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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 119 103 104
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 7 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.60% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.29% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 5
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,900 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.39% +1.25%
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
851 855 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.08% 46.93% 57.93%
Number of salaries quoted 670 744 801
Average salary £40,000 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
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 22 May 2015.

Red Hat Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) CentOS
2 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) Windows
4 11 (40.74%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) VMware
5 10 (37.04%) UNIX
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco
6 9 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 9 (33.33%) Python
6 9 (33.33%) vSphere
7 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle
7 8 (29.63%) Juniper
7 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
7 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 7 (25.93%) SAN
8 7 (25.93%) PHP
8 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
8 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (22.22%) MySQL
9 6 (22.22%) Perl
9 6 (22.22%) Solaris
10 5 (18.52%) Computer Science

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (25.93%) MS Exchange
1 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (7.41%) Magento
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) OSPF
4 2 (7.41%) BGP
4 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.70%) IPsec
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless Security
5 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) SSL
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) MySQL
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
5 4 (14.81%) Big Data
5 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (14.81%) Impala
5 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
5 4 (14.81%) HBase
5 4 (14.81%) Apache Hive
5 4 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
1 4 (14.81%) Toad
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) PHPUnit
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) PHP Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (11.11%) DBA
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
1 4 (14.81%) REST
1 4 (14.81%) CSS3
1 4 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (14.81%) HTML5
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) Middleware
3 2 (7.41%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) LPAR
3 3 (11.11%) Handset
4 2 (7.41%) Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) HACMP
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) CentOS
2 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (40.74%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) UNIX
5 6 (22.22%) Solaris
6 5 (18.52%) AIX
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.70%) HPUX
9 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) Cyber Security
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (14.81%) DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) SIEM
2 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) OOP
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow Management
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 9 (33.33%) Python
2 7 (25.93%) PHP
2 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
3 6 (22.22%) Perl
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) MCSA
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.41%) RHCE
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) CEH
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) vSphere
2 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (14.81%) Docker
4 1 (3.70%) Xen
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Foglight
2 4 (14.81%) Vagrant
2 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (11.11%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.70%) Nessus
4 1 (3.70%) Nagios
4 1 (3.70%) yum
4 1 (3.70%) Cacti
4 1 (3.70%) Ionix
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle
4 8 (29.63%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) Cloudera
5 4 (14.81%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 2 (7.41%) Zend
8 1 (3.70%) Qualys
8 1 (3.70%) Tripwire
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) CommVault
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.70%) F5
8 1 (3.70%) 3PAR