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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Rank 165 147 160
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 39 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 0.81% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.28% 3.50% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 36
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
1189 943 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.30% 23.04% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 782 991
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Warwickshire -3 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Birmingham -14 8 £32,500 -35.00%
Coventry -17 8 £38,750 +19.23%
Dudley -8 5 £26,000 -30.66% 1
Staffordshire -1 4 £38,000 -15.55%
Solihull -3 2 £42,500 +21.42%
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £45,000 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (70.31%) Red Hat
3 39 (60.94%) Windows
4 29 (45.31%) VMware
5 27 (42.19%) SQL Server
6 25 (39.06%) Cisco
7 21 (32.81%) SQL
7 21 (32.81%) Oracle
8 19 (29.69%) UNIX
8 19 (29.69%) IBM
9 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
9 18 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (25.00%) AIX
11 14 (21.88%) MySQL
11 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
12 13 (20.31%) Citrix
12 13 (20.31%) SAN
12 13 (20.31%) ITIL
12 13 (20.31%) Clustering
13 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.75%) CentOS
14 11 (17.19%) Ubuntu
14 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database
14 11 (17.19%) SLA
15 10 (15.63%) NetApp
15 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
15 10 (15.63%) vSphere
16 9 (14.06%) WMI
16 9 (14.06%) Performance Management
16 9 (14.06%) SNMP

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (14.06%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 18 (28.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (4.69%) CloudFront
1 3 (4.69%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 13 (20.31%) SAN
3 9 (14.06%) SNMP
4 8 (12.50%) Firewall
5 7 (10.94%) WAN
5 7 (10.94%) LAN
6 4 (6.25%) DNS
7 3 (4.69%) WLAN
8 1 (1.56%) LDAP
8 1 (1.56%) VoIP
8 1 (1.56%) VPN
8 1 (1.56%) SSL
8 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.56%) NAS
8 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) MySQL
3 11 (17.19%) Oracle Database
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Toad
2 3 (4.69%) Hudson
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.25%) Games
4 3 (4.69%) Publishing
4 3 (4.69%) Automotive
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Analyst
2 12 (18.75%) Administrator
3 11 (17.19%) Consultant
3 11 (17.19%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (14.06%) Network Consultant
5 9 (14.06%) Architect
6 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Network Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Network Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) AIX Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) Network Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Sales Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) HTML
2 4 (6.25%) Middleware
3 3 (4.69%) HTML5
3 3 (4.69%) Memcached
4 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.13%) Ajax
4 2 (3.13%) JSON
4 2 (3.13%) jQuery
4 2 (3.13%) J2EE
4 2 (3.13%) JSP
4 2 (3.13%) Servlets
4 2 (3.13%) Struts
5 1 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (1.56%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) XSLT
5 1 (1.56%) WSDL
5 1 (1.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Clustering
2 4 (6.25%) LPAR
2 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 2 (3.13%) Statistics
3 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.56%) HACMP
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Linux
2 39 (60.94%) Windows
3 19 (29.69%) UNIX
4 16 (25.00%) AIX
5 12 (18.75%) CentOS
6 11 (17.19%) Ubuntu
7 7 (10.94%) Solaris
8 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 3 (4.69%) HPUX
12 2 (3.13%) SUSE
12 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (1.56%) OS/390
13 1 (1.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) ITIL
2 9 (14.06%) Performance Management
3 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (10.94%) Service Management
5 6 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.81%) Change Control
7 4 (6.25%) Project Management
7 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.69%) Load Testing
8 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.69%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) Capacity Management
8 3 (4.69%) Analytics
9 2 (3.13%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.13%) ITSM
9 2 (3.13%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Java
2 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) Perl
3 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.69%) Ruby
4 3 (4.69%) PHP
4 3 (4.69%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) VCP4
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 18 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) vSphere
3 6 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (6.25%) RHEV
4 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.69%) Varnish
5 3 (4.69%) PowerHA
6 2 (3.13%) XenApp
6 2 (3.13%) XenServer
7 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.56%) SRDF
7 1 (1.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.56%) Xen
7 1 (1.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) WMI
2 5 (7.81%) Tivoli
2 5 (7.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (7.81%) Nagios
2 5 (7.81%) Foglight
3 3 (4.69%) SELinux
4 1 (1.56%) yum
Vendors
1 45 (70.31%) Red Hat
2 29 (45.31%) VMware
3 25 (39.06%) Cisco
4 21 (32.81%) Oracle
5 19 (29.69%) IBM
6 13 (20.31%) Citrix
7 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 10 (15.63%) NetApp
9 7 (10.94%) Dell
9 7 (10.94%) EMC
10 6 (9.38%) Juniper
11 4 (6.25%) Hitachi
12 3 (4.69%) Splunk
13 2 (3.13%) HP
13 2 (3.13%) CommVault
13 2 (3.13%) Avaya
13 2 (3.13%) SAP
14 1 (1.56%) Sun
14 1 (1.56%) Symantec
14 1 (1.56%) 3PAR
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