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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 180 152 176
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +24
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 30 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 1.09% 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.37% 4.55% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 47 27
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +11.11%
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
1266 1056 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.20% 23.88% 25.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 882 1075
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
Staffordshire +7 8 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Birmingham -33 7 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Coventry -11 5 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Dudley -6 3 - -
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (72.92%) Red Hat
3 34 (70.83%) Windows
4 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
5 25 (52.08%) VMware
6 21 (43.75%) SQL
6 21 (43.75%) Cisco
7 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
8 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (35.42%) Oracle
10 16 (33.33%) UNIX
10 16 (33.33%) Clustering
11 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 12 (25.00%) IBM
12 12 (25.00%) vSphere
13 11 (22.92%) CentOS
14 10 (20.83%) SLA
14 10 (20.83%) MySQL
15 9 (18.75%) ITIL
15 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
15 9 (18.75%) Citrix
16 8 (16.67%) Solaris
16 8 (16.67%) SNMP
16 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
16 8 (16.67%) AIX
16 8 (16.67%) Apache
16 8 (16.67%) Finance
16 8 (16.67%) Performance Management
16 8 (16.67%) WMI
16 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 8 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.67%) SNMP
3 6 (12.50%) WAN
3 6 (12.50%) LAN
3 6 (12.50%) SAN
3 6 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) WLAN
5 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) MySQL
3 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Automotive
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Administrator
2 12 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (20.83%) Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Consultant
5 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (12.50%) Network Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Network Analyst
9 3 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
9 3 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) Network Manager
9 3 (6.25%) Network Support
9 3 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 3 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
9 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.17%) Ajax
2 2 (4.17%) JSON
2 2 (4.17%) jQuery
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 2 (4.17%) J2EE
2 2 (4.17%) JSP
2 2 (4.17%) Servlets
2 2 (4.17%) Struts
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) XSLT
3 1 (2.08%) WSDL
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) HACMP
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Statistics
3 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.08%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (70.83%) Windows
3 16 (33.33%) UNIX
4 11 (22.92%) CentOS
5 8 (16.67%) Solaris
5 8 (16.67%) AIX
6 6 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.33%) SUSE
7 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.25%) HPUX
9 1 (2.08%) VMS
9 1 (2.08%) OS/390
9 1 (2.08%) zOS
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.33%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.08%) Network Design
8 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.08%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.08%) Data Virtualisation
8 1 (2.08%) Network Management
8 1 (2.08%) ITSM
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.83%) SLA
2 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (25.00%) vSphere
3 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.33%) RHEV
6 3 (6.25%) PowerHA
7 2 (4.17%) XenApp
7 2 (4.17%) XenServer
8 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.08%) SRDF
8 1 (2.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) WMI
2 6 (12.50%) Nagios
3 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.17%) Foglight
5 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.08%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Red Hat
2 25 (52.08%) VMware
3 21 (43.75%) Cisco
4 17 (35.42%) Oracle
5 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 12 (25.00%) IBM
7 9 (18.75%) Citrix
8 6 (12.50%) Juniper
8 6 (12.50%) EMC
9 5 (10.42%) NetApp
10 4 (8.33%) Hitachi
10 4 (8.33%) Dell
11 2 (4.17%) Avaya
11 2 (4.17%) HP
11 2 (4.17%) CommVault
11 2 (4.17%) Veritas
12 1 (2.08%) Symantec
12 1 (2.08%) F5
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