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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 163 181 179
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 50 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.94% 0.25% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.98% 1.10% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 43 12 26
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £46,025 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.87% +1.25%
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
1255 1095 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.59% 22.51% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 961 997
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 +9 16 £40,000 +14.28%
Coventry -6 10 £43,750 +25.00%
Dudley -2 8 £26,000 -25.71%
Birmingham -8 8 £42,500 -1.73% 2
Solihull -1 2 £43,250 +23.57%
Herefordshire - 2 - - 1
Shropshire - 2 £42,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £38,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (68.75%) Red Hat
3 36 (45.00%) Windows
4 33 (41.25%) VMware
5 31 (38.75%) Cisco
6 27 (33.75%) Oracle
7 22 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
8 21 (26.25%) UNIX
9 19 (23.75%) MySQL
9 19 (23.75%) Ubuntu
10 18 (22.50%) AIX
10 18 (22.50%) Citrix
11 17 (21.25%) IBM
12 16 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 15 (18.75%) SAN
13 15 (18.75%) SQL
14 14 (17.50%) ITIL
14 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
14 14 (17.50%) Oracle Database
15 13 (16.25%) NetApp
15 13 (16.25%) Dell
16 12 (15.00%) Apache
17 11 (13.75%) SLA
17 11 (13.75%) Service Management
18 10 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
18 10 (12.50%) HPUX
18 10 (12.50%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (15.00%) Apache
2 6 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.50%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
1 4 (5.00%) CloudFront
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.75%) SAN
3 9 (11.25%) WAN
3 9 (11.25%) SNMP
4 8 (10.00%) Firewall
5 7 (8.75%) LAN
5 7 (8.75%) DNS
6 3 (3.75%) WLAN
6 3 (3.75%) VPN
7 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.50%) MPLS
7 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.25%) SSL
8 1 (1.25%) OSPF
8 1 (1.25%) BGP
8 1 (1.25%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.25%) NAS
8 1 (1.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 19 (23.75%) MySQL
3 14 (17.50%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) TeamCity
2 5 (6.25%) Toad
3 3 (3.75%) Hudson
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (8.75%) Finance
3 5 (6.25%) Games
4 3 (3.75%) Publishing
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Analyst
2 16 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 15 (18.75%) Consultant
4 13 (16.25%) Network Consultant
5 10 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Architect
6 7 (8.75%) Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) UNIX Administrator
7 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (7.50%) Linux Specialist
7 6 (7.50%) Network Operations Consultant
7 6 (7.50%) Operations Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Linux Support
8 5 (6.25%) HPUX Specialist
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Network Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Network Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) HTML
2 4 (5.00%) J2EE
2 4 (5.00%) JSP
2 4 (5.00%) Servlets
2 4 (5.00%) Struts
2 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (5.00%) Ajax
2 4 (5.00%) JSON
2 4 (5.00%) jQuery
2 4 (5.00%) HTML5
2 4 (5.00%) Memcached
3 3 (3.75%) Middleware
4 1 (1.25%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) XML
4 1 (1.25%) XSLT
4 1 (1.25%) WSDL
4 1 (1.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) LPAR
2 3 (3.75%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.75%) Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) Statistics
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.50%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.25%) Replication
4 1 (1.25%) HACMP
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (45.00%) Windows
3 21 (26.25%) UNIX
4 19 (23.75%) Ubuntu
5 18 (22.50%) AIX
6 10 (12.50%) HPUX
7 9 (11.25%) CentOS
8 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (5.00%) Solaris
9 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.25%) SUSE
10 1 (1.25%) OS/390
10 1 (1.25%) zOS
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) ITIL
2 11 (13.75%) Service Management
3 10 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 10 (12.50%) Change Control
4 6 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.00%) Analytics
5 4 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (3.75%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.75%) Load Testing
7 2 (2.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.50%) Network Management
7 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.50%) ITSM
7 2 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.50%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) Java
2 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.75%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.50%) Python
5 5 (6.25%) Perl
6 4 (5.00%) PHP
6 4 (5.00%) C#
6 4 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.25%) C
8 1 (1.25%) VBScript
8 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.50%) CCNA
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 22 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (7.50%) vCloud
4 5 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.25%) vSphere
5 4 (5.00%) Varnish
6 3 (3.75%) XenApp
6 3 (3.75%) XenServer
7 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.25%) Xen
8 1 (1.25%) NFS
8 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) WMI
2 8 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 7 (8.75%) Puppet
4 5 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (6.25%) Foglight
5 4 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (5.00%) SELinux
6 3 (3.75%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.25%) yum
7 1 (1.25%) Ionix
7 1 (1.25%) Nessus
7 1 (1.25%) Nagios
7 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (68.75%) Red Hat
2 33 (41.25%) VMware
3 31 (38.75%) Cisco
4 27 (33.75%) Oracle
5 18 (22.50%) Citrix
6 17 (21.25%) IBM
7 13 (16.25%) Dell
7 13 (16.25%) NetApp
8 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (11.25%) HP
10 8 (10.00%) SAP
11 6 (7.50%) Veritas
12 5 (6.25%) Juniper
13 4 (5.00%) Splunk
14 3 (3.75%) Avaya
15 2 (2.50%) EMC
15 2 (2.50%) Sun
15 2 (2.50%) F5
16 1 (1.25%) Rapid7
16 1 (1.25%) CommVault
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