) OSPF
4 1 (3.85%) BGP
4 1 (3.85%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (15.38%) DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Lead Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Network Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Middleware
2 3 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (11.54%) Java EE
2 3 (11.54%) Apache CXF
2 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) UNIX
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (53.85%) Linux
4 13 (50.00%) Solaris
5 11 (42.31%) AIX
6 8 (30.77%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (3.85%) SUSE
11 1 (3.85%) HPUX
11 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
11 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Coaching
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) DFSS
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Korn
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
5 1 (3.85%) MUMPS
5 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) RHCE
3 1 (3.85%) CEH
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Firmware
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Data Guard
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.85%) Nessus
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Zenoss
2 1 (3.85%) Ionix
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) IBM
4 6 (23.08%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) SAP
6 2 (7.69%) Sage
7 1 (3.85%) Mercator
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Sun
7 1 (3.85%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) CA
7 1 (3.85%) Tripwire
7 1 (3.85%) Qualys
7 1 (3.85%) Rapid7