The table below looks at the statistics for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 198 170 190
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 22 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.61% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.50% 2.46% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 15
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1463 1341 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.28% 24.97% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1189 1080
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +16 13 £44,000 -9.27% 1
Staffordshire - 6 £40,000 - 2
Coventry -11 1 - -
Birmingham -28 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (94.74%) Red Hat
3 23 (60.53%) UNIX
4 19 (50.00%) Clustering
5 18 (47.37%) VMware
5 18 (47.37%) Windows
5 18 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 15 (39.47%) IBM
8 14 (36.84%) Solaris
9 10 (26.32%) SQL
9 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 10 (26.32%) SUSE
10 9 (23.68%) Replication
10 9 (23.68%) AIX
11 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (21.05%) SAN
11 8 (21.05%) Nagios
11 8 (21.05%) CentOS
12 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (18.42%) Network Management
12 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
12 7 (18.42%) Veritas
12 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle
12 7 (18.42%) SLA
12 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
13 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
13 6 (15.79%) vSphere
13 6 (15.79%) PowerHA

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) nginx
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Solr
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) Network Security
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Toad
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Administrator
2 19 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (31.58%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (18.42%) UNIX Administrator
6 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 6 (15.79%) AIX Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (10.53%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
10 1 (2.63%) Linux Support
10 1 (2.63%) Trainee
10 1 (2.63%) Trainee Consultant
10 1 (2.63%) Network Architect
10 1 (2.63%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) LAMP
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (50.00%) Clustering
2 9 (23.68%) Replication
3 3 (7.89%) LPAR
3 3 (7.89%) HACMP
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (60.53%) UNIX
3 18 (47.37%) Windows
4 14 (36.84%) Solaris
5 10 (26.32%) SUSE
6 9 (23.68%) AIX
7 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (21.05%) CentOS
8 5 (13.16%) Debian
8 5 (13.16%) VMS
9 4 (10.53%) HPUX
10 3 (7.89%) SELinux
11 2 (5.26%) FreeBSD
11 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
12 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Network Management
1 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
3 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Project Management
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (2.63%) E-business
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Python
3 4 (10.53%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) PHP
3 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (15.79%) VMware ESX
3 6 (15.79%) vSphere
3 6 (15.79%) PowerHA
4 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.89%) Postfix
5 3 (7.89%) Sendmail
5 3 (7.89%) Varnish
6 2 (5.26%) RHEV
7 1 (2.63%) SRDF
7 1 (2.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Nagios
2 3 (7.89%) YUM
2 3 (7.89%) Foglight
3 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Red Hat
2 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) IBM
5 7 (18.42%) Veritas
5 7 (18.42%) Oracle
6 3 (7.89%) Sun
6 3 (7.89%) EMC
7 2 (5.26%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.63%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) HP
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