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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 117 103 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 11 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% 0.56% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 1.18% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 5
Average salary £40,000 £39,125 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.23% -21.75%
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
853 851 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.87% 47.38% 58.11%
Number of salaries quoted 673 738 815
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 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%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco
4 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 10 (40.00%) Firewall
4 10 (40.00%) VMware
5 9 (36.00%) Python
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (36.00%) UNIX
5 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (36.00%) vSphere
6 8 (32.00%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (32.00%) Juniper
6 8 (32.00%) Oracle
6 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (28.00%) PHP
7 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
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 2008
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (24.00%) SAN
8 6 (24.00%) MySQL
8 6 (24.00%) Perl
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (20.00%) Foglight

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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%) Magento
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) OSPF
3 2 (8.00%) BGP
3 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.00%) IPsec
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (4.00%) SSL
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 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%) Hadoop
5 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (16.00%) Big Data
5 4 (16.00%) Impala
5 4 (16.00%) HBase
5 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive
5 4 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) Toad
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
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%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (12.00%) DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Storage Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (16.00%) HTML5
1 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (16.00%) REST
1 4 (16.00%) CSS3
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
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%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) HACMP
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 9 (36.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris
5 4 (16.00%) AIX
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (16.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) SIEM
2 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Python
1 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
2 7 (28.00%) PHP
2 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (24.00%) Perl
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) CEH
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) RHCE
5 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%) Docker
4 4 (16.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (4.00%) Xen
5 1 (4.00%) NFS
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Foglight
2 4 (16.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (4.00%) Nessus
4 1 (4.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.00%) yum
4 1 (4.00%) Ionix
4 1 (4.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Juniper
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) Cloudera
4 4 (16.00%) IBM
5 3 (12.00%) SAP
6 2 (8.00%) Sun
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) NetApp
6 2 (8.00%) Zend
7 1 (4.00%) Qualys
7 1 (4.00%) Tripwire
7 1 (4.00%) CommVault
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.00%) F5