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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 188 185 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +28
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 47 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.81% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 3.09% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 18
Median salary £46,500 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
1221 1037 1432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.00% 19.49% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 913 1241
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,530 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.16%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -27 15 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Shropshire 0 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Dudley - 11 £23,500 -
Coventry -3 7 £48,600 +21.50%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (73.13%) Red Hat
3 35 (52.24%) Unix
4 34 (50.75%) Windows
5 28 (41.79%) Data Centre
6 26 (38.81%) ITIL
7 24 (35.82%) Solaris
8 20 (29.85%) AIX
9 19 (28.36%) SQL
10 18 (26.87%) Oracle
10 18 (26.87%) DevOps
11 17 (25.37%) Perl
12 16 (23.88%) VMware
13 15 (22.39%) Migration
13 15 (22.39%) NetApp
13 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
13 15 (22.39%) HP
13 15 (22.39%) Citrix
14 14 (20.90%) Puppet
14 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (19.40%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (19.40%) Cisco
15 13 (19.40%) Apache
15 13 (19.40%) Service Management
16 12 (17.91%) Dell
16 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
17 11 (16.42%) MySQL
17 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
18 10 (14.93%) Clustering
18 10 (14.93%) HPUX

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (19.40%) Apache
2 2 (2.99%) Captiva
2 2 (2.99%) Confluence
2 2 (2.99%) Documentum
2 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) SAN
1 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.97%) LAN
2 4 (5.97%) SNMP
2 4 (5.97%) VPN
2 4 (5.97%) WAN
2 4 (5.97%) Wireless
3 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) MySQL
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.96%) DB2
4 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.46%) Redis
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.46%) Subversion
2 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (8.96%) Banking
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
1 6 (8.96%) Publishing
2 5 (7.46%) Games
3 3 (4.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Analyst
2 17 (25.37%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (17.91%) Network Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Network Operations Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Operations Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Administrator
5 10 (14.93%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (13.43%) Data Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Data Centre Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Data Network Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (10.45%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (8.96%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (8.96%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Graduate C++ Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Junior C++ Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) LAMP
2 5 (7.46%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) Middleware
3 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.93%) Clustering
3 9 (13.43%) Visualisation
4 6 (8.96%) CMDB
4 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.97%) Fintech
5 4 (5.97%) HP Superdome
5 4 (5.97%) Statistics
6 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.99%) Replication
8 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Linux
2 35 (52.24%) Unix
3 34 (50.75%) Windows
4 24 (35.82%) Solaris
5 20 (29.85%) AIX
6 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
7 10 (14.93%) HPUX
8 7 (10.45%) SUSE
9 6 (8.96%) CentOS
10 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
10 4 (5.97%) Windows 8
10 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) ITIL
2 18 (26.87%) DevOps
3 15 (22.39%) Migration
4 13 (19.40%) Service Management
5 11 (16.42%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (8.96%) Line Management
7 6 (8.96%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (8.96%) Presales
7 6 (8.96%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (8.96%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (8.96%) TOGAF
7 6 (8.96%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (7.46%) API Integration
8 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.97%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.97%) Server Building
10 3 (4.48%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) SQL
2 17 (25.37%) Perl
3 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
4 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
4 6 (8.96%) Python
5 5 (7.46%) C++
6 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) Java
7 1 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.96%) AWS Certification
2 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) ISEB
2 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) CISM
4 1 (1.49%) CISSP
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.96%) Firmware
4 5 (7.46%) Docker
5 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.48%) NFS
6 3 (4.48%) XenApp
7 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) Puppet
2 10 (14.93%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (10.45%) Terraform
4 6 (8.96%) NetBackup
4 6 (8.96%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (8.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Unicenter
5 4 (5.97%) SCCM
5 4 (5.97%) SCOM
5 4 (5.97%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.49%) QRadar
6 1 (1.49%) Simpana
Vendors
1 49 (73.13%) Red Hat
2 18 (26.87%) Oracle
3 16 (23.88%) VMware
4 15 (22.39%) Citrix
4 15 (22.39%) HP
4 15 (22.39%) NetApp
5 13 (19.40%) Cisco
6 12 (17.91%) Dell
7 9 (13.43%) IBM
8 7 (10.45%) 3PAR
8 7 (10.45%) Sun
8 7 (10.45%) Veritas
9 6 (8.96%) CA
9 6 (8.96%) ServiceNow
10 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.99%) EMC
11 2 (2.99%) Pega
12 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.49%) CommVault
12 1 (1.49%) Netezza
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 8 days ago